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Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-02-2013, 06:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 890
Posted By blomshar
phone is in the console lid. We made an...

phone is in the console lid. We made an appointment in Boise, Id at Peterson bmw for today, luckily I found the culprit, cancelled it, they said it was the instrument cluster or the general module,...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-02-2013, 06:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 677
Posted By blomshar
My wife has the 4.4, and she really enjoys it,...

My wife has the 4.4, and she really enjoys it, nice to have the extra power passing other cars and dodging traffic lol. We will get closer to 20 on the highway, pretty good for 4800 pound sport SAV.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-02-2013, 05:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 890
Posted By blomshar
I found the problem, the phone case/lid wires...

I found the problem, the phone case/lid wires were melted together at the hinge and shorted out. It caused all the wires to burn and melt together, we were lucky it didn't catch on fire, because...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 10-26-2013, 05:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 890
Posted By blomshar
Can bad capacitors in the instrument cluster...

Can bad capacitors in the instrument cluster cause the instrument lights, the radio lights and door handle lights to stay on when the key is out of the ignition?
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 10-26-2013, 04:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 890
Posted By blomshar
Replaced ignition switch, and still same problem....

Replaced ignition switch, and still same problem. Does anybody have any ideas, thanks for your help.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 10-24-2013, 07:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 496
Posted By blomshar
I have 4.4 x5, but I have a cummins too, same...

I have 4.4 x5, but I have a cummins too, same problem, and in my investigations I found that it is definately in the injection pump, mine was new as well, but sometimes from sitting on the shelf, the...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 10-24-2013, 07:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 616
Posted By blomshar
We had the same problem when we had our...

We had the same problem when we had our windshield replaced about a month ago, and we tried to reinitialize the two sensors to the computer again through the ignition, but BMW says some cars are...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 10-20-2013, 09:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 890
Posted By blomshar
I did try it in all positions, I took it out and...

I did try it in all positions, I took it out and started to take it apart but wasn't sure if it didn't have some springs in it that may go flying, so I reassembled it and slammed it back into...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 10-20-2013, 09:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 890
Posted By blomshar
Just tried it, they are still on. I might add...

Just tried it, they are still on. I might add that I did the ignition switch test, by turning it on, then the lights and then the sun visor lights to find disrupted current, seemed fine. But could...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 10-20-2013, 08:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,680
Posted By blomshar
Did the ignition switch cure the problem?

Did the ignition switch cure the problem?
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 10-20-2013, 08:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 890
Posted By blomshar
2003 x5 Dashboard lights stay on all the time.

Please help. 2003 x5 4.4 We are trying to troubleshoot why all the amber interior lights stay on. We removed the ignition switch, and they still stayed on. We unplugged the LCM and they still...
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