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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-14-2015, 01:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 19,822
Posted By pedro2u
Mine started doing the same thing today, and I...

Mine started doing the same thing today, and I just added some R-134a and it fixed it instantly. :thumbup:
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-14-2015, 01:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 281
Posted By pedro2u
a test to check the CCV is to remove the oil...

a test to check the CCV is to remove the oil filler cap with the engine running. When my CCV's failed, my engine would stall. Others said the noise would just go away. Worth a try. CCV's are...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-28-2015, 05:24 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 603
Posted By pedro2u
Here's a thread that has the part number and...

Here's a thread that has the part number and some DIY info

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=625189
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-24-2015, 05:54 PM
Replies: 192
Views: 12,872
Posted By pedro2u
10 year owner, I'm at 205K miles!:dunno:

10 year owner, I'm at 205K miles!:dunno:
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-24-2015, 05:23 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 16,298
Posted By pedro2u
I've owned my 02 745i now for 10 years, and now...

I've owned my 02 745i now for 10 years, and now have 205K miles. I've taken good care of it, and have fixed many of the flaws myself on it thanks to this board. But I was more than discouraged...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-10-2015, 05:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 300
Posted By pedro2u
THere is a window initialization procedure. Mine...

THere is a window initialization procedure. Mine stopped working once and this worked for me, not sure if it will solve your issue

Thanks to TechFreak for the post
...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-17-2015, 12:25 PM
Replies: 990
Views: 43,261
Posted By pedro2u
I have an 02 with 205,000 miles that I've had for...

I have an 02 with 205,000 miles that I've had for 9 years and that's exactly how mine started. Your low coolant light will be coming on shortly. I filled mine and drove 1 mile to my local guy and...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-17-2015, 08:15 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 359
Posted By pedro2u
appears the answer is yes ...

appears the answer is yes
...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-05-2015, 07:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 544
Posted By pedro2u
I thought I read that the carriers won't enable...

I thought I read that the carriers won't enable the older phones that aren't 911 and GPS compatible. Do you know if this phone is capable? I know in my 02 when I bought it used, they wouldn't...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-04-2015, 11:59 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 330
Posted By pedro2u
That's the common staggered configuration size...

That's the common staggered configuration size for these cars. Wider in the back. But it's still 32/35 no matter what size. See the tire pressure chart from my owners manual attached. Yours should...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-04-2015, 10:50 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 330
Posted By pedro2u
You don't need to change tire pressure. You...

You don't need to change tire pressure. You should be running 32 in front 35 in the rear all the time. I assume you've got all season tires on? Your car won't even move in the snow with summer...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-31-2015, 01:51 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 759
Posted By pedro2u
I bought mine 3 years ago on ebay for $320...

I bought mine 3 years ago on ebay for $320 including shipping. Most of the ebay ads give the mileage from the donor vehicle and some kind of warranty. Mine's still going strong
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-31-2015, 08:54 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 591
Posted By pedro2u
never changed mine, but: ...

never changed mine, but:

http://www.fixya.com/cars/t13675823-camshaft_position_sensor_located_2004
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-29-2015, 01:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 427
Posted By pedro2u
I haven't done this on mine, but here's the...

I haven't done this on mine, but here's the instructions from TIS for the N62 :drive:
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-19-2015, 05:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 326
Posted By pedro2u
this one shows the cats ...

this one shows the cats

http://www.realoem.com/bmw/partgrp.do?model=GL63&mospid=47777&hg=18
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-19-2015, 08:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 326
Posted By pedro2u
here's a website with the exhaust diagram ...

here's a website with the exhaust diagram
...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-16-2015, 04:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 512
Posted By pedro2u
and here's some good reading to back up what...

and here's some good reading to back up what csmeance was concerned about. IT's not just about fit

http://parker-imports.net/tires-brakes/
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-16-2015, 03:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 512
Posted By pedro2u
also, as a Vermonter (I'm in NH) we need snow...

also, as a Vermonter (I'm in NH) we need snow tires for 4 or 6 months out of the year and it's a pain (and not cheap) to change over to your summer tires and back every 6 months with only one set of...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-16-2015, 10:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 512
Posted By pedro2u
here's a tire size calculator that will give you...

here's a tire size calculator that will give you a feel for the difference between those 2 tires. The 255/30's should be just slightly wider
...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-10-2015, 06:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 348
Posted By pedro2u
just saying, that's not what Wuffles was showing...

just saying, that's not what Wuffles was showing in his pictures when he asked for help identifying the part. I must have missed something.............
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-10-2015, 12:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 348
Posted By pedro2u
The actuator is shown on the left side of his...

The actuator is shown on the left side of his picture. I believe he asked about the part that goes in that empty hole to the left of the gas cap, not the actuator. But you make me want to go out...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-09-2015, 11:27 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 348
Posted By pedro2u
For my car, I found this in TIS. Cover Bowl?

For my car, I found this in TIS. Cover Bowl?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-09-2015, 08:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 348
Posted By pedro2u
I have a 745 but the part looks like mine. So I...

I have a 745 but the part looks like mine. So I just popped it out (it's pretty loose in the hole) and here's a few pictures of it. The hose on it is about 2" long and the other end is not...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-11-2014, 09:43 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 16,059
Posted By pedro2u
good luck, hide your wallet!

good luck, hide your wallet!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-11-2014, 08:15 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 16,059
Posted By pedro2u
For starters, you need to be able to put the...

For starters, you need to be able to put the window up and down to use this procedure. Sounds like if yours in not operating at all you've got bigger problems unfortunately :(
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