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Forum: Off-Topic 03-07-2012, 12:48 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 501
Posted By SleekBMW
Relay for life! American Cancer society. asking for donation- read inside

Hi guys,


i mostly post on bimmerforums but i am going to post this here too
http://forums.bimmerforums.com/forum/showthread.php?t=1801335


Some of you guys know that I am a cancer survivor...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-12-2011, 10:22 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 900
Posted By SleekBMW
PEX brand Sway Bar links vs Meyle HD?

I found these PEX brand sway bar links and then i found the meyle hd sway bar links, the price is 11.81 for pex vs 26.97 for the meyle HD. However, PEX is an OEM supplier to BMW for brake pad...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-02-2011, 09:13 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 307
Posted By SleekBMW
Replaced cushions and leather on Drivers side seat, now the headrest doesnt work

Hello

So initially my heated seat on my drivers side had gone bad, so i went and picked up a passenger seat and removed the cushions and stuff. Anyway, then i put those cushions onto my drivers...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-28-2011, 02:31 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,310
Posted By SleekBMW
I have an 02 530i and bought it in February of...

I have an 02 530i and bought it in February of 2009 with 83.5k.

Today it has 123k and its been pretty reliable thank God.

However, i know for a fact i wont really switch from BMW, i will...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-28-2011, 08:31 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 383
Posted By SleekBMW
Places where wind could get push and compromise aerodynamic ability of our car?

First off,

just wanna let you know i will be replacing tie rods, thrust arms and steering rack within a week.

So knowing that.

I didnt know how to word it, but what im wondering is, are...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-24-2011, 09:03 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,239
Posted By SleekBMW
My DISA valve is tight, and it works fine,...

My DISA valve is tight, and it works fine, however, it makes an incredible amount of ticking noise. both my indy and my dealer said you need to replace that thing, when i took it off, i have no play...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-28-2011, 07:48 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 18,584
Posted By SleekBMW
Just an FYI, i think hes lithuanian, his name is...

Just an FYI, i think hes lithuanian, his name is Eurie. And he did one of my headlights, for $60 bucks. Still works... he doesnt open the headlight, he has these surgical tools and he pulls them out...
Forum: Off-Topic 02-14-2011, 10:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,741
Posted By SleekBMW
Hey melissa, Thanks. Yea i really figured...

Hey melissa,

Thanks. Yea i really figured that the support system would really help my wife out. But considering how UIC is unfair with undergraduate research, it would be difficult to get any...
Forum: Off-Topic 02-14-2011, 07:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,741
Posted By SleekBMW
Northern Illinois University or Southern Illinois University Carbondale?

I posted this elsewhere too. But i want to get your opinion.

I am in a little bit of a dilemma, but before i ask questions i would like to give you some background. I will be a Junior in college...
Forum: Off-Topic 04-03-2009, 12:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,019
Posted By SleekBMW
hmm, those all suck. theres gotta be more

hmm, those all suck. theres gotta be more
Forum: Off-Topic 04-03-2009, 09:35 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,019
Posted By SleekBMW
Vegetarian restaurants in chicago/northwest suburbs

Hello all!

Im looking for a fancy vegetarian restaurant in the chicago/northwest suburbia (not the actual city itself. too far from schaumburg) but i need a place where its fancy, i think you...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-03-2009, 09:08 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,510
Posted By SleekBMW
If your reffering to a ballsy noise (like a...

If your reffering to a ballsy noise (like a muscle car, sort of) my car makes that noise to, my 528i didnt, im assuming its the extra hp and 3.0 motor. i dont really know.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-03-2009, 09:03 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,232
Posted By SleekBMW
If i had the expertise and the knowledge to do...

If i had the expertise and the knowledge to do it, as well as if the plastic adjusters didnt blow up. id do it. but im satisfied with the LED ones. its all good. for some odd reason they looked much...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-02-2009, 08:09 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,232
Posted By SleekBMW
For sure, they are being compared because they...

For sure, they are being compared because they are almost the same application (E39 headlight angel eyes) BUT, you are absolutley right, you cant really expect Xenon lighting from something that isnt...
Forum: Off-Topic 04-02-2009, 06:09 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 687
Posted By SleekBMW
:rofl: the way you said it was funny. but in all...

:rofl: the way you said it was funny. but in all seriousness. so sad.
Forum: Off-Topic 04-02-2009, 05:57 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 345
Posted By SleekBMW
wow...im going to watch it tonight. maybe.

wow...im going to watch it tonight. maybe.
Forum: Off-Topic 04-02-2009, 05:50 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 817
Posted By SleekBMW
she annoys me. very much. I like Dhani tackles...

she annoys me. very much. I like Dhani tackles the globe, and bizarre foods, also no reservations with anthony bourdain.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-02-2009, 05:32 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,232
Posted By SleekBMW
:dunno: signed up for what?

:dunno: signed up for what?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-01-2009, 07:32 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,232
Posted By SleekBMW
Yea id buy CCFL BUT the problem lies there my...

Yea id buy CCFL BUT the problem lies there my friend. You cant really put new AE in them, i dont want to do it myself, and i talked to matt at umnitza and he said he wont even take apart his own...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-01-2009, 07:25 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,232
Posted By SleekBMW
If you look in the fifth picture, the AE further...

If you look in the fifth picture, the AE further away, its brightness is really how bright they are.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-01-2009, 07:24 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,232
Posted By SleekBMW
gotta be honest, im not impressed and il tell you...

gotta be honest, im not impressed and il tell you why. After having CCFL P39 AE, these suck ass! there not HALF as bright as they look in the pics, but damn, people have been pointing and talking...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-01-2009, 11:46 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,232
Posted By SleekBMW
The stock AE look much better in the pic than...

The stock AE look much better in the pic than they really do in real life.



it really doesnt matter, because the stocks didnt look good or visible during the day either. I really wish CCFL was...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-01-2009, 10:38 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,408
Posted By SleekBMW
this might help. lot of pics. ...

this might help. lot of pics.
http://forums.bimmerforums.com/forum/showthread.php?t=748011
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-01-2009, 10:30 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,232
Posted By SleekBMW
Just installed Umnitza Predator Ice V2-Pics inside

Hello All.

I am not impressed with daytime visibility at all, then again im not with the stock ones either.
See for your self.

angel eyes during the day with the sun. Stock...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-01-2009, 09:04 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,408
Posted By SleekBMW
Btw, if your aux fan is not spinning and you use...

Btw, if your aux fan is not spinning and you use your AC, your going to have a blow compressor soon. The 2001 DO NOT HAVE RELAYS. they have been updated and honestly from my experience of changing...
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