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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-12-2016, 03:14 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 141
Posted By PET
Independent Maintenance, N. Virginia

Can anyone suggest an Independent Maintenance facility in the Northern Virginia area, preferably in the Winchester, VA area within 50 or so miles? Many Thanks, pt
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-12-2016, 02:56 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,275
Posted By PET
I'm having the same issue on the 2007 XI, said I...

I'm having the same issue on the 2007 XI, said I needed 1qt yesterday, added it today, still coming on. Oil was changed about 5-600 miles ago and with the high mileage I have, adding one quart is...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-23-2015, 09:43 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 842
Posted By PET
Okay, sorry for delay relating to my original...

Okay, sorry for delay relating to my original thread with this Title matter. Went to the Independent Guy, he found no Codes, but I did have a Transmission Fault in the Service Messages, but gone...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 10-29-2015, 06:17 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 842
Posted By PET
Thank you Banlenot, some great information in...

Thank you Banlenot, some great information in that PDF File. I'm assuming that was what you were referring to. Been reading it throughout. Regards, pt
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 10-27-2015, 05:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 842
Posted By PET
I know I need to learn more about the car,...

I know I need to learn more about the car, so...is there a way I can "pull codes"? I looked through the error and/or service messages, nothing was there. Many thanks if you can direct me to...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 10-26-2015, 05:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 842
Posted By PET
I know this was over a year ago...hope you're...

I know this was over a year ago...hope you're still out there. I was wondering if this issues was resolved and how. I saw some other Threads, but this one seemed the closest to my issue. Mine...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 10-26-2015, 05:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,656
Posted By PET
Radio On and Off

This is an old Thread, but thought I'd re-open the topic. It happened several years ago and I've decided to deal with it. Typically this happens after I start the car, I do not recall if it has...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-16-2015, 03:54 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 323
Posted By PET
Overheating 2007 E60 Seeking Help

I read a ton of posts on the subject and really believe I'm overdue for a Water Pump replacement, but there seems several other issues could be suspect as well. However, my situation is my car is...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-02-2015, 04:32 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,186
Posted By PET
I'm assuming you're referring the RPM Drop,...

I'm assuming you're referring the RPM Drop, regardless, replace them all! Try this Link:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GN618su1psU
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-27-2014, 02:34 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,186
Posted By PET
Great Info

Wow, That sounds a lot like the issues I'm beginning to have. No caution lights however...yet! Very helpful, thank you all! Now I have something to mention when I bring it in. Thanks, pt
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 03-27-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 759
Posted By PET
Was it solved?

My E60 (530XI), N52 Engine 2007 auto Trans is doing something very similar. Were you able to resolve it? Mine seems to be when I'm on an upgrade. It drops about a thousand RPM's. Thanks for...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-28-2012, 04:22 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 16,145
Posted By PET
Very Interesting! You can find my post "window...

Very Interesting! You can find my post "window rear", etc, etc. It sounds to me...although I will have to read it again...that you preformed the initializing procedure, or pretty close to it. (I...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-28-2012, 03:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,964
Posted By PET
No Quarter, Yes, I saw the Initializing in the...

No Quarter,
Yes, I saw the Initializing in the manual, interesting you would know or think this, have you had a window replaced before? (I never heard the term for replacing a window.) I have a...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-27-2012, 05:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,964
Posted By PET
2007 E60 Window Left Rear Detached from Regulator

From my same post Jan 31st, Titled Window-Left Rear: Gen Info and Question; I went the DIY route after watching the BAV Auto video and some others and also purchased the manuals. With a few subtle...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-01-2012, 06:37 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,385
Posted By PET
Happy to say, I cannot share your pain. In fact...

Happy to say, I cannot share your pain. In fact I believe I just read yesterday (an older post) about some complaints on this series. I hate to admit, but I have been somewhat abusing my 2007 530xi...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-31-2012, 05:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 506
Posted By PET
I'm not living in that area anymore, but we owned...

I'm not living in that area anymore, but we owned a few BMW's and always used Paramus, they were great, but time might have changed things. I would suggest thinking along the lines of demographics...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-31-2012, 04:46 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 630
Posted By PET
Window: Left Rear stuck-detached from lifter (2007 E60)

Every winter I have this problem, whereas when it rains and/or snows (don't always have it garaged) and it freezes, my windows stick. Sometimes it's worse than others and I know I've heard others...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-28-2011, 07:08 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 39,430
Posted By PET
Agreed, mine are the OEM Sensor/Fuse

Agreed, mine are the OEM Sensor/Fuse
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-27-2011, 02:11 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 39,430
Posted By PET
Okay got it now Thanks a ton. I'll keep reading...

Okay got it now Thanks a ton. I'll keep reading and trying things, eventually I'll get this resolved. Regarding your response, I'm guessing this fuse---or---sensor is not my problem unless I'm...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-27-2011, 01:41 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 39,430
Posted By PET
Glad to see someone is still responding to this...

Glad to see someone is still responding to this old thread, my guess is that "Big Pimp" (what???), anyway, got his problem solved; as no other messages are coming from him. However, Porando here...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-21-2011, 05:22 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 10,053
Posted By PET
Curious, did you buy the spanner wrench for the...

Curious, did you buy the spanner wrench for the filter? If so, please elaborate, process, wrench price-P/N, etc. Loved your football uniform!
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-20-2011, 03:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,054
Posted By PET
JG525, Thanks for the quick response, (no, I...

JG525,

Thanks for the quick response, (no, I have not seen this link---posted or elsewhere---before), I checked it out and will take a look at it at the car and hopefully this will do the trick. ...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-20-2011, 03:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,054
Posted By PET
Reset Oil Brake miles-E60/530XI (2007)

I have read in the forum that this question has been "asked-answered millions of times", well maybe I'm just searching it incorrectly, I couldn't find it---under the title I just used---as well as...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-20-2011, 02:34 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 10,053
Posted By PET
E60 530XI: I ordered three filters and Mobil One...

E60 530XI: I ordered three filters and Mobil One Oil, called my local gas station and I think it cost me about $50.00 bucks. Am I missing somethjing? The only problem I'm having is resetting the...
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