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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) Today, 03:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 117
Posted By burnie35
I'm not a mechanic so I can't answer the...

I'm not a mechanic so I can't answer the question. All I know is that when BMW replaced my wastegates and turbos, they dropped the whole engine out of the car to work on it. The work was done under...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-10-2015, 12:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 529
Posted By burnie35
Me too! This is my third BMW ... I've had...

Me too!

This is my third BMW ... I've had it for 6 years, maintain it, clean it, polish it, love it!

And don't plan to get rid of it any time soon.:p
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-10-2015, 11:56 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 675
Posted By burnie35
I pre-emptively changed my water pump (2009 535i)...

I pre-emptively changed my water pump (2009 535i) when the mileage was just below 72,000. I've have the car since new (still do) and all the proper (and some extra) maintenance has been performed. By...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 09-14-2014, 10:05 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 727
Posted By burnie35
Do you keep it in a garage? More importantly, do...

Do you keep it in a garage? More importantly, do you keep it clean and waxed?
If you do these things and the car was purchased used, maybe the previous owner(s) didn't.
... and after all, the car...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-13-2014, 08:39 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,006
Posted By burnie35
Exactly! :)

Exactly! :)
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-13-2014, 08:38 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,006
Posted By burnie35
Thank you for noticing ... it took a few shots to...

Thank you for noticing ... it took a few shots to get it.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-12-2014, 03:18 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,006
Posted By burnie35
I've had my E60 535 for over 5 years now, and...

I've had my E60 535 for over 5 years now, and love it more every time I drive it. With the downpipes, Injen DCI's and Cobb aggressive tune, the car is a beast (at least in my eyes). Never...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-02-2014, 06:10 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,072
Posted By burnie35
+1 Sent from BimmerApp mobile app

+1


Sent from BimmerApp mobile app
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-14-2014, 06:47 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 5,275
Posted By burnie35
Don't forget to post your experience (both good...

Don't forget to post your experience (both good and bad) with making the repair on the forum ... good luck!! :)

Maybe even take a few photos while you do the work ... it all helps.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-29-2014, 04:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 605
Posted By burnie35
AR downpipes are available with cats. ...

AR downpipes are available with cats.



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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-25-2014, 10:50 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 404
Posted By burnie35
With all the flaky stuff, it sounds like a...

With all the flaky stuff, it sounds like a battery problem to me ... (but I'm not a mechanic).
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-20-2014, 06:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 322
Posted By burnie35
When they can see me (all they usually see are my...

When they can see me (all they usually see are my tailpipes) :rofl:
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-20-2014, 03:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 322
Posted By burnie35
New turbos under warranty

Just had my turbos replaced under the extended (82,000 mile) warranty. While the engine was out, I decided to replace the water pump/thermostat as preventive maintenance ... the car has 72,000 miles...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-05-2014, 09:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 510
Posted By burnie35
My baby is at the dealer getting some new turbos...

My baby is at the dealer getting some new turbos (I hope if BMWNA approves) ... wastegate rattle warranty ... will check it after I get it back, and after a few tanks of gas will report back. The OBC...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-05-2014, 09:38 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 510
Posted By burnie35
I finally figured that out (only had Bimmers for...

I finally figured that out (only had Bimmers for 9 years). :D

I use those functions all the time ... just never realized they were called "OBC".
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-05-2014, 08:33 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 510
Posted By burnie35
Thank you

Thank you
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-04-2014, 09:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 510
Posted By burnie35
What is "OBC"? Sent from BimmerApp mobile...

What is "OBC"?


Sent from BimmerApp mobile app
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-03-2014, 10:01 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,050
Posted By burnie35
I agree, and my N54 E60 gets decent mileage also....

I agree, and my N54 E60 gets decent mileage also. My point actually had mostly to do with buying a high-performance vehicle and the maintenance that goes along with it ... making fuel efficiency not...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-02-2014, 09:32 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,050
Posted By burnie35
Worried about gas mileage? Why did you buy a BMW...

Worried about gas mileage? Why did you buy a BMW 5 series? :dunno:
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-23-2013, 07:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 316
Posted By burnie35
Check out this thread:...

Check out this thread: http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=661202&highlight=
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-13-2013, 07:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 613
Posted By burnie35
6 weeks does seem odd ... but I had a loaner for...

6 weeks does seem odd ... but I had a loaner for over a week from the dealer in Orlando 5 years ago while they waited for my first hpfp replacement ... at that time, it had to be sent from Germany.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-13-2013, 07:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 658
Posted By burnie35
Ok ... I was thinking about the comfort access...

Ok ... I was thinking about the comfort access system ...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-13-2013, 09:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 658
Posted By burnie35
Doesn't Keyless Entry allow you to keep the key...

Doesn't Keyless Entry allow you to keep the key in your pocket?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-11-2013, 08:28 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 613
Posted By burnie35
Hope your loaner is a nice car ...

Hope your loaner is a nice car ...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-06-2013, 07:33 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 639
Posted By burnie35
More great information! :)

More great information! :)
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