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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-25-2014, 05:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 494
Posted By tiger187
Come join the crew:thumbup: 448077

Come join the crew:thumbup:

448077
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-12-2014, 07:07 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,220
Posted By tiger187
the part should be cheaper and labor does not...

the part should be cheaper and labor does not take that long. My mechanic changed it in my garage. Does it start?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-12-2014, 06:46 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,220
Posted By tiger187
Dont know if it can be tested off the car but...

Dont know if it can be tested off the car but they dont cost that much and my mechanic was in and out in 30 min so labor should not be that much. Ask for yours original back to see if it was factory...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-09-2014, 06:58 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,220
Posted By tiger187
Good luck and let us (forum) know what the final...

Good luck and let us (forum) know what the final verdict was. I see more and more of these threads popping up. I had to replace my ac high pressure hose yesterday. One of the shops broke it and...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-08-2014, 09:16 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,220
Posted By tiger187
Those guys are great, I talked with them as well...

Those guys are great, I talked with them as well I was going to deal with them but as they told me if it didnt work I was stuck with it I got a little nervous. That was 6 months ago and my mechanic...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-08-2014, 08:50 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,220
Posted By tiger187
I went through the same process you did. After 1...

I went through the same process you did. After 1 mechanic and 3 BMW expert shops I ended up goingto the stealership and it was my DME even though shop number 2 said they sent mines out and it came...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-29-2014, 02:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 16,735
Posted By tiger187
Had to buy one last week 1400.00 plus coding at...

Had to buy one last week 1400.00 plus coding at 145.00 an hour.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-29-2014, 12:24 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,614
Posted By tiger187
I had many of the same problemsn mentioned above....

I had many of the same problemsn mentioned above. 3 months, 1 mechanic and 3 repair shops later I finally took it to the dealership and they told me in 8 hours it was my DME. Picked the car up 3...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-26-2014, 07:40 PM
Replies: 2,848
Views: 688,204
Posted By tiger187
Nice whip:thumbup:

Nice whip:thumbup:
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-10-2014, 10:49 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 427
Posted By tiger187
Yes it does thanks

Yes it does thanks
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-10-2014, 10:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 427
Posted By tiger187
I have the same issue now what parts did you...

I have the same issue now what parts did you replace and how much did it cost.

Thanks
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-27-2013, 08:49 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,599
Posted By tiger187
The Ghost

The Ghost
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-27-2013, 08:33 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 968
Posted By tiger187
There is also a DIY in this forum on how to...

There is also a DIY in this forum on how to change the bulb yourself. It not difficult to do at all.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-19-2013, 04:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 516
Posted By tiger187
did you ever get it scanned?

did you ever get it scanned?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-14-2013, 05:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 516
Posted By tiger187
From experience you can try all different...

From experience you can try all different approaches and still not get it right. I tried changing the

IVM
B-Pillar
ZGM
SIM
etc

It was only until my mechanic borrowed a BMW scanner to...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-14-2013, 04:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 419
Posted By tiger187
Looks good:thumbup:

Looks good:thumbup:
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-18-2013, 12:20 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 807
Posted By tiger187
I had the same problem. I replaced the crank...

I had the same problem. I replaced the crank sensor but it was not oem. After two weeks and then finally getting a BMW scanner it turned out to be the non oem sensor. Got an OEM sensor and it...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-16-2013, 06:21 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 771
Posted By tiger187
Sorry but that I dont know:dunno:

Sorry but that I dont know:dunno:
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-15-2013, 07:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 771
Posted By tiger187
Stealership about 300.00 or less, salvage yard...

Stealership about 300.00 or less, salvage yard 150.00 or less but it has to be coded.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-14-2013, 02:53 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,835
Posted By tiger187
That is a nice car:thumbup: I gotta go back to...

That is a nice car:thumbup: I gotta go back to the drawing board:cry: lol
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-14-2013, 02:38 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,043
Posted By tiger187
Thanks man. You will enjoy it . I had too many...

Thanks man. You will enjoy it . I had too many cars to count and all of them break down sooner or later. Plus if it is not paid for it will be soon at that price and you can get something else to...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-14-2013, 02:14 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,043
Posted By tiger187
Bottom line is if you like the car and are...

Bottom line is if you like the car and are prepared to keep it running do a few things

1.put money aside for potential repairs.

2.price out major parts ahead of time.

3.check ebay for...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-14-2013, 01:30 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 771
Posted By tiger187
The zgm is under the dash on the passenger side....

The zgm is under the dash on the passenger side. It is not the SIM which is the big box.

Unscrew the footwell cover

Remove ac/heater plastic vent.

Slide zgm out of the plastic container.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-11-2013, 07:00 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,286
Posted By tiger187
+1 I just replaced mine and it now starts fine.

+1 I just replaced mine and it now starts fine.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-11-2013, 06:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 771
Posted By tiger187
Does the shop have the right kind of scanne? Not...

Does the shop have the right kind of scanne? Not all scanners communicate effectively. One place told me I had a bad ECU but I went somewhere else and that was not true.
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