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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-26-2013, 08:06 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 560
Posted By vettedriver986
Yeah I already replaced everything in the front...

Yeah I already replaced everything in the front end... I did however notice when it is cold I have zero shake. Odd...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-25-2013, 05:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 560
Posted By vettedriver986
06 750, steering wheel shake haunts me

For two years I have been trying to track down this stupid steering wheel shake.

Things I have replaced...
Thrust arms
control arms
inner tie rods
outer tie rods
3 different sets of wheels...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-25-2013, 05:47 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 563
Posted By vettedriver986
its what I use on my 128 wheels good tire for...

its what I use on my 128 wheels
good tire for the money, never any problems... I got like 15k miles out of my last set of rears
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-19-2012, 07:38 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,075
Posted By vettedriver986
i paid about 500 for mine on ebay aftermarket

i paid about 500 for mine on ebay aftermarket
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-09-2012, 11:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 668
Posted By vettedriver986
It does mean I got a big brake kit. Will respond...

It does mean I got a big brake kit. Will respond to pms soon. Mobile right now, and this phone sucks
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-09-2012, 05:26 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 668
Posted By vettedriver986
Everything. Calipers. Rotors. Pads

Everything. Calipers. Rotors. Pads
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-09-2012, 01:54 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,735
Posted By vettedriver986
Try this guys. I bought the kit and it's AWESOME!...

Try this guys. I bought the kit and it's AWESOME! http://headlightrenewdoctor.com/
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-09-2012, 01:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 668
Posted By vettedriver986
Free used 750 front and rear brakes. Complete.

I changed the brakes on my car and now have the front and rear rotors, and calipers along with akebono pads. The pads probably have 10k miles on them. From rotors as well. Free to good home. Can take...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-07-2012, 09:46 PM
Replies: 2,905
Views: 698,762
Posted By vettedriver986
Nice

Nice
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-07-2012, 07:23 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,473
Posted By vettedriver986
yeah i drive about 40k a year, but I didnt know...

yeah i drive about 40k a year, but I didnt know these things would just consume coolant?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-25-2012, 01:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,473
Posted By vettedriver986
mysterious coolant leak in my 2006 bmw 750

So over the past two years Ive had to add coolant about 3 times... Its usually half a gallon low, but no signs of leakage on the ground etc, no smell, no anything. im getting a bit concerned as to...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-16-2012, 09:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,412
Posted By vettedriver986
I didnt replace the tie rod. i had a shop do it....

I didnt replace the tie rod. i had a shop do it. They aligned it after they did it. I also replaced the left thrust arm, and one tire that was excessively worn on the inside due to the alignment...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-08-2012, 07:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,412
Posted By vettedriver986
dle, did you have bad bearings in your hubs? How...

dle, did you have bad bearings in your hubs? How did you find that was the problem?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-08-2012, 08:38 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,412
Posted By vettedriver986
well I replaced the left thrust arm, and left...

well I replaced the left thrust arm, and left inner tie rod, still shakes, but is a little better. Im going to replace right thrust arm, right inner tie rod, and both outer tie rods and report back....
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-31-2012, 08:58 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,882
Posted By vettedriver986
how much you want for the 6 disc changer? Does it...

how much you want for the 6 disc changer? Does it work, or is it broken? Mine wont eject every time I ask it to, and sometimes it will play, sometimes it will not./
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-27-2012, 05:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,412
Posted By vettedriver986
well it turns out I jacked up the front of my car...

well it turns out I jacked up the front of my car today and on the drivers side theres some play in the inner tie rod end and you can kinda hear a clicking sound coming from it when you wiggle the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-27-2012, 01:56 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,412
Posted By vettedriver986
06 bmw 750 45mph-65 mph steering wheel shake

So since ive owned this car I have had an annoying steering wheel shake.

Ive replaced the stock wheels which were cracked with new chrome 128s.. (aftermarket)
new tires
new lower control arms,...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-26-2012, 06:08 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,233
Posted By vettedriver986
no change after fully charging the battery. i...

no change after fully charging the battery. i guess something is really broken. I hate how crazy these electronics are

i did fix my cd changer today, so thats one step in the right direction
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-25-2012, 10:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 762
Posted By vettedriver986
Ess!

Ess!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-25-2012, 10:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,233
Posted By vettedriver986
got the battery on slow charge over night...

got the battery on slow charge over night tonight. well see if it helps at all. If not im just going to bring it in. it needs transmission service and springs installed anyway.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-25-2012, 11:11 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,233
Posted By vettedriver986
I wish I were local... I just had everything...

I wish I were local... I just had everything tested at autozone, and with the a/c on, radio on, headlights on and car running, the alternator was putting out 14.1 volts. So I think my alternator is...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-25-2012, 08:11 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,233
Posted By vettedriver986
I forgot to mention that before even starting the...

I forgot to mention that before even starting the car, like when I open the door and before I put the key in a fault in yellow comes up on the speedo saying parking brake fault. Its done it the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-25-2012, 07:59 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,233
Posted By vettedriver986
Nice. That would suck. Will a scanner be able to...

Nice. That would suck. Will a scanner be able to find out exactly whats wrong? The cars going in for springs, and a transmission service in a week or so..
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-24-2012, 10:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,233
Posted By vettedriver986
well I had the same theory actually, but I just...

well I had the same theory actually, but I just drove 1000 miles over two days, and it still happens only at startup. It still goes away as soon as I take off down the road... It sucks!

Should I...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-23-2012, 09:27 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,233
Posted By vettedriver986
06 750li abs light and e brake light at same time

So my car sat for 8 months and now when I turn it in both these yellow lights come on my gauge cluster and I get a message that says brake and drive control systems malfunctioning. Parking brake...
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