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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-15-2014, 04:11 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 529
Posted By rexgo
This is how a guy at work mounts a Euro plate...

This is how a guy at work mounts a Euro plate (Poland) - IIRC WI doesn't require a front plate.
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http://i.imgur.com/NqApkZA.jpg?1
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-30-2014, 09:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 203
Posted By rexgo
Yes, I know - just wanted to get it done this...

Yes, I know - just wanted to get it done this weekend - it was 50 in Nov in Chicago.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-30-2014, 07:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 203
Posted By rexgo
Autozone Washer Pump Review

Just replaced the washer pump in my '97 528 with an Autozone - just stopped working (typical from reading here)

For those who go this route - here's some feedback:
Part Number: 5-861 $20...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-21-2014, 06:04 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 692
Posted By rexgo
Nice work - looks great too. I made an intake for...

Nice work - looks great too. I made an intake for my '83 Supra - used similar tubing - from here: http://www.summitracing.com/parts/wlk-41637/overview/...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-06-2014, 07:20 AM
Replies: 2,586
Views: 280,383
Posted By rexgo
@FMZIp - beautifull

@FMZIp - beautifull
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-27-2014, 10:07 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 396
Posted By rexgo
Wow - thks - didn't even notice it - too focused...

Wow - thks - didn't even notice it - too focused on the pads - next project in a hurry
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-26-2014, 07:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 396
Posted By rexgo
My Brake Story / Solution

Replaced front and rear brake pads - not my first time, but first on a BMW. One of the easiest cars to work on. Getting the guide bolts/pins out are usually difficult, but the dust covers made it...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-26-2014, 06:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 385
Posted By rexgo
Here's the brake pads - no friction rating on the...

Here's the brake pads - no friction rating on the sides - here's the only marking:https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-A1KmtmL2H9I/U4PfX0Q2j-I/AAAAAAAAAr0/GWkIt_Nymuk/w1598-h899-no/20140523_173111.jpg
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-24-2014, 07:38 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 395
Posted By rexgo
A nice black that I have used that might match...

A nice black that I have used that might match the tint is trim paint - Dupli-Color # TP70:
http://www.summitracing.com/parts/shw-tp70

This Dupli-Color Trim Paint is designed to restore an OEM...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-21-2014, 06:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 385
Posted By rexgo
Will do this weekend.

Will do this weekend.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-20-2014, 06:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 385
Posted By rexgo
Rebate on Bosch Brake Pads

FYI - Purchased new pads from Autohaus - Bosch QuietCast™ and rec'd a $15 rebate per pair - so after rebates it's front & rear pads for ~$38 total

BTW - very easy replacement - easier than most...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-26-2014, 06:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 293
Posted By rexgo
What was the mileage when the transmisson went...

What was the mileage when the transmisson went out?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-01-2014, 11:30 AM
Replies: 2,586
Views: 280,383
Posted By rexgo
Yep - that's what it looks like today in...

Yep - that's what it looks like today in Chicagoland
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-29-2013, 09:14 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 671
Posted By rexgo
No - never took any make care there - only go to...

No - never took any make care there - only go to indys who specialize in the specific make (if I can't do it myself)
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-29-2013, 07:33 AM
Replies: 2,586
Views: 280,383
Posted By rexgo
Was 50*'s in Chicago yesterday - today gong down...

Was 50*'s in Chicago yesterday - today gong down to ~ 0 - Happy I could use the hose to wash the salt off.
https://scontent-b-ord.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-prn2/1497610_10202093678797402_1360078519_n.jpg
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-25-2013, 05:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 562
Posted By rexgo
Here's lower price, and a great source for our...

Here's lower price, and a great source for our parts (must meet min order value for free shipping)...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-29-2013, 07:11 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,211
Posted By rexgo
Probably used a product like this: Liquid...

Probably used a product like this:

Liquid Copper™ Block Seal Intake & Radiator Stop Leak
http://barsproducts.com/system/pictures/13/medium/1109%20JPG%20large.jpg?1328226223
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-07-2013, 05:31 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,995
Posted By rexgo
'97 528 93k = no service

'97 528 93k = no service
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-03-2013, 06:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 6,519
Posted By rexgo
Good idea!

Good idea!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-03-2013, 06:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 6,519
Posted By rexgo
Thanks, I got the idea from reading numerous...

Thanks, I got the idea from reading numerous threads on this subject.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-17-2013, 06:53 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 745
Posted By rexgo
Oh yeah - I do like how it looks nice job.

Oh yeah - I do like how it looks nice job.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-17-2013, 05:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 745
Posted By rexgo
For plastic you should use a flexible primer like...

For plastic you should use a flexible primer like this SEM product: http://www.semproducts.com/product-catalog/specialty-products/primers/flexible-primer-surfacer/
.....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-01-2013, 05:11 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 533
Posted By rexgo
Great find - loved it. My company makes...

Great find - loved it. My company makes automation equipment, and I saw some of our clamps. Especially liked the paint. Thks
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-22-2013, 02:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 567
Posted By rexgo
^^^ Yes, alum for this item scares me too.

^^^ Yes, alum for this item scares me too.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-20-2013, 08:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 431
Posted By rexgo
Some good reading:...

Some good reading: http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=652570&highlight=best+year
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