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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-18-2018, 12:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 436
Posted By dak911
Mirror still comes back too high...tried the...

Mirror still comes back too high...tried the memories....I think I'll just live with it,...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-11-2018, 08:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 436
Posted By dak911
Memory buttons....??? I'm the only driver so I...

Memory buttons....??? I'm the only driver so I don't touch the buttons,but good thought I'll try it...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-11-2018, 05:34 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 436
Posted By dak911
TNX i'll have my "guy" check that when I have...

TNX
i'll have my "guy" check that when I have it serviced next...I was hoping I could fix it myself....I tried to "adjust" it by clicking it down (manually moving it )
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-10-2018, 08:28 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 436
Posted By dak911
Dip down mirror settings

I have my right hand mirror set, but when I back up and have it dip down (great feature) it "returns" higher than my ideal setting...how to "fix" this?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-06-2018, 02:51 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 341
Posted By dak911
I guess no one has RIAL WHEELS, or has not had a...

I guess no one has RIAL WHEELS, or has not had a problem with the soft finish getting damaged.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-06-2018, 06:47 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 450
Posted By dak911
I didn't register it as mine, the guy I loaned it...

I didn't register it as mine, the guy I loaned it to was the first to use it, so I guess he has it registered to his phone....
So if I bought another done, I couldn't use it to read the codes on my...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-05-2018, 07:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 450
Posted By dak911
I had a CARLY but I loaned it to a guy and now...

I had a CARLY but I loaned it to a guy and now he's disappeared...time for another one I guess...
Have they made any changes in the past year?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-04-2018, 03:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 450
Posted By dak911
Coil Packs

A few months ago my car developed a slight "miss", it go slowly worse....finally took it in the an indie shop that I have been using...coil pack...replaced at $70 for the coil plus I think about $75...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-02-2018, 07:50 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,166
Posted By dak911
I must have the lowest mileage E61 around,...

I must have the lowest mileage E61 around, 43,000....I am the second owner.
Recently a friend offered me his 2014 Cayenne Diesel.....hmmmm...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-27-2018, 01:23 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 341
Posted By dak911
RIAL wheels....finish too soft?

I have 4 GREY RIAL wheels that have been on my car for about 8 months....without hitting any curbs...or anything else that I felt...3 wheels have scrapes...not on the lips...on the spokes.
The...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-20-2018, 01:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 283
Posted By dak911
I probably should RTFM...but these days after...

I probably should RTFM...but these days after being retired so long manuals make my eyes spin
The car is used 90% local, the oil is whatever BMW uses at the dealership....I don't see any oil on the...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-20-2018, 11:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 283
Posted By dak911
OK, tnx, go to go till next week's service This...

OK, tnx, go to go till next week's service
This is the first Bimmer I've ever owned that needed oil between changes !
Then again, I usually change oil just at this point...1 year around 7,000...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-20-2018, 10:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 283
Posted By dak911
Low oil level light

Since BMW has decided that we idiots no longer need an oil level dip stick I guess we have to wait till an "idiot" warning is indicated.:thumbdwn::mad:
Well, I have 7500 miles on my oil....and it is...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-29-2018, 04:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 356
Posted By dak911
Rear suspension

How long "generally" has your rear air suspension lasted....did you just replace it or change to??
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-26-2018, 02:04 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 532
Posted By dak911
spazzz I think I have them adjusted almost...

spazzz
I think I have them adjusted almost right...took about 4 complete turns to get them up....I'm not going to play with the leveling device....BMW certainly has a way to make things overly...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-18-2018, 08:32 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 532
Posted By dak911
spazzz THANKS, now I see what the adjusters...

spazzz
THANKS, now I see what the adjusters look like...not clear before...I'll try it against a wall..marking where I started, I think I just need to bring them up a bit.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-18-2018, 05:48 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 532
Posted By dak911
Car has S522 XENON and S524 ADAPTIVE HEADLIGHTS. ...

Car has S522 XENON and S524 ADAPTIVE HEADLIGHTS.
I don't see anything that looks "movable" to adjust
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-18-2018, 05:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 309
Posted By dak911
I have seen the DELPHI AT $29 and the BOSCH at...

I have seen the DELPHI AT $29 and the BOSCH at $31, and they did give me the old one ... no BMW markings on the box.....
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-17-2018, 06:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 532
Posted By dak911
wcr3d I have not done anything...I don't use...

wcr3d
I have not done anything...I don't use this car much at night, but I did a few nights ago and it's difficult to see ahead...
I don't see any adjustments on the lights themselves, I'm thinking...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-17-2018, 03:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 532
Posted By dak911
Adjusting headlights

Again, my headlights are "pointed" much too low...I don't see any way to adjust them at the lights themselves....
Where to start with a solution to this .... ??
2007 530xiT (prod 12/06)
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-17-2018, 02:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 309
Posted By dak911
I am just not happy about the cost of the part,...

I am just not happy about the cost of the part, it was NOT a BMW boxed one, its a DELPHI that any parts store sells for about $30
I would expect a BMW or BOSCH part.....(probably the same anyway)...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-17-2018, 01:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 309
Posted By dak911
Coil pack replaced

I had a "miss" at idle for a few weeks, then the other morning it felt like it was running on 3 cylinders, so, I had AAA tow it to the shop I use occasionally...they diagnosed #6 coil was bad....
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-17-2018, 01:00 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,708
Posted By dak911
NO NO NO HOOKS ON THE SUSPENSION...all of those...

NO NO NO HOOKS ON THE SUSPENSION...all of those parts are aluminum and WILL BEND
I would NOT flat tow the car that far, transmission problems, accident problems...etc....
In addition there are...
Forum: General BMW Questions 03-14-2018, 03:41 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,295
Posted By dak911
I torqued them to 90#...no anti-sieze, but iI did...

I torqued them to 90#...no anti-sieze, but iI did wire brush the S**T out of them before.
Something that I did not know...you should reset the torque settings on you wrench to zero after each use......
Forum: General BMW Questions 03-14-2018, 03:41 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,295
Posted By dak911
I torqued them to 90#...no anti-sieze, but iI did...

I torqued them to 90#...no anti-sieze, but iI did wire brush the S**T out of them before.
Something that I did not know...you should reset the torque settings on you wrench to zero after each use......
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