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Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 08-11-2016, 02:12 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 212
Posted By malonzo
speaker noise

2005 X5 , front passenger door speaker makes popping, crackling , static noise. even after i turn off the radio. What's up with that.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-17-2016, 07:58 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 624
Posted By malonzo
Pano Roof

If you follow the directions on the youtube video your problem will be solved. I had the same problem on my 05 X5 , did what the video instructed to do, problem solved. I can now open , tilt and vent...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-15-2016, 09:00 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 290
Posted By malonzo
Steering squealing noise

Own 05 X5 and i have this loud squealing noise when i turn the wheel left or right. It seems to only happen when i'm making tight turns , like pulling into my garage or parallel parking and making ...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 03-28-2016, 10:22 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 275
Posted By malonzo
X5 Veers Left

I drive 2005 X5 and when i relax my grip on the steering wheel car wants to go left. Noticed it for the first time yesterday, any ideas.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-28-2016, 08:59 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 221
Posted By malonzo
MALONZO, Pano Roof Fix

Just posted thread on how to fix PANO ROOF PROBLEMS, but forgot about the first video on how to close the rear roof before you can fix the problem. So look up my thread posted on 4-26-2014 , it shows...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-28-2016, 08:47 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 167
Posted By malonzo
MALONZO, Pano Roof Fix

I see there are still questions on how to fix your STUCK PANO ROOF on X5's . Look up my thread Dated 5-13-2015 short video on how to fix the problem . Found the video on youtube it works.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-27-2016, 03:17 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 322
Posted By malonzo
Engine dies

Have 2005 X5 4.4 138K and the engine dies when coming to a stop. Happens very rarely, maybe 8-10 times in the past year. Has anyone else have the same problem. Thanks.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-16-2016, 06:52 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 332
Posted By malonzo
Alternator profile gasket oil leak

I drive a 2005 X5 4.4 It has the dreaded Alternator gasket oil leak . i have two estimates from very reliable repair shops, both in the $2000 range. My dilemma is do i spend that to replace a leaky...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 06-10-2015, 08:18 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 303
Posted By malonzo
rear brake rotors

I have a set of powerstop solid and drilled rear brake rotors, thinking of putting them on my X5 2005 4.4 sport package. they are brand new still in the box . is it okay to run solid brake rotors or...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 05-13-2015, 03:22 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,191
Posted By malonzo
Pano roof problems

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EqmmFf9gARM
If anyone is having issues with there pano roof like i am i just tried this fix on my 05 X5 and it worked. Awhile back i disabled my rear roof but all i...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 05-11-2015, 03:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 574
Posted By malonzo
pairing my phone

my BMW X5 4.4i won't pair with my iphone 5s. i tried calling bmw NA and they couldn't figure out how to do it. my bluetooth phone settings says bmw and last five vin numbers when i put in my pass key...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 05-04-2015, 06:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 685
Posted By malonzo
brake warning lights lit up

I also had a grinding noise coming from under X5 when i would turn off the car. It turns out with the warning lights and the noise it was my transfer case actuator motor gear. I bought the gear...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-19-2015, 05:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,532
Posted By malonzo
4x4 light

does your brake and abs light also come on.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-04-2015, 04:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 685
Posted By malonzo
Brake warning lights

2005 X5 4.4. My 4x4, ABS, and Brake light are lit up on my dash, NOW WHAT.:mad:
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 03-30-2015, 08:08 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 245
Posted By malonzo
rear brake rotors

I Have a 2005 X5 4.4, i need new rotors and pads. I have a new set of Power Stop rotors from an 03 X5 that i never used, they will fit my 05, the rear rotors are solid and drilled but i was...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-05-2015, 07:07 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 280
Posted By malonzo
chirping noise

i have an X5 2005 when it gets cold outside like it is right now 0 degrees , milwaukee wi. while driving and turning my wheel to the right i get a chirping noise, only when i turn the wheel to the...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-02-2015, 09:19 AM
Replies: 309
Views: 146,641
Posted By malonzo
pano roof problem

look up my submitted threads and open the one from 4-26-2014, the u-tube video will show you how to close your pano roof. after i did that on my faulty pano i was still able to open the front of my...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-02-2015, 08:54 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 443
Posted By malonzo
iphone paring

i have a 2005 X5 with nav.i can't pare my iphone 5s , any suggestions .
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-11-2014, 08:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 701
Posted By malonzo
tires for my X5

does any body have any personal reviews on Atturo tires, i'm considering putting them on my X5 . the AZ800 285/45/19. The reviews i found aren't that bad , any more input is greatly appreciated.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-04-2014, 10:12 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 315
Posted By malonzo
brake rotors

i have a X5 2005 4.4 sport package, can i install solid rear brake rotors instead of vented, i was told it would be a bad idea.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 06-16-2014, 04:55 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 393
Posted By malonzo
iphone pairing

2005 X5 trying to pair iphone 5s without any luck ,Help.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-16-2014, 04:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 462
Posted By malonzo
iphone pairing

have a 2005 X5 trying to pair my iphone 5s without any luck, Help.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-26-2014, 12:02 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 374
Posted By malonzo
pano roof on 2005 X5 4.4

My pano roof rear section would not close, found a self help video on how to manually close it, it worked now my roof will stay closed forever what a joke, very tired of all the X5 problems, i have a...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-26-2014, 10:19 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 712
Posted By malonzo
rear brake light problem

2005 X5 , my drivers side rear brake light intermittently stops working during daily driving, i get the dash board warning rear brake light not working, but then after a few minutes the warning goes...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 12-13-2013, 07:00 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 718
Posted By malonzo
Unhappy chirping noise

2005 X5 4.4, when making a hard right turn i get a chirping noise, sounds like its coming from the front drivers side of the car. any ideas. this is my second X5 my first one was an 03, 4.4 when i...
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