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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-14-2012, 12:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,091
Posted By 528iTSportWagon
After a few calls today I've successfully tracked...

After a few calls today I've successfully tracked down a set of springs here in the states so the most difficult part of this battle should now be behind me.

Thanks for the help Dennis.


Does...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-13-2012, 03:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,091
Posted By 528iTSportWagon
Yep, they've got a pile of them. Now I just need...

Yep, they've got a pile of them. Now I just need to learn German.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-13-2012, 09:12 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,091
Posted By 528iTSportWagon
Dennis, Thanks for the feedback. You...

Dennis,

Thanks for the feedback. You wouldn't happen to have the part number for that H&R Kit still laying around, would you??

Style 5's - 17x8 and I'm not likely going to change those.

I...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-13-2012, 08:20 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,091
Posted By 528iTSportWagon
Touring Springs

I've finally decided to make the leap and ditch the factory springs on this wagon. This is my problem; the vehicle is a Non-Sport suspension with a standard - Non Leveling - rear suspension, so it...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-13-2012, 08:05 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 285
Posted By 528iTSportWagon
The fronts are interchangable sedan to touring...

The fronts are interchangable sedan to touring the rears however are different.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-01-2012, 09:09 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,712
Posted By 528iTSportWagon
I have a windshield mount for a tablet if it's of...

I have a windshield mount for a tablet if it's of any interest. I'll get it from my car and photograph then post a photo later today.

I bought it at Micro Center in St. Louis. It was rather...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-16-2012, 08:08 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,894
Posted By 528iTSportWagon
I've never had a problem with a Proxes 4 in wet...

I've never had a problem with a Proxes 4 in wet weather and you would be hard pressed to find someone who drives as fast as I do in the rain. They do however get a little loud in a good downpour.
...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-15-2012, 04:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 500
Posted By 528iTSportWagon
What happens if you fiddle with the switch while...

What happens if you fiddle with the switch while this is going on???
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-15-2012, 03:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,760
Posted By 528iTSportWagon
Don't glue it back on. Some dick hole did that...

Don't glue it back on. Some dick hole did that to mine before I bought the car and I fought it for the longest time to get it apart. One day, by the grace of God, it was knocked off in the car...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-15-2012, 03:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 322
Posted By 528iTSportWagon
Is this a trick question??? If it moves up...

Is this a trick question???

If it moves up and down I would venture a guess nothing is wrong with it.

Are you having trouble with the telescopic movement???
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-15-2012, 03:16 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 846
Posted By 528iTSportWagon
The customer hasn't even seen the finished...

The customer hasn't even seen the finished product. I'm hoping it makes it after that story.

He's here in the States for a Tow Truck Show next week then returning home and should take delivery...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-15-2012, 10:30 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 846
Posted By 528iTSportWagon
Here's a little something coming to the North...

Here's a little something coming to the North Island built here locally. It's in a container somewhere in transit.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-14-2012, 10:45 PM
Replies: 261
Views: 34,123
Posted By 528iTSportWagon
For a Non Celis car can the Euro Signal/Brake...

For a Non Celis car can the Euro Signal/Brake configuration be accomplished without the Euro LCM???
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-14-2012, 03:08 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 846
Posted By 528iTSportWagon
You're right, they are. We're always getting...

You're right, they are.

We're always getting screwed in the states with a limited number of Tourings, now not being imported, nearly as few standard shift units, no diesels until recently and only...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-14-2012, 12:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 793
Posted By 528iTSportWagon
Brown is the ground if it's of any assistance.

Brown is the ground if it's of any assistance.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-14-2012, 11:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 793
Posted By 528iTSportWagon
Are you positive it is the switch on the clutch...

Are you positive it is the switch on the clutch pedal?

The reason I ask is that I went through this with my cousin's E39 M5. You could hold the ignition switch in the start position and...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-14-2012, 11:47 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 307
Posted By 528iTSportWagon
Need Feedback on Headlights

I'm beginning to have second thoughts on my choice of headlights. Currently I have a set of Angel Eye headlights from a later model year E39.

I bought this Touring with 88,000 miles second hand. ...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-14-2012, 09:58 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,289
Posted By 528iTSportWagon
Please tell me ND is in fact North Dakota and not...

Please tell me ND is in fact North Dakota and not something stupid like Notre Dame.

I'm between Madison and Vermillion, SD regularly. If you are seriously interested in parting this thing out...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-14-2012, 09:49 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,228
Posted By 528iTSportWagon
For the sake of not hijacking the thread anymore,...

For the sake of not hijacking the thread anymore, maybe they are in beautiful sunny Scottsdale, AZ. Furthermore "Wearing Bracelets" are for idiots that get caught and can't talk their way out of...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-14-2012, 09:41 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 802
Posted By 528iTSportWagon
It's the negative camber in the rear suspension...

It's the negative camber in the rear suspension and it's exacerbated when you load the car, the negative camber then increases and increases the rate of wear on the back tires.

Everyone that owns...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-14-2012, 08:46 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,228
Posted By 528iTSportWagon
No they're not!!! It's just the people here are...

No they're not!!! It's just the people here are more passive and content with getting screwed all the time and taking it in the shorts.

If you show up on the guy's door step and drop that god...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-14-2012, 08:01 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 846
Posted By 528iTSportWagon
Where in New Zealand are you???

Where in New Zealand are you???
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-14-2012, 07:48 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 846
Posted By 528iTSportWagon
Good, so others have found that DIY. I drove...

Good, so others have found that DIY.

I drove home in a monsoon last night and go to wondering who else out there was concerned about this safety issue.

Personally I don't care if someone can...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-13-2012, 09:05 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 846
Posted By 528iTSportWagon
Rear Fog Lights

Does anyone else out there have an E39 with operational rear fogs?? I pay close mind when looking at interior photos of other members cars and haven't seen any other Euro Fog switches.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-13-2012, 08:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 888
Posted By 528iTSportWagon
Shoot photos of the install and keep us all in...

Shoot photos of the install and keep us all in the loop. Love to see what you come up with.
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