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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-01-2016, 06:14 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,396
Posted By Topaz540i
this actually ties in with my ancient astronaut...

this actually ties in with my ancient astronaut theory quite nicely.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-01-2016, 06:11 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,396
Posted By Topaz540i
that made me luff. at the very least it...

that made me luff.

at the very least it tells us that this is definitely not a person with good decision making skills
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-16-2016, 03:47 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,554
Posted By Topaz540i
i have power flex bushing for years and no...

i have power flex bushing for years and no problems or squeaks yet . I have had them long enough that I think I reused them after changing the thrust arms twice (worn ball joints)
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-28-2015, 09:09 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 869
Posted By Topaz540i
I wrote a procedure for this with all part...

I wrote a procedure for this with all part numbers and torque values.

Tons of pics too
...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-02-2015, 07:19 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 939
Posted By Topaz540i
once I started using Wheel Wax and Akebono...

once I started using Wheel Wax and Akebono ceramic brake pads my wheels never needed cleaning once all season
Forum: Performance 11-26-2015, 11:35 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,259
Posted By Topaz540i
i would buy it for $100 to keep as a spare

i would buy it for $100 to keep as a spare
Forum: Performance 11-23-2015, 05:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,259
Posted By Topaz540i
i have this exhaust and it sounds pretty good.

i have this exhaust and it sounds pretty good.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-23-2015, 05:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 332
Posted By Topaz540i
When to total 1998 540i? When your drunk!

When to total 1998 540i? When your drunk!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-22-2015, 07:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 325
Posted By Topaz540i
part of the brake booster vac stuff. Like he said...

part of the brake booster vac stuff. Like he said above, sucking jet pump (the y-shaped valve) and booster hoses
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-10-2015, 09:05 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,506
Posted By Topaz540i
J-Bolt torque = God like

J-Bolt torque = God like
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-09-2015, 07:11 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 778
Posted By Topaz540i
check for an oil leak

check for an oil leak
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-09-2015, 07:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 159
Posted By Topaz540i
you only need camber on the front. My BCRacing...

you only need camber on the front. My BCRacing came with them built in.

I have never seen anyone actually need the rear kit unless the car was bent.....
Forum: Site Sponsors & Bimmerfest Group Buys 07-30-2015, 03:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 403
Posted By Topaz540i
How much to paint?

How much to paint?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-30-2015, 03:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 629
Posted By Topaz540i
why no rear bumpers? any your website...

why no rear bumpers?


any your website doesn't say how much painting is
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-30-2015, 03:40 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 920
Posted By Topaz540i
i still haven't figured out if BB is a low level...

i still haven't figured out if BB is a low level A.I. or an actual human.

Wordings he uses, most peculiar they are.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-30-2015, 03:38 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,020
Posted By Topaz540i
lol sure its safe as long as your fast, I like...

lol sure its safe as long as your fast, I like that. Fast enough to change the tire before the jack blows out without any warning, the car comes crashing down and kills you. THINK FAST!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-29-2015, 05:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 539
Posted By Topaz540i
coupon works after signing in, even if you pick...

coupon works after signing in, even if you pick guest but they won't let you buy anything without giving up the email first! not a good idea. Many potential buyers will turn around. When you sign in...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-29-2015, 05:25 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,020
Posted By Topaz540i
the e39 OEM jack is known as the "suicide jack"...

the e39 OEM jack is known as the "suicide jack" because it is known to blow out. The threaded rod goes through a nylon thread plastic nut at the pivot which is obviously not the appropriate material...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-12-2015, 09:43 PM
Replies: 3,149
Views: 358,730
Posted By Topaz540i
special order imported directly from Hades,...

special order imported directly from Hades, Germany.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-12-2015, 09:31 PM
Replies: 3,149
Views: 358,730
Posted By Topaz540i
http://i1099.photobucket.com/albums/g385/Sm00th_j/...

http://i1099.photobucket.com/albums/g385/Sm00th_j/IMG_1144_zps6tw8f9eh.jpg (http://s1099.photobucket.com/user/Sm00th_j/media/IMG_1144_zps6tw8f9eh.jpg.html)
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-12-2015, 09:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 636
Posted By Topaz540i
they need to be lubed way more often than your...

they need to be lubed way more often than your going to want to take it apart.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-12-2015, 09:25 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 573
Posted By Topaz540i
fuel filter?

fuel filter?
Forum: Parting Out 06-21-2015, 08:03 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,941
Posted By Topaz540i
how much for belly pan and all four wheel well...

how much for belly pan and all four wheel well liners, duct work for both front brakes

still have front sway bar?
Forum: Performance 06-21-2015, 07:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,259
Posted By Topaz540i
where in NJ are you?

where in NJ are you?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-20-2015, 08:46 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 655
Posted By Topaz540i
I don't think I would ever do it again either. ...

I don't think I would ever do it again either.

Bison systems has a vanos repair guide that describes how to tear down the top half of the motor and then I wrote the guide to tear down the lower...
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