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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) Today, 08:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 119
Posted By Rick in Yuma
Thanks for the help. I wonder what it will look...

Thanks for the help. I wonder what it will look like with 100k miles of Arizona dust in it. Unless the dealer changed it out at some point. BTW almost bought a 97' 850i. But passed when I found out...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) Yesterday, 11:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 119
Posted By Rick in Yuma
We're is the rear AC unit? Dash? Roof? Trunk? Any...

We're is the rear AC unit? Dash? Roof? Trunk? Any idea how hard it is to get to? Thanks.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) Yesterday, 03:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 119
Posted By Rick in Yuma
Aux cabin filter

Can someone advise me were the third cabin filter is located? I've searched this forum yet can't find it. Realoem.com shows the part break down but not it's exact location or how to change it....
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-23-2014, 03:25 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,975
Posted By Rick in Yuma
MWS..The sound I like is the LFA clip @ 5:24 to...

MWS..The sound I like is the LFA clip @ 5:24 to 5:29 past that,the very high scream is too much.. BTW The pipe on our smart car is short too,but no flames :-) ...of course 70hp at 50 mpg..It doesn't...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-20-2014, 02:23 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,975
Posted By Rick in Yuma
MWS.. Here is a Lambo.. I think it's a V8, but...

MWS.. Here is a Lambo.. I think it's a V8, but crazy all the same. I'm not up to speed on Lambo's.. It's from a Facebook post.. Hope you all can open it. Do you know how to get flames to come out of...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-13-2014, 05:20 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,975
Posted By Rick in Yuma
Thanks, for remembering me. Been working on the...

Thanks, for remembering me. Been working on the car for 2 months. Changing everything I thought that needed to be done at 103k miles. Soon as we get the overhaul done, exhaust is next.

Sent from...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-03-2014, 06:39 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,975
Posted By Rick in Yuma
You nailed the sound. That's the original sound I...

You nailed the sound. That's the original sound I thought you were going for. That's the sound of a healthy v12. I haven't done the exhaust mod on mine yet but if you don't mind throw up some specs...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 10-01-2014, 04:01 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,636
Posted By Rick in Yuma
Auto trader has several listed one used one for...

Auto trader has several listed one used one for 595k... several others at msrp...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-25-2014, 06:06 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 760
Posted By Rick in Yuma
However other BMW models don't. For example the...

However other BMW models don't. For example the E65/E66 lights don't disassemble and cost up to $1200 each. If someone can find a repair on the inexpensive replaceable ones it will help the rest of...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-25-2014, 03:08 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 760
Posted By Rick in Yuma
We were on a hunting trip in Flagstaff Arizona...

We were on a hunting trip in Flagstaff Arizona about 10 years ago, The mosquitoes were brutal. We bought some hundred percent DEET bug repellent. Being A typical male,we neglect to read the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-19-2014, 02:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 357
Posted By Rick in Yuma
Here is one... ...

Here is one...
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=644567
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-19-2014, 08:18 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 357
Posted By Rick in Yuma
Do a search on this site for battery...

Do a search on this site for battery registration. Lots of tips there. Any good BMW tech will be able to do it for you.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-18-2014, 06:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 357
Posted By Rick in Yuma
This is a common occurrence when the battery...

This is a common occurrence when the battery level is low. The cars computer system will shut down electrical needs, air conditioning being the first one. The cars computer determines what level the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-18-2014, 09:50 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 235
Posted By Rick in Yuma
How did you do it?

How did you do it?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-16-2014, 05:31 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 518
Posted By Rick in Yuma
That won't work. The greater the distance from...

That won't work. The greater the distance from the road to the rim. The more shock absorbing quality you gain. Thin rubber distance equals stiff ride. I had a 540i that I put larger rims on. I hated...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-14-2014, 06:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 518
Posted By Rick in Yuma
It's not a matter of fit.. both will. Check with...

It's not a matter of fit.. both will. Check with a tire and rim source/supplier in the UK. Some tire replacement sizes are very expensive. Look for prices on both. A tool for sizing options can be...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-08-2014, 04:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 320
Posted By Rick in Yuma
Are you sure you have 15 inch rims on your 7...

Are you sure you have 15 inch rims on your 7 series? If so there not stock. Look at this site.

http://www.discounttire.com/dtcs/home.do

Stock tires are the 18 inch rims. Their fitment guild...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-07-2014, 01:15 PM
Replies: 227
Views: 11,223
Posted By Rick in Yuma
While your replacing the water pump . I would...

While your replacing the water pump . I would replace the tensioner pullies also. Yes water pumps can make noise. Also check your fan clutch. And put new belts on it at the same time. How many miles...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-06-2014, 10:31 AM
Replies: 227
Views: 11,223
Posted By Rick in Yuma
How did you rebuild the pump ? Where did you find...

How did you rebuild the pump ? Where did you find the source for the diaphragm. That information will be of great help to everyone, with a 760li. Thanks in advance for your help.

Sent from...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-12-2014, 01:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 268
Posted By Rick in Yuma
Check the belts and idler pulley too.

Check the belts and idler pulley too.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-12-2014, 01:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 268
Posted By Rick in Yuma
The radiator, fan shroud, and any wiring that...

The radiator, fan shroud, and any wiring that might be around it.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-08-2014, 04:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 389
Posted By Rick in Yuma
If it's paid for think of payments saved against...

If it's paid for think of payments saved against repairs. What's a new one going to cost you. Plus the newer 2009 to 2014 7's are having troubles too. Plus some folks don't like the changes at...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-06-2014, 09:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 304
Posted By Rick in Yuma
Your going to be on the hook for new tires. Not...

Your going to be on the hook for new tires. Not covered by warranty.Do not get them at the dealer, you will pay to much. Try discount tire company. If they are in your area.... Under the CPO...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-28-2014, 04:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 482
Posted By Rick in Yuma
http://workshop-manuals.com/bmw/7_series_e66/745li...

http://workshop-manuals.com/bmw/7_series_e66/745li_n62_sal/1_service_information/16__fuel_supply_system_(n62)/1_si__diagnosis_of_fuel_tank_systems_with_fuel_tank_leak_diagnosis_module_(dmtl)_all_u/pag...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-26-2014, 03:13 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,183
Posted By Rick in Yuma
105C or 105F... Big difference.

105C or 105F... Big difference.
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