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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-28-2015, 02:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 320
Posted By M5Pentagon
Rumbling Speaker Output

Ok, so it's been some time since I posted this problem. Since then I've looked into various areas and have been able to isolate the problem to the BMW audio upgrade sub (Nokia Unit). I disconnect the...
Forum: E39 M5 (1998-2003) 07-15-2015, 01:12 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 402
Posted By M5Pentagon
E39 M5 Fault Codes: P0150 & P0173

Hi,

The engine management light comes on & I keep getting these codes coming up, although strangely the car runs fine.

The codes are:

P0150 02 Sensor Circuit Malfunction (Bank 2 Sensor I)
...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-22-2015, 03:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 320
Posted By M5Pentagon
....mind you though, I think I do have one of the...

....mind you though, I think I do have one of the most economical M5s around in that the last time I filled her up with fuel was 3 years ago........Now that's got to be a record - 3 years on one...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-21-2015, 01:09 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 320
Posted By M5Pentagon
Help - Rumbling Speaker

Hi,

I have a M5 E39 2001 with the BMW stereo system upgrade.

Sacrilege I know, but she hasn't been on the road for nearly 3 years. But I do start her up and get her out of the garage and back...
Forum: Cars - Private Party 03-01-2014, 09:16 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 268
Posted By M5Pentagon
BMW 528i SE Auto (Triptronic) E39 1996 - 74,000miles - £2550

BMW 528i SE Auto (Triptronic) E39 1996 - 74,000miles - £2550

Colour – Black Metallic
Interior – Grey Leather with Graphite trim
Service History – Full
Last service – 07/04/13 @ 71,234 miles...
Forum: E39 M5 (1998-2003) 07-05-2013, 09:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,098
Posted By M5Pentagon
Guys, I have my answer. ...

Guys,

I have my answer.

http://www.bimmerforums.co.uk/forum/f4/e39-m5-boot-lid-trunk-americans-m5-emblem-t133005/#post1078591
Forum: E39 M5 (1998-2003) 07-04-2013, 11:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,098
Posted By M5Pentagon
Hi, Sorry, I didn't explain myself properly....

Hi,

Sorry, I didn't explain myself properly.

I would prefer the cleaner look of the emblem not being there, but I've got to be honest, right now it's a toss up between spending £200 at the...
Forum: E39 M5 (1998-2003) 07-04-2013, 07:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,098
Posted By M5Pentagon
E39 M5 Boot Lid ("Trunk" for the Americans) M5 Emblem

Hi Guys,

Please help.

When I took ownership of my much loved E39 M5, she didn't have a boot lid (trunk) M5 emblem. Now there just happens to be a small scratch just about where the emblem...
Forum: E39 M5 (1998-2003) 04-14-2012, 12:32 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,065
Posted By M5Pentagon
Gripforce Clutches

I'm considering a new clutch for my car, a BMW M5 2001 E39, and just wondered what you guys think of these.

F1 RACING STAGE 1 CLUTCH KIT -...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-01-2012, 12:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,358
Posted By M5Pentagon
Larger diameter wheels & the effect on gearing & acceleration

Hi

If I put larger diameter wheels on the rear of my car, how does this affect the gearing?
I've heard that you’ll gain acceleration and lose top speed or vice versa.
Which way round is it, can...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-30-2012, 05:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 569
Posted By M5Pentagon
Mine does it whether they're open or closed ...

Mine does it whether they're open or closed :dunno:
Forum: Cars - Private Party 03-30-2012, 01:31 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 462
Posted By M5Pentagon
*****Immaculate BMW 528i SE Auto E39 1996 - 2 Owners from new, low mileage***

You’ll not find many of these cars in such excellent condition. Beautiful unmarked leather interior (which I have "fed" with leather feed 4 times a year, every year) Immaculate both inside & out and...
Forum: Bimmerfest 2006: Santa Barbara, CA 03-30-2012, 01:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 8,266
Posted By M5Pentagon
So what section of this site can I put a car up...

So what section of this site can I put a car up for sale?

Not to worry, found it
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-30-2012, 12:39 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 11,953
Posted By M5Pentagon
Ok, I've done that but I don't know how to remove...

Ok, I've done that but I don't know how to remove it from here!!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-30-2012, 12:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 569
Posted By M5Pentagon
Noisy Air Vents

Hi,
I have a 2001 E39 M5 with my air vents make a high pitched humming noise at high speeds whether ventilation and/or AC is on or off. Any ideas?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-29-2012, 12:32 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 11,953
Posted By M5Pentagon
Noisy Vents

Hi,
I have a 2001 E39 M5 with similar problem, except that mine makes high pitched humming noise at high speeds whether ventilation and/or AC is on or off. Any ideas?:(
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-29-2012, 08:58 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,691
Posted By M5Pentagon
Ooh, worth giving that go.....:)

Ooh, worth giving that go.....:)
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-29-2012, 08:37 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,691
Posted By M5Pentagon
Ok but it might be a little while. Like I said in...

Ok but it might be a little while. Like I said in my first post, she's only a toy and doesn't come out that often :snooze:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-29-2012, 04:37 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,691
Posted By M5Pentagon
E39 Lame central locking

Ok guys, thanks for the advice. I think I'll go with El Goodo's advice. Sounds like an inexpensive fix. :thumbup:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-28-2012, 12:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,691
Posted By M5Pentagon
E39 Lame central locking

I have an E39 M5 2001 which I use only in the Spring & Summer months. Only a toy you see!

About a year ago one of my doors developed a problem whereby the central locking was very lame/slow only...
Forum: E39 M5 (1998-2003) 02-15-2012, 12:09 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,786
Posted By M5Pentagon
Ok, ok, I get it..... Although I didn't mean...

Ok, ok, I get it.....
Although I didn't mean that I was going to do it regularly; just the 1st start of the year in the Spring when she comes out to play.
Thanks for your advice guys.
All the best.
Forum: Cars - Private Party 02-14-2012, 11:00 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 883
Posted By M5Pentagon
For Sale: Immaculate BMW 528i SE Auto E39 1996 - 2 Owners from new, low mileage

Hi,

I am selling my Immaculate BMW 528i SE Auto E39 1996. Too much to write about on this board so hope I'm not doing anything wrong by providing a link to an external website created for selling...
Forum: E39 M5 (1998-2003) 02-14-2012, 01:55 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,786
Posted By M5Pentagon
Drop the engine??

Drop the engine???
Wow!...Surely there's got to be a less invasive way, like disconnecting something electrical to stop her starting up....
Forum: E39 M5 (1998-2003) 02-14-2012, 12:49 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,786
Posted By M5Pentagon
How do I crank my engine without starting it?

Hi,

I have a E39 M5 I garage & don't use for the winter.It therefore is left unused for very long periods of time - usually about 5-6 months.
My question is; Does anyone know how I can crank the...
Forum: General BMW Questions 08-08-2011, 10:21 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,223
Posted By M5Pentagon
E39 M5 Workshop Manual

Hi

Does anyone know where I can obtain a workshop/service manual for the E39 M5?

I have tried these TIS things sold on Ebay but they just do not go into enough detail.
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