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Forum: E70 X5 M and E71 X6 M (2010 - 2015) 06-18-2016, 08:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,261
Posted By m5james
I never had white smoke, I was instead getting...

I never had white smoke, I was instead getting black peppering all over the rear due to unburnt fuel due to failed injectors. I've since verified I had older index 07 injectors, replaced them with...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-06-2016, 07:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,457
Posted By m5james
Bump as I'm also getting the 002EA9 code...

Bump as I'm also getting the 002EA9 code recently. I've got a random ticking noise after and the fan doesn't come on anymore, both after the engine is shutoff.
...
Forum: E70 X5 M and E71 X6 M (2010 - 2015) 05-24-2016, 05:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 723
Posted By m5james
Spellcheck and/or proofreading is your friend. ...

Spellcheck and/or proofreading is your friend.

You can still
- add an x-pipe
- do a muffler delete with custom tips or add resonators in their place with custom tips
- buy my intake system...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-24-2016, 05:20 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,064
Posted By m5james
Once I come back from Bimmerfest, I'll be...

Once I come back from Bimmerfest, I'll be installing a catch can system that user Travis1807 created for me...search for his and my threads on xbimmers.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-24-2016, 05:15 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 347
Posted By m5james
Buddy of mine owns the app Carista and he was...

Buddy of mine owns the app Carista and he was able to incorporate DVD in motion into the coding.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-13-2016, 07:16 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,818
Posted By m5james
Couple of us have posted on your thread without...

Couple of us have posted on your thread without reply. I myself am trying to get my roof and mirrors wrapped before Bimmerfest.
...
Forum: Site Sponsors & Bimmerfest Group Buys 04-04-2016, 08:02 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 17,421
Posted By m5james
I work at Boeing in Everett and someone had a...

I work at Boeing in Everett and someone had a black E70 X5 (non-M, but no badging so I don't know what engine) and he had his side mirrors, hood, rear hatch and rear spoiler done in black. He also...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-05-2016, 12:53 AM
Replies: 148
Views: 40,888
Posted By m5james
Bump for seeing about different and cheap drives...

Bump for seeing about different and cheap drives for this. I did a generic eBay search for "128GB ATA-6 / PATA SSD" and found some drives for as little as $30, but with all the acronyms, I'm not...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-05-2016, 12:53 AM
Replies: 148
Views: 40,888
Posted By m5james
Bump for seeing about different and cheap drives...

Bump for seeing about different and cheap drives for this. I did a generic eBay search for "128GB ATA-6 / PATA SSD" and found some drives for as little as $30, but with all the acrnoyms, I'm not...
Forum: E70 X5 M and E71 X6 M (2010 - 2015) 02-02-2016, 10:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,694
Posted By m5james
My BMW tech buddy is taking my X5M in for the...

My BMW tech buddy is taking my X5M in for the injector recall, but since we've replaced them at my house on my own dime, he's going to just give me the injectors to sell and then he's going to use...
Forum: E70 X5 M and E71 X6 M (2010 - 2015) 01-29-2016, 09:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,694
Posted By m5james
Full carbon fiber...carbon fiber what? ...

Full carbon fiber...carbon fiber what?

"exhuats system that so load?"...load what?

Dose?

Spell check is your friend.

What's your transmission question have ANYTHING to do with this...
Forum: E70 X5 M and E71 X6 M (2010 - 2015) 01-29-2016, 08:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,694
Posted By m5james
Old plugs have about 15k on them before 3...

Old plugs have about 15k on them before 3 injectors failed. I've replaced my injectors with Index 12 and coded them already, so that's out. I've got new plugs sitting in boxes, I just haven't...
Forum: E70 X5 M and E71 X6 M (2010 - 2015) 01-21-2016, 01:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,694
Posted By m5james
No symptoms of two plugs not firing at ALL? ...

No symptoms of two plugs not firing at ALL? Seems you'd notice that much power loss. I get a reduced power warning at anything from partial throttle to WOT throttle, engine sounds like it's...
Forum: E70 X5 M and E71 X6 M (2010 - 2015) 12-28-2015, 07:50 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 9,709
Posted By m5james
I'd sign it as well.

I'd sign it as well.
Forum: E70 X5 M and E71 X6 M (2010 - 2015) 12-08-2015, 11:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,694
Posted By m5james
Look at the index numbers of your injectors...my...

Look at the index numbers of your injectors...my 2010 had 07's and I'm running 12's now. Mine had tons of little black speckles all over the back before I had them all replaced.

As for reduced...
Forum: E70 X5 M and E71 X6 M (2010 - 2015) 12-05-2015, 02:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,434
Posted By m5james
Do you have pics of the vacuum hose routing? The...

Do you have pics of the vacuum hose routing? The PO of my X5M had removed the factory muffler at one point, reinstalled it prior to sale, but the exhaust valves aren't connected and I'm getting...
Forum: E70 X5 M and E71 X6 M (2010 - 2015) 12-01-2015, 11:40 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 9,709
Posted By m5james
I replaced all 8 from Rockauto.com, they're BMW...

I replaced all 8 from Rockauto.com, they're BMW Index 12 injectors and then I had a buddy who works at BMW of Seattle help me install and code them for $200. Replace them all.
Forum: E70 X5 M and E71 X6 M (2010 - 2015) 12-01-2015, 10:58 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 9,709
Posted By m5james
I called BMW NA about it, asking why they did a...

I called BMW NA about it, asking why they did a recall on the N63 but not S63 when it's the same injectors and was basically told too bad. I'd LOVE to know a recall/SIB # so I can look into getting...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-21-2015, 06:40 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,917
Posted By m5james
Last time I was anywhere near Detroit was when I...

Last time I was anywhere near Detroit was when I was in boot camp, but thanks. I'll contact the vendor to see what that OL Loader is, hopefully it's the cable.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-21-2015, 04:16 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,917
Posted By m5james
Do you know what this OL Loader is? That's not...

Do you know what this OL Loader is? That's not the cable, is it?

http://kickyride.com/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=1_28&products_id=112
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-21-2015, 03:57 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,917
Posted By m5james
Price, link and more details would be more...

Price, link and more details would be more helpful. I'm reading on the forums link I posted above moments ago, but I'm still trying to determine what I need to buy.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-21-2015, 03:35 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,917
Posted By m5james
I just did a search on their site and it says you...

I just did a search on their site and it says you and I should both be using the same module. Cheapest I can find a Flashlogic unit on eBay is $509 shipped, but from reading on other BMW forums, the...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-21-2015, 02:20 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,917
Posted By m5james
Thanks. Yeah, but then the of us would have a...

Thanks. Yeah, but then the of us would have a $33 cord we'll never use again vs $10 shipping it back and forth.

How's the range?
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 11-21-2015, 01:54 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,917
Posted By m5james
Do you have a specific part number on the remote...

Do you have a specific part number on the remote start module you bought, whats the range of the remote and you willing to rent out the cable? I want remote start on my 2010 X5M.
Forum: F15 X5 M and F16 X6 M (2016 - Current) 11-03-2015, 02:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,556
Posted By m5james
An F350, 3500, Wrangler, Hummer, etc that are...

An F350, 3500, Wrangler, Hummer, etc that are truly meant to go off-road...those are stupid lowered.

An X5M is an SAV, not an SUV and whoever owns them will likely NEVER take them off-road. Stock...
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