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Forum: Interior 04-04-2013, 04:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 561
Posted By z0lt3c
Prices lowered.

Prices lowered.
Forum: Interior 03-31-2013, 08:32 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 561
Posted By z0lt3c
All Weather Mats+Liner, Ski Pass Thru, Nav DVD, iPod Cable from 535xit wagon/touring

Following items for sale and were removed from a 2008 535xit prior to trade-in. All items in good used condition and all prices listed are or best offer cash meetup near Flemington, NJ. Please PM...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-30-2013, 06:45 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 332
Posted By z0lt3c
You can just top off the oil if you are not at a...

You can just top off the oil if you are not at a recommended oil change interval yet. The warning comes on at either 1QT or 2QT below full. I would add a full quart, let the level recalculate,...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-30-2013, 06:29 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,050
Posted By z0lt3c
All you guys dropping big money on tires, I...

All you guys dropping big money on tires, I really don't see the need from my experiences. I went with a set of Falken Ze612's from DTD -- You could buy two sets of these tires for the price of a...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-30-2013, 06:26 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 539
Posted By z0lt3c
At a minimum I would replace in pairs and with...

At a minimum I would replace in pairs and with identical brand and model tires. You should be able to sell the good condition tire on ebay to recoup some $$ back.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-30-2013, 06:24 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,199
Posted By z0lt3c
I went with these 6000K bulbs from Amazon, cannot...

I went with these 6000K bulbs from Amazon, cannot beat the price compared to the OEM bulbs and so far so good;

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B004N03NZW/ref=oh_details_o01_s00_i00?ie=UTF8&psc=1
Forum: Cars - Private Party 03-28-2013, 06:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 953
Posted By z0lt3c
Its gone....

Its gone....
Forum: Cars - Private Party 03-27-2013, 09:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 953
Posted By z0lt3c
Getting traded in soon... $17,500 matches the...

Getting traded in soon... $17,500 matches the trade in offer plus tax benefit.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-26-2013, 09:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,361
Posted By z0lt3c
In our 08 535xit we put the car seat in the spot...

In our 08 535xit we put the car seat in the spot behind the passenger. This leaves room for taller drivers, such as myself, to still find a comfortable seat position without having to adjust the...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-26-2013, 09:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 754
Posted By z0lt3c
Got the e61 back today. they replaced the water...

Got the e61 back today. they replaced the water pump and some aluminum screws but they didn't replace the thermostat like they claimed they would. Another disappointment... It does still drive...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-25-2013, 06:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 754
Posted By z0lt3c
Vehicle finally showed up around 11AM on Monday...

Vehicle finally showed up around 11AM on Monday and BMW dealer was now willing to process a loaner car. They were hoping to get the vehicle started and finished today, he had a water pump and tstat...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-24-2013, 07:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 754
Posted By z0lt3c
The thing is my BMW is CPO ... the model is...

The thing is my BMW is CPO ... the model is basically BMW will pay for it as long as it actually fails on you. So either I pay out of pocket for the preventative maintenance, not cheap, or risk...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-24-2013, 07:33 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 754
Posted By z0lt3c
stranded.... engine overheated

Driving around with the family yesterday in the e61... first got the yellow engine to hot warning and within 10 secs it changed to the red overheat/stop driving message. Pulled over immediately and...
Forum: Cars - Private Party 03-22-2013, 05:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 953
Posted By z0lt3c
$18,000 ---

$18,000 ---
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-16-2013, 03:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 932
Posted By z0lt3c
Ordered the following D1S bulbs from Amazon...

Ordered the following D1S bulbs from Amazon (http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B004N03NZW/ref=oh_details_o01_s00_i00?ie=UTF8&psc=1) -- They cost $38 shipped.

Used the following excellent DIY post...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-24-2013, 07:50 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 932
Posted By z0lt3c
Thanks guys, off to buy a pair of bulbs. I guess...

Thanks guys, off to buy a pair of bulbs. I guess I can cancel the service appt.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-24-2013, 05:57 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 932
Posted By z0lt3c
balllast or bulb- xenon headlight turned pink

In our 08 535xit we have the adaptive xenon headlights. Lights have been working fine for some time, other then an occasional blown AE bulb, but yesterday we go to start-up the car, in the evening,...
Forum: Cars - Private Party 02-19-2013, 09:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 953
Posted By z0lt3c
New Price: $18,500 -- New Mileage: 90,000

New Price: $18,500 -- New Mileage: 90,000
Forum: Cars - Private Party 01-26-2013, 08:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,607
Posted By z0lt3c
Surprised this is still available. Very tempted...

Surprised this is still available. Very tempted to pick this up. Are you willing to ship?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-25-2013, 06:29 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 611
Posted By z0lt3c
Sounds like a bad ibs not a bad battery. Have...

Sounds like a bad ibs not a bad battery. Have the battery load tested, if it passes I would replace the negative battery cable.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-22-2013, 06:31 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,206
Posted By z0lt3c
Why would he spend a $1 on this when it's all...

Why would he spend a $1 on this when it's all covered by CPO?



It would technically cost you $50 since the CPO has a deductible.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-20-2013, 08:24 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,097
Posted By z0lt3c
My personal opinion, based on past experiences,...

My personal opinion, based on past experiences, is that the M sport package adds only a nominal, if any, price increase in resale. What it does help with is getting the car sold quicker, but...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-20-2013, 08:13 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,206
Posted By z0lt3c
Read up on the transmission "lifetime fill" and...

Read up on the transmission "lifetime fill" and fluid debate and see which side of the fence you believe.... I can tell you that the 08s are known to leak from the sleeve inside the transmission,...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-13-2013, 07:48 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 536
Posted By z0lt3c
Rotors typically "warp" from either heat build up...

Rotors typically "warp" from either heat build up or from pad deposits. Heat build usually leaves discoloration in the surface of the rotor and is easier to diagnose then pad deposits. What brand...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-02-2013, 03:43 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 882
Posted By z0lt3c
The IBS is integrated into the negative battery...

The IBS is integrated into the negative battery cable. This part has been superceeded many times so whatever is in your car is probably different then the replacement.

You can read my thread for...
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