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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Yesterday, 07:25 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 791
Posted By AnotherGeezer
130k seems like a common tipping point. for the...

130k seems like a common tipping point. for the 530i.

Mine is at 133k now and in need of the oil pan gasket but I've already dealt with all those other problems previously..

If you can afford...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Yesterday, 07:21 AM
Replies: 1,011
Views: 13,903
Posted By AnotherGeezer
^ Nice! I'm just looking forward to smoother...

^ Nice!

I'm just looking forward to smoother roads. It's pot hole hell up here. This winter was brutal on the asphalt.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-27-2015, 08:40 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 320
Posted By AnotherGeezer
I ended not only going for the full cable to shoe...

I ended not only going for the full cable to shoe rebuild, I eventually needed the entire handbrake assembly.

Not the hardiest system in the car for sure.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-25-2015, 07:45 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,104
Posted By AnotherGeezer
He's just a little too full of himself for my...

He's just a little too full of himself for my liking. Sometimes I tire of wealthy middle-aged men that seemed to have lost the concept of humility.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-25-2015, 04:08 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,027
Posted By AnotherGeezer
Tipping point reached. Time to part with her.

Tipping point reached. Time to part with her.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-25-2015, 04:03 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,104
Posted By AnotherGeezer
^this.

^this.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-23-2015, 07:57 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 492
Posted By AnotherGeezer
Exactly. No use tacking on a bunch of...

Exactly. No use tacking on a bunch of questionably effective mods if the timing chain guides are closed to taking a permanent vacation...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-23-2015, 05:54 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 492
Posted By AnotherGeezer
How are your timing chain guides?

How are your timing chain guides?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-23-2015, 05:52 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 333
Posted By AnotherGeezer
I'd get one these and start right in the middle...

I'd get one these and start right in the middle of the trunk. You'll be in like Flynn in no time flat.

http://www.psep.biz/images/EFCO/AUGERS/TR1540%20ZOOM.jpg
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-23-2015, 05:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 182
Posted By AnotherGeezer
ABS light only? Or does the dash exhibit...

ABS light only?

Or does the dash exhibit that warm glow of the much beloved trifecta?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-20-2015, 07:40 AM
Replies: 1,011
Views: 13,903
Posted By AnotherGeezer
I'm sure a M54B30 powered X5 would be a little...

I'm sure a M54B30 powered X5 would be a little less sporty in the acceleration department compared to an E39...unless you're running the 4.4. Then I pretty sure your 528 will be the one straining....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-13-2015, 10:15 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,111
Posted By AnotherGeezer
Best to start a new topic Bud.

Best to start a new topic Bud.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-13-2015, 10:14 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,111
Posted By AnotherGeezer
I'll just leave this right here. ...

I'll just leave this right here.

http://i1.ytimg.com/vi/hmt2UXOs70o/0.jpg
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-13-2015, 05:36 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,670
Posted By AnotherGeezer
I like that throbbing VANOS image.

I like that throbbing VANOS image.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-06-2015, 06:26 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 623
Posted By AnotherGeezer
The only limiting factor is ride height. Since I...

The only limiting factor is ride height. Since I went from non-sport to sport level, I scrape belly a titch more than before.

Other than that, the 530i laughs off snow.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-04-2015, 07:36 AM
Replies: 1,011
Views: 13,903
Posted By AnotherGeezer
We might see that today but for sure next week...

We might see that today but for sure next week sees us finally getting a bit of a thaw.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-03-2015, 06:28 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 585
Posted By AnotherGeezer
Silly question.

Silly question.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-01-2015, 07:53 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 696
Posted By AnotherGeezer
E39's are usually ignored at the meets unless...

E39's are usually ignored at the meets unless they're mad slammed or modded heavily.

Everyone usually likes them. The just don't inspire much emotion due to a lack of wow factor.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-26-2015, 12:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 548
Posted By AnotherGeezer
Including the rat...:D

Including the rat...:D
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-26-2015, 05:37 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 347
Posted By AnotherGeezer
Also.. Some rear tire clearance problems can...

Also..

Some rear tire clearance problems can be traced to worn suspension components.

Something to think about.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-26-2015, 05:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 213
Posted By AnotherGeezer
It's your LCM saying "Ground control to Major...

It's your LCM saying "Ground control to Major Tom..."on a regular basis.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-24-2015, 05:00 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 387
Posted By AnotherGeezer
If my car was new, I would have got Hakkas....

If my car was new, I would have got Hakkas....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-24-2015, 11:40 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 387
Posted By AnotherGeezer
Dollar for dollar, the I*Pikes win. ...

Dollar for dollar, the I*Pikes win.

'Blizzak' is a really cool word some marketing guru came up with to let folks know you overpaid for a nice status symbol snow tire.

Hankooks cost a lot less...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-24-2015, 11:14 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 387
Posted By AnotherGeezer
I*Pike for the win.

I*Pike for the win.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-24-2015, 05:14 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 487
Posted By AnotherGeezer
The OP lost me at "Mom"....

The OP lost me at "Mom"....
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