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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-26-2014, 04:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 255
Posted By NathO
This is my opinion... You asked if this a...

This is my opinion...

You asked if this a viable option: Absolutely not.

The amount of customisation that would be required = $$. Dimensions of the F12 vs e60? Something tells me it would...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-24-2014, 07:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 384
Posted By NathO
First quote came back at $275 per rim... fek....

First quote came back at $275 per rim... fek. Mind you that is also AUD...

Will keep searching.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-24-2014, 06:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 384
Posted By NathO
Thanks for the input guys. All 4 of them...

Thanks for the input guys.

All 4 of them need work. Going to see where I can get a price for a repair before I decide to buy or not.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-24-2014, 12:28 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 505
Posted By NathO
172 hands down.

172 hands down.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-24-2014, 12:27 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 384
Posted By NathO
Rim damage

Hi guys,

How much do you think it would cost to get this repaired?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-20-2014, 11:22 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 477
Posted By NathO
Get it sorted?

Get it sorted?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-20-2014, 11:21 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 505
Posted By NathO
Spot on! No matter how many times you ask for an...

Spot on! No matter how many times you ask for an opinion, you are always going to do what you want to do, because it's your car (re personal preference). :)
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-19-2014, 10:00 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 505
Posted By NathO
Wasn't as bad as I was expecting. I think it goes...

Wasn't as bad as I was expecting. I think it goes really well with your colour. Gorgeous and the wheel finish is something different for the 172s. Awesome
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-19-2014, 06:03 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 505
Posted By NathO
Mind posting a picture of your chrome 172s? Never...

Mind posting a picture of your chrome 172s? Never seen them on a car. Would be interesting to see
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-19-2014, 05:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 268
Posted By NathO
Yup. Shadowline trim is always a good indicator.

Yup. Shadowline trim is always a good indicator.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-19-2014, 05:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 358
Posted By NathO
Yeah really awesome write up, and the outcome is...

Yeah really awesome write up, and the outcome is OEM in my eyes. Well done.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-18-2014, 10:21 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,235
Posted By NathO
Awesome :). Well worth it then!!

Awesome :).

Well worth it then!!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-18-2014, 09:01 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 477
Posted By NathO
Find a BMW specialist who knows what they are...

Find a BMW specialist who knows what they are talking about, or take it to BMW to get the codes. My best advice. Although my symptoms were widely reported (after a simple google search), I was only...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-18-2014, 08:57 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 505
Posted By NathO
We don't have the e60 535i in Australia. But they...

We don't have the e60 535i in Australia. But they fit everything over here except for the M5.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-18-2014, 08:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 273
Posted By NathO
May as well post it up for comparison :P

May as well post it up for comparison :P
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-18-2014, 08:24 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 801
Posted By NathO
If you have AUX, in addition to cinergi's...

If you have AUX, in addition to cinergi's suggestion, is Tune2Air (works best with iPhone's). It will display your song title etc IN THE iDRIVE menu. As if it were connected via the cord. Very cool...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-18-2014, 08:21 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 505
Posted By NathO
Yeah, you are looking upwards of 3 grand for...

Yeah, you are looking upwards of 3 grand for style 172 here (AUS). I'd rather a full CIC conversion.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-18-2014, 08:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 273
Posted By NathO
Cool pic. Looks like an artists draw up or...

Cool pic. Looks like an artists draw up or something.

Welcome to the board! :)
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-18-2014, 08:17 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 505
Posted By NathO
Hi mate, if you are chasing genuine OEM...

Hi mate,

if you are chasing genuine OEM wheels, the ones you are talking about are the style 172. All I can say is good luck finding them in Melbourne, unless of course you go direct through the...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-17-2014, 08:27 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 477
Posted By NathO
Holy **** mate! That's terrible news!! I...

Holy **** mate! That's terrible news!!

I just got back with a quote of $1335.40 (AUD) for a replacement SZL unit (steering angle sensor), with coding and labour. That's what was throwing the...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 07-17-2014, 06:11 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 931
Posted By NathO
WOW!! That is beautiful! Congrats

WOW!! That is beautiful! Congrats
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-17-2014, 05:30 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 477
Posted By NathO
What did they say about your car? Any luck? How...

What did they say about your car? Any luck? How much did it set you back? Hope it wasn't anything too serious!
Thanks for your info!


Yeh, this is exactly why I was hesitant to replace the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-16-2014, 06:56 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 281
Posted By NathO
I know of one (I use BB10 too, Z10). ...

I know of one (I use BB10 too, Z10).

http://forums.crackberry.com/blackberry-10-os-f269/bmw-blackberry-voice-control-815905/
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-16-2014, 05:28 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 477
Posted By NathO
Exclamation iDrive Errors

Thanks for your reply. Yes, it's an 07 (LCI) 530i. Roughly 128,000km and due for its service at 130k. At this rate I'll be taking it just shy of that, which is usually what happens anyway.

I have...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-16-2014, 05:21 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 895
Posted By NathO
It is weird how yours worked out that way!! BUT...

It is weird how yours worked out that way!! BUT hey, it's working! :P
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