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Forum: 5 Series DIY 06-04-2013, 09:08 AM
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Posted By dab753
Just installed a new one after our first heatwave...

Just installed a new one after our first heatwave of the year. I wish the all went that smooth

Thank you Elvis
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-25-2009, 05:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 983
Posted By dab753
You should be able to check the run out of the...

You should be able to check the run out of the rotors. May be a bad bearing. Did you move the tires around and have them balanced?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-25-2009, 05:16 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,615
Posted By dab753
krackenhoff

krackenhoff
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-24-2009, 05:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 961
Posted By dab753
Parts 220 Labor 540....5 hours

Parts 220
Labor 540....5 hours
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-24-2009, 05:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 961
Posted By dab753
Looking through the PO's records he had the same...

Looking through the PO's records he had the same symptoms and it ended up the problem was a leaking intake manifold.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-24-2009, 04:51 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,131
Posted By dab753
I think I may have the same problem. Well I...

I think I may have the same problem. Well I wanted something else to tinker with.:p
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-24-2009, 11:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 531
Posted By dab753
I've got a little pulsing on my car as well....

I've got a little pulsing on my car as well. Hopefully have some time to take a look this weekend. I like my "drilled" rotors on my Porsche's. The OEM Porsche rotors are cast with the holes in them...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-21-2009, 02:54 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 806
Posted By dab753
You're not her Doctor are you?:) E39s...

You're not her Doctor are you?:)



E39s are the one of the best kept secrets out there.



Three and a half. ;)
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-21-2009, 02:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,196
Posted By dab753
Yeah I can't buy the lifetime thing. The trans...

Yeah I can't buy the lifetime thing. The trans and diff are on my short list. Its the German eco thing. My 997 recommends 20k on engine oil. I still won't go over 4k between.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-21-2009, 05:40 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 806
Posted By dab753
Thanks for the advice Mack. The car had the...

Thanks for the advice Mack. The car had the radiator replaced about 5000 miles ago. The PO spared no expense with the maintenance. I also have a few other resources should the need arise.:)
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-20-2009, 04:39 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 806
Posted By dab753
First sign of snow the 540 is in the garage next...

First sign of snow the 540 is in the garage next to the Porsche.The PO took such great care of it I couldn't do that to it. That's what her jeep is for.

Oh and I might have said this before but...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-20-2009, 01:33 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 806
Posted By dab753
Appreciate the heads up. She is a horrible...

Appreciate the heads up. She is a horrible driver:)
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-20-2009, 03:26 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 806
Posted By dab753
I'll keep that in mind I guess.

I'll keep that in mind I guess.
Forum: New Member Introductions 11-20-2009, 03:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 449
Posted By dab753
If you really want to have some fun get it on the...

If you really want to have some fun get it on the track. I think its easier on the car as well.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-19-2009, 04:26 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 806
Posted By dab753
Hope this is OK. Copy of New member intro

First BMW

Only took 51 years.
Long time multiple Porsche owner that has always admired BMW's on the street and track. I was looking for something with 4 doors besides my Titan daily driver. I had...
Forum: New Member Introductions 11-19-2009, 04:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 449
Posted By dab753
Much appreciated. Do a little autocross?:thumbup:

Much appreciated. Do a little autocross?:thumbup:
Forum: New Member Introductions 11-19-2009, 03:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 449
Posted By dab753
First BMW

Only took 51 years.
Long time multiple Porsche owner that has always admired BMW's on the street and track. I was looking for something with 4 doors besides my Titan daily driver. I had been...
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