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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-18-2013, 06:59 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 478
Posted By firemedic521
CD changer problems

I did a search but wasn't able to find a solution. Changer cassette goes in but does not get read, stays greyed out on idrive, door doesn't close , but cassette will eject. Tried most bus reset and...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-09-2013, 08:25 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,331
Posted By firemedic521
Research the coolant pipe issue that the 4.4...

Research the coolant pipe issue that the 4.4 liter engine was prone to have. Very costly repair that hit a lot of these cars around the 100k mile range. There is lots of information out there about...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-28-2013, 08:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 764
Posted By firemedic521
So is it a the remnants of a dipstick on facelift...

So is it a the remnants of a dipstick on facelift 750's. I keep tugging on it an nothing happens . Now I've got to know

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-27-2013, 06:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 764
Posted By firemedic521
I'll stop tugging on it then Sent from my...

I'll stop tugging on it then

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-26-2013, 06:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 764
Posted By firemedic521
What is this?

I have no idea what this ( like most things under the hood of this car ) . At the back of the intake cover on the drivers side.

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-31-2012, 08:53 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 10,859
Posted By firemedic521
here is from another thread about the same issue ...

here is from another thread about the same issue


I solved my problem today and I suspect anyone else who has soft close doors that pop back open is having the same problem. I spent about 4...
Forum: Off-Topic 12-24-2012, 08:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 692
Posted By firemedic521
Thank you for your post, he will be in my prayers...

Thank you for your post, he will be in my prayers

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Forum: Off-Topic 12-24-2012, 08:49 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,135
Posted By firemedic521
Merry Christmas, great to be home in my own bed...

Merry Christmas, great to be home in my own bed on Christmas eve this year , I'm very blessed

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-15-2012, 12:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 686
Posted By firemedic521
Different recall , mine is about the doors coming...

Different recall , mine is about the doors coming open over uneven terrain or not closing at all. I will post the recall number when I get home
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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-15-2012, 11:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 686
Posted By firemedic521
Recall - soft close doors advice needed

Yesterday I got a letter stating I need a software update on my soft close doors. I am scheduled to take it in next week to have the recall work done. The problem is that a few months ago I had a...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 12-10-2012, 08:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 976
Posted By firemedic521
Just ordered the book on amazon , really looking...

Just ordered the book on amazon , really looking forward to reading it. The article in Wired a few years back was really fascinating . Since reading it I have been very obsessed with how fast I can...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-01-2012, 06:34 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,509
Posted By firemedic521
Or a link to DIY Sent from my EVO using...

Or a link to DIY

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-24-2012, 11:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,589
Posted By firemedic521
Just did both sensors on my Tahoe , engine is set...

Just did both sensors on my Tahoe , engine is set up similar with the sensors under the intake . It was quite a project . Removing the intake was doable but was a bitch . After doing the Tahoe I hope...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-03-2012, 01:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 803
Posted By firemedic521
Looks like the same rims as my 2006 750i ...

Looks like the same rims as my 2006 750i

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-24-2012, 05:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,278
Posted By firemedic521
Before drilling , try to slim Jim it from the...

Before drilling , try to slim Jim it from the inside, I think it may work . You will need to get the hook of the slim Jim on the lever and push down . Keep the window up. Since it is on the inside...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-24-2012, 03:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,278
Posted By firemedic521
Not sure if they had door airbags in the 2003, my...

Not sure if they had door airbags in the 2003, my 06 does. If they do there will be an airbag marker on the door. I had my door taken apart today fixing soft close stuff. Wish I would have taken...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-24-2012, 03:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,278
Posted By firemedic521
If the door is closed you are pretty much screwed...

If the door is closed you are pretty much screwed , it is impossible to take the panel off with the door closed. First try rolling the window down and pulling both handles hard together. My next...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-17-2012, 09:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,187
Posted By firemedic521
Good luck, I have been trying to get the records...

Good luck, I have been trying to get the records from BMW for months on a 750 I purchased and they won't without the previous owner being present. Car fax has some info but usually isn't complete...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-08-2012, 10:31 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,376
Posted By firemedic521
I bought a harbor freight pneumatic one about 6...

I bought a harbor freight pneumatic one about 6 years ago . Has never failed and always performs as expected. I get a chuckle out of these folks that say I would never buy hf , spend 5 times the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-05-2012, 05:34 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,622
Posted By firemedic521
Where can you get dashsoft from. I have inpa up...

Where can you get dashsoft from. I have inpa up and working

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Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 08-01-2012, 07:58 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,803
Posted By firemedic521
My windshield is not original. It was replaced by...

My windshield is not original. It was replaced by the previous owner. The corner says " solar x " and it is clear that there is a solar film laminated in , pretty nice in AZ except for the radar. I...
Forum: Off-Topic 08-01-2012, 07:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,061
Posted By firemedic521
http://www.pelican-case.com/microcases.html ...

http://www.pelican-case.com/microcases.html

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Forum: Off-Topic 08-01-2012, 07:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,061
Posted By firemedic521
I would leave all that stuff well away from the...

I would leave all that stuff well away from the water, why have it with you? If you really want to have that stuff near the water I would highly recomend a pelican brand case. I have a few of their...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 08-01-2012, 12:50 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,803
Posted By firemedic521
I haven't contacted v1 yet , I thought about it...

I haven't contacted v1 yet , I thought about it but I'm sure they wont have any great solutions they can recommend. I have two ideas I plan on trying, both are chock full of problems but worth a...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 08-01-2012, 08:38 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,803
Posted By firemedic521
I love my v1 and have owned it for 6 years now....

I love my v1 and have owned it for 6 years now. Unfortunately the metal film in the windshield of my 750I makes it almost useless. In my other vehicles I routinely get a mile or more of warning. In...
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