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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-10-2014, 10:13 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 333
Posted By jjp735i
Ok, so today the lights came on yet again. Made a...

Ok, so today the lights came on yet again. Made a appointment at the BMW dealer because I'm tried of reading 18 million threads with a billion different solutions.

One reoccuring problem that...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-10-2014, 04:09 AM
Replies: 463
Views: 80,151
Posted By jjp735i
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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-10-2014, 04:07 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 348
Posted By jjp735i
Welcome to the 545i club and bimmerfest. I've had...

Welcome to the 545i club and bimmerfest. I've had my 05 545i for almost 3 years and the V8 is an great engine.

Still enjoy getting in my everyday.

Like others have already stated, keep up on...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-04-2014, 05:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 333
Posted By jjp735i
Stopped by a local INDY shop and the best his...

Stopped by a local INDY shop and the best his reader would come up with was these three codes

Am i screwed. Was going to try and clean the front wheel sensor, but if that doesn't work looks like...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-03-2014, 07:13 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 333
Posted By jjp735i
I never had to run my scan tool for ABS or such...

I never had to run my scan tool for ABS or such so I don't know if it ever connected. Going to have codes ran today to see if I can narrow it down.

I don't think the module is bad, because it...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-03-2014, 04:22 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 333
Posted By jjp735i
Traction/ Brake/ ABS Lights

I've been having this problem over the last few weeks were these lights come on. Going to try and have the codes read today, because my C110 reader keeps gving me an error when trying to read ABS...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-26-2014, 11:57 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 804
Posted By jjp735i
I just did the pads on my 325xi and used Wearever...

I just did the pads on my 325xi and used Wearever thermoguiet and am very pleased with them. Seem just like original pads. Yes they do dust, but I read way to many complaits about losing bite when...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-18-2014, 04:16 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,019
Posted By jjp735i
I had active steering on my 88 735i and now have...

I had active steering on my 88 735i and now have it on my 545i and i love it. No spinning the wheel a million times to park and higher speeds it just feels great, especially in the the bends.

When...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-18-2014, 02:10 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 212
Posted By jjp735i
545i V8 owners

About 3 weeks ago I replace my Crankcase Vent valves due to Check engine light and Increased emissions warmer. Also this is what my code reader gave me was the problem.

Well it seems to have fixed...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-09-2014, 02:33 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 10,330
Posted By jjp735i
I did my front last summer with these and still...

I did my front last summer with these and still working perfect. I always make sure I buy the ones with metal backing. In fact I just bought one for my right rear to do today.

Good luck.
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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-25-2014, 02:15 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 191
Posted By jjp735i
crankcase vent valves

I got some new valves installed yesterday, but the new ones I bought didn't have the vent tube to attach the vent lines. I used the old caps and broke off one tab. Seems to hold tight still.
...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-30-2014, 02:10 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 295
Posted By jjp735i
It will never reset unless you replace the...

It will never reset unless you replace the sensor, trust me I know. Mine did the same thing, but went to -9000. New sensor and bamm. Worked like a charm.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 06-20-2014, 03:53 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 488
Posted By jjp735i
If you do a google search you would have seen...

If you do a google search you would have seen that the dealer is the only option. I've seen people post anywhere from 150 to 225 for replacement keys. Sorry, but your going to have to bit bullet...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-12-2014, 01:56 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 161
Posted By jjp735i
05 545i increased emissions

So I got a check engine light and the increased emissions the other day. What worries me is twice a noticed when I pull out a puff of blue smoke coming out exhaust, very little but enough to notice....
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 06-09-2014, 09:24 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,866
Posted By jjp735i
Madza tried this and it failed so they when with...

Madza tried this and it failed so they when with a starter. I guess for it to work the pistons need to stop midpoint everytime for it to start up correctly.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 06-09-2014, 08:09 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,866
Posted By jjp735i
Sound like BS to me. I was under the impression...

Sound like BS to me. I was under the impression from reading that the starter kicks the engine back on. How would just a spark get the engine to spin again? Something has to crank the engine.

I...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-23-2014, 02:43 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 208
Posted By jjp735i
starting out hesitation

My 545i has developed this slight hesitation when trying to start out. I give it a little gas and it just doesn't want to go, then all the sudden it takes off. Doesn't do this every time, but have...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-19-2014, 06:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 316
Posted By jjp735i
Did you try and have the module reprogramed? No...

Did you try and have the module reprogramed? No about of turning wheel left to right would reset mine. Dealer reprogramed over a year now it's been fine.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-14-2014, 09:57 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 787
Posted By jjp735i
I also have the GMAC warranty, covers everything....

I also have the GMAC warranty, covers everything. I found out if you take it to a BMW dealer they will authorize the repairs over the phone instead of sending someone out. I think they just don't...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-06-2014, 03:51 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 229
Posted By jjp735i
Service engine soon Light

I got this light today so I pulled out my cheap B100 reading.
This is wha it said.

AB Thermostat, Map Cooling, Mechanical, jammed open. Car is runing fine and temp is perfect. I have heat also. ...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-02-2014, 09:47 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 928
Posted By jjp735i
wheels

Which wheels are you running. I have the same car with 16" and looking to get the 17" style 73 Think they are called radial spokes.

Maybe we can work something out if you get 16's.

I'm in PA....
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-29-2014, 03:51 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 146
Posted By jjp735i
Vent Visor

Does anyone have these and can comment on how they are. I want to get a pair and the only kind I found is the in-channel ones.

I know a lot of people don't like them, but I do, I think they work...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-25-2014, 04:30 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 226
Posted By jjp735i
I found all the answers by doing some more...

I found all the answers by doing some more searches. As for kevins post, this doesn't make any sense, what does this have to do with brake pads? Did you just want to tell a story. Sorry but I'm at a...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-24-2014, 03:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 226
Posted By jjp735i
Brake pad sensor

I searched but couldn't find an answer. My idrive states I need new front pads, but I know there is only about 11,000 miles on the pads.

I have to wait until Saturday until i can pull a wheel and...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-22-2014, 08:19 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,409
Posted By jjp735i
Temp Control

Wow, this is so crazy. Being an owner of my E60 for a little over 2 years, the temp controls still confuse me.

Hey once you figure it all out, drive over to my place and adjust mine.:rofl:
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