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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-08-2014, 01:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 205
Posted By 6825786
thank you..i stand corrected...apparently I must...

thank you..i stand corrected...apparently I must have misread about the alternator bracket gasket being absent on the 550's
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-08-2014, 07:40 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 205
Posted By 6825786
hello...i believe that the 550 does not have and...

hello...i believe that the 550 does not have and alternator bracket gasket as this was utilized in your vehicle to support the oil cooler which the 545's do not have.

Please forgive me of I'm...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-05-2014, 04:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 325
Posted By 6825786
I have the PedalBox...same sort of idea as the...

I have the PedalBox...same sort of idea as the sprint booster, but with more programmability options. I love this thing!!! The 10 min it took to install has given me 3 years of joy in driving my...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-13-2014, 10:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 223
Posted By 6825786
How old is the battery? I would check with the...

How old is the battery? I would check with the battery first if all is ok then check the alternator to make sure adequate charge is being delivered to the battery. I have read that a low battery...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-13-2014, 08:12 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 131
Posted By 6825786
operating temperature on 545

Hello all for those running a bit hot on your N62

About a month ago and up until just recently, my 545 was running at 105-108 C. Even though, these temps are considered normal, I felt that it...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-03-2014, 08:21 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 186
Posted By 6825786
Have you tried to manually reset the drive?

Have you tried to manually reset the drive?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-26-2014, 07:14 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 617
Posted By 6825786
speaking from experience...DRIVE THE CAR!!!! I...

speaking from experience...DRIVE THE CAR!!!! I used to baby my 5 and drive it less than 3k/ year....you know how I was repaid??? Failing seals due to lack of lubrication...failing ac unit, and the...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-25-2014, 06:04 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 287
Posted By 6825786
hi there, I had an intermittent charing...

hi there, I had an intermittent charing situation from my alternator. The only difference is that it did not show a malfunction light associated to the alternator. Instead the airbag light...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-11-2014, 04:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 225
Posted By 6825786
try to reset it...the light refers to active...

try to reset it...the light refers to active steering. I believe it has a picture of a steering wheel with an exclamation mark next to it. If so, start the far turn steering all the way to the left...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-09-2014, 08:25 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 524
Posted By 6825786
Hope you have deep pockets!

Hope you have deep pockets!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-01-2014, 07:48 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 160
Posted By 6825786
could it be the alternator? Or have you had that...

could it be the alternator? Or have you had that changed? I know when mine started to flicker, I swapped.out the alternator , battery and the battery relay which is located on your fuse panel in...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-24-2014, 11:18 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 344
Posted By 6825786
I would get a cigarette lighter voltmeter and see...

I would get a cigarette lighter voltmeter and see what the charge first thing after string for 24 hrs and then when it's running.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-24-2014, 08:46 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 344
Posted By 6825786
How old is the battery? Multiple faults at one...

How old is the battery? Multiple faults at one time could be a sign of a low battery charge.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-20-2014, 12:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 367
Posted By 6825786
Thanks for posting HF, was ins bit of a rush! ...

Thanks for posting HF, was ins bit of a rush! Cheers!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-20-2014, 04:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 367
Posted By 6825786
Hi there, please search in this forum ..perhaps "...

Hi there, please search in this forum ..perhaps " tips and tricks" for the procedure to display engine temps via the secret menu .
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-18-2014, 10:14 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 13,206
Posted By 6825786
Hello all, This is a great way to get that...

Hello all,

This is a great way to get that low and rumble! I have a 545 and used the vacuum line process as previously shown, and it sounds fantastic. You not only get the low end melody, but...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-16-2014, 08:00 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,466
Posted By 6825786
[QUOTE=justinb7116;8343764]Is it just me or does...

[QUOTE=justinb7116;8343764]Is it just me or does anyone else miss their car when they are away on vacation? We are down in Florida for 2 weeks and I really miss my car. I know this may sound crazy to...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-07-2014, 05:00 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 484
Posted By 6825786
[QUOTE=A B Able Truck;8325392]I hope you're...

[QUOTE=A B Able Truck;8325392]I hope you're mechanically inclined, own tools and know someone who will ship you parts at a good rate. Don't mean to sound like an *ss but this is only the start of...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-20-2014, 11:01 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 31,222
Posted By 6825786
I just bought this ...

I just bought this

http://cgi.ebay.ca/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=231131036820#ht_3551wt_1103

BMW USB OBD Diagnostic cable INPA Ediabas BMW DIS v57 SSS v32 GT1BMW USB OBD Diagnostic cable...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-19-2014, 05:18 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 31,222
Posted By 6825786
hi there, I did not have any luck with the...

hi there,
I did not have any luck with the maxidiag 802..although it it is able to read and diagnose so many different functions...sadly though, air bag reset for the e60 was not one of them. I...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-18-2014, 01:27 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 31,222
Posted By 6825786
Hi there,, can you send me the link of the...

Hi there,,

can you send me the link of the one you purchased please? If the Maxidiag does not work, I might have to go this route and perhaps take you up on the step by step instructions?
...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-18-2014, 11:12 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 31,222
Posted By 6825786
I have a 2004 545. Already had the seat mat...

I have a 2004 545. Already had the seat mat issue remedied. Just so happened when I changed the battery, I got the dreaded air bag light! I just bought the Maxidiag 802 elite DS..hopefully I can...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-11-2014, 04:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 690
Posted By 6825786
Smile good point!

good point!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-10-2014, 05:11 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 690
Posted By 6825786
Could it be the valve stem seals? The symptoms...

Could it be the valve stem seals? The symptoms you describe are similar to others who have had their seals fail.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-08-2014, 11:22 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 628
Posted By 6825786
I bought the Pedal Box because I could not handle...

I bought the Pedal Box because I could not handle the lag everytime I shifted gears. THIS UNIT DOES NOT BOOST HP BY ANY MEANS but does offer a much better drive and response. I drove the car last...
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