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  1. e60 help please šŸ˜­

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi guys , facing another potential problem im hoping you can help with on the dreaded 525d pre lci. A few weeks ago I found a milky like substance in the coolant (a tiny bit). Worried it may be a head gasket I flushed the coolant and have left it for a week or so. Today I have double checked...
  2. E60 ZF 6HP19 Auto gearbox noise/rattle!!!

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi Guys, As the title explains I am having issues with a noise/rattle coming from my gearbox. This rattle is present from 1st to 3rd (I reckon) and after that it cant be heard! Gearbox oil and filter were changed 10,000 miles ago using a Mann Filter part no H 50 001 and ATF oil spec Shell...
  3. E60 530d headlight help!

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Iā€™ve got a 2004 e60 530d and I am having a devils own job trying to work out what headlights I have - are they pre lci or no, what the hell is lci anyway?, are they xenon, bi-xenon, halogen argh, I am so frustrated that this is driving me round the bend. Please help, anyone?
  4. E60 scuttle drains !!!!

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi all Hope all is well and your keeping safe !!!! So I have checked my shuttle drains today under the brake servo and ecu..... they were blocked and water had been building up so managed to prevent major issues !!! My question is , are there any scuttle drains out the back (trunk area) of...
  5. E60 Servo Drain

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi guys hope all is well Have recently been told by my indie that there is water build up by my servo (2006 525). Can the drain be pulled out via the wheel arch by any chance ? , any help would be appreciated. Have heard they are useless and keep getting blocked so I'm better off totally...
  6. E60 LCI headlights

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi guys, anyone on here able to do the wiring on a e60 for an lci conversion? - west mids based I have a 2006 pre lci , with halogen lci on there. Previous owner has put some sort of adapter kit on that doesnt work very well. The lights keep cutting out. Needed someone who knows what they...
  7. E60 cold start help

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi guys , need some help with my 525d e60. It's a 2006 and have recently been struggling to start in the cold, the car will just sit there turning over but not starting , eventually leading to a flat battery. On the occasions it does start it smokes white for a few mins and then goes normal. I...
  8. Coding out NOX

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Just thought id put this out there. After multiple issues with my E60 (N53) LCI model, over the past 4 years, I have bitten the bullet and had the car re-mapped, and coded out the NOX completely. A rundown of the parts I've had replaced: Guide rails - 3 years ago HPFP - 3 years ago MAF - 2...
  9. bmw e60 lci parking sensor

    E60
    hi all i have a bmw e60 5 series facelift that had been in a accident a little while ago. i replaced the bumper and now i have a bumper that has 2 pdc sensors either side of the bumper but there are non in the centre of the bumper. i wanted to know if i could just buy the normal pdc harness and...
  10. 535d Propshaft coupling/doughnut

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi all, After driving the car for a few months, I've determined that the propshaft doughnut needs replacing as there is an annoying rumbling at certain revs/speed. Before going ahead and ordering a part I rang my local BMW dealership to check some part numbers to make sure I order the right...
  11. E60 523iA LCI 2007 Dynamic Cruise control retrofit S544A

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hello Bimmers, I am about to try Dynamic Cruise control retrofit (SA544) on a E60 523iA LCI from May 2007 ECE. To the world's surprise, this car - even being a 5 series - came without cruise control. I already did some coding and programming on my E46 but that ain't like the E60 here :) I...
  12. BMW 520d E60 M47 LCI - Vibrations in steering, brake peddle and cabin during Idle and b/w 90-120km

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Has someone been through this - I feel like I am in a very annoying massage chair that's got a bad motor. When idling, I can feel a vibration in the steering, driver seat, floor, and peddle, umm and the gear knob. When I rev the car between 80 and 120km it feels bouncy as if the wheels are not...
  13. 2006 E60 525d M57N

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Quick question - just done a code test with my Peake code reader and got the 'known' glow plug error (on my long list of things to fix) but also got a code '54' Done a reference check and it comes back as secondary air pump final stage?? Does anyone know what this would look like on the M57N...
  14. BMW E60 525D Fuel consumption

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hey guys! I got myself couple a months ago E60 525D (2005) with 130kW. Automatic. Overall car is not bad, but i am having trouble with some errors and with a bit high fuel consumption. My car is basically spending around 11liters in city driving, from a research around internet i found that...
  15. Bmw e60 530d egr vacuum hoses

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi, Is it possible to replace egr vacuum hose without removing inlet manifold?
  16. E60 washer jet strange problem

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    BMW e60 lci 530d touring. Front washer jets only work when the washer bottle level drops to half full. But rear washer works when tank is full. Model had headlight washers also. Any ideas about this strange problem guys??
  17. 2006 E60 520d Do I have Swirl flaps ?

    General BMW Discussions
    Brother in Law just had his go in a 3 Series Touring and so made me think of my own E60 ?? Looked it up and its a Sept 2006 car and supposedly has an M47N2 engine if that's of any help
  18. E60 530D mis-fire at 1500 rpm on start-up

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi I have moved up to a 2005 530D auto. It has the weirdest problem which I can not sort. Start the car, revs and runs fine. Remain in Park. Take the revs to 1500 or over and it will mis-fire once, engine management light flicks once, revs drop and then all is fine. This will also occur if I...
  19. E60 MV2s on E46 touring

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi guys Have recently seen a few sets of E60 MV2s up for sale and a price too good to pass up really and I am wondering if they fit on the E46. They have a better concave look in my opinion. Apologies if this may have covered before. Thanks Sent from my SM-G975F using Tapatalk
  20. 2006 E60 525d - lacks power

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi all, 2006 525d 06 MSport 211K no mods as standard is low on power Could someone help me with ideas or suggestions to get the lack of power sorted please!! I dont feel my 525d has the power it should have - it over revvs before shifting sometimes other time its sluggish and once I feel...
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