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1999 540i

  1. can i put a NON vanos m62 engine in my 1999 540 w/ the m62tu??

    E39 (1997 - 2003)
    hello everyone. i got a 99 540i with what started out as a bad vanos tick, than somehow turned into the head and valve cover cracking. been in the market for a replacement engine, and i came across a m62 motor i'm interested in. i realize from some research the vanos engine has alittle more...
  2. Different kind of noise

    E39 (1997 - 2003)
    This noise comes after my engine has warmed up already and comes from the back of my engine like a loud squeal but you can tell it is air.. Any suggestions?
  3. 1999 540i Mint Value request?

    E39 (1997 - 2003)
    Hello board, I have joined your site in hope of finding an appropriate value for my father's BMW. This car is truly mint. 47k miles and garage kept (not a day driven in winter, in fact sunny days only). My dad is considering giving the car to my sister who lost a lot of money in selling her...
  4. how do i replace angel eyes on Depo headlights

    5 Series DIY
    Hello, so i got the depo headlights for my 1999 bmw 540i,and it came with the stock halogen angel eyes,and i wanted a DIY on how to install LED angel eyes to the headlight.not ccfl. or is there a DIY on how to make the halogen halo look like a solid ring of light instead of the ugly 5 bulbs? PLS...
  5. brakes and struts

    E39 (1997 - 2003)
    I am going to change the brake pads on the front of my 1999 540i this weekend and would like some help or diagrams on the process. I have done my american cars alot, but these are a little different. I feel i will only need a little help. But I would also like to change my struts on the front...