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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-30-2012, 03:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,591
Posted By HAWKG
Negative. The new adapter I have yet to purchase...

Negative. The new adapter I have yet to purchase will give me the capability to do that.

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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-28-2012, 10:50 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,591
Posted By HAWKG
I honestly would let BMW do the programming on...

I honestly would let BMW do the programming on the CCC. The CCC is very well known to blow if not programmed correctly. I did have to replace mine. Let BMW do it. If it blows, they did it, they...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-28-2012, 10:43 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,591
Posted By HAWKG
I finally found the box the Retrofit Kit,...

I finally found the box the Retrofit Kit, auxiliary connection came in. Yes, that is the exact name of it. The part number is 65 12 0 153 502. As I said before, this came from BMW. I can not locate...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-25-2012, 08:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,591
Posted By HAWKG
Sorry folks, I got tied up with other things. I...

Sorry folks, I got tied up with other things. I am going to look for the box to get the exact parts number. It came fro BMW.

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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-24-2012, 04:03 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,591
Posted By HAWKG
I also have an 06 530xi. I purchased the aux...

I also have an 06 530xi. I purchased the aux retro kit. I think I paid $60 for it. I also purchased a 6 foot extension so I can route the wire wherever I want. The jack plugs into the headphone jack...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-19-2012, 01:32 PM
Replies: 1,001
Views: 334,329
Posted By HAWKG
Go to modmynav.com. It will have exactly what you...

Go to modmynav.com. It will have exactly what you need for your vehicle.

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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-18-2012, 10:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,497
Posted By HAWKG
Get the aux retro kit, and use an iPod. Sent...

Get the aux retro kit, and use an iPod.

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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-18-2012, 10:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 607
Posted By HAWKG
I've had my house since 1999, my 06 530xi since...

I've had my house since 1999, my 06 530xi since 2008. The 06 nav disc could not find my house then, and the 2012 nav disc can not find it now. By the way, I live in one of the 5 boros of NY. My...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-18-2012, 08:51 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,385
Posted By HAWKG
I still have an 06 530xi, with a "real" manual...

I still have an 06 530xi, with a "real" manual transmission, sports package (which comes with staggered 18" wheels).
The sports package, nav, & comfort access are my top 3, but I must say that the...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-18-2012, 08:35 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 608
Posted By HAWKG
I have added the aux retrfit to my 06 530xi....

I have added the aux retrfit to my 06 530xi. Cable switching is a must. Let the stealership reprogram the CCC. Some CCC's die after they get reprogrammed. This should be a BMW recall, but they won't...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-16-2012, 05:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 612
Posted By HAWKG
Sports Package has the black trim, and 18"...

Sports Package has the black trim, and 18" staggered rims. Just looking at the picture, that car does not have the sports package.

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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-16-2012, 05:00 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,282
Posted By HAWKG
The fact that BMW covered an 04 means there is a...

The fact that BMW covered an 04 means there is a defect in the programming! There should be a recall or at least monies returned to all affected.

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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-14-2012, 05:22 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,282
Posted By HAWKG
It was an Indie. I trust his work. I have an...

It was an Indie. I trust his work. I have an electronics background, and I was there watching every step of the installation. The install is fairly simple. The part that I do not trust is the...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-13-2012, 07:18 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,282
Posted By HAWKG
The same thing happened to my 06 530xi. After the...

The same thing happened to my 06 530xi. After the aux retro fit, my ccc lasted about 2 hours. I had to purchase a new ccc, then have it programmed. After that, my SOS malfunctioned. I love my car,...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-03-2012, 02:21 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 340
Posted By HAWKG
I just went through this. 1st check all of your...

I just went through this. 1st check all of your fuses. Next, check the fuse in the back of your radio. If the screen does not turn on, then you will need to replace it. It cost over $800, then...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-01-2012, 02:44 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 527
Posted By HAWKG
Factory Rims

Will the 19" rims from a M5 or a 7series fit on my 2006 BMW 530xi with a sport package? I purchased the vehicle with the staggered 18" rims.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-28-2012, 07:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,402
Posted By HAWKG
I have had mine for almost 4 years. It has the...

I have had mine for almost 4 years. It has the sport package. My biggest problem was cracking the factory rims. 18" rims with runflat tires, & New York roads do not mix! After 2 sets of rims, I...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-28-2012, 12:13 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,632
Posted By HAWKG
I own a 2006 530xi. I have read all of the...

I own a 2006 530xi. I have read all of the replys, but none addressed the fact that your vehicle is a xi version. I also experienced vibrations at around 45 mph. This occurred more frequently when...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-11-2011, 06:29 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 13,516
Posted By HAWKG
I have a 2006 530xi MANUAL. The reason I kept it...

I have a 2006 530xi MANUAL. The reason I kept it was I couldn't find a replacement that was a manual. Yes, we are a dying breed.

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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-26-2011, 01:29 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,441
Posted By HAWKG
Thank You for the info & data sheet. After a very...

Thank You for the info & data sheet. After a very diligent search for this info, a different forum has said the front is 35-40 et, & the rear is 35-45 et. A few rim manufacturers have also said those...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-20-2011, 11:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,441
Posted By HAWKG
530xi Offsets

What is the offset sizes for a 2006 BMW 530xi with the 18" Stagger Sport Package?
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