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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-20-2011, 04:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,132
Posted By JHouston04745LI
the first shop was wrong and got a third opinion...

the first shop was wrong and got a third opinion it was the vaccuum pump! no more leaks. fixed at the deal 800 bucks parts and labor!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-12-2011, 01:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,132
Posted By JHouston04745LI
Warning to all BMW Driver: Get a 2nd Opinion!

Follow BMW Drivers,

I took my 2004 7 to an Indy shop in Southeastern Michigan for an oil Leak. They told me I needed to replace both head gaskets and more. $1,400 dollars and 8 hours labor! I...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-12-2011, 05:59 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 725
Posted By JHouston04745LI
Could you post pictures of this vacuum pump? did...

Could you post pictures of this vacuum pump? did you do it yourself or take it to a stealership? If you DIY was is easy is there a write up? 04 745Li
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-12-2011, 05:53 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,984
Posted By JHouston04745LI
what happened did you pay the stealership or get...

what happened did you pay the stealership or get rid of the car? I was just told it is a 43 hour job or about $5,000 buck and they have to pull the engine. 2004 745Li
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-11-2011, 07:18 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 6,939
Posted By JHouston04745LI
Just filed a complaint today (www.safercar.gov)....

Just filed a complaint today (www.safercar.gov). My issue started after the recall what was done! Car was fine and had NO Leaks. Recall work completed and on the my 2004 745Li is leaking Oil from the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-05-2011, 07:36 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,712
Posted By JHouston04745LI
was the it an issue with just 5th gear do you...

was the it an issue with just 5th gear do you remember? i am having issue with just 5th gear drive anywhere from 30 to 44 mph. it hiccups every 3 to 5 sec. like it wants to downshift. 2004 745Li. to...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-20-2011, 12:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,708
Posted By JHouston04745LI
Service interval reset for 2004 745li

1. insert key fob.
2. press start button.
3. hold trip reset button, untill icons appear in mph display on left.
4. pick the service interval that is in need of resetting.
5. hold reset button...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-14-2010, 07:47 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,732
Posted By JHouston04745LI
Same thing happens to me but recently only...

Same thing happens to me but recently only because it is very cold and snowing. I have been just stoping the car and turning it off and on again. i have not check the fluid but I will. doesn't seem...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-12-2010, 04:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,821
Posted By JHouston04745LI
Thank you for this Forum once again saved me a...

Thank you for this Forum once again saved me a ton of MONEY!!! Just did the sunroof seal and it was a breeze! Take your time and go slow... took me 1.5 hours and part was 30 dollars!!! used a blow...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-22-2010, 04:42 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,747
Posted By JHouston04745LI
So how did the repair go? I just replace my L7...

So how did the repair go? I just replace my L7 amp today and I have bass on the driver side sub and another speaker sound great but no bass at the passenger side. going to remove the seat and change...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-24-2010, 05:36 PM
Replies: 556
Views: 54,903
Posted By JHouston04745LI
is it to late to mess up the average? I'm 25 and...

is it to late to mess up the average? I'm 25 and bought and paid for my 7 myself.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-24-2010, 05:35 PM
Replies: 556
Views: 54,903
Posted By JHouston04745LI
is it to late to mess up the average? I'm 25

is it to late to mess up the average? I'm 25
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-01-2010, 06:43 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 6,262
Posted By JHouston04745LI
it is super easy pop hood remove all plastic,...

it is super easy pop hood remove all plastic, remover the air intake that run over the front of the car. remove clips and hose and three bolts. super easy you will lose about half the fluid on the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-01-2010, 06:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,819
Posted By JHouston04745LI
The STEALER told me this today, I called two...

The STEALER told me this today, I called two different ones and they being the service advisors not a tech told me this. I mean, what is the worst case scenario? I buy the amp and install it...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-01-2010, 10:00 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,819
Posted By JHouston04745LI
04 745 - Logic 7 Amp bad

I just confirmed what everyone on this forum has told me about the Logic 7 Amp in my 04 745LI. The amp is bad stealer cost 120 buck the amp is 1257 dollars and the stealer wants 1657 for the amp and...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-16-2010, 03:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,171
Posted By JHouston04745LI
easy guys I should not have to defened myself on...

easy guys I should not have to defened myself on here just asked a simple question i like my Blkberry and the upgrade is a couple hundred buck no biggy just wanted to get ride of the message it is...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-16-2010, 11:24 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,171
Posted By JHouston04745LI
Phone connected? (CLOSED)

I have a 2004 745Li that did not come with a phone in the car... On the heads up display it always says Phone connected? is there a way to make this go away it is so annoying :thumbdwn:please help......
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-29-2010, 05:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 6,262
Posted By JHouston04745LI
no bleed hole on thermostat but dealer said there...

no bleed hole on thermostat but dealer said there is one on the waterpump Idk still I changed the thermostat tonight take an hour maybe 2.... I put it all back together no leaks turned car on and...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-28-2010, 07:52 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,403
Posted By JHouston04745LI
intermittnet and goes away when you torque up a...

intermittnet and goes away when you torque up a hill because it downshifts into 4th gear
Forum: Cars - Private Party 01-27-2010, 03:30 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 399
Posted By JHouston04745LI
FS: 2004 745Li

southeastern Mi $26,500 clean everything works lil less then 75000 miles second owner corp. car all maintain done replaced thermostat and air pump valve, and cabin air filters.... Wife doesn't like...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-26-2010, 08:41 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,403
Posted By JHouston04745LI
It is just 5th gear at this point and it was a...

It is just 5th gear at this point and it was a corp. car from cali... had all maint. records. with it.... it is not a stall per say I would call it a hickup a 40 to 45 mph in 5th gear at 2000 ish...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-26-2010, 08:36 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 6,262
Posted By JHouston04745LI
nice thank you thank you

nice thank you thank you
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-26-2010, 07:11 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 6,262
Posted By JHouston04745LI
bleeds through the expantion tank or so there is...

bleeds through the expantion tank or so there is a cap on the radator ? about time those Germans engineered that is sweet and easy
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-26-2010, 06:11 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,403
Posted By JHouston04745LI
the problem for me has been really odd to it...

the problem for me has been really odd to it seems to come and I took it to Ammco and they said it seems like it is try to kick down or something those clowns want me to bring it back to them.... not...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-26-2010, 06:04 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 6,262
Posted By JHouston04745LI
it is a 2004 745Li V8 4.4

it is a 2004 745Li V8 4.4
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