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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) Today, 09:32 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 74
Posted By TechFreak
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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) Yesterday, 10:27 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 111
Posted By TechFreak
Here's your problem and easy fix ...:thumbup: ...

Here's your problem and easy fix ...:thumbup:

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=793781




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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-13-2014, 01:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 205
Posted By TechFreak
Try this : :thumbup: ...

Try this : :thumbup:

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=195020
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-13-2014, 12:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 229
Posted By TechFreak
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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-13-2014, 02:27 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 205
Posted By TechFreak
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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-13-2014, 02:12 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 373
Posted By TechFreak
Short term just do what I suggested in my post...

Short term just do what I suggested in my post above to bypass the nav unit until you get it fixed. ;-)

Just use Mr Burgers or Papers method of connecting the 2 fibre optics together.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-11-2014, 04:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 373
Posted By TechFreak
Mr Burger is correct is trying to fix the Nav...

Mr Burger is correct is trying to fix the Nav Unit.

BUT... there is a quick test and a quick fix to get all the rest of your Modules working again in the car (but without the Nav unit until you...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-11-2014, 03:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 324
Posted By TechFreak
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=...

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=609277
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-10-2014, 01:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 340
Posted By TechFreak
Did you 'register' the new battery to the car...

Did you 'register' the new battery to the car after changing it ?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-07-2014, 11:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 162
Posted By TechFreak
Yeah possibly. The E65 does strange things...

Yeah possibly.

The E65 does strange things if it's not registered.

If the new battery isn't registered to the car then the Power Module still thinks it has the old battery fitted.

Here's...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-07-2014, 11:09 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 245
Posted By TechFreak
DIY for CCV's : ...

DIY for CCV's :

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=618923


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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-07-2014, 11:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 162
Posted By TechFreak
Yeah you can but you need a laptop, the correct...

Yeah you can but you need a laptop, the correct software and an OBD2 Cable.

Here's how to register it :

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=644567
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-07-2014, 10:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 162
Posted By TechFreak
Did you 're-register' the battery to the car...

Did you 're-register' the battery to the car after changing it ?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-07-2014, 07:00 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 272
Posted By TechFreak
You could hide it in the trunk....then flick the...

You could hide it in the trunk....then flick the courtesy trunk lock switch in the centre console ....then lock the centre console. :thumbup:
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-06-2014, 03:15 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 426
Posted By TechFreak
You need to read the fault codes from the OBD2...

You need to read the fault codes from the OBD2 connector in the footwell....it should give you an idea of what problems to start with ....:thumbup:
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-06-2014, 02:46 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 335
Posted By TechFreak
I agree. Soldering issues. On a quick look...

I agree. Soldering issues.

On a quick look at your pic (above) the pad on the right with the brown and grey cable look like their soldered together. :eek:


Going by this diagram that's...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-06-2014, 01:52 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 51,008
Posted By TechFreak
Hi Fonzo and 745....what's the problem your both...

Hi Fonzo and 745....what's the problem your both having it's not very clear in this thread ?

The MOST Bus Loop Connector that's in the glove box is just a fibre optic link connector for...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-04-2014, 02:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 231
Posted By TechFreak
My mod ... ...

My mod ...

www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=600426
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-04-2014, 02:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 211
Posted By TechFreak
Am sure i read on here that the way to check if...

Am sure i read on here that the way to check if your ccv's are split is to start the car and undo the oil filler cap.

You should here the engine pressure change and if the ccv's are split you'll...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-01-2014, 02:41 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 22,773
Posted By TechFreak
My OEM one lasted over four years and that's it...

My OEM one lasted over four years and that's it failed again today.....ok for the amount of use it gets i suppose.

Not changed motor yet it's still the original...only the regulator....will do the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-01-2014, 12:58 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 294
Posted By TechFreak
I don't think you can tighten it....i think it's...

I don't think you can tighten it....i think it's just a ball and socket fitting.

If it's flopping about then i reckon the socket housing is cracked....you probably need to replace the mirror or...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-01-2014, 12:54 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 227
Posted By TechFreak
If the problem is coming out of ALL the speakers...

If the problem is coming out of ALL the speakers then it's the ASK Unit (the single CD Player in the Dash) that's causing the problem....it's the Master Sound Controller for all the speakers in the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-31-2014, 04:36 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 395
Posted By TechFreak
Created a DIY ....here you go : :thumbup: ...

Created a DIY ....here you go : :thumbup:

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?p=8560841&posted=1#post8560841
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-31-2014, 04:35 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 313
Posted By TechFreak
7. Once cabin filter ducting is removed it...

7. Once cabin filter ducting is removed it reveals the pan which fills up with water and is supposed to flow out of the drain hole....but when it's blocked it flows back into the car via the cabin...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-31-2014, 04:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 313
Posted By TechFreak
4. The bracket is levered to get it off : ...

4. The bracket is levered to get it off :

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/picture.php?albumid=11825&pictureid=45140

5. Once bracket above removed ...next prize up the spring clip with a large...
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