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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-22-2014, 11:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 262
Posted By UltimateDriving
As long as it is not overfilled it's fine. :rofl:...

As long as it is not overfilled it's fine. :rofl:

Oh, i didnt know that. Im not from the US. Hahahaha
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-22-2014, 05:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 262
Posted By UltimateDriving
Yes it is correct however if you want you can...

Yes it is correct however if you want you can always do it earlier.
Personally, i'd recommend you doing it earlier if you bought the car and plan to keep it for some time. So if you do plan to keep...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-21-2014, 01:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 169
Posted By UltimateDriving
I'd say its the battery then. Battery longevity...

I'd say its the battery then.
Battery longevity depends on lots of things like ambient temp, driving distances and how your car maintained the charge.
3 years seems reasonable. I always buy the...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-20-2014, 11:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 169
Posted By UltimateDriving
How long it has been since you last changed the...

How long it has been since you last changed the battery?
If it has been a couple years already then your battery is probably going to die soon.
I'd say your battery needs to be changed NOW before...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-19-2014, 04:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 402
Posted By UltimateDriving
Cant comment on prices since im not from the US. ...

Cant comment on prices since im not from the US.
But i recommend you going for the 6 cylinder engines or the newer V8's "50i" engines which seems to be more reliable.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-19-2014, 10:45 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 228
Posted By UltimateDriving
It could be the sensor but it could also be the...

It could be the sensor but it could also be the engine burning too much oil.
You should do a drain and refill to make sure it has the correct amount and double check when the iDrive tells you its...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-17-2014, 07:54 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 745
Posted By UltimateDriving
Waze usually over-estimates traffic congestion by...

Waze usually over-estimates traffic congestion by a LOT in my experience but Google Maps is spot on almost all the time.
But due to Google Maps overly complex process to edit maps and approvals...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-17-2014, 07:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 178
Posted By UltimateDriving
Even old transmission fluid can throw errors, at...

Even old transmission fluid can throw errors, at last in my experience that was the case.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-17-2014, 06:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 320
Posted By UltimateDriving
The 237 weights 12.48kg and the 613M weights...

The 237 weights 12.48kg and the 613M weights 11.40kg for the front and 11.8kg for the rear ones.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-17-2014, 01:42 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 968
Posted By UltimateDriving
Looks like the buttons soft touch finish is...

Looks like the buttons soft touch finish is peeling.
If it was bought from a dealer you should definitely tell them.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-17-2014, 12:36 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 745
Posted By UltimateDriving
I find Google Maps to be the most accurate for...

I find Google Maps to be the most accurate for traffic information, better than Waze by FAAAAAAAAAAAAAAR IMO.
Waze is better when looking for driving directions . . a LOT better than Google Maps.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-15-2014, 01:33 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,129
Posted By UltimateDriving
Well i currently own an E60 and an A6 C7. (While...

Well i currently own an E60 and an A6 C7. (While not a F10 i'll just give you my honest opinion)
Both are very different cars.

-Exterior looks of course goes to the Audi.
-Interior looks goes to...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-14-2014, 08:30 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,815
Posted By UltimateDriving
After that accident he has not bought another...

After that accident he has not bought another Toyota. LOL
In fact, since then (He still owns the RAV4) he has bought 2 cars, a Honda CRV and a BMW X5 but never Toyota again, at least not in the next...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-14-2014, 02:17 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 767
Posted By UltimateDriving
Incorrectly installed windows can cause wind...

Incorrectly installed windows can cause wind noise. (Could be either the Windows not being seated properly, not enough adhesive, not installed correctly etc.)
Maybe yours were not installed properly...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-14-2014, 02:07 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,815
Posted By UltimateDriving
A bit off topic but i have a friend that bought a...

A bit off topic but i have a friend that bought a brand new RAV4 back in 2010 and at around 3k kilometers he lost the brakes and crashed. In fact, he almost rear ended me since he was behind me....
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-13-2014, 04:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 261
Posted By UltimateDriving
If you are looking for an app to read codes,...

If you are looking for an app to read codes, clear them and view different parameters then Torque App is the best option IMO. Works fine with generic adapters either bluetooth or wifi.

BMWhat has...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-11-2014, 10:52 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 342
Posted By UltimateDriving
I also use Meguiars Gold Class Leather Cleaner...

I also use Meguiars Gold Class Leather Cleaner and Conditioner on a beige leather interior. Works great.
I dont use anything on the dash, just a clean wet towel is more than enough.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-09-2014, 04:53 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 374
Posted By UltimateDriving
I had some aftermarket emblems in another BMW and...

I had some aftermarket emblems in another BMW and i can confirm this.
The one that i had also turned yellow due to the material used on top of the logo.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-07-2014, 09:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 192
Posted By UltimateDriving
Most sites point out to 190kW which translates to...

Most sites point out to 190kW which translates to around 255HP.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-07-2014, 09:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 331
Posted By UltimateDriving
Shouldnt be hard. The oil pan is only held by...

Shouldnt be hard.
The oil pan is only held by 20 screws.
All you need to do is drain the oil, unplug oil lever sensor, remove oil level sensor (3 screws), remove 20 screws, drop the oil pan, change...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-06-2014, 01:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 301
Posted By UltimateDriving
As Dallas said, first thing you should do is...

As Dallas said, first thing you should do is check the battery.
When you mean cold is it after leaving the car sitting for a while (Overnight) or you mean that even after a drive if the ambient temp...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-04-2014, 11:56 PM
Replies: 241
Views: 24,929
Posted By UltimateDriving
They are trying too hard with all that soft touch...

They are trying too hard with all that soft touch feeling/materials.
The previous gen cars had the same problem (E70, E60, E65, E90 etc) but the older ones (E53, E45, E39) didnt have this problem, i...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-29-2014, 11:54 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 540
Posted By UltimateDriving
Well in my E39 (M54) i can guarantee you that i...

Well in my E39 (M54) i can guarantee you that i was having some awful idling vibrations due to the CCV.

If the OP have not tried replacing that and he has done almost everything, it will not hurt...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-29-2014, 03:27 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 540
Posted By UltimateDriving
Are you having high oil consumption? You should...

Are you having high oil consumption?
You should check the CCV (Crankcase ventilation valve). The usual symptoms are rough idling, high oil consumption, long crank to start the car and in severe...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-29-2014, 01:28 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 330
Posted By UltimateDriving
You should pull the codes with a reader first. ...

You should pull the codes with a reader first.
I had a similar problem with a ZF 5 Speed transmission, it was throwing codes on gear 4 and 2 and going into limp mode but it always worked perfectly...
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