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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-14-2014, 10:37 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 217
Posted By Piers1989
Yes, it can. anyone with winKFP and INPA can...

Yes, it can.

anyone with winKFP and INPA can make it work with your car if they know what theyre doing and the gearbox is the same model.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-12-2014, 03:33 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 200
Posted By Piers1989
Moving on!

It's been great being here guys but the time has (suddenly and unexpectedly!) come for me to change vehicle.

I just put down a deposit on a 59 plate Merc E350 CDI with just about top spec.

I...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-05-2014, 06:53 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 154
Posted By Piers1989
SVS update possible?

I just realized that since I have my DAB retrofitted, my SVS does not give me options to use it.

After disconnecting my TV to put in the DAB and recoding, SVS does not prompt for TV anymore...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-02-2014, 10:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 382
Posted By Piers1989
Replied, thanks!

Replied, thanks!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-01-2014, 09:07 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 382
Posted By Piers1989
Oh really, where abouts in the UK are you from? ...

Oh really, where abouts in the UK are you from?

Any chance you could be persuaded to part with it if its going spare?

If I can get it working I'd happily buy it from you.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-31-2013, 11:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 382
Posted By Piers1989
MP3 CD Playback

Hi all, sorry to post what sounds like a noobish question - I swear I wont ask about cracking speakers :P

I have a 2002 745i, which I have retrofitted the facelift MMI (late 05 but is facelift),...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-11-2013, 02:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 337
Posted By Piers1989
Which cable did you buy?

Which cable did you buy?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-03-2013, 05:50 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 716
Posted By Piers1989
I thought on our cars you cant disarm the alarm...

I thought on our cars you cant disarm the alarm with the key itself, as it is jsut a piece of metal, no transponder.

I assume that even tho the car will not unlock with that remote, it will still...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-20-2013, 01:48 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 623
Posted By Piers1989
I believe the rear wheels are wider than the...

I believe the rear wheels are wider than the front, to accommodate the wider tires.

Your spare is a "front" sized wheel, but it is still fine to put on the back as the diameter is the same front...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-20-2013, 01:14 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 485
Posted By Piers1989
I would agree. If the system is functioning...

I would agree.

If the system is functioning normally (try putting your foot down when its wet and your at a standstill see if the little light flashes and it stops you wheelspining if you want to...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-11-2013, 04:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 408
Posted By Piers1989
That would be LED bulbs, HID emit lots of heat.

That would be LED bulbs, HID emit lots of heat.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-06-2013, 05:30 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,958
Posted By Piers1989
I'll definatley look into this after my court...

I'll definatley look into this after my court case is settled :)
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-04-2013, 05:14 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,958
Posted By Piers1989
Let us know how it goes, and good luck taking the...

Let us know how it goes, and good luck taking the plunge spending that kind of money!

I'm still living with my car as it was, it hasn't gotten any worse (or better) but I've kind of adapted my...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-23-2013, 04:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 342
Posted By Piers1989
this

this
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-21-2013, 04:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,505
Posted By Piers1989
Ye olde piratebay has them I believe.

Ye olde piratebay has them I believe.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-17-2013, 03:23 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 839
Posted By Piers1989
with a bmw scanner?

with a bmw scanner?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-16-2013, 05:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 726
Posted By Piers1989
You can buy them from BMW dealers for not very...

You can buy them from BMW dealers for not very much I think.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-14-2013, 05:09 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,856
Posted By Piers1989
Very nice!

Very nice!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-08-2013, 09:11 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 942
Posted By Piers1989
It doesn't look that bad. Assuming it still...

It doesn't look that bad.

Assuming it still drives fine (no radiator damage or errors with systems) I would probably replace the headlamp and just have the dents banged out as best as possible....
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-27-2013, 04:50 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,075
Posted By Piers1989
What he said (Though im not sure if you would...

What he said (Though im not sure if you would have the antenna in the car already for it, I still havent gotten around to getting one fitted to my car since the heads on the DAB module wont fit a...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-23-2013, 01:33 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 10,499
Posted By Piers1989
I think he is saying the US E65's are 315MHz ...

I think he is saying the US E65's are 315MHz

Mine is an 02 though and is 868.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-21-2013, 09:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 665
Posted By Piers1989
Why would you not want something there? I...

Why would you not want something there?

I can check in my car, its an 02 with an 06 MMI, but honestly I don't know how to turn the side display off! I've never not wanted to have my trip data...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-18-2013, 02:42 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 585
Posted By Piers1989
If you are capable or regular service items...

If you are capable or regular service items yourself and don't mind getting stuck in with your laptop when you need to run diagnostics or upgrades then unless you have a major failure, your $2-3k...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-17-2013, 01:10 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 656
Posted By Piers1989
The values for this are in the CAS. Maybe you...

The values for this are in the CAS. Maybe you should reduce the setting for the button hold duration. I think as standard you have to hold the button for 1 second but you could reduce this to say...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-16-2013, 03:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 259
Posted By Piers1989
There is a video somewhere on youtube and you'll...

There is a video somewhere on youtube and you'll find better answers if you search -

Basically you pry the fascia off around it using a flat plastic tool that doesn't scratch it (just pull it...
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