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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-04-2013, 04:51 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,735
Posted By PoeticJustice72
The mounts are about $210.00 per mount and then...

The mounts are about $210.00 per mount and then it has 4.5 hours for labor, so the quote you received of $600.00 is excellent. I would also recommend changing the transmission mount as well since it...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-18-2012, 01:46 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 116,240
Posted By PoeticJustice72
This will not resolve your issue. I didn't...

This will not resolve your issue. I didn't receive the transmission malfunction symbol, but knew there was an issue with my transmission when I received the 2-1 harsh shifting. So, do not waste...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-08-2012, 02:14 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,927
Posted By PoeticJustice72
I had my wiring harness replaced as well when the...

I had my wiring harness replaced as well when the O2 sensor check engine light kept coming on a few years ago. It resolved the sensor problem, but then I started having the transmission harsh...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-20-2012, 11:28 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,622
Posted By PoeticJustice72
Are you still under warranty? If so, I would...

Are you still under warranty? If so, I would insist on them changing the mechatronic unit as that controls the shift of the gears and has been a common problem these vehicles. If not, you are...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-19-2012, 11:41 AM
Replies: 852
Views: 212,465
Posted By PoeticJustice72
Glad this worked for you. I think I might order...

Glad this worked for you. I think I might order the part as well. I've seen these instructions before, but was a skeptic about it, but glad that someone has had success with it. I really love the...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-14-2012, 03:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,513
Posted By PoeticJustice72
I recently had my windshield replaced by Safelite...

I recently had my windshield replaced by Safelite and the aftermarket sensor for the window didn't work. They had to order OEM glass for my vehicle because the sensor in the aftermarket will not...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-29-2012, 04:44 PM
Replies: 852
Views: 212,465
Posted By PoeticJustice72
Yes, I have been dealing with the issue for 2...

Yes, I have been dealing with the issue for 2 years now. I keep having the Tranny Adaptation values reset and that resolves the issue for about 6 months to a year and then it starts doing it again. ...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-29-2012, 11:10 AM
Replies: 852
Views: 212,465
Posted By PoeticJustice72
Hey Mfrasca, when are you going to be putting the...

Hey Mfrasca, when are you going to be putting the new part on your vehicle? I would love to hear about the update as I want to order a part of my vehicle and then have it installed if it works for...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-29-2012, 05:10 AM
Replies: 852
Views: 212,465
Posted By PoeticJustice72
Yeah, I am with Motivemods..... I don't think it...

Yeah, I am with Motivemods..... I don't think it is that simple. I know they will typically come without fluid because I think it takes like 12 quarts of AFT Fluid that is specific to BMW. So,...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-30-2011, 04:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,375
Posted By PoeticJustice72
Has anyone had any trouble with getting BMW to...

Has anyone had any trouble with getting BMW to repair their vehicle that was produced during the same timeframe, which exhibits the same issues as stated in the SIB?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-23-2011, 05:30 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,469
Posted By PoeticJustice72
I just had this similar issue after having my...

I just had this similar issue after having my battery replaced last year. It was the CAS control unit as it didn't recongize my key and caused several electrical components not to function properly....
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-09-2011, 10:24 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,905
Posted By PoeticJustice72
Any new information on this as I just received...

Any new information on this as I just received this message this morning after I started the vehicle.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-05-2011, 07:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 932
Posted By PoeticJustice72
What did you do with your old rims?

What did you do with your old rims?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-11-2011, 12:31 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 14,324
Posted By PoeticJustice72
I still love my N52 525i, but have had some...

I still love my N52 525i, but have had some problems. When it works, it is fun as heck to drive.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-10-2011, 04:27 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 14,324
Posted By PoeticJustice72
You are probably on to something. I talked to an...

You are probably on to something. I talked to an independent BMW tech and he stated they have had an influx of transmission rebuilds and that the Vavle Body (mechatronic unit) has been very faulty on...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-07-2011, 01:03 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 14,324
Posted By PoeticJustice72
BlueFly, it appears that we have the same car. I...

BlueFly, it appears that we have the same car. I swear, I have had so many issues this past year, I was ready to put the car in the middle of the road and let someone total it. I am not having to...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-30-2010, 02:46 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 116,240
Posted By PoeticJustice72
I considered a used one, but that doesn't come...

I considered a used one, but that doesn't come with a warranty like the remanufactured tranny would installed at the dealership. They provide a 2 year warranty regardless of mileage.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-27-2010, 01:59 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 116,240
Posted By PoeticJustice72
Elhaekmir, The only permanent solution is to...

Elhaekmir,

The only permanent solution is to replace the mechantronic unit or your entire transmission. It is actually cheaper to get a new transmission as the mechatronic unit is the same price...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-27-2010, 12:15 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 8,695
Posted By PoeticJustice72
Balbs, it takes approx. 8 quarts of oil. I...

Balbs, it takes approx. 8 quarts of oil. I recentl had my oil changed at the dealership and they marked 8 quarts on the ticket.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-22-2010, 05:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 971
Posted By PoeticJustice72
It cost me 99 dollars at the dealership here in...

It cost me 99 dollars at the dealership here in Florida when they balanced my tires, so I didn't think that was expensive. It made a world of difference on the ride of my vehicle and I was advised...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-22-2010, 11:40 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,739
Posted By PoeticJustice72
Do you recall how much it cost you? I received a...

Do you recall how much it cost you? I received a quote of $4500 for a new transmission.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-22-2010, 11:36 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 971
Posted By PoeticJustice72
Please ensure they conduct a road force balance...

Please ensure they conduct a road force balance on your tires along with checking the alignment of the vehicle.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-22-2010, 11:34 AM
Replies: 852
Views: 212,465
Posted By PoeticJustice72
SIGTERM, If I were you, I would have them reset...

SIGTERM, If I were you, I would have them reset the adaptation values and then try and trade the vehicle in at a different facility immediately. That is possibly your best bet. Although I have had...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-20-2010, 01:49 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,114
Posted By PoeticJustice72
It might be your mechatronic unit failing as that...

It might be your mechatronic unit failing as that has been a constant problem with the E60 models.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-20-2010, 01:31 PM
Replies: 852
Views: 212,465
Posted By PoeticJustice72
I have 120k miles on my vehicle, so no I don't...

I have 120k miles on my vehicle, so no I don't have the warranty on it anymore. But, if have to pay $4500 for a new tranny that will havea 2 year warranty regardless of miles then I will have to...
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