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Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-10-2014, 12:13 PM
Replies: 11
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Posted By mx6gt
I don't remember the exact code numbers but it...

I don't remember the exact code numbers but it was misfire on 5 and a lean code. I was able to replace the CCV without removing the air distribution piece
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-08-2014, 06:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 514
Posted By mx6gt
I have swapped the coils and plugs around with no...

I have swapped the coils and plugs around with no change. I have sprayed starting fluid around Any hoses in the engine bay and have find nothing
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-07-2014, 05:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 514
Posted By mx6gt
Bump

Bump
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-05-2014, 10:16 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 514
Posted By mx6gt
I replaced all the houses with the cvv. I think...

I replaced all the houses with the cvv. I think the kit included a dipstick return hose. I have also got a lean code. Could it be an injector or fuel filter? Any easy to test these?
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-04-2014, 01:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 514
Posted By mx6gt
update: Changed the plugs and coils around. no...

update:
Changed the plugs and coils around. no change.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-04-2014, 12:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 514
Posted By mx6gt
Running Strange

Hi
I have a 2005 X5 3.0i. I have recently done lots of work to it including CCV replacement, DISA valve replacement, and valve cover gasket replacement. It seems to run great until it revs over...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-18-2013, 12:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 458
Posted By mx6gt
I know the battery is low. This would cause...

I know the battery is low. This would cause dashboard warning lights?
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-17-2013, 04:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 458
Posted By mx6gt
Dashboard Lights reset

Hi
I have a 2005 X5, which I bought at auction, so I know nothing about the history. Both headlights seem to work fine, but the dahsboard headlight warning lights are both on. Also the brake pads...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 08-27-2013, 12:01 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,010
Posted By mx6gt
that wouldn't cause MAF and lean codes? would it?

that wouldn't cause MAF and lean codes? would it?
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 08-23-2013, 09:15 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,010
Posted By mx6gt
I changed out the CVV and it stopped smoking! but...

I changed out the CVV and it stopped smoking! but it now runs rough. I pulled the codes and got Engine misfire on all cylinders, MAF voltage low, and running lean on bank 1 and 2. Pretty sure I...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-30-2013, 07:07 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,010
Posted By mx6gt
I ordered a bluetooth code reader online and am...

I ordered a bluetooth code reader online and am waiting for it to come in. are there any codes that would tell me it is the ccv and not valve stem seals?
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-28-2013, 07:08 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,010
Posted By mx6gt
Update: Pulled the plugs. They had oil on them....

Update:
Pulled the plugs. They had oil on them.
Did a smoke test and smoke was coming out of the oil fill cap. Not sure if this is right?
Cleaned the MAF sensor and plugs. Runs alot better but...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-28-2013, 09:14 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,010
Posted By mx6gt
Another Smoking x5

Just bought a 2005 x5 3l gas from the auction. Trailered it home and now it smokes bad on start up and less after running. From what i've read on here it sounds like ccv. Is there any way to test it...
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