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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 01-11-2011, 08:51 AM
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So you ended up getting it all fixed and taking the car back? Last I heard you were going to leave it and move on to an F10.

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Thanks Mack. The highway to get home has an inexplicable stop light at one point. If I have the good fortune to be in front at the light, I have the legal right (or is that obligation / privilege) to mash the throttle back up to 70mph. Good to clear its lungs once in a while.
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So you ended up getting it all fixed and taking the car back?
Josh yeah. They were offering too little for it in that shape so yes, got it fixed up.

F10 I like but (a) first year seems to have a lot of issues esp. with steering (b) its a 'different' car (c) test drove it and well, its nice but it didn't really hit me.

I got inspection up in 6mo. deciding whether I should move forward or keep. Still on the table.
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