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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-08-2010, 06:16 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 805
Posted By Bimmerman4life
DSC reset itself and had no issues on my business...

DSC reset itself and had no issues on my business trip this weekend! Car still amazes me!
71,000 and counting!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-05-2010, 05:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 805
Posted By Bimmerman4life
Thx again!

Thx again!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-05-2010, 04:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 805
Posted By Bimmerman4life
thx Mo! How much did that sensor replacement...

thx Mo!

How much did that sensor replacement set you back?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-05-2010, 04:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 805
Posted By Bimmerman4life
Pocono Curves and DSC

Hello again everyone!

Quick question: Is there a way to reset the DSC feature after a failure prompt has registered?

Here's the deal: While driving in the PA Pocono Mountains (curves, hills,...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-19-2010, 06:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,142
Posted By Bimmerman4life
Just got back off a 1300 mile business trip with...

Just got back off a 1300 mile business trip with my wife! She insisted on taking her X5. WOW, what a sweet mobile! Excellent gas mileage and the trip did not beat us up! It was a great decision...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-10-2010, 06:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,142
Posted By Bimmerman4life
Bought it for my Queen! She is happy and I am...

Bought it for my Queen! She is happy and I am the Mannnnnnn! BTW, the car fax was impecable! Bought and all service done at Sun Motors BMW, Mechanicsburg, PA. Purchased from Chris at CR's in...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-09-2010, 06:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,142
Posted By Bimmerman4life
Thanks for the input! I'm actually thinking...

Thanks for the input! I'm actually thinking about buying this X5 from the Indy who works on our 5 and 7 series - he also sells good clean cars. His wife drives a '02 X5 so I think he knows this...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-08-2010, 06:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,142
Posted By Bimmerman4life
Bimmer family looking to buy 1st x5

Hello all,

Title of thread says it all! We have owed 3 BMWS - two 7 Series and one 5 series that I am passing on to my son as his first car. Wifey has wanted a X5 for three years. Came across...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-08-2010, 06:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 689
Posted By Bimmerman4life
Thanks for the "parenting skills" compliment...

Thanks for the "parenting skills" compliment Roberto - just like you said, just want my son to face any anxiety he has head on! As to racking up the bill, Chris at CR's Wholesale BMW is my indy...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-08-2010, 03:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 689
Posted By Bimmerman4life
Update!

$487.00 out the door for new oil pan, new gaskets, and full synthetic oil. My son is back on the road and the first place we are going to drive to is the same parking place where he had his mishap. ...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-05-2010, 07:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 689
Posted By Bimmerman4life
Thanks for the comments! BTW, the A/C was our...

Thanks for the comments! BTW, the A/C was our home's 28 year unit. I was just venting. Two things happened this week that are gonna cost some Jack!
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 09-05-2010, 02:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 689
Posted By Bimmerman4life
Oil Pan Surgery?

Here's the deal. My 16 year old son is learning to drive in a 1995 525i that has been babies and garage kept. He' doing great - proud of his driving skills - gets them from his dad for sure! Last...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-13-2010, 08:46 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 6,721
Posted By Bimmerman4life
Sunroof works great - no problems at all & YES I...

Sunroof works great - no problems at all & YES I have learned a great lesson - it's hand washing from here on out!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-12-2010, 09:23 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 6,721
Posted By Bimmerman4life
Got our baby back!

Picked our car up on Monday! Sun Motors BMW Collision Center did an outstanding job! They have always treated us well but through the last 31 days, this dealership has really impressed me even...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-10-2010, 06:07 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 6,721
Posted By Bimmerman4life
Finally!

Headed to pick our car up this morning! It's been 30+ days in the rental! BMW has taken their time and I can appreciate that. Will post after-fix pics later tonight. :thumbup:
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-27-2010, 01:37 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 6,721
Posted By Bimmerman4life
Update!

It has been 21 days since we dropped our seven off at the BMW Collision Center. Was told today that car was painted this morning, was then sent to bake, and would go back to mechanical for new...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-20-2010, 05:00 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 6,721
Posted By Bimmerman4life
Talked with the BMW Collision Center today. New...

Talked with the BMW Collision Center today. New roof is in. Everything including outer skin and roof support system is being replaced including new sunroof and tray. All new seals are going in as...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-13-2010, 06:31 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 6,721
Posted By Bimmerman4life
We have just about every option on our '04 745Li...

We have just about every option on our '04 745Li - comfort ventilated & heated seats - rear heated seated, sunshades, the list goes on - no rear entertainment center or sat radio but like i said a...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-09-2010, 06:04 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 6,721
Posted By Bimmerman4life
Of course another option is that we just keep it...

Of course another option is that we just keep it and continue driving it. With a little over 50,000 miles on it, I'm ahead of most vehicles several years newer.

I hate to even admit this but,...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-09-2010, 09:46 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 6,721
Posted By Bimmerman4life
Car has been dropped at the BMW Collision Center...

Car has been dropped at the BMW Collision Center - three weeks and we'll have it back! Have not heard anything else from Corporate. They have received my certified letter with our requests. I'll...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-06-2010, 07:54 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 6,721
Posted By Bimmerman4life
Here is the revised statement that I will be...

Here is the revised statement that I will be sending in the certified letter tomorrow:

In relationship to the damages to my family's vehicle, I make the following requests:

1) That our...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-06-2010, 07:30 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 6,721
Posted By Bimmerman4life
Thank you sir for your input! I will follow...

Thank you sir for your input! I will follow through with this advice tomorrow with the BMW Sales Manager.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-06-2010, 06:07 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 6,721
Posted By Bimmerman4life
TO FUNNY DIZ! I have decided to send a...

TO FUNNY DIZ!

I have decided to send a certified notorized letter with formal statement detailing the incident along with the requests which include the following:

1) That our car be repaired...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-06-2010, 03:01 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 6,721
Posted By Bimmerman4life
Interesting Twist

Went by the Car Wash to talk to the techs again. Noticed a line of cars waiting for the same bay my incident took place in. I figured, well, they must have figured out what the problem was. When I...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-06-2010, 12:20 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 6,721
Posted By Bimmerman4life
Think I have decided to go the route of having...

Think I have decided to go the route of having BMW fix the car right and push for an additional $5000 for what the BMW tech told me would be the estimated devaluation due to this type of damage. He...
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