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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-19-2014, 10:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 281
Posted By johndade
It does really good with snow tires. Last year...

It does really good with snow tires. Last year during all that snow I would purposely drive it in deep snow no issues at all.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-15-2014, 09:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 270
Posted By johndade
Never mind seen you changed them. It is normal...

Never mind seen you changed them. It is normal for tires to vibrate til they get warm.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-15-2014, 09:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 270
Posted By johndade
Rotors ?

Rotors ?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-01-2014, 05:56 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 24,979
Posted By johndade
Update on my headlight after a used ballast...

Update on my headlight after a used ballast headlight is working again for now anyway.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-01-2014, 05:54 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 969
Posted By johndade
NP I just had left headlight issue after a new...

NP I just had left headlight issue after a new ballast it seems to be good now. But like you said with this car its good one day then doesn't want to work the other.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-29-2014, 08:02 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 969
Posted By johndade
You should of heard that before because i did say...

You should of heard that before because i did say you either have a bad light module or both sides control unit are bad.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-28-2014, 07:30 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 24,979
Posted By johndade
Did you buy new control unit or used ?

Did you buy new control unit or used ?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-27-2014, 07:25 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 24,979
Posted By johndade
I'm also getting this done on Sunday. Mechanic...

I'm also getting this done on Sunday. Mechanic swapped igmitors and bulbs problem still same now I'm going to replace control unit/ballast. I hope that fixes it.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-24-2014, 06:56 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 24,979
Posted By johndade
Did they replace the control unit ? And it still...

Did they replace the control unit ? And it still didn't solve issue ?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-20-2014, 10:33 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 24,979
Posted By johndade
I'm going through same exact issue. My mechanic...

I'm going through same exact issue. My mechanic swapped both bulbs and ignitor to other side it didn't change anything still flickering driver side then goes out and says left low beam malfunction....
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-08-2014, 11:19 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 969
Posted By johndade
You either have a light control module bad or the...

You either have a light control module bad or the control unit from both sides.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-29-2014, 01:14 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 781
Posted By johndade
So is this something new as far as programming or...

So is this something new as far as programming or are you just clearing adaptations?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-23-2014, 08:58 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 269
Posted By johndade
Have you done the upper control arms there called...

Have you done the upper control arms there called tension struts? I replaced my front struts along with the bump stop, strut mounts, mine were making sounds when going over bumps at slow speed. I'm...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-17-2014, 11:22 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,737
Posted By johndade
I heard you can bypass the driver seat with a...

I heard you can bypass the driver seat with a bypass module to get rid of driver seat sensor. I will most likely do this as it is much cheaper.

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-08-2014, 11:50 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,737
Posted By johndade
Why did the passenger side get the recall and not...

Why did the passenger side get the recall and not the driver? And then the recall was only for 04-06 on the 7 makes no sense.

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-08-2014, 02:58 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,847
Posted By johndade
Did you replace the auxiliary water pump yet? Do...

Did you replace the auxiliary water pump yet? Do you get heat when you drive ?

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-08-2014, 01:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 532
Posted By johndade
Coils/plugs? Sent from BimmerApp mobile app

Coils/plugs?

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-17-2014, 08:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 246
Posted By johndade
Xenon bulb

Ok after searching for xenon bulbs and the prices go from 40 bulb to 150. Has anyone got OEM bulbs for a good price that aren't Chinese knock offs or counterfeit German ones? If so how did they look...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-13-2014, 10:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 548
Posted By johndade
Herb can you replace vr or does that only come...

Herb can you replace vr or does that only come with a new alternator?

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-08-2014, 08:17 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,360
Posted By johndade
Mine ended up being sbsr module. Sent from...

Mine ended up being sbsr module.

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-04-2014, 07:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 302
Posted By johndade
Did you say 427k miles ? Sent from BimmerApp...

Did you say 427k miles ?

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-24-2014, 10:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 402
Posted By johndade
I have always said the 7 drives best at 100. That...

I have always said the 7 drives best at 100. That being said two different cars different classes. The 7 has more of an all around luxury/performance.

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-16-2014, 11:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 957
Posted By johndade
So the seal failed ? This is the first reported...

So the seal failed ? This is the first reported case I have heard of aga pipe failing. I just had this repair done with the aga pipe I wonder if this pipe holds up?

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-16-2014, 07:24 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 957
Posted By johndade
Why is the pipe so black ? Sent from...

Why is the pipe so black ?

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-05-2014, 08:56 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 608
Posted By johndade
If its not your valley pan or weep hole I would...

If its not your valley pan or weep hole I would get them done anyway. Since last winter I chased coolant leaks first it was hose from reservoir to cylinder heads then expansion tank then finally weep...
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