Raikku, added. If you would rather see keywords different than those I used in the 3rd post, let me know. Also, if you have any opinions on the "think about at XX mi/km" in the 2nd post, let me know. Thanks.
Thanks for putting this together!
Not sure how useful mileage information is,to be honest...
I would have thought the items in post #2 might be good for new owners to get an idea of timescales in the cars life for these jobs. I'm sure it's intended to be an approximation, and not a schedule as such.
2001 E39 M5 : Silverstone Blue, 19" Breyton Spirits (horribly rashed...Genuine BBS LM's to go on), Philips Silverline Indicator Bulbs, Intravee II and Alpine KCA-420i (in a box in the house) and 160GB iPod Classic , Evolve headers and race cats to go on, otherwise standard at the mo...
"I look at it like this. Owning an M5 is kind of like dating a slamming hot big-t...ed blonde, who is a pain in the *****, drains your cash, but screws like there's no tomorrow. Owning a Honda Civic or the like, is akin to dating a girl who is fat, ugly, smells a bit where she shouldn't, is a cheap date and doesn't screw at all (you don't mind). So yeah, I'll take the blonde." (Courtsey of Jetpilot718)
I never made one, it's basically the same as you would perform to get to the cam position sensors, all three are back there for each bank. Not a whole lot to write up, except that it's a pain in the ***. I think theres a thread about it.. lemme search and see.