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Forum: Interior 01-07-2014, 03:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,891
Posted By ronmexico
Still got em?

Still got em?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-09-2013, 11:05 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,154
Posted By ronmexico
I guess it's kind of a marketing gimmick. I...

I guess it's kind of a marketing gimmick.

I was somewhat incorrect. 20-40% over OTHER REPLACEMENT pads. Clever little bastards.

It's on the outside of the box, and the product brochesures on...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-08-2013, 11:53 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,154
Posted By ronmexico
Hawk HPS will give 30-40% improved grip over OEM,...

Hawk HPS will give 30-40% improved grip over OEM, and virtually no dust. Can't reccomend them any more highly. As long as they are installed correctly (instructions on the box!), Ive nevr had...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-07-2013, 07:35 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,154
Posted By ronmexico
Hawk HPS. Cant ever go wrong. Use them on all my...

Hawk HPS. Cant ever go wrong. Use them on all my cars.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-05-2013, 07:21 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,265
Posted By ronmexico
I got lucky and my budy's shop uses an AutoLogic....

I got lucky and my budy's shop uses an AutoLogic. We just hooked it up to the OBD2 port, and pushed the update. Took like 2 minutes.

Using WinFDP to do it made me nervous, but I'll have to learn...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-05-2013, 07:17 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,265
Posted By ronmexico
Ive been having this issue for a few months.... ...

Ive been having this issue for a few months....


I would reccomend looking at the gearbox update or the 2-1 "step-in" procedure. Basically it's a coding change that causes you to launch in 2nd...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-08-2013, 02:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 223
Posted By ronmexico
this is a very common problem with most BMW cars....

this is a very common problem with most BMW cars. e90/92 e46 e60 etc

I had my indy replace the connector, if you look around and find an indy shop with some BMW experience, I am sure they can fix...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-26-2013, 06:30 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,878
Posted By ronmexico
They are 20/245/90 up front and 20/275/10 in the...

They are 20/245/90 up front and 20/275/10 in the rear stock m-sport setup

Didn't realize they would fit so perfectly along the fender lines. I mean the gap and spacing is absolutely perfect, so...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-23-2013, 01:04 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,809
Posted By ronmexico
Cant quite do it by just turning the car off, but...

Cant quite do it by just turning the car off, but as others have mentioned, with coding, you van do it for your keyFOB.

By default, you can only roll DOWN via the Key FOB

With coding, you can...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-22-2013, 08:07 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,878
Posted By ronmexico
I just went with some VMR 710's. I also cannot...

I just went with some VMR 710's. I also cannot say enough better things about the Michellin Pilot SS tires. Save yourself the rouble and just get those, no other tire is going to be able to match the...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 05-20-2013, 06:08 AM
Replies: 1,019
Views: 82,973
Posted By ronmexico
Still seeding. Seems like a lot of people need...

Still seeding. Seems like a lot of people need it, I've uploaded 27gb in 3 days!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-17-2013, 12:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 500
Posted By ronmexico
I buy all my mods from bimmian, and had NO IDEA...

I buy all my mods from bimmian, and had NO IDEA they had these!

I will probably pick up a set soon, and will post some pics when I get them installed.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-17-2013, 11:59 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,878
Posted By ronmexico
lmao! I saw that thread too and though to myself...

lmao! I saw that thread too and though to myself "I wonder if he thinks I was talking about that guy who bent his HRE's. I feel bad for that guy!"

That Guy was you!

I'm seriously laughing my...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-17-2013, 11:50 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,878
Posted By ronmexico
Did I miss something? I thought the OP said miro...

Did I miss something? I thought the OP said miro 111's ? :confused:
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-17-2013, 10:52 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,878
Posted By ronmexico
Be careful with this rim choice. They are...

Be careful with this rim choice.

They are discontinued, and are not of the best quality. When you bend one, you will have a very hard time finding a replacement.
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 05-14-2013, 08:11 AM
Replies: 1,019
Views: 82,973
Posted By ronmexico
Looks like this is still seeding. Thanks for the...

Looks like this is still seeding. Thanks for the upload!


Once I get it all, I will continue to seed on my seed-box. Maybe forever? :)


Thanks again!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-30-2013, 02:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 335
Posted By ronmexico
Although not horribly common, the fuel injectors...

Although not horribly common, the fuel injectors can also cause misfires on the e60. If after switching all the plugs, the issue persists, look at a possible faulty injector on that cylinder.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-12-2012, 02:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,769
Posted By ronmexico
Even more great info. It sounds like my idea of...

Even more great info. It sounds like my idea of night vision versus the reality is pretty far off....and hence the topic being posted.


Thanks again for all the info.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-12-2012, 10:59 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 17,445
Posted By ronmexico
I paid my shop ~$100 to do this for me.... ...

I paid my shop ~$100 to do this for me....


Wish this thread was around 9months ago.


Great work!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-12-2012, 10:53 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,769
Posted By ronmexico
Kind of like my first post said... For...

Kind of like my first post said...


For highway driving, a stationary cop car with no lights sitting and looking for speeders would be really easy to spot.


I was kidding about driving 100mph...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-12-2012, 06:52 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,769
Posted By ronmexico
This is EXACTLY the feedbck I was looking for....

This is EXACTLY the feedbck I was looking for. Many thanks for taking the time.

I have little no no experience with anything you mentioned. I'm a senior systems admin, heavily influenced in Linux...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-11-2012, 12:12 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,769
Posted By ronmexico
Tongue planted firmly in cheek Did you do...

Tongue planted firmly in cheek


Did you do the retrofit, or was it a factory option?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-11-2012, 11:23 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,865
Posted By ronmexico
I did an mtech m5 upgrade to my 550i. I get so...

I did an mtech m5 upgrade to my 550i. I get so many compliments, and I agree, it changes the whole car look dramatically.Matte grille as well

http://i48.tinypic.com/zmz8jp.jpg
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-11-2012, 09:36 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,769
Posted By ronmexico
e60 owners: Anyone have Night Vision/ HUD

This is going to be be fairly obvious:

Looking for the HUD/Nightvision retro-fit so I can drive @ night with no headlights and spot cops from a mile away. All while doing 100mph plus


I just...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-11-2012, 09:23 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 30,207
Posted By ronmexico
Best bet is to use a photo-hosting service & link...

Best bet is to use a photo-hosting service & link to the url

try imugr or imageshack
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