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11-13-2016, 10:06 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 641
Posted By Phil75070

Always good to know what the resolution to any...

Always good to know what the resolution to any problem is. Thanks for updating and sharing that.
11-13-2016, 09:58 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,317
Posted By Phil75070

I had the same thing happen last week. It started...

I had the same thing happen last week. It started with a Dynamic Drive system failure then a few minutes later the ABS system then eventually warning lights for just about every system on the car....
12-14-2013, 01:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 749
Posted By Phil75070

I, too recently noticed a little bit of oil on...

I, too recently noticed a little bit of oil on the garage floor plus my Service Engine Soon light has been lit. $2100.00 dollars later.......
10-06-2013, 11:38 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 502
Posted By Phil75070

Alarm Malfunction - Solution and Question

Experienced an alarm malfunction whereby it would go off every 10-15 minutes. Searched here and found that a common cause is the hood sensor switch. Unplugged it and haven't had a problem since....
05-11-2013, 03:02 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,338
Posted By Phil75070

93 and only from "Top Tier" rated suppliers....

93 and only from "Top Tier" rated suppliers. Every time I have tried to save a few bucks by going to grocery store or 7-11 stations I have usually ended up with the SES light coming on. A few tanks...
03-22-2013, 03:42 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 26,100
Posted By Phil75070

I went in for that recall and the dealer tried to...

I went in for that recall and the dealer tried to get me to replace the pump but I had read a lot of information about it on this and other forums and elected not to replace. No leaks, no problems.
02-18-2013, 03:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 350
Posted By Phil75070

I'm North of Dallas but when someone backed into...

I'm North of Dallas but when someone backed into my rear bumper my insurance company sent me to Service King and I was very pleased with the work they did. I'm sure there are locations on the Ft...
02-18-2013, 03:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 712
Posted By Phil75070

That is why this two disk system and the way they...

That is why this two disk system and the way they divided the US in two is terrible.
12-08-2012, 11:34 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,861
Posted By Phil75070

Let me google that for you...

Let me google that for you (http://lmgtfy.com/?q=golf+tee+mod+for+cars)
12-02-2012, 03:03 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,774
Posted By Phil75070

I had a coil go bad at around 73000. When my indy...

I had a coil go bad at around 73000. When my indy replaced it he also replaced all the plugs.
11-02-2012, 06:17 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,149
Posted By Phil75070

Recommended oil change for my '05 545i is every...

Recommended oil change for my '05 545i is every 15,000 miles. I usually change at 7500. If you are still under the maintenance program, BMW will not cover oil changes more frequently than what is...
10-28-2012, 06:09 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,118
Posted By Phil75070

The Power Steering fluid is Pentosin CHF11S. No...

The Power Steering fluid is Pentosin CHF11S. No stores local to me carry it so I ordered from AutoBarn.com.

Can't help you with the brake fluid as I have had no occasion to add any between the...
10-20-2012, 05:49 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 435
Posted By Phil75070

Very typical. Happens with just about any car. It...

Very typical. Happens with just about any car. It is condensation.
09-27-2012, 08:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,137
Posted By Phil75070

BMW Long-life rating LL-01 Approved Synthetic...

BMW Long-life rating LL-01 Approved Synthetic Oils for the US Market:

* Castrol Syntec European Formula SAE 0W-30

* Mobil 1 SAE 0W-40

* Pennzoil Platinum European Formula Ultra SAE 5W-30
...
09-26-2012, 09:07 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 590
Posted By Phil75070

After having a problem with an ignition coil...

After having a problem with an ignition coil being shot and misfiring, my Indy changed out my spark plugs. 72K miles.
09-24-2012, 10:57 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 7,883
Posted By Phil75070

I don't have the recall notice from BMW regarding...

I don't have the recall notice from BMW regarding the seat mat, but here is the article that appeared on on MSNBC:

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/26179745/#.UGCs5q4prPU
09-22-2012, 06:13 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 27,587
Posted By Phil75070

Don't know if it is true for all models and...

Don't know if it is true for all models and years, but on my '05 545i it is not mileage based but to be done every two years.
09-18-2012, 01:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,182
Posted By Phil75070

Can't rotate staggered tires to extend life,...

Can't rotate staggered tires to extend life, unfortunately.
09-18-2012, 04:38 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,182
Posted By Phil75070

Due to the negative camber on my rear tires on my...

Due to the negative camber on my rear tires on my '05 545i they get far less than any of your choices. Front tires, depending on the brand / quality have been good for up to 30000 for me.
09-12-2012, 02:30 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 10,508
Posted By Phil75070

Just curious. When you say "snap camera" I am...

Just curious. When you say "snap camera" I am assuming you mean one that takes snapshots? Still pictures? How would a snapshot prove that the taillights were non-functioning?
09-10-2012, 12:19 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 18,940
Posted By Phil75070

It is possible to damage a drive by doing...

It is possible to damage a drive by doing extensive burning of discs. I think that is because higher intensity of the laser is used to actually burn a disc as opposed to just playing a disc so heat...
09-08-2012, 11:33 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 18,940
Posted By Phil75070

I can't imagine a "burned disc" causing problems...

I can't imagine a "burned disc" causing problems with the drive itself. Few if any of us have the capability to "replicate" (as opposed to "duplicate") DVDs and would they even sell blank DVDs to be...
09-07-2012, 03:10 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 18,940
Posted By Phil75070

Did you look at the seller's feedback? A couple...

Did you look at the seller's feedback? A couple of people say his discs are burnt copies, too!
08-28-2012, 02:38 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,727
Posted By Phil75070

I've got an '05 545i with just over 72K miles on...

I've got an '05 545i with just over 72K miles on it. Outside of normal and routine maintenance items, battery, tires, brakes, oil changes, brake fluid flush, etc., the only thing that has gone bad on...
Forum: Lounge
08-27-2012, 04:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,052
Posted By Phil75070

Did you even read that law? It only says that...

Did you even read that law? It only says that checking the window tint has been added to the inspection and those that are "illegally tinted" don't pass. It doesn't say that the windows can't be...
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