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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-16-2015, 05:46 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 750
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, 05:15 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,832
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, 06:06 PM
Replies: 2,878
Views: 322,880
Posted By e39 crackr
Seemed appropriate on the 528 winter car...

Seemed appropriate on the 528 winter car especially since spring is sooooooooooooo close.
http://i14.photobucket.com/albums/a317/jasonrj217/1998%20BMW%20528i/20150308_132947_zpsvdw4lawf.jpg
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-01-2015, 07:07 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 2,492
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, 05:36 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 2,492
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, 07:44 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 3,525
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, 09:23 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,519
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, 02:00 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,320
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, 07:54 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,709
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, 08:21 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,067
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, 07:48 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 670
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...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-05-2014, 06:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,168
Posted By e39 crackr
MOST IMPORTANT, find someone/shop in your area...

MOST IMPORTANT, find someone/shop in your area who is comfortable to do the programming and has done a few e46's &/or e39's successfully. After that, get your OCD on with realoem.com and you'll see...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-08-2014, 06:14 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 3,758
Posted By e39 crackr
2001 540i 70k Transformed it into a proper...

2001 540i 70k

Transformed it into a proper sport with a manual swap and M5 diff swap Memorial Day weekend 2013.
Forum: Great Lakes Region - IL, IN, MI, MN, OH, and WI 10-30-2013, 03:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,680
Posted By e39 crackr
http://www.mnbmw.com/forums/index.php ...

http://www.mnbmw.com/forums/index.php
https://www.facebook.com/groups/195041483985090/
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-16-2013, 06:57 PM
Replies: 2,878
Views: 322,880
Posted By e39 crackr
http://i14.photobucket.com/albums/a317/jasonrj217/...

http://i14.photobucket.com/albums/a317/jasonrj217/2001%20BMW%20540i/2013%20Projects/IMG_0005_zps58ad8d0c.jpg...
Forum: Great Lakes Region - IL, IN, MI, MN, OH, and WI 09-16-2013, 03:33 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,882
Posted By e39 crackr
MNBMW on Facebook...

MNBMW on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/groups/195041483985090/):hi:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-18-2013, 06:32 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,531
Posted By e39 crackr
Bentley does not give enough info for which pin...

Bentley does not give enough info for which pin locations and how to differentiate the plugs. I ended up jumping the 2 auto harnesses and drove the car to Eurotech in New Brighton, MN. There they...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-18-2013, 03:53 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,531
Posted By e39 crackr
Sounds like you have not found the right shop to...

Sounds like you have not found the right shop to do the reprogramming. Mine came out just fine, took 5 flashes but it's all good!:thumbup:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-03-2013, 04:38 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,168
Posted By e39 crackr
My pile-o-parts before the swap minus driveshaft....

My pile-o-parts before the swap minus driveshaft.
http://i14.photobucket.com/albums/a317/jasonrj217/2001%20BMW%20540i/2013%206%20spd%20swap/IMG_0017_zps0b3011d8.jpg
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-28-2013, 05:04 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 621
Posted By e39 crackr
Now with 3 pedals and 6 speeds!

With the help of 5 others, swapped out the auto for manual this weekend. Started Thurs night afterwork and test drove Sunday evening without DME recoding, thanks to this:...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-19-2013, 03:05 PM
Replies: 2,878
Views: 322,880
Posted By e39 crackr
http://i14.photobucket.com/albums/a317/jasonrj217/...

http://i14.photobucket.com/albums/a317/jasonrj217/2001%20BMW%20540i/Tony1_zpsfce84ca5.jpg
http://i14.photobucket.com/albums/a317/jasonrj217/2001%20BMW%20540i/Tony3_zps2b520220.jpg
...and I know,...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-19-2013, 03:30 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,531
Posted By e39 crackr
With the right tools and people to help, should...

With the right tools and people to help, should take 2-3 days at most.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-18-2013, 07:29 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,531
Posted By e39 crackr
I will be doing my swap Memorial day weekend. ...

I will be doing my swap Memorial day weekend.

Here's a couple of links to help you out:...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-26-2013, 04:16 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 6,567
Posted By e39 crackr
It WAS available at ECS, but they started listing...

It WAS available at ECS, but they started listing it as out of stock months ago. Mine is painted in my garage, somewhere....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-19-2013, 03:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 947
Posted By e39 crackr
Probably an easy way to sell more flywheels... ...

Probably an easy way to sell more flywheels...

Just noticed this morning that Amazon jacked the flywheel to $427.91 for some reason.
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