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Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-28-2014, 11:51 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 247
Posted By Tourque Junkie
Electrical Gremlins

It all seems to have started with a small burn mark on the lower left side of my nav screen. The burn mark has been expanding and now measures about an inch and a half. Next the radio would go...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 05-01-2013, 09:53 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 9,777
Posted By Tourque Junkie
How can I be certain if my intermittent smoke and...

How can I be certain if my intermittent smoke and excessive oil consumption is the seals or the oil seperator issue?
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-29-2012, 08:59 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,512
Posted By Tourque Junkie
http://www.xdrivers.co.uk/forum/index.php?&topic=2...

http://www.xdrivers.co.uk/forum/index.php?&topic=2273.0

The above link was a useful tool for the nav screen repair. It was successful for me.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-28-2012, 08:27 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,020
Posted By Tourque Junkie
Keep us posted. Hope your recent bad luck is not...

Keep us posted. Hope your recent bad luck is not too painfull.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-28-2012, 08:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,020
Posted By Tourque Junkie
I have the same condition but have not looked...

I have the same condition but have not looked into it.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 11-16-2012, 11:13 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,346
Posted By Tourque Junkie
This is happening with my 4.4 X5 too. However,...

This is happening with my 4.4 X5 too. However, it only happens once in a while. Once or twice a week or so. My indy says valve seals. I don't understand why it is not more consistent. Have not...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 10-26-2012, 06:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,893
Posted By Tourque Junkie
I just followed the process in the link above. ...

I just followed the process in the link above. Fixed.

Thanks boys
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 10-19-2012, 01:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,645
Posted By Tourque Junkie
My mechanic is diagnosing bad valve seals. He...

My mechanic is diagnosing bad valve seals. He found normal pressure and vacuum. I'm not convinced yet. If OSV is sticking intermittently perhaps those readings were taken while OSV was working...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 10-17-2012, 01:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,645
Posted By Tourque Junkie
Thanks Mud

Thanks Mud
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 10-03-2012, 01:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,645
Posted By Tourque Junkie
I have been monitoring the condition. Smoke does...

I have been monitoring the condition. Smoke does appear blueish. Pulled into work today and got the check oil level message. Will see how much it takes and how many miles since last top off. I...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-28-2012, 02:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,645
Posted By Tourque Junkie
Thanks Zu. I'll make an appointment with my indy...

Thanks Zu. I'll make an appointment with my indy to check it out.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-28-2012, 11:53 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,645
Posted By Tourque Junkie
White. Temp guage is center. Does not fluctuate.

White. Temp guage is center. Does not fluctuate.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-28-2012, 08:50 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,645
Posted By Tourque Junkie
Smoke

I have noticed an occasional puff of smoke from my '05 4.4. It happens when I take off after idling in traffic for a few minutes. It is not consistant but when it happens it is quite noticeable. ...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 08-24-2012, 12:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,276
Posted By Tourque Junkie
I was talking with a friend at work who owns an...

I was talking with a friend at work who owns an '05 like mine. He happened to mention that someone had pushed his mirrors in and now they were loose. I mentioned how this thread had helped me. I...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 08-21-2012, 04:41 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 601
Posted By Tourque Junkie
Lamp Issue (s)

Got a message on the display of my '05 X5 reading "check side lights". I can see no bullbs out. The side turn signal lamps appear to work. I did notice that the halo rings on the drivers side are...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 08-14-2012, 01:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,276
Posted By Tourque Junkie
Dirty Dan. Thanks for that tip. I had a bit of...

Dirty Dan. Thanks for that tip. I had a bit of play in my drivers side mirror. I popped the cover, tightened those torx screws and now my mirror is secure.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 06-07-2012, 06:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,221
Posted By Tourque Junkie
The car is new to me. This was not a case of...

The car is new to me. This was not a case of topping off. I lost it along the way. The dealer says he found loose bolts on the filter housing but I'm not buying that. I didn't lose any oil on my...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 05-29-2012, 12:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,221
Posted By Tourque Junkie
It is just that the Script on the cap was upside...

It is just that the Script on the cap was upside down. I probably pushed it a little further than I should have but it wasn't a couple hundred miles.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 05-29-2012, 12:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,221
Posted By Tourque Junkie
Lost Oil..A bunch

Just went on a 500 mile trip in my 05 X5. I had just picked up from the dealer. Well into the trip the "check oil level" meassage came on. When I got to my destination I parked the car and...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 05-01-2012, 08:38 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,068
Posted By Tourque Junkie
Thanks folks. I'm gonna get me some RaggTopp.

Thanks folks. I'm gonna get me some RaggTopp.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 04-30-2012, 11:08 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,068
Posted By Tourque Junkie
What do you use on top?

I am looking for recommendations for cleaning/conditioning my convertible top. Any products out there that relax the fabric to reduce the wrinkles that form along the fold lines?
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 02-06-2012, 12:14 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,373
Posted By Tourque Junkie
My last trip to the Dragon on the ZZR. ...

My last trip to the Dragon on the ZZR.

http://i1092.photobucket.com/albums/i408/pmax1/th_dragon6.jpg
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 02-06-2012, 07:01 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,373
Posted By Tourque Junkie
Never done it in a car. First time I did it was...

Never done it in a car. First time I did it was on my V-Max. Been back several times in my ZZR 1200. Not a lot of room for error.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 02-02-2012, 11:13 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,508
Posted By Tourque Junkie
Like I always told my children; don't give them a...

Like I always told my children; don't give them a reason to pull you over.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 12-19-2011, 11:49 AM
Replies: 405
Views: 65,292
Posted By Tourque Junkie
Three of us converged on the Mass. Pike this...

Three of us converged on the Mass. Pike this morning. A coupe. an M coupe and me in my vert. Very unusual. I typically see only two or three a week.
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