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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-10-2014, 09:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 367
Posted By Keif
I just deleted a bunch of old messages, sorry. ...

I just deleted a bunch of old messages, sorry. Eh, maybe, but it would have to get through a lot of weird angles. I just don't see it working well.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-10-2014, 03:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 449
Posted By Keif
+1 on the voltage issue first! ...then check for...

+1 on the voltage issue first! ...then check for a transmission solenoid issue using INPA (just because it's easy to see these errors on a computer before getting dirty doing the next item) ... if...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-10-2014, 03:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 367
Posted By Keif
See the DIY I just posted for the facelifted...

See the DIY I just posted for the facelifted 750/760's (2006+) --> here (http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?p=8454671).
Forum: 7 Series DIY 07-10-2014, 03:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 918
Posted By Keif
DIY - E65 - Manual hood latch release on 2006+ facelifted 750/760's

Issue:
Hood latch will not pop because of cable failure or similar.

Applies to:
This applies to all E65/E66's, but is the only method I've been able to figure out so far for the facelifted...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-10-2014, 03:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 367
Posted By Keif
I'll post. Check the DIY section in a few.

I'll post. Check the DIY section in a few.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-22-2014, 10:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 763
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, 09:38 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 763
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, 07:58 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 301
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, 07:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 827
Posted By Keif
+1 Sent from BimmerApp mobile app

+1

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-25-2014, 07:37 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 6,730
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, 07:08 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 362
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, 03:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 506
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, 08:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 600
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?

Sent...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-26-2013, 03:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,139
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, 09:52 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,295
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, 02:10 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,341
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, 12:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 842
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, 12:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 800
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, 12:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 457
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) 09-24-2013, 12:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 800
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) 09-24-2013, 12:41 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 289
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, 11:22 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,062
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, 10:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 457
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, 10:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 443
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, 10:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 715
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.
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