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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-16-2014, 09:11 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 342
Posted By 62Maxx
Ernest, send us a pic, I'm very curious. Thanks

Ernest, send us a pic, I'm very curious. Thanks
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-15-2014, 06:53 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 342
Posted By 62Maxx
Bud B, I'm with you. When I bought my pre-owned...

Bud B, I'm with you. When I bought my pre-owned 2004 525I, My headlight switch was "in" and "flush" exactly like you mentioned. Not knowing my "new" car, I somehow pulled out the whole switch and...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-12-2014, 07:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 447
Posted By 62Maxx
YES! You must have the new battery registered....

YES! You must have the new battery registered. Either by a dealer or an independent dealer, otherwise the new battery will not be "accepted" to the electrical system..
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-12-2014, 07:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,099
Posted By 62Maxx
kidney beans! LMAO! Yea, my beans steam the...

kidney beans! LMAO! Yea, my beans steam the same! I had the same "freak out".....
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-12-2014, 07:11 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 741
Posted By 62Maxx
2004 525-I with 58K and a fresh fluid 6 litre /...

2004 525-I with 58K and a fresh fluid 6 litre / pan change. No difference but when I come to brake at a stop, if I brake real hard under 10 mph, I have no ass slam. If I don't, and stop...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-02-2014, 01:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 352
Posted By 62Maxx
BMW Aux plug kit

OH, I forgot to mention there is a BMW Aux plug kit available for installation. It's tricky, but a DIY on Youtube is out there. I have not done this yet.:thumbup:
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-02-2014, 01:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 352
Posted By 62Maxx
Subs under the front seats

I hava a 2004 525I with the HI-FI standard system also. You can access the subs under the front seat by standing outside of the car and move your seat farthest forward, then open the rear door and...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-02-2014, 12:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 320
Posted By 62Maxx
Very Important Transmission advice !

This is if you have an automatic transmission with your vehicle. Have the automatic trans fluid changed if your around 50K-60K miles on the odometer! It requires a whole new trans pan with the...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-01-2014, 12:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 139
Posted By 62Maxx
Is "In place" voltage regulator replacement possible? M54 eng.

HiYa all & Happy Holidays! Is it possible to replace the voltage regulator on a M54 6-Cyl. without having to remove the alternator? Any tutorials or techs avail to comment on this? Visually, it...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-05-2014, 12:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 371
Posted By 62Maxx
Try to find a car with COMPLETE service records! ...

Try to find a car with COMPLETE service records! I bought a beautiful 2004 525 I with only 42K miles on it (I could not pass this up) but with no service records. There was no date on the...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-05-2014, 12:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 313
Posted By 62Maxx
If you have a first aid kit under the trunk lid,...

If you have a first aid kit under the trunk lid, open it and there should be the fuse diagrams for the glove box fuses and the trunk fuses by the battery. After that, your best bet is to buy a...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-05-2014, 12:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 423
Posted By 62Maxx
I have a '04 525I and I have the same thing and...

I have a '04 525I and I have the same thing and did a little research. That option selection on the I-Drive was for a cellphone to be purchased from the dealer and the dealer phone had a "cradle"...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-05-2014, 11:39 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 164
Posted By 62Maxx
First check your "volume speed setting" on the...

First check your "volume speed setting" on the I-Drive. The option that lets you adjust/increase the volume as you drive faster?
Just a thought... good luck!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-05-2014, 11:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 522
Posted By 62Maxx
UPDATE: I could NOT handle driving the car with...

UPDATE: I could NOT handle driving the car with that driver's H/L stuck beaming at the furthermost left position so I figured out how to manually "center" the projector beam. I removed the H/L...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-03-2014, 07:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 522
Posted By 62Maxx
HiYa Black Rain.... I went to realoem.com and...

HiYa Black Rain.... I went to realoem.com and put in the last (7) of my VIN and you can NAV to headlight and verify what part number you need. On my 2004, 525I, it showed the same part number...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-02-2014, 11:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 372
Posted By 62Maxx
What is BMW OPTION CODE 0818 "Battery Switch" ?

Where is it located and what does it do? Is it a manual turning switch so if your working on the electrical system you do not have to disconnect the battery or what? :dunno:

2004/525I
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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-31-2014, 08:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 295
Posted By 62Maxx
2004/525I regular HI-FI vs Logic 7 question

Greetings.....
I have the regular stock HI-FI system in my car. (not the logic 7) I noticed a speaker plate under each front drivers & passengers seat but when I cranked the volume up on purpose...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-31-2014, 07:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 378
Posted By 62Maxx
If you have the secondary key FOB, try that....It...

If you have the secondary key FOB, try that....It seems that it is not recognizing the inserted key FOB? Otherwise, give your local BMW dealer a call. Good Luck, (in a nice way)
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-29-2014, 12:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 522
Posted By 62Maxx
Thanks, I will check out the wiring!

Thanks, I will check out the wiring!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-29-2014, 12:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 494
Posted By 62Maxx
Get ready for a roller coaster on this problem. I...

Get ready for a roller coaster on this problem. I have the same issue (2004-525I) I have a post on here a few days ago about this migraine and more than likely, a BMW tech would have more knowledge...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-27-2014, 08:52 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 377
Posted By 62Maxx
I got mine at NAPA. ($160.00) 5 year Warranty, ...

I got mine at NAPA. ($160.00) 5 year Warranty, I believe..... If you do AUTOZONE, Don't have them install it for you!! See the earlier post where the guy used a cigarette lighter/OBDII connector...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-24-2014, 08:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 526
Posted By 62Maxx
I also have a 2004 E-60 525 I. with the same...

I also have a 2004 E-60 525 I. with the same problem. Where does your error show up at? Only my green dot light flashes next to the headlamp switch . Nothing on the I-drive... Thanks if...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-23-2014, 07:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 328
Posted By 62Maxx
Holy *****t

WoW... I thought i had problems.....ya know? I t's time to go back to a HONDA.....thats what I'm going to do in short time.....these are nice cars but german engineering? REALLY???????? I...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-22-2014, 07:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 522
Posted By 62Maxx
I forgot to mention

Google this BMW part number: (6934837) this is the control module I am trying to locate. I did some more investigating and I realized there are individual motors for each headlight but they are...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-22-2014, 05:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 522
Posted By 62Maxx
Where is the ADAPTAVE HEADLIGHT CONTROL UNIT located?

Greetings. My adaptive xenon headlights quit operating this morning. The green "dot" light blinks both in auto and regular switch modes. They WILL move and "reset" when you start the car in the...
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