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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-11-2015, 11:19 AM
Replies: 1
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Posted By n8s 330xi
e60 550i staggered wheels on an e90 335xi?

I've been doing some searches on it but am not entirely certain the answers on this. My 08 550i was just totaled and I'm buying an 09 335xi. I think the wheels I have are 8.5x19 and 9.5x19. Can I use...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-26-2014, 07:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 922
Posted By n8s 330xi
I bought my 08 550i for $22k with 55k miles a...

I bought my 08 550i for $22k with 55k miles a couple months ago sight unseen. I had driven enough of them to know what to look out for, and the photos were thorough enough to show no obvious issues....
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-26-2014, 07:29 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 922
Posted By n8s 330xi
I had 12 cars before I graduated high school and...

I had 12 cars before I graduated high school and roughly 20 cars in the last couple decades, so I've really experienced a lot of different vehicles, including Honda Prelude and Accord.
The car I...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-26-2014, 06:22 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,199
Posted By n8s 330xi
I've had a 330xi, 540i and now 550i. I live in...

I've had a 330xi, 540i and now 550i. I live in Utah and go to Wyoming a lot (family lives there). Growing up in Wy, I tend to like driving in bad weather. I loved my 330xi. BMW did such a good job...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-26-2014, 04:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 494
Posted By n8s 330xi
That's pretty much what I'm feeling. Maybe it's...

That's pretty much what I'm feeling. Maybe it's just that snow tires are so soft they're peeling out too easy.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-26-2014, 04:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 494
Posted By n8s 330xi
WOw, that's kinda scary. Easy enough to check...

WOw, that's kinda scary. Easy enough to check though, so I'll do it.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-26-2014, 01:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 494
Posted By n8s 330xi
I would agree, but it's pretty consistent,...

I would agree, but it's pretty consistent, regardless of where I am. This includes some areas where street sweepers have been through. My thought is that maybe the tires have so much softness and...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-26-2014, 12:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 494
Posted By n8s 330xi
Peeling out at 55mph???

So when I floor it (either from the start or at speed), my abs seems to come on. The light flashes like it does when it's active. It stops flashing when I let up on the gas a bit.
As much as I...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-26-2014, 12:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 252
Posted By n8s 330xi
Good to know. I just barely bought the car, so I...

Good to know. I just barely bought the car, so I haven't known it to be any different. I'll take a look at the battery and maybe get a replacement.

Oh, and thanks for the input!
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-26-2014, 09:21 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 252
Posted By n8s 330xi
Slow electronics?

Hi all,
My 2008 550i with Nav seems to have a really annoying delay with its electronics. For example, when I push the memory buttons, there is usually a 5-10 sec delay before it does what it's...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-02-2014, 09:01 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,541
Posted By n8s 330xi
The 2008+ aren't quite so bad looking, but yeah,...

The 2008+ aren't quite so bad looking, but yeah, I have to admit they are still not nearly as attractive as the e39.
As for mileage, I think you may be surprised. If you go to fueleconomy.gov, you...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-27-2013, 02:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 474
Posted By n8s 330xi
Nicely done. I just bought a full tire/wheel/tpms...

Nicely done. I just bought a full tire/wheel/tpms setup with Blizzaks and 18" SE wheels from Tirerack, and was pleasantly surprised by the results (although I went non-staggered). The whole package...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-27-2013, 02:26 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,541
Posted By n8s 330xi
I really thought I'd hate the I drive more than I...

I really thought I'd hate the I drive more than I do. It's clunky, but features like holding the wheel in the direction of the need (such as down for entertainment and up for comms) for a few seconds...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-24-2013, 02:11 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,541
Posted By n8s 330xi
As my username suggests, I started my BMW life...

As my username suggests, I started my BMW life with an e46 330xi. I then owned an e39 540i and now have an e60 550i.
Going from the e46 to an e39 was astonishing. I love(d) all of these cars, but...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-05-2011, 06:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,016
Posted By n8s 330xi
And after much painful searching, here is the...

And after much painful searching, here is the solution I found...
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1C673rPqDbw&feature=player_embedded

you have to actually remove the window by taking the trim...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-05-2011, 05:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,016
Posted By n8s 330xi
FYI- That link is for the older version. I have...

FYI- That link is for the older version. I have the newer as well and was trying to use that link, but got stuck at the same time as the OP. I'm looking for a solution and will try to post if I find...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-05-2011, 08:19 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 5,386
Posted By n8s 330xi
:thumbup::thumbup::thumbup::thumbup:...

:thumbup::thumbup::thumbup::thumbup: :thumbup::thumbup::bigpimp::thumbup::thumbup: :thumbup::thumbup::thumbup:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-05-2011, 08:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 950
Posted By n8s 330xi
Nicely done! I was inches from signing papers...

Nicely done!
I was inches from signing papers on an 01 Dinan 540i when my 540i came along. Even though the Dinan had 135k miles and the one I got had only 68k, it was still really hard to turn down...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics 03-04-2011, 11:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,043
Posted By n8s 330xi
Will do. Thanks Dennis!

Will do. Thanks Dennis!
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics 03-01-2011, 08:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,043
Posted By n8s 330xi
Ah Dennis, the ever present responder. I swear I...

Ah Dennis, the ever present responder. I swear I see you on every thread, and always helpful. :thumbup:

Unfortunately, When I go to Dice's website, there is no contact info except on weekends...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics 03-01-2011, 10:59 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,043
Posted By n8s 330xi
Mediabridge Issues

Hey all,
So I bought a Dice Mediabridge. I got it installed, but keep having a few problems I'm hoping somebody can help with.:mad:

1. I can't get the display text to work right. I did a search...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-01-2011, 09:01 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 595
Posted By n8s 330xi
Anybody???

Anybody???
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-28-2011, 04:34 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 595
Posted By n8s 330xi
Mediabridge problems

Hey all,
So I bought a Dice Mediabridge. I got it installed, but keep having a few problems I'm hoping somebody can help with. My car is an e39 01 540iA w/ DSP and 16:9 Nav. I installed very...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics 02-23-2011, 02:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,071
Posted By n8s 330xi
I just ordered the Mediabridge, lacking any input...

I just ordered the Mediabridge, lacking any input from others. I I suppose I'll have to give my own update.
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics 02-21-2011, 06:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,071
Posted By n8s 330xi
What I guess I'm asking is whether anybody has...

What I guess I'm asking is whether anybody has gotten one, then realized they would have been fine with just a connector.
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