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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-25-2013, 09:12 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,934
Posted By Vanderbee
Not sure how true this is but I just purchased...

Not sure how true this is but I just purchased 2014 535 and while going from dealership to dealership a friend turned me on to a former salesman of a local BMW dealership in my area. He told me to...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-30-2013, 02:24 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 7,515
Posted By Vanderbee
Type o version shows 1.4.6

Type o version shows 1.4.6
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-30-2013, 02:22 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 7,515
Posted By Vanderbee
Update: spoke w/salesman who assured me nav was...

Update: spoke w/salesman who assured me nav was updated and provided copy of work order which states update nav maps for delivery of vehicle and shows 2.00 hrs labor. How is this possible car still...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-29-2013, 10:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 478
Posted By Vanderbee
I was thinking about replacing with the...

I was thinking about replacing with the continental extreme Contact DWS.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-29-2013, 09:42 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 7,515
Posted By Vanderbee
That was actually a condition of my purchase,...

That was actually a condition of my purchase, update the nav which salesman assured me was done. Im furious right now bro, u have no idea!
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-29-2013, 09:24 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 7,515
Posted By Vanderbee
You are 100% correct the dealer flat out lied to...

You are 100% correct the dealer flat out lied to me. Do you know what the latest version is for the x5 so i can reference this to the dealer? Thsnk you for your help.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-29-2013, 09:14 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 7,515
Posted By Vanderbee
Ok i did see the options you mentioned. My...

Ok i did see the options you mentioned. My version said NA BMW 1.4.6 road map north america premium 2009-2
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-29-2013, 09:08 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 7,515
Posted By Vanderbee
Thank you for your help, im gonna go look now. So...

Thank you for your help, im gonna go look now. So your saying the 3D option will only be accessible in large cities? Will i still see an option for it when not in a city? And was this option...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-29-2013, 08:11 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 7,515
Posted By Vanderbee
Great i just purchased a CPO 2010 X5 and had the...

Great i just purchased a CPO 2010 X5 and had the dealership update the nav. After hearing all these comments im womdering if it were a waste of time. Just got it today and tried it on way home from...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-29-2013, 07:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 478
Posted By Vanderbee
Just picked up 2010 x5

So i just picked up my CPO 2010 X5 48i. Traded in 2008 550, and i have to say i was having second thoughts on way to the dealer. Well the ride home confirmed i had made a good decision. The...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-25-2013, 10:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 641
Posted By Vanderbee
Had exact same issue with my 08 550. It's your...

Had exact same issue with my 08 550. It's your DVD optical drive going bad. Had dealer replace it cost me about 400.00 since my warranty had expired. No issues since, dealer advised common issue.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-23-2013, 08:34 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 243
Posted By Vanderbee
Hud blinks 2008 550

I just noticed today that during heavy acceleration of shifting with my paddle shifters my Heads Up Display blinks while its showing the MPH. I recently replaced the battery in the car and never...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-22-2013, 10:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,455
Posted By Vanderbee
Phoenix can I ask you what third party warranty...

Phoenix can I ask you what third party warranty company you use, if I end up keeping my car I'd like to find a reputable warranty company.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-22-2013, 10:08 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 453
Posted By Vanderbee
Help pricing my 2008 550i

Hey guys so I'm looking into selling my 550. Was thinking of upgrading to 2010 750i x drive until I drove one yesterday. Car felt a whole lot slower then my current car. Stealership offered me 26k on...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-21-2012, 09:36 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 391
Posted By Vanderbee
Opinions welcome Wheel Selection

Just putting this out there for opinions. I have an alpine white 08 550i. Currently have factory 172 style wheels chrome finished. Since I need new tires due to Jersey potholes I was considering a...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-21-2012, 12:28 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 634
Posted By Vanderbee
IDrive Issues

Lately my I-Drive seems sluggish at times. When I first start the car sometimes I cant adjust the volume on the radio for a couple of minutes, and I been noticing that someties I have issues...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-20-2012, 11:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 398
Posted By Vanderbee
Warranty question

Hi guys, does anyone know when the bumper to bumper expires. I bought my 08 550 I believe in Dec 2010 certified preowned with 17,500 mile on it. I know the maintanance warranty recently expired and I...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-20-2012, 11:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 598
Posted By Vanderbee
No not on run flats, I have the sport contact 2's...

No not on run flats, I have the sport contact 2's and thank god I purchased the wheel and tire warranty for 5 yrs. Funny though that only the dealership I puchased the warranty through will honor...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-20-2012, 11:23 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 23,005
Posted By Vanderbee
Yup, add me to the list. Only happends at slow...

Yup, add me to the list. Only happends at slow speeds pulling into parkig spots, started happening a few months ago once and a while and now its more frequent. 08 550i w/sport package. Whooooom is...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-19-2012, 01:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 598
Posted By Vanderbee
19"tires question help!!!

I have the 19" M-172 wheels and yesterday hit yet another of New Jerseys infamous potholes, and there goes the 5TH tires is 6 months. I am running 245/35/19's Conti-Sport contact 2's on the car. I...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-05-2012, 06:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,634
Posted By Vanderbee
Chelseafc, we seem to have the same car. Any...

Chelseafc, we seem to have the same car. Any suggestions on the angel eye upgrades, possibly the VXX by umitza I believe? Obviously looking for the F-10 appearance.
Thank you
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-03-2012, 05:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 723
Posted By Vanderbee
Ill admit I didn't do my research as well as I...

Ill admit I didn't do my research as well as I should have regarding the AFE but I can positively say you are all correct, it's a flop. I was just curious if it was worth trying again with a tune to...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-03-2012, 05:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,634
Posted By Vanderbee
Thanks for all the advice guys that's why I...

Thanks for all the advice guys that's why I posted, I'm very skeptical of a tune. Seems from what Ive read the 550 isn't a car that can be tweaked like the 535 for any major HP gains.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-03-2012, 05:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,634
Posted By Vanderbee
Which high flow intake would you suggest? That's...

Which high flow intake would you suggest? That's different then a CAI correct?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-02-2012, 11:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,634
Posted By Vanderbee
Exhaust upgrade with no drone 08 550i?

I'm looking into putting a cat back system on my 08 550 and have read a lot about exhaust drone at low RPM's does anyone have suggestions on a system with no exhaust drone? Also is this aftermarket...
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