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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-24-2016, 04:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 415
Posted By Five30i
Thumbs up The thermostat is Mahle. The system has been...

The thermostat is Mahle. The system has been bleed pretty good, but can check it again, good point. The costs doesn't seem too bad I guess from a parts perspective, if I do all the labour. will...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-24-2016, 10:49 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 415
Posted By Five30i
Question I understand what you both are saying. I have had...

I understand what you both are saying. I have had it for 10 years, longest I have own any car, and it has been good. I love the car, don't get me wrong. But practically how much longer will this...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-23-2016, 03:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 306
Posted By Five30i
hope that helps, not a pro mechanic, just a DIY...

hope that helps, not a pro mechanic, just a DIY guy with some experience around cars...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-23-2016, 03:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 415
Posted By Five30i
Post cooling system theme

Hello fellow E39ers, has been a while since I have come here, as I drive very little, and really that car has been falling apart, but runs.

So some background. 2002 530i manual. 2006 I only did a...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-06-2015, 07:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 703
Posted By Five30i
Thank you all for your feedback. Some of it is...

Thank you all for your feedback. Some of it is boredom... You are correct, I know the car very well. It is used very rarely nowadays, as I work from home office. i have only had a handful of cars...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-04-2015, 07:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 703
Posted By Five30i
Smile sell or keep: 2002 530i M Sport manual (stock)

Hello,

on the fence if I should keep or sell. Not sure if I am bored or just need a change. have had car ~10 years, bought in Feb 2006 2nd owner from a BMW employee off lease. currently has...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-04-2015, 06:43 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,356
Posted By Five30i
I am rolling on Xice2 size 205 60 r16, cause the...

I am rolling on Xice2 size 205 60 r16, cause the 225 width would ride on top of heavy pack snow. the tire dia is smaller, which i don't car for too much, lowers my over gearing too, that is a plus...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-25-2015, 07:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 555
Posted By Five30i
Bimmerfest members, thank you Will start the...

Bimmerfest members, thank you

Will start the search on that forum and contact JesusFreak. God bless this person!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-24-2015, 11:59 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 555
Posted By Five30i
where to start to make my 570i? aka LS7 swap

Hello,

Have not been on this forum for a while. I am hungry for bit more pull under the pedal. I have considered CTS Vs, and even the 2015 Chevy SS with a manual now, and even E39 to F10 M5s...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-31-2013, 06:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 922
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: 2,088
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: 539
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: 539
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: 650
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: 398
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: 572
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: 572
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: 572
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: 10,821
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: 653
Posted By Five30i
nice trouble shooting!

nice trouble shooting!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-28-2013, 09:00 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 907
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: 2,600
Posted By Five30i
530i was taken. Hence Five30i.

530i was taken.

Hence Five30i.
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 08-27-2012, 03:34 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,066
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: 18,469
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: 1,254
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...
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