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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-26-2015, 08:34 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 809
Posted By gmatv16
thanks guys for your input. Greatly appreciated. ...

thanks guys for your input. Greatly appreciated.

I live in Midland-Odessa, TX. I haven't updated my profile in years!!!.

I don't have any other issues with the car, nor did any repairs except...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-25-2015, 12:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 809
Posted By gmatv16
Sell it or spend 5k in repairs

Hello,

I drive 2007 530xi with 65k miles on it. I travel for work so the car sits at airport pretty much all the time.

I live in West Texas so summer is crazy here. Recently my car steering...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-14-2013, 07:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 442
Posted By gmatv16
Hey it happened with my car three times. Here the...

Hey it happened with my car three times. Here the reasons for that.
1) thermostat
2) freon
3) the pipe which blows cool air through vents is leaking.
Sorry for the last one i couldn't explain it...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-13-2013, 06:32 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 280
Posted By gmatv16
2007 530 headlight upgrade

Hello

I have a 2007 530xi (2007 January mnf date). I have been thinking to upgrade (DIY) head lights which have OEM yellow look. I want to get the white look on my car including for DRLs (I have...
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 08-01-2011, 07:38 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,183
Posted By gmatv16
Hello All, I am also looking of good...

Hello All,

I am also looking of good detailer in NJ (NNJ). I went to Andrew in queens (Big A detailng shop), he is very nice and he gave me a ride to subway and his work also very good BUT going...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-19-2011, 01:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 697
Posted By gmatv16
Yup went with AAMCO and did a recharge.

Yup went with AAMCO and did a recharge.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-19-2011, 06:19 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 697
Posted By gmatv16
If it's a freon, how much it costs? I there any...

If it's a freon, how much it costs? I there any specific model/brand to use?
Dealer quoted me $300 and AAMCO $145.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-18-2011, 12:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 697
Posted By gmatv16
AC problem.

My AC is working at night time only and blowing hot during the day time even though climate zone shows all blue bars.

Any inputs?

is freon dried up ? OR a leak?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-25-2011, 09:18 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,630
Posted By gmatv16
Help me with these error codes.

I diagnosed my car at Autozone due to SES light after a dead battery. I got these 3 error codes, can somebody give some details. looks like I need to pay a visit to the dealer shop. SES light went...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-25-2011, 08:16 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,716
Posted By gmatv16
Hello John, I spoke to you and I met Leo...

Hello John,

I spoke to you and I met Leo yesterday. He replaced my battery and cleared all the warning codes with computer except SES light. Do you know the reason why SES light is still on. I...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-20-2011, 12:54 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,716
Posted By gmatv16
Thanks for you info, I apprecaite your help on...

Thanks for you info, I apprecaite your help on this one.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-20-2011, 12:21 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,716
Posted By gmatv16
I know shop is there but i was...

I know shop is there but i was concerned/skeptical about the OEM battery that he is talking about. that's all.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-20-2011, 10:22 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,716
Posted By gmatv16
That's good to hear, I will try to talk to him as...

That's good to hear, I will try to talk to him as well and stop by tomorrow.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-20-2011, 09:52 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,716
Posted By gmatv16
Thanks for the link, One of the guy...

Thanks for the link, One of the guy (John@motorcepts) mentioned that he can get the OEM battery and do the registration for $220 only esp OEM battery costs around $260. Is this real or some kind of...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-20-2011, 09:39 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,716
Posted By gmatv16
trunk

trunk
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-20-2011, 09:25 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,716
Posted By gmatv16
Can you give me the address of this guy. thanks. ...

Can you give me the address of this guy. thanks.

My SA told me that if i install aftermarket battery and register it the only problem would be they can't do diagnosis (for issues like voltage etc)...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-19-2011, 07:41 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,716
Posted By gmatv16
I live in secaucus. Do you know after installing...

I live in secaucus. Do you know after installing interste battery, don't we need to register the battery with dealer?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-19-2011, 06:59 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,716
Posted By gmatv16
I am exploring my options here becasue OEM...

I am exploring my options here becasue OEM batteries are backordered. Will dealer register the battery for me (for $60) if i install iterstate battery myself ? Dio you know the specific model that...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-18-2011, 02:48 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,716
Posted By gmatv16
LOL :) Do they register that battery?

LOL :)



Do they register that battery?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-18-2011, 02:16 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,716
Posted By gmatv16
Did they tell you the date batteries are going to...

Did they tell you the date batteries are going to available. I towed off my car to dealership. I don't know what else to do now. :(

I live in New Jersey. My car is at JMK BMW NJ.

Can I start...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-18-2011, 01:15 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,716
Posted By gmatv16
Dealer called and told me that the current...

Dealer called and told me that the current battery life is 40% and If i try them to recharge it then it would cost me 1 hr labor i.e, 130$. I didn't like this idea (including my SA) because I think...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-18-2011, 10:36 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,716
Posted By gmatv16
Are there any tools required to this job?...

Are there any tools required to this job? removing old battery and placing new one.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-18-2011, 10:17 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,716
Posted By gmatv16
Thanks for the tip. I am planning to do the same:...

Thanks for the tip. I am planning to do the same: buying a battery from the dealer , install it myself and register it with dealer.

Only problem is car is at the dealer probably I need to buy it...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-18-2011, 09:48 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,716
Posted By gmatv16
any one?

any one?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-18-2011, 07:22 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,716
Posted By gmatv16
Battery advice needed.

Hello All,

I drive 2007 530xi with 41,000 miles on it. I drove about 100 miles on sunday and kept it in the parking lot for one day and tried starting it on tuesday but it didn't. All these...
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