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Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 03-31-2016, 09:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 650
Posted By TanjeeRides
Hi 80stech. Sorry for the delay lots going on...

Hi 80stech. Sorry for the delay lots going on over here. Anyway, there is a reverse drum inside the transmission that is known to fail or ware out. Sad part is, the drive train forward is good but...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 03-11-2016, 06:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 650
Posted By TanjeeRides
OK I saw that video by Bavauto a while back. I...

OK I saw that video by Bavauto a while back. I need to take a look at it again. I know when draining he had it high up I just did not see the fill portion of the deal.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 03-11-2016, 06:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 650
Posted By TanjeeRides
Thank you for that information. Is this something...

Thank you for that information. Is this something I can do by myself? Where is transmission fluid added on this car?
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 03-11-2016, 05:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 650
Posted By TanjeeRides
Thanks for your response 80stech no I have not...

Thanks for your response 80stech no I have not b/c you know with these cars they claim you don't have to. Do you think I should? Would that cause an inability to reverse on a hill. Bavauto said it...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 03-11-2016, 04:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 650
Posted By TanjeeRides
Slipping Transmission or Something Else?

Hello,

My transmission is not reversing up hills only. If on a hill in and putting the car in reverse I keep moving forward as if I am in drive. Odd thing is, on flat/level ground my transmission...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-16-2016, 10:50 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,380
Posted By TanjeeRides
I changed the positive cable ran it from the...

I changed the positive cable ran it from the trunk to the foot of the car but I will. Car drained in the snow we are having. Wish I could find the drain and stop it for good. My abs are turning into...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-15-2016, 04:06 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,308
Posted By TanjeeRides
Thank you. Awesome detailed videos.

Thank you. Awesome detailed videos.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-15-2016, 10:41 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,308
Posted By TanjeeRides
OK. Thank you. I was going to get it from BMW so...

OK. Thank you. I was going to get it from BMW so I can get an exact fit. After replacing the bowden cable under my hood which was supposed to be OEM I found it was not a perfect fit and left me in a...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-09-2016, 08:32 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,308
Posted By TanjeeRides
Thank you

Thank you
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-08-2016, 05:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 487
Posted By TanjeeRides
Thank you so much for the stunt. I'm thinking I'm...

Thank you so much for the stunt. I'm thinking I'm going to have to run the black batter cable to a location where I can reach the stunt otherwise going in the trunk non stop to access the battery is...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-05-2016, 03:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 487
Posted By TanjeeRides
Manufacturer Buyback!!!

This is some crap! So I purchased my car in 2012 and I never did a title check. I finally decided to sell it on E-bay. Well, the title cam back Manufacturer Buyback in 2004!!!! They removed my...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-02-2016, 01:21 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,308
Posted By TanjeeRides
I forgot to mention I bought my X5 four years ago...

I forgot to mention I bought my X5 four years ago as of June 2016.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-02-2016, 01:19 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,308
Posted By TanjeeRides
AJR1982 you read my mind and I was going to make...

AJR1982 you read my mind and I was going to make mention of that. I noticed cars in the north are more affordable than cars in the south even at dealers. So that must be it. I bought my 01 X5 4.4i...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-02-2016, 01:13 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,308
Posted By TanjeeRides
Thank you all.....I'm going to order the part and...

Thank you all.....I'm going to order the part and tackle the matter. Reaching across the car to release and open the driver's side is a bit much.

Do you guys find is suspicious for a 2007 X5 3si...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-01-2016, 03:50 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,308
Posted By TanjeeRides
I understand. I can do it... I just don't feel up...

I understand. I can do it... I just don't feel up to it mainly b/c of weather. It may have to be this way until I can get a warm enough day to stay out there and do it. I've done what I think to be...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-01-2016, 03:45 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,308
Posted By TanjeeRides
Oh no, I'm dreading doing this. I really, really...

Oh no, I'm dreading doing this. I really, really am. Glad you told me about the air bag really, really appreciated. I just don't feel like taking the door apart.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-01-2016, 03:21 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,308
Posted By TanjeeRides
Thanks. If I understand you correctly there is a...

Thanks. If I understand you correctly there is a POSSIBILITY that I may need to replace the entire handle? I'm thinking I can keep the handle cover....which is the color of my car.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-01-2016, 12:25 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,308
Posted By TanjeeRides
Yanking Door Open Any Ideas?

I have to yank my door handle very aggressively in the upward position to open it!! Sometimes I have the energy sometimes I don't. Any ideas if I need to replace the entire handle interior workings...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-27-2016, 10:07 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 428
Posted By TanjeeRides
I agree get the years out of the car if you can....

I agree get the years out of the car if you can. Some of this stuff you can do yourself as I have learned on this forum. See if it's a DIY job. The people here and Bimmerfest will help you get it...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-26-2016, 03:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 617
Posted By TanjeeRides
I had this problem. It was not lifting the car. I...

I had this problem. It was not lifting the car. I changed the fuse in the rear of the car and wahlah!!! Also there is a relay in the pump. It's hard to find. I have a 2001 X5 4.4i and the relay is...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-26-2016, 01:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 428
Posted By TanjeeRides
I bought mines three years ago for $6,000 with...

I bought mines three years ago for $6,000 with about 100,00 miles. The thing with trades you just have to make sure you get the full trade value taken off the new car. Truth is our cars are 15 years...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-24-2016, 03:58 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,775
Posted By TanjeeRides
Nice truck

Nice truck
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-23-2016, 11:13 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 781
Posted By TanjeeRides
Using the key is a quick fix but I will say try...

Using the key is a quick fix but I will say try to get the fob fixed so you can at least unlock the doors. I've read (don't know how true it is) these cars are not really made to use key as often as...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-23-2016, 10:44 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,380
Posted By TanjeeRides
ARD is 100% correct. That is a person who knows...

ARD is 100% correct. That is a person who knows what he is talking about. Those jumping points under the hood SOMETIMES just don't do the job.


I'm very hands on with the this car thanks to the...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-23-2016, 10:00 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,380
Posted By TanjeeRides
@RLW5 lmao are you calling me crazy?!!!! :rofl:...

@RLW5 lmao are you calling me crazy?!!!! :rofl: This is probably your first BWM so you have noooooo clue. I was right you have no experience with the E53 or probably the branding of the car as a...
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