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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-19-2014, 08:04 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 152
Posted By Tomahawk674
Thank you. Can you replace the outter bulb...

Thank you. Can you replace the outter bulb without having to take the headlight assembly off of the car?

I've taken the assembly off before, but it's a pain to get it aligned just right after...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-18-2014, 09:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 152
Posted By Tomahawk674
Question Xenon bulb part number check

Hello,

One of my outter low beam lights is turning pink. I went to realoem, and I can only find this part number for the xenon bulb:

63217217509

However, it doesn't specify that that it is...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-10-2014, 06:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 318
Posted By Tomahawk674
Pretty much the only performance mod for N52 is: ...

Pretty much the only performance mod for N52 is:

http://www.turnermotorsport.com/p-176947-n52-330-intake-manifold-software-upgrade-for-128i325i328i528iz4.aspx

Source the parts yourself and...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-04-2014, 11:59 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 555
Posted By Tomahawk674
I would cry. That's why I have $100 deductible,...

I would cry. That's why I have $100 deductible, and the car doesn't come out days where there's storms in the forecast.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-02-2014, 02:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 248
Posted By Tomahawk674
I knew the "i" was going to be lighter and more...

I knew the "i" was going to be lighter and more fun than the "xi". True, the "i" with all season tires isn't much of a snow fighter, so I went on craigslist and got a cheap 4x4 that only goes out...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-02-2014, 09:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 218
Posted By Tomahawk674
I actually did the opposite and had mine chromed...

I actually did the opposite and had mine chromed to match my stock kidney grills....
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-31-2014, 07:44 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 175
Posted By Tomahawk674
In my case, the hissing sound from my speakers...

In my case, the hissing sound from my speakers was the head unit itself. I didn't have navigation, so it was easy to change. The physical aspect of changing it is not hard with Nav, but I think...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-25-2014, 08:37 AM
Replies: 333
Views: 67,404
Posted By Tomahawk674
Very nice congratulations! mine is space gray...

Very nice congratulations! mine is space gray too. Here's a tip, take it to a high end detail shop and request the paint be buffer polished, it makes it look that much better.

Here's what mine...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-19-2014, 08:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 224
Posted By Tomahawk674
Hmmm. My goal is to replace the long piece of...

Hmmm. My goal is to replace the long piece of silver trim that it mounted on those lower grills. The piece of trim clips in, but to be able to unclip it you have to get to it from the back of those...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-18-2014, 07:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 224
Posted By Tomahawk674
With how much force?

With how much force?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-18-2014, 03:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 224
Posted By Tomahawk674
Bumper grill removal

On an LCI 528i, non m-style bumper, does anyone know how to remove the lower mesh / grilles that hold that piece of trim on there? I've read that you just pull on them, but tried and it didn't budge,...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-13-2014, 06:53 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,061
Posted By Tomahawk674
My CPO gave me a new belt tensioner, fixed an oil...

My CPO gave me a new belt tensioner, fixed an oil filter housing leak, and gave me a new AC blower motor. I think I broke out more or less even.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-12-2014, 07:54 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,061
Posted By Tomahawk674
I bring an honest question to this thread. What...

I bring an honest question to this thread. What is the 2014 equivalent of the e60? the F30 3 series and the F10 5 series are all too different.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-04-2014, 02:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 553
Posted By Tomahawk674
I actually just bought myself a gallon of the...

I actually just bought myself a gallon of the stuff after reading this today. They delivered to my work so I'm taking this home. A little anxious about taking the headlights off, but it should be...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-04-2014, 06:33 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 553
Posted By Tomahawk674
So when the ethanol evaporates, it doesn't leave...

So when the ethanol evaporates, it doesn't leave behind any kind of film or haze, right? how are the headlights looking a day after the treatment?

Mine have some kind of dust or something on the...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-01-2014, 07:43 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 747
Posted By Tomahawk674
I have a lot of experience with loaner cars. I've...

I have a lot of experience with loaner cars. I've been in F30 3 series and F10 5 series. Neither time did I think "I ought to trade my car in for this!". The 320xi and 328i (sport line) were very...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-14-2014, 06:42 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 206
Posted By Tomahawk674
$32 at the dealer included the grommets and...

$32 at the dealer included the grommets and installation.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-11-2014, 06:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 286
Posted By Tomahawk674
The Oil Leak, belt tensioner & AC blower were...

The Oil Leak, belt tensioner & AC blower were covered. Everything else was not work enough for them to cover it, and the battery is flat our not a cpo item.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-11-2014, 05:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 286
Posted By Tomahawk674
Well not all was covered by CPO, but I think I...

Well not all was covered by CPO, but I think I came out aheard. For $668 with tax I got:

- New Serpentine Belt
- New belt tensioner
- New deflection pulley
- Fixed oil filter housing gasket...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-11-2014, 11:04 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 286
Posted By Tomahawk674
Getting the works from the dealer

A little while ago I posted that during the taillight recall, they found a small oil leak in the filter housing gasket and also the belt tensioner was bad.

I was able to get them to put a new...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-07-2014, 10:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 400
Posted By Tomahawk674
I'm having the tensioner, deflection pulley and...

I'm having the tensioner, deflection pulley and belt being done this weekend. You should change all those while you have the belt off, so you don't have to do it later.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-27-2014, 06:27 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 301
Posted By Tomahawk674
Spoke with the SA today. Free belt replacement a...

Spoke with the SA today. Free belt replacement a definite possibility, the deflection pulley (or idler pulley) I may have to pay for parts if it's not deemed too worn. The oil leak is at the oil...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-26-2014, 12:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 301
Posted By Tomahawk674
The car has 66K on the clock. Unfortunately, they...

The car has 66K on the clock. Unfortunately, they let me know about the leak & tensioner on the way out and I didn't get to discuss the leak further. I'll call my SA and ask him on Monday.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-26-2014, 11:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 301
Posted By Tomahawk674
Wow, talk about catastrophic failure.

Wow, talk about catastrophic failure.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-26-2014, 10:45 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 301
Posted By Tomahawk674
Question Small oil leak & bad tensioner

Hello everyone, while my dealer was doing the taillight recall on my 528i, when they were done they mentioned I had a small oil leak & the belt tensioner needed to be replaced, all covered by CPO.
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