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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-28-2014, 04:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 576
Posted By boriska00
Question Samsung Galaxy S5 with '08 X5

Need to get a new phone, but don't know anyone with an S5 to see if it will work with my car.
Does anyone have experience with the S5 yet?

Thanks.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-28-2014, 04:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,026
Posted By boriska00
Question Samsung Galaxy S5 with '06 E60

Need to get a new phone, but don't know anyone with an S5 to see if it will work with my car.
Does anyone have experience with the S5 yet?

Thanks.
Forum: Do-It-Yourself H.Q. 04-28-2014, 04:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 818
Posted By boriska00
Manny, I didn't fix the issue yet, but I did...

Manny,
I didn't fix the issue yet, but I did figure out what the problem is.
It is NOT the latch mechanism. It is broken wires in the harness going to the trunk lid.
The harness runs inside the...
Forum: Do-It-Yourself H.Q. 10-28-2013, 06:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 818
Posted By boriska00
A quick update.... All fuses are OK and it...

A quick update....

All fuses are OK and it was not the latch mechanism.
As it turns out, the wiring harness that goes through the trunk support pipe must have some broken wires that control the...
Forum: Do-It-Yourself H.Q. 10-27-2013, 09:31 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 818
Posted By boriska00
Question 06 E60 Trunk latch only operates with a key - bad switch?!

Hello all,

On my '06 550 I can only open the trunk with a key.
Remote control doesn't work, neither does the trunk release button next to the hood latch.

This has been the case for a while,...
Forum: Cars - Private Party 07-11-2013, 10:52 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 367
Posted By boriska00
I was just wondering if you sold this yet? I...

I was just wondering if you sold this yet?
I have something similar and just trying to gauge the price.

Thanks,
Boris
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-11-2013, 04:15 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 279
Posted By boriska00
My wife complained about the exact same behavior...

My wife complained about the exact same behavior in her X5 (2008 4.8) this past winter. She was on the overpass with lots of ice.
I didn't believe her until I tried it myself. It IS very strange...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-12-2012, 03:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 559
Posted By boriska00
How bright of an LED are we talking about?

How bright of an LED are we talking about?
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-12-2012, 11:34 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 559
Posted By boriska00
Question MY10 rear view camera backwards compatible with MY08?

Rear view camera on 2010 X5s has a lot better low-light performance.
It looks like it switches to a night vision mode.

Does anyone know if the new camera can substituted for the old one on 2008...
Forum: 5 Series DIY 12-12-2011, 12:18 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,312
Posted By boriska00
Question E60 angel eyes repair

Hi all,

I looked on realoem.com for part numbers and can't seem to find angel eyes part.
Here is my question if anyone has taken apart OEM headlights. Are angel eyes just a reflector which...
Forum: Off-Topic 05-30-2011, 07:56 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 396
Posted By boriska00
Went right through on I-65, no issues. A few...

Went right through on I-65, no issues.
A few corvettes thought that I-65 WAS the Indy 500 ;)


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Forum: General BMW 05-30-2011, 07:54 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 447
Posted By boriska00
Went right through on I-65. No issues at all,...

Went right through on I-65. No issues at all, except a fee corvettes thinking they were AT the race ;)


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Forum: General BMW 05-28-2011, 07:06 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 6,946
Posted By boriska00
I had my '01 330i for 8 years and 150k miles. ...

I had my '01 330i for 8 years and 150k miles. Would have kept it longer if an amazing deal on my current 550 didn't drop in my lap.
Forum: General BMW 05-28-2011, 06:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 447
Posted By boriska00
Question Traffic around Indianapolis after Indy 500 -- Suggestion needed asap

Sorry for the non-BMW topic, but more people are looking at this thread than then "off-topic" thread. And I was hoping for somebody to respond quickly.

Coming back home to Chicago tomorrow and...
Forum: Off-Topic 05-28-2011, 04:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 396
Posted By boriska00
Question Traffic around Indianapolis after Indy 500 -- Suggestion needed

Hello everyone,

I was thinking of passing through Indianapolis (via I-65) tomorrow evening around 5pm.
Just realized that Indianapolis 500 is happening tomorrow. So here is the question: does...
Forum: Off-Topic 05-23-2011, 06:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 702
Posted By boriska00
Ended up staying downtown Winston-Salem. Embassy...

Ended up staying downtown Winston-Salem. Embassy Suites half a block from 4th street. As it turned out, 4th street has a few nice restaurants. So we could walk out have a nice dinner and a few...
Forum: Off-Topic 05-20-2011, 04:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 702
Posted By boriska00
Ok, change of plans.....we are now going through...

Ok, change of plans.....we are now going through Winston-Salem because we need to stop by Durham the next day.
So, you North Carolina gurus, any suggestions about Winston-Salem? I saw there is a...
Forum: Off-Topic 05-16-2011, 12:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 702
Posted By boriska00
Thanks for all the suggestions! I guess we...

Thanks for all the suggestions!

I guess we will see how the kids behave by the time we get to Asheville area (they are 5 and 3).
If we think we can still handle a walk downtown and a dinner,...
Forum: Off-Topic 05-16-2011, 12:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 702
Posted By boriska00
Wow, The Greenbriar looks amazing. A little...

Wow, The Greenbriar looks amazing.
A little pressed for time this time around, but will definitely put it on the list of places to go to :thumbup:
Forum: Off-Topic 05-14-2011, 07:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 702
Posted By boriska00
Staying overnight in Asheville, NC -- any suggestions?

We are driving down to South Carolina and Asheville, NC area seems like a good place to stop for the night. Has anyone here been through Asheville? Any suggestions on where to stay overnight (it...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 12-05-2010, 11:01 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 350
Posted By boriska00
FS: Snow chains by SCC, fits 14"-18" tires. -- $15

I have a set of snow chains.
These are brand new, never used.
I bought them for my 330i when I lived in San Diego for occasional winter trips up to the mounts.
As it turned out, I never used them...
Forum: Off-Topic 12-03-2010, 11:04 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,058
Posted By boriska00
I'm pretty sure Qatar will be able to make a...

I'm pretty sure Qatar will be able to make a spectacular show out of it given all the $$$ they have to throw at it.
And they will hire one of the coaches that are known for bringing no-name teams to...
Forum: General BMW 11-28-2010, 06:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 926
Posted By boriska00
My own update, I guess. Took a trip up to...

My own update, I guess.
Took a trip up to Wisconsin this weekend and the ride was pretty good on these winter RFTs. No snow around here yet, but as far as concerns for the ride quality of RFTs,...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-18-2010, 06:30 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,850
Posted By boriska00
8 years and 140k when I got rid of it. Was a...

8 years and 140k when I got rid of it.
Was a great car, I hope it's still bringing fun to it's new owner!


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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-14-2010, 09:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 765
Posted By boriska00
You're right, Dale, no news is good news in this...

You're right, Dale, no news is good news in this case :)


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