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Forum: The Detail Department 07-20-2016, 08:56 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 146
Posted By csmeance
I use Meg's M105 + M205 combo for detailing and...

I use Meg's M105 + M205 combo for detailing and love it! Are you telling me that this does the same but in one step? Sign me up! :thumbup:
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-20-2016, 08:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 463
Posted By csmeance
120,000 miles is when it was done, first trans...

120,000 miles is when it was done, first trans replaced at 72,000 miles, second shortly after at 75,000 miles.

The fix was required after putting about 50K miles on the latest transmission. The...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-20-2016, 08:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 274
Posted By csmeance
could be a few things, first and last codes...

could be a few things,

first and last codes are related to the variable valve timing system. If your Integrated Supply Module is bad it will cause a poor connection and set these off. I replaced...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-20-2016, 04:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 226
Posted By csmeance
sounds like a faulty ASK unit (headunit) that...

sounds like a faulty ASK unit (headunit) that holds the single cd in the dash.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-20-2016, 04:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 463
Posted By csmeance
changing the guibo joint in the rear of the car...

changing the guibo joint in the rear of the car will mask the issue but won't fix it.

The real issue is the transmission slamming into gears because the computer isn't getting the right signals....
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-15-2016, 10:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 361
Posted By csmeance
How old is the battery? If the battery is low on...

How old is the battery? If the battery is low on charge it won't allow the A/C system to reach full power
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-15-2016, 10:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 299
Posted By csmeance
more than likely a damaged clockspring assembly

more than likely a damaged clockspring assembly
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-06-2016, 09:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 389
Posted By csmeance
most aftermarket warranties will find a way to...

most aftermarket warranties will find a way to not cover the repair. For example if your car has the issue before you buy the warranty most of the time it's not covered. If you go with a reputable...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 07-02-2016, 02:02 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 812
Posted By csmeance
That's actually what most octane in a bottle...

That's actually what most octane in a bottle consist of and by adding it all you are doing is helping the engine run with better efficiency as it's octane rating has been raised slightly and the...
Forum: Off-Topic 07-01-2016, 09:27 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 997
Posted By csmeance
FYI, Florida Highway Patrol reported they found a...

FYI, Florida Highway Patrol reported they found a Portable DVD player with Harry Potter still playing at the scene. This certainly allows for the possibility the driver was watching a movie and did...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 07-01-2016, 09:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 327
Posted By csmeance
Most of the time dealers will wash the car and...

Most of the time dealers will wash the car and apply the 3M without removing any defects. Sadly you'll probably have to pay to have it buffed out.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 07-01-2016, 09:23 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,188
Posted By csmeance
Honda Shin Etsu grease works incredibly well for...

Honda Shin Etsu grease works incredibly well for that.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-01-2016, 09:22 PM
Replies: 7
Ars
Views: 476
Posted By csmeance
ARS came standard on all 760's from 2002-2008 so...

ARS came standard on all 760's from 2002-2008 so it might be worth looking into one of those as well.

You can probably buy a used ARS system for around 2-3K can get it coded.
Forum: The Detail Department 06-27-2016, 12:33 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 895
Posted By csmeance
If you are using a DA taping of paint itself...

If you are using a DA taping of paint itself isn't necessary. Only needed for rotary polishers with folks who are worried about burning through edges with bad technique!

The point of taping is to...
Forum: The Detail Department 06-19-2016, 07:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 473
Posted By csmeance
sounds like BMW used hair spray to clean the...

sounds like BMW used hair spray to clean the leather and left the "appearance" of grime which was really damaged leather. BMW did the same to my 760 when they got pen on the center console. The...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-15-2016, 05:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 231
Posted By csmeance
car-part.com prob will have what you are looking...

car-part.com prob will have what you are looking for in a yard near you
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-13-2016, 07:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 471
Posted By csmeance
You can get the repair kit from all german auto...

You can get the repair kit from all german auto (AGA) for around 2K all said and done for the valley pan repair
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-12-2016, 07:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 571
Posted By csmeance
the cooling system is gycol and distilled water...

the cooling system is gycol and distilled water so you've just added some oil to it. Good news is that there shouldn't be any damage short term or long term.

You are going to have to flush out...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-09-2016, 08:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 276
Posted By csmeance
older models have the fog on the inside and...

older models have the fog on the inside and outside as the lights are vented and not sealed. You have to take the light out and clean the insides with a cloth and magnet
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-04-2016, 10:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 300
Posted By csmeance
see the car's maintenance history and it'll help...

see the car's maintenance history and it'll help a ton:

coolant tank likes to crack and leak
make sure plugs were changed at 100K
parking lights (angel eyes) require the bumper to replace, at...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-03-2016, 08:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 245
Posted By csmeance
EU had it from 2002, USA got it in 2007+

EU had it from 2002, USA got it in 2007+
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-03-2016, 11:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 245
Posted By csmeance
they should fit, just be sure that it has the...

they should fit, just be sure that it has the same features such as the self dimming mirror if you have it. Also the 2006 and prior years did not have power folding mirrors so you will loose that...
Forum: Off-Topic 06-02-2016, 08:02 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 973
Posted By csmeance
Glad to hear you are ok! Distracted...

Glad to hear you are ok!


Distracted driving is becoming more commonplace thanks to the popularity of the smartphone. Everyone "needs" to be connected because they are so important and always...
Forum: Off-Topic 06-02-2016, 07:59 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 745
Posted By csmeance
due to time dilation the earth's inner core is...

due to time dilation the earth's inner core is technically younger than the crust and so on... You could dig down and technically travel within time but not really back.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 06-02-2016, 07:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 391
Posted By csmeance
did you buy the car used? Perhaps it was in an...

did you buy the car used? Perhaps it was in an accident and the sensor was not replaced.

According to Real OEM you should have the sensor with the bulge that goes on the front bumper and is...
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