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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-24-2012, 01:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,374
Posted By abhy_4us
I have 110K miles on my car. I have had this car...

I have 110K miles on my car. I have had this car for almost 4 years but did not have any warranty and had to shell some good money out of pocket to fix mechanical issues.

I plan to keep the car...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-24-2012, 10:29 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,374
Posted By abhy_4us
Extended warranty

What is a good company to buy extended warranty for my 530i?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-27-2012, 10:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,015
Posted By abhy_4us
LOL...true dat :-)

LOL...true dat :-)
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-27-2012, 09:33 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,071
Posted By abhy_4us
LOL ...too good :rofl::rofl::rofl:

LOL ...too good :rofl::rofl::rofl:
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-27-2012, 09:31 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,071
Posted By abhy_4us
You will be banned from getting BMW loaners for...

You will be banned from getting BMW loaners for life. All future loaners will be "Chevrolet Aveo or Similar" from Enterprise. It happened to me.

Not really...:D Scary thing is, they could if they...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-27-2012, 09:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 597
Posted By abhy_4us
Try the lens cleaning stuff that you get at...

Try the lens cleaning stuff that you get at AutoZone or Walmart ...I have used it on fogged up lights on my old sebring and camry and it worked pretty well.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-27-2012, 09:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,158
Posted By abhy_4us
My front wheels make a loud squeal during light...

My front wheels make a loud squeal during light breaking. I took it to the dealer but they did not mention anything about the sensor. I was told, the rotar, sensor and the drums are fine and they...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-27-2012, 09:15 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 10,518
Posted By abhy_4us
They say as you go higher in K's the light starts...

They say as you go higher in K's the light starts getting blueish in color. If you want while light, take a bulb in 6000k - 8000k range. Anything less will give out a yellowish light and anything...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-27-2012, 09:00 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 7,301
Posted By abhy_4us
Glad to hear that !!! enjoy the ride :-)

Glad to hear that !!! enjoy the ride :-)
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-27-2012, 08:02 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 10,518
Posted By abhy_4us
You can get the replacement bulbs online or at a...

You can get the replacement bulbs online or at a store. I picked up mine from Amazon. Much cheaper options are available on eBAY. I got the 8000K HID bulbs and replaced both.

Your friends 2006...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-24-2012, 10:07 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 7,301
Posted By abhy_4us
Better to find the issue earlier than watching...

Better to find the issue earlier than watching the "Service Engine" light flash on the display. I had the same issue and got a service engine light on my way to the dealer...good luck buddy..
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-24-2012, 01:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 777
Posted By abhy_4us
Try re-confguring (changing) the steering wheel...

Try re-confguring (changing) the steering wheel buttons using the I
Drive menu ....maybe the botton that was cofigured to mute is stuck...

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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-24-2012, 10:05 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 24,404
Posted By abhy_4us
2005, 530i - 107500 miles changed the vacuum...

2005, 530i - 107500 miles changed the vacuum hose and gaskets, changed all 4 tires, changed the bulbs, fixed leaks in the transmission and other leaks, replaced the sparkplugs and harnesses..and...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-23-2012, 10:37 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 7,301
Posted By abhy_4us
If your car is shaking when in idle, check out if...

If your car is shaking when in idle, check out if there is a leak in the intake hose or the vacuum hose.

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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-22-2012, 06:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 10,518
Posted By abhy_4us
Here is the link on how to change the Low Beam...

Here is the link on how to change the Low Beam Headlight

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?p=6580318#post6580318
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-22-2012, 06:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 7,166
Posted By abhy_4us
Instructions : Replacing HID on a 2005 , 530I

Hope this helps all who want to replace the Low beam head light. Sorry if the pictures are not clear enough but this should give you all a good idea on how to replace the Low Beam headlight on you...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-22-2012, 05:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 10,518
Posted By abhy_4us
I have been able to replace my LOW beam headlight...

I have been able to replace my LOW beam headlight on my 2005, 530i, FINALLY !!!!!!. I am creating a new post with instructions.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-16-2012, 08:52 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 10,518
Posted By abhy_4us
I found this link on youtube and I hope this time...

I found this link on youtube and I hope this time it is golden. Will try to replace the bulbs and put pics once I am done. Thank you all for your help!!!

http://youtu.be/_9J2WhcvenY
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-16-2012, 03:52 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,871
Posted By abhy_4us
I dont remember how much exactly I spent on...

I dont remember how much exactly I spent on getting the Hose and Gaskets replaced but for sure wasnt a small bill. All the best buddy. Hope its not the gasket and something less severe.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-16-2012, 03:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 10,518
Posted By abhy_4us
Appreciate your help. Thanks!!! Abhijit

Appreciate your help.

Thanks!!!
Abhijit
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-16-2012, 01:33 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 10,518
Posted By abhy_4us
Thanks Steve. The car has stock fittings for...

Thanks Steve.

The car has stock fittings for the HID. It is the angel eye setting. Its just a matter of how to remove the casing and replacing the bulbs.

I asked a couple of mechanics and I...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-16-2012, 12:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,076
Posted By abhy_4us
Thank you all for your inputs !!!

Thank you all for your inputs !!!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-16-2012, 11:59 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 10,518
Posted By abhy_4us
Replacing HID bulbs on 530i, 2005

I bought some HID bulbs for my 2005, 530i. I would like to replace the headlights but all mechanics are charging anywhere from 170-266 dollars just to replace the bulbs.

Can someone please help me...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-09-2012, 03:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,105
Posted By abhy_4us
Do you know if these will work for a 2005, 530i?...

Do you know if these will work for a 2005, 530i? I found the same for 14 bucks on
...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-09-2012, 01:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,076
Posted By abhy_4us
Question Good BMW mechanics / repair shop in Dallas Area

Hi all,

Does anyone know a good BMW repair shop in the Dallas/FW area?

Thanks!!!
Abhijit
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