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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-18-2013, 07:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,148
Posted By Mfivestar
awesome thanks for the great pictures. Im...

awesome thanks for the great pictures. Im assuming you thought of this before you did the repair, but would this job be possible from the underside?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-18-2013, 03:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,148
Posted By Mfivestar
crankshaft position sensor

02 330i

Has anyone changed the crankshaft position sensor on their 330i? Specifically the sedan. i seen a couple right ups, but they were both coupes, and they seem to have a slightly different...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-27-2013, 10:55 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 564
Posted By Mfivestar
Thanks for the suggestions. I installed the new...

Thanks for the suggestions. I installed the new battery, and car seems a lot better. It have not had the issue in almost a week now. The service engine light is on still, but I know I need to...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-22-2013, 05:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 564
Posted By Mfivestar
youre thinking maybe a low voltage situation...

youre thinking maybe a low voltage situation causing multiple issues? My battery may be really old. Ive had the car for almost 5 years now and I might have never replaced the battery since ive had...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-22-2013, 04:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 564
Posted By Mfivestar
dsc light and BRAKE light in yellow comes on randomly

02 330i

Hi everyone, I started having a weird issue recently. The dsc and brake light in yellow will randomly come on while driving causing the car to either run really rough losing power...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 11-13-2012, 10:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,236
Posted By Mfivestar
No wet carpet yet. Ive had bmw cars for years...

No wet carpet yet.
Ive had bmw cars for years and never had this problem. Is there a repair manual download for e38? I have the 3 and 5 series but cant find 7 series e38. Thanks
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 11-13-2012, 09:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,236
Posted By Mfivestar
smells like coolant

I have a 95 740i and the last couple days its smelling like coolant while driving inside the car. Theres no leaks under the car that i can tell, its not overheating(yet). could it be heater core...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-18-2009, 12:24 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 4,083
Posted By Mfivestar
How do you like your 06 civic si? is it sedan or...

How do you like your 06 civic si? is it sedan or coupe? I used to have a 00 civic si, that little car was tons of fun, love those high revs from that little four banger.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-18-2009, 12:21 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 8,218
Posted By Mfivestar
They might be better spark plugs(pulse plugs)...

They might be better spark plugs(pulse plugs) idk, but I read that they only have half the life span of a regular spark plug, so they cost more and you need to change them more often. Maybe thats...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-18-2009, 11:57 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 8,218
Posted By Mfivestar
I found this info by searching the forum, try to...

I found this info by searching the forum, try to search next time you might find what your lookn for a little sooner. Hope this helps you out.

...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-17-2009, 06:51 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 796
Posted By Mfivestar
Well today Allstate looked at the car and gave me...

Well today Allstate looked at the car and gave me a check for a little over $4000. And I dropped my car off at the body shop and its estimated to take 10+ days to fix:( Atleast its getting done. I...
Forum: E36 M3 (1995-1999) 02-16-2009, 12:45 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 891
Posted By Mfivestar
accord is not hondas M5

accord is not hondas M5
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-14-2009, 08:39 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 796
Posted By Mfivestar
Oh I wanted to do something like that so bad. I...

Oh I wanted to do something like that so bad. I probably should call some accident lawyers and get some advice on this, because today my neck and back are starting to bother me, and I also have a...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-14-2009, 08:35 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 796
Posted By Mfivestar
Yes its a requirement to have insurance in CA. ...

Yes its a requirement to have insurance in CA. He accually said he has a "buddy" that owns a reapair shop and he'll fix the damage and then put the driver who hit me on a payment plan. Hmmmm thats...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-14-2009, 12:46 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,823
Posted By Mfivestar
Has anyone tried 76? Thay have that high octane...

Has anyone tried 76? Thay have that high octane racing fuel i think its 100 or 105 octane. i havnt tried it, I was thinking of trying though, maybe once my car is all bandaged up from the accident....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-14-2009, 12:40 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 796
Posted By Mfivestar
Today I called the driver who hit me and he didnt...

Today I called the driver who hit me and he didnt answer so i left a message. 3 hrs go by and no returned phone call so i call again and what a suprise.....no answer. So I decide to call my...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-12-2009, 10:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 796
Posted By Mfivestar
Thats a good idea, i'll right up a contract. I...

Thats a good idea, i'll right up a contract. I have uninsured motorist protection so I know the damage will get fixed one way or another. But i really just want him to pay for damage he caused and...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-12-2009, 10:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 796
Posted By Mfivestar
Rear ended!!!

:mad: I am having the worst of luck so far this year. I just picked up my car from the shop yesterday after fixing the cooling system. Today I took my 525i to get the trans serviced. My wife...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 02-12-2009, 10:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 622
Posted By Mfivestar
I just changed the fluid and filter today. So...

I just changed the fluid and filter today. So far so good. Trans is shifting great!! hopefully it holds up.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-11-2009, 06:21 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,262
Posted By Mfivestar
UPDATE- I disconnected battery cables, put them...

UPDATE- I disconnected battery cables, put them back on and now temp gauge is working normal again. Car is running good and temp is good. For some reason I still keep looking down at the temp gauge...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-11-2009, 09:44 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 806
Posted By Mfivestar
Ok its called DOUBLE TEMPERATURE SWITCH.

Ok its called DOUBLE TEMPERATURE SWITCH.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-11-2009, 09:35 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 806
Posted By Mfivestar
Oh ok I guess it would have been helpful to state...

Oh ok I guess it would have been helpful to state which year, model etc. thanks
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 02-11-2009, 09:33 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 622
Posted By Mfivestar
Hmmm changing the fluid is kinda scary then,...

Hmmm changing the fluid is kinda scary then, because after the car is warmed up it shifts fine. But if it is the trans going bad either way its going to get worse. I used this stuff before in one...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-11-2009, 09:21 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 806
Posted By Mfivestar
Is the CTS the one that plugs into the lower...

Is the CTS the one that plugs into the lower hose? Whats the one that plugs in I believe right after the therostat? It either plugs in or skrews in and then a connector clips on to the top of it. ...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 02-11-2009, 02:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 622
Posted By Mfivestar
Transmission problem 92 525i

I have a 92 525i with 190k miles and still runinng like a champ. Dont know when the last time trans has been services or if it has ever been serviced. But lately its been shifting hard,...
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