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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-25-2010, 02:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 539
Posted By aloyouis
OK thanks. I just drove it again and it seems to...

OK thanks. I just drove it again and it seems to be working. Weird.


Maybe it was just a low battery??:dunno:
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-25-2010, 01:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 539
Posted By aloyouis
I see. How do I test for this? Is it simply buy...

I see. How do I test for this? Is it simply buy and try?

Thank you for responding.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-25-2010, 01:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 539
Posted By aloyouis
Attention Mechanics (and DIYers)

So.....

I have been out of town for two weeks with the car (2006 530i) sitting in the driveway.

You guessed it: Dead battery. :bawling:

Well I jumped it (correctly) and it started and runs...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-22-2007, 03:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 841
Posted By aloyouis
bump?

bump?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-21-2007, 10:27 PM
Replies: 1,002
Views: 338,077
Posted By aloyouis
OK. Went a different route with the AUX input...

OK. Went a different route with the AUX input for $75. Works great!


Except the signal in seems LOW. Can the gain be adjusted on the Idrive side?

Thanks.

Oh and Go RED SOX!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-21-2007, 10:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 704
Posted By aloyouis
does NOT happen on my BB8830

does NOT happen on my BB8830
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-21-2007, 10:23 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,913
Posted By aloyouis
This is easy....CRY! Then go buy a CPO with...

This is easy....CRY!

Then go buy a CPO with 10K on it and laugh all the way to the bank...



Just make sure you check the service history FIRST.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-21-2007, 10:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 841
Posted By aloyouis
Yep. Now that I re-read what I posted it is...

Yep. Now that I re-read what I posted it is confusing. I bought the car CPO this past August with 17,800 miles on it. The original owner didn't BOTHER to bring the car in for the 15K service. The...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-21-2007, 09:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 841
Posted By aloyouis
Dumb?

Quick question:

I bought a 2006 530 in August. It was in for an issue last week. Part of the paperwork I read while sitting at the SA's desk was this fact: First oil change on this car was done...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-08-2007, 05:42 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,682
Posted By aloyouis
DONT BUY IT!!!!! there are plenty of cars...

DONT BUY IT!!!!!

there are plenty of cars you can get with CPO 100K coverage for that dough. Who care sif you like th color of the dash if the car is a POS????

Think with your head.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-27-2007, 08:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 568
Posted By aloyouis
Same here on my 06 530... It is on b/o...

Same here on my 06 530...

It is on b/o though.....:thumbdwn:
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-25-2007, 07:36 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,695
Posted By aloyouis
Corvette Chevy Silverado Pontiac Solstice ...

Corvette
Chevy Silverado
Pontiac Solstice
Chevy Tahoe
Cadillac XLR-V
Buick Enclave
Chrysler Minivans
Any Jeep except Wrangler
Saleen S7
Escape Hybrid
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-25-2007, 07:20 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,695
Posted By aloyouis
GM's or not, those are freaking UGLY! They are a...

GM's or not, those are freaking UGLY! They are a piece of ****.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-25-2007, 07:19 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,695
Posted By aloyouis
Your right you didn't say all of them.... my...

Your right you didn't say all of them.... my apologies.

As far as wishing an american company that employs americans would go out of business, well I really don't have to comment now do I?
...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-23-2007, 06:39 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,695
Posted By aloyouis
sorry....

ding ding ding.....

What an ignorant post. All generalizations are false...including yours and mine.

I have owned MANY cars....including BMWs, Audis, Volvo's (pre ford), VWs, Fords, Chrysler's...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-19-2007, 09:47 PM
Replies: 1,395
Views: 620,029
Posted By aloyouis
I guess I will answer myown question. The 8830...

I guess I will answer myown question. The 8830 works very well. I get to choose which list to send to the car computer for display on Idrive. Cool. Only one issue: If I turn the phone off or...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-18-2007, 09:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 707
Posted By aloyouis
hmmm...

hmmm...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-18-2007, 09:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 707
Posted By aloyouis
Cheers.... save for your kids education....

Cheers....

save for your kids education....
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-18-2007, 09:00 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,299
Posted By aloyouis
I couldn't agree less...:thumbdwn: My 06 530...

I couldn't agree less...:thumbdwn:

My 06 530 was in the shop for the last two days. The loaner was a 328 07. I was a blast to drive but CONSIDERABLY smaller on the inside. I could never use it...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-09-2007, 01:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 4,851
Posted By aloyouis
E60 tips and tricks???

Originally Posted by meatrolla
Check out www.bmwtips.com, they have a lot of info on how to DIY for brakes and other things.

WOW! nice site. Is there one like it for the E60?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-09-2007, 12:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 956
Posted By aloyouis
WOW! nice site. Is there one like it for the...

WOW! nice site. Is there one like it for the E60?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-09-2007, 12:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,456
Posted By aloyouis
:rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl:

:rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl:
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 09-08-2007, 05:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 6,537
Posted By aloyouis
too funny.

too funny.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-08-2007, 04:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 567
Posted By aloyouis
Now THAT is what I was looking for. Thanks.

Now THAT is what I was looking for.

Thanks.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-08-2007, 03:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 567
Posted By aloyouis
Yes. I sleep in the car most nites. Nice seats....

Yes. I sleep in the car most nites. Nice seats. Comfortable. With the heated seats it is even comfortable in the winter.






Anybody have a serious response? If not, any idea why they...
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