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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-09-2015, 10:22 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 520
Posted By Vanos4:12PM
Battery that I replaced with that was an exact...

Battery that I replaced with that was an exact replacement for future searchers
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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-09-2015, 10:20 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 520
Posted By Vanos4:12PM
Correct, to my understanding this is an "older"...

Correct, to my understanding this is an "older" FLA battery (Flooded Lead Acid) and not the new "Glass Matte" AGM battery I think BMW uses now but yes, it had a vent on both sides. And from my...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-09-2015, 10:17 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 520
Posted By Vanos4:12PM
I think I saw a bright red/orange plastic thing...

I think I saw a bright red/orange plastic thing on it when paying for it at the counter but honestly don't remember seeing if after I got the battery out to the parking lot. Not sure if she took it...
Forum: Cars - Private Party 07-06-2015, 07:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,934
Posted By Vanos4:12PM
Where were you last Nov? :-( I would have been on...

Where were you last Nov? :-( I would have been on plane tonight to pick it up. Good Luck on the sale -someone will be very lucky.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-06-2015, 07:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 520
Posted By Vanos4:12PM
New battery replaced: what to cover up the vent hole?

hey guys - been a while since I have been on here especially since having my 530. Any who - replaced my battery today with an exact match Autocraft 95R list price $189 but with an online coupon I...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-25-2015, 07:55 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,342
Posted By Vanos4:12PM
Ditto. I just don't seem to get hot air blowing...

Ditto. I just don't seem to get hot air blowing at my feet or much air flow even when its set to high (fan speed) Its warm but never hot even after a 30-45 min drive home to/from work? My 2011 328...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-11-2015, 09:35 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 413
Posted By Vanos4:12PM
Thanks - I'll try to take a closer look.

Thanks - I'll try to take a closer look.
Forum: European Delivery 02-11-2015, 09:33 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,121
Posted By Vanos4:12PM
Have fun!!! I know the anticipation is a killer.

Have fun!!! I know the anticipation is a killer.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-29-2015, 01:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 413
Posted By Vanos4:12PM
Smell burnt/dripping oil but from where?

Have looked under the hood, valve cover and surrounding areas, spotless. Duck my head around other areas and do not see a oil leak/oil drops. No oil on my garage floor. When I sit a while at a...
Forum: General BMW Questions 11-06-2014, 09:08 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 748
Posted By Vanos4:12PM
yeah, I may inspect the DISA this weekend. It...

yeah, I may inspect the DISA this weekend. It seems like a fairly simple procedure in taking it off and checking the resistance on that valve and just as easy to replace. I still waiting to hear...
Forum: General BMW Questions 11-04-2014, 08:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 748
Posted By Vanos4:12PM
Showing no codes and as far as I can tell (per...

Showing no codes and as far as I can tell (per the service records) the DISA is orginal. I might take it off this weekend to inspect it but after reading more thoroughtly on bad DISA symptons like...
Forum: General BMW Questions 11-03-2014, 12:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 748
Posted By Vanos4:12PM
Calling all M54 engine owners - 4K RPM hesitation/power loss?

I just purchased a 2005 530 loaded with all packages and with a 6 speed manny to boot over the weekend. One owner car, all services records from the dealer, garaged. 9/10 on the outside and 8.5 on...
Forum: General BMW Questions 11-03-2014, 12:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 701
Posted By Vanos4:12PM
WOW!! Yeah, an E46 I would guess too. You can...

WOW!! Yeah, an E46 I would guess too. You can tell also is an M54 engine too it appears. I didn't read the link yet, not sure if I want to.
Forum: European Delivery 11-03-2014, 11:25 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,444
Posted By Vanos4:12PM
Congrats!

Congrats!
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 10-27-2014, 09:29 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,033
Posted By Vanos4:12PM
First of all, Kudo's to the M54 engine going...

First of all, Kudo's to the M54 engine going 300K! And like others I agree that highway miles are overall easier on an engine that city driving (stop/go, a lot of cold starting, braking, pot holes,...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 10-18-2014, 12:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 492
Posted By Vanos4:12PM
Thanks guys - this does help in my search.

Thanks guys - this does help in my search.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 10-17-2014, 02:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 492
Posted By Vanos4:12PM
New some help on confirming Sport Pkg/options

So I thought when a car has the sport package its listed as ZSP - at least on a 3 series. Looking at a 2007 530 and looking at the pictures it appears to have the sport package by the following items...
Forum: Cars - Private Party 10-16-2014, 07:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,610
Posted By Vanos4:12PM
Only if this was a manual...................:cry:

Only if this was a manual...................:cry:
Forum: Cars - Private Party 10-16-2014, 08:41 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 499
Posted By Vanos4:12PM
Still for sale? Sent you a PM

Still for sale? Sent you a PM
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 10-16-2014, 07:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 833
Posted By Vanos4:12PM
still for sale? Sent you a PM

still for sale? Sent you a PM
Forum: European Delivery 10-14-2014, 12:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,165
Posted By Vanos4:12PM
Congrats! Brings back memories.

Congrats! Brings back memories.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-09-2014, 08:39 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,537
Posted By Vanos4:12PM
I would definitely take it in ASAP. Heck you...

I would definitely take it in ASAP. Heck you mostly likely get a loaner which you can thrash on your trip. :D

Definitely keep us posted.
Forum: European Delivery 10-08-2014, 08:42 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,105
Posted By Vanos4:12PM
Congrats! I had a 535D last week for a loaner...

Congrats! I had a 535D last week for a loaner and loved it. I could see how after driving a nice loaded 5 series and that Diesel to boot, people continually get another 5 series. It was so comfy and...
Forum: European Delivery 10-08-2014, 08:36 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,833
Posted By Vanos4:12PM
yes, Danke!! Very neat to see "behind the...

yes, Danke!! Very neat to see "behind the scenes"

Where exactly is that stone at the Welt?
Forum: European Delivery 10-08-2014, 08:22 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,353
Posted By Vanos4:12PM
Any update yet? When I did my ED in 2010, my car...

Any update yet? When I did my ED in 2010, my car wasn't built until about 10 days out but at this point you should definitely have a VIN.

Please keep us posted
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