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Forum: 6 Series 12-01-2012, 11:35 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,338
Posted By blee
I purchased this inexpensive BT receiver from...

I purchased this inexpensive BT receiver from Amazon:

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00727FE5U/ref=oh_details_o06_s00_i00

It plugs into the the Aux port in my '07 6-series and I pair my...
Forum: 6 Series 04-16-2012, 07:16 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 5,460
Posted By blee
Anyone have any current information about this...

Anyone have any current information about this recall? Have dealerships been given official info about this yet?
Forum: 6 Series 03-31-2011, 09:45 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 571
Posted By blee
A similar thing happened to me once as well, and...

A similar thing happened to me once as well, and fortunately it hasn't re-occurred. Like you I think I may have pressed one of the buttons on my key fob.
Forum: 6 Series 03-04-2011, 09:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,224
Posted By blee
I received a PM from a member who had debadged...

I received a PM from a member who had debadged and was willing to sell me his used "i". If I purchase from him, any suggestions on what type of adhesive to use that is paint-friendly but will still...
Forum: 6 Series 03-03-2011, 11:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,224
Posted By blee
Thanks for the tips. I couldn't find them in the...

Thanks for the tips. I couldn't find them in the Bavarian Auto catalog or website either, but I'll try calling them in the morning. I did locate some on eBay for real cheap, but they ship from...
Forum: 6 Series 03-03-2011, 10:14 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,224
Posted By blee
Where to buy replacement trunk badge letters?

I just noticed this morning that the "i" is missing from the trunk badge on my '07 Vert. I spoke with the parts department at a dealership and they said that they only sell the entire badge, i.e....
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-15-2011, 05:10 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 26,635
Posted By blee
Can ANY battery be registered? Does it have to...

Can ANY battery be registered? Does it have to be an AGM battery?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-14-2011, 05:58 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 26,635
Posted By blee
$450 sounds like a ridiculous sum of money to...

$450 sounds like a ridiculous sum of money to pay, but it's a relative bargain when compared to the $649 that my stealership tried to hit me up for recently!
Forum: 6 Series 01-21-2011, 05:50 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 673
Posted By blee
BMW finally replaces my battery!

Like many others I've suffered from a myriad of battery issues during the nearly 4 years that I've owned my '07 6-series Vert. Starting about two years ago I began having occasional electrical...
Forum: 6 Series 01-10-2011, 05:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,472
Posted By blee
I've also been told by my stealership that they...

I've also been told by my stealership that they are the only ones who can perform an alignment on a car with AS...so thanks for the info! On a related note, they also make a big deal about needing...
Forum: 6 Series 12-20-2010, 09:39 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,190
Posted By blee
Notice of class action settlement - Ellipsoid 121 Style Wheels

Maybe this is old news to some of you, but I received a letter today announcing the proposed settlement of a class action suit against BMW pertaining to 6-series owners who owned and/or leased a...
Forum: 6 Series 11-29-2010, 07:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 926
Posted By blee
I don't like the 2010 version at all....but can...

I don't like the 2010 version at all....but can you revert back to the 2009 version given the fact that the 2010 version upgrades the firmware?
Forum: 6 Series 11-09-2010, 09:17 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 10,982
Posted By blee
I had my car in for service today and asked my SA...

I had my car in for service today and asked my SA about it. He said he was aware of the recall but they haven't received the "official" information regarding it.
Forum: 6 Series 01-18-2010, 02:02 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 8,682
Posted By blee
This thread also has some very useful...

This thread also has some very useful information:

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=356897&page=2
Forum: 6 Series 01-07-2010, 08:34 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,670
Posted By blee
Yes, for me it definitely was the battery. Once...

Yes, for me it definitely was the battery. Once I drove a few longer trips and charged up the battery my problem went away and has not since come back.
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 01-02-2010, 09:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 917
Posted By blee
Thanks for your feedback guys. I'm pretty sure...

Thanks for your feedback guys. I'm pretty sure I'm going to just keep the car, but I'm sort of tempted to hold off on paying the sales tax right away and just see what happens.

Bob
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 12-31-2009, 04:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 917
Posted By blee
Questions Regarding end of Lease Purchase

Happy New Year everybody,

The lease on my 6-series is ending in February, and so I've decided to just purchase the car now and have negotiated a payoff amount with the bank. They sent me a bunch...
Forum: 6 Series 10-26-2009, 03:12 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,081
Posted By blee
Are you referring to Geico's Mechanical Breakdown...

Are you referring to Geico's Mechanical Breakdown Insurance? If so, this does not cover any maintenance work.
Forum: 6 Series 09-19-2009, 05:29 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 8,682
Posted By blee
Did you attempt to have the battery registered? ...

Did you attempt to have the battery registered? If you haven't done so already please take a look at this thread:

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=356897

One of the "experts"...
Forum: 6 Series 09-12-2009, 05:31 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 8,682
Posted By blee
If changed by the dealer they will "register" the...

If changed by the dealer they will "register" the battery using some type of device that syncs up the battery to the car's internal computer. If the battery is not registered then I believe there's...
Forum: 6 Series 09-11-2009, 11:01 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 8,682
Posted By blee
There seem to be a few threads in this forum that...

There seem to be a few threads in this forum that may indicate otherwise, in cases where the owner has a "driving profile" that shows an excessive number of short trips in the car. This is what my...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-23-2009, 08:18 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 26,635
Posted By blee
I don't think one of main questions on this...

I don't think one of main questions on this thread has actually been answered yet...does battery registration have to be performed by a dealer, and what is the cost for registration if you end up...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-20-2009, 08:29 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 16,030
Posted By blee
Ugh...such misinformation and deception IMO. 40...

Ugh...such misinformation and deception IMO. 40 miles per day? So, we're supposed to log nearly 15k miles per year just to keep the battery sufficiently charged?

I know that someone from BMWNA...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-19-2009, 02:10 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 16,030
Posted By blee
Does anyone happen to know if a non-OEM battery...

Does anyone happen to know if a non-OEM battery can be "registered", and/or whether or not it can only be performed by an actual BMW dealership?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-26-2009, 10:24 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 16,030
Posted By blee
Yeah, it does sound like BS, and it sounds like...

Yeah, it does sound like BS, and it sounds like it's just another once of those instances where BMW is trying to dissuade anyone from getting their parts/servicing from outside of an authorized...
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