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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-15-2014, 03:38 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 392
Posted By jarhed1964
Kewl, where'd ya get it?

Kewl, where'd ya get it?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-13-2014, 04:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 526
Posted By jarhed1964
You sure you have looked? ...

You sure you have looked?
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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-09-2014, 06:52 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 526
Posted By jarhed1964
I put an Ebay special on my 99 528i Sport a week...

I put an Ebay special on my 99 528i Sport a week ago from Taiwan. Came pre-painted perfectly with 334 Glacier Green Metallic. If you look closely or are a Bimmer nut, you'll notice that it's finish...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-06-2014, 04:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 234
Posted By jarhed1964
All Earl Sheib locations.... that are still open,...

All Earl Sheib locations.... that are still open, are independently owned. The corporation ceased operations in July 2010. One Earl Sheib doesn't equal the other any more, so if you can find one,...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-06-2014, 08:51 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 793
Posted By jarhed1964
Buy both!!! :thumbup:

Buy both!!!


:thumbup:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-01-2014, 07:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 274
Posted By jarhed1964
Just did mine with a turtle wax kit I bought a...

Just did mine with a turtle wax kit I bought a year ago. Didn't think it would work, but was pleasantly surprised. I still have a can of clear on standby.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-30-2014, 05:55 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,438
Posted By jarhed1964
Knock that rebuild out, Crunchy! If your frame...

Knock that rebuild out, Crunchy! If your frame part is straight, no welding is needed. Grab some fenders, the core support and all related front end stuff, bold it all in. Don't skimp on that AC...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-29-2014, 04:04 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 2,305
Posted By jarhed1964
Hit 277,777 yesterday on the way home from work.

Hit 277,777 yesterday on the way home from work.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-27-2014, 02:51 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,886
Posted By jarhed1964
Blending is the key. The shop wasn't happy with...

Blending is the key. The shop wasn't happy with the blending they did on mine, so they blended more..... almost half the sides of the car! :D

I love free paint jobs with insurance work.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-26-2014, 08:57 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,886
Posted By jarhed1964
PP bumper.

PP bumper.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-26-2014, 07:15 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,886
Posted By jarhed1964
My $200 Umnitza

Not a perfect fit, but I will attempt to adjust it. I do need the front wheel well covers. The stock ones leave a big gap where the secondary air pump will get soaked.... again. Old pics (after...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-15-2014, 04:59 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 124
Posted By jarhed1964
Good to hear! I am still trying to part out my...

Good to hear! I am still trying to part out my 97 528i also, but if there is something that will fit on my 99 that I don't have on my 97, I'm getting up there.

ETA: could have sworn I talked to...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-14-2014, 06:42 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 517
Posted By jarhed1964
I had vanos issues in Southern California, and...

I had vanos issues in Southern California, and have them again in North Carolina.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-12-2014, 04:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 441
Posted By jarhed1964
There is a LOT of stuff on there that is very...

There is a LOT of stuff on there that is very high priced, not to mention that he actually replaced the head rather than machining. Obviously a machine job wouldn't fix the cracks. My 97 M52 iron...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-11-2014, 07:47 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,438
Posted By jarhed1964
I spent about $1300 on parts and got a cheap but...

I spent about $1300 on parts and got a cheap but decent paint job for $1200. Not the highest quality but it lasted a few years then started peeling like the rest of the oem paint.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-11-2014, 03:27 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,438
Posted By jarhed1964
Yep. It's not as bad as you might think. Start...

Yep. It's not as bad as you might think. Start dismantling that front end and you'll see what I'm talking about. In the end, when I went for paint, they did detect a very slight misalignment in...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-10-2014, 08:49 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,438
Posted By jarhed1964
You will likely need this before you can hang new...

You will likely need this before you can hang new fenders on there. At least on one side. Have to have them welded on. Got both of mine from BMA Parts up in Burbank.


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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-10-2014, 08:31 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,438
Posted By jarhed1964
http://forums.bimmerforums.com/forum/attachment.ph...

http://forums.bimmerforums.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=510278&d=1407459340
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-10-2014, 08:27 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,438
Posted By jarhed1964
Yes you may. Pm whenever u want and I will call...

Yes you may. Pm whenever u want and I will call you. I may have that front carrier for you. Yours is bent in. I am parting the 97 528 that I wrecked. I fixed it, got many years out of it, now time to...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-10-2014, 06:32 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,438
Posted By jarhed1964
The tips of the frame underneath the upper fender...

The tips of the frame underneath the upper fender are designed to crumple...... And be replaced. I bought new tips, hired a welder, and he welded them on. My car was as bad if not worse than his. No...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-10-2014, 03:35 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,203
Posted By jarhed1964
I have used VR gaskets for DECADES in engine...

I have used VR gaskets for DECADES in engine rebuilds for many makes, classic and late model, and have never once had a failure afterwards. Not once. I have also used other manufacturers with no...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-10-2014, 04:37 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,438
Posted By jarhed1964
That can be fixed DIY. Mine looked exactly the...

That can be fixed DIY. Mine looked exactly the same when I wrecked it on 405 in Irvine.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-04-2014, 07:11 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 3,490
Posted By jarhed1964
Awesome! I have never seen anything like...

Awesome!

I have never seen anything like that! The DA's office paying? WOW!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-04-2014, 03:13 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 2,628
Posted By jarhed1964
277,541 miles on a 99 528i Sport. Nuff said....

277,541 miles on a 99 528i Sport. Nuff said. Still driving it to work every day 25 miles each way.





If you are not willing to maintain a BMW, you should not be driving a BMW. They are...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-30-2014, 05:43 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 3,490
Posted By jarhed1964
Set a trap, catch the idiot, beat his ass, leave...

Set a trap, catch the idiot, beat his ass, leave his body in San Bernardino.
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