BMW E39 Auxiliary Input Kit Installation DIY

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Objective: Add the ability to play your iPod, iPhone, Android, or any other MP3 player to your E39.

Applicable Vehicles: 1997-2003 BMW E39 5-series (Without Navigation): 523i, 525i, 528i, 530i, 535i, 540i, M5.

Parts required: OEM Auxiliary Kit (82 11 0 149 390), 3.5 mm stereo cable. Continue reading

BMW E39 5-Series Rear Corner Sunshade Replacement

SunshadeObjective: This article will detail the removal and re-installation of the corner sunshade on the rear doors of the E39 5-series.

Applicable Vehicles: 1997-2003 BMW E39 5-series: 523i, 525i, 528i, 530i, 535i, 540i, M5.

Parts required: Sunshade, small flat-head screwdriver.

Left Corner Sunshade- BMW Part Number: 51167110205

Right Corner Sunshade- BMW Part Number: 5167110206

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Bobby’s 2003 BMW 525iA Information

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This is my 2003 BMW 525iA. Its color is Oxford Green Metallic, with a Sand Beige leather interior. The car was purchased from DeSimone BMW in August of 2003, however, it was used as a dealer car for the first six months of its life. This car is optioned to full specifications, including the Sport, Premium, and Cold Weather packages. It also includes Xenon projector headlights as well as front and rear Park Distance Control and an upgraded DSP sound system.

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