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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-21-2017, 06:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 364
Posted By madboosted
What's an s7 ?

What's an s7 ?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-21-2017, 02:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 364
Posted By madboosted
Grom bt adapter vs dynavin head unit

I know this has been brought up plenty of times in sure but I just want feedback from people who have either or. I can't make up my mind.

On one hand, GROM AUDIO Bluetooth adapter will do...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-21-2017, 11:13 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 302
Posted By madboosted
Wtf ! Is this really that expensive in parts.......

Wtf ! Is this really that expensive in parts.... is there a cheaper option ?

https://www.ecstuning.com/b-genuine-bmw-parts/accessory-belt-kit/11287515865kt2/
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-21-2017, 10:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 302
Posted By madboosted
540i idler pulleys snapped into pieces

Hello friendly forum,


Last night my 2000 540i sport 6MT with about 140,000 miles on it had a little issue and I need new idler pulleys and belt tensioners as well as a new belt. Any...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-15-2017, 03:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 386
Posted By madboosted
the car is lowered on coilovers. It came like...

the car is lowered on coilovers. It came like that when I bought it.... could that have anything to do with it ?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-15-2017, 03:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 386
Posted By madboosted
To be honest, I've never payed attention but I...

To be honest, I've never payed attention but I imagine it doesnt since that's not hooked up.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-15-2017, 03:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 386
Posted By madboosted
I wonder why it would be disconnected

I wonder why it would be disconnected
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-15-2017, 02:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 386
Posted By madboosted
What is this ????

I had my car on the lift and noticed on both front and rear passenger side there were these two things that were not hooked up. can someone tell me what this is ?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-07-2017, 12:46 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,214
Posted By madboosted
what do you guys think, i found this M5 clutch...

what do you guys think, i found this M5 clutch from LUK - $270 shipped

This complete clutch kit includes:
Brand new genuine LuK self-adjusting Pressure Plate
Brand new genuine LuK Clutch...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-06-2017, 11:42 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 284
Posted By madboosted
Can you reccomend a good scanner that wont break...

Can you reccomend a good scanner that wont break the bank ? Or is there one of those bluetooth ones i should get that will connect to my phone ?

Is there a good way to clean the throttle valve...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-06-2017, 09:56 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,214
Posted By madboosted
Well Im not the orginal owner, I'm like the 4th...

Well Im not the orginal owner, I'm like the 4th lol. So i dont know how well it's been taken care of and when I purchased the car it already had the clutch slipping. I rather do the flywheel in case...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-06-2017, 09:39 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 284
Posted By madboosted
I'm sure I can go outside right now and rev it up...

I'm sure I can go outside right now and rev it up a little bit like i didnt before and the engine failsafe program will pop up. Im not sure if that's what the codes are for but those are the codes...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-06-2017, 07:23 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,214
Posted By madboosted
with the holiday's, work and a baby I haven't had...

with the holiday's, work and a baby I haven't had much time to get back on here......


So you guys are saying I can use the M5 clutch and pressure plate no problem but I have to use a 540...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-06-2017, 06:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 284
Posted By madboosted
pulled the codes on my 540i and need help....

I have a 2000 BMW 540i/6 Speed. It has almost 140k miles on it.

A few night's ago, I revved the car in neutral up to about 4500 RPM-5000 RPM and an error message popped up saying " Engine...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-24-2016, 11:53 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,214
Posted By madboosted
computiNATEor ; so going with the M5 clutch will...

computiNATEor ; so going with the M5 clutch will throw an error code.

So what is my best option? I've realized trying to upgrade the clutch and flywheel is out of my budget. Ideally, I'd like to...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-24-2016, 09:41 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,214
Posted By madboosted
You can use the M5 clutch and pressure plate but...

You can use the M5 clutch and pressure plate but need to use the 540i flywheel from my understanding. I read that it makes one of the lights turn on though, i believe the traction control light ???...
Forum: Parting Out 12-24-2016, 08:13 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 714
Posted By madboosted
how much for the wheels ?

how much for the wheels ?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-24-2016, 07:55 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,214
Posted By madboosted
e39 clutch replacement help

Hey guys, just need a little help here. Im sure this has been asked many times but here it is again....

Im replacing the clutch because it is slipping. I figured as long as I do that I would do...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-26-2016, 08:52 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 784
Posted By madboosted
Thank's guys for all this useful information. I...

Thank's guys for all this useful information. I work 70 hours a week and tuesday is my only day off so I'll try to fix all the light issues then.

As for a clutch, this is my daily so whatever I...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-25-2016, 12:34 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 784
Posted By madboosted
Why do you recommend an aftermarket clutch and...

Why do you recommend an aftermarket clutch and flywheel ? And what brand do you recommend ?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-25-2016, 09:28 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 784
Posted By madboosted
New E39 Owner...again

Hey guys,


Just got another e39! I use to own a 99 540iA sport a few years ago and got rid of it. Missed it alot so i ended up picking up another one a couple days ago.

2000 BMW 540i Sport 6...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-10-2016, 07:40 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 572
Posted By madboosted
I don't even know what I want anymore. I had a...

I don't even know what I want anymore. I had a great experience with my e39, it cost me barely anything to maintain and was a complete blast to drive but after reading all this crap about the e60,...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-10-2016, 06:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 572
Posted By madboosted
I've always had an obsession with 90's cars so...

I've always had an obsession with 90's cars so that's what I've always drove lol so yes an e60 is newer to me.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-10-2016, 02:28 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 572
Posted By madboosted
:/ im looking for a daily driver and I want...

:/ im looking for a daily driver and I want something that feel's a little bit newer and thats fun to drive. Only thing really catching my attention right now is the e60..... i use to own a e39 540i...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-10-2016, 01:38 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 572
Posted By madboosted
help buying an 05 545i

Hi ,

I might be picking up a 2005 BMW 545i with 115,000 miles on it and I need a little help.

What maintenance item's should i watch out for and make sure is already done and what item's are...
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