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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-16-2015, 05:32 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 720
Posted By Shogan
Sounds like bad sensor up front. I got the same...

Sounds like bad sensor up front. I got the same type of reset (drop from 9000 to 4500) when I plugged in my old sensor after putting in new one. I was trying to find a way to not spend the extra...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-14-2015, 02:28 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 720
Posted By Shogan
I just posted this on another thread on how to...

I just posted this on another thread on how to test the sensor.
Just typing from Bentley manual.
If the brake pad wear sensor is partially worn and reinstalled after replacing pads and/or rotors,...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-14-2015, 02:24 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 658
Posted By Shogan
Just typing from Bentley manual. If the brake...

Just typing from Bentley manual.
If the brake pad wear sensor is partially worn and reinstalled after replacing pads and/or rotors, the service indicator cannot be reset.
Using a DVOM, measure...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-14-2015, 02:08 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 406
Posted By Shogan
The measurements are stamped on the inside. Like...

The measurements are stamped on the inside. Like 9jx18 ET32. The realoem.com site is what dealers use for parts. It will also give you the info 8JX18 ET:43
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-14-2015, 01:22 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 648
Posted By Shogan
Last week I changed the alternator. It took just...

Last week I changed the alternator. It took just under 2 hours. I'm really getting good. I have not had the water pump communication error since. I use BMWhat to read the error codes. The dealer...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 10-27-2015, 09:10 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 308
Posted By Shogan
What is in my water pump?

I found something in my water pump. What is it? I have a 2008 535xi. 536036
The largest piece is burnt. All was stuck in the propellers. I did not overheat.
Forum: General BMW Questions 10-26-2015, 08:06 PM
Replies: 335
Views: 57,727
Posted By Shogan
Is there a database of the parameters read with...

Is there a database of the parameters read with the BMWhat app? I'd like to compare my readings on my water pump to others.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 10-09-2015, 04:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 648
Posted By Shogan
Also dealer say Alternator is ok. Meaning...

Also dealer say Alternator is ok. Meaning charging.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 10-09-2015, 04:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 648
Posted By Shogan
My BMWhat app shows codes 2E83 and 2E85 but BMW...

My BMWhat app shows codes 2E83 and 2E85 but BMW tech said it was usually alternator bus. I tested and confirmed no water pump codes with alternator bus line disconnected. Just picked up from dealer....
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 10-05-2015, 04:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 648
Posted By Shogan
He's offered to refund but then where? The...

He's offered to refund but then where? The stealer for $800.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 10-05-2015, 02:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 648
Posted By Shogan
I don't have an oscilloscope. The large cable...

I don't have an oscilloscope. The large cable wouldn't fit on the alternator. The retailer promised it was the right part and I verified the numbers before altering the shield to take the larger...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 10-05-2015, 11:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 648
Posted By Shogan
Alternator not communicating with computer.

Sorry I may not be using the right terminology. I've got a new alternator the volts seem to be reading fine. I get a message about the water pump and dealership said its a communication error but...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 09-06-2015, 07:52 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 208
Posted By Shogan
Power steering pump

I'm trying to find a DIY on replacing the power steering pump on my 2008 535xi. Bentley would be great too. The workshop manual says to lower the front axle support (over my ability). Pelican part...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-06-2015, 12:35 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 351
Posted By Shogan
Bump

Bump
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-04-2015, 06:01 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 497
Posted By Shogan
OP and I have same year and model. I see your...

OP and I have same year and model. I see your 2005 is pre LCI, which happened in 2008.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-03-2015, 07:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 497
Posted By Shogan
The key turns an electric switch (wtf). I shut...

The key turns an electric switch (wtf). I shut the trunk with the battery disconnected to figure this out. I got back in from the ski bag (you might not have).
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-03-2015, 07:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 399
Posted By Shogan
I suggest using realoem.com to identify your part...

I suggest using realoem.com to identify your part number. There is an upgrade at least for my 08 535. The Google BMW (part number). This is a DIY with lots of info here. Good luck.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-03-2015, 07:02 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 351
Posted By Shogan
Water Pump

I had an Indy replace water pump and thermostat Nov 2013. I'm getting codes 2e83 and 2e85. I've been watching temp and never over 220. I looked around and figured out the replacement pump is the...
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 06-02-2015, 08:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 511
Posted By Shogan
MySatinDoll, thanks for the post. I agree (See my...

MySatinDoll, thanks for the post. I agree (See my original post).
"If you don't have the time to do it right, now, when will you have time to redo it?"
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 06-02-2015, 01:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 511
Posted By Shogan
I can't find any DIY that keeps the head on the...

I can't find any DIY that keeps the head on the block. Can't figure out how to push rod out the front end.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 06-02-2015, 12:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 511
Posted By Shogan
Any direction on link to do so? I can't seem to...

Any direction on link to do so? I can't seem to figure how to remove shaft that holds rockers in.
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 06-02-2015, 03:51 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 511
Posted By Shogan
Is it possible to replace rocker without removing...

Is it possible to replace rocker without removing head?
Forum: E34 (1989 - 1995) 06-01-2015, 08:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 511
Posted By Shogan
E34 M30 Broken Rocker

I have a 1989 535. I found the intake rocker on cylinder #6 broken. I budgeted a cylinder head rebuild and will look into the possibility to replace rocker without removing head. I'm in Salt Lake...
Forum: General BMW Questions 04-15-2015, 04:31 AM
Replies: 335
Views: 57,727
Posted By Shogan
Parvis + Arian Congratulations on the release...

Parvis + Arian
Congratulations on the release of the new adapter.
I'm anxiously awaiting the US release. For those of us who noted our interest via this web page, how should we order?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-30-2015, 07:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 421
Posted By Shogan
Local company is rebuilding alternator. They also...

Local company is rebuilding alternator. They also tested it bad. I'm thinking I don't have a drain. However BMWhat app showed 002DED code before I totally died. This code was read by BMW. They would...
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