E53 Subframe Bushes Replacement on BMW X5
Hopefully this will help someone who may need to change the rear subframe bushes on an X5. Garages quotes start from £1000 and yet with the tool costing about £180 on ebay and 3 hours or graft you will have it changed and put the tool back on ebay! Enjoy.
Electrical Nightmare BMW X5 E53
Personal Tech Notes. This was a tough one to figure out. The symptom was that when the key is turned on the windows and wipers would not work for about 2 minutes and the instrument cluster lights on the bottom display would go dim. This video shows the instrument cluster and general module plus the K-Bus splice location.
BMW Transmission Fluid Flush Drain and Fill Video And Explains How To Check Fluid Level
This video shows how to replace the transmission fluid on a BMW. This procedure will be similar on all BMW models. This video is done using a BMW X3 E83 with N52 engine.
ECS Tuning: BMW Automatic Transmission Service DIY
Automatic Service Kits Available At: http://www.ecstuning.com/?utm_source=Youtube Over the life of a vehicle, the transmission can often be overlooked when performing routine maintenance. If left unserviced, the automatic transmission fluid will break down, causing the valve body and filter to become contaminated with deposits and sludge. This will lead to poor shifting, slipping, and ultimately transmission replacement. This tutorial is provided as a courtesy by ECS Tuning. Proper service and repair procedures are vital to the safe, reliable operation of all motor vehicles as well as the personal safety of those performing the repairs. Standard safety procedures and precautions (including use of safety goggles and proper tools and equipment) should be followed at all times to eliminate the possibility of personal injury or improper service which could damage the vehicle or compromise its safety. Although this material has been prepared with the intent to provide reliable information, no warranty (express or implied) is made as to its accuracy or completeness. Neither is any liability assumed for loss or damage resulting from reliance on this material. SPECIFICALLY, NO WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR ANY OTHER WARRANTY IS MADE OR TO BE IMPLIED WITH RESPECT TO THIS MATERIAL. In no event will ECS Tuning, Incorporated or its affiliates be liable for any damages, direct or indirect, consequential or compensatory, arising out of the use of this material.