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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-05-2012, 01:20 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,428
Posted By WULFFZA
Why would the insurance pay the salvage value on...

Why would the insurance pay the salvage value on top? Interested to know as I am waiting on my insurance co to declare a total loss. Since they are paying you the full market value already, why...
Forum: European Delivery 10-20-2012, 05:53 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 9,474
Posted By WULFFZA
Fantastic write up and pics. I need to go through...

Fantastic write up and pics. I need to go through it slower with a beer this afternoon... Adding this link to my future euro delivery planning spreadsheet!

To those who say many of the pics show...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-20-2012, 09:00 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,141
Posted By WULFFZA
I put the Centric semi ceramic pads on my 545i,...

I put the Centric semi ceramic pads on my 545i, dust way down, but they are noisy and it drove me insane. My advice is invest $200 in a pressure washer at Sears, have it permanently hooked up and...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 03-19-2012, 07:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 519
Posted By WULFFZA
If you are removing a set of 166M wheels, are the...

If you are removing a set of 166M wheels, are the tpms sensors reusable, or do you have to buy replacements?
Forum: E60 M5 (2006 - 2010) 12-05-2011, 05:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 5,768
Posted By WULFFZA
Seems to be a common issue. Mine did the same,...

Seems to be a common issue. Mine did the same, replaced under warranty. I didn't look to see if they put a new motor in or just reconnected something. Seems to me that if the motor turns thats an...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 10-30-2011, 08:09 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,034
Posted By WULFFZA
I saw 4 parked at BMW NA hq in NJ today :-)

I saw 4 parked at BMW NA hq in NJ today :-)
Forum: The Detail Department 10-23-2011, 09:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,423
Posted By WULFFZA
Overspray on wheels after curb rash repair

I recently purchased an M5 that had curb rash repaired on my request. The inside of the wheel is rough in places and I can only assume that it is paint overspray. It makes it difficult to wipe down....
Forum: The Detail Department 10-23-2011, 09:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,079
Posted By WULFFZA
Will window 'rash' buff out?

I recently bought a 3 yr old M5 and all the windows have a fine misty overspray. It makes the wipers sound like they are running over paper. I rubbed the windshield with rainx and it improved it a...
Forum: The Detail Department 10-22-2011, 08:46 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,296
Posted By WULFFZA
Does the pristine clean have a shelf life? I...

Does the pristine clean have a shelf life? I bought some over a year ago with the rejuvenator and used it once. It stayed in my cleaning kit which may have occassionally heated up when left in the...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-19-2011, 05:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 666
Posted By WULFFZA
Unless you have the means to pay the increase in...

Unless you have the means to pay the increase in maintenance cost, which could be anything from $1,500 - $4,000 a year absent any catastrophic failure, I would stay away from a high mileage BMW. I...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-18-2011, 09:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,033
Posted By WULFFZA
Just saw my old car put up for sale. Lets just...

Just saw my old car put up for sale. Lets just say the should be willing to negotiate at this price... it really is as clean as it looks and I gave them copies of comprehensive service documentation....
Forum: E60 M5 (2006 - 2010) 10-18-2011, 07:05 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,475
Posted By WULFFZA
08 6sp shift quality

I am still getting to know the car (only had it 10days) and making a list of maintenance items that need seeing to. I have done a search on notchy shifts etc and while it is common that this box isnt...
Forum: E60 M5 (2006 - 2010) 10-05-2011, 04:15 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 6,029
Posted By WULFFZA
Buying an 08 manual loaded (perforated vented...

Buying an 08 manual loaded (perforated vented comfort seats, nav, extended leather etc etc original $97k sticker), 31k miles, still under original warranty through 08/12 for $52k.
Forum: E60 M5 (2006 - 2010) 10-05-2011, 04:10 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,796
Posted By WULFFZA
I am picking up an E60 M5 this week and this too...

I am picking up an E60 M5 this week and this too bothers me. I haunt looked under the side skirts but I assume there are still jack points that the standard scissor jack will fit into?
Forum: E60 M5 (2006 - 2010) 10-04-2011, 12:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 6,399
Posted By WULFFZA
Check out m5board That seems the be were all...

Check out m5board

That seems the be were all the broken ones are talked about.. I like that there is a mix of topic on this board.
Forum: E60 M5 (2006 - 2010) 10-04-2011, 11:37 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,654
Posted By WULFFZA
Its known that the 6peed is US only and it is...

Its known that the 6peed is US only and it is based on a 550i 6speed box. I never heard anyone say that box was terrible, but perhaps I wasnt listening.

It personal preferance
SMG
+ The car was...
Forum: E60 M5 (2006 - 2010) 10-04-2011, 11:25 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,654
Posted By WULFFZA
Please elaborate.

Please elaborate.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-30-2011, 12:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 8,129
Posted By WULFFZA
Given the latest market data.. about $1,500. :)...

Given the latest market data.. about $1,500.
:)

Now I want to build a track car!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-29-2011, 01:14 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 8,129
Posted By WULFFZA
Your sincerity makes me chuckle

Your sincerity makes me chuckle
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-13-2011, 05:48 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,332
Posted By WULFFZA
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=...

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=520116&highlight=

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=492536&highlight=
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-09-2011, 06:40 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 26,079
Posted By WULFFZA
After replacing the vacuum pump in July, I...

After replacing the vacuum pump in July, I noticed a few spots on the ground a few weeks ago. Long story short - it was the oil pressure switch that sits under the vacuum pump, very difficult to see,...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-06-2011, 11:57 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,410
Posted By WULFFZA
Dealer called to say it is the oil pressure...

Dealer called to say it is the oil pressure switch. I assume thats what the red circled item is since it is at the end of an electrical lead. They cant see it leaking anywhere else.
$350 to replace...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-06-2011, 06:57 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,410
Posted By WULFFZA
Car is at the dealer this am, I took these pics...

Car is at the dealer this am, I took these pics last night. Looking up towards the vacuum pump. Vacuum pump was replaced less than 2 months ago.

Can somone tell me what is in the red and yellow...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-25-2011, 05:15 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 24,046
Posted By WULFFZA
+1 I used to have a 35mile commute each way,...

+1

I used to have a 35mile commute each way, majority rolling highway and my real world mpg tank to tank was typically around 20mpg (highway only would get up to 26). I now have a 4mile commute,...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-21-2011, 06:06 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 8,516
Posted By WULFFZA
I havnt had a leak from the engine/valve covers,...

I havnt had a leak from the engine/valve covers, yet. Another heads up, check your vacuum pump on the front passenger side of the engine. Right behind the radiator. See pic. The baseplate behind the...
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