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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-17-2017, 11:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 224
Posted By tpaxadpom
I tried to look it up in Bentley manual, but...

I tried to look it up in Bentley manual, but wasn't able to find there... Sorry.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-09-2017, 07:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 726
Posted By tpaxadpom
When you have code reader it is a lot easier to...

When you have code reader it is a lot easier to diagnose what's going on. When battery goes low it triggers undervoltage watchdogs in multiple modules. In my experience ABS/DSC is the first one to...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-08-2017, 11:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 726
Posted By tpaxadpom
First of all you should get your own bmw scanning...

First of all you should get your own bmw scanning tool. Rheingold would be best (DIS what was used prior to Rheingold), but you probably can get by with Carly for BMW.
Take your car to AutoZone,...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-30-2016, 12:59 AM
Replies: 319
Views: 39,891
Posted By tpaxadpom
Hello Shawn, I am looking for 2017 NA update...

Hello Shawn,

I am looking for 2017 NA update for CIC. Thank you.
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 09-15-2016, 11:41 AM
Replies: 235
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Views: 9,838
Posted By tpaxadpom
can I also get a link to SP daten v59? Thanks.

can I also get a link to SP daten v59? Thanks.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 09-08-2016, 01:06 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,121
Posted By tpaxadpom
Do you have a video showing the difference...

Do you have a video showing the difference between old and new screen. For instance I would be interested in seeying what navi screen looks like before and after the retrofit.
BTW if you need a DIY...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 06-04-2016, 10:55 AM
Replies: 3,186
Views: 250,306
Posted By tpaxadpom
Can you please PM the download link. Thanks.

Can you please PM the download link. Thanks.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-17-2016, 12:24 AM
Replies: 171
Views: 8,898
Posted By tpaxadpom
You shouldn't be so hesitant and share some of...

You shouldn't be so hesitant and share some of that knowledge of yours or perhaps provide useful links to where this information can be gathered. Let's celebrate your achievements and go through...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-16-2016, 10:17 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 8,898
Posted By tpaxadpom
Olga your comments are simply priceless for...

Olga your comments are simply priceless for bimmerfest community! I find it quite entertaining for a female (based on your avatar name) to spend so much time on the forum with the group of people...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-16-2016, 07:26 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 8,898
Posted By tpaxadpom
I got tired of speculations and wrote a message...

I got tired of speculations and wrote a message to Mobil 1 tech support today. I am sharing this information but I deleted the contact of the person who reply for legal purposes.

My message:
I...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 09-28-2015, 04:09 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 793
Posted By tpaxadpom
If the gas mileage is a concern to you forget...

If the gas mileage is a concern to you forget about e60. M5 is out of reach, the maintenance alone will destroy your bank account. 535xi n54 engine known for problems (bmw worst reputation engine) +...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 09-24-2015, 04:36 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,838
Posted By tpaxadpom
they managed to sell 2 brass ones. I guess there...

they managed to sell 2 brass ones. I guess there is enough interest there...
BTW in my case it was not possible to glue the gear back on the shaft. There was a gap between the two halves. I did glue...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 09-24-2015, 01:40 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,838
Posted By tpaxadpom
I would be curious to know how the plastic gear...

I would be curious to know how the plastic gear printed on 3D printer going to be attached to the warm gear as well as how reliable it will turn out.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 09-23-2015, 11:49 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,838
Posted By tpaxadpom
I have mold made by coworker when mine broke. It...

I have mold made by coworker when mine broke. It was an interesting process to make a mold from the part that failed. Several steps to get there.
If there was enough interest I could have asked my...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-18-2015, 08:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 445
Posted By tpaxadpom
Take the mirror out and look at the connectors...

Take the mirror out and look at the connectors behind. Cars with different options used different connectors: heated, auto dimming.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-03-2015, 05:56 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,764
Posted By tpaxadpom
What version is the latest inpa?

What version is the latest inpa?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-18-2015, 09:19 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 674
Posted By tpaxadpom
burned and especially rewrittable media are...

burned and especially rewrittable media are putting more stress on laser pickup due to lower reflectivity level. Miniscule difference in the thickness that may exist from vendor/batch to vendor/batch...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-18-2015, 09:04 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,703
Posted By tpaxadpom
This is a common practice to cure weak laser....

This is a common practice to cure weak laser. What is not common is to see bmw owner doing it and sharing it with community instead of taking it to the dealer for component swap.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-17-2015, 07:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,703
Posted By tpaxadpom
great post. I am glad you also mentioned that...

great post. I am glad you also mentioned that this is temporary fix as well. Though for someone it may be long enough for the life of the car (if you don't use cd player often enough).
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-05-2015, 09:59 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,520
Posted By tpaxadpom
Agree.

Agree.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-05-2015, 09:15 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,520
Posted By tpaxadpom
are you trying to say n54 is a strong engine? Na...

are you trying to say n54 is a strong engine? Na v8 are more reliable than all of their v6 turbo engines and defibately n63. I dont know about N63tu but i have seen reports that it consumes oil as...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-29-2015, 04:36 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 25,806
Posted By tpaxadpom
I gained between 1-2 mpg after i removed the...

I gained between 1-2 mpg after i removed the filter (combined city freeway driving). There are several m5 dyno tests that show results with and without the filter.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-29-2015, 12:01 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 25,806
Posted By tpaxadpom
Henryting you brought a good point of view on the...

Henryting you brought a good point of view on the subject. Though how come only the cars in north america have this filter and not anywhere else. I still think the only reason the filter is there to...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-23-2015, 09:16 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,646
Posted By tpaxadpom
I am 99% confident it is a pump. Just do a search...

I am 99% confident it is a pump. Just do a search for this pump and you will see number of failures. The same pump is used in all BMW cars I believe starting with 2002 or so and probably some other...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-22-2015, 09:17 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,646
Posted By tpaxadpom
Just replace the pump and save money on replacing...

Just replace the pump and save money on replacing gas cap. It is very unlikely the culprit. It is going to get worse over time. When mine started to fail I had to erase the error once in 3 months or...
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