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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-08-2014, 07:14 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 2,457
Posted By e39 crackr
2001 540i 70k Transformed it into a proper...

2001 540i 70k

Transformed it into a proper sport with a manual swap and M5 diff swap Memorial Day weekend 2013.
Forum: Great Lakes Region - IL, IN, MI, MN, OH, and WI 10-30-2013, 04:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,546
Posted By e39 crackr
http://www.mnbmw.com/forums/index.php ...

http://www.mnbmw.com/forums/index.php
https://www.facebook.com/groups/195041483985090/
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-16-2013, 07:57 PM
Replies: 2,549
Views: 275,744
Posted By e39 crackr
http://i14.photobucket.com/albums/a317/jasonrj217/...

http://i14.photobucket.com/albums/a317/jasonrj217/2001%20BMW%20540i/2013%20Projects/IMG_0005_zps58ad8d0c.jpg...
Forum: Great Lakes Region - IL, IN, MI, MN, OH, and WI 09-16-2013, 04:33 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,663
Posted By e39 crackr
MNBMW on Facebook...

MNBMW on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/groups/195041483985090/):hi:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-18-2013, 07:32 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,603
Posted By e39 crackr
Bentley does not give enough info for which pin...

Bentley does not give enough info for which pin locations and how to differentiate the plugs. I ended up jumping the 2 auto harnesses and drove the car to Eurotech in New Brighton, MN. There they...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-18-2013, 04:53 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,603
Posted By e39 crackr
Sounds like you have not found the right shop to...

Sounds like you have not found the right shop to do the reprogramming. Mine came out just fine, took 5 flashes but it's all good!:thumbup:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-03-2013, 05:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 740
Posted By e39 crackr
My pile-o-parts before the swap minus driveshaft....

My pile-o-parts before the swap minus driveshaft.
http://i14.photobucket.com/albums/a317/jasonrj217/2001%20BMW%20540i/2013%206%20spd%20swap/IMG_0017_zps0b3011d8.jpg
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-28-2013, 06:04 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 476
Posted By e39 crackr
Now with 3 pedals and 6 speeds!

With the help of 5 others, swapped out the auto for manual this weekend. Started Thurs night afterwork and test drove Sunday evening without DME recoding, thanks to this:...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-19-2013, 04:05 PM
Replies: 2,549
Views: 275,744
Posted By e39 crackr
http://i14.photobucket.com/albums/a317/jasonrj217/...

http://i14.photobucket.com/albums/a317/jasonrj217/2001%20BMW%20540i/Tony1_zpsfce84ca5.jpg
http://i14.photobucket.com/albums/a317/jasonrj217/2001%20BMW%20540i/Tony3_zps2b520220.jpg
...and I know,...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-19-2013, 04:30 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,603
Posted By e39 crackr
With the right tools and people to help, should...

With the right tools and people to help, should take 2-3 days at most.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-18-2013, 08:29 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,603
Posted By e39 crackr
I will be doing my swap Memorial day weekend. ...

I will be doing my swap Memorial day weekend.

Here's a couple of links to help you out:...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-26-2013, 05:16 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,541
Posted By e39 crackr
It WAS available at ECS, but they started listing...

It WAS available at ECS, but they started listing it as out of stock months ago. Mine is painted in my garage, somewhere....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-19-2013, 04:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 688
Posted By e39 crackr
Probably an easy way to sell more flywheels... ...

Probably an easy way to sell more flywheels...

Just noticed this morning that Amazon jacked the flywheel to $427.91 for some reason.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-17-2013, 06:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 688
Posted By e39 crackr
Super happy w/ 540 Luk flywheel & clutch from Amazon

Just thought I'd share with the 540 owners about the Luk flywheel and clutch kit from Amazon. Bought them after much feedback about reusing flywheels. Decided to do it right as this will be for a 6...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-17-2013, 02:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 316
Posted By e39 crackr
$375 new from Amazon right now! At least Amazon...

$375 new from Amazon right now! At least Amazon would be able to ship it right away as long as you can pay.:thumbup:
http://www.amazon.com/LuK-DMF020-Clutch-Flywheel...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-11-2013, 05:40 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,453
Posted By e39 crackr
I don't know if Amazon will ship to you or how...

I don't know if Amazon will ship to you or how much extra it is to Canada, but the Luk flywheel and clutch are on sale on Amazon. I picked them both up with free Amazon Prime 2-day shipping for...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-20-2013, 05:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 524
Posted By e39 crackr
Here's what Anthracite with black wheels, grills,...

Here's what Anthracite with black wheels, grills, and smoked repeaters look like. My wheels are satin black, not gloss like yours.
...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-12-2013, 08:09 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,262
Posted By e39 crackr
Still can't hold much, but better than oe. ...

Still can't hold much, but better than oe.

Here's 2 other ones I've come across:
http://www.ebay.com/itm/370619388497?ssPageName=STRK:MEWAX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1423.l2649...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-12-2013, 08:00 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 740
Posted By e39 crackr
The hardest part for you to do the swap would be...

The hardest part for you to do the swap would be the coding of the DME(ecu). Like others have said, need to find someone who has successfully recoded. The mechanical swap is no biggie, except...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-06-2013, 07:27 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 10,966
Posted By e39 crackr
My '01 540IA Sport with cold weather pkg. Mods...

My '01 540IA Sport with cold weather pkg. Mods done are smoked repeaters, M5 rear swaybar, Kenwood amp driving 2 Pioneer Premier 10", GROM Audio adapter for IPod & aux for Delphi XM Skifi3, 35%...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-29-2012, 12:41 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 3,535
Posted By e39 crackr
Suede headliner, pillars, and other misc from...

Suede headliner, pillars, and other misc from another mnbmw member for FREEEEEEEEEEEE!!!:roundel:

http://i14.photobucket.com/albums/a317/jasonrj217/2001%20BMW%20540i/2013%20Projects/IMG_0003.jpg
Forum: Great Lakes Region - IL, IN, MI, MN, OH, and WI 12-24-2012, 11:18 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,663
Posted By e39 crackr
Hey guys, mnbmw.com

Hey guys, mnbmw.com
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-13-2012, 04:56 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,055
Posted By e39 crackr
Many people these days text so much that they...

Many people these days text so much that they don't proof read before sending/posting. I could only read his first post as I started to get a headache trying to figure out WTF he's saying. If he...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-03-2012, 05:21 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,546
Posted By e39 crackr
Kid gets a couple credit cards, max's them out on...

Kid gets a couple credit cards, max's them out on bling, instant pimp! PRICELESS!!!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-29-2012, 08:44 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,589
Posted By e39 crackr
Looking at how saturated that soil is, I think...

Looking at how saturated that soil is, I think most awd/4wd would have been a challenge getting out. Glad you had a competent tow driver that knows his stuff.:angel:
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