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Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 10-12-2014, 03:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 213
Posted By TanjeeRides
It started out of the blue. No collision. My...

It started out of the blue. No collision. My alternator was no good and I think taking the battery out to charge it cause the problem when removing the red cable in order to get the battery out.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 10-10-2014, 04:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 213
Posted By TanjeeRides
Exclamation My BST Cable Has Small Flames!!!!!

So I have purchased the BST cable already and plan to have it installed on Monday. Problem is the cable is hot and when I started the car today, there was a very small flame around the red cable that...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-24-2014, 09:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 252
Posted By TanjeeRides
Wow QSilver7 this is amazing. You are a rocket...

Wow QSilver7 this is amazing. You are a rocket scientist, I really mean that because no one seems to have a clue and right now, for me, this is a very big issue. I will try to post pictures but the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-22-2014, 02:03 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 531
Posted By TanjeeRides
Try to jump start it........take my advice check...

Try to jump start it........take my advice check the red cable touch it, see if it is hot ...it should not be. My lights would turn on, my doors would lock windows would go up and down but car would...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-22-2014, 01:54 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 531
Posted By TanjeeRides
There was a huge recall on the cable....

There was a huge recall on the cable. @fdriller9.....does it hurt him to have the cable checked, it may not be the BST itself but it could be a bad cable. Doesn't hurt to try. My BST was good cable...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-22-2014, 12:37 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 531
Posted By TanjeeRides
Air bag light is associated with the BST located...

Air bag light is associated with the BST located on top of the red positive cable. It's the detonator that disconnects the battery if you have a car accident. Check the positive cable, wiggle it a...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-22-2014, 12:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 252
Posted By TanjeeRides
I have the new chord. Kinda funny thing because...

I have the new chord. Kinda funny thing because in some areas there is "slack" so it's hard to locate the actual location. I've seen other forums and it leads to the back of the car seat. I read it...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-22-2014, 11:22 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 531
Posted By TanjeeRides
Similar Problem

My BMW is much older but I had a similar problem it was the alternator. I took it to Advanced auto and had them read the alternator and starter for free. Wish I had done it two batteries ago not to...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-22-2014, 11:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 252
Posted By TanjeeRides
2001 E53 Positive Cable Replacement

Hello all of you intelligent BMW lovers. I have a problem. My positive (Red) battery cable is no good. The red cover has melted!!! and I think I saw light smoke in the area. The wires are no good. I...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-18-2014, 01:00 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 7,501
Posted By TanjeeRides
Hi, thanks much for posting these pictures. My...

Hi, thanks much for posting these pictures. My question is where in the front of the car does the red/positive cable lead to and what does it connect to? I'm desperate my plug has ran hot and I have...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-06-2013, 02:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,014
Posted By TanjeeRides
Do you know if I just disconnect the radio and CD...

Do you know if I just disconnect the radio and CD player and recharge the battery will it stop this problem. I just got a brand new battery and it's drained.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-06-2013, 12:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,014
Posted By TanjeeRides
I am having the same problem but b/c the pixels...

I am having the same problem but b/c the pixels on my 2001 are no good I would not know if the radio was coming on. I do know while I sat soothing my infant in the back seat of the car, I was playing...
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