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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-21-2014, 04:47 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 808
Posted By moots
Castrol Magnetec 10W40 and oil change at every 5k...

Castrol Magnetec 10W40 and oil change at every 5k miles.No oil consumption.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-21-2014, 04:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 239
Posted By moots
You shud have an M54B25 and that shud take 7.9...

You shud have an M54B25 and that shud take 7.9 sec from 0-60.......vacuum leak could cause sluggish preformance....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-21-2014, 04:26 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,008
Posted By moots
Yup... I second this ^.I have replaced both the...

Yup... I second this ^.I have replaced both the trims on my e39 for the front and rear and they ARE trims and the procedure is similar.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-17-2014, 04:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 190
Posted By moots
yup....the m52tu has double vanos and you can't...

yup....the m52tu has double vanos and you can't replace a double vanos with a single vanos engine.Well you can but it will not be a straight fwd swap...harness...ecu...plumbings are not the same....
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-16-2014, 11:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 186
Posted By moots
the light app is for you to check compatibilty...

the light app is for you to check compatibilty and codes read by submitting ivini (sp).....
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-16-2014, 02:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 288
Posted By moots
This action switches the display off but not the...

This action switches the display off but not the background light.The background light is what we need OFF totally....
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-15-2014, 07:12 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 288
Posted By moots
I share he same concern and I have not found the...

I share he same concern and I have not found the way to completely switch the display OFF but you can have the display nearly off by dimming it out from the display setting hence an almost dark...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-11-2014, 04:14 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 121
Posted By moots
it could be the switch or it could be the wiring...

it could be the switch or it could be the wiring harness that goes thru the trunk hinge.you gotta remove the rh side panel (same access to the battery) to check the physical condition of the wiring...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-10-2014, 07:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 223
Posted By moots
The plug change advisory on the I drive is not...

The plug change advisory on the I drive is not what causing the car to not start.
The e60 or in fact all RWD cars must not be towed for fear of damaging the diff gb.

If it is cranking,the battery...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-10-2014, 07:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 381
Posted By moots
clean with soap you wash dishes with,and if you...

clean with soap you wash dishes with,and if you were to go with aber57's suggestions(that worked for me for my previous e39)....please please be mindfull that a wrench is a mighty lot harder than...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-10-2014, 04:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 381
Posted By moots
maybe your windshield need a thorough...

maybe your windshield need a thorough cleaning....try that first.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-08-2014, 10:40 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 384
Posted By moots
The fan comes on as soon as the a/c is switched...

The fan comes on as soon as the a/c is switched on...............
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-05-2014, 06:10 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 754
Posted By moots
I have never applied any paste to any of my cars...

I have never applied any paste to any of my cars from e34 to e39 to e60 and none of em ever squealed.if your mech had removed and machined the pads and you are sure the shims are in place,then the...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-05-2014, 05:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 262
Posted By moots
here: ...

here:
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=800537
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-05-2014, 04:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 256
Posted By moots
1. I think your are referring to the blower...

1. I think your are referring to the blower control knob and not the a/c.The blower comes on regardless of last setting.This is BMW's way of ensuring that ventilation is always made available at...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-05-2014, 04:22 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 775
Posted By moots
I really do not think the issue is with the...

I really do not think the issue is with the springs but rather the damper.The damper sits in the spring and is part of the assembly and sold as a whole unit and is expensive.As the car ages,the...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-05-2014, 03:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 405
Posted By moots
nightmare?a hydrolocked engine is a...

nightmare?a hydrolocked engine is a nightmare.your case shud be classified as a daymare.....:rofl:
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-04-2014, 04:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 522
Posted By moots
life's good isn't it..... until the 'drive...

life's good isn't it.....

until the 'drive slow.eng overheating' msg pops up on the display....he he...just kidding


enjoy the car....
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-28-2014, 07:10 AM
Replies: 1,047
Views: 7,814
Posted By moots
http://i962.photobucket.com/albums/ae104/moots11/e...

http://i962.photobucket.com/albums/ae104/moots11/e60/20140911_080323_zpsox8nhw23.jpg (http://s962.photobucket.com/user/moots11/media/e60/20140911_080323_zpsox8nhw23.jpg.html)
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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-28-2014, 07:02 AM
Replies: 1,047
Views: 7,814
Posted By moots
http://i962.photobucket.com/albums/ae104/moots11/m...

http://i962.photobucket.com/albums/ae104/moots11/misc/Mathias%2020140807_122826_zpsnshoizsv.jpg (http://s962.photobucket.com/user/moots11/media/misc/Mathias%2020140807_122826_zpsnshoizsv.jpg.html)
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-28-2014, 06:24 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 456
Posted By moots
original 10w bulb ...

original 10w bulb
http://i962.photobucket.com/albums/ae104/moots11/e60/20140927_111630_zpsxgublvng.jpg (http://s962.photobucket.com/user/moots11/media/e60/20140927_111630_zpsxgublvng.jpg.html)

5w...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-26-2014, 03:11 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,139
Posted By moots
Hey Bud.... But me thinks the major issue is...

Hey Bud....
But me thinks the major issue is separating the headlight plastic lens from the housing and resealing em back after and making sure it is water tight.
Making the board with nails as a...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-25-2014, 02:59 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 340
Posted By moots
2004 525i ...

2004 525i
http://i962.photobucket.com/albums/ae104/moots11/e60/20140830_104057_zpsncymyf8o.jpg (http://s962.photobucket.com/user/moots11/media/e60/20140830_104057_zpsncymyf8o.jpg.html)...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-23-2014, 11:01 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,139
Posted By moots
yup...mine's bad as well.... ...

yup...mine's bad as well....
http://i962.photobucket.com/albums/ae104/moots11/e60/20140830_104057_zpsncymyf8o.jpg...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-19-2014, 04:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 163
Posted By moots
just curious as to the reason you need to remove...

just curious as to the reason you need to remove that window switch assembly..?
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