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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-03-2016, 06:54 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 554
Posted By ObsessedCyclist
One of the problems I've been having is finding...

One of the problems I've been having is finding posts that relate to my problem on this forum. It has become so big and the search engine seems to put other models in the search that I don't need it...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-02-2016, 05:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 554
Posted By ObsessedCyclist
Where would the wiring be suspect at? From what I...

Where would the wiring be suspect at? From what I can tell with a flash light the solenoid is still attached to the release rod and I don't see anything loose. So maybe power isn't getting to the...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-02-2016, 04:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 554
Posted By ObsessedCyclist
I manually pushed a lever inside the back of the...

I manually pushed a lever inside the back of the hatch. That releases the latch catch from the bottom pin. When I push any of the three buttons it starts to release but won't. It appears that the...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-02-2016, 10:59 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 554
Posted By ObsessedCyclist
When the hatch is up look at the latch. It should...

When the hatch is up look at the latch. It should be open. If you push the latch closed with your finger so that it wouldn't hook if it went down, at that point let me know if your remote causes the...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-02-2016, 10:56 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 554
Posted By ObsessedCyclist
Mine simply will not unlatch. If I manually...

Mine simply will not unlatch. If I manually unlatch it and use the remote or switch on the tailgate or in the car it lifts right up and closes when I push the button on the tailgate. Something isn't...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-01-2016, 06:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 554
Posted By ObsessedCyclist
What I found was that the mat in the back had...

What I found was that the mat in the back had gotten between the gate and the floor. And seemed to have caused the issue. When I pulled the mat out, the gate would try to lock itself down when I used...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-01-2016, 04:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 554
Posted By ObsessedCyclist
Latch issue - 2006 520XI Wagon

Question...if you manually close the latch on the trunk/tailgate mechanism while it is open and then click the remote control will the latch release into the open position? Mine won't open and I'm...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-14-2016, 07:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 373
Posted By ObsessedCyclist
Changed fuel filter and pump

I couldn't find it either. But I did change the filter and the pump, took it out for a spin, and it ran just fine. One thing that did happen though after changing it out is the service engine soon...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-14-2016, 02:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 373
Posted By ObsessedCyclist
I did and I can't find it there. CN03464 is the 7...

I did and I can't find it there. CN03464 is the 7 digits.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-14-2016, 02:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 373
Posted By ObsessedCyclist
Does anyone know how to get the plug off the...

Does anyone know how to get the plug off the pump? What is the trick? Geezzz...who designs this stuff anyhow?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-14-2016, 12:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 373
Posted By ObsessedCyclist
How to search?

How do you search JUST in your model area on this forum? I've got a 2006 BMW 530XI and want to know where the fuel pressure regulator is at. I've been having a hard time starting after a couple days...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-19-2015, 12:40 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 949
Posted By ObsessedCyclist
OK, I've ordered the BMW Eccentric Shaft Sensor...

OK, I've ordered the BMW Eccentric Shaft Sensor SIEMENS VDO 11377524879 for $248.00 (are we allowed to post prices?) and the gasket for the sensor as well as the valve cover gaskets and bolts set....
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-19-2015, 08:10 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 949
Posted By ObsessedCyclist
I found a video of the replacement. I have to...

I found a video of the replacement. I have to remove the valve cover to get to it. I'm wondering if anyone knows the number of the kit that is available for the valve cover, bolts and seals?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-19-2015, 06:14 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 949
Posted By ObsessedCyclist
I found this listed...

I found this listed http://engine-codes.com/p1017_bmw.html Valvetronic eccentric shaft guiding sensor solenoid loss bank 1 What is this and where is this? They say repair effort is 3 for hard. I am...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-19-2015, 06:09 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 949
Posted By ObsessedCyclist
I was at a foreign car repair shop yesterday due...

I was at a foreign car repair shop yesterday due to my wife's Subaru needing head gaskets. The guy was nice enough to run his machine on the BMW. He said he suspected a crank position sensor before...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-16-2015, 07:41 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 949
Posted By ObsessedCyclist
What does it do short of coding? Or did you mean...

What does it do short of coding? Or did you mean that it does coding? All of these new terms are a learning curve for me!
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-16-2015, 06:05 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 949
Posted By ObsessedCyclist
I'm just curious, why is everyone going to the...

I'm just curious, why is everyone going to the VANOS for this situation rather than a possible injector leak down? I've got another FI vehicle and it had a leak down on an injector and it did almost...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-16-2015, 12:44 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 949
Posted By ObsessedCyclist
Running rough

It only runs rough for a few minutes at the most. It levels out and after about 3-5 minutes runs at 600 RPM. Mine has an automatic. I don't have a code reader. What one do you recommend? It looks...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-16-2015, 11:44 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 949
Posted By ObsessedCyclist
service engine light

The service engine light has come on a few times but then it goes out. It hasn't stayed on and it doesn't come on in the morning when I'm having the issue. It has been doing this for about 4 months...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-15-2015, 04:56 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 949
Posted By ObsessedCyclist
2006 530 XI wagon wants to stall

I did a search for this and didn't find any results that seemed to help. When I first start my car in the morning lately the idle will drop then go back up and then drop and then go back up. This...
Forum: BMW i3 and BMW i8 (2014 - Current) 02-15-2015, 04:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,730
Posted By ObsessedCyclist
Love it any way they make it!

Love it any way they make it!
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-11-2014, 09:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 506
Posted By ObsessedCyclist
Hmmmm...I could swear mine is an M11 according to...

Hmmmm...I could swear mine is an M11 according to some posts I've read. Maybe not.
I'll check at ACE for that size.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-11-2014, 11:25 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 506
Posted By ObsessedCyclist
N52, I am sure.

N52, I am sure.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-11-2014, 06:21 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 506
Posted By ObsessedCyclist
I figured that may have been the reason...

I figured that may have been the reason why...however, there is this compound you can get called Anti Seize compound that was invented just for that scenario. I suspect that BMW doesn't want to spend...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-10-2014, 05:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 506
Posted By ObsessedCyclist
Bolt replacemnt on belt tensioner

OK, I've searched all over this forum and can't find an answer to this simple question. is there a Belt Tensioner bolt available made out of STEEL? One I can put anti seize compound on and not have...
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