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Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-29-2014, 08:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 472
Posted By Ryan Sweeney
Not having any luck. I keep getting "IFH-0003...

Not having any luck. I keep getting "IFH-0003 Datatransmission to Interface Disturbed"
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-24-2014, 06:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 472
Posted By Ryan Sweeney
Thanks for the help. I didn't get a chance to...

Thanks for the help. I didn't get a chance to work on it yesterday. Maybe this evening...hopefully, anyway.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-23-2014, 08:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 472
Posted By Ryan Sweeney
Thanks! I have it running, and now I'm searching...

Thanks! I have it running, and now I'm searching for the DRL settings. Wish me luck!
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-21-2014, 08:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 472
Posted By Ryan Sweeney
Can you turn off the Daytime Running Lamps with INPA

I did the major overhaul on the headlights in my 2005 X3 and replaced the stock halogens with projectors and HID bulbs. They turned out great, however, when the DRLs are on, the ballasts make a...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-26-2013, 06:55 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 783
Posted By Ryan Sweeney
It can't be the tires....like I said, as soon as...

It can't be the tires....like I said, as soon as you let off the gas to the point that the torque is off the drivetrain, the vibration stops. However, to completely rule out the tires, I will have...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-25-2013, 08:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 783
Posted By Ryan Sweeney
Seriously?

Seriously?
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-25-2013, 07:15 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 783
Posted By Ryan Sweeney
I forgot to mention, it makes kind of a whining...

I forgot to mention, it makes kind of a whining sound when you're maintaining your speed on the interstate. If you're coasting down a grade, the whine stops.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-25-2013, 07:11 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 783
Posted By Ryan Sweeney
They didn't say. However, they did read from the...

They didn't say. However, they did read from the computer, and their scanner said "Oil wear" and "Transfer case malfunction"....of course, they did this AFTER charging me to change the damn oil.
...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-24-2013, 09:39 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 783
Posted By Ryan Sweeney
I did. It just seems that most people are...

I did. It just seems that most people are talking about jerkiness at low speeds and clicking when they turn the motor off....oh, and the ABS, 4x4 & Brake lights.

Mine is exhibiting none of those...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-24-2013, 10:03 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 783
Posted By Ryan Sweeney
Repair shop says transfer case

I took my wife's 2005 X3 3.0i to a local european repair shop yesterday. The X3 exhibits a low rumble/vibration at 60+ mph. It's definitely annoying because it's not nearly as quiet as it used to...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-11-2013, 06:12 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,025
Posted By Ryan Sweeney
Everything was fine. No leaks detected, so I...

Everything was fine. No leaks detected, so I think it's all good now. Thanks for your thread...it was very helpful!
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-10-2013, 11:52 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,025
Posted By Ryan Sweeney
Here's the X3 at its worst. Took roughly 11...

Here's the X3 at its worst. Took roughly 11 hours counting time to eat and shoot the bull for a few minutes. Honestly, it wasn't that bad of a job...it's really quite easy. Just be methodical...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-07-2013, 01:19 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,025
Posted By Ryan Sweeney
Thank you. You have been a huge help. The...

Thank you. You have been a huge help. The left/right trick worked and cleared the 4 x 4 light.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-07-2013, 11:13 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,025
Posted By Ryan Sweeney
Thanks! I'll go try that in a few. Did...

Thanks! I'll go try that in a few.

Did you also bleed your engine cooling system, or is that necessary?
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-07-2013, 08:42 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,025
Posted By Ryan Sweeney
Ok, I did it. Took me and a friend 12 hours to...

Ok, I did it. Took me and a friend 12 hours to do it yesterday....noon to midnight.

Everything is back together, however the 4x4 light stays on now. Any idea why??
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-01-2013, 12:27 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,025
Posted By Ryan Sweeney
Is it worth replacing the heater core while...

Is it worth replacing the heater core while you're in there? Do those have a tendency to fail like the evaporators do?
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 06-21-2013, 08:10 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,025
Posted By Ryan Sweeney
Awesome...thanks so much for your advice. I'll...

Awesome...thanks so much for your advice. I'll go ahead with the receiver dryer.

What exactly is PAG oil and what does it do? Do I need to add it, or is that something that my mechanic will do...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 06-20-2013, 02:20 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,025
Posted By Ryan Sweeney
Did you replace the drier "just because" or was...

Did you replace the drier "just because" or was there a specific reason you did it? I'm tackling this job in 2 weeks.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-20-2013, 06:48 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 943
Posted By Ryan Sweeney
This was a month ago. I'm over 203K now.

This was a month ago. I'm over 203K now.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 05-29-2013, 02:19 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,025
Posted By Ryan Sweeney
Thanks so much for posting about this. Just...

Thanks so much for posting about this. Just found out from my A/C repair guy that my evaporator has failed. Refrigerant is leaking out after 6 weeks or so. I'm looking at doing the work myself and...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-29-2013, 08:06 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,025
Posted By Ryan Sweeney
Tried it with the engine running. As I...

Tried it with the engine running. As I suspected, it does not make a difference.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-28-2013, 08:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,025
Posted By Ryan Sweeney
My mother's 2004 X3 doesn't require the engine to...

My mother's 2004 X3 doesn't require the engine to be running. Despite that, I'm pretty sure I have tried that already and it didn't make a difference. I wil try again in the morning to be certain.
...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-27-2013, 07:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,025
Posted By Ryan Sweeney
Yeah, the seats function 100%. I just can't set...

Yeah, the seats function 100%. I just can't set it and program it. Apparently it was programmed at some point, by the first owner, because if I press 1, 2, or 3, the seat moves to different...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-27-2013, 07:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,025
Posted By Ryan Sweeney
That's just it. The Memory button won't...

That's just it. The Memory button won't illuminate at all.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-07-2013, 01:34 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 21,313
Posted By Ryan Sweeney
This write up is gonna save my butt tonight, for...

This write up is gonna save my butt tonight, for sure. Gotta replace the radiator and expansion tank on my Mom's X3.
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