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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 10-21-2016, 10:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 353
Posted By resistro
Spring Specs for aftermarket springs? Dinah Vs Eibach Pro kit

I have a 550i with active suspension. I want to MAINTAIN the factory ride as much as I can, just lowering it a tad since I'm installing 20's. As far as i'm concerned, I got two options:

Eibach...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 10-21-2016, 09:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 576
Posted By resistro
Active Shocks

I would like to know as well? I got a 550i with active suspension. I have read the lower you go, the more abuse it is on the active shocks.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 10-06-2016, 09:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,105
Posted By resistro
I have the same TPMS malfunction. New tires...

I have the same TPMS malfunction. New tires sensors.
The module in the left rear tire well (behind the bumper) is one of the Trigger Transmitters.
The main Control RDC is in the trunk well against...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-09-2016, 06:19 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,414
Posted By resistro
I had a battery drain on my 04 525, turned out it...

I had a battery drain on my 04 525, turned out it was the mechanical trunk latch key on the trunk. I believe it would not let it go to sleep. I took it apart, cleaned it and has been working for...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-09-2016, 06:13 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 10,134
Posted By resistro
The key

The key to owning a new BMW is having a degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering. If you got that than your good...:)
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-12-2015, 05:02 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 798
Posted By resistro
278A/P0430 and 2789/P0420 codes

I got 278A/P0430 and 2789/P0420 codes on my 06 M5 with the following results.

2789/P0420:

B1= 1.28
B1 & B2 =1.230

and

278A/P0430:
Forum: E60 M5 (2006 - 2010) 04-02-2015, 01:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,385
Posted By resistro
I have replaced a matching CAS and DME from...

I have replaced a matching CAS and DME from another vehicle and I was able to start/drive the car. I did have to re-load and re-code the DSC, SZL and SZM (via WinKFP & NCS Expert) to make the VIN's...
Forum: E60 M5 (2006 - 2010) 03-26-2015, 04:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,385
Posted By resistro
I'm currently looking into buying the BDS100 to...

I'm currently looking into buying the BDS100 to program specific IC's on either the CAS 3 or the DME. If anyone knows of links on how to do this please shoot me some. I know there are some YouTube...
Forum: E60 M5 (2006 - 2010) 03-23-2015, 05:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,385
Posted By resistro
Replace 06 M5 DME with used donor DME?

I am trying to replace my original DME (MS S65) in an 06 M5 with a used DME from another vehicle. I am trying to find a way to program the donor DME to work with the existing CAS 3 (w/the original...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-07-2013, 01:35 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,031
Posted By resistro
battery drain

I am also in the process of determining cause of my battery drain on 04 525....

So far my drain is at around 10ma (10 milliamps=.010 amps) a few minutes after the car is off. You have to wait a...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-06-2013, 02:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 9,274
Posted By resistro
Did you ever figure out what it was??? I got same...

Did you ever figure out what it was??? I got same car-same problem?
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 11-27-2013, 10:43 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,670
Posted By resistro
Bad fuel injectors

Turned out my problem (Code: <118101 Mixture Control 2: Mixture too Lean>) was two bad fuel injectors. Direct Injection system is hard on these injectors.

The dealer said the checked the plugs...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 11-27-2013, 10:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,098
Posted By resistro
buldges in sidewall

BTW

about after a week after installing the Michelins I noticed small BULDGES all along the sidewall of all 4's!!! NO KIDDING. Does not seem to affect the ride YET. But sidewall buldging usually...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-27-2013, 10:13 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 8,794
Posted By resistro
Program CAS

Im the dude with the 'bricked' CAS...

I bought a used KEY (w/tumbler), DME, CAS and pluged it all in and the car fired right up. That was all I need to do is get my car running again for time...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-25-2013, 05:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 884
Posted By resistro
bricked CAS

You ever get this to work? I got same problem. I need to repace CAS and program with used CAS-OR-replace CAS and DME amd KEY and do not have to program?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-25-2013, 05:35 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 8,794
Posted By resistro
Replaceing CAS

You ever get this to work. I need to repace CAS and program with used CAS-OR-replace CAS and DME amd KEY and do not have to program?
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 09-14-2013, 08:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,098
Posted By resistro
Goodyear run flats Vs. Michelin Pilot Primacy XSE W's

As soon as i got my 2010 750LXi I pulled off those runflats and installed the pilots. I noticed right off the bat the pilots were way way lighter. I was so exited. But, I actually think the car drove...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 05-15-2013, 03:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,670
Posted By resistro
Called BMW NA and had to threaten them with...

Called BMW NA and had to threaten them with litigation to get my point across. The dealer finally took my issue seriously and took the time to troubleshoot the car the right way. They pulled the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-10-2013, 02:09 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 9,073
Posted By resistro
2-1 Harsh downshift fix

Just got done updating the EGS on my 2003 745 using PROGMAN. It had the harsh 2-1 downshift. ITS FIXED!! So happy, no more 'CLUNK'.

:)Thanks for the posts!! :)
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 05-07-2013, 04:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,670
Posted By resistro
Will BMW North America cover repair cost if car has 50,400mi on it?

I bought the car with 50,400mi (2010 LXI) and had to take it right back to the dealer for the CEL. Nor the Dealer or BMW North America can tell me if it will be covered under warranty or not. So far...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 05-07-2013, 04:34 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,679
Posted By resistro
This is what is goin on with mine when cold... ...

This is what is goin on with mine when cold...

CEL Code: <118101 Mixture Control 2: Mixture too Lean>
2010 750LXI
50,600mi.
When its cold and at low RPMS (about 25MPH) I can feel is hesitate...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 05-07-2013, 03:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,670
Posted By resistro
Check Engine Light/burns oil too

Code: <118101 Mixture Control 2: Mixture too Lean>
2010 750LXI
50,600mi.
When its cold and at low RPMS (about 25MPH) I can feel is hesitate like its got a misfire (but know misfire code). Took...
Forum: 7 Series DIY 05-04-2013, 10:46 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 105,850
Posted By resistro
Thanks for the reply. I actually think I am...

Thanks for the reply. I actually think I am getting somewhere. Its about 1:30am and i been messing with this for hours now. tired.

I am running into 2 problems.

1) So when ran WinKFP it would...
Forum: 7 Series DIY 05-04-2013, 01:32 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 105,850
Posted By resistro
Flash EGS

I am a newbie when it comes to flashing. Got a 2003 745 with the harsh 2-1 downshift.

I think I got all the software I need installed to do the job but I don't know the steps to take. I have spent...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-04-2013, 12:54 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 85,729
Posted By resistro
Problem solved

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