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  1. tonton

    good affordable workshopsin auckland

    will do. churrs for the replies guys
  2. tonton

    slow cranking

    do you guys do earthing strap replacements?
  3. tonton

    good affordable workshopsin auckland

    near new lynn, but will travel for the right workshop
  4. tonton

    slow cranking

    hey guys, my e60 does exactly what is shown in this video the author of the video points it to corroded grounding cables for the engine, but some say its the starter. can anyone point me in the right direction? thanks!
  5. hey guys, i know this question has probably been asked but my searching around only brought up threads of about 4~6 years old so things might've changed since then. so im going to ask it again. does anyone know any good reliable shops around auckland that's affordable? im not looking to cheap out, but i do know most shops charge an exorbitant rate for the simplest of repairs..
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    BMW Running cost

    should've gotten the mechanical insurance haha
  7. tonton

    new owner here. 530i 2007 LCI

    thanks for the warm welcome guys! getting the babe to do preventive maintenance next week. its gonna be a blast
  8. hey guys, just reporting in! bought my car really cheap and it comes with a slightly leaky rocker cover gasket. will have the car jacked up in some time to check in the oil pan is leaky or not. i know this is too early, but can any kind members here help me diy it? i'll buy you coffee and food! XD i can certainly do it myself but i don't have the tools to do it nor the space in the garage :c anywayy, reporting in!
  9. hi guys, i looked around and searched around pretty much everywhere but i couldnt find a definite answer. i have the base audio system in my e60, and i want to install the focal ifbmw-s replacement speakers but i dont know if they fit or require adapters. called up rapid radio, they said they will make it work for me for 900 bucks+ but i think thats a tad bit expensive. rang up hyperdrive, they charge much less labor but the guys there said the focals wont fit the e60 and they recommended me the rockford fosgate bmw3 t3 kit instead. anyone installed focals in their cars could shed the light on this matter? thanks!