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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-04-2014, 07:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 712
Posted By Emporer
Pro Logic 7 advice

So I posted a thread some time back as my Logic 7 Amp has decided to pack in. I sent it to an audio repair shop where they carried out a diagnostics check on it and reported that it is beyond...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-19-2014, 05:24 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 714
Posted By Emporer
No fault codes have popped up and no loss of...

No fault codes have popped up and no loss of power or MPG. I will take it to a friends garage and get him to check.

Thanks for the help. Ill keep you all posted.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-18-2014, 04:12 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 714
Posted By Emporer
So the exhaust smell hasn't been noticeable for a...

So the exhaust smell hasn't been noticeable for a few weeks however it seems to have come back, only on a cold start when idling. I popped the hood the other day and revved the car a little, not too...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-07-2013, 12:01 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,043
Posted By Emporer
I had the same issue on my car last week, right...

I had the same issue on my car last week, right side had a pink tint to it and then started flickering. I bought 2 sets of phillips xenon bulbs from ebay @ 45. No issues since and lovely bright...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-26-2013, 03:50 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,600
Posted By Emporer
I had the same issue on my 7 and 5 series e39, I...

I had the same issue on my 7 and 5 series e39, I also drive a 730d Sport.

Easy fix really. The problem here is not your hoses or motors but small mesh type filter on the end of the motors which...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-19-2013, 06:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 712
Posted By Emporer
Thanks for the reply, I did come across this site...

Thanks for the reply, I did come across this site but couldnt understand how this would work and resolve the issue as there seems to be too many trailing wires, but it must work!!

Has anyone tried...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-19-2013, 04:17 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 712
Posted By Emporer
Logic 7 problems...May be

So I think my I may be suffering from the common Logic 7 problem. Last week i got a high pitch sound come from all speakers and then the bass cut out. All other speakers still work and the sound...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-14-2013, 01:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 916
Posted By Emporer
Thanks for the quick reply HD750Li. I've...

Thanks for the quick reply HD750Li.

I've been working away so havnt had the chance jump on this forum. Any ways I got a friend of mine who owns a garage to diagnose the fault, he tried to clear...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-22-2013, 05:21 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 916
Posted By Emporer
Driver side airbag fault

Hi all. Looking for some guidance. Yesterday when I jumped back into my car after a quick stop I got a warning stating drivers side airbag fault.

I have looked under the seat to check for any...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-22-2013, 04:43 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 714
Posted By Emporer
Any updates on this issue? Surely this has been...

Any updates on this issue? Surely this has been an issue with other E65-66?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-20-2013, 02:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 714
Posted By Emporer
There is no obvious signs of exhaust leaks under...

There is no obvious signs of exhaust leaks under the car, I have checked whilst idling and all seems fine, doesn't smell. I did pop the hood to see if I could smell and towards the left hand side,...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-20-2013, 12:11 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 714
Posted By Emporer
Exhaust smell in the cabin

Hi All,

So recently in the last month or so i have notices an exhaust type of smell in the cabin. It is more noticeable when the car has been started from a cold engine and when idling. I dont...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-15-2013, 04:06 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 310
Posted By Emporer
Transmission Fail Safe Mode

I dont know if this will form a bigger issue however yesterday when I started my car after a short journey I got a Transmission Fail Safe Mode error come up on the iDrive. A little puzzled as the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-08-2013, 04:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 301
Posted By Emporer
This is a relatively easy modification, the...

This is a relatively easy modification, the grille is held on by 8 screws (Allen key bolts). Just make sure you use wd40 to loosen them up. Shouldn't take any longer than 10 minutes. I changed mine...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-10-2013, 10:20 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,392
Posted By Emporer
Ok so I found a little time to try and resolve...

Ok so I found a little time to try and resolve the wet passenger footwell issue. As mentioned in the last post under the micro filters there are 2 drainage hoses which block up with dirt etc. I...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-04-2013, 02:25 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,392
Posted By Emporer
Still no response, strange as surely I cant be...

Still no response, strange as surely I cant be the only 7 series owner who is experiencing this?

Any way after some digging around and looking at other post on bimmerfest (e39, e46, x5, x3)and...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-02-2013, 01:55 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,392
Posted By Emporer
Anyone out there who has seen or experienced...

Anyone out there who has seen or experienced this?

I would rather try and fix this then take it to the dealers.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-01-2013, 02:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,392
Posted By Emporer
Water in rear passenger footwell

Whilst hoovering out my car I noticed that the rear passenger footwell on the left hand side of the car was very very wet, all other area are fine.

I couldn't find any DIY threads on how to...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-31-2012, 09:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 324
Posted By Emporer
Welcome to the fest, 7 series love all around

Welcome to the fest, 7 series love all around
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-28-2012, 08:52 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 727
Posted By Emporer
Here is the DIY link courtesy of Elvis530i ...

Here is the DIY link courtesy of Elvis530i

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=143393
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 12-28-2012, 08:48 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 727
Posted By Emporer
I had this very same problem a few years ago on...

I had this very same problem a few years ago on my E39. It was most defiantly the FSU, I read the DIY post on how to fix this.

Located the FSU, visited a BM salvage yard, picked up the FSU for...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-28-2012, 08:36 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,228
Posted By Emporer
I use mine as a daily drive covering roughly 130...

I use mine as a daily drive covering roughly 130 miles a week and it's a joy to drive. I have driven the same year S class and it doesn't drive no where as well as a 7.

What seems to amaze me are...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-27-2012, 08:13 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,228
Posted By Emporer
General feelings about your 7

I drive an 04 E65 730D sport comfort pack and I find this to be an awesome car, this is my 1st 7 series but not my 1st BMW. Running costs are reasonable and it feels a solid car :)

However I have...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-15-2012, 04:54 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,130
Posted By Emporer
These recall letters, are they for a specific...

These recall letters, are they for a specific model range and or year, also is it just the American market or euro market too?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-16-2012, 03:02 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,572
Posted By Emporer
Thats where my wife hid my cars, no wonder I get...

Thats where my wife hid my cars, no wonder I get an extra kiss on a night :rofl:

Awesome line up.
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