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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-08-2011, 07:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,120
Posted By darooster
best 5 series

My dad wants to buy a used 5 series, he is in love with my 2001, but wants something newer with less miles, what is the best year with the least amount of problems, ive heard the 06 isnt a good...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-19-2010, 02:56 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 437
Posted By darooster
battery drain, fresh air fans

Ive had this intermittant dead battery problem, finially traced it to the what i believe are the fan that bring in fresh air thru the 2 filters under the hood, without anything active, they just...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-08-2009, 07:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 993
Posted By darooster
530 I rear end accident

Got rear ended by a young kid last sat nite, hard hit a about 20 mph, very little damage to the BMR that i can see, does anyone know about "hidden" damage, the kids mom doesnt want to report it to...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 08-14-2009, 10:18 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 28,898
Posted By darooster
air box baffle

how do you remove the baffle, do you need to chip it for that mod?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-10-2009, 05:52 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,627
Posted By darooster
Black listed by Andy response

LOL, im not taking him seriously, just having so.nme fun, gotta love the responses, have not laughed this hard in a while, plastic dipped andy, we all need one of those...keep up the great work and...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-10-2009, 05:44 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,490
Posted By darooster
tranny problems

are there any codes or check engine lites? did you use the correct fluid, very important, you can get a rebuilt trans for 1700.00, i went thru a ordeal where the dealer said i needed a new trans,...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-09-2009, 10:36 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,627
Posted By darooster
Black listed by andy

Hey all you fellow BMW owners, ive been informed by the all wise Andy, that ive been black listed, i assume by asking an already answered question about M5 bumpers,this has qualified me to be removed...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-09-2009, 10:29 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,122
Posted By darooster
searching

Still learning about this site, not sure about this Andy guy, do you think he even has a bmw?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-09-2009, 10:27 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,122
Posted By darooster
black listed

ooooh, wow, blacklisted, what will i ever do without your expertise help, im so sad and alone now, guess ill just sell my car and buy some pot.......(:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-07-2009, 07:04 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,122
Posted By darooster
searching old posts

i did try what you suggested and found nothing but my own post, maybe im not doing it correctly, but just typed in M5 bumpers......but what ever, im new to this forum have found a couple of people on...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-03-2009, 10:03 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,122
Posted By darooster
latest info

looking for the most recent info, old post=old products, thought there would be some new stuff out there
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-03-2009, 08:46 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,122
Posted By darooster
M5 bumpers

thanks, those do look good, looks like shipping is a killer, but im only 3 hrs away
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-03-2009, 08:06 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,122
Posted By darooster
E-39 after market M style bumpers

What would be recomended as the best aftermarket bumpers for the M5 look?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-03-2009, 07:57 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 276
Posted By darooster
Parking brake handle rattle E-39 2001

Have an annoying rattle in the parking brake handle or near the base in the console, it goes away when i push in the button and lift the handle slightly, could anyone help me with the console removal...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-31-2009, 10:57 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 11,480
Posted By darooster
wheels

heard the body is wider on the later rear and offset is differant, only way i know is i bought a set of 19" wheels that came off an e-60, they would not fit my car, offset inset too much
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-31-2009, 10:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 664
Posted By darooster
remote key

Im having the same issues, just bought the car and a brand new key, dealer tried to code it, no luck, nothing works, the dealer said it was because of the stock radio being removed, dont know, ive...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-31-2009, 10:51 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 7,790
Posted By darooster
where is the best place to order the M bumper...

where is the best place to order the M bumper your installing? and how much?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-29-2009, 05:42 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 591
Posted By darooster
key fob programming

tried the standard procedure, no luck, have new key dealer coded to start car, but cannot get either key to work with the remotes...any other ideas?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-28-2009, 09:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 635
Posted By darooster
Thanks, i will try this, saw the dealer...

Thanks, i will try this, saw the dealer attempting something similar, but he only tried once, his comments were, since i was also having tranny problems, and now key issues, to return the car and get...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-28-2009, 12:39 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 7,988
Posted By darooster
nice

looking car,love the mods, but starving collage student? which collage do you go to?....lol
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-28-2009, 12:32 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 635
Posted By darooster
cant program key functions

2001 530I, have the orig key, bought a new key from the dealer(ouch) they attempted to program the remote functions and could not, said it was because i did not have the factory radio, new key works...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-27-2009, 11:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,230
Posted By darooster
aftermarket radio

My 01 530i didnt have the stock radio when i bought it, instead it has a Alpine, i went to a stereo shop and they installed a modual that interfaces with the stock steeering wheel controls, was...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-26-2009, 04:14 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,964
Posted By darooster
20s on my 530i

geeeeze, never thought this was such a big deal, but just to clear up Andy's anxiety, they are machined finished with a clear anodize finish, i dont like chrome.....let the wars begin....lol
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-26-2009, 10:51 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 834
Posted By darooster
530i with 20s

Hey Andy
Im leaving to go back to Target to get some chrome lic plate brackets, some stick on orange flames and a couple of dice to hang from the rear view, want me to pick up a case of twinkies for...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-26-2009, 10:40 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,964
Posted By darooster
20s on my 530i

to the one poster, Andy, i see from your photo you appear to me smoking something other than a cig, that most likely explains your comments,.....the more you smoke the better my wheels will...
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