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  1. jags53

    FS: 2002 E39 M5 Le Mans Blue

    Bump. After two time wasters - the car is still for sale and I have dropped the price.
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    FS: 2002 E39 M5 Le Mans Blue

    2002 BMW E39 M5 – Le Mans Blue Date of Registration: 09/01/2002 Mileage: 132,500 (will go up slightly) MOT Expiry: 10/02/2019 (No advisories) Reg: M5 DFF (Private Plate Included) Hi all, Unfortunately for me - the time has come to put my beloved 2002 Le Man’s Blue E39 M5 up for sale. It’s a reluctant sale, but I have a growing family and needs must – It has been a true weekend car having only covering 12k in over 4 years. Mechanically it wants for nothing and no expense has been spared, has tons and tons of receipts. When I purchased it in 2014 I had Phil from CPC check it over and he was very complimentary of it, stating it was one of the best examples he had seen in a while. Full Service History: Service History backed up by a fully stamped service book and tons of invoices – no expense has been spared on this car. Next service will be an Inspection 1. Service Type Mileage Garage Date Running in Check 1,036 Holland Park BMW 19/02/2002 Oil Service 12,639 Holland Park BMW 30/10/2002 Inspection 1 29,706 Holland Park BMW 03/02/2004 Oil Service 39,815 Holland Park BMW 31/01/2005 Inspection 2 53,634 BMW Specialist RW Weaver 14/06/2006 Oil service 66,835 BMW Specialist RW Weaver 02/05/2008 Oil Service 81,929 Douglas Park BMW 05/06/2008 Inspection 2 98,631 Douglas Park BMW 01/06/2011 Oil Service & Vanos Timing, Rocker Gaskets 104,101 Mr Vanos 27/03/2012 Oil Service 107,516 M3 Motor Co 14/12/2012 Inspection 2 116,054 M3 Motor Co 06/02/2014 Oil Service 123,783 CPC Engineering 19/02/2015 Inspection1 127,092 Biddenden Motor Works 10/03/2016 Inspection 2 129,860 Biddenden Motor Works 31/05/2017 Oil Service 132,586 Biddenden Motor Works 19/10/2018 Maintenance: In my Ownership: · New Front wheel bearings · Inlet camshaft sensors - both banks (Exhaust sensords already replaced with revised BMW part) · Bosch Oxygen Sensors pre-cat · Washer pump replaced · Bonnet lock catches and cable replaced · ABS ECU – refurbed by BBA Reman (lifetime warranty) · Abs pressure sensor replaced · Battery replaced · Final Stage Resistor · Resealed Rocker Covers by CPC · Replaced n/s upper tc arm · Replace n/s/r lower balljoint · Remove Heater duo valve and impeller (recommended by Phil CPC) · Airbag recall from BMW · ECU Blower unit replaced Previous Ownership: · New Shocks (Bilstein), Springs and Top Mounts. · New rocker cover gaskets (Resealed by CPC in 2014) · New Crankshaft Oil Seal and Oil Cooler Seal · New Clutch while Crankshaft Oil Seal being done (done in 2012 Est mileage 113,037) · New headlights due to condensation in old ones · Led interior light kit, Led angel eyes. · New windscreen due to chipping. · New Powerflex thrust arm bushes so no shimmy/vibration through steering wheel (Fitted in 2011) · New ribbon on dash to repair missing pixels · Wheels refurbed; have few marks due to clumsy tyrefitters · New auxiliary belts. (12/2012) · Thermostat and seals (2011 Est mileage 100,000) New Power steering hoses and reservoir Plus lots more, but i have tried to list most of the major ones above. Modifications: · Backbox delete – may not be to everyone’s taste, but genuinely sounds lovely and does not drone on motorway · E60 shifter – this can be a bit notchy in the colder months, therefore I have a brand new original shifter ,which will be supplied with the sale. General Notes: Body: It is a 16 year old car so does have the odd small ding/scratch but nothing significant. Unfortunately, it does have some bubbling appearing on the driver side rear arch. One of the parking sensors may need to be replaced also, as its constantly beeping in reverse :S Have x4 Winter Kumho winter tyres, which will also be supplied. Interior: In Excellent condition given the age of the car – all electrics works as they should Location: SE London/NW Kent Price: £12,000 ONO Contact: sandhu.jags@gmail.com 07402074660 - Please text before calling as most of the time i cannot answer my phone. Photos:
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    E39 M5 OEM Exhaust

    I'm in se London/nw Kent
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    E39 M5 OEM Exhaust

    Yes forgot to say one require the back boxes. Original post edited. Thanks
  5. jags53

    E39 M5 OEM Exhaust

    HI All, Looking to revert back to OEM exhaust on the m5 - if anyone has an OEM exhaust back boxes - do let me know. Thanks
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    abs lights etc

    Really? Didn't realise wheel bearings had any sensors? They are not cheap on the m models - I would suggest getting a second opinion if possible
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    abs lights etc

    Most like the ABS module. Checkout BBA Reman who repair the unit for under £200. They check it first to ensure there is a fault
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    Timmay Tips Equivalent

    Thanks guys. I've been in touch with H&s and will pay them a visit
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    Timmay Tips Equivalent

    Hi All, I'm looking to change my tips, I really like Timmays tips over on M5 board however he's stop making them now, does anyone know where I can get the equivalent in SE London/Kent I know there is a load of exhaust shops but I want that deep throaty sound ( not happy with my current tips) Thanks Jag
  10. For sale Kumho I'Zen KW27 Winter Tyres. x2 245/40/18 with 7.5mm tread x2 275/35/18 with 5.0mm tread I got these with my E39 M5 over three years ago but have never fitted them as I don't really drive the car during winter. Collection only - located in SE London/NW Kent £250 ono
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    BMW 2001 320i 159k E46 £600 ono

    E46 2001 320i manual - Ideal for spares/project £600 ono Oxford Green 159k Full service History including loads of receipts/bills/invoices MOT - until Feb 2017 Located SE London/NW Kent Recent Work: Replcaed Alternator Brushes (Valeo) Camshaft Sensor Exhaust Bridgestone Tyre's fitted at 151k This is my dads old daily runner, hes recently got a new car hence this is up for sale. Bad points: Its a runner and can be driven away, although the coil packs may need changing as sometimes the engine can misfire, turning the engine off and restarting seems to fix it. Its a 2001 so some bubbling on the arches - one arch side has a dent/scrape and general wear for a car of this age. Rear Parking Sensors dont work, i think one or two need replacing Guilbo may need changing as a slight thud from rear when changing gear One of the MOT advisories was a buckled wheel - although it seems to drive fine no juddering etc Air Con condenser may need replacing s its louds when AC is switched on. Full service history: 156k Oil Service - Sept 2015 152k - Oil Service Oct 14 142k - Oil Service - Oct 13 135k - Inspection 2 - Aug 12 126k - Inspection 1 - July 11 116k - Oil Service May 10 The rest is BMW Brighton Main Dealer I think i've covered most of it, any questions feel free to PM and I will try to get back to you. Looking for £600 ono Thanks for reading Jag
  12. jags53

    Any idea on this fail guys?

    camshaft position sensor, a quick google should confirm whether its the inlet or exhaust sensor.
  13. jags53

    Underseat Subwoofers in Armrest area

    Hey Dennis, Thanks for you reply - i didn't know slimline subs existed such as the JL below. - you are right in that they will hardly use any space. http://www.carsoundsandsecurity.co.uk/store/cp108lg-w3v3/ I have taken a punt on the Alpine PEW-S8 which is rated at 125w RMS and had the slimmest profile compared to the others. - I am just abit hesitant on cutting the metal for the ski hatch and hence why I went for this option. I hope to have it fitted soon and will report back my findings.
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    Underseat Subwoofers in Armrest area

    I think im going to bite the bullet and go with this setup. I will report my findings once all complete.
  15. HI All, I will we be replacing all my front speakers soon with some focal components powered by an external amplifier. My question is has anyone tried fitting some of those enclosed 8" under seat subwoofers in the armrest area in the E39? I have seen some images of a Blaupankt sub installed in this area (similar to pic attached), but the likes of Focal and Phoenix Gold also make some now. I know i wont get the massive low bass that i would get from a conventional sub box and cutting the ski hatch, but I know have this option (boot space needed) and Im just after a little oomph. Before i go and try these out does anyone have any experience with these or any advice as i may be missing something obvious which wont allow me to do this. Cheers, Jag https://audiovisualworld.co.uk/phoenix-gold-z8150-8-active-subwoofer-bass-box-with-built-in-amp.html https://www.dynamicsounds.co.uk/focal-ibus-20-20cm-under-seat-active-subwoofer-8-active-bass-tube.html https://www.dynamicsounds.co.uk/alpine-pwe-s8-8-20cm-underseat-amplified-sub-subwoofer-bass-box.html
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