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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-30-2016, 09:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 577
Posted By MSAMMY
Sound quality is just as good as if I plug in my...

Sound quality is just as good as if I plug in my iPod into the 30 pin connector, no difference at all. Lots of good options on this thread! :thumbup:
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-29-2016, 10:54 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 577
Posted By MSAMMY
I totally agree, it works great. All of your...

I totally agree, it works great. All of your playlists can be used and it looks exactly like if the phone was plugged in via the cable, only you can't plug in an iPhone6 into the older style cable. ...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-29-2016, 12:45 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,132
Posted By MSAMMY
I bought the app on the Apple App store and...

I bought the app on the Apple App store and purchased the Gen2 adapter on Amazon. It works great on our '07 550i using an iPhone 6. The battery registration module is an additional charge using the...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-29-2016, 12:18 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 577
Posted By MSAMMY
You can stream your music via Bluetooth easily...

You can stream your music via Bluetooth easily using the Tune2Air Bluetooth adapter. It simply plugs into your 6Fl cable and that's it! I have one each for our E60 and E92 and they work fantastic! ...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-29-2016, 12:03 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 7,929
Posted By MSAMMY
Smile Here's a recent photo of our '07 550i Sport. We...

Here's a recent photo of our '07 550i Sport. We took delivery of her in June 2006 and is now approaching 10 years old and just turned 76K miles. Albeit she's a garage queen and never driven in snow...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-27-2015, 07:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 530
Posted By MSAMMY
Angry Has anyone ordered "Plug and Play" E60 LED tail "upgrades" from ModBargains.com?

So we ordered a pair of "100% Plug and Play" LCI LED tail lights for our 2007 E60 550i from www.ModBargains.com and went to install them today only to find they are NOT truly "100% Plug and Play".
...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-30-2015, 08:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,201
Posted By MSAMMY
Sol, Sounds like our cars are twins, mine is an...

Sol, Sounds like our cars are twins, mine is an '07 and took early delivery June, 2006, one of the first 550i in CT. I now have 70K miles on it and I push it hard almost every time I drive. As...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-22-2015, 10:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 689
Posted By MSAMMY
In the morning when you meet with them, ask to...

In the morning when you meet with them, ask to meet with the Service Manager and the Shop Foreman. Tell them point blank - check that my rear tires have been installed properly on the wheels, they've...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-22-2015, 11:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,085
Posted By MSAMMY
:confused: OK, there are no BMW Techs in Germany...

:confused: OK, there are no BMW Techs in Germany that can help diagnose your problem? Really? Where was your car manufactured? :confused:
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-21-2015, 09:14 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,558
Posted By MSAMMY
That's exactly what we plan to do with our E53...

That's exactly what we plan to do with our E53 X5, keep driving her until a major drivetrain failure that's catastrophic enough to disable this vehicle that's only worth about $4K now. Like I said,...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-20-2015, 11:38 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,558
Posted By MSAMMY
OK, I have another data point for you. Our 2002...

OK, I have another data point for you. Our 2002 E53 X5 just turned 150K miles, original trans fluid and she runs like when we picked her up in November 2001. There are two camps on this subject for...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-16-2014, 05:33 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,642
Posted By MSAMMY
Does anyone know if this SIB is covered for free...

Does anyone know if this SIB is covered for free outside of the warranty period? I get this message every time I turn the wheel quickly after backing out of the garage, or pulling out of my L-shaped...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-27-2014, 06:24 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,616
Posted By MSAMMY
OK, if it's the entire car that's vibrating, you...

OK, if it's the entire car that's vibrating, you most likely have one or more bend rims in the back. Does the vibration change from time to time and sometimes seem to go away or is it always...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-26-2014, 09:01 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,616
Posted By MSAMMY
Also, where do you feel the vibration, in the...

Also, where do you feel the vibration, in the seat/chassis area or in the steering wheel? That's an important piece of information we're missing that we need to help you out...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-12-2014, 10:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 529
Posted By MSAMMY
Hmmmm, I had the same problem when the battery...

Hmmmm, I had the same problem when the battery was running low. How old is your battery? If it's pretty old, you get a lot of weird messages like that on I-drive.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-12-2014, 10:19 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,721
Posted By MSAMMY
Keep in mind, another selling point is the fact...

Keep in mind, another selling point is the fact that your car has one of the last naturally aspirated, non-turbo charged V8 engines that BMW has manufactured and maybe one day, may be considered a...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 09-10-2013, 10:39 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,136
Posted By MSAMMY
Welcome aboard Dan, there's a great bunch of...

Welcome aboard Dan, there's a great bunch of peeps here that can help out with just about any question on your 535i. Post some questions, we're here to help! :thumbup:
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 09-10-2013, 10:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 497
Posted By MSAMMY
How old is the battery? They do weird things to...

How old is the battery? They do weird things to the electronics when they are weak and on the way out. Just a suggestion and good luck!
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 09-10-2013, 10:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 785
Posted By MSAMMY
I just put a set of Conti DWS's on our 328xi and...

I just put a set of Conti DWS's on our 328xi and the ride vs. the Runflats are like night and day, sans some cornering crispness. On our 550i we have about 3K miles on the Michelin Pilot Super...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 09-09-2013, 09:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 946
Posted By MSAMMY
Same here, the 2007 550I V8 is rock solid, just...

Same here, the 2007 550I V8 is rock solid, just maintain and no problems so far at 62K miles! :thumbup:
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 09-09-2013, 08:58 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,423
Posted By MSAMMY
If you do opt for the Sports Package, definitely...

If you do opt for the Sports Package, definitely get rid of the Run-Flat "stones" they ship your car with from the factory. Without RFT's, the car still handles perfectly and it takes the "edge" off...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-22-2013, 10:49 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 5,970
Posted By MSAMMY
Will, Hell no, Say it ain't so!!! Congrats on the...

Will, Hell no, Say it ain't so!!! Congrats on the new ride. We're keeping our 550i as She's the last normally aspirated non-turbo charged V8 ever made! The car is a beast and we won't trade her for...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-07-2013, 10:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,856
Posted By MSAMMY
Wow, that's a drastic amount of power steering...

Wow, that's a drastic amount of power steering fluid leaking. Did this suddenly come on or did you have to add fluid gradually to get to this level of leakage? Do you have the sports package with...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-17-2013, 09:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 980
Posted By MSAMMY
+1 on the Club Soda! Flood it and immediately...

+1 on the Club Soda! Flood it and immediately vacuum with a wet/dry shop vac. Try a small patch first then expand. Do this a couple of times and keep vacuuming until its almost dry. This should...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-25-2013, 08:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 834
Posted By MSAMMY
That's the thing, it seems to be hit or miss with...

That's the thing, it seems to be hit or miss with E60 battery life with no definitive pattern at all. My commute over the 7 years was 3.2 miles each way. The car has only 58K miles on her and was...
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