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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Yesterday, 03:44 PM
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Posted By 530iman
Build Sheet for my 2003 540i m-sport

I learned it today by searching the forum for vin identifier.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Yesterday, 10:28 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 218
Posted By 530iman
Build Sheet for my 2003 540i m-sport

Model description: 540I
Market: USA
Type: DN63
E-Code: E39
Chassis: Limousine
Steering: links
Doors: 4
Engine: M62/TU - 4,40l (210kW)
Drive: Heckantrieb
Transmission: automatisch
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Yesterday, 08:50 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 722
Posted By 530iman
Nitrous= no for me. supercharged= maybe, they are...

Nitrous= no for me. supercharged= maybe, they are pretty pricey.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-28-2014, 11:33 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 722
Posted By 530iman
More Pics

More Pics
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-28-2014, 11:29 AM
Replies: 2,468
Views: 269,991
Posted By 530iman
Purchased from Brandt Auto Brokers on N cobb...

Purchased from Brandt Auto Brokers on N cobb Pkwy. They may have had the car all of 7 days before I came in to purchase it. Good people, they will find what you want as long as its in the price range...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-28-2014, 07:24 AM
Replies: 2,468
Views: 269,991
Posted By 530iman
2003 540i m sport.

2003 540i m sport.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-27-2014, 11:15 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 722
Posted By 530iman
Need to change my sig pic know, That's the 2001...

Need to change my sig pic know, That's the 2001 530i I no longer have. Guess I cant change my screen name huh.lol
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-25-2014, 09:01 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 722
Posted By 530iman
Yes, thanks for the welcome back, everyone in my...

Yes, thanks for the welcome back, everyone in my family didn't understand that it had to be a 2003 bmw 540i with M sport package. Waited months and passed up some good 540's along the way.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-25-2014, 08:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 246
Posted By 530iman
Cool, thanks for all the info guys

Cool, thanks for all the info guys
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-24-2014, 10:38 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 722
Posted By 530iman
About a 50 mile drive to the auto brokers who...

About a 50 mile drive to the auto brokers who found the car for me. 2 owner vehicle I'm the third. Pic attached471778 more to come.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-24-2014, 09:50 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 246
Posted By 530iman
Comfort closing/ window up with keyfob.

Anyone in the Atlanta area have this done. Windows up with Keyfob? I had a guy from carma motorsports tell me he could do it back in my 530i days, Im getting the 540i today and this is a must have...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-24-2014, 09:48 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 317
Posted By 530iman
No, I think he simply wants a better appearance....

No, I think he simply wants a better appearance. I personally don't like them, they restrict air flow to the caliper in my opinion, they may not but that my opinion. Paint the calipers and they look...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-24-2014, 09:44 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 722
Posted By 530iman
Pics will post later after work when I pick her...

Pics will post later after work when I pick her up. I paid a handsome bounty of 9000.00 to have her tracked down over the course of 4 months. Auto I never quite got the hang of the manual, I've...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-24-2014, 06:37 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 317
Posted By 530iman
Paint em instead

Paint em instead
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-24-2014, 04:39 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 722
Posted By 530iman
Purchasing 2003 540i today

hello forum, im back. I used to live on this forum for years. Im getting another E39 today, finally. I have been searching for 6 months know for the perfect combo. 2003 540i, black interior, sport...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-03-2013, 06:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,033
Posted By 530iman
Got the new part it was 159.00 plus tax compared...

Got the new part it was 159.00 plus tax compared to the 114.99 plus tax I paid for the OES part this new one is OEM an came in a white unmarked box and bmw is stamped on the plastic part, think I'm...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-03-2013, 09:24 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,033
Posted By 530iman
Just called the dealer, I'm gonna get a refund...

Just called the dealer, I'm gonna get a refund and go to my next closest dealer and buy the bmw branded part. This one is original equipment supplier, apparently there is a difference, I would still...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-03-2013, 08:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,033
Posted By 530iman
Yes it was global imports bmw, funny thing is the...

Yes it was global imports bmw, funny thing is the box it came in said meyle should that be the part manufacturer or should I return it and visit my next closest dealer. I never had to purchase one of...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-02-2013, 07:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,033
Posted By 530iman
Ckp is crankshaft position sensor, it throw the...

Ckp is crankshaft position sensor, it throw the code for that which is p0339 and also a code for transmission failsafe which is p0727. It happened out of no where I was driving for about two minutes...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-02-2013, 06:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,215
Posted By 530iman
Just wondering how did you resolve the p0339 and...

Just wondering how did you resolve the p0339 and p0727 codes, any feedback would be greatly appreciated.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-02-2013, 05:16 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,033
Posted By 530iman
P0339 and p0727 with trans failsafe

Has anyone solved this issue, I replaced the ckp with no success to rid my car of these codes. Hard starts that take about 20 seconds to crank, trans failsafe icon on dash and car runs very rough but...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-12-2012, 06:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 499
Posted By 530iman
Yo need to know the offsets of your wheel to...

Yo need to know the offsets of your wheel to detemine what mm spacer to run, the e38 offset is close to the e39 I think, so you may want to bore them so you dont get fender rub on your tires
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-07-2012, 01:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,189
Posted By 530iman
Its noit the quality of the pad but the prongs as...

Its noit the quality of the pad but the prongs as stated before. Remove the inner pad push each prong outward and install, Noise gone and duralast pads are great for my rear only. I get free pads...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-06-2012, 07:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,189
Posted By 530iman
The three prongs facing the caliper cylinder on...

The three prongs facing the caliper cylinder on the inner pad need to be pushed outward toward the edge of the pad, not so much that you can visually see it but you can feel each prong extend further...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-23-2012, 08:08 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,377
Posted By 530iman
I had plasti dipped 19 inch wheels on my car for...

I had plasti dipped 19 inch wheels on my car for about a year and ahalf, while the rears looked the same as the first day I dipped them the front wheels, from heat and brake dust overtime, started to...
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