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Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 07-02-2015, 11:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 681
Posted By recklessspyder
what fuse#?

what fuse#?
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 06-11-2015, 11:08 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,122
Posted By recklessspyder
Just for pricing, my Indy is charging me "a...

Just for pricing, my Indy is charging me "a little over $600" for parts and labor. He quoted me $150 each for the axles...so leave the rest for labor.
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 04-23-2015, 05:58 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,669
Posted By recklessspyder
Someone on the board did a DYI write up of it if...

Someone on the board did a DYI write up of it if you wanted to attempt it yourself.
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 03-17-2015, 10:18 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,645
Posted By recklessspyder
Pulling the fuses and let the cables touch for a...

Pulling the fuses and let the cables touch for a bit solved my problem. Thanks for the help
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 03-12-2015, 11:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,645
Posted By recklessspyder
I found this.... Seems to be the same...

I found this....

Seems to be the same issue...

Battery died and instrument cluster/OBC wont work...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 03-12-2015, 09:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,645
Posted By recklessspyder
The car actually starts. Sounds like you're...

The car actually starts. Sounds like you're telling me to take it to dealer and/or indy with the right software
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 03-12-2015, 06:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,645
Posted By recklessspyder
Connection error with EWS

Hi everyone,

I was resolving an airbag issue on the x today. Pulled down the headliner and disconnected all of the associated headliner electronics. I reseated the affected airbag, connected the...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 02-01-2015, 05:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 458
Posted By recklessspyder
Update I finally put the 1.4 scanner tool on...

Update

I finally put the 1.4 scanner tool on it and I'm getting the Heard airbag, rear right, resistance too high.

I'm really not interested in turning the airbag off through coding as I won't...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 01-19-2015, 08:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 458
Posted By recklessspyder
Airbag Gremlin

Airbag light came on for the passenger rear curtain while I was driving. It was subsequently cleared by the Indy. It came back a few days later.

What would be the best course of action to...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 01-19-2015, 07:49 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 17,164
Posted By recklessspyder
Mine was the TCU and many people report the FSR.

Mine was the TCU and many people report the FSR.
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 01-12-2015, 07:11 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 14,085
Posted By recklessspyder
Do you have a different phone to try?

Do you have a different phone to try?
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 01-12-2015, 05:28 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 14,085
Posted By recklessspyder
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8blfYhM0CpU

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8blfYhM0CpU
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 01-12-2015, 05:24 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 14,085
Posted By recklessspyder
Does it seem odd that the OP has a snap in...

Does it seem odd that the OP has a snap in connector in a 2005? I guess I didn't think the 05's have that, mine doesn't.
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 01-12-2015, 09:18 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 14,085
Posted By recklessspyder
That's the correct shape of the part. Did you...

That's the correct shape of the part. Did you follow the instructions in the manual for pairing? I seem to remember I did it off the steering wheel on my 2005. There's a chance that your TCU went...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 01-02-2015, 03:15 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,695
Posted By recklessspyder
well...expansion tank just blew, so I've got that...

well...expansion tank just blew, so I've got that drip now too. In the last 200 miles. Water Pump, Expansion Tank, Alternator Bracket Gasket, Pulleys, Belts, Coolant Hoses.

I've had the valve...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 01-02-2015, 01:43 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,695
Posted By recklessspyder
...cheaper than mine, but there may have been...

...cheaper than mine, but there may have been some diagnosis hours in my $950, not sure how that works out.

Still have a drip but I don't know if that's residual oil from it heavily leaking.
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 12-29-2014, 04:15 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,695
Posted By recklessspyder
Man, I would have driven down there for that...

Man, I would have driven down there for that price.
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 12-27-2014, 09:52 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,695
Posted By recklessspyder
I just had my Alternator Bracket Seals...

I just had my Alternator Bracket Seals replaced.....$1000. They had just replaced my water pump...next thing you know, oil is dripping all over the place. The bottom of my car looked similar to...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 12-17-2014, 12:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 739
Posted By recklessspyder
Its pretty dark/dirty. Checked up top and...

Its pretty dark/dirty. Checked up top and nothing except a little residue around oil filler cap...but that could be me being sloppy.
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 12-16-2014, 07:43 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 494
Posted By recklessspyder
Larger Oil Leak

Just had the water pump replaced and got home and saw oil all over the place on the ground. Looked under car and it's all over the place. For my type of engine 4.4 N62 (2005), is there an external...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 12-16-2014, 07:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 739
Posted By recklessspyder
Turn out it was the water pump....that, a...

Turn out it was the water pump....that, a thermostat, coolant, and a hose $840 parts and labor...cleared some codes and my airbag light too.

....drove it home and now there's oil all over the...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 12-04-2014, 11:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 739
Posted By recklessspyder
Well, the place I had it towed to wanted $1400 to...

Well, the place I had it towed to wanted $1400 to replace the water pump. I spoke with the Indy and they said it might not be the water pump, it could be the coolant pipe like you said. I'm having...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 12-01-2014, 05:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 739
Posted By recklessspyder
Thanks, I had it towed to a shop near where it...

Thanks,
I had it towed to a shop near where it broke down. Indy and/or dealership is 20 miles away. 10 degrees F and outside in friends driveway is not a good spot for DIY.
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 12-01-2014, 03:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 739
Posted By recklessspyder
Water Pump or something else?

I hate writing posts because that means there is something wrong....I'd rather read others and help, but anyway.

Here's my story....just trying to get the car in good shape to trade in

1. Idler...
Forum: X5 (E53) Forum 11-26-2014, 12:58 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 782
Posted By recklessspyder
I just did tensioner and idler pulleys on my 2005...

I just did tensioner and idler pulleys on my 2005 4.4...didn't originally do the belt until just now. That actually was the cause of the squealing.

Super easy. Remove Belt, Remove Pulley Caps,...
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