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Forum: BMW SAV Items Wanted to Buy 11-05-2012, 01:02 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 454
Posted By Carbon Schwarz
I have a set. PM me if you still need them

I have a set for sale and live in Alberta.
Forum: Mobile Electronics Forum 08-02-2011, 09:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 982
Posted By Carbon Schwarz
Hi Tom, It's time to sell me the updated...

Hi Tom,

It's time to sell me the updated cable. I'd also like to enquire about upgrading the firmware on the module. Stand by for an email from me.

Kris
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 05-18-2011, 09:35 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 13,342
Posted By Carbon Schwarz
I guess I'm not part of the "Black" club but...

I guess I'm not part of the "Black" club but these are Powder Coated. Here are mine in grey. These were originally matte, but after damaging one rim on a ferry and always hating how quickly they...
Forum: Tire, Wheel, Brake and Suspension Forum 05-03-2011, 04:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,173
Posted By Carbon Schwarz
I've just purchased and will soon mount the H/P...

I've just purchased and will soon mount the H/P Sports to my 4.8is (275 and 315). I would personally avoid any RFT option based on what I feel is excessive cost and a more rigid ride. I have them...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 04-14-2011, 01:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 7,849
Posted By Carbon Schwarz
Thanks to the others for the comments and photos....

Thanks to the others for the comments and photos. Interesting thoughts on a p-coated running board. I am less partial to the higher gloss with Imola in the images posted by Naz. The second example...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 04-14-2011, 01:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 7,849
Posted By Carbon Schwarz
I'm not too worried about weakening the alloy.

I'm not too worried about weakening the alloy.
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 04-13-2011, 10:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 7,849
Posted By Carbon Schwarz
Different Powder Coated Wheel Color?

I had my 168's powder coated a gunmetal grey in matte finish a couple years back. I'm thinking of going to a semi gloss black. Here is a shot of the current rim color. Am I nutz to switch? After...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 04-12-2011, 12:44 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,641
Posted By Carbon Schwarz
Pic Request (Hood up)

Just got my 2006 4.8is back from bodyshop (new bumper) and I swear a part is missing. Can someone please photograph their E53 nose on with the hood up and post the pic? I think I am missing some...
Forum: Tire, Wheel, Brake and Suspension Forum 03-21-2011, 06:24 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,039
Posted By Carbon Schwarz
Another pro Conti helps because they are actually...

Another pro Conti helps because they are actually cheaper than the Bridgestone. Are these 20's you have and are they staggered like they would on mine (275/40 and 315/35)?
Forum: Tire, Wheel, Brake and Suspension Forum 03-21-2011, 02:48 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,039
Posted By Carbon Schwarz
Bump. Fresh thoughts on these tires? I'm about...

Bump. Fresh thoughts on these tires? I'm about to buy.
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 03-21-2011, 02:43 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 13,436
Posted By Carbon Schwarz
Gorgeous. Can you please elaborate on the wheel...

Gorgeous. Can you please elaborate on the wheel paint process? Were these powder coated?
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 03-21-2011, 01:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,092
Posted By Carbon Schwarz
Can you please post a couple more photos of your...

Can you please post a couple more photos of your X with the Thule rail bars and box? I'm leaning heavily to the Thule cross bars over OEM as the ride height of the box seems much lower. My Thule...
Forum: Detailing Forum 03-15-2011, 04:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,191
Posted By Carbon Schwarz
Carpet Detailing - Extractor

For carpet detailing I have simply used upholstery cleaner, a mild brushing and my shop vac. Would any of you recommend kitting up to an Extractor? I've been contemplating the purchase for awhile...
Forum: Detailing Forum 01-22-2011, 01:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,477
Posted By Carbon Schwarz
The tasteless original owner of my 4.8is in Imola...

The tasteless original owner of my 4.8is in Imola had it striped. Bloody hideous. Dealer failed to remove them for me on delivery so I did it myself and back-charged them for my time.

For the...
Forum: Detailing Forum 10-01-2010, 12:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,101
Posted By Carbon Schwarz
It would look better if these photos were shot...

It would look better if these photos were shot with a Nikon. :nanana:
Forum: Detailing Forum 07-27-2010, 01:28 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,188
Posted By Carbon Schwarz
I'd like to hear the verdict on this...

I'd like to hear the verdict on this detail....what's the outcome?
Forum: Mobile Electronics Forum 07-14-2010, 12:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 982
Posted By Carbon Schwarz
Will the play without the docking cable?

Will the play without the docking cable?
Forum: Detailing Forum 07-13-2010, 08:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,927
Posted By Carbon Schwarz
Product is a neutral pH. I've finally found a...

Product is a neutral pH. I've finally found a Canadian supplier and will try them on my powder coated rims without worry.
Forum: Mobile Electronics Forum 07-13-2010, 08:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 982
Posted By Carbon Schwarz
Was most worried about playback and functionality...

Was most worried about playback and functionality vice charging. I have 1st and 2nd gen iPod touches. Will they play and charge?

Btw. Thanks for the swift replies.
Forum: Mobile Electronics Forum 07-12-2010, 10:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 982
Posted By Carbon Schwarz
How would I know? I purchased the kit in 2006.

How would I know? I purchased the kit in 2006.
Forum: Mobile Electronics Forum 07-12-2010, 03:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 982
Posted By Carbon Schwarz
Upgrade DICE to play iPod Touch/iPhone?

I have a DICE unit previously installed in my 2004 X5 where I connected a 2nd Gen iPod Nano.

I now have a 2006 X5 and a few iPod Touches. Before I install everything, will the DICE unit work...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 06-08-2010, 01:19 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 7,591
Posted By Carbon Schwarz
Hi Joe, How do these kits compare to OEM...

Hi Joe,

How do these kits compare to OEM equipment?
Forum: Tire, Wheel, Brake and Suspension Forum 06-08-2010, 12:38 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,039
Posted By Carbon Schwarz
Conti's or Bridgestone

Continental ExtremeContact DWS vs Bridgestone Dueller H/P Sport. Both are similarly priced. Which would you buy for your 2006 4.8is? I have a dedicated set of winters.
Forum: Detailing Forum 06-08-2010, 12:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 953
Posted By Carbon Schwarz
That's what I went with for the interim. Wall...

That's what I went with for the interim. Wall mounted too.
Forum: Detailing Forum 05-20-2010, 03:40 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,731
Posted By Carbon Schwarz
The Power Lock just tops off the Menzerna line...

The Power Lock just tops off the Menzerna line perfectly. Easy to apply and remove. Funny thing, I too have zaino bottles that I'll give away now to anyone who wants them.
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