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Forum: E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion   10th September 2012, 08:04 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,002
Posted By OsinO
The stock bolts are 50mm long with 24mm of that...

The stock bolts are 50mm long with 24mm of that being threaded. The ECS bolts supplied with the 10mm spacers are 65mm long with 39mm of thread (15mm longer instead of 10mm).

jamiepeers, I...
Forum: E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion   10th September 2012, 05:28 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,002
Posted By OsinO
mattmandrift, that's a good idea as well. ...

mattmandrift, that's a good idea as well.

Jamiepeers, it was obvious that it was the spacers what wasn't obvious was what about the spacers was causing the clicking noise. Jacking up the car...
Forum: E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion   23rd August 2012, 09:25 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,444
Posted By OsinO
Welcome to the addiction!! Don't worry when...

Welcome to the addiction!!

Don't worry when I first hit the track with crappy tires the same thing happened to me. Then I did some research and got Dunlop Starspecs - WHAT A DIFFERENCE. Awesome...
Forum: E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion   6th July 2012, 05:08 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,783
Posted By OsinO
Doug - definately can't wait. Want to get out...

Doug - definately can't wait. Want to get out there on BC Coilovers and maybe 9.5's up front next time!!

sproule905 - I've never been and unfortunately I hardly have time for such fun things. I...
Forum: E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion   4th July 2012, 11:48 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,783
Posted By OsinO
My M5 @ Mosport Racetrack LOTS of Pics/Video

Hey All,

Thought I'd share my most recent track day June 2/3rd @ Mosport Racetrack in Ontario Canada. It was a 2 day "Advanced Driving School" hosted by BMW which consists of plenty of track...
Forum: E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion   4th June 2012, 05:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,205
Posted By OsinO
My method is to buy a good quality voice recorder...

My method is to buy a good quality voice recorder and zip tie it to the top of the inside of the trunk. Then overlap the audio with the video. It's a bit of a pain and you need to know how to use...
Forum: E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion   15th April 2012, 06:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,023
Posted By OsinO
How does it work anyways??

How does it work anyways??
Forum: E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion   15th April 2012, 05:45 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,296
Posted By OsinO
I don't think he was asking the question...

I don't think he was asking the question literally. Good story
Forum: E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion   20th March 2012, 05:18 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 11,471
Posted By OsinO
apetrov1x5, Thanks! I didn't install the...

apetrov1x5,

Thanks! I didn't install the wheel/trim, you can read about it here:
...
Forum: E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion   6th March 2012, 04:23 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 34,176
Posted By OsinO
Looks awesome!!

Looks awesome!!
Forum: E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion   2nd March 2012, 04:37 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 12,156
Posted By OsinO
He says in his thread the wear wasn't anything...

He says in his thread the wear wasn't anything unusual.. I'm no expert but an anyone confirm his wear is "substantial"?
Forum: E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion   27th February 2012, 04:09 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 4,585
Posted By OsinO
GM3 Module Repair (Problems with Door Locks, Wipers, Interior Lights..)

Just thought I should share my experience (long ordeal) with my GM3 Module in case someone else has the same problem and does a search. Last summer suddenly my auto locks (keyless or interior),...
Forum: E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion   29th January 2012, 04:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,493
Posted By OsinO
BMW The Power of M, winter blues, and those who like to read books about cars...

Well it's not even February yet, my car's been under the cover for less then two months and already I am starting to go crazy. It's actually a nice change of pace to drive around in a big comfy...
Forum: E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion   26th January 2012, 12:40 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 6,802
Posted By OsinO
Slimmed products are nice. I posted a detailed...

Slimmed products are nice. I posted a detailed DIY for the ebrake you can use here: http://www.m5board.com/vbulletin/showthread.php?t=192260
Forum: E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion   23rd January 2012, 12:45 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 10,783
Posted By OsinO
http://www.m5board.com/vbulletin/e39-m5-e52-z8-dis...

http://www.m5board.com/vbulletin/e39-m5-e52-z8-discussion/199181-my-photoshoot-w-bimmian-com-cf-steering-wheel-alcantara-etc.html
Forum: E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion   8th January 2012, 02:39 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 6,802
Posted By OsinO
You could always remove the wood portion of the...

You could always remove the wood portion of the ebrake handle and paint it yourself or get it wrapped as well. The handle separates into two pieces, I have a DIY I posted a link to in this thread. ...
Forum: E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion   3rd January 2012, 10:28 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 6,802
Posted By OsinO
Firstly, thank you everyone for the compliments!!...

Firstly, thank you everyone for the compliments!!

hellrot,

You know I never noticed that! I am pretty OCD as well but not so much so as to re wrap it, I am happy with the result :)

Solo12,...
Forum: E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion   23rd November 2011, 08:26 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 7,976
Posted By OsinO
Can anyone advise what the biggest spacers you...

Can anyone advise what the biggest spacers you can put on without rubbing on STOCK suspension please? Front and back?
Forum: E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion   1st October 2011, 03:06 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,300
Posted By OsinO
Ouch, I feel your pain... good lesson for the...

Ouch, I feel your pain... good lesson for the rest of us. Good luck!!
Forum: E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion   13th September 2011, 03:57 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,974
Posted By OsinO
M5 2 Days @ Mosport Race Track - Pics & Video

Hello All,

Thought I'd share some pics and video as well as some tech info from my recent weekend at Mosport Race Track. Signed up for a 2 day "advanced driver training" course hosted by BMW...
Forum: E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion   9th August 2011, 08:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,508
Posted By OsinO
After installing a new thermostat, rad and...

After installing a new thermostat, rad and coolant I have the following readings for reference:


Coolant:
81C at 24C outside - highway speeds
90C at 20C outside - city driving
96C at 29.5C...
Forum: E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion   2nd August 2011, 06:27 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,286
Posted By OsinO
Very nice! Have you tracked both cars? How do...

Very nice! Have you tracked both cars? How do they compare??
Forum: E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion   30th July 2011, 03:10 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,129
Posted By OsinO
Have a look here: ...

Have a look here: http://www.m5board.com/vbulletin/e39-m5-e52-z8-discussion/192260-e60-540i-short-shifter-slimmbones-alcantara-boots-ebrake-handle-diy-w-pics.html
Forum: E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion   29th July 2011, 08:08 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 11,471
Posted By OsinO
E60 540i Short Shifter/Slimmbones Alcantara Boots and Ebrake Handle DIY w PICS

Hello,

I know there are lots of good DIY's out there but I was still confused at points until I tried it so I thought I'd post some more pics. I did both projects together into one DIY but...
Forum: E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion   28th July 2011, 09:09 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,718
Posted By OsinO
I've got one sitting at home and plan on...

I've got one sitting at home and plan on installing it when I finish work in a few hours. I will check mine and let you know if it has as much play.
Forum: E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion   28th July 2011, 01:32 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,683
Posted By OsinO
My car came with N3000's and I've never had any...

My car came with N3000's and I've never had any others to compare but I can tell you that after getting sideways a bunch during a track day I tore a bunch of chunks out of them. Some pics in my post...
Forum: E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion   20th June 2011, 03:10 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,575
Posted By OsinO
Took the M5 to the track! Cracked the rad :(

Hello Everyone,

I took my new (to me) '03 M5 to Cayuga Racetrack near Toronto, Canada yesterday for my first track day with a friend. He owns a Subaru STI with lots of modifications (dynoed 400hp...
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