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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-19-2012, 10:48 AM
Replies: 169
Views: 10,162
Posted By spinaker01
Where & When

I'd be interested!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-14-2012, 07:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 572
Posted By spinaker01
Guess why they make snow tires? Yes, for snow....

Guess why they make snow tires? Yes, for snow. Put them on and drive past all the suburbans flipped over in a ditch.....
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-08-2012, 04:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 546
Posted By spinaker01
simply pull the control stalk (or push it) gently...

simply pull the control stalk (or push it) gently while driving at a speed over 20 mph or so and the cruise should engage and show up in the speedo display. If not, sounds like a problem....
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-05-2012, 11:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 994
Posted By spinaker01
They are not that hard to replace but you will...

They are not that hard to replace but you will need a puller to remove the ball joint end - they also must be done in pairs -don't skimp by doing one side, you'll be doing the other in a few months...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-03-2012, 03:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 722
Posted By spinaker01
The wheel shake is definitely the front control...

The wheel shake is definitely the front control arms. Common problem on all three 7's I've owned. Replace and be happy!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-27-2011, 04:11 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 701
Posted By spinaker01
Yeah, um....loose the M. At least until BMW...

Yeah, um....loose the M. At least until BMW actually makes an M7 version.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-25-2011, 09:38 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 14,508
Posted By spinaker01
Just finished my grey interior pieces with SEM...

Just finished my grey interior pieces with SEM paint. Looks great and easy to do. The perfect colour match with SEM for grey trim is PRESIDIO. Cheers!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-25-2011, 05:51 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 14,508
Posted By spinaker01
Hey all, just redid mine interior trim pieces as...

Hey all, just redid mine interior trim pieces as well. Easy job really and the SEM paint is perfect. For all those doing a GREY interior like mine, the SEM color to use for a perfect match is...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-23-2011, 01:59 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 701
Posted By spinaker01
Had this happen to me too one cold Winter....

Had this happen to me too one cold Winter. Couldn't get enough warm air out of the blower to clear the windshield. Changed thermostat and all was well again.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-19-2011, 04:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 713
Posted By spinaker01
I can't imagine why they would. This group's...

I can't imagine why they would. This group's demographic is not the new car buying group that BMW would cater to for $100K+ plus car purchases. At the end of the day, we are driving out of warranty...
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