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Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-07-2011, 01:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,257
Posted By tiy8198
Might be in your glove compartment. your lucky...

Might be in your glove compartment. your lucky thats all that needs to be replaced. I just replaced my condenser fan and the compressor smh
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-07-2011, 01:09 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,102
Posted By tiy8198
I had a similar if not identical problem and it...

I had a similar if not identical problem and it didnt end well. The condensor fan went bad which caused too much stress on my compressor and the clutch died. I had the same symptoms that you both...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-24-2009, 09:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 703
Posted By tiy8198
shortage...is the only answer i can think of. You...

shortage...is the only answer i can think of. You could also have a bad wire. when you hear the sound is it coming from all speakers, or is the sound fluctuating?
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-24-2009, 09:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,544
Posted By tiy8198
As far as your HD stations it could be that the...

As far as your HD stations it could be that the stations are not sending out a signal. I have an older model x5 with an aftermarket system and sometimes the songs show up and sometimes they dnt. I...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 08-30-2009, 09:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,953
Posted By tiy8198
You definitely need a warranty...no doubt about...

You definitely need a warranty...no doubt about it. only thing is all the great outside extended warranty's are through dealer only. I had a GM warranty on my x5 and they were GREAT...OMG. I...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 08-30-2009, 09:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,245
Posted By tiy8198
As previously stated you would need a BMW head to...

As previously stated you would need a BMW head to look at the issue to properly diagnose. I personally use bmw certified...same experience and equipment...less money. I think its a bit odd for a...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-27-2009, 10:07 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,307
Posted By tiy8198
Hello Sounds like a freon or ac recharge...

Hello

Sounds like a freon or ac recharge issue. as far as the extended warranty....ABSOLUTELY!!!!!!!!!! I brought my x5 at 54k, and I've had over 4500k in repairs in the last 2yrs.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-23-2009, 02:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,301
Posted By tiy8198
not to go off topic but I didnt even know the x5...

not to go off topic but I didnt even know the x5 had a diesel engine for the 02 model....ya learn something everyday....
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-23-2009, 02:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,336
Posted By tiy8198
Awwww its not that bad. I'll show you some big...

Awwww its not that bad. I'll show you some big dummy dents I've done that will make you forget all about tht lil baby one lol. The scrapes arent that deep (seriously), you may be able to even buff...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-23-2009, 02:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 9,071
Posted By tiy8198
Wow I would have never guessed that was the...

Wow

I would have never guessed that was the problem. If i were you I'd drive the hell out of that car to ensure that wasnt a temporary fix.

But overall I'm glad everything turned out well.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-22-2009, 10:11 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,519
Posted By tiy8198
unfortunately you have to pay to diagnose it. it...

unfortunately you have to pay to diagnose it. it may be a simple problem with a silly complicated error message. if u dnt wanna get hit with a craZY charge find a bmw certified mechanic. they have...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-22-2009, 10:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,063
Posted By tiy8198
i wouldnt suggest you go aftermarket. someone...

i wouldnt suggest you go aftermarket. someone ripped one of the back sensors off my truck and it disabled the entire system. they had to re-wire the car just for that one sensor.

the sensor was...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-22-2009, 10:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 9,071
Posted By tiy8198
Hello Id say its the caliper. a wheel...

Hello

Id say its the caliper. a wheel alignment woulnt case the petal to vibrate. Your caliper may be seizing when it heats up, causing the car to shake. Had the same problem....the problem wasnt...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-22-2009, 10:00 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 928
Posted By tiy8198
Hello At this current time my x5 is in the...

Hello

At this current time my x5 is in the shop getting the instrument cluster replaced. The pixels were dying oout and i couldnt read anything properly....i heard its a very common problem. The...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-22-2009, 09:53 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 8,183
Posted By tiy8198
pls get the 3.0 drives like a dream. and i...

pls get the 3.0 drives like a dream. and i personally think the 3.0 guzzles gas so imagine what the v8 would do lol.

i personally say dnt even drive the v8. when i went car shopping i had in my...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-22-2009, 09:43 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,080
Posted By tiy8198
hello in most cases aftermarket brakes will...

hello

in most cases aftermarket brakes will cause squeaking and lower usage. however, there are high end ceramic or metallic brakes...(i think thts what its called) tht will work just as good. but...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-22-2009, 09:37 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 756
Posted By tiy8198
i agree...there's a short somewhere. if it were...

i agree...there's a short somewhere. if it were the blower you changing the fuse wouldnt have done anything in the first place. take it to a mechanic get a diagnostic and take it from there.

...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 06-28-2009, 11:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,221
Posted By tiy8198
hello! was the swap covered under a warranty?

hello!

was the swap covered under a warranty?
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 06-28-2009, 10:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,055
Posted By tiy8198
I have an 03 x5...and the pixels on my dash are...

I have an 03 x5...and the pixels on my dash are dying by the min....I have an outside warranty and they will only replace it if its dangerously difficult to see the readouts. very frustrating....
...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 06-28-2009, 10:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,622
Posted By tiy8198
u know its interesting you posted this. a few...

u know its interesting you posted this. a few mnths ago I had to replace my drivers side calipers due to it seizing. fyi i own an 03 x5...as far as rust being on all four wheels...havent noticed it....
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 05-26-2009, 01:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,233
Posted By tiy8198
pls ck the alternator....if the alternator isnt...

pls ck the alternator....if the alternator isnt working properly it will kill any battery.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 05-17-2009, 06:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,967
Posted By tiy8198
200 is too much! As long as most auto repair...

200 is too much! As long as most auto repair shops have the weights to do the alignment they all can align bmw vehicles without a problem. The most ive paid is 95, and that was because they had to...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 05-11-2009, 03:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,139
Posted By tiy8198
You may want to ck your coolant. needs to be...

You may want to ck your coolant. needs to be changed every 2yrs or so. wouldnt hurt to ck/change your cabin filters while you were at it
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-27-2009, 08:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,803
Posted By tiy8198
Hello Those problems are absolutely...

Hello

Those problems are absolutely ludicrous. I have an 03 x5 with way more mileage than you and I havent seen not one problem you have.

If they cannot fix the problem, they should replace the...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-21-2009, 05:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,100
Posted By tiy8198
I agree with HT417. US and Euro radio setting are...

I agree with HT417. US and Euro radio setting are different, have to get it converted.
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