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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Yesterday, 01:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 468
Posted By cdawg246
Will it break a bolt loose under power in place...

Will it break a bolt loose under power in place of manually breaking it first for those tough bolts jim?--looks like i got to get it since i dont have a air compressor and watching some youtube...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-20-2016, 09:14 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 441
Posted By cdawg246
Yeah im sending them to bilstein usa in...

Yeah im sending them to bilstein usa in california-they are supposed to be lifetime warranty. Whats really funny is my fronts are tight and still good but the rears are shot-basically i have been...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-19-2016, 10:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 441
Posted By cdawg246
Thanks for posting the videos-i need to pull out...

Thanks for posting the videos-i need to pull out my rear bilstein coilovers to be rebulit and even though i know the procedure from doing it the first time-its really nice to see the complete job as...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-16-2016, 03:22 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,189
Posted By cdawg246
Just to let you guys know how good castrol 0w30...

Just to let you guys know how good castrol 0w30 euro is-i haven't changed it since the car was sitting for 2yrs needing a starter and 2 summers after that-my 540i is still quiet as a mouse at almost...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-07-2016, 02:43 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 811
Posted By cdawg246
Check out that mileage-322,000 and pixel...

Check out that mileage-322,000 and pixel condition - mine is just pushing 150k - barely a young adult
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-04-2016, 03:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 271
Posted By cdawg246
Blue coral-dri clean will remove most stains-the...

Blue coral-dri clean will remove most stains-the only thing i use on my headliner with a clean microfiber towel
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-24-2016, 10:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 360
Posted By cdawg246
Oem bmw windshield spacers and bmw trim gasket -...

Oem bmw windshield spacers and bmw trim gasket - no exceptions
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-11-2016, 03:29 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 658
Posted By cdawg246
Rockauto-$6 mann oil filters -quality oem - buy...

Rockauto-$6 mann oil filters -quality oem - buy quanity and save on shipping - enough said
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-10-2016, 04:47 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,359
Posted By cdawg246
No problem-i love to be the voice of reason. Oh...

No problem-i love to be the voice of reason. Oh and what i enjoy the most of all is when another member tries to belittle another when their arguement holds no truth.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-09-2016, 07:59 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,359
Posted By cdawg246
What does owning a $750,000 house have to do with...

What does owning a $750,000 house have to do with you crying like a baby about ac work pricing in the most expensive state in the country for auto repairs. That just makes you sound dumb- $100 should...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-09-2016, 04:53 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,359
Posted By cdawg246
+1

+1
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-08-2016, 07:21 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 980
Posted By cdawg246
6 yrs and still tight on meyle hd thrust and...

6 yrs and still tight on meyle hd thrust and front control arms. Ball joint ends and bushings still like new. The key to installing suspension parts is to tighten the bolts at ride height. You can't...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-01-2016, 03:53 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,245
Posted By cdawg246
Fell in love with bimmers after the 1st...

Fell in love with bimmers after the 1st transporter movie - after that I was circling e39's in the auto trader until I bought my 540i m-sport
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-10-2016, 03:49 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,320
Posted By cdawg246
+1 don't skimp on oem filters - way too cheap to...

+1 don't skimp on oem filters - way too cheap to cut a corner - rockauto even sells mann and mahle
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-10-2016, 10:45 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 392
Posted By cdawg246
Search here for cluster unlocking or there are...

Search here for cluster unlocking or there are videos on YouTube that go through the steps.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-10-2016, 10:38 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 392
Posted By cdawg246
Did you unlock your cluster to test standing and...

Did you unlock your cluster to test standing and running voltage? I would bet a diode in the alternator has failed or weak and is triggering the battery light. Take the car up to autozone and have...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-10-2016, 10:32 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 460
Posted By cdawg246
Pelican parts has the oem vdo/siemens washer pump...

Pelican parts has the oem vdo/siemens washer pump for $16.25 just putting it out there instead of paying $60 for a bmw http://www.pelicanparts.com/catalog/SuperCat/0408/BMW_0408_MISCWP_pg2.htm#item5
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-22-2016, 04:47 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,513
Posted By cdawg246
Do your research buddy the 540i is the superior...

Do your research buddy the 540i is the superior car. It gets a little less gas mileage but better performance and reliability. The M54 burns oil by design and I can't count how many posts on blown...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-21-2016, 07:18 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,513
Posted By cdawg246
Keep looking be patient - think 540i - think v8 -...

Keep looking be patient - think 540i - think v8 - way better engine
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-21-2016, 03:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 423
Posted By cdawg246
Windshield wipers don't work? Here's the fix

Just posting a quick fix when the windshield wipers don't turn on at all on any speed on a 99 540i m-sport. If fuse #1 in the glove compartment is good- check under the hood and under the passenger...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-14-2016, 09:49 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 420
Posted By cdawg246
Denniscooper - you sound like this guy that has a...

Denniscooper - you sound like this guy that has a mint titanium silver trunk lid near me that wants $300 for it sitting in his garage under a tarp collecting dust for 2yrs and won't budge on his...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-14-2016, 09:42 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 420
Posted By cdawg246
Blow the dust off the amp sitting in your garage...

Blow the dust off the amp sitting in your garage and send him the amp for god sakes - maybe I feel this way since many bimmerfest members have helped me with parts in the past for nothing but...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-14-2016, 08:40 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 420
Posted By cdawg246
How are you going to tell this guy you have "zero...

How are you going to tell this guy you have "zero need" for the amp and still want $155 for it - if it was me I would ask for the $10 to ship it priority mail and feel good that I helped out a fellow...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-11-2016, 09:08 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 564
Posted By cdawg246
Wow! Im sorry those are the ugliest taillights I...

Wow! Im sorry those are the ugliest taillights I have ever seen for a e39 - especially on a black e39
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-11-2016, 08:20 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 773
Posted By cdawg246
I bet you that the braided wire on the starter ...

I bet you that the braided wire on the starter is corroded - I also replaced a battery when it was the starter
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