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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-11-2012, 07:00 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 816
Posted By SFT540i6
Get rid of the Hummer...on second thought set it...

Get rid of the Hummer...on second thought set it on fire and don't look back and definitely get the M5. Hummer H2 = GIANT CHUNK OF POOP! Coming from a truck/SUV off-roading background I can say that...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-05-2012, 05:46 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,708
Posted By SFT540i6
It depends on where you are located. Where in NC...

It depends on where you are located. Where in NC are you? This car for sale in Raleigh may fetch $8-9k, same car in Fayetteville maybe an additional $1k. Fayetteville being a military town has a...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-27-2012, 06:03 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 674
Posted By SFT540i6
I'm three months into the ownership of my '01...

I'm three months into the ownership of my '01 540i and I really couldn't be happier. To call it the best sedan ever is a bold statement but it's not that far fetched either.
Forum: General BMW 02-26-2012, 08:19 PM
Replies: 342
Views: 31,371
Posted By SFT540i6
Wow...this sounds like an intelligent choice. +1 ...

Wow...this sounds like an intelligent choice. +1

However if intelligence isn't in the cards for you and your only goal is to attract women then I suggest getting a huge lifted truck. Make sure...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-25-2012, 06:58 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 995
Posted By SFT540i6
Lol...I am nearing my 30th birthday. The cars...

Lol...I am nearing my 30th birthday. The cars performance is fine (for a start) but I have never been one to keep my vehicles stock. As a 9 year veteran U.S. Army Infantry Paratrooper I kinda live...
Forum: Interior 02-23-2012, 08:41 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 584
Posted By SFT540i6
Never mind I found one on ebay.

Never mind I found one on ebay.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-23-2012, 08:39 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 995
Posted By SFT540i6
Thank you all for the responses. I am very much...

Thank you all for the responses. I am very much mechanically inclined and plan to do any and all work myself. I am new to the BMW scene so I don't yet have a handle on what's out there, e39 wise...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-21-2012, 08:15 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 995
Posted By SFT540i6
Is this a CRAZY idea or not?

Well I have a 2001 540i 6MT with just over 195,000 miles on it. The car runs fine and has plenty of "get up and go" and all gears pull strong. I am considering a supercharger or turbo. Which would...
Forum: The Detail Department 02-21-2012, 07:33 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 569
Posted By SFT540i6
Product Review

Hello All,

Just wanted to share my recent experience with a few products. I used the Meguiars Professional Swirl Remover 2.0 which did a fabulous job. The polisher I used was a Great Neck rotary...
Forum: Interior 02-19-2012, 05:41 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 584
Posted By SFT540i6
WTB: e39 manual shifter bezel

I'm looking for the bezel that the shift boot attaches to. PM me with your asking price and we'll discuss. Thanks in advance.
Forum: Exterior 02-18-2012, 09:17 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 754
Posted By SFT540i6
WTB: e39 front bumper - Titan Silver color

Looking for an already painted (Titan Silver) front bumper to put on my 01' 540i. May consider the purchase of a rear bumper too if the price is right. PM me with your asking price and we'll discuss....
Forum: The Detail Department 01-11-2012, 08:56 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 57,373
Posted By SFT540i6
I typically clay the entire car which takes 30...

I typically clay the entire car which takes 30 minutes or so depending on the condition of the paint. There is no set time limit to get the polishing done. However keep in mind that polishes tend to...
Forum: The Detail Department 01-11-2012, 08:32 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 721
Posted By SFT540i6
X308BLACK, I'm an amateur detailer in the...

X308BLACK,
I'm an amateur detailer in the Fayetteville area. I typically detail my friends, family, and my own cars but would love to help someone such as yourself out. Swirl marks and light...
Forum: The Detail Department 01-10-2012, 09:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,714
Posted By SFT540i6
Louise, It's great to hear that you're wanting...

Louise,
It's great to hear that you're wanting to personally wash your car. I absolutely hate to see people taking their cars through the automatic car washes. It just makes me cringe thinking about...
Forum: Southeast Regional - AR, AL, GA, FL, KY, LA, MS, NC, SC, and TN 01-10-2012, 07:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 711
Posted By SFT540i6
North Carolina BMW owners!

I previously owned an off-road truck and used to have a ton of fun taking part in meets and rides. So I'm curious if anyone from the Fayetteville, Raleigh, and Eastern NC areas would be interested in...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-10-2012, 06:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 376
Posted By SFT540i6
What are the best resources for the following parts?

Howdy Folks,
Just as the title says I need some assistance with finding the best places to get some parts for decent prices. In the wake of my recent divorce I was forced to sell my beloved Ford...
Forum: Site Feedback / Questions / Suggestions 12-10-2011, 11:51 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 57,993
Posted By SFT540i6
I voted for "beat him to a pulp" but I would...

I voted for "beat him to a pulp" but I would actually just place two very well aimed shots from my .45 1911 into his chest. Of course I'd have my unregistered throw-away gun on stand by just in case...
Forum: Site Feedback / Questions / Suggestions 12-10-2011, 11:28 PM
Replies: 196
Poll: Profession?
Views: 42,489
Posted By SFT540i6
U.S. Army Airborne Infantry

U.S. Army Airborne Infantry
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-10-2011, 11:08 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,643
Posted By SFT540i6
New trim pieces, tires, wheels (maybe), oil...

New trim pieces, tires, wheels (maybe), oil change, alignment, shifter, shift boot, and new emblems.
Forum: New Member Introductions 11-28-2011, 06:00 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 338
Posted By SFT540i6
Howdy Folks

I'm the proud new owner of a 2001 540i6 :thumbup:. It's silver on grey with high mileage but it looks and performs great. I'm currently at the tail end of a fairly nasty divorce and have lost most of...
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