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Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 02-04-2015, 12:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 244
Posted By Thrills
Its always something but when its right its a...

Its always something but when its right its a dream to drive!

Cheers mate!
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 02-04-2015, 11:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 244
Posted By Thrills
Speedometer

Mine just quit working on my e38. Any helpful tips on a relatively easy fix? Or is this something that's going to be painful? I'm prepared either way. LOL!

Thanks all,
Thrills!
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 12-02-2014, 07:04 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 833
Posted By Thrills
Sending her out to my mechanic to see what the...

Sending her out to my mechanic to see what the problem is.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 12-01-2014, 06:35 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 833
Posted By Thrills
I recently bought a new battery and it only...

I recently bought a new battery and it only registers 65%. and the guy at AutoZone thinks it could be effecting the tranny. I don't know how but...there was fluid on the ground under my car and it...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 12-01-2014, 05:30 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 833
Posted By Thrills
Could it be the alternator?

Could it be the alternator?
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 11-30-2014, 04:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 833
Posted By Thrills
transmission failsafe warning

Please help... this warning came on and the car is very sluggish. Does this mean my tranny has let go? My transmission was serviced 6 months ago. Any advice would be welcomed and appreciated.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-11-2014, 05:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 588
Posted By Thrills
Alarm goes off for no reason

My car alarm has been going off for no reason at all. I am at my wits end about this. Can someone please help me out with my dilenma. e38 1995 740i

Thanks!
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 02-24-2014, 01:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 239
Posted By Thrills
alarm problem

The alarm on my e38 will go off for no apparent reason. Has this happened to anyone else and what can be done to fix this problem? I thank you in advance for your help.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-09-2013, 12:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 309
Posted By Thrills
It's like it doesn't want to shift.

It's like it doesn't want to shift.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-08-2013, 11:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 309
Posted By Thrills
Gear changes

My 95 e38 gets stuck in third gear and I have to toggle the A/M switch when the rpm's are under 2.5. Is my tranny about to go or is this a treatable problem? It happens intermittely. (sp) Just wanted...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 12-27-2012, 01:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,347
Posted By Thrills
I had the blower motor replaced. And the car sat...

I had the blower motor replaced. And the car sat idle for 2 months. Thus my thoughts about the converter. I just want to get it back on the road again.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 12-26-2012, 12:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,347
Posted By Thrills
Car will not accelerate

After having some work done to my e38 it will not pick up speed and accelerate. I'm wondering if it was old gas that made the catalytic converter go bad. I would appreciate any and all advice.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 10-18-2011, 01:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,348
Posted By Thrills
95 740i, 17mpg with 227,875. I have a heavy foot...

95 740i, 17mpg with 227,875. I have a heavy foot and I need to get her tuned up and give her a little love.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-12-2011, 12:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,679
Posted By Thrills
True that.

True that.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-12-2011, 12:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,679
Posted By Thrills
Was told it was the blower motor and was given a...

Was told it was the blower motor and was given a quote of 1,400.00. 700 for labor and 600 for parts. Does this sound about right?
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-11-2011, 09:39 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,679
Posted By Thrills
It does not blow any air out cold or otherwise....

It does not blow any air out cold or otherwise. Thoughts? My baby just needs some TLC. Thanks everyone!
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-10-2011, 05:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,679
Posted By Thrills
95 740i - AC went out today

My AC went out today in this South Carolina heat. It worked for a while, then just went out. My question could it just be a fuse or is there a bigger problem that i'll have to face?

Cheers!
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 06-10-2011, 11:52 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 978
Posted By Thrills
Will do. Thanks!

Will do. Thanks!
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 06-09-2011, 01:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 978
Posted By Thrills
Thanks! You got a sweet ride!

Thanks! You got a sweet ride!
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 06-09-2011, 11:27 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 978
Posted By Thrills
Check Brake Lights

My check brake light message came on and after checking the bulbs, which were not blown, I looked for a fuse to change but didn't find it in the engine compartment. Looking for my next clue as to...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 05-09-2011, 05:42 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 8,796
Posted By Thrills
My e38

277797My 95 e38. 221,587 miles.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 05-09-2011, 05:24 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 8,796
Posted By Thrills
I'm not exactly tech savvy so would someone...

I'm not exactly tech savvy so would someone please explain to me how to upload a picture from my blackberry to this site? I've tried several things and nothing works.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 04-26-2011, 04:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 692
Posted By Thrills
95 740i - Tie rods

I'm going to have to replace the front tie rod on my 740i. My question is what price should I shoot for to get them fixed. I would love a ballpark figure if ya got it!

Cheers!
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 04-14-2011, 09:56 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,259
Posted By Thrills
My baby has 220,714. Its still a beast! These...

My baby has 220,714. Its still a beast! These cars are a blast to drive!
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 04-11-2011, 01:56 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 9,157
Posted By Thrills
I've been running my baby on 89 octane and its...

I've been running my baby on 89 octane and its still a beast!
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