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Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-17-2010, 03:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,689
Posted By Beemaboy
Did something change over the last few months? ...

Did something change over the last few months?
When I bought this up a few months ago, I was told it would be a bad idea and that we would lose track of all the posts???
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 08-16-2010, 05:54 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,743
Posted By Beemaboy
Can anyone upload a pic of the F01 key for us E38...

Can anyone upload a pic of the F01 key for us E38 owners to drool over :)
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-21-2010, 04:01 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,308
Posted By Beemaboy
The 540I, 545I and the 550I are all V8s I think?

The 540I, 545I and the 550I are all V8s I think?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-21-2010, 03:12 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,719
Posted By Beemaboy
I just tried to do this in South Arrica where a...

I just tried to do this in South Arrica where a gearbox dealer manager to lock my only key in the car!
I went to BMW and had a long 2 week fight about trying to get a spare key made for my E38. It...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-21-2010, 02:34 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,114
Posted By Beemaboy
LOL...I have an E38 and I would be happy if...

LOL...I have an E38 and I would be happy if someone relieved me of my car so that I could claim ;)
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 04-21-2010, 02:23 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,312
Posted By Beemaboy
If you dont get any history with the car, or if...

If you dont get any history with the car, or if its vague, plan on doing a TOTAL cooling system overhaul for peice of mind...and to prevent any overheating damage...
Things you should be replacing...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 04-07-2010, 07:15 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 7,418
Posted By Beemaboy
Apart from the tow eye, you are also missing the...

Apart from the tow eye, you are also missing the guide pin for putting the wheels on...
Number 12 in this diagram......
Forum: General BMW 03-30-2010, 02:07 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,905
Posted By Beemaboy
Nobodies mentioned it, so I thought I would... ...

Nobodies mentioned it, so I thought I would...

Dont forget the main reason that a lot of higher end cars like Audi, VW etc go with front wheel drive...
1. Cost and 2. Space saving...

1. It is...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-26-2010, 01:56 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,925
Posted By Beemaboy
LOL at the guys saying that the car is...

LOL at the guys saying that the car is un-stealable!

The reason no one steals a 7 is A) Its too big to be used for a decent get-away car B) Its a much more rare car than a 3 Series, so harder to...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-09-2010, 12:13 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 7,182
Posted By Beemaboy
Look at what he says...if there was a blockage in...

Look at what he says...if there was a blockage in the coolant system, the car would overheat all the time...
He says that it only occasionally overheats...

Dont worry, I looked for everything...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-05-2010, 03:40 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,806
Posted By Beemaboy
That is because they are all broken down on the...

That is because they are all broken down on the side of the road and cannot get to a PC :rofl:
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-04-2010, 07:09 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 8,114
Posted By Beemaboy
Hmmm...I am a member of 2 United Kingdom 7er...

Hmmm...I am a member of 2 United Kingdom 7er forums that have plenty of members between the ages of 20-30, me being one of them and we all get along fine! They have not locked a thread in 4 years......
Forum: 7 Series / 8 Series 03-02-2010, 03:16 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,162
Posted By Beemaboy
The OSV sits on the back of the manifold and just...

The OSV sits on the back of the manifold and just has a valve in it that regulates the pressure of the manifold...
The actual oil seperator sits down inside the front of the engine. As far as I...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 03-02-2010, 02:29 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 7,182
Posted By Beemaboy
I had the same symptoms as you...my radiator was...

I had the same symptoms as you...my radiator was cold and there was a LOT of pressure in the upper hose...car only overheated occasionally!
No oil in coolant and no coolant in oil. Tested for...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-19-2010, 06:17 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 8,114
Posted By Beemaboy
No...does not upset me at all...just trying to...

No...does not upset me at all...just trying to find some logic in the layout of the board. Every other section has all the different E models split up...just wondering why the 7er section is...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-19-2010, 01:23 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 8,114
Posted By Beemaboy
True, is there a sticky at all telling people any...

True, is there a sticky at all telling people any tricks and tips to help with searching?

Why is there an F01 Dedicated Board then? Surely there cannot be more F01 owners than E38/E32 on this...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-18-2010, 11:46 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 8,114
Posted By Beemaboy
Hi M.Wong I am not saying that the whole...

Hi M.Wong

I am not saying that the whole board has to be a technical section, but rather that, for example on the 7er/8er Board we should have stricly technical sections...

For example, make...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-18-2010, 10:27 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 8,114
Posted By Beemaboy
Granted, maybe this is not exactly a technical...

Granted, maybe this is not exactly a technical section, but where does it say that this is the General Section? It says, under the E65/E66 heading that this forum is for "Discussion pertaining to the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-18-2010, 02:42 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 8,738
Posted By Beemaboy
Bluebee...check this out...It is for an M62...

Bluebee...check this out...It is for an M62 engine, but your thermostat will work exactly the same...

Scroll down to where it says Cooling Circuit......
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-18-2010, 12:15 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 8,114
Posted By Beemaboy
I do browse around the E65 section...probably...

I do browse around the E65 section...probably more than any other section because I have been trying to educate myself in all the problems as I will be buying myself one in the the next year or...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-17-2010, 07:01 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 8,114
Posted By Beemaboy
I don't think anyone is putting a gun to your...

I don't think anyone is putting a gun to your head, insisting that you read and reply to their thread :dunno:
If it gets you so worked up...just ignore it and move onto the next thread :eeps:
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-08-2010, 03:02 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 8,738
Posted By Beemaboy
There is something very wrong with either the...

There is something very wrong with either the temp sensor or the instrument cluster if the guage is dead centre at 120C! At 120C, your temp guage should be just over the 3/4 mark! It should start...
Forum: General BMW 02-02-2010, 06:09 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,425
Posted By Beemaboy
But thats just the thing...when this happens it...

But thats just the thing...when this happens it takes you totally off guard and is not in a controlled environment...like the C&D tests.

Granted, I know that I did not have enough driving...
Forum: General BMW 02-02-2010, 05:11 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,425
Posted By Beemaboy
This happened to me about a year ago in my 740I. ...

This happened to me about a year ago in my 740I.

I was on cruise control at 140KM/h on the highway, when I touched the brake pedal to dis-engage it. Nothing happened, the car just kept on going. I...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 02-01-2010, 03:22 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 21,683
Posted By Beemaboy
Do some research before making clever comments...

Do some research before making clever comments :tsk:
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