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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-21-2014, 01:29 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,048
Posted By csmeance
This. In addition to that, DS or D...

This.



In addition to that, DS or D Manual should be used so you have control of the gear you are in.



This too.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 04-21-2014, 12:56 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 1,673
Posted By csmeance
EIther way you shake it, the transmission in your...

EIther way you shake it, the transmission in your car and my car are pretty close to each other and the E65/66 guys are going through tons of problems with the trans higher miles. Your likely to...
Forum: The Detail Department 04-21-2014, 12:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 200
Posted By csmeance
The beauty of ONR is that it doesn't require a...

The beauty of ONR is that it doesn't require a full wash to use it! So if you washed your car 3-4 days ago and don't feel like spending 1 hour on washing and waxing, you can mix ONR into a spray...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-21-2014, 12:45 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 14,102
Posted By csmeance
THe 2-1 shift with the bang is very common as the...

THe 2-1 shift with the bang is very common as the transmission ages. I would spend money on new fluids/filter and the 2 seals along with the center bearing for the driveshaft. You should notice a...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-21-2014, 12:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 352
Posted By csmeance
This code/message can come on for a few reasons!...

This code/message can come on for a few reasons! The Check Engine Light Computer stores a Code like: P0130 - 02 Sensor Circuit Malfunction (Bank I Sensor 1) to help you figure out the problem. The...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 04-20-2014, 07:37 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 448
Posted By csmeance
Getting no fender gap doesn't require custom...

Getting no fender gap doesn't require custom wheels that are 1K each!

You'll need to buy spacers (which can potentially cause a vibration over time) and longer lug bolts due to the spacers. OR...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 04-20-2014, 04:22 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 1,673
Posted By csmeance
Trying to get more power from your 750 will put...

Trying to get more power from your 750 will put you in a world of hurt due to a lot of the repairs you'll have to do. The V12 in my 760 shredded the transmission with 435HP and 444 ft.lb TQ. Expect...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 04-20-2014, 04:15 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 448
Posted By csmeance
All of this depends on a wheels spec known as...

All of this depends on a wheels spec known as OFFSET. 1010tires.com has a great offset calculator. This will help determine if you will rub or not because it controls where the center of the wheel...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-20-2014, 04:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 352
Posted By csmeance
what is the exact error message on the idrive...

what is the exact error message on the idrive screen? Do you get a Check Engine Light? What is the EXACT code or error that it gives you?

Your first post says fuel dump in the muffler which I...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-20-2014, 03:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 189
Posted By csmeance
The fault codes should be stored and the...

The fault codes should be stored and the dealer/indy should be able to pull them. A flashing check engine light means that you are having a misfire currently. Also the check engine light can flash on...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-18-2014, 11:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 352
Posted By csmeance
the problem could be many things. O2 sensor, High...

the problem could be many things. O2 sensor, High Pressure Fuel Pump, Intake Manifold, vacuum leaks, etc. The 760 engine has to be worked on by the book for repairs to work and not cause more...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-17-2014, 09:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 312
Posted By csmeance
Yeah but I doubt it'll be hard to find...

Yeah but I doubt it'll be hard to find replacement grilles if you need them in the future! I'm not a fan of the whole blackout theme but your 7 is looking nice from your pics above :thumbsup:
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-17-2014, 09:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 263
Posted By csmeance
or any other flammable fluid :p You can...

or any other flammable fluid :p

You can check both! One is behind the trunk liner and it's for the hydraulic trunk mechanism to lift and close it. The other is in the engine bay and it's for the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-17-2014, 04:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 263
Posted By csmeance
the fluid could be from the hydraulic rear sway...

the fluid could be from the hydraulic rear sway bar, or it could be a fuel leak! I had a pinched gasket there after a fuel sending unit was replaced and I lost 6 gallons of gas in 4 hours while...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 04-17-2014, 04:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 440
Posted By csmeance
File for lemon law and get a refund! You should...

File for lemon law and get a refund! You should have gotten the booklet for lemon law for your state when you bought your BMW with the way on how to file a claim and the requirements.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-17-2014, 04:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 312
Posted By csmeance
easier method would have been plasti-dip but it...

easier method would have been plasti-dip but it wouldn't have been free like your method! The nice thing about plasti-dip is that you can peel it off if you don't like it.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-17-2014, 11:16 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 282
Posted By csmeance
If the problem was fixed with the replacement...

If the problem was fixed with the replacement then you have some other issue causing the problem, or the used ASK was a few months away from failing when you bought it.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 04-12-2014, 04:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 533
Posted By csmeance
Search! I'd personally recommend Fidelity!...

Search! I'd personally recommend Fidelity! They've paid over 50K in repairs on my 760 without a problem!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-12-2014, 04:40 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 636
Posted By csmeance
Find a wrecked 760 and get the alcantara...

Find a wrecked 760 and get the alcantara headliner out of it for a good price!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-12-2014, 04:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 404
Posted By csmeance
^ anything from that website is high quality and...

^ anything from that website is high quality and the CBI's are some of the best bulbs on the market!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-12-2014, 04:37 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 592
Posted By csmeance
I'm not sure what shop you are going to but a...

I'm not sure what shop you are going to but a valley pan coolant leak requires a bit of work to be done, plus it sounds like the shop is throwing a lot of parts at the problem right now that isn't...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-12-2014, 04:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 234
Posted By csmeance
There are more steps to the process! You are...

There are more steps to the process!

You are supposed to use the included sanding grits in order! First start with a coarse one and work your way up to the finest (usually 2000+ Grit). Then you...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-05-2014, 03:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 238
Posted By csmeance
crackling in the front means the ASK unit (CD...

crackling in the front means the ASK unit (CD Player/Audio HU) is going bad. There's a place online that rebuilds them but the name escapes me, I'll try to remember and post it later.

Find...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-04-2014, 03:57 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,092
Posted By csmeance
some parts are expensive while others are not!...

some parts are expensive while others are not! For example I paid 80 bux for a plastic shroud for the air intake on my 760 as it cracked over time from heat (it was plastic). Was it expensive for a...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 04-03-2014, 09:56 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,017
Posted By csmeance
I wasn't aware of a "catch can" that these cars...

I wasn't aware of a "catch can" that these cars had but someone might want to investigate it! As far as driving with cooling down goes, that is 100% fact. Turbos get very hot and you can't just take...
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