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Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-27-2014, 02:40 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,862
Posted By treeofgreen
hope it helps others! thanks again for all...

hope it helps others!

thanks again for all your help QSilver7 and upallnight, saved me alot of money and i also gained some more technical knowledge :)

legends
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-25-2014, 08:03 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,862
Posted By treeofgreen
***FIXED*** Hi all Completely forgot...

***FIXED***

Hi all

Completely forgot about my post :)

I took my car to a mechanic and it was confirmed that the issue was a split seal on my PCV.

Replaced PCV and all is well!
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-27-2013, 05:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,862
Posted By treeofgreen
Question: Is it possible for there to be a tear...

Question: Is it possible for there to be a tear in the rubber diaphragm and oil to be sucked in occasionally? lets say under high load etc?

My problem is only happening every couple of days and...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-25-2013, 06:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,862
Posted By treeofgreen
Part just rocked up.... they gave me this part:...

Part just rocked up.... they gave me this part: http://www.ecstuning.com/Search/11151705237/ES19562/

I didnt think this part usually had any issues at all?

I was thinking i would be getting...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-10-2013, 02:03 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,862
Posted By treeofgreen
Thanks heaps QSilver! I did try looking for a...

Thanks heaps QSilver! I did try looking for a video which was like mine.
Funny thing:
Car hasnt done it since. Tried to replicate a few times since and nothing. Been running fine. From what i hear...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-07-2013, 01:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,862
Posted By treeofgreen
thanks for explaining. Today: Started up...

thanks for explaining.

Today:
Started up - no smoke at all
Left it to warm up - no smoke
Drove around back streets for 10 mins to make sure exhaust is hot - still nothing!!
Did my 40 min...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-06-2013, 08:01 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,862
Posted By treeofgreen
let the car cool down for about 2 hours then...

let the car cool down for about 2 hours then turned it on. Tiny bit of smoke came out which quickly stopped. I left it idling and opened the oil cap.

There was some suction keeping the cap down,...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-06-2013, 06:25 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,862
Posted By treeofgreen
Thanks for your reply upallnight. I have no idea...

Thanks for your reply upallnight. I have no idea if the CCV has been serviced. Watched that video quickly and it said about a whistle noise. Now that i remember I heard a faint whistling before it...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-06-2013, 04:12 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,862
Posted By treeofgreen
also no overheating or idling issues i could...

also no overheating or idling issues i could see/feel
power seems normal aswell
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-06-2013, 04:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,862
Posted By treeofgreen
Unhappy 2002 4.4 8 cyl x5 smoking exhaust help! (vid included)

Hey all

Seeking some help on this issue. Today i fired up the car and all was well. Was driving for about 15 mins then had to stop at a red light. after taking off again heaps of smoke came out...
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