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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-24-2015, 07:51 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 711
Posted By Jaystyles
Overall the ride quality of the B4's is amazing!...

Overall the ride quality of the B4's is amazing! It is nice,and tight. In fact I prefer it over the sachs ride quality. The B4's are 10% stiffer than stock. What a difference that 10% makes. (excerpt...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-19-2015, 01:02 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 711
Posted By Jaystyles
Depo330i, I replaced my shocks at 160,000. ...

Depo330i,

I replaced my shocks at 160,000. The fronts struts were done at 155,000. The rears were in great condition believe it or not. My car is a sport. You can get B4's for either setup, sport...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-14-2015, 12:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 213
Posted By Jaystyles
Its a common thing with these cars. The fix is to...

Its a common thing with these cars. The fix is to change the BST. I had the same thing and i didnt have an accident.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-14-2015, 11:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 213
Posted By Jaystyles
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s-XO98LOa3Q&sns=em...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s-XO98LOa3Q&sns=em
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-09-2015, 04:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 711
Posted By Jaystyles
HF The B4's are an oem replacement strut/shock....

HF The B4's are an oem replacement strut/shock. These B4's can fit a sport, or a non sport. You have to just make sure you buy the correct B4 application based on the height of the spring. The sport...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-09-2015, 10:05 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 711
Posted By Jaystyles
Bilstein B4 Review

Hey guys! I recently replaced my struts and shocks with Bilstein's B4 touring inserts and i am very satisfied with the ride quality! Before I went with bilsteins I did tons of research and concluded...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-25-2015, 05:04 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 567
Posted By Jaystyles
Liqui Moly top tech! Meets BMW longlife 04...

Liqui Moly top tech! Meets BMW longlife 04 standard for long oil change intervals. Its made in Germany and Its top stuff.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-05-2015, 02:58 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 859
Posted By Jaystyles
I am a big fan of liqui moly. I have not used...

I am a big fan of liqui moly. I have not used their engine treatment but use their engine oil 5w30 top tech. Its good stuff!
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-13-2015, 06:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 337
Posted By Jaystyles
This is why you should only take your car to an...

This is why you should only take your car to an indy mechanic who specializes in BMW. Statements like needing new calipers are off the wall. I personally think these guys are trying to rip you off....
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-27-2015, 09:33 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,935
Posted By Jaystyles
Please elaborate on exactly what you bought at...

Please elaborate on exactly what you bought at radio shack...I'm interested in the sport button mod and if i can get the parts at the shack then why not. Please give us an itemized list of parts...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-22-2015, 04:56 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 426
Posted By Jaystyles
faults??? You have to state what faults you are...

faults??? You have to state what faults you are getting in order for us to properly advise you buddy.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-21-2015, 08:49 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 150
Posted By Jaystyles
What motor do you have? I recently had my...

What motor do you have? I recently had my eccentric shaft sensor changed and it required removing the valve cover on my V8 N62 motor. While in there my indy recommended changing the spark plug tubes....
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-28-2015, 09:31 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 763
Posted By Jaystyles
steering wheel squeek

I just started having this issue...Would like to find out how to fix.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-26-2015, 07:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 688
Posted By Jaystyles
Welcome! She's a beaut.

Welcome! She's a beaut.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-26-2015, 07:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 414
Posted By Jaystyles
Just find a local indy that specializes in BMW or...

Just find a local indy that specializes in BMW or German cars. They should have all the proper goodies to get you aligned. That's what I did. It cost me $80 bucks.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-26-2015, 10:09 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 722
Posted By Jaystyles
New Bilstein Front Struts and Thrust Arms-- New Ride Height!

As per Bilstein the B4 are 10% stiffer than oem. They cost about half the price of oem especially if you have factory sport springs. I have 159k on my fiver and one of my struts just started to leak...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-18-2015, 12:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 505
Posted By Jaystyles
Bluetooth missing from idrive?

Look in your trunk behind the panels on the driver side and see if you have a tcu(regular looking sliver metallic box). If you do then your half way there. Next you will have to find an experienced...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-18-2015, 12:14 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 509
Posted By Jaystyles
Considering a purchase

Like 98polecat said see if you can find out more about the car's service history. The car looks very clean. 218,276 are pretty high miles. Considering the miles you'll be doing per year (21k) you...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-18-2015, 11:42 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 501
Posted By Jaystyles
N62 Build Thread

Have you guys read "so you just bought an E60(sticky at very top)"? Very useful spot on information. I've been a proud owner of a 545i with an automatic gear box and had all the leaks known to these...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 03-17-2015, 08:11 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,458
Posted By Jaystyles
Is there a difference between a magna flow x pipe...

Is there a difference between a magna flow x pipe vs a generic brand stainless steel x-pipe, besides price? Thanks in advance.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-25-2015, 08:38 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,843
Posted By Jaystyles
TX 550 I had my indy do the job. I did not want...

TX 550 I had my indy do the job. I did not want to mess with the job my self due to ZF's strict oil fill procedure with the car being at certain temperature etc etc. Are you planning on doing this by...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-25-2015, 06:55 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,843
Posted By Jaystyles
I replaced my tranny fluid at 116K along with...

I replaced my tranny fluid at 116K along with sleeves, seals, and trans pan, and filter. It was the best thing ever! Do not flush but a oil change is always good all the time. ZF built the darn ...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-17-2015, 09:02 AM
Replies: 180
Views: 20,138
Posted By Jaystyles
Had same the same problem with my 545i buddy....

Had same the same problem with my 545i buddy. Valve stems upgrade cured my problem and will cure yours. Go see your local indy and see what he says as well. 492961
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-10-2015, 10:50 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 665
Posted By Jaystyles
A 72 pager wow. I was given a summary of the...

A 72 pager wow. I was given a summary of the services performed. I did not know a service history can be so detailed. Also if such personal information is in these report then BMW should have a way...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-09-2015, 01:42 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 665
Posted By Jaystyles
Vehicle service records

A buddy of mine had a similar experience with Park Ave BMW of NJ. He had some work done to his car there and he fought with them every step of the way...And to top it off they refused to give him the...
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