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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) Today, 03:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 197
Posted By H F
Welcome to the forum . You have to...

Welcome to the forum .


You have to disconnect the oil cooler lines on the left side of the radiator in order to remove the fan . Remove the serpentine belt and tensioner , idler pulley and...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-23-2016, 04:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 527
Posted By H F
ETN ,,,, If you take her out on frequent high...

ETN ,,,, If you take her out on frequent high rpm runs ,, it reduces the carbon build up . Heat and high rpms helps,, sucking out the carbon past the ports in the heads , and blows the carbon out ...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-21-2016, 04:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,057
Posted By H F
Disconnect the negative battery terminal and you...

Disconnect the negative battery terminal and you should be fine ...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-21-2016, 03:33 PM
Replies: 392
Views: 21,118
Posted By H F
I washed and waxed her , filled up 3/4 tank full...

I washed and waxed her , filled up 3/4 tank full , poured in some fuel stabilizer . Disconnected the battery parked her in the garage ,put her car cover on . She's in deep hibernation now , Im out...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-20-2016, 12:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 316
Posted By H F
I think thats a bargain ,, good luck . And keep...

I think thats a bargain ,, good luck . And keep us posted ..
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-19-2016, 02:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 316
Posted By H F
Rule out water damage on the MPM in the trunk...

Rule out water damage on the MPM in the trunk under the spare and also check the ebox under the passenger side cabin filters . Check the DME and all plug connections for corrosion rust and water...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-19-2016, 01:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 316
Posted By H F
Try the spare key or the plastic key and see if...

Try the spare key or the plastic key and see if it does the same thing .
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-10-2016, 08:37 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 741
Posted By H F
You can install the bracket with the top bolt in...

You can install the bracket with the top bolt in . Then take it to any weldiing shop . It's not that big of a deal to get it up on jack stands and weld it .

It does have a nut up there at the top...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-09-2016, 10:43 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 741
Posted By H F
No need to take the sub frame off .first time it...

No need to take the sub frame off .first time it happened , I did it on the drive way on jack stands . Second time on a lift ... Reckon you can do a claim how much is the dectable 500 . You can get...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-09-2016, 11:01 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 741
Posted By H F
OP the weld isn't what broke ,, its the aluminum...

OP the weld isn't what broke ,, its the aluminum plate that snapped in half . Actually it's very common due to the the low slung stance . In some cases that's all that happens is the weld that...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-02-2016, 05:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 442
Posted By H F
After 9/05 the micro power module (MPM ) got...

After 9/05 the micro power module (MPM ) got integrated into the body gateway module (KGM) . thats why its greyed out on realoem . My guess on the blue connector is the PDC module .
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-30-2016, 08:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 416
Posted By H F
This is not correct . Sorry, but you're mechanic...

This is not correct . Sorry, but you're mechanic is mis informed . I agree with twh on this ..

Low battery will not open the sunroof . Most likely the button on the key fob has been pressed un...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-30-2016, 08:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 416
Posted By H F
Once the car fully enters into sleep mode the...

Once the car fully enters into sleep mode the light will shut off .
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-28-2016, 11:29 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 416
Posted By H F
Welcome to the forum .. Couple of simple things...

Welcome to the forum .. Couple of simple things to try . one the negative battery terminal has small thin cable . Its called the IBS cable . Disconnect the plug for that cable for a couple days and...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-26-2016, 11:14 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 256
Posted By H F
OP ,, do you have double vanos ? if so you need...

OP ,, do you have double vanos ? if so you need to remove the vanos to get to the top bolts that go thru the head to the top timing cover bolts . you will need a jig to reinstall the vanos .

Also...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 06-23-2016, 02:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,910
Posted By H F
Thasts an easy fix guys and its not the sub...

Thasts an easy fix guys and its not the sub frame thats broken . alls that needs to be done is make up a new bracket and weld it . Get an aluminum piece fab up an exact copy of the original and weld...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-23-2016, 12:45 AM
Replies: 150
Views: 11,071
Posted By H F
Wouldn't worry about it too much TX ,, it can be...

Wouldn't worry about it too much TX ,, it can be noisy for a long time before she blows .. You'll know when its time , when you turn it on , and all it will do is blow out like a hot flame :flame:...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-23-2016, 12:26 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 275
Posted By H F
I think the lower hose sensor controls the fan .....

I think the lower hose sensor controls the fan .. Might want to check the plug wires and prongs on the sensor ..
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-22-2016, 04:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 275
Posted By H F
Welcome to the forum. Did youth have the...

Welcome to the forum.

Did youth have the fan issue before you replaced the hoses and sensors ?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-20-2016, 07:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 574
Posted By H F
First welcome to the forum .. Thing to do is rule...

First welcome to the forum .. Thing to do is rule out out the battery and alternator , make sure the charging system is in good working order . Sounds to me like the typical faulty alternator...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-19-2016, 11:39 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,413
Posted By H F
Here is a good video on burnishing a set of pads...

Here is a good video on burnishing a set of pads . If re bedding the pads don't do it , tie rods are good , it can possibly be a bad wheel bearing that causing the high speed vibration

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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-19-2016, 11:21 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 7,395
Posted By H F
Try putting on a plastic washer and a lock nut ,...

Try putting on a plastic washer and a lock nut , loose not tight with a little slack .. Also some dry lubricant like graphite . Where the metal contact points rub against each other . I think it...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-19-2016, 11:07 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 287
Posted By H F
Yes it's all related . The car is letting you...

Yes it's all related . The car is letting you know something is up . There are a few things that can throw an emissions warning on the Idrive . Getting the codes pulled will give you an answer to...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-18-2016, 06:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 287
Posted By H F
Don't waste your time disconnecting the battery...

Don't waste your time disconnecting the battery .. The first thing to find out is what error code is present ... Then go from there ,, It could be as simple as replacing a thermostat ..
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 06-18-2016, 12:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 350
Posted By H F
Here is a check control symbols pdf I have on...

Here is a check control symbols pdf I have on file ..
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