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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-17-2016, 02:20 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 226
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Top View Camera System for E60?

Hello Everyone,

Has anyone installed the 'Top-View Camera System' on their E60? I saw a brief thread on this with general info on it for the X3 F25 it that respective section. Also found some...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-14-2016, 01:00 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 611
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Not exactly sure. Im military so it was paid...

Not exactly sure. Im military so it was paid for. However, I acquired an Audi A4 while overseas and contemplated keeping it so asked for shipping price. I was given a ball park figure of about...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-13-2016, 02:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 359
Posted By Frenchyrider267
http://www.ebay.com/ulk/itm/251967605501 Is...

http://www.ebay.com/ulk/itm/251967605501

Is this what you're looking for?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-13-2016, 01:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 359
Posted By Frenchyrider267
I REALLY like the hood too! The subtle vents.......

I REALLY like the hood too! The subtle vents.... Pretty hot!
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-13-2016, 01:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 359
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Not sure, but it does look mean! Zooming in...

Not sure, but it does look mean!

Zooming in it appears the fog lights are removed. Am i seeing that right?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-13-2016, 01:36 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 611
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Its all coming together now. Im just glad to...

Its all coming together now. Im just glad to figure this out. It was really bugging me. I mean, it will still bug me for a little longer until i get it back to the US. Im holding off doing any...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-12-2016, 11:17 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 611
Posted By Frenchyrider267
LOUD Steering Noise

So I did a little closer listening this morning and it is confirmed coming from the suspension.

At first it sounded like it was coming from underneath the cover right under the windshield. Then...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-11-2016, 08:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 423
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Damn! Why couldn't i have found this video like...

Damn! Why couldn't i have found this video like two years ago! Lol....
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-11-2016, 01:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 297
Posted By Frenchyrider267
I'm not sure myself. I have a different...

I'm not sure myself. I have a different hesitation issue. But it may be the same thing as you:

During acceleration from 3rd to 4th gear I believe, usually when accelerating to merge onto the...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-04-2016, 01:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 408
Posted By Frenchyrider267
I purchased mine on Amazon for like $170. It was...

I purchased mine on Amazon for like $170. It was a two volume set. Well worth it; Still have them. Great books! And lots of knowledge. Has helped me a bunch!

Bently Publishers544777
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-04-2016, 01:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 234
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Take it from me; I have had shot struts ever...

Take it from me; I have had shot struts ever since I got my 2004 525 like 4 years ago. Its so annoying rolling over the tiniest bump and my struts sounding like they are about to rattle right from...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-03-2016, 11:37 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 611
Posted By Frenchyrider267
I did a google search and found this. Hope this...

I did a google search and found this. Hope this helps you out.

http://www.bmwforums.info/bmw-3-series-forum/14889-obd-codes-1124-1197-a.html
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-03-2016, 11:34 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 611
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Very possible. I know for a fact my suspension...

Very possible. I know for a fact my suspension all around is due to be replaced. I wouldnt doubt that driving around on shot suspension is causing other things to wear such as what you listed. ...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-03-2016, 01:33 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 611
Posted By Frenchyrider267
I assure you it isn't the steering column. I...

I assure you it isn't the steering column. I lubricated all moving parts and friction points on either side of the firewall previous to this video and the sound remains. Notice in the video how the...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-03-2016, 12:58 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 611
Posted By Frenchyrider267
LOUD Steering Noise

Wow! which would probably explain why i didn't hear the noise when up on jack stands; no weight on the front end to cause friction on the sway bar links wouldn't you say?

Thank you for that...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-03-2016, 11:14 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 611
Posted By Frenchyrider267
I hope this works.... ((UPDATE) I uploaded...

I hope this works....

((UPDATE) I uploaded the video to Youtube. Please let me know if the video is not working.)

I'm trying to attached a video with the sound in it. This is not consistent...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-03-2016, 08:28 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 611
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Now that i think of it the belt was replaced...

Now that i think of it the belt was replaced RIGHT before i took ownership of the car; at around 108k.

Im familiar with a worn or loose belt sound. Its not like that. Im doing a little house...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-03-2016, 08:22 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 257
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Someone replied to me saying probably about 22Nm....

Someone replied to me saying probably about 22Nm. But not 100% sure. It should be a safe torque.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-03-2016, 06:51 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 257
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Hello, I just looked in the Bently Manual...

Hello,

I just looked in the Bently Manual and I can not seem to find any torquing specs for the housing specifically. It seems there aren't procedures for the removal of the oil filter housing;...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-03-2016, 06:31 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 611
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Hey Ned Thank you for your reply. No, I...

Hey Ned Thank you for your reply.

No, I haven't checked/replaced it. You're actually the first person to mention a Power steering belt to even be a possibility. Could you possibly explain why...
Forum: 5 Series DIY 01-03-2016, 05:56 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 18,808
Posted By Frenchyrider267
When replacing the OFH, what are the torquing...

When replacing the OFH, what are the torquing specs? I've searched in my Bently Manual and can not seem to find the torquing specs. Thank you!
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-03-2016, 04:56 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 611
Posted By Frenchyrider267
LOUD Steering Noise

Hello All,

I have a 2004 525i with almost 133k miles on it. This issue has been going on for at least 8-10k miles. i just cannot figure out where it's coming from. I mean, I have clues but just...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 10-25-2015, 04:24 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 76,901
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Eric, it depends on the model. Some people look...

Eric, it depends on the model. Some people look for similar issues in other model forums. Let the forum know the year/model of your Bimmer.

The output speed sensor is located in different...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-31-2015, 12:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 506
Posted By Frenchyrider267
Unfortunately, I have no clue.....yet. Though,...

Unfortunately, I have no clue.....yet. Though, when I was removing the newspaper from the wheels on the outside lip, the dip what're to peel up like a sheet, but I stopped it from coming up.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-31-2015, 11:57 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 506
Posted By Frenchyrider267
I'll be completely honest bro, you sound way more...

I'll be completely honest bro, you sound way more experienced at this than me. I simply used spray can Plasti-Dip. Two coats of black mat, then two coats of gloss. It gave them a semi gloss look...
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