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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-19-2013, 03:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 841
Posted By anlauf
New Traffic Data on E60 navigation systems

Ok, it's been 6 years. Any new info or updates? I just got the '13 navigation disk and it seemed like the right time to ask, again.
Forum: European Delivery 12-25-2007, 09:18 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,358
Posted By anlauf
ED damage in 2005

In June 2005 my son and I experienced the worst parking lot fear of any new ED driver in Italy....yes nasty door dings. To make a long story as brief as possible I called the German insurance agent...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 08-10-2007, 03:52 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,844
Posted By anlauf
Yes

5-door, 6-speed 2.0 turbo diesel getting 40+mpg to replace the beater PT Cruiser
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-06-2007, 09:42 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,246
Posted By anlauf
I looked at this before my 06 ED and ultimately...

I looked at this before my 06 ED and ultimately made the choice that it was too dark and too dingy with a black leather interior. For a CA car, I made the right decision for me to stick with the...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-14-2007, 12:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 699
Posted By anlauf
http://www.navigation.com/is-bin/INTERSHOP.enfinit...

http://www.navigation.com/is-bin/INTERSHOP.enfinity/WFS/Navteq-NavteqNorthAmerica-Site/en_US/-/USD/ViewProductDetail-Start;pgid=kHFqUX2YWgVSR04GFKjzG8Ko0000KpAN63aF?ProductUUID=_gUKCggRrGkAAAEO21JtND2...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-12-2007, 03:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 841
Posted By anlauf
New Traffic Data on Nav RETROFIT

Anyone investigate the option(s) of retrofitting the traffic info into an older (pre-08) navigation system. Roundel indicated that options would be available "later in the spring"?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-08-2007, 09:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 970
Posted By anlauf
E34 Had an Al hood

My Old 1990 E34 525 had an Aluminum hood (those N Cal oak tree nuts sure did a number on it one day). The paintless dent removal guys said it was VERY easy to fix.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-08-2007, 09:51 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,238
Posted By anlauf
So back on topic...

what are the features of the latest firmware upgrade?
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 11-20-2006, 12:05 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,362
Posted By anlauf
Munich Sighting: 130i Coupe RHD (red)

I just wanted to note that I was driving around Munich today and while on the Frankfurter Ring headed to the Niederlassung Munchen, ended up driving next to a right hand drive 130i Coupe (badge...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-09-2006, 03:45 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 658
Posted By anlauf
Bluetooth Call Waiting

The Bluetooth thread seems to be wilting......so I will post here.

Anyone figure out how to use call waiting? I have a Blackberry 8700C and just like the RAZR before it, I do not get a menu to...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-08-2006, 07:39 PM
Replies: 1,362
Views: 603,525
Posted By anlauf
call waiting

anyone have call waiting working on an 8700C?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-24-2006, 08:18 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,265
Posted By anlauf
HELP - E60 Sport Bent Rims

I know the N. Cal. roads are terrible...but in 7000 miles of driving I have bent 4 of the 18" wheels. I am upset.

I called BMWNA today to express my displeasure....I have never bent a wheel in...
Forum: The Detail Department 12-25-2005, 08:59 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,040
Posted By anlauf
Windshield Washer Fluid

Maybe it's funny, but I love BMW's windshield washer fluid smell...it reminds me of my Euro delivery every time I use it! I just got back from Germany and bought ARAL concentrate but it was for...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-01-2005, 08:51 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,359
Posted By anlauf
Manual.....Do it...Do it....Do it.

Manual.....Do it...Do it....Do it.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-30-2005, 08:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,735
Posted By anlauf
Here is one for you. The finish is matte, not...

Here is one for you. The finish is matte, not glossy like the pictures might indicate...nicely understated.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-28-2005, 01:24 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,735
Posted By anlauf
Installed it was about $1100 USD. To the best of...

Installed it was about $1100 USD. To the best of my knowledge, the trim parts are not valid US part numbers...I do not believe they can be ordered by a US dealership.

Yes, the dealership is...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-27-2005, 07:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,735
Posted By anlauf
The 530d I saw had leather interior and the...

The 530d I saw had leather interior and the aluminum cube trim. That's what led me to have it installed at BMW Niederlassung Munchen during my euro-delivery in June. It looks great and I am very...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-25-2005, 09:00 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,648
Posted By anlauf
Keep us informed on this recall-thing. If it...

Keep us informed on this recall-thing.

If it is real it should justify a "sticky" thread
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-25-2005, 08:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,735
Posted By anlauf
I agree, I decided to stick with the standard...

I agree, I decided to stick with the standard very light gray in my black interior 06 530 after visiting Munich and seeing the e60 with M Sport package ( the Anthracite headliner )....it was...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-25-2005, 09:15 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,332
Posted By anlauf
I'd like to ditto the great fun of ARS :rofl: My...

I'd like to ditto the great fun of ARS :rofl: My 530 feels like it is on rails around the off camber curves on Hwy 29 north of Calistoga...amazing. Once the Active Steering was taken off the...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-23-2005, 10:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 552
Posted By anlauf
My suggestion is skip the dealer. Call the...

My suggestion is skip the dealer. Call the number on the screen (have the ESN number handy) and be ready with your credit card. You don't need hellp from the ealer.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-22-2005, 08:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 552
Posted By anlauf
Just activated on Saturday. One year free is...

Just activated on Saturday. One year free is included. While on the phone call (by the way I activated it, not the dealer) Sirius made an offer I could not turn down....2 additional years for a...
Forum: European Delivery 08-08-2005, 12:35 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,720
Posted By anlauf
Can you PM me with Harms email address in Munich?

Can you PM me with Harms email address in Munich?
Forum: European Delivery 08-07-2005, 09:59 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,720
Posted By anlauf
Dropped mine off June 27th at the Munich Service...

Dropped mine off June 27th at the Munich Service Center to have two door dings repaired so I don't really know when to expect it. I was told it would take only one week to get it to Harms, so that...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-17-2005, 10:30 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 639
Posted By anlauf
Thanks everyone, I should have no problems doing...

Thanks everyone, I should have no problems doing this. Wonder why I couldn't find it in search? Anyway, thanks again...now I just have to wait for the car to get back to CA.
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