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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 07:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 161
Posted By moots
i have 275/35/18 on the rears...

i have 275/35/18 on the rears...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 07:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 161
Posted By moots
2004 shud be an M54.you can replace just the...

2004 shud be an M54.you can replace just the battery.you tube has this.not that easy to cut open though.n not a clean repair once cut open.best to get new key at a high price though....
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 07:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 229
Posted By moots
a vacuum leak will cause this.a tear on an intake...

a vacuum leak will cause this.a tear on an intake rubber/plastic hose will seal at low vacuum..(idle) and open up when the accelerator is depressed at load....
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-11-2016, 03:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 227
Posted By moots
oh no.descriptive noises on the net is very...

oh no.descriptive noises on the net is very difficult to diagnose.a video would help though.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-11-2016, 03:47 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,728
Posted By moots
have you seen the vid by roskinc? the whole...

have you seen the vid by roskinc?
the whole moulding assembly by the shifter plus the ashtray needs to be removed for access to run the wires...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-11-2016, 03:42 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 365
Posted By moots
The amber LED near P illuminates for about 17...

The amber LED near P illuminates for about 17 mins and shud go off after that indicating the car is asleep ie all elects are shut down except power for the internal clock.
The buzzing sound is...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-03-2016, 06:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 368
Posted By moots
the center fan button defaults to ON after the...

the center fan button defaults to ON after the car has sat fr a while.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-03-2016, 06:06 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,030
Posted By moots
black paint on rotors?wtf!a fine film of anti...

black paint on rotors?wtf!a fine film of anti rust oil is what i have always seen on many new rotors....needs a thorough wash prior fitment of crs...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-01-2016, 01:45 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 333
Posted By moots
have the refrigerant checked for sufficient...

have the refrigerant checked for sufficient qty/weight
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-28-2016, 03:48 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,006
Posted By moots
On the M54 replacing the coil is a 10 minute...

On the M54 replacing the coil is a 10 minute job.I personally have had to replace 2 coils thus far.I have 2 spare used coils in the trunk and shall replace one when another one craps out.
To the...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-28-2016, 03:43 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 460
Posted By moots
kewl...i would feel a lot safer with the old rims...

kewl...i would feel a lot safer with the old rims under the tyres supporting th ewhole car.almost zero chances of the the car toppling over and crushing you if we need to remove the exhaust assembly...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-28-2016, 02:52 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 208
Posted By moots
when that msg appeared,the engine idled bad and i...

when that msg appeared,the engine idled bad and i ended up replacing 1 ignition coil....
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-25-2016, 05:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 341
Posted By moots
why?i drive a 2004 525i m54 automatic n its been...

why?i drive a 2004 525i m54 automatic n its been smooth sailing fr d past 2 years...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-25-2016, 05:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 597
Posted By moots
chk yr battery.if its weak all sorts of error...

chk yr battery.if its weak all sorts of error messages will come up...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-16-2016, 09:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 577
Posted By moots
or save the hassle by just getting a tyre shop...

or save the hassle by just getting a tyre shop screw the valves in for most likely foc...dats wat i would do n fr free fr sure.....
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-10-2016, 04:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 423
Posted By moots
aaaaa....after editing...pics came up.yes...

aaaaa....after editing...pics came up.yes definitely vlv cover gasket
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-10-2016, 04:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 423
Posted By moots
cant see pics but from yr description the vlv...

cant see pics but from yr description the vlv cover gasket is high on the suspect list....
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-07-2016, 11:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 278
Posted By moots
geeezzz....and i thought that was the flux...

geeezzz....and i thought that was the flux capacitor....
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-07-2016, 01:31 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 443
Posted By moots
to replace as much of the fluid as financially...

to replace as much of the fluid as financially possible
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-06-2016, 07:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 443
Posted By moots
mine requires chf.i dont hv the history so i...

mine requires chf.i dont hv the history so i drained by using suction syringe and refilled....drove fr 1 week and re-do....
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-04-2016, 03:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 258
Posted By moots
i reuse most of the bolts and screws on the...

i reuse most of the bolts and screws on the car.no issues.just don't re-use load bearing stuff like the cylinder head bolts and such...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-31-2015, 02:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 495
Posted By moots
You can but you don't need to.I have replaced...

You can but you don't need to.I have replaced gaskets a least 3 times on 2 separate engines without the need for sealant and they don't leak.Unlike the days of old where paper gaskets or cork were...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-25-2015, 11:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 281
Posted By moots
if yr vibration absorber is missing or has...

if yr vibration absorber is missing or has perished,why not try it...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-24-2015, 03:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 314
Posted By moots
it is not a standard process to hv the adaptation...

it is not a standard process to hv the adaptation reset or tranny programmed after a tranny service.this can be done at anytime.and no there's no break in required.....
just do the tranny service n...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-23-2015, 02:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 451
Posted By moots
so did you try the fix and if you did,how does it...

so did you try the fix and if you did,how does it fare now?
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