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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-18-2014, 12:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 237
Posted By canuckdon
Sounds like weep hole leak, try doing a search,...

Sounds like weep hole leak, try doing a search, very common problem with a few ways to fix it.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-07-2014, 11:57 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 472
Posted By canuckdon
I've always loved your red 7. very rare.

I've always loved your red 7. very rare.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-07-2014, 08:58 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 472
Posted By canuckdon
Smile Ruby black metallic, Champagne merino leather,...

Ruby black metallic, Champagne merino leather, alcantara roof liner and piano black trim.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-06-2014, 10:40 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 472
Posted By canuckdon
had an 03 and now an 08 individual. Not sure...

had an 03 and now an 08 individual. Not sure there is a better car for my needs out there. Love the handling in a big car, and the luxury.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 02-25-2014, 01:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 473
Posted By canuckdon
If you will forgive an E66er. I find the gauge...

If you will forgive an E66er. I find the gauge measurement pretty inaccurate. remember temperature effects volume, so in the cold you do have less oil on startup. I find the dipstick is the only...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 02-12-2014, 11:42 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,553
Posted By canuckdon
Are you going to BMW Gallery or Calgary BMW? I...

Are you going to BMW Gallery or Calgary BMW? I know Elise at Calgary BMW is an excellent SA, but overall there service manager likes to deflect and pretend he doesn't know about
common problems....
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-03-2014, 10:13 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 794
Posted By canuckdon
sorry, didn't ask the dealer for fear of the...

sorry, didn't ask the dealer for fear of the diagnostic charges. I think I will try the MAF cleaner when things warm up here.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-03-2014, 10:11 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 574
Posted By canuckdon
+1, any movement defeats the auto function, just...

+1, any movement defeats the auto function, just make sure the knobs are on the step.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-23-2014, 08:54 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 5,143
Posted By canuckdon
go seahawks!! Sherman would fit on this board...

go seahawks!! Sherman would fit on this board pretty well.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-23-2014, 08:48 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 794
Posted By canuckdon
Thanks!

Thanks!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-22-2014, 03:14 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 794
Posted By canuckdon
I have a similar symptom, but it's most...

I have a similar symptom, but it's most noticeable when coasting down hill. The revs vary from about 1700 to 2000, with a resulting pulsating deceleration that is a couple of seconds in period. I...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-10-2013, 09:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 359
Posted By canuckdon
You probably already know that the center console...

You probably already know that the center console has a switch to allow air to flow into it, so if it's a warm day and the ac is on, it keeps it pretty cool in there.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-03-2013, 02:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 383
Posted By canuckdon
Is that Mike Reilly... cause your question sounds...

Is that Mike Reilly... cause your question sounds like you took a blow to the head :)

Go Stamps Go
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-02-2013, 12:14 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,175
Posted By canuckdon
I think the seal is for wind noise. You need the...

I think the seal is for wind noise. You need the drains to work to keep the water from entering the cabin.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-24-2013, 01:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 262
Posted By canuckdon
see sticky thread above please.

see sticky thread above please.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-12-2013, 03:11 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 685
Posted By canuckdon
Harsh shift from 1-2, and 2-1, had the 'I think I...

Harsh shift from 1-2, and 2-1, had the 'I think I was rear ended' once, and finally the tranny stayed in first way to long (like up to 3000 rpm during slow acceleration) and then slammed into 2nd....
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-12-2013, 01:26 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 685
Posted By canuckdon
Rebuilt tranny is $10,000. so that's why...

Rebuilt tranny is $10,000. so that's why everyone is suggesting guibo, mech sleeve, resets and other fixes when you might really need a new tranny. replacing fluid has helped me.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-30-2013, 02:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 731
Posted By canuckdon
revs up and down could be MAF or torque converter...

revs up and down could be MAF or torque converter in tranny. Clunk is you guibo joint (like a U-joint with a rubber bushing). Oil leak can be found by looking at where it's Leaking (sorry).
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-14-2013, 09:42 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 366
Posted By canuckdon
this is on the post facelift cars (05-08?) on the...

this is on the post facelift cars (05-08?) on the pre-facelift cars there is a dedicated icon to turn off all the stability controls on the same page as the dtc icon.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-13-2013, 12:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 366
Posted By canuckdon
DSC is dynamic stability control and is on by...

DSC is dynamic stability control and is on by default. It won't let you spin the wheels, and will brake to correct for any skidding. The DTC is the dynamic traction control, and is actually just a...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 04-30-2013, 03:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 361
Posted By canuckdon
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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-16-2013, 11:07 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 343
Posted By canuckdon
somewhere in the car settings menu I recall

somewhere in the car settings menu I recall
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-15-2013, 01:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 343
Posted By canuckdon
Have you tried inflating all your tires to the...

Have you tried inflating all your tires to the correct pressure and then reset the TPM, it takes several minutes to reset while driving.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-04-2013, 01:18 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 840
Posted By canuckdon
My 08 has been pretty trouble free, it rides like...

My 08 has been pretty trouble free, it rides like a dream, corners like a sports car, decent power, and all the toys to play with during rush hour. Can drive 1000+ km in a day and feel fine; Makes...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-05-2013, 08:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 549
Posted By canuckdon
Does it get better with driving? you might just...

Does it get better with driving? you might just have tires that develop flat spots from being parked for a while, and causes the vibration. As the tire warms the flat spot comes out and the vibration...
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