Bit of a difficult one to describe.
If I accelerate to any speed, let's say for example 60mph, and them hold it at that speed, the car starts to chugg. It's like it's looking for the next gear or something and it's getting worse over the past week.
Is it the gearbox or could it be something...
New to the site and thought I'd chip in (excuse the pun) on an old thread, but I can't find anything recent on the subject.
I'm thinking of getting my E39 530d (193bhp) re-mapped. Most people seem to be very positive about having this done, but are there any pit-falls or anything to...
Have a 03 plated E39 530d sport about 6 months so I said it's about time I joined up and get invlolved, past cars were typcially Jap but I've had a couple of e30's a while back.
I take some photos as a hobbie my fb page below, so if there's a meet or anyone wants a few photos done...
Got in a perfect undamaged E39 530d SE
Full Black Leather, perfect autobox, good engine etc.
Its got Shadowline trim and clear lights all round
Engine - 900
Autobox - 300
Turbo - 300
Leather - 350
Clear lamp kit, front and rear - 200
Shadowline SE complete - 100
Remanufactured 001 ABS...
I broke an alloy wheel lastnight in a pothole and its gonna take about 3-4 weeks to get a replacement wheel to come in.
I have the spacesaver on but I will be doing plenty of driving over the next month so I dont fancy having to drive so slow until my new wheel arrives.