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Forum: Cars - Private Party 05-23-2013, 04:08 PM
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Posted By guardodoc
Thanks

I would if there was an edit button to click.
Forum: Cars - Private Party 05-23-2013, 03:41 PM
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Posted By guardodoc
Forum: Cars - Private Party 05-22-2013, 03:46 PM
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Posted By guardodoc
2001 530i

Issues fixed.

ABS light off with 2 new sensors.

CEL light of and lean codes resolved.

Ready for smog.

949 492-7363 (sorry no message machine)
Forum: Cars - Private Party 04-20-2013, 11:13 AM
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Posted By guardodoc
Ok $3000

Price dropped.
Forum: Cars - Private Party 04-16-2013, 06:11 PM
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Posted By guardodoc
2001 530i

I just parked it in my Dad's garage.
So, interior pictures will take a few days.
I would say interior is in very good condition.

Atlanta would be difficult.

I think someone with the time to...
Forum: Cars - Private Party 04-14-2013, 11:01 AM
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Posted By guardodoc
Price reduction

$3,500 as is.
Forum: Cars - Private Party 03-17-2013, 05:53 PM
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Posted By guardodoc
sorry

No Nav
Price reduced to $3,500
Forum: Cars - Private Party 03-17-2013, 05:18 PM
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Posted By guardodoc
Forum: Cars - Private Party 02-12-2013, 07:42 PM
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Posted By guardodoc
Forum: Cars - Private Party 01-18-2013, 04:06 PM
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Posted By guardodoc
FS: 2001 530i So Cal $3950

2001 530i
180K miles
Good: Interior: Black leatherette. Original owner. Non smoker, no pets.
New infrared windshield
No moonroof problems (no moonroof)

Bad: a few...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-02-2012, 12:08 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 766
Posted By guardodoc
Stereo

There is one shop on El Camino Real on the right after you go up the hill past
Rite AID., but I think most e39 guys add thier own sub under the seat and maybe swap out some speakers.
The oem stereo...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-01-2012, 09:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 766
Posted By guardodoc
Indy

Some also recommend Quality, down on Forbes road near the freeway
and Crown Valley parkway. However I had a bad experience with Performance
which is near there. Avoid Irvine BMW.
Tint Plus is up...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-01-2012, 08:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 766
Posted By guardodoc
Indy

Robert at e30Motorwerkes in Huntington Beach is good and very reasonable.
He specializes in e30, but also works on my 530i.
He did my crank case vent hoses and water pump.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-31-2012, 07:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 532
Posted By guardodoc
Bilsteins

I have Bilstein HD on non sport and it is too stiff for my taste.
I'm just driving on the freeway and I wish I'd gotten the Bilstein touring
or Sachs.
Forum: Cars - Private Party 05-04-2012, 09:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 689
Posted By guardodoc
645

Dropping to $18,00 firm.
Hope a bimmer enthusiast buys it.
Otherwise it's going to the dealer on a trade in.
Shoot me an e-mail
guardodoc@hotmail.com
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-03-2012, 09:47 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,436
Posted By guardodoc
How many mles on that 2001 530i ? I have one...

How many mles on that 2001 530i ?
I have one with 160K and have done front suspension, abs system, cooling sytem, crank case ventilation hoses, alternator, pulley bearings, wheel bearings
and I...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-02-2012, 09:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 702
Posted By guardodoc
Consider

Wheel bearings
Mine caused a similar vibration, for which I replaced entire front suspension including struts. thrust arm with meyle bushing etc.
Didn't resove until replace wheel bearing.
Forum: Cars - Private Party 04-30-2012, 06:07 PM
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Views: 992
Posted By guardodoc
e39

How much can you pay. I might have one with a running engine .
Forum: Cars - Private Party 04-30-2012, 04:34 PM
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Views: 689
Posted By guardodoc
Price drop

OK. down to 18K
Forum: Cars - Private Party 04-26-2012, 11:33 PM
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Posted By guardodoc
Uou

Like this but Gray with 18" wheels. Click on this.
Forum: Cars - Private Party 04-24-2012, 09:22 PM
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Posted By guardodoc
FS: 2005 645 manual coupe So Cal "sold"

Located in Laguna Niguel
2005 645 coupe. 123 K miles dealer serviced.
Stratus Gray with tan interior. Nieman Marcus edition colors I believe.
I drive, sat radio.
18" wheels
One of the few 6...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 04-24-2012, 09:10 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 455
Posted By guardodoc
Feeler 645 coupe stick shift SoCal

Not sure if OK to mention here, but listing 2005 645 coupe in sale section.
123K miles. Needs water pipe repair.
Gray with tan interior and 6 speed manual tranny.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-25-2011, 12:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 527
Posted By guardodoc
Center engine cowl

Same thing happened to mine. It's easy to replace. There are some clips that hold it in place.
Part number for the 530i (2001) is 51718158237. That should get you started in your part number search....
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 12-19-2011, 09:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,711
Posted By guardodoc
Bearings

I think the crankshaft bearings were changed in Oct 2008.
Not sure why. I think I remaber a few rare cases of failure.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-14-2011, 10:31 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 18,401
Posted By guardodoc
response from Ron today

your cost would be 157.09 plus 14.50 ups. would need name,address,phone number so i can set you up a wholesale acct. which will give you between 20 and 30% off bmw parts. this discount also applies...
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