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Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 02-22-2013, 03:48 PM
Replies: 4
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Posted By Dakota89
Engine Removal

Note that with a load leveler you can remove the engine with the exhaust attached, you just have to tilt the front of the engine up around 45 degrees. Dont make the mistake i did. It slipped my mind...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 02-15-2013, 10:21 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 916
Posted By Dakota89
Oil Separator

Glad to hear there is a site cheaper than pelicanparts but as i said before its not the price of the part that makes the job unrealistic, its the amount of work required. By using this method i got...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 02-12-2013, 10:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 916
Posted By Dakota89
99 740il Cheap, semi-permanent cure to huge cloud of smoke at startup

Hello everyone im new to the forums i just thought id share a new cheaper and easier fix for the common broken oil separator usually not found out until the new crancase vent valve on the back of the...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 02-12-2013, 09:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 736
Posted By Dakota89
99 740il Engine Swap

First off, hello! Im new to the forums but i have been meaning to do some writeups on what ive done. Sadly on these wonderfully quirky cars everything has already been done. I have a link to a engine...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 11-11-2012, 04:14 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 58,616
Posted By Dakota89
From my limited diagnostics I was able to do on...

From my limited diagnostics I was able to do on my 99 740il I determined the problem I have (same symptoms as Bruce R) is faulty Vanos Adjuster Units. My car has what feels like a perfectly timed...
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