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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 11-21-2012, 07:54 PM
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Old 11-21-2012, 08:15 PM
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Lls nah.. the orange is a shirt, not boxers.
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Old 11-22-2012, 01:35 AM
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Old 11-22-2012, 06:40 AM
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Lls nah.. the orange is a shirt, not boxers.
Still doesn't change the fact that your paint is falling off
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Old 11-22-2012, 07:01 AM
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Still doesn't change the fact that your paint is falling off
Who cares

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Old 11-22-2012, 10:52 AM
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If my 540 was super charged My paints would have already came off BTW-> STOPH8N on that man!! Ray keep'em in check
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Old 11-22-2012, 01:17 PM
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If my 540 was super charged My paints would have already came off BTW-> STOPH8N on that man!! Ray keep'em in check
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Old 11-22-2012, 01:43 PM
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Old 11-22-2012, 03:47 PM
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Who's hating? I love LaLa's car. I was simply poking fun at his style of dress, but no disrespect intended. I dressed similarly when I was a younger man.
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Old 11-22-2012, 05:09 PM
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Who's hating? I love LaLa's car. I was simply poking fun at his style of dress, but no disrespect intended. I dressed similarly when I was a younger man.
aww thanks man

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Old 11-29-2012, 12:43 AM
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With all the trouble we go through, do all E39 owners love their car as much as I love my?
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Old 11-29-2012, 11:34 AM
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With all the trouble we go through, do all E39 owners love their car as much as I love my?
I think we love them more so because of all the time and effort we put into them. I like knowing how ever component in my car functions, it's just a good feeling.
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Old 11-29-2012, 05:41 PM
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Old 12-03-2012, 11:22 AM
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Old 12-06-2012, 02:20 PM
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Old 12-06-2012, 03:50 PM
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nice space jams
lol thanks


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I know right, gotta save up my pennies though cause I'm a poor college student
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