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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-23-2010, 08:44 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,205
Posted By IceGT
Driving!!!! I don't enjoy spending money that I...

Driving!!!! I don't enjoy spending money that I did not intend to spend (which is what I would be doing if I am fixing the car) driving is much more fun in my opinion. I didn't buy the car so that I...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-23-2010, 08:14 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,560
Posted By IceGT
The e39 is a very beautiful car in my opinion,...

The e39 is a very beautiful car in my opinion, but outside of the aesthetic aspect of it, I would have to say the e60 is a better car, and at some point I will probably trade in my e39 M5 for an e60...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-22-2010, 07:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 569
Posted By IceGT
If you wait till it gets closer to winter, you...

If you wait till it gets closer to winter, you may find some people that would like to buy these to use as winter spares. Before I bought another car to use in the winter I was going to purchase a...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-22-2010, 07:29 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 6,857
Posted By IceGT
$800-$1200 sounds very expensive to me. $475...

$800-$1200 sounds very expensive to me. $475 sounds more like it. Maybe it's cheaper to have remote start installed in Illinois than it is in Nebraska. The installs I have seen out here have...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-21-2010, 02:02 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,616
Posted By IceGT
Rabi it sounds like you may have a faulty...

Rabi it sounds like you may have a faulty alternator. I would not drive your car since the battery is not charging, and you are running the car off of the battery when it dies again you will not get...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-21-2010, 10:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 779
Posted By IceGT
I agree with edjack on the starting place for...

I agree with edjack on the starting place for your diagnosis, also like macauto stated, a weak or bad battery can cause some of your symptoms.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-21-2010, 09:27 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 970
Posted By IceGT
It sounds like one of your cylinders is...

It sounds like one of your cylinders is misfiring. In many cases when you turn the car off, and turn it back on the engine will behave normally again. This does not mean that your car is okay. You...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-21-2010, 01:46 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 4,295
Posted By IceGT
Nope...that was the result of some stupid girl...

Nope...that was the result of some stupid girl not knowing the difference between red lights and green lights. :mad:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-21-2010, 10:20 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 4,295
Posted By IceGT
I wanted to go fast!

I wanted to go fast!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-26-2010, 06:32 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,347
Posted By IceGT
The M5 is just fine as a daily driver. I...

The M5 is just fine as a daily driver. I initially purchased mine for that purpose. I bought my A4 because I got a really great deal on it, and figured I wouldn't have to drive the M5 in the snow. ...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-25-2010, 02:29 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 4,695
Posted By IceGT
I love the car Chad....very very sharp!

I love the car Chad....very very sharp!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-25-2010, 07:50 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,347
Posted By IceGT
Take both for a test drive, and choose the one...

Take both for a test drive, and choose the one that puts the bigger smile on your face. For me that was the M5....and I get between 280 and 310 miles on a tank of gas in the city, don't know about...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-24-2010, 01:19 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,023
Posted By IceGT
That car looks sharp, and I'm sure it will be fun...

That car looks sharp, and I'm sure it will be fun to drive in the twisties. Take it for a test drive, see if you can get service records, and if you are happy with the performance, and the seller...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-24-2010, 07:07 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,258
Posted By IceGT
My 328is overheated while I was stuck on an...

My 328is overheated while I was stuck on an off-ramp with no shoulder in heavy traffic (hoses to the radiator exploded). It took me 5 minutes to get to an area where I could shut the car off. After...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-22-2010, 02:10 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 815
Posted By IceGT
The 5 speed transmission makes the car rare. It...

The 5 speed transmission makes the car rare. It is hard to find touring e46s with Manual transmissions. One of my friends spent 9 months looking before he found one (5 states over)
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-22-2010, 01:58 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,997
Posted By IceGT
If you really want the BMW just make sure you get...

If you really want the BMW just make sure you get snow tires, or at least make sure you purchase your new tires in the winter time before it starts to snow. That being said. I also have an A4...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-22-2010, 01:15 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 5,382
Posted By IceGT
I must say that I agree with the original post...

I must say that I agree with the original post made in this thread, and I have been here for much longer than a week, or a month to watch the things that have been said in this forum. I've only read...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-22-2010, 07:44 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 4,605
Posted By IceGT
I am extremely happy to hear that your car is...

I am extremely happy to hear that your car is running. I have been following this thread waiting for it to happen. Have fun your new ride!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-18-2010, 07:51 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,377
Posted By IceGT
I'm interested in how this will turn out...keep...

I'm interested in how this will turn out...keep us posted.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-17-2010, 02:26 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,161
Posted By IceGT
I haven't seen my e39 in two weeks, and it hasn't...

I haven't seen my e39 in two weeks, and it hasn't seen a real road in 4 weeks! Winter needs to end!!!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-17-2010, 07:59 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,157
Posted By IceGT
That is a very fair price that will allow you to...

That is a very fair price that will allow you to pay for the repairs that need to be made on the car. If you only have 11.5K to spend on a car don't by this one, as you will still need to spend a few...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-17-2010, 06:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,605
Posted By IceGT
I used bmw-repair.com, but I did it through ebay,...

I used bmw-repair.com, but I did it through ebay, and the service was quick, and my unit worked perfectly. Plus he only charges $34.00 plus the cost of shipping on ebay. If anyone needs to have this...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-16-2010, 10:05 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,869
Posted By IceGT
While looking for your 330 you should try to find...

While looking for your 330 you should try to find one with the ZHP(performance package) if they sell those Australia. It is a higher performance engine than the stock 330 (new camshafts,...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-15-2010, 12:16 PM
Replies: 61
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Views: 3,757
Posted By IceGT
Your car looks great to me, and as long as you're...

Your car looks great to me, and as long as you're happy with it that's all that matters. It really annoys me when some of the members on this forum speak as if their opinion on what mods should be...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-14-2010, 09:19 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 4,031
Posted By IceGT
My guess on Chad's new ride is: e36 M3, or e39...

My guess on Chad's new ride is: e36 M3, or e39 540 sport....the long shot is maybe a e46 330 ZHP
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