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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-03-2015, 05:38 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 715
Posted By TechFreak
There's a thread on Coding here : ...

There's a thread on Coding here :

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=648573

You'll need a laptop , NCSExpert Software and a USB to OBD2 Cable to connect to the car to code it .
...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-03-2015, 05:13 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 131
Posted By TechFreak
Yep....hidden menu in instrument cluster...follow...

Yep....hidden menu in instrument cluster...follow this thread : :thumbup:

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=640712
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-03-2015, 01:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 160
Posted By TechFreak
How to get into hood after cable fail : :thumbup:...

How to get into hood after cable fail : :thumbup:

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=403879
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-03-2015, 06:41 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 135
Posted By TechFreak
If you've changed the Sensors and the Thermostat...

If you've changed the Sensors and the Thermostat .....are you sure the new Thermostat is working correctly ?

I'd also monitor your 'coolant temp' in the hidden menu in your instrument cluster (Not...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-01-2015, 05:24 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,678
Posted By TechFreak
You need a laptop with a program called NCSExpert...

You need a laptop with a program called NCSExpert and a USB to OBD2 Cable to connect to the car.

Here's the info to change in the file if you get that far :
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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-01-2015, 03:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 219
Posted By TechFreak
I'd go with what Americasoulja said ...Heater...

I'd go with what Americasoulja said ...Heater Control Valve......this guy had same issue.....

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=743808


Also this DOC might help trace the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-01-2015, 02:54 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 142
Posted By TechFreak
Sounds like a dying Door Module .......located...

Sounds like a dying Door Module .......located inside the door.....:thumbup:

Everything you need to know about it is in this Doc here :
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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-01-2015, 02:48 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 162
Posted By TechFreak
If you can avoid it.....don't detach the hose...

If you can avoid it.....don't detach the hose from the caliper ....else you'll need to bleed the brake system as you'll be introducing air when you remove the hose.

I managed to paint mine while...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-27-2015, 05:09 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 153
Posted By TechFreak
Check engine light is on ....Check the faults...

Check engine light is on ....Check the faults codes using a code reader. :thumbup:
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-27-2015, 04:49 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 172
Posted By TechFreak
Never heard of that problem before on the E65...

Never heard of that problem before on the E65 ....nearest i could get to it was this : :thumbup:

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=793781
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-27-2015, 10:04 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 281
Posted By TechFreak
Decide what size you want on the fronts 1st as...

Decide what size you want on the fronts 1st as you'll find it'll narrow your options on manufacturer even further.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-12-2015, 11:28 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 280
Posted By TechFreak
Check the state of the rear parking brake shoes...

Check the state of the rear parking brake shoes and mechanism in the both rear wheels....you'll find the mechanism and brake shoes behind the brake disks so they need to come off. :thumbup:
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-04-2015, 03:39 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,419
Posted By TechFreak
The info posted in this old thread was...

The info posted in this old thread was wrong...here's correct info :

....with the engine off ....turn the ignition 'On' then turn 'On' PDC via the button next to the steering column.

Get out...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-28-2015, 01:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 987
Posted By TechFreak
Re-Initialize Windows DIY here : :thumbup: ...

Re-Initialize Windows DIY here : :thumbup:

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=394423
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-28-2015, 01:25 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 27,203
Posted By TechFreak
Correct link is : ...

Correct link is :

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=394423

:thumbup:
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-23-2015, 03:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 740
Posted By TechFreak
Guibo joint ? Keif is your man for this ....see...

Guibo joint ? Keif is your man for this ....see his post at bottom of thread here :

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=276024
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-23-2015, 10:37 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 461
Posted By TechFreak
Here's your problem ...easy fix : ...

Here's your problem ...easy fix :

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=793781
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-28-2014, 04:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 280
Posted By TechFreak
When was the last time you changed your battery ?...

When was the last time you changed your battery ? ;)
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-12-2014, 01:43 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 198
Posted By TechFreak
Sounds about right ...i'm getting 14mpg ...but i...

Sounds about right ...i'm getting 14mpg ...but i do loads of short journeys.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-11-2014, 04:13 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 6,761
Posted By TechFreak
Here you go.....post #11 onwards.... : :thumbup: ...

Here you go.....post #11 onwards.... : :thumbup:

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=629634
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-09-2014, 05:52 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 550
Posted By TechFreak
Sounds like the Reservoir is cracked.....replace...

Sounds like the Reservoir is cracked.....replace it.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-09-2014, 05:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 317
Posted By TechFreak
This doesn't work on our cars...as if one fails...

This doesn't work on our cars...as if one fails it stops the whole system.

.....only way to tell is (with ignition and PDC On) to press your ear against each sensor and see if it's clicking....the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-07-2014, 06:06 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,023
Posted By TechFreak
Totally agree ...if it ain't broke don't fix...

Totally agree ...if it ain't broke don't fix it....:thumbup:

For info i'm in Edinburgh too if you've any probs with your car ....;)

T.


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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-06-2014, 11:13 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 6,761
Posted By TechFreak
might help : ...

might help :

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=350130&d=1353378307
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-04-2014, 12:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 334
Posted By TechFreak
Put in your VIN number here and it'll tell you...

Put in your VIN number here and it'll tell you the part number :

http://www.realoem.com/bmw/select.do
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