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  1. E60 525d help

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi all , I need some of your expertise!!! Have been over to top up coolant in the e60 525d pre lci this morning and noticed white stuff floating in the bottle. The lid was also lightly covered in white gunk. Does anyone know why this happens and how I can resolve? Hoping the answer isn't the...

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi all and great job on the community feel. I have recently purchased a low mileage for age 535d e61. I just wanted to run through some of the issues I am facing , to try and self remedy and avoid the stealers as much as possible as I am semi skilled and sort of experienced with the m57...
  3. 05 535d Swirl flap size

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi guys, I have just bought a 05 535d that has a few “ issues “ It has no power under 3k revs and some kind of fuel/oil leak onto the exhaust but knew that when I bought it. Basically a garage told the guy that I bought it off that the small turbo was shot without looking at it at all and just...
  4. Bmw 535d non starter can’t clear codes

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi all I have a 535d 2006 model it’s currently not starting it just cranks and cranks it does run on easystart so is not the motor itself but that’s it there are several codes They can’t be cleared as soon as they are cleared there straight back without trying to run the car or nothing I’ve...
  5. 535d E60 LCI crankcase breather

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi all, My car went in for a service two days ago and the techs reported an oil leak. Their investigation lead them to conclude that the crankcase breather had failed and that oil had been getting into the intake manifold then eventually the intercooler. Their fix for this is a $6000 repair...
  6. 535d 2016 F10 bwchiptune remap review

    Bwchiptune Shop Just another review or one of our Remaps on the dyno BW chiptune Tuning BMWs since 1991 Dyno Dynamics rolling road. BW autorepairs Over 30 year repairing BMWs. New and fully refurbished BMW/Alpina...
  7. 2016 F10 535d remap

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    Hi, Recently I bought a Racechip GTS Black tuning box which promised +49hp and +120Nm. After installing the tuning box my car made 338hp and 740nm. So, the tuningbox did work, but not as promised. After some thought I contacted Jason from BW Chiptune and went there to get a real remap. First...
  8. 535d M Sport unpredictable turbo boost

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    I'm a total noob when it comes to BNWs, I'm no mechanic either, so please bear with me. I bought a 2016 535d a week ago, low milage 29k, in nice condition. I've noticed over the week that the throttle response seems to vary a lot. Occasionally at around 40/50mph the lightest press of the...
  9. Lowering springs for f10 535d with VDC

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hey folks, looking for some advice here. I'm looking to rejuvenate my '14 535d as I was starting to get bored with it after almost 2 yrs of ownership. So I had it remapped a few weeks ago and it's now at 375bhp with 740Nm of torque. Very happy with it. Next up is to lower the ride height a bit...
  10. 535d e60 intercooler

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi all, i’m currently researching into upgrading my intercooler in my 535d before remapping I have found the wagner tuning ones but feel over £600 is a bit steep Have found cheaper copy ones on ebay but am a bit unsure of quality and fitment etc Anyone have any experience of upgrading their...
  11. New to the forum.. 535d M Sport

    Hey all! New to the forum driving a 535d M sport. 2006 plate currently running at 420bhp. Based in SouthWest of the UK. Looking forward to some meets, track days etc in this.... [emoji57][emoji2938] Sent from my SM-N960F using Tapatalk
  12. New F10 lci 535d owner

    Hi, I'm frits and owner of a 2016 535d m sport. I'm originally from Holland and over there have owned an E38 740i 1999 and an E38 750iL 2001 (may, so one of the last that left the factory). So far I'm very happy with my 535d, which I'm using as a taxi. I know, not the most economical choice, but...
  13. 2008 e60 535d - High Cooland Presure - coolant overflow

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi, im experiencing some very high pressure on my coolant system, and coolant overflows at expantion tank cap . Temperatures dosent go above 90 . If i drive it below 2000 RPM seems ok, i can drive it long distances . and no pressure, the hoses are not hard, but once i push the card for hard...
  14. E61 535d

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hello. i have a sad question. i have tried all kinds off searches but with no results. I bought this E61 535d like one year ago and i have been thru a lot. since the wiring on my trunk to the panoramic roof and a automatic gearbox swap. unfortunatlly i'm still not done yet but one of my last...
  15. E61 535d proud owner

    Hi guys and girls my name is Filipe. i live in the netherlands and i drive a E61 535d M package
  16. Alloys for f10 535d

    General BMW Discussions
    Hey all, I'm looking to refresh my f10 and want to upgrade from the 19" M351 already on it. I want to go for 20" and stick with genuine BMW brand but I am struggling to choose which looks best. My car is M sport and it's colour is sophisto grey so i was thinking of the 312 ferric grey or 434M...
  17. 535d exhaust flexi

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    As above mine suffering the common fault of breaking apart, seen repair kits that get welded on to DPF what’s people’s experience of these do they last or is it better just going for replacement DPF?
  18. Engine sound deadening 535d

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    Had I let manifold off today to attend to some jobs, all back together but I am left with a small piece of sound deadening approx 5”x5” that I can’t seem to find a home for. Any suggestions on where it lives?
  19. 535d non start

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Car working fine yesterday but this morning pressed start button cranks for a second and stops without starting. Was in a rush to get to work so had to leave it not read codes or anything yet. Just wondering aswell as code read anything else to check later or any common problems that cause this...
  20. e60 535d msport

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi all can anyone quess what my problem is as its bugging me and i will have to take it to get looked at ! yesterday driving home i came to stop in traffic and being my window was down as it was a cracking bank holl there was a rattling noise started from under the car (not too loud tho)...