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  1. Should I clean oil pan?

    E60 M5 and E61 M5 Touring Discussion
    So, I've got the oil pan off for bearings. Did any of you that did your own bearings clean the oil pan up while you had it out or did you just clean up the mating surface and slap it back together?
  2. Subframe/steering rack modification

    E60 M5 and E61 M5 Touring Discussion
    After removing the front subframe and steering rack for rod bearing replacement, I decided I didn't want to struggle with the engine mount bolts or the banjo bolts on the power steering rack. I'm not sure about everyone else, but it took me HOURS to remove the bolts from the subframe to the...
  3. Just Purchased 2002 E39 M5 w/ 84k Miles

    E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion
    I just received shipment of my M5 this past Friday and I'm eager to get it in tip-top shape so I can enjoy driving it in its proper condition. The only issue is... The most I've ever done to any vehicle myself is replace CAIs and some electrical components! So, I'm looking to you all for some...
  4. Ultrasonic clean oil pan

    E60 M5 and E61 M5 Touring Discussion
    As the title suggests I'm curious if anyone has had their oil pan cleaned ultrasonically at all? I'm looking to replace my current pre-LCI oil pan with a dual drain plug LCI oil pan I recently acquired so I'm wanting to have it cleaned before I swap all the hardware across from my old oil pan...
  5. Oil Leak on component attached to oil pan - drivers side

    E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion
    After reviewing several realoem.com diagrams and searching, reviewing the several oil leak posts on this forum, I've decided to post a new thread for assistance. I expect this should be pretty easy for those of you familiar with the S62. Recently I dropped the front pan on my 2001 M5 and...
  6. E39 (96-03) Want to Buy WTB oil pan for S62 - paying $150

    Parts / Other For Sale or Wanted
    If anyone has an oil pan available for the S62, I'd like to buy it from you. If you have one that leaks and needs to be Timeserted, I'll still buy it but for a slightly lower price. I will pay shipping as well. Thanks! -C
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