Welcome to Bimmerfest -- The #1 Online Community for BMW related information! Please enjoy the discussion forums below and share your experiences with the 200,000 current, new and past BMW owners. The forums are broken out by car model and into other special interest sections such as BMW European Delivery and a special forum to voice your questions to the many BMW dealers on the site to assist our members!

Please follow the links below to help get you started!

Go Back   Bimmerfest - BMW Forums > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 255
Search took 0.87 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: RLC
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 09-11-2016, 09:41 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 22,871
Posted By RLC
Glacier Silver 2016 X5 35d

Sunset along the PCH
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 09-08-2016, 09:47 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 25,436
Posted By RLC
Our 2014 had the Xenons and our 2016 has the...

Our 2014 had the Xenons and our 2016 has the LEDs. Visibility and road coverage is noticeably better with the LEDs. If you are driving the city freeways the difference may not be apparent, but on a...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 08-10-2014, 12:46 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 11,308
Posted By RLC
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 08-10-2014, 12:24 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,339
Posted By RLC
If your sales associate can't work that out I'd...

If your sales associate can't work that out I'd find a different guy. Even if the car must be ordered with the wheels you want to replace I've never had a dealer NOT find a way to get you another...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-29-2011, 11:36 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,693
Posted By RLC
Comfort Access works very well if you just stand...

Comfort Access works very well if you just stand back a little ways from the bumper or doors - not a lot, just so you have a slight reach. Also, it helps to keep your cell phone in a pocket other...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-15-2010, 12:32 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,923
Posted By RLC
Did this....works great. Cheap, easy, removable. ...

Did this....works great. Cheap, easy, removable.

Thread from the old days here (http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=35323&highlight=plate).
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-22-2008, 09:41 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,603
Posted By RLC
Don't like the added creases. The new kidneys...

Don't like the added creases. The new kidneys look fine but moves the look closer to the 5 series. I still like the original E90 kidneys - just think they are more distinctive.

Also, I don't...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-16-2008, 08:23 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,377
Posted By RLC
Part Number for the kit is: 63210406678 I...

Part Number for the kit is: 63210406678

I like getting parts from JD at Crown BMW in Carolina. Their current price is $253.50 + Shipping. Here's a link to their site. Just paste in the part...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-16-2008, 01:27 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,377
Posted By RLC
Ahhh, Barrique Red. Not many of us out there. ...

Ahhh, Barrique Red. Not many of us out there. Nice looking car. One mod you might consider is getting Blackline tail lights (official BMW accessory). I think they color coordinate better with the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-26-2008, 09:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 16,549
Posted By RLC
I like the 162s better but your car looks nice...

I like the 162s better but your car looks nice the way it is.

I don't know if chrome is your thing (not mine) but I saw a new Crimson Red/Black Leather E92 with chromed 197s on the street the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-25-2008, 08:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 16,549
Posted By RLC
I put 197s on my Z4 and it looks great. Here are...

I put 197s on my Z4 and it looks great. Here are a couple of quick PhotoShops I did (Color & BW) to show what 197s would look like on an E90.

Personally, I think the 162s are the PERFECT rims on...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-22-2008, 12:51 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 14,653
Posted By RLC
Charging ONLY, unless you count running a cable...

Charging ONLY, unless you count running a cable from the phone to the AUX input for audio.

Hopefully BMW & Apple will come up with an conversion adapter plug that solves our problem.:dunno:
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-21-2008, 08:06 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 14,653
Posted By RLC
Best solution I've found for charging the 3G...

Best solution I've found for charging the 3G iPhone for non-USB equipped cars is this kit I got at WalMart for ~$15.


The nice thing about this adapter is the USB socket is on the side, so you...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 06-17-2008, 06:02 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 9,446
Posted By RLC
I experienced this exact behavior for the first...

I experienced this exact behavior for the first time this weekend. The car had been parked for several hours in the sun on a hot day (90 deg.). I noticed on the freeway at 70 mph the steering wheel...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 02-08-2008, 11:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,585
Posted By RLC
I bought it or my E90 at $495 for five years. I...

I bought it or my E90 at $495 for five years. I can't rate the service yet since I've haven't had to use the insurance so far. Here's the brochure....
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 01-10-2008, 08:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,275
Posted By RLC
Not sure on the 2007 but I believe you need to...

Not sure on the 2007 but I believe you need to have the alarm coded by the dealer to get all of the features working. The chirp may work and you may get flashing clown nose, but I doubt all features...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 12-19-2007, 09:36 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 867
Posted By RLC
Circle has it online for $309.60 + ...

Circle has it online for $309.60 +

http://www.circlebmw.com/cgi-bin/rim/rimpop.cgi?db=rimpop&uid=&view_records=1&sku=100242

OR

http://www.circlebmw.com/parts/rim.htm Search Part No....
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 12-17-2007, 11:34 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 937
Posted By RLC
Jackets, shirts, hats, models, keychains,...

Jackets, shirts, hats, models, keychains, shifters, car wash supplies, floor mats..........well, you get the idea. Only a week to find out for sure.:D

PS The reaction is "how did you know!? ...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 12-12-2007, 02:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,562
Posted By RLC
I'm glad you got it resoved. Just curious, does...

I'm glad you got it resoved. Just curious, does your car have Xenons?
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 12-03-2007, 12:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,549
Posted By RLC
Mine just started making this creaking noise this...

Mine just started making this creaking noise this week. It is pretty annoying and not easily ignored. I found if I hold the stowage lock release down the noise stops.

I paid $30 for the BMW TIS...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 11-30-2007, 07:35 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,868
Posted By RLC
I got mine installed on an XP machine but I am...

I got mine installed on an XP machine but I am unable to get the program to run in English - only German. I get all the prompts for language during install of both Sysadm and TIS, and I select...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 11-30-2007, 01:28 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,592
Posted By RLC
Tom, I probably should have used the...

Tom,

I probably should have used the :rolleyes: smily thingy to convey sarcasm. As much as I like my iPhone I have a number of design issues with it, and this is one to add.

BTW, any...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 11-30-2007, 01:00 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,592
Posted By RLC
Oh, sorry I missed your earlier post that you...

Oh, sorry I missed your earlier post that you were having the problem with the new iPods. I use a refurbished 5th Gen. 30GB iPod that I just leave in the car. I have tried my iPhone (latest firmware)...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 11-30-2007, 12:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 647
Posted By RLC
Personal preference. There are a lot of products...

Personal preference. There are a lot of products out there. I like Zaino. Makes the tires look new, not too shiny, and lasts a long time.

Only sold online....
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 11-29-2007, 11:16 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 9,508
Posted By RLC
Great picture!

Great picture!
Showing results 1 to 25 of 255

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 01:26 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
© 2001-2015 performanceIX, Inc. All Rights Reserved .: guidelines .:. privacy .:. terms