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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-18-2014, 05:14 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 292
Posted By nick2481
Do I need to remove fan to change belts on 02 745li

Do I need to take fan off to replace the belts and tensioner on a 02 745l? Do you have any tips for this job. Any tips for ac belt replacement?


Thanks nick!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-22-2014, 07:35 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 188
Posted By nick2481
02 745li front suspension plastic pieces

I have a 02 745li with 160,000. The car seems to have some kind of front end noise on the passenger side like a rattle that is kind of hard to hear. I decided to look at the suspension. I took off...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-21-2014, 01:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 517
Posted By nick2481
Thanks guys for the responses. The reserve tank...

Thanks guys for the responses. The reserve tank had a crack in it!!

Thanks again Nick
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-10-2014, 07:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 517
Posted By nick2481
How many miles did you get on water pump 02 745li

I have have a 02 745li and last week I had to add coolant. I started the car today and had to add coolant again. I was wondering how many miles did you get out of your water pump? I have already...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-06-2014, 05:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,672
Posted By nick2481
I did buy the kit. I had a friend of mine who is...

I did buy the kit. I had a friend of mine who is a BMW mechanic use it on my car. It took him a few hours to do it. The kit did work it has been several months sense he used it on my car. The...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 12-06-2013, 04:52 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 284
Posted By nick2481
09-14 7 series 4.4 engine?

I currently have a 02 745li with a 4.4L engine. It has had a couple of issues, coolant feed pipe and secondary air injection. I was wondering if the newer models of the 7 series have a coolant...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-30-2013, 04:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 546
Posted By nick2481
Thanks for the response! I did use a string to...

Thanks for the response! I did use a string to pull the new cable!!! That did work really well and saved a lot of time!! I am not sure how you get a invite. Mine always says registered user. I...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-30-2013, 10:30 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 546
Posted By nick2481
Thanks for the pictures on the latches. Did you...

Thanks for the pictures on the latches. Did you have a hard time getting the latches out? Do you have any tips on getting them out? I am going to try to get the parts today if the dealer has them....
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-29-2013, 09:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 546
Posted By nick2481
I will give that a try. I hope that works if not...

I will give that a try. I hope that works if not I am going to try to replace the latch. Have you ever replaced a latch before?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-29-2013, 05:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 546
Posted By nick2481
hood latch replacement

My hood would not open. I took off the wheel and the inside of the fender and was able to reach the latch and after a fairly good amount of time was able to get the hood open. I was wondering if...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-22-2013, 12:13 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 509
Posted By nick2481
Is a 05 525i a good car to buy?

I have a friend who is looking to buy a 05 525i with 110,000 miles. I was wondering if this model is a good car or does it have a lot of problems. What are some of the major issues with this car. ...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-09-2013, 12:47 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,672
Posted By nick2481
I had a friend who is a BMW mechanic do it for...

I had a friend who is a BMW mechanic do it for me. I think it took him a few hours.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-08-2013, 12:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,672
Posted By nick2481
I used the kit on my car!! It has been about a...

I used the kit on my car!! It has been about a week and a half. So far the check engine light has not came back on yet!!! Hopefully it won't come back for a long time.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-19-2013, 09:09 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,672
Posted By nick2481
I also ordered the kit!!! I did receive the kit...

I also ordered the kit!!! I did receive the kit this week. I have not tried it yet. I had a friend clear the code. The secondary air pump only turns on when it is cold out. I think it has to be...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-13-2013, 04:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,672
Posted By nick2481
Secondary air pump. German auto fix?

I have the secondary air pump carbon build up. I watched the youtube video from German auto. I was wondering if anybody has bought the German auto secondary air cleaner kit. To fix this problem. ...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-29-2012, 04:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,740
Posted By nick2481
It could be the control module. I had the same...

It could be the control module. I had the same error on my car. 02 745li. After a new control module the software might need updated.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-29-2012, 04:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 847
Posted By nick2481
Thanks for all the replies. It was the...

Thanks for all the replies. It was the alternator!!!!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-23-2012, 09:52 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 847
Posted By nick2481
Always using 93 octane.

Always using 93 octane.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-23-2012, 09:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 847
Posted By nick2481
Thanks for the reply!! I do think it's a...

Thanks for the reply!! I do think it's a alternator but not 100% I am having a bmw mechanic take a look at it wendsday or thursday. I will post what is wrong with it!!! The car has a 151,000 miles. ...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-22-2012, 02:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 847
Posted By nick2481
Engine knocking help!!

02 745Li makeing a knocking noise a few seconds after the car is started up. All the fluids are full. Any ideas please help!!!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-12-2012, 02:13 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 497
Posted By nick2481
on a 02 745li

on a 02 745li
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-12-2012, 01:47 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 497
Posted By nick2481
Sdm module passenger restraint system

Does anybody know where the sdm module is located for the Passenger seat? I was also wondering if there was a video on how to replace it!!! :)


THanks nick
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-28-2010, 09:43 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 5,696
Posted By nick2481
02 745Li - Where can I add brake fluid?

Where can I add brake fluid? I have a 2002 745LI.. I see a couple of places on the driverside to add fluid but i am not sure if it is the right spot. Does anybody have a pic of where to add the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-21-2010, 12:07 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,013
Posted By nick2481
I see that you have done alot of stuff to your...

I see that you have done alot of stuff to your car yourself. I was wondering if you could tell me where the brake fluid fill is at? I have a 2002 745LI. Have you changed the coolant out? If you...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-20-2010, 01:29 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,016
Posted By nick2481
Reset service light on rear brakes and brake fluid

I just put new brakes on 2002 745LI. I was wondering if anybody knows how to reset the service lights on the computer for the rear brakes and the brake fluid? I want to change them back from red and...
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