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Forum: Site Sponsors & Bimmerfest Group Buys 05-28-2010, 03:53 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,446
Posted By kentd98
I think the original post was a bit sneaky to be...

I think the original post was a bit sneaky to be honest.

Hey, guess what? I've got a sweet mod for your E39 sedan. Oh yeah...it was designed for a touring, but it will still fit your E39 sedan....
Forum: Site Sponsors & Bimmerfest Group Buys 05-28-2010, 02:36 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,446
Posted By kentd98
I can go take a pic of my touring E39 cargo mat...

I can go take a pic of my touring E39 cargo mat in a few minutes...i'll post the pic here.

Here you go:

99 528iT

Cargo mat dimensions are 43" wide x 41" long. I don't even think this would...
Forum: Site Sponsors & Bimmerfest Group Buys 05-28-2010, 02:25 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,446
Posted By kentd98
I'll called out this vendor here: ...

I'll called out this vendor here:

http://forums.bimmerforums.com/forum/showpost.php?p=19531893&postcount=7

And he blew me off here:
...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-28-2010, 10:32 AM
Replies: 308
Views: 45,416
Posted By kentd98
There is no need to pressurize the system to keep...

There is no need to pressurize the system to keep the coolant from boiling off.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-06-2010, 09:19 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,136
Posted By kentd98
^^ Its the combustion byproducts.

^^ Its the combustion byproducts.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-03-2010, 09:37 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 921
Posted By kentd98
The Stebel Nautilus is popular for motorcyclists....

The Stebel Nautilus is popular for motorcyclists. You can buy it on Amazon.

Not sure about the tm80 magnum. Doesn't an e39 deserve a horn named 'magnum'? Go ahead, punk, make my day. :rofl:


...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-02-2010, 08:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 921
Posted By kentd98
Anyone mounted a stebel tm80 magnum or a stebel...

Anyone mounted a stebel tm80 magnum or a stebel nautilus?

http://www.stebel.it/stebel2009/products.asp?menu=products&uso=1&submenu=auto
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-21-2010, 06:27 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,647
Posted By kentd98
He advertises up to 6/99, but my 528iT is a 5/99...

He advertises up to 6/99, but my 528iT is a 5/99 build date and I have the new style regulators. How do I know? I bought his kit for $25 and when I opened up my door to do the repair, it was...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-19-2010, 12:10 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 9,941
Posted By kentd98
http://www.tirerack.com/tires/tires.jsp?tireMake=M...

http://www.tirerack.com/tires/tires.jsp?tireMake=Michelin&tireModel=Pilot+Exalto+A%2FS&sidewall=Blackwall&partnum=255HR6EXAS&tab=Sizes

Only $130 per tire in the 225/55r16 size. :dunno:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-17-2010, 01:39 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 9,941
Posted By kentd98
For your tire size, I would go with: ...

For your tire size, I would go with:

Michelin Pilot Exalto A/S

http://www.tirerack.com/tires/tires.jsp?tireMake=Michelin&tireModel=Pilot+Exalto+A%2FS

I put these on a year ago and have been...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-16-2010, 04:01 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,599
Posted By kentd98
I would recommend against that jack: 1. The...

I would recommend against that jack:

1. The handle is puny.

2. In order to lower the jack, I think you have to remove the handle from the jacking position and slide it onto a separate release...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-15-2010, 01:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,742
Posted By kentd98
FYI, there are also fuses in the back of the...

FYI, there are also fuses in the back of the wagon behind the subwoofer.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-06-2010, 06:38 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,632
Posted By kentd98
cn90, Someone reported about doing this on...

cn90,

Someone reported about doing this on one of the forums...don't remember which one right now, but its definitely been done.

Kent
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-06-2010, 12:36 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 12,804
Posted By kentd98
You're welcome on the video link! As far as...

You're welcome on the video link!

As far as replacing a functioning part that will not lead to a breakdown on the road if it breaks, my advice is "if it ain't broke, don't fix it"...but I'm lazy.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-05-2010, 11:13 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 12,804
Posted By kentd98
In video form here: ...

In video form here:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1C673rPqDbw
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-02-2010, 01:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 691
Posted By kentd98
Brass caliper guide pin bushings are not for...

Brass caliper guide pin bushings are not for daily drivers IMO.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-27-2010, 03:43 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 7,451
Posted By kentd98
Here are the parts you need: 51248220072...

Here are the parts you need:

51248220072 $53.00 each. qty 2. (tailgate strut)
51248190688 $33.00 each. qty 2. (window strut)

Here is the BMW special toolset:

83 30 0 492 604 tool set is...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-26-2010, 02:36 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 5,191
Posted By kentd98
Ground Control?

Ground Control?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-28-2010, 01:37 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,402
Posted By kentd98
Do you mean crankshaft instead of camshaft above?...

Do you mean crankshaft instead of camshaft above?

Kent
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-10-2008, 10:17 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 18,159
Posted By kentd98
What BMW P/N is your tool? What...

What BMW P/N is your tool?

What engines/water pump pulleys does it fit?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-07-2007, 09:06 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 653
Posted By kentd98
Looks like part 12 is available: 12 LOADING...

Looks like part 12 is available:

12 LOADING FLOOR HANDLE 1 09/1999 51478238838 $166.28

And it appears to be held in place by part 16 (x4):

16 FILLISTER HEAD SCREW 4X10 4 09/1999...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-31-2007, 11:57 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,783
Posted By kentd98
I think for a dry air filter the EaA filters from...

I think for a dry air filter the EaA filters from Amsoil look hard to beat:

http://www.thebestoil.com/eaa.asp

But I don't think they will fit a stock 528i airbox. I am going to get one soon to...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-21-2007, 08:05 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 11,223
Posted By kentd98
Won't last but maybe a day or two at best....

Won't last but maybe a day or two at best. :thumbdwn:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-21-2007, 08:46 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 11,223
Posted By kentd98
+1

+1
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-06-2007, 06:50 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 11,223
Posted By kentd98
Tyrone, Still looking forward to reading...

Tyrone,

Still looking forward to reading your writeup. I went to my dealer to see if he had a TSB on how to install the tape and my parts guy said that there was one but it had been deleted from...
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