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Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-02-2013, 09:25 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 11,634
Posted By Mbmw540i
05 and 06 are the last years of the E53, but i...

05 and 06 are the last years of the E53, but i dont remember what years are the same. to be safe use the same year or 06. Dealer could probably tell you what years these parts changed.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-01-2013, 05:29 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 11,634
Posted By Mbmw540i
you won't find standard shocks for the 4.8...

you won't find standard shocks for the 4.8 because it was not available without air suspension. So you'll have to order the 4.4 Bilsteins. as for springs, you can use the factory springs from the...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-13-2011, 07:17 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 11,634
Posted By Mbmw540i
The air pump is not for the 4.8 model or other...

The air pump is not for the 4.8 model or other X5's with front and rear air suspension. Its for rear air setups only. But they do have the airbags, I actually bought a front air strut from them...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-13-2011, 06:27 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 11,634
Posted By Mbmw540i
The airbags are not the biggest worry. My X5...

The airbags are not the biggest worry. My X5 needed a new computer module $1,000 retail and a new air compressor $1,000 retail. Then the air struts/shocks are only good for so long. Then there's...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-11-2011, 03:13 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 11,634
Posted By Mbmw540i
Air Suspension Conversion to Standard Suspension

I've successfully removed my air ride suspension:

Well, I recently purchased a 05 X5 4.8is with only 52k mls. Within only days of buying it I had trouble with the air suspension, which started...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-22-2009, 11:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,317
Posted By Mbmw540i
Has anyone attempted the Paddle shift upgrade...

Has anyone attempted the Paddle shift upgrade yet? I'm looking at buying an 08 550 and very few cars have the SAT, so I won't to know if I can add it...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 03-24-2009, 11:11 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,652
Posted By Mbmw540i
Interested, please email me mbtracy@optonline.net

Interested, please email me mbtracy@optonline.net
Forum: Cars - Private Party 11-19-2008, 05:39 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,551
Posted By Mbmw540i
Is the vehicle still available?

Is the vehicle still available?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-01-2005, 06:11 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,967
Posted By Mbmw540i
The stock M5 exhaust uses 2 mufflers (one on each...

The stock M5 exhaust uses 2 mufflers (one on each side) which are a mirror image of each other. So I used the drivers side muffler. I had a shop install it, only $130 for labor. You should go to...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-30-2005, 08:09 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,967
Posted By Mbmw540i
I also did the M5/ '03 540 M technic bumper...

I also did the M5/ '03 540 M technic bumper upgrade on my '01 540. For the exhaust I used the stock drivers side M5 exhaust, which bolts on fairly easily. It sounds about the same as the stock 540...
Forum: Cars - Private Party 11-30-2005, 02:56 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 421
Posted By Mbmw540i
2001 540iA - low mileage - immaculate

Late model 2001 BMW 540iA, Silver/Blk leather, Sports/Premium pkg, M-Sport Wheels, M5 Trim, Luxury Seats, premium audio w/DSP, Mem. Seats, 6 Disc CD, moon roof, no snow, excellent cond, Factory...
Forum: 5 Series 09-30-2004, 03:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,020
Posted By Mbmw540i
email sent

email sent
Forum: 5 Series 09-30-2004, 02:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,020
Posted By Mbmw540i
Yes, I still have all 4 door panels availabe. ...

Yes, I still have all 4 door panels availabe. Rear panels have sunshade option. I also have the front and back seats, fronts are the 540 sport option seats, very nice.
Please email repsonses to...
Forum: 5 Series 06-18-2004, 07:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,020
Posted By Mbmw540i
I have a set of black OEM E39 door panels with...

I have a set of black OEM E39 door panels with sunshades if interested.
Forum: 5 Series 06-08-2004, 05:02 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,051
Posted By Mbmw540i
You used the M-audio enhanced bass subs from the...

You used the M-audio enhanced bass subs from the M5? How do you like it? Was it worth the money?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-08-2004, 04:44 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,732
Posted By Mbmw540i
Radar Detector installations

I'm looking for ideas on mounting a radar detector in a E39. I want a stealthy installation, probably going to be using a Valentine w/ concealed display unit.
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics sponsored by BimmerTech 04-14-2004, 11:14 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 913
Posted By Mbmw540i
WTB E39 M5 OEM subwoofers

Looking for stock E39 M5 M audio package rear deck subwoofers.
please email me mbtracy@optonline.net.
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