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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-21-2014, 03:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 241
Posted By asterix4
Thanks for you replies. I'm inclined to just...

Thanks for you replies.

I'm inclined to just present the report from the indy to the dealership and go from there.

If anyone thinks it is a bad idea, PLEASE let me know.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-21-2014, 10:03 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 241
Posted By asterix4
Warranty repairs - strategy

My CPO and BMW Extended maintenance will expire in about a month. I took my 528i to an independent Indy for an inspection. I was not expecting to find anything. Unfortunately the indy did find...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-19-2014, 09:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 327
Posted By asterix4
So I followed the advice on the forum and went to...

So I followed the advice on the forum and went to AGA. I had excellent experience with them. They did a complete inspection and (unfortunately) they did find problems. Now I'm wondering how I should...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-08-2014, 09:09 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 327
Posted By asterix4
Thanks Mission Viejo is a little bit of a drive....

Thanks Mission Viejo is a little bit of a drive. Will reach out the reference in Escondido.

Is there any way to verify that the mechanic is "licensed" to work on a BMW?

Any other references in...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-07-2014, 09:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 327
Posted By asterix4
Looking for good indy in San Diego area

I'm looking for a good indy in a San Diego area (North County). My CPO warranty is getting over in a month. I need to get it checked by a reliable indy and see if the dealer will fix anything.
...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-08-2012, 12:59 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 14,348
Posted By asterix4
I've been offered the following coverage from a...

I've been offered the following coverage from a local dealer. Any suggestions from the forum?

Easy Care's Total Coverage plan:

6yr or 100K miles: 1336
7 y or 100K miles: 2329
8 y or 100K...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-06-2012, 02:22 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 14,348
Posted By asterix4
I've a 2008 528i CPO with an extended maintenance...

I've a 2008 528i CPO with an extended maintenance agreement. My car has low (<30K) mileage and is in excellent condition.

Factory warranty expires in Sep 2012. CPO covers me till Sep 2014....
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-27-2009, 05:27 PM
Replies: 1,369
Views: 607,488
Posted By asterix4
Anyone anyone ??

Anyone anyone ??
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-24-2009, 12:47 PM
Replies: 1,369
Views: 607,488
Posted By asterix4
I've a 2008 528i and have had the droid for two...

I've a 2008 528i and have had the droid for two days now.

It worked fine like a charm on the first day. I used the Voice navigation on Droid today for the first time and then got in to a problem...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-20-2009, 01:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,228
Posted By asterix4
Thanks GolferEngineer.

Thanks GolferEngineer.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-17-2009, 12:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,228
Posted By asterix4
Anyone anyone ..

Anyone anyone ..
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-13-2009, 12:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,228
Posted By asterix4
How to avoid water seeping in thru the trunk

Folks,

I've owned a 2008 528i for a few months now. I've been following this forum closely and have a lot of appreciation for people who share their ideas and provide suggestions to newbies like...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-09-2009, 10:57 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 5,028
Posted By asterix4
I've Continental CV95 all season on my 2008 528i....

I've Continental CV95 all season on my 2008 528i. No problems after 10K miles. They look good and seem to handle well.
I did buy Life time rotation & balancing from a nearby Discount Tire center and...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-05-2009, 02:33 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,530
Posted By asterix4
On my 2008 528i, TPM light came on after about a...

On my 2008 528i, TPM light came on after about a month of owning it. I checked the pressure in one of the tires had reduced by 2psi. That leads me to believe that the TPM sensors are pretty...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-02-2009, 11:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 857
Posted By asterix4
Thanks to all for their replies so far. I...

Thanks to all for their replies so far.

I also ended up calling the Tire shop at a local Walmart. They sell Lifetime balancing for like 30$ !! Does anyone have any experience with Tire shops at...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-01-2009, 02:09 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,453
Posted By asterix4
Update: I took the advice on this forum....

Update:

I took the advice on this forum. Called up a dealer and told him that the car is 1 year old and has not had an oil change, though it has only 10K miles on it. Dealer agreed for a free oil...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-28-2009, 08:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 857
Posted By asterix4
Tire Rotation / Warranty

I've a 2008 528i with 10K miles on it. I've had it for a couple of months and love the car so far. I've read in various posts here that tires on most BMWs can be very costly to replace.

On my...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-28-2009, 08:43 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,345
Posted By asterix4
I've a 2008 528i with exact same tires in the...

I've a 2008 528i with exact same tires in the front and the rear. I'm thinking of getting them rotated and balanced once every 7 to 8K miles at a local tire shop. Anyone has any strong reasons if...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-24-2009, 05:05 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,453
Posted By asterix4
Thank you so much. I'm based in San Diego....

Thank you so much.

I'm based in San Diego. Any suggestions on where I should go to get the oil changed ?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-24-2009, 02:00 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,453
Posted By asterix4
A newbie here.. I bought a 2008 CPO (528i)...

A newbie here..

I bought a 2008 CPO (528i) with 9.5K miles on it. The dealer has not changed oil on the vehicle and I was advised to follow the BMW maintenance schedule. I of course purchased the...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-10-2009, 10:33 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 316
Posted By asterix4
Unhappy Another new "jittery" owner

Hello,

I'm new to this forum too. I bought a 2008 528i with 9K miles over the last weekend. Love the car so far.

I'm going through buyer's remorse at this time . I'm a long time Toyota owner....
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