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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 10-29-2012, 06:17 AM
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Intake horn and resonator delete.

I finally got around to replacing my tensioner roller before Sandy came with the rain.


As I was buttoning her back up, I noticed a tear in the MAF boot. That's when I decided to go ahead and do the horn and resonator delete. After some searching, I discovered that all I needed was a MAF boot from an E46 323 (p/n 13541705209). This boot is also almost $20 cheaper from the dealer vs. the one with the hole for the resonator box.
Old vs. New (right)

Horn removed

Done.
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