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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-13-2014, 03:35 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 572
Posted By tiger16
Your manual is false, and was written when, in...

Your manual is false, and was written when, in 2004, BMW changed all of it's maintenance intervals to reduce the no-cost "maintenance" program in the first 50K miles.

If my manual is false, then...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-13-2014, 11:48 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 572
Posted By tiger16
Jaystyles, Show me where the BMW manual says...

Jaystyles,

Show me where the BMW manual says tranny fluid is lifetime. Mine says change it at 100k.:):)
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-13-2014, 07:45 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 572
Posted By tiger16
Bangelot, Sorry you are wrong on this one. ...

Bangelot,

Sorry you are wrong on this one. The coolant is lifetime per my 2008 528i warranty book. My 1999 vw had lifetime coolant as well.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-12-2014, 03:27 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 462
Posted By tiger16
Go for the 528i. I have a 2008 with 66k. The...

Go for the 528i. I have a 2008 with 66k. The only problem Ive had outside regular maintenance is a replacement of one headlight bulb.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-15-2014, 04:43 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 397
Posted By tiger16
I have pilot sport 2's on my 528i. Love them. ...

I have pilot sport 2's on my 528i. Love them. Very quiet and so far great tread wear.
Forum: BMW News Articles and Announcements 07-05-2014, 05:54 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,872
Posted By tiger16
Robots build the cars. Welcome to the Global...

Robots build the cars. Welcome to the Global Economy. I would buy a BMW built in Mexico.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-28-2014, 01:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 207
Posted By tiger16
I am still on the original serpentine belt on my...

I am still on the original serpentine belt on my n52 2008 528i. My car has 64k miles. Indy says its fine.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-10-2014, 06:09 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,910
Posted By tiger16
I love the in-line 6 on my 2008 528. Mx has been...

I love the in-line 6 on my 2008 528. Mx has been non existent besides the normal oil changes and inspection intervals. 535 has had some hpfp issues.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-02-2014, 02:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 360
Posted By tiger16
Get the charcoal activated filters. This is an...

Get the charcoal activated filters. This is an easy change that takes all of fifteen minutes for both sides. Make sure you order two.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-02-2014, 02:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 592
Posted By tiger16
I agree with the above poster. If your car is...

I agree with the above poster. If your car is not pulling, leave it alone.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-28-2014, 06:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 745
Posted By tiger16
I don't have the v8, I have the inline 6. My car...

I don't have the v8, I have the inline 6. My car is almost six years old. I did not purchase the extended warranty. So far, I made the right choice. My car still is a dream to drive and has been...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-22-2014, 05:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 514
Posted By tiger16
My manual says to change the transmission fluid...

My manual says to change the transmission fluid every 100k. I will follow that recommendation. 65k and going strong on my 2008 528i
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-11-2014, 04:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 376
Posted By tiger16
The emblem is integral and you have to change the...

The emblem is integral and you have to change the air bag module. I had to fight BMW to replace that module due to a faulty emblem installed on the steering wheel. Yes it was under warranty, but I...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-04-2014, 04:39 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 701
Posted By tiger16
Me too.

Me too.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-01-2014, 01:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 594
Posted By tiger16
Let us know how it goes. I have a 2008 528i with...

Let us know how it goes. I have a 2008 528i with 62k miles. Hope good news is on the horizon.:)
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-25-2014, 06:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 519
Posted By tiger16
Love my Michelin Pilot Sports. They replaced my...

Love my Michelin Pilot Sports. They replaced my oem Continentals. Bought them at SAMS club. More quieter than my oe's.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-20-2014, 04:15 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 858
Posted By tiger16
I would stay away from that car.

I would stay away from that car.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-06-2014, 04:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 550
Posted By tiger16
You are a lucky guy:bigpimp:

You are a lucky guy:bigpimp:
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-30-2014, 01:36 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 750
Posted By tiger16
I wouldn't take my BMW to one of these shops. ...

I wouldn't take my BMW to one of these shops. Find yourself an Indy. Try bimmershops.com and find your guy. You can even try one of the local dealers for an oil change. Of course they use the...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-26-2014, 07:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 553
Posted By tiger16
I am the original owner of a 2008 528i. My car...

I am the original owner of a 2008 528i. My car is 5.5 years old and my out of pocket has been a new set of tires at the 53k point, and a whopping $135 60k inspection. The car has been great.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-24-2014, 05:04 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 796
Posted By tiger16
Damon54 When I get back in town I will look...

Damon54

When I get back in town I will look this up in my service manual. My car just had a 60k inspection so I referenced the manual to see what the car might need. My only recollection of the...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-18-2014, 11:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 304
Posted By tiger16
Independent mechanic. Stay away from the...

Independent mechanic. Stay away from the dealer.:thumbup:
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-30-2013, 12:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 426
Posted By tiger16
i was going to recommend an independent mechanic...

i was going to recommend an independent mechanic in Ft. Lauderdale. My only suggestion would be, did you register the battery? Im sure some other guys will get back and have some ideas. Good luck.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-30-2013, 12:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 426
Posted By tiger16
Where in florida do you live?

Where in florida do you live?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-11-2013, 12:44 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,052
Posted By tiger16
Where in Florida do you live? I'm down in...

Where in Florida do you live? I'm down in Ft.Lauderdale and know a couple of good indy's
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