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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-24-2014, 09:11 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 815
Posted By ekuenzli
There will be 4 large orings and 4 small orings. ...

There will be 4 large orings and 4 small orings. Yes there are 4 vanos solenoids. The picture only shows one side. The write up referenced earlier should answer any questions.


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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-23-2014, 07:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 266
Posted By ekuenzli
Nice write up. Great job!! Sent from...

Nice write up. Great job!!


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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-21-2014, 06:31 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 815
Posted By ekuenzli
Cheap and easy, worth the 45 minutes of your...

Cheap and easy, worth the 45 minutes of your time. Has really added to the low end torque..
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-20-2014, 07:43 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 815
Posted By ekuenzli
Over the front of the grill they are easy to get...

Over the front of the grill they are easy to get to.


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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-19-2014, 05:10 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 815
Posted By ekuenzli
Removed air box including the three intake tubes,...

Removed air box including the three intake tubes, two from the air cleaners and the one going from air box to throttle body. Be careful with the vacuum line on the bottom of the airbox. Disconnect it...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-19-2014, 04:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 242
Posted By ekuenzli
Thanks for the clarification. Learned something...

Thanks for the clarification. Learned something today.


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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-18-2014, 07:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 242
Posted By ekuenzli
If I am not mistaken, it connects to the vacuum...

If I am not mistaken, it connects to the vacuum controlled valve on the second muffler. I believe it opens up the second muffler under high revs lowering the backpressure.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-17-2014, 09:09 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 815
Posted By ekuenzli
They looked pretty clean but did spray then out...

They looked pretty clean but did spray then out with brake cleaner. Some old oil came out when I sprayed them.


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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-17-2014, 07:48 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 815
Posted By ekuenzli
Did my vanos seals on Friday. No more hesitation...

Did my vanos seals on Friday. No more hesitation at high load low rpm acceleration. Low end torque is much improved as well. For 25 bucks and 30 minutes of work it was all value add. Pretty easy...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-14-2014, 02:16 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 422
Posted By ekuenzli
Angel Eyes is AE. Sent from BimmerApp...

Angel Eyes is AE.


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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-14-2014, 11:07 AM
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Posted By ekuenzli
Very nice ride!! Sent from BimmerApp...

Very nice ride!!


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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-12-2014, 12:00 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 518
Posted By ekuenzli
You are welcome. Good luck. Plenty of great...

You are welcome. Good luck. Plenty of great information on here.


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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-12-2014, 06:40 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 518
Posted By ekuenzli
This page is a good reference for maintenance...

This page is a good reference for maintenance items.

http://www.diye65e66.com/videos/



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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-12-2014, 06:38 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 518
Posted By ekuenzli
What water do I mix with my coolant?

When I got my 2008 with 75k on the odometer I did the following: replaced spark plugs, air filters, tranny oil, mechatronics sleeve, fuel filter and crank case vent valves. Seemed to help smooth out...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-28-2014, 01:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 574
Posted By ekuenzli
Looks real nice. I personally like the silver but...

Looks real nice. I personally like the silver but to each his own. Love the black wheels may do mine one day.




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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-17-2014, 04:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 419
Posted By ekuenzli
I bought a charcoal filter a month ago. Want to...

I bought a charcoal filter a month ago. Want to say it was around 225 bucks or so. The dealer matched the price from the South Atlanta BMW website. Have not had a chance to replace it. There is a...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-27-2014, 05:05 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 191
Posted By ekuenzli
All one piece. Sent from BimmerApp...

All one piece.


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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-05-2014, 02:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 458
Posted By ekuenzli
Personally. I would go with the mich. Sumo I...

Personally. I would go with the mich. Sumo I believe is the same company that makes srixon golf balls, they are a huge company in japan. There, worthless trivia for you . I have been running conti...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-03-2014, 12:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 275
Posted By ekuenzli
Mine seems to work just fine moving or in stop...

Mine seems to work just fine moving or in stop and go traffic. Could there be an issue with your radiator fan(s) not pulling enough air. If it gets colder when moving I would think you have an...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-23-2014, 06:03 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 608
Posted By ekuenzli
Can't hurt to make sure they are clean. I can't...

Can't hurt to make sure they are clean. I can't say for sure what stopped the hesitation. Did a lot of those maintenance items over a couple days. I started with the easiest repairs first until it...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-22-2014, 12:50 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 608
Posted By ekuenzli
Don't know about the code sorry. However, I have...

Don't know about the code sorry. However, I have done all the things you listed bc of the hesitation plus replaced tranny filter, pan and fluid plus replaced crank case valves and had my repair shop...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-19-2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 208
Posted By ekuenzli
Thanks for the reply. The hesitation was...

Thanks for the reply.

The hesitation was there before I put in the KN filters, so not sure they are the issue. Also, I forgot to mention I cleaned the MAF while I had the intake ductwork out, so...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-19-2014, 12:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 208
Posted By ekuenzli
Hesitation Seems to be gone for now

When I purchased my 2008 750LI, it came with a slight hesitation at lower rpm when giving slight acceleration. Mainly noticed it while going up hill. After reading on the forum about on things...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-15-2014, 01:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 339
Posted By ekuenzli
As is mine. Sent from BimmerApp mobile...

As is mine.


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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-09-2014, 08:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 315
Posted By ekuenzli
Just left Import Autoworks here in Chattanooga. ...

Just left Import Autoworks here in Chattanooga. Cleanest shop I have been in for a while. Great folks working there. Had the tranny service done, coded the convenience key to allow the windows to...
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