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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-27-2013, 01:54 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 6,929
Posted By CapeBimmer
I was going to do a post asking opinions on the...

I was going to do a post asking opinions on the 2014 535 vs 550. After reading this thread I think I will hold on to my '04 545 sport. It only has 70,000 miles, looks like new and is a blast to...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-19-2009, 08:03 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,975
Posted By CapeBimmer
ChrisTO got it right. Use mono fishing line. ...

ChrisTO got it right. Use mono fishing line. Pull hard and the blank will pop out and you will not damage the surrounding paint. The replacement reflector snaps in.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-29-2009, 06:47 PM
Replies: 852
Views: 212,574
Posted By CapeBimmer
Foot on pedal trick ??

Please explain -

Thanks,
Forum: European Delivery 06-25-2008, 07:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 471
Posted By CapeBimmer
Are Minis available ED?

Question says it all . . .

Thanks, Steve
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-12-2007, 04:27 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 635
Posted By CapeBimmer
I have a 2004 545i and had the same problem. ...

I have a 2004 545i and had the same problem. Dealer replaced the gaskets and all is quiet again.

:thumbup:
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 12-24-2006, 05:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,677
Posted By CapeBimmer
I have a 545 and Moto Razr and I usually leave...

I have a 545 and Moto Razr and I usually leave the BT off. Everyone complains. The BT is convient but if the people you are calling can't understand what you are saying what good is it?

Seems...
Forum: General Automotive Forum 11-26-2006, 07:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,754
Posted By CapeBimmer
I've used Intercity and the service was...

I've used Intercity and the service was unbelievably great.
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 11-25-2006, 06:46 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 605
Posted By CapeBimmer
Where can I find 2007 6 series pricing?

Title says it all -

Thanks . . .
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-04-2006, 06:02 AM
Replies: 154
Views: 26,971
Posted By CapeBimmer
It would be nice if BMW would take responsibility...

It would be nice if BMW would take responsibility for the problem. It truly is not fair to the car owners that there is slightly too much negative camber designed into the front end geometry. I...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 04-23-2006, 07:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 485
Posted By CapeBimmer
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-27-2005, 06:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 578
Posted By CapeBimmer
I have staggered 19" Hartge Classics with...

I have staggered 19" Hartge Classics with Bridgestone Pole S03s and if I had to do it again I think I would stick with 18". They are beautiful wheels and I get a lot of compliments.

I've had 3...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-12-2005, 07:43 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,046
Posted By CapeBimmer
Intermittent active headlight failure

Anyone had a problem with their active headlights? Not lamp failure but no movement.

My dealer could not find the problem. Sometimes they move but sometimes they don't and the only way to get...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-15-2005, 08:17 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,547
Posted By CapeBimmer
I've driven both and the 545 sport is definitely...

I've driven both and the 545 sport is definitely a better driver's car then the M45.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-15-2005, 06:34 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,547
Posted By CapeBimmer
I have had the same shake at idle since the car...

I have had the same shake at idle since the car was new. My SA told me it is "normal". I'm up to software rev. 18.x and my car is in the shop again (since last Tuesday). It will probably come back...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-09-2005, 08:33 PM
Replies: 1,397
Views: 628,984
Posted By CapeBimmer
17.2 causing phone book transfer problem. . .

New problem since car was reprogrammed to 17.2.

I have a Motorola V551 that worked great with 13.X With the new software my address book does not transfer. Actually, some of it transfers - at...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-06-2005, 08:09 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 26,971
Posted By CapeBimmer
In my opinion and also what I was told yesterday...

In my opinion and also what I was told yesterday on the phone by BMWNA the problem is caused by the alignment specs of the car. I was told that the car's suspension is setup for superior handling ....
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-05-2005, 11:45 AM
Replies: 154
Views: 26,971
Posted By CapeBimmer
I took off the Dunlops when I bought the car,...

I took off the Dunlops when I bought the car, have Bridgestone Pole SO3 tires and have developed the same problem. It sounds like I have snow tires on the car :mad: .

I have heard that the...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-17-2005, 07:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,007
Posted By CapeBimmer
I did get my phone to pair with the car but only...

I did get my phone to pair with the car but only about 40% of the phone book downloads to the car. Strange . . . Also the phone talk quality is worse now. Signal is terrible - I am dropping a lot...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-14-2005, 09:36 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,007
Posted By CapeBimmer
to KYBRIGGS82 I am having the same problem...

to KYBRIGGS82

I am having the same problem you had. My car went in for service and came back with software rev. 17.2 and my bluetooth does not work :mad:

What did you do to get your V551 to...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-14-2005, 09:31 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,652
Posted By CapeBimmer
I agree, it takes too much pressure to honk the...

I agree, it takes too much pressure to honk the horn.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-10-2005, 08:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 691
Posted By CapeBimmer
17.2 documentation ? ? ?

My car went in for its 12 month service and came home with rev. 17.2 I asked my SA about documentation i.e. what are the changes and how to use the new functions. He had no idea where to get...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-07-2005, 07:03 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,007
Posted By CapeBimmer
KD, I can not find the seek setting in the...

KD,

I can not find the seek setting in the intitial set up menu.

???
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-07-2005, 04:28 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,007
Posted By CapeBimmer
KD, Thank you - I will change the seting. ...

KD,

Thank you - I will change the seting.

Steve
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-07-2005, 04:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 935
Posted By CapeBimmer
The dealer installed the BMW software. The TCU...

The dealer installed the BMW software. The TCU was already installed in the car when it was pr0oduced.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-06-2005, 06:15 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,347
Posted By CapeBimmer
"Drive the dealer nuts" - that statement is nuts!...

"Drive the dealer nuts" - that statement is nuts!

The dealer is making a nice profit on the sale. It is okay to drive them nuts.
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