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  1. Nav on Non Nav CCC // Germany imported E60

    E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    I have an E60 with blade key instead of push to start. The screen also lists off as follows: Communication, Car Data, Entertainment, Climate. Is there a way to install Navigation on it through dvd? If not, is there a good retrofit CarPlay or nice CCC upgrade? 2006 BMW 530xi
  2. et40 18x8 fit 2006 325xi??

    E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013)
    will wheels with the specs et40 18x8 5x120 fit on the 2006 325xi? thanks in advance!!
  3. S85 M6 Launch Mode

    E60 M5 (2006 - 2010)
    Hi, I have a newbie question. Does Launch Mode shift thru the entire range of gears or just send the car off in first and leave the rest to the pilot? Im very afraid of trying this again due to the first attempt leading to a domino effect that put my rig in the shop 8 months. Sooo, two vanos...
  4. Tuning shop recommendations in Los Angeles

    E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    Hey Team, I just bought my 2006 E61 530xi Touring with the N52 engine. I'd like to get more horsepower to enjoy the drive more. I'm not looking to blow anybody's doors off, I would just like some more horsepower. Asking around at work for suggestions, the two most popular ones are: Getting...
  5. angel eyes

    General BMW Questions
    Hello I am new to this site since i just recently purchased a really well kept 2006 525xi for a steal with this being my first BMW which i want to do some minor cosmetic upgrades one of them being adding some angel eyes to make it look nice i guess, but thing is i have no idea on how to go on...
  6. E46 m3 fs 2006 alpine white/cinnamon 88k manual (la/oc)

    E46 M3 (2001-2006)
    Hi, Long time lurker here. For sale is my 2006 BMW M3 ALPINE WHITE/CINNAMON with 88K miles. 3rd owner clean title. New tags until 4/20. 9.5/10 exterior 8/10 interior. Car is fully stock. 24K OBO. Serious inquiries only need to sell soon moving for a job. Text (626)476-5553. Car is located in...
  7. Cooling System Mystery - 2006 (E83 M54)

    X3 E83 (2004 - 2010)
    Vehicle: 2007 X3 3.0i (E83, M54). 142,000 miles currently. Symptom: The little radiator image idiot light would come on for a few moments a mile or two after starting of a new trip (from cold), then go out (the temp gauge was still rising to normal at this point). Later in the drive...
  8. Rough Idle and codes P0015 and P1553 2006 BMW 325I

    E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013)
    I have a 2006 bow 325i N52 engine that is having issues. I have replaced both intake and exhaust vanos solenoids, Bothe intake and exhaust camshaft position sensors, the ignition coils, the oil and oil filter, the spark plugs and also cleaned the carbon build up out of the engine. After all of...
  9. 2006 BMW DSC Module

    E46 (1999 - 2006)
    Hi everyone, Looking for some help/insight here. I recently purchased a used 2006 bmw 325Ci and a month or so later while I was driving, the check control light came on as well as the yellow brake light. I took it in and the service center is telling me that I need a DSC module replacement...
  10. What part of the CCC is actually broken?

    General BMW Questions
    Hey Everyone, So I have a 2006 BMW 335xi and pretty recently the entire navigation, radio, CD/DVD system just stopped working. I tried the standard manual reset by holding the radio power button and the dual eject buttons simultaneously but it never worked to reset the system. The dealer...
  11. Mirrors Need Replacement

    X3 E83 (2004 - 2010)
    Background: I have a 6-speed, 2006 BMW X3 3.0 (daily driver), E83 (WBXPA93436WA32516F). The car has about 145K miles. The car burns a little oil, (no smoke, just occasional dipstick checks to replace oil). Manual transmission, engine perform very well. Although there is some minor pitting on the...
  12. The Great Misfire Mystery

    E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013)
    Hello, I have a 2006 330i e90 BMW. I just wanted to document what happened to me with my car so that it may help others in the future. So here goes... One day I was driving from work to home, roughly 20 miles and I got home, walked inside, came back out, turned my car on, and all of sudden my...
  13. iPhone Audio Interface Help!

    X3 E83 (2004 - 2010)
    I know this subject has been covered many, many times, but as I am brand new to my ’06 X3, I am finding that the majority of the posted information is dated. I am needing to add an iPhone (7 Plus) interface into my ’06 X3. I have the Business CD installed - No DSP - No Nav - No Sirius I do...
  14. '06 X3 iPhone Interface - Help Please

    X3 E83 (2004 - 2010)
    I am a new X3 owner, having just acquired an '06, and while I have searched and read the numerous posts here about an iPhone interface, most of the links have expired and the products are unavailable and/or are hard to find. Some of the "experts" I have contacted have even moved on the the BMW...
  15. Deteriorating Cooling System - 2006 330i

    E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013)
    It started with a split expansion tank, which I replaced with after market. The upper vent hose wouldn't seal over the fitting because the o-ring was not flexible after 11 years. O-ring was 12mm ID x 3 mm thick (18mm OD) and is not readily available through any channels in less than several...
  16. 2006 BMW M6 lots of issues at once

    E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010)
    Hi Guys, First time poster, have had my bmw m6 for 6months now and has been a great car... recently the nightmare started ALL WITHIN A WEEK! PDC failure Air Con only blowing cold air - i know how to fix this tho Increased battery discharge time, date and km's resetting everytime i start car...
  17. Crank/other sensors failing - BCM? Help!

    E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013)
    Hello everyone! Let me start by saying I'm a BMW n00b here. I've owned 3 Mustangs and this is my first BMW. I'm hoping the expertise of this community can help me out! Here's the situation: My lovely 2006 Artic Metallic 325i has been having a rough few weeks. It started with the...
  18. Shop Time on a starter replacement?

    X3 E83 (2004 - 2010)
    Hey All, I have just moved to Annapolis, MD, and hadn't found a new shop yet, when trying to leave work yesterday my 2006 X3 had trouble turning over and then would make no turn over sounds at all. Tried to jump it with no luck. Had to then pick a new shop just based on online reviews. They...
  19. WTB 2005 or 2006 e46 M3 Coupe Manual 6spd

    E46 M3 (2001-2006)
    Hi All, I am somewhat a newbie here but not to BMW's. Previously owned BMW's before starting a family but now back in the game as kids are a bit older and as an old enthusiast. Any leads or know anyone selling a sub 100k mile 2005 or 2006 BMW E46 M3 coupe with 6 speed manual (not SMG) and...
  20. B46 in a e90?

    E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013)
    Hello I have a 2006 320i (e90) and its engine needs to be replaced, so with the new 330i having a b46 4 cylinder engine, can I replace my old engine with the b46 having both 4 cylinders?