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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) Today, 06:15 PM
Replies: 3
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Posted By banglenot
Read "so you just bought an e60", above.

Read "so you just bought an e60", above.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) Today, 12:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 164
Posted By banglenot
Yeah, this one has been documented a few times. ...

Yeah, this one has been documented a few times. Some said dirt/crap in the fluid; some said it was some sort of organic growth in the fluid.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) Today, 12:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 215
Posted By banglenot
Ask him specifically where it is. Or go look.

Ask him specifically where it is. Or go look.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) Today, 12:32 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 117
Posted By banglenot
Various air mass codes. First, clear the...

Various air mass codes.

First, clear the codes and take a drive to see if they come back (are consistent, new and not historical holdovers).

If they do, check to make sure your MAF sensor is...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) Today, 05:37 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 146
Posted By banglenot
Holy crap. Congrats on being willing to work on...

Holy crap. Congrats on being willing to work on a rolling computer system that's been burned and flooded. And flooded while being burned, at that.

The fire makes all the wiring on the left side...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) Today, 04:38 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 142
Posted By banglenot
Check the BMW codes to see if it gets more...

Check the BMW codes to see if it gets more specific. Also possible that the filter in the PS fluid reservoir is clogging up, but that doesn't happen often. After that, recommend you have a...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) Today, 04:32 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 215
Posted By banglenot
Sorry, no experience with that. Anyone else?

Sorry, no experience with that. Anyone else?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) Today, 04:30 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 231
Posted By banglenot
Jesus_Walks? Must have bought an E60....:angel: ...

Jesus_Walks? Must have bought an E60....:angel:

Anyway, who can tell? The water pump is a pretty well known fail. Take a look at "so you just bought an E60" in the top stickys for the possible...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) Today, 04:22 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 281
Posted By banglenot
Unlikely.

Unlikely.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) Today, 04:18 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 13,261
Posted By banglenot
That said, even a standard OBD reader is ~$100 or...

That said, even a standard OBD reader is ~$100 or so, without being able to read the BMW codes. I'd recommend buying the BMWhat package and getting it over with.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 08:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 130
Posted By banglenot
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/forumdisplay.php?...

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/forumdisplay.php?f=154
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 08:54 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 164
Posted By banglenot
Replace them both. Colors might not match. ...

Replace them both. Colors might not match.

Also, they're easily available for $50 each at various online locations. Last time I looked, some even had varied color temps to offer. Google for...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 08:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 130
Posted By banglenot
kc, you also might do better to check the diesel...

kc, you also might do better to check the diesel forum. More folks with diesels over there.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 06:17 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 215
Posted By banglenot
Read this for some discussion on the DD,...

Read this for some discussion on the DD, specifically the pump block failure.

Also a DIY fix that may or may not apply to you.
...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 06:13 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 191
Posted By banglenot
For the same price range as a store bought OBD...

For the same price range as a store bought OBD scanner, you can get BMWhat for your phone that'll cover the several hundred BMW specific codes, as well as clear them and many other functions. OBD...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 06:02 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 216
Posted By banglenot
Nice work. You should put it in the DIY thread...

Nice work. You should put it in the DIY thread when you're finished. Be easier for folks to find later on.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-30-2014, 03:39 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 123
Posted By banglenot
Dig through this. ...

Dig through this.

http://www.bmw-planet.com/diagrams/release/en/e60e61/index.htm

Good luck
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-30-2014, 03:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 196
Posted By banglenot
Meh. No big deal. Replacement covers are...

Meh. No big deal. Replacement covers are available from used/recycled BMW parts companies. You can also get them from various new parts companies. But, since they're under the car, you don't care...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-30-2014, 11:36 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 199
Posted By banglenot
+1. Good place to begin. Let us know if it fixes...

+1. Good place to begin. Let us know if it fixes the problem, and don't let anyone tell you "lifetime fill". It's not. New fluid/filter and the latest transmission software level are pretty well...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-30-2014, 05:25 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 110
Posted By banglenot
Wiring system: ...

Wiring system:

http://www.bmw-planet.com/diagrams/release/en/e60e61/index.htm

It's a bit funky to use, but it'll take you there.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-29-2014, 06:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 217
Posted By banglenot
http://www.ivini-apps.com/apps_detail_bmwhat_iphon...

http://www.ivini-apps.com/apps_detail_bmwhat_iphone.html
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-29-2014, 05:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 297
Posted By banglenot
Since you flushed the fluid without resolution,...

Since you flushed the fluid without resolution, read this for some discussion on the DD. Also a DIY fix that may or may not apply to you.
...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-29-2014, 11:43 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 285
Posted By banglenot
Well, there's always this... ...

Well, there's always this...

http://millionairecarclub.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/05/best-shooting-game-1.jpg
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-28-2014, 04:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 343
Posted By banglenot
Zimmermans and Akebonos, then. Read: ...

Zimmermans and Akebonos, then.

Read: http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=792677

Cheers
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 08-28-2014, 12:29 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 29,142
Posted By banglenot
Wrong place to get specifics answered.

Wrong place to get specifics answered.
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