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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 05-28-2012, 11:13 PM
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alright guys,
I've seen a few rear diffusers and while they are great, the prices are ridiculous! I went into the workshop and roughly 20 hours later....I brought this out
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here's the kicker, I just turned 21! hehehe
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Old 05-28-2012, 11:14 PM
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still need to sand and paint!
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Old 05-28-2012, 11:24 PM
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Looks pretty good. The real question is will it fit though?
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Old 05-28-2012, 11:26 PM
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alright guys,
I've seen a few rear diffusers and while they are great, the prices are ridiculous! I went into the workshop and roughly 20 hours later....I brought this out
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here's the kicker, I just turned 21! hehehe
So, what do you guys think?
It looks like your vehicle is about to take off, I want to see it installed, and then I'll say my $0.02.
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Old 05-28-2012, 11:34 PM
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I measured everything while the car was on the lift, I have to paint it and i'll install it!
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Old 05-29-2012, 12:29 AM
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tag to see how this looks.
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Hell no.. and whats so special bout you being 21?
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