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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-30-2015, 08:51 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 451
Posted By bmrboy2008
Includes tensioner and belt. They claim they...

Includes tensioner and belt. They claim they only use BMW parts. My guess is that they are quoting parts and two hours of labor in case it runs over an hour.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-29-2015, 06:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 451
Posted By bmrboy2008
I recently started hearing a slight squeaking...

I recently started hearing a slight squeaking noise emanating from my engine on my 2008 528i Sport, usually after driving for about an hour or so, and stopped by my indy this afternoon. At 94K miles...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-05-2015, 05:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 321
Posted By bmrboy2008
Same here. Just had the upper radiator hose...

Same here. Just had the upper radiator hose replaced last weekend.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-21-2015, 06:34 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,832
Posted By bmrboy2008
Likewise. Love my 528i!! 88K miles, problem...

Likewise. Love my 528i!! 88K miles, problem free and still going strong. Unlike the 2008 535i BMW bought back from me in 2010.
Forum: General BMW 11-29-2014, 07:40 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 557
Posted By bmrboy2008
Keith: Thanks for the info, particularly on...

Keith:

Thanks for the info, particularly on Bauer Automotive. Please send me the link to the headlight bulb on realoem.com. When I looked on the website, it says it is under development.
...
Forum: Dealer Feedback / Vehicle Problems 11-28-2014, 08:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,574
Posted By bmrboy2008
Horrible Experience at Taylor Company Independent BMW Service in Pomona, CA

GROSSLY OVER CHARGED!!!!!

I took my 2008 BMW 528i Sport to Taylor Company in Pomona, CA today to have a single Xenon headlight bulb replaced. I had heard they were one of the better independents...
Forum: General BMW 11-28-2014, 08:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 557
Posted By bmrboy2008
Horrible Experience at Taylor BMW Independent Service in Pomona, CA

GROSSLY OVER CHARGED!!!!!

I took my 2008 528i Sport to Taylor Company in Pomona, CA today to have a single Xenon headlight bulb replaced. I had heard they were one of the best independents in So...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-11-2014, 04:59 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 937
Posted By bmrboy2008
I recently replaced my OEM Dunlop run flats for...

I recently replaced my OEM Dunlop run flats for $1255 including freight from Tirerack, which I thought was a sweet deal. I would go for the four new tires, too. Always better to have four new tires...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-07-2014, 03:29 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,991
Posted By bmrboy2008
Post Software Update Report - My car is...

Post Software Update Report - My car is performing totally different, and not in a good way. Acceleration is often sluggish when starting off after signals and stops and particularly when...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-05-2014, 10:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 404
Posted By bmrboy2008
See the transmission sticky at the top of the E60...

See the transmission sticky at the top of the E60 forum and join the club.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-05-2014, 09:10 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,991
Posted By bmrboy2008
Picked up my 528i today from the dealer after...

Picked up my 528i today from the dealer after nine days. This time around the crank sensor and crank case vent valve were replaced. BMW's response to the PUMA case was to update software to resolve...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-04-2014, 09:43 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,991
Posted By bmrboy2008
Dealer is authorizing the software update at no...

Dealer is authorizing the software update at no charge. Might be the first step in what Hypnos outlined above in a previous thread. More to come......
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-03-2014, 01:32 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 14,656
Posted By bmrboy2008
After replacing my OEM run flats and having...

After replacing my OEM run flats and having miserable experiences with 2 alignment shops and 1 dealer who did not charge me for the job it was so bad, I paid $120 at West End Alignment in Gardena,...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-01-2014, 11:28 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 877
Posted By bmrboy2008
:tsk:

:tsk:
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-01-2014, 11:02 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,991
Posted By bmrboy2008
Been searching and it looks like a software...

Been searching and it looks like a software update may not be covered by the CPO warranty. I really think this is dealer BS though just like the battery. However, I will wait to see what BMW says,...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-01-2014, 08:27 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,991
Posted By bmrboy2008
HF: you mentioned earlier in this thread that...

HF: you mentioned earlier in this thread that you had a transmission update that solved your problem. When did you have the update? Was your car under any warranty when it was performed? Did you...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-28-2014, 08:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 443
Posted By bmrboy2008
With only 42K miles your suspension should be...

With only 42K miles your suspension should be fine. Check your tires pressure. Tire pressure is very important on our 5 series. You may have to adjust the pressures to find the right ride...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-28-2014, 08:08 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,991
Posted By bmrboy2008
No updates to my knowledge either.

No updates to my knowledge either.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-28-2014, 07:27 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,991
Posted By bmrboy2008
Doesn't sound like something BMW would make a...

Doesn't sound like something BMW would make a condition to perform a warranty repair. I had many warranty repairs performed on my 535i and never heard of anything like it. This is my first major...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-28-2014, 05:34 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,991
Posted By bmrboy2008
No, not specifically. But apparently it did not...

No, not specifically. But apparently it did not resolve the problem.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-28-2014, 05:01 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,991
Posted By bmrboy2008
Update from the SA today!! Dealer did open a...

Update from the SA today!! Dealer did open a PUMA case. They claim BMW is now asking me to commit to paying for a $260 software update, as the dealer put it "in the hopes of pursuing a transmission...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-26-2014, 12:40 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 940
Posted By bmrboy2008
+1

+1
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-26-2014, 12:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 407
Posted By bmrboy2008
Thanks for the info. My CPO warranty expires in...

Thanks for the info. My CPO warranty expires in 8-14 so good to know. Try using the search function in the upper right side of the E60 forum page and enter "Extended Warranty". You will find many...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-26-2014, 11:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 407
Posted By bmrboy2008
There are many out there. Mercury offers a...

There are many out there. Mercury offers a product that might serve your needs. My cars have been insured with Mercury for many years. They offer great service. I can send you a private message...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-26-2014, 10:55 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,991
Posted By bmrboy2008
Me too, Schpenxel, me too.

Me too, Schpenxel, me too.
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