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Forum: Tools and Miscellaneous 12-11-2011, 02:44 PM
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Posted By glitch860
Bentley Manual - 5 Series - 1997 - 2002

Have both Bentley Service Manuals for BMW 5 Series 1997 through 2002 - 525i, 528i, 530i, 540i, Sedan, Sport Wagon

Lightly used - Good condition.

$50
Forum: Mobile Electronics and Lighting 12-11-2011, 02:41 PM
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Views: 782
Posted By glitch860
AUX Input - 1999 - 540i - $25

GROM Auxiliary input - Allows you to connect iPod or other external device to the Stereo. Does not control the ipod. Its a simple audio input. Works great. Clear audio.

$25
Forum: Wheels and Tires 12-11-2011, 02:32 PM
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Views: 231
Posted By glitch860
16" Winter Snow Tires and Rims

Have (4) 16" snow tires and rims for sale. Two seasons put on the rubber. Have good tread depth. No scratches or rash on the rims. I used these on a 1999 BMW 540i. I am sure they will fit many other...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 08-25-2011, 10:32 AM
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Views: 906
Posted By glitch860
225/55R16 Pictures to come

225/55R16

Pictures to come
Forum: Wheels and Tires 08-25-2011, 05:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 906
Posted By glitch860
Will do - I wont be able to get them up until...

Will do - I wont be able to get them up until Friday early evening as I am out of town at the moment. Pictures are of course neccessary but if you go out to Tire Rack and spec out winter tire/rims...
Forum: Parting Out 08-22-2011, 03:33 PM
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Views: 368
Posted By glitch860
New Fuel Filter - E39 may work for others

Part Numner: 13321709535

Mahle Filter

New in box - Never installed it into my 99' 540i and have sold the car

Also check for my Snow Wheels and Tires ad

$30 including shipping
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-21-2011, 08:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 654
Posted By glitch860
In case anyone runs into this issue in the...

In case anyone runs into this issue in the future..

As I was preping my car to sell, I replaced both my front Speed Sensors. This problem went away. I lived with it for two years and almost didnt...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 08-21-2011, 07:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 906
Posted By glitch860
5 Series Snow Rims and Tires - 16

Just sold my 99 540i - I have a complete set of snow tires on rims - 16" all around

I will post pics soon but I want to see if there is any interest. The rims are in like-new comdition, I dont...
Forum: Mobile Electronics and Lighting 08-21-2011, 07:39 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 818
Posted By glitch860
BMW 5-Series Aux Input - GROM

I just sold my 1999 540i - I removed the GROM Aux input I had installed a couple years ago. Works great, no problems. It appears that GROM may not sell this particular model any longer. In any case,...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-31-2010, 06:59 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 902
Posted By glitch860
Perfect. I will most likely pull the cap...

Perfect.

I will most likely pull the cap off the car and do the drilling on my work bench. I dont have a drill press but I will put it in a vice and be super careful with the drilling.
...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-30-2010, 09:58 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 902
Posted By glitch860
Thanks again guys.. Mtnbimmer - I dont quite...

Thanks again guys..

Mtnbimmer - I dont quite understand what you are saying about working with the head. The stud that is stripped screws into the Camshaft Bearing Cap. I beleive it is the threads...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-30-2010, 02:42 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 902
Posted By glitch860
Ok, thanks for the suggestions guys. I figured I...

Ok, thanks for the suggestions guys. I figured I would need to do something like you both mentioned. I was hoping that someone else had run into this and had a magic answer. I will post back when I...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-30-2010, 01:50 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 902
Posted By glitch860
Right, its a stud but it just spins when I...

Right, its a stud but it just spins when I attempt to torque it. The stud visually appears ok. I did see that one of the studs had metal in the threads to lead me to beleive that the camshaft bearing...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-30-2010, 11:03 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 902
Posted By glitch860
Number 8

Number 8
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-30-2010, 07:58 AM
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Views: 902
Posted By glitch860
VCG Replacment Stipped Bolts

I am in the process of replacing my VCG and found that the previous owner must have done this as 3 or 4 of the collar screws do not tighten all the way, they spin when being torqued to spec (these...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-06-2010, 01:13 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 102,464
Posted By glitch860
FYI for everyone... I had to program my...

FYI for everyone...

I had to program my remote on my 3-button key again and was having a very difficult time doing so. I realized the mistake I was making every time and is not documented...
...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-27-2010, 09:59 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,479
Posted By glitch860
I already have the 'good' breaking habits but I...

I already have the 'good' breaking habits but I will certainyl post if I do encounter the pulsation again! For now.. I am happy :)
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-27-2010, 09:58 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,241
Posted By glitch860
Ball Joints huh? So our list of items that could...

Ball Joints huh? So our list of items that could possible making the noise...

- Struts
- Strut Mounts
- Ball Joints
- Parking Brake pads
- Sway bar links
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-27-2010, 09:56 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,241
Posted By glitch860
If I do end up going that route.. I will fire up...

If I do end up going that route.. I will fire up another thread discussing specific on shock/Strut setup. There are many things to take into consideration. There are several different models of...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-27-2010, 08:21 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,241
Posted By glitch860
bcbp14 - Did you get a chance to replace your...

bcbp14 - Did you get a chance to replace your struts?

I have to replace CV Half Shaft on my Honda this week. - Next week I will probably tackle the Strut Mounts to see if I can rid them of the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-27-2010, 08:19 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,479
Posted By glitch860
I put the new brakes on this weekend. Making sure...

I put the new brakes on this weekend. Making sure to pay attention to detail. Cleaned up everything really well.. put all lubricants in the correct spots. Breaks are perfect! I am very happy.

I...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-17-2010, 11:17 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,479
Posted By glitch860
Well then I guess before I put all the new...

Well then I guess before I put all the new equipment on, I will do a few more bedding runs. Cant hurt and doesnt cost me anything. I can hold onto the new brakes until I really need them if rebedding...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-16-2010, 12:45 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,241
Posted By glitch860
Thanks everyone, I appreciate all the help. I...

Thanks everyone, I appreciate all the help. I will wait to see how bcbp14's install goes and I will probably just go with the Mounts to begin with. If this doesnt fix his problem, I will try the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-16-2010, 10:08 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,241
Posted By glitch860
I can certainly try that.. cost free and simple! ...

I can certainly try that.. cost free and simple!

If that doesnt do the trick, I dont mind checking the parking brake either. Though your comment on having the parking brake engaged while doing...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-16-2010, 07:31 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,479
Posted By glitch860
Wonder what the difference is between all the...

Wonder what the difference is between all the different models?
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