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Forum: Interior 02-22-2008, 12:51 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 410
Posted By iDriveguy
2006+ BMW/MINI Bluetooth FULLY INTEGRATED Hands-Free phone

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email me with any questions: iDriveguy@comcast.net
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-03-2008, 03:49 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,428
Posted By iDriveguy
Hello there! As always I make no claim to be...

Hello there!

As always I make no claim to be expert... And if I'm wrong then you can all say, I "told you so"... And if I'm right,... well, then I was right. :)

Agreed it doesn't look so much...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-02-2008, 09:58 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,428
Posted By iDriveguy
I believe this is the next 5

While I've not posted here in a very long while, my disclaimer still stands: "I make no claim to be an expert" and my opinions are just that... MY opinions

With that said I have it under fairly...
Forum: Cars - Private Party 09-30-2007, 09:38 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 344
Posted By iDriveguy
FS: 2000 528i w/LOW miles

Asking $14,000.00 or BEST OFFER

Please note:

KBB.com information below. I'm asking WELL BELOW Blue Book but still
negotiable on price for SERIOUS buyers only.

For more info ring:...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-19-2006, 05:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 401
Posted By iDriveguy
Question HELP (please?)....


Can anyone identify the below part numbers...????

52-10-7-154-263 (plastic cover)
25-10-7-154-253 (plastic cover)

Long story short - (nameless) dealer replaced driver seat bottom on...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-09-2006, 11:09 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 328
Posted By iDriveguy
Question Wrong forum but...

... You'll get over it!

Cheers friends - a question for the "pros"...

So why do my pix not show up? They appear in my thread "preview" but then when I sign out & in again they're gone?

Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-09-2006, 04:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 871
Posted By iDriveguy
iDriveguy's interior(s)

Anthracite? You mean the "grey" wood color or metal look (standard)?

Persoanlly I think the auburn interior is such a unique look it would compliment any of the dash trims. What I like best about...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-09-2006, 04:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 866
Posted By iDriveguy
Unhappy ADVICE PLEASE: Driver seat outboard trim



After replacing driver seat bottom due to "popping" noise, dealer can't get seat trim over seat rails and around memory buttons to stay attached. Been back (4) times in 3...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-08-2006, 09:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,175
Posted By iDriveguy
Perspective view

Just an "FYI" for perspective view on GPS.

It (Perspective View) will not show the names of city streets. Just City/Town and interstates.

Hope this puts you at ease a bit!

Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-08-2006, 09:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 666
Posted By iDriveguy
Arrow My E60's Vs. new 3

Cheers comrades,

Took the Alpine E60 in for: 1st scheduled service (light came on), software upgrade for GPS, S.O.S. issue (SOS can't locate me) and a "popping in the driver's seat.

Anyhoo, was...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-30-2005, 11:32 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,388
Posted By iDriveguy
Talking Welcome to the club

With European delivery it is referred to as "Model Designation Delete" - we should have this option in the U.S. My dealer (Stevens Creek BMW) removed the badging on both my E60's at delivery.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-12-2005, 10:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 922
Posted By iDriveguy


I've had the following vehicles all with STOCK (factory installed) GPS;

- Both 2005 E60's
- 2004 Infinity FX
- 2000 Audi allroad
- 2000 E39
- 1999 Audi A6
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-12-2005, 09:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 605
Posted By iDriveguy
Arrow Cheers, You should do a search on these...


You should do a search on these forums because BT for 2005 E60's has been discussed to no end - in short (that means I'm paraphrasing for all you uptight folk who will be irritated that I...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-22-2005, 11:54 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 665
Posted By iDriveguy
Question First aid kit / reflective triangle

My Dealer confirmed via phone on 21 November that new E60's do NOT come with
a first aid kit nor the reflective emergency triangle (both my 2005 E60 came without either).

I was told these items...
Forum: General BMW 11-22-2005, 11:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,815
Posted By iDriveguy
Question First Aid kit / Emergency triangle

My Dealer confirmed via phone on 21 November that new E60's do NOT come with
a first aid kit nor the reflective emergency triangle (both my 2005 E60 came without either).

I was told these items...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-21-2005, 01:59 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,763
Posted By iDriveguy
Arrow Discount?

I won't site the dealer mainly because they have treated me well and may not appreciate me telling this story. (I'm not sure if this is something they would do normally)...

I special ordered both...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-10-2005, 10:43 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,462
Posted By iDriveguy
Smile CD Changer connectors


After removing the black plastic "shield" covering the DIN that holds the glove box mount CD Changer, you'll find some wires taped together with "fuzzy" tape. It may be tucked away on the...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-06-2005, 09:23 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 833
Posted By iDriveguy
Thumbs up BMW E60 (& MINI) Highest KBB value

For the second year in a row E60 wins award from KBB for highest projected resale value.


Kelley Blue Book's kbb.com Names Winners of 2006 Best Resale Value Awards
Wednesday October 5,...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-29-2005, 06:41 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,568
Posted By iDriveguy
Red = Randy!

Good Lord! What MORON at BMW NA marketing decided the black (or even worse) monochromatic body colored inserts looked better?

I would LOVE to know why North American E60's did not come with red...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-29-2005, 06:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 412
Posted By iDriveguy
Question CD Installation help

Cheers all,

Installed the glove box mount CD changer in one of my E60's.
It was a breeze and took less than 10min!

However the car/iDrive doesn't seem to "read" or find it.
It has power and...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-22-2005, 04:24 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,324
Posted By iDriveguy
Good Lord!

... "Can't we all just get along?"...

I got the same card that Chnsky545i has.

However, all information (in writing) I got was BT was not available in the U.S. until model year 2005. The info...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-22-2005, 04:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 997
Posted By iDriveguy
Talking Cheers All! SOLD - I purchased this item! ...

Cheers All!

SOLD - I purchased this item!

Seller was very nice and completed the transaction quickly.

I'll post here once instsalled and let you know if it works! ;)
Being shipped from NY...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-20-2005, 11:35 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,324
Posted By iDriveguy
Talking Bra-vo Chnsky!

BT screen w/T637 connected

T637 in BMW...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-06-2005, 01:47 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,521
Posted By iDriveguy
Arrow 17.1 upgrade results = SUPERB

As Martha would say; "It's a good thing.."

The software upgrade went off without a hitch - in 3 words: FAB-U-LOUS!

Improvements as follows;
- Faster transition from screen to screen
- Faster...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-01-2005, 10:32 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,404
Posted By iDriveguy
Agree COMPLETELY! You really should try to see in...

Agree COMPLETELY! You really should try to see in person before ordering. For me opposite effect - after seeing in person, I KNEW I "had" to have it! ;)

One other piont - with Auburn interior...
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