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Thread: Back in an E39 - UK 2002 530i Sapphire Black

  1. #26
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    2002 BMW E39 530i (UK)
    Quote Originally Posted by TecNickal View Post
    Super clean car - nice. Black looks great.

    Is that a storage cubby to the right of the steering wheel? Must be a UK thing?
    Yeah; little cubby hole and the OBD port is in there too
    Previous car and spec: 2002 UK BMW E39 530i Sport in Slate Green - E46 M3 steering wheel retrimmed by Royal Steering Wheels with Storm paddles / D2 coilovers / Ultra Racing front-upper strut brace / Cades Artemis 18x8 & 18x9 alloys running 235/40/18 & 265/35/18 Vredestein Ultrac Vorti tyres / OEM intake with a K&N filter / Front OEM calipers with MTec 324mm 'C Hook" discs and EBC Yellowstuff pads / Rear OEM calipers with EBC OEM spec pads and Mintex discs / HEL braided brake lines with ATF Blue brake fluid / Headlights uprated to Xenons with OEM ballasts and Osram Xenarc D2S 5K xenon bulbs
    Current car & spec: 2002 UK BMW E39 530i in Black Sapphire - ongoing project, watch this space

  2. #27
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    2.5 x E39 530i Sport
    Quote Originally Posted by TecNickal View Post
    Super clean car - nice. Black looks great.

    Is that a storage cubby to the right of the steering wheel? Must be a UK thing?
    That's the Euro dash. One of the most worthwhile upgrades to the E39, IMO You can retrofit it to North American E39s with this kit:

    http://e39source.com/product/bmw-e39...tyle-dashboard
    Nate J.
    (oOO\(|||)(|||)/OOo)

    RIP, Seabiscuit. T-boned black/black 03-03 530iA (156k mi)
    Take 2 "Otto" - Toledo Blue/Sandbeige 04-25-2002 530iA (146k mi+) FOR SALE
    Take 3 "Manuel" - Toledo Blue/Grau
    10-29-2001 530i5 Sport (191k mi+)

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    2003 BMW 540iT
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