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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-13-2016, 08:42 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 581
Posted By e39 crackr
Amazon has it too......

Amazon has it too... https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B000CQ4AOO/ref=oh_aui_detailpage_o03_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1
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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-20-2016, 07:31 PM
Replies: 3,490
Views: 416,724
Posted By e39 crackr
Past Saturday with the local Benz club for...

Past Saturday with the local Benz club for StreetSurvival event.
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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-03-2016, 07:33 PM
Replies: 3,490
Views: 416,724
Posted By e39 crackr
A few of us met at IKEA on Sunday for breakfast,...

A few of us met at IKEA on Sunday for breakfast, a little drive, and then 612Brew for frosty refreshments while watching the Ryder Cup(that was only 25 miles away)....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-13-2016, 09:43 AM
Replies: 3,490
Views: 416,724
Posted By e39 crackr
MNe39 at Auto Lieben show. 4 M5's and 2 540's...

MNe39 at Auto Lieben show. 4 M5's and 2 540's that are both manual swaps!:thumbup:
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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-14-2016, 08:20 PM
Replies: 3,490
Views: 416,724
Posted By e39 crackr
Put BMW 63217160897 or silver bulb 7507 into ebay...

Put BMW 63217160897 or silver bulb 7507 into ebay search :thumbup:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-14-2016, 07:47 PM
Replies: 3,490
Views: 416,724
Posted By e39 crackr
CORRECT! I always park way off to the side by the...

CORRECT! I always park way off to the side by the truckers, they know how to put a cart away. Anyways, I was back to the 540 in 5 mins as I went to get coffee cream, limes, and tonic.;)
I also park...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-14-2016, 05:51 PM
Replies: 3,490
Views: 416,724
Posted By e39 crackr
http://i14.photobucket.com/albums/a317/jasonrj217/...

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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-31-2015, 07:47 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 48,928
Posted By e39 crackr
I replaced both originall('98) oem ones last...

I replaced both originall('98) oem ones last spring with the URO brand and they both had the same bracket bend/cable mount break after a few months. I even tried to bend it back into shape and bond...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-30-2015, 05:17 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 48,928
Posted By e39 crackr
Here's what happened to the $35 eBay/URO...

Here's what happened to the $35 eBay/URO regulator after 4 months...:mad:
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Bought a pair of...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-29-2015, 07:30 PM
Replies: 3,490
Views: 416,724
Posted By e39 crackr
Driving the 528 makes me miss the hibernating 540...

Driving the 528 makes me miss the hibernating 540 so much!:(...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-12-2015, 10:53 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,831
Posted By e39 crackr
When I did drive mine for a winter, I bought 16"...

When I did drive mine for a winter, I bought 16" standard 540i wheels off craigslist for $150 and went with the standard 225/55r16 size. They're on the 528 sled now and I've also added 2 70# sand...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-12-2015, 09:03 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,998
Posted By e39 crackr
540 only gets driven to/from work, BMW events,...

540 only gets driven to/from work, BMW events, and family/friends houses(6700 miles past summer). We take the wife's soulless Accord or the 528 if we have to park in public lots or the street. Also...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-21-2015, 09:16 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 586
Posted By e39 crackr
https://youtu.be/V3fWVPk9psI

https://youtu.be/V3fWVPk9psI
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-21-2015, 07:38 PM
Replies: 3,490
Views: 416,724
Posted By e39 crackr
Argh, only about 45 days left before winter...

Argh, only about 45 days left before winter hibernation:(
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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-16-2015, 06:46 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 920
Posted By e39 crackr
I have a couple of these and used it twice when...

I have a couple of these and used it twice when I've gotten the door dent while in the car. Takes longer to remove the cap than the valve core.:str8pimpi...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-16-2015, 06:15 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,400
Posted By e39 crackr
I have this dash mount in both of my e39's to...

I have this dash mount in both of my e39's to hold my XM radio.
http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00020CSXA/ref=oh_aui_detailpage_o02_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1
GROM unit in the 540i and ghetto cassette...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-08-2015, 07:06 PM
Replies: 3,490
Views: 416,724
Posted By e39 crackr
Seemed appropriate on the 528 winter car...

Seemed appropriate on the 528 winter car especially since spring is sooooooooooooo close.
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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-01-2015, 08:07 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 3,327
Posted By e39 crackr
She was a pig in the car! So much pop spillage,...

She was a pig in the car! So much pop spillage, melted gummy in the carpet, dry cereal and chips under everything, but her dad kept up on it mechanically.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-28-2015, 06:36 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 3,327
Posted By e39 crackr
Ash trays in the rear doors! That's where the...

Ash trays in the rear doors! That's where the previous 19 yo owner decided to put her ABC gum on the drivers side in the '98 winter 528.:eek:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-19-2015, 08:44 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 4,207
Posted By e39 crackr
Would love to have a newer 535i wagon, but can't...

Would love to have a newer 535i wagon, but can't find one without X-Drive.:mad:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-12-2015, 10:23 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,964
Posted By e39 crackr
Very nice write up! :thumbup: May want to...

Very nice write up! :thumbup:

May want to edit and add what camera and headunit you have and where you got them. Or you will have someone PM you 5 years from now asking that, you know how the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-10-2015, 03:00 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,061
Posted By e39 crackr
The guy I bought my 528 from gave me a new dealer...

The guy I bought my 528 from gave me a new dealer drivers handle as the one in the door was broken. This SUMMER, on a 75 deg morning, it broke(white plastic) and not even a full year old. I put the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-08-2015, 08:54 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,582
Posted By e39 crackr
Had the same thing happen when I took the outer...

Had the same thing happen when I took the outer casing off and I was going to solder and heat shrink tubing this......
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-03-2015, 09:21 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,347
Posted By e39 crackr
Enough chain for 2 tandem bicycles. :slap:

Enough chain for 2 tandem bicycles. :slap:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-03-2015, 08:48 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,285
Posted By e39 crackr
I HATE the steering feel of my 528 vs. my 540....

I HATE the steering feel of my 528 vs. my 540. The 528 feels very similar in effort and feedback as the wifes 07 Accord. I feel more connected to what the tires are doing and love the extra effort it...
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