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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-28-2014, 04:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 253
Posted By TechFreak
When was the last time you changed your battery ?...

When was the last time you changed your battery ? ;)
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-12-2014, 01:43 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 187
Posted By TechFreak
Sounds about right ...i'm getting 14mpg ...but i...

Sounds about right ...i'm getting 14mpg ...but i do loads of short journeys.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-11-2014, 04:13 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,804
Posted By TechFreak
Here you go.....post #11 onwards.... : :thumbup: ...

Here you go.....post #11 onwards.... : :thumbup:

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=629634
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-09-2014, 05:52 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 388
Posted By TechFreak
Sounds like the Reservoir is cracked.....replace...

Sounds like the Reservoir is cracked.....replace it.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-09-2014, 05:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 276
Posted By TechFreak
This doesn't work on our cars...as if one fails...

This doesn't work on our cars...as if one fails it stops the whole system.

.....only way to tell is (with ignition and PDC On) to press your ear against each sensor and see if it's clicking....the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-07-2014, 06:06 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 866
Posted By TechFreak
Totally agree ...if it ain't broke don't fix...

Totally agree ...if it ain't broke don't fix it....:thumbup:

For info i'm in Edinburgh too if you've any probs with your car ....;)

T.


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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-06-2014, 11:13 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,804
Posted By TechFreak
might help : ...

might help :

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=350130&d=1353378307
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-04-2014, 12:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 306
Posted By TechFreak
Put in your VIN number here and it'll tell you...

Put in your VIN number here and it'll tell you the part number :

http://www.realoem.com/bmw/select.do
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-03-2014, 09:22 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 296
Posted By TechFreak
9E36 Converter Power HMR and 9E39 Converter Power...

9E36 Converter Power HMR and 9E39 Converter Power VML....relates to the PDC Module.....which could be bad.

Only suggestion is to replace it.

For the PDC Sensors in the bumper ....you can test...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-03-2014, 08:37 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 513
Posted By TechFreak
I DON'T RECOMMEND cutting & welding option....it...

I DON'T RECOMMEND cutting & welding option....it would need stainless steel welded which would need to be done properly....and no guarantee's it'll pass emissions and not throw up fault codes.

I...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-28-2014, 04:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 318
Posted By TechFreak
CCV Valves ...cheap and easy fix ....you can do...

CCV Valves ...cheap and easy fix ....you can do it yourself in 5 to 10 mins.

You'll find them when you take the top plastic engine cover off.

Your car has one on the engine (look for orange...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-23-2014, 01:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 716
Posted By TechFreak
I assume you mean BMW745LiGuy ......you made a...

I assume you mean BMW745LiGuy ......you made a typo...

I take it you've tried phone him on his number in this thread :

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?p=8606574#post8606574
Forum: Wheels and Tires 09-23-2014, 01:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 994
Posted By TechFreak
Think you better sort this out first ....... ...

Think you better sort this out first .......

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?p=8606379
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-19-2014, 10:32 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 489
Posted By TechFreak
http://www.knibbworld.com/stock-images/sim.jpg

http://www.knibbworld.com/stock-images/sim.jpg
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-18-2014, 11:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 653
Posted By TechFreak
Here's your problem and easy fix ...:thumbup: ...

Here's your problem and easy fix ...:thumbup:

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=793781




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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-13-2014, 02:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 281
Posted By TechFreak
Try this : :thumbup: ...

Try this : :thumbup:

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=195020
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-13-2014, 01:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 537
Posted By TechFreak
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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-13-2014, 03:27 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 445
Posted By TechFreak
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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-13-2014, 03:12 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 463
Posted By TechFreak
Short term just do what I suggested in my post...

Short term just do what I suggested in my post above to bypass the nav unit until you get it fixed. ;-)

Just use Mr Burgers or Papers method of connecting the 2 fibre optics together.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-11-2014, 05:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 463
Posted By TechFreak
Mr Burger is correct is trying to fix the Nav...

Mr Burger is correct is trying to fix the Nav Unit.

BUT... there is a quick test and a quick fix to get all the rest of your Modules working again in the car (but without the Nav unit until you...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-11-2014, 04:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 385
Posted By TechFreak
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=...

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=609277
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-10-2014, 02:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 393
Posted By TechFreak
Did you 'register' the new battery to the car...

Did you 'register' the new battery to the car after changing it ?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-07-2014, 12:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 206
Posted By TechFreak
Yeah possibly. The E65 does strange things...

Yeah possibly.

The E65 does strange things if it's not registered.

If the new battery isn't registered to the car then the Power Module still thinks it has the old battery fitted.

Here's...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-07-2014, 12:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 356
Posted By TechFreak
DIY for CCV's : ...

DIY for CCV's :

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=618923


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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-07-2014, 12:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 206
Posted By TechFreak
Yeah you can but you need a laptop, the correct...

Yeah you can but you need a laptop, the correct software and an OBD2 Cable.

Here's how to register it :

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=644567
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