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Monthly Archives: October 2018

BMW X5, First Generation (2000, 2006)

The X5 Specialists The BMW X5 was first released in 2000 with the chassis code E53. This was BMW’s first SUV and there are currently 4 generations of the vehicle on the road today. With over a decade of experience of working on the X5 we have become familiar with a wide array of problems that occur with this particular model. At M-Spec Performance we are the X5 experts with the ability to solve any issue you may be facing! Don’t hesitate to give us a call and ask questions! Below is a list of common issues we have encountered: First Generation X5 (2000-2006, E53)   GENERAL FIRST GENERATION ISSUES: -Door handles(outside door handle carrier) -ABS/DSC module failure -Oil leaks -EHC failure (if equipped) -Failing crankcase vent systems(air oil separator) -Transfer case and servo motor failure if equipped with Xdrive -Rear subframe bushing failures ENGINE SPECIFIC ISSUES: 3.0L inline 6 -Engine wiring harness failure ... read more


BMW , X5