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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 01-17-2013, 10:18 AM
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Question looking for a 540it please help

i am looking for a bmw 540it i want to do a manual trans swap and have a 540it m/t any leads please let me known
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I'd suggest you look at various BMW web forums classifieds, ebay, craigslist, USA websites for car listings. To do the conversion from auto to manual properly will perhaps be upwards of $9,000-10,000 USD!

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Crazy, right? I'm trying to get the story now.
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