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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-18-2017, 02:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 369
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, Lots of threads on subject of double...

Hi,

Lots of threads on subject of double DIN's from the high quality brands - if you want to use a unit with a disk mechanism internally, then it's too deep to fit flush with the dash contours as...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-18-2017, 01:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 369
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, You mentioned your truck was prewired...

Hi,

You mentioned your truck was prewired which is why I mentioned 'if' you had confirmed it's the 2002 E39 you have in your details...

The 'good' double DIN unit's out there are from the likes...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-18-2017, 12:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 369
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, As per above, if your car is already...

Hi,

As per above, if your car is already Navigation equipped and it's the 2002 model year in your details, then the 16:9 monitor should plug in and play. Most owners who must stay with oem modules...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-16-2017, 04:39 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 419
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, The 'best' of the chinese unit's is the...

Hi,

The 'best' of the chinese unit's is the Dynavin N6, however, it's only in the USA that Jeff at J&T distributing in Fresno offers 'proper' after sales care and support for any issues and...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-06-2017, 08:55 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,102
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, 2003 530 Diesel Auto to Manual 5 spd...

Hi,

2003 530 Diesel
Auto to Manual 5 spd swapped
purchased when 'retired from active Police duty' at 3 years old in 2006 at 150K miles- so 11 years.
purchase price was 6800 when the cheapest...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-06-2017, 08:37 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,144
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi Andlloyd - Glad you've had the tweaks...

Hi

Andlloyd - Glad you've had the tweaks done and hes' done so with no extra costs to you. I also agree with you that if you like the sound then that is really all that matters and you don't have...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-30-2017, 06:43 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 230
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, Fault finding 101 ! Are the speaker...

Hi,

Fault finding 101 !

Are the speaker connections at the amplifier end in good contact? are the speaker wires at each speaker in the front similarly good and tight? check the continuity of...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-26-2017, 02:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 275
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, Are you sure they're genuine ACS...

Hi,

Are you sure they're genuine ACS mirrors?

The internal motors can cease to function or properly operate so you might need to dismantle and check/fix.

Also, as it's very very subtle, the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-18-2017, 03:37 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,144
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, You might be using the wrong photobucket...

Hi,

You might be using the wrong photobucket links - I use PB and for the forums I paste in the link provided by the 'IMG' tag, works perfectly.

1. If you are now getting the tell tale sound of...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-18-2017, 01:34 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 7,650
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, Would have been better to have made a...

Hi,

Would have been better to have made a new thread to ask about KW V2's or OEM suspension!

It's simple, do you take your car to the track for some spirited, safe and great fun every so often?...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-16-2017, 04:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 333
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi Malakhi, 'Which' stock stereo do you...

Hi Malakhi,

'Which' stock stereo do you have?
What do you mean by a 'Stereo Kit'?

As per above, What are you trying to achieve? What is your anticipated budget you've allocated for what...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-16-2017, 01:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 333
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi malakhi, So what's the actual question...

Hi malakhi,

So what's the actual question or query? what are you trying to do ? what it is you'd like to achieve? As mentioned by 528iAut, put pictures up of what your car has now or detail which...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-12-2017, 08:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 303
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, Hi, this topic has come up multiple...

Hi,

Hi, this topic has come up multiple thousands of times over all the BMW forums. Depending on how much of a power/torque increase you want, there's various things you could do. Have a look...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-11-2017, 01:53 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 456
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, This topic has come up multiple...

Hi,

This topic has come up multiple thousands of times over all the BMW forums. Only you can tell for yourself what a regular guys budget is. Also, what kind of power increases do you want to...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-10-2017, 11:34 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 639
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, I do recognize the user name from recent...

Hi,

I do recognize the user name from recent discussions ;)

The general consensus over all the BMW forums and when at shows and events etc, that the E39 DSP setup is mediocre at best. There...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-10-2017, 10:41 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 181
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, This forum is perhaps 99+ % USA...

Hi,

This forum is perhaps 99+ % USA orientated and the Diesel's didn't make it over there. Although the symptoms you have are indicative of a bad/failing/failed battery, or alternator issue etc...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-10-2017, 09:43 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 433
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, For the vast majority of E39 owners all...

Hi,

For the vast majority of E39 owners all over the world, keeping the interior (along with the exterior) of the car as close as possible to OEM is paramount. Even the smallest 'non oem' look...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-10-2017, 03:10 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 639
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, Some really good info above from Solo12...

Hi,

Some really good info above from Solo12 - thanks!

esanchez - As you've mentioned you'd like to put in a new head unit, amplifier(s) speakers, then there would be no 'issue' with DSP as...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-08-2017, 03:31 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 547
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi A few years ago, an enthusiast nearby to...

Hi

A few years ago, an enthusiast nearby to me had perhaps the loudest E39 M5 in the UK - Van Mannen headers, Racing Catalytic converters, and then straight through to the back with some dual...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-07-2017, 07:09 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 384
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, Anything is 'possible' given enough...

Hi,

Anything is 'possible' given enough money !

The topic of 'turbos' on any E39 variant has come up before over all the BMW forums, so I suggest you have a look around and see the amount of...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-05-2017, 11:49 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,215
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi Burning2nd, The correct way of doing...

Hi Burning2nd,

The correct way of doing things is so that as much of the bass 'flows' into the cabin. This increases efficiency and means you don't have to drive the amplifier closer to...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-05-2017, 08:36 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 661
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, The vast majority of owners here will...

Hi,

The vast majority of owners here will indeed urge you to try and look after your car yourself, learn to DIY and become more knowledgeable about maintenance - This is no bad thing as overall,...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-05-2017, 03:11 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 628
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, Edjack - lol, 'stock' isn't aftermarket,...

Hi,

Edjack - lol, 'stock' isn't aftermarket, which is what tannerk540 wants!

Tannerk540 - This exact question has appeared on all the BMW forums around the world multiple thousands of times. It...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-04-2017, 05:40 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,215
Posted By DennisCooper!
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P.S - PM'd you !

Cheers, Dennis!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-01-2017, 07:50 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,138
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, Have you confirmed the offset for the...

Hi,

Have you confirmed the offset for the wheels is suitable for the E39? Also, is the centre bore already an E39 friendly 74.1mm ? If one or both of these don't suit the E39, then it's going to...
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