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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-04-2013, 07:30 PM
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Posted By Space grau 550i
Both you guys thanks for the insight.

Both you guys thanks for the insight.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-04-2013, 12:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 252
Posted By Space grau 550i
A member on 5series. net mentioned that socket...

A member on 5series. net mentioned that socket cannot be replaced, it's a part of the assembly.
I would need to find a used headlight and pull it from the socket. I find his statement odd.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-03-2013, 07:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 252
Posted By Space grau 550i
Left DRL malfunction

Got the left DRL malfunction. I went to replace the bulb, which are the GP Thunder H8 35W I have been running for two years, and the left socket is completely burned out. My question is, can I just...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-18-2013, 10:06 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,324
Posted By Space grau 550i
You guys always provide a wealth of information,...

You guys always provide a wealth of information, thank you.
I bumped up my tire pressure to 36 fronts and 41 rears. Doing so, I noticed the car handles much better, but started riding the bumps a...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-14-2013, 11:02 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,324
Posted By Space grau 550i
If my memory serves me right, I believe my door...

If my memory serves me right, I believe my door sill say 35 and 39 for the factory 19inch summer tires. Although these numbers may vary and require some playing around with due to that I'm on all...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-14-2013, 08:24 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,324
Posted By Space grau 550i
Thanks for all the insight fellas. I'm going to...

Thanks for all the insight fellas. I'm going to start with adjusting my tire pressure first, then check all the list of items mentioned.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-13-2013, 01:24 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,324
Posted By Space grau 550i
No, have not check yet. Just trying to get some...

No, have not check yet. Just trying to get some feedback from you knowledgeable fellas, then run down the list of things suggested.


This model is actually not that bad. They have allowed me to...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-13-2013, 12:35 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,324
Posted By Space grau 550i
Car feels jittery and floaty at speeds above 70 mph

As the tittle states, my car feels jittery above 70 mph. The car does not feel planted as it should at higher speeds. It feels very unsettled when pushing it above the said speed, does not feel...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-13-2013, 10:30 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,943
Posted By Space grau 550i
Looks amazing! Are you on the stock suspension?...

Looks amazing! Are you on the stock suspension? Sport or non sport?
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-15-2013, 07:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 466
Posted By Space grau 550i
We might not be master techs, but it's common...

We might not be master techs, but it's common sense to attempt raise the suspension with ignition on. lol. Ignition on or off the suspension does not budge.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-15-2013, 12:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 466
Posted By Space grau 550i
4.8Is suspension does not go up or down.

A buddy of mines picked up a fully loaded 2006 4.8is on Wednesday. We noticed that suspension does not go up or down when pressing the ride height switch. The green light is illuminated in the...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-24-2013, 12:53 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,112
Posted By Space grau 550i
^^There is still a slight lag in DS mode buddy!...

^^There is still a slight lag in DS mode buddy! Not to mention sixth gear is only accessible when manually shifting in DS mode. We are all entitled to our many opinions, just don't knock a product...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-24-2013, 10:24 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,112
Posted By Space grau 550i
I had to order some maintenance items from...

I had to order some maintenance items from Bavauto, and since my order was not enough to get the free shipping, I decided to slap the Sprint Booster on my order. I have been on the fence about...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-03-2013, 08:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 537
Posted By Space grau 550i
Suspension feels awful!

Since the temps in NYC has dipped below the 40 degree mark, my car has felt awful.
Every small bump in the road can be felt. It feels like there is no compliance in the suspension. On smooth roads...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-03-2013, 08:04 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,842
Posted By Space grau 550i
Thanks for the insight fellas. I have some...

Thanks for the insight fellas.
I have some maintenance to be done in the coming weeks, I will be sure to bring this up to my SA.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-28-2012, 10:00 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,842
Posted By Space grau 550i
High Battery Drain

I hope you all have been enjoying the holidays thus far.

I was wondering if any of you guys have experienced the high battery drain control message after a heavy rain storm? My car is parked...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-17-2012, 08:59 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,052
Posted By Space grau 550i
OP, the 335i is more nimble, has more power with...

OP, the 335i is more nimble, has more power with a simple tune, and is definitely faster out the gate due to the turbos and less mass. Overall, might be more fun to drive. The major problem with the...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-12-2012, 08:57 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,112
Posted By Space grau 550i
I don' t think it's a fuel issue. It mainly does...

I don' t think it's a fuel issue. It mainly does this at city speeds, it will think think think, then drop a gear and shoot off like a rocket. It's not like hit the gas and it just goes. My throttle...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-12-2012, 08:36 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,112
Posted By Space grau 550i
I have been debating this purchase since starting...

I have been debating this purchase since starting this thread. However, the naysayers have kept me from buying this. Still dealing with my debilitating throttle lag though.
My throttle lag is so...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-12-2012, 08:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,001
Posted By Space grau 550i
Thanks for the info, I will be test driving one...

Thanks for the info, I will be test driving one tomorrow. I love the luxury and power of the 550i, but a part of me misses the nimbleness and tight handling of a 3 series.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-26-2012, 09:37 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,901
Posted By Space grau 550i
The excitement has not worn off because you drive...

The excitement has not worn off because you drive a manual. Oh how I miss that third pedal!
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-26-2012, 09:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 7,812
Posted By Space grau 550i
A 335i would of been more enticing.

A 335i would of been more enticing.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-16-2012, 05:57 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,284
Posted By Space grau 550i
The HRE fills up the wheel well quiet nicely...

The HRE fills up the wheel well quiet nicely...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-15-2012, 09:33 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,284
Posted By Space grau 550i
Looks really good. What model HRE wheels are...

Looks really good. What model HRE wheels are those? Are you lowered, or factory sport suspension?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-07-2012, 09:10 AM
Replies: 834
Views: 186,932
Posted By Space grau 550i
+1, especially if you have no warranty. I'm glad...

+1, especially if you have no warranty. I'm glad I have warranty on my car, even though BMW denied my warranty claim of my car surging and refused to do anything about it. Then had the nerve to try...
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