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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) Today, 11:41 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 187
Posted By Jaystyles
07 550i Transmission Dead?

Uk sounds good hope that fixes your issues...
When you had ur trans serviced did they reset your adaptions?
Lastly, many members have had success with a solenoid replacement. This might cure your...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 04:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 187
Posted By Jaystyles
07 550i Transmission Dead?

Hopefully your trans can be fixed without a full out replacement. I wonder if your trans oil level was too low?

Did you ever take it in to be checked prior to this issue? You mentioned it was...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-24-2014, 02:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 316
Posted By Jaystyles
Try reaching out to the coder i used "OK" at...

Try reaching out to the coder i used "OK" at codemycar@gmail.com maybe he can recommend someone in your area or he might be touring in your area.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-24-2014, 03:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 316
Posted By Jaystyles
'04 BMW 545i - back in the saddle

If you have a tcu then you have bluetooth! I had the same exact issue i took it to the dealership here in Jersey and they acted like deer in headlights then I took it to my local indy and even they...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-11-2014, 08:25 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 753
Posted By Jaystyles
ZF 6HP26 solenoid replacement help

Chris,

I hope whichever path you take (ford solenoids or the sonnax zip kit) hope that you get some break through results to report after its all said and done. Good luck!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-04-2014, 01:20 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 753
Posted By Jaystyles
ZF 6HP26 solenoid replacement help

Can any one confirm this? Because if this is so then that would be an amazing cost effective solution to a pervasive problem bmw has ignored!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-04-2014, 11:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 323
Posted By Jaystyles
Whdigotal Do you have this on your car? If...

Whdigotal

Do you have this on your car? If so can you shoot a quick vid about it? People like seeing a demo before they purchase especially at $485.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-03-2014, 02:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 152
Posted By Jaystyles
Thank you very much T. I know the crew there very...

Thank you very much T. I know the crew there very well. They are good people and knowledgeable. They can get very busy and overwhelmed at times. I've using them for the past 4 years. I guess I'm just...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-03-2014, 01:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 323
Posted By Jaystyles
Man i want to do one of these so bad. Just need...

Man i want to do one of these so bad. Just need to find the right indy to install it. I haven't read a good write on a good brand of back camera for an E60. I just need to find the right indy that...
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 08-03-2014, 01:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 305
Posted By Jaystyles
Thanks much! Have use them before they are great....

Thanks much! Have use them before they are great. Just sucks they aren't open on sat. Its rough for me to take off mon-fri.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-02-2014, 10:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 152
Posted By Jaystyles
Are there any good techs or Indy's in NJ ??????

Guys I've been to a lot of shops and dealt with some good indy's. However I feel some are getting too complacent and don't go above and beyond but still charge you above and beyond prices.

Can any...
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 08-02-2014, 10:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 305
Posted By Jaystyles
A good Indy or bmw tech in NJ???

Guys I've been to a lot of shops and dealt with some good indy's. However I feel some are getting too complacent and don't go above and beyond but still charge you above and beyond prices.

Can any...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-01-2014, 09:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 473
Posted By Jaystyles
Close to giving up. . . .

All depends on your tolerance for a bmw V8...I have a 545i approaching 150k and i have done:

tranferpipe and valley pan at 100k

transmission oil change,pan,seals and sleeve at 116k

changed...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-31-2014, 11:39 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 649
Posted By Jaystyles
Whoa looks like glass. Nice!

Whoa looks like glass. Nice!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-31-2014, 11:20 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 649
Posted By Jaystyles
I tried the Lexol it's good. I'm looking for...

I tried the Lexol it's good. I'm looking for something professional grade. Stuff that you wont find in your local auto parts store. Stuff used by pro detailers. Stuff that will bring leather back to...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-31-2014, 10:02 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 649
Posted By Jaystyles
Will give them a try thanks.

Will give them a try thanks.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-31-2014, 04:44 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 649
Posted By Jaystyles
Chemical guys huh. Can you speak to a product of...

Chemical guys huh. Can you speak to a product of theres that you've used and have gotten great results?

Im always looking to go beyond conventional products and use the stuff my detail and...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-31-2014, 04:39 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 104
Posted By Jaystyles
Is there a DYI for Secondary Valve (p0492) for N62 V8??

Bimmerfest i've been searching far and wide but to no avail. Is there a write up on how to change the secondary valve on a 545i and 550i??

Any links would be helpful.

I have the dreaded P0492...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-28-2014, 12:59 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 329
Posted By Jaystyles
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showpost.php?p=84...

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showpost.php?p=8418504

this topic has been discussed at length. For some a software update fixed the problems for others they got a solenoid kit and changed out...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-28-2014, 10:23 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 151
Posted By Jaystyles
Need a BMW Tech/Tri state Area

I have a tech and indy shop that I use locally. However as of late both have been flaky and just too busy to work with me. Both do great work but i have to keep my foot on there necks until the job...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-05-2014, 07:28 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 153
Posted By Jaystyles
Best place for windshield replacement in NJ and possibly NY?

Happy holidays to all. I got hit with a couple rock chips the other day on my way to work driving down rt 3 and 1&9. Now I have two spider cracks because the chips splintered. I have done an...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-02-2014, 12:21 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 633
Posted By Jaystyles
iDrive No Longer Working

DH1
I understand your point. Just hope they are fair with the guy.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-02-2014, 09:59 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 633
Posted By Jaystyles
There's nothing free. But the mechs should at...

There's nothing free. But the mechs should at least trouble shoot instead of avoid and dismissing the client complaint without proper investigation. There has to be a nice mix between quantity and...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-02-2014, 09:28 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 633
Posted By Jaystyles
iDrive No Longer Working

+1000...Been following this tread i had to chime in. These jerks are telling you that after spending $3,000 to go screw your self! Its not their fault? How arrogant are these guys. They been...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-01-2014, 09:21 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 320
Posted By Jaystyles
BMW Indy? North jersey

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showpost.php?p=8204838

check out this link.

I take my car to total precision autoworks at:

20 watchung ave in Belleville NJ. The crew there is Mark, Billy...
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