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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-22-2014, 12:41 PM
Replies: 2,549
Views: 276,181
Posted By SSJRICH 540i
Hey Matt I see your car on cl for...

Hey Matt


I see your car on cl for sale/trade. Good luck! But you should stay in the 540i.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-04-2014, 01:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 242
Posted By SSJRICH 540i
I have the thule with the newish Aero bars. Love...

I have the thule with the newish Aero bars. Love it for the long road trips.



http://i138.photobucket.com/albums/q253/ssjrich420/E39thule2.jpg...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-30-2014, 05:54 PM
Replies: 2,549
Views: 276,181
Posted By SSJRICH 540i
I have the X pipe delete (IE cut out the huge ass...

I have the X pipe delete (IE cut out the huge ass X pipe and 50lbs) to a magnaflow 14816 http://www.magnaflow.com/02product/displayapplications.asp?partnumber=14816

Its pretty easy for any...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-30-2014, 10:43 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 364
Posted By SSJRICH 540i
I have the depot with LED angel eyes with...

I have the depot with LED angel eyes with projector HID.

They are decent. fitment is pretty good. The light spread is what the difference is. OEM has a nice light spread vs Depot/aftermarket ones...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-29-2014, 04:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 311
Posted By SSJRICH 540i
Bm5xw

Bm5xw
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-29-2014, 03:36 PM
Replies: 2,549
Views: 276,181
Posted By SSJRICH 540i
Let me try to vid link again ...

Let me try to vid link again

http://vid138.photobucket.com/albums/q253/ssjrich420/20141029_140238.mp4
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-29-2014, 03:34 PM
Replies: 2,549
Views: 276,181
Posted By SSJRICH 540i
With the new PIAA LED fogs... And they are Depot...

With the new PIAA LED fogs... And they are Depot LED Halo's

http://i138.photobucket.com/albums/q253/ssjrich420/E39light3.jpg (http://s138.photobucket.com/user/ssjrich420/media/E39light3.jpg.html)...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-25-2014, 02:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 182
Posted By SSJRICH 540i
Nice!

Nice!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-25-2014, 09:23 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 153
Posted By SSJRICH 540i
Yup put in a load resistor worked like a charm ...

Yup put in a load resistor worked like a charm

Don't worry I didn't pay 300 for em... I work in industry and I get super awesome good deals.

So for those of you that want LED lights either...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-23-2014, 12:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 153
Posted By SSJRICH 540i
fog light wiring issue

I am having a problem with some new fog light bulbs I put in. I have an M5 bumper so I changed the fog light pigtails to 9006. I have M5 fog lights. I ran just a regular 9006 bulb no problems. I then...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-15-2014, 05:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 489
Posted By SSJRICH 540i
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1KF0DVAWAdo ...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1KF0DVAWAdo

OP - nice vid!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-24-2014, 05:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 378
Posted By SSJRICH 540i
Check the ground connection to the battery and to...

Check the ground connection to the battery and to the frame. I once had a similar problem with the old e39 and I had a loose ground connection to the battery.

If you have checked out all the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-16-2014, 03:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 369
Posted By SSJRICH 540i
Get a nice muffler, do the delete, and have a...

Get a nice muffler, do the delete, and have a good shop do the fab for the exhaust, and you will be happy. I have wife, dog, and 1 year old kid and its never been to loud. And when its time to have...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-13-2014, 04:03 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 579
Posted By SSJRICH 540i
Also just cause you have 12 V at the battery...

Also just cause you have 12 V at the battery doesn't mean you are getting enough CCA (cold crank amps) out to the starter. Starting your car is about amperage not voltage. If you battery tested "as...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-13-2014, 10:33 AM
Replies: 2,549
Views: 276,181
Posted By SSJRICH 540i
I am so jealous. Laguna Seca is one of my fav...

I am so jealous. Laguna Seca is one of my fav tracks (to spectate) and I dream the day I would get to rip it in my BMW or any car to that matter.

And nice pics!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-09-2014, 07:57 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 588
Posted By SSJRICH 540i
Ebay from Taiwan. I got both of mine from ebay....

Ebay from Taiwan. I got both of mine from ebay. They are pretty decent compared to OEM ones that are ridiculously priced
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-06-2014, 01:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 219
Posted By SSJRICH 540i
Wohoo - score one for drive by wire!

Wohoo - score one for drive by wire!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-06-2014, 01:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 301
Posted By SSJRICH 540i
Using the word Market Price loosely, but you need...

Using the word Market Price loosely, but you need to determine what it is in your neighborhood. Everybody will say its to much. But the bottom line is that to much in one place maybe right in...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-23-2014, 10:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 253
Posted By SSJRICH 540i
Here is the link I also use...

Here is the link I also use http://www.bmwstylewheels.com/
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-23-2014, 09:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 367
Posted By SSJRICH 540i
I do agree tho, that for 35K you could have had a...

I do agree tho, that for 35K you could have had a pretty nice M5. BUT I am in no place to say what ifs. I have had tons of cars that if I had taken the money I had put into it, I COULD have had...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-23-2014, 09:19 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 367
Posted By SSJRICH 540i
Umm, I would just say its like any other...

Umm, I would just say its like any other relationship. When its good, its good. When its not, its cost you big time!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-22-2014, 04:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 422
Posted By SSJRICH 540i
Sorry I didn't see the post. You replaced the...

Sorry I didn't see the post. You replaced the fuel pump eh?

Well then try replacing the fuel filter.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-22-2014, 04:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 422
Posted By SSJRICH 540i
Yes your fuel pump and wiring will be fully...

Yes your fuel pump and wiring will be fully submerged. I suspect you have a fuel pump problem and that your car will only start a few more times. If you removed your pump and re installed it and it...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-22-2014, 11:26 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 250
Posted By SSJRICH 540i
That maybe right, but he did say the brakes were...

That maybe right, but he did say the brakes were serviced, and if they did a proper job, they should have done that.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-22-2014, 10:38 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 250
Posted By SSJRICH 540i
What kind of rotors did you get?

What kind of rotors did you get?
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