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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-21-2012, 04:14 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 5,837
Posted By crypto
A few things I've noticed and a question (if...

A few things I've noticed and a question (if anyone knows).

I just got my Cobb AP yesterday and flashed my ECU earlier today. I went with Stage 1 Aggressive (93). There seemed to be a few choices...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-10-2012, 12:41 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 660
Posted By crypto
LOL.. reading your post it makes it sound like...

LOL.. reading your post it makes it sound like you're selling your first child in the next month.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-03-2012, 07:00 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,444
Posted By crypto
If they say 'no' then tell them to go f@#$...

If they say 'no' then tell them to go f@#$ themselves and ask again. :-) Just explain exactly what you said above, that you're thinking about selling/trading your 525i and then ask to test drive...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-19-2012, 05:06 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,728
Posted By crypto
A few things here on your post. 1) Your post...

A few things here on your post.

1) Your post title makes sense as it seems you're not really debating anything and you never mentioned the JB+ (or really the JB3/JB4). Not sure if that was all...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-04-2012, 04:45 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 6,201
Posted By crypto
Is there a secret post I am missing where the...

Is there a secret post I am missing where the least bit of details on this thread were given? How are you concluding the person wasn't negligent? There is not a single detail in the post actually...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-03-2012, 10:05 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 6,201
Posted By crypto
Am I missing something or is there no explanation...

Am I missing something or is there no explanation as for how the damage occurred? I don't see a detailed explanation of what's actually wrong and how.

"Well the thing went haywire and she took it...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-02-2012, 07:22 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 8,751
Posted By crypto
Some how missed you had posted two things......

Some how missed you had posted two things... didn't notice you (the OP) were asking about the calipers. Thought someone was thread jacking the kidney grill posts to ask about calipers and was like...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-01-2012, 10:36 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 8,751
Posted By crypto
wtf?

wtf?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-12-2012, 02:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,646
Posted By crypto
First I'd recommend reading this: ...

First I'd recommend reading this:

http://forums.5series.net/topic/91187-hpfp-failure-faq/

It answers a lot of your questions.


>> 1) On the carfax, it shows "computer reprogrammed" and...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-12-2012, 11:18 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,986
Posted By crypto
I bought my 2010 535xi in May with 6200 miles on...

I bought my 2010 535xi in May with 6200 miles on it for just over 40k and I felt I overpaid a bit.. I think if I had more time I could have gotten to 40flat or high 30s. My car has most options but...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-15-2011, 07:22 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,173
Posted By crypto
Ding ding ding. Welcome to the point of modding...

Ding ding ding. Welcome to the point of modding and having things the way you want it and not the way it came. You seems to have a light grasp of the concept, but thanks for the snarky response. As...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-14-2011, 11:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,173
Posted By crypto
Yea I think it's ridiculous you can change...

Yea I think it's ridiculous you can change through all the stations but not change the volume from the center console knob area. I was wondering if through coding you could just change the buttons'...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-03-2011, 06:47 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,036
Posted By crypto
+1 I got mine from Trinity during their BF sale. ...

+1 I got mine from Trinity during their BF sale.

I installed my RPI scoop a while back and you have to take out one of the kidney grills to do it.. so following the RPI scoop install DIY is an...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-03-2011, 06:44 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,182
Posted By crypto
It's really up to you. You're asking about...

It's really up to you. You're asking about picking between two drastically different cars. The amount you're willing to spend and aesthetic appeal is only something you can decide. With that said I...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-06-2011, 06:02 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,426
Posted By crypto
I honestly think most people that swear by snow...

I honestly think most people that swear by snow tires in a RWD vehicle have generally only experienced the following:

1) drove on ice or very packed in snow
2) drove on snow but on very flat...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-29-2011, 10:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 829
Posted By crypto
Yea was directed at the OP but if you have some...

Yea was directed at the OP but if you have some way to get it.. do it. You do not have to have served but would have to be family members with someone that did serve who has it and passes it down to...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-29-2011, 08:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,752
Posted By crypto
I don't know if it's true but a lot of people...

I don't know if it's true but a lot of people expect the 2010 to be better off out the gate with respect to the HPFP issues.. I haven't had any trouble with mine... yet.. and hope it stays that way....
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-29-2011, 08:13 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,552
Posted By crypto
Sounds like a decent deal. I'd want mods I liked...

Sounds like a decent deal. I'd want mods I liked or did personally though. I'd immediately ditch that diffuser for sure... not a fan. :P Personally I'd sell the rims too but that's just me.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-29-2011, 08:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 829
Posted By crypto
Hah almost a ridiculous question to even ask if...

Hah almost a ridiculous question to even ask if you have USAA. USAA's complete car service (roadside assistance, lockout, batter jumpstar, towing, etc) is only $1 a month per car --> $12/year and...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-29-2011, 08:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,684
Posted By crypto
How does the maintenance and warranty stuff work?...

How does the maintenance and warranty stuff work? Any dealership can sell it to you and it will be honored by all dealerships? Just never saw a finance person on a forum selling the stuff like this.....
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-19-2011, 09:58 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,911
Posted By crypto
+1 this is normal and definitely a good idea. :-)...

+1 this is normal and definitely a good idea. :-)

I was actually looking at a 2008 535xi when I started the process. My wife actually convinced me to spend more and get a new/lower mileage car....
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-19-2011, 09:14 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,911
Posted By crypto
hah I'm not relationship therapist but whatever...

hah I'm not relationship therapist but whatever you have going is definitely not the norm. It's not about financial stability. I mean why doesn't a husband go buy another house and live in it or...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-18-2011, 10:29 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,911
Posted By crypto
LOL I would say most people replying here are...

LOL I would say most people replying here are either not married or just having fun because it's not their ass on the line. :-) I would recommend highly against the surprise car trick.

I agree...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-22-2011, 10:50 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,845
Posted By crypto
I've been fairly happy with BMW of Sterling. I...

I've been fairly happy with BMW of Sterling. I got a loaner the other day when I was just having my oil change done. They normally don't given loaners during this service but they hooked it up. Might...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-27-2011, 07:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 629
Posted By crypto
I was wondering if the subject was a typo.....

I was wondering if the subject was a typo.. almost skipped over it. :P I'd be interested to do a meet up in the DC area some time. Not sure I'd want to do weekly or we could get that much interest...
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