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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-13-2014, 10:05 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 407
Posted By H F
Sorry to get of the subject .... Booyaazaa ,, I...

Sorry to get of the subject .... Booyaazaa ,, I see the changes you,ve made and you car is looking great ..
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-10-2014, 02:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,680
Posted By H F
Sure pays to turn a wrench .. 550 bucks an hour...

Sure pays to turn a wrench .. 550 bucks an hour is a lot a cash for a thermostat install .
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-10-2014, 02:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 334
Posted By H F
Have the battery checked and alternator .. When...

Have the battery checked and alternator .. When one of these two start to fail the cars electronics get really screwy .. Cant really say that is the problem , but the first place to start trouble...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-09-2014, 01:11 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,052
Posted By H F
Your welcome happy to help .. Checking the relay...

Your welcome happy to help .. Checking the relay is easy and cheap , re sync of the modules is easy too, so not a high cost with ruling out those two items ..

Oh one more thing look into the...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-09-2014, 12:03 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,052
Posted By H F
Wonderd what happened to you . Had a feeling you...

Wonderd what happened to you . Had a feeling you took it in ..

So I guess unplugging the IBS was a no go ?..

Also there is a DME main relay .. You need to rule that out ..

I went back and...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-09-2014, 11:22 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 349
Posted By H F
Welcome to the 545 ,, and the forum . Plus 1000...

Welcome to the 545 ,, and the forum .
Plus 1000 on Maragal's advice , fluid changes are key to maintain the longevity of your car .
There is a ton to learn about this complicated rolling computer ....
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-08-2014, 09:53 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 459
Posted By H F
Hmm ,,, surprised to hear that .. Just curious...

Hmm ,,, surprised to hear that .. Just curious here ,, can u post a pic of the fitting ?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-08-2014, 09:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 464
Posted By H F
528's don't have an IVM . Only. V8's have ...

528's don't have an IVM . Only. V8's have them ..
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-06-2014, 08:43 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 488
Posted By H F
The IBS cable monitors the battery's state of...

The IBS cable monitors the battery's state of charge . Sends voltage information to the DME . If the IBS sends correct starting voltage information , the DME enables the wake up signal to the IBS and...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-06-2014, 06:00 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 488
Posted By H F
Disconnect the IBS cable on the negative terminal...

Disconnect the IBS cable on the negative terminal and see if it starts ..
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-06-2014, 05:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 459
Posted By H F
Just a thought here , something I would do and...

Just a thought here , something I would do and have done in the past .. Not sure if you have a place out there like the Hose Man here in SO CAL . You can take them the old lines , and they will...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-05-2014, 10:37 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 459
Posted By H F
How did it get so corroded ? Are the hose and ...

How did it get so corroded ? Are the hose and fittings also like that . Those hoses are not cheap. .. Sounds like an expensive fix just with parts , good thing u can wrench and doing yourself .
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-04-2014, 06:43 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,052
Posted By H F
Some thing is just not making sense to me here .....

Some thing is just not making sense to me here .. You jumped the power from the starter to the solenoid prong , and it cranked . Then the solenoid wire plug tested hot when you turn the key . But...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-04-2014, 06:30 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,052
Posted By H F
Hmm , if your getting power from the ignition...

Hmm , if your getting power from the ignition wire to the solinoid and it's not engaging the starter ... But if you jump the power from the starter to the solinoid you said it did turn the engine...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-04-2014, 03:20 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,052
Posted By H F
I'm happy to help bro ,, I really enjoy to...

I'm happy to help bro ,, I really enjoy to trouble shoot this complicated bastard ,, LOL

Just take the battery out and get it fully charged at auto zone . Put it back in , pull the IBS plug...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-04-2014, 01:41 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 574
Posted By H F
Just recently helped a friend with a 545 no start...

Just recently helped a friend with a 545 no start issue . After checking and ruling out a bunch of stuff (Battery, starter, ignition ,solinoid,fuel pump,injectors,fuses ,IVM ,IBS ) this was the last...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-04-2014, 01:00 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,052
Posted By H F
Its been 14 days since your battery was fully...

Its been 14 days since your battery was fully charged and tested good . Something is causing a drain . I can leave my 545 in the garage for three to four weeks at a time and she fires right up every...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-03-2014, 10:42 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 459
Posted By H F
What I do on a stubborn nut , is put a wrench or...

What I do on a stubborn nut , is put a wrench or cresent on the nut and tap it with a hammer as you turn the wrench . Wack it several times before you turn it also ..
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-03-2014, 10:13 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,052
Posted By H F
There is still a couple things to rule out ,...

There is still a couple things to rule out , don't panic just yet bro, couple more options left... Disconnect the IBS cable and try to start the car .. The IBS is the little plug that is on the...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-03-2014, 12:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 213
Posted By H F
Here is my setup to give you an idea . You need...

Here is my setup to give you an idea . You need the aux cable and I used a i simple is75 cable . All connections are inside the arm rest . Gives you power ( I went straight to the battery ) , an...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-03-2014, 11:37 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 574
Posted By H F
Since the starter checked out good ,, and there...

Since the starter checked out good ,, and there is no power at the ignition wire to the solenoid . Before you go any farther and spend alotta cash on modules . It would be a lot cheaper to get INPA...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-02-2014, 01:42 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 574
Posted By H F
Have you tried to disconnect the IBS cable plug...

Have you tried to disconnect the IBS cable plug and try to start the car ?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-02-2014, 10:34 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 574
Posted By H F
Did the starter work ?

Did the starter work ?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-02-2014, 07:19 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 387
Posted By H F
I had a lot of sweaty oil residue on my ARS and...

I had a lot of sweaty oil residue on my ARS and also thought it was leaking . Once I cleaned it and didn't really see any drippng . I gave all the fittings a slight turn . About a 1/4 turn tight...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-02-2014, 07:00 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 745
Posted By H F
. I'm also thinking that the CAS thinks it's not...

. I'm also thinking that the CAS thinks it's not getting enough voltage , then doesn't enable power from the ignition wire that leads to the solenoid . The IBS is sending wrong information to the...
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