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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-21-2015, 06:56 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 431
Posted By wcr3d
+1 especially for the low cost.

+1 especially for the low cost.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-20-2015, 06:11 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 431
Posted By wcr3d
Not exactly correct. My 2006 530XI has it. Using...

Not exactly correct. My 2006 530XI has it. Using BMW Archive VIN Decoder shows it was in the U.S. from 2004-2007. It produces 258hp. The full nomenclature is N52B30O0.


To the OP, you now have a...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-17-2015, 10:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 273
Posted By wcr3d
You can go here and do a VIN lookup to see what...

You can go here and do a VIN lookup to see what your car was optioned with. But if it is not in IDrive it probably didn't have it.
http://www.bmwarchive.org/vin/bmw-vin-decoder.html
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-17-2015, 09:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 519
Posted By wcr3d
Looks good.

Looks good.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-16-2015, 05:25 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 504
Posted By wcr3d
I would go with oem and yes on the sensor. Is...

I would go with oem and yes on the sensor.
Is that the ACS kit? Looks good.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-15-2015, 08:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 281
Posted By wcr3d
Yes, the xi's sit a little higher. The sport...

Yes, the xi's sit a little higher. The sport package doesn't lower it any, most of what it is is cosmetic.
Here is a thread with some pic's of 19's at stock height....
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-15-2015, 02:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 311
Posted By wcr3d
Even with non-CA the battery eventually goes. I...

Even with non-CA the battery eventually goes. I had to replace my 2006 fob this year, so I would guess you're in the ballpark.
Forum: General BMW 03-13-2015, 02:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 287
Posted By wcr3d
This is a mostly U.S. forum and we don't get that...

This is a mostly U.S. forum and we don't get that model. Over here that would be a low end model BMW, which they typically don't make "chips" for. You also come to a BMW forum, so which do you think...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-10-2015, 02:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 293
Posted By wcr3d
Yep, I was wrong. :) It was the 122's that were...

Yep, I was wrong. :)
It was the 122's that were the standard issue.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-10-2015, 12:05 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 293
Posted By wcr3d
It should be on the spokes. You can also look at...

It should be on the spokes. You can also look at bmwstylewheels.com. If I'm not mistaken they should be style 124
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-01-2015, 02:45 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 380
Posted By wcr3d
Lose it for sure!

Lose it for sure!
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-01-2015, 02:19 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 380
Posted By wcr3d
Cool. If you look at my garage...the button on...

Cool. If you look at my garage...the button on the right off this post, you can see the gap in mine setting on the factory 18s.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-01-2015, 12:14 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 380
Posted By wcr3d
My sport package came with the shadow line/black...

My sport package came with the shadow line/black trim, sport steering wheel and sport seats, which are quite different than the contours. I also think European are the only ones that can take 16"...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-28-2015, 07:34 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 473
Posted By wcr3d
There is no tricks. But unless you locked the...

There is no tricks. But unless you locked the doors first the trunk maybe closed but still unlocked. Other than that, +1 on above post.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-26-2015, 05:14 PM
Replies: 5
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Posted By wcr3d
I have come to find out this was an option too.

I have come to find out this was an option too.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-26-2015, 05:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 206
Posted By wcr3d
Assuming you had a headlight stop working. There...

Assuming you had a headlight stop working. There are three pieces up there that can be the problem, bulb, ignitor and ballast. Things I learned the hard way.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-22-2015, 01:47 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,279
Posted By wcr3d
3^3

3^3
Forum: General BMW 02-18-2015, 02:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 230
Posted By wcr3d
Yes, that link should get you started. You'll...

Yes, that link should get you started. You'll want to get a K+Dcan cable to cover the widest range of cars. Depending on what you're servicing you might want to get both ODBI and ODBII cables, These...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-12-2015, 05:21 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 493
Posted By wcr3d
You are just being argumentative but you did...

You are just being argumentative but you did prove my point. Thank you for finally contributing to the thread. That is all I will say on this.
Forum: General BMW 02-12-2015, 04:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 284
Posted By wcr3d
Its hard for anyone to say. You're comparing a 3...

Its hard for anyone to say. You're comparing a 3 series and 5 series. Totally different things. Also the year range has an affect on each. I'm partial to the one I own so to get you started, So you...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 02-12-2015, 04:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 579
Posted By wcr3d
In general summers are more sticky/softer...

In general summers are more sticky/softer compound. When you get that cold they become more slick.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-11-2015, 10:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 493
Posted By wcr3d
I think that is wrong. How does the system know...

I think that is wrong. How does the system know which version you have? Why does it reject and tell you that is an older version? Why when updating to a newer version it tells you to shutdown for...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-10-2015, 07:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 334
Posted By wcr3d
That is a custom coding option. Search around in...

That is a custom coding option. Search around in the coding section if you're after a DIY.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-09-2015, 05:10 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 493
Posted By wcr3d
The reason being they are not downloaded, they...

The reason being they are not downloaded, they are installed. Also as I had said, I had just read that, it wasn't my experience.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-08-2015, 09:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 493
Posted By wcr3d
Where does he or I say anything about it...

Where does he or I say anything about it downloading it to a harddrive?
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