Welcome to Bimmerfest -- The #1 Online Community for BMW related information! Please enjoy the discussion forums below and share your experiences with the 200,000 current, new and past BMW owners. The forums are broken out by car model and into other special interest sections such as BMW European Delivery and a special forum to voice your questions to the many BMW dealers on the site to assist our members!

Please follow the links below to help get you started!

Go Back   Bimmerfest - BMW Forums > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 131
Search took 0.86 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: mikeson
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 06-20-2016, 09:30 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 291
Posted By mikeson
Thank you for good info.

Thank you for good info.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 05-26-2016, 08:27 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 293
Posted By mikeson
After market mp3 and dvd player

Hi guys,

I am posting this bad experience with EONON after market GPS to share with you guys.


Update :

Eonon helped to upgrade to GA5166F unit which is a newer and android based system.
I...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 05-03-2016, 09:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 339
Posted By mikeson
There are many after markets one better than old...

There are many after markets one better than old OEM nevi.
Why do you want to use old one? After market one is super easy to wire up.
I did it mine as DIY and all I need was take old one out and...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-20-2016, 07:57 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 219
Posted By mikeson
EONON aftermarket audio feedback

Recently, I bought EONON D5166 and it looks really nice.
BUT,, there is lots of errors and all buttons doesn't work.

Anyway, long story to short, problem solved. They sent me a replacement and it...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 03-21-2016, 01:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 458
Posted By mikeson
UPDATE: I got some good advice by E46 forum...

UPDATE:

I got some good advice by E46 forum (since it is a same engine) and replaced CCV.
Now it is ok and runs smooth.

Fyi, lots of smoke as my car(movie clip), it is a CCV.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 03-19-2016, 12:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 458
Posted By mikeson
https://www.youtube.com/embed/EWqBzY-6w2g ...

https://www.youtube.com/embed/EWqBzY-6w2g


And this was video clip I took.
But now it is ok and runs very smooth.

What is going wrong or bad?
Any thought guys?
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 03-19-2016, 12:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 458
Posted By mikeson
SMOKE,..need help

Hi guys,

My car doesn't have a problem before,..actually I just bought it like 2 month ago and like a month ago, in the morning when I start car, smoke came out but was ok.

Today, i drive like...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 03-17-2016, 09:00 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 297
Posted By mikeson
You posted 'Intermitent Wipers E53' problem as...

You posted 'Intermitent Wipers E53' problem as well.
I think your rain sensor has a problem because it control auto light thing also.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 03-04-2016, 03:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 238
Posted By mikeson
If I remember right, there are many lights inside...

If I remember right, there are many lights inside of cluster and you can change it.
I replied some of those lights from E39 5 and it must be same on X5.
Forum: Parting Out 12-27-2013, 04:48 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 361
Posted By mikeson
E39 and E46 part

Hi,

I have OEM air filter and oil filter that I bought for my E39 525i but sold my car and don't need.
Local pick up only and I am located Anaheim, CA

And also I have O2 sensor for E46 which...
Forum: Suspension and Braking 07-23-2013, 09:50 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 418
Posted By mikeson
OEM front break rotors

Hi,

I used it only 6 month but I sold car right after I replace them to performance.

SO I have front rotors OEM.

Local pick up only (SOCAL-orange county)
I will take $40.

email me.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-01-2013, 09:41 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,032
Posted By mikeson
Thank you guys you all. And the reason that...

Thank you guys you all.

And the reason that I bought a set of used rotors was I just wanted to test.

Anyway, thank you guys. :thumbup::thumbup:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-30-2013, 11:12 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,032
Posted By mikeson
Thank you RDL. You were right. I bought a...

Thank you RDL. You were right.

I bought a set of used rear rotor and replaced and it is ok now. No shaking no bumping,..brake very smooth.
Wow, surprised that how rear brake makes front wheel...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-29-2013, 06:20 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,032
Posted By mikeson
Ok, here is my answer. Thank you for...

Ok, here is my answer.



Thank you for your suggestion.
I will try.
And again there is no side shaking. it is more like brake one point stronger than other parts, so it is like bump bump bump...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-27-2013, 02:50 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,032
Posted By mikeson
No, I didn't but there was just little dust. ...

No, I didn't but there was just little dust.
And those little dust never made this problem before. I have DYIs over 10 years E46 and E39.

But does those dust make this shake?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-27-2013, 02:16 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,032
Posted By mikeson
OK, I got my car back. Bad news, they...

OK, I got my car back.

Bad news, they couldn't find. The tech. told me he assume it is ABS module but since there is no error codes, he can't find.
Because other parts are all tight and good.
...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-27-2013, 01:16 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,032
Posted By mikeson
Tires balanced. Checked. Tires inflated....

Tires balanced. Checked.
Tires inflated. Checked.
Rotors/pads Checked.
Thrust arms. Checked.

That is why I gave up. I called them and they said it could be ABS module but I am still waiting.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-27-2013, 09:24 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,032
Posted By mikeson
I gave up and drop the car to here. ...

I gave up and drop the car to here.

http://www.roninautowerks.com

They are good, so will find out what is wrong.
And I will update you guys.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-27-2013, 08:10 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,032
Posted By mikeson
Another brake and shaking question - SOLVED

Hi Guys,

I searched but couldn't get same problem as mine.
I have 2002 525i auto trans.

When I brake, front wheel( I think but I might be wrong ) shaking. It is more like one part of rotor...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-25-2013, 01:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,028
Posted By mikeson
Mine is 2002 525i and have same sound. I thought...

Mine is 2002 525i and have same sound. I thought it was crank's last spin. lol
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-21-2013, 02:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 439
Posted By mikeson
thank you for advices. I will update once I...

thank you for advices.
I will update once I replace and test coils.

By the way, number 1 is close to radiator? right?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-21-2013, 10:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 439
Posted By mikeson
I replaced sparks last year. And O2 sensors,...

I replaced sparks last year.
And O2 sensors, which one you are talking? Pre or post?


And when car runs, it smooth and doesn't misfire. and only I have those symptom right after I turn on the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 06-21-2013, 09:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 439
Posted By mikeson
Coil or vacum leak?

Hi guys,

I have 2002 525i auto trans.
Car runs smooth all time but once in a week, when I start the car, it shake little bit then it ok.

Yesterday, it shake bit stronger than usually and CES...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-30-2013, 03:01 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,325
Posted By mikeson
I am from Anaheim, CA(Orange county) and can...

I am from Anaheim, CA(Orange county) and can program E39 and E46
Let me know if someone needs my help.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 05-30-2013, 01:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 713
Posted By mikeson
Thank you Mfan225, it works now. Wow, it is...

Thank you Mfan225, it works now.
Wow, it is good info and thank you again.
Showing results 1 to 25 of 131

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 07:12 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
© 2001-2015 performanceIX, Inc. All Rights Reserved .: guidelines .:. privacy .:. terms