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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 05:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 382
Posted By H F
Thank you , appreciate the kind words . But the...

Thank you , appreciate the kind words . But the forum gets the credit, as we know there is a wealth of information here .


You're welcome sir , happy to help ..

I was just thinking ,and...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 09-23-2016, 04:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 382
Posted By H F
My guess is the IVM is faulty , on it's way out.....

My guess is the IVM is faulty , on it's way out.. There will be no error codes thrown when it fails . As far as I know there is no method to check it's function . But can create the problem of a...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 09-21-2016, 04:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 185
Posted By H F
The active steering should reinitialize after a...

The active steering should reinitialize after a short drive . Turn off the car and back on ,, the light should be off . If that doesn't work you have to recalibrate the steering on INPA or DIS . That...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 09-19-2016, 11:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 512
Posted By H F
There should be an option on INPA . Why do u...

There should be an option on INPA . Why do u think you have to calibrate ?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 09-19-2016, 07:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 259
Posted By H F
Possible it's the IVM going bad ..

Possible it's the IVM going bad ..
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 09-19-2016, 07:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 512
Posted By H F
Actually turning the ignition on with out ...

Actually turning the ignition on with out starting the engine only reinitializes them , and should do the trick . You can hear a high pitch whine when it's re initialing ... To recalibrate you need...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 09-17-2016, 09:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 402
Posted By H F
That's the second to first gear slam . A...

That's the second to first gear slam . A transmission update fixed that issue for me .
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 09-17-2016, 09:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 339
Posted By H F
Have you pulled the error codes ? And are you...

Have you pulled the error codes ? And are you getting a active steering or anti roll warning on the Idrive ?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 09-11-2016, 06:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 303
Posted By H F
Sounds like a bong ehh . It could be the cap to...

Sounds like a bong ehh . It could be the cap to the expansion tank is faulty . Not holding the pressure and causing the coolant in the tank to boil . I had the same gurgling problem in the...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 09-10-2016, 07:48 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,325
Posted By H F
Ya , really . . Me ,,, I only want to support...

Ya , really . . Me ,,, I only want to support one high maintenance bitch .lol .
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 09-09-2016, 02:53 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 425
Posted By H F
There is a scuttle drain under the master...

There is a scuttle drain under the master cylinder and under the ebox . Take a good look under the master cylinder . You will find a rubber grommet , it gets broken leave particles plus dirt and...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 09-08-2016, 07:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 135
Posted By H F
Welcome to the forum Zay ... Are you getting a...

Welcome to the forum Zay ... Are you getting a emissions error on the Idrive ? Or secondary air error codes ?
You need to determine whether it's a cracked hose air leak , or clogged secondary...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 09-05-2016, 12:22 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,121
Posted By H F
Hey bimmer fan ,, I think it's very much doable...

Hey bimmer fan ,, I think it's very much doable , as they are pretty much the same block . Motor mounts are the same and exhaust . The only difference that I'm aware of is the b48 has two disa...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-28-2016, 09:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 346
Posted By H F
Yes you do have to code the MPM ... The 30g...

Yes you do have to code the MPM ... The 30g relay is a square black 1inch by 1 inch relay , with a diagonal little handle in the trunk fuse box . It's the biggest fuse in the panel You can't miss...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-26-2016, 05:19 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,230
Posted By H F
Good job ,, glad to see u got it done .. A...

Good job ,, glad to see u got it done .. A regular swivel worked for me , had no problems with it . Just getting that plug back in was a pain . Had the neighbor with skeleton arms reached in there...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-23-2016, 08:10 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,230
Posted By H F
U gotta use a swivel because the exhaust is in...

U gotta use a swivel because the exhaust is in the way of getting a straight shot at it .You will just strip the head of the bolt if you don't use one . Also get a new bolt in just in case you drop...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-15-2016, 06:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 293
Posted By H F
If you have the valley pan off might as well...

If you have the valley pan off might as well change out the coolant pipe . The AGA pipe is a sweet design , but it is pricey . The Uro Pipe is a good option for only 200 bucks . Reckon you can make a...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-10-2016, 05:01 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 994
Posted By H F
Actually both my belts shredded . I never...

Actually both my belts shredded . I never determined the cause , but I suspecting it was one of the pulleys that caused the new serpentine belt to heat up and shread apart , then took out the ac belt...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-08-2016, 03:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 480
Posted By H F
You can also tell by the total rotations of the...

You can also tell by the total rotations of the steering wheel from lock to lock . Active steering will have less than two turns .. And non AS will have more .
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-05-2016, 06:43 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 994
Posted By H F
Looks like you're gonna have to pull it . It's...

Looks like you're gonna have to pull it . It's not that hard to do . Might as well get the coolant pipe done . It will give you years of trouble free peace of mind. And also take a look at the...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-04-2016, 05:06 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 994
Posted By H F
Noticed you haven't removed the duct on the fire...

Noticed you haven't removed the duct on the fire wall .. It must be taken out and it will provide more space to get the cover off .
Also I don't see how the oring will fall into the intake because...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-02-2016, 04:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 264
Posted By H F
Welcome to the forum . Look into getting...

Welcome to the forum .

Look into getting diagnostic software , it's a must have in order to get proper information in order to solve the problem .
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-02-2016, 12:50 AM
Replies: 167
Views: 12,465
Posted By H F
I went to a specific shop that does only...

I went to a specific shop that does only automotive ac ..
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-01-2016, 05:44 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 12,465
Posted By H F
Ya , once you remove all the brackets and crap...

Ya , once you remove all the brackets and crap outta the way ,I managed to go around the sway bar , and will drop out the bottom . It is tight , and it's not a big deal to lower the ARS bar if you...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-30-2016, 06:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 511
Posted By H F
Take the battery out and have it checked . Make...

Take the battery out and have it checked . Make sure you have the correct battery installed a AGM or acid type . Auto zone will do it for free then go from there . Get it charged or install a new one...
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