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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-31-2012, 07:49 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,241
Posted By stlbimmer
Galaxy Nexus pairing issues with e38

I found that my Nexus would not stay paired after the car was turned off for a few minutes. Initially everything worked fine i.e. the pairing, upload of contacts and dialing and receiving calls. ...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 02-27-2011, 10:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,003
Posted By stlbimmer
REST Feature Working

It ended up being the aux pump ...all is good!
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 01-22-2011, 07:15 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 59,980
Posted By stlbimmer
I had the same "surging" you are experiencing and...

I had the same "surging" you are experiencing and my tech at BMW thought the clutch was tryigng to lock in and out of 4thr and 5th gear so rapldly that the surge was the sympton I was experiencing. ...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 12-29-2010, 08:54 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,128
Posted By stlbimmer
I chased this issue for awhile with Bimmernav...

I chased this issue for awhile with Bimmernav when I upgraded from MKIII to MKIV and I have found that there is no solution as far as I can tell to make the soft keys i.e. select button work after...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 12-05-2010, 09:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,003
Posted By stlbimmer
In the back by the firewall.

In the back by the firewall.
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 12-05-2010, 06:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,003
Posted By stlbimmer
Actually the REST feature activates the aux pump...

Actually the REST feature activates the aux pump (I believe the 2nd pump) to recirculate the hot coolant continuously through the heater core until the temperature in the coolant drops below a...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 12-05-2010, 09:39 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,003
Posted By stlbimmer
REST Feature still not working

Well, I just had a valley pan and assorted other repairs made (water pump, valve cover gaskets, fan and clutch). I asked the tech to check the REST feature especially the aux pump and he said current...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-05-2010, 09:17 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 462
Posted By stlbimmer
Rest Feature still not working on my E38

Well, I just had a valley pan and assorted other repairs made (water pump, valve cover gaskets, fan and clutch). I asked the tech to check the REST feature especially the aux pump and he said current...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-07-2010, 05:32 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 656
Posted By stlbimmer
Surging when driving on highway between 30-60MPH

When driving my 2001 E38 lately I noticed a VERY subtle surge/hesitation while cruising between 30-60mph (especially if going a bit uphill..but by no means steep...just normal highway interstate...
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 09-14-2005, 08:25 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 994
Posted By stlbimmer
e38 Bluetooth module

I called several BMW dealerships to purchase the bluetooth module for my 2001 740il and I am told the part has a "block" on it i.e. the part can not be sold over the counter but only as a replacement...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-29-2005, 03:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,279
Posted By stlbimmer
hmm. good question...I will have to check it...

hmm. good question...I will have to check it out....
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-29-2005, 06:10 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,279
Posted By stlbimmer
Ok SuperGreg, it must be a non-sport because it...

Ok SuperGreg, it must be a non-sport because it has chrome trim. It is a 2001 X5 4.4 with 42K milles and 18" wheels
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-28-2005, 11:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,279
Posted By stlbimmer
Rear suspension on 01 X5 4.4

I just drove an 01 X5 4.4 tonight to compare it to a 03 X5 4.4 I am making an offer on and noticed the 01 X5 was VERY bumpy in the rear suspension. I don't remember the 03 X5 feeling that "bouncy"...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-28-2005, 05:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,388
Posted By stlbimmer
FYI, I talked to the service mgr at the...

FYI, I talked to the service mgr at the dealership I have my 740i serviced and he said the retro kit for the X5 PDC was ONLY for the rear and it is a major deal to take the bumper off and cut the...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-28-2005, 02:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,388
Posted By stlbimmer
Ok..you win....you have scared the "bejesus" out...

Ok..you win....you have scared the "bejesus" out of me regardig the heated seat retrofit. I thank everyone who responded...I am off to buy the 2003 X5 "without the PDC". I will let everyone know...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-28-2005, 08:27 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,388
Posted By stlbimmer
Ok, just a quick clarification for UCrewX5. Both...

Ok, just a quick clarification for UCrewX5. Both cars are 2003 X5 4.4. They also have the same production year 12/2002. Regarding the response about if the car has Xenon lights then the PDC is in...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-28-2005, 07:18 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,388
Posted By stlbimmer
Heated Steering Wheel and PDC retrofit

I am looking at 2 different X5s. One is a 2003 X5 4.4 (12/02 production) without the heated steering wheel. Can I have a new wheel (or at least the part) installed that will give me the heated...
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