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Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-11-2012, 05:52 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,183
Posted By johnniegold
I purchased one from Bavauto.com. You will have...

I purchased one from Bavauto.com. You will have to get it painted though.
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 09-30-2009, 05:49 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 757
Posted By johnniegold
I'm not shaking anymore

Finally. After replacing the center track rod, putting a new set of Michelin Primacy tires, a wheel alignment, replacing a rear ball joint and getting the tires balanced on a Hunter GSP9700...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-04-2009, 07:01 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,299
Posted By johnniegold
Thanks to all for the informative thread. I am...

Thanks to all for the informative thread. I am experiencing the same type of shaking with my steering wheel at approx. 40 mph. Bringing it in Friday to see what the problem is.
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 04-28-2009, 07:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,607
Posted By johnniegold
Just replaced the chrome grill with black slats...

Just replaced the chrome grill with black slats with an all chrome grill. Definitely pops against the biarritzblau blue. Much better than the chrome with black slats. Now the lights look dull. ...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-01-2009, 03:40 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 22,676
Posted By johnniegold
540iman, I think you are confusing my situation...

540iman, I think you are confusing my situation with the original poster. In his case, I believe the insurance company indicated that they would not cover the insured because there was no visible...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-01-2009, 04:17 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 22,676
Posted By johnniegold
Sorry, I don't have any pics. None. ...

Sorry, I don't have any pics.



None.



I will.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-30-2009, 05:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,238
Posted By johnniegold
Don't forget to replace the grommets.

Don't forget to replace the grommets.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-30-2009, 03:34 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 22,676
Posted By johnniegold
Following up from previous post. The good news...

Following up from previous post. The good news is that my insurance will cover the damage. This includes a new wiring harness, computer and assorted hoses, etc. However, they would not cover the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-27-2009, 01:38 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 22,676
Posted By johnniegold
Insurance company sending someone to look at it...

Insurance company sending someone to look at it on Monday. I'll follow-up.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-26-2009, 02:28 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 22,676
Posted By johnniegold
Sorry if this is in the wrong thread. Mods...

Sorry if this is in the wrong thread. Mods please move if necessary. But on the topic, my mechanic called and said the computer is shot and it would need a new harness etc. He suggested I call my...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-25-2009, 07:30 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 22,676
Posted By johnniegold
I have been reading this thread because today on...

I have been reading this thread because today on my way home the engine cut out on my '97 740i. I coasted through the intersection and pulled over to the side of the road. I saw some smoke under...
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 03-08-2009, 01:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 690
Posted By johnniegold
I did this the other day and actually could not...

I did this the other day and actually could not get the floss underneath the emblem. I used the credit card method. I shielded the hood with the credit card and used a flat head screwdriver to get...
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 02-27-2009, 01:01 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 500
Posted By johnniegold
Hood Emblem

I just changed the hood emblem on my '97 740i. I got the emblem and grommet from Bavauto. Although it looks nice, the emblem is not as snug as the original emblem. I can just pull off again with...
Forum: General BMW 07-16-2008, 05:14 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 371
Posted By johnniegold
Window Lock Switch

The window lock switch came off in my '97 740i. My mechanic said the whole panel needs to be replaced.

The window switches work fine. It is more for cosmetic reasons than functionality that I...
Forum: New Member Introductions 07-14-2008, 02:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 557
Posted By johnniegold
Hi All

I have been a lurker here for awhile. I always received great information that I figured that I might as well join up. :D
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