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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 07-23-2016, 07:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 620
Posted By HerbP
That sounds like it has a bad cell, or something...

That sounds like it has a bad cell, or something is draining the battery as fast as you are charging it?
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 07-22-2016, 07:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 563
Posted By HerbP
The Bosch O2 sensors should be ok, if that was...

The Bosch O2 sensors should be ok, if that was the stock brand. The valve cover is not under pressure & can allow serious vacuum leaks into the engine. If oil can leak out, air can leak in. This will...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 07-22-2016, 12:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 174
Posted By HerbP
Not sure if you can clear the safety modules in...

Not sure if you can clear the safety modules in INPA, but you could do it in DIS. You will need to drill down in each modules ECU, & clear the codes from there. If you battery is weak, it is probably...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 07-22-2016, 12:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 563
Posted By HerbP
Bank 2 is the drivers side of the engine. My...

Bank 2 is the drivers side of the engine. My guess that you have a vacuum leak somewhere on that side of the engine. Do you have a oil leak on the valve cover by chance? A smoke test should find the...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 07-21-2016, 05:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 174
Posted By HerbP
Try this link. Resetting of all safety modules...

Try this link. Resetting of all safety modules will also probably need to be completed. This can be done with INPA, DIS, or ISTA/D.

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=488902
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 07-20-2016, 03:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 620
Posted By HerbP
You are going to need the proper tool to reset...

You are going to need the proper tool to reset the air bag problem, such as the BMW type. I had an ARS error on my 750 around a month ago, & it set off 7 different module errors. After a lot of head...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 07-19-2016, 10:23 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 158
Posted By HerbP
Try this link. I would start with fuse 55. ...

Try this link. I would start with fuse 55.

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=537660
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 07-19-2016, 10:13 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 175
Posted By HerbP
There has been a post in the last 30 days, use...

There has been a post in the last 30 days, use the search tool.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 07-17-2016, 06:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 620
Posted By HerbP
Charging at the battery will not make any...

Charging at the battery will not make any difference, & it is preferred to charge under the hood.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 07-17-2016, 06:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 169
Posted By HerbP
Have you checked the V-Bar support just above the...

Have you checked the V-Bar support just above the motor. If it becomes loose it can cause that sound.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 07-15-2016, 08:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 620
Posted By HerbP
The plastic line is a very common failure. The...

The plastic line is a very common failure. The passenger restraint error is most likely from a old dead battery. It can not be rest with a common OBD2 code reader. Try charging the battery for 12...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 07-14-2016, 07:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 347
Posted By HerbP
If it is going to the floor but stopping, your...

If it is going to the floor but stopping, your brake booster is most likely bad. As stated there was a recall. If nothing has been done to the brake system, it should still qualify. Getting the BMW...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 07-11-2016, 07:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 378
Posted By HerbP
What are your battery readings, not running,...

What are your battery readings, not running, headlights on? You have some type of electrical problem. Check the voltage under the hood at the jump terminal. Then crank the engine then read the...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 07-11-2016, 12:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 525
Posted By HerbP
I think Wu-Wraps is a vendor here on the forum,...

I think Wu-Wraps is a vendor here on the forum, that wraps the trim.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 07-11-2016, 12:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 378
Posted By HerbP
Are you getting any Dynamic Drive warnings while...

Are you getting any Dynamic Drive warnings while driving the car. The only way to find your battery drain problem is to remove the fuses one by one. Once you are sure it is in that circuit, start...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 07-11-2016, 12:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 581
Posted By HerbP
If the brake sensors are not OEM, I will pass....

If the brake sensors are not OEM, I will pass. You could always purchase the car back from the insurance company, at a much lower price.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 07-11-2016, 12:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 481
Posted By HerbP
I would think that you need to coed the DME & CAS...

I would think that you need to coed the DME & CAS correctly, with the same serial number that came with the car. I am actually surprised that it is running that way. With your steering wheel off to...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 07-10-2016, 07:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 396
Posted By HerbP
Understand a valve cover gasket repair can cost...

Understand a valve cover gasket repair can cost 800 to 1100.00 per side. Buying a older high mileage car could become very expensive, very fast. All of the cars have the same engines, so a lot of the...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 07-10-2016, 07:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 335
Posted By HerbP
Check the hood switch located under the passenger...

Check the hood switch located under the passenger side of the hood, at the micro filter housing. If this sensor is not in place, the car might not go to sleep.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 07-10-2016, 07:45 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 789
Posted By HerbP
I do not think that there is a way to free up a...

I do not think that there is a way to free up a key vin slot. The key could maybe be reprogrammed with a current number in the CAS module. Check out Ebay for the software that might be available for...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 07-10-2016, 07:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 378
Posted By HerbP
Sounds like your battery is shot. Low voltage...

Sounds like your battery is shot. Low voltage will drive our cars crazy. Your battery must stay above 12 volts when not running. Your transmission fluid could also be low, but wait & sort the battery...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 07-10-2016, 07:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 581
Posted By HerbP
How much for the brake sensors? Did you sell the...

How much for the brake sensors? Did you sell the car?
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 07-10-2016, 07:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 335
Posted By HerbP
The SGM & the SZM module would pull current until...

The SGM & the SZM module would pull current until the car goes to sleep. Do you ever charge the battery? How many short trips do you take? It is common for us all to charge the battery monthly,...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 07-09-2016, 06:06 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 594
Posted By HerbP
Watch Ebay for a bumper cover your coulor, they...

Watch Ebay for a bumper cover your coulor, they pop up often. Repairing your bumper would need to be done from the backside by melting or bonding reinforcement to the back side. It can't hurt to try...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 07-09-2016, 05:58 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,903
Posted By HerbP
Is there not any recall assistance with the...

Is there not any recall assistance with the repair from BMW, with all of the problems they had with this fuel system. It seems that it could fail 10 miles down the road after repair. Has the fuel...
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