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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 02:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 214
Posted By H F
Those are some sweet shots .. The pic with the...

Those are some sweet shots .. The pic with the dark clouds , very nice ...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 12:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 372
Posted By H F
Distance or towing not an issue , His shop is in...

Distance or towing not an issue , His shop is in victorville . If your serious pm me , I can give you his information . So you guys can talk about it .
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 12:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 372
Posted By H F
Can you post some side shots . Just happened to...

Can you post some side shots . Just happened to b at my buddies shop ,, said he will fix that
All day long. Where in L A are you located ?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-28-2015, 02:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 308
Posted By H F
From the expansion cap follow the breather hose...

From the expansion cap follow the breather hose that leads to the top of the radiator . There you will find a plastic tube , that can crack and spray coolant . You can replace it with a copper tube...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-28-2015, 12:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 203
Posted By H F
Bump up the air pressure 5 PSI and see if makes...

Bump up the air pressure 5 PSI and see if makes any difference .
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-28-2015, 11:49 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 426
Posted By H F
Does the trany malfunction go away after a...

Does the trany malfunction go away after a restart ?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-28-2015, 11:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 203
Posted By H F
Did you have all tires the same brand before the...

Did you have all tires the same brand before the continental DWS on the rears ?
I never mix tire brands with different tire patterns between front and rear . It's crossing my mind that it may be...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-28-2015, 11:19 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 203
Posted By H F
I had a similar feeling when I insttalled new...

I had a similar feeling when I insttalled new tires once . Comming from run flats with a super stiff side wall to Hankook Ventus EVO's ( which I totally love the tire now ) ,, the car seemed to sway...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-28-2015, 10:54 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 426
Posted By H F
Can you elaborate in more detail . I'm not sure I...

Can you elaborate in more detail . I'm not sure I get it all . Don't know what rev /yank means .
A) how did the car run before the spark plug change ? And why did you decide to replace plugs?
B)...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-28-2015, 10:41 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 427
Posted By H F
Don't waste your time with the sport button . The...

Don't waste your time with the sport button . The only thing you'll get out of it , is the light on the cluster . If you had lci instead of pre lci is a different story .. Cause then you can flash...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-28-2015, 10:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 299
Posted By H F
What is your brake fluid change maintenance...

What is your brake fluid change maintenance schedule?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-28-2015, 10:07 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 333
Posted By H F
Ahh yes .. The 30 g relay .. Won't hurt to swap...

Ahh yes .. The 30 g relay .. Won't hurt to swap out a new one , just to rule it out . Only 25 bucks . Have you had the battery tested and alternator ? Those three needs to be ruled out . Make sure...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 05-28-2015, 09:05 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 449
Posted By H F
Thank you ,,, for your helpfull knowlage and...

Thank you ,,, for your helpfull knowlage and usefull informational diagrams ..
I really appreciate your contribution ,and input . Definitely helped in putting it all together and figuring it out...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 05-26-2015, 09:56 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 449
Posted By H F
So just wanted to update.. Sorted out the three...

So just wanted to update.. Sorted out the three issues and the problem solved.

The new ECU is responding .. The light disappeared for a couple minutes . Then popped back up ran another test and...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-26-2015, 03:44 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 663
Posted By H F
I used 3/8 clamps . Try to find another source...

I used 3/8 clamps . Try to find another source July 4 is way too long .

Keep in mind the hose reduces from 1/2 inch at the expansion tank , to 3/8 at the Y and 1/4 inch at the nipples .. So...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-25-2015, 02:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 133
Posted By H F
Yes, you can get into the modules and run...

Yes, you can get into the modules and run diagnostic test plans. Fire it up and get familiar with it .. INPA is great ,, but I get more information results using DIS cause of the language issue...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-25-2015, 01:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 320
Posted By H F
PCY nailed it .. You need to make sure that the...

PCY nailed it .. You need to make sure that the windings didn't enter the bottom end . Your gonna have to drop the oil pan and confirm yes or no .. If it did wind around the crank shaft chances are...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-25-2015, 01:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 133
Posted By H F
DIS is another BMW diagnostic program like INPA ....

DIS is another BMW diagnostic program like INPA . You can run diagnostic test plans to narrow down the problem . Its straight up English and easier to understand and navigate thru V.S INPA . I do use...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-25-2015, 12:49 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 645
Posted By H F
Thanx . Ya, I'm the same way, I'm an...

Thanx . Ya, I'm the same way, I'm an information whore ! Lol . Research is essential especially on our cars . This site is a valuable money saving tool for information and expert help . I've...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-25-2015, 12:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 311
Posted By H F
I read on another thread about the flash light in...

I read on another thread about the flash light in the glove box was faulty , causing a battery draw. So you might want to unplug it and see if fixes the problem ....
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-25-2015, 12:01 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 663
Posted By H F
Hey truckpilot ! ... Its been awhile since you've...

Hey truckpilot ! ... Its been awhile since you've posted . That is just plain robbery for the hose the lowest i seen it was for around 70 bucks, still too much for such a cheezy part . You cant beat...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-25-2015, 11:48 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 645
Posted By H F
One thing I realized when working on this car. Is...

One thing I realized when working on this car. Is slow down , and when you slow down, slow down some more,,, don't rush and take your sweet time . When your ready to push the car off the cliff just...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-25-2015, 09:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 133
Posted By H F
Do you have DIS ?

Do you have DIS ?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-24-2015, 11:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 333
Posted By H F
Your welcome happy to help ,, hope that's the...

Your welcome happy to help ,, hope that's the problem , would be an easy fix . .. Here is a SIB PDF for the IBS cable issue .. Good luck
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 05-24-2015, 09:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 333
Posted By H F
Disconnect the IBS cable for a few days and see...

Disconnect the IBS cable for a few days and see if it continues to not start. When the IBS starts to fail , it can give a false critical charge state to the DME . Then the DME will not allow the IBS...
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