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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-21-2012, 06:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 809
Posted By dcchurchill
Stall When Pulling Away from Dead Stop

My wife's '01 530i (automatic) is stalling when pulling away from a dead stop (e.g. stoplight). The engine shuts off completely and the DSC light comes on. The cart will re-start after stopping the...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics 09-20-2011, 06:14 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 571
Posted By dcchurchill
Sirius Radio Failed?

I've had a Sirius retrofit in my '01 530i for about 5 years now - working fine. Recently (last few weeks) the display flashes ACQUIRING almost everywhere (including in our driveway with a clear view...
Forum: Southeast Regional - AR, AL, GA, FL, KY, LA, MS, NC, SC, and TN 05-15-2011, 03:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 734
Posted By dcchurchill
Thanks very much for the recommendation.

Thanks very much for the recommendation.
Forum: Southeast Regional - AR, AL, GA, FL, KY, LA, MS, NC, SC, and TN 05-14-2011, 08:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 734
Posted By dcchurchill
Atlanta Area Body Shop Recommendations

My wife's E39 530i got rear-ended the other day (very minor damage to bumper only) and I'm looking for a reputable collision repair center, hopefully specializing in BMW's, in the metro Atlanta area....
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics 02-09-2008, 06:50 PM
Replies: 638
Views: 93,785
Posted By dcchurchill
Tom, I have an original Dice purchased from you...

Tom,
I have an original Dice purchased from you about a year ago installed with trunk kit in an '01 E39 w/DSP and Sirius. If I purchase the Silverline can I simply replace the Dice unit with the...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 03-06-2007, 06:06 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 318
Posted By dcchurchill
Service History Request - Thanks!

I'd like service history and build options for the following 2 VINs please:

4USCH9331XLF82003
WBADT63481CF06699

Thanks in advance.
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics 02-01-2007, 08:23 PM
Replies: 2,495
Views: 320,632
Posted By dcchurchill
Why disconnect Battery

Tom,

Just curious but how does disconnecting the battery result in the DICE unit "booting up" any differently than just unplugging the DICE and plugging it back in (with the key and radio off)? ...
Forum: 5 Series DIY 01-31-2007, 08:04 PM
Replies: 607
Views: 172,566
Posted By dcchurchill
100% Coverage

My radio MID display was replaced yesterday on my '01 530i for no charge ($0 parts, $0 labor) :thumbup: . Thanks all for the information here.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-19-2007, 06:59 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 7,153
Posted By dcchurchill
OEM, 6 years, 68K miles, no problems.

OEM, 6 years, 68K miles, no problems.
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics 01-19-2007, 01:47 PM
Replies: 2,495
Views: 320,632
Posted By dcchurchill
Not sure if this is your problem or not but for...

Not sure if this is your problem or not but for what it's worth: On my DSP kit from Tom the single male RCA plug connected to the coax cable fit quite tight in the female output jack on the A/D...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics 01-07-2007, 07:24 PM
Replies: 2,495
Views: 320,632
Posted By dcchurchill
DICE Installed

Well it took 2 orders to get all the parts (turned out I need the DSP adapter after all) but the DICE is now installed in my '01 530i and working perfectly. No clicking noise reported by some in...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 12-30-2006, 08:11 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,939
Posted By dcchurchill
That key's the same as mine except the button...

That key's the same as mine except the button isn't broken and yes, it does turn on a small yellow LED.
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics 12-29-2006, 10:38 AM
Replies: 2,495
Views: 320,632
Posted By dcchurchill
Oh well, sounded to good to be true ($18 instead...

Oh well, sounded to good to be true ($18 instead of $70) anyway. I'll just have to wait a little longer.

Thanks,
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics 12-29-2006, 10:00 AM
Replies: 2,495
Views: 320,632
Posted By dcchurchill
Always another question: Would this cable...

Always another question:

Would this cable work instead of DSP?

http://www.europeanautosource.com/product_info.php?cPath=67_126_129_130&products_id=277

The cables I have installed from the...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics 12-29-2006, 09:35 AM
Replies: 2,495
Views: 320,632
Posted By dcchurchill
OK, no audio with the CD changer :thumbdwn:...

OK, no audio with the CD changer :thumbdwn: worked the same as the DICE (controls worked, no sound). Guess, I'll need the DSP adapter. I assume the adapter will need switched power, do you know of...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics 12-28-2006, 10:45 PM
Replies: 2,495
Views: 320,632
Posted By dcchurchill
I have a MY01 with a MY02 (I think) Business...

I have a MY01 with a MY02 (I think) Business CD/Radio that I installed in order to have the Sirius receiver work. I have a Kenwood CD Changer with a soundgate adapter in my 99 Z3. Would that work...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics 12-28-2006, 08:17 PM
Replies: 2,495
Views: 320,632
Posted By dcchurchill
No Sound, please help.

Tom,

I got my DICE and hooked it up and I've got no sound. All the controls and text work fine but no sound. As you'll see in my original post I do have DSP but added Sirius and hooked up the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-27-2006, 09:45 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 847
Posted By dcchurchill
Hi this happened to me last night in Seattle...

Hi this happened to me last night in Seattle during a heavy down pour, exact symptoms as you reported. Did you ever find a fix? I'm likely going to replace the relay that everyone talks about but...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics 12-26-2006, 10:08 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 771
Posted By dcchurchill
I'm not sure if I understand you correctly or...

I'm not sure if I understand you correctly or not, but if your concern is being able to play your existing large collection of MP3's on your iPod its a piece of cake. In iTunes simply click file,...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 12-23-2006, 12:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 918
Posted By dcchurchill
Yep, it's in the latch on the trunk lid. There's...

Yep, it's in the latch on the trunk lid. There's a small pin on the striker plate on the trunk sill that fits into a hole on the latch assembly and actuates the switch. The parts you thought were...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 12-23-2006, 10:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 918
Posted By dcchurchill
Likely one of the brown wires that goes through...

Likely one of the brown wires that goes through the cable bundle on the left forward corner of the trunk lid. I've had my trunk light, third brake light and trunk lock fail there. There is a BMW...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics 12-22-2006, 10:15 AM
Replies: 2,495
Views: 320,632
Posted By dcchurchill
You have a PM waiting. Thanks :)

You have a PM waiting. Thanks :)
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics 12-21-2006, 05:53 PM
Replies: 2,495
Views: 320,632
Posted By dcchurchill
Tom, I need to correct my original post. I...

Tom, I need to correct my original post. I thought I had the 3/6 pin connector "jumper" cable to go from my Sirius receiver to the DICE unit but it turns out I don't. Do you have that cable or do...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics 12-21-2006, 12:21 PM
Replies: 2,495
Views: 320,632
Posted By dcchurchill
Perfect, I'm ordering one now. :thumbup:

Perfect, I'm ordering one now. :thumbup:
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics 12-21-2006, 12:03 PM
Replies: 2,495
Views: 320,632
Posted By dcchurchill
Great, thanks. One last question: I assume...

Great, thanks. One last question: I assume they're compatible with the latest generation iPod Nano, correct?
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