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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-09-2016, 01:47 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 519
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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-22-2016, 09:54 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 751
Posted By Jaystyles
Please do...Keep us updated. A back-up cam is on...

Please do...Keep us updated. A back-up cam is on my list of things to do for 2016.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-20-2016, 11:57 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 233
Posted By Jaystyles
05 545i oil separator?

I did check my ccv and they were fine. No tears or rips. My idle was fine. I had my spark plugs and coil packs changed out so idle was fine. If your in the tri state area hook up with...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-20-2016, 10:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 233
Posted By Jaystyles
Had the same smoking issue. There would be plumes...

Had the same smoking issue. There would be plumes of dark grey smoke whenever i would accelerate. My indy updated my valve stems and no more smoke. No longer did i have to keep adding quarts of oil...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-14-2016, 10:44 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 906
Posted By Jaystyles
My god you must do a lot of driving. 2008 with...

My god you must do a lot of driving. 2008 with 200,000 yikes. But I am impressed at how these cars can rack up the miles and still drive like new. Taking care of these cars or any car for that...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-13-2016, 03:42 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 532
Posted By Jaystyles
Do you have pictures??

Do you have pictures??
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-12-2016, 02:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 265
Posted By Jaystyles
Reach out to Pops at Revtronics in the UK. They...

Reach out to Pops at Revtronics in the UK. They can get your CCC sorted.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-11-2016, 12:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 587
Posted By Jaystyles
I used revtronic out in the uk. Cost $800. ...

I used revtronic out in the uk. Cost $800.
There's a place in cali that repairs ccc for about $600. Thought about doing a CIC retrofit but did not want to spend the extra cash.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-08-2016, 07:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 587
Posted By Jaystyles
I just got my CCC repaired. Mine crapped out at...

I just got my CCC repaired. Mine crapped out at 165K.
The tech changed out the dvd drive and not sure what else was done but its working just like new now.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-15-2015, 10:18 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 4,865
Posted By Jaystyles
I blew my low tone horn going throw a deep puddle...

I blew my low tone horn going throw a deep puddle of water so i replaced my stock with a PIAA 400/500 htz super tone horn. Its sounds amazing.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-15-2015, 10:16 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 4,865
Posted By Jaystyles
That steering wheel just adds so much more to the...

That steering wheel just adds so much more to the car. It looks great! Its on my list of things to do on my fiver with 170k. When your a sucker for these cars your just hooked and it doesn't matter...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-14-2015, 10:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 436
Posted By Jaystyles
Don't complain. Do your research know what to...

Don't complain. Do your research know what to expect and dump the car if you don't like what's on the horizon. Your talking to a room full of enthusiast. I experienced the same woes you have and a...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-13-2015, 06:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 651
Posted By Jaystyles
The car looks imuculant! Go for it. You wont...

The car looks imuculant! Go for it. You wont regret it.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-12-2015, 07:34 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 651
Posted By Jaystyles
What model E60 is it? 525,530i,535,545i or 550?...

What model E60 is it? 525,530i,535,545i or 550? Also is it an i or xi?
Get a bmw Indy to inspect the car. And you can always do an lci conversion in terms of lci tail light and headlight.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-10-2015, 02:25 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,105
Posted By Jaystyles
Let me preface my answer by saying that i am not...

Let me preface my answer by saying that i am not a mechanic or any sort of automotive technician. What i am is a shade tree do it your self'er bmw enthusiast who does his due diligence before doing...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-10-2015, 09:35 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 512
Posted By Jaystyles
TWH is 100% correct. Use that as your basis for...

TWH is 100% correct. Use that as your basis for choosing motor oil. I personally use liqui moly and agree with sup3rhybrid about the car sounding and running smoother with liqui moly.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-10-2015, 09:29 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,105
Posted By Jaystyles
WSY02LSB Thank you very much for the pic! ...

WSY02LSB
Thank you very much for the pic!
Your car looks amazing! I like the drop. I have the same exact color car so for me it is a good visual as to what my car will look like with H&R sport....
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-07-2015, 08:51 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,105
Posted By Jaystyles
I was thinking of going with H&R sport. Can you...

I was thinking of going with H&R sport. Can you post pic of your car? I want to see how it sits on those H&R's. Thanks
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-07-2015, 10:40 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,105
Posted By Jaystyles
Make sure you replace all the bump stops and...

Make sure you replace all the bump stops and spring pads. Take this time to have your indy inspect other suspension components such as control arms, tie rods etc. Also if your car is not a sport...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-01-2015, 01:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 509
Posted By Jaystyles
I have 175,000 on my 545i and had it since...

I have 175,000 on my 545i and had it since 75,000. Yes I had the valve stems done at 130,000. The car still drives like brand new.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-01-2015, 12:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 509
Posted By Jaystyles
Im not trying to start a long debate about oil...

Im not trying to start a long debate about oil because as long oil is changed every 5,000 to 7,000 its all good. The reason why i love this stuff is because my car sounded and felt smoother at idle...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-01-2015, 09:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 509
Posted By Jaystyles
I've been using Liqui Moly in my 545i for a while...

I've been using Liqui Moly in my 545i for a while now and I love it! I stand by this brand. I've been using the 4605 top tech line. I get mine through bav auto. I have no affiliation with bav auto or...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-25-2015, 08:29 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 528
Posted By Jaystyles
German parts for a german car! Stick with...

German parts for a german car!
Stick with OEM(sachs) or go with Bilstein.

I have no experience with anything less than the above German parts.

Good luck.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-19-2015, 12:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 429
Posted By Jaystyles
04 545i - issues changing from adaptive to non adaptive HL?

http://www.realoem.com/bmw/enUS/showparts?id=NB33-USA-03-2004-E60-BMW-545i&diagId=63_0798
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-19-2015, 12:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 429
Posted By Jaystyles
I had that happen to me. Disassemble them(very...

I had that happen to me. Disassemble them(very easy) and take the cap off the back of the head light and use compressed to dry it out. My next step would be to find out why is condensation getting...
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