Welcome to Bimmerfest -- The #1 Online Community for BMW related information! Please enjoy the discussion forums below and share your experiences with the 200,000 current, new and past BMW owners. The forums are broken out by car model and into other special interest sections such as BMW European Delivery and a special forum to voice your questions to the many BMW dealers on the site to assist our members!

Please follow the links below to help get you started!

Go Back   Bimmerfest - BMW Forums > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 218
Search took 0.86 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: boost7
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) Today, 02:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 242
Posted By boost7
Ok, yea if you ordered it, they would of taken...

Ok, yea if you ordered it, they would of taken down all the necessary info to have it program properly before the customer picked it up. Thanks for clearing it up.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) Today, 01:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 205
Posted By boost7
i would start with the negative post being...

i would start with the negative post being disconnected overnight to reset the battery change as Banglenot suggested. Also, change out your plugs since you have 100k miles. Never hurt to have fresh...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) Today, 01:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 979
Posted By boost7
3AM??? hahaa time to wake up the...

3AM??? hahaa time to wake up the neighbors...hahaa jk. Do it at a more convenient time.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) Today, 01:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 979
Posted By boost7
Youtube, then link us, or dropbox and share a...

Youtube, then link us, or dropbox and share a link.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) Today, 01:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 70
Posted By boost7
Red - that's your problem right there, it's...

Red - that's your problem right there, it's indicating that the vents blow out heated air, instead of cold (blue) air. So navigate to that selection, then twist the knob to change from red to blue...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) Today, 12:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 979
Posted By boost7
mrerict - those are some nice canisters...you...

mrerict - those are some nice canisters...you have a sound clip for us?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) Today, 11:56 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 242
Posted By boost7
Did you have to order it or the guy walked into...

Did you have to order it or the guy walked into the back parts counter and pulled it off the shelves?

If you ordered it, they must of taken down your vin number and had it preset to your car. Hard...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) Today, 11:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 70
Posted By boost7
look inside your idrive under climate and adjust...

look inside your idrive under climate and adjust the temperature, it should have red or blue indicating bars, just use the idrive knob to navigate and turn to the settings you want
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) Today, 11:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 116
Posted By boost7
that's the snorkel for the electrical...

that's the snorkel for the electrical gremlins....jk ...vent tube as mentioned above. There should be a vent hole on the side of the battery, if not it might be covered with an insert cap. Find a...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-17-2014, 09:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 603
Posted By boost7
sweeting looking wagon :thumbup:

sweeting looking wagon :thumbup:
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-17-2014, 10:09 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 204
Posted By boost7
so you only have the stock cats and a magnaflow...

so you only have the stock cats and a magnaflow at the end? does it drone around 2k-4k rpm?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-16-2014, 10:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 204
Posted By boost7
easiest fix would to put your stock resonators...

easiest fix would to put your stock resonators back on, if you still have them. That way you don't spend anymore on parts. If you don't have them, then you should look into vibrant ultra quiet...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-14-2014, 10:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 191
Posted By boost7
post up pictures once you get them installed

post up pictures once you get them installed
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-14-2014, 04:14 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 511
Posted By boost7
I do the basic oil change to any new/used car...

I do the basic oil change to any new/used car when taking ownership. An oil change is pretty cheap and an added precaution knowing it has fresh oil in there so I can enjoy the car, rather than having...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-14-2014, 03:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 191
Posted By boost7
From experience on my car, you will need at least...

From experience on my car, you will need at least 15mm - 20mm spacer fronts (25mm for more aggressive look), for the rears 10mm - 20mm spacers

The tire size is good.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-14-2014, 02:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 363
Posted By boost7
if you have plans for another car already, than...

if you have plans for another car already, than just throw the funds towards that while your current 550 doesn't need any other repairs. Otherwise, you might hit a roadblock if something major breaks...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-11-2014, 11:52 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 219
Posted By boost7
WTF!?!? - Was this the dealer's suggestion to...

WTF!?!? - Was this the dealer's suggestion to update or was it the customer? I'll be skeptical to accepting the update if nothing is going to improve.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-08-2014, 11:55 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 491
Posted By boost7
Interior - WOW!!! - Execution, achievement...

Interior - WOW!!! -

Execution, achievement and final outcome of the paint job is amazing, but color choice? Dr. Pepper maroon/burgandy??
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-08-2014, 11:35 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 275
Posted By boost7
interesting

interesting
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-07-2014, 01:29 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,034
Posted By boost7
The article has some truth to it, but it's like...

The article has some truth to it, but it's like the poor man's justification of not picking up the M car. You throw this at an M5 owner and he'll just shrug it off and wouldn't even care.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-04-2014, 09:47 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 284
Posted By boost7
does the bumper have to be OEM? Are you going to...

does the bumper have to be OEM? Are you going to keep the car long or resell it soon? You can always get a used bumper from the For Sale Section, or just go aftermarket and order them from Trinity...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-04-2014, 09:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 266
Posted By boost7
I'm not sure what your goals are for sounds, but...

I'm not sure what your goals are for sounds, but I have the logic 7 and it sounds decent. My friend who has an M5 with logic 7 upgraded all his speakers to BSW and changed out the subs to SWS-8 2ohms...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-04-2014, 09:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 414
Posted By boost7
I always thought Dinan product and service was...

I always thought Dinan product and service was overpriced. :thumbdwn:
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-04-2014, 09:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 367
Posted By boost7
I think I miss read your earlier post, it wasn't...

I think I miss read your earlier post, it wasn't Phaedrus that did my oil change, I was referring to BMW of Mt. View, they were the one that gave me the 7k estimate for leaks. This also included the...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-04-2014, 05:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 414
Posted By boost7
If you can afford it, go M5 and get it over with....

If you can afford it, go M5 and get it over with. Otherwise, you'll spend X amount to get whatever HP the SC claims...but you still drive a 550.
Showing results 1 to 25 of 218

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 05:53 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
© 2001-2011 performanceIX, Inc. All Rights Reserved .: guidelines .:. privacy .:. terms