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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) Today, 12:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 193
Posted By boramkiv
72% of it is the thrill, 13% is the fact that...

72% of it is the thrill, 13% is the fact that they require less maintenance, 7% of it is not as many issues as "the other" transmission (choose any DSG, DCT, SMG, CVT, PDK, TTT...what ever acronym...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-28-2014, 05:03 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 236
Posted By boramkiv
Some sites say D1S because they categorize the...

Some sites say D1S because they categorize the entire E60 from 2004-2010, but the LCI E60 2008 on up changed to D1S.
D2S is what you use as the igniter is not integrated into the bulb like the D1S...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-27-2014, 08:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 255
Posted By boramkiv
It's probably going to be tough to find one...

It's probably going to be tough to find one already primed and painted in the color you desire and matches your car perfect.
I actually got my front and rear bumper from Mod Bargains, and the side...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-27-2014, 07:58 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 121
Posted By boramkiv
In idrive under settings menu. Select...

In idrive under settings menu. Select language/units menu, then change from Km to mph.

EDIT: No it doesn't change the HVAC controls, I forgot the E60 temp knob readings are not digital.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-27-2014, 07:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 236
Posted By boramkiv
D2S BULB 4300K 35w part number 63217160806 is the...

D2S BULB 4300K 35w part number 63217160806 is the factory setup. Some people go for 6000K color temp which is a nice white clear lightup. 8000K is a bit on the blue side anything higher is crazy, and...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-27-2014, 07:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 137
Posted By boramkiv
Not understanding why calls are going to...

Not understanding why calls are going to bluetrip. Is your phone connected to the cars' Bluetooth? My phone calls come through the car...music stops playing and the car picks up the call. I was...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-27-2014, 05:42 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 228
Posted By boramkiv
Ha! I just changed my two out a month ago. You...

Ha!
I just changed my two out a month ago. You are definitely correct, BMW seemed to have purpose built them this way.
I'll think about this for a bit.
Let the E90 guys know as there are many more...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-17-2014, 02:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 208
Posted By boramkiv
You have to pull that cap off and you'll see the...

You have to pull that cap off and you'll see the actual OBDII port.
BMW and their redundancy...open the door, then remove the cap to access the port.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-17-2014, 02:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 147
Posted By boramkiv
It really depends. It's all about you the...

It really depends.
It's all about you the driver. Mine is in a V shape with a bar or two higher on the right...actually max right a bar or two lower on the left.
That's because the Bass can be too...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-17-2014, 02:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 197
Posted By boramkiv
Steering wheel is crooked...lovely! I'll be...

Steering wheel is crooked...lovely!
I'll be heading to Sears for my next checkup...maybe I can get some money outta them.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-17-2014, 02:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 447
Posted By boramkiv
I try to take mine down every time because it's...

I try to take mine down every time because it's illegal to have one running in my state.
If that were not the case it would be up all the time because I've left it up there off and on before,...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-14-2014, 11:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 191
Posted By boramkiv
It's to keep people like you and I out of there,...

It's to keep people like you and I out of there, but then we figure it out and share with others. :thumbup:

Soon from now these cars will have welded hoods.
Ohh wait, there's the Alpha Romeo...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-14-2014, 11:53 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 410
Posted By boramkiv
Rough idle. Mine was displaying variable suction...

Rough idle. Mine was displaying variable suction unit code in INPA. Pulled them out and they were coated in oil and the green rubber trim was coming off.

I would say not to go past 110,000...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-12-2014, 07:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 191
Posted By boramkiv
I used a closed ended wrench angled towards the...

I used a closed ended wrench angled towards the front of the car for that bolt that's facing the firewall, I forgot the size. Lefty loosy righty tighty, so once the wrench is on there off is towards...
Forum: Bimmerfest East 2014 sponsored by Turner Motorsport 08-02-2014, 08:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 922
Posted By boramkiv
Damn, we needed you out there!!! It was another...

Damn, we needed you out there!!! It was another outrageous caravan...until of course you know what...the toll. Absolutely nothing has changed and just like every year the caravan falls apart right...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-01-2014, 06:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 156
Posted By boramkiv
Here is a list of things that can go wrong: ...

Here is a list of things that can go wrong:

http://www.e90post.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=353400&d=1267318728
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-01-2014, 06:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 156
Posted By boramkiv
Move the controller up to the back arrow on the...

Move the controller up to the back arrow on the left upper corner of the screen and click down. That will return you back to the previous screen.
If it's an emergent issue it will return and the RED...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-01-2014, 05:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 474
Posted By boramkiv
No towel yet...I think you are a perfect...

No towel yet...I think you are a perfect candidate for Mr. bmwoem1.
Give him a heads up depending on how far you are from NY since you're in PA, yes? He can take care of you at a later date.
Your...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-01-2014, 04:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 587
Posted By boramkiv
It's weird because I've been seeing a LOT of...

It's weird because I've been seeing a LOT of poser ///M cars (badges) lately even here locally.
///M accessories yes, but the badge? :dunno:
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-01-2014, 04:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 321
Posted By boramkiv
...came this huge, gigantic...

...came this huge, gigantic...
Forum: Bimmerfest East 2014 sponsored by Turner Motorsport 08-01-2014, 03:39 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 10,241
Posted By boramkiv
The oil change before the fest!! It's pouring...

The oil change before the fest!!
It's pouring rain out so can't wash her, but hey I'm ready for tomorrow!!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-01-2014, 05:33 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 279
Posted By boramkiv
Yes.

Yes.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-01-2014, 02:56 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 513
Posted By boramkiv
Lolololololol:rofl: I actually thought about...

Lolololololol:rofl:
I actually thought about this like over three years ago, but I was thinking about doing it with the fog light bulbs. I was going to sacrifice having fogs. I didn't know much...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 07-31-2014, 08:09 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,414
Posted By boramkiv
So having a torque converter is what defines an...

So having a torque converter is what defines an "automatic" transmission, but the DCT has an "automatic" mode? :dunno:
Riddle me this!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-31-2014, 06:29 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 785
Posted By boramkiv
...and then circle the problem.

...and then circle the problem.
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