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Forum: X5 (E53) Forum Today, 09:33 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 525
Posted By Crowz
One thing thats different on his that I didnt...

One thing thats different on his that I didnt mention was that the sound only happens at idle or slightly above idle. Giving it gas makes it go away.
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum Today, 09:31 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 525
Posted By Crowz
My sons e46 325i makes a noise very similar to...

My sons e46 325i makes a noise very similar to that and on his its a bad power steering pump or a bad alternator bearing. Leaning towards the power steering since it doesnt work. If he ever comes...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 02-28-2021, 09:04 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 343
Posted By Crowz
Thats what I think I will go with. Everything...

Thats what I think I will go with. Everything points to sachs for comfort and anything else for firmer ride.


The 2001 has air on the rear but the 2005 is normal struts and shocks.


Air...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 02-28-2021, 04:12 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 343
Posted By Crowz
New struts sugestions please

Wifes X5's front struts are shot. I was wondering what was the best to go with?



Last struts I bought were koni adjustable shocks for my 323i and love them but cant find anything from koni for...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 01-13-2021, 05:18 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 4,737
Posted By Crowz
Wifes X5 vibrates like hell under load or in a...

Wifes X5 vibrates like hell under load or in a turn when the control arm that goes from the front of the car to the hub gets worn. Weirdest thing I have ever seen. The symptoms scream bad wheel...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 12-28-2020, 12:25 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 4,737
Posted By Crowz
I use this to push the axles out and for anything...

I use this to push the axles out and for anything else that wants to get stubborn.


https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B01J5JJ7TQ/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_search_asin_title?ie=UTF8&psc=1


The only...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 12-28-2020, 12:24 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 4,737
Posted By Crowz
Went and looked up the one I have its actually...

Went and looked up the one I have its actually cheaper than the one you linked. This is what I have.


https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B01FLVOAZI/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_search_asin_title?ie=UTF8&psc=1
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 12-28-2020, 12:22 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 4,737
Posted By Crowz
According to amazon thats not the exact kit I...

According to amazon thats not the exact kit I bought from them but it sure looks like it.


Makes doing the bearings a breeze. I was having to remove the entire hub assembly before and use my shop...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 12-26-2020, 01:11 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 796
Posted By Crowz
Hazards coming on when you do anything usually is...

Hazards coming on when you do anything usually is a bad hazard switch. I have had one the crazy things turn on with the following.


Unlocked the car with the remote.


Locked it with the...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 12-25-2020, 01:50 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 7,761
Posted By Crowz
On the low fuel part your thinking of the oh its...

On the low fuel part your thinking of the oh its got an 1/8th left or so.


Im talking nothing showing on the gauge most of the time. Even with the sump its going to run dry at times. Ive had to...
Forum: X5 (E70) Forum 12-25-2020, 01:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 678
Posted By Crowz
Sorry to hear you got roast on the repair. ...

Sorry to hear you got roast on the repair.


Thats why I do all of my own work. Im paranoid and dont trust anyone with my vehicles. Even if its a job that requires a lift which I dont have I stand...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 12-25-2020, 12:54 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,449
Posted By Crowz
The wifes 2005 has the reclining rear seats. Kids...

The wifes 2005 has the reclining rear seats. Kids like that feature allot when the go places with us.


The 2001 doesnt have it and I have no clue about the 2013 but I dont remember seeing the...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 12-25-2020, 12:47 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 7,761
Posted By Crowz
Ive had one go bad in a bmw ever. Wifes...

Ive had one go bad in a bmw ever.


Wifes died at 250k miles. Wouldnt have died then if she wouldnt run it low on gas all the time.


The other bmw's never see less than 1/4 tank.


The...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 12-25-2020, 12:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 290
Posted By Crowz
Merry Christmas !!!!

Merry Christmas !!!!
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 12-24-2020, 10:49 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 739
Posted By Crowz
Merry Christmas ! Hope everyone is doing...

Merry Christmas !


Hope everyone is doing well !
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 12-24-2020, 03:07 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 739
Posted By Crowz
Well after getting forced into the e70 when the...

Well after getting forced into the e70 when the wife talked me out of my e53 I have to admit I love the e70.


Its just well... modern?


I have 3 x5's still.


2001 E53
Forum: X5 (E70) Forum 12-24-2020, 02:38 AM
Replies: 931
Views: 175,844
Posted By Crowz
Was just making a suggestion to help him get into...

Was just making a suggestion to help him get into the larger subscriber base. Since the changes youtube made awhile back you need 1000 subscribers to get paid.



I know I sure enjoy those...
Forum: X5 (E70) Forum 12-24-2020, 01:41 AM
Replies: 931
Views: 175,844
Posted By Crowz
Nice howtos just needs sound even if it was...

Nice howtos just needs sound even if it was background music.
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 09-05-2020, 05:32 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 15,418
Posted By Crowz
You want the resistor that came on your car....

You want the resistor that came on your car. Thats the secret. Dont use the resistor that is on the motor when you buy it.



The resistor is for the calibration of the clutch in the transfer...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 09-05-2020, 05:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 886
Posted By Crowz
Same with the water on my 2001 X5. I used the...

Same with the water on my 2001 X5. I used the automatic car wash that has the spray from below and it set codes like that. Cleared up in a few hours though.


Never used the wash from below...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 09-05-2020, 10:52 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 15,418
Posted By Crowz
It was attached to one of the bolts on the motor....

It was attached to one of the bolts on the motor.


Its #3 in this picture.
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 09-05-2020, 02:55 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 9,536
Posted By Crowz
I miss being able to add android stuff to the E70...

I miss being able to add android stuff to the E70 since its the factory radio.


The Android setup I did in the E53 the wife drives now was a blast. The digital tv thing I added to the E53 never...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 09-05-2020, 02:41 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 9,536
Posted By Crowz
How goes things overseas? X5 still...

How goes things overseas?



X5 still surviving the sand storms?
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 09-05-2020, 02:20 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 9,536
Posted By Crowz
Everyones doing great ! I have...

Everyones doing great !



I have cataract surgery a week from today which is going to be interesting.


I got a tooth infection that they prescribed an antibiotic for which I finished taking...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 09-04-2020, 09:36 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 836
Posted By Crowz
They ditched the stick shift option but the 8...

They ditched the stick shift option but the 8 speed automatic is awesome in my e70. Spends most of the time around 1200 rpm while cruising.


Its so low on rpms and has great power it feels like...
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