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E39 (1997 - 2003)
The BMW 5-Series (E39 chassis) was introduced in the United States as a 1997 model year car and lasted until the 2004 when the E60 chassis was released. The United States saw several variations including the 525i, 528i, 530i and 540i. -- View the E39 Wiki

 
 
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Old 05-30-2010, 06:05 AM
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I'll take a look. You're welcome to borrow pics as the intent is to edify.

I hope it covers the very last step (see below)...

Which is the correct orientation for the oil-filler plug!

Depends on whether you stand on your head or not when you look at your BMW! Honestly, it is a square cap, dont matter jack which way the marketing scribbles on it go... I'm thinking of getting an aftermarket billet aluminum one just because I dont use Castrol oil and dont want to read it every time I open my hood either upside down or right side up!
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