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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-18-2014, 11:11 AM
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Posted By dolphin717
2009 550i, loaded...the car had not started a...

2009 550i, loaded...the car had not started a couple of times, took it to Auto Zone, they checked the battery, it was right on the edge, I went ahead and had them install a new Duralast 95R....they...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-18-2014, 04:54 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 628
Posted By dolphin717
Do NOT try to replace battery yourself or have an...

Do NOT try to replace battery yourself or have an auto parts store replace......find a good independent service/repair place or if you have to go to a dealer. This is especially true the newer the...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-06-2013, 08:55 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 289
Posted By dolphin717
I have Comfort Access and I have 3 fobs....one is...

I have Comfort Access and I have 3 fobs....one is the valet key/fob, and the other 2 are regular key/fobs....I was going to use the 2nd key/fob for awhile and found that the remote buttons did not...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-06-2013, 04:10 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 289
Posted By dolphin717
New battery not helping....the key/fob works when...

New battery not helping....the key/fob works when I plug it in to the receptical. but remote still not working....is there a way to reset it?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-04-2013, 12:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 289
Posted By dolphin717
Remote Key Trouble

'09 550i, auto with nav....I am getting a "Remote Key" problem on my screen...no idea why...one remote works fine the other does not...the notice refers me to the owners manual, but I can find...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-11-2013, 03:54 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 780
Posted By dolphin717
I recently got an'09 with M sport, I've owned way...

I recently got an'09 with M sport, I've owned way to many cars, including 10 BMWs...Z4, 330, M3, 335s, M Roadsters.... alsoI'm not in to all the mods...but I got to tell you this car is my...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-23-2013, 02:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 492
Posted By dolphin717
Tires on my 550?

I just got an '09 550....see other threads....the car is great, has sports package with 19" wheels, aero package, etc...it has new Nankong Ultra Sport tires and they are really, really!!! noisey....I...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-18-2013, 04:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 722
Posted By dolphin717
This car justs gets better and better...the...

This car justs gets better and better...the carbon blue/black color is really great...M sport package adds the most important options for me...adjustable seats, wheels, suspension, and the aero front...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-13-2013, 12:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 722
Posted By dolphin717
I have owned several BMWs..Z4, 330, 335, '06 M3,...

I have owned several BMWs..Z4, 330, 335, '06 M3, 335 convertible, M Roadster...then got an Infiniti 37S convertible(too small and just didn't feel right)...I'm 67 and have finally figured than I need...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-12-2013, 05:59 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,105
Posted By dolphin717
Do any of the 5 series, including the new 2011+...

Do any of the 5 series, including the new 2011+ have true duel exhaust? I'm sure the M5 does....but I'm not really knowledgeable? Thanks
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-10-2013, 04:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 722
Posted By dolphin717
Just got new to me '09 550

I am really pleased...the first thing I want to change is to replace the grills with black gloss or black chrome...any ideas appreciated....thanks
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-10-2013, 09:03 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,105
Posted By dolphin717
OK...Thanks....the car that I'm getting today is...

OK...Thanks....the car that I'm getting today is much like yours, same color....really beautiful, eye catching color....WC
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-10-2013, 08:49 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,105
Posted By dolphin717
Ned....how hard is it to remove and install a new...

Ned....how hard is it to remove and install a new diffuser and what is a Quaife LSD.....I want to have a rear duel exhaust similiar to the newer 2011 models....my car is a 550 with the sport aero...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-09-2013, 03:29 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,105
Posted By dolphin717
How difficult is it to replace the diffuser?

How difficult is it to replace the diffuser?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-08-2013, 12:05 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,105
Posted By dolphin717
I am in the process of buying an '09, I would...

I am in the process of buying an '09, I would like to modify the rear to have dual/quad exhaust.....I'm more interested in the look than the sound or power increase. I'm wondering if the small piece...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-08-2013, 07:05 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,105
Posted By dolphin717
Nice...thanks

Nice...thanks
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-08-2013, 06:00 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,105
Posted By dolphin717
Exhaust on '09 550?

How exactly is the exhaust system on the 550 set up....is it a duel exhaust with the tail pipes on just the one side? Thanks
Forum: Cars - Private Party 06-05-2013, 01:40 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 219
Posted By dolphin717
Check this one out...

Cosmo Motors in Hickory NC.....I believe it is an '08, but very low miles and beautiful
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-05-2013, 08:51 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 225
Posted By dolphin717
Thanks....can the bumper on the car be modified...

Thanks....can the bumper on the car be modified so that the exhaust pipes look correct?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-05-2013, 05:41 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 225
Posted By dolphin717
Exhaust Modification for '09 550

I am about to purchase an '09 550, with sport package, etc....I really like the look of the dual/ quad exhaust tail pipes on the newer models and the quad on the M.....how would I go about having...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-04-2013, 05:59 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,964
Posted By dolphin717
OK.....I have a hold on an 2009 550 with sport...

OK.....I have a hold on an 2009 550 with sport package.....the only I would like to change is to have duel/quad exhaust installed...How would I go about that......I guess that would involve body work...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-23-2013, 05:46 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,964
Posted By dolphin717
Which 5 Series?

I am exploring the market for a 2 to 5 year old 5 series.....I have owner several BMWs, mostly 3 series all with sports packages, most with manual 6 speeds. I am now retired (mid 60s)and want to...
Forum: Cars - Private Party 03-05-2013, 04:22 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 505
Posted By dolphin717
I went another direction....but may regret...

I went another direction....but may regret it....this is a great car at a really good price...WC
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-01-2013, 11:18 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 663
Posted By dolphin717
Lemon Lawed 335i ??

Looking at an '09 335i that was Lemon Lawed at 24K...HDP warrenty extended to 10 years or 120,000 miles. Fuel injectors replaced, plugs replaced. BMW NA extended warranty on turbo charger,...
Forum: Cars - Private Party 02-27-2013, 11:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 505
Posted By dolphin717
I'm sorry..I meant to send you my...

I'm sorry..I meant to send you my email....dolphin717 at charter dot net...Thanks
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