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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-19-2013, 08:26 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 303
Posted By skylawrr
Goodbye E39 Peeps !

Hey all,

I haven't been on here long, but my experience with the E39 is coming to a end ! Unfortunately I need a vehicle more inline with work so ( need to carry tools and building materials...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-11-2013, 07:08 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 520
Posted By skylawrr
have you got a multimeter ? check the batteries...

have you got a multimeter ? check the batteries charge ?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-24-2013, 05:52 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 698
Posted By skylawrr
Hey man, Nice to see a fellow Aussie here !...

Hey man,

Nice to see a fellow Aussie here ! ha.

Not a specialist when it comes to this but have to scanned for codes ? ( OBD Scanner tool ) maybe that will tell you something ?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-24-2013, 05:48 AM
Replies: 556
Views: 33,455
Posted By skylawrr
What product do you recommend then? I...

What product do you recommend then?

I haven't got this enon but looking for something to fit nicely.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-22-2013, 06:54 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 297
Posted By skylawrr
Get a scanner first .. and check what codes come...

Get a scanner first .. and check what codes come up and go from there
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-16-2013, 11:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 315
Posted By skylawrr
Re: Dinan performance transmission software

That puts me s*** out of luck being from australia :(

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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-16-2013, 09:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 315
Posted By skylawrr
Re: Dinan performance transmission software

What would I need to install the software ??


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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-16-2013, 06:17 PM
Replies: 2,329
Views: 257,355
Posted By skylawrr
Re: Show off your E39 post pics!!!

Heres mine
97 BMW 535i, aus spec

Mods since purchasing
- upgraded headlights with angel eyes
- upgraded M5 style taillights
- K&N pod filter

Mods coming in next month
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-16-2013, 06:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,073
Posted By skylawrr
Re: 540i m sport reliability advice on purchase

As others have said, suspension,cooling etc

You say there has been plenty of work done on the car do you have logbooks and receipts for the work done ???
If so what work has been done

Sent...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-16-2013, 06:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 315
Posted By skylawrr
Dinan performance transmission software

Hey all,

Was doing some research regarding driving in sport mode consistently on my bimmer and it is actually recommended by bmw and many other users on the forums, while researching I came...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-16-2013, 05:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 434
Posted By skylawrr
Re: E36 Power Loss

Get a scanner... and see what codes come up..

But to me it sounds likes bad spark plugs and/or coils



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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-16-2013, 05:48 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 741
Posted By skylawrr
Re: Debadged 745i - need to badge it - how?

Lol never buy the badge off dealers


Go straight to ebay and get it there ....

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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-12-2013, 04:03 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,260
Posted By skylawrr
Re: Do I keep putting $$ into my E39?

I just calculated that I have spent about 3 k so far with another 3k on the way is it worth it ???

Yeessssssssssssss :)

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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-12-2013, 01:04 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 626
Posted By skylawrr
Maybe because E39's are so cheap, and you want...

Maybe because E39's are so cheap, and you want yours to be different to others ?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-11-2013, 09:11 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 626
Posted By skylawrr
Re: Have a laugh, happy friday.

Surely there must be cheaper kits around ???

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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-11-2013, 06:57 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 626
Posted By skylawrr
I was going to say the same thing? I was...

I was going to say the same thing?

I was actually going to do it myself then I thought WTF ? 5K ? lol..

Unless theres one on the market for around 3K I wouldnt even bother..
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-11-2013, 06:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 651
Posted By skylawrr
Will do man going to read it now day off today ! ...

Will do man going to read it now day off today !

It keeps coming up.. !

Also I have no idea if this is related or not... ( because my PIXELS cluster is faulty ) after the engine gets warm and...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-10-2013, 08:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 215
Posted By skylawrr
They look awesome has anyone installed these...

They look awesome has anyone installed these before ????
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-09-2013, 12:26 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 651
Posted By skylawrr
Re: 545i Codes - P1385, P0325 Knock Sensor.. LOCATION?

Edjack the p1385 one came back again and so did the check engine light sign




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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-08-2013, 11:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 651
Posted By skylawrr
Re: 545i Codes - P1385, P0325 Knock Sensor.. LOCATION?

Just cleared it now.

Will go for a drive see how it goes


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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-08-2013, 08:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 651
Posted By skylawrr
545i Codes - P1385, P0325 Knock Sensor.. LOCATION?

Hey all recently did a scan on my BMW 535i

Came up with 2 codes
P0325 - Knock Sensor Circuit 1
P1385 - Knock Sensor Circuit 3


Now since owning the car it has only ever had 98 Octane.
...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-08-2013, 07:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 426
Posted By skylawrr
Will do man ! Thanks

Will do man ! Thanks
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-08-2013, 06:19 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,753
Posted By skylawrr
Such a great thread. Currently have a 535i.....

Such a great thread.

Currently have a 535i.. (v8 similar to the 540 but aus spec ) and figuring out what to do to the exhaust to get that extra grunt noise. !

Seems like such a quick cost...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-08-2013, 05:14 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 275
Posted By skylawrr
Re: Modifying Exhaust for extra grunt noise without a full system ?

Not a bad idea I dont want it to loud just more of a rumble know what I mean ?

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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-08-2013, 02:51 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 275
Posted By skylawrr
Modifying Exhaust for extra grunt noise without a full system ?

Hey all

Just wondering on the 535i the muffler is obiviously hidden behind the rear lower bumper now I was just wondering without having to do a full system what options would be available to add...
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