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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-21-2017, 11:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 304
Posted By ryanoscerous
Check the wiring to the plug,mine was actually...

Check the wiring to the plug,mine was actually still OK the coating on the wire had just cracked off.


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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-21-2017, 11:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 313
Posted By ryanoscerous
Google "sanding headlights" worked for me ...

Google "sanding headlights" worked for me


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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-21-2017, 11:16 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 255
Posted By ryanoscerous
For me it was one malfunctioning solenoid, it...

For me it was one malfunctioning solenoid, it later went into limp mode. I changed all solenoid, fluid and pan. All fixed.


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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-20-2017, 04:06 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 593
Posted By ryanoscerous
My disk wasn't all that dirty either but I guess...

My disk wasn't all that dirty either but I guess just dirty enough


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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-20-2017, 04:06 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 593
Posted By ryanoscerous
I think you have to buy the whole SZL ...

I think you have to buy the whole SZL


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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-20-2017, 08:10 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 593
Posted By ryanoscerous
I found a used szl module on eBay, very carefully...

I found a used szl module on eBay, very carefully cleaned that disc and reinstalled the new clean disc in my existing szl. It worked. Saves you buying a new szl and having it programmed. Btw, I used...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-12-2017, 08:32 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 503
Posted By ryanoscerous
It goes to ---- then back to 4500. Sometimes it...

It goes to ---- then back to 4500. Sometimes it sounds the warning chime and shows the red car on the lift. I've tried shorting out the wires on the old sensors, two new sensors, disconnecting the...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-12-2017, 06:42 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 926
Posted By ryanoscerous
+1 on solenoids Sent from my iPhone using...

+1 on solenoids


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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-12-2017, 06:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 503
Posted By ryanoscerous
I cannot get my brake pad wear light or the red...

I cannot get my brake pad wear light or the red car on the lift to disappear after replacing pads and sensors. I must have tried the dash reset a hundred times. Good luck to you.


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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-23-2016, 11:35 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 932
Posted By ryanoscerous
Haha! Ok sounds good.

Haha! Ok sounds good.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-19-2016, 06:30 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 932
Posted By ryanoscerous
What's the "best" V8 E60?

When did BMW get the V8 right? I have a 06 530 sport package, and don't get me wrong, I love this car. It has 140,000 miles on it and no real problems other than a bad tranny solenoid (replaced...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-14-2016, 11:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 386
Posted By ryanoscerous
A low battery will make everything go haywire

A low battery will make everything go haywire
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-10-2016, 09:10 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 17,178
Posted By ryanoscerous
A bad solenoid was my problem. I changed them all...

A bad solenoid was my problem. I changed them all out with a new pan and fluid. Perfect again.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-10-2015, 06:09 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 674
Posted By ryanoscerous
One front driver, one rear passenger. Good luck,...

One front driver, one rear passenger. Good luck, even with new sensors I can't get mine to reset. Waiting on a cable to hopefully reset using ncsexpert...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-05-2015, 06:35 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 618
Posted By ryanoscerous
My malfunction (2006 530) was actually the wiring...

My malfunction (2006 530) was actually the wiring leading to the bulb. These cars have a known issue which causes the insulation to crumble leading to a short. I had to remove the headlight assembly...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-03-2015, 06:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 613
Posted By ryanoscerous
New solenoids pan change and refill with NEW...

New solenoids pan change and refill with NEW fluid solved my 2-1 hard shift. (I also had a transmission malfunction safe mode warning)
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-01-2015, 10:43 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 802
Posted By ryanoscerous
Thanks Dallasboy, right price too

Thanks Dallasboy, right price too
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-30-2015, 09:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 802
Posted By ryanoscerous
Which Coding Cable 2006 E60

Will any K+DCAN cable work? The chinglish descriptions on eBay are not easy to decipher!
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-29-2015, 04:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 829
Posted By ryanoscerous
I dead shorted both sensors right off the bat, I...

I dead shorted both sensors right off the bat, I honestly thought that would be job done. With the new sensors again I thought job done. I'd hate to think about a short higher in the harness, looks...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-29-2015, 01:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 829
Posted By ryanoscerous
Bump for any new insights?

Bump for any new insights?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-29-2015, 07:42 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,499
Posted By ryanoscerous
Wtf. Every light on dash

I would say battery trouble. I test drove a 2007 530 with the wrong battery installed by dealer, EVERY light was on.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-25-2015, 02:48 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 455
Posted By ryanoscerous
For me it was the wiring degradation issue. The...

For me it was the wiring degradation issue. The insulation was crumbling causing an intermittent short. I pulled the bulbs and patched the wires as well as I could with electrical tape. Just be super...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-25-2015, 01:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 829
Posted By ryanoscerous
The new sensors arrived today and I installed...

The new sensors arrived today and I installed them very carefully (haha). Went through the odometer reset and damn if that warning is still chiming. Is there any other reset trick I can do to get it...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-23-2015, 09:55 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 940
Posted By ryanoscerous
In these cars a fluid change CAN fix some issues....

In these cars a fluid change CAN fix some issues. I'd start there then move to solenoids and rubber seals.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-19-2015, 05:47 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,291
Posted By ryanoscerous
Beautiful car!

Beautiful car!
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