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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-30-2013, 10:14 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,328
Posted By V8 EGO
I never did get it resolved but following further...

I never did get it resolved but following further understanding and experimentation the only door it didn't work on was the driver's door.

As I understand it, the handles fail quote a lot.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-20-2012, 12:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,259
Posted By V8 EGO
I have an F10 520d and when you lock the car and...

I have an F10 520d and when you lock the car and hold the lock button, the mirrors fold in and they fold out when you unlock the car again.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-19-2012, 11:22 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,271
Posted By V8 EGO
Thanks all. I guess that we will be keeping the...

Thanks all. I guess that we will be keeping the lights as they are.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-18-2012, 02:36 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,272
Posted By V8 EGO
Removal of door trim panels

Hi all,

Does anyone have any tips or a how-to on how to remove the front and rear door trim panels on an E70?

Equally, how does the centre console storage tray come out? I have so far undone...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-18-2012, 02:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,271
Posted By V8 EGO
LED Angel eyes

We have a 2007 X5 3.0d that has xenon headlights but I want to change from the halogen to LED angel eyes. I see that LCI models have LED angel eyes. Are these part of the headlight assembly or...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-20-2012, 01:39 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 6,888
Posted By V8 EGO
We have a Titanium Silver X5 which is my wife's...

We have a Titanium Silver X5 which is my wife's but I drive it. It has the Dynamic package and 19" wheels and the ride is quite harsh. I have an F10 520d which is a far nicer car from a ride...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-24-2012, 12:45 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,391
Posted By V8 EGO
Becker in Europe just refer you to BMW to replace...

Becker in Europe just refer you to BMW to replace the amp!!

I am not expert but the circled transistor may have got excessively hot. The solder terminals have gone brown and this can happen if the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-04-2012, 01:32 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,946
Posted By V8 EGO
Based upon the picture, I am not sure that bumper...

Based upon the picture, I am not sure that bumper will work as the car shown is a pre-facelift.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-01-2012, 04:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,956
Posted By V8 EGO
Ouch!! It looks to me like the majority of the...

Ouch!! It looks to me like the majority of the cost is labour and to repair the parking brake. I would ask what the minimum disk thickness allowable is and ask what yours are. It's likely that they...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-01-2012, 01:54 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,956
Posted By V8 EGO
If it's just the pads and you have no warning...

If it's just the pads and you have no warning then I would suggest you are OK. Are they talking about the brake discs instead? There is no warning mechanism for the brake discs as they would have to...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-26-2012, 01:03 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 882
Posted By V8 EGO
That may be the case but I had no bass beforehand...

That may be the case but I had no bass beforehand and now I do, it can't be a coincidence.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-25-2012, 09:35 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 882
Posted By V8 EGO
No it had to be removed with a scalpel and then...

No it had to be removed with a scalpel and then cleaned up with lighter fluid (refined petrol).
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-25-2012, 12:15 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 882
Posted By V8 EGO
Cheers guys. I appreciate that the normal...

Cheers guys. I appreciate that the normal problems are either capacitors are output transistors but this may be another avenue worth exploring if it transpires water is enterring through the boot.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-24-2012, 12:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 882
Posted By V8 EGO
Another potentional L7 fix?

I have had the disappearing bass problem with my Logic 7 amplifier. Over a period of weeks, I had muffled output then crackling, then popping and finally nothing.

I took the amp out and looked for...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-24-2012, 02:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 899
Posted By V8 EGO
Not any more, they tend to chuck ouy anything...

Not any more, they tend to chuck ouy anything that isn't current.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-18-2011, 01:44 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 492
Posted By V8 EGO
750i brake question

Hi all,

I have an odd question. I have attempted to change my brake pads on the front of my 2006 750i this evening. I purchased a set of genuine pads off eBay (P/N 34116794915
) that are listed...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-08-2011, 04:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 691
Posted By V8 EGO
Brilliant, thanks guys.

Brilliant, thanks guys.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-08-2011, 10:49 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 691
Posted By V8 EGO
How many brake sensors?

Hi all,

How many front and rear brake sensors does the 750i have? One at each end or two?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-04-2011, 05:08 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,435
Posted By V8 EGO
I can't help with why your windwo is coming back...

I can't help with why your windwo is coming back down but instead of trying to get it to go back up in one go auomatically, have you tried closing it in little steps?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-17-2011, 11:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 649
Posted By V8 EGO
Hi Guys, I took a chance on the Bold 9700...

Hi Guys,

I took a chance on the Bold 9700 adapter. It isn't listed for the E65 so I did a bit of research and found that it fits the E60 and there are some adapters for older phones that fir both...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-14-2011, 02:19 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 649
Posted By V8 EGO
Thanks Bob. I may buy one to see if it fits.

Thanks Bob. I may buy one to see if it fits.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-13-2011, 02:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 649
Posted By V8 EGO
Bluetooth snap in adapters

I have a Blackberry Bold 9700 and I would really like a snap in adapter for my E65. There doesn't appear to be one listed for the E65 but there is one for the E60 etc.

Given that there appears to...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-13-2011, 01:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,336
Posted By V8 EGO
We don't get one over the pond :(

We don't get one over the pond :(
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-06-2011, 11:44 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 427
Posted By V8 EGO
I've changed something that doesn't need coding...

The oil :rofl::rofl:

Did an oil change this evening that was due according to the iDrive. I would have say it was long overdue as it was like treacle when it came out. I don't think I'll be...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-02-2011, 07:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,328
Posted By V8 EGO
So, I have given it a go and nothing. My comfort...

So, I have given it a go and nothing. My comfort access works on the trunk and starting the car but it doesn't work on any of the doors. Is this a co-incidence? I can't imagine all four door handles...
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