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Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 07-23-2021, 05:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,723
Posted By Clavurion
The bending radius on those pipes is too small as...

The bending radius on those pipes is too small as there was plenty of space to do it smoother. Also that lowest bend works as a drip edge where all moisture on the pipe flows.
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 07-23-2021, 05:40 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 8,538
Posted By Clavurion
In E53 there is no FA list like on E6x. Changing...

In E53 there is no FA list like on E6x. Changing the required bit in older ZCS is all explained in this thread.
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 07-22-2021, 04:57 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 8,538
Posted By Clavurion
ZCS on E53 is a code string, not FA list like on...

ZCS on E53 is a code string, not FA list like on newer models.
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 07-20-2021, 04:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,723
Posted By Clavurion
I used this quite similar tool on my project and...

I used this quite similar tool on my project and it worked like a charm.

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/183109692784
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 07-20-2021, 04:43 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 390
Posted By Clavurion
For fan activation purposes any same type DME...

For fan activation purposes any same type DME will do the job.

A used DME can be cloned for your VIN and EWS info. Some modules like diesel DDE4 there is only one 8 leg chip (ST Microelectronics)...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 07-19-2021, 05:24 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 416
Posted By Clavurion
Why would it matter if you put original or OEM...

Why would it matter if you put original or OEM FAG bearing with exactly similar reluctor ring inside the rear seal of the bearing?

When bearing is removed it's easy to remove the sensor anyways...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 07-19-2021, 04:44 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,595
Posted By Clavurion
Would it suite the purpose if parking lights were...

Would it suite the purpose if parking lights were activated the same as interior lights when you unlock?
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 07-18-2021, 08:10 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,595
Posted By Clavurion
I meant welcome lights as parking lights coming...

I meant welcome lights as parking lights coming on when you use remote or unlock the vehicle. Or for what purpose you are using this additional relay?
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 07-18-2021, 08:05 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 423
Posted By Clavurion
Depends on the type of exhaust. At least on V8...

Depends on the type of exhaust. At least on V8 models the hanger for rear silencers is directly on the way while doing the rear subframe bushes so either remove the exhaust or warm up and bend the...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 07-18-2021, 08:00 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 423
Posted By Clavurion
Put new bushes in the freezer prior to installing...

Put new bushes in the freezer prior to installing them so they shrink a bit and warm the subframe again after removing the old bushes. If you use any lubricant be sure it's water soluble. The...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 07-18-2021, 07:24 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 416
Posted By Clavurion
Is the circumference of all tires correct and...

Is the circumference of all tires correct and equal?
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 07-18-2021, 07:20 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,595
Posted By Clavurion
So you tried to accomplish welcome lights?

So you tried to accomplish welcome lights?
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 07-16-2021, 10:54 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 458
Posted By Clavurion
For me one of the rare advantages on E70 compared...

For me one of the rare advantages on E70 compared to E53 is the comfort seats. None of the E53 seats come even close. Adaptive chassis (active anti roll) is another one.
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 07-16-2021, 10:51 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 390
Posted By Clavurion
So you already checked the connectors on DME so...

So you already checked the connectors on DME so there is no corrosion on pins? Very rare that PWM circuits fail on any BMW engine ECU.
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 07-07-2021, 12:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 135
Posted By Clavurion
These all fail sooner or later. Changed mine for...

These all fail sooner or later. Changed mine for cast one as preventative measure when I installed upgraded hybrid turbo.
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 07-07-2021, 06:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 271
Posted By Clavurion
So it has been converted to LPG?

So it has been converted to LPG?
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 07-06-2021, 01:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 160
Posted By Clavurion
Would not be the first error in WDS and for some...

Would not be the first error in WDS and for some reason E53 seems to have these more often than any other model I've worked with.
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 07-05-2021, 09:48 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 496
Posted By Clavurion
Exactly same phrase in Finnish "maanantaikappale"...

Exactly same phrase in Finnish "maanantaikappale" (maanantai=monday, kappale=piece).
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 07-05-2021, 12:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 249
Posted By Clavurion
The purpose must be to buffer longitudinal force...

The purpose must be to buffer longitudinal force on the bushing on harder deceleration.
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 07-01-2021, 05:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 160
Posted By Clavurion
For fuses F19, F30, F35, F49 and F56 there is no...

For fuses F19, F30, F35, F49 and F56 there is no reference in wiring diagrams. Fuse F17 for entry light module if the vehicle has entry lights on side mirrors.
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 07-01-2021, 03:40 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 642
Posted By Clavurion
That can be found in original WDS. ...

That can be found in original WDS.

https://www.pss-autosoft.net/diagrams/bmw/release/en/e39new/symbols.htm
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 07-01-2021, 05:49 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 642
Posted By Clavurion
If you look at the previous diagram picture fuse...

If you look at the previous diagram picture fuse F39 is powered via Terminal R = ignition switch pos. 1.
...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 06-28-2021, 09:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 238
Posted By Clavurion
Neither of the final stages are connected to any...

Neither of the final stages are connected to any bus so they can't affect sleep mode. Front blower final stage has Terminal 30 (direct battery voltage) supply so it can activate the front blower on...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 06-21-2021, 08:27 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 579
Posted By Clavurion
Glow plugs or glow controller have nothing to do...

Glow plugs or glow controller have nothing to do with this. Are there any codes on DSC or VTG module? Of course glow system should be done before winter. You could wait until fall because the prices...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 06-19-2021, 05:24 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 368
Posted By Clavurion
Towbar. ...

Towbar.

https://xoutpost.com/attachments/x5-e53-forum/32458d1240953408-towbar-uk-towbar_1.jpg
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