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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) Today, 11:58 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 354
Posted By bmwrider2010
all you need is to clear vin and mileage in used...

all you need is to clear vin and mileage in used cluster then stick it to your car and code with your settings. you can do it with r270 programmer + sop8 clip if you don't want desolder chip, clear...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-11-2014, 02:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 268
Posted By bmwrider2010
I see now. good point for anybody who is going to...

I see now. good point for anybody who is going to do it. I was about to investigate but found the way to carry on, so left it as is
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-09-2014, 07:47 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 7,506
Posted By bmwrider2010
I did mine alternator bracket myself on 550i in...

I did mine alternator bracket myself on 550i in about 3 hrs time. how can an indy shop spent 8.5 hrs?
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-09-2014, 12:53 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 5,889
Posted By bmwrider2010
Red and blacks are made by Elring this is what...

Red and blacks are made by Elring this is what Martin has in his video. Oem no change same seals i dont know who makes oem seals but Febi ones same colour as OEM
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-08-2014, 02:52 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 7,506
Posted By bmwrider2010
$2500 for alternator bracket and vcg??? so about...

$2500 for alternator bracket and vcg??? so about $2300 for labour. this can be done in 5 hrs
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-07-2014, 01:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 268
Posted By bmwrider2010
picture 16 will explain why old valve stems hard...

picture 16 will explain why old valve stems hard to get out because old rubber is stuck you can see some of old rubber left
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-07-2014, 01:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 268
Posted By bmwrider2010
A little write up about replacing valve stem seals with AGA tool kit on N62 550i

Ok, here is my write up about my experience replacing valve stem seals with AGA tool kit on N62 engine 550i.


The entire job is a pain no wonder it is an expensive job. It took me about 26 hrs...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 08-31-2013, 12:19 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 5,889
Posted By bmwrider2010
how many in total stem seals needs to be replaced...

how many in total stem seals needs to be replaced only 16 exhaust valves seals or inlet valves seals as well?
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 05-18-2013, 03:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,235
Posted By bmwrider2010
same problem stuck on 99.9% anybody

same problem stuck on 99.9% anybody
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 05-14-2013, 09:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,235
Posted By bmwrider2010
very slow speed anybody

very slow speed anybody
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-20-2011, 05:22 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,810
Posted By bmwrider2010
E46 3.0i ignition switch wiring where is positive? (photo)

hi all,

can some one explain ignition switch wirings on e46 trying to find positive + lead
there are 5 leads in socket number 2 - pink, 5 -red/blue, 6 - red/green, 8 - black/blue, 9 - green.
...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-01-2011, 01:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,381
Posted By bmwrider2010
to pull cluster out (make sure car is off)...

to pull cluster out (make sure car is off) unscrew x2 screws (torx) just above cluster and pul it out, disconnect wirings.
it is not sealed, unscrew and remove back cluster panel (torx again), get...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 01-01-2011, 08:41 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,381
Posted By bmwrider2010
sorted now. took me about 15min. live data is...

sorted now. took me about 15min.
live data is correct
the pointer on rpm clock should sit on 0, mine for unknown reason dropped below so had to readjust it back to 0
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-31-2010, 09:59 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,381
Posted By bmwrider2010
e46 330 idle problem 400 rpm

hi all,

i have read many topics already but still have got my problem on e46 330 ci m54 engine 110k miles.
it starts fine no warning lights or else, but after couple minutes rpm drops as low as...
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