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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-16-2012, 04:05 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,940
Posted By Medic67
No mods, all stock. And I apparently want to know...

No mods, all stock. And I apparently want to know what happened more than the insurance company does. They do have a forensic team, but said they wouldn't be investigating this because there is no...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-13-2012, 05:06 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,940
Posted By Medic67
I've looked at both an M3 and 5... But like the...

I've looked at both an M3 and 5... But like the idea of a 3 since I used to race motorcycles and could have a lot of fun with a 3 on the track ;) and the wife would be much happier with me in a car...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-11-2012, 02:21 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,940
Posted By Medic67
Well thank your all for the condolences ;) as for...

Well thank your all for the condolences ;) as for what happened, I may never know, and I doubt the insurance is going to pay to have it forensically determined given the obviousness that it wasn't...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-10-2012, 07:27 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,940
Posted By Medic67
Well, it's been a wonderful ride... Who knew they could spontaneously combust?!?

Spontaneous combustion + driving down the freeway at 80mph = really bad day :)

To all my friends here, it is with a heavy heart that I share with you the passing of my mistress, my sweet 7. She...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-12-2012, 04:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,578
Posted By Medic67
Vette, check to make sure the issue isn't with...

Vette, check to make sure the issue isn't with the Wheels being off-centered on the hubs. The OD of the hubs is 72.5mm on the E65's and most aftermarket rims are 75mm ID (inner diameter) or greater....
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-12-2012, 04:44 AM
Replies: 168
Views: 34,989
Posted By Medic67
Well, since Makaveli's mia on this subject, and...

Well, since Makaveli's mia on this subject, and no one else seems to know.... Here's an update... Had a guy try to reprogram the FA string from GL61 to GL63 but received an error when trying to write...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-28-2012, 08:10 AM
Replies: 168
Views: 34,989
Posted By Medic67
Ok... :bump: ... Anyone have a link to the Euro...

Ok... :bump: ... Anyone have a link to the Euro to US conversion DIY Makaveli's referred to on BimmerForums??? Can't find it anywhere :cry:
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-17-2012, 09:39 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 34,989
Posted By Medic67
Just tried PM'ing you Makaveli... but box is full...

Just tried PM'ing you Makaveli... but box is full :cry:

Can you provide any details on switching over to Euro? I'm to understand it resolved Secondary Air issues you were having and I need to do...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-09-2012, 06:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,158
Posted By Medic67
Anyone jump in here if I am incorrect, but there...

Anyone jump in here if I am incorrect, but there is not a 'special' OBDII code reader specifically for the E65/E66 models... there are tools that can be used, such as NCS, INPA and perhaps DashSoft,...
Forum: 8 Series - E31 (1989 - 1999) 03-07-2012, 09:03 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 8,205
Posted By Medic67
... as she knelt down before him.

... as she knelt down before him.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-07-2012, 08:58 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 390
Posted By Medic67
You need to pull the CEL (Check Engine Light)...

You need to pull the CEL (Check Engine Light) codes... By using an OBD2 scan tool. Once you know the codes tripping the CEL you'll have a much better idea of where your problem lies.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-06-2012, 03:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 466
Posted By Medic67
I had AUL.

I had AUL.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-06-2012, 03:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 466
Posted By Medic67
Anyone interested in N62 Engine Parts?

Hey All,

Just had the engine in my '05 745i replaced by the warranty company because the rings in Cyl 5 went south, but otherwise all else was working awesome. So... I have an engine and nothing...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-06-2012, 01:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 640
Posted By Medic67
Funniest BMW signage I've ever seen!!!!

The sign says it all... LOL... Can you say 'BMW for President'? Haha...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-05-2012, 09:48 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 551
Posted By Medic67
:bump: Anyone??

:bump:

Anyone??
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-03-2012, 06:47 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 595
Posted By Medic67
Programming ECU to bypass SAI fault (p0491/2)???

{originally posted in the 7/8 root forum}

Greetings all, this one is for the coders/programmers out there (AceFX included :))

I have been reading a LOT about Carbon build up in the heads...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-01-2012, 03:51 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 551
Posted By Medic67
ECU Programming to bypass SAI test?

Greetings all, this one is for the coders/programmers out there (AceFX included :))

I have been reading a LOT about Carbon build up in the heads clogging the ports for the Secondary Air Injection...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-28-2012, 03:45 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 34,989
Posted By Medic67
Greetings all... after reading this thread, it...

Greetings all... after reading this thread, it seems to have gotten a little diluted from it's principle resolution, clearing the P0491 Fault Code permanently through the reprogramming of a...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-26-2012, 12:45 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 6,592
Posted By Medic67
175... On my motorcycle (GSXR750) @ Road...

175... On my motorcycle (GSXR750) @ Road America... Video to prove it :)
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-16-2012, 04:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,751
Posted By Medic67
Hey Herb & Pkath, I understand what you are both...

Hey Herb & Pkath, I understand what you are both saying completely, however, since this is not costing me anything out of pocket to get the engine replaced I just don't see the justification on...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-14-2012, 02:14 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,751
Posted By Medic67
Hey Mo, you're not the only who wants to know...

Hey Mo, you're not the only who wants to know this. The scary part is not knowing how an engine, all but babied and as well maintained as much as this has been, could just one day up and go south...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-14-2012, 07:03 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,751
Posted By Medic67
7F, word to the wise... If/when your tranny pan...

7F, word to the wise... If/when your tranny pan gasket starts leaking, make sure the dealership doesnt quote the pan replacement to AUL. That's not covered and they'll deny... Buy an oem pan for...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-14-2012, 07:00 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,751
Posted By Medic67
7F, well it's not a new engine, but if there's a...

7F, well it's not a new engine, but if there's a silver lining it's that I'm gaining 40k miles on it... Per the contract "like kind and quality" is all they're responsible for... All in all though,...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-14-2012, 05:25 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,751
Posted By Medic67
Engine Toasted.... 800 miles before extended warranty ends.

I know this may be a disheartening thread, but felt compelled to share. I bought my 7 12 months ago with 86k on it. A primary factor in purchasing it was the fact that it had an immaculate BMW...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-19-2011, 07:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 5,181
Posted By Medic67
check the CCV's, just resolved this issue. they...

check the CCV's, just resolved this issue. they are $20-ish a piece and cleared the p2187/p2189 codes.
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