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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-15-2015, 08:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 336
Posted By lhordmclain
Test high side and low side pressure for...

Test high side and low side pressure for refrigerant , consider a UV tracer on the A/C system to check for possible leaks under the hood and visually inspects the evaporator / core / condenser via a...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-15-2015, 07:55 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 502
Posted By lhordmclain
Axxis and OE rotors ...

Axxis and OE rotors
http://www.axxisbrakes.com/deluxe.html

I will try cool carbon pads and stop tech slotted rotors when I'm due for replacement.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-06-2015, 10:04 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,693
Posted By lhordmclain
Intermittent Light Bulb Failure Code

My local BMW dealership filed a good will claim and it got approved by BMW NA. They also provided a courtesy diagnostics (no out pocket for me).

LCI E90's have come to have an issue with their LED...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-02-2015, 01:31 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,493
Posted By lhordmclain
2004 3.0 - bought it new many moons ago It's...

2004 3.0 - bought it new many moons ago
It's our daily driver (avg less than 10k miles a year)

I like the e53 models!

Take good care of the vehicle and it will do the same for you.....
...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-16-2014, 11:27 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,621
Posted By lhordmclain
328i Faulty Evaporator

I just pickup the vehicle 30mins before my post ;)

I will defer to the SME for AC system - DSXMachina

Do search and read the responses.

In a nutshell e90 LCI or not are prone ( not all) for...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-16-2014, 09:39 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 772
Posted By lhordmclain
Just wanted to share my experience with our 09...

Just wanted to share my experience with our 09 328xi (still under extended warranty - sweet!)

Service Maintenance
- Brake Flush (Units 0.4, I am assuming this will equate to a 1 hour bill...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-16-2014, 09:34 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,621
Posted By lhordmclain
Just wanted to share my experience with our 09...

Just wanted to share my experience with our 09 328xi (still under extended warranty - sweet!)

Service Maintenance
- Brake Flush (Units 0.4, I am assuming this will equate to a 1 hour bill...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-04-2013, 02:29 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,211
Posted By lhordmclain
Every mechanic is picky... MAF replacement

SES light turned on. "That's why I asked the wear and tear of this component / possible reasons why it fails"

Run diagnostics using GT1.

Pointing at Secondary MAF

Cleared the stored codes,...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 12-02-2013, 07:55 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 419
Posted By lhordmclain
Go to an independent bmw shop (equipped with GT1...

Go to an independent bmw shop (equipped with GT1 or Autologic)

Usually they do the diagnostics for free...

* EGS codes (Transmission related)
* VTG codes (Transfer case related)

at a bare...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 12-02-2013, 07:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 575
Posted By lhordmclain
Go to an independent bmw shop (equipped with GT1...

Go to an independent bmw shop (equipped with GT1 or Autologic)

Usually they do "FREE" diagnostic....


My guess (at a minimum) is the transfer case fluid has reach it's max life (time to...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-02-2013, 07:34 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,211
Posted By lhordmclain
Every mechanic is picky... MAF replacement

Any clue of the root cause why we have to replace 11721438814 Mass air flow sensor on 2004 X5?
Forum: The Detail Department 07-02-2013, 11:10 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 441
Posted By lhordmclain
Car detailing

Hello,

Anyone here tried chemical guys? / Tornador? Or any better alternative?

*clay, buff ( light swirls), polish/glaze and seal+wax the exterior body n windshield
* clean the wheels and...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-02-2013, 09:57 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 478
Posted By lhordmclain
Car detailing

Hello,

Anyone here tried chemical guys? / Tornador? Or any better alternative?

*clay, buff ( light swirls), polish/glaze and seal+wax the exterior body n windshield
* clean the wheels and...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-03-2013, 07:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,150
Posted By lhordmclain
I am planning to give this product a try next...

I am planning to give this product a try next year on my 2004 X5 3.0i (e53 m54) @ 71k miles

http://germanautosolutions.com/bmw_solutions/disa_products/index_disa_products.php

Also coming soon...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-02-2013, 05:53 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 424
Posted By lhordmclain
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-07-2013, 03:05 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,865
Posted By lhordmclain
ATF service or not?

I have a 2004 E53 6 cylinder M54 (X5 3.0) @ 70580 miles, I went to a new BMW Indy shop and requested an AT service which includes (AT filter, gasket, plugs, bolts, 7.5 quarts Redline D4 ATF and...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-26-2013, 06:56 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,197
Posted By lhordmclain
Hi, I have a 2004 e53. The issue I...

Hi,

I have a 2004 e53. The issue I experienced 3 weeks ago was both rear doors (L&R passenger) - intermittent lock/ unlock failure.

At first glanced without troubleshooting the error, we...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 03-14-2013, 05:02 PM
Replies: 301
Views: 124,777
Posted By lhordmclain
re: 2004 BMW X5 Panoramic Sunroof - Faulty

Hi sunny43.5 and TMunich

Please forward the step by step instruction with picture on how to deal with a faulty 2004 BMW X5 Panoramic Sunroof

I am a newbie in this forum. I need to post a...
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