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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-27-2014, 04:53 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 27,238
Posted By NNY528i
Have you read the information presented in this...

Have you read the information presented in this thread ever. All you just wrote is covered in there.

As for life full of hatred i am just baffled by that. I have only ever presented factual info...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-26-2014, 07:34 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 27,238
Posted By NNY528i
Hey Aussie, Just wanted to say thanks for...

Hey Aussie,

Just wanted to say thanks for keeping up with this thread. I just discovered that I
Not subscribed to it. Glad to see someone else who has not been sucked down Into the pit of...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-26-2014, 06:56 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 48,247
Posted By NNY528i
I really don't think there is a need for separate...

I really don't think there is a need for separate threads. The procedure is essentially identical in either car even the diesels use the same procedure. The locations of bleeders move around minorly...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-05-2011, 04:31 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 7,128
Posted By NNY528i
you might want to look for a vacuum leak or a...

you might want to look for a vacuum leak or a damaged or cracked boot between the TB and the MAF. that is the most common source of intermittent leans, after that is fuel filter, fuel pump or...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-26-2011, 04:58 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,714
Posted By NNY528i
For one who knows everything you should know...

For one who knows everything you should know this, Ethanol has a lower energy density than gasoline so if you run an ethanol blend then you will get a lower power output than you will out of a...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-03-2011, 06:29 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,714
Posted By NNY528i
That's curious as Ethanol only really came into...

That's curious as Ethanol only really came into use in california starting in 2003 but didn't see wide use until after 2006 with the renewable fuels act. which means you car has been running on E10...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-03-2011, 06:08 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,296
Posted By NNY528i
Actualy aFAIK it was in fact a 528i all dressed...

Actualy aFAIK it was in fact a 528i all dressed up, I guess there were a half a dozen of them, if its that black and orange one.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-02-2011, 03:30 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,296
Posted By NNY528i
wearnt there a bunch of them in the National...

wearnt there a bunch of them in the National Treasure Book of secrets movie, all police cars as I recall.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-02-2011, 03:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,778
Posted By NNY528i
I think you got it, the fan is fine if it is not...

I think you got it, the fan is fine if it is not abused I would add expansion tank pressure cap to the list as well.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-01-2011, 04:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 610
Posted By NNY528i
I suspect someone spent more than a few hours...

I suspect someone spent more than a few hours sitting someplace waiting for the outside temperature to drop to the correct temperature or has a temperaturw controlled garage and pulled a ferris...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-31-2011, 02:45 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 7,170
Posted By NNY528i
Continental DWS is a great tire.

Continental DWS is a great tire.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-31-2011, 02:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 408
Posted By NNY528i
BMW CCA is open to all, however the membership...

BMW CCA is open to all, however the membership tends to be a little older than the average forum member. I would not classify most members as purists however if you are into ricing out E39s then you...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-31-2011, 02:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,869
Posted By NNY528i
Just drive the car up on ramps and tighten them...

Just drive the car up on ramps and tighten them down. the difference is minor and not important.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-29-2011, 08:00 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,904
Posted By NNY528i
looks pretty good, relatively even wear with the...

looks pretty good, relatively even wear with the majority on the inside,do you rotate the tires regularly if so that is why the fronts look the way they do, if not then it is probably all the hard...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-29-2011, 02:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 877
Posted By NNY528i
Also just thought of this, there is also a big...

Also just thought of this, there is also a big thick washer that sits on the nut side of joint as I recall. That could be the source of your problem if the bushings are still there and the nuts are...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-29-2011, 02:30 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,242
Posted By NNY528i
Why are you so focused on finding a spec that...

Why are you so focused on finding a spec that most likely does not exist, or if it does is so little used that it has been lost to obscurity. Not try to be flip just curious, grooves are not really a...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-28-2011, 05:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 858
Posted By NNY528i
yes absolutely the ATF could be the problem, the...

yes absolutely the ATF could be the problem, the conveter holds almost a third of the fluid inthe system, why would you not refill after that job?????? you could potentially due serious damage to...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-28-2011, 03:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,498
Posted By NNY528i
if the depth of the groove results in a metal...

if the depth of the groove results in a metal thckness less than the minimum spec for the rotor it should be replaced. this would be very unusual.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-28-2011, 03:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,242
Posted By NNY528i
I answered your question above, width is of no...

I answered your question above, width is of no concern, if dept exceeds rotor min thickness spec then it should be failed(or in the case of a groove 1/2 the minimum depth spec).
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-28-2011, 03:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 877
Posted By NNY528i
They are pressed into the spindle, do you have...

They are pressed into the spindle, do you have your orginal spindle if so you should be able to tap it out of the old carrier. you can reuse the lock nuts without any issue.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-27-2011, 10:26 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,242
Posted By NNY528i
Pedal pulsation has absolutely nothing to do with...

Pedal pulsation has absolutely nothing to do with grooves in the rotor, The effect of a pad not bedded to a rotor is one of reduced braking force due to reduced friction area. this is a generally...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-26-2011, 04:26 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,161
Posted By NNY528i
im sorry just noticed the 60000 miles on my tires...

im sorry just noticed the 60000 miles on my tires comment. it sounds like you got your buck out of those tires, the last set of ultra performance summer tires I had lasted about 25000 miles.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-25-2011, 05:51 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,318
Posted By NNY528i
you offer no support for your opinion other than...

you offer no support for your opinion other than the fact that the car is old(a whopping 6 years older) the endless numbers of old cars still plying the roads to this day clearly show the flaw in...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-25-2011, 05:37 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,297
Posted By NNY528i
sniff.....sniff sniff..........I smell a pedant...

sniff.....sniff sniff..........I smell a pedant somewhere around here......
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-25-2011, 05:29 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,318
Posted By NNY528i
If you despise these cars so much why are you...

If you despise these cars so much why are you here? I could frankly do with out the constant fear mongering and general negative attitude towards the car that most of us come here to enjoy and to...
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