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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-25-2014, 07:36 AM
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Views: 381
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Fantastic Write up! :thumbup: I've seen...

Fantastic Write up! :thumbup: I've seen anotherone simlar to this one before to do my first drain and fill, but couldn't ever find it again. This one is certainly better since it includes the INPA...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-25-2014, 07:11 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 381
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Well, I DO have Tranny speed sensors, it's just...

Well, I DO have Tranny speed sensors, it's just not a seperate part such as the E39's.

As far as the Solenoids, I already purchased them from theCTSC.com and have them in hand. It really wouldn't...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-24-2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 381
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Automatic Transmission Input/Output Speed Sensor

I'm going off symptoms. Trust me when I say I've suspected NUMEROUS things. It's just so hard to diagnose BMWs. Also, I'm still only going to change the solenoids first to see if that does the trick...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-23-2014, 01:12 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 381
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Like I said before, this will be expensive to...

Like I said before, this will be expensive to fix. Not happy at all about this.

I wonder though. I'll be moving real soon very near a ZF facility in Germany. How much do you think it would cost...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-23-2014, 12:59 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 381
Posted By Frenchyrider267
i clicked that link that A B Able Truck posted...

i clicked that link that A B Able Truck posted above.... It shows the Output and Input Sensors on the Mechatronics unit...... Am i reading that incorrectly? BTW, I do appreciate the extra mile...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-23-2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 381
Posted By Frenchyrider267
There's a Butt load of Info in here!! I'm 100%...

There's a Butt load of Info in here!! I'm 100% sure this will come in handy when I'm changing the Solenoids. I'm really loving this Document. Thanks!

On a less Positive note, It looks to me...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-23-2014, 12:41 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 381
Posted By Frenchyrider267
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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-23-2014, 08:10 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 381
Posted By Frenchyrider267
I'm overseas in Kosovo. It's nearly a 3rd World...

I'm overseas in Kosovo. It's nearly a 3rd World Country. And their English isn't so great. Not to mention I've been to those guys already twice.


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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-23-2014, 06:37 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 505
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Thanks for the response but Zero white smoke,...

Thanks for the response but Zero white smoke, zero sweet smell, and zero residue under oil filler cap.....


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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-23-2014, 06:01 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 381
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Automatic Transmission Input/Output Speed Sensor

Okay, Ive looked in the Bentley Manual, i've searched RealOEM.com, I've googled my head off. :mad: I'm starting to think that my car does not have a Transmission Input/Output Speed Sensor. Can...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-23-2014, 03:21 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 505
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Coolant Keeps going low

So i did a complete coolant flush in my E60. I never saw any leaks, but for some reason my coolant keeps going low. Where's the leak at?? I looked at the Thermostat to see if there was any kind of...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-20-2014, 11:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 439
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Jumping / Stuttering at Low Speed

I'm not exactly sure, but I have read other places in this forum about a "transmission speed sensor." I have a 2004 525i (E60) and looked EVERYWHERE on realoem for a speed sensor. Does my model even...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 08-19-2014, 11:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 48,938
Posted By Frenchyrider267
HeyI was just looking around and just thought I'd...

HeyI was just looking around and just thought I'd pass info just in case anyone was wondering, or didn't know. if you go to www.thectsc.com They sell ZF Original Transmission Parts. The parts that...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-16-2014, 03:03 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 942
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Well, geez.... BF52 you're costing me more money...

Well, geez.... BF52 you're costing me more money :cry: Water pump, Thermostat, coolant res, vent tube??? my wife is going to kill me.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-13-2014, 01:43 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 942
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Seems to me that I might as well change both...

Seems to me that I might as well change both voltage regulator and alt. battery is practically brand new; purchased 2013 around May.


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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-12-2014, 10:56 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 942
Posted By Frenchyrider267
well, 1 day after this i monitored the batt...

well, 1 day after this i monitored the batt voltage while driving and it read 13.8 volts which is too low. funny. I checked before and the alternator checked good, and today my car was dead and I...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-10-2014, 12:41 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 942
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Transmission malfunction

No I haven't really.... I assumed after buying a brand new battery, testing batt voltage with car on, testing batt volt when car is off, and connecting an alternator tester checking out good,, that...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-10-2014, 12:38 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,601
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Thank you very much! Those guys love me there...

Thank you very much! Those guys love me there :-) let me play with the diagnosis machine and EVERYTHING. Like a kid in a candy store.

Unrelated.....in Hawaii it would cost about $250 just for a...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-09-2014, 11:39 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,601
Posted By Frenchyrider267
I'm really sorry but I'm a little confused. You...

I'm really sorry but I'm a little confused. You said you would NOT go with the heavier grade with 75w90 in parenthesis, but then said go with 75W90

i can buy fluids through mail, but only at 16oz...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-09-2014, 05:44 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,601
Posted By Frenchyrider267
So, i'm in Europe... Kosovo to be more specific. ...

So, i'm in Europe... Kosovo to be more specific. I have a 2004 525i. They don't exactly have things that, lets say Germany would have. I went to a parts store and bought some 80w 90 oil. Its some...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-09-2014, 05:25 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 942
Posted By Frenchyrider267
So my transmission issue seems to be getting...

So my transmission issue seems to be getting worse. I think through driving it though I learn something new every time.

For instance, it only seems to happen when the engine is...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-27-2014, 12:35 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 582
Posted By Frenchyrider267
I cannot honestly say.... I do not know enough...

I cannot honestly say.... I do not know enough about AMG to really give an educated answer.


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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-26-2014, 09:04 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 942
Posted By Frenchyrider267
so the Battery Voltage popped up today on my way...

so the Battery Voltage popped up today on my way to my Appointment with BMW shop. The Batter Voltage error code was "5014 Battery Voltage." I checked the battery voltage car off, as well as running...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-26-2014, 03:59 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 373
Posted By Frenchyrider267
okay when you open up the notepad to recode it,...

okay when you open up the notepad to recode it, which line are you editing to get the one touch working again?

All of my windows work with one touch except for the front passenger window. Ive...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-23-2014, 01:14 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 942
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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