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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 06-22-2016, 12:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 462
Posted By kvasg
60k Service Check Question

Hi BMW Experts,
I have a 2011 BMW 528i. Got a service check when I did a oil change last but I chose not to perform the service check. Does anyone recommend it to be performed by BMW?

What are...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 06-02-2016, 08:42 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 342
Posted By kvasg
Ignition Coil really needed at 60k miles

Hi Bmw Experts,
Got a 2001 BMW 528i (F10). When doing an oil change at 60k miles, BMW recommended to do Spark Plugs. I usually hire a mechanic and buy my own parts.

Question? Do you replace...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 01-06-2016, 11:55 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 485
Posted By kvasg
Thanks guys. Body Shop seems to be the best...

Thanks guys. Body Shop seems to be the best route...

Amrit
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 12-30-2015, 08:02 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 485
Posted By kvasg
BMW PDC not available

Hello Folks,
Got a dilemma I'm dealing with. I guess not paying attention while reversing I bumped into something other day and one of my sensors fell back into behind the bumper. I get a PDC not...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 12-30-2015, 07:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 910
Posted By kvasg
BMW PDC Sensor Repair Options F10

Any recommendations?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 10-19-2015, 11:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 910
Posted By kvasg
Hello Everyone. I took it to BMW and found out...

Hello Everyone. I took it to BMW and found out that PDC or any parking sensor is not covered by BMW under CPO. So I just took my car out and decided to get my mechanic to work on it. Any ideas on...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 10-13-2015, 11:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 910
Posted By kvasg
Thanks everyone. I believe the reason i did run...

Thanks everyone. I believe the reason i did run into something in first place was the sensor was not working initially. Hopefully they will still fix it as there is really no physical damage...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 10-12-2015, 11:39 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 910
Posted By kvasg
I'm not really sure which was the damaged sensor....

I'm not really sure which was the damaged sensor. I believe the PDC was not working and thus when I reversed, it caused me to hit. There are no visible damages on any of the sensors. I was hoping...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 10-12-2015, 11:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 910
Posted By kvasg
Rear Parking Sensor got bumped

Hey guys, would like to get your advice.
As I was backing out today, I bumped into something and got a very very minor little scratch. ANd I noticed my rear sensor was not working anymore. I...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-29-2015, 11:49 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 328
Posted By kvasg
I believe I"m referencing the iDrive Vehicle...

I believe I"m referencing the iDrive Vehicle status.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-29-2015, 11:11 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 328
Posted By kvasg
BMW Dashboard / Sensor question

Hello Everyone,
Got a 2011 528i. My vehicle status states that rear brake pads need to be replaced in 3000 miles. My question is, when I replace the actual sensor, does that take care of the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 05-12-2015, 07:49 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 462
Posted By kvasg
2011 528i Brake Pads quesion

Hi Bmw Gurus,
I used to have a 2001 bmw and finally decided after 13 beautiful years to get a 5 series. I noticed the Warning systems indicating is different.

My indicator states I need to get...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-09-2015, 08:53 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 381
Posted By kvasg
2011 528 Coolant Red Dipstick missing

Hello Folks,
I bought a 2011 518 and my low coolant indicator came on yesterday. When I opened the Coolant box, I did not see a Red dip stick that floats up. I did see some min/max yellow plastic...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 04-17-2014, 08:32 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,282
Posted By kvasg
Thanks guys. Now i'm more concerned on how the...

Thanks guys.
Now i'm more concerned on how the maintenance is after 100k Miles. I had a 2001 325i for 13 years. Should I expect the same kind of maintenance? I see more gadgets on the 528 which...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 04-15-2014, 12:14 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,282
Posted By kvasg
Some really good advice. THanks. I do like the...

Some really good advice. THanks. I do like the 3 year old with CPO advice. Thanks everyone.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 04-14-2014, 02:50 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,282
Posted By kvasg
Good idea. Thanks. I was thinking of going this...

Good idea. Thanks. I was thinking of going this route as well. If I can bring down the price on a non cpo.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 04-14-2014, 11:44 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,282
Posted By kvasg
1.) It cost a lot 2.) You have to replace them...

1.) It cost a lot
2.) You have to replace them more often
3.) To get a certain model/series, sometimes the nearby tire place might not even have it

More concerned about price and durability. ANd...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 04-14-2014, 08:53 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,282
Posted By kvasg
Thanks Guys. I think the only thing that...

Thanks Guys.
I think the only thing that bothers me at this point is having to deal with the run-flats. When i had my 2001 235i, didnt have to deal with that. I'm debating about using just the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 04-14-2014, 06:51 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,282
Posted By kvasg
Need advice 2011 528 non cpo vs cpo

Hello ppl,
Could use your advice.


Have two situtations.
1.) 2011 BMW 528 35k miles
2.) 2011 BMW 528 45k miles CPO

#2 is BMW certified. What would you choose? Exact same price and...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-06-2014, 07:02 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 334
Posted By kvasg
BMW 5 series vs 3 series maintenance

Hi Finatics,
I got rid of my 2001 325i after enjoying every mile. Got to keep it for 13 years and the way I saved a lot of money by ordering my own parts and having my private mechanic work on it....
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 04-05-2014, 08:00 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,002
Posted By kvasg
BMW 5 series vs 3 series maintenance

Hi Finatics,
I got rid of my 2001 325i after enjoying every mile. Got to keep it for 13 years and the way I saved a lot of money by ordering my own parts and having my private mechanic work on it....
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-21-2013, 02:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 796
Posted By kvasg
Looks like, the warranty has passed it. The fuel...

Looks like, the warranty has passed it. The fuel pump warranty is only for 10 years or 120k miles. I have 12 years and 160k miles on my car.
Any way to really be sure its the fuel pump?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-21-2013, 12:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 796
Posted By kvasg
Thanks everyone. I guess i'm confused on why it...

Thanks everyone. I guess i'm confused on why it would work at random times? Today when i started it, its running as well. I spoke with my mobile mechanic and since I didn't get the check engine...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-20-2013, 02:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 796
Posted By kvasg
Fuel Pump Sensor

Hello BMWfanatics.
Has this issue happened to anyone of you? I have a 2001 325i (160k) miles. Today while heading back to work from lunch, my car wouldn't start. It would start for few seconds...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-18-2013, 12:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,027
Posted By kvasg
Great. I'll try that. Thanks again. Amrit

Great. I'll try that. Thanks again.

Amrit
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