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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-17-2014, 04:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 280
Posted By ekuenzli
I bought a charcoal filter a month ago. Want to...

I bought a charcoal filter a month ago. Want to say it was around 225 bucks or so. The dealer matched the price from the South Atlanta BMW website. Have not had a chance to replace it. There is a...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-27-2014, 05:05 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 173
Posted By ekuenzli
All one piece. Sent from BimmerApp...

All one piece.


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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-05-2014, 02:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 410
Posted By ekuenzli
Personally. I would go with the mich. Sumo I...

Personally. I would go with the mich. Sumo I believe is the same company that makes srixon golf balls, they are a huge company in japan. There, worthless trivia for you . I have been running conti...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-03-2014, 12:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 249
Posted By ekuenzli
Mine seems to work just fine moving or in stop...

Mine seems to work just fine moving or in stop and go traffic. Could there be an issue with your radiator fan(s) not pulling enough air. If it gets colder when moving I would think you have an...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-23-2014, 06:03 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 575
Posted By ekuenzli
Can't hurt to make sure they are clean. I can't...

Can't hurt to make sure they are clean. I can't say for sure what stopped the hesitation. Did a lot of those maintenance items over a couple days. I started with the easiest repairs first until it...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-22-2014, 12:50 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 575
Posted By ekuenzli
Don't know about the code sorry. However, I have...

Don't know about the code sorry. However, I have done all the things you listed bc of the hesitation plus replaced tranny filter, pan and fluid plus replaced crank case valves and had my repair shop...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-19-2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 187
Posted By ekuenzli
Thanks for the reply. The hesitation was...

Thanks for the reply.

The hesitation was there before I put in the KN filters, so not sure they are the issue. Also, I forgot to mention I cleaned the MAF while I had the intake ductwork out, so...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-19-2014, 12:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 187
Posted By ekuenzli
Hesitation Seems to be gone for now

When I purchased my 2008 750LI, it came with a slight hesitation at lower rpm when giving slight acceleration. Mainly noticed it while going up hill. After reading on the forum about on things...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-15-2014, 01:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 325
Posted By ekuenzli
As is mine. Sent from BimmerApp mobile...

As is mine.


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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-09-2014, 08:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 298
Posted By ekuenzli
Just left Import Autoworks here in Chattanooga. ...

Just left Import Autoworks here in Chattanooga. Cleanest shop I have been in for a while. Great folks working there. Had the tranny service done, coded the convenience key to allow the windows to...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-08-2014, 07:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 298
Posted By ekuenzli
Thanks for the information. Glad they are at a...

Thanks for the information. Glad they are at a fair rate


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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-08-2014, 04:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 298
Posted By ekuenzli
ZF lifeguard fluid. 242 for the kit, 17 for...

ZF lifeguard fluid. 242 for the kit, 17 for sleeve and 33 for the shipping.

BTW, really like the look of your car. Those wheels look like they are anthracite, did they come that way or are they...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-08-2014, 03:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 298
Posted By ekuenzli
Tranny oil change

So, I bought the tranny kit from CTSC and it came two days ago. Great service. I was going to do the oil change this weekend, however, I just don't have the time. I plan to take her to a place...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-05-2014, 10:27 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 217
Posted By ekuenzli
Welcome!! Sent from BimmerApp mobile app

Welcome!!


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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-05-2014, 06:34 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 922
Posted By ekuenzli
Great job. Very impressed. Sent from...

Great job. Very impressed.


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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-02-2014, 02:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 236
Posted By ekuenzli
Just curious when you say higher pressure how...

Just curious when you say higher pressure how much are you talking here. 45psi range?? I currently run the pressure stated on the door sticker and yes I get more wear on the outsides of the tire....
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-02-2014, 11:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 236
Posted By ekuenzli
If the tires are staggered size then yes that is...

If the tires are staggered size then yes that is pretty normal wear I believe. I would get it checked anyway. Had mine done today. All was good except "toe in" on front tires. Good as new now.

...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-01-2014, 01:03 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 174
Posted By ekuenzli
Spark Plug Gap

OK, did a search on this and see where folks say to gap the OEM plugs to .032. When I changed mine last weekend, I did not adjust the NGK plugs that I got from the dealer. I did compare the gap...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-26-2014, 03:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 434
Posted By ekuenzli
Nice ride. Welcome. Sent from BimmerApp...

Nice ride. Welcome.


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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-26-2014, 12:59 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 172
Posted By ekuenzli
Swivel Spark Plug Socket is a good investment

Changed out the plugs today on my 2008 750LI and used the gear wrench swivel socket to do the job. Thing worked great, no putting in the spark plug socket with the 3 inch attachment and then adding...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-23-2014, 09:55 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,331
Posted By ekuenzli
That my friend is one purdy car!! I personally...

That my friend is one purdy car!! I personally like the wheels. Gives it some character. In my nomenclature, purdy = bad a$$!!!


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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-22-2014, 05:03 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 586
Posted By ekuenzli
Thanks for the advice on the plugs and the...

Thanks for the advice on the plugs and the warrantee. Will check on both. I will wait for the seafoam tank to empty add new gas and see if any improvements. The people that owned it previously drove...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-21-2014, 07:46 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 586
Posted By ekuenzli
Thanks for the advice. Will research the thermo....

Thanks for the advice. Will research the thermo. Having some hesitation issues at low rpm especially when going up hill. Ran seafoam through the tank and it seems to be better but still there. ...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-19-2014, 08:58 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 586
Posted By ekuenzli
New Forum Member

No mods planned yet other than hardware my valentine radar today. Will baseline it then look at some performance mods. Maybe a software update from Dinan to add some power at the wheels. Need to...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-18-2014, 09:06 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 586
Posted By ekuenzli
thank you very much!

thank you very much!
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