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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-12-2014, 05:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 675
Posted By racooper3
I have not had this High Battery Drain in a...

I have not had this High Battery Drain in a really long time. Drive my care daily and it has been at least 2 years since seeing this error. Got back to Airport parking lot after 2 day trip and got...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-12-2014, 05:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 675
Posted By racooper3
Where are the BMW pdf documents coming from. I...

Where are the BMW pdf documents coming from. I had the CAS document from 2 year ago issue, but didn't recall where I got it. Can you all reference the location for these. or PM the link for them. ...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-29-2014, 05:00 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,611
Posted By racooper3
I have the Akebono and Zimmerman rotors all...

I have the Akebono and Zimmerman rotors all around. I have been driving this setup on my past e39 with 210K miles and now my e60 with 99K miles has them. They really do bite pretty good and don't...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-29-2014, 04:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 949
Posted By racooper3
I got the cylinder 8 after I found the trick. ...

I got the cylinder 8 after I found the trick. You have to undo the nut for the plastic cover over the Positive battery cable and move it out of the way. That will give you a bit more room to wiggle...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-29-2014, 03:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 148
Posted By racooper3
Thanks for the video. 1 thru 7 were easy. 4 I...

Thanks for the video. 1 thru 7 were easy. 4 I had to undo the AC lines and move them a bit. On 8 I found a comment on another forum site and you have to remove the plastic cover over the positive...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-29-2014, 01:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 949
Posted By racooper3
I am doing this job now and trying to get to...

I am doing this job now and trying to get to Cylinder 8 coil and plug. Strut tower is in the way. Anyone do this job? How did you get Cylinder 8 coil and plug out without lowering the engine 2...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-29-2014, 01:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 148
Posted By racooper3
Help... 545 and trying to change cyl 8 spark plug

Is there anyone out there who has been able to change cylinder 8 spark plug without dropping the engine. I am having a very difficult time with cylinder 8 due to the strut tower. I don't see how...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-15-2014, 03:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,539
Posted By racooper3
The lawyer warning can be turned off via INPA I...

The lawyer warning can be turned off via INPA I seem to recall reading on another thread.

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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-10-2014, 06:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 275
Posted By racooper3
did you do a reset? with car running, push both...

did you do a reset? with car running, push both eject buttons and then the volume button. That will reset the CIC.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-10-2014, 06:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 449
Posted By racooper3
Not covered under CPO. If you have the Maint to...

Not covered under CPO. If you have the Maint to 100K then you are covered. The VCG job at dealer is outrageous. Wherever you have oil like that you'll want to change the tubes too. The o-rings...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-09-2014, 09:52 PM
Replies: 157
Views: 14,055
Posted By racooper3
All are affected. Look for one that has new seals...

All are affected. Look for one that has new seals already.

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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-25-2014, 09:28 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 657
Posted By racooper3
Ditto

Ditto
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-25-2014, 09:26 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 293
Posted By racooper3
I confirmed with my local BMW dealer. Design...

I confirmed with my local BMW dealer. Design change. Hose not needed. I didn't understand why anyone would want the oil to leak onto the engine so I just reused the old caps and changed spring and...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-25-2014, 05:58 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,028
Posted By racooper3
OP, According to what I have read the German Euro...

OP, According to what I have read the German Euro Blend that is imported into US has better heat shearing life. It tends to old up better and retain the viscosity over life of your oil. I go 7500...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-25-2014, 05:50 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,301
Posted By racooper3
I am assuming the OP used Castrol 0W40 European...

I am assuming the OP used Castrol 0W40 European Blend (Germany). I have been using the Castrol 0w30 Euro blend (Germany) and no issues. I was wondering in addition to the the lower noises at...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-28-2014, 08:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 921
Posted By racooper3
+1 on Zimmerman rotors from autohausaz

+1 on Zimmerman rotors from autohausaz
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 06-25-2014, 08:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 271
Posted By racooper3
Help on DIS Sent from BimmerApp mobile app

Help on DIS

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Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 05-31-2014, 07:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 271
Posted By racooper3
Is there anyone who can help a bimmer brother...

Is there anyone who can help a bimmer brother out? BUMP
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-31-2014, 06:47 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,272
Posted By racooper3
Anyone using DIS with USB Cable

I see a lot of folks using INPA and I have actually pulled some errors from some modules with INPA, albeit in German :mad: . I was wondering if there is anyone out there using DIS v57 on their E60 or...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 05-30-2014, 08:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 271
Posted By racooper3
Question Feedback on using DIS and INPA

I see a lot of folks using INPA and I have actually pulled some errors from some modules with INPA, albeit in German :mad: . I was wondering if there is anyone out there using DIS v57 on their E60...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-19-2014, 08:59 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 4,277
Posted By racooper3
I don't have smoke issue yet but I am starting to...

I don't have smoke issue yet but I am starting to hate BMW v8 engineering. The fact that a competent BMW company tech can't tell us how best to solve this issue. I saw diagram at dealer where CCV...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 05-19-2014, 07:01 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,416
Posted By racooper3
Okay... I think I am at this point in the...

Okay... I think I am at this point in the software install process. The 52.0 link didn't include all the .ipo files needed from a previous version load. Found this thread and the symptoms are...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 05-18-2014, 07:40 PM
Replies: 16
All BMWs SP-Daten v50.2
Views: 8,281
Posted By racooper3
Firefox Yes, Norton > disabled now. Thanks...

Firefox
Yes, Norton > disabled now.
Thanks for the PM Shawn. Next time you hear from me I'll will have connected to my car.

Bob
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 05-18-2014, 05:54 PM
Replies: 16
All BMWs SP-Daten v50.2
Views: 8,281
Posted By racooper3
Anyone figure out how to get past this error. I...

Anyone figure out how to get past this error. I have tried all afternoon to download the e60.rar. I get as high as 90% and it just dies. I have tried have a dozen times. I have 50MB FiOS internet...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-14-2014, 09:24 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 7,839
Posted By racooper3
How can we not lose the pics you made for the...

How can we not lose the pics you made for the rebuild thread. I'll contact the forum owner/moderator to see if he has suggestion. I don't want to lose anything schpenxel has posted.

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