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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 08:15 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 338
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There is most likely nothing wrong with your key,...

There is most likely nothing wrong with your key, the CAS & EWS just need to be synced. Beware of people doing programming like this, as one member just got taken for 500.00. The key can only be made...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 / F03 / F04 (2008 - 2015) Yesterday, 04:46 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 110
Posted By HerbP
Not sure if your car shows the engine coolant...

Not sure if your car shows the engine coolant temp, or the engine oil temp on the cluster. It sounds like your cooling fan is starting to fail, & is not running properly once the engine temp is up to...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 04:40 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 88
Posted By HerbP
There is no sense in creating new threads when...

There is no sense in creating new threads when you have one started stating the same problem. If you read the replies, you would see the answer to the problem.
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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 04:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 120
Posted By HerbP
Crawl under the car & look at the control arms,...

Crawl under the car & look at the control arms, There are rubber bushings in both ends that will start to crack when they start going bad. The lower control arms usually fail at around 80 to 100k, &...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 07:39 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 338
Posted By HerbP
N8A is the aerial transmitter for the CAS & Key....

N8A is the aerial transmitter for the CAS & Key. It is located on the very bottom part of the steering wheel, in a black plastic box. The more I read, you need to sync the CAS.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 07:24 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 338
Posted By HerbP
It sounds like you need to sync the CAS/EWS so...

It sounds like you need to sync the CAS/EWS so the car will start. You possibly triggered the theft fault while having all of the modules disconnected while the dash was out. All of the modules &...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 07-02-2020, 08:03 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 338
Posted By HerbP
Fuse 29 should power the OBD2 socket, in the same...

Fuse 29 should power the OBD2 socket, in the same fuse panel.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 07-02-2020, 07:33 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 338
Posted By HerbP
Check fuse F13 in the rear of the glove box fuse...

Check fuse F13 in the rear of the glove box fuse panel, It should be the 4th one from the top right. It supplies power to the KOMBI, which is the dash power for instruments. Also check fuse 7 & 15 in...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 07-02-2020, 06:52 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 338
Posted By HerbP
Here is the BMW shop manual, with all the...

Here is the BMW shop manual, with all the electrical diagrams & repair guides to work from. This will help you trace the wiring harness looking for the voltage issue. The key & CAS are a set, & must...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 07-02-2020, 06:47 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 338
Posted By HerbP
You will need INPA, DIS, or ISTA+ to read the...

You will need INPA, DIS, or ISTA+ to read the module in the car. ISTA is the latest software platform that BMW uses. Without taking the car to someone that has the proper software, it will be hard to...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 07-02-2020, 12:36 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 338
Posted By HerbP
Did you change the CAS module, or why was the...

Did you change the CAS module, or why was the dash removed?
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 07-01-2020, 07:07 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 338
Posted By HerbP
There is an antenna under the steering wheel that...

There is an antenna under the steering wheel that reads the key. Since the Kombi is not working properly, it sounds like something was left unplugged, or came loose while putting the dash back...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 07-01-2020, 07:01 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 88
Posted By HerbP
The differential pressure sensor is located on...

The differential pressure sensor is located on the rear of the engine.
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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 07-01-2020, 06:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 218
Posted By HerbP
The reason I asked if you had changed the...

The reason I asked if you had changed the alternator, I wanted to make sure it was not a rebuilt model from a local parts store, as they rarely work properly. I am not sure if the Valeo VR would fit...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 06-30-2020, 07:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 218
Posted By HerbP
What kind of VR did you install, one from a local...

What kind of VR did you install, one from a local parts store, or the correct one? The reason I say this is our cars do not play nice with cheap aftermarket electronics. The valve block is located...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 / F03 / F04 (2008 - 2015) 06-30-2020, 05:49 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 162
Posted By HerbP
You could have a bad amp, or CIC unit? You can...

You could have a bad amp, or CIC unit? You can use a lollipop to bypass the optical loops to see what unit might be your problem. Just Google BMW lollipop.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 / F03 / F04 (2008 - 2015) 06-30-2020, 05:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 157
Posted By HerbP
The battery voltage needs to be above 12 volts...

The battery voltage needs to be above 12 volts with the lights on, & the engine off. Charge the battery at the jump terminal under the hood.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 06-30-2020, 05:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 218
Posted By HerbP
This is usually caused by the Voltage Regulator...

This is usually caused by the Voltage Regulator when it starts to fail. This usually happens after a 15 to 20 minute drive, & will clear itself. The voltage regulator can be purchased seperately...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 06-30-2020, 05:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 177
Posted By HerbP
This code can be cause by several items. The BSD...

This code can be cause by several items. The BSD line is usually the green wire coming off of the alternator, that tells the DME how much voltage the alternator is putting out. Have you worked on or...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 / F03 / F04 (2008 - 2015) 06-29-2020, 07:29 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 148
Posted By HerbP
The AUC sensor only recirculates the air in the...

The AUC sensor only recirculates the air in the cabin automatically when needed, to keep outside odors out of the cabin. It sounds like you may have a problem with the module that controls the fan...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 06-28-2020, 07:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,815
Posted By HerbP
I would drain the fluid & put fresh fluid in for...

I would drain the fluid & put fresh fluid in for a few months, after that change the fluid & filter. This way the new fluid will not shock the system, & cause new problems. If there is clutch damage,...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 06-27-2020, 03:04 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 127
Posted By HerbP
This sounds like you could have a bad battery,...

This sounds like you could have a bad battery, causing the airbag warnings. It sounds crazy, but our cars while do this when there is a bad cell in the battery. The fault will need to be cleared...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 06-26-2020, 06:31 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 542
Posted By HerbP
I would look to see if you can get that piece...

I would look to see if you can get that piece loose from the Mechatronic body. If you can, you could get another Mechatronic unit, then replace the broken part. Be careful with who you might pic, as...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 / F03 / F04 (2008 - 2015) 06-25-2020, 11:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 343
Posted By HerbP
That sounds like a turbo wastegate problem.

That sounds like a turbo wastegate problem.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 06-25-2020, 11:46 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 542
Posted By HerbP
That plate is part of the Mechatronic unit & is...

That plate is part of the Mechatronic unit & is not sold separately? I could be wrong, but I think I am correct. If the plate is damaged, your mechanic jammed the valve body back in without lining up...
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