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Forum: 7 Series DIY 02-05-2014, 08:09 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 19,709
Posted By flylomo69
Duals

Hey Suri, Where did you have the dual exhaust done. Can I ask if you can post a picture from under the rear so I can get a peep at how they are routed. They look tough....


Flylomo69
Thanks
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-05-2014, 07:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 448
Posted By flylomo69
MultipleMisfire

I want to thank everyone for there input on my misfire issue. After installing new plugs and a faulty coil pack on cylinder 4, started the engine and got a multiple misfire message. I clearly can...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-15-2014, 03:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 448
Posted By flylomo69
Paper, First let me ask, When you mentioned the...

Paper, First let me ask, When you mentioned the removal of the cover, are you talking about the 3 piece engine covers or the valve rocker covers? For some reason I can't seem to get my OBD Scanner...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-14-2014, 11:33 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 448
Posted By flylomo69
This may sound odd, But where would one look for...

This may sound odd, But where would one look for the most likely area or place to detect a vacuum leak?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-14-2014, 10:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 448
Posted By flylomo69
Thanks DFEL, I used a Auto Zone Duralast...

Thanks DFEL, I used a Auto Zone Duralast coil-pack and a set of NGK 3199 plugs. The old plugs looked really worn and the coil-pack for cyc#4 had some brownish smudges on the shaft. I did see a slight...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-13-2014, 10:56 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 448
Posted By flylomo69
Question Multiple Misfire

I had an issue with a misfire at cyl#4 and decided to replace the coil-pack after reading a few posts here about possible cures. After removing the coil-pack and saw it looked a bit rough and the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-25-2013, 11:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 291
Posted By flylomo69
Well fellow Bemmers. I searched out what I...

Well fellow Bemmers. I searched out what I thought was a very reputable Indy BMW service center and still got shafted, screwed and fcked. I went in explained by problem with the AC/Heater Blower...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-22-2013, 01:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 507
Posted By flylomo69
745Li Battery Replacement

Hello "raffles999" I too am having weird things happening to my & and have been delaying going to the "Stealership". I am mechanically inclined and have been repairing cars from time to time, for...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-19-2013, 09:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 667
Posted By flylomo69
Ac Blower motor

I purchased a multimeter tester, after checking my battery that seems to be in good shape registering 12.5v/125amps with everything off and 14.3 v/145amps when engine running. I opened the passenger...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-14-2013, 10:48 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 207
Posted By flylomo69
Climate Control Module panel removal

Hello again members. There is a auto savage yard here in Bowie, MD that has several 745's, one that I purchased a set of 19" sport wheels off of, that still has most of the interior still intact. ...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-14-2013, 10:29 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 291
Posted By flylomo69
AC/Heater Blower

Hello folks;
Last night I read every thread related to the AC functions on the E66. I read of some possibilities and today I did a few more scenario's. Today I changed all settings as if it were...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-13-2013, 06:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 667
Posted By flylomo69
AC Blower Suddenly stopped.

Hello Jsedita; My 7Li did the same thing today. It was working fine and then suddenly stopped blowing. I checked the fuse behind glove box and they both were OK, one a 40amp and the other a 10-amp....
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-14-2013, 07:48 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 249
Posted By flylomo69
Anti Thief System/Pass door auto close noise

The strangest thing today. Leaving work my over head/map lights started flickering and the sound of the automatic door shut noise was coming from the passenger side door. After getting home I parked...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-29-2013, 09:55 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 501
Posted By flylomo69
Smoothy22, the advice Ultimate745 was as good as...

Smoothy22, the advice Ultimate745 was as good as it get. If you think you need to check the fluid level, you must have vehicle running in Park on a lift and the tools for removing the filler screw....
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-07-2012, 08:52 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,968
Posted By flylomo69
Dual Quads

Hey Diznix; Man I like that dual set-up. Do you have any photos from underneath so I
maybe can get an idea on doing the same. Looks touch...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-06-2012, 12:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 642
Posted By flylomo69
Yeah First 745Li, He told me if there is anything...

Yeah First 745Li, He told me if there is anything I need from the car, let him know or come by and have at it. I kind of think the
car was there because of so criminal activity with law Enforcement...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-06-2012, 12:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 642
Posted By flylomo69
-40 degree temperture problem solved. Called...

-40 degree temperture problem solved. Called around and found a totally intact beautiful 05 E66 at a salvage yard and snipped the wire leads and sensor and installed on mine, problem solved. While I...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-31-2012, 09:27 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 642
Posted By flylomo69
Ambient Temperature Sensor Demolished

Hey fellow Bimmers; Has anyone made that u-turn they thought was enough room to complete, Only to find out you've brushed up against the curb. Well, after that, I noticed my temperature reading was...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-05-2012, 09:26 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 537
Posted By flylomo69
Thrust Arm Bushings Replacement

I saw a video a few weeks ago on the RR of Thrust Arm Bushings. Would like to find it to view procedure..
Anyone...
Thanks
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-21-2012, 10:16 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 6,396
Posted By flylomo69
Your problem is the Thrust Arm Bushings. Need to...

Your problem is the Thrust Arm Bushings. Need to replace either the bushings or the whole arm assembly. Average coat at Dealer 1200.00us... Or DIY...

This for the E65 and E66 models w/rear wheel...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-15-2011, 08:04 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 740
Posted By flylomo69
Trunk Spoiler

Go to eBay motors, insert car data/trunk spoiler.... Bingo
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-10-2011, 02:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,714
Posted By flylomo69
Low RPM idle knock sound

I've had my '04 745Li for 6 months w/68321 miles. It currently has 71889miles.
Original owner trade-in at BMW dealer. Cost me 23,500.
I still have several 1000's of miles for the next oil change....
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