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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-15-2020, 06:10 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 933
Posted By bagman52
And it is out. Now to decide if i want to mess...

And it is out. Now to decide if i want to mess with changing the pump seals or take it to a shop....
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-15-2020, 01:32 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 933
Posted By bagman52
I was going to the filter pan back before...

I was going to the filter pan back before lowering.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-15-2020, 12:48 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 933
Posted By bagman52
I was planning on removing the mechatronic unit...

I was planning on removing the mechatronic unit before I take the transmission out to lighten the transmission and I plan on installing zip kit and new solenoids. Any reason I should not remove it...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-14-2020, 08:22 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 933
Posted By bagman52
Making progress... Exhaust removed Panels...

Making progress...

Exhaust removed
Panels removed
Drive shaft removed
Torque converter unbolted

Should have the transmission out tomorrow before lunch. Fingers crossed.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-07-2020, 10:15 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 170
Posted By bagman52
08 528i Valve Cover Replacement - what else should I tackle?

211K miles on the car. Replacing valve cover with new BMW part. Already did plugs and coils. Anything else I should replace while I am at it? I was thinking of proactively replacing manifold...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-23-2020, 03:56 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 933
Posted By bagman52
I will add the block of wood. I have 22" of...

I will add the block of wood. I have 22" of clearance. Is that enough to slide the transmission out? Also, where do you check for leve, across the bottom of the rocker panel at center of car?
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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-23-2020, 03:04 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 933
Posted By bagman52
Do you think the puck will spilt? And how do I...

Do you think the puck will spilt? And how do I rotate pics?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-16-2020, 01:51 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 933
Posted By bagman52
Garage cleaned out and car in place. Plan to use...

Garage cleaned out and car in place. Plan to use four of these 24" 6 ton Pittsburg jack stands. Opinions on whether this will provide sufficient clearance to remove transmission?
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-06-2020, 08:44 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 933
Posted By bagman52
I am out of town until mid next week but next...

I am out of town until mid next week but next weekend I plan on putting it way up on jacks and confirming source of leak. Pretty sure it is the pump and have decided, what the heck, why not yank the...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-03-2020, 07:53 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 933
Posted By bagman52
Pretty sure it is the pump. Check video. No...

Pretty sure it is the pump. Check video. No leak at pan or mechtronic sleeve.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ggsvuVejxJI
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-02-2020, 07:37 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 933
Posted By bagman52
05 525i Do I Say Goodbye?

Car has 200K miles. Transmission is leaking, could be pump or something else. Shop estimating $1500 to $2K depending on what they find. With full fluid transmission is working fine but in about a...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-26-2020, 01:35 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 91
Posted By bagman52
05 525i Transmission Leak

Front seal? Transmission is throwing alerts and not shifting. Notices oil by left front wheel. Took video to see if anyone could tell if this was from a seal. Thanks,
https://youtu.be/ggsvuVejxJI
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 01-25-2020, 07:33 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 6,255
Posted By bagman52
2nd owner but got the car with 27K miles. So I...

2nd owner but got the car with 27K miles. So I am pretty sure all are original. Yes there is noise which started around 90K but had no funds to do the job.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 01-25-2020, 05:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 369
Posted By bagman52
Here is the raw video of the removal. Install...

Here is the raw video of the removal. Install was just the reverse.

https://youtu.be/6YJQj1-tmEs
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 01-25-2020, 04:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 369
Posted By bagman52
Fix was to replace the expansion tank which came...

Fix was to replace the expansion tank which came with a new level sensor. The tank has what I think is a float inside that the sensor must read and that was no longer working (8 years and 100K...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 01-25-2020, 01:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 369
Posted By bagman52
Bleed did not fix it. Is there an internal...

Bleed did not fix it. Is there an internal component on the expansion tank that works with the level sensor. If so I am wondering if that is what has failed.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 01-25-2020, 12:37 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 6,255
Posted By bagman52
2012 528i with 103K. Going schedule timing chain...

2012 528i with 103K. Going schedule timing chain in the next 30 days.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 01-25-2020, 11:02 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 369
Posted By bagman52
2012 528i Coolant Level Low (FIXED)

I was getting low level control message but level was fine.

Just replaced coolant level sensor with BMW part. Part that came out was grey with black plastic sleeve. New one is blue all plastic...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-20-2020, 03:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 579
Posted By bagman52
My 08 528i engine is a N52N. Production month...

My 08 528i engine is a N52N. Production month 4/2008. It has a black engine cover.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-19-2020, 02:45 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 821
Posted By bagman52
Fixed and fixed. Roughness was caused by bad...

Fixed and fixed. Roughness was caused by bad coil on number 5 cylinder. Carly finally displayed the misfire code. Bought new NGK 1208 plugs and a new BOSCH coil. I am going to replace the rest of...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-19-2020, 10:43 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 821
Posted By bagman52
Found this and at 4:52 it looks like mine but...

Found this and at 4:52 it looks like mine but without the leak. I am thinking I need a new line.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OznkgzzFmGI
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-19-2020, 10:24 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 821
Posted By bagman52
Plugs looked all the same so I started looking at...

Plugs looked all the same so I started looking at intake and fuel and came across this. Not sure if this is my issue but sure is a problem and a fire hazard.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-19-2020, 07:33 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 821
Posted By bagman52
Oil level is good, ~5K miles since changed. ...

Oil level is good, ~5K miles since changed. Carly only reported 002DED but engine symbol is illuminated but no control messages. So far coil tubes are clear 1-5 need to get 6 out still. BOSCH coil...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-19-2020, 06:38 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 821
Posted By bagman52
Thanks sherdep. Looks like we have pretty much...

Thanks sherdep. Looks like we have pretty much the same car. I am hoping it is the oil getting into the coil. I will dig into it today. Did you by chance hear the sound at the end of the revving...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 01-18-2020, 09:59 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 821
Posted By bagman52
Sorry about that. It was to be published at 12PM...

Sorry about that. It was to be published at 12PM central so it should be viewable to a minute.
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