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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 10-21-2015, 11:02 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 880
Posted By afscotch
The answer I heard when I asked them is they do...

The answer I heard when I asked them is they do what the computer tells them.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 10-20-2015, 05:19 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 880
Posted By afscotch
Started researching the SI B they referenced. It...

Started researching the SI B they referenced. It was originally issued in Oct 09 and then was superseded in December 09. Looks like they sound have replaced the coil and plug, too?? :dunno:

...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 10-20-2015, 03:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 880
Posted By afscotch
Thanks for the info! The writeup says found...

Thanks for the info!

The writeup says found low pressure fuel sensor shorted and found bank 2 injectors are at index 7. Replaced 3 injectors per SIB 13 04 09. Never references the check engine...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 10-20-2015, 02:56 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 880
Posted By afscotch
So far so good! Well see if that holds with some...

So far so good! Well see if that holds with some cold mornings coming.

Normal to only do a subset (3) of the injectors?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 10-20-2015, 02:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 880
Posted By afscotch
Turns they did more than the girl on the phone...

Turns they did more than the girl on the phone told me.
- 3 injectors 13 53 8 616 079
- 3 cables 13 53 7 564 751
- 1 pressure sensor 13 53 7 614 317
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 10-20-2015, 01:26 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 880
Posted By afscotch
They called, the LFPS is done and I'm going to...

They called, the LFPS is done and I'm going to go pick it up. If this isn't the ultimate fix I hope it fails again before 1 Nov when I no longer have my CPO.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 10-20-2015, 11:01 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 880
Posted By afscotch
They called and said they think it's the low...

They called and said they think it's the low pressure fuel sensor.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 10-20-2015, 05:50 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 880
Posted By afscotch
Found a voluntarily recall for the injectors, but...

Found a voluntarily recall for the injectors, but it's only for engines built until Oct '08 and my vehicle has a build date of Jul '09. Is this the bulletin you were thinking of?
...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 10-19-2015, 07:09 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 880
Posted By afscotch
the most recent maintenance was spark...

the most recent maintenance was spark plugs....around ~3,000 miles ago.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 10-19-2015, 06:55 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 880
Posted By afscotch
Fuel Smell / Rough Idle / Vibration / Heavy Smoke

Hello,
Tried to go to work this AM and found the following problems:

2010 535i with ~67,000 miles.

1) Car smelled of gas
2) Started the car and it idled rough, going between ~500 and 1200...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-14-2015, 03:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 718
Posted By afscotch
Called Bavarian and they are sending a...

Called Bavarian and they are sending a replacement plug, free of charge. Maybe I'm easy, but I have to admit, that impressed me. Thank you.:thumbup:
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-11-2015, 08:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 718
Posted By afscotch
Thanks for the detailed help. I was able to...

Thanks for the detailed help. I was able to remove them after all.

Of course after I replaced all 6 plugs I started 'er up and got a misfire. I reseated all the caps/coils and it was still...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-10-2015, 07:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 718
Posted By afscotch
I was able to pull the center piece out with a...

I was able to pull the center piece out with a pliers.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-10-2015, 06:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 718
Posted By afscotch
2010 535i Spark Plug Change

Hello,
I'm trying to change my spark plugs, but can't a way to get the cable tray out of the way. Searching the forum I've found some good info to do a N54 spark plug change, but nothing addresses...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-31-2015, 08:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 393
Posted By afscotch
No love? I'm moving to Denver soon and was...

No love? I'm moving to Denver soon and was hoping to find a good indy recommendation, too.

The site has dealer section people can post reviews on...I was hoping they'd have the same thing for...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-23-2014, 05:08 PM
Replies: 881
Views: 166,172
Posted By afscotch
So much for my one-of-kind feature! Haha :( ...

So much for my one-of-kind feature! Haha :(

Sent from my DROID RAZR HD using BimmerApp mobile app
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-23-2014, 03:45 PM
Replies: 881
Views: 166,172
Posted By afscotch
I learned many things: 1) I can spend most...

I learned many things:

1) I can spend most of a Sunday reading a single post (read all 32 pages today)

2) I now know several neat 'tricks' for my car, thanks!


My contribution:

I have...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-12-2013, 10:19 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,073
Posted By afscotch
Recommend you open your search up to 2010, too. ...

Recommend you open your search up to 2010, too. I was like you at first, looking at 09 and maybe 08's b/c I figured they'd be less $$ but 2010 was the last year of the model year and they had a lot...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 09-20-2012, 09:58 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 15,808
Posted By afscotch
Congrats on your first! Sent from my ADR6350...

Congrats on your first!

Sent from my ADR6350 using Bimmer App
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 09-20-2012, 09:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,515
Posted By afscotch
Glad you ended up getting one that suites you and...

Glad you ended up getting one that suites you and good thing you did your homework! :thumbup:

I don't trust any dealerships. My local Jeep one either put a few extra quarts of oil in mine, or...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 01-07-2012, 09:19 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 86,317
Posted By afscotch
I'm interested in this, but am obviously...

I'm interested in this, but am obviously concerned about the warranty impacts...people are saying to put the Nav DVD back in to revert to the original s/w...are you talking about putting the DVD with...
Forum: General BMW Questions 10-21-2011, 05:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,859
Posted By afscotch
Thanks for the thoughtful and meaning full reply....

Thanks for the thoughtful and meaning full reply.

While searching through the boards I have not been able to find an answer to the following question (hopefully it is OK to ask here): does the...
Forum: General BMW Questions 10-19-2011, 09:49 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,859
Posted By afscotch
What is this search thing you speak of?? ...

What is this search thing you speak of??

Is where I came across a thread where you were asking the same kinds of things for your 335 back in April? Or is that where most of the threads that...
Forum: General BMW Questions 10-18-2011, 09:40 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,216
Posted By afscotch
Agreed, but I can't move it! :dunno:

Agreed, but I can't move it! :dunno:
Forum: General BMW Questions 10-18-2011, 08:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,248
Posted By afscotch
PM sent :thumbup:

PM sent :thumbup:
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