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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-16-2014, 07:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 356
Posted By 62Maxx
Goodyears..... hmmmmm

I have NEW Goodyear 225/55/16/ 95V all season tires on my 525I and I can feel every crack & bump on the road. As a kid, (now 54) I remember my bicycles having the hard asphalt composite tire on my...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-06-2014, 03:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 216
Posted By 62Maxx
Thank You!

Thank You!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-05-2014, 06:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 216
Posted By 62Maxx
What is This? (cover over the OBDII port) 2004 525I

HiYa, can anyone give me a tech response to this cover affixed over the OBDII port? I did a search for the TYCO pt# & the BMW pt # with no explanation. I am curious about the resistor affixed to...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-16-2014, 01:41 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 109
Posted By 62Maxx
Any CODERS available in the Chicago/NWI area?

HiYa, I'm looking for someone to code an AUX plug jack for the standard HI-FI factory system. Also if someone has expertise to physically install the AUX jack also as a possiblilty. I'm looking...
Forum: Great Lakes Region - IL, IN, MI, MN, OH, and WI 08-15-2014, 12:30 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,035
Posted By 62Maxx
Contact Info Request

Anyone have contact info for these guys? The system will not allow any PM's to them. Thanks!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-16-2014, 09:50 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 423
Posted By 62Maxx
I happen to find a 2004 525I with only 42K miles...

I happen to find a 2004 525I with only 42K miles on it along with it being in pristine condition. I really love the car, it rides like a magic carpet and I get a combined 27 MPG city/hwy with a K &...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-30-2014, 07:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 415
Posted By 62Maxx
2004 525I 6 Cyl gas mpg.

[FONT="Georgia"][SIZE="3"]I have a 2004 525 I with 50K miles and I get 27MPG on the highway...at 70 mph. Hope this might help.... and I use 87 OCTANE fuel......as opposed to 93 octane which is...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-22-2014, 04:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 447
Posted By 62Maxx
Thanks . I will check !

Thanks . I will check !
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-16-2014, 05:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 447
Posted By 62Maxx
Thanks!

Thanks!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-16-2014, 08:10 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 165
Posted By 62Maxx
2004 525I Bluetooth?

Is Bluetooth an OPTION for this year & model? I have the phone buttons on the steering wheel and the mics are in the roof headliner but I cannot sync my Samsung Galaxy S-3. When I try to sync it...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-14-2014, 01:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 245
Posted By 62Maxx
Make sure you keep constant voltage to the car...

Make sure you keep constant voltage to the car when changing out the battery! Such as a battery tender affixed to the connections under the hood with a constant 12VDC output to retain computer...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-14-2014, 01:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 447
Posted By 62Maxx
2004 525I bluetooth ???

HiYa all, don't "ding" me too bad ( I know there is a Bluetooth sticky but did not find my answers) Soooooo, here goes! #1. Is bluetooth an "option" or standard for this year car? #2. I...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-31-2014, 12:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 160
Posted By 62Maxx
DRL's are flickering '04-525I

HiYa, all.... I just noticed my DRL's (both) are flickering. I have a new battery so that counts that out. They are the original stock H-7 bulbs which on this years model are also the high beam...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-30-2014, 05:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 267
Posted By 62Maxx
Any DIY coolant change process on a 2004 525I?

HiYa all, I would like to change my antifreeze coolant on my 2004 525I. Is it too hard to do or can I DIY? If so, what is the recommended type and brand of antifreeze coolant and how much...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-19-2014, 07:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 573
Posted By 62Maxx
I have brand new Goodyear Eagle GT's ...

I have brand new Goodyear Eagle GT's 225/55/R16's on my 2004 525-I and I think driving a cement mixer is much more comfortable. I feel EVERY
bump and road condition blip that I traverse. ...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-19-2014, 06:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 481
Posted By 62Maxx
I'm ridin on Goodyear Eagle GT's, 225/55/R16's ...

I'm ridin on Goodyear Eagle GT's, 225/55/R16's (brand new) and I think driving a cement mixer is much more comfortable. (2004, 525 I) Not happy at all....
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-16-2014, 06:34 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,890
Posted By 62Maxx
Sigh.....

[SIZE="4"]After learning of all of this pre maintenance, pre maintenance and more pre maintenance, not just with the transmissions but the brake fluid change karma and the asinine german procedure of...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-14-2014, 07:35 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 174
Posted By 62Maxx
Any Indy BMW coders in Chicago/NWI?

Are there any reliable coders in Chicago or N.W. Indiana? As soon as the weather warms up ( ha haa) I'm installing an AUX cable to my basic factory BMW audio system to play MP-3's. After the...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-14-2014, 06:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 358
Posted By 62Maxx
Stuck in snow with DSC!?!?

HiYa all, My first time stuck in snow with "Da Beemer". Geeze O Petes! Got stuck in my driveway. I tried to "rock the car" for momentum but as I "floored the pedal", it restricted engine power to...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-28-2014, 05:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 360
Posted By 62Maxx
My '04 525I rides like a bumpy go cart.

Greetings, I recently purchased a used 2004 525I with only 42K miles on it. Since it is my first BMW, the suspension/ride seems very stiff. I feel EVERY bump in the road as if the cars...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-10-2014, 05:37 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,308
Posted By 62Maxx
Honda V/S BMW

Just some comments which is SO realistic to this question. I have a 2005 Honda Accord LX 2.5 4 cyl. of which I recently bought a 2004 525-I with 42 K. I bought the Honda also with 45K and ran it...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-18-2014, 01:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 248
Posted By 62Maxx
Yea.... how stupid, eliminating a simple dipstick.

Yea.... how stupid, eliminating a simple dipstick.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-18-2014, 01:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 225
Posted By 62Maxx
DRL's are flickering. Any advise?

Greetings, both of my DRL's are flickering at idle and also while revving the engine at 2-3K/RPMS while parked in the garage and seeing the lights "waver" on the garage wall. It's a 2004 525-I with...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-15-2014, 04:31 PM
Replies: 305
Views: 17,152
Posted By 62Maxx
A 1968 Dodge Charger R/T that I bought for $400...

A 1968 Dodge Charger R/T that I bought for $400 bucks.. off of a school teacher that had a 440 Magnum automatic that was so frickin fast, it would actually "throw your head back" when you mashed...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-15-2014, 04:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 248
Posted By 62Maxx
'04 525 I Intake trivia question.....

HiYa all, today I was scoping out the engine bay on my '04 525I "I-6" and between the # 3 & #4 intake runner I saw this "receptacle" or some kind of "snap in " plug orfice. Am I missing...
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