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Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-01-2016, 10:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 441
Posted By BmanRRT
Thank you. It looks like they are the same. I...

Thank you. It looks like they are the same. I need #3. I can find it at the oreilly and autozone. I appreciate it. I think I will replace both of them instead of just the one so I do not have to go...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-01-2016, 10:41 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 441
Posted By BmanRRT
Thank you, I saw that technique as I was looking...

Thank you, I saw that technique as I was looking around the net last night. I found the reason that the belt slipped off in the 1st place, It looks like the plastic wheel on then tensioner pulley...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 03-31-2016, 08:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 441
Posted By BmanRRT
Thank you, I ran out and got a 1 1/4" and wedged...

Thank you, I ran out and got a 1 1/4" and wedged it on there, it came right off, I appreciate it.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 03-31-2016, 01:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 441
Posted By BmanRRT
Fan Clutch removal tool E53

Hi, I cannot seem to find the fan clutch removal tool for a 2000 x5, 4.4L (E53). I see them listed all over the internet but they do not say they will fit the E53. My belt popped off and my bmw has...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-12-2015, 07:49 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,120
Posted By BmanRRT
Sounds like the fsr to me. I replaced mine 3...

Sounds like the fsr to me. I replaced mine 3 years ago and havent had the problem since
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-07-2015, 11:02 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,078
Posted By BmanRRT
Yes it has been several years and the problem has...

Yes it has been several years and the problem has been fixed. Read back to get the part but it was that a/c part. FSR
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 08-12-2015, 02:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,120
Posted By BmanRRT
not to me, but I'm no expert. 3 years later and I...

not to me, but I'm no expert. 3 years later and I haven't had the problem so mine was definitely, but yours sounds different
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-21-2015, 08:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 744
Posted By BmanRRT
On my 4.4l E53 it was easy, did not have to...

On my 4.4l E53 it was easy, did not have to remove the motor mounts, just the skidplate. The oul pan had ~20 little bolts holding it on. Thats it.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-16-2014, 06:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 744
Posted By BmanRRT
Thank-you again Boramkiv

Thank-you again Boramkiv
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-15-2014, 04:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 744
Posted By BmanRRT
I got my parts finally, anyone know how hard to...

I got my parts finally, anyone know how hard to torq the bolts down too?
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-11-2014, 05:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,078
Posted By BmanRRT
Passenger side. Don't have to remove dash, can...

Passenger side. Don't have to remove dash, can reach up to it. Search FSR and you'll find instructions.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-10-2014, 03:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,078
Posted By BmanRRT
Inside the cab, behind the dash

Inside the cab, behind the dash
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-10-2014, 11:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 744
Posted By BmanRRT
Thank-you boramkiv. I'm replacing the pan...

Thank-you boramkiv.
I'm replacing the pan because last time I had the Oil changed they had a hard time getting the drain plug to thread. I got a new gasket too just because I didn't want to end up...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-09-2014, 11:54 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,078
Posted By BmanRRT
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=...

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=630582&highlight=
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-09-2014, 11:53 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 447
Posted By BmanRRT
instructions are on this site somewhere. look...

instructions are on this site somewhere. look around, I haven't found them yet but if I do I'll post it
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-09-2014, 11:47 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 447
Posted By BmanRRT
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=...

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=630582&highlight=
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-09-2014, 11:43 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 447
Posted By BmanRRT
yes I did mine myself, I was trying to find the...

yes I did mine myself, I was trying to find the old thread. but I can't seem to. It was a temperature transducer. Its under the dash and there is instructions on how to do it on this site somewhere....
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-09-2014, 11:37 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 447
Posted By BmanRRT
It is a common problem, I had the same problem. I...

It is a common problem, I had the same problem. I am trying to remember the name of the part, It is a temperature transducer under the dash. They call it the porcupine. let me see if I can find the...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-09-2014, 08:10 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,078
Posted By BmanRRT
I had a similar problem years ago and it turned...

I had a similar problem years ago and it turned our to be a transducer in the a/c fan motor that would drain the battery. Does your a/c work appropriately or does it do weird stuff?
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-09-2014, 08:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 744
Posted By BmanRRT
Oil Pan Replacement

Has anybody ever replaced their Oil Pan on a 4.4L X5? I am about to do it to mine. I've removed the skid plate and it looks pretty accessible and strait forward. I was just wondering if I am going to...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 05-14-2013, 10:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 6,246
Posted By BmanRRT
How did it work out? Looks like ill be doing it...

How did it work out? Looks like ill be doing it too
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-11-2013, 07:42 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 668
Posted By BmanRRT
And thx btw

And thx btw
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-11-2013, 07:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 668
Posted By BmanRRT
Yep, turned out to be a broken head bolt. My...

Yep, turned out to be a broken head bolt. My mechanic had replaced the head gaskets a few years ago, he must have overtightened the bolt. He didn't accept responsibility, but no biggie, I'm glad its...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-01-2013, 11:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 668
Posted By BmanRRT
Thankyou. I had them changed a few years ago so...

Thankyou. I had them changed a few years ago so maybe its a loose bolt or something
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-01-2013, 08:22 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 668
Posted By BmanRRT
what is this?? Oil leak. Any help appreciated

hey guys, I found this part or area to be the oil leak that has been troubling me for a while now. It acts up most when I get on it, or tow uphill etc. I have a buddy who is a mechanic (not bmw) but...
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