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Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-30-2014, 03:33 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,545
Posted By ngary
I have my 3.0 diesel sport since September 2014,...

I have my 3.0 diesel sport since September 2014, it is probably one of the best rides I've ever had ... However I've had auto gearbox go 3k, diesel pump 700 euro , battery 140 euro and now the air...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-30-2014, 10:22 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 354
Posted By ngary
Hi Is there a way to jump the air pump to...

Hi

Is there a way to jump the air pump to check to see if its working?

Does the fact that the pump seems to buzz for 30 secs initially suggest that the problem is the ECH unit ?

Any help...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-29-2014, 11:36 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 354
Posted By ngary
Self Level Susp Inactive Woes

Apologies if this has been bought up before...but Im not great at the searches.
Had this message on occaisionally - but it reset whe I retarted car.

Battery died however this weekend, so I...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-14-2014, 10:07 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 766
Posted By ngary
An update..........................SUCCESS :-) ...

An update..........................SUCCESS :-)

I contacted an indy BMW garage, BLOOMFIELD MOTORS, DUBLIN 8 who code systems. They were able to code the 2006 cluster to my 2002 E53. Not only were...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-11-2014, 07:02 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 766
Posted By ngary
I took out the donor cluster and replaced with...

I took out the donor cluster and replaced with originla one.

The 3 lights reset once I turned the steering wheel L/RT..... so issue clearly related to the donor cluster.

Below are the codes...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-09-2014, 12:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 766
Posted By ngary
Hi Qsilver, Thanks for the really...

Hi Qsilver,

Thanks for the really comprehensive, disapointing but unsuprising reply..... I had a feeling that it wasnt going to be straightforwards with this car....nothing has been todate :tsk:
...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-08-2014, 04:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 766
Posted By ngary
Hi, My X5 is a 2002 Diesel sport, the...

Hi,

My X5 is a 2002 Diesel sport, the replacement cluster came from a 2006 3.0 diesel sport donor.

To check the cluster was working I removed mine and connected the donor one before parting...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-07-2014, 12:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 766
Posted By ngary
E53 Replacement cluster - lights now on

Hi

Just replaced my 02 E53 diesel cluster for one off a 2006 model. The cluster was damaged by previous owner who trie(failed) to repair the fault pixel cluster.

The replacement is working a...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 12-14-2013, 01:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 913
Posted By ngary
Hi I've posted on the other site too...

Hi

I've posted on the other site too .....hoping someone can help.

Managed to get the BT module recognised, doesnt look as if it need coding to see it as now listed on monitor display.
...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 12-13-2013, 06:06 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 913
Posted By ngary
Hi Does anyone have an electrial wiring...

Hi

Does anyone have an electrial wiring diagram of the bluetooth system (from Mic through to Bluetooth module) so I can track the wiring that I have.

Had an indepnent check today with auologic...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 12-03-2013, 06:56 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 913
Posted By ngary
Hi When the care was in the origincal...

Hi

When the care was in the origincal configuration with the motorola wiringm, the screen would show a telephone system was present.

Since I have replaced some of thw wiring though, additing...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 12-01-2013, 01:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 913
Posted By ngary
Anyone help ????

Anyone help ????
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-29-2013, 10:06 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 913
Posted By ngary
Bluetooth BMW activation required ?

Hi, I have a 2002 E53 which had the motorola phone kit. I've added the Bluetooth module, removed the unnecessary phone harness section and added the bluetooth centre console ection, I havent put in a...
Forum: UK 10-23-2013, 11:24 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 720
Posted By ngary
Can anyone advise ???

Can anyone advise ???
Forum: UK 10-21-2013, 10:00 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 720
Posted By ngary
E53 replacement clocks

Hi, the previous owner of an x5 damaged to speedo, fuel and temp dials when he tried to repair the pixel problem.

I want to replace the clocks from a used x5.
Can this be done? Can the...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 12-30-2012, 07:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 951
Posted By ngary
Hi Nope - hadnt disconnected battery first....

Hi

Nope - hadnt disconnected battery first. Hopefully then its just a reset....

How quickly should the BMW seats heat up ... my CLK took seconds but these seem to take sometime even on the 3rd...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 12-30-2012, 06:05 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 951
Posted By ngary
I removed old sports seat - 2 nuts at front at 2...

I removed old sports seat - 2 nuts at front at 2 at rear - as long as power to seats its easy to move them to and for to get access to the bolts/nuts.

Slide the black cover off the wiring...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 12-29-2012, 12:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 951
Posted By ngary
Retrofitting heated front seats 2004 e53

Hi,
My 2004 3.0 petrol is prewired for front heated seats.

Just purchased 2 seats, replacement switch panel and relay...

I have replaced the fascia switch panel...straight forwards swap. The...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 12-29-2012, 12:31 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 716
Posted By ngary
Found out.... Just used a thin flat edged...

Found out....
Just used a thin flat edged screwdriver to ease one of the sides out....it then just pulls out.

G
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 12-29-2012, 09:43 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 716
Posted By ngary
Removing dsc switch panel

Hi, I've just purchased replacement front heated seats for my 3.0 petrol 2004. I have got a replacement dsc switch panel but i do not know how to remove the current one in my car. Can anyone advise,...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 12-27-2012, 10:52 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 487
Posted By ngary
Hi Thanks for the information - so the...

Hi

Thanks for the information - so the garage is telling the truth. Im surprised though that the fault codes aren't retained somewhere until reset.
They are (supposed to be !) changing the...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 12-27-2012, 03:53 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 487
Posted By ngary
Transfailsafe diagnosis

Hi, recently purchased an x5.....fabulous car. Twice hiwever within a week it's gone into the transfail safe mode and limped home.

The garage has begrudgingly taken it to investigate....but today...
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