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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-09-2016, 03:06 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,166
Posted By Ericsonp
Be glad your didn't get the secondary air...

Be glad your didn't get the secondary air injection ports CEL, i did the valve stems and almost immediately the Secondary error came back. Yes i did change valves on the exhaust side, and the railing...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-22-2015, 04:53 PM
Replies: 170
Views: 27,233
Posted By Ericsonp
Finally did get the job done, i wish i would have...

Finally did get the job done, i wish i would have used bmwoem1, but florida to New York (SMOKING) was out of the question. I ended up paying 2,000$ but didn't have a car for three weeks!!!!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-09-2015, 08:32 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,564
Posted By Ericsonp
Yelp, i used Lucas oil Stop LEAK for a month...

Yelp, i used Lucas oil Stop LEAK for a month until this Friday when i get my seals done. will be doing a full engine flush prior to puling motor, but i will be doing both oil pan gaskets upper and...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-08-2015, 10:54 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,564
Posted By Ericsonp
Product Claiming To Fix Valve Stem Seals..... *LOOK INSIDE*

What does the residue of that product due after you run the motor?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-08-2015, 04:05 AM
Replies: 142
Views: 66,375
Posted By Ericsonp
Wow, I just did this. My car feelings amazingly...

Wow, I just did this. My car feelings amazingly brand new
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-07-2015, 05:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 468
Posted By Ericsonp
Thanks, javito.....I'll keep looking also...

Thanks, javito.....I'll keep looking also...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-07-2015, 04:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 468
Posted By Ericsonp
Have you heard anything about them? I'll look...

Have you heard anything about them? I'll look them up, much appreciated :thumbup:
Forum: Southeast Regional - AR, AL, GA, FL, KY, LA, MS, NC, SC, and TN 05-07-2015, 04:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 699
Posted By Ericsonp
Talking Called Carroll, and was quoted 2800+TAX for valve...

Called Carroll, and was quoted 2800+TAX for valve guides and Secondary air port cleaning (Clear Check Engine Code)

I am willing to pay 2k CASH, I've heard Carroll does great work, but it's price...
Forum: Southeast Regional - AR, AL, GA, FL, KY, LA, MS, NC, SC, and TN 05-07-2015, 04:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 699
Posted By Ericsonp
I lam looking for valve guide replacement and...

I lam looking for valve guide replacement and clear secondary air ports? PM if you need my number, thanks
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-07-2015, 04:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 468
Posted By Ericsonp
Unhappy Valve stem Seal Replacement Jacksonville, FL

I am looking for someone or a shop that can properly do the valve stem/guide replacement on a 2005 745li and clear secondary air ports. I am willing to pay 2k CASH, I've had all other "POSSIBLE"...
Forum: 7 Series DIY 05-07-2015, 04:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 6,738
Posted By Ericsonp
Correct, now i am looking for someone around...

Correct, now i am looking for someone around Jacksonville, Orlando, Tampa area too complete this job for me, i'll pay 2k cash!!!
Forum: 7 Series DIY 04-02-2015, 06:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 6,738
Posted By Ericsonp
Great write up and video, i did everything here...

Great write up and video, i did everything here except the valve stem replacement....
Forum: Southeast Regional - AR, AL, GA, FL, KY, LA, MS, NC, SC, and TN 04-02-2015, 04:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 699
Posted By Ericsonp
Talking JAXBIMMERS need your assistance!!!

I am trying to find someone around the JAX area who does valve stem seals repair. I've seen 1500$ to 2500$ on this forum. How much/if anyone LOCAL. Will drive if necessary!! Not afraid to assist,...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-02-2015, 04:04 PM
Replies: 170
Views: 27,233
Posted By Ericsonp
bmwoem1: What is the prolonged damage of...

bmwoem1:

What is the prolonged damage of this issue with the valve stem seals, currently driving with them for 1,000 miles. I have oil in my CCV lines, just replaced with the newer version CCV...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-24-2015, 08:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 687
Posted By Ericsonp
Tension strut, control arms, bump stops, and...

Tension strut, control arms, bump stops, and normal front struts.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-24-2015, 08:23 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,584
Posted By Ericsonp
I am also about to tackle this struts on my e66,...

I am also about to tackle this struts on my e66, appreciate all the information. Question did you have to remove the tension and control arms to replace your front struts?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-10-2015, 02:55 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,547
Posted By Ericsonp
The alternator braket is a PITB, also can be a...

The alternator braket is a PITB, also can be a reoccurring issue. Mine was replaced last year by me, and now it's leaking again...but i would rather add oil than due that job again...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-06-2015, 06:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,257
Posted By Ericsonp
My PSP has been making the same noise as your...

My PSP has been making the same noise as your pump since i changed out the gasket on the blank flange on left side of motor. I did bleed it, no go...next i will try to flush and fill....:mad:
Forum: 7 Series DIY 01-06-2015, 05:03 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 36,717
Posted By Ericsonp
Great Stuff...much appreciated

Great Stuff...much appreciated
Forum: 7 Series DIY 06-22-2013, 10:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 18,558
Posted By Ericsonp
@Collins912: was going to do mine soon also and...

@Collins912: was going to do mine soon also and realized I didn't have any air lines connected to mine either! Maybe this is just normal depending on your engine model!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-06-2013, 07:56 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,574
Posted By Ericsonp
This is an outstanding start to something...

This is an outstanding start to something BIG....+1
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-20-2012, 07:54 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,806
Posted By Ericsonp
I had these same problems, I ended up replacing...

I had these same problems, I ended up replacing my battery and alternator...about two weeks ago, no problems since. I got a brand new OEM 180 amp non-water cooled alternator for 315$ shipped instead...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-05-2012, 05:39 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,802
Posted By Ericsonp
I agree, try to find a 530i, you won't be diss...

I agree, try to find a 530i, you won't be diss appointed!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-05-2012, 05:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 663
Posted By Ericsonp
I just found which I believe to be the infamous...

I just found which I believe to be the infamous alternator bracket o-ring oil leak...and I am not trying to drop 1000-1400 to replace a 20$ part.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-05-2012, 05:28 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,187
Posted By Ericsonp
Very nice x5, and right now diesel doesn't sound...

Very nice x5, and right now diesel doesn't sound bad at all, CONGRATS
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