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  1. e39 Coils and Injectors Set - CHEAP

    Parts / Other For Sale or Wanted
    Hey guys. I have a set of 8 coils and 8 injectors pulled from an '01 540i with an m62 that's being parted out. Car cranked over but wouldn't start. Boots look good, haven't been tested but should be fine. Car ran and drove before it was parked. I know some guys want to have an extra set around...
  2. 540i M Sport (E39)(M62) Misfire on all Cylinders

    E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion
    Recently bought the car (2000 540i M Sport) knowing it needed some work, I am a mechanic but never worked on this motor before (M62). I am getting codes saying that it is misfiring on all cylinders (1 - 8), idles fine, drives great, has fuel and spark. I am hoping this great community can give...
  3. E39 (96-03) For Sale 540iA M-Sport (2003) - Florida car, clean, low miles

    Cars For Sale or Wanted
    Well sorted out and stock (well, 99% stock) rare 2003 540 M-Sport (and in Sterling Gray) with only 119,000 miles. Florida (and Louisiana) car has received much affection from its owners. Pristine driver-condition - always up to date with maintenance and repairs. Classic e39 issues have been...
  4. 540i gearbox grumble?

    E39 5 series Forum
    Hi newbie here, I should probably make a thread on my project daily 540i but this is more important right now My 97 540iA has decided to develop a grinding noise when under loading. When you put your foot on the accelerator at cruising speeds there is an awful grinding noise from the...
  5. E39 (96-03) For Sale 2003 M-sport 540iT6 - yes, you read that right a v8 wagon with a Manual Transmission!

    Cars For Sale or Wanted
    Okay. I have decided to sell my baby. I have been cherishing this car (and spending money on it) since 2009 when I bought it from the second owner. It is a lifelong Southern California wagon which has never seen winter and barely seen rain. It is a factory M-sport car which has been...
  6. 540i MSport For Sale

    E34 M5 Discussion
    Rare 540i MSport. 1 of 132 factory equipped with 6 speed manual transmission, EDC (electronic self-leveling) suspension, ASC+T Traction Control, M5 brakes and sport interior. Shocks have been replaced within last 20K miles. Normally these are very expensive and parts are becoming difficult to...
  7. E39 540i/6 Accidental Airbag Deployment

    E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion
    Hey everyone. Today I have a very interesting story of what I had to deal with last night on the OH Turnpike. It was about 6:30 PM and I was on my way home to Cleveland from Detroit. I was about 90 miles west of Cleveland on the turnpike when something insane happened. I was traveling at about...
  8. E39 540i Wheel fitment

    E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion
    I'm new to the forum, and got myself a 2002 540i recently. After this winter im looking for a new set of wheels. Im stuck between going with Standard size rims 8.5x18 front, and 9.5x18 rear. or go for an aggressive stance, like Frits's M5(10x18 ET 7 and 12x18 ET 0). Would i still be able to...
  9. E39 (96-03) Want to Buy Want to Buy E39 M5 or 540i

    Cars For Sale or Wanted
    Greetings fellow enthusiasts! Over the years, I've owned two M5s: a 1988 E28 and a 2000 E39. I'm now looking to acquire an E39 or E34 M5 or 540i, manual transmisssion, 1995-2002. High miles okay as I don't have a big budget for my next BMW. My favorite exterior color is Carbon Black but will...
  10. Have E34 540i need to fit Tires with 19" rims help??

    E34 M5 Discussion
    I just purchased the following rims for my 94 E34 540i and need to know the best tire/size to fit rims. Giving enough clearance and room. I'll need an all-season tire for this. Help please I have no clue... My rims: Size: 19"x8.5 (front) and 19"x9.5 (rear) Offset: +15mm (front) and +22mm (rear)...
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