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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-28-2014, 09:41 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 446
Posted By IndiansFan
Miro: Short of buying any ///M car, my...

Miro:
Short of buying any ///M car, my suggestion is this: After you have done some basic replacement of worn items, increase the performance of the driver. Sign up for a high performance drivers...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-28-2014, 09:22 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 386
Posted By IndiansFan
Helmet: If you are willing to go from a $90...

Helmet:
If you are willing to go from a $90 Craftsman to a $320 reconditioned Bosh, then I second crowz endorsement of IR. Consider an additional $80., and look at the 1/2" W7150-K1. ...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-28-2014, 08:54 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 386
Posted By IndiansFan
Impact wrenches are a great tool, but some bolts...

Impact wrenches are a great tool, but some bolts just won't budge. They are stuck, seized, stubborn, rusted, corroded and otherwise impossible to remove. You can use a penetrant like PB Blaster,...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-12-2014, 07:27 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 480
Posted By IndiansFan
Another good source for independent shops is...

Another good source for independent shops is this:
http://www.bimmershops.com/

I found the following shop in the Bronx.

http://www.bedfordparkmotors.com/

I don't know anything about this...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-03-2014, 09:30 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 134
Posted By IndiansFan
BAVARIAN autosport

BAVARIAN autosport
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-03-2014, 09:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 494
Posted By IndiansFan
They are not the M parallel spoke 37, but they do...

They are not the M parallel spoke 37, but they do resemble the M parallel spoke 66.



The wheels from the Z4 M Coupe/Roadster are the Style 224 M.


Side vents were not OEM on the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-25-2014, 11:28 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 138
Posted By IndiansFan
gkturke@gmail.com

gkturke@gmail.com
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-22-2014, 07:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 264
Posted By IndiansFan
This is true for 16", 17", and 18" OEM. The base...

This is true for 16", 17", and 18" OEM. The base model 528 was equiped with 15" alloy wheels. My 15" OEM winter wheels will only fit on my E39 528's, and not my 530 because of brake clearance...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-21-2014, 09:59 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 463
Posted By IndiansFan
Without photos of your existing lights, I'm...

Without photos of your existing lights, I'm shooting in the dark........

If you tried the kits and that did not work, then the wet sanding/polishing/waxing method should work. What you describe...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-17-2014, 08:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 404
Posted By IndiansFan
It most likely has the Sport Package. Your...

It most likely has the Sport Package. Your wheels are probably 17" style "Star Spoke 81" aka the daisy wheel, due to the look of the seven spokes.



525's did not get shadowline.



Not...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-12-2014, 10:16 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,433
Posted By IndiansFan
Makes more sense that converting the 540 auto to...

Makes more sense that converting the 540 auto to manual! Now people can't dis you about having a two pedal car.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-11-2014, 10:33 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 3,883
Posted By IndiansFan
:tsk::tsk: Doubt there is any given the "advice"...

:tsk::tsk: Doubt there is any given the "advice" track record. Maybe it's time to call Brett Anderson, or John Tanis.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-10-2014, 09:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 314
Posted By IndiansFan
The carfax is for a different car - 2003 525 w/...

The carfax is for a different car - 2003 525 w/ sport package and 173,750 miles in Naperville - $4.9k

The car for sale is a 1998 528 w/ 125,650 miles. It's missing the hood roundel. It would be...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-09-2014, 08:39 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 502
Posted By IndiansFan
I would agree with eparayno. I posed the same...

I would agree with eparayno. I posed the same question to a BMW independent in North East Ohio. He said it is not worth it. Just replace the torque converter and drive it for another 100k miles. ...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-09-2014, 08:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 269
Posted By IndiansFan
110mph IS stupid lucky.......but you already know...

110mph IS stupid lucky.......but you already know that! I was stupid lucky once back in the '80's. We had a train of about 10 cars and two bikes. For about three hours we averaged 95 mph. Very...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-09-2014, 10:16 AM
Replies: 344
Views: 13,995
Posted By IndiansFan
and a new bike, PRICELESS!! :thumbup:

and a new bike, PRICELESS!! :thumbup:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-06-2014, 08:22 PM
Replies: 344
Views: 13,995
Posted By IndiansFan
WELL DONE MY FRIEND!!! :clap: :clap: :clap:...

WELL DONE MY FRIEND!!!

:clap: :clap: :clap: :clap: :clap:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-05-2014, 11:39 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,879
Posted By IndiansFan
These have been very competitive over the past...

These have been very competitive over the past few years.........:thumbup:

Kia Racing Scores Back-To-Back Podium Finishes In Rounds Five And Six Of Pirelli World Challenge At Detroit Belle Isle ...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-05-2014, 10:36 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,417
Posted By IndiansFan
No.....You are not listening to what is being...

No.....You are not listening to what is being said. You seem to have a vision of a Dinan M5 sitting in your driveway. Don't get me wrong. I'm not trying to slam you. I/we just want to make you...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-05-2014, 09:45 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 3,030
Posted By IndiansFan
Talladaga......or better yet, Bonneville!...

Talladaga......or better yet, Bonneville! :thumbup:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-05-2014, 09:18 PM
Replies: 344
Views: 13,995
Posted By IndiansFan
bobdmac: I think US 199 would be the perfect...

bobdmac:

I think US 199 would be the perfect Sunday drive.......perhaps on Sept. 21st!

My wife had asked that we work Crater Lake into our west coast travel from San Francisco to Seattle. US...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-03-2014, 08:58 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,210
Posted By IndiansFan
My DD has three pedals, and I drive stop and go...

My DD has three pedals, and I drive stop and go rush hour every day. 256K on original tranny.
My wifes 530 DD has two pedals. She's happy. I like the motor.
I wish BMW had made a three pedal 530iT....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-03-2014, 07:03 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 476
Posted By IndiansFan
Since nobody has asked: M52, M54, or M62? Is...

Since nobody has asked:
M52, M54, or M62?
Is it in Wadsworth?
Is it for sale?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-01-2014, 05:26 PM
Replies: 344
Views: 13,995
Posted By IndiansFan
Great photos of flight history. I think I will...

Great photos of flight history. I think I will have to add several hours to the itinerary........

I flew on the "Tin Goose" several times back in the '80's. Island Airline operated flights...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-29-2014, 09:48 PM
Replies: 344
Views: 13,995
Posted By IndiansFan
Well Bob, it appears that I'll have to pass thru...

Well Bob, it appears that I'll have to pass thru McMinnville this fall on my way up to Seattle!
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