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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-25-2016, 05:40 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 520
Posted By xchudyxpl
Do you mind telling me how much that costed? Just...

Do you mind telling me how much that costed? Just want to have ROM in case I need to have the car brought to the independent shop.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-25-2016, 03:54 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 520
Posted By xchudyxpl
Yep, oil filter housing and oil cooler gasket...

Yep, oil filter housing and oil cooler gasket along with valve cover gasket are on my list. Has anyone experienced rear main seal or oil pan gasket go bad? My X5 has only 62k on it....
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-23-2016, 04:10 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 520
Posted By xchudyxpl
3.0 Oil Leak

Gents-

My 2008 X5 has been leaking oil for quite some time now. It's only about drop per night. Yesterday I removed the splash guards to try to locate the leak source. No definitive answer it...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-26-2015, 09:50 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 528
Posted By xchudyxpl
Selling my E39 530i

Guys-

So my 2002-530i has been part of my life for nearly 10 years now. However due to ongoing 'issues' and high milage I'm ready to sell. Asking price will be $2,000 in NJ.
Please let me know if...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-04-2015, 12:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 539
Posted By xchudyxpl
So far I see no updates. This means no one used...

So far I see no updates. This means no one used these tires? Any decent priced tires worth recommending, please let me know.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-30-2015, 06:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 539
Posted By xchudyxpl
Dunlop Signature HP Tires

Question, I'm ready to purchase Dunlop Signature HP (255/55/R18) tires for my 2008 X5 standard model.
Has anyone ever used these tires, if so what is the feedback.

Thanks
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-13-2015, 01:56 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 522
Posted By xchudyxpl
Any ideas on removing stuck spark plug boot? I'm...

Any ideas on removing stuck spark plug boot? I'm planning to start that battle this weekend.
I have only changed 4 out of 6 plugs and want ot change the last 2.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-12-2015, 04:42 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 522
Posted By xchudyxpl
This weekend I have swapped plugs between...

This weekend I have swapped plugs between cylinder 3 and 4. For some reason, when I started the car it shook for a while and then the code went away and everything is fine.

Having above in mind, I...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-08-2015, 05:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 522
Posted By xchudyxpl
Quick update. Came back from work started...

Quick update.

Came back from work started the car the following happened:

- P1349 cylinder 4 misfire with fuel cutoff
- Swapped coil 3&4
- Same issue and code

What else could it be? I...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-08-2015, 09:30 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 522
Posted By xchudyxpl
The garage is definitely not above freezing...

The garage is definitely not above freezing point, tomorrow temperatures should go above freezing.

My initial thought was to leave the car in the garage for a while for temperatures to stabilize...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-08-2015, 05:46 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 522
Posted By xchudyxpl
0 ***778;Degree Night - Engine Misfire

Hi- Guys

So long story short. For past few nights it has been quite cold about 15 F. The car started fine every morning, except today where overnight temperatures dropped to -10 F.

Symptoms...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-18-2014, 02:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 812
Posted By xchudyxpl
After taking a longer ride last night I got the...

After taking a longer ride last night I got the check engine. P304 - Cylinder Misfire 4. Bimmer goes to the mechanic tonight. I would do it myself however no time and wife needs the car asap. Looks...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-17-2014, 02:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 812
Posted By xchudyxpl
Car Shakes Violently

Here is the story no check engine or anything car has 45K miles on it. My wife was driving to work this morning and she noticed that car started to vibrate violently on red lights and seemed to have...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-17-2014, 10:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 753
Posted By xchudyxpl
As far as I know - only standard maintenance oil,...

As far as I know - only standard maintenance oil, resurfacing brake rotors. As you said the minimum whatever the dash told them.

I'm planning to own a car for a while. 5 years

I can do a lot...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-17-2014, 06:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 753
Posted By xchudyxpl
2008 3.0is Maintenance Schedule

Few months ago I purchased 2008 X5 40K miles. Currently I have been driving my 02' 530i less electronics than the X5.

Anyways, needless to say the service light came out for Brake Fluid to be...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-13-2013, 11:58 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 531
Posted By xchudyxpl
E39 Still ROCKS!

Just traded wife's Honda Civic for 2008 X5 (3.0si). I still own my 2002 530i, 130K on it.
To be honest, i prefer to drive my 530i over the X5. I feel that the old beloved beemer is more responsive,...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 09-08-2013, 04:12 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,265
Posted By xchudyxpl
Considering X5 Purchase

Hi-Everyone

Currently I own 2002 E39 (530i) which I love. My wife and I are considering swapping her Honda Civic for X5. The budget is around 27k.
After some research here in NJ i found few...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-15-2012, 04:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 668
Posted By xchudyxpl
Here is the update, the engine fail safe did not...

Here is the update, the engine fail safe did not come back however, the check engine came back (assuming the $30 sensor is a piece of junk)
Will put the original back during the weekend and see what...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-14-2012, 03:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 668
Posted By xchudyxpl
I will see what happens tomorrow. My only concern...

I will see what happens tomorrow. My only concern is while the cheap MAF sensor is installed can it cause any damage to the electrical system or what not?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-14-2012, 03:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 668
Posted By xchudyxpl
Any ideas guys?

Any ideas guys?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-14-2012, 02:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 668
Posted By xchudyxpl
There is no brand I purchased the sensor form...

There is no brand I purchased the sensor form e-buy (Chinese of course).
When it comes to engine fail safe, it never happened to me before. With that being said this happening in the same day when I...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-14-2012, 02:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 668
Posted By xchudyxpl
Engine fail safe

Hi, guys

Here is the story in the nut shell. Today I replaced MAF sensor on my 2002 530i with the cheap aftermarket part ($30). After the replacement SAS light went out. After driving couple of...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-02-2012, 10:07 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,343
Posted By xchudyxpl
anyone?

anyone?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-02-2012, 07:32 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,343
Posted By xchudyxpl
Hi guys long time no talk, meaning the BMW was...

Hi guys long time no talk, meaning the BMW was doing well. Last weekend I replaced power steering reservoir and flushed the system using the standard method (suck fluid and add and repeat few times)....
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 11-19-2011, 05:28 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,415
Posted By xchudyxpl
I happened to me, both tires worn on the inside...

I happened to me, both tires worn on the inside edge. Later I found out that sway bar links were broke. :/
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