hi i am doing a manual swap on my e39 525d 2002 Model
i have a manual Kit from an e39 525tds .
anyone have any experience with this? possibly which clutch and flywheel I need to use.
have heard that this should work.
So i just bought myself this car, previous owner said sometimes when it's cold the bendix doesn't grab, i ignored it since it started perfectly when i checked it out. Now glow plug relay died, so it's already harder to start, but that's not the problem. When i try to start it cold, starter...
Vin number: WBAHA720X0BC35533
Euro / Jap / US New: Euro
Hi guys I'll keep it short, 1994 525td wouldn't start after I accidently left the charger on for 3 days. Come back, realised what I've done and replace the battery, still wont start. Remove BCM, boom it fires up...
Does anyone know if the 525tds models bleed coolant automatically or is there a hidden bleeding screw somewhere that I've missed?
The car keeps blowing cold air if im idling or driving very slow in traffic, can't figure out why, so I'll try to bleed it again and again.
My 99 525 TDS makes alot of noise on idle ( low load) I suspect it might be the injector pump timing or the hydraulic valves knocking but it seems unlickley :dunno:
Is there an easy way to adjust the pump timing? my guesses is that the timing is adavnced from when the pump gaskets was...
Hey guys im new to the forum and have done plenty of research but never found an exact solution. I recently purchased a 96 e39 525 tds. It runs awesome when cold. But as i complete about an hour of driving, its starts loosing power gradually and comes to a point when even having my foot full on...