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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-11-2016, 02:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 402
Posted By Oceans10
Usually water gets into the trunk due to clogged...

Usually water gets into the trunk due to clogged sunroof drains. Suggest you clear them by blowing compressed air from the top. Just hold a rag over the nozzle and blast them a few times. Next...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-11-2016, 02:13 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 56,965
Posted By Oceans10
I paid $15 for the mechatronic valve sleeve...

I paid $15 for the mechatronic valve sleeve (leaking and cracked, common after 75k miles). Labor was a couple of hours. Bought a new transmission pan for $115 on ECS Tuning and the fluid. So all told...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-02-2016, 06:07 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,035
Posted By Oceans10
try turning the fan speed down for a few seconds,...

try turning the fan speed down for a few seconds, then press Auto when you feel cold air. The system keeps the cold air recirculating if it is not cold enough, which may be due to a tired compressor....
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-24-2016, 11:43 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 5,213
Posted By Oceans10
I am about to do mine. Just had HPFP replaced by...

I am about to do mine. Just had HPFP replaced by dealer and he quoted me $3,000 to do the injectors. It takes about an hour for me to do including coding. $870 for the injectors as most places are...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-24-2016, 11:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 475
Posted By Oceans10
135, 335 and X3 can use the Alpina B3 flash. e60...

135, 335 and X3 can use the Alpina B3 flash. e60 cannot, will brick the car.
The B5 Alpina flash should work on ZF 6HP26 cars, but those are found on BMW 545 V8 cars. Possibly on the 2008-10 550 as...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-15-2016, 09:39 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 50,763
Posted By Oceans10
http://www.bimmer-tech.net/audio-amplifier-for-bmw...

http://www.bimmer-tech.net/audio-amplifier-for-bmw/

this allows you to run surround sound. Has both amplification and DSP processing in one unit.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-11-2016, 08:04 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 411
Posted By Oceans10
Yes there is a converter. I just looked to see if...

Yes there is a converter. I just looked to see if I could find one, but I must have tossed it. Google it.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-11-2016, 07:45 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 485
Posted By Oceans10
I had same problem with our e61 2 years ago. The...

I had same problem with our e61 2 years ago. The water gets into the trunk due to clogged sunroof drains. You should get them cleaned out with compressed air. Just blow from the top inside the...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-06-2016, 08:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 417
Posted By Oceans10
50/50 mix is about the best even an upgraded lpfp...

50/50 mix is about the best even an upgraded lpfp can handle on an e60. Our cars have some extra fuel lines in the tank to balance out weight. Makes it harder for the pump to lift to the hpfp. Thing...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-06-2016, 06:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 546
Posted By Oceans10
I have been tuning and improving my 2008 535 for...

I have been tuning and improving my 2008 535 for 4.5 years. See my signature. Happy to provide insight.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-06-2016, 06:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 402
Posted By Oceans10
I suspect you popped a vacuum hose off somewhere....

I suspect you popped a vacuum hose off somewhere. Follow the small black hoses from diverter valves to nipples and see if any one popped off somewhere. Also check connections from the intercooler and...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-06-2016, 05:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 417
Posted By Oceans10
That's because the car's fuel pumps can handle...

That's because the car's fuel pumps can handle anything above 35-40%. I recommend MHD. Even cheaper and super intuitive. Mix 5-6 gallons of e85 with 93, then chose e40 map.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-17-2015, 07:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 720
Posted By Oceans10
I would sell and get a CPO. Maintenance can be...

I would sell and get a CPO. Maintenance can be very expensive above 75k
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-17-2015, 07:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 596
Posted By Oceans10
do the walnut blast. Run Shell 93 Vpower if you...

do the walnut blast. Run Shell 93 Vpower if you can find it. Keep an eye on HPFP as well.
Swap coils around to see if misfires follow. The new Delphi coils are better than Bosch. They are used for...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-17-2015, 07:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,340
Posted By Oceans10
Check with Modmynav.com. You do need to run a...

Check with Modmynav.com.
You do need to run a wire to the trunk for the camera regardless.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-17-2015, 07:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 383
Posted By Oceans10
They are excellent quality and come with all the...

They are excellent quality and come with all the fittings. Just need to be painted and mounted.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-17-2015, 02:38 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,179
Posted By Oceans10
Add this:...

Add this: http://www.burgertuning.com/N55_Stage2_Jb4.html
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-17-2015, 07:04 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 663
Posted By Oceans10
Go for 2010 535 Sport. :thumbup:

Go for 2010 535 Sport. :thumbup:
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-17-2015, 07:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 383
Posted By Oceans10
Got front and rear from Europartsautostore. Great...

Got front and rear from Europartsautostore. Great quality and incredible prices. The front was 280 shipped! M5 style with fogs. (I transferred my HIDs though.)
Rear was 350 shipped.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-16-2015, 02:27 PM
Replies: 392
Views: 21,149
Posted By Oceans10
The ISC COs arrive next week. There's a thread on...

The ISC COs arrive next week. There's a thread on 5series.net about them by Island Road. He was the guinea pig for them over the summer and gave favorable review.

Re SSD I have not done it yet....
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-16-2015, 06:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 333
Posted By Oceans10
$2500 for injectors is insane. Agree w Toad...

$2500 for injectors is insane.
Agree w Toad that it sounds like HPFP, which would be covered by BMW for free.

You can still get index 10 and under injectors if any have gone bad. I have a few...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-16-2015, 05:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 519
Posted By Oceans10
I always recommend getting it with matching...

I always recommend getting it with matching charge pipe. This way you have a nice metal run all the way to the throttle body.
The stock one is made of plastic. It literally looks like a Home Depot...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-16-2015, 05:16 AM
Replies: 392
Views: 21,149
Posted By Oceans10
Put on a new M5 front bumper on my 535 sedan. The...

Put on a new M5 front bumper on my 535 sedan. The 4th or 5th one in 4.5 years. People who borrow my car don't grasp the concept of lowered stance on coil overs.
Received RB inlets, to be installed...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-16-2015, 05:01 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 479
Posted By Oceans10
Only known option for your car is AR Design. ...

Only known option for your car is AR Design.
They are a bitch to fit. Not a DIY task unless you are exceptionally talented and have a lift.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-09-2015, 06:54 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 790
Posted By Oceans10
What a pain. Try MHD N54 instead. It's a flash...

What a pain. Try MHD N54 instead. It's a flash tune you load off an Android device. Requires a Dcan cable you connect to the ODB2 port. Very inexpensive and effective. It also allows you to read and...
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