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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-13-2014, 10:53 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,029
Posted By flyboyy
when you get vibration.. are you stepping on the...

when you get vibration.. are you stepping on the brakes ? or even when you accelerate gas ? I had vibrations before and it was my rotors... were your brakes ever replaced ? and if so. did they...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-03-2014, 07:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 287
Posted By flyboyy
trunk interior lights

anyone know how I can turn off the trunks interior lights ?

I want to trickle charge my car battery and need to leave the trunk open.. anyone know how I can turn those lights off in the trunk ?
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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-15-2014, 07:48 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,202
Posted By flyboyy
I do not see pics either..

I do not see pics either..
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-15-2014, 07:46 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 620
Posted By flyboyy
Thanks for the tips :).. now I dont have to worry...

Thanks for the tips :).. now I dont have to worry about wasting oil..
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-14-2014, 08:15 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 620
Posted By flyboyy
I guess.. I will wait til.. end of summer and do...

I guess.. I will wait til.. end of summer and do the project.. with oil and filter change.. this way.. I dont waste oil.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-13-2014, 01:17 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 620
Posted By flyboyy
I would also liek to add.. it is possible that it...

I would also liek to add.. it is possible that it can be your valve cover gasket as well.

valve cover gasket and OFH gasket are the 2 places where most people are having for oil leaks.

hope...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-27-2013, 04:27 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 170
Posted By flyboyy
e39 530i oil filter

planning to order some oil filters for my e39 anyone want to split it ?

maybe take 4-5 oil filters ? let me know..
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-17-2013, 06:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 386
Posted By flyboyy
' THanks for the link and information.. it...

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THanks for the link and information.. it was extremely helpful reading it...

mine will be a bit different as I have a NAV system.. gotta figure out how to get that out..

Thanks again......
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-17-2013, 03:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 386
Posted By flyboyy
any DIY on this ? I have no clue how to take that...

any DIY on this ? I have no clue how to take that apart.

THanks.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-17-2013, 12:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 386
Posted By flyboyy
strange whirring sound from cabin

I have a strange whirring sound coming from inside the cabin sounds like coming from underneath the steering wheel in middle console area by radio.. it almost sound like a CD Spinning . I have ny...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-04-2013, 10:10 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,482
Posted By flyboyy
that looks like a switch to turn on the stealth...

that looks like a switch to turn on the stealth mode that was customized on your BMW.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-28-2013, 12:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,033
Posted By flyboyy
normal price is about $8/qt if memory serves me...

normal price is about $8/qt if memory serves me right.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-28-2013, 09:31 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,033
Posted By flyboyy
Costco MOBILE 1 Synthetic OIL on sale

I remember some members were wondering were we get our oils so cheap. well here is your chance to grab some if you or your friend or family member has membership at Costco.

I got costco circular...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-21-2013, 07:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 729
Posted By flyboyy
he might have an M5 hidding behind a 530i badge...

he might have an M5 hidding behind a 530i badge lol
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-14-2013, 09:26 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,163
Posted By flyboyy
Cranks hard wont fire up... sounds to me like...

Cranks hard wont fire up... sounds to me like fuel problem ?

cant be battery.. if it can crank hard... and after many tries it will fire up..

so I am guessing it has to do with fuel issues....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-10-2013, 08:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 569
Posted By flyboyy
from now on.. anyone calling bluebee a HE, they...

from now on.. anyone calling bluebee a HE, they will need to buy bluebee a beer :)
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-09-2013, 12:35 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,456
Posted By flyboyy
Try to get a screw or bolt extractor.. I think...

Try to get a screw or bolt extractor.. I think Bluebee had this problem before read a thread relating to it.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-09-2013, 09:14 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,456
Posted By flyboyy
I usually get my oil from COSTCO... MOBILE 1...

I usually get my oil from COSTCO... MOBILE 1 syn... 5W30 6 bottles for $30 when on sale.. so I usually buy 2 cases to 3 cases.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-07-2013, 10:02 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,456
Posted By flyboyy
tell your boyfriend to get under the car and...

tell your boyfriend to get under the car and change the oil for you!! :)

actually you can buy one of those oil extractors so you dont even need to get under the car.

I have something like...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-06-2013, 09:16 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 786
Posted By flyboyy
my friend you got a very bad situation here.. I...

my friend you got a very bad situation here.. I suggest you not to drive it at all..

why do I say this ?

first off.. since you leaked coolant.. now your coolant system has AIR inside.. no...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-04-2013, 07:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 435
Posted By flyboyy
yes.. I have agree with this guy... I did...

yes.. I have agree with this guy...

I did mine about a week ago.. and let me tell you.. it is not a good feeling to be in the cold.. I had no choice cuz I had to change my valve cover gasket cuz ...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-04-2013, 07:28 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,050
Posted By flyboyy
Man.. I remeber this happening to me.. when I was...

Man.. I remeber this happening to me.. when I was local... I locked the doors and like an idiot I went to the trunk to get something .. while looking for that something.. I layed the key in the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-03-2013, 10:23 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,938
Posted By flyboyy
are you sure its not.. burning oil smell ? its...

are you sure its not.. burning oil smell ? its possible that oil leaking from your VCG that is getting onto the exhaust pipes and causing the burning oil smell to get into your cabin..

I had...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-03-2013, 07:10 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 848
Posted By flyboyy
simple test... when car is off use a multimeter...

simple test... when car is off use a multimeter and check what voltage you got on the battery.

it should be 12v or so

and then turn on your car and test the battery again with voltage...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-02-2013, 11:35 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,129
Posted By flyboyy
I would agree with you sir... bleed the...

I would agree with you sir...

bleed the cooling system first as it is free.. all it takes is a screw driver and some bmw coolant.. make sure its full and no bubbles coming from the bleeding...
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