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Forum: Wheels and Tires 02-26-2013, 10:36 PM
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Views: 222
Posted By E39Alan
12mm spacers

I have two 12mm spacers that I only used for about 3 days. Selling the car so I'm selling all of my aftermarket parts. Will include 39mm extended bolts. They are hub centric E39 fitment 74.1mm had...
Forum: Cars - Private Party 01-15-2013, 01:08 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 213
Posted By E39Alan
FS 528i Bay Area

Here is my ad on Craigslist

http://monterey.craigslist.org/cto/3538664506.html

http://monterey.craigslist.org/cto/3538664506.html
Forum: Site Feedback / Questions / Suggestions 07-25-2012, 11:17 PM
Replies: 497
Views: 37,521
Posted By E39Alan
Can you change mine to "E39Alan" thanks!

Can you change mine to "E39Alan" thanks!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-30-2012, 08:26 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,429
Posted By E39Alan
Mine makes a pop noise when I put it from park to...

Mine makes a pop noise when I put it from park to drive or reverse ONLY when I'm like on a little hill or incline. Is that normal?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-29-2012, 02:08 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 8,458
Posted By E39Alan
I just rolled my own fenders today :thumbup: it...

I just rolled my own fenders today :thumbup: it wasn't too hard...so far no more tire rub, but I haven't took a high speed turn, nor do I want to and find out it still rubs. Haha
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-27-2012, 03:55 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 8,458
Posted By E39Alan
Woah really? Everyone told me 275s wouldn't fit....

Woah really? Everyone told me 275s wouldn't fit. I have 19x9.5s +22 offset with a 275/30 tire on the rears and it rips the tire when I do a turn. I'm riding on my stocks until I get it fixed. BTW...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-27-2012, 02:27 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 8,458
Posted By E39Alan
Hey do you have your fenders rolled? My 275 in...

Hey do you have your fenders rolled? My 275 in the rear won't fit.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-26-2012, 11:39 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,114
Posted By E39Alan
Finally got my car started. It started right up...

Finally got my car started. It started right up with the new key. Old key was no good anymore, battery was done also. I still have the trifecta. I will look into that in the future.
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 06-25-2012, 10:47 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,959
Posted By E39Alan
Like this

Like this
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 06-25-2012, 10:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,959
Posted By E39Alan
I like your rims! I say you paint it red!

I like your rims! I say you paint it red!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-22-2012, 08:56 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,309
Posted By E39Alan
Lip specs? And Headlight specs? Where did you get...

Lip specs? And Headlight specs? Where did you get them with the white side markers or whatever they're called!?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-21-2012, 04:53 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,114
Posted By E39Alan
Only code being thrown is about key. It said "02...

Only code being thrown is about key. It said "02 key 1 incorrect random code" I just ordered a new master key from the dealer ($175) and bought a new battery ($200), since my old one was draining. I...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-20-2012, 06:16 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,114
Posted By E39Alan
I am the second owner of the car, you guys think...

I am the second owner of the car, you guys think I'll be able to buy another key for it? Or do I need the original owner to get it?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-20-2012, 05:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,114
Posted By E39Alan
Mechanic still hasn't got my car to start. He...

Mechanic still hasn't got my car to start. He wants me to buy a new key for my car. He said its either the key or a ignition module? I don't even know if I should trust him anymore. A new key is...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-20-2012, 09:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 932
Posted By E39Alan
Lucky 16k miles, I have to buy new rear tires...

Lucky 16k miles, I have to buy new rear tires every 6 months....camber wear :(
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-19-2012, 10:40 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,114
Posted By E39Alan
Update: so the mechanic just called me a while...

Update: so the mechanic just called me a while ago and said he found nothing mechanically wrong with it. He thinks it's my car key now. He said the key may need to be reprogrammed? Idunno
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-19-2012, 10:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 974
Posted By E39Alan
I also have the habit at filling up once it hits...

I also have the habit at filling up once it hits half a tank
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-19-2012, 08:29 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,114
Posted By E39Alan
I mentioned it to him over the phone but I forgot...

I mentioned it to him over the phone but I forgot to remind him of it while I was there. I will be back there tomorrow morning and I'll let him know. Thanks for reminding me of that haha
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-19-2012, 02:57 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,114
Posted By E39Alan
Indy tested everything and it all came out good...

Indy tested everything and it all came out good last thing he's going to test in a bit is the ignition switch. He's thinking it's the switch....what I still don't understand is what caused the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-18-2012, 07:48 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,242
Posted By E39Alan
I am not using spacers. My rears are at a +22...

I am not using spacers. My rears are at a +22 offset. What's the offset on your wheels? Hopefully rolling my fenders works!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-18-2012, 02:45 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,114
Posted By E39Alan
Will do. I'll be taking it to my Indy tomorrow,...

Will do. I'll be taking it to my Indy tomorrow, see if he can figure out what the problem is.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-18-2012, 02:08 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,114
Posted By E39Alan
Thanks but I can't find the DIY. Can someone help...

Thanks but I can't find the DIY. Can someone help me find it?

EDIT: I found a DIY. Which FSU is best to buy? Brand?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-17-2012, 07:40 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,114
Posted By E39Alan
Hoping it'll be under 500. Labor rates are fairly...

Hoping it'll be under 500. Labor rates are fairly cheap in my area.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-17-2012, 07:08 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,114
Posted By E39Alan
I had the battery tested it was fine. The car...

I had the battery tested it was fine. The car wouldn't start even with a jump start. So now I'm thinking it's the alternator? Taking it to my Indy on Tuesday
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-17-2012, 04:38 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,880
Posted By E39Alan
any rubbing with 265? I have 275 and they only...

any rubbing with 265? I have 275 and they only rub when I make a turn. Hopefully rolling my fenders fixes that.
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