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Forum: Cars - Private Party 07-13-2014, 06:01 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,429
Posted By agouraM5
nice M3

...is the "rust" as TX Longhorn orangy as it looks in the photo?... tia
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-18-2014, 02:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 602
Posted By agouraM5
Talking dead pixels

..... ahhh, no... don't have to just deal with the dead pixels. Great turnaround from the bimmerone folks in the Bay area, found the offer on eBay for $98. Perfect display, very bright, wish I'd...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-07-2014, 06:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 275
Posted By agouraM5
+1 on BavAuto

...in fact check on clearance as I think they have two or more styles on sale as of last week.

Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-11-2014, 06:02 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 378
Posted By agouraM5
replace the coil...

...as suggested, replace the coil. I did the same switch, and replacing one Bremi (oem) with the Stealer Pulse got the 540iA smooth running again! The one bad coil made it run like a dog...

Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-03-2014, 05:10 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 23,983
Posted By agouraM5
Beautiful new pixels!!

Went to fleaBay and found an auction by bimmeronly1 for $98 to fix the radio pixels.... have over 60% loss on my biz radio in the '03 540iA sport. Bought and paid last Sat, put it in a USPS box for...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-02-2014, 07:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 219
Posted By agouraM5

I have chrome OEM grilles off an '03 540.... most of the wear and tear is on the backside and half the clips are broken so you'd have to figure out a way to keep them from moving back and forth. ...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-13-2014, 08:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 194
Posted By agouraM5
Thumbs up ...thanks again for the specs, will dig in after...

...thanks again for the specs, will dig in after lunch when I hope the garage temp is up to 50!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-13-2014, 06:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 194
Posted By agouraM5
no, not yet... is that the set of fuses in the...

no, not yet... is that the set of fuses in the glove box? Thanks as always for adding your expertise!

Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-13-2014, 05:56 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 194
Posted By agouraM5
Cool lights failed .. trouble shooting help request

electrical experts! Need a little help here.... noticed angel eye rings out yesterday and then coming home after dark no headlights/taillights and the dash speedo area all out! Made it to 100 yds...
Forum: Southwest Regional - AZ, NM, NV, OK, TX, and UT 09-07-2013, 08:46 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,046
Posted By agouraM5
Stereo Install

...been looking for a replacement HU for a DSP in the 540 and need the clean mount as well as wiring expertise...

Forum: Southwest Regional - AZ, NM, NV, OK, TX, and UT 09-07-2013, 08:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,881
Posted By agouraM5
BMW Austin

Well you will always save at an indie, and I don't have experience at SA, but Austin BMW has the expertise and service machinery to do it right. I just had the computerized alignment where they...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-18-2013, 02:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 349
Posted By agouraM5

2002 with sport... way better tech and the miles at 133k mean they both need updating and maintenance... check the dealer records for issues addressed, but if the price is close, newer w/ sport is...
Forum: Southwest Regional - AZ, NM, NV, OK, TX, and UT 08-17-2013, 08:15 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,821
Posted By agouraM5
monthly meetup

... I'd be up for it! Maybe the 1st Sat since the BMW Club events seem to be 2nd or 3rd Sat as I look at the last few years calendar.

I'm up north, so Arboretum parking lots, or Round Rock...
Forum: Interior 05-18-2013, 03:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 601
Posted By agouraM5
seat covers

so is it a hole, or a slit for the release? still available and what color ? tia
Forum: Interior 05-18-2013, 03:34 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 473
Posted By agouraM5

Still for sale?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-24-2013, 10:48 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,363
Posted By agouraM5
Talking sound deadening

so where did you fit the tiles and where did you put the foam? can you elaborate on the placement and how much the materials ran? tia...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-22-2012, 01:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,001
Posted By agouraM5
Talking Billy sports

Went with the Billy sports on an '03 540iA Sport w/MtechII...puts you on rails and with the new arms and bushings, a very tight ride but still a luxury sedan ride in my mind. Some chatter if on a...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-26-2012, 08:07 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,359
Posted By agouraM5
Talking Bilsteins baby!

don't know about the 530, but my 540 w/sport suspension II got new Bilstein Sports at 120K and the front end is on rails with the new suspension arms and shocks!! Hopefully the Billys last at least...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-30-2012, 05:00 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,079
Posted By agouraM5
FCGeuro parts

Have used them for name brand brakes and just got the Lems plus Karlyn wishbones...hope they don't crap out early...fast shipping, great discount. Otherwise get a good price at azautohaus for Lems...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-03-2012, 08:52 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 983
Posted By agouraM5
Insurance total

take everything out and off the car that is removeable...everything out of the trunk, even consider swapping the spare for an Mpar...the adjuster will look at the damage and total the care and...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-27-2012, 05:32 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,750
Posted By agouraM5
bald in no time

...after 9 months the back looks great, there's nothing left of the drivers mat, and the passenger is half way gone... really cheap quality, but the ///M looks good when new!
maybe if you glued a...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-15-2012, 01:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 583
Posted By agouraM5
can I ask, where did you buy the Billies and the...

can I ask, where did you buy the Billies and the Lemforder parts?? I can't find front Bilstein sports to do the same update! thanks in advance, AgouraM5
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-25-2011, 08:10 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 388
Posted By agouraM5
Question AC Fuse Blown- Help please

My 03 540iA has an AC problem which has been deadly as we are on 70 straight 100* days.... The 15 amp AC fuse blew out last week and made the AC panel dead blacked out with no fan, no nothing....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-04-2011, 09:32 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 23,053
Posted By agouraM5
Ake's with Zims on my '03 540

In appreciation of Bluebee's always exhaustive analysis, I looked up my shipping slip for the brake kits for $525 ordered from FCP Groton 3/09 which included front and rear Zimmerman cross drilled...
Forum: Bimmerfest 2011 California sponsored by HorsepowerFreaks 04-30-2011, 05:55 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,834
Posted By agouraM5
Wink the first

oh yeah, I was there and the sandwiches/food was free and awesome as was the gift bag!! The free programing and dent removal was a bonus... just had to park outside cause my shine didn't compare to...
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