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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-06-2009, 11:31 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 503
Posted By burt540
Its a regular interval, so I think it could be...

Its a regular interval, so I think it could be the aux water pump or something else belt driven.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-06-2009, 04:06 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 928
Posted By burt540
Thanks for the feedback guys! Now I have 2 parts...

Thanks for the feedback guys! Now I have 2 parts to check. Where's the aux water pump located? Also, is there a way to check the oil levels in the a/c?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-06-2009, 04:06 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 928
Posted By burt540
Thanks for the feedback guys! Now I have 2 parts...

Thanks for the feedback guys! Now I have 2 parts to check. Where's the aux water pump located? Also, is there a way to check the oil levels in the a/c?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-05-2009, 04:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 503
Posted By burt540
Troubleshooting AC noise

I am starting to experience a strange noise only when the ac is on. There's what appears to be a clunk that occurs periodically. Is it the signs of a pump failure or something? Any ideas on what...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-05-2009, 02:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 928
Posted By burt540
Knock when A/C is on?

Has anyone experienced something like a knocking sound when the A/C is on? I can hear and feel it in the drivers floor board. Is my A/C gonna fail?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-05-2009, 06:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 481
Posted By burt540
It's not a vibration. Rather a pulse felt on the...

It's not a vibration. Rather a pulse felt on the brake pedal only when the a/c is on. Is it the A/C pump? Is it a belt? Is it something else?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-05-2009, 06:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 481
Posted By burt540
Wow. Looks like I've got everyone puzzled?

Wow. Looks like I've got everyone puzzled?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-05-2009, 05:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 481
Posted By burt540
Yeah, it's an auto, but don't think it's the aux...

Yeah, it's an auto, but don't think it's the aux fan.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-05-2009, 04:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 481
Posted By burt540
Sensation felt on the brake pedal....

Okay, here goes. I am beginning to experience this faint pulse thru the brake pedal when at a stop. It only occurs when the A/C is running, so that leads me to believe it has something to do either...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-30-2009, 09:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 571
Posted By burt540
How do I go about removing the microfilter...

How do I go about removing the microfilter housing?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-30-2009, 10:00 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 571
Posted By burt540
Anyone with a 2000 540 tell me how to get to the wiper double relay?

So I bought the relay, however, I don't know where it is in the car. Did a search here on the site, but didn't see anything that gives me enough info to do the swap. Can anyone help?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-22-2009, 03:28 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,191
Posted By burt540
I'm not too familiar with the stabilizer bars. ...

I'm not too familiar with the stabilizer bars. Where are they in the suspension?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-22-2009, 11:45 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,191
Posted By burt540
Are you referring to swaybars???

Are you referring to swaybars???
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-22-2009, 11:20 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,191
Posted By burt540
Strut Tower Braces (front/rear)

I'm looking to buy Dinan front and rear strut tower braces in my car, but I am wondering if the rides going to be a lot harsher. Anyone?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-14-2009, 09:53 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 504
Posted By burt540
Actually, if you sight the red arrow in the pic,...

Actually, if you sight the red arrow in the pic, it's the wire that's right beneath it. What is that for? Looks like a sensor of some sort. Thoughts?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-13-2009, 09:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 504
Posted By burt540
Are those pieces replaceable or am I looking for...

Are those pieces replaceable or am I looking for a new intake???
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-13-2009, 06:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 504
Posted By burt540
Two wires from the intake???

Does anyone know that the two wires that come from the intake do? I noticed that both appear to be slightly melted. Any insight would be great. thanks!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-08-2009, 09:57 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 18,420
Posted By burt540
So when you rip out pieces of plastic from the...

So when you rip out pieces of plastic from the HVAC what happens? Do you get less air flow from the center console or something?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-24-2009, 05:27 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,401
Posted By burt540
Did you have to roll the fenders?

Did you have to roll the fenders?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-21-2009, 09:02 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,572
Posted By burt540
I considered selling my car too, but every time I...

I considered selling my car too, but every time I see another e39 on the road I think "That's one hot car!!!" The economy may be bad, but the ride isn't! Hehehehehe.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-20-2009, 01:57 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,038
Posted By burt540
Before you go and take off your belts, I'd try...

Before you go and take off your belts, I'd try checking the ps resevoir and/or look for noticeable leaks underneath (front driverside). My ps pump had a leak so I replaced it. So far so good!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-20-2009, 01:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 490
Posted By burt540
It could be your ps pump or its lines. I had to...

It could be your ps pump or its lines. I had to replace mine because I had a leak at around 145K.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-19-2009, 08:29 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 892
Posted By burt540
Which magnaflow did you buy?

Which magnaflow did you buy?
Forum: Cars - Private Party 03-18-2009, 01:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 872
Posted By burt540
I have an 00 that needs a new front bumper cover...

I have an 00 that needs a new front bumper cover that I'm considering letting go for around $8k. PM me if you're interested.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-18-2009, 01:28 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 931
Posted By burt540
Will it make a big difference if the brake ducts...

Will it make a big difference if the brake ducts installed later or at all?
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