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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) Today, 04:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 198
Posted By txag_530i
Check the expansion tank and the plastic tubing...

Check the expansion tank and the plastic tubing that runs across the top of the radiator. Both items leaked on my car.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) Today, 04:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 451
Posted By txag_530i
You need something like this- ...

You need something like this-

http://www.tooltopia.com/schley-11100.aspx

or perhaps

http://www.harborfreight.com/bushingbearing-set-68971.html
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) Today, 02:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 202
Posted By txag_530i
Take the battery over to an auto parts store and...

Take the battery over to an auto parts store and have them check it out.

If it isn't the battery then it could be the alternator, or the starter. Do you hear the starter solenoid clicking when...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-16-2014, 01:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 447
Posted By txag_530i
I don't think that harness will come out. I've...

I don't think that harness will come out. I've done the electrical tape and heat shrink fix on one side myself and I didn't see a means of getting the harness out. There's no room to spare for your...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-16-2014, 11:26 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 447
Posted By txag_530i
Let us know how that turns out. I bet that they...

Let us know how that turns out. I bet that they don't do anything for you at all, although I hope for the best.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-09-2014, 12:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 216
Posted By txag_530i
61319250196 Set, Caps (up to 03/07) Look at...

61319250196 Set, Caps (up to 03/07)

Look at PenskeParts.com

Input the last 7-digits of your VIN

Select group 64 and then Control Unit, Ato A/C, High
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-06-2014, 04:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 271
Posted By txag_530i
If you don't like the wood trim then you can...

If you don't like the wood trim then you can always apply a vinyl aluminum wrap.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-06-2014, 04:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 500
Posted By txag_530i
Two of the $15 3M kits did wonders for my...

Two of the $15 3M kits did wonders for my headlights.

450180

450181

I would have gladly paid $60 for someone else to do the labor.

In terms of UV protection, I plan on coating my...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-03-2014, 12:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 227
Posted By txag_530i
Why does the headlight need to be replaced? If...

Why does the headlight need to be replaced? If they are hazed or yellow then you can polish them with a couple of kits from 3M. It will take a few hours but it is better than paying ~$2k for new...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-03-2014, 12:25 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 539
Posted By txag_530i
Hijack, but I change mine at 60k.

Hijack, but I change mine at 60k.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-21-2014, 06:32 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 108
Posted By txag_530i
I think that it is a 27mm.

I think that it is a 27mm.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-14-2014, 07:09 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 499
Posted By txag_530i
Make sure that the Mechtronics seal and wiring is...

Make sure that the Mechtronics seal and wiring is completely installed. If the electrical connection is not fully inserted then the transmission will not operate.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-13-2014, 02:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 420
Posted By txag_530i
Try clearing the fault codes with INPA.

Try clearing the fault codes with INPA.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-13-2014, 02:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 257
Posted By txag_530i
There's a BMW VIN decoder located here:...

There's a BMW VIN decoder located here: http://www.bmwarchive.org/vin/bmw-vin-decoder.html

Put the last 7-digits of the car VIN in the box and the website will give you the list of options that...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-12-2014, 04:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 257
Posted By txag_530i
If you are going to buy new then you'll do better...

If you are going to buy new then you'll do better price-wise if you buy Hella parts. Hella is the OEM for BMW.

http://www.hella.com/hella-com/3952.html?rdeLocale=en

Once you have the part...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-10-2014, 03:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 260
Posted By txag_530i
If that is at the rear of the center console then...

If that is at the rear of the center console then I think you are looking at the power supply cable and antenna connection for the phone docking stations that are available.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-10-2014, 03:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 420
Posted By txag_530i
Yes, that's what I meant. Did you verify that...

Yes, that's what I meant. Did you verify that the seats included the seat modules?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-09-2014, 09:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 420
Posted By txag_530i
When you changed the vehicle order did you...

When you changed the vehicle order did you program the car to recognize the newly installed option?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-09-2014, 09:21 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 317
Posted By txag_530i
I've had to fix this problem, too. Make sure...

I've had to fix this problem, too.

Make sure that your trip odometer is set to zero. Then turn off the key and follow the steps to re-set the light as normal. You might have to try this 2-3...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-05-2014, 08:54 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,871
Posted By txag_530i
That's correct. You have to buy a device that...

That's correct. You have to buy a device that converts the analog signal into a fiber optic signal if you want to use the CD changer cable. The Gateway is one product line.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-30-2014, 10:58 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 422
Posted By txag_530i
^^ I'd try the Timesert before paying for a new...

^^ I'd try the Timesert before paying for a new oil pan. You need a steady hand and the drill bit needs to be square to the opening.

If you don't want to do a Timersert, then remove the drain...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-28-2014, 04:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 342
Posted By txag_530i
Take a look at the plastic tube that runs along...

Take a look at the plastic tube that runs along the top of the radiator. They are prone to leaking.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-28-2014, 04:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 445
Posted By txag_530i
You need to find where the system is leaking.

You need to find where the system is leaking.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-24-2014, 06:09 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 530
Posted By txag_530i
Why can't you just pay the body shop for the...

Why can't you just pay the body shop for the price difference?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-24-2014, 06:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 410
Posted By txag_530i
Whereabouts in Houston are you located?

Whereabouts in Houston are you located?
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