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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Today, 04:03 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 7,873
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...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Today, 03:55 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 136
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, Check the for sale section on this and...

Hi,

Check the for sale section on this and all the other BMW forums. Check ebay and craigslist too. Once you find a set, you can press ahead and purchase them.

Cheers, Dennis!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Today, 03:54 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 157
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, In addition to the above, look to forum...

Hi,

In addition to the above, look to forum classifieds, specialist wheel forums too. There's literally thousands of wheel choices, sets and specialist wheel stockists an dealers to buy from so I...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Today, 03:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,383
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi PRBMW To get the latest navigation disk...

Hi PRBMW

To get the latest navigation disk you can get the correct disk from your local BMW dealer. This will be the only place to get a guaranteed to work, tested and certified disk. Anywhere...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Yesterday, 09:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 205
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, A very odd situation for sure! Have...

Hi,

A very odd situation for sure!

Have you had the fault codes read at all? if so what are they? if not, I suggest finding a reputable auto gearbox specialist in your area and having that done...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Yesterday, 02:57 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 182
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, Which chinese replacement unit will you...

Hi,

Which chinese replacement unit will you go for? I wish you good luck for the unit you do get arrives fully working, and crucially, continues to remain working fully long term.

The units...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-25-2015, 10:09 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 352
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, Was the car checked and inspected on a...

Hi,

Was the car checked and inspected on a ramp when the insurance adjuster looked at it ? if so, then there may well be chassis damage/bending which is the reason why the cost to fix is so high....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-24-2015, 03:04 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 463
Posted By DennisCooper!
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http://i482.photobucket.com/albums/rr183/DennisCooper/Funny%20Pictures/hell%20not%20this%20again_zpskqnoiyfd.jpg...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-24-2015, 11:27 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 355
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi AristoPei, I understand on your thinking...

Hi AristoPei,

I understand on your thinking there and perhaps doing things in stages when it suits etc. From what you say, and the pictures you've referenced for what you like, then it'll be...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-24-2015, 02:28 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 355
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi AristoPei, Alpine White FTW! Take a...

Hi AristoPei,

Alpine White FTW!

Take a look through this forum and you will pick up quite a good amount of knowledge for the car's systems and various tips and tricks etc. It's a little 'light'...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-23-2015, 10:32 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 658
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, As per above, you'll need to re-write...

Hi,

As per above, you'll need to re-write and describe a lot better what you mean. You'll need to include details which makes it easier to explain what the problem is and also what you've already...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-22-2015, 10:22 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 158
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, You need a 16:9 capable TV module, the...

Hi,

You need a 16:9 capable TV module, the one you have currently is too old.

Look on realoem for part numbers for the later TV modules. I also suggest you search this and other BMW forums as...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-22-2015, 10:16 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 706
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, The last post on the thread is over a...

Hi,

The last post on the thread is over a year ago and no updates from the OP as to if he went ahead.

I suggest you look to specialists who could make a fibreglass panel for you and do the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-21-2015, 12:41 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 7,873
Posted By DennisCooper!
BBS Super RS are 19 inch fitment only - ...

BBS Super RS are 19 inch fitment only -

http://www.bbs-usa.com/road-wheels-detail.cfm?CLID=58&WF=7

You could purchase a set, and then use the centre disks and have custom 20 inch barrel's and...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-20-2015, 09:54 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,474
Posted By DennisCooper!
Which or who's car are you mentioning ? ...

Which or who's car are you mentioning ?

Cheers, Dennis!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-19-2015, 12:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 216
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, As per above, it could be a faulty...

Hi,

As per above, it could be a faulty amplifier, or perhaps a faulty head unit sending out the static signal or it could be a bad speaker...

You need to test each module and part to see which...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-19-2015, 12:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 411
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, If you keep the suspension 'stock' your...

Hi,

If you keep the suspension 'stock' your car won't look anywhere near how the blue M5 above does and to use your phrase, the car will look like a'tall clown'. The Blue M5 is running on...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-16-2015, 11:50 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 197
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, It's not possible to help as there's...

Hi,

It's not possible to help as there's multiple different oem setups for the OEM audio and depending which one you have, you'll have different oem wiring in the dash area.

Once you identify...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-16-2015, 12:09 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 241
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, Front to rear and vice versa is called...

Hi,

Front to rear and vice versa is called 'Fade'

Right to left and vice versa is called 'Balance'

It's quite strightforward and like edjack asks above, what is it you find confusing or,...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-16-2015, 12:07 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 411
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, I should have put the specs in ! ...

Hi,

I should have put the specs in !

Fronts are 9x20 ET18. A 15mm spacer was also used so the effective offset is ET3.

Rears are 10.5x20 ET13.

You need to choose the right sizing in...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-15-2015, 01:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 404
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, Nfs021 & Bluebee, Partly correct! ...

Hi,

Nfs021 & Bluebee,

Partly correct!

Buying the oem bumper means you are paying for all the R&D, testing and certification (including manufacturing quality, crash testing) the production...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-15-2015, 01:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 411
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, MArk M5 - Although offset does play a...

Hi,

MArk M5 - Although offset does play a part, summ7517 immediately mentions he's on standard ride height. I'm assuming his car is NOT on oem Sport ride height which is 15mm lower. With 20 inch...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-14-2015, 02:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 411
Posted By DennisCooper!
This thread is about 20 inch wheels/tyres :) ...

This thread is about 20 inch wheels/tyres :)

If you are getting rubs/scrubs on oem non sport ride height using 19 inch wheels/tyres, then your suspension is beyond shot. I suggest you change your...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-14-2015, 12:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 411
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, The nearest size to maintain the rolling...

Hi,

The nearest size to maintain the rolling radius that you've crucially forgotten about is 285/25/20 for the rear.

20's on standard non sport ride height don't look good at all. You should...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-13-2015, 08:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 340
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, They're also heavier than E39...

Hi,

They're also heavier than E39 specification oem wheels, by quite an amount, so if you did get them on, you'd most likely feel the difference via the steering wheel. With 50 and 45 profiles,...
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