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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-15-2014, 10:53 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 235
Posted By legend700
Dealer is your only option. Fob is tied to your...

Dealer is your only option. Fob is tied to your VIN.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-15-2014, 07:55 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 140
Posted By legend700
Whining sound from passanger side of engine

I have had this low pitched whining sound coming from the right side of the engine bay for quite some time now. It happens on and off and usually at speeds up to 40 MPH. At first I assumed it relates...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-13-2014, 04:54 PM
Replies: 867
Views: 120,452
Posted By legend700
Did not realize that the car's BT connects to my...

Did not realize that the car's BT connects to my iPhone from over 30 ft. away.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-30-2014, 06:17 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 419
Posted By legend700
The pump runs super quietly. Listen at the...

The pump runs super quietly. Listen at the passenger side. There also could be some sloshing going on inside the plastic overflow tank.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-27-2014, 08:37 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 255
Posted By legend700
Can you connect to BMW Assist by pushing the SOS...

Can you connect to BMW Assist by pushing the SOS button, and is your subscription current?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-25-2014, 07:41 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 363
Posted By legend700
At 64K miles I suggest having the AT drained and...

At 64K miles I suggest having the AT drained and filled with fresh fluid. This service requires also a new pan with filter and should run less than the $850 quoted. There is a lot of information on...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-23-2014, 06:48 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,416
Posted By legend700
It's "theBMMW". Hers is "theOdyssey". Given a...

It's "theBMMW". Hers is "theOdyssey". Given a choice, she would rather never want to drive "theBMW".
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-05-2014, 06:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 311
Posted By legend700
Check my post #6 here: ...

Check my post #6 here:

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=712269&highlight=
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-02-2014, 07:08 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,965
Posted By legend700
Obviously the scope of service depends on mileage...

Obviously the scope of service depends on mileage and can be different when done at 60, 120, 180K etc. Usually the mechatronics sleeve is replaced as well.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-01-2014, 09:33 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,965
Posted By legend700
I have followed many posts on German BMW forums...

I have followed many posts on German BMW forums where people take their cars to ZF service centers for ATF drain and fills at 100K kilometers (60K miles) intervals according to ZF recommendations.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-28-2014, 06:31 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 437
Posted By legend700
It could be just a bad plug, coil or leaking...

It could be just a bad plug, coil or leaking injector.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-28-2014, 06:15 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 437
Posted By legend700
BMWhat is my diagnostics and coding method of...

BMWhat is my diagnostics and coding method of choice. I use INPA, NCSExpert and ISTA/D only when the phone app is not up to the task. BMWhat is also getting more useful with each iteration.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-28-2014, 06:02 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 534
Posted By legend700
Never did this myself, but attachments might help:

Never did this myself, but attachments might help:
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-27-2014, 01:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 437
Posted By legend700
Autozone can only read generic OBDII codes. ...

Autozone can only read generic OBDII codes.
$175 sounds very high. A good Indy should be able to do it for much less.
You could invest $80 in a OBD WiFi adapter and an app like BMWhat and be able...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-27-2014, 01:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 437
Posted By legend700
Fault codes remain until they get cleared off.

Fault codes remain until they get cleared off.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-27-2014, 12:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 437
Posted By legend700
There is a fault code list you need somebody to...

There is a fault code list you need somebody to read out and analyze.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-24-2014, 04:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 378
Posted By legend700
I am fully aware of this. The OP apparently has...

I am fully aware of this. The OP apparently has no problem with the satellite connection since he tried the SOS button and got connected.
Was just interested to verify a working BT connection as...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-24-2014, 04:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 378
Posted By legend700
My iDrive is CCC and I do not have a google...

My iDrive is CCC and I do not have a google option.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-24-2014, 03:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 378
Posted By legend700
Is your cell phone paired and Bluetooth working...

Is your cell phone paired and Bluetooth working correctly?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-12-2014, 03:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 152
Posted By legend700
It takes an H8 12V/35W bulb. I paid $10 on-line....

It takes an H8 12V/35W bulb. I paid $10 on-line. It is an easy DIY on an E60 LCI.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-12-2014, 03:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 341
Posted By legend700
Right. It is for engines that have an electric...

Right. It is for engines that have an electric water pump, like the N54 etc.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-10-2014, 07:31 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 128
Posted By legend700
INPA connection problems with COBB flash

I also cannot connect the car with DIS and NCSExpert. This seems to coincide with the installation of the Cobb AP flash. Just interested to find out whether others here with the Cobb flash still are...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-07-2014, 01:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 494
Posted By legend700
Some technical info.:

Some technical info.:
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-05-2014, 08:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 359
Posted By legend700
burnie: Good luck with the turbos. Thanks for...

burnie: Good luck with the turbos.
Thanks for checking the MPG numbers at a later date. Looks like your OBC numbers seem to be low as well, unless you are enjoying the COBB quite a bit on extended...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-05-2014, 07:53 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 695
Posted By legend700
Yes. I would double check that the VO was...

Yes.
I would double check that the VO was changed correctly. Does INPA show that a new battery got registered recently?
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