Be sure to add the same fluid that came in the system, refer to your owners manual. Often times warped rotors are the result of an improper bed-in that left an uneven transfer layer. Even a slightly low voltage tends to mess with the electronic systems in fine German luxury cars. Air Mass Meter Do you have a check engine light on? Data Unavailable Cargo Area Sedan-740i Cargo Volume ft³ Data Unavailable Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down ft³ Data Unavailable Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up ft³ Data Unavailable Trunk Volume ft³ 13. Once I accelerate past 40 mph the car is fine. Or is it time for a tran swap? If you smell coolant, you have three main possible problem areas. The L7 was only available in the Middle East, Southeast Asia and Europe, and 899 examples were built.
When well maintained, the E38 7-series is a dream boat. The hydrogen is stored cryogenically at a temperature of minus 253 degrees Celsius in a double-walled steel tank behind the rear seat back. This car cost nearly 100k less than 20 years ago, and it is still full of parts that make up a 100k car, only they are old now. It sounds like the power steering pump is not working, and I would guess that since it is new, you have air in the system. He also was flexible with the shipping company enable it's delivery to my state.
Changing the power steering pump was a good and logical first step. In most cases, a strong maintenance plan will include only replacing the filter. First put the car on jack stands and check all of the trim both on the body of the car and on the bottom. Other 7 Series followed suit with incremental yet cutting-edge advances. If it is not a premium sound system you are either looking at replacing the system amp. Ultimately I think this unfortunately might have to do with an anti-theft related device or computer that needs to be cleared out by removing power.
For the first time, the sedans were made available with an extra-length option. The hole they leave is directly in the airstream at highway speed and can cause a very annoying high pitched whistle. What brand power steering pump did you buy? Here is the kit: , it includes sway bar end links, tie rod ends, the idler arm, control arms with bushings, and the drag link. While this really would be the ultimate driving machine, you are right about the possibility for cryptic-yet-crazy-expensive problems with a car like this. In late 1997, E38 7 Series and became the world's first cars available with side impact head airbags. Look at the plug and make sure no pins are bent or broken.
Any ideas , it bounces from 2,3 , 1,2 really annoying , I heard maybe the cats? I see numerous vehicles where the seller tells you the car has transmission issues and give you the choice to purchase the vehicle or not. Now you have a great platform for a much better audio unit, Speakers, all of them replaced and the rear deck and huge truck space is superb for the additional speakers and a subwoofer with a box attacked with the reproduction cone in the cabin not blasting the truck space rattling the licence plate not to mention the entire car as you drive buy sounding like a real ghetto blaster, I prefer true audio harmonics which you are unable to do with a muffled trunk subwoofer you lose the true lows which is the bass you wanted in the first place. It typically happens when I am coasting through a turn but today it happened when I came to a stop, lightly accelerated to make the turn, and then it died. Much like your brakes, if there are air bubbles trapped, the air compresses and the fluid does not transfer. Now the suspension was a custom fab race track spec as were the brakes, stock it would have been crumpled metal and I would be not here writing this now. Break resistant was also available, which is known to delaminate. I shouldn't have been sold a car with no inspection.
In February 1991, the final production design for the new 7 Series was approved by the board 36 months ahead of scheduled start of production for February 17, 1994. When coming to a stop, try not to hold on to the brakes too hard. Recent maintenance includes: -Timing chain guides and tensioners -Valve cover gaskets -All four front control arms replaced -Front sway bar end links replaced -New ceramic brake pads and front brake rotors -Oxygen sensors replaced -Crankshaft position sensor replaced -Intake manifold gaskets and valley coolant pipes replaced Issues are: -rear sunshade is stuck in up position -the radio pixel display is fading -door dings on rear passenger side door No mechanical issues. TruckCabinFilter selectedCabinList, null ; truckCabinFilter. According to Alpina the B12 5. Nowadays, you can pick up one of these machines for pennies on the dollar. I have all the wires hooked up correctly but i am still getting no sound.
This car has only 30,000 original miles and was garaged all its life. Do you have any check engine codes? Euro models have a manual as well as a 750I sport manual that is still expensive and hard to find. Do you know how in depth his service was? To be sure to fully eliminate the shake, you should consider a complete front and rear brake change, which we have both on our website for a great price. With the car on jack stands rotate the wheels with the car out of gear. The production of the hydrogen engine was integrated into the regular engine production at the Dingolfing plant.
Then they swap it in, requiring the least amount of downtime. When you bed in brakes, a thin layer of brake pad material is always left on the surface. It sounds more like one of the ancillaries. Good morning, I have a 2001 e38 2. He advised me not to do anything because the transmission is shifting fine and there are no failure messages in the dashboard.
Put the key in the ignition. Power Steering Filter Although important to keep the fluid topped off at all times, doing a power steering flush is recommended but not necessary. DealRatingFilter selectedRatingList, null ; ratingFilter. Hello, I have purchased a used 2001 740i that occassionally loses power and shut downs without warning. Please if someone can give advice as I took the vehicle to Bmw dealer and they charge me a arm and a both legs. Within 5 seconds, turn the key to position 1 and then return it back to position 0.