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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-06-2007, 09:51 AM
Replies: 1,364
Views: 606,916
Posted By Gary1227
I also just got a Blackberry Pearl (cingular) and...

I also just got a Blackberry Pearl (cingular) and it syncs perfectly with I-Drive. In fact I synced my Pearl with all my contact information from my Outlook address book and all shows up on I-Drive....
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-24-2006, 09:07 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,221
Posted By Gary1227
My car has had the TPM warning now 4 times. The...

My car has had the TPM warning now 4 times. The first time it indicated that was a general low tire pressure. I have since received messages of either the right front or left front tires being low....
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-25-2006, 04:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,329
Posted By Gary1227
A BMW rep called me after reading my post on this...

A BMW rep called me after reading my post on this board and advised me to take the car into the dealer for further review. I decided to wait until the TPM warning comes on again before making an...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-24-2006, 11:51 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,329
Posted By Gary1227
Thanks for passing the problem along to BMW. The...

Thanks for passing the problem along to BMW. The warning just came up on my car again over this past weekend indicating that the front right tire was again low. I checked the pressure and it was only...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-20-2006, 08:02 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,807
Posted By Gary1227
My City MPG is 12-13MPG

I live in the city and most of my daily driving is through neighborhood streets not exceeding 30MPH with frequent stops. When only driving in the city for short distances, I'm lucky to get 12-13...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-16-2006, 08:20 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,329
Posted By Gary1227
Tire Pressure Monitor on 07 models

The TPM Alert (Tire Pressure Low Warning) has come on in my car 3 times in that the last 30 days. I know a change in temperature can trigger an inaccurate warning but it seams the sensors are a bit...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-04-2006, 01:34 PM
Replies: 1,000
Views: 329,158
Posted By Gary1227
IPOD Adpater Installed

I just had the IPOD adapter installed on my 07 525xi. Interestingly the dealer had to do extensive software updates along with the IPOD installation. I thought this was odd as my car was a recent...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-03-2006, 01:59 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 7,527
Posted By Gary1227
I-POD Adapater Installed

I just had my I-Pod adapter installed yesterday. It took longer than expected due to amount of software updates required but I was only charged for 1.75 hours of labor instead of the 4 hours it...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-12-2006, 03:15 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,638
Posted By Gary1227
In city driving only I'm getting only about 12...

In city driving only I'm getting only about 12 mpg mainly on side streets with maximun speeds to 35 mph with freqesunt stop lights and signs. I had similiar results with my 2002 325XI. Hopefully I...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-18-2006, 08:58 PM
Replies: 1,000
Views: 329,158
Posted By Gary1227
I checked with my dealer today concerning the...

I checked with my dealer today concerning the I-POD interface. They said that they currently are not yet in stock in North America. No further information is available.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-31-2006, 08:46 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 996
Posted By Gary1227
Mine had 5 miles on it. I had also ordered my...

Mine had 5 miles on it. I had also ordered my car. I guess the mileage at delivery will depend upon the amount of test drives and quality checks that are done after leaving the factory, at VPC and at...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-25-2006, 03:52 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,592
Posted By Gary1227
The voice commands for phone dialing work...

The voice commands for phone dialing work perfectly in my car. Since I don't have navigation, the only commands that I have are related to phone dialing and I have had no problems. The blue tooth...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-21-2006, 08:02 AM
Replies: 169
Views: 17,289
Posted By Gary1227
I found this post from March on the E60 forum...

I found this post from March on the E60 forum that shows a service bulletin concerning the steering sensors. It appears that this issue has been around for awhile but indicates a redesign of the part...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-16-2006, 07:48 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,427
Posted By Gary1227
Does everyone know if BMW has determinied if the...

Does everyone know if BMW has determinied if the defective steering sensors affect only certain build dates or is the problem just random throughout the 2006-2007 production?

My car has not had...
Forum: European Delivery 07-14-2006, 12:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 778
Posted By Gary1227
Enjoy your trip and your new car! and...

Enjoy your trip and your new car!


and welcome to the Olivine owners club!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-11-2006, 06:10 AM
Replies: 1,000
Views: 329,158
Posted By Gary1227
I was wondering if the IPOD adapter will power...

I was wondering if the IPOD adapter will power the IPOD off when the ignition is turn off. It would a pain to have to open the glove compartment to turn off the IPOD everytime you leave the car for...
Forum: European Delivery 07-05-2006, 12:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 854
Posted By Gary1227
My car showed up at the dealer exactly on the...

My car showed up at the dealer exactly on the estimated delivery day. I'm sure the holiday weekend probably got in the way of your delivery but I'm sure it will be there any day. If your dealer has...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-01-2006, 02:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 916
Posted By Gary1227
I just have my iPod nano laying next to the...

I just have my iPod nano laying next to the I-Drive Controller on the console. I have the wire to the rear AUX port fed alonside the driver seat. I find it very easy and convenient to change songs...
Forum: General BMW 06-30-2006, 09:58 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 36,640
Posted By Gary1227
This is my 3rd. 1992 325i, 2002 325xi, 2007...

This is my 3rd. 1992 325i, 2002 325xi, 2007 525xi
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-29-2006, 11:40 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 751
Posted By Gary1227
My car talks like a dude too!

My car talks like a dude too!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-27-2006, 03:54 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,417
Posted By Gary1227
Thanks for the replies. I guess I was just being...

Thanks for the replies. I guess I was just being overly picky. Other than that I have no complaints.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-24-2006, 08:58 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 906
Posted By Gary1227
Same Here. My car was also listed as having...

Same Here. My car was also listed as having several options missing on the OC but was delivered with all the correct options. The dealer has all the information on their system including the latest...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-23-2006, 02:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,417
Posted By Gary1227
Scratches in Wood Trim

Has anyone else noticed what appears to be scratches or swirl marks in the wood trim when in direct sun light or with interior lights on. I had my sun roof open today and the sun was hitting the...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-21-2006, 01:24 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,349
Posted By Gary1227
Congratulations on finally getting your car! What...

Congratulations on finally getting your car! What a relief it is.

Another new bimmer takes to the streets of the Chicago. Mine just turned 400 miles.
I've been a bit cautious on where I park...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-21-2006, 01:18 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,227
Posted By Gary1227
The rear reflectors definately do not lite up....

The rear reflectors definately do not lite up. The car pictured with lighted rear bumper reflectors must have done his own modifications. Even the euro versons do not have tail lites in the bumper,...
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