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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-18-2014, 03:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 572
Posted By xchudyxpl
After taking a longer ride last night I got the...

After taking a longer ride last night I got the check engine. P304 - Cylinder Misfire 4. Bimmer goes to the mechanic tonight. I would do it myself however no time and wife needs the car asap. Looks...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-17-2014, 03:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 572
Posted By xchudyxpl
Car Shakes Violently

Here is the story no check engine or anything car has 45K miles on it. My wife was driving to work this morning and she noticed that car started to vibrate violently on red lights and seemed to have...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-17-2014, 11:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 349
Posted By xchudyxpl
As far as I know - only standard maintenance oil,...

As far as I know - only standard maintenance oil, resurfacing brake rotors. As you said the minimum whatever the dash told them.

I'm planning to own a car for a while. 5 years

I can do a lot...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-17-2014, 07:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 349
Posted By xchudyxpl
2008 3.0is Maintenance Schedule

Few months ago I purchased 2008 X5 40K miles. Currently I have been driving my 02' 530i less electronics than the X5.

Anyways, needless to say the service light came out for Brake Fluid to be...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-13-2013, 12:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 423
Posted By xchudyxpl
E39 Still ROCKS!

Just traded wife's Honda Civic for 2008 X5 (3.0si). I still own my 2002 530i, 130K on it.
To be honest, i prefer to drive my 530i over the X5. I feel that the old beloved beemer is more responsive,...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 09-08-2013, 05:12 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,002
Posted By xchudyxpl
Considering X5 Purchase

Hi-Everyone

Currently I own 2002 E39 (530i) which I love. My wife and I are considering swapping her Honda Civic for X5. The budget is around 27k.
After some research here in NJ i found few...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-15-2012, 05:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 467
Posted By xchudyxpl
Here is the update, the engine fail safe did not...

Here is the update, the engine fail safe did not come back however, the check engine came back (assuming the $30 sensor is a piece of junk)
Will put the original back during the weekend and see what...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-14-2012, 04:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 467
Posted By xchudyxpl
I will see what happens tomorrow. My only concern...

I will see what happens tomorrow. My only concern is while the cheap MAF sensor is installed can it cause any damage to the electrical system or what not?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-14-2012, 04:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 467
Posted By xchudyxpl
Any ideas guys?

Any ideas guys?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-14-2012, 03:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 467
Posted By xchudyxpl
There is no brand I purchased the sensor form...

There is no brand I purchased the sensor form e-buy (Chinese of course).
When it comes to engine fail safe, it never happened to me before. With that being said this happening in the same day when I...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-14-2012, 03:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 467
Posted By xchudyxpl
Engine fail safe

Hi, guys

Here is the story in the nut shell. Today I replaced MAF sensor on my 2002 530i with the cheap aftermarket part ($30). After the replacement SAS light went out. After driving couple of...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-02-2012, 11:07 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,051
Posted By xchudyxpl
anyone?

anyone?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-02-2012, 08:32 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,051
Posted By xchudyxpl
Hi guys long time no talk, meaning the BMW was...

Hi guys long time no talk, meaning the BMW was doing well. Last weekend I replaced power steering reservoir and flushed the system using the standard method (suck fluid and add and repeat few times)....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-19-2011, 06:28 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,108
Posted By xchudyxpl
I happened to me, both tires worn on the inside...

I happened to me, both tires worn on the inside edge. Later I found out that sway bar links were broke. :/
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-30-2011, 02:31 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,500
Posted By xchudyxpl
had similar problem in 530i camshaft position...

had similar problem in 530i camshaft position sensors went out over time with codes from time to time, after replacing the sensors no problems since
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-26-2011, 03:57 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,439
Posted By xchudyxpl
I had similar problem, car was stalling usually...

I had similar problem, car was stalling usually after the start and then wen I was trying to take off( very dengarous). Anyways changed both camshaft position sensors. Since thene everything is fine.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-29-2011, 02:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 549
Posted By xchudyxpl
Just do the search on thcamshaft position sensor....

Just do the search on thcamshaft position sensor. There is a lot DIY's.
Last weekend I did intake side which is little bir harder because you need to take some stuff out. The exhaust side is thight...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-27-2011, 10:57 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,208
Posted By xchudyxpl
Yeah, I know. However, I will buy the new cps and...

Yeah, I know. However, I will buy the new cps and see what happens. If something I will waste $100. As you can see above my car stalled before and after changing intake side the stalling did not...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-27-2011, 07:55 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,208
Posted By xchudyxpl
You think that could be the problem? Did it...

You think that could be the problem? Did it happen to anyone here. I read the Besian Systems DIY and first they recommend changing the sensors to eliminate that problem if it does not help it is a...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-26-2011, 09:30 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,208
Posted By xchudyxpl
Ok i think I figured it out. I disconnected the...

Ok i think I figured it out. I disconnected the wire connector from the exhaust side camshaft position snesor and noticed a lot of oil. I decided to clean the oil form the harness and the sensor...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-24-2011, 04:12 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,208
Posted By xchudyxpl
Any Ideas Guys>?

Any Ideas Guys>?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-24-2011, 03:24 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,208
Posted By xchudyxpl
So, after clearing the codes I got ses light...

So, after clearing the codes I got ses light again. This time only the exhaust side camshaft position sensor appeared. Which means I installed the intake side the right way. The only question that...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-22-2011, 02:12 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,208
Posted By xchudyxpl
I quess everybody needs cheap labor:/

I quess everybody needs cheap labor:/
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-22-2011, 12:45 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,208
Posted By xchudyxpl
One more question, it is easy to demage the...

One more question, it is easy to demage the sensor while installing it??? I don't think I did anything wrong to it, I was trying to be very careful during the installation.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-22-2011, 12:30 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,208
Posted By xchudyxpl
What do you mean by "I would confirm the harness...

What do you mean by "I would confirm the harness is on the sensor securely". Do you mean the connector at the end of the sensor wire is connected the right way ??
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