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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-16-2015, 12:42 PM
Replies: 176
Views: 77,593
Posted By speedchase
I would stay away from the Mityvac 7400 model....

I would stay away from the Mityvac 7400 model. There is something to do with the Mobil 1 synthetic oil messing up seal that will cause the oil to ooze out from the bottom of pump handle. I am glad I...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-03-2015, 10:35 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,167
Posted By speedchase
Thumbs down Wagner pads

For the record, stay away from Wagner pads :thumbdwn: for any decent car of yours. I was ignorant when I ordered the Wagner pads from Amazon for my E39 and it is outrageous that as bluebee pointed...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-22-2015, 12:11 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,167
Posted By speedchase
Do you have a recommendation on where to buy...

Do you have a recommendation on where to buy those?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-21-2015, 09:58 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,167
Posted By speedchase
@Burning2nd - I am still learning the ropes at...

@Burning2nd - I am still learning the ropes at wrenching on the car, what are the pins you are referring to?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-21-2015, 05:10 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 598
Posted By speedchase
Did not work for me either and I am now seeing a...

Did not work for me either and I am now seeing a lot of similar bulbs on Amazon now.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-21-2015, 04:56 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,211
Posted By speedchase
Any consensus on the aftermarket (Burgaflex ?) or...

Any consensus on the aftermarket (Burgaflex ?) or OEM Power steering fluid return hose from the reservoir. Mine is leaking just underneath the reservoir due to weathering/hardening?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-21-2015, 04:48 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,167
Posted By speedchase
Wagner pads friction grades are EE for front and...

Wagner pads friction grades are EE for front and FF for rear.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-21-2015, 10:11 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,167
Posted By speedchase
For some reason, I have ended up buying Wagner...

For some reason, I have ended up buying Wagner pads for both front & rear, can someone please suggest a good combo rotors for the wagner pads?

Any feedback on Prime Choice rotors in combination...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-21-2015, 09:50 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 546
Posted By speedchase
Sorry I am lost; what are you referring to?

Sorry I am lost; what are you referring to?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-21-2015, 08:56 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 546
Posted By speedchase
@teklord69 - Which rotors did you go with for the...

@teklord69 - Which rotors did you go with for the Wagner pads and where did you get those?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-09-2014, 10:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 571
Posted By speedchase
Any recommendations for a good Indy in...

Any recommendations for a good Indy in Plano/Frisco area?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-06-2014, 01:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 450
Posted By speedchase
My car is 2001 540i Manual with 114k miles; what...

My car is 2001 540i Manual with 114k miles; what do you suggest?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-05-2014, 01:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 450
Posted By speedchase
Excuse my choice of word; I meant to say...

Excuse my choice of word; I meant to say replacement due to normal wear & tear. I am open for suggestions on a good combination of rotors & pads for normal street driving.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-04-2014, 10:02 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 450
Posted By speedchase
Wheeling bearings with brakes replacement

I am planning to update my brake rotors, pads and the whole nine yards. The question is whether I should replace the wheel bearings as well while I have the wheel removed and the brake parts out of...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-30-2014, 09:50 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 598
Posted By speedchase
I ordered one from Ebay as wel; the seller is out...

I ordered one from Ebay as wel; the seller is out of town until early Feb and my delivery date is sometime at the end of Feb or early March.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-29-2014, 05:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 556
Posted By speedchase
I may have a similar problem; any update or...

I may have a similar problem; any update or suggestions on what could possibly be wrong.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-23-2014, 09:46 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,315
Posted By speedchase
Replaced my bank 2 CPS with the sensor I bought...

Replaced my bank 2 CPS with the sensor I bought from RMEuropean for $80.76 and it was a breeze replacing this one on the driver side (US version). The Service engine light went out after driving for...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-08-2014, 06:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,315
Posted By speedchase
Is that not the case if there is an error for...

Is that not the case if there is an error for exhaust CPS malfunction vs. the inlet ones?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-08-2014, 11:21 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,315
Posted By speedchase
@2002530 - Thanks for the info!

@2002530 - Thanks for the info!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-06-2014, 07:13 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,315
Posted By speedchase
I have code P0348: Camshaft Position Sensor 'A'...

I have code P0348: Camshaft Position Sensor 'A' Circuit High Bank 2. I am guessing this is the sensor on the Driver side (USA , LHD). Can you someone please confirm if the part is interchangeable...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-25-2013, 05:03 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 14,049
Posted By speedchase
Finally got both of my rear doors repaired with...

Finally got both of my rear doors repaired with the 3M butyl (from a tube) and hoping it works. I have not tested it yet since I am waiting for the carpet to dry out completely. Is there is any good...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-20-2012, 01:56 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 386
Posted By speedchase
New continental tires

Got a new set of Continental tires for the rear since the front were not as much worn as the rear ones. Just thought I will share a good deal I found on discounttires.com

Tirerack did not even...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-14-2012, 09:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,576
Posted By speedchase
Here is another amazon link...

Here is another amazon link http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B002P4YCGM
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-13-2012, 10:00 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 885
Posted By speedchase
Advanced Auto Parts

I have a $25 off of $50 purchase coupon for Adv Auto parts. Any recommendations for replacement parts or maintenance parts that I can buy without compromising on the quality.

I have already bought...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-24-2012, 01:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,610
Posted By speedchase
I could not stop myself from agreeing on the...

I could not stop myself from agreeing on the quote in your signature. Totally agree... :)

Another quote (not verbatim) I had come across was about the comparison with WRC... "Nascar driver would...
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