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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-18-2012, 05:37 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,699
Posted By 550Mocap
I have an 08 w/ the 6MT. I sometimes feel a bit...

I have an 08 w/ the 6MT. I sometimes feel a bit of lag when the A/C is on and I'm at low-er RPM. Drive it again w/ the A/C off and see if that's it.

Good luck:thumbup:
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-16-2012, 01:46 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,617
Posted By 550Mocap
+1 I would definitely consider the M3 sedan as...

+1 I would definitely consider the M3 sedan as well:thumbup:
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-21-2012, 09:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,000
Posted By 550Mocap
autotrader.com

autotrader.com
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-18-2012, 09:52 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 840
Posted By 550Mocap
Take a look here too:thumbup: ...

Take a look here too:thumbup:

http://vf-engineering.com/other-bmw/bmw-e39e60/
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-18-2012, 09:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 943
Posted By 550Mocap
You may want to check to 3 series forums. Your...

You may want to check to 3 series forums. Your engine is roughly the same as the 3 and I believe more 3 series owners tune and tweak their cars that 5 series owners. That being said I'm not too sure...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-15-2012, 02:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 557
Posted By 550Mocap
You should check this one out. It's seems very...

You should check this one out. It's seems very good so far:thumbup:

http://www.themotorbookstore.com/bmw-5-series-service-manual-2004-2010-bentley.html
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-23-2012, 02:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 772
Posted By 550Mocap
It might be your clutch slipping. How many miles...

It might be your clutch slipping. How many miles are on the car?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-01-2012, 07:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 630
Posted By 550Mocap
Thanks! ...anyone else? I can't believe only...

Thanks!

...anyone else? I can't believe only 1 person in so-cal likes their service:dunno:
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-29-2012, 02:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 630
Posted By 550Mocap
Who know's of a great BMW mechanic in SoCal?

Hey All,

I've had my 550 for over 4 years, and in all that time I've had it serviced at SouthBayBMW.
Do to certain factors, I've decided it might be time to look for a new shop for service.
I...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-23-2012, 08:12 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,138
Posted By 550Mocap
Option 5 - Buy a CPO 2008 550i ...

Option 5 - Buy a CPO 2008 550i

Simple:thumbup:
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-30-2012, 10:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 635
Posted By 550Mocap
I believe Eisenmann makes one, but you made need...

I believe Eisenmann makes one, but you made need to alter or get a new rear bumper.

Good luck:thumbup:
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-29-2011, 08:18 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 5,970
Posted By 550Mocap
If it's a choice between a 550 and the ctsv, I'd...

If it's a choice between a 550 and the ctsv, I'd probably lean towards the ctsv because of the enormous performance differences. But....if the choice is between an M5 and the ctsv, well I'd pick the...
Forum: F10 M5 (2012 - Current) 11-15-2011, 06:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 9,698
Posted By 550Mocap
I just saw one on my way home. Must be a test...

I just saw one on my way home. Must be a test vehicle. Looked good. The quad exhaust and diffuser are nice:thumbup:
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-06-2011, 09:38 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,522
Posted By 550Mocap
Battery Replacement

I need to get a new battery for my 550. BMW wants to charge me $260 for the battery and another $175 for the installation. That seems like a lot of money for a battery to me. Does anyone know if I...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-17-2011, 09:03 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 15,904
Posted By 550Mocap
My dealership said that this was not covered...

My dealership said that this was not covered under my warranty and told me it would cost $800. I have the extended warranty but not the maintenance warranty. Does this sound right:dunno:
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-20-2011, 10:06 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 4,501
Posted By 550Mocap
The fuel/ignition cut off and back on are hardy...

The fuel/ignition cut off and back on are hardy noticeable at the limiter. It just feels like the car can't go any faster and holds steady at 150ish.:thumbup:
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-08-2011, 01:16 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,405
Posted By 550Mocap
According to kbb.com $400. Have a safe...

According to kbb.com $400.
Have a safe trip:thumbup:
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-12-2011, 08:03 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,951
Posted By 550Mocap
I think you should consider an '08 550:thumbup:

I think you should consider an '08 550:thumbup:
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-21-2011, 10:53 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 622
Posted By 550Mocap
I would probably look at a 545 with low/mid...

I would probably look at a 545 with low/mid mileage first. You could probably get a better price if you went with a 525 or 530 but since you're thinking about getting a quad exhaust there's no...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-04-2011, 05:07 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 4,680
Posted By 550Mocap
Hmmmmmmm..........$5,399.14

Hmmmmmmm..........$5,399.14
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-25-2011, 06:19 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 7,043
Posted By 550Mocap
I raced a 07 convertible a few months back and...

I raced a 07 convertible a few months back and won by about 2 car lengths. I'll bet if you can get a good launch, you'll take him!

Please let us know the outcome:thumbup:
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-22-2010, 08:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 506
Posted By 550Mocap
South Bay BMW has been great. I would absolutely...

South Bay BMW has been great. I would absolutely recommend them.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-22-2010, 09:05 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 506
Posted By 550Mocap
Back to basics?

So, I had to bring in my 550 the other day for the break booster recall. I was hoping to get a 135 or Z4 as a loaner so I could have some sideways fun in the rain (It's been pouring in L.A. for days...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-17-2010, 12:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 917
Posted By 550Mocap
#1 for sure. The 08's w/ ZSP(MSport) looks WAY...

#1 for sure. The 08's w/ ZSP(MSport) looks WAY better that the 07's:thumbup:
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-31-2010, 08:21 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,027
Posted By 550Mocap
Sounds perfect. I can almost guarantee...

Sounds perfect.

I can almost guarantee you'll be posting a gushing review in a few weeks with how much you love the car.

You're going to be soooooo stoked:thumbup:
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