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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 11-27-2012, 05:37 PM
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Cool Whats in your Garage

I dont have any yet, but please, Photo's of cars in your garage only!
Or photo's of your garage... then cars
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Old 11-27-2012, 05:48 PM
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Old 11-27-2012, 06:13 PM
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Old 11-27-2012, 06:17 PM
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I spend more time in the garage than anywhere else in the house. With 4 vehicles, a bike, and home theater down there why would I bother leaving haha
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Old 11-27-2012, 06:24 PM
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Its only a 1 car, so my 1 car gets to sleep outside, But sometimes I pull the front end if I am going to be working on her. I can fit her in, its just not easy. And not worth the hassle, or loss of work space. Its the best lil shop I have at the moment. The other wall is even more packed. With so little floor space I had to resort to wall mounting things I am dreaming of a 2 car garage.....Soon my precious... lol
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Old 11-27-2012, 06:35 PM
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This is great!!
A few more of Garage.
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Old 11-27-2012, 06:40 PM
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I spend my time in the garage than anywhere else in the house. With 4 vehicles, a bike, and home theater down there why would I bother leaving haha
I wouldn't blame you for not wanting to leave your garage, with a home theater i wouldn't either. Nice set up
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Old 11-28-2012, 02:10 PM
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Old 11-28-2012, 02:33 PM
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You live on that street too.
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The plainest plain-vanilla BMW in my made-by-hand garage:

Its like a house for your car, I love it! I wish I could get my garage that clean! Even when I clean my garage (its clean in the photos) it still looks cluttered because I have enough stuff to fill a 2 car garage and a shed and I have crammed it all into a single car garage!
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unbelievable. You need to get it dirty so it looks like a garage and not like a kitchen!
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This is great!!
A few more of Garage.
Thats a sweet set of tools and work bench.
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