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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 12-08-2012, 04:47 PM
blingin96 blingin96 is offline
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Mein Auto: e39 540i , E36 328i
540i e39 dual exhaust conversion (my conversion)

Hello all, I have been thinking of doing it but the thinking has got the best of me.
Last month I did the front and rear M5 bumpers with some other bells and whistles. When I got to the rear bumper having only one exhaust outlet was KILLING me. So much that I never installed the rear diffuser.
Today I cut the other outlet on the diffuser then got carried away. I took out the tape measure and started cutting a piece of sheet metal. I AM going to keep the full size spare in place. I did not finish the job BUT the sheetmetal is cut and ready to be welded in. The fabrication took a few hours but I think it's comin along fine.
Here are some progress Picts.

I plan on starting the welding and cutting the trunk on Monday.
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