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  1. Ignition Switch On Warning Not Working When Driver Door is Opened

    F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016)
    Hi, I was using Bimmercode and noticed a strange behavior. At first I started getting ignition switch on warning even when the ignition was off and I opened the driver door. I disconnected and reconnected the ODB adapter and now the warning has stopped working when the ignition is on. Any...
  2. E60 For Sale: E61 2010 BMW 535i xDrive Sport Wagon

    Cars - Private Party
    I am selling my 2010 BMW 535i xDrive Sport Wagon. I’m the second owner. 117,100k miles. The color is Monaco Blue with Natural Brown Dakota leather. Factory pinstripe. Panoramic sunroof. Premium package, featuring a power tailgate, heated steering wheel, front and rear parking sensors, &...
  3. PLEASE HELP! E61 Power Tailgate Problem With Unique Symptoms

    E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    Hello all, I have already read basically everything that available about this problem but have yet to find someone who had the same problem as me. Since I have owned it, the tailgate on my '06 530xiT will resist opening and closing, making it very difficult to use. When I press the button on...
  4. Key issues and other electrical oddities

    E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    My first post and my first BMW, so bear with me... I have a 2010 535i x-drive, purchased this year with about 130k on it. Drives like an absolute dream which was what sold me on it during the test drive. Also in cosmetically perfect shape. Fell in love early, and a year later am pulling my...
  5. Turbo Warranty ?

    E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    Im looking at buying a 2008 BMW 535I with 62,000 miles and I was reading that they Sometimes have turbo wastegate problems and I read that there is an 8year/ 82,000 mile warranty and I was curious when did that warranty extension take affect I was reading that they started extending the warranty...
  6. 12 535xi code P007D

    F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016)
  7. ///RW Carbon | BMW G30 5 Series Carbon Fiber Aero Products

    G30 (2017 - Current)
    RW Carbon is proud to announce our newest carbon fiber items for G30 5 Series models. With a handful of Front Lip and Trunk Spoiler options, a rear Diffuser, Side Skirt Extensions, Mirror Replacements, Side Vents, and CF Grille Surrounds, RW is sure to have what you need to give your G30 the...
  8. ///RW Carbon | BMW G30 EC Style Carbon Fiber Front Lip

    Site Sponsors & Bimmerfest Group Buys
    Looking to add an aggressive touch to your G30 5 Series? RW's EC Style CF Front Lip is just what you are looking for. Each lip is carefully created using 100% genuine 2x2 carbon fiber, fabricated to match any OE carbon fiber items you may have. Each piece is finished using a deep, UV resistant...
  9. Car turns off every couple of days

    F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016)
    Hi, I have a 2013 535i xdrive - and I've been having an issue recently where if the car is parked, I try to turn it on and it doesn't start. It cranks, turns over, shudders and dies. I wait an hour and car is perfectly fine until the next 2-3 days until it happens again. There are no error...
  10. Rough Idle - Steady RPM

    F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016)
    Hi Guys, I'm new here after countless mechanic visits & no solutions. I own a 2011 535ix and she drives like a dream otherwise but I continue to struggle with the below-described issue: I start my car and it runs perfect until the RPM normalizes. Once the RPM normalizes, I start to feel some...
  11. Flash tune Vs Jb4

    F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016)
    Hello Everyone, I'm in the process of installing a Full Bolt On (DP+CP+Air-Intake+Intercooler) on my 2014 BMW 535i xDrive. The car has only 32 thousand miles so I'm planing to keep it for some time and It's already out of warranty. My question is regards to the piggyback Vs an actual tune...
  12. 3 series (E90) N54 vs 5 series (E60) N54

    E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013)
    Good morning all This may be a silly question but BMW does some silly things... So is are there any under the hood (fueling/engine/accessory) differences between the 3 series (E90) N54 vs 5 series (E60) N54? I ask because when looking for upgrade parts they sometimes list 135 and 335 N54's but...
  13. Wtb : 2010 e61 6mt

    Cars - Private Party
    Yes, I understand that it's rare, but I'm looking for one. Just one. :) 6MT is an absolute must, the rest is negotiable. M sport package/comfort seat is high on the list. The more options, the better. I'm aware of what's available on cargurus and here as of today, but for different...
  14. aFe Power Scorcher 335, 535, N55

    Like new aFe Power Scorcher (77-46304)... I had this on my 2014 535i M Sport for about 8 months before I turned it back into the dealer, wish I had bought it sooner. I was amazed how much HP and TQ gains it produced and how easy it was to install. Zero issues, no fault codes. Bought new for over...
  15. ///RW Carbon | NEW! BMW G30 Performance Style Carbon Fiber Front Lip

    Site Sponsors & Bimmerfest Group Buys
    Give your G30 5-series the aggressive front-end upgrade it needs with RW's newest item, the BMW G30 Performance Style CF Front Lip Spoiler. This lip comes in two different pieces; the Performance Lower Lip, as well as the Performance Splitters (Both can be purchased separately, PM me for first...
  16. Massive Coolant Leak 535xi

    E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    Hi everyone, So for the last week I haven't been able to use my car because my alternator started acting up. I replaced the regulator and got the car running again! First day to finally start driving my car (2008 535xi) again and I got a massive coolant leak. So today I was driving my car and...
  17. 19" BMW Style 351M M-Sport F10 Rims and Tires

    Wheels and Tires
    19" BMW Style 351M M-Sport F10 Rims and Tires These wheels came off my 2011 BMW 535i M-Sport. Staggered setup. I recently bought a new set of wheels. Wheels are 8/10. These are coming off a 6 year old car, they are not perfect. Front tires are Michelle Pilot Sport (8/10) Rears are...
  18. M30 only runs correctly without thermostat

    E34 (1989 - 1995)
    I purchased my 1990 535i about a month ago and everything was fine until yesterday when I noticed it was overheating.The thermostat cover was leaking and after taking it off we find that there was no thermostat there. We put in a new one in and it wouldn't circulate the coolant and kept getting...
  19. Dynamic drive malfunction

    E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    Hello I own a 2005 BMW 525i. One day while driving on the Idrive system a message popped up about a dynamic drive malfunction. Also an image on the on the drivers cluster showed a car rocking to one side with an exclamation point. I have already checked the power steering fluid. Any suggestions?
  20. 2012 535xi - Message (Heating Compartment Hot - Car Overheating)

    F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016)
    Hi Everyone, I am new to the forum and also a 4 month old owner of a 2012 535ix. I am reaching out for help about an issue I am having with my BMW. I am getting the following messages: 1.) Engine bay compartment is hot. 2.) Engine is overheating, please stop engine. So, I have done the...