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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-13-2014, 10:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 189
Posted By 6825786
How old is the battery? I would check with the...

How old is the battery? I would check with the battery first if all is ok then check the alternator to make sure adequate charge is being delivered to the battery. I have read that a low battery...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-13-2014, 08:12 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 108
Posted By 6825786
operating temperature on 545

Hello all for those running a bit hot on your N62

About a month ago and up until just recently, my 545 was running at 105-108 C. Even though, these temps are considered normal, I felt that it...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-03-2014, 08:21 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 172
Posted By 6825786
Have you tried to manually reset the drive?

Have you tried to manually reset the drive?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-26-2014, 07:14 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 559
Posted By 6825786
speaking from experience...DRIVE THE CAR!!!! I...

speaking from experience...DRIVE THE CAR!!!! I used to baby my 5 and drive it less than 3k/ year....you know how I was repaid??? Failing seals due to lack of lubrication...failing ac unit, and the...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-25-2014, 06:04 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 203
Posted By 6825786
hi there, I had an intermittent charing...

hi there, I had an intermittent charing situation from my alternator. The only difference is that it did not show a malfunction light associated to the alternator. Instead the airbag light...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-11-2014, 04:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 202
Posted By 6825786
try to reset it...the light refers to active...

try to reset it...the light refers to active steering. I believe it has a picture of a steering wheel with an exclamation mark next to it. If so, start the far turn steering all the way to the left...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-09-2014, 08:25 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 485
Posted By 6825786
Hope you have deep pockets!

Hope you have deep pockets!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-01-2014, 07:48 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 147
Posted By 6825786
could it be the alternator? Or have you had that...

could it be the alternator? Or have you had that changed? I know when mine started to flicker, I swapped.out the alternator , battery and the battery relay which is located on your fuse panel in...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-24-2014, 11:18 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 327
Posted By 6825786
I would get a cigarette lighter voltmeter and see...

I would get a cigarette lighter voltmeter and see what the charge first thing after string for 24 hrs and then when it's running.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-24-2014, 08:46 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 327
Posted By 6825786
How old is the battery? Multiple faults at one...

How old is the battery? Multiple faults at one time could be a sign of a low battery charge.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-20-2014, 12:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 337
Posted By 6825786
Thanks for posting HF, was ins bit of a rush! ...

Thanks for posting HF, was ins bit of a rush! Cheers!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-20-2014, 04:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 337
Posted By 6825786
Hi there, please search in this forum ..perhaps "...

Hi there, please search in this forum ..perhaps " tips and tricks" for the procedure to display engine temps via the secret menu .
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-18-2014, 10:14 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 12,654
Posted By 6825786
Hello all, This is a great way to get that...

Hello all,

This is a great way to get that low and rumble! I have a 545 and used the vacuum line process as previously shown, and it sounds fantastic. You not only get the low end melody, but...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-16-2014, 08:00 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,397
Posted By 6825786
[QUOTE=justinb7116;8343764]Is it just me or does...

[QUOTE=justinb7116;8343764]Is it just me or does anyone else miss their car when they are away on vacation? We are down in Florida for 2 weeks and I really miss my car. I know this may sound crazy to...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-07-2014, 05:00 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 458
Posted By 6825786
[QUOTE=A B Able Truck;8325392]I hope you're...

[QUOTE=A B Able Truck;8325392]I hope you're mechanically inclined, own tools and know someone who will ship you parts at a good rate. Don't mean to sound like an *ss but this is only the start of...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-20-2014, 11:01 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 29,090
Posted By 6825786
I just bought this ...

I just bought this

http://cgi.ebay.ca/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=231131036820#ht_3551wt_1103

BMW USB OBD Diagnostic cable INPA Ediabas BMW DIS v57 SSS v32 GT1BMW USB OBD Diagnostic cable...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-19-2014, 05:18 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 29,090
Posted By 6825786
hi there, I did not have any luck with the...

hi there,
I did not have any luck with the maxidiag 802..although it it is able to read and diagnose so many different functions...sadly though, air bag reset for the e60 was not one of them. I...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-18-2014, 01:27 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 29,090
Posted By 6825786
Hi there,, can you send me the link of the...

Hi there,,

can you send me the link of the one you purchased please? If the Maxidiag does not work, I might have to go this route and perhaps take you up on the step by step instructions?
...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-18-2014, 11:12 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 29,090
Posted By 6825786
I have a 2004 545. Already had the seat mat...

I have a 2004 545. Already had the seat mat issue remedied. Just so happened when I changed the battery, I got the dreaded air bag light! I just bought the Maxidiag 802 elite DS..hopefully I can...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-11-2014, 04:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 613
Posted By 6825786
Smile good point!

good point!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-10-2014, 05:11 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 613
Posted By 6825786
Could it be the valve stem seals? The symptoms...

Could it be the valve stem seals? The symptoms you describe are similar to others who have had their seals fail.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-08-2014, 11:22 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 592
Posted By 6825786
I bought the Pedal Box because I could not handle...

I bought the Pedal Box because I could not handle the lag everytime I shifted gears. THIS UNIT DOES NOT BOOST HP BY ANY MEANS but does offer a much better drive and response. I drove the car last...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-07-2014, 04:44 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 592
Posted By 6825786
agreed. I have a PedalBox and I have no idea why...

agreed. I have a PedalBox and I have no idea why I did not buy one sooner. I chose this over SprintBooster as it has more settings to fine tune the throttle response. The car feels totally...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-24-2014, 05:18 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,079
Posted By 6825786
[QUOTE=H F;8165650] I will try to find the...

[QUOTE=H F;8165650]

I will try to find the link ...i simply copied and pasted what I had posted a while back. Damn! Should have added the site into favorites!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-23-2014, 12:03 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,079
Posted By 6825786
Hi there, I also had a temp issue. A while back...

Hi there, I also had a temp issue. A while back you responded to the concern I had. As a refresher, I found the below information based on a 645. Same engine of course
Series 645Ci (N62) Coupe...
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