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Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics 09-28-2008, 08:48 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 5,336
Posted By troybal
Still Holding

Still Holding
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-01-2008, 05:18 PM
Replies: 1,395
Views: 621,804
Posted By troybal
Phone model: Vx9700 LG Dare (Verizon) Car...

Phone model: Vx9700 LG Dare (Verizon)
Car model: 2008 528i
[x] ability to make/receive calls
[x] phone book automatically synches to car
[x] dial by name (without verbal training of system) ...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-22-2008, 11:10 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 424
Posted By troybal
I have a 2008 528i and do not have this issue you...

I have a 2008 528i and do not have this issue you are reporting. You should take it into your dealer to have it checked ASAP.
As for your radar, I have hardwired a Valentine one, but there are many...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-22-2008, 11:03 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,934
Posted By troybal
I have the Beige in my 2008 528i and I love it,...

I have the Beige in my 2008 528i and I love it, but like others on here I do have the black floor instead of the beige.
I have not had any issues what so ever, however I have only had the vehicle...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics 07-22-2008, 10:55 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 5,336
Posted By troybal
So I am assuming that there is no serious work on...

So I am assuming that there is no serious work on getting something for the new E60s so I am pursing something else.
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 06-28-2008, 10:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 533
Posted By troybal
Great looking Wheels!

Great looking Wheels!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-19-2008, 02:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 852
Posted By troybal
I guess I should have been clearer on my post. ...

I guess I should have been clearer on my post.
I do NOT get any BMW type logo/screen at startup.
The only screen I get is the one I posted above.

So I was just showing that I believe he is...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-19-2008, 01:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 852
Posted By troybal
I as well have a 2008 528i and this is the screen...

I as well have a 2008 528i and this is the screen that he is talking about.



I believe this is normal.....
It comes up for a few seconds then disappears on its own, unless I hit "accept"...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics 06-19-2008, 01:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 446
Posted By troybal
Well I would like to respond but only after...

Well I would like to respond but only after hearing them. I was at best buy the other day and heard some great subs, but I did not recall them being this particular model.

A 12" is pretty big, so...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-17-2008, 04:53 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,749
Posted By troybal
Maybe to get ahead of the curve and sell more for...

Maybe to get ahead of the curve and sell more for less? Earning more cash for a plug and play system? As well as labor cost to plug it in like they do now for many other items.....
Why would we be...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-17-2008, 04:30 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,749
Posted By troybal
My point in at least having that as an option...

My point in at least having that as an option right off the floor!
You would think BMW would do some sort of integration to make it easier for more folks to get this option.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-17-2008, 04:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 882
Posted By troybal
Just from reading around here in the last month...

Just from reading around here in the last month or so, I would say it is NOT for all warnings. Is there one that you have an issue with?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-17-2008, 12:17 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,749
Posted By troybal
I have asked this many times of the BMW sales...

I have asked this many times of the BMW sales folks.

I do not understand why they did not invest in one screen that can do both Idrive/navigation and just Idrive without navigation. Then if you...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-17-2008, 09:41 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,749
Posted By troybal
That is an experiment in itself!! I have not...

That is an experiment in itself!!
I have not finished with my experiment either lol.
Although everything is working fine, I am working on where to put the actual V1!

The problems you run into is...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-17-2008, 08:47 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,749
Posted By troybal
Here you guys go, The proclip installed. ...

Here you guys go,
The proclip installed.

Here are the item numbers used.

1) Nuvi Ball Mount - Item No. 215165

2) Proclip Mount - Item No. 853802
...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-17-2008, 07:57 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,749
Posted By troybal
Here is a picture as promised. This is using a...

Here is a picture as promised.
This is using a simple Dashboard Sticky that you dont have to permanently stick to the vehicle.

This is good as long as you don't stop hard or take hard turns. I...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-16-2008, 09:21 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,749
Posted By troybal
Here is a link to the site ->...

Here is a link to the site -> http://www.proclipusa.com/choosecountry/choosecountry.aspx
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-16-2008, 08:58 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,749
Posted By troybal
I have the proclip as well however I have not...

I have the proclip as well however I have not mounted.
What I have been doing (until the proclip arrived) was just letting it stand in the actual Idrive window. kind of hard to picture and it is...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics 06-16-2008, 09:32 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 5,336
Posted By troybal
My wife comes back from vacation on August 2nd. ...

My wife comes back from vacation on August 2nd.
If I do not have a system in BEFORE she comes, I doubt I will be able to convince her to put one in. But while she is gone, I do not have to explain...
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics 06-14-2008, 06:42 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 5,336
Posted By troybal
Bavarian, How are things coming along, I...

Bavarian,

How are things coming along, I think I am getting to anxious and want to do something to my vehicle to enhance the sound. Can you give us an update :)

I like my music and I am ready...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-13-2008, 09:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 956
Posted By troybal
I have the 528i with the cream leather, and I do...

I have the 528i with the cream leather, and I do not see that it is hard to keep up. However I have only had the vehicle about 1.5 months.

Go for the Logic 7 I did not and I am looking for an...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-29-2008, 11:12 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 860
Posted By troybal
Glad you got it figured out!

Glad you got it figured out!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-28-2008, 10:17 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 860
Posted By troybal
I also have a 2008 528 and I have not had any...

I also have a 2008 528 and I have not had any issues, however I could see (prior to this post) where I could get some noise coming from the First Aid kit along with the 2 tools that come with it. So...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-25-2008, 11:49 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,194
Posted By troybal
Looks like you had some fun!

Looks like you had some fun!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-23-2008, 11:03 AM
Replies: 1,395
Views: 621,804
Posted By troybal
My Phone model: Verizon Samsung SCH-A950 Car...

My Phone model: Verizon Samsung SCH-A950
Car model: 2008 528i
[x ] ability to make/receive calls (works)
[ ] phone book automatically syncs to car (Does not work)
[ ] dial by name (without verbal...
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