BMW X5 E53 (also E60 & E46) common problem, lean misfire at idle and engine rattle: BMTroubleU
The cause of common e53 x5 lean misfire in 6 cylinder petrol engine. Also may present with an engine rattle, especially on start up. PLEASE NOTE I NO LONGER DO REQUESTS AS I DONT WORK FOR BMW ANY MORE BUT IM STILL HAPPY TO ANSWER QUESTIONS
DIY How to Remove BMW DISA and Replace O-ring
In this video i'm replacing the BMW Disa valve O-ring in efforts to track
down the vacuum leak in my e46 bmw that has been driving me crazy. this
job isn't overly too hard i'd rate it at about 4 maybe 5 out of 10 as hard.
you just need basic tools nothing too exciting. this will take you about
3 beers then your good to go. the Dsia valve oring your can purchase
online just by goggling different sites as BMW does not cover this part.
I'm just rambling on only because i'm sure people don't read this anyways
this did not correct my vacuum leak
BMW Misfire/ Rough Idle M54 6 Cylinder Low Compression
Does your M54 BMW engine have a misfire/ low compression ? Don't be quick
to replace the engine. Please try this first before that is done. Could
save you $1000's !!!
Q: How do I get the cleaner out?
A: Put a rag over the spark plug hole (with the plug out) and crank the
engine a few times. You may also want to blow out the cylinder with
compressed air before you put the plug back in.
How to clear Check Engine Light and Fault Codes BMW
The method of clearing engine light needs to pass inspection. If you have
check engine light turning on after the car runs for several miles. Park to
nearest Inspection station, and after clearing Check Engine Light, bring in
for inspection. This is good only for car manufactured before 1996 BMW. It
also reset all the fault code BMW.
Below is BMW Fault Codes Table:
BMW PCV Replacement (Breather System, Throttle Body, Idle Control Valve, Dip Stick) FCP Euro
http://www.fcpeuro.com/BMW-parts/ ► We're back with Gareth Foley to walk
you through a complete PCV system replacement. We also pull out many other
components such as the throttle body & gasket, disa valve, mass airflow
sensor, dipstick gasket, idle control valve, and others on an M52TU motor.
Give us a call at 1-877-634-0063 or leave a comment if you have any
questions, and don't forget to subscribe!
BMW PCV Breather System Kit (M54) - Genuine/ Meyle/ CRP M54PCVOE
BMW Throttle Body (E36 E39 E46) - Hella 13541433414
BMW Idle Control Valve (ICV) - Bosch 0280140545
Volvo PCV Breather System Replacement (850 turbo) FCP Euro
BMW Oil Dipstick Seal - CRP 11431740045
BMW E46 M3 Ignition Coil Replacement and Cylinder Misfire
View this BMW Repair Tech tip - follow this link:
This video goes through the steps to to diagnose and replace an ignition
coil or coils on a BMW E46 M3 S54 Engine.
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COBB Tuning - AskCOBB Episode 2 - BMW Misfire Diagnosis and Repair
The N54 powered BMWs respond amazingly well to tuning, but the increased
power has caused some owners to experience misfire issues. Trouble shooting
and repairing a BMW can seem like a daunting task with things like an
advanced electrical system, specialized tools, and intimidating engine
covers. But, diagnosing and repairing the typical misfire is fairly
straight forward, and COBB Tuning can show you how!
E46 DIY #4 Replacing Intake Boots, Cleaning Throttle Body, ICV & P1189/88 Attempt #4
Well here's the Do It Yourself series for the 3 Series BMW E46! I Did this
to help other people because i was in their shoes and turned to youtube and
the internet when i need to get something done and youtube lack the videos
to really help me in certain areas...
Real OEM parts online for all BMW models: www.realoem.com
Intake Boot to MAF - 13541705209
Intake Boot to ICV - 13541435627
If you guys need help with a particular Do It Yourself, or anything... Drop
a comment below and i will do my best to help you out! And if it's worthy
enough? It will be in the upcoming video =)
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Replacing the PCV System on a BMW V8 Engine Part 1 of 2
blog.BavAuto.com -- Failure of the BMW Positive Crankcase Ventilation (PCV)
system is a common problem that can lead to catastrophic engine failure. In
this two-part series, Bavarian Otto shows you how to do it yourself on a V8
engine and save hundreds of dollars over what a dealer would charge.
Everything you need for the job is available in our online store at
http://www.bavauto.com/ (For our video showing how to do this on a BMW
6-cylinder engine, go to blog.BavAuto.com/go/PCV.)