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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-14-2011, 09:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 490
Posted By yadayadayada
That is a good point I will check that out before...

That is a good point I will check that out before I go any further.
Yes there is a ton of the best of the best in this car which gets expensive as you stated.
Thanks for the thought.....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-14-2011, 03:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 490
Posted By yadayadayada
Yeah I had the heads checked by a machine shop...

Yeah I had the heads checked by a machine shop before I did the head gaskets.When the head gasket went the car never got hot.

Thanks for the response...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-13-2011, 03:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 490
Posted By yadayadayada
I have a question ...

So my car is back together.It starts up fine ,idles great and runs great except now the water temperature gets hot before the thermostat opens...It goes from 240+ F to 210 F then back to 240+ F then...
Forum: Cars - Private Party 05-28-2011, 05:14 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,755
Posted By yadayadayada
My MONSTER 540i will be for sale

I am going sailing and when I get back I am going to put my 2003 540i Sport up for sale.52k on the odometer.5K on all the modifications as far as mileage.It has just been gone through and is...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-26-2011, 12:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 707
Posted By yadayadayada
Thanks,there have been quite a few changes to the...

Thanks,there have been quite a few changes to the car,but it looks pretty much stock on a passing glance.It just makes a little bit more of a noise after it is started.
I just went to see the car...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-14-2011, 04:15 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 707
Posted By yadayadayada
Performance BMW Magazine and my car

Here is the scoop.I got back from sailing from the Bahamas and found out that they,Performance BMW Magazine, happened across my car and photographed it at Tim's shop in Wilmington , N.C....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-04-2011, 07:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,597
Posted By yadayadayada
Disc player

Try disconnecting the changer,the plugs that is and then plug them back in and see if it works.It worked for me....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-02-2011, 04:21 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,876
Posted By yadayadayada
Like I said to each his own on what they want to...

Like I said to each his own on what they want to do with their 540i.I chose to change the things one could not see unless you opened the hood or put the car into the air on a lift,but there are many...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-02-2011, 07:34 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 6,591
Posted By yadayadayada
Glad you found a good battery in the UAE. I...

Glad you found a good battery in the UAE.

I like the AGM technology that is available.I have too many electronics in my car and even with the better battery the car is on a trickle charge every...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-27-2011, 07:37 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,876
Posted By yadayadayada
I am not a fan of the glossy black,but to each...

I am not a fan of the glossy black,but to each his own.BUT it is a 540i ,what is wrong with looking like a 540i? I myself chose to stay looking like a stock 540i Sport.To each his own....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-26-2011, 03:28 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,057
Posted By yadayadayada
I have a pump out of my car I will give you if it...

I have a pump out of my car I will give you if it will fit,,,
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-26-2011, 03:26 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 6,593
Posted By yadayadayada
newspaper used to pass saturday inspections,,,

newspaper used to pass saturday inspections,,,
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-26-2011, 03:24 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 14,470
Posted By yadayadayada
Are there any Reliable E49s,but they are fun to...

Are there any Reliable E49s,but they are fun to drive....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-26-2011, 03:21 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,212
Posted By yadayadayada
I too use Meguiars even if it is over kill..it...

I too use Meguiars even if it is over kill..it wekrks...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-17-2011, 07:40 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 13,430
Posted By yadayadayada
The 2003 E39 is just the right size for a sport...

The 2003 E39 is just the right size for a sport car with a little comfort.F-10 looks good,but a tad on the large size at least from just viewing it from afar.I drove the 2005 M5 and it sucked.The new...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-17-2011, 07:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 955
Posted By yadayadayada
I bought a M5 diff and M5 axles from them with no...

I bought a M5 diff and M5 axles from them with no complaints at all.We opened the diff up and it looked brand new and the axles looked great as well.
I do not remember ,but do they not have some...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-15-2011, 03:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,258
Posted By yadayadayada
Mine, the cruise control,stopped working when I...

Mine, the cruise control,stopped working when I put the 3.38 differential in the car.Evidently the car's computer did not know what to make of the differential.Now I have the M5 3.15 differential and...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-12-2011, 03:30 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,338
Posted By yadayadayada
I am sure Tim was confident about putting the...

I am sure Tim was confident about putting the hardware back on properly.I see they are on one set of cams already and the others are neatly put inline.Method to his mechanics...

One person...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-11-2011, 07:03 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,059
Posted By yadayadayada
I had the Dent wizard person take a few small...

I had the Dent wizard person take a few small dents out of the car and he did a neat job.I learned a thing or two by watching him especially when he pulled a hot glue gun of a sort out to glue these...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-11-2011, 05:51 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,338
Posted By yadayadayada
Pictures

Here are the only pictures I have of the disassembled motor .It is back together as of yesterday,the motor that is the Forced Induction stuff ,the radiator,injectors etc. still need to be...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-03-2011, 10:41 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,019
Posted By yadayadayada
I used PSS9s with no complaints....

I used PSS9s with no complaints....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-03-2011, 10:31 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,240
Posted By yadayadayada
+1 That is the best idea yet to be able to...

+1
That is the best idea yet to be able to speed at will anywhere....:rofl:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-03-2011, 09:33 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,240
Posted By yadayadayada
I know when I was looking at the laser jammer...

I know when I was looking at the laser jammer stuff,a long time ago,that I needed two jammers up front to protect the car and then two in back as well for full protection.The police aim for the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-02-2011, 05:08 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,240
Posted By yadayadayada
I just googled...

I just googled this...http://www.laserjammertests.com/laserpropark.htm
http://kmphradar.blogspot.com/2010/01/laser-pro-park-jammer-review.html

So google and be careful,like I said I never...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-02-2011, 02:34 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,240
Posted By yadayadayada
I have a laser pro park system sitting in it's...

I have a laser pro park system sitting in it's box that I never installed on my car.The booklet that came with it only talks about how the system helps you with your parking abilities , nothing about...
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