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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-20-2014, 10:33 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 23,213
Posted By johndade
I'm going through same exact issue. My mechanic...

I'm going through same exact issue. My mechanic swapped both bulbs and ignitor to other side it didn't change anything still flickering driver side then goes out and says left low beam malfunction....
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-08-2014, 11:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 599
Posted By johndade
You either have a light control module bad or the...

You either have a light control module bad or the control unit from both sides.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-29-2014, 01:14 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 645
Posted By johndade
So is this something new as far as programming or...

So is this something new as far as programming or are you just clearing adaptations?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-23-2014, 08:58 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 246
Posted By johndade
Have you done the upper control arms there called...

Have you done the upper control arms there called tension struts? I replaced my front struts along with the bump stop, strut mounts, mine were making sounds when going over bumps at slow speed. I'm...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-17-2014, 11:22 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,508
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I heard you can bypass the driver seat with a...

I heard you can bypass the driver seat with a bypass module to get rid of driver seat sensor. I will most likely do this as it is much cheaper.

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-08-2014, 11:50 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,508
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Why did the passenger side get the recall and not...

Why did the passenger side get the recall and not the driver? And then the recall was only for 04-06 on the 7 makes no sense.

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-08-2014, 02:58 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,520
Posted By johndade
Did you replace the auxiliary water pump yet? Do...

Did you replace the auxiliary water pump yet? Do you get heat when you drive ?

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-08-2014, 01:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 504
Posted By johndade
Coils/plugs? Sent from BimmerApp mobile app

Coils/plugs?

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-17-2014, 08:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 227
Posted By johndade
Xenon bulb

Ok after searching for xenon bulbs and the prices go from 40 bulb to 150. Has anyone got OEM bulbs for a good price that aren't Chinese knock offs or counterfeit German ones? If so how did they look...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-13-2014, 10:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 455
Posted By johndade
Herb can you replace vr or does that only come...

Herb can you replace vr or does that only come with a new alternator?

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-08-2014, 08:17 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,343
Posted By johndade
Mine ended up being sbsr module. Sent from...

Mine ended up being sbsr module.

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-04-2014, 07:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 292
Posted By johndade
Did you say 427k miles ? Sent from BimmerApp...

Did you say 427k miles ?

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-24-2014, 10:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 394
Posted By johndade
I have always said the 7 drives best at 100. That...

I have always said the 7 drives best at 100. That being said two different cars different classes. The 7 has more of an all around luxury/performance.

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-16-2014, 11:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 908
Posted By johndade
So the seal failed ? This is the first reported...

So the seal failed ? This is the first reported case I have heard of aga pipe failing. I just had this repair done with the aga pipe I wonder if this pipe holds up?

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-16-2014, 07:24 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 908
Posted By johndade
Why is the pipe so black ? Sent from...

Why is the pipe so black ?

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-05-2014, 08:56 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 583
Posted By johndade
If its not your valley pan or weep hole I would...

If its not your valley pan or weep hole I would get them done anyway. Since last winter I chased coolant leaks first it was hose from reservoir to cylinder heads then expansion tank then finally weep...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-02-2014, 09:17 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 583
Posted By johndade
825 for labor 145 of that is for parts like...

825 for labor 145 of that is for parts like valley pan intake gaskets. I had to buy pipe from aga for 600. He gets the other parts at discount.

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-01-2014, 10:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 583
Posted By johndade
Weep hole leak

Well at 148k on the clock the weep hole leak finally got to me. But with a BMW tech doing work on side and aga coolant pipe getting it done this weekend. Last weekend it was struts control arms and...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-30-2014, 04:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 313
Posted By johndade
Coolant pipe or any coolant leak for that matter...

Coolant pipe or any coolant leak for that matter and I would also get suspension checked.

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-28-2014, 02:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 244
Posted By johndade
This might not help you but I would report this...

This might not help you but I would report this to the nhsa because its a safety concern.

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-27-2014, 12:40 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 908
Posted By johndade
I believe its recommended to change valley pan...

I believe its recommended to change valley pan when doing weep hole.

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-15-2014, 05:43 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,562
Posted By johndade
Safetite sucks had mine done with them ended up...

Safetite sucks had mine done with them ended up in arguments and they didn't fix issue in the end.

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-10-2014, 08:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 416
Posted By johndade
How much more is it to do the guides mean green ?...

How much more is it to do the guides mean green ?

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-09-2014, 09:23 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 163
Posted By johndade
Camshaft sensors

Where do you guys recommend getting camshaft position sensors? Did you go BMW brand only or OEM or does? Any insight would be appreciated.

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-08-2014, 08:41 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 24,191
Posted By johndade
I have the driver seat mat sensor light that's...

I have the driver seat mat sensor light that's been on but isn't covered under the recall.

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