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Forum: Performance Center Delivery 05-19-2015, 05:49 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,513
Posted By GeorgeT
That's correct. The assembly line had X5's and...

That's correct. The assembly line had X5's and Z4's intermixed on the same line. In the paint shop. the assembled bodies with door and hoods were painted and then disassembled for installation of...
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 05-18-2015, 05:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,513
Posted By GeorgeT
Strange, when we did the tour in '07 the paint...

Strange, when we did the tour in '07 the paint shop was the first stop on the tour.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-17-2015, 06:45 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 802
Posted By GeorgeT
There area lot of fake branded items from China...

There area lot of fake branded items from China sold in the US (Rolex, Versace etc). To be on the safe side I would not buy something so critical to the proper functioning of my transmission from...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-13-2015, 05:58 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 390
Posted By GeorgeT
Here it is: ...

Here it is:

https://www.federalregister.gov/articles/2000/10/20/00-27038/federal-motor-vehicle-safety-standards-interior-trunk-release
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-12-2015, 05:46 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 390
Posted By GeorgeT
All cars sold in the US must have an emergency...

All cars sold in the US must have an emergency trunk release cable located in the truck incase you get locked in the trunk; they are usually yellow and tucked into the trunk lid. This has been a...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-10-2015, 06:13 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 808
Posted By GeorgeT
It's not as simple as opening the trunk; after...

It's not as simple as opening the trunk; after you open the trunk you then have to remove a trunk liner panel to get to the battery.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-08-2015, 08:43 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 278
Posted By GeorgeT
It would be very confusing if two phones could be...

It would be very confusing if two phones could be paired simultaneously and one was connected with a conversation and then the second one rang in.
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 05-07-2015, 05:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 424
Posted By GeorgeT
If you have Amtrac in your area, take it to...

If you have Amtrac in your area, take it to Greenville and then the Marriott will pick you up at the train station and you won't have to deal with two cars.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-06-2015, 05:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 278
Posted By GeorgeT
No.

No.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-04-2015, 11:17 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 180
Posted By GeorgeT
Not sure why a front caliper would be damaged by...

Not sure why a front caliper would be damaged by a rear end hit; did he put in new pads too? If so, new pads should have been fitted to both front calipers. If the caliper was damaged, what about...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-04-2015, 05:33 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 808
Posted By GeorgeT
These are good to maintain a charged battery over...

These are good to maintain a charged battery over a prolonged period of sitting, not for charging a flat battery. Charge the battery first and then use this for maintenance.
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 05-03-2015, 06:41 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 556
Posted By GeorgeT
You will be given a very detailed review of all...

You will be given a very detailed review of all the functions and features on your car. When the reviewer gets to the nav system, give him the address and ask him to enter it into the system.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-02-2015, 05:39 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 441
Posted By GeorgeT
With transmissions being so expensive and fluid...

With transmissions being so expensive and fluid changes/flushes so infrequent I would get the correct fluid from a dealer. The few bucks you save by sourcing elsewhere are not worth the worry and...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-26-2015, 05:32 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 387
Posted By GeorgeT
What if you give all the folders the same name?

What if you give all the folders the same name?
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 04-22-2015, 05:43 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 702
Posted By GeorgeT
The only thing I put on my cars is a good wax. I...

The only thing I put on my cars is a good wax. I believe that PDC uses Maguire's.
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 04-21-2015, 06:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 702
Posted By GeorgeT
Try these guys:...

Try these guys: http://www.autodetailinggreenville.com/
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-20-2015, 05:53 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 179
Posted By GeorgeT
Take it to a Democrat, he will fix it without...

Take it to a Democrat, he will fix it without delay.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-20-2015, 05:52 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 428
Posted By GeorgeT
My wife and I went to a concert last week and...

My wife and I went to a concert last week and before going in she said she was going to put he pocketbook in the trunk; when she shut the trunk the car beeped and the trunk opened. She had her...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-18-2015, 06:04 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 268
Posted By GeorgeT
I've had the Mechatroncs sleeve, pan, gasket and...

I've had the Mechatroncs sleeve, pan, gasket and fluid replaced in my '07 750 for less than $850 at my dealer's shop' The pan and gasket were replaced in my wife's '08 535i for less than $800 but...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-14-2015, 07:16 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 584
Posted By GeorgeT
Fog lights maybe but my '07 has a separate button...

Fog lights maybe but my '07 has a separate button for fogs.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-12-2015, 10:15 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 304
Posted By GeorgeT
If your car has Comfort Access you must get the...

If your car has Comfort Access you must get the replacement through a dealer after providing the VIN and proof of ownership.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 04-10-2015, 05:46 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 544
Posted By GeorgeT
Same here but more on than off for 35 years.

Same here but more on than off for 35 years.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 04-08-2015, 05:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 454
Posted By GeorgeT
Actually when flushing the brake system and...

Actually when flushing the brake system and switching to blue made it easy to tell when all of the old was out. On the next flush, switch back to gold and you know when the flush is complete.
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 04-04-2015, 06:16 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,083
Posted By GeorgeT
You really don't want to get caught speeding on...

You really don't want to get caught speeding on the Parkway; it's a Federal offense not State.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 04-04-2015, 06:13 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 356
Posted By GeorgeT
I'm not sure I would compound and polish,...

I'm not sure I would compound and polish, especially if you use an "aggressive" polish. You will remove some of the clear coat. One of the main purposes of compounding is to remove oxidized paint...
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