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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-22-2014, 03:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 328
Posted By richardcoelho
very correct, heat shields didnt fit, i was...

very correct, heat shields didnt fit, i was confused but said F it anyway lol
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-21-2014, 07:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 328
Posted By richardcoelho
wow ok i dont feel that bad,,,lmfao

wow ok i dont feel that bad,,,lmfao
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-21-2014, 12:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 328
Posted By richardcoelho
lol so i was so exhausted and completely brain...

lol so i was so exhausted and completely brain farted...i re-installed the center support facing downward (upside down, thus the drive shaft didnt go up into the firewall as it should creating an...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-20-2014, 07:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 328
Posted By richardcoelho
figured it out guys,,,too embarrassed to say my...

figured it out guys,,,too embarrassed to say my stupid mistake, install error :( but it s all good now
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-12-2014, 04:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 328
Posted By richardcoelho
that does make sense with the car having no...

that does make sense with the car having no weight on the rear wheels, so maybe i should lift the front and get underneath with load on the rear wheels and readjust the center support bearing? also...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-12-2014, 04:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 328
Posted By richardcoelho
can you send me that post you got that diy from?

can you send me that post you got that diy from?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-12-2014, 08:56 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 328
Posted By richardcoelho
damn ...nothing?

damn ...nothing?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-11-2014, 11:00 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 328
Posted By richardcoelho
Need help please...Replaced CV

I recently decided to get rid of the tinging noise from my worn CV joint on my 2001 540i 6. I removed the D/S and checked the guibo and center support (which were still pretty good) also the car...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-24-2014, 07:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 584
Posted By richardcoelho
correct but sometimes a little research and local...

correct but sometimes a little research and local testing (same lab i got my oil tested) can show that alot of these bran name oils can break down quicker than they so, so im not talking out of my...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-24-2014, 07:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 584
Posted By richardcoelho
exactly, people need to stop being ****in broke

exactly, people need to stop being ****in broke
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-24-2014, 04:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 584
Posted By richardcoelho
Thank you, my point exactly. Mobil 1 gets too...

Thank you, my point exactly. Mobil 1 gets too thin for these cars and breaks down rapidly after 2500 miles of heat. Rotella is WAY better than Mobil 1. i was a fan but then i opened my eyes and stop...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-17-2014, 08:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 584
Posted By richardcoelho
I didnt get a lifespan, but 4200 and it was still...

I didnt get a lifespan, but 4200 and it was still good. i dont plan to go longer between oil changes expecially since a full rotella change is barely $60
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-15-2014, 08:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 584
Posted By richardcoelho
Oil Analysis Rotella T6 @ 4200 miles

Analysis came back good with oil performing at its best at 4200 miles on a 2001 540i 6 speed sport with full boltons and 175k. Check attached file.
Forum: Wheels and Tires 08-14-2014, 02:52 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 328
Posted By richardcoelho
i have a set of OEM 95's if you pay shipping you...

i have a set of OEM 95's if you pay shipping you can have them for $500 obo
Forum: Performance 07-20-2014, 08:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 920
Posted By richardcoelho
long shot but is the CAI still for sale?

long shot but is the CAI still for sale?
Forum: Wheels and Tires 04-07-2014, 08:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,226
Posted By richardcoelho
bump $900

bump $900
Forum: Exterior 03-26-2014, 08:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,123
Posted By richardcoelho
old post but is this hood still available?

old post but is this hood still available?
Forum: Wheels and Tires 03-07-2014, 08:24 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,226
Posted By richardcoelho
Final price drop to $1000 for the set!!! anyone?

Final price drop to $1000 for the set!!! anyone?
Forum: Wheels and Tires 03-02-2014, 09:20 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,226
Posted By richardcoelho
bump!!!

bump!!!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-02-2014, 09:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 301
Posted By richardcoelho
my friend told me that it needs to bed or brake...

my friend told me that it needs to bed or brake in and it will bit more when it mates with the rotor and give more bit
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-28-2014, 10:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 301
Posted By richardcoelho
i bled it the old fashion way while one person...

i bled it the old fashion way while one person pumps the pedal and holds it down while opening the bleeder screw then close and repeat.....and as for the pads they are different but the old ones were...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 02-28-2014, 07:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,226
Posted By richardcoelho
i taught it was a fair price for RK 2 piece in...

i taught it was a fair price for RK 2 piece in great shape,,and they are pretty rare....Price drop to $1100!!!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-28-2014, 06:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 301
Posted By richardcoelho
Question Brake pedal feels a bit soft/easy?? help

2001 bmw 540i 6spd 168k. Just did the pads all the way around,,, rotor were fine with minimal wear and no outer lip. I used Akebono ceramic pads all around and painted my calipers while i was at it....
Forum: Wheels and Tires 02-25-2014, 06:45 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,226
Posted By richardcoelho
bump!! no offers!

bump!! no offers!
Forum: Wheels and Tires 02-23-2014, 05:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,226
Posted By richardcoelho
bump?

bump?
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