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  1. Any preventative maintenance / upgrade items when the headlights are opened?

    E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion
    Thank you taskmasta!
  2. BMW M5 E39 aftermarket wheels...

    E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion
    Big plus one on that!
  3. Any preventative maintenance / upgrade items when the headlights are opened?

    E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion
    Oh awesome man thanks for the pics!! Definitely an upgrade over stock! Alright that settles it, I'm going fully monty when I crack these headlights open and upgrading everything. Ill take some pics and keep this thread updated too, be another few weeks until i get all the parts. Thanks again!
  4. Any preventative maintenance / upgrade items when the headlights are opened?

    E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion
    Yeah man for sure, I'd love to get a look at them!
  5. Any preventative maintenance / upgrade items when the headlights are opened?

    E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion
    Ah nice - I did see those new Gold Orion's and think they look great. I love the stock look, but I do like the white with the LeMans blue on my car. And yes, I am all for upgrading the projectors on this project but I do want a stock look and direct fitment but with modern light intensity.
  6. Any preventative maintenance / upgrade items when the headlights are opened?

    E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion
    Good to know - what didn't you like about the FXR's? Has anyone upgraded the angel eye's to Orion V4's while they're in there? Found this thread - looks pretty slick: https://www.m5board.com/threads/e39-m5-headlight-upgrade.364202/ I've been very pleased with the $30 LED upgrade I installed...
  7. Any preventative maintenance / upgrade items when the headlights are opened?

    E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion
    Oh good call man - are those stock projectors? I've been reading around over the past few days, these look like a pretty slick upgrade...
  8. Rough idle/stalling at startup

    E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion
    When my 2001 started acting like that, I tore everything down to the throttle bodies and did the following: All 4 CPS sensors Both TPS sensors New MAFs New air filters Rebuilt fuel injectors and all new O-rings New Fuel Pump New Fuel Filter New fan clutch/fan New Vanos O-rings / Cleaned...
  9. Any preventative maintenance / upgrade items when the headlights are opened?

    E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion
    Think i found 'em: https://www.amazon.com/RegulatorFix-Headlight-Adjuster-compatible-2000-2003/dp/B00HN8BG6E#customerReviews
  10. Any preventative maintenance / upgrade items when the headlights are opened?

    E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion
    Do you have a link to your preferred adjusters? I do have the facelift headlights.
  11. Any preventative maintenance / upgrade items when the headlights are opened?

    E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion
    Thanks for the info gents! Did you replace the adjusters with the stock plastic ones, or upgrade? I've seen aluminum adjusters - like these...
  12. Any preventative maintenance / upgrade items when the headlights are opened?

    E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion
    Hey guys - this weekend I'm planning on baking open the headlights on my 2001 and installing a fresh set of lenses w/clear side markers. While the headlights are opened, is there anything else I should attend to / upgrade / etc? I don't have any issues with my adjusters, but I've read of folks...
  13. What have you done to your M5 since you bought it?

    E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion
    I'm the 2nd owner of a 2001 Lemans Blue M5, with 138kmi. This summer: ABS Module rebuild Gauge cluster pixel fix Euro Headlight Lens swap (clear side lenses) MP3 CD Changer upgrade Rear O2 sensors Next summer: Buying a lift! The 'kitchen sink' approach in this thread :)...
  14. Has Anyone used this Ebay ABS Module Repair Service?

    E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion
    Ok I went for it, for anyone interested this is the shop: https://www.shop.modulerepairpro.com/ABS-Pump-Control-BMW-M5-2001_c1082.htm https://www.yelp.com/biz/module-repair-pro-van-nuys Ill get it sent out tomorrow, and keep this thread updated with the results.
  15. Has Anyone used this Ebay ABS Module Repair Service?

    E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion
    The place at Ebay link did yours? Looks like their service is on sale right now for $100 - i may jump on it. Did they send the module back with the resealed cover looking proper? Thanks for the link!! I'm handy with electronics and had half a mind to saw the module open and take a crack at...
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