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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 01:53 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 318
Posted By Nube1kenobi
I've been running JB4 for a while now with nary...

I've been running JB4 for a while now with nary an issue... I only run map 1 after experimenting with map 5 and custom user stuff. BUT, I helped a friend install his newly bought JB4 G5 ISO today...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-16-2014, 02:12 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 576
Posted By Nube1kenobi
What are you afraid they're gonna say? That you...

What are you afraid they're gonna say? That you did this on purpose? Deer poaching using your Bimmer? :yikes:
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-16-2014, 10:54 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,202
Posted By Nube1kenobi
You hijacked and relived this very old thread...

You hijacked and relived this very old thread located in the wrong forum. Why don't you repost in the E65/E66 forum so people with similar model year can help you?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-13-2014, 12:13 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 779
Posted By Nube1kenobi
Stealth beast... like mine. No external or...

Stealth beast... like mine. No external or cosmetic mods that will tell people there is a hidden beast under the hood! :thumbup: Surprise 'em, I say!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-12-2014, 12:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 165
Posted By Nube1kenobi
Those are turning lamps and only light up on...

Those are turning lamps and only light up on certain conditions... as in turning, reversing, etc. Check your manual.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-12-2014, 12:07 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 790
Posted By Nube1kenobi
Believe me when I say I am very familiar with it...

Believe me when I say I am very familiar with it including the issues with clamp pinching, braided fabric caught on hose ends, and various details causing vacuum leaks. The picture is only to assist...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-12-2014, 11:21 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 790
Posted By Nube1kenobi
Can you take a picture of the four lines that...

Can you take a picture of the four lines that were replaced and post for the other guys having similar issues?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-12-2014, 09:55 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 177
Posted By Nube1kenobi
The wear sensor has nothing to do with the...

The wear sensor has nothing to do with the condition based service countdown... it only tells you when your brakes are ready to die. The sensor will contact the rotor with 6mm left and give you the...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-12-2014, 09:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 177
Posted By Nube1kenobi
The brake pad wear sensor will tell you on the...

The brake pad wear sensor will tell you on the display when it needs replacing.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-12-2014, 08:33 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 884
Posted By Nube1kenobi
Damn! That's one reason to get it... heads off...

Damn! That's one reason to get it... heads off the ka-boom! :D
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-12-2014, 08:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 307
Posted By Nube1kenobi
Love it! Spacious indeed. Drives very solid. ...

Love it! Spacious indeed. Drives very solid. But I hate the hood. Very thin metal construction. Possibly same with your X3. Place a finger in the center of the hood towards the windshield and...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-11-2014, 09:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 307
Posted By Nube1kenobi
You can spin that filter cap off when the engine...

You can spin that filter cap off when the engine is off and had been setting for a few minutes. Then you can replace that green o-ring, if you still got it, otherwise no big deal... change it next...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-11-2014, 11:23 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 237
Posted By Nube1kenobi
Those are the turning lights and has nothing to...

Those are the turning lights and has nothing to do with headlights. You need to re-read your owners manual.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-10-2014, 08:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 237
Posted By Nube1kenobi
OK I'll bite. How did you determine that they...

OK I'll bite. How did you determine that they are not turning or working properly?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-10-2014, 12:46 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 779
Posted By Nube1kenobi
I'm also there with both of you! :thumbup: ...

I'm also there with both of you! :thumbup:

Granted I have only put 66K trouble free miles on mine but it continues to amaze. I have tried so many times to replace this car with the F10 but could...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-03-2014, 04:37 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,163
Posted By Nube1kenobi
:jawdrop: Holy crap! Where are you Ant? You...

:jawdrop: Holy crap!

Where are you Ant? You need to buck up. Your old antics were nothing compared to these new guys. There are now pissers and poseurs inhabiting the E60 Bimmerland. You'd feel...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-02-2014, 02:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 877
Posted By Nube1kenobi
Another confirmed Rola 59829 fit

Installed crossbars today. Confirming good fit. Best installed 7.5 inches from fwd rail joint and 3.5 inches from the aft. Thanks all.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-31-2014, 02:42 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 877
Posted By Nube1kenobi
^^^ Thanks Pat. This helps a lot.

^^^ Thanks Pat. This helps a lot.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-30-2014, 01:11 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 877
Posted By Nube1kenobi
Any update? I contacted ROLA once more and they...

Any update? I contacted ROLA once more and they are still adamant that the 59829 does not fit the MY11 - MY13. I want to pull the trigger but do not want to deal with product returns and such. ...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-19-2014, 12:06 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 877
Posted By Nube1kenobi
^ :thumbup: That looks good. I know of someone...

^ :thumbup: That looks good. I know of someone who slightly modified his Honda Pilot crossbar to fit. It looks good as well... and does not interfere with the Pano roof.

Did you have to do any...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-13-2014, 08:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 248
Posted By Nube1kenobi
This......

This... (http://www.amazon.com/BMW-audio-adapter-Apple-iPhone/dp/B004QD6FOW/ref=sr_1_2?s=automotive&ie=UTF8&qid=1405307363&sr=1-2&keywords=bmw+ipod+cable)

I do not recommend the $6 to $10 eBay...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-11-2014, 07:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 270
Posted By Nube1kenobi
This "jerking" action you speak of, is this like...

This "jerking" action you speak of, is this like a perceptible slowing... no thuds, no clicks? How long have you had this car or any later model BMW's past 2004? I am thinking that what you are...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-11-2014, 06:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 488
Posted By Nube1kenobi
:rofl: Seriously, your trip computer do indicate...

:rofl: Seriously, your trip computer do indicate a 178 mile distance travelled. It is entirely possible that there was a tron glitch that caused your fuel indicator to hang up a tad before the next...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-11-2014, 01:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 488
Posted By Nube1kenobi
OP: That's really awful mileage. I never...

OP: That's really awful mileage.

I never resetted my trip computer and I show a 25.8 MPG, on 38.7 MPH average over 9000+ miles of driving. Did someone siphon your car? :)
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-11-2014, 01:30 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 651
Posted By Nube1kenobi
You never said what MY this truck is but with all...

You never said what MY this truck is but with all the givens, I will go with choice A. You can do without the side view camera, auto high beams and heads up display included in the tech package.
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