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Forum: E60 M5 (2006 - 2010) 07-01-2014, 06:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 801
Posted By CT BMW Boy
Sounds like mine. You can adjust the shift...

Sounds like mine. You can adjust the shift actuation on the center console. The SMG transmission takes some getting used to, but once you do, you'll enjoy the car. I dial up the shifting to a 6...
Forum: E60 M5 (2006 - 2010) 06-18-2014, 01:23 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 534
Posted By CT BMW Boy
Try this website:...

Try this website: http://www.bmwsections.com/docs/5series/
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-17-2013, 05:55 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,051
Posted By CT BMW Boy
Gotta have snows in New England

19" summer tires on a 7 and snow on the ground in New England and you're not moving anywhere. I loved my Dunlop SP Winter Sports, but they've been discontinued and now I have fresh 18" Pirelli...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-19-2012, 07:07 AM
Replies: 326
Views: 35,888
Posted By CT BMW Boy
This looks like a lot of fun! Hopefully the...

This looks like a lot of fun! Hopefully the foliage hangs out as long as it did last year (but without the snow this time)...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-28-2011, 03:18 PM
Replies: 556
Views: 54,710
Posted By CT BMW Boy
Truth be known, I'm a little worried. You guys...

Truth be known, I'm a little worried. You guys really have stepped up your game. Hopefully we can rise to (and surmount ;) ) your challenge. Regardless, it definitely will be a great game. ...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-28-2011, 02:24 AM
Replies: 556
Views: 54,710
Posted By CT BMW Boy
Connecticut's Huskies are going to eat your cats...

Connecticut's Huskies are going to eat your cats for dinner Saturday night! :p
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-28-2011, 02:16 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,673
Posted By CT BMW Boy
Guess it shows I didn't do well with spell in...

Guess it shows I didn't do well with spell in collage :eek::)
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-27-2011, 05:14 PM
Replies: 556
Views: 54,710
Posted By CT BMW Boy
Two things, car insurance costs and repair costs....

Two things, car insurance costs and repair costs. But, then again, when I was 20 I owned a Cadillac Eldorado with an 8.2 liter engine. It had an under the dash, factory installed 8 track tape...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-27-2011, 04:58 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,673
Posted By CT BMW Boy
Thanks for all of the great replies! The two...

Thanks for all of the great replies! The two tone paint with TV's in the engine compartment certainly is tempting. Plus, I could change the number on the back to a 799Li, but that seems a bit...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-27-2011, 03:47 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 7,065
Posted By CT BMW Boy
No, that was just the price of the amp. It cost...

No, that was just the price of the amp. It cost another $350 for the install and programming. If you want to try yourself there is at least 1 DIY on how to get at the amp to replace it. Then,...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-27-2011, 03:40 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 7,065
Posted By CT BMW Boy
This is the link you want:...

This is the link you want:...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-26-2011, 07:18 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,673
Posted By CT BMW Boy
LOL! Thanks for the laugh!:yikes:

LOL! Thanks for the laugh!:yikes:
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-26-2011, 07:10 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,673
Posted By CT BMW Boy
What should an old man do to pimp this ride without looking ridiculous?

So, I'm 47 and an entrenched middle manager with kids in college ($$$$). What should I do to add some personality to my ride? For get 22's, I'm too old and the potholes in Hartford, CT would eat...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-26-2011, 06:50 PM
Replies: 556
Views: 54,710
Posted By CT BMW Boy
Feel younger, I'm 47. Most of the guys here are...

Feel younger, I'm 47. Most of the guys here are young enough to be my son. Oh well, I'll miss them when I grow up and get my M5.

Go UCONN!!!! Houston here we come!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-26-2011, 02:56 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 938
Posted By CT BMW Boy
Wow! Stupid in so many ways. :ouch: Thanks for...

Wow! Stupid in so many ways. :ouch: Thanks for the laugh.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-25-2011, 04:22 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 7,065
Posted By CT BMW Boy
Rip-off. You can buy it brand new with a 2 year...

Rip-off. You can buy it brand new with a 2 year BMW warranty from www.bmwpartzdirect.com for:

Subtotal: $395.14
Tax: $23.71
Shipping: $9.50
Total: $428.35

I bought mine there two weeks ago...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-23-2011, 04:20 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,660
Posted By CT BMW Boy
Bye-bye shifting jolt!

Spent some money today at BMW of North Haven (CT) today to have the transmission fluid changed (88K on the car) and to reset the adaptation programming. The dealership was great to deal...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-23-2011, 03:48 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 7,065
Posted By CT BMW Boy
I bought a new BMW Logic 7 amp two weeks ago from...

I bought a new BMW Logic 7 amp two weeks ago from www.bmwpartzdirect.com for $395.14 plus tax. The actual retailer is BMW of North Haven, CT. It comes with a 2 year BMW warranty. It does require...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-20-2011, 05:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,010
Posted By CT BMW Boy
OT from time to time is good. Gadhafi deserves...

OT from time to time is good. Gadhafi deserves whatever he gets :violent:, anybody remember PanAm Flight 103 and Lockerbie Scotland? Heres to hoping that no BMWs are harmed.:D
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-13-2011, 05:21 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,282
Posted By CT BMW Boy
Call me old, but it looks a bit like a cross...

Call me old, but it looks a bit like a cross between and AMC Javelin and an Acura...:thumbdwn: I hope it looks better on the street...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-12-2011, 05:46 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,344
Posted By CT BMW Boy
Exactly, they make you go in twice. It takes...

Exactly, they make you go in twice. It takes less time to swipe twice than do the in and out dance twice. They make you enter your zip to ensure no fraud, why limit the transaction value if you...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-12-2011, 03:07 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 12,222
Posted By CT BMW Boy
I was there in October for a week. All I had to...

I was there in October for a week. All I had to do was walk/drive around and take pictures.

Is INPA strictly a diagnostic tool or can I use it to do things, like reset the valves in my tranny?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-12-2011, 02:52 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 12,222
Posted By CT BMW Boy
Thought so, but I'm new to BMW and didn't want to...

Thought so, but I'm new to BMW and didn't want to screw it up on my first try. Thanks everyone for the help. It's truly appreciated!:thumbup:

PS Awesome city you live in DFEL750I.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-12-2011, 02:21 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 12,222
Posted By CT BMW Boy
Thanks again, got it installed. Now, if only the...

Thanks again, got it installed. Now, if only the mail were faster from Hong Kong so my cable would arrive... Having had a look at the program, it only lists an E65, no E66. Are they one and the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-12-2011, 12:38 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 12,222
Posted By CT BMW Boy
Thanks. I still don't get it. I'm usually...

Thanks. I still don't get it. I'm usually pretty good with this stuff, but the directions don't match what's in the file. In .rar file there are only four files and none of them are an executable...
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