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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) Today, 06:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 213
Posted By HerbP
If the pump is not running, it would give you...

If the pump is not running, it would give you both codes. You can use a jump box, or a hot wire from the jump location. Your pump should sound like a vacuum cleaner when running.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) Today, 05:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 124
Posted By HerbP
I am not sure what you need help with. I can not...

I am not sure what you need help with. I can not tell which software you are using, & what you are trying to do?
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) Today, 05:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 213
Posted By HerbP
If you have the proper equipment, or jump the SA...

If you have the proper equipment, or jump the SA pump with 12 volts, you should feel air out the exhaust pipes while the pump is running. If you have no airflow out of either side, there is blockage...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 05-04-2015, 02:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 213
Posted By HerbP
Coolant Bypass Hose Plastic Y

Has anyone found a fitting for the Y pipe coolant hose that runs under the intake. I have my intake off for a loose SA pipe, & need to address the leak while I have everything apart. My rear SA pipe...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 05-04-2015, 02:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 397
Posted By HerbP
Pep Boys is showing a 94R, but O'reilly's &...

Pep Boys is showing a 94R, but O'reilly's & Advance have it listed as a 95R.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-03-2015, 06:45 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 7,113
Posted By HerbP
Here is an update on my SA problem. I got...

Here is an update on my SA problem.

I got around to pulling the intake today. I decided it was going to get hot in Ga., & I needed to know what was going on? I found a loose hose, due to BMW's...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 05-01-2015, 07:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 185
Posted By HerbP
Since this is your first post, always make sure...

Since this is your first post, always make sure your battery is fully charged. The battery should be around 12 volts with a cold engine, & 14.24 volts when running. A weak battery can cause all kinds...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 04-30-2015, 12:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 392
Posted By HerbP
If it sits more than you drive it, keep a battery...

If it sits more than you drive it, keep a battery tender on it. A monthly charge is the norm for our cars!
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 04-30-2015, 12:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 370
Posted By HerbP
A M5 engine was going to cost 8k, with a warranty

A M5 engine was going to cost 8k, with a warranty
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 04-29-2015, 05:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 370
Posted By HerbP
I have been told that there are only 2 shops in...

I have been told that there are only 2 shops in the country that can bore the cylinders. One is in Detroit & one in Colorado.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 04-26-2015, 06:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 287
Posted By HerbP
Not sure what you are talking about, but glad you...

Not sure what you are talking about, but glad you found the culprit!
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 04-26-2015, 06:25 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 581
Posted By HerbP
Are you dropping your motor out the bottom, or...

Are you dropping your motor out the bottom, or pulling it out of the top? It can't be fun either way, just curious?
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 04-26-2015, 06:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 287
Posted By HerbP
Below is from WDS. I have not used Carsoft, & I...

Below is from WDS. I have not used Carsoft, & I am not sure if it can remove the code? Did you remove or do anything to the wiring harness to possibly cause a problem?

Electric throttle-valve...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 04-26-2015, 07:41 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 212
Posted By HerbP
If your battery voltage gets to low, it can cause...

If your battery voltage gets to low, it can cause your phone not to pair properly. If you hear your CD player clicking when getting in the car, it is a good chance the battery is your problem. Try...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 04-24-2015, 07:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 9,968
Posted By HerbP
This is called the Mechatronic's Adapter. When it...

This is called the Mechatronic's Adapter. When it starts to get hard & brittle, it lets the fluid leak around the seal. This will cause the tranny to go into fail safe mode. Read the link below.
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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 04-24-2015, 07:35 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 643
Posted By HerbP
Sounds like you are heading in the right...

Sounds like you are heading in the right direction. You might want to get alignment while the tires are new.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 04-24-2015, 12:20 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 191
Posted By HerbP
A lot of members have ditched the run-flats, &...

A lot of members have ditched the run-flats, & have been very happy. My run flats always got more flats than the regular tires. The ride will be much smoother!
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 04-24-2015, 12:13 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 711
Posted By HerbP
It sounds to me like a lot of your problems are...

It sounds to me like a lot of your problems are from a old or weak battery. A monthly charge over night will keep the electrical gremlins away. As for the smoke, it sounds like your valve seals are...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 04-23-2015, 08:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 287
Posted By HerbP
Have you checked your battery voltage, the...

Have you checked your battery voltage, the battery might need charging.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 04-23-2015, 08:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 301
Posted By HerbP
I do the same, but a low profile jack helps. I...

I do the same, but a low profile jack helps. I set the jack stands where the control arms hinge on the frame. You could always use ramps, then jack the car from the center.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-22-2015, 06:41 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 7,113
Posted By HerbP
If you could please send me the simulator info, I...

If you could please send me the simulator info, I would be glad to see what I can do with it. I need to study the electrical schematics to see how the SA is controlled. There has to be a timing cycle...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 04-22-2015, 06:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 271
Posted By HerbP
I really do not see the need for the cooler. As...

I really do not see the need for the cooler. As long as you are traveling down the road, the oil or engine will never heat up. If you are tracking the car, that might be a different thing. The best...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 04-22-2015, 05:48 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 130
Posted By HerbP
If you have a code reader,take a look at your O2...

If you have a code reader,take a look at your O2 sensors. It sounds like you could possibly have a lazy O2 sensor, & the ECU is trying to trim out the fuel. If you code reader can see fuel trims, I...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-21-2015, 12:21 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 7,113
Posted By HerbP
If the air valves where left in place, this would...

If the air valves where left in place, this would stop the back flow from the exhaust. I was thinking to not worry about the air pump, since it will be turned off in 30 seconds. If you took the tube...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 04-21-2015, 12:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 343
Posted By HerbP
I have been considering doing my wheels on my...

I have been considering doing my wheels on my 750, but not the whole car. This is why God made more than one of once, for the different perspective's we have. What did you learn that would make the...
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