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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-26-2014, 09:00 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 5,110
Posted By Blackbox760
I am interested to buy a kit as well, count me in...

I am interested to buy a kit as well, count me in please and thank you for the time to put this together
Cheers
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-26-2014, 08:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 294
Posted By Blackbox760
Thank you for the answer, will you please let me...

Thank you for the answer, will you please let me know if your noise is sorted with a seal replacement?

I started to think it is maybe low gearbox oil level that cause the noise, after I posted I...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-19-2014, 01:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 260
Posted By Blackbox760
If you could get inside the car but not in the...

If you could get inside the car but not in the trunk I could have advise on how to open the trunk but if you do not have access to the car...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-19-2014, 01:38 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 294
Posted By Blackbox760
Squeal noice from under car

Good day
I am trying to locate a noise coming from underneath the car. At first it sounded like one of the fan belts slipping but on closer investigation I can not really locate the source of the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-20-2014, 08:51 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 310
Posted By Blackbox760
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=...

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=644567
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-09-2014, 10:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,088
Posted By Blackbox760
Thank you very much for the M5 manual, good...

Thank you very much for the M5 manual, good reading material as well.

I got the manual from some Chinese website, none BMW related website.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-20-2013, 03:58 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 593
Posted By Blackbox760
I explained here how to find a bad unit, ...

I explained here how to find a bad unit,

http://www.bmwfanatics.co.za/showthread.php?tid=25516


I agree with Bangsi, take your time and you will find it no problem, disconnect the culprit,...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-20-2013, 06:45 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,436
Posted By Blackbox760
What is the question? There are various fuel...

What is the question?
There are various fuel pipes around this high pressure pumps and I will check all connections for leaks first before I buy and replace a pump. On the fuel rails itself are...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-09-2012, 08:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,807
Posted By Blackbox760
Bank 1 is if you stand in front of the car and...

Bank 1 is if you stand in front of the car and you look towards the engine the bank on the left hand side.

It is not too difficult to remove the air intake box, the only help you will get is from...
Forum: 7 Series DIY 09-09-2012, 10:24 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 38,550
Posted By Blackbox760
Thank you

Thank you
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-08-2012, 02:05 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,810
Posted By Blackbox760
Have you ever managed to get your engine showed...

Have you ever managed to get your engine showed up on INPA?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-08-2012, 01:09 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,510
Posted By Blackbox760
Have a look here for engine temperature thread...

Have a look here for engine temperature thread (http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=579423)
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-07-2012, 01:55 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,510
Posted By Blackbox760
I did not take any pictures but I had a good look...

I did not take any pictures but I had a good look at them with the boroscope, there is definitely deposit build up on the valves but not too bad




The reason why I wanted to change the engine...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-06-2012, 03:02 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,510
Posted By Blackbox760
I was in no real hurry to do the job, but I would...

I was in no real hurry to do the job, but I would say if one work as to finish the job it could take about two days. I did a lot of other work as well, you will see for instance that I removed the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-05-2012, 11:38 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,510
Posted By Blackbox760
Replaced my coolant pipe on 760 V12

Had a water leak and could not see from where so I decided to replace the valley pan water pipe. A lot of info for the V8 guys, not so much info for the V12 guys, my advise is to order the All German...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-26-2012, 08:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 740
Posted By Blackbox760
Not N73 specific but good reference none the less

Not N73 specific but good reference none the less
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-23-2012, 08:37 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 188
Posted By Blackbox760
Part number required for cylinder cover rubber washers please?

Can anybody help me with a part number for the rubber washers that fits on the cylinder head cover. I can see the bolts that holds the cover down but cannot find the part number for the rubber...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-05-2012, 05:37 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,121
Posted By Blackbox760
It could be both, bad battery or not registered...

It could be both, bad battery or not registered but most likely it is a unit that drain the battery, especially because you say that within 30 minutes the CDC remembers teh track.
Have a look at...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-05-2012, 01:52 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 740
Posted By Blackbox760
Hi Keif I thought somebody would have made a...

Hi Keif
I thought somebody would have made a list with all the torque settings already, but no problem.
I installed TIS 2007 on my computer and there you can go to the torque settings page and it...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-04-2012, 01:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,088
Posted By Blackbox760
N73 Training manual

Dont know if this was posted yet, here it is anyway.
Cheers
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-01-2012, 02:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 740
Posted By Blackbox760
N73 Engine torque settings

I have tried to find the N73 engine torque settings in TIS but it is not so easy, does anybody perhaps have a list with torque settings please?
Forum: 7 Series DIY 06-30-2012, 01:17 AM
Replies: 177
Views: 91,242
Posted By Blackbox760
thanx, I do not know if the V12 has less space...

thanx, I do not know if the V12 has less space inside the V than the V8 but it is very tight in there, I will strip the valley cover off today, I spend half a day yesterday to remove the 12...
Forum: 7 Series DIY 06-28-2012, 09:29 AM
Replies: 177
Views: 91,242
Posted By Blackbox760
I am also busy to work towards replacing the...

I am also busy to work towards replacing the water pipe inside the V. Start to strip the parts today and I must admit it is much more work than what I thought..;)

At this stage I have removed the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-26-2012, 01:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,137
Posted By Blackbox760
It is not that difficult to get to the guilty...

It is not that difficult to get to the guilty party although it takes some test equipment and lots of time. 9 out of 10 it is one of the door modules/handles that goes bad. I would recommend pulling...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-30-2012, 11:39 AM
Replies: 536
Views: 111,013
Posted By Blackbox760
wow, very nice work and thank you for the nice...

wow, very nice work and thank you for the nice explanations
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