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Forum: E60 M5 (2006 - 2010) 08-31-2013, 07:16 PM
Replies: 20
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Posted By timwe775
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actually worse than that. replaced plugs and most coils and advised oil leaking into one cyclinder and failing compression tests. new engine block and cylinders is the advised remedy....
Forum: E60 M5 (2006 - 2010) 02-06-2013, 09:21 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 8,818
Posted By timwe775
Angry E60 M5 engine malfunction update

Well I have a progress update now on oil in cylinder 3. Apparently the sizing of cylinder 3 is larger than BMW spec and other cylinders - faulty manufacturing. So we are in discussion about how best...
Forum: E60 M5 (2006 - 2010) 01-20-2013, 05:07 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 8,818
Posted By timwe775
tks for the advice. have passed on to check it...

tks for the advice. have passed on to check it out. Just concerned about fact oil was found in cylinder 3 too.
Forum: E60 M5 (2006 - 2010) 01-17-2013, 04:47 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 8,818
Posted By timwe775
Diagnosis of misfiring M5 E60

Further to the misfire on Cylinder 3, it looks like the problem has been narrowed down to oil leaking into cylinder 3 (after new spark plugs, etc didn't fix problem). Interestingly, the engine error...
Forum: E60 M5 (2006 - 2010) 01-09-2013, 02:54 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 8,818
Posted By timwe775
Angry M5 engine misfire update

Dealer has tried swapping injectors around between cylinders and cylinder 3 error still there, so back to the investigations..
Forum: E60 M5 (2006 - 2010) 01-07-2013, 10:30 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 8,818
Posted By timwe775
Reduced power on E60 M5

:) Thank you for those that commented. Here is the update from the BMW Dealership.
Computer reported misfiring on Cylinder 3 so (and with no suprise now when you look at Stone Roots comments), a new...
Forum: E60 M5 (2006 - 2010) 12-23-2012, 10:59 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 8,818
Posted By timwe775
Angry reduced power

had similar issue occur 4-5 times as revs increased (without going hard). Sometimes in D mode and sometimes manual. No smoke or any other obvious issue. Turn engine off and on again and all error...
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