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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-13-2012, 02:03 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,005
Posted By Anderias86
most likely your cats are bad since you have...

most likely your cats are bad since you have installed new O2 sensors which have a faster response than the old ones and it is easier for them to trigger a catalytic below efficiency code since the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-13-2012, 01:50 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,687
Posted By Anderias86
the seat sensor could be bypassed but i dont...

the seat sensor could be bypassed but i dont recommend that.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-13-2012, 01:50 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,687
Posted By Anderias86
it will be your weight seat sensor which will...

it will be your weight seat sensor which will cost you about 170 to buy it and replace it they always go back on BMW's...if your keeping the car u can leave it as is if your willing to fix it, u...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-13-2012, 12:52 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 596
Posted By Anderias86
here is a link to someone that did the job and...

here is a link to someone that did the job and posted pictures maybe it would help you.
http://forums.bimmerforums.com/forum/showthread.php?t=1220347
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-13-2012, 12:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 596
Posted By Anderias86
just to give u a heads up i recommend that you...

just to give u a heads up i recommend that you take pictures as you go along in your tear down of the engine, also if your engine has overheated i recommend that you replace the cylinder head bolts...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-10-2012, 04:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,351
Posted By Anderias86
have you checked the electrical connector to the...

have you checked the electrical connector to the sensor also, i had the same problem but when i went to autozone they actually sold me a BMW original part which after 7 months it went bad again...
Forum: F10 M5 (2012 - Current) 10-19-2011, 09:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 7,468
Posted By Anderias86
because of the height of the car i had an s4 that...

because of the height of the car i had an s4 that had the same height and i used to go through so many oil pans because of speed pumps and public parking concrete.....trust me whoever is buying one...
Forum: F10 M5 (2012 - Current) 10-19-2011, 01:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 7,468
Posted By Anderias86
what a bad spot to place the intercooler, they...

what a bad spot to place the intercooler, they are going to have a lot of problems from consumers....BMW will definitely will have a recall bulletin about the intercooler.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-18-2011, 07:01 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 4,500
Posted By Anderias86
can they be turned off without a scanner because...

can they be turned off without a scanner because they are useless, and for the people that think that they save life's guess what...you are driving forward not backward so i dont think someone would...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-17-2011, 04:13 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,747
Posted By Anderias86
Engine is Great so far about 7000miles took it...

Engine is Great so far about 7000miles took it for a trip to phoenix and 2 trips to las vegas and no leaks or lost of coolant everything works....from my experience is that the head is weldable, you...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-13-2011, 04:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 751
Posted By Anderias86
this is the best way to determine what is good...

this is the best way to determine what is good and what is bad......take the covers out and start the car in the early morning and if its hesitating unplug every coil one by one and you will see...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-13-2011, 04:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 751
Posted By Anderias86
i was able to see that #6 ignition coil was bad...

i was able to see that #6 ignition coil was bad on cold starts only.......for the first two minutes it wouldnt fire.....its like it needs to heat up then ignite and i know i have another one because...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-10-2011, 03:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 751
Posted By Anderias86
i have been searching for the same issue i have a...

i have been searching for the same issue i have a 2002 525i and this code is bugging me like no other everytime i search for this code it gives me a different cylinder misfire.....is it #3 or...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-23-2011, 07:14 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,625
Posted By Anderias86
if your gonna replace the cylinder head gasket...

if your gonna replace the cylinder head gasket check the block iif its straight if have checked on my car and it was bad so i had to machine that too..
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-22-2011, 07:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,625
Posted By Anderias86
to rule out if your head is good do a cylinder...

to rule out if your head is good do a cylinder leakage test its easy and it would save you a headache, if the readings will come out good then your engine is good, from there check your aux. fan this...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-22-2011, 07:06 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 59,808
Posted By Anderias86
i always wash it while the engine is...

i always wash it while the engine is running....first have a spray nozzle attached to the water hose water the engine while its running then use an engine cleaner spray can leave it for about 2...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-01-2011, 04:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,578
Posted By Anderias86
your p0340 is not a oxygen sensor code its the...

your p0340 is not a oxygen sensor code its the bank 1 cam position sensor
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-16-2011, 03:44 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,007
Posted By Anderias86
old wheel look nicer on your car you can paint...

old wheel look nicer on your car you can paint the lip on your old wheels in blue to match the color of your car....you will love the way it would look my friend did it on his e39 and everyone...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-16-2011, 03:33 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 363
Posted By Anderias86
your tranny is most likely low on fluid check...

your tranny is most likely low on fluid check your fluid first before anything else....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-16-2011, 03:31 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 911
Posted By Anderias86
actually its not bad it is a little on the high...

actually its not bad it is a little on the high side but that also comes on how clean it is, with these cars no one goes by kbb or edmund you would know by searching around your area in craigslist...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-16-2011, 03:21 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 987
Posted By Anderias86
did you take the engine apart and verified the...

did you take the engine apart and verified the head is cracked, its fixable if there is a machine shop by you also its cheaper, update us with what you get thanks
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-08-2011, 03:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 705
Posted By Anderias86
yeah i know what you mean i just did it on mine...

yeah i know what you mean i just did it on mine two days ago,
you take off the lights,
take off the bolts for the core support on top there are 4 bolts of torx 2 philip and 2 10mm on each end of...
Forum: Parting Out 07-08-2011, 03:26 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 8,482
Posted By Anderias86
are you selling the engine with the tranny and...

are you selling the engine with the tranny and the wiring harness/module together can u please let me know on the price
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-07-2011, 12:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 705
Posted By Anderias86
you can actually replace the fan without taking...

you can actually replace the fan without taking the bumper out............ i do it all the time its a 10 minute job
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-07-2011, 11:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 814
Posted By Anderias86
its an easy fix if you take the seats off the...

its an easy fix if you take the seats off the car, on the E39 its a common problem for the seats to go off tracks but its a really simple thing that makes it do that,
if you flip the seat to the...
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