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Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-01-2015, 11:19 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 157
Posted By Zulu95
The newer headlights use a different xenon...

The newer headlights use a different xenon ballast and a single 12 pin plug that powers all the lights in the unit plus the auto-level motor. Adaptive headlight feature further complicates the mix.
...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 06-25-2015, 08:13 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 426
Posted By Zulu95
High beams lights are not usually fitted with...

High beams lights are not usually fitted with Xenon because of the restrictions of how Xenon works. Bi-xenon system was developed to overcome these difficulties.
Most likely the bulb is a...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 06-25-2015, 05:54 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 155
Posted By Zulu95
Just a guess: Bi-xenon SOP.

Just a guess: Bi-xenon SOP.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 06-13-2015, 02:33 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 219
Posted By Zulu95
Check this out: ...

Check this out:
http://www.ebay.com/itm/BMW-E53-X5-series-LCM-3-LIGHTING-LIGHT-HEADLAMP-CONTROL-MODULE-LCM3-LCM-III-/281305069388?hash=item417f16b74c&vxp=mtr

Do a search for programing the LKM...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 06-07-2015, 10:02 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 266
Posted By Zulu95
2006 most likely needs battery to be registered...

2006 most likely needs battery to be registered to vehicle.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 05-29-2015, 01:17 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 247
Posted By Zulu95
You might need to try a search here and at...

You might need to try a search here and at xoutpost. LOTS of info. Be warned this could get to be very expensive.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 05-20-2015, 04:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 278
Posted By Zulu95
Do a search for BMW VIN decoder. I think somebody...

Do a search for BMW VIN decoder. I think somebody on xoutpost either posted a link or has access. That should tell you exactly what the vehicle came with new.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 05-19-2015, 12:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 264
Posted By Zulu95
Try here: ...

Try here:

http://www.realoem.com/bmw/enUS/showparts?id=FA53-USA-01-2001-E53-BMW-X5_30i&diagId=11_2170
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 05-19-2015, 06:00 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 260
Posted By Zulu95
Belt broke, pump has no fluid, pump failed, hose...

Belt broke, pump has no fluid, pump failed, hose ruptured, rack seals failed. But these are only guesses, best bet is crack the hood and look for clues.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 05-18-2015, 02:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 241
Posted By Zulu95
You need to buy the proper BMW X5 hitch wiring...

You need to buy the proper BMW X5 hitch wiring kit that interfaces with the vehicle electronics. The item you list looks like it is a converter to Flat 4 plug.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 05-18-2015, 11:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 148
Posted By Zulu95
The pic is from RealOEm.com. If another makers...

The pic is from RealOEm.com. If another makers pump matches everything you see then it should work out for you.

http://i49.photobucket.com/albums/f295/Zulu95/X5_fuel_pump_zpsieavwbxa.jpg...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 05-17-2015, 06:22 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,662
Posted By Zulu95
I think Qs7 posted this some time ago: ...

I think Qs7 posted this some time ago:

http://i49.photobucket.com/albums/f295/Zulu95/Battery%20Safety%20Terminal%20%20BST%20illustration_zpscnpyp1s7.jpg...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 05-15-2015, 03:59 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 290
Posted By Zulu95
Do a search on BMW dash pixel repair. Should be...

Do a search on BMW dash pixel repair. Should be well covered.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 05-10-2015, 06:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 407
Posted By Zulu95
http://www.teletrac.co.uk/about-teletrac/

http://www.teletrac.co.uk/about-teletrac/
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 05-05-2015, 05:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 407
Posted By Zulu95
You could try here: ...

You could try here:

http://www.teletrac.co.uk/about-teletrac/contact
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-19-2015, 08:25 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 524
Posted By Zulu95
You could be buying a world of pain. Get a good...

You could be buying a world of pain. Get a good and comprehensive inspection done before you put any money out. At that mileage it could be due some big ticket repairs in the very near future. Add to...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-17-2015, 08:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 418
Posted By Zulu95
Power at the light sockets? Try change out the...

Power at the light sockets? Try change out the bulbs.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-16-2015, 06:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 248
Posted By Zulu95
If memory serves: No fuses. The Light Kontrol...

If memory serves: No fuses. The Light Kontrol Module (LKM) controls the light functions. If you do not have power either you have a wiring fault or a faulty LKM. If you are up for it then invest in...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-12-2015, 10:38 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 199
Posted By Zulu95
Try: 61 32 6 901 961 That's what I have on...

Try:
61 32 6 901 961

That's what I have on the box of my old switch.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-06-2015, 12:25 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 284
Posted By Zulu95
Do a search on xoutpost.com. Plenty of post from...

Do a search on xoutpost.com. Plenty of post from those who have done it.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-04-2015, 08:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 368
Posted By Zulu95
Get the codes read and report back.

Get the codes read and report back.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 03-15-2015, 01:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 224
Posted By Zulu95
Have the battery and alternator checked. If...

Have the battery and alternator checked. If everything is OK there then start to look for other problems.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 03-11-2015, 02:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 482
Posted By Zulu95
A few ideas for you: ...

A few ideas for you:

http://www.xoutpost.com/articles/x5/lights/9603-adding-rear-fog-lights-2005-x5.html...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 03-11-2015, 12:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 482
Posted By Zulu95
Rear Fog Lights.

Rear Fog Lights.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-15-2015, 02:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 231
Posted By Zulu95
http://www.realoem.com/bmw/showparts.do?model=FA53...

http://www.realoem.com/bmw/showparts.do?model=FA53&mospid=47745&btnr=13_0902&hg=13&fg=20
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