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Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-28-2015, 05:15 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 25,294
Posted By cagui1223
I recently replaced my front struts and followed...

I recently replaced my front struts and followed the instructions on the video below:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zGH_Bs84uk0

All I did was remove the pinch bolt and sway bar link connected...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-08-2015, 07:57 PM
Replies: 606
Views: 71,889
Posted By cagui1223
Apologies for the double post..

Apologies for the double post..
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 07-08-2015, 07:56 PM
Replies: 606
Views: 71,889
Posted By cagui1223
We have a 2007 X3 3.0si automatic. Bought it with...

We have a 2007 X3 3.0si automatic. Bought it with about 34,000 miles on it already. Can't recall exactly what year we purchased it but I have been keeping a maintenance record since 2012, which has...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 05-06-2015, 03:41 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 865
Posted By cagui1223
https://www.fcpeuro.com/products/bmw-mini-direct-i...

https://www.fcpeuro.com/products/bmw-mini-direct-ignition-coil-bosch-0221504470

Available for $30.99 each.

$185.94 for 6.

Regards,

- CA
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-05-2015, 07:05 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 655
Posted By cagui1223
If you're getting the exact same sound as you did...

If you're getting the exact same sound as you did before changing the tires then it's likely not the tires that are causing the noise.
If it's not a 'whining' sound, then what does it sound like?...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-10-2015, 10:06 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 299
Posted By cagui1223
The problem is the one I got from ECSTuning is...

The problem is the one I got from ECSTuning is not an exact fit to my bumper. The cover is actually shorter than what my bumper needs.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-09-2015, 08:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 299
Posted By cagui1223
Thanks for the offer SonicBoom. I actually...

Thanks for the offer SonicBoom. I actually ordered it a few months ago and have since returned it to ECSTuning. I honestly don't know if I have a sports bumper or not. I just know it's the same one...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-09-2015, 07:11 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 222
Posted By cagui1223
Pano Roof Drain Tube Cleaning Success By:...

Pano Roof Drain Tube Cleaning Success
By: DangermouseX3
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=771549&highlight=

I would also highly recommend verifying that all 4 vapor barriers on...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-09-2015, 06:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 299
Posted By cagui1223
Can't Find Correct Trailer Hitch Cover

Vehicle: 2007 BMW X3 3.0si.

Good morning everyone,
my vehicle is missing the trailer hitch cover. I ordered part # 51123416243 from ECS tuning which is not the cover that fits my bumper....
Forum: Wheels and Tires 01-23-2015, 10:42 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 201
Posted By cagui1223
FS: 16" BMW OEM 3 Series Wheels & Tires

I no longer have any use for these wheels as my 3 series was totaled a few months ago :mad:. These wheels and tires are in excellent condition. The tires still have a considerable amount of...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-12-2014, 01:42 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 18,830
Posted By cagui1223
You may try https://www.fcpeuro.com and enter...

You may try https://www.fcpeuro.com and enter your car info, then search from "grommet".

It should be Part #: 61667006063

This Genuine BMW Windshield Washer Fluid Reservoir Grommet

The...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-12-2014, 08:34 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 923
Posted By cagui1223
Thanks for the prompt response. Even at ~$37/...

Thanks for the prompt response. Even at ~$37/ coil that's a heck of a deal.
Just like most of us, I had 1 coil fail and luckily I had 1 spare to resolve the issue. The other 5, however, are all...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 12-12-2014, 07:53 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 923
Posted By cagui1223
FCPEuro definitely offers some of the best prices...

FCPEuro definitely offers some of the best prices out there. Bluskye, I couldn't find on their website where you were able to buy 6 ignition coils for $152.76.

Below is a link of the ignition...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 06-21-2014, 01:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 775
Posted By cagui1223
When I had a misfire on my X3 it was due to a bad...

When I had a misfire on my X3 it was due to a bad ignition coil. It is highly recommended to change all 6 of them. They ca get quite expensive though. However, just today I came across a website that...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 06-09-2014, 10:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 459
Posted By cagui1223
I highly recommend following the instructions on...

I highly recommend following the instructions on those videos. I did that fix on a friends x3 using a dremel tool. Although the rear panoramic roof no longer moved, he preferred that over spending a...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-09-2014, 06:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 482
Posted By cagui1223
Thanks for the video SWaMPX3, or possibly just...

Thanks for the video SWaMPX3,
or possibly just replacing the temperature sensor itself! Seen it for sale ranging from $10 - $40

But it makes sense to check the readings. :)


Anyone else know...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-09-2014, 05:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 521
Posted By cagui1223
Thanks SWaMPX3, The problem wasn't the outer...

Thanks SWaMPX3,

The problem wasn't the outer door handle. It was the inner door handle being loose due to the bowden cable not being held in place.
So the passenger had to roll the window down...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-09-2014, 05:47 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 310
Posted By cagui1223
Hey LeaNNaLuV, Sorry to hear about your X3...

Hey LeaNNaLuV,

Sorry to hear about your X3 troubles!
The hood shock / gas spring part number should be: 51233400352
As for purchasing "OEM" that's up to you. Just remember, you get what you pay...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-09-2014, 05:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 482
Posted By cagui1223
Code P0128

Hello everyone,
2007 X3 3.0 si. I'm posting this for a friend...

"SES" lit up with code P0128 - Coolant temp code. Problem is, the thermostat was recently replaced. The code was cleared but keeps...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-09-2014, 04:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 521
Posted By cagui1223
Thanks for your response. I posted the picture as...

Thanks for your response. I posted the picture as a favor to a friend. As soon as I was able to confirm the part number he ended up ordering a new one.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-31-2014, 10:04 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 535
Posted By cagui1223
I believe the way to replace it is by taking the...

I believe the way to replace it is by taking the whole valve cover.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-30-2014, 07:44 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 26,513
Posted By cagui1223
Is the SES light on? If so, what are the codes?

Is the SES light on? If so, what are the codes?
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-29-2014, 04:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 535
Posted By cagui1223
That one towards the very front of the valve...

That one towards the very front of the valve cover is the eccentric shaft sensor.

Part #11127559699. See if its that.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-29-2014, 04:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 535
Posted By cagui1223
Any chance you can post pictures?

Any chance you can post pictures?
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 03-23-2014, 09:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 521
Posted By cagui1223
Funny you should say that since I was actually...

Funny you should say that since I was actually thinking about drilling a metal plate onto it to keep it in place. :p

Several parts stores online have it for ~$100. Still pretty expensive for just...
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