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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-22-2014, 09:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 528
Posted By Keif
Dropping the pan unfortunately won't get you far...

Dropping the pan unfortunately won't get you far enough forward to see the guide rails, and there is no guarantee that a broken piece will actually make it to the pan either -- had one car where a...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-22-2014, 08:38 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 528
Posted By Keif
If by diesel you mean a deep knocking in the...

If by diesel you mean a deep knocking in the lower front-driver's side of the engine, you may very well be talking about bad alternator bearings. If it's up a little higher toward the top of the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-25-2014, 06:58 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 232
Posted By Keif
Is there something in particular that you are...

Is there something in particular that you are having trouble with, or just looking for information?

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-25-2014, 06:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 598
Posted By Keif
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+1

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-25-2014, 06:37 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 4,412
Posted By Keif
That's good shiz man! Great work and...

That's good shiz man! Great work and documentation! I'll buy that tool in a heartbeat if you want to sell.

In case you didn't do it at all the in the process - I'm looking at the pictures while...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-25-2014, 06:08 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 254
Posted By Keif
First, the low-hanging fruit... Have you checked...

First, the low-hanging fruit... Have you checked your power steering fluid level? Have you been hearing any squealing or other strange noises from the engine compartment? Can you corner hard and...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-25-2013, 02:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 420
Posted By Keif
Lol!!!!!! Kief, thank you for the clarification....

Lol!!!!!! Kief, thank you for the clarification. Somewhat conversely, I am Keif and not Kief, but also not Chief Keef, as Kief is also not. Consider the PMs your unofficial welcome to the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-03-2013, 07:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 448
Posted By Keif
Re: Cam and crank sensors

Where in TX are you / the car? Could be minor, could be major. Any metal clacking upon crank? Difficult to crank? Also, what work was done to the engine immediately before it stopped running?

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-26-2013, 02:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 737
Posted By Keif
I've glued the leather back on the door panel on...

I've glued the leather back on the door panel on a number of these, but last night to avoid waiting for glue to dry I decided to pop-rivet the leather on both doors. Worked like a champ. Since the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-25-2013, 08:52 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,191
Posted By Keif
Loving that look, which H-town are you in? ...

Loving that look, which H-town are you in? Houston by chance?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-25-2013, 01:10 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,031
Posted By Keif
I loved my 745, but my B7's jump into the trunk...

I loved my 745, but my B7's jump into the trunk of anything down the road before I realize I'm there...it makes you giggle like a little girl. Yeah, I definitely push mine. Some souped up sounding...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-25-2013, 11:54 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 609
Posted By Keif
I drove my old 2002 745Li probably 60k miles...

I drove my old 2002 745Li probably 60k miles without the parking brake module even in the car. Of course, that means you have no longer have any emergency brake or parking brake, so use your best...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-25-2013, 11:48 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 618
Posted By Keif
Hook a laptop up and get INPA or similar...

Hook a laptop up and get INPA or similar running... it's time wisely spent when dealing with this car; chances are it will tell you what you need to know regardless of what a generic OBD reader says....
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-25-2013, 11:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 370
Posted By Keif
+1 ...that's what I was thinking too.

+1 ...that's what I was thinking too.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-23-2013, 11:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 618
Posted By Keif
The 750's have the same setup as the 745's. I...

The 750's have the same setup as the 745's. I wouldn't really look to O-rings to fix your stumble, as I believe the VANOS adjusters stay around the locked/neutral position near idle and low-end...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-23-2013, 11:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 248
Posted By Keif
No programming or coding needed; it's a dumb...

No programming or coding needed; it's a dumb device. See my pictures n stuff --> here (http://www.flickr.com/photos/28107540@N02/sets/72157625279270417/).
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-23-2013, 10:22 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 839
Posted By Keif
If you are trying to take the solenoids out, take...

If you are trying to take the solenoids out, take some pliers and twist the solenoid each direction and pull out at the same time with your fingers, it'll eventually come out. If you are trying to...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-23-2013, 09:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 370
Posted By Keif
Which side of the engine compartment would you...

Which side of the engine compartment would you like to go through / near what part? Picture of desired area if tough to describe?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-23-2013, 09:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 378
Posted By Keif
What part of the car is the noise coming from? ...

What part of the car is the noise coming from? Engine? Driver's side of engine? Center-front of engine? Driveshaft? Transmission?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-23-2013, 09:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 593
Posted By Keif
I have a passenger door mirror that I'll give you...

I have a passenger door mirror that I'll give you for cheap+shipping...PM me and throw a number at me.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-15-2013, 11:45 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,615
Posted By Keif
+1!!!.

+1!!!.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-15-2013, 08:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 311
Posted By Keif
The unplugging and using a screw: that goes to a...

The unplugging and using a screw: that goes to a vacuum line that controls a flap that closes near idle to dampen sound at idle and provide a little extra backpressure at low RPMs. If you like a...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-15-2013, 08:09 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,355
Posted By Keif
+1.

+1.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-15-2013, 08:06 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 398
Posted By Keif
Once you have the driveshaft out for the guibo...

Once you have the driveshaft out for the guibo joint replacement it shouldn't be a big deal. If you don't have TIS let me know and I'll spit out some documents for you. Take a look through my guibo...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-15-2013, 07:54 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,615
Posted By Keif
I cussed up a storm dealing with those stupid...

I cussed up a storm dealing with those stupid little spring keeper things. A small magnetized flathead screwdriver and plugging all oil drain holes, with an extendable magnet on standby was what...
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