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Old 10-30-2009, 10:51 AM
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There were some stock E39s that were actually M series. The way to distinguish them is the sport mode transmission and the DRC (I think that was the abv.) on the radio system. They have M not M5 badges.
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Old 11-02-2009, 09:14 AM
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Originally Posted by Ruf930' post='1043759' date='Oct 30 2009, 10:51 AM
There were some stock E39s that were actually M series. The way to distinguish them is the sport mode transmission and the DRC (I think that was the abv.) on the radio system. They have M not M5 badges.
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Old 11-03-2009, 04:24 PM
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They were 2002s and earlier.
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Old 11-29-2009, 06:34 AM
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I don't think thats an M edition e39, the sport or M package cars came with black trim on the bumpers and around the windows where the normal e39 came with chrome trim. Just looks like some fool trying to pass of a normal e39 as a M5, he should just be happy owning the best sports sedan ever made.
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Old 11-29-2009, 08:27 PM
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They have msport e39s they dont say m5 on the back. At least its just a M plate and not m5 badge.
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thats an M package e39,
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Old 05-23-2010, 09:13 AM
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Exactly, I really don't see anything wrong here. My 540i6 had factory M logos all over the place. When you put an M5 badge on a non-M5 that's a different story.
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this one is okay....compared to the M528I that was in front of me at Bimmerfest 2010.....
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Old 05-23-2010, 07:40 PM
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I have an m sport package 540i e39 and that is definitely not an m sport package car. My car also did not come with any m emblems on the outside.
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Wow... it's ridiculous how a simple ///M badge can start up such a thread or even ruin some people's day. It's on the license plate guys.
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