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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 08-30-2013, 11:37 AM
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But they are replicas, is that something to shame? I consider wintertyres on replicas, but those cost ~1000 (~1300$)...
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Old 08-30-2013, 12:32 PM
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But they are replicas, is that something to shame? I consider wintertyres on replicas, but those cost ~1000 (~1300$)...
I wouldn't say so! Then again, I am running Beyerns, so what do I know?
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Old 09-08-2013, 09:38 PM
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Old 09-08-2013, 10:27 PM
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Did the "muffler delete" mod. Video to come! So far, I like the way it sounds. It's still really mellow, and there's no drone in town or on the highway.
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Old 09-10-2013, 09:43 PM
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Old 09-10-2013, 09:45 PM
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Old 09-10-2013, 11:12 PM
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Old 09-11-2013, 06:36 AM
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Old 09-11-2013, 02:22 PM
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