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Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 05-12-2014, 07:32 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 633
Posted By markwarren
Hi, the car is the e53 from 2003 and is the 3.oi...

Hi, the car is the e53 from 2003 and is the 3.oi petrol unit. There is a radio and also a tape player.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 05-01-2014, 03:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 633
Posted By markwarren
Thanks for the info, I think then that the best...

Thanks for the info, I think then that the best option is to fit an after market unit then, any ideas what is a good one or should I wait for the Apple Car Play to come out?
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-30-2014, 06:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 633
Posted By markwarren
BMW X5 E53 3.0I busienss radio

Hi there, I have just bought the above car and it says on the radio it is the "business" model. Does this mean it has bluetooth as I cannot see it anywhere?

It also has the cassette under the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-28-2012, 06:17 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,740
Posted By markwarren
thanks for that mate, I had a similar issue some...

thanks for that mate, I had a similar issue some years ago with an audi s8 but as the 745 is a lot more technical i wanted to check. Dont have any electronics to test but I will get a mechanic to...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-28-2012, 02:27 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,740
Posted By markwarren
reduce acceleration, hard acceleration may damage catalyser

hi all, just had the message

reduce acceleration, hard acceleration may damage catalyser. Any ideas what the problem is. The car is a 2002 745i with 80k on it.

i did have a mis-fire a few...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-18-2012, 01:28 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,941
Posted By markwarren
thanks

thanks for the reply, I actually forgot to mention, in November is started to work fully on one key, then I dropped it on the floor geting out of the car and hey presto, it would only lock the car...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-17-2012, 08:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,941
Posted By markwarren
745I 2002 Key Fob Problem

Hi all,

Here is a funny one for you!

my 745i (2002 model) has 2 sets of keys. they are the type that fit in to a space on the dashboard and you hit the start button to turn on the engine. They...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-29-2010, 11:22 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,356
Posted By markwarren
how do you check the engine temperature as there...

how do you check the engine temperature as there is no display on the digital dashboard?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-29-2010, 10:40 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,356
Posted By markwarren
hi there, since I had the encine CPU reset the...

hi there, since I had the encine CPU reset the car has run fine. I wondered if it had something to do with a water leak? I had the car valeted a the day before the misfire and insude the passenger...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-25-2010, 06:25 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,356
Posted By markwarren
hi all, further to my post about the misfire, I...

hi all, further to my post about the misfire, I called BMW and they could not get me in until the 29th so I took it to a local specialist and they put the scanner on it. After about 5 minutes it...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-21-2010, 01:19 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,418
Posted By markwarren
Hi Any to top it off I think I have a...

Hi

Any to top it off I think I have a coilpack error on the car! This morning it started to misfire for a few seconds and then ran smoothly but left me with an error message on tthe screen and...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-20-2010, 10:38 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,356
Posted By markwarren
02 745i - Misfire

I have a 2002 745i and yesterday it developed a worrying fauly!

The car has done 80k and and runs lovely generally. Yesterday I started the car as normal and as I moved off the driveway it...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-19-2010, 12:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,418
Posted By markwarren
I went in today and they said that these keys are...

I went in today and they said that these keys are not programmable! He put it in to the slot on his desk and said that both keys were not reporting a fault.

he has booked the car to do a...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-19-2010, 10:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,418
Posted By markwarren
Key Fob problem

Hi there,
I have a 2002 745i and its a great car, full history, black, black windows, 60k on the clock and its the best car I have ever owned, even ofer the S8 i had a few years ago!

I have a...
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