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Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 05-13-2014, 11:00 AM
Replies: 1
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Posted By mikemessa
Also I turned the engine off and switched the fan...

Also I turned the engine off and switched the fan on, opened the bonnet and the sound seems to come from the right hand side of the engine near the front bumper

Thanks
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 05-13-2014, 08:26 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 169
Posted By mikemessa
buzzing sound/noise when turning on the heater/fan

Hi, I have notice a strange buzzing sound when the heater is turned on. From cold/start up its fine but when driving for around 10 minutes it gets louder. The sound, sounds a bit like a deep...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 05-11-2014, 03:56 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 209
Posted By mikemessa
Thanks for the advice. It turns out it was the...

Thanks for the advice. It turns out it was the electrics. I swapped the electrics and all working fine.

Thanks again
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 05-10-2014, 03:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 209
Posted By mikemessa
windscreen washer pumps back to front, please help.!!

Hi, I took my car to my local garage to replace my air con compressor only to find that my windscreen washer jets are back to front. What I mean is that when I trigger the front windscreen washers,...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-24-2013, 03:26 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 600
Posted By mikemessa
yeah tried them. Tried everyone in fact. Looks...

yeah tried them. Tried everyone in fact. Looks like I have to go to main dealer and pay the premium :cry:
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-23-2013, 09:16 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 600
Posted By mikemessa
ha ha, yes sorry you are totally correct. I...

ha ha, yes sorry you are totally correct. I forgot that I am in an international forum.

Thanks for the heads up.! :)

I was wondering if there are any suppliers that can deliver to the UK. ...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-23-2013, 07:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 600
Posted By mikemessa
Hi, i meant passenger side front wing Thanks

Hi, i meant passenger side front wing

Thanks
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-23-2013, 06:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 600
Posted By mikemessa
Facelift, nearside front wing

Hi there, does anyone know where I can get a nearside front wing for the E53 X5, 2004 4.4i Facelift?

Does anyone know where i can get it cheaper than main dealer (ie breakers or something) They...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-23-2012, 06:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,218
Posted By mikemessa
TV, SATNAV Unit for the X5 - Faulty??

Hi, my TV/radio/sat nav seems to be displaying a fainted colour on the display screen. When I leave the car for a few days it goes back to normal, then if driving throughout the day, it goes back to...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 12-02-2011, 03:03 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 443
Posted By mikemessa
Service Light

Hi guys, I turned my car on this morning and noticed a new symbol that has appeared on my dashboard. I have highlighted the symbol in white (picture attached), and I can't seem to find anything...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-20-2011, 12:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,941
Posted By mikemessa
Hi guys, I went to my local garage and they said...

Hi guys, I went to my local garage and they said its the anti-roll bars (sway bars) which needs replacing. thanks for all the advice
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-10-2011, 03:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,941
Posted By mikemessa
Thanks for all the advice guys, I'll get this...

Thanks for all the advice guys, I'll get this checked out. Many thanks
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-08-2011, 02:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,941
Posted By mikemessa
Knocking noise

Hi there, I have started to notice a knocking noise when I drive on uneven roads. The noise seems to be coming from the passenger side front or rear but I don't know what it could be. Is there common...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-31-2011, 09:21 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 722
Posted By mikemessa
Service Light.!!

Hi guys, my mate purchased his car recently (3 series, 320i, 2007) and he has noticed a service light that has appeared on the dashboard. Do you know what this could be as I have no idea.
...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 08-01-2011, 07:03 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 678
Posted By mikemessa
Thanks guys for all the advice. Much appreciated...

Thanks guys for all the advice. Much appreciated :)
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 08-01-2011, 04:13 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 678
Posted By mikemessa
Hi petener999, thanks for the confirmation. Do I...

Hi petener999, thanks for the confirmation. Do I need to go to a garage and get this looked at or is it safe leaving it as it is?

Sorry if that sound dumb, I am not great with things like this
...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-31-2011, 02:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 678
Posted By mikemessa
Unknown Engine Pipe.???

Hi Guys, I am new to Bimmerfest and I have my first query. I own a E53 X5, 4.4i and I noticed the other day when I checked my oil level, that there was a pipe that is not connected to anything and...
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