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  1. BMW S62 Engine: 2001, 93,673 Miles

    Parts / Other For Sale or Wanted
    Hello M5Board! Ryan from E39Source here, the YouTube guy. This S62 has been removed from a 2001 E39 M5, with 93,673 miles. It runs beautifully! I personally drove the car before engine removal, it makes good power and sounds healthy (minus normal lifter tick from sitting for months)...
  2. 2001 BMW M5 E39 S62 4.9L V8 Engine Motor Complete Facelift

    Parts / Other For Sale or Wanted
    2001 BMW M5 E39 S62 4.9L V8 Engine Motor Complete Facelift. The engine has done only ~120,000 miles, with regular oil changes every 5000 miles over the past 30,000 miles. The engine is from a 2001 facelift E39 M5 so it has the all important revisions resulting in lower oil consumption! It has...
  3. Asking for my uncle: What's this vibration noise during low rpms?

    E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion
    Fellow M5 Aficionados - I'm on here because my uncle who drives a 2000 M5 w/ manual transmission is experiencing a tinny vibration sound at low rpms that his mechanic is unable to source. I've attached the audio file of him accelerating through the gears. The sound seems to emanate from the...
  4. E39 (96-03) For Sale FOR SALE - 89k M62TU Engine & 5HP24 Transmission

    Parts / Other For Sale or Wanted
    For any of you 540 folks looking to refresh your power plant, I'm selling my 2001 E38 M62TU Engine & Transmission. Timing chain guides done less than two years ago using only BMW parts. Im of the mind if I'm taking something off while doing a job, replace it while youre in there. So everything...
  5. F10 For Sale Parting out 2013 BMW M5 F10 Complete car

    Parts / Other For Sale or Wanted
    parting out a flooded 2013 bmw m5 lots of good parts S63 complete engine w warranty 12000 (fits any m5/m6 from 2012+) Transmission w warranty 3500 each knee suspension (includes spindle, control arms, shock w spring, axle included in rear) no rotor or caliper $1000 Door 550 a piece Complete rear...
  6. S85 Engine Rebuild by George @ M-Chanics!

    E60 M5 and E61 M5 Touring Discussion
    Hey all, For those of you who already know George and have been to his shop in NY, the interlagos blue m5 was mine and it’s alive! My 08 M5 had about 72,000 miles when a valve spring bent/broke, and fortunately it stopped at that. It was no surprise the rod bearings were worn, too. I was...
  7. E39 (96-03) For Sale S62 E39 M5 Engine, 192,000 miles

    Parts / Other For Sale or Wanted
    This is the original engine from my 02/00 E39 M5. This is "HAHA AMG", the silverstone metallic E39Source car! At exactly 192,000 miles, it was removed from my car. This engine functions as designed. It makes plenty of power, and feels fantastic to drive! I have replaced it with a rebuilt 2002...
  8. peculiar throttle problem.

    E34 M5 Discussion
    Hi All, Lately I have been traveling a lot for business. What I noticed is that after my car has been sitting in the garage for three days or more, a peculiar throttle issues comes up for a little while which then goes away. It is as follows: The car drives fine for like 10 to 15 minutes...
  9. How many radiators/coolers are attached to the front slam panel?

    E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion
    Hi everyone, I am in the process of replacing my whole front slam panel of a damaged e39 M5. There is no front end on the M5 currently as it was lying in storage for a few months after the damaged parts were stripped down. I have all replacement parts including front slam panel, radiator, fan...
  10. HELP! Very rough idle when cold and stalling, with video

    E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion
    Hi all. My M5 has recently developed a very rough idle only when the engine is cold and not fully warm. Initially when it began happening I found that the 2 breather hoses in front of engine bay were completely deteriorated with holes and tears in them (which is common) so I replaced them...
  11. E39 (96-03) For Sale BMW Scan/Error Reset Tool R5 FCX3 ($140 new) - $90/obo

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    Peake Research R5/FCX 3 BMW Scan/Error Reset Tool (retails for $140 new) +includes storage bag $90/obo "-Displays BMW engine fault codes; Helps diagnose exactly what's wrong -Resets the "Check Engine" "Service Engine Soon" Light -Resets the Oilservice -Inspection lights -Very easy to use"
  12. Bearing Failure Based on Production Date (Year)

    E60 M5 and E61 M5 Touring Discussion
    Hello, I am about to purchase a 06 M5 and I been browsing around this wonderful forum for about a month now. And I was wondering if the 2008 models suffered from premature bearing failure as well. I attempted to find a poll, but was not able to. I dont know if bmw changed anything that could...
  13. E39 (96-03) For Sale M5 Part Out Feeler

    Parts / Other For Sale or Wanted
    Have a 2000 M5 with Aprox 45K, Saddle Tan Interior. Car was hit drivers side door post area. Looking to sell the Engine first.. (Engine is still in car & runs with no visual or audible issues). note: I have another m5 as a daily driver. Looking for a Reasonable Offer.
  14. Newbie here and with a problem (?)

    E63/E64 M6 Discussion
    Hi all, Firstly, I wanted to say hello to everyone on this forum. Been browsing for a while, but only now decided to register. Name's Bart, for a year now a proud owner of a 2007 E63 630i Sport coupe :) Now, I've been planning to take the car soon for the planned service, but yesterday...
  15. Please Help me and My 1988 E28 M5!!

    E28 M5 Discussion
    Hello all E28 fans! I am new to the forum let me introduce my self quickly. My name Is Tomas I am 20 years old. This E28 Is my second BMW. I bought it for $8500 (CAD) ( I now know I got ripped off) Anyway I love all BMW's especially older body styles ones. I though i got a good deal when buying...
  16. Hong Kong S62B50 Rebuild Journey

    E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion
    Dear fellow members, Firstly i want to thank m5board for providing this amazing platform for enthusiasts like us to share informations and knowledges. A little info on my car and project. There aren't a lot of E39 M5 in Hong Kong, i think around 15-20 left in Hong Kong. I manage to purchase...
  17. Small screw, big impact

    E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion
    Hi My name is Dirk and I drive my second M539. It´s a longer time ago, when I wrote in this community. So last year, I drove with my car to my company, a ugly sound came out from the front and I decided immediately to turn the engine off. Unfortunately, I have not enough time, so it took me...
  18. 1982 Alpina B7S Turbo Engine

    1982 Alpina B7S Turbo Engine

  19. M5 Potential Engine Damage – Need Advice

    E60 M5 and E61 M5 Touring Discussion
    Hello Everyone – New here, but need some advice. I bought a 2009 M5 the 1<SUP>st</SUP> week of March. Certified pre-owned with about 35k miles on it. The car looked like it had just come from the factory and was running perfect. After having it 3 weeks (and only a few hundred miles since...
  20. BMW E60 M5 SMG Transmission fault - Dealer destroyed my car!

    E60 M5 and E61 M5 Touring Discussion
    Hey guys. I have the following issue. I drive a BMW E60 M5 2007 with around 65 000 km (around 40 000 miles). For the past few days it has been major cold -10 degrees (14 F). I live in Vienna, Austria. In the morning I started my car, and when engaged R and then D, I get the red cog of death...