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Forum: Wheels and Tires 05-01-2013, 05:55 PM
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Posted By cbruce2012
e38/e39 OEM M Parallel Wheels

I some e38 spec M Parallel wheels available. Rims have tires but tires will need to be replaced. I can also bore out the wheels to 74.1mm for e39 fitment. Local pickup in Madison preferred but can...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 10-02-2012, 08:43 AM
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Views: 298
Posted By cbruce2012
WTB Style 66

I am looking for a set of Style 66's, preferably a 17x8 set. If you have/know of any other 17" rim that will fit over e39 M5 brakes, let me know. Thanks
Forum: Wheels and Tires 10-02-2012, 08:38 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,315
Posted By cbruce2012
Rims are sold

Rims are sold
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-20-2012, 06:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 571
Posted By cbruce2012
I agree, I always do maintenance over mods. I...

I agree, I always do maintenance over mods. I keep wanting to do mods, but I notice little things and I would rather have everything running smooth over a faster car. As for 528 vs 540i, I personally...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-20-2012, 06:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 571
Posted By cbruce2012
Considering I bought my 1999 540i with minor...

Considering I bought my 1999 540i with minor issues, dinan cold air intake, dinan chip, dinan exhaust, 6 speed manual, sport package and 102,000 mi for $7,000 I think you might be asking a bit much,...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 08-20-2012, 06:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,315
Posted By cbruce2012
They have not officially sold yet. I have a...

They have not officially sold yet. I have a member who is already very interested in them. If the deal falls through, then they will be up for grabs. Thanks
Forum: Wheels and Tires 08-06-2012, 05:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,315
Posted By cbruce2012
Pictures added. Any more questions, please let me...

Pictures added. Any more questions, please let me know
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-06-2012, 02:59 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,289
Posted By cbruce2012
I think that saying Americans are lazy and that...

I think that saying Americans are lazy and that is why there are automatics is kinda rude and a stereotypical thing to say...I think it would be more accurate to state that, simply, the automotive...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 08-04-2012, 12:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,315
Posted By cbruce2012
M-Parallels

I have a set of four staggered M-parallel rims available without tires. They are from an E38, but for a little extra, I can have them bored by a machinist for a little extra. Very little curb rash....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-30-2012, 07:52 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,289
Posted By cbruce2012
Not surprisingly, my friend passed on the car....

Not surprisingly, my friend passed on the car. Lol. I wonder if someone bought it :/
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-28-2012, 10:16 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,289
Posted By cbruce2012
Body is rusted and scratched, carpet and seats...

Body is rusted and scratched, carpet and seats are ****ed, center console is ****ed, hood is ****ed, brake rotors are warped, read craigslist description, pixels are almost all gone, high beams are...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-28-2012, 10:08 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,289
Posted By cbruce2012
If you look the cup holders look as if they were...

If you look the cup holders look as if they were melted from a fire...
I would give no more than 1k honestly...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-28-2012, 09:26 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,289
Posted By cbruce2012
Craigslist posting worth seeing...

An example on how much the previous owner can effect the quality of a vehicle....

My friend was interested in obtaining a 540i/6 and came across this ad with no pictures....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-26-2012, 04:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,879
Posted By cbruce2012
YES. That is exactly what I wanted to hear! I...

YES. That is exactly what I wanted to hear! I need to replace my rear tires and for replacement Michelin Pilots, it was about $500 a piece but these are $150 a piece...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-26-2012, 10:07 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,879
Posted By cbruce2012
Are those Nexen tires? How you like them?

Are those Nexen tires? How you like them?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-25-2012, 10:09 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,865
Posted By cbruce2012
@Dennis How's the ride quality with lowered...

@Dennis

How's the ride quality with lowered springs and 19" wheels? I personally do not want to go any lower/bigger wheels because Wisconsin roads suck!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-24-2012, 07:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,865
Posted By cbruce2012
I also have the m5 front bumper and it looks...

I also have the m5 front bumper and it looks good. I believe the sport suspension is about an inch lower. Post some pics of your setup.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-24-2012, 01:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,865
Posted By cbruce2012
So...over 100 people have viewed this and no one...

So...over 100 people have viewed this and no one wants to list theirs? Is there just no interest to do this or am I missing something...?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-23-2012, 09:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,865
Posted By cbruce2012
Suspension, wheels, and tires

Hey, so I was thinking about starting a thread about what setup you have on your car. Preferabaly what you have or have used and your opinion on it. What tires have you used? Size? Brand? Suspension...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-22-2012, 10:14 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,317
Posted By cbruce2012
My a/c also isn't working. Took it in and they...

My a/c also isn't working. Took it in and they said that there was a leak at the dryer and pressure switch. I'm going to have it repaired next week, hopefully that fixes it...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-15-2012, 08:44 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,841
Posted By cbruce2012
Johnstern- I though I would just have to replace...

Johnstern- I though I would just have to replace parts and charge the system, but maybe now I'll just have them do it.
Joshp-he said the minute he did a leak test(the system had no charge) he was...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-14-2012, 04:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,841
Posted By cbruce2012
I got the A/C checked at a shop and they said...

I got the A/C checked at a shop and they said that it was leaking at the dryer and the pressure switch. They want $150 for parts and $250 for labor, so I think that I'm just going to buy the parts...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-11-2012, 06:47 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,841
Posted By cbruce2012
UPDATE: The loud whine at start up was actually...

UPDATE: The loud whine at start up was actually cause by my failing SAP :/ The AUX fan does work though because I noticed it turning on in traffic the other day while it was 95 out. I think I am...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-25-2012, 02:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,841
Posted By cbruce2012
edjack-what? I don't get what you are...

edjack-what? I don't get what you are saying...are you stating that I should get a reader and see the the ecu throws a code? please elaborate...
bcbp14-yes, it sucks. Yesterday was 90 degrees and...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-25-2012, 06:05 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,841
Posted By cbruce2012
Yeah, while the car is in neutral and handbrake...

Yeah, while the car is in neutral and handbrake is on, the idle stays the same...it's almost like absolutely nothing happens. I think that the a/c clutch isn't engaging...
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