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 218
Search took 1.18 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: 06530IDAN
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-28-2014, 11:13 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 369
Posted By 06530IDAN
Most likely the fuel injector!!! I had to...

Most likely the fuel injector!!!

I had to replace new coils, spark plugs and wiring harness to finally found the culprit. In my case, car engine ran 98% efficient. Code only came on for #4...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-02-2014, 03:30 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 374
Posted By 06530IDAN
...came out...

...came out...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-02-2014, 03:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 423
Posted By 06530IDAN
It looks better. Good job! Just curious,...

It looks better. Good job!

Just curious, when you lifted the car up, did you start it from the back or the front? Did you use a compact trolley jack with a short handle or one of those heavy...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-23-2014, 08:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 232
Posted By 06530IDAN
It sounds like one of the fuel injectors is bad. ...

It sounds like one of the fuel injectors is bad. Check to see which code(s) is registered first. AutoZone and a few other auto parts stores read codes for free.

Good luck!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-12-2014, 06:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 534
Posted By 06530IDAN
My "steering wheel" had that problem...

My "steering wheel" had that problem (off-centered) once. I took it to the BMW Dealer and they re-calibrated it or something like that. They didn't replace anything; and it wasn't an expensive fix....
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-18-2014, 09:39 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 736
Posted By 06530IDAN
Lol, there's no need to get testy. It's...

Lol, there's no need to get testy.

It's just a personal opinion, dude. ;)

Even my six year old girl can tell the difference in comfort when comparing 18's to 20's.

Although the rolling...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-17-2014, 08:42 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 736
Posted By 06530IDAN
Once you changed your wheels to 20's, I don't...

Once you changed your wheels to 20's, I don't think it matter which tires or how much you pay them anymore. Speed, comfort, security and performance are all compromised. :p
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-17-2014, 08:07 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 242
Posted By 06530IDAN
Congrats on the front Mtech bumper! If you...

Congrats on the front Mtech bumper!

If you have mixed feelings about the rear bumper, hold on to what you have right now! Gather lots of pictures of both the M5 and MTech bumpers and take your...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-17-2014, 06:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 242
Posted By 06530IDAN
Here you go, Justin.

Here you go, Justin.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-04-2014, 08:27 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 930
Posted By 06530IDAN
I am thinking about debadging mine. My car has...

I am thinking about debadging mine. My car has the MTech Body kit with trunk finisher and RD Sport trunk spoiler. Do you feel like the back looks kind of empty without it sometimes??? : popcorn:
Forum: Cars - Private Party 05-04-2014, 08:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,021
Posted By 06530IDAN
Nice car and GLWS! Interested in trading your...

Nice car and GLWS! Interested in trading your car with my 2006 530i plus cash? lol
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-30-2014, 11:08 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 401
Posted By 06530IDAN
Pull, push, wiggle and do what ever it takes to...

Pull, push, wiggle and do what ever it takes to pull it up to unlock it. Try it on all six ignition coil lock levers. One of them should come out! Then, you will know what I mean. If the lever...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-30-2014, 10:59 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 277
Posted By 06530IDAN
Post the year, make and model of your car and one...

Post the year, make and model of your car and one of us will provide you the specific torque specs from the "Bentley Service Manual".
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-30-2014, 06:24 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 401
Posted By 06530IDAN
I had the same problem the first few times...

I had the same problem the first few times after I installed the new cable harness. That locking tab can be disconnected and replaced if you pry the left and the right side outward. But first,...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-29-2014, 08:32 PM
Replies: 463
Views: 81,449
Posted By 06530IDAN
Thanks! Yours look good, too.:thumbup:

Thanks!

Yours look good, too.:thumbup:
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-29-2014, 07:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 467
Posted By 06530IDAN
A lot of unnecessary cash burnt, too. lol ...

A lot of unnecessary cash burnt, too. lol

After the fix, other than the SES light not coming on anymore, my car still idles and run pretty much like when the bad injector was still on. I bet if I...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-28-2014, 09:22 PM
Replies: 463
Views: 81,449
Posted By 06530IDAN
After finally got my SES problem fixed, I am...

After finally got my SES problem fixed, I am starting to like my car again. :p
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-28-2014, 09:11 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 829
Posted By 06530IDAN
Thanks again, sir!!!:thumbup:

Thanks again, sir!!!:thumbup:
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-28-2014, 09:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 522
Posted By 06530IDAN
Open the attachment and give it a try? Maybe...

Open the attachment and give it a try? Maybe your IBS is bad.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-28-2014, 09:03 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 829
Posted By 06530IDAN
Happy Ending. :-)

Happy ending. :-) No, I didn't get lucky at my one of my favorite massage places. :p

I took my car to an Indy shop today, paid $296 and got my problem solved. Can you believe it, they replaced...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-28-2014, 08:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 467
Posted By 06530IDAN
That make sense, thanks! In my case, would...

That make sense, thanks!

In my case, would the handle of the torque wrench be pointing toward the windshield? And my car's rear end pointing north? lol

Looks like I won't be needing the...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-28-2014, 06:12 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 467
Posted By 06530IDAN
Hey Sean, Here are a few options: ...

Hey Sean,

Here are a few options:

http://forums.5series.net/private-member-classifieds-37/$10-pdf-bentley-e60-e61-service-manual-2004-2010-a-137971/
...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-27-2014, 11:19 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 829
Posted By 06530IDAN
I installed a new BMW OEM valvetronic motor...

I installed a new BMW OEM valvetronic motor gasket today. It was hard to tell if it was leaking. :dunno: I'll drive it for a few hours and see if any residual oil will evaporate and cure my...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-27-2014, 11:11 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 13,191
Posted By 06530IDAN
Okay, I replaced the valvetronic motor gasket...

Okay, I replaced the valvetronic motor gasket this morning. It was not as hard nor scary like I thought! :)

From hand on experience, you don't have to remove the air cabin filter housing nor...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-26-2014, 09:17 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 829
Posted By 06530IDAN
Bravo, bravo, bravo!!! We have a winner!!! :clap:...

Bravo, bravo, bravo!!! We have a winner!!! :clap:

Unfortunately, I pulled out coil #3 and #4 a few minutes ago and don't see a slight sign of oil in those spark plug wells. :-(

Back to square...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 218

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 04:23 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
© 2001-2011 performanceIX, Inc. All Rights Reserved .: guidelines .:. privacy .:. terms