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  1. X5 E53 (1999 - 2006)
    OK, I just finished with a front end replacement on my X5. All new ball joints, tie rods, control arms, etc. Along the way, I noticed that the CV boots on the drivers side were torn and joints worn, so I went ahead and replaced both inner and outer joints. Put it all back together, put a...
  2. X5 E53 (1999 - 2006)
    I bought a 2005 X5 4.4 automatic from a auction that needs help. 1.Main problem is the 4+4 on the dash comes on when the rear diff slips and it says DSC 4+4 NON ACTIVE ON THE DASH BELOW THE GAUGES AND FEELS REALLY UNSTABLE WHEN IT DOES THAT AND THE SPEDO DROPS TO 0 AND SLOWLY COMES BACK TO...
  3. E46 (1999 - 2006)
    Hey everyone, Brand new to this Forum and just purchased my first BMW. Need to iron out a few issues since I bought it used... After initial inspection while changing the oil, I noticed the front right CV boot is completely torn in half along the diameter of the convolutes. By the looks of...
  4. 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001)
    Hi, I am in the process of replacing my upper oil pan. In order to do this, according to the TIS, and the general lack of room, I need to lower the front axle support by about 60mm. The TIS states: Unfasten front axle support from engine support and lower approx. 60 mm. I am aware I need to...
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