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Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 01-02-2016, 08:59 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,954
Posted By cjett
Front Passenger side sagging

As long as the motor is not actually burnt out, yes. It will fire right back up after resetting the code.

Edit - also worth nothing that you can disconnect the battery for 10 or so minutes and it...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 01-01-2016, 12:50 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,954
Posted By cjett
The pump has a temperature sensor on it and when...

The pump has a temperature sensor on it and when it overheats it activates the auto suspension inactive setting which shuts everything down and will throw a code on the display. The idea here is to...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 09-29-2015, 06:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,422
Posted By cjett
Thanks. Yea.. I'm thinking about going for one...

Thanks. Yea.. I'm thinking about going for one of their "suspension kits". Seems to be the best place to go. Although I did notice that the sway bar bushings are not included... which is a bit...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 09-29-2015, 02:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,422
Posted By cjett
X5 Suspension Overhaul

Looking for some advice on what I should be looking at to do a "suspension overhaul" on my X5.

The vehicle is a 2003 X5 4.4 Sport with 2-axle air suspension. I've owned the vehicle since new. ...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 02-28-2015, 02:38 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,655
Posted By cjett
I have this link saved for when I tackle the job....

I have this link saved for when I tackle the job. Hope it helps. My '03 4.4 still sounds good at 140k, but I'm going to get on it in the next couple of months.
...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 12-28-2014, 01:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,543
Posted By cjett
Thanks qsilver. It is electromagnetic. No...

Thanks qsilver. It is electromagnetic. No broken pins or solders that I can see. I too thought that was the issue, especially since my issues started when an indy repair place had the dash apart to...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 12-28-2014, 12:19 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,543
Posted By cjett
Good thought... I was searching for a replacement...

Good thought... I was searching for a replacement using my part number (which includes rear air)... And that one seems to be a rare beast. But if I only need the fan, I could get any one of them and...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 12-27-2014, 11:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,543
Posted By cjett
Thanks for these, David. But no luck. Pulled the...

Thanks for these, David. But no luck. Pulled the unit, cleaned the fan with contact cleaner, but still won't start.

I did some searches for a replacement fan and it looks like bmw used to make...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 12-27-2014, 10:05 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,543
Posted By cjett
Thanks. I'll take a look. I read something last...

Thanks. I'll take a look. I read something last night that pulling it out and cleaning the bushings with some contact cleaner. On my agenda today.
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 12-27-2014, 02:51 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,543
Posted By cjett
HVAC control repair

'03 E53 4.4
The small cage fan in my HVAC control is not starting. A little push gets it going, but no cleaning has helped. Part number is 64116902560.

Anyone know if that fan can be replaced...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 12-13-2014, 05:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 482
Posted By cjett
Thanks... should it be attached to anything? Or...

Thanks... should it be attached to anything? Or just loose?
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 12-13-2014, 03:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 482
Posted By cjett
Loose vacuum or vent tube

While fixing some other items from a bad trip to an Indy shop, I noticed this errant vacuum / vent tube on the drivers side (left) of the engine bay on my 03 4.4 X5.
...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 12-13-2014, 02:52 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,053
Posted By cjett
Exactly! Sorry, jumped at placing my order. ...

Exactly!

Sorry, jumped at placing my order.

Many thanks n-sievers!
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 12-12-2014, 12:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,053
Posted By cjett
Thats the one. Many thanks QSilver!

Thats the one. Many thanks QSilver!
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 12-11-2014, 02:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,053
Posted By cjett
Part number help needed

After a recent visit to an indy dealer, my X5 returned with some missing/broken items... I've decided not to return and just fix the items myself. I've narrowed down all items with the exception of...
Forum: Bluetooth 09-26-2012, 04:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,231
Posted By cjett
Yea. It's pretty bad that they shut down...

Yea. It's pretty bad that they shut down something that was working fine.

Rumblings in the intrawebs are saying that they did it to drive adoption of their new car manufacturing interlock -...
Forum: Bluetooth 09-19-2012, 09:57 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,231
Posted By cjett
IOS 6 - Siri no longer works

Siri on my iPhone 4S worked great on my 2003 X5 UNTIL iOS 6. Seems Apple killed Siri working through the older Bluetooth modules with the new iOS. Only other mention I've found on this is here:...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 04-16-2011, 03:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,835
Posted By cjett
I think the staggered 19" wheels are the best...

I think the staggered 19" wheels are the best size for the e53. I think they fit the wheel well perfectly.

I was just thinking about this yesterday... I thought for sure my '03 4.4 sport should...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 04-16-2011, 03:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,959
Posted By cjett
This is the correct answer. The switch over for...

This is the correct answer. The switch over for all of the elements necessary in production happened around April '03 for all geographies. So, mid to late '03 or later should be fine. However, it...
Forum: BMW SAV Items for Sale 03-20-2011, 11:23 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,557
Posted By cjett
Where are you located? Want to see if I'll need...

Where are you located? Want to see if I'll need to also spring for shipping before tossing out an offer.
Forum: BMW SAV Items for Sale 12-09-2010, 04:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,577
Posted By cjett
Drop me a msg with the price. I can pick up...

Drop me a msg with the price. I can pick up locally.
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 12-09-2010, 11:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,553
Posted By cjett
Agreed with Fraser... I had these on a Range...

Agreed with Fraser... I had these on a Range Rover as well. Very loud, just ok traction wise... but, extremely tough and lasted forever. I kept hoping they would wear out so I could replace...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 12-09-2010, 10:08 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,233
Posted By cjett
Funny... '03 4.4 in the shop yesterday and of...

Funny... '03 4.4 in the shop yesterday and of course their "courtesy inspection" noticed the same squeaking I had heard. I was quoted $630 + a "required" alignment at $199.

I said the same...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 10-12-2010, 11:50 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 28,442
Posted By cjett
Full Metal... getting ready to pull the trigger...

Full Metal... getting ready to pull the trigger on the same camera you bought. I've searched around and can't locate anything on getting rid of the OBD message. Let me know what you find out.
...
Forum: BMW SAV Items Wanted to Buy 10-11-2010, 05:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,471
Posted By cjett
I have a set of 17" style 57's with Michelin...

I have a set of 17" style 57's with Michelin Pilot Alpin tires in 235/65 R17. I bought these brand new 4 years ago this fall (wheels and tires). Put them on the first season and have not used them...
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