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Forum: Performance 04-04-2015, 09:59 AM
Replies: 10
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Posted By BraveHelios
Thanks Barry. The Sprint Booster woks flawlessly!

Thanks Barry. The Sprint Booster woks flawlessly!
Forum: Performance 03-30-2015, 07:03 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 950
Posted By BraveHelios
I have an 04 545 with a 6 speed manual...

I have an 04 545 with a 6 speed manual transmission. The research I have done shows the model number should be SBBM0011S.
Forum: Performance 03-30-2015, 06:46 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 950
Posted By BraveHelios
A 6 speed manual transmission? Is yes, I will...

A 6 speed manual transmission? Is yes, I will purchase it . Can you confirm the model number?
Forum: Performance 03-26-2015, 09:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 950
Posted By BraveHelios
Can you confirm the part number. Is it sbbm0011s?...

Can you confirm the part number. Is it sbbm0011s? If so; I'll buy it!
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 09-14-2014, 09:44 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 9,591
Posted By BraveHelios
INPA Test Mode... How to

I have INPA installed on my laptop along with a OBD II / USB cable. I have played with INPA for a little bit. I have not been able to find Test Mode. It is possible that the program is corrupt and...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-31-2014, 09:21 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 9,591
Posted By BraveHelios
Time once again to attempt a fix...

I've had the flashing green LED / no adaptive headlights for a while now. Thankfully, the headlights are pointed in the correct direction, so it's been not too much a concern.

I am attempting once...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-03-2014, 07:27 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 10,013
Posted By BraveHelios
As far as I can tell, both headlights are now...

As far as I can tell, both headlights are now stationary. I used to be able and watch them via a window reflection swing down then up when I first switched them on. I doubt they also rotate when...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-29-2014, 09:06 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 10,013
Posted By BraveHelios
Sorry; mine had nothing to do with a flood or...

Sorry; mine had nothing to do with a flood or water damage.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-29-2014, 08:31 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 10,013
Posted By BraveHelios
I called ECS today and explained my situation....

I called ECS today and explained my situation. They said that they could not definitively tell me what had to be replaced. They recommended grabbing a multimeter and start checking voltages. Still...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-27-2014, 05:54 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 10,013
Posted By BraveHelios
Specific in that the error shows as a flashing...

Specific in that the error shows as a flashing green light and not the icon on the instrument panel? Perhaps; but mine cannot be so unique; can it?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-26-2014, 11:03 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 10,013
Posted By BraveHelios
Has anyone figured out the difference between the...

Has anyone figured out the difference between the icon popping up on the dash to indicate a failure in the adaptive headlight system and the flashing green light by the headlight switch?

In my...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-04-2014, 03:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 969
Posted By BraveHelios
Yep; when I took those screen shots of INPA; the...

Yep; when I took those screen shots of INPA; the alternator had failed. I have since replaced the alternator and cleared all the codes. I am going to try and remove the 80 watter fog lights to see...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-02-2014, 07:12 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 969
Posted By BraveHelios
Thanks! The headlights have stopped...

Thanks!

The headlights have stopped moving... in the auto position, when starting the car, they used to move down a bit, then back up.

Someone said to check the fuses. Do you know which ones to...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-30-2013, 09:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 969
Posted By BraveHelios
Yep. All codes have been cleared... except for...

Yep. All codes have been cleared... except for this one that keeps coming back.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-30-2013, 04:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 969
Posted By BraveHelios
Am I asking in the wrong forum? Anybody?

Am I asking in the wrong forum? Anybody?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-27-2013, 02:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 969
Posted By BraveHelios
Adaptive Headlight System INPA error... please decipher!

2004 E60 545i with 6sp manual.

AHL system just started malfunctioning... blinking green LED by headlamp switch.

This occurred slightly before the alternator failed (hence the 11.79 volts); but...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-17-2013, 07:41 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 9,591
Posted By BraveHelios
2004 545i with AHL. Has anyone ever heard of...

2004 545i with AHL.

Has anyone ever heard of the LED flashing light by the headlight switch BECAUSE the fog light bulbs were replaced with different wattage (80 vs 51) or anything else concerning...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-16-2013, 11:05 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 518
Posted By BraveHelios
Manual gearbox oil change issue

Hello all,

So I recently replaced the oil in my 04 545 gearbox with Redline D4ATF oil. I have good reason to believe that this was the first gearbox oil change in its 80k life.

Since the oil...
Forum: E60 M5 (2006 - 2010) 11-04-2013, 03:20 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 830
Posted By BraveHelios
What about any non-staggered wheel options...?

At this time I am finding more and more information pertaining to cracked, split and bent BMW rims. In my case, they are Type 124 wheels from a 2004 545 staggered wheel setup.

Instead of putzing...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-02-2013, 12:04 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 22,752
Posted By BraveHelios
The first fix to try when restraint fault occurs!!

Have an E60. restraint fault occurred. Tried to clear all codes... nothing. I was about to really dig into things, when I decided to just loosen up the battery terminals, wiggle them around a bit to...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-22-2013, 10:02 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 8,984
Posted By BraveHelios
Confirmed; unit swapped out with battery...

Confirmed; unit swapped out with battery connected. No issues before, during and after installation. Now I hope that it takes care of the no crank issue!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-22-2013, 03:38 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,904
Posted By BraveHelios
Confirmed; unit swapped out with battery...

Confirmed; unit swapped out with battery connected. No issues before, during and after installation. Now I hope that it takes care of the no crank issue!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-21-2013, 11:06 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 8,984
Posted By BraveHelios
For those that have changed the IVM (Integrated...

For those that have changed the IVM (Integrated Supply Module); did you disconnect the battery first? Going to be doing this very soon and don't want to kill anything! Thank you!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-21-2013, 10:59 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 8,984
Posted By BraveHelios
For those that have changed the IVM (Integrated...

For those that have changed the IVM (Integrated Supply Module); did you disconnect the battery first? Going to be doing this very soon and don't want to kill anything! Thank you!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-21-2013, 10:57 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,904
Posted By BraveHelios
For those that have changed the IVM (Integrated...

For those that have changed the IVM (Integrated Supply Module); did you disconnect the battery first? Going to be doing this very soon and don't want to kill anything! Thank you!
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