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Forum: Cars - Private Party 06-06-2016, 02:42 PM
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Posted By firemanory
2003 BMW e39 540iT M Sport Silver

2003 BMW e39 540iT M Sport Silver (http://www.panjo.com/buy/2003-bmw-e39-540it-m-sport-silver-309881?utm_source=bimmerfest&utm_medium=bbcode&utm_campaign=auto_thread&utm_content=title)

Up for sale...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-06-2016, 02:34 PM
Replies: 480
Views: 69,787
Posted By firemanory
I tried to post in the For Sale Section yesterday...

I tried to post in the For Sale Section yesterday but the stupid site kept sending me to Panjo and then would error out...ill figure it out sooner than later
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-04-2016, 11:48 PM
Replies: 480
Views: 69,787
Posted By firemanory
Need to sell my baby...SOCAL e39 540iT

Up for sale is our family baby BMW e39 540i T. Factory//M sport package, premium package, and cold weather package. Factory e39 M5 wheels in excellent condition. Continental Pure Contact with ecoPlus...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-11-2016, 08:37 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,147
Posted By firemanory
Mine just failed me on the way to work....car has...

Mine just failed me on the way to work....car has had a vibration around 1-2k rpms for a while now, as well as difficult steering at high rpms....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-11-2016, 08:22 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,422
Posted By firemanory
Well, it finally happened...power steering pump...

Well, it finally happened...power steering pump snapped like others have experienced.

I am not sure what caused it, but I now sit on the side of the freeway with an overheat and no power.
...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-08-2016, 01:48 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 808
Posted By firemanory
The had done mine 1 year ago and it already came...

The had done mine 1 year ago and it already came undone and flooded the back floor.

I have given up on making this fix stick so now I just keep a thick piece of plastic in the car before it rains...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-18-2015, 10:35 PM
Replies: 480
Views: 69,787
Posted By firemanory
Spacer fitment

Sup wagonheads.

I have OEM e39 M5 front wheels all around on my car. Was just curious to see if anyone has any idea what size spacers I could fit front & rear without having any rubbing at ANY...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-18-2015, 10:24 PM
Replies: 342
Views: 59,575
Posted By firemanory
I'm guessing this is a more common fail point...

I'm guessing this is a more common fail point than we hear about because of its location and difficulty in seeing the leak.

Besides converting to Evans sooner, not sure what else we can do to...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-17-2015, 02:34 PM
Replies: 342
Views: 59,575
Posted By firemanory
Even if I did know about the cover near the...

Even if I did know about the cover near the tranny, I don't think I would have done anything with it anyways, just a bummer it popped AFTER putting Evans in.

Now most shops probably won't keep...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-17-2015, 02:16 PM
Replies: 342
Views: 59,575
Posted By firemanory
It's a zero pressure set up. That is why I was...

It's a zero pressure set up. That is why I was surprised it popped a leak all of a sudden.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-16-2015, 11:16 PM
Replies: 342
Views: 59,575
Posted By firemanory
Hey guys. Havent posted in a while, but...

Hey guys.

Havent posted in a while, but looking for some input.

I changed over to Evans about 6 months ago and have been extremely happy.

I did the change after doing a complete R&R of the...
Forum: General Automotive Forum 10-01-2014, 08:09 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,610
Posted By firemanory
Truly amazing...

Truly amazing...
Forum: Cars - Private Party 06-12-2014, 11:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 873
Posted By firemanory
I guess I should!! Asking $15,000 firm. ...

I guess I should!!

Asking $15,000 firm.

Here are some bad cell phone pics. Hope to get some real camera shots off this weekend and will post back.
...
Forum: Cars - Private Party 06-11-2014, 10:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 667
Posted By firemanory
Maybe your unicorn...

this?

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?p=8396704#post8396704
Forum: Cars - Private Party 06-11-2014, 08:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 873
Posted By firemanory
Lightbulb WTT/FT: 2003 540iT(2nd Owner) for Diesel truck

Considering trading my beloved and rare wagon/touring for a well cared for diesel truck. Would want to inspect truck in person, so ideally is close to me. Could be straight trade or trade + cash. I...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-27-2014, 12:27 PM
Replies: 480
Views: 69,787
Posted By firemanory
Prob around 15k for me to consider.

Prob around 15k for me to consider.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-23-2014, 03:34 PM
Replies: 480
Views: 69,787
Posted By firemanory
Mine isn't for sale but I could consider for the...

Mine isn't for sale but I could consider for the right price!:thumbup:

Seriously, it is super clean silver 03' fully loaded with M Sport package, 90k and as clean as any you have ever seen or...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-29-2014, 12:41 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 22,951
Posted By firemanory
Although the below method might work just fine, I...

Although the below method might work just fine, I did mine without removing any pillar covers or headliner and was very straight forward. Follow the other instructions listed and it is a breeze. I...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 03-31-2014, 09:44 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 964
Posted By firemanory
Still available? Would you consider selling just...

Still available? Would you consider selling just the fronts?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-11-2014, 11:34 AM
Replies: 480
Views: 69,787
Posted By firemanory
She must be pretty tight now!! I just did...

She must be pretty tight now!!

I just did most of all of mine with OEM rubber and the Meyle HD in the rear subframe. I also did Bilstein Shocks all around and she is very tight. A slight bit...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 10-29-2013, 07:44 PM
Replies: 3,391
Views: 759,551
Posted By firemanory
For the engine, I use Torco TR-1 20W-50 or...

For the engine, I use Torco TR-1 20W-50 or Valvoline VR1 if I am in a pinch. A very well respected vintage VW engine builder has said that motorcycle engine oils are of the old formulations that...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-22-2013, 01:26 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 528
Posted By firemanory
Turns out all shocks are way past blown. ...

Turns out all shocks are way past blown.

Time for some Bilstein HD's!!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-21-2013, 08:20 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 528
Posted By firemanory
Calling e39 540 Touring Vibration Detectives

So i have been getting very close and snuggly with my friend "Google" his close friend "Search", but being robot devices they do not provide much feedback and thus the reason for my thread.

My...
Forum: Parting Out 10-19-2013, 08:51 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 530
Posted By firemanory
Btt

Btt
Forum: Parting Out 10-12-2013, 10:32 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 530
Posted By firemanory
e39 540i Engine Parts

I have several very good condition engine bay parts from my touring. All parts worked flawlessly when removed and were well taken care of when on the car. The radiator & expansion tank have ~40k...
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