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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 11-18-2011, 06:41 PM
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Old 11-18-2011, 06:54 PM
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Old 11-18-2011, 07:07 PM
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Old 11-18-2011, 07:13 PM
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Old 11-18-2011, 08:02 PM
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Did you wrap your trim pieces with 3M DI-NOC? Looks clean!
The trim pieces i wrapped my self with a heat gun at 3 am lol I used Meguiar's new carbon fiber wraps. It says its also good for outside the car but we cant beleive everything we are told Btw i picked up the wrap at my local advanced auto parts
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Old 11-18-2011, 10:37 PM
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Here are some of my 99 540i...it needs some body work but other than that its a solid car.
Nice looking ride. Love the color!
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Old 11-20-2011, 11:38 AM
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Old 11-20-2011, 12:32 PM
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i love everything but the mirrors.
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Old 11-22-2011, 02:13 AM
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That Hualigan is awesome..
Heres a couple links i found on it..

http://en.hualingan.com/html-en/prod...igati+MP3.html

http://en.hualingan.com/html-en/imag...GOImhC-0-1.jpg

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Old 12-03-2011, 04:57 AM
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Old 12-03-2011, 04:57 AM
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Old 12-03-2011, 07:11 AM
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Nothing special, got her in July everything stock, with some BMW friends (all E36), I was able to get this old girl (15 yrs old) to shine like new again.
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Old 12-03-2011, 09:09 AM
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Old 12-03-2011, 09:24 AM
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Old 12-03-2011, 10:36 AM
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Old 12-03-2011, 10:54 AM
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Old 12-03-2011, 12:44 PM
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2001 540i - Orient Blue

M5 bumpers, wheels, mirrors
S/C, water/air IC
A1 Headers, Random Technology Cats, Eissenmann Exhaust
3.15 diff, evosport power pullies
Koni Sports, Eibach Springs/Sway Bars
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Old 12-03-2011, 01:02 PM
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Old 12-03-2011, 01:04 PM
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Just got it bout two months. Stock for di most part

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Old 12-03-2011, 01:40 PM
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and last 1 with tints

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Old 12-03-2011, 02:16 PM
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Here is mine.


How are you allowed to have european plates on the front? I want one so bad but I think its not allowed in CA.
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Old 12-03-2011, 02:17 PM
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and last 1 with tints

Very menacing, love the tint
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Old 12-03-2011, 02:19 PM
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2001 540i

Some mods
God I love your car! Like the Dinan accessories as well, so clean.
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Old 12-03-2011, 02:22 PM
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2001 540i

Some mods
How much hp are you putting down.
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Old 12-03-2011, 02:45 PM
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Here my lovely BMW. A 520i from 2001 (170hp version) with Steptronic and actually everything in the devices. Retrieved directly from Germany to Denmark.
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