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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-12-2014, 03:47 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,157
Posted By brocyourworld
I've had my 2010 x5 d for almost a year; not a...

I've had my 2010 x5 d for almost a year; not a problem. Love it; although I miss my 535 every time the weather is nice.
Forum: Performance 08-23-2013, 10:19 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 357
Posted By brocyourworld
WTB: - JBD w/Can Combo Tool

Looking for a JBD w/Can Combo Tool.

PM if you're selling one with price.

I'd get it shipped to Houston and bring it back across. Customs sucks... :cry:
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-01-2013, 01:44 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,137
Posted By brocyourworld
Just picked up some winter wheels off kijiji...

Just picked up some winter wheels off kijiji (Canadian Craigslist)... will definitely give them a good cleaning and try this out. The matte black look will help me get through the winter missing my...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-15-2013, 09:09 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,419
Posted By brocyourworld
On a long road trip I see about 1mpg less with...

On a long road trip I see about 1mpg less with map5 on. In the city I see about 2.3mpg less. I've tried it over multiple tanks of gas. I'll be honest the jb4 makes it hard to keep my foot out of it.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-11-2013, 04:43 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 866
Posted By brocyourworld
Thanks for the info. The move won't happen until...

Thanks for the info. The move won't happen until March 1 at the earliest. Sounds like a set of winter tires will do the trick. I'll be living downtown so hopefully the streets aren't going to be too...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-10-2013, 05:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 866
Posted By brocyourworld
Moving to Cold weather climate

So I'm about to accept an offer to relocate to Calgary from Houston. With a proper set of snow tires, would I be able to keep my 535i or should I just bite the bullet and sell my car and get...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-27-2012, 06:30 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,622
Posted By brocyourworld
Nothing better than logging on to ask a question...

Nothing better than logging on to ask a question and seeing that someone else has the same issue and a solution has already been posted. Love this forum!!!

Anyone got a pics or a DIY on how to...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-01-2012, 07:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 929
Posted By brocyourworld
Just had mine done 2 weeks ago. Call your dealer...

Just had mine done 2 weeks ago. Call your dealer and most likely they outsource their glass work. The installer told me if I brought it to BMW they would add on 20%. He met me at my office and was in...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-19-2012, 12:06 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,971
Posted By brocyourworld
There are little clips everywhere. If youre...

There are little clips everywhere. If youre having to force something look for a clip. Take your time and follow the guide. The big silver ECU box has a clip on the back side. Removing the clip let's...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-14-2012, 12:06 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 348
Posted By brocyourworld
Glass Shop in Houston or Austin

Thought I'd try my luck here on the forum before resorting to Google.

Long story short, I've giant crack in my windshield and it burns my soul to look at.

Any advice on who to let work on my...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-06-2012, 08:43 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,885
Posted By brocyourworld
I had an issue when getting an inspection. Be...

I had an issue when getting an inspection. Be sure to put the jb4 into the non code clearing modes. It impacts some sensor readings that are required here in Texas
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-06-2012, 05:07 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,885
Posted By brocyourworld
I've had mine chipped for almost a year now. I...

I've had mine chipped for almost a year now. I leave it in for all "non-electrical" services (sunroof seal, seat issues, rear tail-light, and even oil changes) if something came up that was...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-28-2012, 11:53 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,766
Posted By brocyourworld
Since it's the wife's car you can't go wrong. I...

Since it's the wife's car you can't go wrong. I should have gone with something a little more aggressive since they get a little smidgey in a hard/fast turn. The downside of not having space for a...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-03-2012, 01:42 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,287
Posted By brocyourworld
The dealers in Houston take a CC deposit of $75...

The dealers in Houston take a CC deposit of $75 but don't charge the card provided you bring the car back with gas and no damage. I've seen 3 and 5 series loaners but it depends on what you drive. ...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-26-2011, 07:15 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,000
Posted By brocyourworld
Just did a 750mi round trip this weekend. Pouring...

Just did a 750mi round trip this weekend. Pouring rain for at least 550 miles of it. The DWS did a great job. I highly recommend.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-22-2011, 01:54 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 8,666
Posted By brocyourworld
The darkness of tint doesn't have an impact on...

The darkness of tint doesn't have an impact on how much heat/UV it blocks out. The darkness of the tint will depend on the exterior color of your car and the interior color. The darker the car and...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-08-2011, 02:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,487
Posted By brocyourworld
So turns out I'm retarded. I just had both front...

So turns out I'm retarded. I just had both front door LEDs installed backwards. flipped them and it works.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-28-2011, 07:24 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 20,096
Posted By brocyourworld
Had the same issue, had to get the wiring harness...

Had the same issue, had to get the wiring harness replaced, luckily I was still under warranty. It's super annoying with the loud beeping everytime it goes on and off.

Kinda neat how the clicking...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-27-2011, 02:05 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,949
Posted By brocyourworld
08 has the spare as well.

08 has the spare as well.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-26-2011, 05:35 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,487
Posted By brocyourworld
Googled around and found a 3 series install. ...

Googled around and found a 3 series install. Tackled the project this weekend. Pretty easy, exept the dome light in the front. the LEDs are MUCH longer than the stock bulbs and as a result you can...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-23-2011, 09:55 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,487
Posted By brocyourworld
Could someone link to an install guide?

Could someone link to an install guide?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-09-2011, 09:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 593
Posted By brocyourworld
Called my SA, swinging it through this afternoon...

Called my SA, swinging it through this afternoon to top it off. Thanks for the heads up everyone.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-09-2011, 05:58 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 593
Posted By brocyourworld
Add Engine Oil

On my commute to work this morning I got the yellow triangle with a message that my engine oil is minimally low. I had an oil change about 5500mi ago. No clue what would cause the oil level to drop...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-07-2011, 02:00 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 15,943
Posted By brocyourworld
It's better to have it and not need it than need...

It's better to have it and not need it than need it and not have it.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-15-2011, 06:34 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,005
Posted By brocyourworld
I had my right rear harness in my 08 535 replaced...

I had my right rear harness in my 08 535 replaced about a month ago. Glad to know this is another issue they didn't address in the new model.
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