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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-13-2015, 02:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 262
Posted By aungmaw
Fault code P0128 - Coolant Temp Below Thermostat Regulating Temperature is GONE!

I had P0128 - "Coolant Thermostat (Coolant Temp Below Thermostat Regulating Temperature)" fault code for about 2 weeks and I reset with Torque app. SES light would not disappear immediate after...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-09-2015, 10:09 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,646
Posted By aungmaw
@HF. Thanks. Not so sure it is located in the...

@HF. Thanks. Not so sure it is located in the same position for 550i 2008 model. I went all over the place and could not locate the plug.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-09-2015, 08:29 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 333
Posted By aungmaw
Thanks both @RIHI and @banglenot.

Thanks both @RIHI and @banglenot.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-09-2015, 06:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 333
Posted By aungmaw
@banglenot. Thanks. I will not reuse drained...

@banglenot. Thanks. I will not reuse drained coolant, but have got new coolant to refill. Do you think I would get about 90% of coolant from radiator cap alone?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-09-2015, 06:08 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,646
Posted By aungmaw
It is now a year and I still could not locate...

It is now a year and I still could not locate engine drain plug for N62 (V8) 550i 2008. If anyone could give precise location of engine drain plug would be greatly appreciated.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-09-2015, 05:56 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 333
Posted By aungmaw
@cmyachtie, Thanks for your reply. I flushed...

@cmyachtie, Thanks for your reply. I flushed coolant last year. From what I know 90% of coolant would come out of radiator.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-09-2015, 05:54 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,865
Posted By aungmaw
@Michael201193, After you drained coolant from...

@Michael201193, After you drained coolant from radiator, did more coolant came out when you disconnect thermostat hose? Thanks.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-09-2015, 04:39 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 333
Posted By aungmaw
Coolant flush for changing Thermostat

I'm changing a thermostat on 2008 BMW 550i V8 E60 model and just wanted to know draining coolant from radiator would be enough? Is it true that 90% of the coolant would come out of radiator? Can I...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-30-2014, 09:57 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,646
Posted By aungmaw
Hi, Is this for 550i V8 model? Bentley manuals...

Hi, Is this for 550i V8 model? Bentley manuals says to remove splash shields, which I tried and can't see to find it anywhere. Removing the fender liner would work? Thanks,
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-30-2014, 06:46 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,646
Posted By aungmaw
Hi, Is this for 550i V8 model? Bentley manuals...

Hi, Is this for 550i V8 model? Bentley manuals says to remove splash shields, which I tried and can't see to find it anywhere. Removing the fender liner would work? Thanks,
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-27-2014, 01:12 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,646
Posted By aungmaw
Ok. Thanks. I think that explains why I have a...

Ok. Thanks. I think that explains why I have a different look.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-27-2014, 11:28 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,646
Posted By aungmaw
@fatfish, So it does not even requires to remove...

@fatfish, So it does not even requires to remove the splash shields at the bottom? Thanks,
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-27-2014, 11:19 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,646
Posted By aungmaw
Hi, What is the year, model of BMW in your...

Hi, What is the year, model of BMW in your picture? My 550i 2008. I see another empty bolt hole in your picture next to the drain plug. In my case I only see one and not so sure I'm looking the...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-26-2014, 07:14 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,646
Posted By aungmaw
Picture

@HF, Thank you. I took the picture and just wanted to confirm I 'm looking at the same location. I took the picture from driver side. May be I took it from the different angle so it looks little...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-26-2014, 02:54 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,646
Posted By aungmaw
I removed both the splash shield and...

I removed both the splash shield and reinforcement plate. But I can't still find the Engine drain plug. Where is it exactly located? Many thanks.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 09-07-2013, 08:24 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,880
Posted By aungmaw
P1327 Knock Sensor 2 (Bank 1) Low Input

I'm getting Service Engine Light and got a fault code "P1327
Knock Sensor 2 (Bank 1) Low Input". Couple of months ago I overfilled engine oil about 1/2 quarts, and iDrive was showing "Oil Level Too...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-03-2012, 06:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,504
Posted By aungmaw
I wish that I was lying. :rofl:

I wish that I was lying. :rofl:
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-03-2012, 06:34 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,504
Posted By aungmaw
How did you measure 14mpg in the city? I reset...

How did you measure 14mpg in the city? I reset the trip indicator today and drove in the city and it comes about 18mpg according to the computer screen. But, I lost about 2 units in fuel gauge...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-03-2012, 02:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,504
Posted By aungmaw
I'm trying to understand other similar cars have...

I'm trying to understand other similar cars have the same MPG just to be sure I 'm not the only one. I have heard even M5's get 10MPG/city so thought it is strange with my car 6 MPG in the city.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-03-2012, 02:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,504
Posted By aungmaw
I know visual observation of fuel gauge may not...

I know visual observation of fuel gauge may not be exactly accurate but it should give ball park figures. I reset the total miles as the needle reach on each unit on both high ways and in the city. ...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-02-2012, 08:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,504
Posted By aungmaw
If I get about 13 MPG in city, I will be happy...

If I get about 13 MPG in city, I will be happy but 5~6 is quite low. Not so sure there could be any problems I should look into!
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-02-2012, 08:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,504
Posted By aungmaw
Very Low MPG in the city (550i 2008)

I'm getting ridiculously log MPG in the city. I calculated base on the number of miles driven and fuel gauge indicator. After careful observation, I found out that 1 unit of fuel gauge was used...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-31-2012, 06:29 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,127
Posted By aungmaw
How many inches should it overlap between B1 and...

How many inches should it overlap between B1 and B2?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-31-2012, 06:14 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,127
Posted By aungmaw
@seemyad, Wow so detailed and very nice approach.

@seemyad, Wow so detailed and very nice approach.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-29-2012, 04:40 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,691
Posted By aungmaw
Hi, I used to have same experience with my old...

Hi, I used to have same experience with my old 330i and it was a combination of tires and control arm. I replaced the control arm but that doesn't go away the shaking. Then I replaced the new set...
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