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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-08-2016, 09:14 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,943
Posted By mull6
Mine came on a couple of weeks ago. My battery...

Mine came on a couple of weeks ago. My battery was about 5 years old so I had it changed the tech told me my car showed the air bag warning system showed low voltage code. Plus he said there were...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-04-2015, 07:03 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 193
Posted By mull6
More Zaino CS

Here are a couple more photos with the CS shine. The pictures are okay but do not do justice to how well this product shines and how much it deepens the color. It's also very easy to use you just...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-04-2015, 06:59 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 165
Posted By mull6
Zaino CS

Just tried out the new zaino cs sealer. I am very happy with the shine, hopefully it lasts as long as they claim it does. Here are a few photos.


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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 09-09-2015, 03:26 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,724
Posted By mull6
As much fun as the 535 was to drive stories like...

As much fun as the 535 was to drive stories like yours are exactly why I am happy I have a 528.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-01-2015, 10:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 526
Posted By mull6
Ya I was surprised that a 528I would come with...

Ya I was surprised that a 528I would come with 18" wheels.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-01-2015, 10:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 526
Posted By mull6
Thanks I went through a few steps. First washed...

Thanks I went through a few steps. First washed with dawn dishwashing detergent to remove junk wax, then used clay bar to remove whatever is left. Then I have applied at least 5 coats of zainno car...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-01-2015, 10:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 526
Posted By mull6
Thanks it's just a 528 but it has about every...

Thanks it's just a 528 but it has about every option available for that model including m sport seats. I think the tint and spoiler makes it look pretty decent.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-01-2015, 09:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 526
Posted By mull6
My BMW with tint and spoiler

Here are some pics of my 2010 528I x drive that I purchased a couple of months ago. Had 20 tint put on all around and just installed spoiler today. I used Zaino show car polish for the shine, that is...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-25-2015, 11:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 482
Posted By mull6
Well I guess that you have a good one because you...

Well I guess that you have a good one because you have only had to replace the FP, injectors, and turbos once. I don't know many people that would say that is a good thing but compared to some of...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-25-2015, 08:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 482
Posted By mull6
The above post is why I bought another 528. I was...

The above post is why I bought another 528. I was going to get a 535 but I was very weary and worried about reliability. I had a 2010 535 xi lined up to buy I was actually cleaning my car out and was...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-05-2015, 09:14 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,724
Posted By mull6
Yes that is nuts. You need to save as much on the...

Yes that is nuts. You need to save as much on the walnut blasting as you can because you need to change your plugs every 30k-40k and then get ready to have your injectors changed. This is called...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-04-2015, 03:55 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,724
Posted By mull6
The M54 is the most reliable BMW motor?

The M54 is the most reliable BMW motor?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-04-2015, 03:52 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,724
Posted By mull6
I understand the higher quality parts cost more...

I understand the higher quality parts cost more on a BMW, I do not have a problem with that. Actually I change my own oil and brakes and the oil is as cheap as it was on my domestic cars I have...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-03-2015, 09:31 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,724
Posted By mull6
Why is maintenance so expensive if your car has...

Why is maintenance so expensive if your car has had zero issues? Between me and my wife we have run 2-3 series and 1-5 series to over 100k miles with nothing but brakes and oil changes. One of her...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-02-2015, 08:15 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,724
Posted By mull6
Well that is great to hear, maybe I just put to...

Well that is great to hear, maybe I just put to much into the amount of negative posts on the high maintenance costs. But there were a lot of complaints from owners that had to spend big money to...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-02-2015, 08:09 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,724
Posted By mull6
Like I already posted I just missed out on...

Like I already posted I just missed out on purchasing a 535, I never said that it is a crappy alternative. I can understand why a lot of people love them, they are a lot of fun to drive. But when a...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-30-2015, 09:22 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,724
Posted By mull6
Well it is good to know that there have been...

Well it is good to know that there have been improvements in the fuel pump and injectors. Look I was going to buy a 535 last week and I was called and told that the car I was on the way to go buy was...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-30-2015, 06:57 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,724
Posted By mull6
I have owned many cars and have never had to...

I have owned many cars and have never had to replace the injectors at any mileage let alone below 100k. I have had one fuel pump replaced in one of my many vehicles over the years. It's good your...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-30-2015, 06:42 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,724
Posted By mull6
I am glad you are happy with your car. Have you...

I am glad you are happy with your car. Have you had to have the fuel pump changed or injectors? How about walnut blast? It just seems like many 535 owners have had to do a lot of extra expensive...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-30-2015, 05:01 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,724
Posted By mull6
It's posts like these that made me stay with the...

It's posts like these that made me stay with the 528i. What kind of crappy designed car needs to have walnut blast, injectors changed, plugs and coils at 45000 miles? Let alone the faulty HPFP, this...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-26-2015, 06:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 361
Posted By mull6
That could be true because it looks like there...

That could be true because it looks like there are some brackets there for mounting.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-26-2015, 04:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 361
Posted By mull6
Electronics in trunk

I just purchased a 2010 528i x drive. The first project was to move the electronics from the bottom of the trunk to the side storage area of the trunk. I noticed that there is a warning sticker on...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-26-2015, 04:13 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,485
Posted By mull6
Well I was going to buy a 535 the other day even...

Well I was going to buy a 535 the other day even though I had reservations about reliability. I had test drove a few of them and settled on this 2010 that had low mileage and seemed in good shape. I...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-19-2015, 09:18 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,485
Posted By mull6
You make some good points, one of the 535's I...

You make some good points, one of the 535's I test drove definitely felt like a totally different car from my 528. What the hell you only live once I have one lined up and I think I am going to pull...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-19-2015, 05:07 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,485
Posted By mull6
I definitely believe the advise I am receiving,...

I definitely believe the advise I am receiving, so much so that I am thinking it might not be a wise choice buying a 2010 535 I with 48000 miles on it. I am going to checkout a 2010 528 I tomorrow...
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