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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-09-2015, 05:01 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 224
Posted By cmyachtie
Did you also reset adaptations after the oil...

Did you also reset adaptations after the oil change?
If not you should ...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-07-2015, 04:39 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 9,433
Posted By cmyachtie
Try pelicanparts and your torque: Jointing...

Try pelicanparts and your torque:
Jointing torque - 25 Nm
+
Torque angle = 90, in other words torqu to 25 and then add 1/4 turn
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-05-2015, 06:47 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 458
Posted By cmyachtie
There is also this one I installed and am very...

There is also this one I installed and am very happy with:
Better Bluetooth streaming (http://5series.net/forums/e60-parts-accessories-mods-22/better-bluetooth-streaming-139872/)
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-28-2015, 04:26 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,025
Posted By cmyachtie
Am just wondering if you eliminated the gear...

Am just wondering if you eliminated the gear shift selector.

As far reading charge voltage it should remain relatively steady, fluctuating a few tenths of a volt is OK and assuming you have an AGM...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-25-2015, 07:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 377
Posted By cmyachtie
NCSEXPER is the thing for key coding, I have...

NCSEXPER is the thing for key coding, I have write up, somewhere but got from one of the forums so if you need it let me know or Google for it.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-25-2015, 07:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 247
Posted By cmyachtie
I have white oem from dealer and it's AGM!! ...

I have white oem from dealer and it's AGM!!

Color doesn't mean a thing when it comes to battery type......
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-25-2015, 10:08 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 214
Posted By cmyachtie
Ignition coil question re BOSCH vs ELDOR

Am trying to gather some info re. my occasional knock on the 545 se previous post
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=844610 (Occasional knocking on starting N62)

NE1 know the real...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-23-2015, 08:23 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 892
Posted By cmyachtie
Yeah, but that tape wrapped around the battery...

Yeah, but that tape wrapped around the battery cable bracket would not budge til,I found a super long bigass knife
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-23-2015, 03:11 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 892
Posted By cmyachtie
Thanks for Clarifying that. Was doing my...

Thanks for
Clarifying that. Was doing my spark plugs today and had a closer look at the throttle body area and suspected as much, will get me that brass y and do that next.
Never want to do...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-23-2015, 03:59 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 892
Posted By cmyachtie
OK, this has got me stumped...what hose are you...

OK, this has got me stumped...what hose are you guys referring to on this diagram below?
http://www.realoem.com/bmw/enUS/showparts?id=NB33-USA-10-2003-E60-BMW-545i&diagId=17_0286

Would've...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-23-2015, 03:30 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 772
Posted By cmyachtie
The link below does not help with your USB stick...

The link below does not help with your USB stick but an alternative for music thru Bluetooth streaming instead, easy DIY.......and cheaper solution than most....
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-19-2015, 07:29 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 210
Posted By cmyachtie
2004 545, occasional Engine knock when starting

For quite some time now when starting the engine hot or cold there is an engine "knock" or "ping" sound happening just once at the first stroke of the engine, it's loud enough to also sound like a...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-18-2015, 05:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 844
Posted By cmyachtie
Newer TCU and some coding will do that, with...

Newer TCU and some coding will do that, with NCSEXPER you can do that yourself easily, however cheaper and easier and added benefit of BT music streaming you'll get with the SURE BT board instead....
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-11-2015, 02:46 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 383
Posted By cmyachtie
+1 Installed this months ago, no regrets!...

+1
Installed this months ago, no regrets! Highly recommend it.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-08-2015, 04:53 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 257
Posted By cmyachtie
This may help you make the right decision for...

This may help you make the right decision for you;

http://5series.net/forums/e60-discussion-2/windshield-crack-141898/

I would pay the extra for the OEM version as my new aftermarket screen...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-07-2015, 03:36 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 549
Posted By cmyachtie
Looks like next time you'll remember to...

Looks like next time you'll remember to disconnect battery before you start poking in your car wiring heh? Looks like 2 open fuses......
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-05-2015, 07:06 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 549
Posted By cmyachtie
Suggest to get codes read, diagnostics are a...

Suggest to get codes read, diagnostics are a blessing for these cars, take advantage of it.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-05-2015, 06:56 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 549
Posted By cmyachtie
Can you get any fault codes read? Without THAT...

Can you get any fault codes read?
Without THAT everything is just a WAG......

One WAG would be the fuel pump died.....
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-05-2015, 06:39 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 549
Posted By cmyachtie
A little more info would be helpful....... For...

A little more info would be helpful.......
For instance does not turn over or what?
How many miles? Did you just get this car?
Etc. etc.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-04-2015, 12:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 541
Posted By cmyachtie
Your shocks are likely still good, mine were...

Your shocks are likely still good, mine were despite driving on them with the broken springs for a while, here is my story:...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-02-2015, 06:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 352
Posted By cmyachtie
+1 If you really want to run at 96 degrees get...

+1
If you really want to run at 96 degrees get the I6 engine instead......they run a little cooler.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-29-2015, 06:06 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 200
Posted By cmyachtie
Leaky rims anyone????

Just curious how many of you are having trouble keeping the air in your tires especially those with 2004/2005 vehicles.
Had new pilot sports mounted on mine last spring and they have been leaking...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-29-2015, 08:28 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,811
Posted By cmyachtie
+1, cleared it several times myself in INPA or...

+1, cleared it several times myself in INPA or DIS

Sure you tightened gas cap after filling?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-28-2015, 03:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 332
Posted By cmyachtie
After proper alignment the shop needs to centre...

After proper alignment the shop needs to centre steering wheel after installing new steering/ suspension components. If they did not do so get them to do it.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-27-2015, 05:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 245
Posted By cmyachtie
Unless there is a newer TCU installed your 2004...

Unless there is a newer TCU installed your 2004 may only provide you with one way capability unfortunately, I can make phone calls and can hear them but they cannot hear me.....:cry:
That's BMW BT...
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