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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-28-2014, 11:03 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 16,074
Posted By iceman4169
Hmmm you caught my attention on the vanos issue....

Hmmm you caught my attention on the vanos issue. My vanos is absolutely HORRIBLE to the point where I thought it was knock for some time. I took the car in for an oil change and made sure it was all...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-08-2014, 12:27 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 540
Posted By iceman4169
Mine is afraid to ride in my car she thinks its...

Mine is afraid to ride in my car she thinks its going to explode. I wouldn't do it too long because what are you doing turns into all you care about is that stupid car lol
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-05-2014, 03:27 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,664
Posted By iceman4169
Stick Builder Nailed it on the head. They don't...

Stick Builder Nailed it on the head. They don't really build performance cars.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-05-2014, 03:25 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,664
Posted By iceman4169
My 540 is turbod more mods then I feel like...

My 540 is turbod more mods then I feel like typing but it doesn't make it a race car. Its plenty fast faster then an m5 but it doesn't matter. High horsepower doesn't mean great performance. I agree...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-27-2014, 08:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 573
Posted By iceman4169
I'll put up pics soon and I chose to make it...

I'll put up pics soon and I chose to make it automatic. The tranny can hold well over 1k horsepower made it like that because i loose zero boost in between gears. Super fun to drive I have a blast...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-25-2014, 01:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 573
Posted By iceman4169
I had the car up for sale about 4 months ago but...

I had the car up for sale about 4 months ago but it just wasn't completely ready to be sold. Surprisingly I was getting all kinds of offers but the car just wasn't ready to be sold. Now its tuned and...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-25-2014, 05:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 573
Posted By iceman4169
Selling the Turbo 540i

Hey Bimmerfest! Today I'm putting my 1999 automatic 540i up for sale. Its been a project for about 2 and a half years but unfortunately due to my job moving its time for it to go. Yes its turbo...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-26-2014, 11:18 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,490
Posted By iceman4169
Haven't followed up in awhile. Just wanted to let...

Haven't followed up in awhile. Just wanted to let everyone know what happened. First off mio I'm not sure how far you want to go with mods. I went just about as far as I can go while being able to...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-26-2014, 10:53 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,490
Posted By iceman4169
WKW completely nailed it for my situation.

WKW completely nailed it for my situation.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-02-2014, 07:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 528
Posted By iceman4169
yea those do look like SSR gt3s

yea those do look like SSR gt3s
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-18-2014, 07:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 253
Posted By iceman4169
nobody has upgraded a torque converter?

nobody has upgraded a torque converter?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-18-2014, 01:13 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,360
Posted By iceman4169
Incredible! Awesome build! Like Mike said Please...

Incredible! Awesome build! Like Mike said Please let us know what the end cost was keep it up its beautiful.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-18-2014, 01:10 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 253
Posted By iceman4169
Upgrades for him are intake exhaust and a chip....

Upgrades for him are intake exhaust and a chip. From what I hear he's pretty fast. He challenged me. Mechanic said once my gearing is complete i'll blow the doors off of him. But I have no experience...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-18-2014, 01:06 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 253
Posted By iceman4169
And if I'm missing anything on my car (besides...

And if I'm missing anything on my car (besides suspension working progress) let me know the car is in the shop and it can be considered to be added. Oh yea….btw he's running an e90 m3. 4 door...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-18-2014, 01:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 253
Posted By iceman4169
Side note, my friend has an sc430. We put a supra...

Side note, my friend has an sc430. We put a supra differential on it and built the torque converter. Took almost a second off his zero to 60. Not expecting that kind of gain, but the before and after...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-18-2014, 01:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 253
Posted By iceman4169
Addicted to speed - Gearing upgrades

To keep everyone posted whose been asking about my project and problems that I ran into with the turbo. The shield for the mass airflow sensor did NOT work. I'm currently working on a MAF delete were...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-05-2014, 03:40 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 621
Posted By iceman4169
Grandpa leased an accord lx. put i believe 600...

Grandpa leased an accord lx. put i believe 600 down payment and just pays like 268 a month. They take care of EVERYTHING. Not a nissan fan. But on tv they always have that 89 a month altima. But idk...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-05-2014, 01:16 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,490
Posted By iceman4169
I completely understand and appreciate your...

I completely understand and appreciate your advice. I read up on differentials like crazy just wasn't asking the correct question. But definitely an upgrade that I'll have done by tomorrow. Right now...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-05-2014, 01:13 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 621
Posted By iceman4169
If you drive the car slowly and your not modding...

If you drive the car slowly and your not modding it in any way not too many things will go as fast. This goes for any car. But lets be COMPLETELY realistic here. Nobody on this forum buys a 540 to go...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-05-2014, 01:08 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,490
Posted By iceman4169
tcbDE! Thats where I went wrong. I wasn't asking...

tcbDE! Thats where I went wrong. I wasn't asking the correct question. Thank you for that.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-05-2014, 03:08 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,490
Posted By iceman4169
Can anyone answer my question???? lol WHAT SIZE...

Can anyone answer my question???? lol WHAT SIZE DIFFERENTIAL IS IN A NON SPORT 99 540I
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-04-2014, 03:41 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,490
Posted By iceman4169
well its not always how fast you go its how fast...

well its not always how fast you go its how fast you get there. Does anybody on this page know what my stock differential comes with?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-03-2014, 06:18 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,490
Posted By iceman4169
I guess the main question is does a stock 99 540i...

I guess the main question is does a stock 99 540i non sport come with a 2.81 differential or a 3.15
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-03-2014, 05:43 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,490
Posted By iceman4169
Yes the Gear ratio

Yes the Gear ratio
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-03-2014, 04:55 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,490
Posted By iceman4169
I just read somewhere that from 1999 and up a...

I just read somewhere that from 1999 and up a stock automatic comes with a 3.15 dif? Is this true? BTW mine is a non sport. I do have the chrome trim and no tiptronic.
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