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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-27-2016, 10:13 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 225
Posted By aungmaw
Lost wheel lock (550i 2008)

I lost a wheel lock on 550i 2008. I understood there are different sizes with varying teeth count I believe. If anyone has a similar car, and knows a specific model/code for this wheel lock would...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-28-2016, 06:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 393
Posted By aungmaw
Yes, thanks. I got drill bits and will try it...

Yes, thanks. I got drill bits and will try it soon. So far no leak.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-28-2016, 10:33 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,437
Posted By aungmaw
Camshaft position sensor electrical pin was loose...

Camshaft position sensor electrical pin was loose and I just corrected now. Back at 500/rpm. All good at 100% now. Now really enjoying all the hard work! Thanks to HF, MiCakes and everyone.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-28-2016, 07:22 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,437
Posted By aungmaw
Hi All, I got "P0393 - Camshaft Position Sensor...

Hi All, I got "P0393 - Camshaft Position Sensor 'B' Circuit High Bank 2". Please let me know that could be related to high 700/rpm. If I reset this, would it be back to normal at 500/rpm?
Many...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-27-2016, 02:59 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,437
Posted By aungmaw
After three long weeks of Valve and Upper timing...

After three long weeks of Valve and Upper timing cover replacement, today I managed to start the engine. I used to have around 500/rpm at idle position before, but it is now around 700/rpm. It...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-24-2016, 05:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 393
Posted By aungmaw
Ok Thanks HF.

Ok Thanks HF.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-24-2016, 03:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 393
Posted By aungmaw
Broken bolt inside upper timing cover (550i 2008)

Hi All, One of the bolt on upper timing cover broke and thread is now stuck inside the thread hole. Only bolt head came out. I was using torque spec 7.3 ft/lb but device was not clicking as it...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-23-2016, 01:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 463
Posted By aungmaw
Hi Jim165, Did you actually had to unplug the oil...

Hi Jim165, Did you actually had to unplug the oil cooler lines attached to the fan assembly to remove alternator? I was thinking about it but oil cooler lines are held by a bracket (yellow circle in...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-23-2016, 01:26 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,437
Posted By aungmaw
Hi HF, Finally I managed to put back the valve...

Hi HF, Finally I managed to put back the valve covers and it was a hell of a work. I walked away several times after frustration. I started with Victor Reinz gaskets and they were little bit...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-23-2016, 10:31 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 594
Posted By aungmaw
20 I am finalizing upper timing case and...

20

I am finalizing upper timing case and valve cover on exact 2008/550i. It was a trial and error, but was possible with help from people like HF and many others on this forum. It is nearly two...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-23-2016, 04:22 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 463
Posted By aungmaw
Ok thanks.

Ok thanks.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-22-2016, 11:06 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 463
Posted By aungmaw
Great. Thanks for your info. Was you able to...

Great. Thanks for your info. Was you able to pull out the Alternator by just unscrewing two bolts attached to it? I may have to replace alternator too.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-21-2016, 04:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 463
Posted By aungmaw
Thanks Lederhosen, I see a picture for the...

Thanks Lederhosen, I see a picture for the black holder, so this right on spot and will try it shortly. For the holder above alternator I have included two pictures attached after re-installation....
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-21-2016, 09:05 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 559
Posted By aungmaw
Hi HF, Did you meant to use 16mm socket and...

Hi HF, Did you meant to use 16mm socket and breaker bar to turn the crank through vacuum pump hole? Thanks.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-21-2016, 08:58 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 463
Posted By aungmaw
Lost position of Cable Holders (550i 2008)

Hi All, After replacing upper timing cover, I lost position of two cable holders attached in the pictures. Should have taken some pictures.


1. Silver holder came right above from the...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-20-2016, 04:07 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 559
Posted By aungmaw
Ok Thanks. I have already done entire upper...

Ok Thanks. I have already done entire upper timing and valve cover gaskets but oil pressure switch seems to be a main source of leak.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-20-2016, 04:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 559
Posted By aungmaw
Thanks Tx550, How was the Vacuum pump...

Thanks Tx550, How was the Vacuum pump reinstalled? There is a little flap in the front and it would not fit into the groove.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-19-2016, 07:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 559
Posted By aungmaw
Thanks HF, Is it a common leak from Oil Pressure...

Thanks HF, Is it a common leak from Oil Pressure Switch? Perhaps, oil was coming from there, since AC pipe would not leak oils like that.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-19-2016, 04:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 559
Posted By aungmaw
Oil leak from the line below Vacuum pump (550i 2008)

I have shown the pictures where the leak is coming from. I'm not sure what that pipe is for and how to fix it. It is right below Vacuum pump on the driver side. Any help is greatly appreciated.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-17-2016, 08:12 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,437
Posted By aungmaw
Ok. Would try again tomorrow. You guys are...

Ok. Would try again tomorrow. You guys are fantastic.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-17-2016, 07:51 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,437
Posted By aungmaw
Great. Perfect. Could you please confirm bracket...

Great. Perfect. Could you please confirm bracket circled in yellow in attached picture is the one you took off? Thanks a lot.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-17-2016, 09:06 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,437
Posted By aungmaw
MiCakes, What tools did you use to unscrew the...

MiCakes, What tools did you use to unscrew the oil cooler line bracket? I have been trying with L shape T25 for few days now but no luck. Also tried to access from the bottom but no clear path. ...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-16-2016, 01:42 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,437
Posted By aungmaw
@HF, I'm having hard time putting valve cover...

@HF, I'm having hard time putting valve cover back. Spark plug domes would not go through the end into the slot on the valve cover side. I started by plugging spark plug domes at the cylendar end...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-16-2016, 01:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 711
Posted By aungmaw
Do you meant leaked on BMW genuine gasket? RTV...

Do you meant leaked on BMW genuine gasket? RTV is a must to have as far as I know no matter which gasket it is!
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-15-2016, 02:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 711
Posted By aungmaw
I just returned VIctor reinz gaskets as they...

I just returned VIctor reinz gaskets as they didn't fit. It was loose and kept falling when the cover was mounted. It was also about 2mm longer in the groove and just would not fit. Would try with...
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