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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) Yesterday, 09:52 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 83
Posted By King 5
"Is the term "Bimmer" (as in the website/domain...

"Is the term "Bimmer" (as in the website/domain name) any better?"

Right on:thumbup:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-15-2014, 08:11 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 561
Posted By King 5
VMR has a great selection of wheels at a fair...

VMR has a great selection of wheels at a fair price. We just bought two sets for our bimmers. Check them out


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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-15-2014, 08:06 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,208
Posted By King 5
Why not try switching to non-RFT tires? Should...

Why not try switching to non-RFT tires? Should help with tread life, comfort/road noise and performance


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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-13-2014, 12:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 176
Posted By King 5
I tried it but my visor mirror light responded...

I tried it but my visor mirror light responded normally. Still at a loss as to what it could be:dunno:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-11-2014, 02:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 176
Posted By King 5
14.4v running and 13v with the engine off ...

14.4v running and 13v with the engine off


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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-11-2014, 09:32 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 192
Posted By King 5
Ahh but of course Sent from BimmerApp...

Ahh but of course


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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-11-2014, 08:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 176
Posted By King 5
Weird electrical germlins

Got in my car today and when I turned it on there was no radio display nor would the windows go down. I began driving anyways and about 5 minutes into the drive my windows began to work then later on...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-07-2014, 02:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 227
Posted By King 5
No experience with shipping something that large...

No experience with shipping something that large but I cant imagine it being cheap. $80-$100 per seat maybe? Just a guess


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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-31-2014, 01:25 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 652
Posted By King 5
I was in the same boat as you, I had a blown...

I was in the same boat as you, I had a blown front strut, and opted to do all four corners. I went with the Bilstein sport strut / H&R sport spring kit from Turner Motor Sports for about $700 and...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-31-2014, 12:23 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 652
Posted By King 5
Do you plan on replacing just the broken strut...

Do you plan on replacing just the broken strut and spring? From what I've been told its best to replace struts in pair and I would imagine the same goes for springs. Why not refresh the whole...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-28-2014, 04:51 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 252
Posted By King 5
Personally I think it depends on the wheels....

Personally I think it depends on the wheels. Silver wheels, go with clear lenses. Gunmetal wheels, go with smoked lenses. And for amber lenses I guess you'll need orange wheel? Jk haha it all comes...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-27-2014, 07:00 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 459
Posted By King 5
What about take the $1300 insurance check and...

What about take the $1300 insurance check and buying your own pair?


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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-27-2014, 06:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 220
Posted By King 5
Put your VIN in on realoem.com and search for the...

Put your VIN in on realoem.com and search for the wiper blades. It will tell you all the necessary parts and from there you'll be able to look at the one in your trunk to see if it has all of them.
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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-25-2014, 11:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 164
Posted By King 5
plasti dip or vynal wrap are both popular options...

plasti dip or vynal wrap are both popular options for this job that do not require removing the trim
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-19-2014, 04:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 335
Posted By King 5
It makes no sense parting out the car when the...

It makes no sense parting out the car when the only thing wrong with it is a cracked bumper and window regulator. Sure you can part it out for lets say $5k over the course of 10 years, or you could...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-18-2014, 12:17 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 799
Posted By King 5
True, but at the same time "if it's not broke...

True, but at the same time "if it's not broke don't fix it"
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-18-2014, 12:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 346
Posted By King 5
I was going to suggest that it is a vacuum leak...

I was going to suggest that it is a vacuum leak as well
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-16-2014, 11:06 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 476
Posted By King 5
Has the new wheel been rewrapped? looks...

Has the new wheel been rewrapped? looks good:thumbup:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-16-2014, 06:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 278
Posted By King 5
428310 I've got H&R sport springs with...

428310

I've got H&R sport springs with Bilstein sport struts


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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-15-2014, 02:35 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 861
Posted By King 5
a few hundred miles short of 175k on my '97 528i

a few hundred miles short of 175k on my '97 528i
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-15-2014, 08:44 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 863
Posted By King 5
If I had a dollar for ever time a sport vs...

If I had a dollar for ever time a sport vs m-sport debate/question came up on this forum I'd have enough for an M5 itself by now:rofl::rofl::rofl:
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-11-2014, 02:16 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 117
Posted By King 5
Aged wood trim

Hey all, the wood trim on my dad's 04 330ci appears to have an aged film look too it. Any way to remove this/improve it, or the only option to buy new trim? Not a big deal but having it look new...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-11-2014, 10:34 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 247
Posted By King 5
From all the engine swap posts that I've read on...

From all the engine swap posts that I've read on this forum the consensus seems to be that most swaps aren't worth the money or time. Better off just buying a car with the bigger engine in it.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-11-2014, 10:32 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 229
Posted By King 5
1) Definitely have your bodyshop fit the bumper...

1) Definitely have your bodyshop fit the bumper before paint
2) I was quoted $350 just to paint my front bumper
3) :dunno:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-05-2014, 03:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 225
Posted By King 5
Did you check pulleys/tensioners? I had a nasty...

Did you check pulleys/tensioners? I had a nasty squeal at start up with the same symptoms as yours and that was my culprit


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