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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-09-2015, 03:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 305
Posted By 06530IDAN
At 101,746 miles, I replaced mine yesterday for...

At 101,746 miles, I replaced mine yesterday for my 2006 530i. I bought a new one (two year warranty) with the 180A from RM European. With PCY's instructions from above, it took me about half an...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-11-2015, 08:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 252
Posted By 06530IDAN
Battery. :angel:

Battery. :angel:
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-18-2015, 10:26 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 438
Posted By 06530IDAN
Do it from the top!!! You can't do anything with...

Do it from the top!!! You can't do anything with the starter from underneath the car.

Good luck!

QUOTE=Garmstrong;9031687]Do I need to remove the plastic cover underneath the car to access the...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-18-2015, 07:34 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 438
Posted By 06530IDAN
Yep! It's the starter! I had the same symptoms...

Yep! It's the starter! I had the same symptoms and fixed it with a new starter.

If you want to see if it's the starter is the problem, grab a long stick, tab on the starter and see if you can...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-18-2015, 07:25 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 315
Posted By 06530IDAN
My ride was bumpy for a while and I blamed it on...

My ride was bumpy for a while and I blamed it on the roads. It turned out, I had two "slightly bent" wheels in the inner barrels. $240 later and the car is back to normal. It took them less than...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-12-2015, 08:39 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,622
Posted By 06530IDAN
Is there any way the muffler shop can shorten the...

Is there any way the muffler shop can shorten the length of the exhaust tips? I think they stick too far out. They kind of ruin the overall shape of the awesome M5 bumper. Shorten and cover them...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-08-2015, 06:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 616
Posted By 06530IDAN
Wow, sorry to hear about that! I hope you get it...

Wow, sorry to hear about that! I hope you get it sorted out.

Just curious, are you the original owner and do you often drive the car aggressively? Does anyone know what the maintenance...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-22-2015, 07:46 AM
Replies: 3,736
Views: 58,991
Posted By 06530IDAN
Speeding Ticket

Use it next time. lol
http://www.whydontyoutrythis.com/2015/02/this-has-to-be-the-best-conversation-over-a-speeding-ticket-ever.html
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-31-2015, 06:16 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 448
Posted By 06530IDAN
Put the pedal to the metal until it goes to zero!...

Put the pedal to the metal until it goes to zero! And then you can also replace the expensive fuel pump and fuel filter in no time. :p

Seriously, why would anyone wants to remove that!? Go let...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-15-2015, 09:57 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 354
Posted By 06530IDAN
I have that exact one in 3/8"; perfect for "most"...

I have that exact one in 3/8"; perfect for "most" of the basic maintenance work during the last 90,000 miles on my BMW. "Once in awhile", a 1/4" can come handy. In any case, I am glad I picked the...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-02-2015, 09:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 258
Posted By 06530IDAN
:thumbup:

:thumbup:
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-02-2015, 09:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 375
Posted By 06530IDAN
Hi Pcy, Sorry for being a pest and overly...

Hi Pcy,

Sorry for being a pest and overly cautious. I have a tendency to break things when trying to fix something that's really not broken. Could you please confirm the steps below and help me...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-02-2015, 04:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 365
Posted By 06530IDAN
:thumbup: QUOTE=moots;8805198]The DISA Valve...

:thumbup:
QUOTE=moots;8805198]The DISA Valve adjusts the intake manifold runner length to improve performance...hence the reason for the "extra manifold"on top of the main manifold.
Both manifold...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-02-2015, 04:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 375
Posted By 06530IDAN
Got it. Thanks again, Pcy!!! :thumbup:

Got it. Thanks again, Pcy!!! :thumbup:
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-02-2015, 08:35 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 365
Posted By 06530IDAN
With that said, what the heck is it for anyways? ...

With that said, what the heck is it for anyways? It seems to do more harms (if it falls apart) than anything noticeable.

In any case, I replaced mine (it wasn't broken) last month just as a...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-02-2015, 06:39 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 365
Posted By 06530IDAN
Since it's already broken, I would remove it. ...

Since it's already broken, I would remove it. Awhile back when I removed my intake manifold to replace the starter, I totally forgot to reconnect the electrical plug for the outer DISA for a day or...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-02-2015, 06:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 375
Posted By 06530IDAN
Thanks, Pcy! With six new fuel injectors,...

Thanks, Pcy!

With six new fuel injectors, six coils, six spark plugs, fuel filter, fuel pump, MAF sensor, rear muffler insulator (part #181075061450) and transmission pan/BMW Fluid change, that...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-01-2015, 05:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 375
Posted By 06530IDAN
Engine Mounts for 2006 530i

Hey guys,

Happy New Year!

I want to replace the motor mounts (#2 & #4) for my 2006 BMW 530i this weekend. Each motor mount is fastened by two bolts and a hex nut. Are those the only...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-25-2014, 01:29 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 23,799
Posted By 06530IDAN
I installed part #18107506145 on my 2006 BMW 530i...

I installed part #18107506145 on my 2006 BMW 530i last week; it does not eliminate the vibration problem.

Where was the idle at, prior to raising it up?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-14-2014, 01:03 PM
Replies: 3,736
Views: 58,991
Posted By 06530IDAN
I wonder what kind of shampoo they are using for...

I wonder what kind of shampoo they are using for the car. :angel:
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-09-2014, 08:08 AM
Replies: 3,736
Views: 58,991
Posted By 06530IDAN
Are those OEMs? :angel:

Are those OEMs? :angel:
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-28-2014, 11:13 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 497
Posted By 06530IDAN
Most likely the fuel injector!!! I had to...

Most likely the fuel injector!!!

I had to replace new coils, spark plugs and wiring harness to finally found the culprit. In my case, car engine ran 98% efficient. Code only came on for #4...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-02-2014, 03:30 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 576
Posted By 06530IDAN
...came out...

...came out...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-02-2014, 03:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 733
Posted By 06530IDAN
It looks better. Good job! Just curious,...

It looks better. Good job!

Just curious, when you lifted the car up, did you start it from the back or the front? Did you use a compact trolley jack with a short handle or one of those heavy...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-23-2014, 08:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 326
Posted By 06530IDAN
It sounds like one of the fuel injectors is bad. ...

It sounds like one of the fuel injectors is bad. Check to see which code(s) is registered first. AutoZone and a few other auto parts stores read codes for free.

Good luck!
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