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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) Today, 08:26 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 373
Posted By Campfamily
When I was a kid, my dad did this on the family...

When I was a kid, my dad did this on the family station wagon after losing a hubcap (remember those???) and not being able to find an exact replacement at our local junkyard.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) Today, 08:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 13
Posted By Campfamily
Assuming your power plug has power going to it,...

Assuming your power plug has power going to it, that cigarette logo should pop out on its own in about 30 seconds, after the element inside has heated up; the car's ignition needs to be turned on for...
Forum: General BMW Today, 08:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 348
Posted By Campfamily
Moderator - I think you missed removing one of...

Moderator - I think you missed removing one of the unrelated posts, the one below the helpful post from tim330i. Not real welcoming to a new member.......and I hope not indicative of how we treat...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 11-21-2014, 07:59 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 550
Posted By Campfamily
Fly out and then do a road trip home!!! Weather...

Fly out and then do a road trip home!!! Weather is great out here in SoCal!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-14-2014, 05:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 241
Posted By Campfamily
I found plenty of free apps on iTunes for my...

I found plenty of free apps on iTunes for my iTouch.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-11-2014, 07:40 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 276
Posted By Campfamily
How old is your battery?

How old is your battery?
Forum: General BMW 11-08-2014, 10:04 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,127
Posted By Campfamily
If anything, my wife is more anal than I am about...

If anything, my wife is more anal than I am about where she parks, keeping her car clean, etc. The only thing I worry about is when she drives my car and forgets that the front is a lot lower than...
Forum: General BMW 11-07-2014, 03:13 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,544
Posted By Campfamily
I completely agree with you. My post was simply...

I completely agree with you. My post was simply to point out that I believe it is entirely possible to unintentionally activate the accelerator while having your foot on the brake. However, and...
Forum: General BMW 11-07-2014, 11:54 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,544
Posted By Campfamily
So, I had something similar to this happen with...

So, I had something similar to this happen with my E60 550i a few weeks ago. I had started the engine, and was sitting in the parking lot at work waiting for the iDrive to boot, radio to come on,...
Forum: General BMW 11-03-2014, 01:19 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,127
Posted By Campfamily
Another Comfort Access fan here.......when I...

Another Comfort Access fan here.......when I first got the car, I was concerned about driving off without the key, starting the car with the key on the roof, locking the key in the car, leaving the...
Forum: General BMW 10-23-2014, 09:52 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,214
Posted By Campfamily
While in Germany, had our rental 3 series wagon...

While in Germany, had our rental 3 series wagon diesel up to 225 km/hr for 10 minutes or so just outside of Stuttgart. Typical cruising speed was between 180 and 190.

No pictures.
Forum: General BMW 10-23-2014, 09:44 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,369
Posted By Campfamily
I've wondered that as well. Got to believe they...

I've wondered that as well. Got to believe they think it makes them look cool.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-23-2014, 07:33 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 205
Posted By Campfamily
I had some troubles getting my Sirius radio...

I had some troubles getting my Sirius radio activated. Turned out that if the Bluetooth module was also activated, it somehow would screen the Sirius received from receiving the activation signal. ...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-20-2014, 11:31 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 462
Posted By Campfamily
I stand corrected. Interesting reading. ...

I stand corrected. Interesting reading.

Keith
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-20-2014, 08:18 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 462
Posted By Campfamily
How would the car know that you have or haven't...

How would the car know that you have or haven't changed the oil?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-20-2014, 08:03 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 462
Posted By Campfamily
I could be wrong, but I don't believe our cars do...

I could be wrong, but I don't believe our cars do a qualitative analysis on the oil, it only uses driving conditions to estimate when the oil needs to be changed. Having said that, I agree with this...
Forum: General BMW 10-17-2014, 03:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 312
Posted By Campfamily
I'll take both of 'em!!! (Don't I wish) Now...

I'll take both of 'em!!! (Don't I wish) Now just add a M1 to the showroom and you'll have the perfect trifecta!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-17-2014, 03:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 443
Posted By Campfamily
I live right near Azusa Canyon, actually closer...

I live right near Azusa Canyon, actually closer to GMR. I hear the helicopters up there winching people out on the weekend nights. Yes, lots of good twisties near where we live, but not a place I'd...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-17-2014, 03:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 303
Posted By Campfamily
Might want to take a look here...

Might want to take a look here http://5series.net/information/, I found this very helpful when I was shopping for my 550 a few years ago.

Keith
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-17-2014, 01:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 443
Posted By Campfamily
Hey, I don't live far from you......where have...

Hey, I don't live far from you......where have you found anywhere in our area that you can go this fast???:dunno:
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-17-2014, 10:38 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 443
Posted By Campfamily
Did you make this post just so that you could rub...

Did you make this post just so that you could rub it in our faces that here in the US, we can't do what you can do in Germany? :mad:

Seriously though, wonder if you threw a wheel weight?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-14-2014, 08:11 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 797
Posted By Campfamily
And even Audi is going away from manual...

And even Audi is going away from manual transmissions. Notice the new S3 isn't available in the US with a stick. BMW is going the same way. Not sure what my next car is going to be now.......:(
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Forum: European Delivery 10-13-2014, 10:54 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 700
Posted By Campfamily
And you'd still be able to continue driving,...

And you'd still be able to continue driving, since driving without a license in the US (at least here in California) seems to be allowed......otherwise, we might be discriminating against somebody...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-08-2014, 04:45 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 2,663
Posted By Campfamily
I have also been told that seatbelts should be...

I have also been told that seatbelts should be replaced after an accident, because they are designed to stretch slightly to help absorb some of the impact. If not, in a subsequent crash, they will...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-08-2014, 09:33 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 797
Posted By Campfamily
The hardest part about a manual transmission BMW...

The hardest part about a manual transmission BMW (or any car, for that matter) is finding one. My 2008 550 with manual transmission has been nearly flawless over the past four years and nearly...
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