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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Yesterday, 09:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 230
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi John This question has been asked...

Hi John

This question has been asked multiple thousands of times on this and every other BMW forum. I suggest you search and have a read and then begin to make a shortlist of suspension choices...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-18-2015, 01:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 260
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, Real wheels are always better than fakes...

Hi,

Real wheels are always better than fakes !!

I'm personally not a fan of the style 65's at all, but I know many E39 owners do like them alot! at least you now have the genuine article !
...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-18-2015, 11:20 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 273
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi Lyfer, I have a Touring as well! ...

Hi Lyfer,

I have a Touring as well!

You're updated question is very different to your initial one!

I did the easy, simple route for my audio upgrade. A decent brand head unit, 2 amplifiers...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-18-2015, 11:05 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 225
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, A couple of questions for you 1....

Hi,

A couple of questions for you

1. How 'imperative' is it for you to have an OEM solution ?
2. How much are you ideally looking to spend?

The reason I ask is that you could have a kit...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-18-2015, 10:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 273
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi Lyfer, If the above from 98orientblue...

Hi Lyfer,

If the above from 98orientblue works, then great.

However, if not, or you are as I suspect trying to add in the MID display unit which has the DSP button, you'll need to research...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-17-2015, 04:05 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 175
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, I suggest you take a look around this...

Hi,

I suggest you take a look around this and all the other BMW forums as this question has been asked multiple thousands of times already. If you *must* stay within the range of BMW wheels, then...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-16-2015, 04:21 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 8,560
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi djbeecan - any link to the actual product...

Hi

djbeecan - any link to the actual product you've pictured there? I'm assuming it's a small powered subwoofer ? or did you make the enclosure for the sub?

jc8333 - Nice install! a few things...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-16-2015, 04:12 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,560
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi Daniel As per above, you need to look at...

Hi Daniel

As per above, you need to look at other forums that are more focused on engine swaps and the necessary information to go with it all. This forum is very oem orientated! You'll need to do...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-15-2015, 10:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 206
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, A few recent threads about running 20...

Hi,

A few recent threads about running 20 inch wheels on the E39 have come up recently. Do take a look at these threads;
...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-10-2015, 01:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 314
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, The Police did fettle their vehicles for...

Hi,

The Police did fettle their vehicles for sure, and for these 3 litre Diesel variants a good dollop of easy to achieve 30-40 HP is done via a re-map of the ECU. All else for motorway vehicles I...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-10-2015, 12:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 314
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, Yes, my car is an ex police car and it's...

Hi,

Yes, my car is an ex police car and it's Alpine white out of the factory.

There's a FAQ on the other site I linked to where there's full details including pics of how to do the roof rail...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-10-2015, 10:45 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 314
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, What offsets are the wheels you're...

Hi,

What offsets are the wheels you're running? you need to be very careful with widths and offsets for when you want to run your car (any car) with the setup you have in mind. I suspect you have...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-07-2015, 08:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 330
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, Vertini wheels I believe are also...

Hi,

Vertini wheels I believe are also stocked at other reputable places so you could always buy elsewhere if it's found this supplier doesn't meet your expectations.

As for the style of them,...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-07-2015, 08:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 343
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, The Carbon Black M5 referenced above I...

Hi,

The Carbon Black M5 referenced above I used to see fairly regularly around where I live. It was very loud for sure but perhaps not the loudest E39 M5 I've heard. That honour went to another...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-04-2015, 08:16 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 892
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, In reference to the above mentioned...

Hi,

In reference to the above mentioned aftermarket deep lip 19 inch M Parallel wheels, then these are currently unavailable and as time goes on, increasingly likely they'll not have a batch made....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-04-2015, 03:28 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 329
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, This topic has been discussed hundreds...

Hi,

This topic has been discussed hundreds if not thousands of times on this and all the other BMW forums. I do suggest you have a search around. What kind of power gains are you wishing you had?...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-04-2015, 02:25 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 892
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, There's multiple thousands of wheels you...

Hi,

There's multiple thousands of wheels you could potentially get, and only you know what you like, the amount you wish to spend, how aggressive you want to go and the sizes/offsets you want -...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-03-2015, 02:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 312
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, What's the reason behind wanting to...

Hi,

What's the reason behind wanting to possibly change the car?

As for advice, you'll only get the usual advice for either option - if trading in, make sure the car is clean, well presented,...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-03-2015, 01:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 312
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, No one knows if you should trade in/sell...

Hi,

No one knows if you should trade in/sell privately...

Except you.

Some here will say sell privately, some will say trade it in. If you analyse the pro's and con's for each based on your...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-30-2015, 06:52 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 366
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, Everything you need to research and get...

Hi,

Everything you need to research and get yourself clued up upon for an E39 M5 has been discussed, extensively.. many many times on the M5board.com. I suggest you read up and really familiarize...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-30-2015, 06:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 345
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi AristoPei, This question and how to find...

Hi AristoPei,

This question and how to find the answers has been posted up multiple thousands of times across all the BMW forums ! You'll need to learn how to jedi master the search button ;)
...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-29-2015, 03:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 175
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, I 'vaguely' recall that you can't simply...

Hi,

I 'vaguely' recall that you can't simply swap any of them around, they're different internally. That said, I 'might' be way off. You'll need to keep searching through the various BMW forums to...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-29-2015, 03:39 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 174
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, You need to post in the classifieds...

Hi,

You need to post in the classifieds section. And your links are broken anyway.

Cheers, Dennis!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-29-2015, 03:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 484
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, I have a genuine E46 M3 CSL Alcantara...

Hi,

I have a genuine E46 M3 CSL Alcantara SMG steering wheel in my E39. I like the Alcantara and in the last 6+ years or so I've had it, it has worn more than when I first had it, but mainly in...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-27-2015, 04:03 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 8,243
Posted By DennisCooper!
No it's not. Alpina put 19 inch wheels as...

No it's not.

Alpina put 19 inch wheels as OEM fitment on their E39 B10 V8S model. The suspension plays the biggest part in ride quality and comfort. Ensure you have good suspension components like...
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