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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-17-2014, 07:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 247
Posted By Jaystyles
Good stuff man! I

Good stuff man! I
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-16-2014, 03:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 415
Posted By Jaystyles
Blue smoke bmw 550i

+1 for bmwoem1...i've texted him numerous times and he's always responded with great info and has never left me hanging. A true professional. Hurry because he get really busy with jobs.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-15-2014, 05:41 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 529
Posted By Jaystyles
New member and I'd like opinion on maintenance

Most BMW enthusiast are doing their oil changes btw 5k and 7.5k. I've been using liqui Moly top tech 4605 (made in Germany) 5W30 synthetic. I do my oil changes every 7k. Whatever you decide (5k-7.5k)...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-15-2014, 01:47 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 529
Posted By Jaystyles
http://www.bimmershops.com/city-state Go...

http://www.bimmershops.com/city-state

Go this site and enter in your city and state and you'll find a list of decent Independent (indy) BMW mechanics.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-15-2014, 07:33 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 177
Posted By Jaystyles
If your brakes are making an awful noise its not...

If your brakes are making an awful noise its not your sensor...Like the above member stated it probably your pads or a caliper sticking...The sensor can be replace but it sounds like you have bigger...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-15-2014, 07:07 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 176
Posted By Jaystyles
2008 550I - Valet Switch

i had this same issue on my 545i..Try turning the key all the way to the left or right( i forget) from the trunk...Hopefully it will re-activate the trunk to be recognized by your central locking...
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 09-14-2014, 09:10 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 179
Posted By Jaystyles
My experience with BMW Service Center dealerships on Long Island

Suck that Hassel took you for a ride! I don't trust dealerships. They are theives. They are there to pimp there custmers. They only thing dealerships are good for are buying a brand new car or a car...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-13-2014, 09:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 333
Posted By Jaystyles
Did you get your indy to check out the alternator...

Did you get your indy to check out the alternator and battery strength?
I'm wondering if this is the cause of your electrical gremlins... is a new battery that was never registered?

As far as...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-13-2014, 11:53 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 552
Posted By Jaystyles
Coolant flush regrets......545i

You got me there I can not show you but it was recommended and suggested by the dealerships. I'm sure they've changed their tune by now like they did for the oil change intervals recommended every...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-13-2014, 11:48 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 292
Posted By Jaystyles
Its a first i heard or seen an E60 with faded...

Its a first i heard or seen an E60 with faded paint. There's a first time for everything though. Please do not let the dealer do the job. Im sure you've considered this already but find a good...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-13-2014, 11:14 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 552
Posted By Jaystyles
Just like the ZF transmission oil are lifetime...

Just like the ZF transmission oil are lifetime w/o an oil change ever. Just like engine oil change intervals are every 15,000 miles. Unless a lifetime means 100,000 i get it. But that is total bs and...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-12-2014, 10:26 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 62,505
Posted By Jaystyles
I've switched to liqui moly top tec 4605...

I've switched to liqui moly top tec 4605 purchased from bavauto. I have no ties to these company. Im using 5w30 and l like it better than castrol.
Liqui moly is made is Germanyand meets BMW's long...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-11-2014, 07:09 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 182
Posted By Jaystyles
pcy...Thanks. I'm just going to buy a new gas cap...

pcy...Thanks. I'm just going to buy a new gas cap and reset like you suggested. Thanks for your reply!!
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 09-10-2014, 08:56 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 177
Posted By Jaystyles
Know what fault 9C58&59&54 are for??

I have a SES light on..
What the heck 9C54??? via my bmwhat app. Thanks

BASE-MODEL: E60 E61
SELECTED-MODEL: 545 i N 62 B 44
FAULTS: 6
ECUs: 36
BATTERY: 12.7V
DEPTH: Normal communication...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-10-2014, 08:54 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 160
Posted By Jaystyles
anyone know these fault mean? 9C54

I have a SES light on...The main code I want to fix is the one for secondary air.
Are you familiar with N62 motors? Most tech I've meet specialize in 3 series
and run from the V8. I need a good...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-10-2014, 08:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 182
Posted By Jaystyles
What do these fault codes mean???9C54

BASE-MODEL: E60 E61
SELECTED-MODEL: 545 i N 62 B 44
FAULTS: 6
ECUs: 36
BATTERY: 12.7V
DEPTH: Normal communication
SPEED: fast
CONNECT: Normal connection
VERSION: 7.1.1
WIFI: >WiFi_OBDII<
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-04-2014, 07:32 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 186
Posted By Jaystyles
Why don't you just wrap them in a 3M di noc...

Why don't you just wrap them in a 3M di noc vinyal? I've see a couple of bimmer pals of mine with it done and it looks amazing.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-02-2014, 11:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 376
Posted By Jaystyles
Happy to hear all worked out... These ZF...

Happy to hear all worked out...
These ZF trannies are pretty solid once routine oil and filter changes are done on them.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-29-2014, 11:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 376
Posted By Jaystyles
07 550i Transmission Dead?

Uk sounds good hope that fixes your issues...
When you had ur trans serviced did they reset your adaptions?
Lastly, many members have had success with a solenoid replacement. This might cure your...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-28-2014, 04:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 376
Posted By Jaystyles
07 550i Transmission Dead?

Hopefully your trans can be fixed without a full out replacement. I wonder if your trans oil level was too low?

Did you ever take it in to be checked prior to this issue? You mentioned it was...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-24-2014, 02:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 339
Posted By Jaystyles
Try reaching out to the coder i used "OK" at...

Try reaching out to the coder i used "OK" at codemycar@gmail.com maybe he can recommend someone in your area or he might be touring in your area.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-24-2014, 03:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 339
Posted By Jaystyles
'04 BMW 545i - back in the saddle

If you have a tcu then you have bluetooth! I had the same exact issue i took it to the dealership here in Jersey and they acted like deer in headlights then I took it to my local indy and even they...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-11-2014, 08:25 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 834
Posted By Jaystyles
ZF 6HP26 solenoid replacement help

Chris,

I hope whichever path you take (ford solenoids or the sonnax zip kit) hope that you get some break through results to report after its all said and done. Good luck!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-04-2014, 01:20 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 834
Posted By Jaystyles
ZF 6HP26 solenoid replacement help

Can any one confirm this? Because if this is so then that would be an amazing cost effective solution to a pervasive problem bmw has ignored!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-04-2014, 11:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 360
Posted By Jaystyles
Whdigotal Do you have this on your car? If...

Whdigotal

Do you have this on your car? If so can you shoot a quick vid about it? People like seeing a demo before they purchase especially at $485.
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