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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-14-2014, 12:34 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 788
Posted By legend700
cinergi: I agree with the rough road conditions...

cinergi: I agree with the rough road conditions in Canada. More than half of the 4,500 miles I mentioned in my previous post, were driven through Canada: 1000 Islands-Quebec-Halifax-St. John. Even...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-13-2014, 01:24 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 788
Posted By legend700
Did a 4,500 mile road trip during the better part...

Did a 4,500 mile road trip during the better part of June. Car ran great and average mileage was around 28MPG. I get bored stiff on the Interstates where my wife takes over and I enjoy a good read, a...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-08-2014, 05:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 216
Posted By legend700
I have one of the steering wheel push buttons...

I have one of the steering wheel push buttons assigned to switching the display off/on.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-06-2014, 04:20 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 316
Posted By legend700
I coded mine so that the corrected speed shows...

I coded mine so that the corrected speed shows digitally in the OBC. The difference is 2-3 MPH which is normal.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-04-2014, 07:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 274
Posted By legend700
Dealer might be your only option. At least get a...

Dealer might be your only option. At least get a quote.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-03-2014, 06:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 274
Posted By legend700
When you switch the ignition ON does the SOS...

When you switch the ignition ON does the SOS button blink green 3 or 4 times?
When you push the SOS button do you hold it down a few seconds?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-31-2014, 08:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 222
Posted By legend700
Both seem to be petroleum based. For details...

Both seem to be petroleum based.
For details google their MSDS sheets.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-31-2014, 07:21 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 222
Posted By legend700
I finally seem to have been able to get rid of...

I finally seem to have been able to get rid of the creaking. About 3 months ago I very sparingly applied some Wurth lubricant on the plastic latch assembly and the annoying noise completely...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-26-2014, 01:30 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 106
Posted By legend700
General question about Integration Level

What actually happens when an updated Integration Level (in my case E060-11-03-501) gets re-set to an earlier one (E060-07-09-521) which also happens to be the original factory level?
Some months...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-16-2014, 12:34 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 505
Posted By legend700
Fully agree. Got the proprietary dongle yesterday...

Fully agree. Got the proprietary dongle yesterday and I am able to code all 6 ECUs and now have full access to the engine parameters.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-14-2014, 08:48 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 653
Posted By legend700
Have you checked the temp settings in iDrive? ...

Have you checked the temp settings in iDrive?
The AUC sensor only controls ventilation, which you can do also manually.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-13-2014, 07:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 207
Posted By legend700
The OEM plugs are marked BMW/Bosch and have the...

The OEM plugs are marked BMW/Bosch and have the same part number as the Bosch marked plugs and are only available from BMW and are about $20/pc. The specs for both are identical, but the OEM BMW ones...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-13-2014, 07:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 207
Posted By legend700
Here is the type of special socket you need: ...

Here is the type of special socket you need:

http://www.burgertuning.com/N54_BMW_spark_plug_socket_adapter.html
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-03-2014, 08:01 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 610
Posted By legend700
Did you clear all the fault codes before running...

Did you clear all the fault codes before running the second analysis?

I also coded - LMA: One-touch turn signal function (changed from 3 to 5)
It worked as long as I stayed away from changing...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-19-2014, 09:22 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 250
Posted By legend700
Update: Spent the past 2 weeks driving in...

Update:
Spent the past 2 weeks driving in Canada and had no problem with the 91 Octane gas available. Also had no reason to spool up the turbos, not wanting to look like a jerk. I found Canadian...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-05-2014, 05:35 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 621
Posted By legend700
I think there is a fan back there.

I think there is a fan back there.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-22-2014, 11:58 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 250
Posted By legend700
Thanks for your reply. I will reflash to Stage 1...

Thanks for your reply. I will reflash to Stage 1 ST Sport and should be OK for the 3-4 weeks on the road. My car is stock with no other performance upgrades.
I got used to the substantial increase...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-21-2014, 08:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 250
Posted By legend700
What tune are you running?

What tune are you running?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-21-2014, 05:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 250
Posted By legend700
Can I run my Cobb Stage 1 Aggressive tune in Canada?

I have been running the above Cobb tune for some time now. I use the recommended 93 Octane fuel. I am planning on spending some vacation time in Canada and will be in Montreal, Quebec, St. John NB...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-16-2014, 04:56 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,432
Posted By legend700
Found a reason to change a planned one week...

Found a reason to change a planned one week vacation to Nova Scotia into a minimum 3 week road trip from SC to Niagara Falls, 1000 Islands, Montreal, Quebec, Halifax, St. John NB, CT (family) and...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-15-2014, 01:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 306
Posted By legend700
Sorry for missing what tune you are running in...

Sorry for missing what tune you are running in your original post.
Let the dealer figure out what the reason for your power loss is. After removing the tune do some 3rd gear pulls and see whether...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-15-2014, 08:49 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 306
Posted By legend700
By the way: Which tune are you running? Running...

By the way: Which tune are you running? Running "aggressive" is not supported for California since it requires 93 Octane fuel.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-15-2014, 08:46 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 306
Posted By legend700
That is what I would do. No need to explain...

That is what I would do. No need to explain anything to anybody. The tune shows existing problems earlier, but hardly ever causes them.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-13-2014, 12:27 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 579
Posted By legend700
Thanks for looking into this. I found the...

Thanks for looking into this.
I found the following on Amazon:
http://www.amazon.com/IOBD2-Wireless-Scanner-Iphone-Reader/dp/B008US9J9W/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1400009004&sr=8-1&keywords=iobd2
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-12-2014, 01:10 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 579
Posted By legend700
Does it not require their proprietary iOBD2 WiFi...

Does it not require their proprietary iOBD2 WiFi adapter? I tried the ELM327 WiFi adapter which I use with BMWhat, and could not get it to connect.
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