I orderd all the recommended information
Being a newbie, I ordered all the recommended service information so I can get up to speed on my new toy.
Specifically, I ordered the Bentley shop manuals for the E39.
And I ordered the TLA service information from Ebay.
For reference (and online ETK/TIS URLs) see the separate BMW General thread titled:
Legal purchase & use of Elektronikteilkatalog (ETK, TIS, EPC, HTK, ETM, KSD)
I also picked up all the list prices:
And made note of the online ETK & TIS:
Is there any other reference for the new BMW owner that I need to learn about?