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Forum: E60 M5 (2006 - 2010) 09-10-2014, 07:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 225
Posted By ekuenzli
Given the fact you have a new battery and I...

Given the fact you have a new battery and I assume you had it programmed to the car, M5fed may be right that you have a short somewhere. With your console turning on and off that could be a good...
Forum: E60 M5 (2006 - 2010) 09-10-2014, 10:41 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 225
Posted By ekuenzli
My guess is your battery is weak and has enough...

My guess is your battery is weak and has enough power for the dash etc, but just too low to turn the starter. I have read a few posts on the 7 series forum where a weak battery can cause all kinds of...
Forum: E60 M5 (2006 - 2010) 09-10-2014, 10:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 230
Posted By ekuenzli
Copy that. Thanks. Will do!!!! Sent from...

Copy that. Thanks. Will do!!!!


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Forum: E60 M5 (2006 - 2010) 09-10-2014, 07:37 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 230
Posted By ekuenzli
To close the loop. The dealer would not meet a...

To close the loop. The dealer would not meet a fair price in the 07. So after finding out they had all the service records for the 10 m5 and they met my price I bought it. What a beast. Base lining...
Forum: E60 M5 (2006 - 2010) 09-09-2014, 08:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 230
Posted By ekuenzli
Thank you for the replies. Will make a decision...

Thank you for the replies. Will make a decision soon.
Forum: E60 M5 (2006 - 2010) 09-09-2014, 11:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 230
Posted By ekuenzli
Purchase question

Have done quite a bit of research and it seems that folks believe it is better to jump into an 09/10 model due to the improvements during the model years. So I am at a crossroads now, as I am...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-04-2014, 05:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 257
Posted By ekuenzli
SRS seat pad dead-passenger side

Searched for information on this, so don't flame me Paper. Ha ha

Some folks are covered under a recall for when the pad goes bad. For my 2008 the dealer is telling me it is not covered. And of...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-31-2014, 07:35 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 314
Posted By ekuenzli
Nice write up. Thx!! Sent from BimmerApp...

Nice write up. Thx!!


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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-24-2014, 09:11 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,010
Posted By ekuenzli
There will be 4 large orings and 4 small orings. ...

There will be 4 large orings and 4 small orings. Yes there are 4 vanos solenoids. The picture only shows one side. The write up referenced earlier should answer any questions.


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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-23-2014, 07:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 419
Posted By ekuenzli
Nice write up. Great job!! Sent from...

Nice write up. Great job!!


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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-21-2014, 06:31 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,010
Posted By ekuenzli
Cheap and easy, worth the 45 minutes of your...

Cheap and easy, worth the 45 minutes of your time. Has really added to the low end torque..
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-20-2014, 07:43 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,010
Posted By ekuenzli
Over the front of the grill they are easy to get...

Over the front of the grill they are easy to get to.


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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-19-2014, 05:10 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,010
Posted By ekuenzli
Removed air box including the three intake tubes,...

Removed air box including the three intake tubes, two from the air cleaners and the one going from air box to throttle body. Be careful with the vacuum line on the bottom of the airbox. Disconnect it...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-19-2014, 04:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 272
Posted By ekuenzli
Thanks for the clarification. Learned something...

Thanks for the clarification. Learned something today.


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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-18-2014, 07:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 272
Posted By ekuenzli
If I am not mistaken, it connects to the vacuum...

If I am not mistaken, it connects to the vacuum controlled valve on the second muffler. I believe it opens up the second muffler under high revs lowering the backpressure.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-17-2014, 09:09 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,010
Posted By ekuenzli
They looked pretty clean but did spray then out...

They looked pretty clean but did spray then out with brake cleaner. Some old oil came out when I sprayed them.


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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-17-2014, 07:48 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,010
Posted By ekuenzli
Did my vanos seals on Friday. No more hesitation...

Did my vanos seals on Friday. No more hesitation at high load low rpm acceleration. Low end torque is much improved as well. For 25 bucks and 30 minutes of work it was all value add. Pretty easy...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-14-2014, 02:16 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 476
Posted By ekuenzli
Angel Eyes is AE. Sent from BimmerApp...

Angel Eyes is AE.


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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-14-2014, 11:07 AM
Replies: 2,907
Views: 702,663
Posted By ekuenzli
Very nice ride!! Sent from BimmerApp...

Very nice ride!!


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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-12-2014, 12:00 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 583
Posted By ekuenzli
You are welcome. Good luck. Plenty of great...

You are welcome. Good luck. Plenty of great information on here.


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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-12-2014, 06:40 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 583
Posted By ekuenzli
This page is a good reference for maintenance...

This page is a good reference for maintenance items.

http://www.diye65e66.com/videos/



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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-12-2014, 06:38 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 583
Posted By ekuenzli
What water do I mix with my coolant?

When I got my 2008 with 75k on the odometer I did the following: replaced spark plugs, air filters, tranny oil, mechatronics sleeve, fuel filter and crank case vent valves. Seemed to help smooth out...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-28-2014, 01:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 614
Posted By ekuenzli
Looks real nice. I personally like the silver but...

Looks real nice. I personally like the silver but to each his own. Love the black wheels may do mine one day.




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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-17-2014, 04:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 585
Posted By ekuenzli
I bought a charcoal filter a month ago. Want to...

I bought a charcoal filter a month ago. Want to say it was around 225 bucks or so. The dealer matched the price from the South Atlanta BMW website. Have not had a chance to replace it. There is a...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-27-2014, 05:05 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 196
Posted By ekuenzli
All one piece. Sent from BimmerApp...

All one piece.


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