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Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-14-2016, 07:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 465
Posted By puddinboo
oh thats good I forgot to take pics tonight lol....

oh thats good I forgot to take pics tonight lol. I forget alot , 10 yrs of bodywork does that to a person lol. I`m only 44 hahaha.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-14-2016, 03:58 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,467
Posted By puddinboo
in my opinion wouldn`t the x5 computer need to be...

in my opinion wouldn`t the x5 computer need to be reprogrammed to match the 330xi engine?
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-13-2016, 08:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 465
Posted By puddinboo
check this out ...

check this out
http://www.realoem.com/bmw/enUS/showparts?id=FA52-EUR-12-2002-E53-BMW-X5_30i&diagId=24_0987
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-13-2016, 07:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 465
Posted By puddinboo
should be on the left side of the tranny. I would...

should be on the left side of the tranny. I would have to take a look at mine to see where for sure. I can a have a peek at it tomorow night after work , if I dont forget lol.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-13-2016, 07:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 465
Posted By puddinboo
vent tube for tranny .

vent tube for tranny .
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 06-29-2016, 03:20 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,571
Posted By puddinboo
I agree x5 `s are finiky beasts.

I agree x5
`s are finiky beasts.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 06-28-2016, 06:51 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,571
Posted By puddinboo
I would get them balanced again. I had a set of...

I would get them balanced again. I had a set of wheels balnced last summer and than this summer I put them on and had a slight vibration, and no weights missing, got them rebalanced and go to go. my...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 06-28-2016, 06:21 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,571
Posted By puddinboo
when did you get them installed ?

when did you get them installed ?
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 06-28-2016, 05:48 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,571
Posted By puddinboo
are your tires balanced?

are your tires balanced?
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 06-27-2016, 06:01 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 588
Posted By puddinboo
if you can pick it up for 3000.00 and like...

if you can pick it up for 3000.00 and like working on vehicles like I do than go for it. imho
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-27-2016, 05:59 PM
Replies: 304
Views: 92,249
Posted By puddinboo
the oil catch can I have now, has in and out...

the oil catch can I have now, has in and out marked on it.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 06-26-2016, 03:38 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 588
Posted By puddinboo
thats where I get alot of my parts from, shipping...

thats where I get alot of my parts from, shipping is cheap and never get duty charges to canada.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 06-26-2016, 03:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 588
Posted By puddinboo
yep there fun to drive.bodys don`t rust off like...

yep there fun to drive.bodys don`t rust off like other manufactures.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 06-26-2016, 12:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 588
Posted By puddinboo
these older beasts have tons of options,...

these older beasts have tons of options, electrical, . expect to replace some of the suspension sometime down the road, maybe chain guides, alternator, water pump, . also you should ask for a list of...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 06-26-2016, 12:24 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 588
Posted By puddinboo
in the first year expecft to spend around 3000.00...

in the first year expecft to spend around 3000.00 in repairs. dont expect it to be a problem free vehicle.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 06-25-2016, 03:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 631
Posted By puddinboo
that happened to me and my door handle carrier...

that happened to me and my door handle carrier was broken, very common issue.I replaced mine and been good ever since ,about 4mths ago.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 06-21-2016, 07:31 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,571
Posted By puddinboo
my shake when braking was at 80km/hr

my shake when braking was at 80km/hr
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 06-20-2016, 08:15 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,571
Posted By puddinboo
I had shaiking going on with my steering wheel...

I had shaiking going on with my steering wheel and its was rotors .
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-11-2016, 12:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 823
Posted By puddinboo
burning smell, you mean oil burning ?

burning smell, you mean oil burning ?
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 03-29-2016, 12:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 256
Posted By puddinboo
do you have your a/c on. I doubt it would be from...

do you have your a/c on. I doubt it would be from the water pump, if your seeing water, if your water pump was leaking it would be coolant.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 03-15-2016, 12:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 682
Posted By puddinboo
double check battery 99% of the time when the...

double check battery 99% of the time when the starter clicks when trying to turn over engine its due to a under charged or bad battery.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 03-01-2016, 09:44 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 610
Posted By puddinboo
you need good set of snow tires. these are heavy...

you need good set of snow tires. these are heavy beasts .
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-21-2016, 07:07 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 872
Posted By puddinboo
you cleaned up the plugs I assume , did you...

you cleaned up the plugs I assume , did you replace the valve cover gasket.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-21-2016, 04:51 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 872
Posted By puddinboo
you might have alot of oil in the cats and rest...

you might have alot of oil in the cats and rest of the exghaust system. When my 3.0i hydro locked 2 yrs ago .I had to drive at night only because of oil getting into the exhaust . it was like a black...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-17-2016, 08:11 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 365
Posted By puddinboo
did all 4 brakes lock up or just 1 of the...

did all 4 brakes lock up or just 1 of the callipers seize?
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