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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-22-2014, 04:23 AM
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Posted By boramkiv
What's the topic?

What's the topic?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-20-2014, 07:52 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 125
Posted By boramkiv
Okay, first off please be sure this is done on a...

Okay, first off please be sure this is done on a closed course with no risk to humans, or animals.
The DSC light will flash when there is any wheel slipping detected, and the vehicle will correct it...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-20-2014, 07:33 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 392
Posted By boramkiv
Exactly my question. I don't think the car...

Exactly my question.
I don't think the car "knows" other than a reset.
All it can do is measure what's in there and tell you how bad it's getting based on driving habits.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-20-2014, 07:13 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 392
Posted By boramkiv
This is everyone's concern...exactly what does...

This is everyone's concern...exactly what does the sensor measure?

I can tell you that when hooked up to Bavarian technic software the car tells me the oil age in months, the last interval, and...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-20-2014, 07:00 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 392
Posted By boramkiv
+1 I'll add that I too change at about 7500...

+1
I'll add that I too change at about 7500 miles no more the 8000 or the car sits.
This is also based on my driving habits, conditions, and engine age.
It's up to you...let not the dealer tell...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-19-2014, 11:29 AM
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Views: 8,000
Posted By boramkiv
No, actually it's 530!!

No, actually it's 530!!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-19-2014, 08:30 AM
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Views: 8,000
Posted By boramkiv
No...I'm guessing I'm missing something then. ...

No...I'm guessing I'm missing something then.
Added to my bucket list.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-19-2014, 08:23 AM
Replies: 1,057
Views: 8,000
Posted By boramkiv
Guns, and a cup of joe...what could be better?

Guns, and a cup of joe...what could be better?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-19-2014, 08:13 AM
Replies: 1,057
Views: 8,000
Posted By boramkiv
Indeed.

Indeed.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-18-2014, 06:35 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,085
Posted By boramkiv
Well, it's not like the sensor is feeding back...

Well, it's not like the sensor is feeding back brake temp and pressure readings or moisture level readings for telemetry purposes.
That was my initial thought with this thread.
A basic design for...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-18-2014, 04:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 282
Posted By boramkiv
If it was towed with the rolling wheels on two...

If it was towed with the rolling wheels on two wheel dolly's, you may be alright. The concern should then be shifted to the bottom the the bumper for scratches, and also in this case if towed from...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-15-2014, 03:36 PM
Replies: 1,057
Views: 8,000
Posted By boramkiv
Answer fits the thread, but... ...

Answer fits the thread, but...



WRONG!!!

A hole.

:p
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-15-2014, 03:02 PM
Replies: 1,057
Views: 8,000
Posted By boramkiv
Riddle me Wednesday... What can you put in your...

Riddle me Wednesday...
What can you put in your pocket, that will NOT make your pocket heavier?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-15-2014, 03:00 PM
Replies: 1,057
Views: 8,000
Posted By boramkiv
Ahh, yessss... Nothing.

Ahh, yessss... Nothing.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-15-2014, 02:51 PM
Replies: 1,057
Views: 8,000
Posted By boramkiv
What exactly are we bumping again??:dunno:

What exactly are we bumping again??:dunno:
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-15-2014, 12:27 PM
Replies: 1,057
Views: 8,000
Posted By boramkiv
...were rubbing their hind legs, and...

...were rubbing their hind legs, and...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-14-2014, 04:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 329
Posted By boramkiv
I have been adding additional Quartz of oil to my...

I have been adding additional Quartz of oil to my cars for the last 12 years. It started with VW.
It's a euro thing...
Dont forget the warning triangle like you were looking at originally.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-14-2014, 03:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 489
Posted By boramkiv
Yep, the A3 manual didn't sell well so the S3...

Yep, the A3 manual didn't sell well so the S3 manual is canc and only available in DSG.

Even the hardcore Porsche 911 GT3 is now PDK only...:tsk:

Surprisingly the Hellcat manual is doing well.....
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-10-2014, 02:42 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 12,718
Posted By boramkiv
What you should do is at least post this question...

What you should do is at least post this question in a new thread.
This current thread is over five years old.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-08-2014, 01:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 101
Posted By boramkiv
Local issues with law enforcement. I have no...

Local issues with law enforcement.
I have no idea what they are like where you are from, but consider this:
In my state it is unlawful to use high or main beams when a vehicle is within 500 feet...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-08-2014, 01:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 489
Posted By boramkiv
Read this...

Read this (http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=731460) thread. But also know that a manual transmission E60 will have just a tad bit less issues than an auto one, but again only a tad....
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-08-2014, 01:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 232
Posted By boramkiv
The reason I asked is because I have a few cars,...

The reason I asked is because I have a few cars, 2 BMW's an E53 and E60, a MK4 jetta and a new Tacoma. I want something that can do very basic functions on all if that's possible.

I don't own a...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-07-2014, 01:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 477
Posted By boramkiv
Valvetronic, lol They didn't want to hear about...

Valvetronic, lol
They didn't want to hear about that apparently.

Pretty accurate for what they have out today though, looks like that day will live on for quite a while.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-06-2014, 02:03 PM
Replies: 1,057
Views: 8,000
Posted By boramkiv
This is still going...:confused: What exactly...

This is still going...:confused:
What exactly are we talking about now?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-06-2014, 01:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 188
Posted By boramkiv
I have seen it, but you probably won't be happy...

I have seen it, but you probably won't be happy too long after install, as you'll want to get an M tech bumper for real.
Spend the extra cash and get the bumper.
My thoughts.
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