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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-24-2015, 05:53 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,254
Posted By resunoiz
the "strange" thing is that now is way less...

the "strange" thing is that now is way less louder on cold engine. Can I already assume are tappets?

the most important thing is to decide if repair them or not. car has 200.000km on it, is cng...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-21-2015, 05:45 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,254
Posted By resunoiz
I made the first 0w40 change after the flush,...

I made the first 0w40 change after the flush, when started the tick, and another change after 4-5000km with a 0w30 (bmw oil)
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-21-2015, 12:53 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,254
Posted By resunoiz
update: engine ticks again, expecially when hot...

update: engine ticks again, expecially when hot (that's the strange thing). I'm not already so sure are tappets: when engine is HOT, doesn't have them to shut up?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-06-2015, 06:37 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,254
Posted By resunoiz
update after engine flush: ...

update after engine flush:

http://youtu.be/1ee6YfV19xg

sounds way better :)
the "tick" remains even if less loud, when engine is hot. why in your experience?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-05-2015, 01:15 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,254
Posted By resunoiz
Thank for your interesting and "support" :D ...

Thank for your interesting and "support" :D

taken the car for the shop this morning after the flush (additive+new oil, Castrol 0w30: dealers in italy only use this graduation). On cold and mid...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-03-2015, 09:37 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,254
Posted By resunoiz
car is from yesterday to the dealer. Hope is not...

car is from yesterday to the dealer. Hope is not really-really-really serious...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-19-2015, 07:08 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,254
Posted By resunoiz
went to 2 dealers this weekend. the response...

went to 2 dealers this weekend.

the response was the same: hydraulic tappets.
one of them told me to change all them, make a head overhaul. the other one asked me to leave the car for some days,...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-14-2015, 08:29 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,254
Posted By resunoiz
...without cleaning in some way the clogged oil...

...without cleaning in some way the clogged oil holes?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-14-2015, 12:13 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,254
Posted By resunoiz
Same some italian folks suspects: lifters. I...

Same some italian folks suspects: lifters.

I made an engine flush with Metabond CL and a treathening with metabond ECO, a product famous here in italy.
If arrives on your countries too, I can...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-13-2015, 09:01 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,254
Posted By resunoiz
"tick" from the engine...

my engine (M54) ticks :cry:

started last saturday. I made oil change about 4-5000 km ago and I used a engine cleaer and flush (that was surely the worst thing I could ever have done).
...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 09-19-2014, 04:46 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 354
Posted By resunoiz
remove door switches plastic trim

Hi, I need to remove the plastic trim that holds the mirror switches.

I think I need to remove the door panel, right? Is it fixed by screws or somewhat glued/fixed? Do I risk to broke some hooks...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 09-17-2014, 12:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 333
Posted By resunoiz
Mine is new. Replaced 3-4 months ago..and smell...

Mine is new. Replaced 3-4 months ago..and smell is the same before and after.

Do you think may be oil,with this smell? Maybe if not the gasket, have i to search for other leaks?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 09-17-2014, 07:12 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 333
Posted By resunoiz
burned plastic(?) smell from the engine

On my 520i (M54) sometimes (expecially after intense use in city, or big uphill streets and then parking or stops) i feel a smell of burned plastic (or I think so...this is what it seems).

Don't...
Forum: Europe 09-04-2014, 01:44 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 898
Posted By resunoiz
5th Italian BMW Interclub Meeting - Italian Bimmerfest , sept 28 2014

this year the biggest italian event for BMW enthusiasts goes to racetrack!
the 2014 meeting will be in Modena Racetrack. There will be contests,new BMW models, and OPT turns!

For italian and near...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-10-2014, 10:01 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 211
Posted By resunoiz
I suffered crankshat sensor on Z3, and it stopped...

I suffered crankshat sensor on Z3, and it stopped the car in movement, this happened only on car start, already parked :eeps:
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-10-2014, 06:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 211
Posted By resunoiz
sporadic "hiccup" at start

I noticed 2-3 times in 4 months (and so, not so frequently) that if I shut off the car and I start it when it is already hot it tends to hiccup like it can't mantain rpms. shutting off the car and...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-06-2014, 01:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,727
Posted By resunoiz
are these seals somehow glied to the headlight?

are these seals somehow glied to the headlight?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-05-2014, 08:53 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 744
Posted By resunoiz
2 reasons: - the rest of the hood is "in...

2 reasons:

- the rest of the hood is "in line", lowering it will flow "under" the side body parts;

- the headlights are perfectly aligned with the hood and the body side partsm the headlight...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-05-2014, 07:37 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 744
Posted By resunoiz
...but when I tighten the bolts again, wouldn't...

...but when I tighten the bolts again, wouldn't it come "down" again?

Have I to put some washers or so?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-05-2014, 04:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 744
Posted By resunoiz
front bumper "height" adjustment

my front bumper has a slight "gap" between the hood, as pics above. maybe to a previos accident or so.

http://i60.tinypic.com/tzfrq.jpg

seems like is a bit "lowered" than its normal position,...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-30-2014, 07:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 481
Posted By resunoiz
you are talking about the "flap" just near the...

you are talking about the "flap" just near the external of the circle?
I tought it was to "retain" the removable part :)
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-29-2014, 11:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 481
Posted By resunoiz
honestly had same issue in E46..and never...

honestly had same issue in E46..and never resolved :p

are you talking about the "flaps" I circled in that image?

http://s28.postimg.org/ekfpf2sjh/330021_x800.jpg
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-29-2014, 09:08 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 481
Posted By resunoiz
cigarette lighter slipping out..how to fix?

my cigarette lighter socket when I put nav charger, lighter or phone charger on it tends to slip out from its own location, I can almost see the wires behind it.

I can't see any spikes, locks to...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-09-2014, 07:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 560
Posted By resunoiz
i LOVE amber ones instead :) my doubts are same...

i LOVE amber ones instead :)
my doubts are same like yours.

WHY when they f**k up, only the first 3-4 leds works, and at a very very low light? is an electric problem that causes this?
if so, is...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-09-2014, 12:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 560
Posted By resunoiz
update about this strange eyebrow behavior... ...

update about this strange eyebrow behavior...

as said the passenger one one week ago stopped working. Only 4 leds were active, with a very very low luminosity.

tought the other 2 led was worn,...
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