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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-19-2012, 04:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,521
Posted By richietherocket
Thanks Nube1. How easy is it to get the rear...

Thanks Nube1.
How easy is it to get the rear spoiler off the car to check the antenna? I would assume there are screws on the underside of it? When it comes to car stuff, I am a bit gunshy about...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-18-2012, 10:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 814
Posted By richietherocket
I have done of all my service at AutoWorks CO...

I have done of all my service at AutoWorks CO (http://www.autoworkscolorado.com/). They are off of Shaffer and Kipling. Just north of C470. Mark has been great dealing with all my questions and...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-18-2012, 09:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,521
Posted By richietherocket
yellow key icon?

So this has been coming up on my dash for the past couple of months. None of the doors open with the key and cant be locked also. I have a diamond key with a non replaceable battery to boot.

Has...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-22-2011, 02:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 637
Posted By richietherocket
That I dont know

These are the keys that dont have replaceable batteries. They are supposed to recharge when put into the ignition and driving. There is no way to take them apart and replace the battery from what I...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-22-2011, 01:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 637
Posted By richietherocket
None of my keys open the doors

Hello everyone,
I have searched and cant seem to find the right combo of words or phrases.

I have an 06 530xiT wagon and neither of my keys open the doors any longer. Sometimes I get a yellow...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-25-2011, 03:23 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 7,618
Posted By richietherocket
First, download the program imgburn,...

First, download the program imgburn, http://www.imgburn.com and follow the directions there.
You first have to take the .iso and expand it out so the nav system can see the folders.

Once...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-19-2011, 07:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,338
Posted By richietherocket
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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-19-2011, 07:12 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,405
Posted By richietherocket
your valve cover gasket needs to be replaced. ...

your valve cover gasket needs to be replaced. you have an oil leak and it is dripping onto the exhaust system. this happens when the valve cover bolts shear off. it happens alot according to my...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-18-2011, 08:11 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 7,618
Posted By richietherocket
@west76, maps look the same. The only way to get...

@west76, maps look the same. The only way to get the new look, is a new car with the new Idrive
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-18-2011, 11:40 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 7,618
Posted By richietherocket
Update... I was able to find the "torrent" on...

Update...
I was able to find the "torrent" on the net and downloaded it. Was able to make ISO copies and they work great.
Took a bit of time since it is a big file to get. I was able to get both...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-16-2011, 03:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 7,178
Posted By richietherocket
I just had mine replaced under the CPO warranty. ...

I just had mine replaced under the CPO warranty. If you still have that, talk to your SA again. My indy guy would do it for about 450 bucks.

When I talked to the tech at the dealership, he said...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-16-2011, 03:12 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,511
Posted By richietherocket
:thumbup: That is classic Here in the...

:thumbup: That is classic

Here in the mountains of CO, I have to collect coyote pee. Those things sure do run fast
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-13-2011, 06:48 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,294
Posted By richietherocket
The extreme contact dws are a great tire. Using...

The extreme contact dws are a great tire. Using them now in CO and they are like velcro in the snow. I have the stock OE size

Check tire rack, they had a great price on them a couple of weeks ago
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-11-2011, 09:21 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 15,552
Posted By richietherocket
Check your dealers website. My local dealer was...

Check your dealers website. My local dealer was running a special for 99 bucks instead on $150.00
But it should be done for sure.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-07-2011, 03:26 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 7,618
Posted By richietherocket
2011 Nav DVD's from ebay

So I found this DVD set (http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/2011-BMW-Navigation-DVD-PROFESSIONAL-CCC-EAST-WEST-_W0QQcmdZViewItemQQhashZitem19c2d3e9acQQitemZ110642850220QQptZCarQ5fAudioQ5fVideo) over at...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-21-2011, 01:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,658
Posted By richietherocket
To the OP: do you smell anything coming from the...

To the OP: do you smell anything coming from the vents like a candle has just been blown out? If so, you need to have the valve gasket replaced on the car. It is leaking oil onto the exhaust...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-17-2011, 09:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 895
Posted By richietherocket
I have the vented seats in my 06 530xiT. Best...

I have the vented seats in my 06 530xiT. Best option out there is the comfort seats with the Nasca leather. I have looked for a newer wagon with this option and cant find it. I would order this...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-12-2010, 10:56 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 345
Posted By richietherocket
Check here

You should try this link:
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/forumdisplay.php?f=25

This is the forum for ED....all of your questions can be answered here

Good luck
Forum: Dealer Feedback / Vehicle Problems 01-29-2010, 04:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,542
Posted By richietherocket
A known problem that should be covered by warranty

The dreaded pano sunroof leak issue. There is a SIB for this and it is supposed to be covered by BMW. Please download the SIB and take it back to your dealer. They should honor it since it came...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-22-2010, 04:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,689
Posted By richietherocket
Here you go...

It pretty much tells you what to do. Just take it in with you in case they question anything. States that it should be covered. If they ask where you got it, it came from the internet.

Good...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-22-2010, 04:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,190
Posted By richietherocket
easy upgrades for the new ride

For number 4, I purchased the passenger side shades. There is a retro fit, they dont slide into the door but pop in and out. My little guy likes them since it keeps the sun out of his eyes. ...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-22-2010, 04:20 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,825
Posted By richietherocket
Here is the SIB and BMW is supposed to do with it

Here is the SIB that I had to take to my dealer after a water issue. Told me it was rusted and would have to pay for repairs. Had the car 1 week in the middle of Jan in Colorado, no way there would...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-27-2009, 06:36 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 493
Posted By richietherocket
I have seen 20's on tourings before. Check...

I have seen 20's on tourings before.
Check over at www.e60.net and they have a sub forum for just touring models.

Getting ready to put some 18's Hamann's on mine in the next week or so
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-27-2009, 06:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 451
Posted By richietherocket
I would check at www.realoem.com Put in the...

I would check at www.realoem.com

Put in the last 7 of your VIN or pick from the drop downs and then find the part number.
From there, you should be able to find a part number and then contact...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-23-2009, 10:02 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 985
Posted By richietherocket
Interesting...it is being sold by a BMW dealer...

Interesting...it is being sold by a BMW dealer that has a good reputation but is not a CPO.

It is under the milage limit for a CPO and it is about 4k lower than some other 06's are.

If you can,...
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