Fish30, Edgy and TMV - thanks for the guidance. The Bentley manual is on its way, and I'm looking forward to having this car on the road for years to come.
Keeping 2 lists: "known problems" and "smart maintenance". Then I'll figure out which things I can tackle in my garage.
Not sure if anyone is interested, but here is what the original BMW-NGK plugs look like after 128K (first attempt to upload and post a photo - hope this works):
The secret of success is sincerity. Once you can fake that you’ve got it made. George Burns
02 e39 530i M-Sport
84 r650 (long gone)
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