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Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) Today, 07:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 263
Posted By Jay Arras
Okay, so I guess what you're saying is that you...

Okay, so I guess what you're saying is that you have a staggered setup. Yes, get the front tire size as a spare. The rear tire may bub on the front otherwise.
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) Today, 07:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 263
Posted By Jay Arras
Not sure what you mean here. If you get a flat,...

Not sure what you mean here. If you get a flat, there's a 50% chance that it will be in the rear, so your spare is going to have to fit anywhere.



All later model BMW cars have a 5 x 120mm...
Forum: New Member Introductions Yesterday, 08:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 148
Posted By Jay Arras
Welcome aboard, JP! :)

Welcome aboard, JP! :)
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 05:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 275
Posted By Jay Arras
There may be more time and expense involved than...

There may be more time and expense involved than it is worth.

I looked into adding a USB port to my pre-LCI 2007 530xi. Besides tearing into the dashboard to install the equipment, you will need...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) Yesterday, 01:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 263
Posted By Jay Arras
Your garage says that you're driving a 7 Series,...

Your garage says that you're driving a 7 Series, but you posted in the 2 Series forum! Which car are we talking about here?

You can probably look into getting a limited service spare (donut), but...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 11:50 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 142
Posted By Jay Arras
I wish they'd offer the 5 Series in the Indy Red...

I wish they'd offer the 5 Series in the Indy Red of the E60 M5. That was an awesome color!
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 09:42 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 469
Posted By Jay Arras
Must be continued from the previous page.

Must be continued from the previous page.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) Yesterday, 06:30 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 612
Posted By Jay Arras
I've used a 4th gen iPod Touch in my wife's 2013...

I've used a 4th gen iPod Touch in my wife's 2013 Pathfinder ever since her Sirius subscription ran out and never looked back. The vehicle has a charging USB port in the console and the songs can be...
Forum: New Member Introductions 07-25-2016, 08:15 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 153
Posted By Jay Arras
Welcome to the club!

Welcome to the club!
Forum: New Member Introductions 07-25-2016, 10:44 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 136
Posted By Jay Arras
Welcome Wayne!

Welcome Wayne!
Forum: General BMW Questions 07-25-2016, 10:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 269
Posted By Jay Arras
Changing out a BMW radio is not plug and play. ...

Changing out a BMW radio is not plug and play. It's integrated into the cars' computer and will require coding once the installation is complete, given that you find something compatible to begin...
Forum: New Member Introductions 07-25-2016, 10:33 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 154
Posted By Jay Arras
A few turned up when I did an AutoTrader search:...

A few turned up when I did an AutoTrader search: (copy and paste the entire link)
...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-25-2016, 09:20 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 612
Posted By Jay Arras
Wish I had a USB jack (sigh) :tsk:

Wish I had a USB jack (sigh) :tsk:
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-24-2016, 08:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 287
Posted By Jay Arras
Here's what to do: 1. Take a picture of the...

Here's what to do:

1. Take a picture of the wheels with your phone if you still have access to them.
2. Go to https://www.google.com/imghp and upload the photo.

Google will return links to...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-21-2016, 06:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 352
Posted By Jay Arras
I only have experience with my 530xi, which has...

I only have experience with my 530xi, which has been a dream to own. No major mechanical issues so far @ 120,000 miles.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-20-2016, 01:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 352
Posted By Jay Arras
Make sure you read through this thread...

Make sure you read through this thread (http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=731460) first, which will highlight common issues.

Manual vs. auto is a personal preference, but...
Forum: New Member Introductions 07-08-2016, 01:21 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 129
Posted By Jay Arras
:wave: Welcome Alain!

:wave: Welcome Alain!
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-08-2016, 12:47 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 430
Posted By Jay Arras
...and you had no say in the matter? :dunno: The...

...and you had no say in the matter? :dunno: The wider tire will be more expensive, but it should be okay. I guess they wanted to give you a "faux staggered" look. :rofl:
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-08-2016, 09:07 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 301
Posted By Jay Arras
Peter, I'll save you some time. 16" rims will not...

Peter, I'll save you some time. 16" rims will not fit on an xi because they will not clear the brake calipers. On an "i" car they will.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-07-2016, 07:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 461
Posted By Jay Arras
I think you just hijacked this thread, Justin....

I think you just hijacked this thread, Justin. :tsk:
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-30-2016, 06:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 597
Posted By Jay Arras
I agree with acoste. If you're handy with a...

I agree with acoste. If you're handy with a wrench (or are friends with someone who is), you save a lot on repairs by not farming out the work. If you're not that type of person, bimmers are not...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-28-2016, 05:28 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 911
Posted By Jay Arras
uh, you just hijacked a tire thread, dude....

uh, you just hijacked a tire thread, dude. :thumbdwn:
Forum: General BMW Questions 06-27-2016, 05:35 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 274
Posted By Jay Arras
Advice to all subscribers: When your subscription...

Advice to all subscribers: When your subscription is about to expire, you will be hounded by Sirius XM to renew your subscription at the then prevailing annual rate. Do not accept the initial rate...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-27-2016, 05:03 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 205
Posted By Jay Arras
Not optimal, but you should be all right. ...

Not optimal, but you should be all right.
...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-27-2016, 09:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 293
Posted By Jay Arras
It might be helpful if you gave us more...

It might be helpful if you gave us more information. Does the engine crank? Do you have lights? Is it in park (or neutral) when you tried to start? Do any of the electronics work?
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