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  1. BMW X5 - Engine oil pressure low and rattling sound

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi all, I have a BMWX5 2007 , driven 70K miles. The dashboard started showing "Engine oil pressure too low; Engine damage possible" and engine making a rattling noise all the time. Here are some photos and recording of the car and engine with the rattling sound...
  2. BMW X5 Titanium Trim for 2001-2005 model

    BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    Does this trim fit for other models of BMWs as well? And has anyone installed one before. thanks 4.6is:thumbsup
  3. 2004 E53 X5 - removal of x5 steering wheel airbag

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi :) I am trying to remove the airbag on the steering wheel on my 54reg X5 (facelift model). I am changing the steering wheel trim as mine is worn. I have read various threads on different sites that say i should poke a flat head screwdriver in the wholes on the back of steering wheel to pop...
  4. 2001 X5 Transmission safe mode light back on after reconditioned gearbox

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    I have a 2001, x5, 3.0i, petrol, auto. And the transmission safe mode warning came on. I took the vehicle into 2 transmission specialists and they informed me that there was water in the gearbox caused from the oil cooler. I have just been to collect the car from the transmission garage who have...
  5. X5 Aftermarket Audio

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Can anyone please help me! I am upgrading the audio system in my 2006 x5 from the standard factory fit (which i dont think is that good) to an aftermarket one. I am trying to find a good combination of speakers amp and head unit. Does anyone have any suggestions? I have already found a company...
  6. BMWX5 Hartge Kitted

    BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    Car on arrival Washed using Zaino Z-7, clayed with Z-18, wheel with AS Smart Wheels - didn't go to mad with these as Mark had a new set of 22's to go on a cpl of days later. Once dried off inspection time And the worse bit last, didn't even need any lights to show this bit...
  7. Rear Brake Pads X5

    BMW Chassis and Brakes
    I recently changed the front pads and sensor on my 2005 X5 3.0D, I now have to change the rear pads also. When I changed the front ones I struggled pushing the piston back into the caliper. Is there any easy way to push the piston back, maybe a undoing a srew or some otherway to release the...
  8. X5 Door not closing

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi I have a problem with the passenger front door on my X5 3.0d 2005. The door doesn't close properly, after investigating the U shaped metal fixed to the car where the door lock makes contact has come loose. When the door shuts it rattles only slightly but does not fit snug into the opening...