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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) Today, 12:02 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 780
Posted By H F
You are very much welcome .. Here are some...

You are very much welcome ..

Here are some vids on SMG , on M3's but its simular ..

At the 7:20 mark they talk about the sincros that wear out on SMG's
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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 11:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 179
Posted By H F
Your welcome sir .. I reused mine and have not...

Your welcome sir .. I reused mine and have not had any issues ..
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 10:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 179
Posted By H F
Here is the procedure for draining and adding...

Here is the procedure for draining and adding fluid , water pump replacement ,, and venting the system ..
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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 10:20 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 27,435
Posted By H F
this is a very old thread ,,that guy posted six...

this is a very old thread ,,that guy posted six years ago , dont think he is even around any more ..
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 10:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 181
Posted By H F
I agree , its probably low fluid .

I agree , its probably low fluid .
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 09:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 258
Posted By H F
Yes , I just spliced in with two locks with the ...

Yes , I just spliced in with two locks with the remote wires off the factory amp power wire . So the amps come on and shut off with the cars key fob . and I have an additional off switch to the amps...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 12:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 258
Posted By H F
There is no need to remove the factory amp ,, you...

There is no need to remove the factory amp ,, you will loose all the bells chimes and whistles if disconnected . Including the factory amp Im running 3 . One for the all the interior speakers and...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-23-2017, 09:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 372
Posted By H F
You mean the intake manifold gaskets ? If so ,...

You mean the intake manifold gaskets ? If so , did you look at the black Y pipe for cracks while you had the manifold off ?
If the Y hose is good , new valves , and the pump is good and you still...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-23-2017, 12:43 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 566
Posted By H F
Hmm , weird . I get sort of the same error when I...

Hmm , weird . I get sort of the same error when I tried to initialize on DIS .
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-22-2017, 03:26 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 566
Posted By H F
Can you post a pic of the error . I get a error...

Can you post a pic of the error . I get a error too ,,but can continue to proceed to the calibration . I just recalibrated the steering for a friend the other day .I think I get some kind of...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-21-2017, 05:52 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 566
Posted By H F
Turning the wheel lock to lock is not...

Turning the wheel lock to lock is not recalibrating .. Recalibrating has to be done in INPA or DIS .
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-19-2017, 09:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 372
Posted By H F
I would check and see if it passes air before...

I would check and see if it passes air before getting a new one . You can activate the pump and air should come out the tail pipe .. Also take a good look at the hoses , if there's a crack in one ,...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-19-2017, 11:04 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 436
Posted By H F
Are you getting oil inside the intake manifold ??...

Are you getting oil inside the intake manifold ?? it also can be a valvetronic lift problem that can cause smoking .
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-19-2017, 10:59 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 372
Posted By H F
Not too hard , it's just above cylinder one...

Not too hard , it's just above cylinder one exaust port .
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-19-2017, 10:55 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 407
Posted By H F
Drain it asap , and you should be ok . Might take...

Drain it asap , and you should be ok . Might take a couple drains before its all out of the system .
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-19-2017, 10:48 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 372
Posted By H F
There should be a one way valve on the side of...

There should be a one way valve on the side of the head on the passenger side . It's possible it's stuck closed and gone bad .
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-19-2017, 10:04 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 436
Posted By H F
Hmm , interesting indeed . Got pics ? I...

Hmm , interesting indeed . Got pics ?

I would remove the pad material , then see how long it takes to smoke again . If it starts to smoke , reinstall your contraption and if it again stops...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-18-2017, 09:50 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 454
Posted By H F
Pretty much ..

Pretty much ..
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-17-2017, 07:28 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,340
Posted By H F
You have two more issues with the 550 , the...

You have two more issues with the 550 , the alternator bracket gasket and the coolant pipe . Those are actually the big ones , next to the valve seals .
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-17-2017, 07:25 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,340
Posted By H F
Disconnect the vanos solenoids . That will...

Disconnect the vanos solenoids . That will disable the valvetronics and go to a normal throttle body operation . If the smoking stops , its not the seals .. ill see if i can find the thread on this...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-17-2017, 07:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 454
Posted By H F
Youre welcome , happy to help .. Yes ,,...

Youre welcome , happy to help ..

Yes ,, that's correct . If its not listed ,,you don't have it .

S217 Active steering
S229 Dynamic Drive

I thought most 550's with sport package would...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-16-2017, 11:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 454
Posted By H F
Go here ,, https://www.bmwvin.com/

Go here ,, https://www.bmwvin.com/
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-16-2017, 10:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 454
Posted By H F
Some times ,, you get a jerk on the phone . Go...

Some times ,, you get a jerk on the phone . Go here and input your last seven vin numbers and find the parts and numbers you need .. http://www.realoem.com/bmw/enUS/select
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-16-2017, 10:29 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,340
Posted By H F
Here are the bolts ,, #13 control arms , #17 wish...

Here are the bolts ,, #13 control arms , #17 wish bones ,, nuts #14 .. Ive re-used mine with no issues .

...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-16-2017, 11:12 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 848
Posted By H F
I think you,re way beyond the point addressing it...

I think you,re way beyond the point addressing it with the service manager , he has no power to make any decisions , don't waste your time with him . I think you should take it and go up the chain of...
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