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  1. E39 (96-03) For Sale FS: NIB e39 M5 CSB & misc parts | center support bearing

    Parts / Other For Sale or Wanted
    FS: New in bag OEM (BMW of Murray) center support bearing, butyl whatever compound, misc flange washers PN: 26-12-2-228-917 PN: 27-12-7-511-140 PN: 26-11-7-574-872 Parts are >$120 at dealer, will sell for $100+shipping. Bought for my e39 M5 to replace the CSB when I did the guibo, but the...
  2. Busted guibo / driveshaft questions

    E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion
    A month ago, after noticing popping and vibration while accelerating in 2nd gear, I decided to find out what was wrong. It turned out my guibo was busted, as well as the carrier bearing in the driveshaft. The original driveshaft was replaced 7 months ago with a remanufactured driveshaft. The...
  3. Rear Main Seal / Cluch / Transmission removal & install with PICTURES and VIDEO (not full DIY but informative).

    E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion
    My rear main seal was leaking, so it was time to replace it. Car had been sitting for a while, due to various reasons. But on a cold and drizzly December night at 10:30PM we commenced the work. I almost did not have any proper tools (had been using friend's tool-sets in past), so this took...
  4. E39 (96-03) For Sale Maint Items: NEW O2s, Used Guibo, Snap-On Ratchet Set

    Parts / Other For Sale or Wanted
    Have a few misc. maintenance items for sale.... 1. Brand New/Like New Snap-On Ratchet Set: 1/2", 3/8", 1/4" set, used the 1/2" drive maybe 2 times. The set is in absolutely brand new condition. Paid close to $300 shipped a few months ago, set is currently listed on Snap-On website for...