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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-20-2016, 01:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 275
Posted By Chisum
I'm leaning towards Corteco. Chisum

I'm leaning towards Corteco.

Chisum
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-20-2016, 01:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 275
Posted By Chisum
Engine Mount Brand

I have to replace the engine mounts in my 2003 525i. What brand is recommended? The BMW mounts are $102 each the others brands range in price from $46 to $22. The brands are

BMW
URO
Corteco...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-14-2015, 07:31 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 370
Posted By Chisum
Window Regulator

I replaced the rear passenger window regulator in my sedan last weekend. It's easy and there are a few videos on You Tube to walk you through it.

Chisum
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-02-2015, 10:52 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,305
Posted By Chisum
Dws

I have the DWS on my touring and would buy them again.

Chisum
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-30-2015, 12:52 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 3,901
Posted By Chisum
+1 on replacing the oil filter gasket. I did mine...

+1 on replacing the oil filter gasket. I did mine 2 years ago and it took me 3 hours.

Chisum
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-22-2015, 01:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 586
Posted By Chisum
Intake Boot, to test squeeze the boot with one...

Intake Boot, to test squeeze the boot with one finger and thumb. If you finger punches through the boot replace it. :rolleyes: That is how I found my vacuum leak.

Chisum
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-06-2015, 03:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 344
Posted By Chisum
City 20% Highway 80% Chisum

City 20% Highway 80%

Chisum
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-06-2015, 11:33 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 344
Posted By Chisum
She is running great, pulls all the way to red...

She is running great, pulls all the way to red line and I get an average of 23 MPG according to the OBC.

Chisum
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-06-2015, 11:09 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 344
Posted By Chisum
Made it To 200K

I hit the 200K mark on the 2002 525 touring on 4/4:roundel::roundel::roundel:

Chisum
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-29-2015, 10:11 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,141
Posted By Chisum
Mine are weaping now at 132K it's on my list of...

Mine are weaping now at 132K it's on my list of things to replace.

Chisum
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-20-2015, 10:14 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 518
Posted By Chisum
This Will Make You Feel Good

http://www.cheatsheet.com/automobiles/10-best-used-luxury-sedans-for-ballin-on-a-budget.html/11/

Enjoy

Chisum
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-02-2015, 09:21 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,858
Posted By Chisum
I had the Cool Carbon pads on my 525 for about 6...

I had the Cool Carbon pads on my 525 for about 6 months. I could not stand the amout of dust they put out so I switched them out for Akebonos. Now I can go weeks without washing my wheels and they...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-19-2015, 11:33 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,237
Posted By Chisum
I've been running NPG for almost 5 years without...

I've been running NPG for almost 5 years without a problem. Another advantage is it's a life time fill. :thumbup:. Without a doubt this is the best coolent for the weak BMW cooling system.

Chsum
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-09-2015, 04:36 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,446
Posted By Chisum
I've put 3 sets of tires on my sedan and one on...

I've put 3 sets of tires on my sedan and one on the touring. This is how I would rate them.

1 Nitto Invo Best tire by far for the price. It's a summer tire and sticks to the road like glue wet or...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-03-2015, 04:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 568
Posted By Chisum
About 3 months ago my SLS light came on and it...

About 3 months ago my SLS light came on and it turned out to be 3 wires on the right side connector had worn through. I bought 3 new pins from the local BMW dealer for $1.95 each and rebuilt the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-02-2015, 07:03 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,232
Posted By Chisum
FYI for anyone needing to replace the rear...

FYI for anyone needing to replace the rear control arms this looks like a good alturnative.

http://thayermotorsports.com/

Chisum
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-02-2015, 06:05 AM
Replies: 198
Views: 5,364
Posted By Chisum
Sorry to hear but at least you are unharmed. Good...

Sorry to hear but at least you are unharmed. Good luck on getting her fixed.

Chisum
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-23-2015, 07:09 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,059
Posted By Chisum
My trans died at 119K miles :cry: $4k to rebuild....

My trans died at 119K miles :cry: $4k to rebuild.

Chisum
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-28-2014, 06:06 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 367
Posted By Chisum
Is there a fuel level sensor on the left side of...

Is there a fuel level sensor on the left side of the tank?

Chisum
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-28-2014, 05:04 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 367
Posted By Chisum
Fuel Pump Questions

Last weekend my wife and I were driving around a small town in Florida and stopped for some lunch. As I pulled into the parking lot my car stalled as if it ran out of gas. It would start stutter then...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-18-2014, 12:08 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 716
Posted By Chisum
Love living in Florida:angel: Chisum

Love living in Florida:angel:

Chisum
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-17-2014, 06:52 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,049
Posted By Chisum
I did the same thing to my e39s a few weeks ago....

I did the same thing to my e39s a few weeks ago. But I would never user dish washing detergent on my car. To strip off the old wax I use a car soap designed for the task. As others have said clay...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-04-2014, 01:59 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 724
Posted By Chisum
I just replaced the transmission in my 525 it...

I just replaced the transmission in my 525 it hurt but the car is so much fun to drive and in such good shape I couldl not see getting another used car that would compair to the e39.

Chisum
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-24-2014, 07:07 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 577
Posted By Chisum
Since I've started putting Rain-X on my winshield...

Since I've started putting Rain-X on my winshield I've noticed I get a much longer life from my wiper blades.

Chisum
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-26-2014, 01:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,154
Posted By Chisum
That is the same color combanation as my touring....

That is the same color combanation as my touring. But yea it's overpriced I would pay $9 at the most.

Chisum
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