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  1. F10 M5 Discussion
    Hello everyone, last week I bought a 2012 F10 M5 , it’s only been a few days but I notice that on startup the idle rev can be not too precise it moves up and down a little , I’m not sure is it because of cold start or takes a while for engine to warm up like my old car (normal diesel 520d) would...
  2. E60 M5 and E61 M5 Touring Discussion
    Hey everyone, I looked around but couldn't find exactly what I'm after. Just last month I had the pleasure of bringing home my new-to-me 2008 M5, and almost immediately an actuator on bank 2 has gone bad. Every so often the car will put itself into limp mode @ 4500 rpm and throw several bank 2...
  3. Parts / Other For Sale or Wanted
    Part number: 13-41-7-834-495 Came off a 2009 only 15k miles on the idle actuator. $350 plus shipping
  4. E60 M5 and E61 M5 Touring Discussion
    How long should Idle actuators last? Is it common to have to replace them multiple times before 100k miles?
  5. E34 M5 Discussion
    Hi All, Lately I have been traveling a lot for business. What I noticed is that after my car has been sitting in the garage for three days or more, a peculiar throttle issues comes up for a little while which then goes away. It is as follows: The car drives fine for like 10 to 15 minutes...
  6. E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion
    Ok I have searched enough and no simple fix seems logical for my car. New Thread Time. First off Problems, then car history Purchased car 2 months ago and on the drive back the SES triggered. When I bought the car the previous owner informed me that the car took a while to warm up, minute or...
  7. E60 M5 and E61 M5 Touring Discussion
    I've had this problem for some time, the engine idle bounces from 500-1100 a few time then stalls this only happens when its warm and after a good run I have done the following: 1- replace all spark plugs 2- valve head gasket 3- cleaned MAF and o2 sensors (check MAF perfomance and it looks ok on...
  8. E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion
    Hi all, From a recent board replacement job (see I have 7 solenoids (those in part no. 1136140782 on this page: BMW E39 M5 Cylinder Head Vanos). Anyone looking for replacement solenoids can mail me at (the details of what led me to change my solenoids is posted at...
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