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  1. E46 (1999 - 2006)
    Hey folks! I bought my 2000 323CI convertible last year and it was my first BMW. We love it so much we are already looking to upgrade to another convertible. I would like advice from you guys since you are the ones who know the cars. We want to stay around 20K for our next upgrade and we are not...
  2. F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016)
    Hello Have a 2012 528 that I bought from the dealership lot (eg. not custom). It had nearly everything I wanted, and could take it off the lot right away. I'm now regretting not having added certain features. Which (if any) of these can be added to a relatively new car without having to spend a...
  3. X5 E53 (1999 - 2006)
    I'm a gadget guy. I've had all sorts of gizmos but my iPhone is my most loved/hated of them all. I've been waiting for a complete iPhone/car audio solution and think I just stumbled upon the closest thing I've seen so far today. Recently, the pixels on my radio decided they have had enough and...
  4. E39 (1997 - 2003)
    Does anyone know how i can change the lights on the interior of a '97 e39? i'm thinking about upgrading to LED lights but dont even know how to change the normal light bulbs....can someone help please and post pictures or a DIY on this procedure? thanks.
  5. E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    I recently purchased my 2008 528i CPO a few weeks ago, and the graphics of the navigation are terrible! I saw the nav on the newer models (2010/2011 328i and 528i) and really liked them. I believe the size of the nav screen should match up fine, I have the navigation options on my 2008 528i...
  6. E39 (1997 - 2003)
    I ordered a 10" powered JL subwoofer from Crutchfield (they make a 12" version as well) which is due to arrive any day (...
  7. E39 (1997 - 2003)
    I've been reading various input for days regarding the lame stock audio system in my 2002 530i (non-DSP). I researched suggestios posted here and other sites i.e. Boss, Infinity Basslink, etc. The biggest complaints I saw concerning outside reviews were the failure rate of the recommended...
  8. 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008)
    2005 iDrive/Nav Upgrade to Post-Facelift 2006 (SUCCESS!!!) Greetings all, long time lurker, first time poster :) I have a couple questions for anyone with experience in these areas. I just picked up a 10/04 E65 (MY2005) and it had a NAVI02 unit. I replaced the NAVI02 with a NAVI03 Unit and...
  9. E39 (1997 - 2003)
    I've owned my 530i for almost 5 years now, it's time for new tires and I'm considering upgrading from the current 16" rims to a 18" rim. Any suggestions or thoughts regarding the bump up in rim size?
  10. X3 E83 (2004 - 2010)
    Hello Everyone, I'm a computer guy and have a 2005 X3. Love my car but notice that the shifting of the transmission isn't always smooth and I'm pretty sure it's the software needing an update. I've looked on some of the threads and noticed a few comments about this being fixed with an update...
  11. 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008)
    I have a 2009 750Li with the original software in the dash display. I know I can buy the new DVD for the maps, but what about the rest of the functions? Would it be an iDrive upgrade or just a software upgrade for the whole system? Sirius has changed some channels around and they are still...
  12. Interior
    Complete E39 M5 black Interior lighting, 1 front reading lights 2 sunvisors vanity lights, 2 rear c pillar pass lights. Came out a 2002 M5 .Asking 160 OBO plus shipping , thanks
  13. 7 Series - F01 / F02 / F03 / F04 (2008 - 2015)
    Hi all, I'm new here, so forgive me if I've missed this in prior discussion. I have done some searches but haven't found reference to this yet. Does anyone have any knowledge or information as to whether Dinan is working on a software upgrade for the new 740i?
  14. General BMW Questions
    anyone have any cool upgrades that they have done to their systems that they wanna brag about? I have a 2004 325i without the harmon kardon upgrade, and I am trying to come up with some ways to improve the audio, ideally under $500, that I could install myself
  15. E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    Hi, my very 1st post here, i was hoping to get some advice :) i have an e60 with run flat tyres and was thinking of upgrading to 19" spider alloys with low profile tyres... can this be replaced straight onto the car? as there are run flat sensors on the car, are these affected?
  16. E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013)
    I am having a lot of trouble holding back. I told myself I would wait for the next revision, but there are so many beautiful cars out there. So, I ask you the same question.
  17. Classic Bimmers
    Hello all! I am buying a 1989 635csi next week. Only has 80k on engine and trans. Cannot wait to get her in my hands, but I would like to make some upgrades as soon as I get it. I am looking to put in a chip, exhaust and new cams and would love some helpful suggestions. I was thinking...
  18. E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    Hey, I need help with what to put in my new bimmer I'm HOPING to get right after new years! As I put above I'm goin for the 08 528i who knows of a good speaker upgrade? I already know about BSW and I'm still looking into it more! If anyone here is knowledgable on this subject I appriciate the...
  19. 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008)
    I'm hitting my one year mark with my '06 E66. Simply gorgeous! Cruises much better that my '07 3er. But... I commute I-95 weekly and the lack of iDrive traffic is killing me. I've gotten over the caveman-like intuitiveness we have all griped about despite being left in a parking lot trying to...
  20. E39 (1997 - 2003)
    I have decided to hold on a little long to my 540i after all the repairs here and there. I have an iPhone and would like to start there. Any suggestion on how to add it to the audio system? :dunno: Thanks,