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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 05-08-2012, 07:52 PM
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Old 05-08-2012, 08:24 PM
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Old 05-10-2012, 01:53 PM
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Old 05-10-2012, 03:19 PM
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Old 05-10-2012, 05:35 PM
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Old 05-11-2012, 10:10 AM
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Old 05-13-2012, 12:38 PM
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