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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-28-2014, 02:28 PM
Replies: 357
Views: 39,112
Posted By poormansM5
WOW. I just read through your entire build from...

WOW. I just read through your entire build from page 1.

YOU... ARE... THE... MAN!

How many miles on the swap now?

Oh. and congrats on getting hitched!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-15-2014, 01:56 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 2,519
Posted By poormansM5
my 2000 540i just turned 100,000 yesterday!

my 2000 540i just turned 100,000 yesterday!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-15-2014, 01:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 452
Posted By poormansM5
Can't you turn this function on/off using an...

Can't you turn this function on/off using an unlocked instrument cluster?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-08-2014, 11:11 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 432
Posted By poormansM5
Thanks clark49660. Amazing how clear lenses make...

Thanks clark49660. Amazing how clear lenses make sure a big difference

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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-06-2014, 03:01 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 796
Posted By poormansM5
I recently replaced my water pump, flushed...

I recently replaced my water pump, flushed coolant, and replaced fan clutch. Check fan clutch. If the fan blade doesnt spin freely or loud fan noise you may want to replace.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-06-2014, 02:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 432
Posted By poormansM5
Thanks! Ill get around to recording a...

Thanks!

Ill get around to recording a clip. Theres a video on youtube of the same exhaust on a 540i... search "e39 magnaflow 16556" and it pulls right up.

I needed a "legal" exhaust for a...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-06-2014, 01:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 432
Posted By poormansM5
headlights & magnaflow exhaust

New pre-facelift DEPO headlight covers w/ halo retrofit. Retained OEM headlights since my 540i came with factory HIDs:
...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-28-2012, 01:03 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 11,104
Posted By poormansM5
SO SICK! Where did you pick up your VF kit? Im...

SO SICK! Where did you pick up your VF kit? Im on the hunt!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-28-2012, 01:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 532
Posted By poormansM5
CEL codes would help.

CEL codes would help.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-28-2012, 12:58 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,480
Posted By poormansM5
could also be your cooling system not doing its...

could also be your cooling system not doing its job. The car might be running hotter than normal. Check to make sure your coolant level is correct. Any noticable leakage?
Forum: Exterior 10-08-2012, 10:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,552
Posted By poormansM5
Your ad mentioned you had a set of powdercoated...

Your ad mentioned you had a set of powdercoated wheels. Are they the style32s in one of the pics? Details? Im local btw.
Forum: Do-It-Yourself H.Q. 10-03-2012, 11:54 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,499
Posted By poormansM5
Has anyone tried out colored/metallic plasti dip?

So i ran a few searches and have yet to find anyone who's experimented with different colors and/or metallic plasti dip finishers. Ive found a pretty good website that specializes in plastidip...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 09-19-2012, 04:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,499
Posted By poormansM5
If you could confirm the center bore size that...

If you could confirm the center bore size that would be helpful. My E39 requires a 74.1mm bore. Its easy to get adapters for compensate for a larger wheel bore but I cant go backwards to make these...
Forum: Parting Out 09-19-2012, 12:37 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,439
Posted By poormansM5
Abs module still available?

Abs module still available?
Forum: Wheels and Tires 09-19-2012, 12:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,428
Posted By poormansM5
do you know the center bore for these? ...

do you know the center bore for these? Interested.
Forum: Wheels and Tires 09-19-2012, 12:19 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,499
Posted By poormansM5
center bore?

center bore?
Forum: Wheels and Tires 09-19-2012, 12:15 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,419
Posted By poormansM5
Could you tell me what the center bore is? ALso,...

Could you tell me what the center bore is? ALso, where are you shipping from?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-17-2012, 10:47 AM
Replies: 2,586
Views: 280,369
Posted By poormansM5
no worries. I paid about 116 with shipping and...

no worries. I paid about 116 with shipping and bolts.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-15-2012, 10:04 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,227
Posted By poormansM5
i think that was me. Im actually selling a pair...

i think that was me. Im actually selling a pair of 15mm ECS tuning spacers w/ extended bolts. Upgrading to 20mm all around.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-15-2012, 09:59 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,073
Posted By poormansM5
Thanks. It might have to wait until next...

Thanks. It might have to wait until next paycheck because I still have all this to take care of asap:

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v371/onenonlie/IMG_20120915_114939_Hagrid.jpg

=) Still...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-15-2012, 09:29 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 9,270
Posted By poormansM5
OP: good luck! I hope you get this sorted out. ...

OP: good luck! I hope you get this sorted out. Keep us posted!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-15-2012, 08:56 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,073
Posted By poormansM5
Yeah, the style 32s have really grown on me esp...

Yeah, the style 32s have really grown on me esp after i lowered the car. I prefer to keep them the stock hypersilver finish. The challenge im facing is finding someone that can match the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-15-2012, 08:49 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,073
Posted By poormansM5
They seem pretty decent from online reviews. Are...

They seem pretty decent from online reviews. Are you running the ZR or VR?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-15-2012, 08:46 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,073
Posted By poormansM5
THANK YOU! Since Im buying new tires now I guess...

THANK YOU! Since Im buying new tires now I guess I'll have to refinish the style 32s and rock them for a while till I can save up for some BBS SuperRS!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-14-2012, 09:07 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,073
Posted By poormansM5
i think ill try the continental extremecontact...

i think ill try the continental extremecontact dws 245/40/17 i found on tirerack
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