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Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 12-03-2013, 10:51 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 650
Posted By BigWalmac
Hey Hulk. I am subscribing to this...

Hey Hulk.

I am subscribing to this thread... I have a 2001 3.0 with 230,000 miles. I have been throwing simmilar codes. Bank 1 running lean or Bank 2 running lean. This causes a CEL constantly....
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-12-2013, 09:22 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 274
Posted By BigWalmac
BM Technic

I have the BM Technic cable and software. It's a bit cumbersome (loaded it onto an old laptop), but it allows you to really diagnose problems (using DIS) and code, and reset stuff... It's slow...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-20-2013, 12:57 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,454
Posted By BigWalmac
Error Code DME 2A13 DMTL Pump

All -

I had a Service Engine Soon light come on... After diagnosing the problem I had error code DME 2A13 - Short to DMTL Pump. ( I think on a regular OBDII reader it is code P1447)

I boughtthe...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-02-2013, 12:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 744
Posted By BigWalmac
She is beautiful. My wife's 01 X5 is getting to...

She is beautiful. My wife's 01 X5 is getting to her last leg... I would love a sports package... those 20's are amazing... But I'm fairly certain that it would be driven by wifey 90% of the time, so...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-02-2013, 12:01 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 787
Posted By BigWalmac
nice car. Welcome. This place is chuck full of...

nice car. Welcome. This place is chuck full of good stuff.

Be sure to seach for your questions... 95% chance any question you have has been answered and will yield a faster/better responce than...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-02-2013, 11:56 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 780
Posted By BigWalmac
http://www.bavauto.com/shop.asp Alloy Wheel...

http://www.bavauto.com/shop.asp

Alloy Wheel Repair - Full Kit

They have a good DIY too.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-02-2013, 09:48 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,439
Posted By BigWalmac
Take it back. I had the same thing with my wife's...

Take it back. I had the same thing with my wife's X5. It kept getting worse and worse.

In the worst case scenario you will ignore it, then over fill it, and pump gas down the ventalation tube and...
Forum: Do-It-Yourself H.Q. 11-06-2012, 09:37 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,512
Posted By BigWalmac
Explain the Fuel System- Tank, Expansion tank, ventilation, charcoal cannister, etc.

I have a fun chalenge for someone bored on a Tuesday...

My wife's 01 X5 is in the shop. Smell of gas that is out of the ordinary. Separately, oftentimes while filling the X5 will "pop" and act as...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-18-2012, 07:44 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,531
Posted By BigWalmac
Hey Orient - Thansk for the reply. Yeah I saw...

Hey Orient - Thansk for the reply. Yeah I saw that the standard fix would be replacement lamp for about $170. Sux, a few months out of waranty... I was hopefull someone else tried to play with it.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-15-2012, 10:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,531
Posted By BigWalmac
Rear Turn Signal Failure - 2009 328i (e90 LCI)

All -

I have searched and found several posts on this.

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=706424

Basically rear turnsignal LEDs are failing. The dealer will only replace the...
Forum: Mid Atlantic Region - DC, DE, MD, PA, VA, and WV 07-26-2012, 08:52 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 965
Posted By BigWalmac
DC/MD/NOVA Transmission Shop

Hey guys -

I'm in Columbia MD. I have a feeling that the transmission on my wife's 2001 3.0 X5 is about to fail. Any recomendations on local transmission shops that can help me diagnose, repair,...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-09-2012, 12:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,262
Posted By BigWalmac
+1 Sonax is damn good stuff. If you have stuff...

+1 Sonax is damn good stuff. If you have stuff that is really caked on, multiple applications will get through anything.

+10000 on finding a way not to get it all over you. A strong shower is...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-28-2012, 05:43 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,825
Posted By BigWalmac
TURTLE WAX Bug/Tar Remover. I always have a...

TURTLE WAX Bug/Tar Remover. I always have a bottle in the garage. It works wonders.


If it gets bad and you have a dark colored front, try the bug and tar and then follow up with scratchX... and...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-27-2012, 05:42 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 447
Posted By BigWalmac
also... if you go based on our model... new MY...

also... if you go based on our model... new MY 2006, LCI in 2009... same logic would then say F30 new MY 2012, LCi in 2015. Would think that a may of 2014 end of lease woudl likey leave a gap between...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-27-2012, 05:37 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 447
Posted By BigWalmac
HAHAHAHA... they'll develope. we were once...

HAHAHAHA... they'll develope. we were once novices too.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 05-21-2012, 11:52 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 849
Posted By BigWalmac
Broken Window (NOT window regulator)

Guys,

So my wife's X5 window is broken. All the symptoms of a window regulator problem. I bought a window regulator, took the door apart, went to install it and found the regulator is fine and...
Forum: The Detail Department 05-11-2012, 11:24 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,207
Posted By BigWalmac
In terms of wax removal it is generally accepted...

In terms of wax removal it is generally accepted that before claying, if you wash with dish soap you will remove a good majority of the old wax.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-10-2012, 10:11 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,718
Posted By BigWalmac
Sorry to hear about your baby... glad you are...

Sorry to hear about your baby... glad you are safe... hope everyone else is.

Good luck with th erepairs... makes me think about getting that Liberty Mutual insurance through BMWCCA so you get it...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-25-2012, 12:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 6,084
Posted By BigWalmac
Professor, can you explain? When jacking, using...

Professor, can you explain? When jacking, using the lift point, isn't it easy to line up the jack pad and lift point as you get close (just checking along the way). I don't understand the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-28-2012, 09:40 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,129
Posted By BigWalmac
+1000

+1000
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-28-2012, 09:40 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,129
Posted By BigWalmac
+1

+1
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 02-23-2012, 10:16 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,512
Posted By BigWalmac
None in DC on the road, but saw on at a...

None in DC on the road, but saw on at a dealership...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-03-2012, 07:59 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,420
Posted By BigWalmac
Can't Wait to Use it

I recently picked up a 9500xi. Too early to tell how much I will love it. Also, I received the Escort Live "SmartCord" as a gift. It seems amazing in concept and I anticipate using it, but I returned...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-27-2011, 09:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 852
Posted By BigWalmac
Thanks for answers as vague as the various...

Thanks for answers as vague as the various product websites.

Does anyone actually have it, and have insight?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 12-27-2011, 06:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 852
Posted By BigWalmac
Escort Live

Hey guys,

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to all.

As a great Christmas present I received a Passport Escort with Escort Live. I have a few questions that I could not find when I searched....
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