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Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 09-24-2015, 05:24 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 28,023
Posted By Bulk
Go hire a F250 and drive it into your X head-on...

Go hire a F250 and drive it into your X head-on at 60mph. The airbag system will trigger the doors to unlock
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 09-18-2015, 12:51 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 443
Posted By Bulk
Anyone in Australia need E53/N62 parts

---- ADMIN I am trying to get rid of these parts as I have sold the car and I would like to avoid putting these all into landfill to do my bit to help save the environment, hopefully you won't delete...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 06-06-2015, 07:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,554
Posted By Bulk
Lucky bugger.... :thumbup:

Lucky bugger.... :thumbup:
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 06-04-2015, 08:16 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,554
Posted By Bulk
I hope you enjoy it Tom. I also highly recommend...

I hope you enjoy it Tom. I also highly recommend replacing the expansion tank cap with a 1.4 bar cap. I did it when I replaced all the cooling components on my X to prevent another blowout. All of...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 05-31-2015, 08:25 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 13,323
Posted By Bulk
I'm loving this door delete, would be good to see...

I'm loving this door delete, would be good to see someone do this after their back wiper delete...
...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 05-31-2015, 08:09 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,554
Posted By Bulk
Tom - I bought an 04 with 160,000kms on it back...

Tom - I bought an 04 with 160,000kms on it back in 2011 (granted it was a 4.4 V8) but here is a list of major mechanical things I have replaced on it (not including spark plugs, filters etc)
...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 05-31-2015, 08:18 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,554
Posted By Bulk
Don't bank on it. Not sour, however these are...

Don't bank on it. Not sour, however these are beautiful and enjoyable vehicles to drive when they work but they are more of an investment than a trouble free experience.

As ants said the boots...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 05-30-2015, 09:56 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 519
Posted By Bulk
Selling E53 parts

MOD's if this is against forum rules please remove although I'm just trying to help out the small E53 enthusiast community in Australia.

Hey all, as I have recently sold my E53 I will be putting a...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 05-21-2015, 07:55 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,965
Posted By Bulk
http://albert.tips/blog/wp-content/uploads/2015/02...

http://albert.tips/blog/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/6.jpg
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 05-21-2015, 07:49 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,965
Posted By Bulk
Yep, I left myself open to that and fair call. ...

Yep, I left myself open to that and fair call.

The difference is because it is our sole family car and I do all the repairs myself

(yes all, coolant transfer pipe, valley pan, valve stem...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 05-05-2015, 06:10 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,965
Posted By Bulk
Thanks all, yeah I definitely love the X. Just...

Thanks all, yeah I definitely love the X. Just need a reliable daily drive so am buying a new Grand Cherokee and going to replace every 3-4 years. I love the BMW's how they don't age. A 10 year...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 05-03-2015, 08:05 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,965
Posted By Bulk
220,000km so its getting on but I would consider...

220,000km so its getting on but I would consider it to have many many good years left in it, just not with me :)

Going to do the trade-in, happy to pay for the convenience this time around. ...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 04-30-2015, 12:31 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,965
Posted By Bulk
Put a fork in me

IM DONE. Good luck everyone but after my X left me stranded because the coolant system dropped its guts all over the freeway once, only to have the same thing happen at midnight in the middle of...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 11-05-2014, 08:12 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,196
Posted By Bulk
Thanks RB - will try that

Thanks RB - will try that
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 11-03-2014, 08:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,196
Posted By Bulk
Update - turning the ignition off and then back...

Update - turning the ignition off and then back on again does nothing...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 11-03-2014, 06:18 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,196
Posted By Bulk
Haha thanks Freestyler

Haha thanks Freestyler
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 11-03-2014, 06:15 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 6,621
Posted By Bulk
I haven't read all of the posts here as I don't...

I haven't read all of the posts here as I don't have time but as I recently fixed my coolant leak in my N62 and did my own coolant transfer pipe replacement (The ORO pipe).

Turns out it was my...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 10-30-2014, 10:44 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 867
Posted By Bulk
http://www.quickmeme.com/img/81/81aa4231fda8533bc4...

http://www.quickmeme.com/img/81/81aa4231fda8533bc4a7ca846444eb0bc0142e0dafb53160a9bb506df914e2d4.jpg

What everyone else has said - Since I bought my 2004 X in 2011 I have spent AU$2600 per year on...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 10-29-2014, 01:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,196
Posted By Bulk
Nah we're lucky to see it lower than 50 degrees...

Nah we're lucky to see it lower than 50 degrees on a winters morning where I am and it's been happening on 60-70 degree days...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 10-25-2014, 07:56 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,196
Posted By Bulk
Thanks guys will check both of those causes. I...

Thanks guys will check both of those causes. I had an issue with the engine failsafe mode coming on with a lose connection of the camshaft sensor around the same time this started happening. I...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 10-21-2014, 06:19 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,196
Posted By Bulk
Engine runs rough when cold

When cold my 4.4L V8 runs at a lower idle so that the whole vehicle has that low hum slight vibration and everyone 10 seconds or so the engine sort of misses. Fuel pump? Fuel filter? Spark plugs?
...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 08-03-2014, 10:50 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 16,941
Posted By Bulk
Sounds like it needs a recode - someone has done...

Sounds like it needs a recode - someone has done a swapsies
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 07-31-2014, 05:15 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 12,997
Posted By Bulk
I hadn't considered that plane however...

I hadn't considered that plane however considering that we are looking at an area that is less than 1/4 of the length of the car its not really cross bracing the frame it's only cross bracing one end...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 07-29-2014, 07:28 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 43,882
Posted By Bulk
Good write up - except for the You...

Good write up - except for the

You shouldn't use tap water in the cooling system at all, if you want to do a complete flush you should drain it from all drain points (radiator plus engine block)...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 07-29-2014, 07:00 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 12,997
Posted By Bulk
Stiffening plate - I call Bulls&*t (Bolts as well)

E53 Stiffening plate - An aluminium plate to supposedly stiffen up the subframe.

I say that it is a protection plate from 1. road/debris (they designed this as a semi off road vehicle) and 2. An...
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