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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Yesterday, 02:41 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 722
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, In the UK we do run Miles in distance,...

Hi,

In the UK we do run Miles in distance, Miles per Hour for speed. Normal E39's have the MPH speedo and then just inside the designations, we also have the KM/h gauge as well.

I have thought...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Yesterday, 11:04 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 722
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, For those who don't believe it was a...

Hi,

For those who don't believe it was a Police car, I decided to leave the power panel in the rear storage compartment;
...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Yesterday, 04:54 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 722
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi Chad, As you've asked for pictures,...

Hi Chad,

As you've asked for pictures, here's what I have;

http://i482.photobucket.com/albums/rr183/DennisCooper/E39%20Touring/DSC08000_zps2b6f439e.jpg...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Yesterday, 04:35 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 268
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, I just re-read your initial post.. ...

Hi,

I just re-read your initial post.. you're not 'ethnically' savvy?! I did laugh at this!.. do you perhaps mean you're not 'technically' savvy? if so, niether am I, I don't even know what...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Yesterday, 04:30 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 305
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, With such specific requirements, you'll...

Hi,

With such specific requirements, you'll most likely be in for a very very long wait and you'll need to expand your search to nationwide of the US as well. I suggest in addition to the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) Yesterday, 04:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 268
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi Jakonofre I suggest you go drive some...

Hi Jakonofre

I suggest you go drive some cars you've shortlisted to buy if you were to sell your 530i. If the cars you are thinking about will be brand new, then they will 'feel' better due to...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-25-2015, 06:42 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 722
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi Mikehawk, Take your car to a local,...

Hi Mikehawk,

Take your car to a local, accredited and reputable Viper installer and they'll most likely be able to fit it all up within a few hours.

Cheers, Dennis!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-25-2015, 04:31 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 223
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, The Alcantara option was 'generally'...

Hi,

The Alcantara option was 'generally' unloved for the UK market and there's not many sets around. The door cards have the cloth insert the same as on the seats inserts too ie, there's no...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-23-2015, 03:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 191
Posted By DennisCooper!
This woudn't be any worse than cars that are...

This woudn't be any worse than cars that are painted in darker or black colours though!

Cheers, Dennis!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-23-2015, 12:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 191
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, ...

Hi,

http://i482.photobucket.com/albums/rr183/DennisCooper/E39%20Touring/DSC04438.jpg (http://s482.photobucket.com/user/DennisCooper/media/E39%20Touring/DSC04438.jpg.html)#...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-23-2015, 12:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 301
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, Drop a line into Jeff at J&T or Luke at...

Hi,

Drop a line into Jeff at J&T or Luke at GAS to ask that. I think the answer would be no as its got a pathetic RMS power output, and the GAS crossover is designed to use a much more healthy RMS...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-22-2015, 03:48 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 930
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi Stuff4mason, Well I can tell you right...

Hi Stuff4mason,

Well I can tell you right now that the head unit won't fit flush as it's too deep. It's depth is 160mm and in order for a unit to fit flush without having to modify the airbox...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-22-2015, 03:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 301
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, You wont be able to 'fix' the issue...

Hi,

You wont be able to 'fix' the issue before your dad gets home - so looks like your both going to get told off !!

In order to connect an aftermarket head unit to an E39 with DSP you have two...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-22-2015, 10:49 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 930
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, The 'risk' with heating up the airbox is...

Hi,

The 'risk' with heating up the airbox is that you'll distort the little electronically controlled (in my case manually controlled!) air direction flaps. Get this wrong and you cause issues...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-22-2015, 10:27 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 930
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi stuff4mason, I think you'll need to...

Hi stuff4mason,

I think you'll need to re-assess your requirements along with your budget. I say this as you mention wishing to tailor the sound to your liking and you mention 'deep bass' both of...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-20-2015, 02:49 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 7,808
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, I've mentioned it on other forum threads...

Hi,

I've mentioned it on other forum threads which are the same as this one here.

There's too many misconceptions with 'High Gloss Black' and 'Piano Black' as well. However, I think it'll be...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-20-2015, 02:37 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 930
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, Pioneer have literally in the last week...

Hi,

Pioneer have literally in the last week or so announced their latest range of double DIN units that have Apple Carplay AND Android Auto installed in the same unit. I don't think any of them...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-20-2015, 12:36 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 930
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi Stuff4mason, The crutchfield catalogue is...

Hi Stuff4mason,

The crutchfield catalogue is most likely innacurate. There's only 2 premium brand double DIN shallow depth head units that fit into the E39 without having to cut/modify the cabin...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-20-2015, 07:41 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 930
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, The Avin unit is another Chinese made...

Hi,

The Avin unit is another Chinese made one but, has crucial support and aftersales care from Jeff at J&T and Tommy at Avin. The unit differs from the Dynavin N6 as it doesn't have support for...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-20-2015, 05:27 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 9,859
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, Unfortunately, you've done things...

Hi,

Unfortunately, you've done things incorrectly if you trying to keep excellent sound quality.

MP3 is a 'lossy' audio format. This means low(er) levels of sound quality due to the missing...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-20-2015, 04:59 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,218
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi bimmernotbeemer, So long as you are happy...

Hi bimmernotbeemer,

So long as you are happy with your unit that's what counts. However, over on the other 'channel' the brand eonon isn't even allowed to be displayed, such was the below rubbish...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-20-2015, 04:49 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 930
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi Alika, The pictures above are not of my...

Hi Alika,

The pictures above are not of my car, but another forum members vehicle. The subwoofer shown is a square 8 or 10inch Kicker Solobaric and is a model from perhaps 5+ years ago. It has a...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-18-2015, 05:34 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 10,279
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi Yes, although generally everything to do...

Hi

Yes, although generally everything to do with CD's is on the general decline.. theres still lots of CD changers in cars out there !

I should just flog the BMW CD changer I have sitting here...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-18-2015, 05:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 173
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi The choice is basically up to you and...

Hi

The choice is basically up to you and how much you *must stay oem".

If you decide on getting another Mk4 GPS computer in Bulgaria (or off one of the ebay sellers in Eastern Europe) then...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-18-2015, 02:37 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 324
Posted By DennisCooper!
Hi, Just posted this on another CD changer...

Hi,

Just posted this on another CD changer thread;

Technology moves quickly and nowadays, CD's are declining in popularity as more people move towards audio streaming. Even the excellent iPod...
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