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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Yesterday, 05:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 244
Posted By 540iman
I bet you forgot to plug some sensors back in or...

I bet you forgot to plug some sensors back in or back in properly. I was going to take a guess that the CPS cable was off.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-23-2014, 09:42 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 77,526
Posted By 540iman
Know this is an "older thread", but I have seen...

Know this is an "older thread", but I have seen possibly other threads where people have tried to find batteries with 4.0 V or higher amp hour ratings to either increase range or increase battery...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-08-2014, 04:29 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 116
Posted By 540iman
E39 540 sport automatic belly pan/ lower eng. cover

I am looking to buy a used e39 540ia be lly pan or lower engin cover plus the pieces that go on either side of the belly pan that are wheel liners the oes that go under the fog lights. The prices I...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-03-2014, 10:38 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 28,387
Posted By 540iman
This may seem obvious at this point, but ATE...

This may seem obvious at this point, but ATE should be the rebuilder of LAST RESORT!!!!
They are so typical of stating "oh, we were looking at someone else's module and I suggest they know far less...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-03-2014, 09:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 306
Posted By 540iman
How do you get a smell from a video? Edumacate...

How do you get a smell from a video? Edumacate me!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-03-2014, 09:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 812
Posted By 540iman
How many times does it need to be said before it...

How many times does it need to be said before it sinks in to people? There is NO SUCH THING as a 2002 M anything. There is a 2002 sport and that is it! The only M-tech or M-anything sold in the USA...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-28-2014, 02:46 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,613
Posted By 540iman
Don't hate please, but I think that BMW wants to...

Don't hate please, but I think that BMW wants to see their older cars age "gracefully". They don't particularly want to see them butchered (no matter how tasteful we think they have become). I don't...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-03-2014, 10:12 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 688
Posted By 540iman
I know of no such car as a 2003 540/M5 . If it is...

I know of no such car as a 2003 540/M5 . If it is a 2003, it is either a 540 sport with most M5 or 540Msport which has many M5 extras except the engine or there is a 2003 M5. so which combo did you...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-02-2014, 10:50 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 688
Posted By 540iman
I am on my third sensor just this winter alone....

I am on my third sensor just this winter alone. The damn snow has packed so high here in N.W. Indiana that the packed-in snow are high enough to rip the belly pan apart and well as the horizontal...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-01-2014, 10:13 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 688
Posted By 540iman
Not aware of any "chin", but you can order sheets...

Not aware of any "chin", but you can order sheets of 1/8" or 3/16ths thick abs plastic from ebay sellers and I would cut it such that you can pop-rivet it to your old pan. You need about an inch of...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-01-2014, 08:34 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 688
Posted By 540iman
540 vs. M5 belly pans

Hi

Does anyone know whether the lower engine cover/belly pan from an M5 will physically mate-up with the same Zeus fastener receiver places as exist on a M62 (540) undercarriage? I have replaced...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-17-2014, 11:13 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 142
Posted By 540iman
FLUG 540 PM sent! Bill

FLUG 540 PM sent! Bill
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-16-2014, 08:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 196
Posted By 540iman
Pm me please the price my dibs, I hope! ...

Pm me please the price my dibs, I hope! unemployed and need help!

Bill
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-16-2014, 06:17 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 196
Posted By 540iman
Still looking for cheap 540 belly pan!

Many responded to give sources that sold everything EXCEPT for a 540 or said leave it off! I would like to replace my 540 engine belly pan/lower engine cover and need source for good used or...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-16-2014, 06:17 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 142
Posted By 540iman
Still looking for cheap 540 belly pan!

Many responded to give sources that sold everything EXCEPT for a 540 or said leave it off! I would like to replace my 540 engine belly pan/lower engine cover and need source for good used or...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-12-2014, 07:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 245
Posted By 540iman
This site has GREAT prices, but they don't have...

This site has GREAT prices, but they don't have pans for a 540 :-(
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-12-2014, 09:15 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 245
Posted By 540iman
Source for 540/M5 belly pans

Guy on ebay has like 10 and you can see the dealership sign in background so he is selling for $150 belly pans "obtained" from conveniently leaving off customers cars. Many would never notice. I am...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-05-2014, 08:37 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 163
Posted By 540iman
Not looking for crystal ball- just your experience

My regular windshild washer squirters quit the other day. It was it the 40's that day so a good test where lines were not frozen, reservoir not frozen, etc. Fluid just girgled out of the sprayers,...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-05-2014, 08:24 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 619
Posted By 540iman
I hope my comment is wrong for your sake, but...

I hope my comment is wrong for your sake, but that Chinese manufacturer makes several versions of that bulb and distributes through "everybody". I tried the 12W and when both were burnt-out by 3...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-11-2013, 07:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 434
Posted By 540iman
bought cheap M5 repro front bumper-save admonishment!

Actually, it was like $259 and came out of California. Has the cheap foglight fixtures that mount to an escutcheon plate and snap in. Bought H8 lamps online and the new foglights simply have 3 slots...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-06-2013, 09:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 408
Posted By 540iman
like a glove

like a glove
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-17-2013, 08:07 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 551
Posted By 540iman
Are you from the US all your life? You speak...

Are you from the US all your life? You speak like a foreigner trying to use a cheap translator.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-15-2013, 08:10 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,514
Posted By 540iman
3-5 times what is reasonable. Make your appt....

3-5 times what is reasonable. Make your appt. soon- you get a free carwash. :thumbup:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-11-2013, 05:32 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,514
Posted By 540iman
Let dealer do it. I believe in trickle-down...

Let dealer do it. I believe in trickle-down economics :thumbup:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-04-2013, 01:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,390
Posted By 540iman
you make good sense. I put into Ebay yesterday,...

you make good sense. I put into Ebay yesterday, as some asked what year Range Rover mirror and etc. "Range Rover Compass mirror". I got about 8 mirrors all of which were between buyit-now $49.95 to...
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