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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-19-2011, 07:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 498
Posted By RedDvl33
Damn, guess I missed a step in there. Sunday...

Damn, guess I missed a step in there.

Sunday I tried to start her up in the garage and it was completely dead. With the key in the ignition and the auxiliaries on the car had full power. Radio,...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-19-2011, 05:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 498
Posted By RedDvl33
New predicament...Changed the battery and still...

New predicament...Changed the battery and still no start. I've got the same clicking. Still thinking it might be the starter...any words of wisdom? Instead of a $50 tow to the dealership?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-19-2011, 01:22 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 36,153
Posted By RedDvl33
Does anyone have a current DIY for the Battery...

Does anyone have a current DIY for the Battery Replacement? I know there was one from RatherBeInCabo back in the day, but his Flickr account is no longer in use. Anyone have any quick tips or tricks...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-12-2011, 11:44 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 498
Posted By RedDvl33
Sluggish Starting/Ignition

Hey guys, was wondering if anyone has had this same sort of problem.

Went to start my '07 530i yesterday and upon pushing the "Start/Ignition" button, the car was very sluggish and slow trying to...
Forum: Off-Topic 04-25-2011, 02:41 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 196
Posted By RedDvl33
Wakeboarders/Water Skiiers

I've been pretty into wakeboarding for the last 5 years, but since I unfortunately live 8 hours from any sort of good boating lake, I'm restricted to being able to only wakeboard a good 4 times a...
Forum: Off-Topic 04-05-2011, 11:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 330
Posted By RedDvl33
Did you get in on the Blinged Out Cabbage on...

Did you get in on the Blinged Out Cabbage on April Fool's day? I couldn't get to a computer to do the level qualifying game. I'm ready today though!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-30-2011, 11:03 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,110
Posted By RedDvl33
+1 Michelin Pilots are very nice!!

+1 Michelin Pilots are very nice!!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-30-2011, 11:00 AM
Replies: 258
Views: 21,112
Posted By RedDvl33
23 (24 in a couple weeks) - Mechanical/Design...

23 (24 in a couple weeks) - Mechanical/Design Engineer for an Oil/Gas Refinery
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-17-2011, 10:47 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,559
Posted By RedDvl33
I'm indifferent. I'm not opposed to the black...

I'm indifferent. I'm not opposed to the black rims, especially on white and black cars. Not sure if they black with the blue does it for me. Regardless, still nice ride :thumbup:
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-16-2011, 09:26 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,943
Posted By RedDvl33
welcome to my life.... ...

welcome to my life....

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=498295

I haven't had any problems whatsoever after all of the maintenance EXCEPT for the headlights. They have been a...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-09-2011, 10:48 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,120
Posted By RedDvl33
My '07 530i has been amazing and I rarely see...

My '07 530i has been amazing and I rarely see anyone complaining about big issues on the 530 i/xi.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-07-2011, 10:55 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,435
Posted By RedDvl33
You're right, Porches can be very invigorating ...

You're right, Porches can be very invigorating
http://www.ibbp.com/db/images/upload/802/Maples%20Inn%20Bar%20Harbor%20front%20porch.jpg
:rofl:
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-07-2011, 10:02 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,676
Posted By RedDvl33
I've heard the same, that's why I didn't rotate...

I've heard the same, that's why I didn't rotate my tires for so long. The problem with that scenario is that since our cars are RWD, the back tires will always wear down faster. And I'm not sure what...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-07-2011, 09:28 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,676
Posted By RedDvl33
I did it on mine and I haven't had any problems...

I did it on mine and I haven't had any problems with the ride. Once the tires warm up and get used some, any vibration leveled out. Just make sure you rotate them more often next time, it saves in...
Forum: Off-Topic 03-04-2011, 01:32 PM
Replies: 148
Views: 5,865
Posted By RedDvl33
:wahwah: Premium is anywhere around $3.49-3.79...

:wahwah: Premium is anywhere around $3.49-3.79 here in West Texas. I drive 130 miles a day round trip to work. If I'm driving the bimmer, then I fill up at least once a week; If I drive the wife's...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-04-2011, 10:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,042
Posted By RedDvl33
Dude! 8%! I'm surprised you could see at all! ...

Dude! 8%! I'm surprised you could see at all!

First of all I would check what is legal in your state. Tint Laws (http://www.tintlaws.com/). In Texas you can have 25% (that is total light...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-02-2011, 11:18 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,663
Posted By RedDvl33
Haha ya you can youtube it, but try searching the...

Haha ya you can youtube it, but try searching the forum for "Reset Service Indicators". It's a little tricky, but pretty simple once you get the hang of it.

here's the DIY here on the forum:...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-02-2011, 05:56 AM
Replies: 314
Views: 32,979
Posted By RedDvl33
just hit 63K on my 07 530i. Had the valve head...

just hit 63K on my 07 530i. Had the valve head lifters replaced under warranty to eliminate "chatter", sun roof seal (just cause warranty would fix it). My car got drenched in a flood back in October...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-01-2011, 06:31 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,663
Posted By RedDvl33
Yes the microfilterS (there are 2) are...

Yes the microfilterS (there are 2) are essentially the cabin filters. Once you lift up the hood, they are on the far left and right side of the compartment and are the furthest towards the...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-28-2011, 06:15 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 6,289
Posted By RedDvl33
So I gave the stealership a call this past...

So I gave the stealership a call this past Saturday and finally gave up on the "I'm going to be polite because it's not the poor lady on the end of this phone's fault" attitude. Told them I was fed...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-25-2011, 04:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 575
Posted By RedDvl33
I graduated in 2009 with my mechanical...

I graduated in 2009 with my mechanical engineering degree. What about yourself, or should I not be asking that question. Haha
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-25-2011, 12:38 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 6,289
Posted By RedDvl33
Bumpin this bad boy only once. Anyone have...

Bumpin this bad boy only once.

Anyone have any trouble with their headlights? Especially curious from the 5er guru's that seem to know everything little thing about this wonderful machine.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-25-2011, 12:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 575
Posted By RedDvl33
I'm not sure about the wheels, but I wanted to...

I'm not sure about the wheels, but I wanted to comment on a fellow Red Raider! Do you guys work at the Experimental Sciences building right there or one of the buildings? Wreck 'Em!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-24-2011, 11:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,296
Posted By RedDvl33
I don't know man. I really like the way the...

I don't know man. I really like the way the Crofts come flush with the sidewall of the tire. The stock wheels come just about flush as well.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-23-2011, 12:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,296
Posted By RedDvl33
haha well done. Well when I bought mine used in...

haha well done. Well when I bought mine used in late '09, there were 2 bent wheels already. I can't even tell they are bent because there is about zero vibration. I'm just getting tired of the person...
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