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Forum: E34 M5 (1988-1995) 01-05-2014, 09:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,425
Posted By Wheat7588
Re: Parting out car

I see. I know the post was a while back, but I'm looking for a M car and would hate to see an E34 get destroyed due to laziness or inability to afford the vehicle

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Forum: E34 M5 (1988-1995) 01-05-2014, 09:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,645
Posted By Wheat7588
Re: 1991 e34 ///M5 Black/Black Restored, Over $40k in receipts EUROSPEC - $11000

Is this beauty still up for sale?

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Forum: E34 M5 (1988-1995) 01-05-2014, 09:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,425
Posted By Wheat7588
Re: Parting out car

Why don't you sell it? Instead of disassembling a hand built car.

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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-22-2013, 01:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,037
Posted By Wheat7588
Holy **** i need to do this too. I have a pretty...

Holy **** i need to do this too. I have a pretty bad leak as well. Good write ups Bluebee!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-09-2013, 06:37 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 4,096
Posted By Wheat7588
2000 540i 157k miles and still kicking

2000 540i
157k miles and still kicking
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-08-2013, 02:04 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,947
Posted By Wheat7588
Congrats on the car! If you haven't yet read...

Congrats on the car!

If you haven't yet read the FAQ that is at the beginning of this forum! There's a really good bit on the cooling system and its overhaul. A good idea to look at some parts...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-17-2012, 05:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 490
Posted By Wheat7588
I would if any of the pick and pulls near me had...

I would if any of the pick and pulls near me had 5ers lol
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-17-2012, 01:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 490
Posted By Wheat7588
Throttle By Wire took a dump

So on Friday my 540i's throttle by wire took a giant dump on me and put the car into Engine Failsafe Mode and now it will barely start before it dies. Its gonna cost around $2500 to replace to...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-30-2012, 06:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 593
Posted By Wheat7588
Thanks bricas that's the response I was looking...

Thanks bricas that's the response I was looking for. I clearly know that they spend millions of hours on research. I was asking because I wanted to know what has and hasn't been done. Besides wasn't...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-15-2012, 02:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 593
Posted By Wheat7588
So I guess cams are unimportant in increasing...

So I guess cams are unimportant in increasing power huh? That's weird. I guess muscle cars have been doing it wrong all along too? No they give more lift and flow. I would tune it later.

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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-14-2012, 07:09 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,146
Posted By Wheat7588
Um next time I rip it out I'll look at it for you...

Um next time I rip it out I'll look at it for you

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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-14-2012, 07:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 593
Posted By Wheat7588
Cams?

Does anyone know of what cams will fit the M62TUB44? I heard that the 4.6 cams from the X5 should drop in. Is that true or no? Thanks for the input guys

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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-14-2012, 12:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,146
Posted By Wheat7588
Alright so i brought the 5er to the shop where i...

Alright so i brought the 5er to the shop where i work today, and took the bumper apart and put some oil in the bearings. figured that might help. Definitely a T47 torx bit to take out the giant...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-12-2012, 11:39 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,146
Posted By Wheat7588
So it didn't really work, kinda bummed, gonna try...

So it didn't really work, kinda bummed, gonna try again now that i know it needs pop rivets. Its also somewhere between a T40 and a T55 (my guess would be a T45) for those two torx bolts. Any Idea...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-11-2012, 09:53 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,146
Posted By Wheat7588
Gonna Try

Alright Thanks Jim

I'm gonna attempt to do this later today with some WD-40 and if that doesnt work, i'll try with something else. Thanks for the help!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-10-2012, 04:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,146
Posted By Wheat7588
Thanks Jim! Do you have any idea how to...

Thanks Jim!

Do you have any idea how to remove the front bumper? I have a general idea from the forums, but i dont have any pictures and i would prefer not to got on a bolt or rivet buying spree...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-10-2012, 03:47 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,146
Posted By Wheat7588
Sorry Ed, Its an 2000 With 152k on it and I...

Sorry Ed,

Its an 2000 With 152k on it and I think you're right its the secondary air pump I'm just not sure exactly what it looks like and how much it costs lol just trying to correctly identify...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-10-2012, 09:52 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,146
Posted By Wheat7588
Seems to be start up only but a new noise has...

Seems to be start up only but a new noise has started as well, and my belt is starting to squeak too, so i'll probably take a look at all of that soon here anyways
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-09-2012, 08:43 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,146
Posted By Wheat7588
Funky Squealing Noise on Start Up

Hey guys,

Just got my E39 540i at the end of February, and since I have had it, it has made a weird high pitched noise near the right front of the vehicle. The guy who owned it before me said that...
Forum: New Member Introductions 03-12-2012, 12:21 PM
Replies: 2,051
Views: 191,335
Posted By Wheat7588
Hi guys, Making the move from lurker to...

Hi guys,

Making the move from lurker to poster and owning my first BMW. I own a black (don't know the actual paint code yet) 540i M Sport. Glad to be joining a great community!
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