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Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 01-24-2012, 06:49 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 961
Posted By BimmerNutX5
It was installed after car was bought and it is...

It was installed after car was bought and it is BMW Factory alarm. I was hoping someone might know a quick fix.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 01-23-2012, 10:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 961
Posted By BimmerNutX5
The car battery, not the fob battery was removed....

The car battery, not the fob battery was removed. Wanted to clear that up. Thanks
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 01-23-2012, 09:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 961
Posted By BimmerNutX5
Alarm FOB

My stepdaughter has lost her bmw alarm fob. Anyone have an idea what she needs to do to get it replaced. Battery was removed and the car will not start without resetting the alarm with the button...
Forum: Cars - Private Party 01-12-2012, 12:19 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,684
Posted By BimmerNutX5
Smile Wrecked 1995 525i E34 for sale

I am selling our E34 after it got hit while parked. It was hit on the drivers side rear bumper. It moved the gas tank spout so you cannot shut the fuel door. The floor of the trunk is very damaged...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 10-25-2011, 04:50 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 587
Posted By BimmerNutX5
Exclamation some info I have read

I would highly recommend changing the Oil/Water separator with the updated one for cold climates should you live in an area where it gets very cold. If it clogs completely it will the pump oil...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 10-25-2011, 04:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,582
Posted By BimmerNutX5
Thumbs up Problem fixed!

I read all the posts for the radio and found a few to be helpful. I cleaned all the connections to the radio connector located under the cover beneath the spare tire. this box is just aft of the...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 10-23-2011, 06:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,582
Posted By BimmerNutX5
Radio will not turn on!

Started the car today and the radio will not turn on. Checked the fuse for the radio in the glove box and it is good. The clock works and so do all of the computer functions and clock functions. ...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-29-2011, 01:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 899
Posted By BimmerNutX5
Spare tire?

Did you check the spare tire? On another vehicle my spare was low and the indicator came on.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-29-2011, 01:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 5,186
Posted By BimmerNutX5
help?

http://www.xoutpost.com/articles/x5/electronics-x5/9471-final-stage-resistor-replacement-bmw-x5.html

Try reading this post.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-29-2011, 11:53 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,477
Posted By BimmerNutX5
yes

Go to your local autoparts store and they will read it and reset it if needed. I usually go to Autozone for this.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-29-2011, 11:01 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 685
Posted By BimmerNutX5
Cool Owners Manual downloads

Here is the official site for our online owners manuals.

http://www.bmwsections.com/docs/x5/

:thumbup:
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-29-2011, 10:36 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,731
Posted By BimmerNutX5
Oh well

I called the Stealer (Dealer) and they tried contacting the Area Marketing Manager and no luck. Tried BMW of North America and they basically said that if it is out of warranty that I would have to...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-29-2011, 10:31 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,134
Posted By BimmerNutX5
Lightbulb E53 parts list

I purchased a parts list for my X5. It seems to be a Body Shop list. It works. Lists the part numbers, price, and there are diagrams as well.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-29-2011, 10:17 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,171
Posted By BimmerNutX5
possible fix

http://www.xoutpost.com/articles/x5/electronics-x5/9471-final-stage-resistor-replacement-bmw-x5.html

Here is a site that has the part and some pictures.
Forum: Tools and Miscellaneous 09-29-2011, 09:00 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 622
Posted By BimmerNutX5
Smile FS Used Right Front CV/axle 2002 X5 3.0i

I have a used right front cv/axle for sale. I bought a new one when the boot split. When I pulled it out it had 110,000 miles on it. I changed it within 1 week of it splitting so not very dirty...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-29-2011, 08:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,171
Posted By BimmerNutX5
help

What is the final stage unit? Need more information.
:)
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-29-2011, 08:42 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 759
Posted By BimmerNutX5
ty

Thank you for the site.:thumbup:
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-29-2011, 08:29 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,731
Posted By BimmerNutX5
Exclamation Oil Separator TSB SI B 11 08 03

I found a copy of what is believed to be the latest in TSB's for the M54 engine crisis in cold weather. I am currently trying to pursuade the dealer to do this fix for free. I will keep you posted. I...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-28-2011, 02:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,142
Posted By BimmerNutX5
If only during acceleration then I would think it...

If only during acceleration then I would think it may be your cv/axle(s). Check to see if you have any play in them. I just replaced one on the right front corner. RockAuto.com has the parts...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-28-2011, 09:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 747
Posted By BimmerNutX5
Speedo?

I had my speedometer reading incorrectly. I replaced the instrument cluster with a used one that had close to the same mileage on it for around $135.00 (usd). I did it myself and it was quite...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-28-2011, 09:43 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,498
Posted By BimmerNutX5
Exclamation Hmmm

If the problem is occuring during braking then the rotors and pads could need replacing and this can be done by you if you have the tools. I had a bearing go bad on mine and the only indication I...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-24-2011, 11:03 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 759
Posted By BimmerNutX5
Front wheel bearing housing?

I do not know the part number or the proper name for this part. It holds the brake caliper and attaches to the control arms for better description. Any help would be greatly appreciated. If anyone...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-24-2011, 10:51 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 449
Posted By BimmerNutX5
If the problem is only at that speed, then get...

If the problem is only at that speed, then get your wheels balanced. Balance problems usually show up at about 70 ckicks. If the problem persists, even at higher speeds then it may be a bent wheel...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-24-2011, 10:45 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,498
Posted By BimmerNutX5
Exclamation Tires?

Could be a bad tire as well. Sometimes the belts in the tire separate. When you get the tires balanced, have them check for a tire that wobbles as well. That is the indication of a separated steel...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-24-2011, 10:42 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,075
Posted By BimmerNutX5
Thumbs up Done!

You just pop it out of the differential. I used a brass square bar and hit it with a good sized hammer on the side where there was a flat spot through the inspection hole in the underside cover...
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