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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-17-2012, 03:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 14,752
Posted By eschnabs
Just had a similar issue fixed on my wife's 2010...

Just had a similar issue fixed on my wife's 2010 X5 Xdrive30i...with 24,000 miles on it. Here is what the repair sheet said.

"Customer states steering wheel is noisy when you turn the wheel." ...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-19-2012, 11:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 610
Posted By eschnabs
Iphone

I was just wondeirng if it is normal for the idrive display to not be on the correct song when playing from a playlist on my iphone4? I will select the artist and select the song I want to play and...
Forum: Interior 04-12-2011, 02:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,054
Posted By eschnabs
200 shipped

200 shipped
Forum: Interior 04-07-2011, 10:13 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,054
Posted By eschnabs
E60 Genuine IPOD Retrofit Kit

I have a geuine OEM IPOD Retrofit Kit for an E60 that I am looking to get rid of. I originally bought it on EBAY for my wives 06 525i back in 2007, but the local dealership wouldnt install it...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-19-2010, 11:27 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,686
Posted By eschnabs
*than..... Love the interior color combo

*than.....

Love the interior color combo
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-19-2010, 11:27 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,686
Posted By eschnabs
They are BIGGER money puts that the e39.......

They are BIGGER money puts that the e39.......
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-27-2010, 09:51 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,815
Posted By eschnabs
Does anyone know an indy in the St. Louis area...

Does anyone know an indy in the St. Louis area that would do this?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-21-2010, 09:39 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 836
Posted By eschnabs
HAHAHA......thats what I was thinking. Just...

HAHAHA......thats what I was thinking. Just showing you want kind of crazy things people do to ugly up the cars.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-21-2010, 08:05 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 836
Posted By eschnabs
Would this look good in an E39??

Saw this on EBAY today. Looks interesting. Do you think it would look good in an e39, particulary one with sandbeige interior??????

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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-07-2010, 04:25 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,618
Posted By eschnabs
Here is a new one for you. Dealer gave the car...

Here is a new one for you. Dealer gave the car back to me and noise is almost gone, still there. They replaced the headlamp height sensor link (front angle joint according to realoem.com, part...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-06-2010, 07:55 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,618
Posted By eschnabs
Also, both mechanic and head mechanic have test...

Also, both mechanic and head mechanic have test drove with me and hear the noise.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-06-2010, 07:52 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,618
Posted By eschnabs
Dealer has inspected all suggested items and said...

Dealer has inspected all suggested items and said all were in good working condition. This is a dealer that I trust.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-06-2010, 05:25 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,618
Posted By eschnabs
UPDATE......Car has been in and out of shop a...

UPDATE......Car has been in and out of shop a total of 5 times. They have now replaced right front strut and replaced the caliper that they originally replaced. They checked the front suspension...
Forum: F06 Gran Coupe (2013 - Current) 04-23-2010, 01:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 7,524
Posted By eschnabs
Sign me up for one!!!

Sign me up for one!!!
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-22-2010, 06:23 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,618
Posted By eschnabs
Much appreciated. I figured it was something...

Much appreciated. I figured it was something with the front brakes or caliper since it didnt make the noise before that, but stranger things have happened.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-22-2010, 06:13 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,618
Posted By eschnabs
accelerate/decelerate doesnt matter nor does...

accelerate/decelerate doesnt matter nor does turning. Noise is heard in all of those situations.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-22-2010, 06:12 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,618
Posted By eschnabs
Noise is only heard over sharp bumps. I.E....

Noise is only heard over sharp bumps. I.E. potholes, recessed sewer lids, cracks in concrete pavement. Noise intensifies with speed. It is not a squeak. It is more of a click clack noise, metal on...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-22-2010, 06:02 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,618
Posted By eschnabs
No shimmy. Thrust rod bushings were replaced in...

No shimmy. Thrust rod bushings were replaced in late 2009. I know your the resident expert on this board so I appreciate your ideas. I am just beating my head here trying to figure this out.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-22-2010, 05:52 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,618
Posted By eschnabs
ST. LOUIS. I believe they checked them, said...

ST. LOUIS. I believe they checked them, said everything looked good.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-22-2010, 05:27 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,618
Posted By eschnabs
Metallic Noise - exhausted all possibilities

I need some serious advice here. I have a 2003 530 with 78,000 miles that has a metallic noise over sharp bumps that I believe is coming from the front. I had new front pads and rotors installed at...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-13-2010, 04:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 832
Posted By eschnabs
I bet you it is the vapor barrier. Pull the...

I bet you it is the vapor barrier. Pull the interior panel off and see if the barrier is still sealed. Search the forum on how to pull the panel off, its easy, but be careful with the side airbags.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-17-2010, 08:01 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,746
Posted By eschnabs
Lol....good, but that's because I don't use them....

Lol....good, but that's because I don't use them. At least I can laugh about it, not much else you can do. The car does run like a dream now.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-17-2010, 11:47 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,746
Posted By eschnabs
Mechanic did. Don't even ask how much I paid for...

Mechanic did. Don't even ask how much I paid for it all. I added it up last night as I was typing the original post. The things you do for the love of a car.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-17-2010, 08:03 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,746
Posted By eschnabs
I bought this car CPO 5 years ago. I had a 2001...

I bought this car CPO 5 years ago. I had a 2001 530 before this and never replaced half this stuff and ran it until 97,000 miles. Don't get me wrong, I love this car and am willing to sink money...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-16-2010, 07:49 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,746
Posted By eschnabs
Do I have a new car here or what

So, the past 6 months I have sunk a lot of $$$$$$ into my car. Based on the below, what the hell else can go wrong. The car is a 2003 530 with 76,000 miles on it. I love this car, but come on.

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