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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-10-2015, 10:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 990
Posted By bmoneyg
Read reviews on tirerack. I had a set of Michelin...

Read reviews on tirerack. I had a set of Michelin MXMV4. they had good Treadwear but we're noisy. These P7s are great.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-10-2015, 04:49 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 990
Posted By bmoneyg
Pirelli P7

Pirelli P7
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-31-2015, 04:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,063
Posted By bmoneyg
I remember the dealer telling me it would cost...

I remember the dealer telling me it would cost $800. just to change my rear brakes. Depending on what the dealer is replacing, like all rotors and pads it could get pretty high. However if you can...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-07-2015, 04:22 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 16,100
Posted By bmoneyg
Look behind your vacuum pump. You will see two...

Look behind your vacuum pump. You will see two there. Look for the same on the right side
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-02-2015, 09:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 731
Posted By bmoneyg
The vehicle uses 8.5 qrts. Thats with the filter...

The vehicle uses 8.5 qrts. Thats with the filter housing empty
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-21-2015, 01:24 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 34,940
Posted By bmoneyg
Do the search using your year make and model...

Do the search using your year make and model versus part number
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-19-2015, 07:49 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 367
Posted By bmoneyg
Go to realoem.com and track the hose down to see...

Go to realoem.com and track the hose down to see how it connects.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-19-2015, 07:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 9,198
Posted By bmoneyg
On my second set and they are great. If you have...

On my second set and they are great. If you have a harbour freight get a set if swivels and a set of locking extensions. Also a spark plug socket of course. On the e66 it looks tight in the back but...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-31-2015, 08:21 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 30,505
Posted By bmoneyg
Use ZF fluid from thectsc.com

Use ZF fluid from thectsc.com
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-06-2015, 12:47 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,817
Posted By bmoneyg
I have only changed the pump cover seal. I...

I have only changed the pump cover seal. I remember reading you have to have the pump shafts at 3 and 9 o'clock to put back on. I also used black silicone on the outer portion of the pump for an...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-06-2015, 08:31 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,817
Posted By bmoneyg
Www.thectsc.com

Www.thectsc.com
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-01-2015, 01:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 537
Posted By bmoneyg
Break fluid is not the kind from the zone or...

Break fluid is not the kind from the zone or oriellys. Check FCP EURO.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-17-2015, 07:03 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,027
Posted By bmoneyg
Check your fluid level. When I dropped my valve...

Check your fluid level. When I dropped my valve body fluid was still draining. When changing filter it normally takes almost 5 litres. However when I dropped the valve body to change seals additional...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-11-2015, 04:01 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 10,364
Posted By bmoneyg
Yes. Start from the furthest to the nearest. With...

Yes. Start from the furthest to the nearest. With the bleeder tool you will be pushing the old fluid out with the new fluid.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-11-2015, 01:36 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 10,364
Posted By bmoneyg
YouTube it. There is a bleeder tool you can...

YouTube it. There is a bleeder tool you can purchase for about 70 bucks which makes it real easy
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-06-2015, 02:16 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 35,232
Posted By bmoneyg
I would highly advise you find and use...

I would highly advise you find and use instructions posted. Search sealing sleeve or mechatronic sleeve in the forum. You missed the first step
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-06-2015, 12:39 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 35,232
Posted By bmoneyg
Did you unlock and remove the sealing sleeve

Did you unlock and remove the sealing sleeve
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-22-2015, 09:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 618
Posted By bmoneyg
check fluid level first. Process of elimination....

check fluid level first. Process of elimination. Fluid/filter change along with bridge seals, and sealing sleeves.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-17-2015, 07:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 735
Posted By bmoneyg
Change these seals (number 2) on page 6 middle...

Change these seals (number 2) on page 6 middle picture on the "replacing mechatronics"pdf. They shrink and could cause your issue.
After dropping the mechatronics my trans took almost 8 quarts of...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-17-2015, 06:15 PM
Replies: 990
Views: 50,726
Posted By bmoneyg
Already discussed. Here you go. ...

Already discussed. Here you go.

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=737208&highlight=hose
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-17-2015, 03:09 PM
Replies: 990
Views: 50,726
Posted By bmoneyg
If you do a weep hole leak search this is what is...

If you do a weep hole leak search this is what is done versus changing the whole coolant pipe.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-16-2015, 08:49 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,817
Posted By bmoneyg
It depends. Is he changing the four sealing...

It depends. Is he changing the four sealing sleeves (http://www.thectsc.com/products/sealing-sleeve-kit-6hp26/28/32-214-50.html), bridge adapter...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-16-2015, 05:27 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,817
Posted By bmoneyg
Smile Fixed

Last filter change I did the trans took 4 liters initially and after topping off took almost 2 more. This time after dropping the valve body to change the mechatronic sealing kit it took 6 liters...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-15-2015, 07:04 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,862
Posted By bmoneyg
I thought of that and sat down even put my...

I thought of that and sat down even put my seatbelt on. I hope I did not mess my mechatronic some how. No codes or nothing just goes back into park when trying to run it through the gears
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-15-2015, 06:17 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,817
Posted By bmoneyg
Stuck in park after changing mechatronic sleeve and seals

When changing fluid and filter I attempted to change all the 5 seals between the mechatronics and trans. After adding fluid until it ran out I attempted to start vehicle and run it through the gears....
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