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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-07-2016, 12:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 522
Posted By DHoang
IMO, These cars are now over 20 yrs old. ...

IMO, These cars are now over 20 yrs old.
They'll NEVER ride like a new car again.
If and when my number's up,
I'm going w/ a solid flywheel setup as well.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-07-2016, 12:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 457
Posted By DHoang
My vacuum leak was completely undetectable while...

My vacuum leak was completely undetectable while the motor was idling.
But when it was revved up, one of the motor mount -come to find out - was broken, so the engine's torque allowed the motor to...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-06-2016, 08:53 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,292
Posted By DHoang
see if this helps... ...

see if this helps...
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=583683&stc=1&d=1481039537
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-06-2016, 08:44 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 662
Posted By DHoang
A deal like that of yours doesn't pop up but once...

A deal like that of yours doesn't pop up but once in three to five yrs.
And, the likelihood of seeing one available in your neck of the woods, is almost like winning the mini lottery.
Most of us...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-05-2016, 11:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 457
Posted By DHoang
check for vacuum leak....

check for vacuum leak....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-05-2016, 11:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 662
Posted By DHoang
Under 52k miles, single owner, full records? ...

Under 52k miles, single owner, full records?
I'd offer $6-$7k, but my gut says it's easily worth well above $10k, imo, for a mint, low mileage 540i sport.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-25-2016, 12:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 516
Posted By DHoang
Using a laptop w/ windows 7 and the two items per...

Using a laptop w/ windows 7 and the two items per below, I've successfully reset & turned off my air bag light using the $25 ebay "bmw scanner ver 1.4.0" on my '98.
...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-25-2016, 12:38 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,668
Posted By DHoang
Another awesome short movie by bmwfilms! ...

Another awesome short movie by bmwfilms!

these films will go down in history as the most innovative, cutting edge, ground breaking, product placement advertising ever produced.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-04-2016, 11:48 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 867
Posted By DHoang
HOw much did you buy the nonrunning car for?

HOw much did you buy the nonrunning car for?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-25-2016, 06:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 437
Posted By DHoang
GO to ebay and look for an adapter. I've seen...

GO to ebay and look for an adapter.
I've seen them sold there....looks like this:
http://i.ebayimg.com/images/g/UYkAAOSw~ZdVfT-9/s-l1600.jpg
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-25-2016, 06:31 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 712
Posted By DHoang
$17 for all of this @ ECS Tuning...not bad. ...

$17 for all of this @ ECS Tuning...not bad.
https://c1552172.ssl.cf0.rackcdn.com/379269_x600.jpg
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-25-2016, 06:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 838
Posted By DHoang
Who you talking to? :dunno: OP?

Who you talking to? :dunno:
OP?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-03-2016, 11:20 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 579
Posted By DHoang
Are most of you seeing an unusual increase in MPG...

Are most of you seeing an unusual increase in MPG lately, especially this winter, when we typically see less MPG? I know I have seen increased MPG on all of my vehicles and powersports.

There's...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-12-2016, 09:46 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 720
Posted By DHoang
Yea, I always blame shiat on BMW whenever it's...

Yea, I always blame shiat on BMW whenever it's driver related...:rofl::rofl:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-25-2015, 08:00 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 311
Posted By DHoang
I concur. CRAIGSLIST should be mandatory. And...

I concur. CRAIGSLIST should be mandatory.
And also create an Ebay ad concurrently, and in autotrader as well ($25 fee)

Ebay Listing is typically free until you sell it.
back in March when I...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-22-2015, 11:37 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,457
Posted By DHoang
Real easy. I went to my local Toyota dealer...

Real easy. I went to my local Toyota dealer around christmas time back in 2003, they had 30 Tundra's to choose from, ranging from the SR5 base to the fully loaded LTD. I chose the LTD w/ sport pkg....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-20-2015, 12:27 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,457
Posted By DHoang
My good ol' Tundra p/up Bought it brand new for...

My good ol' Tundra p/up
Bought it brand new for $23k.:thumbup:

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=539129&stc=1&d=1448046931

Hitched to my house and garage on...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-19-2015, 07:25 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,197
Posted By DHoang
Look again. It's the entire metal frame...

Look again.

It's the entire metal frame plus rubber wiper=$39

At some point in time and extended use, the metal frame mount will become loose at the rivets, and the wiper then makes these...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-30-2015, 10:31 AM
Replies: 3,543
Views: 427,406
Posted By DHoang
BUMP for a very clean unmolested 528i. Even the...

BUMP for a very clean unmolested 528i. Even the headlights are factory original.:thumbup:

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=536181&d=1446065138
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-24-2015, 07:10 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,288
Posted By DHoang
Either of the Redline is fine for BMW manual...

Either of the Redline is fine for BMW manual trans.
In general, the D4 ATF is lighter in viscosity than the MTL, which would be better served for very cold climates.
The MTL, however, is a...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-22-2015, 12:16 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,173
Posted By DHoang
Seller is correct to start off w/ a high asking...

Seller is correct to start off w/ a high asking price, b/c there's too many pizzz poor broke azzzes out there who wants to be :bigpimp: pimping large. Pimping aint cheap, nor is it easy.:rofl:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-26-2015, 05:54 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,150
Posted By DHoang
You don't have the sport...

You don't have the sport package???:bigpimp::bigpimp:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-21-2015, 07:37 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 980
Posted By DHoang
I would, but those style 5 is the main reason I...

I would, but those style 5 is the main reason I bought a 528 back in '97, vs. a 540.
I must keep! :)
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-20-2015, 09:45 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 980
Posted By DHoang
I bought these brand new e39 8x17 & 9x17 style...

I bought these brand new e39 8x17 & 9x17 style 42 wheels back in July 2010 from EAC tuning.
for $860, shipped. Glad i didn't go for the 18" 42's @ ~ same price. Would have been too heavy for my 528...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-18-2015, 07:25 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 980
Posted By DHoang
E39 M5 never came w/ Style 42...but I see what...

E39 M5 never came w/ Style 42...but I see what you mean. IIRC, 540i sport pkg & 6MT also came in stagger fitments as stnd.

OP, E24 & E28 owners will be your biggest customer base for the 17x8...
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