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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-21-2016, 11:53 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 289
Posted By TechFreak
Quick answer YES ....read this thread : :thumbup:...

Quick answer YES ....read this thread : :thumbup:

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=605382&
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-30-2016, 03:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 664
Posted By TechFreak
Read this thread here : :thumbup: ...

Read this thread here : :thumbup:

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=839630

I posted links in my posts #5 and #9 in the above thread link to various info e.g. Mechatronics...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-29-2016, 03:55 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 653
Posted By TechFreak
Top left is the Voice Command Module.......is it...

Top left is the Voice Command Module.......is it that one you mean ?

http://www.xolmatic.com/xprojects/XE65/Maletero/IMG_9924.JPG
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-22-2016, 03:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 376
Posted By TechFreak
Yes to both ....That's an L7 Amp in the example...

Yes to both ....That's an L7 Amp in the example pic ....both are located in the same place....Yes replacing ASK should solve your problem. :thumbup:
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-22-2016, 02:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 376
Posted By TechFreak
The Hi-Fi Amp should be located in the photo...

The Hi-Fi Amp should be located in the photo below ...it's the Module sitting at a 45 degree angle.....are you saying that's not there ?

http://www.xolmatic.com/xprojects/XE65/Maletero/IMG_9924.JPG
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-22-2016, 02:00 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 926
Posted By TechFreak
I'm an Engineer too ....totally know what you...

I'm an Engineer too ....totally know what you mean ....:D

Read this ....it explains fully how the BUS System works in the car : :thumbup:
...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-22-2016, 01:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 354
Posted By TechFreak
Read this thread here : :thumbup: ...

Read this thread here : :thumbup:

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=839630
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-22-2016, 01:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 354
Posted By TechFreak
You are correct it's Temp related....my fault...

You are correct it's Temp related....my fault only appeared when the engine got hot .....after an hour or so.....the Mechatronics Adapter Seals go through a 'pressure change' when the transmission...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-22-2016, 01:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 376
Posted By TechFreak
Read this ....it explains fully how the Audio...

Read this ....it explains fully how the Audio System works : :thumbup:

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=350114&d=1353378027
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-22-2016, 01:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 354
Posted By TechFreak
Yes ...i had same issue ....but the Temp issue is...

Yes ...i had same issue ....but the Temp issue is a 'symptom' not a cause of the problem.

I had my Mechatronics Adapter Seals checked and both were broken in 3 parts......once replaced all was...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-22-2016, 01:29 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 926
Posted By TechFreak
Sound like your on a wild goose chase just to get...

Sound like your on a wild goose chase just to get your PDC working ? :yikes:

With ignition ON and engine OFF ....Turn PDC ON via dash button ..... press your ear against each of the eight sensors...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-22-2016, 01:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 376
Posted By TechFreak
It's your ASK unit thats faulty (single CD unit...

It's your ASK unit thats faulty (single CD unit in the centre of your dash)....it's the Master Controller not the Amp. :thumbup:
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-22-2016, 01:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 354
Posted By TechFreak
Forget the Temp Sensor it's probably...

Forget the Temp Sensor it's probably correct......get your Mechatronic Adapter Seals checked for cracks .. :thumbup:
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-18-2016, 09:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 417
Posted By TechFreak
Dynamic Stability Control monitors the rotation...

Dynamic Stability Control monitors the rotation of all 4 wheels.

If one wheel is smaller it rotates faster and flags a fault which relates to the ABS and DSC.

THe ABS faults clears when all 4...
Forum: 7 Series DIY 06-13-2016, 03:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 715
Posted By TechFreak
You have to mod the Tuner module in the located...

You have to mod the Tuner module in the located in the rear C Pillar to add an Aux input.

Search the Forums for Tuner Mod Aux input.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-03-2016, 02:40 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 26,794
Posted By TechFreak
Video In signal....goes via the GPS Sat Nav...

Video In signal....goes via the GPS Sat Nav Module (looks like cd player in trunk). :thumbup:
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-03-2016, 02:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 745
Posted By TechFreak
Did you re-register the new battery to the car ? ...

Did you re-register the new battery to the car ?

If you didn't the Power Module will still think the old battery is fitted and the problems/faults will remain the same.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-30-2016, 04:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 381
Posted By TechFreak
If it's a very low leak then your won't see any...

If it's a very low leak then your won't see any on the ground as it collects in the big plastic undertray fixed to the underside of the engine then evaporates.

Also read this thread :
...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-22-2016, 09:37 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 982
Posted By TechFreak
I replaced both my cats on my 02 plate...

I replaced both my cats on my 02 plate cheap.....:thumbup:

I bought both my Cats from :

https://www.fcpeuro.com/

for $1,014.28 plus Overseas Shipping to Scotland UK $122.07.

Both sides...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-22-2016, 08:44 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 498
Posted By TechFreak
Here's why you MUST get it registered : :thumbup:...

Here's why you MUST get it registered : :thumbup:

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showpost.php?p=5077075&postcount=6
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-27-2015, 11:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 420
Posted By TechFreak
If your car is fitted with Comfort Access...

If your car is fitted with Comfort Access .....one of the door handles could be faulty and draining the battery.

Check to see if any of the door handles are warm or hot.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-29-2015, 09:33 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 539
Posted By TechFreak
You need to do this ....1st post in this thread...

You need to do this ....1st post in this thread ... :thumbup:

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=351511
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-22-2015, 03:04 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 548
Posted By TechFreak
Did you Re-register the new Battery to the car ?...

Did you Re-register the new Battery to the car ? .......as the Power Module will still think the previous battery is still fitted and give you the same faults.

Read my post here :...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-15-2015, 11:01 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 296
Posted By TechFreak
Is this what your after ? : ...

Is this what your after ? :

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=350602&d=1353774686
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-13-2015, 05:20 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 436
Posted By TechFreak
Buy a cheap Bluetooth OBD 2 Code Reader off Ebay...

Buy a cheap Bluetooth OBD 2 Code Reader off Ebay and download and Android App called Torque to any Android device and see what faults are logged via the OBD2 connector in the footwell. :thumbup:
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