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  1. E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    Hey Does anyone know how to reset the ram back up? I tried it in INPA, but I can only delete the adaptations. I can't find the point for the RAM backup. Many thanks and best regards
  2. 5 Series
    2005 545i, I think it’s the starter but it doesn’t seem to be bad in terms of getting the car started. when I start my after after going to the store or after I shut it off it has a whirring sound and sometimes almost like a clunk ( hard to explain the sound ) this only happens on starts after...
  3. E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    2005 545i, I think it’s the starter but it doesn’t seem to be bad in terms of getting the car started. when I start my after after going to the store or after I shut it off it has a whirring sound and sometimes almost like a clunk ( hard to explain the sound ) this only happens on starts after...
  4. E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    I’ve noticed pictures on the N62 there is a wire that connects to the front of the throttle body but mine doesn’t have that. any reasons ??
  5. E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    I just replaced the thermostat in my BMW 545i ( N62 ) I opened the throttle body and there was what looked to be oil that coated the inside of the intake and a little drip behind the throttle body plate at the front. replaced the valve stem seals and calve cover gaskets last august so they...
  6. 5 Series
    Engine light came on today and I got code P0128. should I replace just the thermostat Temp sensor or should I change more or less.
  7. 5 Series
    N62 V8 Rough idle on initial cold start up and stops after a few seconds and only on cold starts. car isn’t throwing any codes of check engine lites to my OBD2. any ideas why ?? link to video below thank you N62 V8 rough cold start
  8. General BMW Questions
    irregular idle on cold starts and only happens for a few seconds and when the car is first started. need help figuring out the issue video link below. 2005 BMW 545i 86k. Anything helps https://m.youtube.com/shorts/d3VVzTFgRSIRough cold start idle N62 V8
  9. 5 Series
    I drained my Coolant in my 2005 545i and o only got about a gallon an a quarter out, is this normal ?? There was also micro sized paint looking specs and metal in the coolant at the bottom of the pan when I drained it anyone know possibly why ??
  10. 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?
  11. 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008)
    Anyone know what the part number is for the ecentric shaft sensors on the 3.6L N62 motor in a 2004 735Li. I have 2 suppliers here with conflicting information, I don't want to have to buy 2 lots to get it right. Thanks in advance
  12. 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008)
    Hello. Any help appreciated with the electrical for Secondary Air Injection on an N62 motor in an E66. Tested pump and it works. Need help to locate relevant fuses and relay. Yes, I've looked behind the glovebox, the trunk and the IVM module in engine bay. I'm going mad or something 😅
  13. 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008)
    I hope that someone here can help me with an issue with the wiring allocation from the green 24 pin plug to the IVM. There are a group of 4 green wires plus another 2 green wires coming from the green connector at the IVM. Rats have chewed through the wiring and I am trying to reconnect these 6...
  14. 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008)
    Hey Guys, I just finished up replacing nearly half the engine on the E66 and it's still giving me a really rough misfire at idle, Jerking motion effects at times and acting really overall weird. I just replaced Valve Covers, Gaskets, Eccentricshaft sensors, cam sensors, timing, and all the rest...
  15. E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    I am having issues with my N62B48 engine with a rough idle regardless of temperature or external factors. After debugging with IN** I was able to find out that I get high rough running values on Cylinder 4 (about ~3.00, disconnecting the spark plug leads to ~8.00). The behavior can be fixed by...
  16. Do-It-Yourself H.Q.
    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...
  17. E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    I have a 2005 Bmw 545i and on cold start it dies for a second a then revs back to normal idle and has irregular idle for a minute or 2 everywhere I’ve looked says it the intermediate lever does anyone know ??
  18. E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    I have a 2005 bmw 545i n62. On cold start it dies for a second then revs back to idle and has irregular idle for about a minute or so but after it is warmed up it runs fine and if turned off then on again no issue. Intermediate lever is what I heard the problem could be does anyone know ??
  19. General BMW Questions
    plan on doing valve stem seals on my n62 and want to figure out witch ones to use
  20. 5 Series
    I park my e60 545i on a hill for temporary storage and start it ever couple of days it is okay for the engine and oil to spread within it because it’s on a hill or should I move it to flat ground
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