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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-27-2013, 12:54 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 6,554
Posted By CapeBimmer
I was going to do a post asking opinions on the...

I was going to do a post asking opinions on the 2014 535 vs 550. After reading this thread I think I will hold on to my '04 545 sport. It only has 70,000 miles, looks like new and is a blast to...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-19-2009, 07:03 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,249
Posted By CapeBimmer
ChrisTO got it right. Use mono fishing line. ...

ChrisTO got it right. Use mono fishing line. Pull hard and the blank will pop out and you will not damage the surrounding paint. The replacement reflector snaps in.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-29-2009, 05:47 PM
Replies: 790
Views: 169,523
Posted By CapeBimmer
Foot on pedal trick ??

Please explain -

Thanks,
Forum: European Delivery 06-25-2008, 06:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 454
Posted By CapeBimmer
Are Minis available ED?

Question says it all . . .

Thanks, Steve
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-12-2007, 03:27 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 608
Posted By CapeBimmer
I have a 2004 545i and had the same problem. ...

I have a 2004 545i and had the same problem. Dealer replaced the gaskets and all is quiet again.

:thumbup:
Forum: 6 Series 12-24-2006, 04:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,622
Posted By CapeBimmer
I have a 545 and Moto Razr and I usually leave...

I have a 545 and Moto Razr and I usually leave the BT off. Everyone complains. The BT is convient but if the people you are calling can't understand what you are saying what good is it?

Seems...
Forum: General Automotive Forum 11-26-2006, 06:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,717
Posted By CapeBimmer
I've used Intercity and the service was...

I've used Intercity and the service was unbelievably great.
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 11-25-2006, 05:46 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 585
Posted By CapeBimmer
Where can I find 2007 6 series pricing?

Title says it all -

Thanks . . .
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-04-2006, 05:02 AM
Replies: 154
Views: 26,616
Posted By CapeBimmer
It would be nice if BMW would take responsibility...

It would be nice if BMW would take responsibility for the problem. It truly is not fair to the car owners that there is slightly too much negative camber designed into the front end geometry. I...
Forum: 6 Series 04-23-2006, 06:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 461
Posted By CapeBimmer
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-27-2005, 05:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 544
Posted By CapeBimmer
I have staggered 19" Hartge Classics with...

I have staggered 19" Hartge Classics with Bridgestone Pole S03s and if I had to do it again I think I would stick with 18". They are beautiful wheels and I get a lot of compliments.

I've had 3...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-12-2005, 06:43 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 998
Posted By CapeBimmer
Intermittent active headlight failure

Anyone had a problem with their active headlights? Not lamp failure but no movement.

My dealer could not find the problem. Sometimes they move but sometimes they don't and the only way to get...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-15-2005, 07:17 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,459
Posted By CapeBimmer
I've driven both and the 545 sport is definitely...

I've driven both and the 545 sport is definitely a better driver's car then the M45.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-15-2005, 05:34 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,459
Posted By CapeBimmer
I have had the same shake at idle since the car...

I have had the same shake at idle since the car was new. My SA told me it is "normal". I'm up to software rev. 18.x and my car is in the shop again (since last Tuesday). It will probably come back...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-09-2005, 07:33 PM
Replies: 1,354
Views: 591,930
Posted By CapeBimmer
17.2 causing phone book transfer problem. . .

New problem since car was reprogrammed to 17.2.

I have a Motorola V551 that worked great with 13.X With the new software my address book does not transfer. Actually, some of it transfers - at...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-06-2005, 07:09 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 26,616
Posted By CapeBimmer
In my opinion and also what I was told yesterday...

In my opinion and also what I was told yesterday on the phone by BMWNA the problem is caused by the alignment specs of the car. I was told that the car's suspension is setup for superior handling ....
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-05-2005, 10:45 AM
Replies: 154
Views: 26,616
Posted By CapeBimmer
I took off the Dunlops when I bought the car,...

I took off the Dunlops when I bought the car, have Bridgestone Pole SO3 tires and have developed the same problem. It sounds like I have snow tires on the car :mad: .

I have heard that the...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-17-2005, 06:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,517
Posted By CapeBimmer
I did get my phone to pair with the car but only...

I did get my phone to pair with the car but only about 40% of the phone book downloads to the car. Strange . . . Also the phone talk quality is worse now. Signal is terrible - I am dropping a lot...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-14-2005, 08:36 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,517
Posted By CapeBimmer
to KYBRIGGS82 I am having the same problem...

to KYBRIGGS82

I am having the same problem you had. My car went in for service and came back with software rev. 17.2 and my bluetooth does not work :mad:

What did you do to get your V551 to...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-14-2005, 08:31 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,496
Posted By CapeBimmer
I agree, it takes too much pressure to honk the...

I agree, it takes too much pressure to honk the horn.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-10-2005, 07:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 664
Posted By CapeBimmer
17.2 documentation ? ? ?

My car went in for its 12 month service and came home with rev. 17.2 I asked my SA about documentation i.e. what are the changes and how to use the new functions. He had no idea where to get...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-07-2005, 06:03 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,517
Posted By CapeBimmer
KD, I can not find the seek setting in the...

KD,

I can not find the seek setting in the intitial set up menu.

???
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-07-2005, 03:28 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,517
Posted By CapeBimmer
KD, Thank you - I will change the seting. ...

KD,

Thank you - I will change the seting.

Steve
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-07-2005, 03:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 897
Posted By CapeBimmer
The dealer installed the BMW software. The TCU...

The dealer installed the BMW software. The TCU was already installed in the car when it was pr0oduced.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-06-2005, 05:15 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,300
Posted By CapeBimmer
"Drive the dealer nuts" - that statement is nuts!...

"Drive the dealer nuts" - that statement is nuts!

The dealer is making a nice profit on the sale. It is okay to drive them nuts.
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