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  1. E60 M5 and E61 M5 Touring Discussion
    My '07 M6 with 90k miles is going into 'limp mode' with code '01146' on my cheap reader. I think one of my throttle actuators is bad. I'm wondering if I should do a top end 'refresh' like what should be done with non-M models? On my M54's I would replace valve cover gaskets, spark plugs...
  2. E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion
    Hello guys! I believe that this procedure is trivial for most owners... But for a first timer, it might be a little scary. I hope you find this video helpful along with all the other resources you guys provide! <iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/5gQFyv0Sb0s"...
  3. E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion
    I bought my first BMW, a 2001 M5 in January 2012 with ~56.5k miles. It currently has ~62k miles and is my daily driver. I really thought I would put less than 8,000 miles a year on it, like my previous daily driver (1998 Honda Accord 2.3L 4cyl. automatic), but this has become the family car...
  4. E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion
    Two months ago my E39 M5 with 195K miles broke down on the highway. It went into limp mode several times in the prior days, but I was always able to recover by pulling over and shutting the engine off for a few minutes. This has happened a few times since 150K miles, but always started right...
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