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Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 09-15-2021, 04:43 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,835
Posted By Thaniel
Curious what you have tapped into. Per the...

Curious what you have tapped into. Per the diagram shared on post 2 https://xoutpost.com/1209456-post2.html
CAN bus wires only goes between
KOMBI
DME
AGS
DSC
Steering angle sensor.

DME,...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 09-15-2021, 01:25 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,835
Posted By Thaniel
Baud rate for the PT-CAN bus (only CAN bus in an...

Baud rate for the PT-CAN bus (only CAN bus in an E53, I expect) is 500k.



What do the wires you connected to attach to?


CAN bus wires are twisted pair. For the E46 and similar vehicles...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 09-15-2021, 09:58 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 711
Posted By Thaniel
Sounds like it could be the transfer case chain. ...

Sounds like it could be the transfer case chain. Doing the transfer case chain on mine right now. the change slacks over time then slips over the sprockets. Not necessarily going to see any flakes...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 09-15-2021, 09:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 268
Posted By Thaniel
That sounds like the gasket isn't in place...

That sounds like the gasket isn't in place properly. I had that after i replaced them but it was on the part above the coils. Went on a trip and during the trip filled the coil area with oil until...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 09-14-2021, 05:17 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,835
Posted By Thaniel
To the question of fuel consumption:

To the question of fuel consumption:
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 09-14-2021, 05:11 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,835
Posted By Thaniel
This one? ...

This one?

https://www.bimmerforums.com/forum/showthread.php?1887229-E46-Can-bus-project

That's a good thread....
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 09-14-2021, 05:01 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 130,241
Posted By Thaniel
Great thread. Wanted to add how to get the...

Great thread.

Wanted to add how to get the bearing from the rear output shaft out. Thought we were going to see it in this post quoted below but it didn't go that far. In fact I couldn't find...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 01-26-2017, 06:42 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,056
Posted By Thaniel
With my 330i (same 3.0 l motor) I've towed...

With my 330i (same 3.0 l motor) I've towed another 330I on a tow dolly. Towed it better than my landrover discovery did. So good infact I towed an E90 later. Both of them were towed on the freeway...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 10-04-2016, 05:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,232
Posted By Thaniel
The part of the key that remotely unlocks the car...

The part of the key that remotely unlocks the car and the part of the key that allows the engine to start (transponder) are totally seperate and have NOTHING to do with each other.

I cut my own...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 10-04-2016, 04:58 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,780
Posted By Thaniel
Splice in an 1/8 jack into the audio outputs from...

Splice in an 1/8 jack into the audio outputs from the CD changer (Behind the head unit or CD changer). Put the CD on pause Or play a CD with nothing but Silence. Then play your ipod or whatever...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 09-02-2016, 05:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 596
Posted By Thaniel
White smoke is steam. Was the car warmed up. ...

White smoke is steam. Was the car warmed up. Perhaps condensation in the exhaust. IF not then you probably have a bad head gasket. Either way it shouldn't effect the smog output. Water is an ok...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 09-02-2016, 05:12 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 459
Posted By Thaniel
WDS BMW Wiring Diagram System - X5 E53...

WDS BMW Wiring Diagram System - X5 E53 (http://www.bmw-planet.net/diagrams/release/us/e53/index.htm)

Wiring diagrams will show you.
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 07-28-2016, 05:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,549
Posted By Thaniel
The messages to turn those on come over the i or...

The messages to turn those on come over the i or k bus (I forget. In e46 they are the same). Should verify that the bus is working and the messages are being sent. Look up ibus analyzer on the web...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 07-15-2016, 07:54 AM
Replies: 184
Views: 44,868
Posted By Thaniel
Do you have a pet? I've had mine bat my loose...

Do you have a pet? I've had mine bat my loose bolts across the garage during the night.
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 07-15-2016, 07:44 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,058
Posted By Thaniel
I don't think the two are related. I believe you...

I don't think the two are related. I believe you were writing to the LCM (light switch) and not the radio/Nav or whatever you call the TV screen. However to ensure that the new setting is not the...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 07-15-2016, 07:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 709
Posted By Thaniel
Great deal on your sub. I paid significantly...

Great deal on your sub. I paid significantly more for mine.

I added a factory sub to my non DSP sounds system. Wasn't plug and play. But in the end I think it turned out great. It is all hidden...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 07-13-2016, 09:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,961
Posted By Thaniel
Don't be so quick to criticize. It is a WATER...

Don't be so quick to criticize. It is a WATER cooled alternator. What do you think it will do if it overheats? If the coolant is low certain circuits could be starved. In the e46 the cabin heater...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 07-13-2016, 05:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,182
Posted By Thaniel
Looks like a great deal. Yah could be...

Looks like a great deal.

Yah could be electrical problems on the trans. I'd start there before I took it all apart.
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 07-13-2016, 05:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,961
Posted By Thaniel
Is your coolant full? Seems silly but since it...

Is your coolant full? Seems silly but since it is water cooled.... On mine it seems if the coolant is a bit low (yah I have a valley gasket leak) the alternator gets too hot and the battery light...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 07-13-2016, 05:22 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,606
Posted By Thaniel
I used construction adhesive to glue back...

I used construction adhesive to glue back together my door cards when I had the door cards off installing speakers. I had to take the door apart to fix a window regulator and everything stayed...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 07-13-2016, 05:15 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 935
Posted By Thaniel
Yah that works. The previous owner did that to...

Yah that works. The previous owner did that to mine. Sadly it was leaking badly. There isn't much lip lift for the seal with the larger plug and they had used one of those plastic gaskets...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 07-12-2016, 05:27 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,424
Posted By Thaniel
I have INPA and the PA 1.4 scanner. I use the PA...

I have INPA and the PA 1.4 scanner. I use the PA 1.4 Scanner most of the time. However there are somethings that INPA does better. Real time data for one.
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 07-12-2016, 05:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,004
Posted By Thaniel
The car does not re check the transponder 30...

The car does not re check the transponder 30 seconds after it has been shut off. If it stalls in the street you don't what the security system saying there is a problem and not letting it restart. ...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 07-12-2016, 12:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,717
Posted By Thaniel
I have used something similar on mine (from...

I have used something similar on mine (from e-bay) and also on my E46's. On my E46 they last much longer than the cheap complete regulator. Only problem I found with them is the slot is too short. ...
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