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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-29-2016, 01:53 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 836
Posted By Alika808
How about the crankshaft sensor

How about the crankshaft sensor
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 06-29-2016, 03:17 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 340
Posted By Alika808
Do you have ODB2 scanner? Some auto parts supply...

Do you have ODB2 scanner? Some auto parts supply have a generic OBD2 scanner, they can scan it for you. It's hard to troubleshoot if you don't have fault code which direct us the troubleshooting. The...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 06-29-2016, 03:10 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 433
Posted By Alika808
Sometime ago, there was thread DIY to replace...

Sometime ago, there was thread DIY to replace auto to manual. You may google it. Anyway, you don't have to cut, just find the pre-hole of the firewall for the clutch.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-29-2016, 03:05 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 836
Posted By Alika808
How about the fuel pressure?

How about the fuel pressure?
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-20-2016, 07:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 519
Posted By Alika808
Just wondering what was is cause when the car...

Just wondering what was is cause when the car won't start? Sometimes the re-sync will not work if you fried the EWS. But try this to verify if the EWS is bad or the DME. Disconnect the EWS, the EWS...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-20-2016, 07:20 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 174
Posted By Alika808
Valve compression leaks

My friend's car have been diagnosed with valve leak on #3 cylinder. I am wondering if it can damage more if he keeps on driving the car. The car still running but it's engine rough running. I am...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-20-2016, 07:15 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 328
Posted By Alika808
Check those bushings.

Check those bushings.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-20-2016, 07:12 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 337
Posted By Alika808
I recommend to replace the transmission fluid and...

I recommend to replace the transmission fluid and filter before thinking to replace the tranny. Also, the MAF sensor may cause the transmission slamming to gear also the transmission solenoids. DIY...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-20-2016, 07:02 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 285
Posted By Alika808
Check the power steering fluid, make sure you...

Check the power steering fluid, make sure you have enough fluid.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-20-2016, 07:01 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,453
Posted By Alika808
The fan (front) turn off when turning off the A/C...

The fan (front) turn off when turning off the A/C switch and turn on when turn on the A/C? Try to visual check if the A/C compressor clutch engage when turn on the A/C switch.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-20-2016, 06:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 355
Posted By Alika808
Yes, there are pre-hole already on the floor....

Yes, there are pre-hole already on the floor. There were threads in E46 about transforming the auto to manual. Try to research the google.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-20-2016, 06:49 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 200
Posted By Alika808
I am suspecting the A/C compressor clutch is...

I am suspecting the A/C compressor clutch is going bad. Try to disconnect the connector (with one wire) at the A/C compressor and see if the fuse blown again. By the way, did replace the fuse with...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-15-2016, 10:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 383
Posted By Alika808
Oxidized battery terminals are voltage resistance.

Oxidized battery terminals are voltage resistance.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-15-2016, 05:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 387
Posted By Alika808
Smoke test is the most accurate in testing vacuum...

Smoke test is the most accurate in testing vacuum leak.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-15-2016, 05:47 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 387
Posted By Alika808
When engine is running, try to disconnect the MAF...

When engine is running, try to disconnect the MAF sensor connector. Does it change the engine RPM such as engine shut off or RPM goes higher or lower.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-15-2016, 04:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 486
Posted By Alika808
I think one way to remove fuel line pressure is...

I think one way to remove fuel line pressure is when the engine is running, remove the fuel pump fuse and let he engine shut-off due to run out of fuel. At this time, all of the fuel injectors are...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-15-2016, 04:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 486
Posted By Alika808
After the last engine for the night, remove fuel...

After the last engine for the night, remove fuel pressure from the fuel line. When you first start the car the next day, make sure you prime the fuel by turn on the ignition key to position 2 (on &...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-15-2016, 04:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 387
Posted By Alika808
Possible causes - Faulty Mass Air Flow Sensor ...

Possible causes
- Faulty Mass Air Flow Sensor
- Vacuum leak induction system
- Mass Air Flow Sensor harness is open or shorted
- Mass Air Flow Sensor circuit poor electrical connection

Since...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-15-2016, 04:23 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 220
Posted By Alika808
How's the oil level? The sensor is easy to...

How's the oil level? The sensor is easy to replace, it's located by the oil pan. To replace it, you must drain the oil. When you replace it, you do the change oil at the same time.

It's the item...
Forum: E82 / E87 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 04-15-2016, 04:02 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 532
Posted By Alika808
There are two way to be no compressor, because of...

There are two way to be no compressor, because of the piston ring and/or the valve leaks. Make sure which one because if the valve leaks then you can just do the cylinder head repair. There are some...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-14-2016, 01:48 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,216
Posted By Alika808
Rule of the thumb, after replacing the valve body...

Rule of the thumb, after replacing the valve body with the solenoids, you must do the Transmission Reset Adaptations Value. I repaired my friend's car with the issue of jerk when the car slowing down...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-13-2016, 03:00 PM
Replies: 1,014
Views: 326,476
Posted By Alika808
How about auto mode, do you have these issues?...

How about auto mode, do you have these issues? Could be the transmission solenoids. When the last time you replace the tranny fluid and filter?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-10-2016, 12:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 308
Posted By Alika808
Inside the glove box. ...

Inside the glove box.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gKW7vQYTwgA
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-10-2016, 12:37 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,048
Posted By Alika808
Sounds like the timing chain, it could be the...

Sounds like the timing chain, it could be the guide rail.
Forum: General BMW Questions 04-10-2016, 07:36 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 430
Posted By Alika808
By the way, what year/model of your car.

By the way, what year/model of your car.
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