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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 07-14-2011, 10:27 PM
luvdriven540i luvdriven540i is offline
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Fuel schrader valve 540i/6

Hello all, can you please tell me exactly where the fuel schrader valve is on a 98 540i? I'm not even sure it there is one......thank you.
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Old 07-14-2011, 11:00 PM
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Thank you, but never mind, my car doesn't have a fuel schrader valve.
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Old 07-15-2011, 05:01 AM
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I am pretty sure there is one near the front part of the rail where it curves around...
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Old 10-11-2011, 10:21 AM
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For the record, 'some' E39 540s have the Schrader valve:
- E39 (1997 - 2003) > Good replacement fuel pump 540i E39?

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Originally Posted by guvy16 View Post
Ya must be the m62tu

I have a 2000 540 and it has the schrader valve
Here, for the M54 I6, is where my Schrader valve lies:
- Where is the M54 fuel line schrader valve (to test lean conditions fuel pressure)?

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