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Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 01-28-2012, 07:26 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 29,199
Posted By Weasel
Oddly enough I pretty much told my insurance what...

Oddly enough I pretty much told my insurance what happened and how, and they didn't give any issues at all. Easy as hell, they covered and arranged the tow to the shop, got the estimate that totaled...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 01-21-2012, 11:54 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 29,199
Posted By Weasel
Since I haven't been around much lately at all,...

Since I haven't been around much lately at all, still enough going on in my life where I need at least two clones lol, I still haven't gotten around to pulling the tires off the 20's to prep them for...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 12-10-2011, 09:13 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 29,199
Posted By Weasel
If it were in a little better condition I...

If it were in a little better condition I probably would have kept it lol... but the a-pillars and front of the roof were just a little too far gone. while the doors still opened and closed, the...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 12-09-2011, 08:54 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 29,199
Posted By Weasel
I have a buyer patiently waiting for the wheels,...

I have a buyer patiently waiting for the wheels, life got really busy for me and I haven't had the time to remove the tires and get them packaged up yet... still! But if for some reason he changes...
Forum: The Lounge 12-08-2011, 09:28 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 787
Posted By Weasel
Thanks guys! And the day after my birthday party...

Thanks guys! And the day after my birthday party (went BIG this year!) I met the most amazing woman ever and now feel love on a level I didn't know existed... life just got awesome!
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 11-25-2011, 10:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,728
Posted By Weasel
Usually where the upper timing cover meets the...

Usually where the upper timing cover meets the valve cover gasket, but the oil pressure sensor, vanos solenoid seals, etc. can all leak too. Usually start from the top down, and the valve cover...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 11-19-2011, 05:09 PM
Replies: 436
Views: 189,700
Posted By Weasel
To modify the method I talked about, I found a...

To modify the method I talked about, I found a much easier way to separate the joint. I still put the vice grips on the shaft, but hook a simple bungee cord to it to pull a little tension on the...
Forum: The Lounge 11-07-2011, 08:09 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 787
Posted By Weasel
Seth, the cars were all amazing... the 135's were...

Seth, the cars were all amazing... the 135's were on a small, tight, wet course and they put two of us head to head, fastest around the track without spinning off through the grass won. Traction...
Forum: The Lounge 11-06-2011, 09:57 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 787
Posted By Weasel
No headache tomorrow, unfortunately I had to...

No headache tomorrow, unfortunately I had to build new stairs and landings with railings for 3 exterior doors of our homeowners policy on the Tickfaw house. (the work is NEVER done here haha) But I'm...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 10-20-2011, 07:54 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 29,199
Posted By Weasel
For the most part, still haven't sanded, painted...

For the most part, still haven't sanded, painted and reinstalled the driprails, but I've been driving it to work for the last two weeks now. I need to wash the bugs off it (the ones that aren't under...
Forum: The Lounge 10-19-2011, 08:20 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,909
Posted By Weasel
That looks awesome! I wish I had a big, well lit...

That looks awesome! I wish I had a big, well lit garage to paint in... I got a few bugs and a few runs in the clear on my E36 from painting it outside near dusk right by the woods haha.
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 10-06-2011, 10:52 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 29,199
Posted By Weasel
Yeah, I had all the best equipment to work...

Yeah, I had all the best equipment to work with...! That beauty of a craftsman 150psi compressor was turned down to ~40 psi and used the better regulator on the gun to better regulate it to ~8psi at...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 10-06-2011, 06:58 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 29,199
Posted By Weasel
Yes, that is a special blend of BMW radiator...

Yes, that is a special blend of BMW radiator support caulk I got from home depot... I think it will only be temporary though, damn cheap crap. ;)
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 10-05-2011, 07:09 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 7,459
Posted By Weasel
If they put a v6 in it... it simply wouldn't and...

If they put a v6 in it... it simply wouldn't and couldn't be an RX_..... the ONLY thing that makes the car what it is is the rotary engine. Now put a dual sequential turbo on that modern rotary...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 10-04-2011, 09:26 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 29,199
Posted By Weasel
Well, I've been as busy as ever lately between...

Well, I've been as busy as ever lately between finishing moving to the new old house I rebuilt and working late everyday at work to make my $500 work truck more road worthy, since I've been having to...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 10-04-2011, 08:33 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 29,199
Posted By Weasel
Yeah, I was going about that slow, and straight...

Yeah, I was going about that slow, and straight sideways... :rofl:
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 09-15-2011, 08:05 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 13,685
Posted By Weasel
I still see posts by him so he's still around,...

I still see posts by him so he's still around, but he's not as active on the forum anymore. He is on other forums as well under the same name, you can probably track him down on another forum with a...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 09-08-2011, 10:30 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 15,488
Posted By Weasel
aimtimes, yes there is a screw under the hps...

aimtimes, yes there is a screw under the hps badge. Get under the edge with something and pop the cover off to reveal a torx screw.

dpgx5, maybe pics to confirm what you are looking at in the...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 09-08-2011, 01:22 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 15,488
Posted By Weasel
That sounds like it, and the rears are at the top...

That sounds like it, and the rears are at the top of the opening of the rear hatch.
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 09-04-2011, 11:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,672
Posted By Weasel
I used the niteshade spray on my taillights, in...

I used the niteshade spray on my taillights, in under a year the stuff faded down to look like crap. I had just sourced another set of tail lights to have done with real automotive paint like I did...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 09-04-2011, 11:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,826
Posted By Weasel
Never a bad thing to keep the tracks clean and...

Never a bad thing to keep the tracks clean and greased.
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 09-04-2011, 10:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,826
Posted By Weasel
The motor that runs the sunshade is at the rear...

The motor that runs the sunshade is at the rear of the cassette, you may be able to hand crank the sunshade back closed by lowering the rear of the headliner a little. There are three different...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 09-04-2011, 09:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,721
Posted By Weasel
Did the X only sit still during the heavy rain of...

Did the X only sit still during the heavy rain of Irene or did you drive at some point? (yes, I'm going somewhere with this, diagnosis wise :))
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 09-03-2011, 09:03 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 15,847
Posted By Weasel
I had the same curt hitch installed on mine (from...

I had the same curt hitch installed on mine (from when the OEM wasn't available) and see what your problem is. You see that plate it hits in the middle, the one the tow hook screws into, you need to...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 09-01-2011, 06:40 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 29,199
Posted By Weasel
I plan on sticking around for a while for sure,...

I plan on sticking around for a while for sure, but a warning... since I'm in the middle of moving so might end up having a week or so without internet before it is hooked up in the new place, and...
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