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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-28-2013, 06:59 PM
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Views: 690
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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-21-2013, 08:07 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,548
Posted By billyp
jbnimble, did they find out what was wrong with...

jbnimble, did they find out what was wrong with your car?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-10-2013, 04:42 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,528
Posted By billyp
Update: Brought my 535i in last week due to...

Update: Brought my 535i in last week due to intermittent engine sputtering and ended up getting a bad ignition coil replaced under CPO. They also replaced a leaking oil housing gasket and leaking...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-28-2013, 08:01 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,528
Posted By billyp
It was and my car ran a lot better before the...

It was and my car ran a lot better before the change...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-28-2013, 07:39 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,528
Posted By billyp
My 08 535i is having the same idle issues and it...

My 08 535i is having the same idle issues and it started after getting the spark plugs replaced around 64K miles. I will be bringing it in within the next few weeks and will let you know what they...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-17-2012, 08:07 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 894
Posted By billyp
I just noticed my 2008 535i climate control comes...

I just noticed my 2008 535i climate control comes on by itself, which it never did before. Does anyone else have this problem?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-25-2012, 10:58 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 37,885
Posted By billyp
Sitting at dealership after engine malfunction...

Sitting at dealership after engine malfunction alert for the third time in a little over a month. It was "fixed" that last two visits...keeping my fingers crossed it's nothing major but am a bit...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-15-2012, 08:06 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 37,885
Posted By billyp
Brought my CPO '08 535 in for service twice last...

Brought my CPO '08 535 in for service twice last week for reduced power warning. First visit, they replaced a vacuum hose ($300, not covered by CPO). Warning came on again that night. Second...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-31-2012, 10:46 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,464
Posted By billyp
I purchased a satellite module from a salvage...

I purchased a satellite module from a salvage yard a year ago for $125. It works great. I had to pay the dealer $250 to activate the satellite function in I-drive. There are several different part...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-14-2012, 01:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 723
Posted By billyp
Thanks all. Decided to go wth BMW Body Shop. ...

Thanks all. Decided to go wth BMW Body Shop. Will let you know how it turns out.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-12-2012, 09:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 723
Posted By billyp
Northern VA Fairfax BMW Collision Center

I need to get a dent in my rear quarter panel repaired. Does anyone in the Northern Virginia area have any experience with Fairfax BMW Collison Center? If not, can you recommend a body shop in the...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-09-2012, 08:10 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,944
Posted By billyp
Is there a loss in volume with either the Jehnery...

Is there a loss in volume with either the Jehnery or BAV speaker upgrades? I'm assuming the speaker sensitivity is lower in the aftermarket speakers but maybe not. I'm considering changing out the...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-31-2012, 08:23 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 35,082
Posted By billyp
Do you have the base audio system or Logic? ...

Do you have the base audio system or Logic? Also, are you powering both subs with one channel?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-30-2011, 09:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 830
Posted By billyp
My 08 535i does the same thing. I plan on having...

My 08 535i does the same thing. I plan on having them replace the mirror the next time I bring it in for service.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-07-2011, 11:00 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 538
Posted By billyp
Does it go away when you if you put the car in...

Does it go away when you if you put the car in neutral? I own an 08 535i with 43K miles and I too have a whine/whirring type sound at low speeds which "sounds" like the transmission is not...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-01-2011, 10:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 11,206
Posted By billyp
Yes, I was referring to the module located in the...

Yes, I was referring to the module located in the trunk. I bought the module used at a salvage yard. Paid $125 vice $500 new at the dealership.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-23-2011, 09:42 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 636
Posted By billyp
Munich77, do you know at what RPM the valve...

Munich77, do you know at what RPM the valve opens? At 65-75 mph, I'm at 2000-2200 rpms. Thanks.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-23-2011, 08:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 636
Posted By billyp
Can anyone at least tell me that their car...

Can anyone at least tell me that their car doesn't have any drone between 65 and 75 mph? I'm just trying to gather some data before my SA tells me it's normal...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-22-2011, 08:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 636
Posted By billyp
Exhaust Drone between 65-75 MPH?

I own a 2008 535i and just made a 1000 mile trip this past weekend. I love driving this car but I noticed what sounds like a loud exhaust drone between 65-75 mph, my sweet spot for highway cruising....
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-09-2011, 02:23 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,652
Posted By billyp
196ski, why didn't they fix your car under CPO...

196ski, why didn't they fix your car under CPO warranty?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-09-2011, 02:11 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,652
Posted By billyp
Is BMW refusing to cover the repair under the CPO...

Is BMW refusing to cover the repair under the CPO warranty?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-29-2011, 02:45 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,903
Posted By billyp
Smart decision. Does it make sense to get an...

Smart decision.

Does it make sense to get an extended warranty for a CPO car during the CPO warranty period? I'm not really sure what the CPO warranty really covers because it doesn't cover the...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-27-2011, 11:06 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,903
Posted By billyp
5 yrs after the factory warranty runs out?

5 yrs after the factory warranty runs out?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-03-2011, 07:05 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,518
Posted By billyp
Did you get done under the factory warranty or...

Did you get done under the factory warranty or CPO warranty?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-18-2011, 09:49 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,207
Posted By billyp
I have a 2008 535i still under warranty and I...

I have a 2008 535i still under warranty and I replaced the battery two weeks ago. BMW did not cover the cost. The battery died when I had the key fob in the ignition switch for approximately 15...
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