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  1. General BMW Discussions
    I was watching Doug MeDuro's YouTube videos and came across the video he did on E39 M5s and E46 M3s, and his prediction was that those cars would soon shoot up in value. What do you guys think about that? Link to video: https://youtu.be/K8h-hZouHZk I agree on how he put how the E39s and the...
  2. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    I thought the CDV was only on US models (because we know how to drive ;) but this thread on bmw5.co.uk suggests it's on the UK models too: clutch delay valve ! - E39 1996-2004 - BMW 5 Series Owners Board I can't find it on realoem using my vin no, it looks like it's on the diagram but isn't in...
  3. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Another bill.. £837.. probably over £21k spent in less than a year.. Still going strong :D http://dub.dmt.bz/car.png
  4. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Seriously, it's a big problem. I had to drive a modern Volvo 4x4 the other day and OH MY GOD it was horrible :/ I'm seriously considering stockpiling E39s in a warehouse somewhere so I can ensure I have a lifetime supply. New cars suck.
  5. General BMW Discussions
    Hi I really wanna slot some new skool BMW wheels on my e39. I've had my eye on a couple sets including ellipsis from the 6 series (19's) and the spiders off the e92 (I think) again in 19". Has this been done and if so any pictures of said set-ups just? Thank you kind sir's! Arron
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    What are they like when used on a daily basis? Are they really heavy on fuel? Thanks Mike
  7. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hello. :) I'm currently looking at a few E39 M5s and I'll hopefully be buying one very soon. The mileages on the ones I'm looking at vary quite a lot (from 70,000 all the way up 110,000+). Is there a point in the engine's life at which all E39 M5s will require VANOS repair/replacement? Or is...
  8. General BMW Discussions
    Hi Folks. I am looking for a good E39, not particularly bothered with petrol or diesel, so with the wealth of experience on here can someone let me know what are the known problems and pitfalls with E39s that I should pay particular attention to to make sure I get a good one? Taz
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