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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-19-2013, 10:53 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 969
Posted By Kswan23
Curious about Rain Sensor and sunroof auto close

I've read some models have a auto close feature on your sunroof if you forget and leave it open and it begins to rain.

I have a 2004 e60 530i. I'm wondering if my car has this feature. Luckily,...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-15-2013, 06:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 416
Posted By Kswan23
Idrive programmer near Atlanta GA

I had a guy from the forum, TRIPLE_O come to Atlanta, install the aux cable and re code my idrive. This guy is amazing and affordable. He will come to you, wherever you are.


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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-28-2013, 06:42 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 24,010
Posted By Kswan23
How many miles on your E60?

Mine just hit 120,000. Recently replace front struts and clutch. Other than that, nothing major. Oil changes and brake pads.

I am getting a bit of a "hop" or stutter when I ease into RPM's over...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-28-2013, 06:32 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,159
Posted By Kswan23
Sound like a Diversity Antenna?

I bought a new diversity antenna and installed it myself. Very simple to do. Radio still works perfect but still not getting any distance range from my key fob. I have to be right next to the car to...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-06-2013, 02:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 416
Posted By Kswan23
I thought about that. I watched a YouTube vid...

I thought about that. I watched a YouTube vid tutorial on how to do this and I feel I am fairly tech savvy, but I am scared of screwing something up. I just feel the idrive system is a pretty...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-05-2013, 10:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 416
Posted By Kswan23
Idrive programmer near Atlanta GA

I want to install a aux cable into my e60, but need the idrive coded to recognize the aux. does anyone know someone near Atlanta GA that can code it for me?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-04-2013, 12:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,159
Posted By Kswan23
Sound like a Diversity Antenna?

My FM and AM radio started cutting out and completely went out. After doing a lot of forum searching, I was told that it was a diversity antenna problem. I didn't have any problems with the remote...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-29-2013, 08:37 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 638
Posted By Kswan23
I need to install the aux cable as well. After...

I need to install the aux cable as well. After watching the youtube vid, I think it will be fairly starlight forward but I need someone to program my idrive to recognize the aux input. Anyone have a...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-28-2013, 09:06 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 925
Posted By Kswan23
Thank you for the vids. You are right. Mine is a...

Thank you for the vids. You are right. Mine is a v6. I've seen a couple of YouTube vids of muff deletes on 530 and they all sound awesome. I guess, the only thing I am worried about is highway riding...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-28-2013, 06:16 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 925
Posted By Kswan23
@gixxer How is your muff delete? I've been...

@gixxer How is your muff delete? I've been thinking of doing this to my 530. Can you post any vids for sound?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-28-2013, 05:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,043
Posted By Kswan23
I have a 04 e60 with the same exact problem....

I have a 04 e60 with the same exact problem. Leaver goes up and down but does not grab at all. I thought my cable broke also. Please let me know what you find and I'll do the same.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-25-2013, 08:00 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 260
Posted By Kswan23
Can/does the parking brake snap?

My ebrake was working fine a couple of weeks ago. Occasionally, it would "pop" when I pulled it up, but always held no prob. Was just a sound.

About a week ago, it "popped" and this time, the...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-20-2013, 04:52 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 429
Posted By Kswan23
If that's what it is, new clutch, how much money...

If that's what it is, new clutch, how much money am I looking at? And if I were to go in and replace the clutch, would you suggest any upgraded modifications instead of the oem?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-19-2013, 07:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 429
Posted By Kswan23
Clutch problems? Transmission problems?

I have a 2004 530 I. it is a manual transmission. I have noticed recently that if I step on the gas while it's in gear that the RPMs shoot up before the car will take off going. What am I looking at?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-23-2012, 06:02 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 983
Posted By Kswan23
I did check the idrive settings this morning....

I did check the idrive settings this morning. They are normal. I actually turned it only on the seat butt part and it started getting warm on the back of the butt but nothing on the thigh support. I...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-23-2012, 04:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 983
Posted By Kswan23
Seat heater problems, does the driver seat have its own fuse?

The seat heaters in my driver seat were working perfectly. Recently, the seat portion of the heater stopped working while the back warmers still work perfectly. Does the butt portion of the seat...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-07-2012, 06:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,138
Posted By Kswan23
Can I not test it or no one knows the answer?

Can I not test it or no one knows the answer?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-04-2012, 09:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,138
Posted By Kswan23
Anyone?

Anyone?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-30-2012, 04:29 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,138
Posted By Kswan23
Anyone had this same issue or can shed some light?

Anyone had this same issue or can shed some light?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-29-2012, 08:20 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 30,371
Posted By Kswan23
351423

351423
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-29-2012, 08:27 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,138
Posted By Kswan23
Testing diversity antenna?

I am having static problems with my FM and a.m. radio. Someone mentioned that it possibly could be the diversity antenna. Is there any way that I can test the diversity antenna before replacing it?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-28-2012, 03:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 768
Posted By Kswan23
Bump

Bump
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-24-2012, 08:40 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 768
Posted By Kswan23
Is there away I can test this before replacing it...

Is there away I can test this before replacing it to ensure this is the problem?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-24-2012, 07:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 768
Posted By Kswan23
Actually, I find I have to be fairly close to the...

Actually, I find I have to be fairly close to the car to unlock. Probably within 15- 20 feet or so.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-23-2012, 08:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 768
Posted By Kswan23
FM radio problems... Weird

My 530i's idrive radio is very staticky and cuts in and out bad. Almost like there is no antenna (at least that's what it sounds like). So much so I actually stopped the car and looked at my roof to...
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