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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-11-2011, 09:39 AM
Replies: 847
Views: 199,603
Posted By togles
I got the run around for a while with BMW under a...

I got the run around for a while with BMW under a cpo warranty for this issue and they finally replaced the mechatronics value assembly and that completely resolved it. Previous fixes they tried were...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-02-2011, 08:53 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 5,279
Posted By togles
Brake Pad Warning will not reset

Hey guys,

I have read all of the threads about resetting the brake pad replacement warning on multiple web sites and I have tried this process 100 times and I cannot get this thing to reset.

I...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-12-2010, 10:26 AM
Replies: 847
Views: 199,603
Posted By togles
Update - Had the car back for a couple...

Update -

Had the car back for a couple weeks now. Issue resolved with the mechatronics replacement. Also, I used to have to wait several seconds for reverse to engage. The mechatronics fixed that...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-28-2010, 03:34 PM
Replies: 847
Views: 199,603
Posted By togles
Update - Took the car back to the dealer this...

Update -
Took the car back to the dealer this morning, went for a ride with a tech and demonstrated the issue. They just called me back and stated that they sent up the service codes for which...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-22-2010, 12:31 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,870
Posted By togles
I never told them that I opened up the overhead...

I never told them that I opened up the overhead console to wire up my radar detector. It may noy have been obvious to them even though the radar detector was in it when it was at the dealer and the...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-22-2010, 08:10 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,180
Posted By togles
Sharp looking car, well done. The photos...

Sharp looking car, well done.

The photos are amazing. Very professional looking. Looks like they belong in a brochure.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-22-2010, 08:05 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,870
Posted By togles
Update on this. The fault / error on the airbag...

Update on this. The fault / error on the airbag had to be reset by the dealer. Luckily under CPO, so no charge. Apparently if you disconnect the power source for the overhead airbag indicator light...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-21-2010, 09:22 AM
Replies: 847
Views: 199,603
Posted By togles
The Software upgrade DID NOT work. It would...

The Software upgrade DID NOT work.
It would appear that now at 30-35 mph that this problem occurs. I dont recall it ever happening at this speed before. I have tried to get it to happen at the 4-50...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-17-2010, 07:41 AM
Replies: 847
Views: 199,603
Posted By togles
The software update appears to have worked. I...

The software update appears to have worked. I havent done a whole lot of driving since I picked the car up but the surging has not happened since.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-14-2010, 11:26 AM
Replies: 847
Views: 199,603
Posted By togles
Update - SA called me back already and said that...

Update - SA called me back already and said that there was a software update for this transmission issue and that they were installing it! He said that it also addressed the rough idle issue but that...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-14-2010, 11:04 AM
Replies: 847
Views: 199,603
Posted By togles
Dropped my car off this morning, mentioned that...

Dropped my car off this morning, mentioned that there was a SIB associated with this. I dont feel very confident that theyll find or do anything about this.

I also mentioned that when the car is...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-05-2010, 08:44 AM
Replies: 847
Views: 199,603
Posted By togles
I have this problem as well, and have a used CPO...

I have this problem as well, and have a used CPO car that expires Apr '11. Its a '05 545i.

In DS mode, cruising steadily between 40-50 mph it jerks but the rpms nver skip a beat(bizarre). Then if...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-05-2010, 08:27 AM
Replies: 1,001
Views: 335,174
Posted By togles
Couple of things: I am considering an option...

Couple of things:

I am considering an option that a local stereo shop recommended, a brodit mount with a TomTom car kit mounted on it.

I told them basically that my requirements were to be able...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-05-2010, 08:13 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,666
Posted By togles
I prefer black. I have the stock 18's got'em...

I prefer black. I have the stock 18's got'em powder coated semi black.
Black is the new chrome as they say.
Forum: Mobile Electronics and Lighting 06-05-2010, 08:08 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 525
Posted By togles
E39 DICE iPhone Kit - ****SOLD****

****This is SOLD****


I traded in my E39 recently for a E60 so I took this out.
Its brand new, will sell it for $50.

Thanks,
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-26-2010, 04:59 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,870
Posted By togles
yep

yep
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-25-2010, 07:37 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,870
Posted By togles
Thanks. I essentially do not have anything wired...

Thanks. I essentially do not have anything wired up right now, everything is back the way it was. I am just wondering what I may have done to cause this airbag warning.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-24-2010, 10:56 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,870
Posted By togles
Hey everyone, I was messing around in the...

Hey everyone,

I was messing around in the upper console trying to wire up my radar detector over the weekend and did not get it working. I gave up and buttoned everything back up but now when I...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-30-2009, 12:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 627
Posted By togles
Ahh sh** that sucks! Thanks for the clarification

Ahh sh** that sucks! Thanks for the clarification
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-30-2009, 11:28 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 627
Posted By togles
I dont think so... Radio underneath, CD...

I dont think so...

Radio underneath, CD Player on top, two separate physical units.

Are you trying to say that my factory stereo would not work if I removed the Business CD(ie took it out and...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-30-2009, 10:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 627
Posted By togles
Remove Business CD, add storage / Options?

Hey everyone,

Just brainstorming here, wondering if anyone has done something similar or if there is a aftermarket kit for this.

I have the DICE iPOD unit, installed just to the left of the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-08-2009, 01:05 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,736
Posted By togles
Right on man, maybe ill take you up on that....

Right on man, maybe ill take you up on that. Sounds easy enough though.

Thanks
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-07-2009, 01:19 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,736
Posted By togles
Thanks to everyone for your feedback. You almost...

Thanks to everyone for your feedback. You almost have to turn the key hard enough that it feels like you are breaking it!

PS - on the fan control unit or final stage resistor, is this such a...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-07-2009, 09:41 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,736
Posted By togles
Thanks a lot, yes, I remember i was able to...

Thanks a lot, yes, I remember i was able to unlock the trunk manually but not the driver door. So what is the fan control unit and what did it do to drain your battery?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-07-2009, 09:22 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,736
Posted By togles
cannot open/unlock - please help

Hey guys, I have a 2002 525i. I cannot open it with the key(button) or with the key by turning the driver lock manually. I tried my key and my wifes key. This happened before and it was a dead...
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