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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-30-2013, 02:48 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 6,948
Posted By noodlesandsam
540i or 740i (il) is either more costly to maintain?

I have a 2000 750 and a 99 540iT with Dinan mods. The 7 is gonna cost more. Suspension components cost more, tires cost more, for the v12, there's two of everything. I love both cars, but the v12...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 02-22-2013, 06:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 751
Posted By noodlesandsam
Just requested to be added

Just requested to be added
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 01-31-2013, 01:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 728
Posted By noodlesandsam
It's telling you that the MAF's are out of sync....

It's telling you that the MAF's are out of sync. How many miles do you have?
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 01-25-2013, 05:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 829
Posted By noodlesandsam
These are mixture errors. P1270 is a MAF error,...

These are mixture errors. P1270 is a MAF error, 170 is bank 1 lean, 173 is bank 2 lean. How many miles?
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 01-25-2013, 05:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 753
Posted By noodlesandsam
You should be able to find an armrest that has no...

You should be able to find an armrest that has no center phone section. I also have a 750, and I got a 'euro' armrest from a guy in Poland. Fun car. Yes, the 'm' wheel was available. You should...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 01-25-2013, 05:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 740
Posted By noodlesandsam
No Dinan MAF in that car in the pic. I have cai,...

No Dinan MAF in that car in the pic. I have cai, MAF, and TB on my 540iT. It is all labeled. My guess is CAI, and engine tune.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-27-2012, 07:03 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,387
Posted By noodlesandsam
V1 is the only way to go.

V1 is the only way to go.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-17-2012, 12:17 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 623
Posted By noodlesandsam
Last January, I paid 4700 to Olsen Cadillac in MA...

Last January, I paid 4700 to Olsen Cadillac in MA for mine ( 99 540iT, with many Dinan mods, 196k, and pretty good maintainance records ). I think there should be some wiggle in that price.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-14-2012, 06:58 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 318
Posted By noodlesandsam
What condition is your battery in? If you unlock...

What condition is your battery in? If you unlock the obc, tell us the results of test #9 at idle. Anything lower than 13 volts at idle is suspect. Get autozone to load test the battery. Low...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-24-2012, 10:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 910
Posted By noodlesandsam
Can be done, but not simple. See UUC owner Rob...

Can be done, but not simple. See UUC owner Rob Levinson's page. Also, it will be VERY expensive.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-22-2012, 08:08 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,978
Posted By noodlesandsam
Great car. It is more complex, and expensive...

Great car. It is more complex, and expensive than a 3 series. If you are a good DIY guy, you should be ok.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-22-2012, 07:51 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,101
Posted By noodlesandsam
155k on a 2000 750, and 205k on a 99 540iT

155k on a 2000 750, and 205k on a 99 540iT
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-23-2012, 03:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 400
Posted By noodlesandsam
Probably dealer only. Take the belly pan off,...

Probably dealer only. Take the belly pan off, and look around.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 06-17-2012, 01:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,356
Posted By noodlesandsam
You are going to have to start all over. Get a...

You are going to have to start all over. Get a new gasket, and new bolts from the dealer. I hope there is enough to extract the broken part. Always use new bolts.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-24-2012, 02:52 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,299
Posted By noodlesandsam
He said left rear tire. Ad is for a front....

He said left rear tire. Ad is for a front....
Forum: Wheels and Tires 01-22-2012, 06:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 851
Posted By noodlesandsam
Yes, pics would be great

Yes, pics would be great
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-20-2012, 01:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 300
Posted By noodlesandsam
Really? This is 1999 technology...... Get an...

Really? This is 1999 technology...... Get an mp3 interface.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-17-2012, 09:49 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 8,755
Posted By noodlesandsam
I just got a 99 540iT with Dinan mods. 197K. ...

I just got a 99 540iT with Dinan mods. 197K. The engine feels good. I got the maintainence records, and the prior owners were good in keeping key items in good repair. Engine sounds much better...
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