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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-10-2014, 07:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 681
Posted By cmyachtie
:thumbup: I second this approach, just did it...

:thumbup:
I second this approach, just did it added AUX and this BT mod at the same, piece of cake and cannot beat the price!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-10-2014, 07:28 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 19,210
Posted By cmyachtie
No need for additional programming the...

No need for additional programming the registration takes care of that at the same time as registration is just that, pick from the pick list which battery you register.
The coding for AGM or FLA...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-10-2014, 07:23 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 19,210
Posted By cmyachtie
I keep reading this in several places and am...

I keep reading this in several places and am surprised it keeps popping up BUT MINE IS AN EXIDE AGM BATTERY, AND IT IS WHITE!!!

So let's stop going by colour PLEASE!!!
Colour is a very poor...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-04-2014, 06:25 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 299
Posted By cmyachtie
Here is something from the E60 that should work...

Here is something from the E60 that should work easily for the E39 as well
http://5series.net/forums/e60-parts-accessories-mods-22/better-bluetooth-streaming-139872/page7/#post1552339

If you...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-21-2014, 07:18 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 35,609
Posted By cmyachtie
I clear these errors with my INPA or DIS easily...

I clear these errors with my INPA or DIS easily as well just that they keep coming back when things get really wet. Dealer quoted me $1100. To replace the front sensors behind the bumper and I told...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-02-2014, 07:24 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 603
Posted By cmyachtie
Don't worry about those differences between the...

Don't worry about those differences between the voltage tester and computer readings, different measurings by different tools could be due to tolerance of that calibration of those test ers, plus the...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-29-2014, 06:50 AM
Replies: 456
Views: 25,569
Posted By cmyachtie
69

69
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-23-2014, 06:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 408
Posted By cmyachtie
Reposted this since on ,y iPad was only able to...

Reposted this since on ,y iPad was only able to post one pic at a time ...must love Apple despite its limits...LOL
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-23-2014, 06:19 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 408
Posted By cmyachtie
Highly would recommend getting INPA etc. as I...

Highly would recommend getting INPA etc. as I have just to clear those frequently occurring glitches this car seems to produce, most just nuisance but if you cannot do some of this stuff yourself...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-23-2014, 05:36 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 2,403
Posted By cmyachtie
So very true IMHO! Plus I might add your...

So very true IMHO!
Plus I might add your geographical location is also a factor not to be disregarded, if you're never get any freezing temps 5W30 will be great however if you're in Nova Scotia or...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-19-2014, 11:36 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 908
Posted By cmyachtie
You have good quality pads there with both Febi...

You have good quality pads there with both Febi and Textar IMHO and I found in my experience the better ones also are the "squeakiest" of the bunch as a rule.
Let me know how you made out after...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-17-2014, 07:43 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 908
Posted By cmyachtie
These new brake pads need to "bedded" and they...

These new brake pads need to "bedded" and they will no longer squeal.

It's been awhile since I did this but IIRC go for a drive preferably when/ where there is no traffic on the road and get up to...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-14-2014, 06:46 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 699
Posted By cmyachtie
Oh well, by the time another 80Kkms has passed...

Oh well, by the time another 80Kkms has passed I'll think about it for the coolant....If it still looks as good as it did now I might just pass on it.

:)
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-13-2014, 01:32 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 699
Posted By cmyachtie
Got a good suggestion FROM KyleB for getting that...

Got a good suggestion FROM KyleB for getting that broken plug out , heat up a slot screw driver that fits inside the alum draincock and melt a nice slot in the red plastic then once cooled try to...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-12-2014, 02:50 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 699
Posted By cmyachtie
Coolant flush regrets......545i

For those that have been looking for that drain on the bottom right side of the radiator and could not find it I discovered why, the newer versions of the rad does no longer have that stupid over...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-04-2014, 05:14 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 35,609
Posted By cmyachtie
Just would like to add my info regarding the...

Just would like to add my info regarding the passenger restraint error as it relates apparently to water ingress somewhere IMHO.

I started getting this error first when I parked the car in heavy...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-01-2014, 03:58 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,165
Posted By cmyachtie
I would not at all be surprised these E60 cars...

I would not at all be surprised these E60 cars have just too much freaky glitches IMHO and from my experience there are too many unexplainable things happening to me since I have had this car due to...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-28-2014, 01:44 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 658
Posted By cmyachtie
Assuming you still have the original factory...

Assuming you still have the original factory installed battery(2010), it is going marginally south on you just enough to let you know at the coldest temps which makes sense, these E60's...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-25-2014, 03:44 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,255
Posted By cmyachtie
UPDATE: Cleared the fault codes twice now thru...

UPDATE:
Cleared the fault codes twice now thru my DIS 5.7 after having car parked overnight in the rain and that is when I seem to get the errors popping up, never had it happen before while driving...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-14-2014, 08:47 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,576
Posted By cmyachtie
Here is a pic of what my idrive screen looks like...

Here is a pic of what my idrive screen looks like when adjusting the vent/temp settings, so there are a few differences we are dealing with, but with all the various negative responses wrt cold feet...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-12-2014, 02:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,255
Posted By cmyachtie
I have been getting this fault showing up lately...

I have been getting this fault showing up lately and it occurred when parked car in the rain overnight (normally she in garage)twice sofar I cleared error myself and all was well again, drove for two...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-12-2014, 02:11 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,576
Posted By cmyachtie
No fault codes related to this at all, I do my...

No fault codes related to this at all, I do my own thru both INPA and DIS5.7 and had complete software update done by local dealer less than 6 months ago.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-12-2014, 07:32 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,576
Posted By cmyachtie
I agree with you that is how I would expect it to...

I agree with you that is how I would expect it to be but never has been since I owned the car.......in Auto mode it is impossible for me to get hot air out of the footwell heater or increase the...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-11-2014, 12:44 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,576
Posted By cmyachtie
Hey I think you and I should trade...

Hey I think you and I should trade cars,.........LOL I have had the same challenge but just the opposite, can't get any hot air on me feet no matter what settings I try and I am sick of freezing feet...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-07-2013, 04:06 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 30,163
Posted By cmyachtie
amen!!!!!

amen!!!!!
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