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Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-21-2016, 08:53 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 312
Posted By Zulu95
As far as I know ONLY the OEM system retains...

As far as I know ONLY the OEM system retains on-board computer function including clock and most require aftermarket modules and/or looms to install.
You could check here for further info/questions:...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-11-2016, 06:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 339
Posted By Zulu95
Change out the FSR and see what happens.

Change out the FSR and see what happens.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-02-2016, 02:11 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 197
Posted By Zulu95
Sound like it could be low on refrigerant. Take...

Sound like it could be low on refrigerant. Take it to a good AC shop and have them check and refill the system.
Also sounds like you have a FSR problem with the blower. It is a hedgehog device...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-01-2016, 08:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 318
Posted By Zulu95
Have a quick, free scan done at O'Reilly or Pep...

Have a quick, free scan done at O'Reilly or Pep Boy or the like and note the codes. Do a search on the codes online and here and at xoutpost. You might just fine a simple problem with a simple fix.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 08-26-2016, 08:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 332
Posted By Zulu95
As you have a "facelift" then you need to drop...

As you have a "facelift" then you need to drop the bumper.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 08-24-2016, 05:58 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 355
Posted By Zulu95
Check out the attached: ...

Check out the attached:

http://www.realoem.com/bmw/enUS/showparts?id=FA13-USA-06-2005-E53-BMW-X5_30i&diagId=11_2203
The vacuum hose (Item #4) is a common failure point. This can lead to all sorts...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 08-22-2016, 10:57 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 471
Posted By Zulu95
Try asking here: ...

Try asking here:
http://www.xoutpost.com/electronics/navigation-system/
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 08-21-2016, 10:42 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 553
Posted By Zulu95
http://www.xoutpost.com/bmw-sav-forums/x5-e53-foru...

http://www.xoutpost.com/bmw-sav-forums/x5-e53-forum/100941-aux-auxiliary-fan-not-working-but-its-not-fan.html
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 08-21-2016, 10:19 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 553
Posted By Zulu95
Which fan?

Which fan?
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 08-20-2016, 07:17 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 218
Posted By Zulu95
The LKM supplies the power to the headlights. If...

The LKM supplies the power to the headlights. If swapping all the components does not move the problem around then there is no power going to the ballast. Check the plug on the back of the headlights...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 08-19-2016, 01:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 286
Posted By Zulu95
But you'll be a whole lot happier with a new part...

But you'll be a whole lot happier with a new part in there instead of a possible failure in the near future. I never get away with the cheaper fix.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 08-18-2016, 07:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 286
Posted By Zulu95
Yw.

Yw.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 08-18-2016, 04:16 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 286
Posted By Zulu95
Input your vehicle details and look it up here. ...

Input your vehicle details and look it up here.

http://www.realoem.com/
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 08-06-2016, 05:31 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 389
Posted By Zulu95
Then you need to decide how to proceed: 1....

Then you need to decide how to proceed:
1. Change out the fan.
2. Buy the software/specialist code reader such as Foxwell etc. to diagnose and most likely change out the fan.
3. Take it to a...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 08-05-2016, 10:51 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,640
Posted By Zulu95
It's out so replace it. No point putting in a...

It's out so replace it. No point putting in a part that is likely going to fail soon.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 08-02-2016, 08:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 389
Posted By Zulu95
When you start the engine does it spin up...

When you start the engine does it spin up briefly? When you start the engine the ECM signals the fan to spin up to 20% of operating speed to sense if it is working. If you have a scope put it on the...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-30-2016, 08:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 532
Posted By Zulu95
I paid $178 for a new battery earlier this year....

I paid $178 for a new battery earlier this year. In the vehicle out the door price. This is the second battery I bought for the vehicle. The first was an Exide and it was installed November, 2004. I...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-28-2016, 07:33 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 431
Posted By Zulu95
PM sent.

PM sent.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-27-2016, 08:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 431
Posted By Zulu95
PM me and I'll talk you through it.

PM me and I'll talk you through it.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-27-2016, 07:07 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 431
Posted By Zulu95
PM sent.

PM sent.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-24-2016, 09:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 384
Posted By Zulu95
Have the vehicle charging circuit/battery checked...

Have the vehicle charging circuit/battery checked out for problems. The fan running could be the HVAC fan running because of a faulty FSR. Do a search for FSR and I'm sure you'll see lots of info....
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-11-2016, 03:57 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 697
Posted By Zulu95
So this generic scanner reads fault codes in the...

So this generic scanner reads fault codes in the DSC, Auto transmission, ABS, Cluster Memory etc?
Makes me wonder why people would pay for the likes of this PA Soft Scanner Software?
...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-11-2016, 11:29 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 697
Posted By Zulu95
First I would EDIT out your phone number! ...

First I would EDIT out your phone number!
Autozone will not be able to scan for anything other than Emissions related codes, if that! You need to get the correct scanner/software online or visit an...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-11-2016, 11:14 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 273
Posted By Zulu95
http://i49.photobucket.com/albums/f295/Zulu95/E39%...

http://i49.photobucket.com/albums/f295/Zulu95/E39%20Aux%20Fan%20Control%20M62TU%20M52TU%20M54_zpsia4tmstq.jpg...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-03-2016, 08:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 358
Posted By Zulu95
I think you asked the wrong question: Do a search...

I think you asked the wrong question: Do a search here and on xoutpost.com for stripped splines/broken transfer cases and the like and I think you'll find plenty of people having troubles with the...
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