Let's compare both BMW beasts in acceleration battle 0-200 km/h BMW X5 50i E70 with 407 hp (408 PS) stock and BMW 550i E60 with 367 hp (362 bhp) sotck, both BMW cars are really amazing to drive but one of them is faster, lets find out which one?
On May 23rd this year, I was trying to start my BMW e60. I just heard a buzzing sound in the engine bay and it wasn't cranking nor starting. I suspected that my starter was faulty.
On May 25th, I contacted a mechanic he told me to knock the starter or put the car in Neutral and push the...
I recently bought a BMW 550i E60 2006 and I've read abit about being able to flash the gearbox with Alpina software. So I was wondering first off is it safe to do? And if so, how do you do it? I've seen some videos on youtube on how to flash the gearbox but thats the Alpina B3...
I have had this error for a while and i would like to find out why i keep getting it and i'm not able to clear the code since it keeps coming back. The code is 94F6 SZL: Steering-column adjustment switch open/short circuit to positive. My steering column adjustment is manual. After...
Around a year ago my adaptive headlight control module had failed, it created a small fire inside the module box itself but no wires were burnt.
The failure itself had come from water getting into my driverside headlight.
Now I’ve added a new battery as well as a new headlight with no module in...
Good Day all!!! Here I would like to show you how to install the Oil pump, timing chain guides and tensioners, timing chain itself, lower timing cover, upper and lower pan ! How to replace rear crankshaft radial seal and the flywheel installation for automatic transmission ! More info in video...
Valvetronic system alouds your engine to reduce your “pumping” losses in low and mid range loads! From here you have more efficient fuel consumption and better emissions! This video’s purpose is to show you how my engine behaves with 0,3 mm minimum valve lift and 0,8 mm minimum valve lift! For...
Hi all 🤗 !!! I replaced the coolant expansion tank of my BMW e60 550i because of a crack inside the overflow drain line, that is common for N62B48 engine due to high operating coolant temperature apx. 110 deg C! Replacing of this tank is not hard to DIY and I want to show you how to do it just...
On bmw e60 530i 2004 I got "Speedometer display malfunction" error showing up every time I start ignition and my digital speedometer always shows some number like 10-20km/h even car not moving. I suspect that this affect my fuel consumption numbers.
What I hate tried to update DATEN...
Hello I own a 2005 BMW 525i. One day while driving on the Idrive system a message popped up about a dynamic drive malfunction. Also an image on the on the drivers cluster showed a car rocking to one side with an exclamation point. I have already checked the power steering fluid. Any suggestions?
i am so happy to join you guys. i am automobile technician, while i have computer hardware education preferably i work on electrical problems. i want to say a funny story with almost complete expelenation about e60 power window system. while i need some help also.
i have a bmw...
I recently bought my '06 523i N52 RHD SE. Mine has had 16" hideous style 134s and the previous owner has swapped them for more stylish 18" style 252s. He has purchased the new alloys along with tires in them. Here's the problem I have now.
When my car sits on a flat ground the rear is...
Trunk button inside cabin & key fob wasn't working, so I fixed the wiring in the trunk loom now everything works except:
Trunk light stays on when trunk is closed (iDrive gives error that trunk is open; annoying)
Trunk latch doesn't work
car doesn't chirp when locking (unlocking works)
Rims (18's) offsets are:
I have 20mm spacers & 15mm spacers
Final offset for 15mm spacers would be:
Final offset for 20mm spacers would be:
What setup would be safe to use? or should I mix them, 15mm spacers for the Front and 20mm spacers for the rear ?
Not sure if this DIY fix has been posted here already, but i thought i'd share, since we all can relate and its rather easy to do, and better than putting tape on it.
I've noticed when I turn on my Autio headlight switch, the green light now blinks and lights dont move when turning the wheel.
Only thing i've done to the car before that, was i unplugged my fog light because the housing had came loose, other than that, i've haven't messed with anything. Been...