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  1. E39 (1997 - 2003)
    I have two lower brackets for my 2002 BMW 525I, unsure where they go. does anyone have an idea? I searched up the diagram and they look like the lower ones. can someone show a pic of how they're supposed to sit in place so the radiator doesn't wobble or shake.
  2. E39 (1997 - 2003)
    hi i am doing a manual swap on my e39 525d 2002 Model i have a manual Kit from an e39 525tds . anyone have any experience with this? possibly which clutch and flywheel I need to use. have heard that this should work.
  3. E39 (1997 - 2003)
    So today is the 2nd time this happened. Im leaving work, start the car and when i press the brake to shift into drive the pedal is a bit stiff and when depressed makes shlooping sounds. Engine is misfiring like insane and white smoke is blasting from the exhaust. Both times this happened in the...
  4. E39 (1997 - 2003)
    Hello all, I'm tinkering with the idea of making a dual exhaust, with a single tip on each side. I'm not a huge fan on the m style bumper, so i was wondering if it has been done on "standard" bumper / non m bumper? I've photoshopped a picture of how it could look, what do you guys think? Should...
  5. E39 (1997 - 2003)
    I've been making vector illustrations of cars for over three years and recently I've fell in love with old car ads, especially BMW ones. I've made this M5 ad that is inspired by several real advertisements from when the car was brand new and added some fictional touches. The car is illustrated...
  6. E39 (1997 - 2003)
    I'm parting out my unfortunately wreck E39 Touring and wondering if this is a good place to post.. The "Classifieds" section that I found within Bimmerfest doesn't have any activity.
  7. E39 M5 (1998-2003)
    I'm parting out my unfortunately wreck E39 Touring and wondering if this is a good place to post.. The "Classifieds" section that I found within Bimmerfest doesn't have any activity.
  8. E39 (1997 - 2003)
    So hey guys I became serious about fixing my car cause my dad won't let get another one. It has some problems some I know how to fix and some I don't know how to fix first I wanna start at the engine then do the basic maintenance to it like brakes etc. First of all its cheap car yes it got some...
  9. E36 (1991 - 1999)
    hi my 2 gear is gone so i need to opgrade. i have a getrag gearbox in now but i want a 328i zf (310z or 320z? ). but do the clutch slave cylinder fit on the zf ?. and is the crossmember the same?. and is the bolts that holds the gearbox to the engine the same ?. and do the cluch fit ?. i...
  10. F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016)
    Im sad to say that my 1997 e39 528 with 410000km engine has died. And i am looking to swap in a new one. And have som small questions. 1. What kind of problems am i looking to run in to if i just swap in a m52b28 2. Is it difficult to swap to a m52tub28? 3. If i buy a engine from 1999 can i...
  11. E39 (1997 - 2003)
    Hey mates. I really wanted to express my love over the E39 and I went ahead to write a complete blog about my car. Not to mention the awesome professional photographs which I clicked on my own to reveal the true beauty of it. Wanna get your eyes and minds gratified? Check it out...
  12. E39 (1997 - 2003)
    Does anybody know how to remove an old device from the Dynavin, so u can pair your device back??? My friend had his phone connected, now it doesn't want to pair back to my phone it has his phone name on the Dynavin screen sometimes it says disconnected or pairing.... I remember this happened...
  13. E39 (1997 - 2003)
    ok so the other day I did my VCG, couple weeks before that, I changed my spark plugs and noticed a little oil in well #6 (bank 2) I thought to my self, ut oh, its time for a new vcg, so later on, I went back to check all my spark plugs and again I saw a little oil sitting at the very bottom of...
  14. E39 (1997 - 2003)
    Ok so, for a while now I have been having an intermediate oil leakage that drops on my cats and the cause is because of a stud bolt that is stripped that sits right on top of o2 sensor bank 2. Yesterday, I finally heli coiled all of my stud bolts that were stripped and replaced the studs with...
  15. E39 (1997 - 2003)
    Hello Bimmerfest'ers!! My brother's car had a terrible VANOS oil line leak... It was dripping one drop of oil every half a minute or so... So that needed replacement immediately. Bought the part (can't exactly remember how much $$ but wasn't terrible) and decided to replace it and took this...
  16. E39 (1997 - 2003)
    After searching information I see that everyone that has the chime sound manually enabled has 2 connectors, one white and 1 black. I never had this sound in my car, and I wish to have it, so I went ahead and took a look under the dash and found only 1 white connector hooked up to the speaker...
  17. E39 (1997 - 2003)
    Going to get a muffler delete, and recommendations ? place is charging me $150 including filling the muffler with their pipes
  18. E39 (1997 - 2003)
    I was wondering what will happen if i swap my HO2S connections, the o2 sensors underneath the car. Where the air distribution piece is at, what happens if I would swap the 2 connectors... will it cause any damage or throw any codes? or it doesn't matter... Im trying to get my HO2S to read...
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