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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-12-2014, 07:11 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 320
Posted By jjp735i
+1 on this. But being a kid again in a 545i is...

+1 on this. But being a kid again in a 545i is sooooo much fun. :rofl:
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-12-2014, 06:42 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 98
Posted By jjp735i
Airbag Module

Ok, I'll start from the beginning. I've always had a airbag light since I got the car. It was a stage 1 passenger fault/ front airbag.

Decided to get PA Soft 1.4 to try and find out why my...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 11-04-2014, 03:01 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 738
Posted By jjp735i
I can only give my opinion, but they are 2...

I can only give my opinion, but they are 2 different cars totally. I have a 03 325xi and 05 545i and all I can say is the 5 series is way nicer in every way. Handles better, drives smoother, of...
Forum: BMW i3 / i8 / ActiveE 10-09-2014, 07:28 AM
Replies: 4
I8
Views: 553
Posted By jjp735i
I8

Spotted my frist I8 at the store yesterday. What a great looking car. To bad I'll never be able to afford one.

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/picture.php?albumid=10718&pictureid=45773
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-08-2014, 12:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 206
Posted By jjp735i
get one of these ...

get one of these

http://www.amazon.com/iOttie-Windshield-Dashboard-Holder-HLCRIO101/dp/B007FH716W

I love mine, and it has only fallen off the dash maybe twice in the year I've had it. seems if...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-24-2014, 08:47 AM
Replies: 2,327
Views: 19,745
Posted By jjp735i
I have nothing to say:yawn:

I have nothing to say:yawn:
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-22-2014, 08:10 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 302
Posted By jjp735i
Already have Torque Pro and a bluetooth OBD....

Already have Torque Pro and a bluetooth OBD. Works great, but can't code anything. With BMWhat and a direct cable from my android I can code. Just don't want to pay the $37.00 cable directly from...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-21-2014, 01:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 302
Posted By jjp735i
BMWhat and which cable

I been looking at getting this app, but it states you need to use a direct cable with an android phone to do coding.

Does anyone know which cable I need to buy. They have one on there site for...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-17-2014, 03:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 509
Posted By jjp735i
I've read the thread you are talking about and...

I've read the thread you are talking about and didn't throw any money at the problem, except for the 15 dollars I spent on the ICV valve. I've canceled the dealer visit for now to see what happens. ...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-16-2014, 09:58 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 509
Posted By jjp735i
Update

Sunday I installed a used, but working ICV valve. 3 days and over 150 miles and no lights. Wierd how a faulty ICV vavle could cause the ABS?Brake/Traction lights.

Looks like my BMW C110 code...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-15-2014, 05:31 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 130
Posted By jjp735i
DISA connector Metal Clip

Does anyone know where to get the metal clip that holds the electrial connector for the DISA. Of course I dropped mine and for the life of me cannot find it. I've searhed high and low and can't find...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-10-2014, 11:13 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 509
Posted By jjp735i
Ok, so today the lights came on yet again. Made a...

Ok, so today the lights came on yet again. Made a appointment at the BMW dealer because I'm tried of reading 18 million threads with a billion different solutions.

One reoccuring problem that...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-10-2014, 05:09 AM
Replies: 463
Views: 82,931
Posted By jjp735i
http://garage.bimmerfest.com/photo.php?action=view...

http://garage.bimmerfest.com/photo.php?action=viewphoto&PhId=e6d87524a5ae4b9be7f1c5a588940210
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-10-2014, 05:07 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 407
Posted By jjp735i
Welcome to the 545i club and bimmerfest. I've had...

Welcome to the 545i club and bimmerfest. I've had my 05 545i for almost 3 years and the V8 is an great engine.

Still enjoy getting in my everyday.

Like others have already stated, keep up on...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-04-2014, 06:15 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 509
Posted By jjp735i
Stopped by a local INDY shop and the best his...

Stopped by a local INDY shop and the best his reader would come up with was these three codes

Am i screwed. Was going to try and clean the front wheel sensor, but if that doesn't work looks like...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-03-2014, 08:13 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 509
Posted By jjp735i
I never had to run my scan tool for ABS or such...

I never had to run my scan tool for ABS or such so I don't know if it ever connected. Going to have codes ran today to see if I can narrow it down.

I don't think the module is bad, because it...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-03-2014, 05:22 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 509
Posted By jjp735i
Traction/ Brake/ ABS Lights Updated

I've been having this problem over the last few weeks were these lights come on. Going to try and have the codes read today, because my C110 reader keeps gving me an error when trying to read ABS...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-26-2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,064
Posted By jjp735i
I just did the pads on my 325xi and used Wearever...

I just did the pads on my 325xi and used Wearever thermoguiet and am very pleased with them. Seem just like original pads. Yes they do dust, but I read way to many complaits about losing bite when...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-18-2014, 05:16 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,206
Posted By jjp735i
I had active steering on my 88 735i and now have...

I had active steering on my 88 735i and now have it on my 545i and i love it. No spinning the wheel a million times to park and higher speeds it just feels great, especially in the the bends.

When...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-18-2014, 03:10 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 237
Posted By jjp735i
545i V8 owners

About 3 weeks ago I replace my Crankcase Vent valves due to Check engine light and Increased emissions warmer. Also this is what my code reader gave me was the problem.

Well it seems to have fixed...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-09-2014, 03:33 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 10,734
Posted By jjp735i
I did my front last summer with these and still...

I did my front last summer with these and still working perfect. I always make sure I buy the ones with metal backing. In fact I just bought one for my right rear to do today.

Good luck.
...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-25-2014, 03:15 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 260
Posted By jjp735i
crankcase vent valves

I got some new valves installed yesterday, but the new ones I bought didn't have the vent tube to attach the vent lines. I used the old caps and broke off one tab. Seems to hold tight still.
...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-30-2014, 03:10 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 372
Posted By jjp735i
It will never reset unless you replace the...

It will never reset unless you replace the sensor, trust me I know. Mine did the same thing, but went to -9000. New sensor and bamm. Worked like a charm.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-20-2014, 04:53 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 563
Posted By jjp735i
If you do a google search you would have seen...

If you do a google search you would have seen that the dealer is the only option. I've seen people post anywhere from 150 to 225 for replacement keys. Sorry, but your going to have to bit bullet...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-12-2014, 02:56 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 183
Posted By jjp735i
05 545i increased emissions

So I got a check engine light and the increased emissions the other day. What worries me is twice a noticed when I pull out a puff of blue smoke coming out exhaust, very little but enough to notice....
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