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Forum: 7 Series DIY 11-26-2015, 06:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,333
Posted By firemedic521
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photo uploading (http://postimage.org/) Mine was leaking from the wiring connection( the black...
Forum: 7 Series DIY 11-26-2015, 05:45 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,333
Posted By firemedic521
The mechanic should have been able to tell you...

The mechanic should have been able to tell you where the leak was from. If there is fuel on top of the cap its coming from one if there places. 1- a hairline crack in the plastic. 2- one of the 2...
Forum: 7 Series DIY 11-26-2015, 04:39 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,333
Posted By firemedic521
One thing , make sure you are under half a tank...

One thing , make sure you are under half a tank before you pop that cap or you will have fuel everywhere
Forum: 7 Series DIY 11-26-2015, 04:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,333
Posted By firemedic521
So far so good. I used epoxy on the top and...

So far so good. I used epoxy on the top and marine epoxy putty on the bottom. It's been a few months and its holding fine. Replacing the pump will solve it too as long as the new pump comes with...
Forum: 7 Series DIY 10-01-2015, 08:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,333
Posted By firemedic521
So I filled the tank to about 3/4 with the back...

So I filled the tank to about 3/4 with the back seat out and noticed that the fuel is leaking from the top of the fuel pump , It looks like there must be some very small crack in the white plastic...
Forum: 7 Series DIY 09-29-2015, 07:31 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,333
Posted By firemedic521
I finally got around to pulling out the back seat...

I finally got around to pulling out the back seat and found the area just behind the fuel pump compartment saturated with fuel. The fuel pump sealed compartment did not appear to have fuel leaking in...
Forum: 7 Series DIY 01-19-2015, 03:09 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,333
Posted By firemedic521
I found a good online write up here....

I found a good online write up here. http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=709606 . I took out my canister but it appears it is attached to the expansion tank , I saw no way to separate...
Forum: 7 Series DIY 01-11-2015, 07:22 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,333
Posted By firemedic521
E65 Fuel Smell , How to replace vapor canister?

I have a bad fuel smell from my 2006 750I 100k miles. I topped it off and that is when this began. I have to park the car out side of the smell in the garage is over powering. I can not find any...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-18-2013, 05:59 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 717
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 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 03-09-2013, 07:25 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,264
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, 07:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 883
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, 05:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 883
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, 05:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 883
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, 07:53 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 20,032
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, 07:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 860
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, 07:49 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,419
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, 11:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 797
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, 10:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 797
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, 07:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,177
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, 05:34 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,463
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, 10:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,015
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 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 11-03-2012, 12:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,085
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, 04:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,718
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, 02:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,718
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, 02:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,718
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...
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