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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-10-2014, 04:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 174
Posted By boost7
Don't be cheap, I'm sure other has used Prestone...

Don't be cheap, I'm sure other has used Prestone or those over the counter stuff found at the parts store, but I figure 20 something bucks isn't going to break anyone. So go to BMW dealer or any shop...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-10-2014, 04:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 295
Posted By boost7
20K miles only, wow, and the 528 are more...

20K miles only, wow, and the 528 are more reliable than the 545's. So yes, just save your money and enjoy the car. You'll probably end up selling or trading it out before doing Inspection II.

Yes,...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-10-2014, 10:40 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 295
Posted By boost7
An Indy shop will be your second opinion and...

An Indy shop will be your second opinion and sometimes spot stuff that the dealer might overlook. Shelling out that extra 150-300 might be worth it if they might be able to catch something that you...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-09-2014, 05:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 447
Posted By boost7
how many miles on the transmission...

how many miles on the transmission...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-09-2014, 12:28 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 606
Posted By boost7
That's a really good find...I'll keep searching

That's a really good find...I'll keep searching
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-08-2014, 12:50 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 606
Posted By boost7
curious - how much was the tranny and where did...

curious - how much was the tranny and where did you find it? I'm having some trans issue now too, and been thinking of rebuild or replacement...don't know until I can source the parts and get some...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-04-2014, 05:15 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 438
Posted By boost7
Don't go the dealer or Midas route, take it to an...

Don't go the dealer or Midas route, take it to an Indy shop that specialize in BMW. Or order the parts from one of the BMW vendors here, Michael from Acute Performance, then have a friend or a shop...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-04-2014, 11:20 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 395
Posted By boost7
Autozone will charge it overnight, then apply the...

Autozone will charge it overnight, then apply the amp/load test simulating current draw during a start up. Most battery will be able to hold a surface charge so you might not get any warning lights...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-06-2014, 06:09 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 964
Posted By boost7
You guys should get in contact with Joe or...

You guys should get in contact with Joe or Neweezy at Trinity Autosport for the M5/Mtech style kits. Don't bother with the duraflex fiberglass stuff, kits from Trinity fit perfectly. Here's one of...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-03-2014, 04:53 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 615
Posted By boost7
Excellent tip

Excellent tip
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-28-2014, 06:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 293
Posted By boost7
I had a similar issue when installing my new...

I had a similar issue when installing my new bulbs before too, but only the driver side. Everything will line up, but the driver side gap between the bumper seems larger than passenger side. I...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-21-2013, 10:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 254
Posted By boost7
You should find a good BMW Indy shop and take it...

You should find a good BMW Indy shop and take it to them, sometimes spending that extra $$$ will save you a lot of headaches. If it's something simple, then you'll know. Something much more than just...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-13-2013, 08:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 314
Posted By boost7
It's normal, your car is just doing the bulb...

It's normal, your car is just doing the bulb check.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-10-2013, 06:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 378
Posted By boost7
Trinity Autosport or Umnitza will be a good...

Trinity Autosport or Umnitza will be a good source.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-09-2013, 06:40 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 870
Posted By boost7
James - My advice here is just to get you a...

James - My advice here is just to get you a louder exhaust, don't come back complaining if your car starts to run differently not to your liking. As all the other guys have said in other...
Forum: Off-Topic 09-17-2013, 12:40 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 629
Posted By boost7
Good luck Vanos, it's not the end of the world if...

Good luck Vanos, it's not the end of the world if you don't get this gig, so don't stress too hard. Sometimes it's the non technical people that drill you with the more difficult questions. Just stay...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-09-2013, 03:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 468
Posted By boost7
call them up

call them up
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-07-2013, 07:09 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,592
Posted By boost7
wow, what product did you use? amazing before and...

wow, what product did you use? amazing before and after
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-31-2013, 03:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 249
Posted By boost7
Take a look at this thread, you're not alone. You...

Take a look at this thread, you're not alone. You can see the damage pictures in post 14. http://forums.5series.net/e60-discussion-2/lci-taillight-wire-burnt-out-caused-mild-damage-117069/page2/
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-26-2013, 01:08 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 736
Posted By boost7
What's the part number? Can't you change...

What's the part number? Can't you change aftermarket? Probably be cheaper to go aftermarket.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-22-2013, 12:48 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 688
Posted By boost7
wow, guess I got lucky, I have the ski pass,...

wow, guess I got lucky, I have the ski pass, split folding rear seats. I just thought it was all E60 standard built.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-21-2013, 03:19 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,494
Posted By boost7
cdnick - I don't think anyone is snobby here, we...

cdnick - I don't think anyone is snobby here, we are just telling you how it is. I don't think you get the selling point of BMW. Why do you think 8track tapes, cassette tapes and slowly now CD's are...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-19-2013, 01:15 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,041
Posted By boost7
Yea, a nice exhaust will definitely make your car...

Yea, a nice exhaust will definitely make your car rumble and give off that mean sound. Look into the exhaust and also do a sprintbooster. The sprintbooster won't give you any more HP, but will change...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-19-2013, 01:00 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,041
Posted By boost7
I'm not sure how long you've had the car, and if...

I'm not sure how long you've had the car, and if you know the entire service history of it. Otherwise, just save your money for some of the upkeeping. 600 bucks isn't going to net you that much HP...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-19-2013, 09:55 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,041
Posted By boost7
Most of the regular bolt on will not add too much...

Most of the regular bolt on will not add too much stress to the motor, I was mostly talking about the supercharger kit.
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