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Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 08-10-2014, 07:46 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 186
Posted By AJR1982
A/C compressor ? Just checking my ansewrs

It's hot and my brain is lacking sleep due to a new baby. So I leave my logic to you guys. When the A/C compressor is going the low side pressure should drop correct?
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-31-2014, 10:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 446
Posted By AJR1982
Check transmission fluid. Sent from...

Check transmission fluid.

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Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-10-2014, 05:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 284
Posted By AJR1982
Sorry just an hour for the thermostat Sent...

Sorry just an hour for the thermostat

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Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-10-2014, 01:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 204
Posted By AJR1982
i would resest your codes and see what comes...

i would resest your codes and see what comes back. There are a ton of possible causes but one problem could cause multiple codes.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-10-2014, 01:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 272
Posted By AJR1982
Thats a new one to me. Have you received any...

Thats a new one to me. Have you received any codes?
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-10-2014, 01:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 387
Posted By AJR1982
Just a thought but you've documented the codes I...

Just a thought but you've documented the codes I would reset your computer and see what comes back. Then come back here with your question.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-10-2014, 01:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 284
Posted By AJR1982
It's an hour job if you have the right equipment...

It's an hour job if you have the right equipment to replace it. The only sensor to tell you it's going out is the temp gauge on your dash. If you DIY don't try to skip removing the fan. It takes a...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-08-2014, 11:35 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 905
Posted By AJR1982
@ Bluebee If you posted information about which...

@ Bluebee If you posted information about which battery to use and which one not to use I probably skipped reading it.
Here are two batteries listed on Ebay for the same key FOB with different...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-07-2014, 05:14 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 905
Posted By AJR1982
Lithium ion batteries are the ones in cell...

Lithium ion batteries are the ones in cell phones. They are pretty rechargeable.

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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-07-2014, 04:31 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 905
Posted By AJR1982
It says the cr and vl are both rechargeable. I...

It says the cr and vl are both rechargeable. I believe they are both compatible but I don't know which is better for this application. Can the battery geeks weigh in on this subject?

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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-07-2014, 03:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 185
Posted By AJR1982
They aren't easy. Skinny wrists and expect to be...

They aren't easy. Skinny wrists and expect to be sore the next morning. The cars are so low it's hard to get anything in but I did it just a few months ago. My advice is if you haven't already, get...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-07-2014, 03:46 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 905
Posted By AJR1982
They sell the batteries with the prongs on EBAY....

They sell the batteries with the prongs on EBAY. You shouldn't need to weld anything. $20 gets you 5 of them from china or you can by individual for $7. Why people are cutting off the prongs is...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-21-2014, 03:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 286
Posted By AJR1982
I was planning on putting spacers in and telling...

I was planning on putting spacers in and telling the computer not to look for the O2 sensors.

If that doesn't work then I will register it at my parents house and tell whoever I sell it to.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-21-2014, 02:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 286
Posted By AJR1982
I've already got some. I've got to do some...

I've already got some. I've got to do some research on computers. I've had a problem with mixture control after putting them on my old cats so here's another question.

Do POST O2 sensors have...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-21-2014, 01:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 286
Posted By AJR1982
That's a great question. My thought process was...

That's a great question. My thought process was if I'm going to get an aftermarket that's going to probably set off the SES anyways I might as well get a cheap one. Since I got BOTH for 1/2 the price...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-21-2014, 12:35 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 498
Posted By AJR1982
I love the part where he is obviously cranking...

I love the part where he is obviously cranking hard left on the steering wheel but it's going slight right.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-21-2014, 12:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 286
Posted By AJR1982
Should I expect this because they are cheap?

Not sure how I feel, but then again I got front and rear cats for my '02 525i for under $290 total. They are EvanFischer brand. I didn't like how the seals on the corners got banged around? should I...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-17-2014, 12:11 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,000
Posted By AJR1982
I like this picture. I'm not so sure if we could...

I like this picture. I'm not so sure if we could point the finger at the BMW fluid though as if it were the fluid it would be in the entire piece not just where the seals are.

I was educated on...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-16-2014, 02:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 368
Posted By AJR1982
^^^^My question^^^^ Sent from BimmerApp...

^^^^My question^^^^

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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-16-2014, 02:37 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,000
Posted By AJR1982
JayB is correct and I'd like to add that you are...

JayB is correct and I'd like to add that you are lubricating metal and rubber parts with the wrong stuff. You might be fine for the time being but shortening the life of your pumps, thermostat,...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-11-2014, 04:05 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 119
Posted By AJR1982
CatCon any suggestions

I'm Working on posting a DIY for catalytic converter for a E39 525i. I haven't done it myself yet I need any suggestions you guys can come up with

What I've found so far is that they do not sell...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 06-10-2014, 11:15 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 754
Posted By AJR1982
Would have been smart to research before you took...

Would have been smart to research before you took it in. CLICK HERE (http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=737814&highlight=http://) You can get a step by step on how to diagnose and fix....
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 05-18-2014, 10:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 778
Posted By AJR1982
10) can it be for the stereo pixels instead. ...

10) can it be for the stereo pixels instead.

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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-18-2014, 10:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 275
Posted By AJR1982
I would write down the codes, clear them then...

I would write down the codes, clear them then see which ones come back.

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Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-24-2014, 09:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 843
Posted By AJR1982
Same. I would suggest being careful of rubbing...

Same. I would suggest being careful of rubbing off the reflective coating though. If you get finger prints on it clean it with soapy water and air dry.

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