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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-18-2015, 06:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 286
Posted By racooper3
You forgot to mention the guibo too. on my e39 I...

You forgot to mention the guibo too. on my e39 I had clicking noise and it turned out to be the guibo.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-18-2015, 05:58 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 447
Posted By racooper3
My car has the Nitto Motivo 245/45 R17. It comes...

My car has the Nitto Motivo 245/45 R17. It comes in 95W load and 99W load. I opted for the 99W load because it is made with stiffer sidewalls. I called Nitto in California and they told me that...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-18-2015, 07:27 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 524
Posted By racooper3
I have used the 3M kit with great success on...

I have used the 3M kit with great success on Volvo and Minivan. Just take your time at each step of the process. A rush job will show poor results.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-18-2015, 07:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 286
Posted By racooper3
Thrust arm bushing in the front of the arm. Also...

Thrust arm bushing in the front of the arm. Also do you feel as if the wheels are wandering when at speed on the highway?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-18-2015, 07:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 231
Posted By racooper3
Pressing the pedal in your BMW is a bad thing?

Pressing the pedal in your BMW is a bad thing?
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 07-15-2015, 05:18 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 145
Posted By racooper3
DIS GT1 comm with USB cable

Anyone out there know how or can point me to instructions for how to get my USB K + DCAN cable working with my DIS/GT1 software. The software looks good. I just don't know how to add my cable or...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-12-2015, 06:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 358
Posted By racooper3
not anything you would really notice other than...

not anything you would really notice other than steering is more precise. The steering is not any heavier. Same effort to turn. This doesn't affect the castor in the front end. You will notice...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 07-11-2015, 06:16 PM
Replies: 2,263
Views: 161,716
Posted By racooper3
Looking for the 2015 Professional Navigation for...

Looking for the 2015 Professional Navigation for East and West Coast. I have CCC system for e60 545. Is there a link or place to buy these cheaper than stealer?
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 07-11-2015, 06:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 230
Posted By racooper3
Shawn, I was going to use DIS for my 2005 e60...

Shawn, I was going to use DIS for my 2005 e60 545. Then I saw this thread. Is this better for diagnostics and testing? Do I need a MOST controller or will OBDII USB cable work?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-11-2015, 05:26 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 876
Posted By racooper3
If the control arms are not bent, then there is...

If the control arms are not bent, then there is no need to replace them. Just replace the bushings. If the alignment is not possible with the control arm, then you are going to have to replace the...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-11-2015, 05:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 358
Posted By racooper3
Might want to check out ECS website for the...

Might want to check out ECS website for the purple Polyurethane bushings. They are a tad bit stiffer, but they last forever. They also have less slop in your suspension and steering. I had a set...
Forum: Site Sponsors & Bimmerfest Group Buys 07-09-2015, 07:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,958
Posted By racooper3
When TMS didn't sign up as major Sponsor for the...

When TMS didn't sign up as major Sponsor for the Bimmerfest East Coast, I knew something had to be up. Will probably just wants to race his cars. I guess we'll hear something from him soon??
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-07-2015, 06:31 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 954
Posted By racooper3
PS.. I spent about an hour poking around in all...

PS.. I spent about an hour poking around in all the modules in INPA and cleared out a bunch of old and recent codes. I printed all of them for point of reference. You would be surprised by how many...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-07-2015, 06:14 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 954
Posted By racooper3
Start INPA Choose your car (E60) Choose IHKA...

Start INPA
Choose your car (E60)
Choose IHKA from the Body section
Hit the F4 key to review memory codes
F1 to read Error Memory > F9 to print it to default printer
F2 to erase Error Memory
F3...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-06-2015, 07:18 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 954
Posted By racooper3
I finally loaded a recent copy of INPA in...

I finally loaded a recent copy of INPA in ENGLISH. I was able to resolve my heat in the windshield and footwell by clearing out the error codes in the IHKA module. Apparently the unit will not...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-06-2015, 07:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 382
Posted By racooper3
I finally loaded a recent copy of INPA in...

I finally loaded a recent copy of INPA in ENGLISH. I was able to resolve my heat in the windshield and footwell by clearing out the error codes in the IHKA module. Apparently the unit will not...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-05-2015, 10:47 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 382
Posted By racooper3
I replaced the Temp sensor fan and cleared the...

I replaced the Temp sensor fan and cleared the error from memory. After 10 years it was pretty dirty in there. I blew out some of the dust. I will keep an eye on it and update this post if it...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-04-2015, 06:48 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,351
Posted By racooper3
And I thought that CTSC also sold rebuilt unit...

And I thought that CTSC also sold rebuilt unit for around $1300. It has to be coded with your VIN though, but they will do that before shipping it. I would check with them too.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-04-2015, 06:36 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 955
Posted By racooper3
If anyone got the link from impac4000 please PM...

If anyone got the link from impac4000 please PM me with the link. I don't think he wants to get these anymore. Thanks.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-04-2015, 06:34 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 955
Posted By racooper3
Can you please PM me with the link for the...

Can you please PM me with the link for the English verison. I have a 2005 545. I heard you cannot run the later versions. I'll take whatever version it is as long as it is in English.
Thanks.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-29-2015, 09:58 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,089
Posted By racooper3
No... There is a dual water valve at the driver...

No... There is a dual water valve at the driver side front tower strut. That valve opens and closes to let (divert) water into the heater core in the cabin HVAC system. This is how you get heat...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-28-2015, 10:01 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,089
Posted By racooper3
I am having this same issue with warm/hot air out...

I am having this same issue with warm/hot air out of windshield and footwell vents, but nice cold a/c out of the dash (middle) vents. It is almost like a stuck valve from the engine cooling system...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-14-2015, 05:36 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 824
Posted By racooper3
How the HELL do you get this bulb out??

How old is your car. They may have changed the wiring insulation in later cars. The older cars the wiring insulation flakes off and copper wire is exposed. If the right wires touch it will short...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-10-2015, 12:24 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,239
Posted By racooper3
To get the class action we need a few people to...

To get the class action we need a few people to get it in writing that the Dealer says entire headlamp needs replacing. Get it in writing and then we could file a case. Make sure they describe in...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-10-2015, 12:21 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,239
Posted By racooper3
Kurt_ this has to do with the high heat buildup...

Kurt_ this has to do with the high heat buildup over time. They are using an inferior insulating material on their wires. My car is 10 years old. Wires should last longer than that or be...
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