Welcome to Bimmerfest -- The #1 Online Community for BMW related information! Please enjoy the discussion forums below and share your experiences with the 200,000 current, new and past BMW owners. The forums are broken out by car model and into other special interest sections such as BMW European Delivery and a special forum to voice your questions to the many BMW dealers on the site to assist our members!

Please follow the links below to help get you started!

Go Back   Bimmerfest - BMW Forums > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 185
Search took 0.99 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: 5SeriesNatsFan
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-15-2014, 10:24 AM
Replies: 1,747
Views: 222,293
Posted By 5SeriesNatsFan
I have 18 inch Goodyear Eagle LS2s RFT on my 2013...

I have 18 inch Goodyear Eagle LS2s RFT on my 2013 BMW 528xi. I have had no trouble at all with them over the rough roads in the DC and LA metropolitan areas.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-15-2014, 08:53 PM
Replies: 1,747
Views: 222,293
Posted By 5SeriesNatsFan
I have 18 inch Goodyear Eagle LS-2s on my 528xi...

I have 18 inch Goodyear Eagle LS-2s on my 528xi and have not had trouble yet. They are even decent in the snow and ice we have had in the DC area this winter. Of course I would not drive them on...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-17-2013, 06:34 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,166
Posted By 5SeriesNatsFan
I used concierge on road trips and find it...

I used concierge on road trips and find it useful. For example in a drive to Canada from the U.S.A. concierge advised which of the border crossings had the least traffic the morning of our reaching...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-13-2013, 02:33 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,354
Posted By 5SeriesNatsFan
I live in the DC area. I had a 2011 335d and had...

I live in the DC area. I had a 2011 335d and had no trouble finding diesel fuel. The emissions system in the car--the SCR--caused me no end of trouble. In two and one half years it was in the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-06-2013, 07:05 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 579
Posted By 5SeriesNatsFan
I have a 528xi without adaptive drive. There is...

I have a 528xi without adaptive drive. There is a noticeable difference between sport and comfort modes. In the sport mode the suspension is stiffer and the shift points are adjusted as against the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-30-2013, 11:44 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 774
Posted By 5SeriesNatsFan
You will have to purchase a separate Sirius Radio...

You will have to purchase a separate Sirius Radio tuner and have it professionally installed to play through your audio system. I doubt if you can integrate it with I-drive. Ask if you can use the...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 04-22-2013, 06:20 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,172
Posted By 5SeriesNatsFan
I'll be 69 in October. Good to see us old guys...

I'll be 69 in October. Good to see us old guys still have what JFK called "Vigah!" But I am happy with my new 5 series. I'll keep in touch on this forum and see how you dieselers are faring.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 04-19-2013, 06:38 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,172
Posted By 5SeriesNatsFan
You can turn the automatic start stop off. If...

You can turn the automatic start stop off. If you do not like the four cylinder, it also comes with the six--the 535i as well as the M series.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 04-19-2013, 11:15 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,172
Posted By 5SeriesNatsFan
Yes, it has stop start, and an ECO Pro mode, as...

Yes, it has stop start, and an ECO Pro mode, as well as a comfort mode and sport mode of driving dynamics.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 04-19-2013, 11:14 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,172
Posted By 5SeriesNatsFan
I loved my D! But infatuation can only get you...

I loved my D! But infatuation can only get you so far. I needed reliable transportation.
Forum: Site Feedback / Questions / Suggestions 04-18-2013, 05:31 PM
Replies: 523
Views: 39,538
Posted By 5SeriesNatsFan
Please change my user name from 335dlover to...

Please change my user name from 335dlover to 5SeriesNatsFan. Thanks.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 04-18-2013, 05:18 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,172
Posted By 5SeriesNatsFan
No, I got the four-cylinder. It suits my age and...

No, I got the four-cylinder. It suits my age and has enough power. I am no longer a hot-rodder, being considerably over the age when I could start social security.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 04-18-2013, 02:42 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,172
Posted By 5SeriesNatsFan
Traded in my 335d

Goodbye all you diesel lovers. I traded in my 335d, for a 528xi all wheel drive. After six sessions with the SES light in a little over 2 and 3/4 years, it became a bit much and I could not trust...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-31-2013, 08:05 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 8,698
Posted By 5SeriesNatsFan
Does the 328d have the same stop start as the...

Does the 328d have the same stop start as the 328i? This is not clear from the available specs.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 03-16-2013, 10:35 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,420
Posted By 5SeriesNatsFan
I live in the suburban Washington DC metropolitan...

I live in the suburban Washington DC metropolitan area and commute downtown each morning. My driving is mostly city (80 %) with occasional highway driving. In my 335d I average 20 mpg mixed city...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 02-09-2013, 10:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 661
Posted By 5SeriesNatsFan
What is the project?

What is the project?
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 01-21-2013, 06:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,680
Posted By 5SeriesNatsFan
I had the recall done. My invoice says this:...

I had the recall done. My invoice says this: "reacall B13 04 12 program with 2.48.2 Performed programming W/ CAS and performed calibration." If anyone can decipher this, let me know.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-21-2013, 06:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,407
Posted By 5SeriesNatsFan
I have my wheels aligned--or an alignment check--...

I have my wheels aligned--or an alignment check-- when I swap out my winter wheels for my regular wheels. I use a local service center with the Hunter Road Force computerized alignment system, the...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 12-20-2012, 10:36 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 13,329
Posted By 5SeriesNatsFan
I have Dunlop Winter Sport 3ds. They work well...

I have Dunlop Winter Sport 3ds. They work well on snow and ice.

Sent from my MB855 using Bimmer App
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 08-25-2012, 11:17 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,115
Posted By 5SeriesNatsFan
The way to answer the question is to have two...

The way to answer the question is to have two 335ds one, without the recall fix and one with the recall fix, on a dynamometer for a controlled test run.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 08-11-2012, 03:12 PM
Replies: 490
Views: 58,645
Posted By 5SeriesNatsFan
After the emissions fix I took a long road trip...

After the emissions fix I took a long road trip and got 39+ mpg, which was about the same highway mileage as I got before the emissions fix. My city mileage seems to be better after than before the...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 06-01-2012, 05:49 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 11,731
Posted By 5SeriesNatsFan
3 series with the sport suspension and low...

3 series with the sport suspension and low profile run flats have more problems with bad roads; 3 series sport suspension vehicles are more susceptible to blown tires and bent rims than vehicles...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 05-19-2012, 03:01 PM
Replies: 490
Views: 58,645
Posted By 5SeriesNatsFan
The SES indicates a fault code in the vehicle,...

The SES indicates a fault code in the vehicle, not that service is overdue. When service is overdue, another icon shows in the dash, I believe it looks something like a wrench. Do not confuse the...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 05-19-2012, 07:25 AM
Replies: 490
Views: 58,645
Posted By 5SeriesNatsFan
I have 3300 miles until my next service,...

I have 3300 miles until my next service, according to the service indicator; I have scheduled that service for June 28. My service advisor at Passport BMW in Maryland advised that I could wait...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 05-03-2012, 02:47 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,189
Posted By 5SeriesNatsFan
You will need oil that meets the BMW LL-04...

You will need oil that meets the BMW LL-04 specification. I wonder whether it is difficult to find in the generic oil change shops, such as Jiffy-Lube.
Showing results 1 to 25 of 185

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 04:12 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
© 2001-2011 performanceIX, Inc. All Rights Reserved .: guidelines .:. privacy .:. terms