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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-31-2013, 06:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 733
Posted By Five30i
I am not a tire expect by any means, but the...

I am not a tire expect by any means, but the diameter of the tire is one thing, BMW on the stock stag setup of 235/45R17 and 255/40R17 recommends 33psi fronts and 41psi rear. when the weight of the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-31-2013, 06:32 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,012
Posted By Five30i
mine is off 5km/hr, I believe it is for legal...

mine is off 5km/hr, I believe it is for legal reasons, normal. If you know the cluster options, on my 2002, tab 7.3 give actual reading in digital, which did match my GPS, but tab 7.4 which was the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-31-2013, 06:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 347
Posted By Five30i
that is my concern. I may just do the hack aux...

that is my concern. I may just do the hack aux input on my 2002 head unit, cause that is really the feature I want. the unit can read mp3, and the cd changer in the back which is an alpine reads...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-30-2013, 01:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 347
Posted By Five30i
Question Eonon D5124F in the Toronto area to check out?

Just wondering if there is anyone with this head unit in their BMW for me to check out before I consider buying?

Thanks
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-30-2013, 07:13 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 478
Posted By Five30i
warm to hot oil, never cold. change on level...

warm to hot oil, never cold. change on level surface. Long drain interval. with drain out, I pour regular mineral based engine clean oil, ~ cup worth to get the last 2-5% of crap that doesn't make...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-27-2013, 01:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 223
Posted By Five30i
I would perform a proper fuel tank fill and drive...

I would perform a proper fuel tank fill and drive test to see if your consuming more or less than before. The fuel lost, could be many factors, but it is just a tank. May have vapourized when the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-23-2013, 08:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 309
Posted By Five30i
Pierbrug it is. Thanks guys. Happy Holidays!

Pierbrug it is. Thanks guys. Happy Holidays!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-23-2013, 11:45 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 309
Posted By Five30i
Have you tried the Airtex fuel pump on your ride?...

Have you tried the Airtex fuel pump on your ride?

Found this replacement kit for a reasonable price:
...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-23-2013, 06:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 309
Posted By Five30i
Question fuel pump: anyone have experience with OE fuel pump motor only

Hello fellow E39 owners,

Had a question to those with experience using OE fuel pump motors. Canadian car with 215K km ~ 130K miles and the pump has become noisy. Will change filter and pump at...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-29-2013, 09:06 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 9,833
Posted By Five30i
Cool 213K km, hoping to keep it till 300K to decide...

213K km, hoping to keep it till 300K to decide next purchase...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-28-2013, 09:07 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 486
Posted By Five30i
nice trouble shooting!

nice trouble shooting!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-28-2013, 09:00 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 693
Posted By Five30i
running Conti DW stag setup on, best tire since...

running Conti DW stag setup on, best tire since the stock Dunlops, and Kuhmos I have had in past. Not a Pilot SS, but close enough, and good price, if your going pure summer rubber. Hope that helps
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-24-2013, 09:56 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,086
Posted By Five30i
530i was taken. Mech Eng, who bought my...

530i was taken.

Mech Eng, who bought my first Bimmer in 2006. Always like bummer as a child, this is well before I knew anything about the BMWs and their balance approach, their driver focus, and...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 08-27-2012, 03:34 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,263
Posted By Five30i
that is great to here both on the E90 M3 and E39...

that is great to here both on the E90 M3 and E39 530. Just hit 200K KMs ~ 120 miles on the 5 and only surprise but not unexpected was tie rod end that just went loose for the first time both side at...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-20-2012, 06:39 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 15,931
Posted By Five30i
Glad he is okay, where is the reset button?

Glad he is okay, where is the reset button?
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 06-17-2012, 09:10 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,078
Posted By Five30i
please dont get it done @ crappy tire. if ur in...

please dont get it done @ crappy tire. if ur in the Toronto area, take it to www.levelauto.com . I do all my work myself on my car, but if i m lazy or tight for time, i go to levelauto. ask for...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-29-2012, 07:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,111
Posted By Five30i
http://bmwfans.info/parts/catalog/E39/Sedan/USA/53...

http://bmwfans.info/parts/catalog/E39/Sedan/USA/530i-M54/browse/steering/steer_col_lower_joint_assembly/

If you look at the lower joint steering assembly, just above where the screw number 2 goes,...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-28-2012, 10:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,111
Posted By Five30i
God bless you rdc8118, I sprayed rust check,...

God bless you rdc8118, I sprayed rust check, since I couldn't find where I last placed the WD40 can, and my steering centres itself. I didn't even hose it down. Just soaked it with lube. So giddy....
Forum: General BMW 05-28-2012, 06:53 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 11,024
Posted By Five30i
this can easy be done. Seem like a Z4 chassis,...

this can easy be done. Seem like a Z4 chassis, and possibly the same drivetrain. If it sees good initial interest, this can be easily be added to the lineup. Z4 with a fixed roof would definitely...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-23-2012, 09:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,111
Posted By Five30i
Unhappy steering hard and will not centre...

A month ago, on the way to work, my E39 I6 manual trans steering went hard on me. No noise or moans when I turn the wheel, just requires a lot more effort. Also the steering @ quarter turn will not...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-30-2011, 07:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,740
Posted By Five30i
CCV is my vote as well. Happened to me last...

CCV is my vote as well. Happened to me last year, it got to a point where my car consumed 1L per week.
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 05-09-2011, 12:31 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 9,347
Posted By Five30i
Hey thanks for getting back. I had a feeling the...

Hey thanks for getting back. I had a feeling the EDC wouldn't be used as often.
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 05-03-2011, 01:21 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 9,347
Posted By Five30i
WOW 100K miles or 160K km for us Canadian folks...

WOW 100K miles or 160K km for us Canadian folks is amazing. I really like the M3 sedan, and considering it for the next pick in a few years. Amazing to see the fuel economy is pretty good @...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-21-2011, 01:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,711
Posted By Five30i
Post Thoughts on these mods for E39 530i???

I have been on the fence to either sell my ride and get another BMW, but what? I like NA engines, but not too giddy about 2006 330i or 2006 530i? I can't afford a 2009 model yet, with the sorted out...
Forum: General BMW 03-21-2011, 07:26 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,160
Posted By Five30i
80 out of 568, that is amazing! 10 days left with...

80 out of 568, that is amazing! 10 days left with 60 spots to go.

Thanks for the support.

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