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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-17-2013, 12:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 361
Posted By BMWTim
Thanks SJ. I know what you mean. I did get a...

Thanks SJ. I know what you mean. I did get a fault code saying rear lid open or short circuit. If it thinks boot open how come that I can open the boot, wont the car prevent me from doing this?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-04-2013, 12:09 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 361
Posted By BMWTim
Thanks for that. But if the car thinks the trunk...

Thanks for that. But if the car thinks the trunk is open wouldn't it fail to start the closing of the roof rather than stop the process half way through?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 02-03-2013, 10:48 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 361
Posted By BMWTim
Conertable roof fault! Help please.

Today after a quick go with the roof down I decided to put my roof up. As it poped out of the boot the rear cover raised and it started to come out with no funny noises and just stopped half way up....
Forum: 6 Series 07-03-2012, 01:28 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 594
Posted By BMWTim
Where is my CD changer??

Hi, I have just bought a 2006 650i and when I go in to the audio it ask me to choose between the CD DVD and Radio. When I select CD it asks me to choose between CD and CD Changer disks 1 and disks...
Forum: 6 Series DIY 06-06-2012, 08:17 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 80,558
Posted By BMWTim
Hi, great piece. I have serviced my car and reset...

Hi, great piece. I have serviced my car and reset the relavant overdue warning lights. However there are 2 that you havnt mentioned and I cant seem to reset these. One has like a double s on top of...
Forum: 6 Series 06-06-2012, 08:05 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,096
Posted By BMWTim
Reverse left light and rear left fog light error. Help please!

Hi All

I have just got a 2006 bmw 650i but on start up it has some warnings. Rear left reverse light and rear left fog light failure. I wonder if it might be a fuse or connector somewhere (doubt...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-22-2012, 01:04 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 796
Posted By BMWTim
fuel filter location?

Hi
Does anyone know the location of the fuel filter on a UK car?

Cheers
Tim
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-21-2012, 11:43 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,466
Posted By BMWTim
2003 745i p0492 secondary air fault bank 2

Hi All,

I am having issues with my car under very hard acceleration only. It faulters and stutters as it reaches its rev limit. The car is fine if driven up to the kick down point, if pushed...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-09-2012, 12:54 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 354
Posted By BMWTim
Changing rear pads

Hi All,

Is there any special advice in changing my rear pads concerning the electronic handbrake? I have been told that on a VW these handbrakes stop you changing the pads without programming the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-08-2012, 01:19 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 423
Posted By BMWTim
Fault codes, any idea what they mean? 2003 745i

Hi I have gone in to my system through the trip option and got the following Fault Codes from the car:-

0931D 22 000 4FEF 43
1A3AD 20 018 503F 6C
2A3AE 20 018 503F 6C
3A3B3 20 018 503F 6C
...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-08-2012, 12:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,121
Posted By BMWTim
Thanks for that, great advice. However, my car...

Thanks for that, great advice. However, my car does not slip in kickdown but when changing up on full throttle or near full, say from 3rd to 4th, or 2nd to 3rd. The kickdown part seems to cause no...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-07-2012, 08:31 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,018
Posted By BMWTim
Thanks for all your advice. I will change pads...

Thanks for all your advice. I will change pads but wont the old sensors still work? If not how come?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-07-2012, 06:00 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,018
Posted By BMWTim
Thanks for that i will try this. Is there a...

Thanks for that i will try this.

Is there a way to reset warning lights in general? Can you reset brakes via idrive?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-07-2012, 02:53 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,018
Posted By BMWTim
just reset my rear brakes and now comes up with replace rear brake message- Help

Hi
In trying to find the voltage monitor on the speedo as seen on a you tube video i reset the rear brakes by mistake. It now has a red car error and says replace the rear pads I have tried...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-06-2012, 11:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,121
Posted By BMWTim
thanks for your reply but what is an inpa (codes...

thanks for your reply but what is an inpa (codes read?) and when i check the system on idrive it reports no faults.

What about this hidden battery charge menu, does anyone know about this as my...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-06-2012, 01:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,121
Posted By BMWTim
PS Is there an OBC or Idrive system with hidden...

PS Is there an OBC or Idrive system with hidden menus that will show me what my battery is charging at as this is what i have been informed, but cant find it!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-06-2012, 01:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,121
Posted By BMWTim
745i transmission fault, NOT the normal one!

Hi All

My car is drives fine in normal driving (gear changes under 4000 RPM) unless I boot it then the transmission fluffs the gear change, power to engine is cut dramatically, then sometimes the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-23-2012, 01:22 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 472
Posted By BMWTim
Hi Thanks for that, registering a battery,...

Hi

Thanks for that, registering a battery, omg now things are getting ridiculous. Bring back feeler gauges and points, those were the days.....second thoughts maybe not!

It only shows the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-22-2012, 01:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 472
Posted By BMWTim
PS this only seems to happen when accelerating...

PS this only seems to happen when accelerating hard, and is quite a marked faulter.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-22-2012, 01:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 472
Posted By BMWTim
Unhappy My 745 is messing up shifts on harder acceleration, any ideas?

Hi
I have noticed that after not using my car for a while in anger it as developed a problem when shifting from one gear to the next. 2 to 3, 3rd to 4th, etc...

It is like the engine faulters...
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