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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-02-2014, 02:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 548
Posted By etnav382
I wouldn't call a fully functional CIC iDrive...

I wouldn't call a fully functional CIC iDrive install "limited success". If you have the money and know what audio system you have you can have a full working system.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-28-2014, 02:46 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 455
Posted By etnav382
My oldest is just 3 and I've been saying that...

My oldest is just 3 and I've been saying that since day one! Plus insuring a teenage boy in a two door car? Sounds expensive.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-24-2014, 07:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 180
Posted By etnav382
I would recommend going to M5boards.com and...

I would recommend going to M5boards.com and asking there.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-22-2014, 07:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 318
Posted By etnav382
Buy this one and try the lite version of the app....

Buy this one and try the lite version of the app. Worse that can happen is you waste $10...
Forum: Interior 06-22-2014, 07:50 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 173
Posted By etnav382
Would you be willing to sell just the lower trim...

Would you be willing to sell just the lower trim off the steering wheel?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-12-2014, 01:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 250
Posted By etnav382
Just because your car is an 06 model does not...

Just because your car is an 06 model does not guarantee it was built after September of that year. My 06 was built the last week of Dec in 05. Make sure you check that and search realoem.com for part...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-05-2014, 02:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 322
Posted By etnav382
One headlight is lower as to not blind oncoming...

One headlight is lower as to not blind oncoming traffic.
Normal cold start idle is 1k then when kinda warm about 750, finally 500 when fully warm. It will go up to 750 if you have A/C on but other...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-01-2014, 05:36 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 738
Posted By etnav382
I have an auto and use mine almost constantly,...

I have an auto and use mine almost constantly, mainly after I got my custom engraved handle in from eBay.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-27-2014, 07:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 216
Posted By etnav382
Make sure doors, hood and trunk are all closed....

Make sure doors, hood and trunk are all closed. The car will not chirp if they are slightly ajar.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-23-2014, 03:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 335
Posted By etnav382
I've had a set of Motorcepts HIDs in my fogs and...

I've had a set of Motorcepts HIDs in my fogs and reverse lights for years and they have never flickered. Bottom line here is pay for quality and somebody that stands behind their products.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-03-2014, 08:01 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 476
Posted By etnav382
Isn't there a saying that's goes something like...

Isn't there a saying that's goes something like "The cheapest BMW soon becomes the expensive BMW", basically the dirt cheap BMW ends up being more expensive than the slightly more costly one. I'm not...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-27-2014, 04:47 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 269
Posted By etnav382
A Few New Mods (Long Post)

So it's been awhile since I posted a mods thread. These are just the recent ones I completed. I can post the entire list if anyone is interested. All of these I installed myself and pretty sure I got...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-27-2014, 03:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 524
Posted By etnav382
It is a complete retrofit kit so it includes the...

It is a complete retrofit kit so it includes the bumper, bumper supports, battery cover, small plastic thingy I can't remember the name to and two diffusers. The shipping by greyhound to Newark,...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-25-2014, 11:31 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 434
Posted By etnav382
Reading those threads sounds like the turbo...

Reading those threads sounds like the turbo warrenty is only 8 yearts 82k miles. Seems you might be out of luck. Sorry bro.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-24-2014, 04:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 235
Posted By etnav382
Not possible, not without a lot of money anyway....

Not possible, not without a lot of money anyway. The newer models have an electronic shifter while our cars are physical shifters. Now if you want the feature of paddle shifting then motivemods has a...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-23-2014, 02:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 235
Posted By etnav382
There's two ways to go about it the cheap way or...

There's two ways to go about it the cheap way or the expensive way. Either way keep in mind that you are just changing the handle the tranny will still be same. So the cheap way is going thru ebay or...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-15-2014, 10:37 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 209
Posted By etnav382
OEM MTech Kit Install

I've searched and have used an awesome DIY pdf for the sideskirts by andy 545 from 5series.net and I was looking his rear bumper install one. My kit did not come with that massive amount of stuff. I...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-14-2014, 07:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 524
Posted By etnav382
Email sent and the bumper is OEM.

Email sent and the bumper is OEM.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-14-2014, 10:31 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 524
Posted By etnav382
Bumpo!

Bumpo!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-13-2014, 08:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 165
Posted By etnav382
Is your car a manual or automatic? For a manual...

Is your car a manual or automatic? For a manual just pick a side of the cover feel for the plastic ring and bend the ring out don't use too much force while bending tho. For an auto it's easier to...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-10-2014, 07:10 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 648
Posted By etnav382
Unless you're building a turbo or supercharger...

Unless you're building a turbo or supercharger kit yourself, there isn't one commercially available for your engine. So your only choices would be the manifold upgrade, performance air filter,...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-08-2014, 10:33 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 511
Posted By etnav382
I believe that the moving tach was removed in LCI...

I believe that the moving tach was removed in LCI cars. It is present in my 06 550i. I know on a cold start my idle will drop to 750 from 1000 long before the lines are all the way down.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-08-2014, 01:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 248
Posted By etnav382
Ok, thanks for the advice. Just wanted a few...

Ok, thanks for the advice. Just wanted a few other opinions.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-08-2014, 12:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 248
Posted By etnav382
Hey guys, My kit is showing up at the shop today....

Hey guys, My kit is showing up at the shop today. Does anyone have any ideas for the diffuser color?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-07-2014, 10:45 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 524
Posted By etnav382
Yes, I still have the rim, I believe the tire...

Yes, I still have the rim, I believe the tire size is 275/35-18
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