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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-10-2014, 01:58 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,082
Posted By eWERK-E60
As long as you have some sort of warranty CPO,...

As long as you have some sort of warranty CPO, extended etc. i just had 3k worth of warranty repairs done in less than a month. $100 out of my pocket :thumbup:


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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-10-2014, 12:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 671
Posted By eWERK-E60
Got the car back today, problem as described -...

Got the car back today, problem as described - ARS directional valve no good, ARS valve block is no good. Replaced- total $ 1680.00

Everything seems to be working perfectly, car drives great.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-04-2014, 12:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 671
Posted By eWERK-E60
Update: dropped off car at the dealership, i let...

Update: dropped off car at the dealership, i let them know that i replaced the power steering fluid and topped off. I told them in about 2 weeks i received the DD failure about 10 times... hopefully...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-29-2014, 07:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 671
Posted By eWERK-E60
Great appreciate it :thumbsup: Sent from...

Great appreciate it :thumbsup:


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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-29-2014, 06:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 671
Posted By eWERK-E60
Update- I flushed old fluid, topped off with...

Update-

I flushed old fluid, topped off with new. I'm still getting DD malfunction. Could my KW v1's be effecting this? Should i try disconnecting the battery to attempt to clear system?
...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-27-2014, 12:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 671
Posted By eWERK-E60
Just got a can CHF-11S, will do this tonight....

Just got a can CHF-11S, will do this tonight. Thanks for the help guy's! :thumbup:


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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-26-2014, 10:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 671
Posted By eWERK-E60
Thanks for help, really appreciate it.

Thanks for help, really appreciate it.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-26-2014, 08:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 671
Posted By eWERK-E60
power steering fluid flush

Hey guy's,

how difficult is it to flush the power steering fluid? I have 45k on the clock, is it time to flush it? I noticed the fluid was a tad low and have triggered a Dynamic drive...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-26-2014, 07:52 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 192
Posted By eWERK-E60
Hello and welcome! this just happen to my...

Hello and welcome!

this just happen to my 08 550i a few weeks back. This is a very critical so be very carful not to run your engine when it's over heating, the engine is aluminum, overheating...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-31-2014, 11:27 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 512
Posted By eWERK-E60
I installed v1's on my 550i this summer. I...

I installed v1's on my 550i this summer. I couldn't be happier. The ride feels perfect, not too stiff but firm and the car feels planted. I love the fact that you can set the height to suit your...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-31-2014, 11:09 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 297
Posted By eWERK-E60
Great thanks for the advice. I was planing on...

Great thanks for the advice. I was planing on changing the trans fluid at 50k, i guess i should also flush the cooling system soon as well.


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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-30-2014, 07:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 297
Posted By eWERK-E60
Yup i agree, wish i had a temp gage LOL. ...

Yup i agree, wish i had a temp gage LOL.


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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-30-2014, 07:03 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 722
Posted By eWERK-E60
Love my MF, no regrets. :thumbup: Sent...

Love my MF, no regrets. :thumbup:


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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-30-2014, 07:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 297
Posted By eWERK-E60
Brief engine overheat

Last night as i reached my house, the yellow "overheat" warning came on, then as i parked the Red warning came on telling me to shut down, which i did immediately. This morning i inspected the car,...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-29-2014, 10:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 477
Posted By eWERK-E60
I have 44k on my 550i, i just got the warning a...

I have 44k on my 550i, i just got the warning a block away from my house. first it was a yellow warning to drive moderately and then when i parked it turned red, saying to shut off vehicle right...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-09-2014, 03:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 569
Posted By eWERK-E60
Awesome! Yes it can get a little tricky. So far...

Awesome! Yes it can get a little tricky. So far going on 3 weeks replacing the the switch & pump seals no leaks. The job cost me under $100 with parts & tools. Dealer quoted me $1000 before taxes.
...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-08-2014, 02:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 569
Posted By eWERK-E60
I got my set here- http://www.bmpdesign.com ...

I got my set here-

http://www.bmpdesign.com

The dealership does not carry the seals, as far as i know of. Maybe where you are at- so give em a ring and ask first, in chicago, no seals- they...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-08-2014, 10:00 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 569
Posted By eWERK-E60
It's a little difficult to replace- the vacuum...

It's a little difficult to replace- the vacuum pump needs to be removed. For the switch removal and install you need a 24mm deep well socket and a torque wrench. The hardest part is removing the...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-24-2014, 06:31 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,122
Posted By eWERK-E60
Enlighten me why this is funny? You honestly...

Enlighten me why this is funny? You honestly believe you have or can find a product that is identical to the late model BMW's White AE's- And if you have it available E92- put me in for two orders! ...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-24-2014, 05:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 612
Posted By eWERK-E60
Watch videos on you tube and take your time, i...

Watch videos on you tube and take your time, i seriously doubt this can be done in 30 mins, but hey thats just me.

Change the oil pressure switch as well.


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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-22-2014, 01:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 612
Posted By eWERK-E60
Brake booster seal job is done! Took me close to...

Brake booster seal job is done! Took me close to 3 hours to finish. Hardest part was reassembly- matching the timing blade to the cam timing slot. Also replaced the oil pressure switch as well...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-21-2014, 10:42 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,122
Posted By eWERK-E60
Harder for pre-LCI models. Sent from...

Harder for pre-LCI models.


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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-21-2014, 05:45 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,032
Posted By eWERK-E60
Cylinder misfire

Do a google search or Yelp and find a German car specific mechanic shop that works on BMW, Porsche, Mercedes, Audi and VW. There's gotta be one in the Boston area.


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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-21-2014, 01:10 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,032
Posted By eWERK-E60
I'd check timing again- as far as getting help...

I'd check timing again- as far as getting help don't go to a Dealership but to an indy instead.

Maybe adaptations need to be reset.

I'm sure the experts here will chime in.



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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-20-2014, 02:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 569
Posted By eWERK-E60
I have a v8 N62- Thank you!! :thumbup: ...

I have a v8 N62-

Thank you!! :thumbup:


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