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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-03-2015, 03:39 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 317
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, Why not name the title of the thread...

Hi,

Why not name the title of the thread 'Pics of slanted muffler pipes' ? naming the thread 'anyone' is completely useless.

I also suggest you use the search function on this and all the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-28-2015, 06:01 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 625
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi Paolo, Wish you the very best in finding...

Hi Paolo,

Wish you the very best in finding another role asap. What's your profession/work industry sector ? I know a few recreuitment agency owners in different industry sectors, hopefully one...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-28-2015, 05:35 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 625
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi Paolop, I'm the opposite, I like to...

Hi Paolop,

I'm the opposite, I like to modify and I can't ever run a 'standard spec' car! too many compromises for me !

Tomorrow evening (Monday 2nd March) is the regular German night at the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-28-2015, 04:27 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 625
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi Paolop - In short, with the recent 'year'...

Hi

Paolop - In short, with the recent 'year' or so of economic positivity, along with the recent drop in petrol prices, many owners are 'asking' higher prices for sure. That doesn't mean that...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-28-2015, 02:02 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 625
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi Paolop - Sorry to burst your bubble ! as...

Hi

Paolop - Sorry to burst your bubble ! as per above, there's simply way too many E39's made for it to become a 'true classic' in the sense of people paying big sums of money to have one. The...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-28-2015, 03:49 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 625
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, This has been discussed quite a lot! Can...

Hi,

This has been discussed quite a lot! Can the E39 be a 'classic' car in terms of it's design, and that it was well received upon introduction, that it won executive car of the year award in the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-27-2015, 10:33 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 9,108
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi Bluebee, I think you do need to change...

Hi Bluebee,

I think you do need to change your position from 'ownership' of a cell phone to ' USING a cellphone WHILST driving'.

'CHOOSING' to use a cellphone WHILST driving has been shown to...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-27-2015, 07:51 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 187
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, Take the car to your preferred mechanics...

Hi,

Take the car to your preferred mechanics or apecialist. If you don't have one, look around locally for well reputed shops etc.

Book the car in, speak to the techs to explain the issues and...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-26-2015, 01:46 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 9,108
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi Bluebee, I think as more and more data is...

Hi Bluebee,

I think as more and more data is indeed extracted, it will begin to show the 'trend' of 'being distracted by using a mobile phone' is causing more road accidents/deaths.
...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-25-2015, 02:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 170
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, There's literally thousands of images...

Hi,

There's literally thousands of images and pictures all over the internet of E39's running many different wheels, so I suggest you look through those and identify ones you like. Some choices...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-22-2015, 11:31 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 441
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, The static sound which rises and falls...

Hi,

The static sound which rises and falls along with the engine RPM is indicative of a bad earthing point. locate the earth point and make it better and that should solve the noise issue.

The...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-21-2015, 02:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 233
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, As per above, it's a terrible idea to...

Hi,

As per above, it's a terrible idea to want to use lowering springs in just the spring and summer due to the amount of time, hassle and financial cost to do the work twice a year. Within 1 or 2...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-21-2015, 06:20 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 441
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi Clark49660 - Whilst I can appreciate the...

Hi

Clark49660 - Whilst I can appreciate the install you show is a step up from irvinavitia and what he has, that isn't a very good custom install either. Mounting amplifiers upside down isn't...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-20-2015, 11:00 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 441
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, I'll assume that the 'bass' you did hear...

Hi,

I'll assume that the 'bass' you did hear is from the 'DSP subwoofers' under the parcel shelf...

They provide 'some' lower response, and you might well be happy, how they connected up the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-20-2015, 07:55 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 441
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, The information you've provided is very...

Hi,

The information you've provided is very weak, so I don't know what your 'original speakers' were or how they were mounted etc. Were they the 'oem original speakers' for instance?

Put...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-20-2015, 05:25 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 441
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, There's a number of routes you can take,...

Hi,

There's a number of routes you can take, all of which have been extensively discussed across all BMW forums.

As you don't have any experience with installing 12V electronics I suggest you...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-19-2015, 06:08 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,777
Posted By DennisCooper!
Some will say an emphatic 'Yes' Some will...

Some will say an emphatic 'Yes'

Some will say 'perhaps'

Some will say 'no'


ONLY you can decide if it's 'worth it'.

Good luck whichever way you decide to take!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-19-2015, 05:47 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 441
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, Use the search function on this and...

Hi,

Use the search function on this and other BMW forums and you'll see more information to do with all things audio with the E39 and installing an aftermarket deck. The ski hatch was an option on...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-19-2015, 04:23 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 441
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, 1. What solution for the bass have...

Hi,


1. What solution for the bass have you got? is it an enclosure with a single or pair of subwoofers in it that you've placed in the trunk/boot?

2. How are you powering the subs?

3....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-15-2015, 09:07 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 456
Posted By DennisCooper!
G'day Ebonix! Been ages since I've written...

G'day Ebonix!

Been ages since I've written that! reason being I used to work for one of Australia's biggest known companies at a subsiduary company up here in London and lots of Aussies and Kiwi's...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-15-2015, 05:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 307
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, Qsilver - I think he's wanting to get...

Hi,

Qsilver - I think he's wanting to get replica wheels, so he can choose between the two sizes some of them come in - 8.5 fronts and 9.5's rears usually, but he does mention 8.0 sizing which I...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-15-2015, 05:06 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 456
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi Thomas, I thought they were replica's but...

Hi Thomas,

I thought they were replica's but just wanted to ask. I will say though that replica's aren't anywhere close to oem spec at all. OEM E39 M Parallel or Style 37 wheels are made using the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-14-2015, 06:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 344
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, Same question as a short while ago.. ...

Hi,

Same question as a short while ago..

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=823168&highlight=

I'm not a mechanic, but if the Alpina B10 manifolds were different to the 540i,...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-14-2015, 05:27 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 456
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, Genuine wheels or replica's? ...

Hi,

Genuine wheels or replica's?

Reason I ask is that the front wheels seem a little 'off'. The spokes don't seem to be as 'inset' as I'd expect. Perhaps just the camera angle?...

Cheers,...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-13-2015, 02:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 236
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, That's a cheap chinese replacement unit....

Hi,

That's a cheap chinese replacement unit. It 'might' be branded as a Dynavin and 'IF' it is, then you might get some support from Jeff at J&T distributing in Fresno CA. If it is but not bought...
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