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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) Yesterday, 02:38 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,099
Posted By Gian
Anyone have this problem... Every now and...

Anyone have this problem...

Every now and then the driver's side door gets stuck. I really have to pull on the door to get it to open. Once I give it enough force it sounds like a seal has been...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) Yesterday, 02:26 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 414
Posted By Gian
All of these opinions just show how different we...

All of these opinions just show how different we are when it comes to cars and driving preferences. I had an x5 35d for three years and now have a 535d. As you can see, I loved the diesel engine a...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-29-2014, 12:24 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,398
Posted By Gian
Sorry, I'm a little late to the party. Maybe...

Sorry, I'm a little late to the party. Maybe this can help others that are thinking of making the switch. I have both an e39/530 and an f10/535d and I can tell you that they are totally different...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-17-2014, 07:59 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,499
Posted By Gian
I feel your pain. This happened to me a month...

I feel your pain. This happened to me a month ago with only 1000 miles on my Odometer. The damage was minor but there was a screw imprinted on my bumper with some dents and paint chips on the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-10-2014, 01:39 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,058
Posted By Gian
Mine came with Dunlops :(

Mine came with Dunlops :(
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-10-2014, 01:18 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,385
Posted By Gian
Pricey. So, is the sealant used in this kit the...

Pricey. So, is the sealant used in this kit the same kind of slime-like substance as well? Or is the compressor superior to the one included with the slime kit? I saw the $19 slime kit but the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-11-2014, 07:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 313
Posted By Gian
If you read many of Bluebee's threads and links,...

If you read many of Bluebee's threads and links, then you will find loads of useful information on the e39. The biggest headaches to me were the cooling system and the leaks. The cooling system may...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-11-2014, 07:28 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 6,155
Posted By Gian
For this reason, my tint guy recommended 35% for...

For this reason, my tint guy recommended 35% for me. Had it on all my previous cars. Looks good. May be too light for some.


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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-11-2014, 07:14 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,068
Posted By Gian
Yes, it was a tough one. If you have to...

Yes, it was a tough one.

If you have to have that feeling of limitless power and can live with the more frequent trips to the pump, then i say the 550 is a no brainer.

On the other...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-30-2014, 12:05 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 394
Posted By Gian
Newbie willing to buy a used 2003 E39 525i. Advices on maintenace & drawbacks...

Check. Had that. Fixed it...
Check. Had that. Fixed it...
Right on down the line...lol.
Just playin'. I haven't had all of these things, but I have had a lot of them and fixed them. Some myself...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-29-2014, 10:41 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,858
Posted By Gian
Outstanding mods. Love the new rims. Also, a...

Outstanding mods. Love the new rims. Also, a black roof on a white car looks awesome in my book.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-29-2014, 08:41 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,488
Posted By Gian
There is a creaking on the drivers side of my...

There is a creaking on the drivers side of my 2014 535d. However, it comes and goes and I can't pinpoint the source exactly. We'll see if I can replicate it for the dealer. Also have an e39 and it...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-29-2014, 08:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 587
Posted By Gian
Bmw has standards when returning a leased car. ...

Bmw has standards when returning a leased car. It has to have runflats when you return it. Also, you must have a certain amount of tread left. I don't think the runflats will last the full 3yr/30k...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-29-2014, 07:53 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,068
Posted By Gian
535d?

I must agree with the replies so far. I really like the 535d. It accelerates and cruises just fine and it looks nice, too. I drove all three of the 5 series models before making my decision. The...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-17-2014, 12:26 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 9,904
Posted By Gian
I don't think that I would call this ugly. IMO,...

I don't think that I would call this ugly. IMO, it still looks good with the 275s in the back.

http://i7.photobucket.com/albums/y291/USCRxE39/2014BMW535dxDriveQuickSpinPhotos7_zpsac7c5b54.jpg...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-15-2014, 10:57 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 651
Posted By Gian
I changed out the grills for my 02 530i and it...

I changed out the grills for my 02 530i and it was a piece of cake. You could have tried to get the grills thrown in by the dealer but if you didn't then you have to do it yourself. Obviously, you...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-12-2014, 07:41 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,158
Posted By Gian
http://i7.photobucket.com/albums/y291/USCRxE39/201...

http://i7.photobucket.com/albums/y291/USCRxE39/2015bmw535d-015_zps740e2215.jpg (http://s7.photobucket.com/user/USCRxE39/media/2015bmw535d-015_zps740e2215.jpg.html)

I found this shot on Google. ...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-11-2014, 10:51 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,913
Posted By Gian
Are people getting under invoice before the...

Are people getting under invoice before the rebates?

My configuration...
MSRP 72,675
INV on True Car 67,460 True Value of Vehicle 65,030
INV on Edmonds 66,860 True Value of Vehicle 66,831
INV...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-11-2014, 09:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 555
Posted By Gian
Vapor barrier? That was the reason that I had...

Vapor barrier? That was the reason that I had wet floors in my back seat. These newer cars still have that problem?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-11-2014, 09:10 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,158
Posted By Gian
Thanks for posting the pics. I am currently torn...

Thanks for posting the pics. I am currently torn between the 535 535d and 550. I have test driven all of them in the last few weeks, but now I need to purchase a car. I have a 2002 530i and that...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-10-2014, 03:42 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,158
Posted By Gian
Can you post a pic from the back? I want to see...

Can you post a pic from the back? I want to see how the diesel looks IRL from the back with the m sport package. I have configured it on the website, but I know that it doesn't do it justice. BTW,...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-01-2014, 05:39 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 241
Posted By Gian
M-tech m5 bumper. Can't replace fog light bulbs from the front?

My "check fog lights" warning light came on so I purchased some new replacement bulbs. I also looked at some DIY replacement videos and thought that it would be a piece of cake. However, I just...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-01-2014, 05:12 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,141
Posted By Gian
Did you guy have to use some kind of pick tool in...

Did you guy have to use some kind of pick tool in order to clear out the "hard to get to" pieces? Thanks.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-07-2014, 05:26 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,239
Posted By Gian
I have the Tec cup holder but my water bottle...

I have the Tec cup holder but my water bottle always seems to fly out of it or fall over backward with quick acceleration. :D

For those of you that have this $13 one...

Do you find it deep...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-05-2013, 09:10 AM
Replies: 2,837
Views: 109,891
Posted By Gian
Leasing a bmw to me = driving a nicer, better...

Leasing a bmw to me = driving a nicer, better built car then I could really afford and not having the headaches of getting service and doing repairs.

In my short time with bmw I have bought and...
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