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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 01-09-2013, 04:16 PM
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An E39 1997 528i LHD has come to my garage with absolutely no oxyogen sensor that i can see, not before cat or after, is this possible?????. Help
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Old 01-09-2013, 04:55 PM
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There should be 4 oxygen sensors. Two about 18" from the engine, and 2 post cat.

You should change the title of your post. "E39" on a E39 forum does not mean anything.
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Old 01-09-2013, 05:20 PM
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My first post, sorry,, will the car run ok wothout these sensors

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Old 01-09-2013, 06:06 PM
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It should defnitely throw a code.
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