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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-23-2015, 08:16 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 616
Posted By tpaxadpom
I am 99% confident it is a pump. Just do a search...

I am 99% confident it is a pump. Just do a search for this pump and you will see number of failures. The same pump is used in all BMW cars I believe starting with 2002 or so and probably some other...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-22-2015, 08:17 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 616
Posted By tpaxadpom
Just replace the pump and save money on replacing...

Just replace the pump and save money on replacing gas cap. It is very unlikely the culprit. It is going to get worse over time. When mine started to fail I had to erase the error once in 3 months or...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 03-30-2015, 11:08 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 184
Posted By tpaxadpom
heck control parameters LMA module to disable angel eyes and parking light errors

I am trying to help a guy with upgraded fog lights and angel eyes LEDs.
I don't see check control parameters in LMA module. What am I doing wrong?
The backup trace file has these parameters.

...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-30-2015, 12:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 514
Posted By tpaxadpom
You should not have problem powering 128GB flash...

You should not have problem powering 128GB flash drive from that port so I suspect formatting could be an issue. You can use swissknife app to format your stick to fat32.
My unit is able to power...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-30-2015, 08:04 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 514
Posted By tpaxadpom
I have used 1tb drive formatted with fat32. The...

I have used 1tb drive formatted with fat32. The size of drive is not tge issue.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-23-2015, 09:50 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,397
Posted By tpaxadpom
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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-20-2015, 07:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 425
Posted By tpaxadpom
Cic has only 1 surround sound option vs 2 in ccc....

Cic has only 1 surround sound option vs 2 in ccc. Does anyone actually use this function?
Forum: 5 Series DIY 11-06-2014, 11:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,352
Posted By tpaxadpom
thank you for the guide. Will use it next year...

thank you for the guide. Will use it next year when brakes are due.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 09-18-2014, 03:35 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,708
Posted By tpaxadpom
I had to make the same call a year and half ago....

I had to make the same call a year and half ago. I went with E60 2010. Test drive both and decide for yourself.
Interior and exterior designs is very personal. E60 LCI is Ipod vs Japanese Kenwood...
Forum: E60 M5 (2006 - 2010) 08-08-2014, 08:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,453
Posted By tpaxadpom
http://smotra.ru/users/erik_davidych/blog/188037/...

http://smotra.ru/users/erik_davidych/blog/188037/ more info on this project
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-08-2014, 07:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 683
Posted By tpaxadpom
http://smotra.ru/users/erik_davidych/blog/188037/...

http://smotra.ru/users/erik_davidych/blog/188037/ more info on this project.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-08-2014, 06:07 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,485
Posted By tpaxadpom
The 2008 and 2009 550i with M Aero package came...

The 2008 and 2009 550i with M Aero package came with 172 wheels. They had the M logo. Looking at the pictures of you car it doesn't look you use 172 wheels.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-08-2014, 09:57 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,485
Posted By tpaxadpom
I read the article and couldnt stop to wonder why...

I read the article and couldnt stop to wonder why the author has written it. It seems to me that the author coulnd not afford owning m5 (different from buying) and is trying to justify his purchase....
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-24-2014, 06:06 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 17,883
Posted By tpaxadpom
There are DYNO runs on M5 that show 20+hp...

There are DYNO runs on M5 that show 20+hp increase after removing those filters (M5 has dual intake, so 2 filters instead of 1 on N62). I removed both of them on my 550i's. Engine got a little louder...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-23-2014, 12:27 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 717
Posted By tpaxadpom
I like 172 the most. They are aggressive and not...

I like 172 the most. They are aggressive and not overdone. 166 is an older wheel that came stock on M5. It is great but not quite as aggressive.
The size of tires is different for 172 vs 166.
172...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-21-2014, 08:22 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 14,653
Posted By tpaxadpom
Thumbs up I've been looking for hankook's thank you for...

I've been looking for hankook's thank you for brining this up. I ordered 2 sets. When I read your post on Saturday by the time I got to checkout rears were out of stock. So I called in and ordered 2...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-26-2014, 05:58 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 777
Posted By tpaxadpom
no rain, no snow, no risk of parking next to some...

no rain, no snow, no risk of parking next to some asshole - drive it! Someone recently scratched and dented my rear bumper. I am guessing it was a shopping cart. It is possible it was done on purpose...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-26-2014, 08:29 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,809
Posted By tpaxadpom
one thing I got to give a credit in their new...

one thing I got to give a credit in their new lineup of engines. I had 528xi 2014 and 328d 2014 as the loaners. I was very impressed with that diesel engine and they way 3 series handles. It is still...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-25-2014, 09:51 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,809
Posted By tpaxadpom
lack of respect, says who? F10 - big and...

lack of respect, says who?

F10 - big and heavy boat (that also drives like a boat) with shark face. Can you tell a difference between 3/5/7 series now? What is so unique about it?
E39 - is this...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-25-2014, 12:14 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,809
Posted By tpaxadpom
It is 530D vs 545i. Here it is link...

It is 530D vs 545i. Here it is link (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QN4-KA0VGzs)
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-30-2014, 08:23 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,077
Posted By tpaxadpom
make it 2 more :thumbup: Congrats on your new car.

make it 2 more :thumbup: Congrats on your new car.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-30-2014, 08:20 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,596
Posted By tpaxadpom
I only have mini version of elm327. When I access...

I only have mini version of elm327. When I access coding in bmwhat is says something like "insufficient signal quality". I may try to run this app on my old phone as my new phone is having problems...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-30-2014, 08:15 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,596
Posted By tpaxadpom
Torque can only read generic obd2 codes and clear...

Torque can only read generic obd2 codes and clear them. Bmwhat is reading bmw specific error codes per module and let you clear them. As far as battery programming goes, I checked it for you on...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-23-2014, 04:58 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,596
Posted By tpaxadpom
torque is an android only app. Historically...

torque is an android only app. Historically ELM327 apps were primarily written for android devices. Now there are some alternatives for iOS, but you have to ask around what they are.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-23-2014, 11:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 443
Posted By tpaxadpom
I cannot speak for replicas, but nothing looks as...

I cannot speak for replicas, but nothing looks as good as 172 wheels with the sports package. When I see people replace them with something else I don't quite get it. 166 (M5) wheels don't look near...
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