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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-29-2011, 07:05 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,953
Posted By eob
I have the 08 528 sport because i need better gas...

I have the 08 528 sport because i need better gas milage since I drive 100 miles a day. Best option on mine beyond the look is the 7 series sport seat package.....very nice and makes my drive every...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-29-2011, 06:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 571
Posted By eob
Thanks that what I thought too but being told...

Thanks that what I thought too but being told based on month built could be different.....I was surprised to here that....is there any place on the car that would confirm.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-29-2011, 06:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 571
Posted By eob
E46 or e90 tell me the difference

Okay, so not to sound stupid but my wife has a 2006 325xi is it a e46 or e90? Honestly up until today I thought it was a e90 but some beg to differ, how can I can confirm....
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-13-2011, 06:47 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,469
Posted By eob
Cont Extreme contacts were amazing for me with my...

Cont Extreme contacts were amazing for me with my E39 for years...trying to fiqure out what to do with my E60 as I type.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-13-2011, 06:44 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,539
Posted By eob
Sport package is the only way to go....real sport...

Sport package is the only way to go....real sport package with tires and suspension as Ben said....I have had the E39 and now E60 with sport and driven others without...no comparison...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-07-2010, 07:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,241
Posted By eob
Twisted Seat got worse

Okay so I tried repairing the dreaded twisted seat tonight....after doing everything I read it actually has gotten worse...now I can't even drive it without being on top of the steering wheel.....if...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-23-2010, 12:08 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 11,919
Posted By eob
cn90, this was a great help....it took about 40...

cn90, this was a great help....it took about 40 minutes for the first door and only 20 minutes for the second door. Both vapor barriers were coming off and now resealed....crossing my fingers this...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-03-2010, 04:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 867
Posted By eob
Three Water pumps in 8 months

2002 525I

I have had three water pumps in eight months. First one the plug blew out, second one leaked and now the third one is leaking...what is causing this problem...my guys that work on car...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-16-2009, 07:25 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 587
Posted By eob
Thank you....much apprecaited....not sure what...

Thank you....much apprecaited....not sure what test button it was that made this come on but at least I know it won't hurt the car.....I will try the battery option if it doesn't turn off any time...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-15-2009, 05:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 587
Posted By eob
Dashboard - Two cars- Help

Okay I screwed up tonight, hit the reset button by accident and now I have two cars showing up on my dash board in the center....what does this mean and what did I screw up
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-18-2009, 09:17 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 462
Posted By eob
Temp Signal

My outside temp gauge is saying the proper temp...every so often I get the inside beep from the computer that says the outside temp is really low even though it is correct on the dash...example, 59...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-08-2009, 05:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 490
Posted By eob
Two outlets...one cig and one in console...I just...

Two outlets...one cig and one in console...I just don't know which dam fuse....not clear on the diagram
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-08-2009, 05:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 490
Posted By eob
All my chargers blew out

On my 2006 328X all the charges inside the car stopped working....assuming it is a fuse but does anyone know which one since the fuse box sucks to work with....

Also, I have gone through three car...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-07-2009, 08:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,168
Posted By eob
Alarm Keeps going off

Why would my alarm keep going off for no reason. It went off about five times in the last week and half. Some have told me the battery is going bad?????
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-16-2009, 04:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,107
Posted By eob
Thanks for the insight...I guess it is heading to...

Thanks for the insight...I guess it is heading to the shop....this one sounds like it is beyond me....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-16-2009, 10:57 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,107
Posted By eob
Check Engine Soon - Code 491-492

Gang, just had codes read on my 02 525 and it came up 491-492. Any ideas on what I should be looking at with these codes? Any help would be great.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-19-2009, 01:28 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 238
Posted By eob
Recall Question

Has anyone heard of a recall regarding the fuel system for a 02 / 525 made prior to September 02? I am trying to find this if the case...may be a issue I am dealing with...can't find anything on it.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-15-2009, 05:54 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 325
Posted By eob
Bringing it Back to Life - Stutter Stutter

2002/525/sports package

New Transmission, tourge converter and center bearing and I should be good to go thats what I am told....

From a previous post here is the update.

My car was...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-10-2009, 03:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 702
Posted By eob
Also, new plugs, new fuel filter after this...

Also, new plugs, new fuel filter after this started. The dealership took out the coil and switched it to see if that was the issue and it wasn't....up to this never had to do much, new drive belt...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-10-2009, 03:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 702
Posted By eob
93k miles, happens consistently yet more obvious...

93k miles, happens consistently yet more obvious after car has been running for awhile...
Can this be a Vanos issue that so many talk about
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-10-2009, 02:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 702
Posted By eob
The stutters

Anyone ever have the problem of stutter at the point of pushing the gas pedal...my 02 525 is stuttering when I start out or try to increase speed...it is driving me nuts...dealer says it is a tourque...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-10-2009, 02:27 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,991
Posted By eob
I would love to get my hands on the files for the...

I would love to get my hands on the files for the Garmin download....any chance I could get those my way
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-07-2009, 03:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 523
Posted By eob
The dealership said they checked the drive shaft...

The dealership said they checked the drive shaft and all is fine....the stutter is coming when I apply the gas pedal and am starting....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-07-2009, 12:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 523
Posted By eob
Torque converter or Drive Shaft

Okay posted earlier about sluggish issues at start up...dealer now says I need to change the torque converter. I have a guy who works on BMW's, who I trust, saying he thinks it is the drive shaft...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-07-2009, 11:33 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 513
Posted By eob
Update

Okay so the dealer just called and told me that I need to replace the transmission due to a torque converter within in it....does this sound correct or fixable with out replacement.
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