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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-15-2012, 10:05 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 7,839
Posted By danholguin
Sounds like the exact problem I had. Changed...

Sounds like the exact problem I had. Changed intake manifold cover (CCV) and it fixed the problem. Semi easy DIY and part is about $75.00.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-14-2012, 02:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 324
Posted By danholguin
I was hoping to gain the upgraded performance...

I was hoping to gain the upgraded performance from the Dinan software if it was an easy swap. I didn't want all the extra trouble and expense to recode, since my car runs like a champ. Thanks for...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-14-2012, 01:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 324
Posted By danholguin
ECU Swap?

I have a 1999 540iA in perfect / fast driving condition. It has the original ECU. I know someone who is selling a ECU with Dinan Stage 1 flash programmed inside. The ECU was for a 1999 540iA...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-18-2012, 10:31 PM
Replies: 2,586
Views: 280,922
Posted By danholguin
308788 My 1999 540i.

308788

My 1999 540i.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-26-2011, 03:17 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 720
Posted By danholguin
540i Smoke on start and whistling noise

My 99 540i intermittently blew white smoke from exhaust on cold start. After driving for a while, and when the car was warm, I would intermittently hear a whistling sound coming from the engine on...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-16-2011, 11:50 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,157
Posted By danholguin
I used the kicking the tire method (from the...

I used the kicking the tire method (from the Bernardo Manual):D, but I guess a rubber mallet would work too. After getting tire off, clean rust on hub, there will be plenty. Then place a layer of...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-16-2011, 11:37 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 8,393
Posted By danholguin
I have the classic style # 33, 16x7. I wanted a...

I have the classic style # 33, 16x7. I wanted a more sportier look, so I just got a set of used style # 42, 17x8. I'm going to put on this weekend and i'll post pics soon.:thumbup:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-02-2011, 01:05 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 7,904
Posted By danholguin
I used Centric Premium rotors on all four and...

I used Centric Premium rotors on all four and used Posi Quiet Semi Met pads. No problems, I really like the no dust. I'm no expert but my I can't tell any difference in OEM and the ones I have on...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-20-2011, 12:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 411
Posted By danholguin
Thanks, no inverter. Yes that seems to be the...

Thanks, no inverter. Yes that seems to be the problem. I will order relays this week.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-16-2011, 11:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 411
Posted By danholguin
Upgrade head/rear lights problem

I recently purchased a 1999 black 540I. The purchase was a good buy, solid car and good price. The previous owner upgraded the front lights with Hella Xenon angel eyes and Hella rear CELIS LED tail...
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