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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-14-2014, 08:55 AM
Replies: 181
Views: 11,137
Posted By grimma
Thumbs down i did vanos seals and no help! but one thing did...

i did vanos seals and no help! but one thing did helped my car was a small disa O-ring I bought! no any whatsoever problems! to bad after that had to sell it!
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-08-2014, 02:13 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 249
Posted By grimma
when I did my e60 rear ball joint i had thid...

when I did my e60 rear ball joint i had thid clamp also, but this is installed once the joint is inside already installed!


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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-07-2014, 12:09 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,051
Posted By grimma
Yes yes Hondas are more relaible and stuff, but...

Yes yes Hondas are more relaible and stuff, but comparing it to a bmw feeling is like driving a vacuum cleaner.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-07-2014, 11:58 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 249
Posted By grimma
I dont know about any warranty fix but maybe I...

I dont know about any warranty fix but maybe I am not enough inside the problem. Car is very new to me.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-07-2014, 11:55 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 249
Posted By grimma
I did my tool from some pipes I found on my job...

I did my tool from some pipes I found on my job site. We have a garage for service the company cars. One day during the pause I have fabricated tool togethar with the guy who works in garage. I can...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-06-2014, 09:52 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,051
Posted By grimma
I have a pal that drives Honda cars. He always...

I have a pal that drives Honda cars. He always speaks of how reliable they are. And me being stupid owning a bmws. But felling of driving a bmw is like addiction. Honda is just a transport bucket...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-06-2014, 09:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 249
Posted By grimma
Rear ball joint tool question?

Hello everyone,

I have owned BMW E60 and I DIY-ed rear ball joints. I have fabricated tool my-self. It worked good! Since I sold my E60 , I have bought a BMW E46 323i coupe and I would like to...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-29-2014, 12:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 298
Posted By grimma
3 day ago I payed 1999 323i coupe 2000 chf! and...

3 day ago I payed 1999 323i coupe 2000 chf! and he needs new tyers and ball joints and lots of stuff! So if is high mileage I would pay attention!


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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-23-2014, 04:23 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 364
Posted By grimma
I would say look for a vacuum leak, check around...

I would say look for a vacuum leak, check around your disa valve. but again I am not a pro mech, just an amateur!


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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-29-2014, 06:24 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 589
Posted By grimma
Well I have replaced CCV and 4 houses , what you...

Well I have replaced CCV and 4 houses , what you say is off topic, we want to fix idle vibrations not oil consuption. My car does not consume oil, beside one small oil leak from vanos area. This...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-18-2014, 07:43 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 589
Posted By grimma
I ordered my seals from ebay. i read somewhere...

I ordered my seals from ebay. i read somewhere though, that vanos seals could affect idle! btw mine just hit 178000 km!


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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-17-2014, 04:05 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 589
Posted By grimma
i have ordered teflon vanos seals i think our...

i have ordered teflon vanos seals i think our vibration is due to detoriated seals! but there is no error faults because ms45.1 dme mask it good! also my low end torque is bad when less than 3k rpm....
Forum: 5 Series DIY 06-07-2014, 03:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 8,149
Posted By grimma
One question , do you need to drain engine oil...

One question , do you need to drain engine oil prior of this task?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-06-2014, 04:47 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 300
Posted By grimma
I think you should replace oil , solenoids and...

I think you should replace oil , solenoids and transmission pan , check the thread from guy schpenxel.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-05-2014, 05:36 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 190
Posted By grimma
Liqui moly oil treatment in my M54 engine

Hello everyone,

I just wanted to share my experince with you people concerning my oil chages. I used to do oil changes every 12500 km with mobil1 5w40 oil. Bmw LL- 01 approved. My oil was allways...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-28-2014, 11:02 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 852
Posted By grimma
Maybe missing dowels between engine and tranny ...

Maybe missing dowels between engine and tranny


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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-28-2014, 04:13 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 390
Posted By grimma
rear ball joint Sent from BimmerApp...

rear ball joint


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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-19-2014, 11:09 AM
Replies: 834
Views: 187,725
Posted By grimma
I have ordered from China- Hong Kong to...

I have ordered from China- Hong Kong to switzerland 400 US dollars with shipment, arrived for 5 days. solenoid were new. Packed in ZF original package unopened. Some raymond guy , google it...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-07-2014, 01:37 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 461
Posted By grimma
Hello everyone, Last weekend I had my car...

Hello everyone,

Last weekend I had my car very difficult to start. I used my other car as a donor vehicule and she started instantly! I parked my other car and left X3 on idle. After that I have...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-04-2014, 10:56 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 461
Posted By grimma
Yes she drives it on short distances mostly. My...

Yes she drives it on short distances mostly. My E60 is also M54. I will try to charge that battery. Thank you for reply.


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Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-04-2014, 09:20 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 461
Posted By grimma
X3 E83 late 2005 electrical problems

Hello,


My wife's X3 (european spec) has difficult start but it starts. I Have checked battery "eye" and it was black ( needs to be charged ). I found out that cigarette lighter is not...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 04-02-2014, 04:28 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,123
Posted By grimma
@32_dj what is your car mileage? ...

@32_dj

what is your car mileage?


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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-30-2014, 12:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 468
Posted By grimma
When I had this noise on my E60 while driving...

When I had this noise on my E60 while driving slowly and over bumps it was my rear ball joints and rear left coil was broken. Hope it helps anyone.


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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-20-2014, 08:17 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 920
Posted By grimma
thank you for information, I will start with...

thank you for information, I will start with this. I hope this is a short update because I dont have a battery charger! Have you sold your car with overhauled engine, with this giant topic on this...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-20-2014, 12:40 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 920
Posted By grimma
Can you please do some diy on tranny software...

Can you please do some diy on tranny software update because I would love to update mine!


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