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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-21-2015, 06:53 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,871
Posted By cmyachtie
+1 on that, however do you know if any work was...

+1 on that, however do you know if any work was ever done on cooling system with PO.?
Assuming same procedure as E39 N52 engine for bleeding the system that could be your problem as an airlock in...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-06-2015, 06:12 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 561
Posted By cmyachtie
Before getting new rotors I would suggest to...

Before getting new rotors I would suggest to re-bed again making sure it's done correctly......
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 02-03-2015, 04:57 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 170
Posted By cmyachtie
So now 100 peeps have read this and no one can...

So now 100 peeps have read this and no one can explain this???...WTF
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-02-2015, 06:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 351
Posted By cmyachtie
I replaced my shocks last year as my springs were...

I replaced my shocks last year as my springs were broken and I can only assume you did not torq your mounting nuts enough, from your diagram on pic #3, it is pretty straightforward on how to put it...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 01-31-2015, 08:08 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 170
Posted By cmyachtie
Inpa error counter question

OK, thought I knew this but now realized I don't, can someone explain what the logistics counter (Logistikzähler) really means in the error reports?
I was under the impression it was the...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-31-2015, 07:12 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 416
Posted By cmyachtie
Try resetting your trans. Adaptations.

Try resetting your trans. Adaptations.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-26-2015, 06:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 243
Posted By cmyachtie
Assuming these were your only faultcodes, just...

Assuming these were your only faultcodes, just replace the first occurrence, the first one likely caused a chain reaction and once codes are cleared all may OK.
WORTH A TRY.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-22-2015, 01:25 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 695
Posted By cmyachtie
Gladly join in the nitpick here;;LOL ...

Gladly join in the nitpick here;;LOL

Following is a quote from the BMW power mngt doc attached, page 23
• Diagnosis
Optimum Charging
The battery voltage can vary between 14 V and 15.5 V. The...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-22-2015, 04:36 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 695
Posted By cmyachtie
Have you measured voltage at battery terminals...

Have you measured voltage at battery terminals while car is running?
Should be 13.6 for FLA and 14.5Volt+/- for AGM battery, if so alternator is good.
If not beat up the guy who installed...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-21-2015, 04:43 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 223
Posted By cmyachtie
Just a WAG, but is it not likely some coolant got...

Just a WAG, but is it not likely some coolant got into the oil by doing your cooling pipe?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-19-2015, 06:30 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,435
Posted By cmyachtie
As long as you have the 3.5mm AUX input it works....

As long as you have the 3.5mm AUX input it works. This BT receiver drives the BT received music from phone or whatever thru your car radio.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-19-2015, 06:16 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 548
Posted By cmyachtie
Plug in your INPA, or have someone read the...

Plug in your INPA, or have someone read the faults for you with diagnostic tool.
Last resort trip to $tealer....
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-19-2015, 06:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 281
Posted By cmyachtie
What is your exact built date? Prior to...

What is your exact built date?
Prior to 03/2004,you need to have your TCU replaced with a newer one, check the PARTNUMBER on it in your trunk left side and Google it plenty of threads on this.
If...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-18-2015, 07:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 548
Posted By cmyachtie
Likely will, however could just be a glitz as...

Likely will, however could just be a glitz as well, not to worry till it comes back.
I recall some time ago when I Was attempting to get my phone/TCU to function properly and during various coding...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-14-2015, 07:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 395
Posted By cmyachtie
:)Plus you need to lower the suspension or you'l...

:)Plus you need to lower the suspension or you'l look like you're going to the moon.(Much lighter at the front now)....that is if you,re getting it to run.:)
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-10-2015, 09:24 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,871
Posted By cmyachtie
DITTO for me unfortunately....... Will however...

DITTO for me unfortunately.......
Will however try the "white lines" , was not aware of that little nuance.....
I do manage to get hot air out on the feet, when I turn up the fan and temp knop...
Forum: Tools and Miscellaneous 01-09-2015, 05:14 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 292
Posted By cmyachtie
For Sale; PEAKE R5/FCX II for $100.OBO

Decided to sell my scan tool, since I don't think I'll get back in a E39, this is the R5/FCX II for BMW from 1987-2000
R5/FCX-II (plugs in under hood) ...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-08-2015, 05:27 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 808
Posted By cmyachtie
Have checked this out, much cheaper..? Great...

Have checked this out, much cheaper..?
Great sound for only $20 (http://http://5series.net/forums/e60-parts-accessories-mods-22/better-bluetooth-streaming-139872/)
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-08-2015, 05:22 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 747
Posted By cmyachtie
OP Obviously Is not familiar with surface mount...

OP Obviously Is not familiar with surface mount technology ......
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-03-2015, 05:47 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 479
Posted By cmyachtie
From what I read about this it appears the wires...

From what I read about this it appears the wires are OK till you work on the lights, is it safe to not touch them?Or better to go in and check?
Thanks
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-30-2014, 05:49 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 755
Posted By cmyachtie
Let car go to sleep and all should be good again,...

Let car go to sleep and all should be good again, I get those random active steering faults and they always have corrected themselves. Every once in awhile I connect car to my laptop and clear the...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-30-2014, 01:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 530
Posted By cmyachtie
http://5series.net/forums/diy-do-yourself-14/2004-...

http://5series.net/forums/diy-do-yourself-14/2004-545i-coolant-flush-woes-139491/

I feel you pain.....see the above, I now have a new rad in the car w/o that stupid plug and the OEM REpaired for...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-30-2014, 01:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 430
Posted By cmyachtie
Either go on long trips more often or get the AGM...

Either go on long trips more often or get the AGM battery or better yet I'd suggest to do both.
These cars are meant to be driven, not parked as they need their juice for the electronics and as soon...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-29-2014, 03:31 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,198
Posted By cmyachtie
Been there, done that over a year ago, even...

Been there, done that over a year ago, even wasted my money and Purchased a new microphone (still have it), and read all I could find about E60's bluetooth, all to no avail as the earlier TCU's Do...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-28-2014, 08:09 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,198
Posted By cmyachtie
What is the built date of your car? Or better...

What is the built date of your car? Or better post the built date and TCU PARTNUMBER.
The early built units are unable to do BT.
Here is a pic of my TCU plate and I have managed to get everything...
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