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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-06-2014, 02:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 776
Posted By s14DK
thanks for the info bud I went to go see it...

thanks for the info bud

I went to go see it again and the DSC (triangle with circle) light wasn't lit this time

The seller keeps saying "new tranny new tranny" but I beg to differ as I feel it...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-06-2014, 11:36 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 776
Posted By s14DK
If anyone has input or ideas id appreciate it ...

If anyone has input or ideas id appreciate it

im thinking about crossing it off the list. sounds like a typical bimmer nightmare.

failsafe mode sounds like ca$$h grab mode for the stealers IMO
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-05-2014, 10:36 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 776
Posted By s14DK
Hey guys, so i went to check out the car...

Hey guys,

so i went to check out the car this morning and here is what I observed:


Engine and DSC Light is on (Triangle with circle around it)
Tranny goes into 3rd or 4th gear but needs to...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-04-2014, 10:42 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 776
Posted By s14DK
hey, yes the price is canadian I priced...

hey,

yes the price is canadian
I priced out a re built trans for $850 cdn

now its time to look at the car
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-03-2014, 08:58 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 776
Posted By s14DK
cool sounds good guys i'll keep you guys posted ...

cool sounds good guys i'll keep you guys posted

thanks for the responses
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-03-2014, 07:52 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 776
Posted By s14DK
lol funny i know any experience removing and...

lol funny i know

any experience removing and replacing the tranny?

I've done many RWD transmissions in my life, seeing if this is the same shpeel.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-03-2014, 05:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 776
Posted By s14DK
e39 M package in my area for cheap

Hey how's it going guys,

Im fairly new here, I usually post in the x5 e53 forum. But anyways I stumbled upon an 02 540i.. I spoke to the owner and said the lowest he will go is 2900 but the car...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-07-2014, 05:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 323
Posted By s14DK
i wish i could, the lights just went out...

i wish i could, the lights just went out yesterday after i reset my battery for 20 minutes after the left and right steering reset procedure.

everything went away and hasn't come back after a...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-06-2014, 08:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 459
Posted By s14DK
alright so i got the battery tested today and the...

alright so i got the battery tested today and the results passed. it held 12.4 volts at the end of the test. after coming home from the auto parts store i slapped on the battery drove for a bit and...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-05-2014, 01:18 PM
Replies: 497
Views: 159,257
Posted By s14DK
found a unit on sale: ...

found a unit on sale:

http://www.xcardiag.com/wholesale/creator-c110-bmw-code-reader-v11-english-germany-303.html

almost $30 off!
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-04-2014, 11:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 459
Posted By s14DK
sounds good thanks for the info guys will...

sounds good thanks for the info guys

will keep you posted!
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-04-2014, 11:05 PM
Replies: 497
Views: 159,257
Posted By s14DK
thanks for all the info!! and i will keep you...

thanks for all the info!! and i will keep you posted. I will be taking a closer look tomorrow
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-04-2014, 02:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 459
Posted By s14DK
Steering controls not working

Hi guys,

so after a few months of owning my 04 x5 3.0 (143,000 km) I started to notice a few things failing, The car drives great but these electrical issues are driving me nuts. It still has the...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-04-2014, 02:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 323
Posted By s14DK
4x4 and Ebrake light

How's it going guys,
I accidentally posted this in the x3 forum so here it goes:

I have the same 4x4 light + Ebrake light on at all times since yesterday (2004 e53 3.0i)
So I took off the...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-04-2014, 02:33 PM
Replies: 497
Views: 159,257
Posted By s14DK
double post sorry!

double post sorry!
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-04-2014, 02:32 PM
Replies: 497
Views: 159,257
Posted By s14DK
How's it going guys, I have the same 4x4...

How's it going guys,

I have the same 4x4 light + Ebrake light on at all times since yesterday (2004 e53 3.0i)
So I took off the actuator to see if the gear was chewed up or not, and to my...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-15-2013, 11:00 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 774
Posted By s14DK
scott that mobil ATF worked just fine. dexron VI...

scott that mobil ATF worked just fine. dexron VI is all that matters

i will be doing my diffs tmrw

redline 75w90! $22/bottle CDN

cheers
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-12-2013, 12:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 774
Posted By s14DK
i have the filter and everything ready to do,...

i have the filter and everything ready to do, just concerned about the fluid at this time. I guess i should return it and look for the grey mobil 1 bottles..

PITA

EDIT: i just had someone on...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-12-2013, 11:03 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 49,484
Posted By s14DK
anyone?

anyone?
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-11-2013, 03:26 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 49,484
Posted By s14DK
hi guys, been reading up a lot about different...

hi guys, been reading up a lot about different fluids for our cars.
do you guys recommend Mobil dexron VI atf for our GM trannys? or should i go a little higher in grade/brand
(04 x5 3.0i)...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-11-2013, 02:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 774
Posted By s14DK
i just picked up some mobil 1 dexron VI for the...

i just picked up some mobil 1 dexron VI for the tranny, anyone ever use this kind?
I think i should return it and get the full synthetic blend, it says synthetic blend at the back but not really...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-10-2013, 04:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 774
Posted By s14DK
yeah i will be purchasing that fancy transfer...

yeah i will be purchasing that fancy transfer case oil tomorrow, just needed to confirm if redline 75w-90 was safe to put into my diff.
There is a lot of contradicting info with oils when it comes...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-10-2013, 01:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 774
Posted By s14DK
thanks for the reply. so those above fluids are...

thanks for the reply. so those above fluids are safe for 04+ x5 with xdrive correct?
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-10-2013, 12:04 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 774
Posted By s14DK
04 3.0i diff oil

hi guys, just wanted to see if anyone has put anything other than the bmw oem oil in their diffs. i hear the 04 and up x5's can run Redline 75w-90

question is, is it safe? my dealer is telling me...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 08-12-2013, 03:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 303
Posted By s14DK
Fsm?

I know this might sound stupid,

but anyone know where i can get the FSM online
04 x5 3.0

cheers
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