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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-19-2016, 08:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 480
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Yes, i actually found HID planet last night and...

Yes, i actually found HID planet last night and was reading through some stuff. I mean, if bulbs last 10 years normally how much life could it possibly take off?? Haha! Even if its half, 5years is...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-19-2016, 12:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 480
Posted By Frenchyrider267
3200 lumens is all brand new?!?! Wow! I thought...

3200 lumens is all brand new?!?! Wow! I thought it was higher than that honestly. Thanks for the guide.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-19-2016, 11:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 480
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Actually, i hadn't. I did not know they lose...

Actually, i hadn't. I did not know they lose intensity over time. I just figured when they go out like any other bulb it would be time to change. hmmm...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-19-2016, 10:58 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 480
Posted By Frenchyrider267
? Adaptive LED Headlight Retrofit DIY for E60 ?

Hello Everyone. I have a few questions about head lighting.

So I've been living overseas in Europe for the last 3 years with my US Spec E60. There are so many other Euro spec vehicles around...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-17-2016, 01:20 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 315
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Top View Camera System for E60?

Hello Everyone,

Has anyone installed the 'Top-View Camera System' on their E60? I saw a brief thread on this with general info on it for the X3 F25 it that respective section. Also found some...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-14-2016, 12:00 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 809
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Not exactly sure. Im military so it was paid...

Not exactly sure. Im military so it was paid for. However, I acquired an Audi A4 while overseas and contemplated keeping it so asked for shipping price. I was given a ball park figure of about...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-13-2016, 01:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 811
Posted By Frenchyrider267
http://www.ebay.com/ulk/itm/251967605501 Is...

http://www.ebay.com/ulk/itm/251967605501

Is this what you're looking for?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-13-2016, 12:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 811
Posted By Frenchyrider267
I REALLY like the hood too! The subtle vents.......

I REALLY like the hood too! The subtle vents.... Pretty hot!
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-13-2016, 12:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 811
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Not sure, but it does look mean! Zooming in...

Not sure, but it does look mean!

Zooming in it appears the fog lights are removed. Am i seeing that right?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-13-2016, 12:36 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 809
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Its all coming together now. Im just glad to...

Its all coming together now. Im just glad to figure this out. It was really bugging me. I mean, it will still bug me for a little longer until i get it back to the US. Im holding off doing any...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-12-2016, 10:17 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 809
Posted By Frenchyrider267
LOUD Steering Noise

So I did a little closer listening this morning and it is confirmed coming from the suspension.

At first it sounded like it was coming from underneath the cover right under the windshield. Then...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-11-2016, 07:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 557
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Damn! Why couldn't i have found this video like...

Damn! Why couldn't i have found this video like two years ago! Lol....
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-11-2016, 12:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 411
Posted By Frenchyrider267
I'm not sure myself. I have a different...

I'm not sure myself. I have a different hesitation issue. But it may be the same thing as you:

During acceleration from 3rd to 4th gear I believe, usually when accelerating to merge onto the...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-04-2016, 12:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 500
Posted By Frenchyrider267
I purchased mine on Amazon for like $170. It was...

I purchased mine on Amazon for like $170. It was a two volume set. Well worth it; Still have them. Great books! And lots of knowledge. Has helped me a bunch!

Bently Publishers544777
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-04-2016, 12:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 286
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Take it from me; I have had shot struts ever...

Take it from me; I have had shot struts ever since I got my 2004 525 like 4 years ago. Its so annoying rolling over the tiniest bump and my struts sounding like they are about to rattle right from...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-03-2016, 10:37 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 809
Posted By Frenchyrider267
I did a google search and found this. Hope this...

I did a google search and found this. Hope this helps you out.

http://www.bmwforums.info/bmw-3-series-forum/14889-obd-codes-1124-1197-a.html
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-03-2016, 10:34 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 809
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Very possible. I know for a fact my suspension...

Very possible. I know for a fact my suspension all around is due to be replaced. I wouldnt doubt that driving around on shot suspension is causing other things to wear such as what you listed. ...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-03-2016, 12:33 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 809
Posted By Frenchyrider267
I assure you it isn't the steering column. I...

I assure you it isn't the steering column. I lubricated all moving parts and friction points on either side of the firewall previous to this video and the sound remains. Notice in the video how the...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-03-2016, 11:58 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 809
Posted By Frenchyrider267
LOUD Steering Noise

Wow! which would probably explain why i didn't hear the noise when up on jack stands; no weight on the front end to cause friction on the sway bar links wouldn't you say?

Thank you for that...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-03-2016, 10:14 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 809
Posted By Frenchyrider267
I hope this works.... ((UPDATE) I uploaded...

I hope this works....

((UPDATE) I uploaded the video to Youtube. Please let me know if the video is not working.)

I'm trying to attached a video with the sound in it. This is not consistent...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-03-2016, 07:28 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 809
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Now that i think of it the belt was replaced...

Now that i think of it the belt was replaced RIGHT before i took ownership of the car; at around 108k.

Im familiar with a worn or loose belt sound. Its not like that. Im doing a little house...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-03-2016, 07:22 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 386
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Someone replied to me saying probably about 22Nm....

Someone replied to me saying probably about 22Nm. But not 100% sure. It should be a safe torque.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-03-2016, 05:51 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 386
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Hello, I just looked in the Bently Manual...

Hello,

I just looked in the Bently Manual and I can not seem to find any torquing specs for the housing specifically. It seems there aren't procedures for the removal of the oil filter housing;...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-03-2016, 05:31 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 809
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Hey Ned Thank you for your reply. No, I...

Hey Ned Thank you for your reply.

No, I haven't checked/replaced it. You're actually the first person to mention a Power steering belt to even be a possibility. Could you possibly explain why...
Forum: 5 Series DIY 01-03-2016, 04:56 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 21,959
Posted By Frenchyrider267
When replacing the OFH, what are the torquing...

When replacing the OFH, what are the torquing specs? I've searched in my Bently Manual and can not seem to find the torquing specs. Thank you!
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