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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 08:02 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,232
Posted By racooper3
right now my footwell vents are blowing warm air...

right now my footwell vents are blowing warm air even when it is 85* outside. It never did this until about 1.5 months ago I sat in car in a parking lot with car and A/C running. My A/C system just...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-04-2014, 06:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 398
Posted By racooper3
Makes sense to me.

Makes sense to me.
Forum: Interior 04-04-2014, 06:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 793
Posted By racooper3
Interested. Do you still have good set available?...

Interested. Do you still have good set available? Sent you PM.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-03-2014, 06:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 900
Posted By racooper3
SoCaLE39 do you still have these headliner sets?

SoCaLE39 do you still have these headliner sets?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-24-2014, 04:56 PM
Replies: 773
Views: 31,163
Posted By racooper3
Schpenxel does 15* to 17* F cooler make that much...

Schpenxel does 15* to 17* F cooler make that much difference?

Has anyone retrofitted 545 to include oil cooler? Curious what kind of impact that would have on internal engine heat.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-21-2014, 06:43 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 3,093
Posted By racooper3
Good luck to you both.

Good luck to you both.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-21-2014, 06:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 261
Posted By racooper3
When I did mine, I used some seal grease all the...

When I did mine, I used some seal grease all the way around the seal. Really simple job. No leaks for one year now.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-21-2014, 06:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 900
Posted By racooper3
I would love to jump on this but funds are tight...

I would love to jump on this but funds are tight right now. What would shipping costs be to get to FL.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-21-2014, 06:27 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 3,093
Posted By racooper3
Have you had in to dealer for any software...

Have you had in to dealer for any software updates to transmission?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-21-2014, 06:05 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 914
Posted By racooper3
Just keep an eye on the oil level. You may want...

Just keep an eye on the oil level. You may want to put something on driveway or garage floor if dripping on ground. I took mine to an Indy who cleaned up entire engine for me so we could stay on top...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-21-2014, 05:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 344
Posted By racooper3
Although the supercharger project would be nice...

Although the supercharger project would be nice addition. ESS has turnkey solution and they do programming of DME too.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-21-2014, 05:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 261
Posted By racooper3
Could you not just replace the $3 o-ring seal....

Could you not just replace the $3 o-ring seal. Why do you have to replace the whole pump?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-21-2014, 05:42 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 3,093
Posted By racooper3
Call Ralph at RMT Automotive in Temple Terrace....

Call Ralph at RMT Automotive in Temple Terrace. Only works 9 to 5. He may be able to help you. BMW Master mechanic
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-21-2014, 03:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 377
Posted By racooper3
lol

lol
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-21-2014, 02:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 363
Posted By racooper3
Seikert plate glass is some of the toughest glass...

Seikert plate glass is some of the toughest glass made. You definitely want the BMW/Seikert glass on your back window. It had to have been an odd shaped rock to have cracked the entire window. ...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-20-2014, 05:27 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,095
Posted By racooper3
Don't forget to have Tranny adaptations reset too...

Don't forget to have Tranny adaptations reset too if you change filter/pan and fluid. New fluid should reset adaptations in tool like INPA. I did just this and it cleaned up a lot of the harsh...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-20-2014, 05:09 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 914
Posted By racooper3
Valve Cover Gasket is common. The Power Steering...

Valve Cover Gasket is common. The Power Steering looks a bit moist. Check the hoses on bottom and make sure that O-ring on cap isn't dirty. That will cause fluid to seep/spray out of cap. You need...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-19-2014, 03:59 PM
Replies: 773
Views: 31,163
Posted By racooper3
+10 on bimmerfan52

+10 on bimmerfan52
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-18-2014, 07:23 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 773
Posted By racooper3
Amazon will show you comparable replacement parts...

Amazon will show you comparable replacement parts for a BMW part number. Don't fall into that trap. In this case is the more expensive manufacturer displayed really necessary. If BMW uses Bosch for...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 02-18-2014, 04:48 PM
Replies: 243
Views: 26,385
Posted By racooper3
Thanks Shawn.

Thanks Shawn.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-18-2014, 04:45 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,060
Posted By racooper3
Ditto here. I don't see what is that big of a...

Ditto here. I don't see what is that big of a deal running 75 or 80 in 5th gear on highway. Slide it back over to drive and let 6th gear save you some money and lower wear on the tranny and engine....
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-17-2014, 07:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 900
Posted By racooper3
Pics please. I have been thinking about black...

Pics please. I have been thinking about black alcantara for my 545. I was thinking about taking all the stuff out and finding an auto upholstery place to just redo mine. It may cost more than $700...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-16-2014, 06:12 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 773
Posted By racooper3
BTW, does anyone know if the NGK or Bosch are...

BTW, does anyone know if the NGK or Bosch are better than the other. I know NGK can be almost 2x times more money than the Bosch. Just wondering why they tend to be more expensive.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 02-16-2014, 06:10 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 773
Posted By racooper3
My e60 545 airbox actually has a traditional...

My e60 545 airbox actually has a traditional "filter" and "charcoal intake silencer." There have been discussions about the charcoal silencer being needed. I have a K&N filter and I removed the...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 02-16-2014, 02:14 PM
Replies: 243
Views: 26,385
Posted By racooper3
This cable will work with 2005 MY e60 right? Can...

This cable will work with 2005 MY e60 right? Can you please send me the link for coding software. Also need latest INPA supported for my car if you have it. I mainly need for diag and limited coding.
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