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Forum: Parting Out 09-22-2012, 05:38 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,083
Posted By 96 GGM 528I
I am looking for a arm that is in the sunroof...

I am looking for a arm that is in the sunroof assembly. It holds the rear wind deflector on the PASSENGER side. I will attach a picture of the piece to help you visualize what you are looking for....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-15-2012, 09:55 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,643
Posted By 96 GGM 528I
Lakewood, Ohio here. Ill be going

Lakewood, Ohio here. Ill be going
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-14-2012, 01:53 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,030
Posted By 96 GGM 528I
I wish I had the staggered style 5 wheels. Saw a...

I wish I had the staggered style 5 wheels. Saw a set the other day somewhere. Bad ass
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-14-2012, 01:50 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,030
Posted By 96 GGM 528I
I have 235\45\17. I don't think anyone's saying...

I have 235\45\17. I don't think anyone's saying those don't fit. I mean do what you want. I wish I got narrower tires for my style 5 wheels. I was just saying that from experience. As for e36...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-14-2012, 12:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,843
Posted By 96 GGM 528I
I have a question. Why wouldn't you buy coilover...

I have a question. Why wouldn't you buy coilover where the shock valving is made for the spring rate? Miss matching brands that have no clue the others intentions is not going to yield ideal...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-14-2012, 12:10 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,030
Posted By 96 GGM 528I
Also when you strech a tire and put a wide tire...

Also when you strech a tire and put a wide tire on a narrow rim it handles like poop. the side wall rolls more because it is already streched. Like i said if u want a truck tire on your car fine...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-14-2012, 12:02 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,680
Posted By 96 GGM 528I
Yes it will work. Any wheels can be made to fit....

Yes it will work. Any wheels can be made to fit. I am running a 0 offset on my style 5 wheels. People run corvette salad shooters, and porsche speedlines on VW cars. All it takes is some research...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-14-2012, 09:44 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,386
Posted By 96 GGM 528I
Why not clean them out then bam you can put...

Why not clean them out then bam you can put whatever you want in there. Why the heck are you changing speakers? You don't like componemts in the door with a crossover built for them? Rather have...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-14-2012, 09:35 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,030
Posted By 96 GGM 528I
And I say they will rub because the PO I bought...

And I say they will rub because the PO I bought my car off of had the same idea you had. Both front tires blew out from rubbing on the shock.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-14-2012, 09:33 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,030
Posted By 96 GGM 528I
They will rub on the front shocks without spacers...

They will rub on the front shocks without spacers with the sizes you mentioned. Also why the heck are you going wider then stock? The car can't even do a burnout when floored off a light. There...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-29-2012, 07:52 AM
Replies: 340
Views: 285,492
Posted By 96 GGM 528I
For me the only real confusion arose when reading...

For me the only real confusion arose when reading about the differences due to the fact that the car I drive is a 97 with a round port under the hood as well as the odbII port under the dash. Also...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-28-2012, 11:52 AM
Replies: 340
Views: 285,492
Posted By 96 GGM 528I
Thank you for the information. This forums...

Thank you for the information. This forums always helps
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-27-2012, 04:28 PM
Replies: 340
Views: 285,492
Posted By 96 GGM 528I
http://www.professional-diagnostic-tool.com/bmw-ed...

http://www.professional-diagnostic-tool.com/bmw-ediabas-inpa-interface-p-375.html

Is this the cable set up I would need for a 97 528i? If I can get a definite answer I will PayPal the man with...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-24-2012, 09:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 796
Posted By 96 GGM 528I
Deltacam.com. I paid 300 for a set of hks copies...

Deltacam.com. I paid 300 for a set of hks copies that aren't made for my one car any longer. It was a non BMW car but they make them for lawn mowers, to race cars for cheap. Yes cams add a lot of...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-24-2012, 08:55 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,527
Posted By 96 GGM 528I
Ceramic pads for me. No dust. Cleaning...

Ceramic pads for me. No dust. Cleaning polished style 5 wheels with no clear coat is way less frequent. Race pads on a 4dr???? Come on here. Even the most aggressive street only BMW doesn't...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-03-2012, 08:42 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,118
Posted By 96 GGM 528I
I have it on my E39. Looks good I get...

I have it on my E39. Looks good I get compliments. Ill try to post pictures later but no promises. I say do it.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-06-2012, 08:04 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,663
Posted By 96 GGM 528I
That marine industrial wax that your guy uses is...

That marine industrial wax that your guy uses is most likely Collinite. Good stuff I always have a coat on for protection. It last forever as far as protection.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-05-2012, 12:17 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,663
Posted By 96 GGM 528I
To the post about any rust. My car is actually...

To the post about any rust. My car is actually from florida and this is my first full winter with the bmw. All other cars I have had mever had any rust and the one that was super prone to rusting...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-05-2012, 12:10 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,845
Posted By 96 GGM 528I
Fan clutch locked up. Shounds like a Blazer when...

Fan clutch locked up. Shounds like a Blazer when it startes up. Stick with OEM for a replacement.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-04-2012, 12:06 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,333
Posted By 96 GGM 528I
A good set of coilovers (BC) are 1k shipped...

A good set of coilovers (BC) are 1k shipped possibly a little less. Why spend 300 on springs to figure out that you need 500 in struts that are not even dampening adjustable? Then you install them...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-04-2012, 11:33 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,663
Posted By 96 GGM 528I
I have a heated wash bay at my apartment and it...

I have a heated wash bay at my apartment and it is invaluable. I would easily pay an extra 100 a month for it. I also have a heated garage for it underneath the building. I have always had heated...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-29-2011, 06:51 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,453
Posted By 96 GGM 528I
p1765 and p0121 on 97 528i

I have a 97 528i and it threw some codes that also triggered the traction control light on the same day. The codes are a p1765 ( CAN valve) and a p0121(tps sensor A). I changed the secondary or...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-29-2011, 06:29 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,504
Posted By 96 GGM 528I
All you need to do is wash the belt. I would...

All you need to do is wash the belt. I would take out the torx bolt holding it in. Fill a bucket with soapy water, prefrebly hott. Submerse the belt for a few minutes the pull it out and use a...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-29-2011, 06:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 978
Posted By 96 GGM 528I
I tried with the 3m glue. There are two...

I tried with the 3m glue. There are two different types or strengths of headliner glue you will find at a automotive shop. Neither will work and I would recommend you pay to have the headliner...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-21-2011, 07:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 965
Posted By 96 GGM 528I
Good Book E39 inside

To whomever it may concern I am reading a book titled 'The Driver' about the seven time Gumball winner Alexander Roy. He drives a e39 m5 that has modifications and a lot of radar gear. He was on...
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