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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-21-2013, 06:08 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 858
Posted By Giz11
Sorry for the lack of posts, just been consumed...

Sorry for the lack of posts, just been consumed by work.
I have not fixed the faults yet but soon.
The car has great power, still fumbles when cold but when it goes, it goes well.
I will change...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-19-2013, 05:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 858
Posted By Giz11
DSC, Dynamic Drive, Speedo, ABS, Servtronic TV Faults

There seems to be quite a few posts on similar problems but no clear resolution
My faults started with a parking brake error which went on for about 2 months. I check the cables and drive cogs but...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-05-2012, 05:56 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 9,501
Posted By Giz11
It does bolt straight on and ESS provides...

It does bolt straight on and ESS provides injectors , intercooler and other bits needed.
The unit was about 11k I think from memory
Giz11
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-05-2012, 12:18 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 9,501
Posted By Giz11
Suri is right the Supercharger was from ESS...

Suri is right the Supercharger was from ESS Tuning
It is a TVS Stage 2 Eaton with a custom ESS Tuning manifold
I have not had time to get the tuning right yet but when I have time I will work on...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-15-2012, 03:59 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 9,501
Posted By Giz11
Sorry about the lack of info, absorbed in non car...

Sorry about the lack of info, absorbed in non car things that tend to take over ones life.
I had the car Dynotuned which made it run alot better. The pully size was reduced as well.
The car is...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-05-2012, 06:48 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 9,501
Posted By Giz11
Not all fine tuned yet. I have been busy at...

Not all fine tuned yet.
I have been busy at work so things have not progressed much. Did have an AC compressor fail on me but a rebuild at a cost of $150 fixed that.
I will look at going to the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-05-2012, 05:26 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 9,501
Posted By Giz11
Sequim740 im from Perth Western Australia,...

Sequim740 im from Perth Western Australia, basking in 100 deg F today.
High end cars are expensive here, all tax
Cjezzy11 I spoke with ESS directly and they provided the kit. I had to make the air...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-13-2012, 05:43 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 9,501
Posted By Giz11
I purchaed the supercharger from ESS Tuning ...

I purchaed the supercharger from ESS Tuning
Regards
Giz
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-17-2011, 07:01 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 9,501
Posted By Giz11
I have had the car this week to "run it in" End...

I have had the car this week to "run it in" End of next week it goes back to the shop for any adjustments. At that time I will get it on the Dyno and post a video of that as well as tearing up ,...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-17-2011, 05:52 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 9,501
Posted By Giz11
The supercharger is a TVS Stage 2 Eaton with a...

The supercharger is a TVS Stage 2 Eaton with a custom ESS Tuning manifold
So far no faults showing. Need to still work on the tuning, not as smooth as I would like but plenty of grunt.
Regards
Giz
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-15-2011, 02:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 560
Posted By Giz11
Thanks I went through the manual from front to...

Thanks
I went through the manual from front to back and did not see any reference to the squares.
I assume that one square is green, the other yellow and the third red
Regards
Giz
2002 745i
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-15-2011, 08:57 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 560
Posted By Giz11
Dumb Question re I Drive screen

Ok , a bit of a dumb question but what are the 3 squares for at the top of the I Drive screen. When the phone is in use one turns green
301273
Regards

Giz
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-13-2011, 03:46 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 9,501
Posted By Giz11
I will get the car dyno'd soon as there is still...

I will get the car dyno'd soon as there is still a bit of work needed in tuning.
I am keen to see the HP now as well
A new transmission was installed but no mods were required. We will see if this...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-12-2011, 11:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 705
Posted By Giz11
Dear Seven11 I posted a link in an earlier post...

Dear Seven11
I posted a link in an earlier post
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=581073
I hope the above works otherwise refer to "Supercharger E65 Photos
I will work on the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-12-2011, 09:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 705
Posted By Giz11
Thanks rippjd I think that is the problem. The ...

Thanks rippjd
I think that is the problem. The amp was not changed, it is not a Logic 7 system but a new hybrid TV unit and reversing camera were installed.
Ill get the coding checked
Regards...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-12-2011, 05:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 705
Posted By Giz11
I have tried the adjustment as suggested and...

I have tried the adjustment as suggested and whilst I can turn the volume up and down the max position is too low. This is the same for the telephone loud speaking and the nav system. I think they...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-12-2011, 05:03 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 9,501
Posted By Giz11
Yes I did think alot about the badge and...

Yes I did think alot about the badge and debadging. Debadging here means basic than basic model. B7's were never sold in Australia so only true enthusiasts would know. My final rational was that the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-12-2011, 04:04 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 9,501
Posted By Giz11
Supercharger E65 Photos

Dear All
The link below is to the photos of my supercharger E65. The project is not quite finished as the timing is still not quite right but its performance is impressive.

The engine cover is...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-12-2011, 07:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 705
Posted By Giz11
Nav/telephone/speech recognition volume

Dear All
The volume for my telephone, Nav and voice reconnection is very soft even with the volume turned right up.
It appears there must be a master adjustnent under a code.
The radio and CD...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-03-2011, 07:13 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,892
Posted By Giz11
Pictures will be posted when I get the car back...

Pictures will be posted when I get the car back from the shop. Currently still have a hot start issue and waiting for bracket to secure the engine cover.
Will get it dyno'd to just see what it...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-26-2011, 05:27 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 477
Posted By Giz11
Dear RT Grove I replaced the ones on my 2002...

Dear RT Grove
I replaced the ones on my 2002 745i, the part number was 51 16 7 002 397
Regards
Giz
2002 745i
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-08-2011, 08:12 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 459
Posted By Giz11
Starting issues with supercharger

The project is almost finished but a final problem to sort out.
The car starts fine when cold as I stated in a prevous post but not when hot.
It will start when hot but only when the accelerator...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-04-2011, 10:49 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 391
Posted By Giz11
Hybrid TV

I have just purchased a hybrid TV unit for my 2002 745i and had it installed today
The codes say it is not compatable. I have read in prevous posts that it may need coding.
Can anyone help and...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-03-2011, 04:17 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,892
Posted By Giz11
Yes I will get it dynoed. I am very interested in...

Yes I will get it dynoed. I am very interested in what it puts out.
I still dont have the car back but soon. It is going into the audio shop on Thursday so hopefully after that all will be finished....
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-27-2011, 06:51 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,892
Posted By Giz11
I think the mods worked out well, thanks for the...

I think the mods worked out well, thanks for the comments Dark Lord
The supercharger install did have some issues. Had to change the fan to a thermo unit, few brackets needed to be made and the ECU...
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