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Forum: E39 Common Problems and DIY Fixes

E39 DIY Instructions - Documents instructions on how to take certain tasks. Pictures are normally included.

  1. Sticky Thread Parked: Cooling System Bleeding

    Started by NNY528I, 03-22-2010 09:27 PM
    6 Pages
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    • Replies: 138
    • Views: 189,140
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    • Replies: 23
    • Views: 343,579
    05-31-2017, 05:18 PM Go to last post
  2. Post Sticky Thread Parked: Timing Chain Tensioner Replacement (M62TU)

    Started by BlackBMWs, 05-17-2009 02:21 AM
    7 Pages
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    • Replies: 159
    • Views: 135,528
    04-06-2017, 08:19 PM Go to last post
  3. Sticky Thread Parked: Timing Chain Tensioner Spring Replacement for i6

    Started by Doru, 07-03-2011 04:51 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 47
    • Views: 33,806
    02-12-2016, 06:15 AM Go to last post
  4. Exclamation Sticky Thread Parked: Notes regarding DIY Forum

    Started by Kevlar, 12-02-2007 02:05 PM
    • Replies: 0
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    12-02-2007, 02:05 PM Go to last post
  1. Replacing Air Spring on E39 Touring

    Started by MLue1, 02-21-2008 11:59 PM
    6 Pages
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    • Replies: 139
    • Views: 94,941
    07-21-2017, 02:18 PM Go to last post
  2. E39 Short Shifter Kit using E60 545i shifter

    Started by cnn, 06-06-2011 01:04 AM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 62
    • Views: 48,491
    07-11-2017, 09:35 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 126
    07-10-2017, 07:37 PM Go to last post
  3. Post E39 Touring Rear Subframe Bushing replacement

    Started by BlackBMWs, 02-28-2009 04:17 AM
    7 Pages
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    • Replies: 169
    • Views: 131,999
    06-19-2017, 04:24 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 17
    • Views: 15,389
    06-19-2017, 03:23 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 49
    • Views: 30,519
    06-18-2017, 05:16 AM Go to last post
  4. AM Radio Reception Fix (1998 528i - also applicable to other BMW models)!

    Started by cnn, 09-05-2009 08:36 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 35
    • Views: 37,267
    06-13-2017, 07:12 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 231
    06-02-2017, 07:37 PM Go to last post
  5. E39 Aux Fan Service - READ ON

    Started by PENER, 09-25-2006 10:24 PM
    6 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 6
    • Replies: 126
    • Views: 122,194
    05-29-2017, 12:22 AM Go to last post
  6. m62tu belt replace, reinstall, or retighten

    Started by topaz540i, 12-26-2011 09:23 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 33
    • Views: 25,237
    05-19-2017, 10:18 AM Go to last post
    • Replies: 13
    • Views: 23,727
    05-05-2017, 12:20 PM Go to last post
  7. My E39 Pixel Repair

    Started by Black540Msport, 12-07-2011 06:01 PM
    8 Pages
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    • Replies: 176
    • Views: 113,931
    05-03-2017, 04:21 PM Go to last post
  8. Fix the E39 Steering Wheel Tilt Creak, Squeak, Noise Problem

    Started by peakay, 01-19-2009 08:23 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 31
    • Views: 38,645
    04-24-2017, 02:13 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 30
    • Views: 30,514
    04-17-2017, 04:06 AM Go to last post
  9. How to clean Idle Control Valve (ICV 52*i, 530i i6)

    Started by BMW 528, 10-22-2007 07:42 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 48
    • Views: 81,657
    04-16-2017, 07:02 AM Go to last post
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 351
    03-24-2017, 04:32 PM Go to last post
  10. 2003 Sealed Headlights Adjuster Replacement (no cutting)

    Started by BenPRunkle, 03-17-2011 02:32 AM
    5 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5
    • Replies: 113
    • Views: 62,394
    03-20-2017, 10:20 AM Go to last post
  11. Post The elusive fuel filter...

    Started by Jamaican71, 05-13-2006 10:23 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 43
    • Views: 52,688
    02-22-2017, 06:08 PM Go to last post
  12. 1998 BMW 528i Complete FRONT Suspension Overhaul

    Started by cnn, 09-21-2009 12:56 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 37
    • Views: 73,192
    02-16-2017, 06:34 PM Go to last post
  13. E39 540i DIY: Replacing your center link and tie rod ends

    Started by cdb3113, 01-18-2007 06:27 PM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 51
    • Views: 55,859
    02-13-2017, 09:57 AM Go to last post
  14. Fixing the trunk lid wiring harness

    Started by Spirit Force, 07-22-2013 05:03 PM
    • Replies: 14
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    02-05-2017, 04:31 PM Go to last post
  15. 1998 BMW 528i Complete REAR Suspension Overhaul

    Started by cnn, 05-31-2011 02:26 PM
    • Replies: 17
    • Views: 55,713
    01-30-2017, 05:31 PM Go to last post
  16. Cabin Air Filter Replacement, the INEXPENSIVE Way!

    Started by cnn, 09-25-2009 09:15 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 47
    • Views: 49,376
    01-23-2017, 09:25 AM Go to last post
  17. 540i Transmission Service

    Started by ronin009, 03-29-2008 10:40 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 45
    • Views: 41,494
    01-19-2017, 11:56 AM Go to last post
  18. Broken trunk latch fix (easy DIY)

    Started by MNsport528i, 09-22-2009 01:28 AM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 55
    • Views: 63,952
    01-14-2017, 06:37 PM Go to last post

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