Welcome to Bimmerfest -- The #1 Online Community for BMW related information! Please enjoy the discussion forums below and share your experiences with the 200,000 current, new and past BMW owners. The forums are broken out by car model and into other special interest sections such as BMW European Delivery and a special forum to voice your questions to the many BMW dealers on the site to assist our members!

Please follow the links below to help get you started!

Go Back   Bimmerfest - BMW Forums > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 265
Search took 0.59 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: GabesJH82
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-25-2014, 02:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 186
Posted By GabesJH82
Must be nice to have but I really dont speed...

Must be nice to have but I really dont speed especially after 73mph when im feeling a vibration that comes and goes, makes me just wanna stay under 70mph no vibration feel haha :-D


Sent from...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-03-2014, 05:23 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 711
Posted By GabesJH82
Shakes left and right usually starts on the floor...

Shakes left and right usually starts on the floor then works its way to the seats where then its noticeable threw the steering wheel. The other day I took a long trip even notice that the vibration...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-03-2014, 05:03 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 711
Posted By GabesJH82
I tried with the style 42s 17s, style 65s 18s and...

I tried with the style 42s 17s, style 65s 18s and now bbs lm reps 19s no diference at all. Not sure if doing a road force balance by hunter would even make a difference


Sent from BimmerApp...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-02-2014, 07:46 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 711
Posted By GabesJH82
I did make a mistake when I did the thrust arms...

I did make a mistake when I did the thrust arms by tighten them down while the car was on jack stands suspension not loaded untill I came across some forum members that mention suspension need to be...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-02-2014, 05:47 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 711
Posted By GabesJH82
Heres an up date i recently replace all wheel...

Heres an up date i recently replace all wheel bearings front and rear while i did that I also replace all rotors no need for brake pads especially if there still 70% remaining. No luck so far this is...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-28-2014, 08:01 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 130
Posted By GabesJH82
Its been discuss several times, theres even been...

Its been discuss several times, theres even been youtube videos


Sent from BimmerApp mobile app
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-25-2014, 11:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 268
Posted By GabesJH82
Give it a try I did mine 65s 2 months ago still...

Give it a try I did mine 65s 2 months ago still looking great. I bought four cans of paint with three glossifier. Ended up using only two cans of paint and one can of glossifier for all 4 wheels....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-25-2014, 11:16 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 29,394
Posted By GabesJH82
Will be doing mines also after I come back from...

Will be doing mines also after I come back from vacation


Sent from BimmerApp mobile app
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-25-2014, 04:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 250
Posted By GabesJH82
02 530i just about to hit 190k still runing good ...

02 530i just about to hit 190k still runing good


Sent from BimmerApp mobile app
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-17-2014, 06:15 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 142
Posted By GabesJH82
Hub bearings *** oem?

Was looking for some oem wheel hub bearings and across these for a good deal but im unsure weather they are true oem or replacement oem parts can anyone confirm on this?

Part#
*** Germany...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-29-2014, 10:10 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 145
Posted By GabesJH82
E39 back fire from tail pipe

Hey whats up guys I was bored the other day then after searching for videos on youtube I happen to come across this one: an e39 back firing from the tips haha never seen that before.
...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-24-2014, 10:06 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 700
Posted By GabesJH82
I went from style 42s 17s to bbs reps 19s then to...

I went from style 42s 17s to bbs reps 19s then to style 65 18s :-)


Sent from BimmerApp mobile app
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-24-2014, 09:30 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 711
Posted By GabesJH82
Ok I went ahead to test the hub bearing not sure...

Ok I went ahead to test the hub bearing not sure if its the right way. I did 12 and 6 o clock on the tire, no play was found, did 9 and 6 o clock and had a very small play had someone helped me while...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-23-2014, 10:13 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 711
Posted By GabesJH82
Forgot to mention that I did have my wheels...

Forgot to mention that I did have my wheels balance just this past weekend again even checked for proper tire pressure. I even rotated the front tires only no bends at all since im runing a staggered...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-23-2014, 07:27 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 711
Posted By GabesJH82
Vibration steering wheel feel 70-75mph?

Ok I know theres been post out there about same issue but I cant seem to fine the problem on my car its getting annoyed after dealing will it for the past 3yrs Its a 2002 530i 188k happens all the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-16-2014, 08:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 666
Posted By GabesJH82
The specs on both tire sizes 265 vs 275 is...

The specs on both tire sizes 265 vs 275 is minimum you can check out this link by inputting the sizes to compare. http://www.1010tires.com/Tools/Tire-Size-Calculator


Sent from BimmerApp mobile...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-16-2014, 03:13 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 666
Posted By GabesJH82
I have 19s 8 1/2 front 9 1/2 rear with offset 20...

I have 19s 8 1/2 front 9 1/2 rear with offset 20 the 265 would be the safest in the rear as thats what I currently have. 275 you made need to do some mods like rolling the fenders or swapping out...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-15-2014, 08:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 331
Posted By GabesJH82
This is a good link too bad prices arent listed...

This is a good link too bad prices arent listed unless you call. Have to check them out another day


Sent from BimmerApp mobile app
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-15-2014, 03:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 544
Posted By GabesJH82
Yea I was thinking on just installing some good...

Yea I was thinking on just installing some good use tires and see how will the ride feels. Looks like this wheel had a bent before and was refinish and straighten the wheel back thats why I was still...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-14-2014, 09:11 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 710
Posted By GabesJH82
433787433788 Sent from BimmerApp mobile...

433787433788


Sent from BimmerApp mobile app
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-13-2014, 09:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 710
Posted By GabesJH82
Update: key issue was solved :-D The problem...

Update: key issue was solved :-D
The problem was with the battery not holding up a charge. Had to order a new rechargeable battery same type VL2020 on ebay $7.45 shipped and proceed by viewing some...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-11-2014, 07:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 544
Posted By GabesJH82
One issue that I did find with the rear wheel was...

One issue that I did find with the rear wheel was that it has a slight bent to the lip on top by where the valve stem is inner side rim :( its bearly noticeable but after I spun the wheel I was able...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-09-2014, 09:12 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 812
Posted By GabesJH82
I've been followed by some random person in an...

I've been followed by some random person in an e39 m5 for about 1 1/2 mile, five blocks before I got home I flip a U turn started driven different direction until he finally wave me down as I came to...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-09-2014, 08:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 379
Posted By GabesJH82
265/30/19 should fit perfect for the rear with no...

265/30/19 should fit perfect for the rear with no rubbing and stock suspension Im currently running this size with three people in the back. Not much of a difference as 275 size as this is minimal
...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-07-2014, 12:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 614
Posted By GabesJH82
Ok i see what you mean dennis thanks, but having...

Ok i see what you mean dennis thanks, but having a woofer in the ski bag area would definently be in the way if you have a third person in the back. But the looks are great though :)


Sent from...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 265

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 03:23 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
© 2001-2011 performanceIX, Inc. All Rights Reserved .: guidelines .:. privacy .:. terms