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Forum: Cars - Private Party 03-01-2014, 09:16 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 214
Posted By M5Pentagon
BMW 528i SE Auto (Triptronic) E39 1996 - 74,000miles - £2550

BMW 528i SE Auto (Triptronic) E39 1996 - 74,000miles - £2550

Colour – Black Metallic
Interior – Grey Leather with Graphite trim
Service History – Full
Last service – 07/04/13 @ 71,234 miles...
Forum: E39 M5 (1998-2003) 07-05-2013, 09:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,591
Posted By M5Pentagon
Guys, I have my answer. ...

Guys,

I have my answer.

http://www.bimmerforums.co.uk/forum/f4/e39-m5-boot-lid-trunk-americans-m5-emblem-t133005/#post1078591
Forum: E39 M5 (1998-2003) 07-04-2013, 11:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,591
Posted By M5Pentagon
Hi, Sorry, I didn't explain myself properly....

Hi,

Sorry, I didn't explain myself properly.

I would prefer the cleaner look of the emblem not being there, but I've got to be honest, right now it's a toss up between spending £200 at the...
Forum: E39 M5 (1998-2003) 07-04-2013, 07:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,591
Posted By M5Pentagon
E39 M5 Boot Lid ("Trunk" for the Americans) M5 Emblem

Hi Guys,

Please help.

When I took ownership of my much loved E39 M5, she didn't have a boot lid (trunk) M5 emblem. Now there just happens to be a small scratch just about where the emblem...
Forum: E39 M5 (1998-2003) 04-14-2012, 12:32 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,924
Posted By M5Pentagon
Gripforce Clutches

I'm considering a new clutch for my car, a BMW M5 2001 E39, and just wondered what you guys think of these.

F1 RACING STAGE 1 CLUTCH KIT -...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-01-2012, 12:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 920
Posted By M5Pentagon
Larger diameter wheels & the effect on gearing & acceleration

Hi

If I put larger diameter wheels on the rear of my car, how does this affect the gearing?
I've heard that you’ll gain acceleration and lose top speed or vice versa.
Which way round is it, can...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-30-2012, 05:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 533
Posted By M5Pentagon
Mine does it whether they're open or closed ...

Mine does it whether they're open or closed :dunno:
Forum: Cars - Private Party 03-30-2012, 01:31 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 429
Posted By M5Pentagon
*****Immaculate BMW 528i SE Auto E39 1996 - 2 Owners from new, low mileage***

You’ll not find many of these cars in such excellent condition. Beautiful unmarked leather interior (which I have "fed" with leather feed 4 times a year, every year) Immaculate both inside & out and...
Forum: Bimmerfest 2006: Santa Barbara, CA 03-30-2012, 01:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 7,007
Posted By M5Pentagon
So what section of this site can I put a car up...

So what section of this site can I put a car up for sale?

Not to worry, found it
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-30-2012, 12:39 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 7,539
Posted By M5Pentagon
Ok, I've done that but I don't know how to remove...

Ok, I've done that but I don't know how to remove it from here!!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-30-2012, 12:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 533
Posted By M5Pentagon
Noisy Air Vents

Hi,
I have a 2001 E39 M5 with my air vents make a high pitched humming noise at high speeds whether ventilation and/or AC is on or off. Any ideas?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-29-2012, 12:32 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 7,539
Posted By M5Pentagon
Noisy Vents

Hi,
I have a 2001 E39 M5 with similar problem, except that mine makes high pitched humming noise at high speeds whether ventilation and/or AC is on or off. Any ideas?:(
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-29-2012, 08:58 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,383
Posted By M5Pentagon
Ooh, worth giving that go.....:)

Ooh, worth giving that go.....:)
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-29-2012, 08:37 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,383
Posted By M5Pentagon
Ok but it might be a little while. Like I said in...

Ok but it might be a little while. Like I said in my first post, she's only a toy and doesn't come out that often :snooze:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-29-2012, 04:37 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,383
Posted By M5Pentagon
E39 Lame central locking

Ok guys, thanks for the advice. I think I'll go with El Goodo's advice. Sounds like an inexpensive fix. :thumbup:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-28-2012, 12:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,383
Posted By M5Pentagon
E39 Lame central locking

I have an E39 M5 2001 which I use only in the Spring & Summer months. Only a toy you see!

About a year ago one of my doors developed a problem whereby the central locking was very lame/slow only...
Forum: E39 M5 (1998-2003) 02-15-2012, 12:09 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,335
Posted By M5Pentagon
Ok, ok, I get it..... Although I didn't mean...

Ok, ok, I get it.....
Although I didn't mean that I was going to do it regularly; just the 1st start of the year in the Spring when she comes out to play.
Thanks for your advice guys.
All the best.
Forum: Cars - Private Party 02-14-2012, 11:00 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 673
Posted By M5Pentagon
For Sale: Immaculate BMW 528i SE Auto E39 1996 - 2 Owners from new, low mileage

Hi,

I am selling my Immaculate BMW 528i SE Auto E39 1996. Too much to write about on this board so hope I'm not doing anything wrong by providing a link to an external website created for selling...
Forum: E39 M5 (1998-2003) 02-14-2012, 01:55 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,335
Posted By M5Pentagon
Drop the engine??

Drop the engine???
Wow!...Surely there's got to be a less invasive way, like disconnecting something electrical to stop her starting up....
Forum: E39 M5 (1998-2003) 02-14-2012, 12:49 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,335
Posted By M5Pentagon
How do I crank my engine without starting it?

Hi,

I have a E39 M5 I garage & don't use for the winter.It therefore is left unused for very long periods of time - usually about 5-6 months.
My question is; Does anyone know how I can crank the...
Forum: General BMW 08-08-2011, 10:21 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,909
Posted By M5Pentagon
E39 M5 Workshop Manual

Hi

Does anyone know where I can obtain a workshop/service manual for the E39 M5?

I have tried these TIS things sold on Ebay but they just do not go into enough detail.
Forum: E39 M5 (1998-2003) 04-30-2010, 06:24 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 6,241
Posted By M5Pentagon
E39 Angel Eye Headlamp Adjusters

So you also sell:
Headlight Adjuster SetBall end Adjusters forHeadlight Element
Part#: 63120027924

Description: Headlight Adjuster Set Ball end Adjusters for Headlight Element

Manufacturer:...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-09-2010, 11:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 552
Posted By M5Pentagon
Thanx guys. As usual when it comes to one of...

Thanx guys.

As usual when it comes to one of these cars, it sounds technical & expensive, but hey, that's what I signed on for!!..........She's worth it though:)
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-09-2010, 10:02 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 552
Posted By M5Pentagon
I have one of my foglamps not working. One does...

I have one of my foglamps not working. One does and one doesn't. I also get the "Check Front Foglamps" message and "Bong" every time I switch the engine off.

It's not the bulb as I checked that in...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-09-2010, 07:06 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 552
Posted By M5Pentagon
Where are the fuses for lights?

Hi guys,

Where are the fuses for the lights on a 2001 E39 M5 and has anyone got a giude to what fuses do what?

I have looked in the usual places - boot/trunk and glove box and none of those...
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