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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-23-2014, 01:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 265
Posted By Frenchyrider267
I purchased it with 106k on it. I only serviced...

I purchased it with 106k on it. I only serviced it once and was waiting to do it a second time but ha to leave Hawaii. Thinking of doing it again in about 5-6 months.


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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-23-2014, 10:29 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,462
Posted By Frenchyrider267
I'm not sure if it's the same with mine, but I...

I'm not sure if it's the same with mine, but I have. 2004 525i and my front lighter works but my rear ones don't! Errrr!! I remember checking all fuses with a continuity meter and they all beeped as...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-23-2014, 10:20 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 265
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Well, I have a 2004 525i with roughly 118k on it....

Well, I have a 2004 525i with roughly 118k on it. At around the 110k mark I noticed that the car was lunging forward when coming to a stop, basically when it shifts down from 3-2. It never went down...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-18-2014, 12:45 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,425
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Being in Kosovo now everything is so cheap. It...

Being in Kosovo now everything is so cheap. It only costed me like 25 to have a full diagnostic check on my car, and try told me that the only thing it could be that they can tell is the vacuum...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-24-2013, 02:21 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,166
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Transmission "Jolting"

Well, 2004 525i sat for 6 months not driven much, (not by choice. Was waiting for it to be shipped to me from Hawaii to Kosovo) and I also purchase a C-100 OBD Tool that reads as well as deletes...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-23-2013, 11:07 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,166
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Transmission "Jolting"

I have absolutely NO idea what happened. I'm finally reunited with my baby after 6 months of it sitting in Hawaii, a boat, and a transport truck all the way to Kosovo. I remember the jolting, the...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-17-2013, 07:59 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,166
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Transmission "Jolting"

Wow! I feel stupid. This never ever crossed my mind. Thank you!


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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-05-2013, 10:22 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 476
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Check engine light

It's not costing me a cent. Military orders is paying for it to get shipped


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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-05-2013, 09:02 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 476
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Check engine light

I just know ill be able to get EVERYTHING fix here in Kosovo a hell of a lot cheaper than back in the states. I just wish that they would just leave my stuff alone an just ship it. Go mess with...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-05-2013, 09:00 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 476
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Check engine light

THAT would actually make SENSE. But unfortunately guys, I already know everything that is wrong with my car. It's numerous things and I just want it shipped. Also, I shipped my coding tool with my...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-02-2013, 01:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 476
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Check engine light

Okay so hopefully there are some schemers out there to help a guy be reunited with his 525......

My car is currently in Hawaii and I'm in Europe. It has transmission problems that I would like to...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-24-2013, 01:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 971
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Please Help someone!! Transmission issue.

No, you don't have to touch the tranny at all in order to do JUST an oil change. However, just my opinion..... If you're changing the tranny fluid it has to be at or around 100k miles, which I have...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-23-2013, 07:27 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 971
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Please Help someone!! Transmission issue.

So my car is STILL in the process of getting fixed. People are saying that the tranny is getting too hot therefore causing it to go into "limp mode." They can't figure out what's causing it. They...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-23-2013, 04:41 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 971
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Please Help someone!! Transmission issue.

I don't believe so. I believe it was low to begin with. I followed the direction to the 'T'.


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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-23-2013, 04:29 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 971
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Please Help someone!! Transmission issue.

I did. I filled it till it had a stream leaking out. Then started the car, and then proceeded to fill it the remaining bit while It ran to operating temp as I finished filling until it had a stream...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-23-2013, 04:25 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 971
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Please Help someone!! Transmission issue.

Ha! Well, I picked up my car today, drove away, and DING DING DING DING...... Cruise control error, then 5 sec later transmission error again. So obviously it wasn't the battery.
This is a...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-22-2013, 10:02 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 971
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Please Help someone!! Transmission issue.

Okay, so they are keeping it one more night waiting for,..... Wait for it....... A battery to come in. Really?? A battery??? I had the battery checked and it checked good. We'll have to see...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-21-2013, 11:12 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 23,871
Posted By Frenchyrider267
How many miles on your E60?

LOL! Speaking of transmission..... Haha! So it was YOUR fault my transmission crapped out?!?! You HAD to say it..... ;-) jk


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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-21-2013, 11:08 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 971
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Please Help someone!! Transmission issue.

Well, they said they are going to have to keep it overnight. They will call me tomorrow. He said he was having communication problems but he thinks it was just his computer. I'm hoping that he's...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-21-2013, 12:19 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 971
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Please Help someone!! Transmission issue.

Will do certainly.


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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-21-2013, 11:52 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 971
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Please Help someone!! Transmission issue.

Well, since I had no help from the forum I was forced to bring it to an Indy. Ill post the verdict after its all done. Hopefully my experience will help someone else down the road that may have a...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-19-2013, 10:07 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 971
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Please Help someone!! Transmission issue.

Okay so I finished doing my Fluid and Filter change. But now I don't remember how to reset everything.

I have the Transmission Error on the iDrive along with Increased emissions, and cruise...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 05-19-2013, 09:12 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 183
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Tranny fluid/filter change adaptions reset

In INPA, the EGS module isn't seen. Like, no communication. I'm pretty darn sure I plugged the harness in correctly. I mean, there's only one way that it can plug in because of that notch right?

...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 05-19-2013, 07:35 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 183
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Tranny fluid/filter change adaptions reset

Okay so I finished doing my Fluid and Filter change. But now I don't remember how to reset everything.

I have the Transmission Error on the iDrive along with:

Increased emissions
Cruise...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-17-2013, 11:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 618
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Gas mileage

I purchased my 2004 525i with 106k and I thought it had HORRIBLE gas mileage. I had a 2010 Nissan Titan prior and it had better gas milage. In my 525 i go through a half tank and i dont even hit...
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