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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) Today, 12:37 PM
Replies: 344
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Posted By Hogie
thanks AB. I have been following along for a...

thanks AB. I have been following along for a while and have had some posts in different threads. at 206k miles I am sure I have some worn seals. but I do not have any oil leaks at this time. but I...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) Today, 07:36 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,850
Posted By Hogie
206K miles.

206K miles.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) Today, 06:53 AM
Replies: 344
Views: 14,292
Posted By Hogie
I thought the circled pre-intake lines were what...

I thought the circled pre-intake lines were what was referred too as well. Can you post back what you are capping and what you are letting vent to atmosphere?

Are the CCV's normally closed (NC)...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-06-2014, 06:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 232
Posted By Hogie
I replaced the brake pad clip, I purchased...

I replaced the brake pad clip, I purchased through Autozone and I believe the set was like 12.00 for the front. I also replaced the rotors in the front this was at 185K miles.

For the rear I have...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-25-2014, 03:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 455
Posted By Hogie
Are you doing the work yourself? I have purchased...

Are you doing the work yourself? I have purchased the control arms, wishbones and tie rod ends but have not replaced yet. I am going to replace shocks with Sachs OEMs. I want to do all the work at...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-24-2014, 02:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 207
Posted By Hogie
Ahh! I do not have an Autologic tool, just INPA...

Ahh! I do not have an Autologic tool, just INPA and NCS Expert on my laptop. There was not a program or save option when on the INPA Idle screen. What Idle speed did you choose and did it help...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-23-2014, 03:45 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 898
Posted By Hogie
OK if I understand correctly for an e60 non-M I...

OK if I understand correctly for an e60 non-M I do not need the friction modifier, just use 75W 90W gear oil which I believe is a ML-5. Is this right.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-23-2014, 03:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 207
Posted By Hogie
Well the 500 RPM is fine ( A/C off). But at 750...

Well the 500 RPM is fine ( A/C off). But at 750 mine has always fell like its a bull in a china shop... ready to go, it is almost like the torque converter is engaging and I feel the load. I say 600...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-23-2014, 01:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 207
Posted By Hogie
Change Default RPM at Idle?

Can the idle RPM be changed? Mine has always been 500RPM A/C off and 750 A/C on. With INPA I can set to about 600 which is right where I think it should be. However on restart it is defaulted back to...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-21-2014, 06:58 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 159
Posted By Hogie
Converted Stretch A/C Belt to Tensioner - 545i

I have been considering converting the A/C stretch belt to normal belt with tensioner for a long time. I figured the next time I had to take off the A/C belt for other work, etc. I would change it...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-16-2014, 06:09 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,024
Posted By Hogie
That was a nice quick sale! very good. Check in...

That was a nice quick sale! very good. Check in here every now and then I'm at 203K and this year will be moving past your 209K benchmark. Maybe one day I will get the P0492 fixed :tsk:
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-14-2014, 06:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 189
Posted By Hogie
I have completed the coolant pipe repair using...

I have completed the coolant pipe repair using the URO brand pipe, valley pan, waterpump etc. The best thread is posted by Schpenxel. I would start with that as a search.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-03-2014, 03:52 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 473
Posted By Hogie
I'll let you know how it goes. I'll be traveling...

I'll let you know how it goes. I'll be traveling next couple of weeks so there is going to be some suspense.

I don't mind giving the aftermarkets a try. Its amazing with newer technology how...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-03-2014, 03:45 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 473
Posted By Hogie
They have 3 stall types, no lift, half height...

They have 3 stall types, no lift, half height lift and full lift. THey are 10, 15 and 20 an hour respectively.

All basic tools are included. Access to ALdata is included but I understand they...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-02-2014, 06:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 473
Posted By Hogie
Yes I will post back when all the work is...

Yes I will post back when all the work is completed. It will be a couple of weeks before I start. I expect the comparisons between OEM, OE and knock-offs.

I diverted from OEM over a year ago when...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-02-2014, 06:26 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 473
Posted By Hogie
Ordered New Control Arms

This is all about life cycle management of the 545'er. At 203K miles I am transitioning to aftermarket where I can.

I received the new wishbone control arms from URO, the tie rod ends are URO as...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-23-2014, 06:40 AM
Replies: 773
Views: 31,327
Posted By Hogie
Here is what HF responded with back when I asked...

Here is what HF responded with back when I asked last year, "here is the part. Number , it's a Continental CONTITECH 4pk860
Sry I took so long ,,, "


I never changed mine over but want to soon....
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-23-2014, 05:24 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 609
Posted By Hogie
Where is it leaking from? Front back or sides? ...

Where is it leaking from? Front back or sides? There was a recent post where someone pinchd the gasket at the rear where those lobes are.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-10-2014, 06:48 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 1,812
Posted By Hogie
There is probably a list but it may be just...

There is probably a list but it may be just carbon build up on the valves, I mean if prior to a year ago it ran better.

I run shell 93 95% of the time and a bottle of Techtron every now and then....
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-10-2014, 06:37 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 1,812
Posted By Hogie
Ok I never checked mine. I will have to hunt...

Ok I never checked mine. I will have to hunt around in INPA to see what I find. I had my laptop connected to my e90 today for battery registration is it's got me going again on checking my e60 with...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-10-2014, 06:25 PM
Replies: 773
Views: 31,327
Posted By Hogie
But Hey!!! Is the P0492 SA SES code gone?

But Hey!!! Is the P0492 SA SES code gone?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-10-2014, 06:23 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 1,812
Posted By Hogie
I think you had checked the minimum lift on...

I think you had checked the minimum lift on yours. Is this strictly an INPA function to check and change? Do you know what menu to go into?

Thanks
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-10-2014, 06:15 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 1,812
Posted By Hogie
On my e60 2004 I had the cold hard starts, the...

On my e60 2004 I had the cold hard starts, the dealer did all the measurements and checked the levers per the SIB and all where good. It was an updated DME sw that fixed mine. I just do not know...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-10-2014, 06:06 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 70,059
Posted By Hogie
2nd Replacement

For the 2006 e90 today was the second battery replacement in 8 years. Each batt. lasted about 4 years.

However, my issue is that every thread hits all the buzz words like group size and...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-10-2014, 06:06 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 70,059
Posted By Hogie
2nd Replacement

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