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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-22-2011, 10:12 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 7,258
Posted By gerchy
Is this information credible? ...

Is this information credible?

http://webcat.zf-trading.com/se230_image/0032001_MH40013_INBMW5ALU.pdf
Plus, some users in this forum confirmed that these dampers have aluminum body.

Maybe there...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-05-2007, 12:19 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 568
Posted By gerchy
here you go ... :)

here you go ... :)
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-04-2007, 05:20 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,798
Posted By gerchy
This bluewater metallic 540iA belongs to a friend...

This bluewater metallic 540iA belongs to a friend of mine and it was bought in Slovenia. Tyrone gave me the complete list of equipment so it is available if anyone wants to see it.

More pics:...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-04-2007, 05:12 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 355
Posted By gerchy
Nope. The center hub is too small (72,6 vs....

Nope.
The center hub is too small (72,6 vs. 74,1 mm).
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-04-2007, 05:06 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 769
Posted By gerchy
- angel eyes in the front - LED tail lights -...

- angel eyes in the front
- LED tail lights
- both bumpers with foglights
- new (rubber) spoiler under the front bumper
- painted sidetrims
- new steering wheels (big bus wheel and 3-spoke M...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-28-2007, 01:35 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,449
Posted By gerchy
Great choice. Too bad you didn`t go for the...

Great choice. Too bad you didn`t go for the staggered setup. :)
Seems like replicas - no M badge ... and they shine differently.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-28-2007, 01:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,788
Posted By gerchy
Not true. 20mm in the front (8x18). 24mm in the...

Not true. 20mm in the front (8x18). 24mm in the rear (9x18). :)
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-19-2007, 11:58 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 3,454
Posted By gerchy
Yes, they have and I believe they always turn off...

Yes, they have and I believe they always turn off the DSC while driving "spirited". As I said, M5 has a an unique version of DSC.


Well, it's 6 hour difference. No big deal. When I wake up, you...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-19-2007, 12:27 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 3,454
Posted By gerchy
A far as I know, you can't have both - DSC and...

A far as I know, you can't have both - DSC and LSD because they work in an opposite way. That's why older bimmers (E32, E36, E34 ...) have LSD and no traction control or dynamic stability program....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-18-2007, 01:28 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,194
Posted By gerchy
Hehe. I really don't know what you are talking...

Hehe. I really don't know what you are talking about ... :dunno:
You must have been mistaking Slovenia with Germany - you DO NOT want to see in what conditions our roads are! ;)
Our motorway...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-17-2007, 02:26 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,194
Posted By gerchy
Consider yourself lucky. :D We pay $5 per...

Consider yourself lucky. :D
We pay $5 per gallon! :rolleyes:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-15-2007, 11:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 729
Posted By gerchy
Ups. Forgot to update thisu thread. :) The...

Ups.
Forgot to update thisu thread. :)
The noise was a result of a thermostat replacement. Some coolant was spilled on the belts and since they auto tension a few thousand km was need to eliminate...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-15-2007, 11:50 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,317
Posted By gerchy
Update: see this:...

Update:
see this: http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?p=2309618#post2309618
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-15-2007, 10:12 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 5,256
Posted By gerchy
Yes, I`m aware of that. Since my articles are...

Yes, I`m aware of that. Since my articles are mostly intended for European countries I wrote the same types of oil which are popular in the EU (check the link).
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-15-2007, 10:01 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 5,256
Posted By gerchy
E39 owners - what oil do you use?

Hello!

Some of you already know my website. :)
I`m conducting an investigation about oil usage.
I`m running the same poll on our forum (see http://forum.bmwslo.com/showthread.php?t=24952). I...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-10-2006, 02:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 507
Posted By gerchy
Oh they have but it`s a rare choice I guess ......

Oh they have but it`s a rare choice I guess ... you can use 235/40 R18 all around. :)
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-10-2006, 12:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 507
Posted By gerchy
FACTORY APPROVED SIZES: tire & rim data ...

FACTORY APPROVED SIZES:

tire & rim data
205/65 R 15 94V (winter Q/T/H) 6 1/2J x 15 ET18
205/65 R 15 94V (winter Q/T/H) 7J x 15 ET20
225/60 R 15 96V (winter Q/T/H) 7J x 15 ET20
225/55 R 16...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-09-2006, 04:42 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,202
Posted By gerchy
Well, once I got curious about the weight too so...

Well, once I got curious about the weight too so I went in the basement and took some pictures. The funny thing is, the front and the rear wheel have exactly the same weight (45 pounds) altough they...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-08-2006, 02:29 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 960
Posted By gerchy
Best car in the world? Probably ... :)

I think y`all agree with that! :D

http://www.ge39.com/bmwcar.htm

Some very interesting reading! :thumbup:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-07-2006, 02:50 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 816
Posted By gerchy
No "drainage channel" on the OEM rims, at least...

No "drainage channel" on the OEM rims, at least not an useful one ... I simply clean the rotors every time I'm replacing the rims (winter-summer).
...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-24-2006, 01:05 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,414
Posted By gerchy
You bought a set of wheels for E38 (the 7...

You bought a set of wheels for E38 (the 7 series). You have 4 "problems": :)
1. the tyre dimensions are incorrect (you need 235/40-18 and 265/35-18)
2. the offset is different - 13/25 instead of...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-23-2006, 01:53 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 369
Posted By gerchy
Dunlop SP8000 opinions

Greetings!

Has anyone any experience with these tyres: Dunlop SP Sport 8000/8000E (8080)?

The other day I saw in Munich an action price for a staggered set of M parallels 37 with these tyres on...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-25-2006, 03:07 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,038
Posted By gerchy
If you have a pass with a bag ... here are some...

If you have a pass with a bag ... here are some pics ...
http://www.integra-mb.si/bmwslo/galerije/woofer/woofer/index.html
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-24-2006, 11:48 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,071
Posted By gerchy
The car belongs to my friend. I think they are...

The car belongs to my friend. I think they are Rondell typ 58, 8.5 and 10 x 18. :)

More pics:
http://www.ge39.com/fotog-car.htm
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-24-2006, 11:18 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,071
Posted By gerchy
http://www.integra-mb.si/bmwslo/galerije/toni/toni...

http://www.integra-mb.si/bmwslo/galerije/toni/toni/slides/P4234187.JPG
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