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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-18-2014, 10:16 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 385
Posted By bimmerFUNF
was it a set, paid little extra and get a housing...

was it a set, paid little extra and get a housing with it? where at sir :D
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-18-2014, 10:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 385
Posted By bimmerFUNF
that is completely true, it seemed like good...

that is completely true, it seemed like good value, all it is is small damn led lights. my buddy has $60 set on his 335 and no problems. ill prob look the set with housing or something :) but then...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-17-2014, 06:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 385
Posted By bimmerFUNF
PS. can someone lead me to correct place to buy...

PS. can someone lead me to correct place to buy the new housing, its right one, passenger.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-17-2014, 06:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 385
Posted By bimmerFUNF
What you get with aftermarket ish !

Hey guys, decided to upgrade my licence plate lights, from the dull yellow to something brighter and " LED " look.

Went online and bought a pair from this guy motoringmax
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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-27-2014, 10:04 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,997
Posted By bimmerFUNF
I've never been such a DIY'er until I got this...

I've never been such a DIY'er until I got this car. It's always something. Tire pressure either goes from 40 to 63 or from 63 to 34 on daily basis and the system goes haywire. (Due to weather) every...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-27-2014, 10:02 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,997
Posted By bimmerFUNF
Thank you ;) it worked just fine with the cable...

Thank you ;) it worked just fine with the cable hooked up to the laptop. Also tried running elm with tourqe app seems to run fine as well


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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-11-2014, 09:40 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,997
Posted By bimmerFUNF
Yes i think it's like F4 or something to choose...

Yes i think it's like F4 or something to choose e60 5er and it brings up another menu it has stuff like chassis seat alarms etc not sure what after.


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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-11-2014, 08:21 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,997
Posted By bimmerFUNF
Couldn't find how to read codes using INPA....

Couldn't find how to read codes using INPA. Starts up and both buttons shaded in so there is full connection. Not sure where to go after. How do you clear and read codes usin inpa program.


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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-09-2014, 03:38 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,997
Posted By bimmerFUNF
But for piece of mind if you ever wanna check...

But for piece of mind if you ever wanna check throttle and take it out, it's really not that difficult in this car luckily.


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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-09-2014, 03:36 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,997
Posted By bimmerFUNF
I was told that driving will clear anything in...

I was told that driving will clear anything in the throttle with error codes in this weather and when you restart the car the sensor might not recognize anything and will not displays errors. But...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-09-2014, 03:15 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,997
Posted By bimmerFUNF
Had the same thing. Same car except not xi. Is it...

Had the same thing. Same car except not xi. Is it cold? As in negative numbers? I never had this issue till it dropped to -30 and nothing worked on the car. I would hold on to doing anything until it...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-07-2014, 04:30 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,997
Posted By bimmerFUNF
update. It warmed up here in mn. 3F....

update.

It warmed up here in mn. 3F. Bearable temp for cars. On way home it was perfect. No warning lights. No malfunction lights. Nothing. And check engine light is gone. :)


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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-07-2014, 02:40 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,997
Posted By bimmerFUNF
Anyway to reset it with obdII or anything? That's...

Anyway to reset it with obdII or anything? That's a tough one. I know the warnings it self is annoying. You can only hope it's too darn cold for the system to function. And hope to have it back once...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-07-2014, 02:37 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,997
Posted By bimmerFUNF
When I called the dealer service. Was my last...

When I called the dealer service. Was my last resort for quick input. He said tons of calls coming in with weird lights on bmws with this weather. He also stated if you have engine malfunction it's...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-06-2014, 08:45 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,997
Posted By bimmerFUNF
Could cold affect the car this much?!

Yessir the cold front shall be gone and be back to 20s this weekend. I'll keep this posted and we shall see what happens. And also hoping I can have cable soon to scan the crap outa the car. Mainly...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-06-2014, 08:43 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,997
Posted By bimmerFUNF
Could cold affect the car this much?!

Oh yes. Got exact same cable. eBay xept running W7 on laptop
http://bit.ly/K0eUlB

I'll install the programs and see what other codes I can pull up. :)


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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-06-2014, 08:14 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,997
Posted By bimmerFUNF
Could cold affect the car this much?!

Awesome I got that same cable in the mail already as I await. So you say I can read more info using that USB cable , also was 25-30$

Yeah they pulled P1417 and P1639

As the service guy over...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-06-2014, 05:45 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,997
Posted By bimmerFUNF
Ok heres an update. Hope this helps others..... ...

Ok heres an update. Hope this helps others.....

Keep in mind its -15F in MN right now with wind -40F, yup and +34F in Antarctica. Anyways...

Leaving work, had to warm up the car, it ran for 10...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-06-2014, 12:51 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,997
Posted By bimmerFUNF
Could cold affect the car this much?!

Can't get a reading of the codes at shops. No codes found. Dealer said codes are stored on key. Their service is booked this month solid. I ordered elm reader and obdII cable. Those won't be here...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-06-2014, 11:52 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,997
Posted By bimmerFUNF
Could cold affect the car this much?!

I wish I knew sir. I got the car last year. It could be original? 2006. I always park it in the garage. It's outside during work day an usually when it is outside it causes issues to pop up. Starts...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-06-2014, 11:20 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,997
Posted By bimmerFUNF
Could cold affect the car this much?!

Hey guys. It's -20 here in MN and +16 at the North Pole. With wind it's -33. When it hit this low with cold I've been seeing all sorts of stuff on my car. For example ...

Engine malfunction...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-04-2014, 11:11 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 720
Posted By bimmerFUNF
Scanning diagnostic issues.

Update. Taking it to the dealership. BMW of Minnetonka. They said they need to read the key. Info is stored in keys.


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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-04-2014, 11:00 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 720
Posted By bimmerFUNF
Scanning diagnostic issues.

Just got my 530 scanned at auto zone. Was able to communicate with my car. Said no codes found. The heck. It just popped engine malfunction the other day and went away.


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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-03-2014, 08:42 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 720
Posted By bimmerFUNF
Scanning diagnostic issues.

Yeah the cable direct to pc. I'll check out elm first see if it can show me stored values it popped before. and if not ill resort to maybe this cable you speak of :)


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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-03-2014, 08:33 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 720
Posted By bimmerFUNF
Scanning diagnostic issues.

Gotcha. Weird because they should be stored if you had any before.


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