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      03-06-2013, 04:42 PM   #1
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Couldn't resist...

A couple of pics since I am bored at home in the rain/snow we are getting here:







Changing the xenon bulb:



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      03-06-2013, 04:47 PM   #2
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Cleaning the wheels:



Arrival from California:



First meal I ate after I got it:



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Nice E39 ///M5....

I coveted this car back in 04-05 when I sold my M3, but could not afford it because I was going through a divorce.

I had to settle for an AMG C Class, which was nice, but whenever I saw an E39 M5 I was bitter....
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Although i still love the e39 M5s i dont think i could bring my self to buying one after driving a e60 m5
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I'd rather have an E39 M5 than an E60 M5....
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I'd rather have an E39 M5 than an E60 M5....
+1....but barely. The S85 is so gnarly, but the E39 looks timeless. I still think they're some of the most stately and handsome sedans on the road today.
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I was so tempted to get an E39 instead of the E90.
Agree that it's a timeless design.

Just couldn't find one with low-enough miles
& got nervous about its being 10+ yrs old.
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Yeah, I'm not planning on driving it much. The 335 is my daily, but I do think the E39 is a timeless design. Hopefully that continues!
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I can't wait to see the car Charles!
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Passed inspection today. Now I can finally start driving the car around! (I had a xenon bulb out, and it took forever to get the replacement)



I should be making the C&C debut of the M5 on March 30.
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Carbon Black????? Dont tell me so, thats my favorite color on my favorite M5
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I'd rather have an E39 M5 than an E60 M5....
I think you'll regret that in 30 years when people are drooling over that v10 although they won't be able to drive the car because the DCT lol.
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