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Forum: Cars - Private Party 10-05-2009, 10:49 AM
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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-27-2008, 07:14 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,335
Posted By FJ540
I like that black wood trim. Too bad it wouldn't...

I like that black wood trim. Too bad it wouldn't fit with my tan and brown interior.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-11-2008, 11:19 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,852
Posted By FJ540
You should've attended English class more often....

You should've attended English class more often. :thumbup:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-10-2008, 12:53 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,852
Posted By FJ540
You don't have insurance? :rolleyes: Based...

You don't have insurance? :rolleyes:

Based on the location of the truck, and the location of your dent, I don't think it's possible for the mazda to have inflicted the damage from it's current...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-09-2008, 02:06 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,440
Posted By FJ540
You could do up the exhaust. Nitrous kit?

You could do up the exhaust. Nitrous kit?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-08-2008, 10:41 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,003
Posted By FJ540
No prob. Don't try to unbolt the rear trans...

No prob.

Don't try to unbolt the rear trans mount or anything, there's enough give in the rubber to allow you to clear the switch over the transmission's shaft (this is the biggest pain in the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-08-2008, 08:41 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,003
Posted By FJ540
It's the shift position switch. 5 hours???? Try...

It's the shift position switch. 5 hours???? Try 45 minutes...

I had the same erratic shifting, then when I parked it at a sams club to turn the thing off and restart, the neutral switch wouldn't...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-07-2008, 12:00 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 763
Posted By FJ540
Autoparts Warehouse sells Timken as an option. ...

Autoparts Warehouse sells Timken as an option. Timken makes good stuff that's often used in machine tools (mills, lathes, and such). I'd go with them over OEM.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-06-2008, 10:45 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 763
Posted By FJ540
Using that zip knocks a bunch of money off front...

Using that zip knocks a bunch of money off front wheel bearings too. WTF? :D

However, autoparts warehouse carries a superior brand for the same *discounted price.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-06-2008, 09:02 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 763
Posted By FJ540
Yeah, now it's showing the $100. I guess you...

Yeah, now it's showing the $100. I guess you guys are lucky.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-06-2008, 08:57 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 763
Posted By FJ540
What zip code?

What zip code?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-06-2008, 08:54 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 763
Posted By FJ540
Retail Price: $562.50 Our Price: $490.99 ...

Retail Price: $562.50
Our Price: $490.99
You Save: $71.51

What made you think this was $100?

Looks like they use the same pump:

2001 - 2003 525I
2001 - 2003 530I
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-04-2008, 01:33 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,439
Posted By FJ540
I just used a pick. Not difficult at all. ...

I just used a pick. Not difficult at all.

http://buy1.snapon.com/catalog/item.asp?P65=&tool=all&item_ID=13871&group_ID=2318&store=snapon-store&dir=catalog
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-03-2008, 09:58 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,440
Posted By FJ540
Vadim540i, it's also an audi... (would you really...

Vadim540i, it's also an audi... (would you really subject yourself to owning one for any length of time?)

Aluminum is very soft, even in heat-treatable alloys (which aren't all weldable), and...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-02-2008, 03:18 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,440
Posted By FJ540
Actually, the weight savings of aluminum is that...

Actually, the weight savings of aluminum is that it weighs 1/3 that of steel for the same strength - it just costs 6x more. So if you wanted your car to cost 300K instead of 50, that might be an...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-02-2008, 01:45 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,440
Posted By FJ540
Easy, lose the rest of the car around those. :) ...

Easy, lose the rest of the car around those. :)

Think about it, the whole rear suspension is aluminum. Did you really think there was extra fat to trim?

Did they even make manual windows for...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-02-2008, 01:06 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,436
Posted By FJ540
I've been thinking about flat black for a long...

I've been thinking about flat black for a long time as well; nice to see you doing it. Looks good!

It almost looks like it's missing something though. Maybe an accent of some sort? Any ideas? ...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-02-2008, 12:40 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 9,267
Posted By FJ540
Actually, with the right fart can, it can be...

Actually, with the right fart can, it can be done. :yikes:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-02-2008, 12:28 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 4,428
Posted By FJ540
No, you've got a lot of lesbo porn on there too. ...

No, you've got a lot of lesbo porn on there too. Don't be shy. post up! :bigpimp:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-17-2008, 10:57 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,681
Posted By FJ540
You're aware Boyd is dead... "Cool sound...

You're aware Boyd is dead...

"Cool sound system" and "good sounding" are quite possibly mutually exclusive.

None of these guys designs the interior around the speakers (after much trial and...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-16-2008, 11:28 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 562
Posted By FJ540
I'm running 275's with 9" wheels and no rubbing...

I'm running 275's with 9" wheels and no rubbing or m5 liners. Just bolted them on and they fit.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-16-2008, 10:28 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,681
Posted By FJ540
Anyone else wish they'd kept the girls and dumped...

Anyone else wish they'd kept the girls and dumped Chris Jacobs?

I'm actually not a fan of Foose's work. Some things he does look good, much of it just seems like he's changing it for the sake of...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-15-2008, 05:59 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,139
Posted By FJ540
There's an abs/wheel speed sensor on the back of...

There's an abs/wheel speed sensor on the back of the control arm (If memory serves). It probably came off.

It's on there somewhere. I haven't done much with my car since replacing the ball...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-15-2008, 05:31 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,139
Posted By FJ540
I'm still betting it's the axle. Rather than a...

I'm still betting it's the axle. Rather than a single collision taking off the knuckle on the A arm, it was likely cracked for a while and then the pot hole took it off.

When you go in there to...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-15-2008, 05:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 714
Posted By FJ540
Are you running synthetic or dino juice? ...

Are you running synthetic or dino juice?

-20F is not a problem for me with Mobil 1. Fires right up.
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