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  1. E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    So i have found a BMW e60 520 with a 2200cc m54 engine with 229.000 kilometres in a good condition is it worth it to buy it?
  2. E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    So I bought a used 05 530i a few months ago and have been hearing this odd noise coming from either inside or in front of the dash on the passenger side. Symptoms: A noise that is hard to describe. It sounds like if a buzzing, a humming and a ticking noise were all mixed together. Maybe throw...
  3. E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    This is my first post on any forums lol so bare with me… I have a 2005 bmw 545i 4.4 v8. about 1 year ago it started running rough, leaking oil from everywhere 😂 it got to the point I had to park it, until I could fix it (the car ran and drove into the garage) it sat for 6-8 months after...
  4. E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    Hey Guys, I hope you're all having a good week so far. I'm relatively new to the forum. I've a 2006 BMW 530i, E60 and have been looking into changing my headlight assemblies. Was wondering if any of you had any suggestions as far as what worked for you because there's a ton of options out there...
  5. E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    Hello guys. Buy a bmw 545 at a low cost, but with a long to-do list. I own a 2007 E63 M6 and have now purchased a 2004 E60 545i I want to start getting details. I have ISTA+ and INPA to be able to see the error codes. There are at least 30 errors that are not removed by deleting them. The...
  6. E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    While I’m driving on the highway between 60-80mph and I try to pass Someone on the highway by pressing down on the gas a little more my car just bogs up and goes in to limp mode does anyone know why?
  7. E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    Hello all, pretty much as the title goes I’ve heard one is Good for daily driving and ones good with performance. Personally looking for a car in the near future with a bit of a “you get in and it’s a beast to drive” type of feeling what are you fold recommendations? (It can be non German cars...
  8. General BMW Questions
    Hello all, Just had a question that may sound similar to another question I previously asked but I’ve been Fascinated by the world of bmw and preferring to stay team German (or American I guess too, never tried JDM though) what are some good upgrade options from a 07 525i. I love this car...
  9. E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    Hello everyone, When it goes down the whole lamp goes out, including the indicators, but the red lights on the side of the rear lamp work. The first time it happened I was a good 20 km from home, when it warned me that my rear light is fucked I turned around, called my mechanic etc, but a...
  10. 5 Series
    I’ve had my 2008 550i for about 8 months now, after the first month I sent it in the shop for some preventative maintenance and because my alternator went out. After that first month I’ve had to deal with limp mode and dtc malfunctions every single week. It keeps throwing up throttle position...
  11. E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    Hi guys! I recently bought an 545i. I wanted to change something in the Idrive. Such as welcome lights and change somethings with the heating. But everytime I try changing something in the settings it changes back in like a half second. You can actually see the check mark appear and later get...
  12. E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    Hello i am looking for a V8 powered BMW with a manual if possible for under 15k that is mildly reliable. I have looked into the 550i and the 545 and they seem to both be a pretty penny to maintain. what would be your suggestion for a good V8 decently reliable and cheap BMW
  13. E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    I have a problem with bmw 535d e60 2008 automatic 286ps. The power comes late when I give it, and something takes the power. We checked them all there is nothing left that is not in order. In the car does not turn on any light, only on the service computer does it detect the dpf and dpf sensor...
  14. E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    Hey guys new to the bimmer world just bought a 2007 550I was wondering if i could turn it into a drift car? Or should i swap the engine and what should i do to it im new to the whole drift scene too bit ive always felt that it was in my blood to drift i cam drift my lil chevy cruze lmao but can...
  15. E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    Hello everyone! I decided that I needed to buy the first car and now I watching this BMW and the price is very good as in my country. I inspected this BMW yesterday, which was very surprising that the engine and turbo were not lubricated(oiled) and timing chain in my ears is still alive. On the...
  16. E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    Hello, I recently acquired a 2007 BMW 525xi (93,200 miles). The 4x4 AWD, DSC, ABS, EMERG EBV has malfunctioned. The 4x4, Brake, ABS, DSC lights are on. I did the following in an attempt to fix this: 1. Did a bench test on transfer case actuator and it still works. I replaced the worm gear...
  17. 5 Series
    Okay so I had oyster base seats in my 2010 e60 n52n And brown memory seats in my 2008 e60 n54 I wanted to swap the two so they would look better . Everything bolted right up in the 2010 but my front seats are not working (the memory ones ) in the 2010 that HAD base seats the passenger side...
  18. E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    Hey guys I own this 2008 e60 528xi with 160k and I have a serious issue my car has a p0015 code and it’s overheating. For the p0015 i changed the solenoids but nothing changed the code came after I cleared it, so I want to know what else comes with this code so I address the issue and for the...
  19. E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    Hey there, So I have a 2004 545i with 206k miles on it. The car has a few issues with abs and air bag, but the most annoying is that the AC is not working. The motor will blow but it is hot air. Hooked gauges up, no fluctuation, so I'm pretty sure the compressor isn't working. Pulled up INPA and...
  20. 5 Series DIY
    I recently did the valve stem seals, coolant transfer pipe and refreshed all the coolant hoses since I think they were all original. I used Rein hoses, not OEM. Took a 1500 mile road trip, no problems. Today, coming out of work, big puddle under the front of the car. Filled it with water, got...
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