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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-05-2016, 07:36 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,044
Posted By 16valex
I was just kidding around.

I was just kidding around.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-05-2016, 10:32 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 485
Posted By 16valex
lol!

lol!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-05-2016, 10:30 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 485
Posted By 16valex
I should never have sold my Toyota trucks. ...

I should never have sold my Toyota trucks. 18R-C, 20R, 22R, 22RE, to the unbelievable 3.4 V6. They are all unbelievable engines. Oh! The 4.0 V6 is best engine so far for me, getting 20 MPG average...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-04-2016, 08:37 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,044
Posted By 16valex
That just the nature of an old V8, get an I6...

That just the nature of an old V8, get an I6 problem solved! :)
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-04-2016, 06:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 485
Posted By 16valex
Not much going on with my 3 bimmers neither in...

Not much going on with my 3 bimmers neither in the last 3 years.

Chasing goose on the 97 E39 timing, moved the secondary sprocket by one tooth but still sitting at 15 degree at idle. This car is...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-04-2016, 09:19 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 404
Posted By 16valex
Deal fell through :(

Okay, here the deal.
04 X3 2.5 6 speeds with 165K miles.
car is not current registered, so can only drive around in the parking lot of his apartment complex.
Over all condition is average with a...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-04-2016, 09:07 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 404
Posted By 16valex
Hey Thanks! :thumbup: Man! The more I...

Hey Thanks! :thumbup:

Man! The more I research the more I dislike the Xdrive.......Maybe XI is better for me.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-03-2016, 08:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 404
Posted By 16valex
Thanks for the links. :thumbup:

Thanks for the links. :thumbup:
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-03-2016, 08:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 404
Posted By 16valex
Hum! Thanks. I need to do a little reading then. ...

Hum! Thanks. I need to do a little reading then.

But didn't X-drive start in 09? Mine is an 04 so I think it's the same as XI as in E46 XI.?

Just found some more info, my 04 X3 indeed has...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-03-2016, 06:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 404
Posted By 16valex
Why BMW fluid only? I've been using Redline and...

Why BMW fluid only? I've been using Redline and Purple Sychromesh for transfer case on my 330Xi forever.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-03-2016, 05:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 404
Posted By 16valex
No problem yet! :) The only maintenance history...

No problem yet! :)
The only maintenance history the PO has is he paid $3K for cooling over haul from the dealer! Ouch!!

I plan to change all fluid in the next opportunity.
Will check suspension...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-03-2016, 03:53 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 404
Posted By 16valex
Where should I start

New 04 X3 owner here.
Where should I start? Vanos seals? Cooling? Suspension, and axles?

Any advice will be appreciated!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-02-2016, 10:06 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 953
Posted By 16valex
Mannaggia tua! Tutti! :D

Mannaggia tua! Tutti! :D
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-02-2016, 09:39 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 953
Posted By 16valex
I hear what you're saying. I'm just thinking...

I hear what you're saying. I'm just thinking out side of the box, and I had said specifically a leak in the FPR, loosing vacuum in the FPR is not a good thing at idle, the vacuum is there to dampen...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-02-2016, 08:24 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 953
Posted By 16valex
Okay, so your car is running rich that we know. ...

Okay, so your car is running rich that we know.
And from the last experience we had with Boostedstroker it was the MAF. Did you try a different MAF and see if the fuel trims change?

One other...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-01-2016, 08:31 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 773
Posted By 16valex
Thanks, I'll play with it some more. ...

Thanks, I'll play with it some more.



Thanks for the tips.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-01-2016, 07:39 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 773
Posted By 16valex
So I bought an Elm327 and Torque App. So far so...

So I bought an Elm327 and Torque App. So far so good. Still trying to understand the terminologies, the English for setting up graph is like Chinese to me. Having a little trouble to display all...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-31-2016, 08:47 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,044
Posted By 16valex
You really don't need a catch can, a little of...

You really don't need a catch can, a little of condensation will be burned off. I did this on my 330XI.
900 miles later and so far so good.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-31-2016, 06:38 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 621
Posted By 16valex
Good to see you pop up here once awhile! :)

Good to see you pop up here once awhile! :)
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-30-2016, 07:19 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 621
Posted By 16valex
Looks like Jake got himself a new job :)

Looks like Jake got himself a new job :)
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-30-2016, 06:19 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,415
Posted By 16valex
Save that money and get a minivan. Problem...

Save that money and get a minivan. Problem solved! :)
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-28-2016, 03:18 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,345
Posted By 16valex
97-528 207K So far I beat everybody here:D

97-528 207K So far I beat everybody here:D
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-28-2016, 10:45 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 460
Posted By 16valex
That is confusing!!!!!!!!:rofl::rofl: Just...

That is confusing!!!!!!!!:rofl::rofl:
Just kidding.:D
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-28-2016, 08:38 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 863
Posted By 16valex
Seriously?

Seriously?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-27-2016, 06:51 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 863
Posted By 16valex
What those things? :D

What those things? :D
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