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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-01-2015, 01:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 204
Posted By bmoneyg
Break fluid is not the kind from the zone or...

Break fluid is not the kind from the zone or oriellys. Check FCP EURO.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-17-2015, 07:03 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,293
Posted By bmoneyg
Check your fluid level. When I dropped my valve...

Check your fluid level. When I dropped my valve body fluid was still draining. When changing filter it normally takes almost 5 litres. However when I dropped the valve body to change seals additional...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-11-2015, 04:01 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 8,630
Posted By bmoneyg
Yes. Start from the furthest to the nearest. With...

Yes. Start from the furthest to the nearest. With the bleeder tool you will be pushing the old fluid out with the new fluid.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-11-2015, 01:36 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 8,630
Posted By bmoneyg
YouTube it. There is a bleeder tool you can...

YouTube it. There is a bleeder tool you can purchase for about 70 bucks which makes it real easy
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-06-2015, 02:16 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 26,385
Posted By bmoneyg
I would highly advise you find and use...

I would highly advise you find and use instructions posted. Search sealing sleeve or mechatronic sleeve in the forum. You missed the first step
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-06-2015, 12:39 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 26,385
Posted By bmoneyg
Did you unlock and remove the sealing sleeve

Did you unlock and remove the sealing sleeve
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-22-2015, 09:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 321
Posted By bmoneyg
check fluid level first. Process of elimination....

check fluid level first. Process of elimination. Fluid/filter change along with bridge seals, and sealing sleeves.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-17-2015, 07:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 403
Posted By bmoneyg
Change these seals (number 2) on page 6 middle...

Change these seals (number 2) on page 6 middle picture on the "replacing mechatronics"pdf. They shrink and could cause your issue.
After dropping the mechatronics my trans took almost 8 quarts of...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-17-2015, 06:15 PM
Replies: 990
Views: 41,678
Posted By bmoneyg
Already discussed. Here you go. ...

Already discussed. Here you go.

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=737208&highlight=hose
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-17-2015, 03:09 PM
Replies: 990
Views: 41,678
Posted By bmoneyg
If you do a weep hole leak search this is what is...

If you do a weep hole leak search this is what is done versus changing the whole coolant pipe.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-16-2015, 08:49 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 814
Posted By bmoneyg
It depends. Is he changing the four sealing...

It depends. Is he changing the four sealing sleeves (http://www.thectsc.com/products/sealing-sleeve-kit-6hp26/28/32-214-50.html), bridge adapter...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-16-2015, 05:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 814
Posted By bmoneyg
Smile Fixed

Last filter change I did the trans took 4 liters initially and after topping off took almost 2 more. This time after dropping the valve body to change the mechatronic sealing kit it took 6 liters...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-15-2015, 07:04 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,134
Posted By bmoneyg
I thought of that and sat down even put my...

I thought of that and sat down even put my seatbelt on. I hope I did not mess my mechatronic some how. No codes or nothing just goes back into park when trying to run it through the gears
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-15-2015, 06:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 814
Posted By bmoneyg
Stuck in park after changing mechatronic sleeve and seals

When changing fluid and filter I attempted to change all the 5 seals between the mechatronics and trans. After adding fluid until it ran out I attempted to start vehicle and run it through the gears....
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-15-2015, 11:42 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,134
Posted By bmoneyg
Stuck

When changing fluid and filter I attempted to change all the 5 seals between the mechatronics and trans. After adding fluid until it ran out I attempted to start vehicle and run it through the gears....
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-13-2015, 04:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 210
Posted By bmoneyg
Tirerack.com

Tirerack.com
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-11-2015, 06:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,306
Posted By bmoneyg
Y hose set replacement

Coolant was leaking from the rear of the vehicle. Engine is at a downward angle from front to rear. After taking a careful look I noticed coolant under where the intake manifold connects to the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-08-2015, 05:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 404
Posted By bmoneyg
Thanks for your replies and assistance. I am...

Thanks for your replies and assistance. I am ordering the Y hose set and throttle body gasket from one of the site sponsors so I can get it ASAP. Thanks for the nudge Paper I had to take a real good...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-08-2015, 02:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 404
Posted By bmoneyg
Thanks Paper I think I see it. After looking...

Thanks Paper
I think I see it. After looking closely looks like its coming from the y pipe and probably running to the rear of the engine. Going to pull the throttle body to verify.

Thanks for...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-07-2015, 04:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 404
Posted By bmoneyg
Coolant leak

I have read and searched many coolant leak posts. However I have a leak at the rear of my engine leaking into the steal plate under the vehicle. I pulled the plate off and could not see where the...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-26-2015, 03:07 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,790
Posted By bmoneyg
I did not have any leaks and trans was shifting...

I did not have any leaks and trans was shifting smooth so I just put in the same amount I took out using two 5 gallon buckets. One to drain into other bucket I poured the amount the same as the...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 02-25-2015, 08:35 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,790
Posted By bmoneyg
DIY attached

Instructions are attached. Recommend using ZF fluid from the CTSC.com
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-26-2014, 05:57 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,700
Posted By bmoneyg
I had mine fixed but its doing the same thing...

I had mine fixed but its doing the same thing again. However I just do not use soft close and just push the door closed a little harder. However look at this link...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-04-2014, 03:54 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,074
Posted By bmoneyg
I had to replace the rivets. The plastic rail...

I had to replace the rivets. The plastic rail that is mentioned I did not see. Once I removed all screws and rivets I basically unsnapped the bumper from the sides by the fenders and walla.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-03-2014, 08:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 745
Posted By bmoneyg
What have you tried?

What have you tried?
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