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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-23-2016, 07:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 387
Posted By MDuke77
Re

My fuel delivery has been acting up as well. I think your on the right track with the fuel pump. At 159K I don't think it can hurt you if you know its new. Also I have been reading a lot about the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-18-2016, 05:18 AM
Replies: 318
Views: 136,232
Posted By MDuke77
Mjksoft, I've determined my ASK is too old...

Mjksoft,

I've determined my ASK is too old to be coded or will not accept it because it wasn't an option when it was produced. I am looking for a 07 or 08 MMI unit now.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-29-2016, 10:00 AM
Replies: 318
Views: 136,232
Posted By MDuke77
I'm getting the same message

I'm in the same situation as you Mjksoft. I'm getting the same error message when I try to add +NAUX. I'm thinking my ASK from my 2006 750LI is not going to allow the coding. The production date...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-28-2013, 07:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 693
Posted By MDuke77
Operational Voltage

So I went into the hidden menu as I read on another post by selecting operational voltage that it realigns all the modules. I figured I would give it a try and it worked.

So I believe my old...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-28-2013, 12:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 693
Posted By MDuke77
Supersnoop thanks. I tried that as well...

Supersnoop thanks.

I tried that as well yesterday. I'm 90% sure I did anyways. It was the first time I have ever looked at INPA. I cleared them and it read all clear, then started the car and...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-28-2013, 08:35 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 693
Posted By MDuke77
INPA Codes.... Help.

I've got the dreaded engine malfunction light on but it's not throwing a check engine light. I was working on my window regulators and when I got done all I know is the car will start fine but is...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-28-2013, 08:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 644
Posted By MDuke77
Window

Definitely a window regulator. I just did two of them. If you search on here you will get the DIY if you want to go at it yourself.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-19-2013, 04:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 806
Posted By MDuke77
Parking brake

I went through this as did many others on here. What happens is the plastic gears in the parking brake mechenism give way over time and basically brake. There are a couple ways to do it. If your...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-22-2012, 06:58 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 5,153
Posted By MDuke77
I had my lower valley pan replaced recently do to...

I had my lower valley pan replaced recently do to a leak. indy charged $800. I think this is the pan you are referring to. Good luck.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-17-2012, 07:25 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,094
Posted By MDuke77
Vanos

I had to edit my original post when I reread more of your description. When mine did what your are describing it was the guibo joint. Goodluck
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-25-2012, 09:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,955
Posted By MDuke77
Yes to all of your questions.

Yes to all of your questions.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-25-2012, 07:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,955
Posted By MDuke77
I've replaced mine and there are little metal...

I've replaced mine and there are little metal clips that hold hood strut on the "ball" which is attached to to hood. I pulled the old bad struts off with needle nose pliers. I wasn't too worried...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-23-2012, 07:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,332
Posted By MDuke77
I just finished mine about 20 min ago and all...

I just finished mine about 20 min ago and all works well. I am using iPhone 4 sound clarity is great. So stoked to have my ipod working in the 7!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-23-2012, 12:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,943
Posted By MDuke77
I think its that easy. jkidem I did not mean to...

I think its that easy. jkidem I did not mean to thread jack, it looks like we are attemptimg this at the same time.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-23-2012, 10:20 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,943
Posted By MDuke77
Thanks!!

Thanks!!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-23-2012, 09:36 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,943
Posted By MDuke77
Can i just buy a 16' aux cable from Radio Shack...

Can i just buy a 16' aux cable from Radio Shack and cut the end that i plan to solder to the board or is there a proper cable? I am doing this mod today after I watch copius amounts of Football. I...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-30-2012, 01:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,432
Posted By MDuke77
Glue

I had this same thing happen. I used super strength gorilla glue the second time i did it. The problem is the intense heat inside the cabin in the Texas heat will literally melt most glue. A good...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-10-2012, 08:08 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,996
Posted By MDuke77
Sunroof seal

$323!!! That is criminal. For what its worth I got the "new updated seal" from BMW for 30 some bucks two weeks ago and installed it myself. I have read articles that stated they changed the rubber...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-25-2011, 02:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,438
Posted By MDuke77
I saw mine as I replaced my guibo joint. I would...

I saw mine as I replaced my guibo joint. I would say you need both ends up so you can get under it easily. I used rhino ramps in the back and two floor jacks up front. I wish I thought about changing...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-24-2011, 02:11 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,996
Posted By MDuke77
Looks awesome

Nice pics for sure. Your car is easily one of my favorites on the board. Love ur wheels as well.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-22-2011, 11:53 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,265
Posted By MDuke77
Did it happen on just the front or just the back?...

Did it happen on just the front or just the back? The fade to front and back is to determine wether it's amp or ASK unit. If its happening on both then it could be an issue with both units. Do a...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-22-2011, 08:05 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 905
Posted By MDuke77
Guibo Joint

I am happy to report that I succesfully installed a flex disc on my 745i. The job is definitely not the hardest thing but it takes time, as everyone on this board knows. With a lift it would be a...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-19-2011, 10:34 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 543
Posted By MDuke77
Thumbs up it's probably your ASK unit or your logic 7 amp...

it's probably your ASK unit or your logic 7 amp or a combination of them. Do a search on this forum and you will get to the answer.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-10-2011, 02:41 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,218
Posted By MDuke77
sweet

I was on the fence about one of these. I just ordered one too. I have read some posts before about the adhesive not being very good. Do you think it's bonded pretty well with the double sided tape...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-30-2011, 04:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 6,220
Posted By MDuke77
Thumbs up I appreciate it. I think I got it but if I get...

I appreciate it. I think I got it but if I get stuck or have questions you know I will holla. Hope all is well.
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