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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-26-2015, 05:10 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 124
Posted By kskane
Error Code 2883 - Why BMW WHY :dunno:

Hi guys, in the past 4 days (500K's) I have got the same error twice already. In the first instance there were about 10 different error and upon clearing, today after 4 days, only one of them came...
Forum: 5 Series DIY 02-26-2015, 05:00 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 11,460
Posted By kskane
Hi there Bluehorse, I just happen to read this...

Hi there Bluehorse, I just happen to read this post and saw your questions. Here are the answers;
1. In order to get engine belt and AC belt, you need access to the car from below. Also, to get...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-06-2015, 02:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 604
Posted By kskane
Thanks, but due to really small gap to access the...

Thanks, but due to really small gap to access the connector or the sleeve, is there a trick or way to seat the sleeve properly? I am going to try today again for the second time, just wondering if...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 02-05-2015, 04:49 AM
Replies: 55
All BMWs SP-Daten v50.2
Views: 11,643
Posted By kskane
Hey shawn, Can you please PM me the Latest...

Hey shawn,

Can you please PM me the Latest E60 Daten? Thanks a lot.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-05-2015, 01:10 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 604
Posted By kskane
Is there a way to test the TCU while the...

Is there a way to test the TCU while the mechatronik is out of the gear box.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-01-2015, 07:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 604
Posted By kskane
Could it be possible, the TCU is dead and to test...

Could it be possible, the TCU is dead and to test it for verification.

The electric connector sits nicely, although the gap is 3+ and that is how it was with old sleeve when it was working. But...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-01-2015, 01:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 604
Posted By kskane
Images...for above

Images...for above
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-01-2015, 01:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 604
Posted By kskane
Guys, I need help. To fix the issue above, I got...

Guys, I need help. To fix the issue above, I got the solenoid kit, sealing adapter, sealing sleeve and a new transmission pan. Changed everything, and then during the second step of oil fill, turned...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-28-2015, 06:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 139
Posted By kskane
Check the break pad are the right size and use...

Check the break pad are the right size and use brake pad grease on the edge.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-28-2015, 05:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 604
Posted By kskane
More on this, the issue is only related to...

More on this, the issue is only related to downshift from 5-4 while going downhill. Does not matter whether I shift manually or automatic, the 4th gear engagement slips with the ratio error.

Is it...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-28-2015, 02:17 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 604
Posted By kskane
I don't believe that sticky address this...

I don't believe that sticky address this particular issue.

It happened again today on the way back home from work. More details, until the gear shifter is in automatic all goes well, but the...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-27-2015, 04:40 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 604
Posted By kskane
Okay, pulled out the disappeared message from the...

Okay, pulled out the disappeared message from the car. Can anyone tell me if this is serious or just a coincidence?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-27-2015, 04:03 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 604
Posted By kskane
Transmission FailSafe!

Hi Guys, I have been keep the transmission oil changed since 80KM regularly at 30-35KM and now I am on 206KM's. Last two transmission oil change were done using german FEBI oil that is gauranteed...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-27-2015, 03:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 436
Posted By kskane
Try ECSTunning website and no you don't need...

Try ECSTunning website and no you don't need genuine stuff, but definitely german OEM brand.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-24-2015, 03:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 507
Posted By kskane
Does the alternator has a gasket? What part...

Does the alternator has a gasket? What part number is it? Is this preventive maintenance?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-24-2015, 03:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 389
Posted By kskane
Does any one knows how to check the level of...

Does any one knows how to check the level of freons (R-134) in the car? I mean, does the AC system has enough gas (freons) or not? Does the level of freons go down over a decade without any leak???
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-24-2015, 05:38 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 389
Posted By kskane
So, are you saying I am leaking AC gas (R-134)? ...

So, are you saying I am leaking AC gas (R-134)? I would doubt the leak, because if that is the case, why am I freezing sometimes, but not enough cold other times?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-24-2015, 05:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 186
Posted By kskane
So in this case, Castrol LMM grease meant for...

So in this case, Castrol LMM grease meant for ball joints should do the job or any other grease that indicates to be applicable for ball joint should be fine?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-23-2015, 08:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 186
Posted By kskane
Ball joint Grease

Hi Guys, I read BMW recommends lithium based "White" grease for ball joints. Here is OZ, the white grease is only available as spray, not something I can use to apply with hand. Does anyone know if...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-23-2015, 07:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 389
Posted By kskane
Okay, after turning DIY'r for over an year now...

Okay, after turning DIY'r for over an year now and thanks to all the good people on this forum, I thought I knew a little about my car. But from you just above, it sounds like a foreign language...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-23-2015, 06:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 436
Posted By kskane
I just did mine couple of days ago, was going to...

I just did mine couple of days ago, was going to write up a DIY. It is not the easiest one to do, but the not most hardest one either, scale it 6or7 on the hard scale. My cost in parts was under...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-21-2015, 06:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 389
Posted By kskane
That will happen if you press the Auto button...

That will happen if you press the Auto button with AC on. But problem I am trying to figure out is different.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-21-2015, 06:35 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 571
Posted By kskane
My E60 is on 205KM's, and I just did all fluids...

My E60 is on 205KM's, and I just did all fluids and the CCV. If the CCV has not been done before, definately do it, cause I could not get one hose/pipe out in one peice. Everything cracked into...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-21-2015, 06:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 296
Posted By kskane
You can use Febi coolant, if that is available. ...

You can use Febi coolant, if that is available. It is OEM BMW.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-19-2015, 05:50 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 389
Posted By kskane
AC has a BRAIN of its own!

Hi Guys, here is OZ, the summer can be really hot. My early E60 with M54 engine is 11 years old now and the AC works perfectly fine. But, on some summer days I have noticed that the AC will lose all...
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