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Forum: 6 Series DIY 12-12-2011, 08:12 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,922
Posted By tvenu
Changing microfilter in 645ci

How do I change the microfilter?
Is this easily done, want to avoid the dealer and do it myself

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Forum: 6 Series DIY 12-12-2011, 08:10 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 6,997
Posted By tvenu
Thanks I found it n it worked Sent from my...

Thanks I found it n it worked

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Forum: 6 Series DIY 12-10-2011, 06:53 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 6,997
Posted By tvenu
Reset oil change warning indicator

How do I reset the oil changer warning indicator under services, it says my oil change is overdue but I changed my oil recently, the dealership did not reset it is my guess.

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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 09-12-2010, 05:15 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,679
Posted By tvenu
thanks, i removed the liner on the front left...

thanks, i removed the liner on the front left tire from inside the tire well, 6 screws and it revealed the reservoir, i found out that the hose going to the reservoir popped out and hence the leak so...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 09-06-2010, 05:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,679
Posted By tvenu
Washer Fluid reservoir leaking

i think my 645ci has a leak in the washer fluid reservoir as the computer showed that i was low on washer fluid, when i re-filled it, it all came pouring via the bottom infront of the front left...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 01-29-2010, 08:51 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 737
Posted By tvenu
thanks i was worried there for a while as some...

thanks i was worried there for a while as some bmw auto tranny has issues of gear slippage
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 01-27-2010, 07:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 737
Posted By tvenu
gears slip into N automatically

has anyone noticed on the 6, with your driver door open/not fully shut and you hit R to backup with the parking sensors beeping and when you get close to something, the transmission will slip into N...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 12-24-2009, 05:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,048
Posted By tvenu
battery charging malfunction

i am seeing a battery charging malfunction message in my console randomly, mostly if i park the car for a long period, the BMW dealer checked the charging system and said all is ok and they see no...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 12-17-2009, 01:02 PM
Replies: 281
Views: 104,255
Posted By tvenu
i got the 04 49K miles 645ci last week with SMG...

i got the 04 49K miles 645ci last week with SMG and 2 days after delivery, the smg hydraulic pump failed
thank god its only a 350$ part but a 450$ labor. the dealer fixed it for me since i just got...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 12-14-2009, 12:03 PM
Replies: 281
Views: 104,255
Posted By tvenu
i just got this 65 cic with smg and its fun a...

i just got this 65 cic with smg and its fun a car, smg is cool, the last time i drove a manual was when i was a teen and its a great feeling.
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 05-12-2009, 02:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,926
Posted By tvenu
My Dice kills my battery too

my 06 X5 had the OEM battery replaced and 4 months later the replacement one died too, this time i removed the Dice ipod kit as i did not want he BMW dealer to know i installed it and not cover me...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 12-13-2008, 02:54 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 859
Posted By tvenu
2006 X5 battery

my battery is dying on the 06 X5, does anyone know if the free maintenance program covers batteries too? i am under 4 years and 50K.

i do not want to void anything by changing the batteries myself...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-10-2008, 05:47 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,241
Posted By tvenu
i just got a 2006 4.4 X5 and it was a sweet deal...

i just got a 2006 4.4 X5 and it was a sweet deal for one, i loved the maintenance program, took it o the dealer and they changes brake linigs, oil canges, 36K service all for free. love the ride so...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-19-2008, 03:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,719
Posted By tvenu
Angry alright on the X5 these resistors are too big to...

alright on the X5 these resistors are too big to sit in the cavity space of the bulb, so to no avail again. i got me a set and when i popped the bulb out the resistor took all the space. anyone did...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-18-2008, 07:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,719
Posted By tvenu
here they are, i wll try this weekend its 1.99 so...

here they are, i wll try this weekend its 1.99 so what the heck

http://www.radioshack.com/product/index.jsp?productId=2062292&cp=&sr=1&origkw=resistors&kw=resistors&parentPage=search
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-18-2008, 07:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 544
Posted By tvenu
you can replace the plate lights to leds but need...

you can replace the plate lights to leds but need a resistor as the onboard computer will think its burnt out
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-15-2008, 02:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,719
Posted By tvenu
oh wow thanks, now question for those with...

oh wow thanks, now question for those with factory warranty do we take this risk and run into a factory warranty void situation or do it and if it messes up remove it? hmmmm
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-15-2008, 06:58 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 803
Posted By tvenu
Steptronic +/- direction change

i recently got my 06 X5 and noticed that the + is actually shift down and the - is actually shift up, my last 2 BMWs were steptronic also a , 2000 323ci and a 2002 540i, they were actually reverse of...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-12-2008, 06:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 10,953
Posted By tvenu
FX is an infinity, i once had to get rid of the...

FX is an infinity, i once had to get rid of the G35 because the trans had hesitation between gears, i went back to the BMWs a 540i specifically due to this, BMWs are better in handling and trans...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-12-2008, 04:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,719
Posted By tvenu
yeah found out that these new LED bulbs are nice...

yeah found out that these new LED bulbs are nice looking but they are lower voltage so the BMW system thinks they are out, you need some sort of resistor to simulate the normal amps it consue, its...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-12-2008, 01:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,719
Posted By tvenu
how to reset check lic plate lights

i have these reverse and lic plate light check mgs coming on and since i installed new led bulbs it does not go away.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-12-2008, 01:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,066
Posted By tvenu
yes be cery careful with that dealership, i sent...

yes be cery careful with that dealership, i sent a mechanic to inspect a mercedes i nearly bought from them and it failed with flying colors, they are luxury car movers but quality i am not so sure.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-08-2008, 06:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,483
Posted By tvenu
yes i have a paired bluetooth phone and when i do...

yes i have a paired bluetooth phone and when i do not have it in the car its red but before pairing it was never on
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-05-2008, 08:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 805
Posted By tvenu
i just got an 06 4.4 for 37K with 35K miles, org...

i just got an 06 4.4 for 37K with 35K miles, org sticker 62K, 3 packages winter, sport, premium, 19 inch upgrade, privacy glass/shades, BB was 45K.

you can still negotate, use BB numbers and...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-05-2008, 08:07 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,164
Posted By tvenu
Thumbs up nevermind for the help - it was simple just a...

nevermind for the help - it was simple just a plier and towel and tug and pull it comes out just fine
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