Welcome to Bimmerfest -- The #1 Online Community for BMW related information! Please enjoy the discussion forums below and share your experiences with the 200,000 current, new and past BMW owners. The forums are broken out by car model and into other special interest sections such as BMW European Delivery and a special forum to voice your questions to the many BMW dealers on the site to assist our members!

Please follow the links below to help get you started!

Go Back   Bimmerfest - BMW Forums > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 52
Search took 0.80 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: kvasg
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-29-2015, 11:49 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 229
Posted By kvasg
I believe I"m referencing the iDrive Vehicle...

I believe I"m referencing the iDrive Vehicle status.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-29-2015, 11:11 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 229
Posted By kvasg
BMW Dashboard / Sensor question

Hello Everyone,
Got a 2011 528i. My vehicle status states that rear brake pads need to be replaced in 3000 miles. My question is, when I replace the actual sensor, does that take care of the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-12-2015, 07:49 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 367
Posted By kvasg
2011 528i Brake Pads quesion

Hi Bmw Gurus,
I used to have a 2001 bmw and finally decided after 13 beautiful years to get a 5 series. I noticed the Warning systems indicating is different.

My indicator states I need to get...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-09-2015, 08:53 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 293
Posted By kvasg
2011 528 Coolant Red Dipstick missing

Hello Folks,
I bought a 2011 518 and my low coolant indicator came on yesterday. When I opened the Coolant box, I did not see a Red dip stick that floats up. I did see some min/max yellow plastic...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-17-2014, 08:32 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,110
Posted By kvasg
Thanks guys. Now i'm more concerned on how the...

Thanks guys.
Now i'm more concerned on how the maintenance is after 100k Miles. I had a 2001 325i for 13 years. Should I expect the same kind of maintenance? I see more gadgets on the 528 which...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-15-2014, 12:14 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,110
Posted By kvasg
Some really good advice. THanks. I do like the...

Some really good advice. THanks. I do like the 3 year old with CPO advice. Thanks everyone.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-14-2014, 02:50 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,110
Posted By kvasg
Good idea. Thanks. I was thinking of going this...

Good idea. Thanks. I was thinking of going this route as well. If I can bring down the price on a non cpo.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-14-2014, 11:44 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,110
Posted By kvasg
1.) It cost a lot 2.) You have to replace them...

1.) It cost a lot
2.) You have to replace them more often
3.) To get a certain model/series, sometimes the nearby tire place might not even have it

More concerned about price and durability. ANd...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-14-2014, 08:53 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,110
Posted By kvasg
Thanks Guys. I think the only thing that...

Thanks Guys.
I think the only thing that bothers me at this point is having to deal with the run-flats. When i had my 2001 235i, didnt have to deal with that. I'm debating about using just the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-14-2014, 06:51 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,110
Posted By kvasg
Need advice 2011 528 non cpo vs cpo

Hello ppl,
Could use your advice.


Have two situtations.
1.) 2011 BMW 528 35k miles
2.) 2011 BMW 528 45k miles CPO

#2 is BMW certified. What would you choose? Exact same price and...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-06-2014, 07:02 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 304
Posted By kvasg
BMW 5 series vs 3 series maintenance

Hi Finatics,
I got rid of my 2001 325i after enjoying every mile. Got to keep it for 13 years and the way I saved a lot of money by ordering my own parts and having my private mechanic work on it....
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 04-05-2014, 08:00 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 810
Posted By kvasg
BMW 5 series vs 3 series maintenance

Hi Finatics,
I got rid of my 2001 325i after enjoying every mile. Got to keep it for 13 years and the way I saved a lot of money by ordering my own parts and having my private mechanic work on it....
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-21-2013, 02:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 707
Posted By kvasg
Looks like, the warranty has passed it. The fuel...

Looks like, the warranty has passed it. The fuel pump warranty is only for 10 years or 120k miles. I have 12 years and 160k miles on my car.
Any way to really be sure its the fuel pump?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-21-2013, 12:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 707
Posted By kvasg
Thanks everyone. I guess i'm confused on why it...

Thanks everyone. I guess i'm confused on why it would work at random times? Today when i started it, its running as well. I spoke with my mobile mechanic and since I didn't get the check engine...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-20-2013, 02:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 707
Posted By kvasg
Fuel Pump Sensor

Hello BMWfanatics.
Has this issue happened to anyone of you? I have a 2001 325i (160k) miles. Today while heading back to work from lunch, my car wouldn't start. It would start for few seconds...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-18-2013, 12:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 789
Posted By kvasg
Great. I'll try that. Thanks again. Amrit

Great. I'll try that. Thanks again.

Amrit
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-18-2013, 11:43 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 789
Posted By kvasg
Thanks OfTheLost. So its safe to drive with ABS...

Thanks OfTheLost. So its safe to drive with ABS off for a while right while I investigate the issue.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-18-2013, 10:46 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 789
Posted By kvasg
I had my mobile mechanic read the codes and this...

I had my mobile mechanic read the codes and this is what I received:

Secondary Controller DSC - Communication Failure or no Controller Available:

Secondary Controller DSC-MK60
0x5E38(24120) -...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-15-2013, 06:22 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 789
Posted By kvasg
My ASC light keeps coming on

Hello Everyone,
I was wondering if anyone came across this issue? While driving my ASC light (Circle with the triangle in middle) keeps coming on and while driving it stops the car. Before it used...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-18-2013, 08:45 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 628
Posted By kvasg
Thank you everyone for all your suggestions. ...

Thank you everyone for all your suggestions. I'm planning on getting my thermostat & water pump replaced at same time.
I have had my car for 12 beautiful years so far. I have about 160k miles...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-18-2013, 08:19 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 628
Posted By kvasg
Thanks guys for all the comments. One of my...

Thanks guys for all the comments. One of my friends who has a similair car had recommended to replace my water pump along with the thermostat at same time.

Is this something you guys would...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-17-2013, 07:36 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 628
Posted By kvasg
P0128 - Thermostat question

Hello Everyone,
I just received a P0128 error code and per some forums, it is stating that it is an issue with having to replace the thermostat. I checked the Coolant level today and, that little...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-16-2012, 08:40 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,564
Posted By kvasg
Wheel Allignment @ Dealer or Firestone

Hey guys. Got a dilemma. I have a 2001 325i, 152k miles. Had it for 10 wonderful years with no issues. I just got 4 new tires and have not done an alignment in probably 4 years or so.

Now my...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-22-2011, 07:58 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,999
Posted By kvasg
Good Oil type recommendations for > 150k miles?

Hello Folks,
I have a 2001 325i. I have had a oil leak. I changed the Oil Pan gasket, along with Oil filter housing. After I changed my Oil Pan gasket, I took it back to the mechanic and he said...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-23-2011, 07:28 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,670
Posted By kvasg
Hey guys. Thanks for the reply. It ended up...

Hey guys. Thanks for the reply. It ended up being the plugs. Its quite odd, because I changed them at 90k. I ended up buying 6 new OEM plugs from NAPA and then also bought boots. I figured since...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 52

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 06:18 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
© 2001-2015 performanceIX, Inc. All Rights Reserved .: guidelines .:. privacy .:. terms