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Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) Today, 12:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 258
Posted By H F
Ahhhh ,,, I wondered about that .. Is there a...

Ahhhh ,,, I wondered about that .. Is there a way to seal the end of the wire harness with silicone or something ?
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) Today, 12:13 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 258
Posted By H F
This is an interesting thread .. How does the DME...

This is an interesting thread .. How does the DME plug get wet from the leaking sensor at the thermostat housing ? ..
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) Today, 11:50 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 307
Posted By H F
Schpen is our 545 troop leader ,, sharp...

Schpen is our 545 troop leader ,, sharp individual ...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) Today, 11:48 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 307
Posted By H F
Are you leaking coolant ? You said oil ...

Are you leaking coolant ? You said oil ...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) Today, 11:37 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 402
Posted By H F
Your welcome Boost .. So ya its only bout a 1/2...

Your welcome Boost .. So ya its only bout a 1/2 hour job . It's a cheap and easy preventive maintenance DIY worth doing .. Which is better than corrective maintenance if it cracks , and leaves you ...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) Today, 11:12 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 221
Posted By H F
What did the broken belt look like ? Did it get...

What did the broken belt look like ? Did it get shreaded and the steel windings unravel ?

I have experienced what PCY mentioned .. But I got lucky the windings wrapped around the water pump shaft...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) Today, 10:59 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 150
Posted By H F
Those are nice wheels .. Audio city ,, are you...

Those are nice wheels .. Audio city ,, are you guys on Willow and Amar in Bassett ? If so , I have been in your shop..
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) Today, 09:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 263
Posted By H F
The generic code readers are just about useless ...

The generic code readers are just about useless on our cars . Because they are not BMW specific. BMW's have too many codes for the generic readers . Get BMWhat or DIS ,INPA software . In my...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) Today, 09:09 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 899
Posted By H F
Your welcome sir . I only used one lift point...

Your welcome sir . I only used one lift point with a jay hook and I have the heavier V/8 . Also your not really lifting the engine . Just holding it in place . When you do get ready to install...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) Today, 08:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 333
Posted By H F
That's a good sign , the exit tube is right...

That's a good sign , the exit tube is right under the top door hinges .
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 09:24 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,493
Posted By H F
Did you get this resolved .. I was looking into...

Did you get this resolved .. I was looking into something unrelated in my files , then came across the steptronic components . I remembered your comment that you couldn't manual shift ..

I...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 03:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 223
Posted By H F
Couldn't find much info on this . So I had to...

Couldn't find much info on this . So I had to resort to my trusty file selection .. I came up with some info for u. Check out this PDF page 16 talks about B+ supply .





The kick Down PWM...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 03:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 223
Posted By H F
Did a quick search and got this, same as you . ...

Did a quick search and got this, same as you .

P1860 TCC PWM Solenoid Circuit Electrical/ Transmission Transfer Case Contact Plate 'D' Short Circuit To Battery

Check the battery connections...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 03:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 319
Posted By H F
Lets us know what happens with the difference on...

Lets us know what happens with the difference on the 18's .. If you know some one with a staggerd set up that will swap wheels for a day ..
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 02:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 306
Posted By H F
Good luck with the sale .. Thank you for all the...

Good luck with the sale .. Thank you for all the help full expertise and information you have provided to the forum . We all have benefited from your contribution and professional know how ... Once...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 02:28 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 468
Posted By H F
The vent hose is #12 and the plastic Y runs...

The vent hose is #12 and the plastic Y runs under the throttle body . Easy fix 4 bolts on the throttle body you dont need to unplug it just flop it over on the intake . 1/2 hour max to do.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 02:21 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 468
Posted By H F
Thx ,, Justin .. Ya it was a big group that day...

Thx ,, Justin .. Ya it was a big group that day met new people on that drive ...

Hows the 45er .. Get the damage fixed ?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 02:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 319
Posted By H F
What size wheels came from the factory ? I don"t...

What size wheels came from the factory ? I don"t think the car came with 16's , . A taller side wall will have a big effect on side wall roll ,, especially into and exiting out of turns . It can...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-22-2015, 12:47 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 468
Posted By H F
Good deal, smart move . Relocate...

Good deal, smart move .




Relocate the modules to the side panels . Easy 1 hour job , then no worries ..
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-22-2015, 08:19 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 250
Posted By H F
No , it means that your not getting power to the...

No , it means that your not getting power to the solinoid wire from the ignition for some reason . You need to run diagnostics to pull codes if any to trouble shoot .
And yes , if the starter...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-22-2015, 08:05 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 468
Posted By H F
Check the coolant vent hose from the expansion...

Check the coolant vent hose from the expansion tank that leads to the purging fittings on the heads . There is a plastic y fitting that gets super brittle and cracks that's located under the...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-22-2015, 07:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 328
Posted By H F
Your welcome Sir, happy to help .... That's...

Your welcome Sir, happy to help ....
That's great ! Actually I was wondering if it worked or not , glad it did .. Can't beat that fix !
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-22-2015, 07:42 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 333
Posted By H F
Once you remove the well cover there is an exit...

Once you remove the well cover there is an exit hose . You can run weed wacker wire up the tube . Then gently blow air thru the drain tube . Also you should check and clean out the sunroof drains...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-21-2015, 05:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 250
Posted By H F
If the starter is good , it will turn the...

If the starter is good , it will turn the flywheel and rotate the engine . If its bad it wont turn..
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-21-2015, 03:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 250
Posted By H F
You have to disconnect the solinoid wire and run...

You have to disconnect the solinoid wire and run ( jump ) direct power to the starter solinoid off the bolt connected to the power lead cable . .
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