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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 09-12-2016, 05:53 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 514
Posted By GeorgeT
The forth photo shows the button that activates...

The forth photo shows the button that activates the heated steering wheel, so yes it is heated.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 09-12-2016, 05:49 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 713
Posted By GeorgeT
The Sport Auto Transmission (with paddle...

The Sport Auto Transmission (with paddle shifters) is a separate option (at least for the 535).
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 09-11-2016, 06:09 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 604
Posted By GeorgeT
Only M versions have hydraulic power steering,...

Only M versions have hydraulic power steering, all others are electric.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 09-11-2016, 06:07 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 374
Posted By GeorgeT
You're kidding right? Remove the sparks from a...

You're kidding right? Remove the sparks from a hot motor? By applying compressed air to the cylinders you will get three events: 1. Whatever is in 2 of the cylinders will go out the exhaust ports....
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 09-11-2016, 05:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 403
Posted By GeorgeT
Sounds like it's low on transmission fluid.

Sounds like it's low on transmission fluid.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 09-10-2016, 07:18 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,091
Posted By GeorgeT
As dc_wright said, the knock sensors will retard...

As dc_wright said, the knock sensors will retard the ignition timing which will increase fuel consumption and reduce power. Get the good stuff.
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 09-02-2016, 06:20 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 494
Posted By GeorgeT
What's the point of a PDC delivery then? Sounds...

What's the point of a PDC delivery then? Sounds like you could just as easily have it delivered to your dealer for pickup; you would get it quicker for sure.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 09-02-2016, 06:13 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 273
Posted By GeorgeT
Do you have Comfort Access? If so, the dealer is...

Do you have Comfort Access? If so, the dealer is your only option.
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 08-31-2016, 05:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 381
Posted By GeorgeT
Take Hwy 64 from Hendersonville to the Raleigh...

Take Hwy 64 from Hendersonville to the Raleigh area.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 08-29-2016, 05:59 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,001
Posted By GeorgeT
18" rims (staggered) came with the M Sport...

18" rims (staggered) came with the M Sport suspension.
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 08-23-2016, 05:29 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 796
Posted By GeorgeT
The cars are waxed before delivery. PDC used...

The cars are waxed before delivery. PDC used Maguire's when I got mine.
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 08-17-2016, 10:38 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 455
Posted By GeorgeT
Contact the hotel.

Contact the hotel.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-17-2016, 10:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 246
Posted By GeorgeT
I believe that the headlights are "washed" every...

I believe that the headlights are "washed" every 3rd time the windshield is washer is activated
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-09-2016, 05:17 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 814
Posted By GeorgeT
Use the same brand/grade (OEM ZF) for both...

Use the same brand/grade (OEM ZF) for both processes; you will not be able to remove all of the "flushing" fluid and you don't want to mix different fluids in these transmissions. On additional word...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-07-2016, 06:20 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 524
Posted By GeorgeT
Have all of your suspension components, the...

Have all of your suspension components, the drivetrain and motor mounts checked.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-30-2016, 06:06 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 524
Posted By GeorgeT
At what RPM range does this occur? If you hold...

At what RPM range does this occur? If you hold the transmission in a lower gear do you get the shake at lower speeds at the same RPMs? If it is speed related and not RPM related you most likely...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-28-2016, 08:13 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 339
Posted By GeorgeT
You can but it is difficult to get to unless you...

You can but it is difficult to get to unless you know what you're doing; additionally, it should be registered to the car's computer to prevent down the road issues. I would find a competent...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-26-2016, 05:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 436
Posted By GeorgeT
With a weak battery, the car's computer systems...

With a weak battery, the car's computer systems shut down non-essential electrics, check the battery.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-17-2016, 07:08 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 359
Posted By GeorgeT
The age of a battery not an indicator if it...

The age of a battery not an indicator if it should be replaced. You have to determine what the condition the battery is in (although the age is a consideration). Are the car's electronics acting...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-15-2016, 05:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 350
Posted By GeorgeT
Without removing the cover and doing an...

Without removing the cover and doing an inspection it's impossible to tell.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 07-08-2016, 05:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 496
Posted By GeorgeT
Check the condition of the battery.

Check the condition of the battery.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 07-08-2016, 05:27 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,886
Posted By GeorgeT
A VIN look-up will show how the car was equipped...

A VIN look-up will show how the car was equipped when it left the factory. When you bought it did your dealer give you a printout of how your car was equipped or did they just tell you? If you have...
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 07-07-2016, 05:36 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 919
Posted By GeorgeT
Destination fee is the same whether you take...

Destination fee is the same whether you take delivery 3000 feet from the manufacturing facility or 3000 miles.

What is the Training Fee? I would strongly resist this charge.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-05-2016, 01:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 473
Posted By GeorgeT
I would notify the NHTSA.

I would notify the NHTSA.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-04-2016, 05:22 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 473
Posted By GeorgeT
Do you have Comfort Access? There is a recall...

Do you have Comfort Access? There is a recall for CA vehicles.
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