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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-25-2014, 03:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 524
Posted By Thirdy
d/p

d/p
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-25-2014, 08:44 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,272
Posted By Thirdy
Is there any downside of doing the DPF...

Is there any downside of doing the DPF regeneration frequently ? I can actually force regeneration whenever I want using a diagnostic tool.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-25-2014, 07:51 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 361
Posted By Thirdy
now this will be another reason for me to go...

now this will be another reason for me to go under my car. Thanks for letting us informed. I will be checking on this since I already had my nox sensor replaced a month ago when I had the check...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 08-20-2014, 03:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 502
Posted By Thirdy
lol.... you just bought an almost $80K car and...

lol.... you just bought an almost $80K car and you did this :rofl::rofl::rofl:
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-20-2014, 02:59 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 279
Posted By Thirdy
what year is your x5? Is it ccc, cic or nbt based...

what year is your x5? Is it ccc, cic or nbt based navigation? Check with shawnsheridan

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=777905
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-14-2014, 07:08 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 320
Posted By Thirdy
http://www.amazon.com/Bell-Automotive-22-1-46230-8...

http://www.amazon.com/Bell-Automotive-22-1-46230-8-Adjustable-Mounting/dp/B0013HP98C

This is what I installed on my X5. There are two spots on the underside of the bumper for the 2 self tapping...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-13-2014, 05:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 258
Posted By Thirdy
e70 is listed on the link you provided. It should...

e70 is listed on the link you provided. It should fit.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-03-2014, 03:24 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,987
Posted By Thirdy
keep us updated. Thanks lp

keep us updated. Thanks lp
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-26-2014, 09:16 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 239
Posted By Thirdy
If you say "reset" are you referring to...

If you say "reset" are you referring to "re-flashing/re-programming" the control module or you just want to clear/delete any faults on the module?
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-25-2014, 11:10 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 708
Posted By Thirdy
lpcapital, are you trying to prevent ARD from...

lpcapital, are you trying to prevent ARD from replying/commenting by all those rules? LOL jk
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-17-2014, 04:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 508
Posted By Thirdy
Can't be done on CCC Idrive. Only on CIC Idrive

Can't be done on CCC Idrive. Only on CIC Idrive
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-06-2014, 10:44 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 345
Posted By Thirdy
dp

dp
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-19-2014, 04:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 520
Posted By Thirdy
I should have done that before on my e46 but I...

I should have done that before on my e46 but I changed the whole power steering reservoir as part of 80k mile maintenance. And since the reservoir has a filter inside that can't be replaced. But as...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-19-2014, 04:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 689
Posted By Thirdy
try to get a generic error code or "P" code from...

try to get a generic error code or "P" code from autozone if there is any then post it here, we might be able to interpret the code using BMW diagnostic software.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-09-2014, 11:35 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,293
Posted By Thirdy
most of the time the "incorrect diesel fluid"...

most of the time the "incorrect diesel fluid" error doesn't really mean system was filled with wrong DEF. It maybe because there's a problem with the SCR system.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-09-2014, 07:27 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 168
Posted By Thirdy
If you don't feel comfortable using non BMW...

If you don't feel comfortable using non BMW antifreeze then just get a BMW antifreeze. BMW antifreeze is concentrated so you still have to add distilled water to make it a 50/50 mix. Most aftermarket...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-24-2014, 09:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 296
Posted By Thirdy
most water pumps you will get will be...

most water pumps you will get will be remanufactured ones. Even those from the dealership. AFAIK. There's alot of X5 3.0 owners here where waterpumps went out at 50k-70k miles. My previous X5 3.0...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-11-2014, 11:07 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 561
Posted By Thirdy
check if the egr bracket recall has been done. As...

check if the egr bracket recall has been done. As far as I know cracked egr is a common problem and that's due to the recalled bracket.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-07-2014, 08:22 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 466
Posted By Thirdy
when I was running mine I had 4+ mbar at idle and...

when I was running mine I had 4+ mbar at idle and it varies but never 0
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-06-2014, 11:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 424
Posted By Thirdy
check this ...

check this


http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=672940
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-06-2014, 05:11 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 424
Posted By Thirdy
you have to modify your k+dcan cable for it to...

you have to modify your k+dcan cable for it to work with newer models. Your pin 7 & 8 are soldered together. For it to work on newer models those pins should be unsoldered. You can put a switch to...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 04-05-2014, 10:34 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 543
Posted By Thirdy
lpcapital, I hope it will work. Looking forward...

lpcapital, I hope it will work. Looking forward for the results. I am not going to question your intentions and the risk involve in being a guinea pig which will eventually benefit all diesel owners...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-04-2014, 08:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 466
Posted By Thirdy
identification then start vehicle test then when...

identification then start vehicle test then when the "control unit tree" appears listing all the available ecu's, highlight/click DDE. The ecu green color will turn to light gray. On the bottom click...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 03-27-2014, 06:25 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 5,900
Posted By Thirdy
I have an X5D and I visit this section once in a...

I have an X5D and I visit this section once in a while but since I see most of the postings are for sedans I just went back to the X5 section. Although once in a while I also read postings on this...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-24-2014, 01:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 301
Posted By Thirdy
Just curious why do you have to change the coils...

Just curious why do you have to change the coils too. Are they bad? I understand spark plugs needs to be replaced at some point even if it is not bad but with coils I am not sure.
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