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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-25-2012, 05:47 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,767
Posted By ebelony
318491 This is the sensor that goes bad when...

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This is the sensor that goes bad when moisture gets underneath the chrome cover
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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-22-2012, 01:44 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,755
Posted By ebelony
Well said pkathee. Agreed! I hope the reservoir...

Well said pkathee. Agreed! I hope the reservoir resolves it. Lets us know the outcome Sexphere
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-22-2012, 01:15 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,767
Posted By ebelony
The most common issue which cause these handles...

The most common issue which cause these handles to fail is drive-thru car washes or getting car washes with a pressure cleaner. There is a sensor underneath the chrome part of the handle that brings...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-22-2012, 12:22 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,755
Posted By ebelony
These guys are right the expansion tank and cap...

These guys are right the expansion tank and cap is fairly inexpensive and easy to replace. However, it sits on the opposite side of where your leak is. I think your leak might be on the supply hose...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-22-2012, 10:19 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,386
Posted By ebelony
I have done this a couple times. Best approach is...

I have done this a couple times. Best approach is to remove all plastic covers (fan shroud, valve, intake manifold, washer reservoir). Double up a couple grocery plastic bags and cover the...
Forum: 7 Series DIY 11-28-2010, 12:22 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 20,660
Posted By ebelony
Thumbs up How To Replace Door Handle (Comfort Access)

Please read entire directions before starting this job. Make sure you disconnect the battery as you will be dealing with the SRS system. Also make sure the window of the door you are working on is...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-14-2010, 02:22 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 20,509
Posted By ebelony
this link was my initial reference point:...

this link was my initial reference point: http://66.163.168.225/babelfish/translate_url_content?.intl=us&lp=es_en&trurl=http%3a%2f%2fwww.xolmatic.com%2fxprojects%2fXE65%2fM_Radio.htm
however, I had...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-14-2010, 01:19 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 20,509
Posted By ebelony
Thanks for the ashtray dock link, but I no longer...

Thanks for the ashtray dock link, but I no longer need that anymore. Sorry for not posting pics as of yet. I promise I will do this by the weekend. I hate it when we torture each other like this....
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-13-2010, 04:49 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 20,509
Posted By ebelony
I've just added the icing on the cake! I bought a...

I've just added the icing on the cake! I bought a belkin FM Module, Aux-in and charger device. Don't panic! I'm not using the FM module part of it. This device provides a quick way for me to dock and...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-13-2010, 03:04 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 20,509
Posted By ebelony
Excellent point! Any recommendation for keeping...

Excellent point! Any recommendation for keeping it charged? I really don't like cigarette lighter chargers (eye sore). But I'll tolerate it if there is no other option
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-13-2010, 02:04 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 20,509
Posted By ebelony
I will post the video link tonight and take...

I will post the video link tonight and take pictures this weekend. Does any one know where i can get the ipod ashtray dock?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-13-2010, 01:29 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,358
Posted By ebelony
I have a 2005 745i and they are not an option...

I have a 2005 745i and they are not an option because of the shorter leg room in the rear. sucks!!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-13-2010, 01:16 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 20,509
Posted By ebelony
AM/FM aux mod for iPhone error turns out awesome!

I recently muster up the nerves to mod my radio tuner. I have an early 02/2005 745i and could not find any pics of my tuner circuit board in the forum. Nevertheless, I still took the risk and...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-17-2010, 08:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 748
Posted By ebelony
I am having similar issues with my 2005. The...

I am having similar issues with my 2005. The dealer says it was the battery and charged it, but as soon as I drove off, all the warning light came on again. They also mentioned that it could be the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-15-2008, 01:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 833
Posted By ebelony
Volume Indicator Display

Has anyone ever inquired why the 2002-2005 models don't have a volume indicator to let you know what setting or position your volume control is on? I often find myself turning the knob to death...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-15-2008, 12:59 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 700
Posted By ebelony
Automatic Trunk Leaking Hydraulic Fluid

This may be a new one for us beemer captains. Recently I was changing DVD movies in the rear entertainment system when I noticed a red sticky liquid in the side trunk compartment. Of course I blamed...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-09-2007, 06:42 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,431
Posted By ebelony
How much does a set of Axxis normally cost? I...

How much does a set of Axxis normally cost? I have about 10K mikes left on my current pads
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-07-2007, 09:56 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 886
Posted By ebelony
Watch Satellite TV in your 7 series

Is anyone considering or already using SIRIUS Backseat TV™ Model#: SCV1 ?

This is the first satellite radio tuner that not only receives SIRIUS audio entertainment, but also receives...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-07-2007, 09:41 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,431
Posted By ebelony
Thanks fellas. Your feedbacks was great. I think...

Thanks fellas. Your feedbacks was great. I think I will go with the dustless pads. The chrome pillars are nice.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-05-2007, 07:52 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,431
Posted By ebelony
Brake Dust Shields

I am going crazy with having to clean my front wheels every three days. My dealer says this is caused by brake dust. I am considering getting brake dust shields. Does anyone out there recommend this...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-08-2007, 07:50 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 23,778
Posted By ebelony
I have to agree with Lappy. FM modules are out!...

I have to agree with Lappy. FM modules are out! The low audio quality is not worth the eye sore it creates in this flagship vehicle. I did find a nice setup made by Harmon Kardon, the manufacturer of...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-07-2007, 04:35 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,685
Posted By ebelony
I recently had my door sill, moonroof weather...

I recently had my door sill, moonroof weather strip and ac vents replace simply because they looked warn and weathered from excessive use . It's really up to your service advisor and your charming...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-07-2007, 02:03 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,212
Posted By ebelony
Hidden Navigation Menu Options

Has anyone ever came across a hidden set of navigation options (view only) while in the Navigation Menu? I would like to know if I could program or change some of these options?

Follow these...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-06-2007, 03:50 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 23,778
Posted By ebelony
All of the threads ended unresolved. Does anyone...

All of the threads ended unresolved. Does anyone know if there is a solution that allows me to use the iDrive to navigate my iPod. I have a 2005 745i :)
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-05-2007, 09:20 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 23,778
Posted By ebelony
Smile e65 MP3/IPOD Integration (745i 2003)

Let's stay on track with the initial question fellas. I am really interested in the potential hard drive solution. Can someone shed some light on this topic. Better yet, is there a firmware that...
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