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Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-19-2014, 07:57 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 243
Posted By wiredread
over heating

Good morning. I have a problem. I put Anti freeze in my 2004 x5 3.0 and it was overheaating. I tried bleeding it from the screw on top of the resevour tank but there were no visible sign of anti...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-29-2014, 06:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 647
Posted By wiredread
This question is for Amherst how do i get that...

This question is for Amherst how do i get that program and do u know how to use that program to its fullness.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-29-2014, 06:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 5,968
Posted By wiredread
dct problem

Hello newpctech I read that u had the same problem I s m having at this particular time. The dct light flashes i n the dashboard the car has no power until u turn the nob off. What did u do to solve...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-28-2014, 06:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 301
Posted By wiredread
Take the car battery for a full hour charge at an...

Take the car battery for a full hour charge at an autozone or pep boys should last for days just drive during the day
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-27-2014, 07:17 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 288
Posted By wiredread
dtc problem

While driving my dtc light started flashing and i had no power to move the car it felt like it was in neutral no matter how i stepped on the excellerator. I went on the highway and i had the same...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-23-2014, 07:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 325
Posted By wiredread
trouble code

I took the car to someone and they changed the camshaft sensors. The car was scanned again and another code came up and they told me it was the Intake vanos. I bought one and they change it and...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-07-2014, 05:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 325
Posted By wiredread
Trouble code

My engine light came on and i recieved a trouble code P0012. Does anyone know what step or steps i can take to solve this issue.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-08-2013, 05:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 411
Posted By wiredread
The rubber boot on the shaft was busted up and...

The rubber boot on the shaft was busted up and making a noise. Today I took out the shaft looked it over to see if there was any damage and reinstalled it to mack sure it went all the way in. I'm...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-07-2013, 03:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 411
Posted By wiredread
Front axle

I changed my front axle on my 2006 530xi because it was making a noise. Now was driving good and all of a sudden the axle sounds like it's coming out but it is locked in tight. Sometimes it makes...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-06-2013, 05:34 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 225
Posted By wiredread
fron axle

My car 2006 bmw 530xi. The problem I'm having is my front axle right side boot was busted up but not making any noise. I let someone change it and that's Where my problem start. Whenever you...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-20-2013, 06:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 823
Posted By wiredread
The lens on my bmw is clear the lights are just...

The lens on my bmw is clear the lights are just dull compared to the other lights on other bmws i see. I just saw some lights selling on ebay that i think i will purchase. They have 10w 6w 5w 3w led...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-20-2013, 06:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 823
Posted By wiredread
brighter head lights.

Hello can anyone tell me which light I can use on my e60 bmw to get them much brighter. I see lots of bmws with those bright head lights and mines look so dull.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-10-2013, 01:35 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 358
Posted By wiredread
Brighter lights.

I have a 2006 530xi I want my lights brighter it seem dull. What watts or bulbs are they using out there to get them brighter.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-23-2013, 03:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 505
Posted By wiredread
I like the originals continentals that the bmw...

I like the originals continentals that the bmw came with. They are great tires.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-23-2013, 02:21 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,071
Posted By wiredread
Try burning out the gas in your tank and only use...

Try burning out the gas in your tank and only use 93 octane on your car that is what bmw recommend.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-16-2013, 05:02 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 302
Posted By wiredread
Thank u. Can the job be done on the car or I have...

Thank u. Can the job be done on the car or I have to take off the whole thing. Trying to see how much work I'm dealing with.j
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-14-2013, 12:57 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,410
Posted By wiredread
Are u using bmcables or bmtechnics.

Are u using bmcables or bmtechnics.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-13-2013, 08:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 302
Posted By wiredread
ball joint removal.

Do your have to use a pulley to remove the balljoint on the e60. I was doing front end work on my car, changed the tie rod assembly and the lower control arm and i realized that the lower ball joint...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-05-2013, 05:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 519
Posted By wiredread
Does anyone know how to use the bmcables.

I would like to know if anyone in the ny area knows how to use the bmcables. I have been fighting up with this product for a few weeks now and i cant seem to get it started. It will be nice if i can...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-27-2013, 05:24 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 10,755
Posted By wiredread
Try giving your car a boost. If that don't work...

Try giving your car a boost. If that don't work then most likely it's your electronic stater.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-27-2013, 05:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 363
Posted By wiredread
That is not normal at all. I have an e 60 and it...

That is not normal at all. I have an e 60 and it don't sound like that. I was having vibration problems in the steering wheel and a dealer told me it might to change the power steering or the engine...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-23-2013, 02:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 698
Posted By wiredread
Maybe u should try reinstalling the old set back...

Maybe u should try reinstalling the old set back and see if the problem still exist.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-13-2013, 05:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 360
Posted By wiredread
In the beginning the vibration was only felt in...

In the beginning the vibration was only felt in the steering wheel when i turned the steering so i changed the power steering resevour. It did not go away. Now if started vibrating throughout the...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-13-2013, 04:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 360
Posted By wiredread
car viberates

My 2006 530xi is viberating very heavily. I took it too 2 mechanics and they both said that the left engine mount was no good. I decided to do the job. It was a very difficult job because of all the...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-13-2013, 04:05 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,630
Posted By wiredread
I purchased the BMW cables and it is driving me...

I purchased the BMW cables and it is driving me nuts to work. It took about 12 hrs to download all of the features. Once downloaded nothing seem to work. Can anyone in the 5 boors of NYC hook up with...
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