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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-14-2014, 11:35 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 410
Posted By Mr_Burger
This must be a pre facelift thing as my car has...

This must be a pre facelift thing as my car has AE's (which require the entire bumper and headlights be removed in order to change the LEDs)
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-14-2014, 11:28 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 621
Posted By Mr_Burger
That's fine as long as they aren't flashing :)

That's fine as long as they aren't flashing :)
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-13-2014, 05:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 347
Posted By Mr_Burger
While waiting for the new handle to arrive, I...

While waiting for the new handle to arrive, I noticed the CA failed from time to time for no apparent reason (seat adjust button wouldn't light when touching the handles) and the CDC/DVD would...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-11-2014, 05:34 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 621
Posted By Mr_Burger
So you're planning on having red lights at the...

So you're planning on having red lights at the front of your car....

Good luck with the police and the MOT station :)
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-09-2014, 03:23 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 154
Posted By Mr_Burger
Google SF-HD4 for a replacement laser (if you're...

Google SF-HD4 for a replacement laser (if you're into DIY) or you can buy the entire unit (DVD M3 4.6) to retrofit into your existing NAVI03 drive unit..

Both options provide you with new optics...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-05-2014, 04:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 166
Posted By Mr_Burger
The following link may be of some use......

The following link may be of some use... _http://prodcds.bmwuniversity.com/library/bmw/Technician/Archived%20Courses/ST402%20Body%20Electronics%20III_archive%2011-05/04a%20E65%20Audio%20System.pdf
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-05-2014, 05:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 403
Posted By Mr_Burger
Is the upgraded alt purely to supply current to...

Is the upgraded alt purely to supply current to the amps while running or do you intend to upgrade the battery, which would no doubt require the power module be reprogrammed to accommodate the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-04-2014, 04:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 347
Posted By Mr_Burger
A snap on pick tool made light work of removing...

A snap on pick tool made light work of removing the rear door handle, problem is I can't repair it as the locking pins are too tight and beating them out risks fracturing the part :(

I found a new...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-02-2014, 03:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 347
Posted By Mr_Burger
Comfort Access Initialisation

I was aware I had issues with my front passenger door handle which allowed me to unlock the car, but not lock it and when my rear driver side handle started to play up I thought I better...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-01-2014, 04:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 221
Posted By Mr_Burger
Sounds like the fob has lost its transmitter...

Sounds like the fob has lost its transmitter circuit...Have you a spare you can try?

Two modules are in play here with your symptoms, one being the passive go (comfort access) and the other being...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-28-2014, 01:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 174
Posted By Mr_Burger
Do you have the Rear Entertainment System? If so,...

Do you have the Rear Entertainment System? If so, does it show the same issue on the rear screen?

Does the iDrive front screen only misbehave on the NAV input?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-24-2014, 03:34 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 701
Posted By Mr_Burger
?? Google Translate isn't making a good job...

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Google Translate isn't making a good job of your text :(
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-23-2014, 05:34 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 701
Posted By Mr_Burger
Hi You need to let a mechanic inspect the...

Hi
You need to let a mechanic inspect the various components really as it could be tie rods, control arms, bushings, power steering fluid level (Don't overfill), the pump, the rack etc etc.

Does...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-23-2014, 01:15 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 701
Posted By Mr_Burger
Mine had a new steering rack at around 2 years...

Mine had a new steering rack at around 2 years old..
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-23-2014, 11:22 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 701
Posted By Mr_Burger
E65s have been known to eat steering racks..

E65s have been known to eat steering racks..
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-23-2014, 04:13 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 325
Posted By Mr_Burger
Have you taken the output from the ASK and...

Have you taken the output from the ASK and confirmed it's not that and not the amps..

It seems that by swapping chips, amps and subs you haven't influenced anything, so it could be fair to say...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-23-2014, 03:28 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 477
Posted By Mr_Burger
Are you sure you're on the low pressure port...

Are you sure you're on the low pressure port (before the compressor) at the side of the engine and not the high pressure port (after the compressor) nearer the condenser at the front of the car...?
...
Forum: 7 Series DIY 07-23-2014, 03:12 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 411
Posted By Mr_Burger
Cheers guys (& it seems it has been :)) ...

Cheers guys (& it seems it has been :))

Edit: A useful resource I found (albeit it doesn't cover TV or DAB) but the hardware is the same (except for the number of coax outputs for TV and DAB of...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-20-2014, 03:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 254
Posted By Mr_Burger
Thanks, the hose is being replaced just in case :)

Thanks, the hose is being replaced just in case :)
Forum: 7 Series DIY 07-20-2014, 03:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 411
Posted By Mr_Burger
Completed UK DAB Retrofit with OEM Antenna AMP

Hi
Thanks to the support of stuartjohn24 and his bespoke cables to enable me to patch into the MOST network and pull power from the NAV (without cutting cables) I completed a DAB retrofit using the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-20-2014, 11:19 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 477
Posted By Mr_Burger
Doubt it, you should vac it down and pressure...

Doubt it, you should vac it down and pressure test it with nitrogen. You might be able to hire the equipment, but surely it's much cheaper to go to an a/c specialist and get it checked..

Although...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-20-2014, 06:30 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 477
Posted By Mr_Burger
Don't bother unless you vac it out and pressure...

Don't bother unless you vac it out and pressure test it...

The condenser is the first thing to get injured by a rogue stone, then you have the o rings, so don't waste time filling it unless you...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-20-2014, 06:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 254
Posted By Mr_Burger
760Li N73 CCV Replacement

Hi
I've seen numerous utube videos and sites for other engines on the E65/6 but none for the V12....

Does anyone have any tips for replacing the CCVs on the N73 engine, attached are some pics of...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-18-2014, 10:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 165
Posted By Mr_Burger
Are you talking about the MOST network coupler in...

Are you talking about the MOST network coupler in the front fusebox?

It provides a quick way to insert diagnostic gear on to the fibre optic MOST network.

If you uncouple it briefly, you...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-18-2014, 10:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 368
Posted By Mr_Burger
Hi Thanks for the link. It seems this is going...

Hi
Thanks for the link. It seems this is going to be an import job then...

Do they fail often?

Regards
Mr_B
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