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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-25-2015, 10:24 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 453
Posted By fred7821
:) i will be picking up my 08 E60 this...

:)

i will be picking up my 08 E60 this weekend, welcome to the fest
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-25-2015, 10:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 437
Posted By fred7821
Smile Getting my E60 Back

All, in 2013 I sold my 2008 550i and got a truck, this was the biggest mistake of my life. I have been miserable and hate the fact that I parted ways with my car. I was looking at getting a new 550i...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-13-2013, 04:48 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,227
Posted By fred7821
Re: 2014 550i Pricing

Just want to let everyone know I got a low ball offer on my trade. I was presented with a $18,000 for my 2008 550i with sport package. It has 54000 miles on it. This particular dealership offered me...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-12-2013, 09:15 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,227
Posted By fred7821
Re: 2014 550i Pricing

After pricing has been negotiated, would anyone recommend purchasing the extended warranty. I plan on keeping the car for several years. It's peace of mind to know the vehicle is covered past it's 4...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-12-2013, 10:24 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,227
Posted By fred7821
negotiation

any negotiation advice is appreciated....


thank you
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-12-2013, 10:19 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,227
Posted By fred7821
Exclamation thoughts

I was promised rock bottom price before ordering the car. I do plan on trading in my current 550i for this new one.

To my luck, the dealer fired the General Sales Manager recently, he was the one...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-12-2013, 05:18 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,227
Posted By fred7821
Exclamation 2014 550i Pricing

I ordered a 2014 550i MSport with an MSRP of $72,250.

This is my 3rd car from this particular Dealership, they give me great service in sales and service dept.

When I ordered the car, they...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 10-23-2013, 08:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 960
Posted By fred7821
Re: Which wheels are these?

They look like they are made by TSW.

Check out there website

Sent from my DROID RAZR HD using BimmerApp mobile app
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-12-2013, 08:37 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 949
Posted By fred7821
2014 535i BMW Build Sheet - 704 Suspension??

Guys,

Need your help, i am looking at this car and considering buying it in the next couple of days. I dont see where it has the Msport suspension.

Any comments welcome.

VIN #...
Forum: Cars - Private Party 09-10-2013, 07:36 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 327
Posted By fred7821
Exclamation 2008 bmw 550i sport package

I am selling my car,

2008 BMW 550i Sport Package,
Black/Black with 51,500 miles
Navigation
20 way power seats
H & R Springs lowered 1/4"
Powder Coated Wheels to a dark grey
New...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 09-10-2013, 05:40 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 632
Posted By fred7821
Exclamation BMW 550i FOR SALE

I am selling my car,


2008 BMW 550i Sport Package,
Black/Black with 51,500 miles
Navigation
20 way power seats
H & R Springs lowered 1/4"
Powder Coated Wheels to a dark grey
New...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-16-2013, 12:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 954
Posted By fred7821
tire info

I have had these tires on my previous 530i,

It had a set of 20 x 10" and 20 x 8.5"

275-35-20 and 245-35-20, they were a good tire but the rear wore very quickly, after 10,000 miles they needed...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-16-2013, 12:07 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 349
Posted By fred7821
Should I keep it

Guys and Gals,


I own a 2008 550i with 51,000 miles on:D, i still owe $20,000 and financing over the next 3 years. The car is in good shape, it is black/black with the sport package. i have...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-28-2012, 12:48 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 367
Posted By fred7821
Unhappy Water leaking

I have a 2008 550i Sport, it rained bad for the past couple of days, so today i went to my car, opened the drivers side door and found some water in my floor mat. My sunroof and doors was closed...
Forum: The Detail Department 10-23-2012, 06:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,625
Posted By fred7821
I like to use Meguiars ultimate compound or...

I like to use Meguiars ultimate compound or ultimate polish, when used correctly they work great..my orbital is just a standard from sears, craftsman...
Forum: The Detail Department 10-23-2012, 11:37 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,625
Posted By fred7821
I have this issue from time to time, I typically...

I have this issue from time to time, I typically use a mild compound and my orbital , problem solved, then wax if course...

Make sure vehicle is clean and cool to the touch ..
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 10-09-2012, 07:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,871
Posted By fred7821
I would not recommend

I would not recommend
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-08-2012, 12:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 704
Posted By fred7821
Haha, small world, your car looks nice ... Just...

Haha, small world, your car looks nice ... Just got mine aligned and a rebalance, good to go...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-08-2012, 09:26 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 704
Posted By fred7821
I used unique powder coating, look them up

I used unique powder coating, look them up
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-08-2012, 09:09 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 704
Posted By fred7821
Yes, everything, media blast, powder, clear...

Yes, everything, media blast, powder, clear everything
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-08-2012, 09:06 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 704
Posted By fred7821
Forgot to add, it took 2 days

Forgot to add, it took 2 days
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-08-2012, 09:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 704
Posted By fred7821
I am very satisfied with my results, the coating...

I am very satisfied with my results, the coating is just as smooth as the oem finish...

Steps taking
1. Dismount
2. Clean wheels
3. Media Blast
4. Powder coat
5. Bake for 15 minutes
6. Take...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-08-2012, 08:39 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 704
Posted By fred7821
Lowered and Wheel Powder Coated!!

I had the wheels powder coated with a dark silver metallic and clear coated.. Sitting on H&R lowering springs , great ride...

Opinions welcome
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-05-2012, 08:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 515
Posted By fred7821
Need help, wheel color ???

What is the original wheel color of BMW wheels??

Paint codes if possible..

Thanks

Sorry if this is a repost..
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-28-2012, 06:11 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 722
Posted By fred7821
Wheel Project-powder coating

I finally decide to refinish my wheel on my 550, I have the 172 style wheels, apparently by most the be the most beautiful on our BMWs ..

The wheels originally had a lot of paint discoloration...
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