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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) Today, 03:41 PM
Replies: 2
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Posted By Frenchyrider267
I thought so at first as well just by the look,...

I thought so at first as well just by the look, but it states on the description that it's for the E60. I'll shoot them an email to see if they can't give me some pictures of the harness.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) Today, 11:04 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 408
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Also, not sure if this matters or not, but my car...

Also, not sure if this matters or not, but my car does in fact have the reverse mirror tilt function.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) Today, 10:57 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 135
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Facelift - Rear LED Tail Lights

I wanted to get everyone's opinion on these tail lights in eBay.

http://pages.ebay.com/link/?nav=item.view&alt=web&id=381306048603&globalID=EBAY-US

I think it would really look good but just...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) Today, 10:48 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 408
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Okay, so I found some power folding mirrors on...

Okay, so I found some power folding mirrors on eBay. http://pages.ebay.com/link/?nav=item.view&alt=web&id=170817692193&globalID=EBAY-US and ...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-26-2015, 01:24 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 408
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Question Thanks, I'll certainly look. do you know if I...

Thanks, I'll certainly look. do you know if I have fiber optic wiring or not? Trying to avoid taking the mirrors off just to find out. I have a 2004 525i (11/03 build).

Thanks!!
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-25-2015, 01:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 408
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Thank you for that. Luckily, I'm actually living...

Thank you for that. Luckily, I'm actually living in Europe at the moment. But I'll still need to reach out to vendors to see if they will still be compatible.

Having an American Spec car overseas...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-13-2015, 12:12 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 408
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Noone?? I looked on Ebay and Amazon already...

Noone?? I looked on Ebay and Amazon already BTW....
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-10-2015, 12:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 408
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Looking for Power Folding Mirrors

Good Morning All,
I'm trying to locate a good place reasonably priced to purchase some Painted Power Folding mirrors (Black) for a 2004 525i. Everything I see is prepped for painting :mad:. Can...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-30-2015, 09:40 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 9,315
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Actually I just threw my hands up. For me, it's...

Actually I just threw my hands up. For me, it's the rear outlets that don't work. I don't have people in my back seat often so I figured it could wait until I feel like messing with it again. ...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-19-2015, 10:27 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 599
Posted By Frenchyrider267
So I was bored tonight and figured I'd search on...

So I was bored tonight and figured I'd search on YouTube for any DIY vids on this issue and found this:

Www.youtube.com/watch?v=JEjsnZrN3tM

I hope this also helps.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-10-2015, 10:39 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 469
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Depending on the model of your vehicle the sensor...

Depending on the model of your vehicle the sensor is in different locations. I.e. My sensor is actually ON the mechatronics unit. Other models the trans sensor is located on the outside of the trans...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-09-2015, 10:34 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 469
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Help Please!! - 2005 545i "transmission fault" issues

I fixed this problem myself 9 months ago. I did research through other threads in this forum in this regard. I purchased the solenoids on my mechatronics unit. The transmission fault / limp mode went...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-09-2015, 10:20 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 599
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Well, as stated above, I purchased on my own a...

Well, as stated above, I purchased on my own a coder tool, model number c100. It can scan for error codes as well as clear error codes. I bought it on eBay for about $100. It's real easy to use and...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-08-2015, 10:51 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 599
Posted By Frenchyrider267
increased emissions

I have been getting this error for about 5 years on my 2004 525i, with over 120k on it. It's been doing ever since 106k. I'm pretty sure, but have not been able to actually prove it yet, that it's...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-29-2015, 12:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 542
Posted By Frenchyrider267
It's US Spec 525i Also to reiterate, the...

It's US Spec
525i

Also to reiterate, the opener is a Hörmann. According the the homelink site it should be compatible. i guess i just need to keep trying at different distances.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-29-2015, 08:27 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 542
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Grage Door Opener Programing

Hey everyone! So I'm living in Luxembourg currently. I live in an apartment complex with a community underground garage. I was given one garage door opener, but have two cars; which makes it a...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 10-05-2014, 12:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 622
Posted By Frenchyrider267
I second this :-) did mine actually two weeks ago...

I second this :-) did mine actually two weeks ago due to shifting issues and a transmission fault.


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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 09-27-2014, 04:17 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 595
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Hello, i have a similar issue with my 2004 525i. ...

Hello, i have a similar issue with my 2004 525i. I haven't dug much about it due to some more pressing maintenance issues that I was taking care of, but.... It sounds to me that the sounds are...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-25-2014, 07:36 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 916
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Fantastic Write up! :thumbup: I've seen...

Fantastic Write up! :thumbup: I've seen anotherone simlar to this one before to do my first drain and fill, but couldn't ever find it again. This one is certainly better since it includes the INPA...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-25-2014, 07:11 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 916
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Well, I DO have Tranny speed sensors, it's just...

Well, I DO have Tranny speed sensors, it's just not a seperate part such as the E39's.

As far as the Solenoids, I already purchased them from theCTSC.com and have them in hand. It really wouldn't...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-24-2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 916
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Automatic Transmission Input/Output Speed Sensor

I'm going off symptoms. Trust me when I say I've suspected NUMEROUS things. It's just so hard to diagnose BMWs. Also, I'm still only going to change the solenoids first to see if that does the trick...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-23-2014, 01:12 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 916
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Like I said before, this will be expensive to...

Like I said before, this will be expensive to fix. Not happy at all about this.

I wonder though. I'll be moving real soon very near a ZF facility in Germany. How much do you think it would cost...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-23-2014, 12:59 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 916
Posted By Frenchyrider267
i clicked that link that A B Able Truck posted...

i clicked that link that A B Able Truck posted above.... It shows the Output and Input Sensors on the Mechatronics unit...... Am i reading that incorrectly? BTW, I do appreciate the extra mile...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-23-2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 916
Posted By Frenchyrider267
There's a Butt load of Info in here!! I'm 100%...

There's a Butt load of Info in here!! I'm 100% sure this will come in handy when I'm changing the Solenoids. I'm really loving this Document. Thanks!

On a less Positive note, It looks to me...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-23-2014, 12:41 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 916
Posted By Frenchyrider267
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