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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-24-2016, 11:52 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 574
Posted By whytry
Looks like one of the vanos on pass side wasn't...

Looks like one of the vanos on pass side wasn't all the way seated. I ran a straight edge over both and it was almost there but wasn't fully seated. Pressed it in all the way checked all...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-23-2016, 02:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 574
Posted By whytry
Ok I'll try making sure all are connected and...

Ok I'll try making sure all are connected and pushed all the way in.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-22-2016, 04:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 574
Posted By whytry
Help replaced vanos seals and now got several error codes!

Hello all finally got to and replaced the vanos seals on all 4 solenoids and now I have several issues. Engine light on with codes. P0012, P0014, P0015 and P0017. All bank 1. Any ideas?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-06-2016, 10:48 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 16,156
Posted By whytry
Ok so got that off, worried me a little when the...

Ok so got that off, worried me a little when the last Allen comes off and it pops up. But those are done and so are the eccentric and cam seals.

Still can't figure out the vanos removal trick. ...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-06-2016, 09:15 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 16,156
Posted By whytry
I'm trying to do this now. Can someone tell me...

I'm trying to do this now. Can someone tell me how this comes out for the seal replacement?
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And is there a trick to pulling the vanos out? I can't get them to pull out. I can barely...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-05-2016, 12:03 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 7,806
Posted By whytry
old thread I know but did anybody get theirs...

old thread I know but did anybody get theirs fixed yet? I'm not a fan of clearing it weekly. Or does anybody know how to get the bypass and/or where to get it? And where the placement of it is?
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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-05-2016, 11:13 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 16,156
Posted By whytry
Ok well I got all the parts and will be doing...

Ok well I got all the parts and will be doing this and the IVM as well as I've been reading more and more that the connections in the board go bad more often than not and most don't even notice it. ...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-03-2016, 12:49 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 16,156
Posted By whytry
Can someone post up a picture of where the rest...

Can someone post up a picture of where the rest of these seals are? I saw earlier on the thread it said something about the valve covers, but can someone please be a little more specific of what's...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-03-2016, 11:55 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 16,156
Posted By whytry
Any chance you have those part numbers for all...

Any chance you have those part numbers for all the parts you replaced? I've been searching their site and they don't show the seals under seals or in the gaskets either for the other stuff you...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-03-2016, 10:46 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 16,156
Posted By whytry
Looks like I'm going to do this this weekend! My...

Looks like I'm going to do this this weekend! My car has 150k on it, and I am the 3rd owner and the place I got it from had all "routine" work done but, did not mention these seals. I am definitely...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-01-2016, 05:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 468
Posted By whytry
Will this also solve the poor mpg issue too?

Will this also solve the poor mpg issue too?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-29-2016, 10:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 468
Posted By whytry
RPM fluctuation while driving but only between 1200-1800 RPM

Not sure how else to describe this. It doesn't do it at idle as some others have had. My idle seems to be rock solid. But when driving and accelerating normally it surges starts around 1100ish and...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-16-2016, 12:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 718
Posted By whytry
I have ran fuel injector cleaner and also cleaned...

I have ran fuel injector cleaner and also cleaned the MAF as well. I did the smoke test n found that I had cracks in the plastic tubing between the MAF and the throttle body. Hoping I fixed that...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-20-2015, 08:08 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 718
Posted By whytry
I did the fuel filter and have ran through some...

I did the fuel filter and have ran through some injector cleaner too. It didn't help my car out at all. I know about the winter fuel but that will not ruin mileage by 20% in only my 750, and my other...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-20-2015, 12:20 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 718
Posted By whytry
I have the same problem as well. Still haven't...

I have the same problem as well. Still haven't found a fix. N like you no codes
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-14-2015, 10:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,015
Posted By whytry
Nvrmind got it. Had to pull harder than expected

Nvrmind got it. Had to pull harder than expected
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-14-2015, 10:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,015
Posted By whytry
I can't remove the thermostat from the housing...

I can't remove the thermostat from the housing and it's torn apart now. Any thoughts? I pulled that pin clip, but the hose won't come off
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-06-2015, 10:01 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,568
Posted By whytry
Can someone post part numbers or parts mentioned...

Can someone post part numbers or parts mentioned above. My car just started no heat 2 days ago. I was a little low on coolant but it's fine now coolant level wise...

Help
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-26-2015, 10:50 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 9,086
Posted By whytry
I'm now having to deal other BMW USA on this for...

I'm now having to deal other BMW USA on this for my car as we speak. I called into BMW USA in NJ and got a callback from a Betsy who says she is on the executive team on NJ and she needs me to take...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-26-2015, 10:41 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 20,034
Posted By whytry
Any updates? Mine doing same thing now. It an...

Any updates? Mine doing same thing now. It an 07. Rear pass door though. I'm called bmw USA as well and they told me something. Bring it in for a diagnosis and go from there... I spoke with a...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-20-2015, 12:42 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 311
Posted By whytry
Driver side restrain system error

I've read about the pass side restraint recall and most said the drivers side isn't part of the recall, and will not cover it. I have also read about driver side airbag error. Is this the same...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-18-2015, 12:57 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 16,611
Posted By whytry
I tried calling the stealership near me and they...

I tried calling the stealership near me and they said they need the part number and me simply asking for the DSC module was not enough for them to get me the correct one.. Anybody have the part...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-18-2015, 12:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 16,092
Posted By whytry
Can you post the part number of the module the...

Can you post the part number of the module the dealership near me said they need to get the part number...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-10-2015, 01:30 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 16,611
Posted By whytry
Is this the module under the hood, where the...

Is this the module under the hood, where the coolant overflow is? Remove the overflow tank, and get the 4-6 screws out and the connector and swap in another and plug battery back in and then the car...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-01-2015, 10:21 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 478
Posted By whytry
Hey man, I'm up in EDH. Were you able to get...

Hey man, I'm up in EDH. Were you able to get this stuff fixed? PM me
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