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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-13-2017, 12:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 450
Posted By Mac Hadley
I suspect that Florida has a high rate of...

I suspect that Florida has a high rate of uninsured motorists which would drive up insurance costs.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-28-2016, 06:02 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 416
Posted By Mac Hadley
Unfortunately, unless there has been another...

Unfortunately, unless there has been another injector recall, it looks like your car is too new.

SI B13 14 10 Fuel Systems

December 2010 Technical Service

PERFORM THE PROCEDURE OUTLINED IN...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-22-2016, 04:50 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 423
Posted By Mac Hadley
Ca emissions extends warranty for "specific...

Ca emissions extends warranty for "specific control devices" for 7 years/70,000 miles. If it's whichever comes first, years or mileage, the dealer may opt out on covering it.
Caveat: I pulled...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-19-2016, 04:45 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 242
Posted By Mac Hadley
ATT 2G wireless service to end

The 2G service will end starting in 2017. If your car is so equipped, you will no longer have connectivity via that route.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-23-2016, 11:53 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 562
Posted By Mac Hadley
I had the same issue. Struts replaced and now...

I had the same issue. Struts replaced and now the hood holds up.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-21-2016, 03:59 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 246
Posted By Mac Hadley
I experienced something similar and it was a...

I experienced something similar and it was a vacuum leak. Hose had been chewed by rodents.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-08-2016, 04:25 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 566
Posted By Mac Hadley
45K miles for the N54

45K miles for the N54
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-07-2016, 08:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 490
Posted By Mac Hadley
Yes, I think the M car drivers don't go out much...

Yes, I think the M car drivers don't go out much in bad weather.
Even in Maryland, a friend with an M6 rarely drives it much when winter approaches.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-07-2016, 04:04 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 465
Posted By Mac Hadley
Use the link below as a starting point to search...

Use the link below as a starting point to search for an independent mechanic.

https://www.bimmershops.com
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-05-2016, 06:34 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 489
Posted By Mac Hadley
bimmerzone.com has the coolant, but not the hose....

bimmerzone.com has the coolant, but not the hose.


Genuine BMW Coolant - 1 Gallon
SKU: MAN-82141467704
Your Price: $29.95
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 10-30-2016, 01:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 472
Posted By Mac Hadley
Just tried it out. The directions are now coming...

Just tried it out. The directions are now coming through the car's speakers loud and clear.
Thanks for the help!
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 10-29-2016, 01:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 472
Posted By Mac Hadley
Thanks. The" play as bluetooth phone call" was...

Thanks. The" play as bluetooth phone call" was shut off. I have turned it on.
Will test it tomorrow and keep u posted.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 10-29-2016, 10:03 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 7,159
Posted By Mac Hadley
My first car was 1968 fastback mustang with a 390...

My first car was 1968 fastback mustang with a 390 cid mill and four speed. I put in a 427 fuel pump and a bigger carb, hurst shifter with reverse lock out, along with a set of 4:11 gears.
It was...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 10-23-2016, 01:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 472
Posted By Mac Hadley
I'm running IOS 10.0.2 on the iphone 5, but I...

I'm running IOS 10.0.2 on the iphone 5, but I don't have a box with an arrow icon in the control center....
Volume coming from the phone is good, so don't think it is a volume issue...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 10-23-2016, 09:43 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 472
Posted By Mac Hadley
I drive and Google driving directions

About a year ago, when I would use Google for driving directions, the directions would be played through my car's speakers, making it easy to hear them when the windows were down, and I was traveling...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 10-13-2016, 01:11 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 708
Posted By Mac Hadley
The AWD on my 2008 535xi has never caused a...

The AWD on my 2008 535xi has never caused a problem. Worked great in the snow.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 10-09-2016, 08:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 461
Posted By Mac Hadley
Thank you all for your input. I will go ahead...

Thank you all for your input. I will go ahead with the belt change and have the hardware checked out also.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 10-09-2016, 08:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 566
Posted By Mac Hadley
While this is a bit of topic, your garage lists...

While this is a bit of topic, your garage lists the vehicle as a 2004 535i. I think either the year or the model may not be correct.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 10-08-2016, 01:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 461
Posted By Mac Hadley
Serpentine belt life span

Hi all,
My 2008 535 has low mileage, 25K. I have never replaced the serpentine belt (got the car in 2007). When do you think it may need replacement? I know that rubber does not age all that...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 10-04-2016, 04:34 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 421
Posted By Mac Hadley
Here is some more detail. SI B13 14 10 Fuel...

Here is some more detail.

SI B13 14 10 Fuel Systems

December 2010 Technical Service

PERFORM THE PROCEDURE OUTLINED IN THIS SERVICE INFORMATION ON ALL AFFECTED VEHICLES THE NEXT TIME THEY...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 09-29-2016, 01:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 435
Posted By Mac Hadley
Still 8 years/82K so far as i know. Below are...

Still 8 years/82K so far as i know. Below are the models and years covered for E60 and E61.

SUBJECT
N54 Engine Turbocharger (Wastegates Only): Emissions Warranty Extension to 8 Years/82,000...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 09-25-2016, 08:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 421
Posted By Mac Hadley
If your build date of your car is as cited below,...

If your build date of your car is as cited below, see if the injectors have already been replaced under the recall.

Voluntary Emissions Recall Campaign 10E-A02: N54 Inspection and Replacement of...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 09-08-2016, 04:17 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,090
Posted By Mac Hadley
If it is the o2 sensor, it may be covered under...

If it is the o2 sensor, it may be covered under the emissions warranty.
For some reason, my cut and copy from the manual won't work.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-25-2016, 02:15 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 962
Posted By Mac Hadley
While my 535 is an auto, I have a 328 with a five...

While my 535 is an auto, I have a 328 with a five speed MT and 94000 miles of mostly city driving. I've still got all original parts and never changed the fluid. Everything still works great.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-18-2016, 03:32 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 340
Posted By Mac Hadley
+1 the BMW coolant is phosphate free.

+1 the BMW coolant is phosphate free.
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