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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Yesterday, 04:42 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 139
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, The E39 came with different audio setups...

Hi,

The E39 came with different audio setups and some are modular. You have the early navigation setup with the 4:3 monitor which is 'around' 20 years old now and that's not a bad innings really!...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-23-2017, 04:11 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 596
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, Just so that you know, this forum is...

Hi,

Just so that you know, this forum is 99.7% USA orientated and although still great as a resource, you might find more specific recommendations for specialists, deals and local to national...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-23-2017, 01:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 236
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, Which LM lookalike wheels did you...

Hi,

Which LM lookalike wheels did you purchase? a link to them or the retailers page? are they a 'brand' like Vordoven/Varstoenn/ESM ?

The reason I ask is that the unbranded, cheap replica's...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-12-2017, 06:10 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 473
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi 528iaut - You'll need to update your...

Hi

528iaut - You'll need to update your knowledge on diesel car sales currently!! not just for BMW but for all brands - the fact is that Diesel powered BMW's make up a massive amount of sales each...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-09-2017, 11:07 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 325
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, Derkaizer999 - Here's a site dedicated...

Hi,

Derkaizer999 - Here's a site dedicated to attracting investment into Georgia - http://investingeorgia.org/en/georgia/taxation. If you are saying that 'most' of the country doesn't like to go...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-09-2017, 10:56 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 247
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi I think you are years late to this party!...

Hi

I think you are years late to this party!

There's a number of existing modules and ways to get this and a lot more functionality.

Here's the Modlight https://modbmw.com/modlight/...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-07-2017, 10:44 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 674
Posted By DennisCooper!
So, you either do have aftermarket panels or the...

So, you either do have aftermarket panels or the oem ones have been filled in.

Once you inspect and look carefully at the panels, you'll be able to determine what you have.

Cheers, Dennis!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-06-2017, 03:49 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 674
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, The 'BMW' badges on the bootlid and...

Hi,

The 'BMW' badges on the bootlid and bonnet should be there, standard fitment from factory and couldn't be 'optioned' out.

The 'M5' badge on the bootlid could be optioned as a 'delete' from...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-05-2017, 07:44 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 514
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, The Style 37's are much more popular as...

Hi,

The Style 37's are much more popular as they were factory fit on many E39's. I must admit, you're the first owner Ive heard to mention the style 37's are more 'blingy' ! The 37's are a true...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-05-2017, 03:58 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 514
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, You'll get some people voting for the...

Hi,

You'll get some people voting for the Style 66's and some for the 37's. The real question is, what do YOU like on your car?

For me, I'd not have either as I like as rare and different...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-02-2017, 04:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 397
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi This topic comes up over the various BMW...

Hi

This topic comes up over the various BMW forums every so often and it's the same response from me and many other forum members - An E39 M5 at 18 years old isn't the right or suitable car for...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-01-2017, 01:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 340
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, Dairycow - Are you wishing to retain the...

Hi,

Dairycow - Are you wishing to retain the OEM head unit in the dash ? or would you be open to a quality double/single DIN head unit?

If you wish to retain the OEM unit, then it's still...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-22-2017, 05:06 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,049
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi Kupcake, One 'might' turn up for sale...

Hi Kupcake,

One 'might' turn up for sale next week or the week after, perhaps next month, or the month after that. Maybe one will become available for sale this year, or next year.

How long...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-21-2017, 04:56 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,049
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, Please do re-read my initial response...

Hi,

Please do re-read my initial response above! There's hardly any E39's in the grand scheme of things that have had an LSx conversion and have lots of OEM options/goodies retrofitted. Of the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-17-2017, 12:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 529
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi Emsee, Weclome to the forum! ...

Hi Emsee,

Weclome to the forum!

You'll find this forum is perhaps 99.5% USA orientated which isn't an issue, but you'll find US centric advice and recommendations. Another aspect is the USA...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-16-2017, 04:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 735
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi 528iAut, Perhaps there's not much of a...

Hi 528iAut,

Perhaps there's not much of a market in Spain but in many other countries there's a relatively healthy market for Engine/ECU re-mapping and related to that, coding and OEM upgrades for...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-16-2017, 12:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 735
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, Lots of these types of threads over all...

Hi,

Lots of these types of threads over all the BMW forums and for the most part, entirely miss the point of a re-map on a normally aspirated petrol engined car.

The benefits of re-mapping a...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-09-2017, 04:53 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,049
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, Do you mean he wants an E39 with an LSx...

Hi,

Do you mean he wants an E39 with an LSx motor transplant done already along with all the interior goodies too? if so, he's not likely to find one anytime soon! there's not many around, those...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-08-2017, 04:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 306
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, Kingfisher, your description is very...

Hi,

Kingfisher, your description is very vague. What EXACTLY are you referring to? The E39 doesn't have a 'tilt' function that's controlled by a lever.

I suspect you are either talking about ...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-06-2017, 05:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 259
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, Never heard of the brand called...

Hi,

Never heard of the brand called 'vibrant'. Post a link to their website which will hopefully show who they are and their engineering R&D facilities and quality approvals etc.

Magnaflow are...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-02-2017, 12:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 419
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, If you are only looking for it to run...

Hi,

If you are only looking for it to run better. then I'd say perhaps stick with supercharging it along with the matching suspension and braking upgrade which has been done many times on the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-02-2017, 09:41 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 419
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, Kofibmw - For many enthusiasts a project...

Hi,

Kofibmw - For many enthusiasts a project like this isn't anywhere near about not doing it because BMW didn't do it. Individual owners want various things for their cars the factory just wasn't...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-31-2016, 04:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 259
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, Sell off the Dual Stage steering wheel...

Hi,

Sell off the Dual Stage steering wheel and airbag and purchase a single stage steering wheel and airbag and it'll fit within a few minutes on your car and work correctly/properly.

The...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-31-2016, 03:47 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 13,812
Posted By DennisCooper!
Look on ebay and all the BMW forum classifieds...

Look on ebay and all the BMW forum classifieds and you can purchase all the bits you need individually if you have to. Every now and again more of a 'kit' comes up for sale, but always is missing...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-27-2016, 03:32 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 658
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, Thanks for the recommendation edjack! -...

Hi,

Thanks for the recommendation edjack! - I don't really have a lot of knowledge of the oem audio systems, just the basics really due to oem audio not being anywhere near good enough to how I...
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