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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-24-2010, 07:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,291
Posted By 5-Reihe
Not too long ago I replaced the A/C compressor on...

Not too long ago I replaced the A/C compressor on my '99 528i. I went with the reman Denso unit (rebuilt by Denso too) and there were no fitment issues as it's the original manufacturer. I got the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-26-2010, 07:34 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 805
Posted By 5-Reihe
Definitely get a second and third opinion from a...

Definitely get a second and third opinion from a shop that know A/C. If you're inclined you can test the system yourself by renting the manifold gauges and checking the high and low pressure.
In...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 03-10-2010, 01:49 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,079
Posted By 5-Reihe
Style 66 wheels

Do you have by any chance the spare 17x8 wheel style 66 that you're willing to sell?
Forum: Wheels and Tires 05-20-2009, 07:03 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 331
Posted By 5-Reihe
I'm willing to trade one 17x9 Style 66 for one...

I'm willing to trade one 17x9 Style 66 for one 17x8 Style 66.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-11-2009, 08:35 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,307
Posted By 5-Reihe
To OP: sorry to hear about your ordeal with...

To OP: sorry to hear about your ordeal with Generals. I went from Conti Sports (and Michelin Pilots before that) to General UHP and couldnít be happier. In fact, Iím on my second set right now. My...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 04-16-2009, 01:22 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 331
Posted By 5-Reihe
WTB: 1 style 66 17x8 wheel

If you have one for sale please let me know. It doesn't need to be perfect but needs to be straight.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-29-2009, 04:26 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,348
Posted By 5-Reihe
I had exactly the same problem you've described. ...

I had exactly the same problem you've described. Get a second spring compressor from AZ and then position each hook/bolt at 12, 3, 6, and 9 o'clock and start turning. You may have to play with...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-22-2009, 07:24 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 71,087
Posted By 5-Reihe
Thumbs up Great post! Would you be able to post the parts...

Great post! Would you be able to post the parts list required for this job? TIA
Forum: Wheels and Tires 01-09-2009, 11:07 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 822
Posted By 5-Reihe
I definitely recommend Euro Tire in Fairfield on...

I definitely recommend Euro Tire in Fairfield on Rt. 46. Those guys are pros when it comes to wheel alignment. Too bad I can't go there anymore since I moved down South :cry:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-19-2008, 08:27 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,799
Posted By 5-Reihe
I've been ordering from Pacific (before that got...

I've been ordering from Pacific (before that got greedy) and then Crevier (when Vaheh was there) for a number of years. Recently I discovered Crown Auto and Tischer and have ordered from both places....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-13-2008, 06:57 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,261
Posted By 5-Reihe
I agree that a stuck relay is rare but there was...

I agree that a stuck relay is rare but there was a bad batch of the exact relays and this is why they were recalled. A stuck relay will trip the MIDI fuse #107 (major pain in the neck to replace) or,...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-13-2008, 06:18 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,261
Posted By 5-Reihe
Your local BMW dealer should have in stock. If...

Your local BMW dealer should have in stock. If not, try Audi/VW, M-B dealers in the area, although the p/n will be different obviously. Tischer sells it for $6.46 if you want to buy it online.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-13-2008, 06:08 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,261
Posted By 5-Reihe
The relay in question is located in the E-Box and...

The relay in question is located in the E-Box and is referred as the "Salmon Red" due to its coloring. It was recalled a few years ago by other German makers but not BMW. The old relay was made by...
Forum: Suspension and Braking 11-30-2008, 09:26 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,305
Posted By 5-Reihe
Jurid front brake pad set (OE) for E39

I have a set of front pads made by Jurid still in the original box. This is the OE replacement and exactly the same pads that are sold by your local BMW dealer. It fits 96-00 BMW 528i and 01-03 525i....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-28-2008, 08:37 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,158
Posted By 5-Reihe
To the OP: it's probably too late now to tell you...

To the OP: it's probably too late now to tell you but you didn't have to disconnect the radiator hoses except the skinny overflow hose on top of the rad. When I did seals on my car I capped the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-21-2008, 09:00 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,804
Posted By 5-Reihe
I have the ZDMAK tool but it's not really up to...

I have the ZDMAK tool but it's not really up to the task of removing the BJs on E39. I just completed the suspension changeover on my car and I ended up using the original BMW tool that Rajaie (of...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-21-2008, 07:31 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,804
Posted By 5-Reihe
Where can one buy it for $88?

Where can one buy it for $88?
Forum: Suspension and Braking 12-04-2006, 02:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 943
Posted By 5-Reihe
Sold!

The springs have been sold. Thank you
Forum: Suspension and Braking 11-28-2006, 12:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 943
Posted By 5-Reihe
Need to sell springs soon...

Price is $75 plus the actual shipping charges in the Continental US.
Forum: Suspension and Braking 11-20-2006, 07:28 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 943
Posted By 5-Reihe
Bavarian Autosport springs (E39)

A pair of Bavarian Autosport springs, front only, brand new, never been used. Will fit E39 525i & 528i models. $100 obo.
Forum: Exterior 12-14-2005, 09:26 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 580
Posted By 5-Reihe
WTB: Front Bumper for E39 528i

Looking to buy the front bumper for '99 528i, preferably in Jet Black. If you're in NYC Metro area and have one for sale please let me know. Thanks!

i23@hotmail.com
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