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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-22-2016, 10:44 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,514
Posted By acoste
I have got some results here but didn't finish...

I have got some results here but didn't finish since I run out of time.

I used K+DCAN cable, removed the DVD, and reset the modules with ToolSet 32. Then I was able to reflash the gateway and all...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 08-20-2016, 02:11 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,453
Posted By acoste
http://www.bmw-planet.net/diagrams/release/us/

http://www.bmw-planet.net/diagrams/release/us/
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-19-2016, 12:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 873
Posted By acoste
thanks for the update

thanks for the update
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-15-2016, 02:44 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,000
Posted By acoste
I don't know what BMW uses but their oil stinks...

I don't know what BMW uses but their oil stinks too.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 08-15-2016, 02:41 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 500
Posted By acoste
Disconnect the electrical connector of the...

Disconnect the electrical connector of the transfer case module. This way the car becomes a rear wheel drive car. If the sound disappears, it's gonna be the transfer case.

A70006 on the picture...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 08-08-2016, 07:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 329
Posted By acoste
it's the wiring diagram if you can't see...

it's the wiring diagram
if you can't see anything then you don't have Java installed or the browser is blocking Java apps or enable the website in the Java configuration.
Forum: Parting Out 08-07-2016, 03:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 697
Posted By acoste
wow! meanwhile I traveled to Europe, will be back...

wow! meanwhile I traveled to Europe, will be back in one month. hope you still have it when I return
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-05-2016, 10:16 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 251
Posted By acoste
Just to be on the safe side I would recommend to...

Just to be on the safe side I would recommend to use a bottle of Techron fuel system cleaner to avoid any injector leaking.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 08-05-2016, 08:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 208
Posted By acoste
Grinding noise when turning slowly with a high...

Grinding noise when turning slowly with a high angle is usually the front CV joint / half axle.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-04-2016, 02:35 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,094
Posted By acoste
One more thing, when they have to spray a...

One more thing, when they have to spray a complete part, like trunk lid or bumper, they usually blend in the paint on the neighbor elements since perfect matching isn't possible. If you have a very...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-04-2016, 02:31 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,094
Posted By acoste
Looks ok. wow labor is a lot cheaper over there ...

Looks ok. wow labor is a lot cheaper over there

make sure the non OEM bumper cover fits well. check gaps once it's mounted.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 08-04-2016, 02:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 490
Posted By acoste
Check your users manual. Again back to the E39 ,...

Check your users manual. Again back to the E39 , there I had to push the lock button twice to deactivate the cabin motion sensor.
Forum: General BMW Questions 08-04-2016, 02:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 324
Posted By acoste
it's down there on the drivers side near where...

it's down there on the drivers side near where the line points with the number 1

http://www.realoem.com/bmw/enUS/showparts?id=DM32-EUR-01-1999-E39-BMW-523i&diagId=11_1962
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-04-2016, 11:51 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 247
Posted By acoste
just checked on realoem, not sure if that makes a...

just checked on realoem, not sure if that makes a difference but they use NGK BKR6EQUP.

coils should be fine, mafia should be just fine unless it's damaged, which can cause no idle
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 08-04-2016, 11:32 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 490
Posted By acoste
One more thought, what if they stop the engine....

One more thought, what if they stop the engine. Or it runs out of gas.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-04-2016, 11:19 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 207
Posted By acoste
Multiple problems. Window regulators fail quite...

Multiple problems.
Window regulators fail quite often however since nothing works on the rear doors they might be related. Trunk wires at the trunk lid hinge might be broken. AC control module seem...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 08-04-2016, 10:56 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 490
Posted By acoste
I sometimes leave my car locked, running, ac on...

I sometimes leave my car locked, running, ac on for 20-30 min. I don't know about your car, but for my old E39 once it is locked it can't be unlocked from inside by pulling the door handle or pushing...
Forum: E30 (1982 - 1993) 08-03-2016, 09:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 362
Posted By acoste
the contacts might have been burnt and stuck...

the contacts might have been burnt and stuck together. take it apart and clean the contacts with a sand paper
Forum: General BMW Questions 08-02-2016, 11:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 433
Posted By acoste
thanks for your feedback alpinweiss, lots of good...

thanks for your feedback alpinweiss, lots of good info there

I would like to add that this initial bite of the original setup is kind of important for daily drivers. In case of an emergency...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-02-2016, 06:52 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 988
Posted By acoste
Read my post earlier about the M54 engine in this...

Read my post earlier about the M54 engine in this thread.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-02-2016, 05:25 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 988
Posted By acoste
I see. Yes, those codes might be related to the...

I see. Yes, those codes might be related to the weak battery. And the water pump was running on reduced power to save battery, it's a 400W pump.

Anyway if the fan would be off on purpose you would...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-02-2016, 05:03 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 988
Posted By acoste
remember your error codes "2EFE - cooling fan,...

remember your error codes
"2EFE - cooling fan, 2E83 coolant pump reduced power, 2E97 alternator, and 2DEB power management failure"

what's wrong with the alternator? why is the coolant pump...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-02-2016, 05:00 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 988
Posted By acoste
It's wired with a 60A fuse, don't underestimate...

It's wired with a 60A fuse, don't underestimate it. But as I said, might be on the wrong path.

I'm wondering what would happen if you would heat up the temperature sensor to 120C (or substitute it...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-02-2016, 04:55 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 988
Posted By acoste
don't try to fix it if it ain't broke, haha ...

don't try to fix it if it ain't broke, haha

good information though.

I'm still wondering if this has to be related to the power management. As it is stuck in the "battery is weak" status and...
Forum: E63 / E64 M6 (2006 - 2010) 08-02-2016, 02:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 183
Posted By acoste
What do you mean? ...

What do you mean?

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