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Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-26-2014, 11:17 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 46,989
Posted By 1hander
ive been having trouble with mine having harsh...

ive been having trouble with mine having harsh shirtig from 1 to 2 on cold starts and drive for about a year now...

finally my alternator died, i checked the voltage on the cluster and it was...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-26-2014, 11:00 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 448
Posted By 1hander
funny thing, my 06 has been doing the kick from...

funny thing, my 06 has been doing the kick from first to second for about a year.. but only when it was cold start and drive...

well .. my alternator/battery light has been coming on and pff for...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-26-2014, 10:53 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 265
Posted By 1hander
make sure the battery is up to the task...if you...

make sure the battery is up to the task...if you try to many times to start, the immobilizer locks you out... best thing is dosconnect the battery for afew minutes...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-25-2014, 04:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 847
Posted By 1hander
problem fixed.... before i started buying ither...

problem fixed.... before i started buying ither prts, i decided to change the power steering fluid out. i had four quarts of mobile1 atf sitting around

i removed the reservoir and used laquer...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-25-2014, 04:40 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 131
Posted By 1hander
check the voltage on the instrument cluster to...

check the voltage on the instrument cluster to see if its the alternator... that happens alot when there is not sufficient voltage/amperage for all systems to run properly...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-23-2014, 06:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 847
Posted By 1hander
so i still havent found out what this noise...

so i still havent found out what this noise is...the pump is new..3 months old now, the sound nver went away from the old one... maybe one of you has hear this sound,..

its not the alternator, i...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-17-2014, 06:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 257
Posted By 1hander
check the beepers themselves, i ran around in...

check the beepers themselves, i ran around in circles for days trying to get mine working thinking it wa the sensoes themselvres...

finally

i disconnected the rear beeeper and i hooked up a...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-20-2014, 03:22 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 871
Posted By 1hander
ok..... your gonna have to fix those seals...

ok.....

your gonna have to fix those seals and oil leaks.....

look at the shield that is above the input shaft of the differential... is there is grease on it, then the boot to that cv joint is...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-19-2014, 11:43 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 243
Posted By 1hander
stuck thermostat..... did you turn on the...

stuck thermostat.....

did you turn on the heater, to get that air out of the system...

was it overheating before,

why did you have to put antifreeze in put in the firrst place, did it...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-19-2014, 11:42 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 655
Posted By 1hander
i only removed the radio, cd player and the...

i only removed the radio, cd player and the shifter boot trim piece, it pops right off... i didnt remove the climate control
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-18-2014, 09:47 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 655
Posted By 1hander
Ashtray I chose the ashtray because it was...

Ashtray

I chose the ashtray because it was pretty much the easiest thing to get to and I couldn't get any farther back closer to where the cups go, and I didn't want to remove the wood trim
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-18-2014, 09:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 226
Posted By 1hander
Awesome ...good deal

Awesome ...good deal
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-18-2014, 06:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 318
Posted By 1hander
i know how it is man....sometimes you cant see...

i know how it is man....sometimes you cant see the forest through the trees ... or is it trees through the forest....or the bears in the forest..

you ge tthe idea
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-18-2014, 06:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 387
Posted By 1hander
lol... i hate that

lol... i hate that
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-18-2014, 06:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 318
Posted By 1hander
my bad... this one is mine 61318379091 no...

my bad... this one is mine
61318379091

no problem boss....

i know this is a stupid question...have you checked the part number on the one thats in thgere, or you dont want to tear it apart...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-18-2014, 06:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 318
Posted By 1hander
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32341094261
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-18-2014, 06:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 318
Posted By 1hander
i can give you the part number for my 2000 540i...

i can give you the part number for my 2000 540i with sport steering wheel if itll help
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-18-2014, 06:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 318
Posted By 1hander
have you tried realoem.com.. put in the last...

have you tried realoem.com..

put in the last 7 of your car and itll give you all you need to know for parts
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-18-2014, 05:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 226
Posted By 1hander
check the sockets that the bulbs go in.... they...

check the sockets that the bulbs go in.... they are notorious for basically just corroding and burning away ...sometimes you can clean it up and itll work, other times the arcing will completely...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-18-2014, 01:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 239
Posted By 1hander
mine is a 2000 and has hid but not bi xenon, im...

mine is a 2000 and has hid but not bi xenon, im sure yours has hid low beam

yes they are self adjusting but only in the sense that it is affected by the suspension...like when you have passengers...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-18-2014, 12:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 239
Posted By 1hander
if you dont have hid lights, then its simple......

if you dont have hid lights, then its simple... go to pepboys and ask for a replacement high beam bulb

if it is HID....then you need an hid replacement or possibly the ignitor/ballast has gone...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-18-2014, 10:53 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 575
Posted By 1hander
oh yes...after borrowing it one time from a...

oh yes...after borrowing it one time from a friend over 3 years ago....im still green with envy...and want to have my own...its the only way to look for vacuum leaks....there are others...but this is...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-18-2014, 10:48 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 274
Posted By 1hander
if possible could you put up a pic of the...

if possible could you put up a pic of the location...for future use by someone else who might be havig the same issue
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 09-18-2014, 10:48 AM
Replies: 1
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Views: 160
Posted By 1hander
you need to pull any stored codes to get any idea...

you need to pull any stored codes to get any idea of where to start looking for the problem,
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 09-17-2014, 07:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 177
Posted By 1hander
pretty much indefinately...im sure not forever .....

pretty much indefinately...im sure not forever .. but ata very very very minimum... overnight,, if not you have a leak in the fuel system or on or more injectors re leaking
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