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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-29-2016, 11:53 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 587
Posted By csmeance
VANOS seals need replacing and the mesh screens...

VANOS seals need replacing and the mesh screens in the passages need cleaning.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-29-2016, 11:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 449
Posted By csmeance
There is an issue with the air mix...

There is an issue with the air mix motors/electrical and not the refrigerant. If it was the refrigerant you wouldn't get any cold air! OR the system wouldn't run because there is a safety switch to...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 01-25-2016, 08:29 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 758
Posted By csmeance
http://i.imgur.com/CjMjt5c.png

http://i.imgur.com/CjMjt5c.png
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 01-21-2016, 11:50 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,206
Posted By csmeance
http://i.imgur.com/Icnegz2.png wheels should...

http://i.imgur.com/Icnegz2.png

wheels should add another 1K minimum.
Forum: The Detail Department 01-20-2016, 09:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 669
Posted By csmeance
10-6 parts water : 1 part woolite. Less water for...

10-6 parts water : 1 part woolite. Less water for more heavy duty cleaning, 10 parts water for light cleaning duty. Follow up with a damp towel and wipe dry. Kept my interiors looking new for over a...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 01-20-2016, 09:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 503
Posted By csmeance
http://www.realoem.com/bmw/enUS/showparts?id=KA83-...

http://www.realoem.com/bmw/enUS/showparts?id=KA83-USA-08-2009-F01-BMW-750i&diagId=31_0824

Part no 5 is the arm, 6 is just the bushing.

I'd replace the whole arm instead of just the bushings as...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 01-20-2016, 09:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 633
Posted By csmeance
http://i.imgur.com/llPLmmR.png $38K will be...

http://i.imgur.com/llPLmmR.png

$38K will be hard but doable.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 01-20-2016, 09:20 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,206
Posted By csmeance
http://i.imgur.com/4D3aaaz.png

http://i.imgur.com/4D3aaaz.png
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-20-2016, 09:13 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 209
Posted By csmeance
Alpina blocks have liners to make them stronger...

Alpina blocks have liners to make them stronger than the regular blocks because of boost. You are going to need a B7 block.
Forum: Off-Topic 01-11-2016, 08:47 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 750
Posted By csmeance
KISS, keep it simple & stupid.

KISS, keep it simple & stupid.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 01-04-2016, 09:05 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,379
Posted By csmeance
looks like you have to buy a whole panel and...

looks like you have to buy a whole panel and can't buy just that part.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-28-2015, 09:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 586
Posted By csmeance
A/C is always running so the air has proper...

A/C is always running so the air has proper humidity, the difference is the air that passes though the heater core and where it's routed. The air can only heat up so much while passing through the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-28-2015, 09:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 403
Posted By csmeance
transmission issues can cause the stalling you...

transmission issues can cause the stalling you are having and hard starting.

I'd have him check the trans and make sure there's the right amount of fluid and that the pan and adapter sleeve...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 12-28-2015, 08:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 543
Posted By csmeance
heat damages rubber over time, and BMW runs these...

heat damages rubber over time, and BMW runs these cars at 105C vs 80C for most japanese cars. That combined with longer oil change intervals and turbo's that COOK the oil, it's a recipe for disaster....
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-28-2015, 08:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 569
Posted By csmeance
get your neighbors insurance and give them a call...

get your neighbors insurance and give them a call including the police. DUI is no joke. Buddy of mine was killed by one in HS and his family was never the same.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-28-2015, 08:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 874
Posted By csmeance
no option for individual but it should add at...

no option for individual but it should add at least 1K:

http://i.imgur.com/CneM9VD.png
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-28-2015, 12:06 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 874
Posted By csmeance
It's a garage queen or weekend roadtrip car but...

It's a garage queen or weekend roadtrip car but I'm keeping it since I know what's happened over the years. Walking blindly into one is a huge gamble, due diligence!

I agree with the FI motors not...
Forum: Off-Topic 12-27-2015, 08:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 289
Posted By csmeance
Decent movie, appeals to a younger generation...

Decent movie, appeals to a younger generation than the Rocky Movies. I enjoyed it but it was a bit long. Concussion was much better!
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 12-27-2015, 08:18 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 829
Posted By csmeance
Guy on the E65/66 side did it and you need the...

Guy on the E65/66 side did it and you need the stalk, the ACC sensor and the programming done. You can do the programming online though someone that offers the service. You can find the sensor cheap...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 12-27-2015, 08:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 543
Posted By csmeance
worn piston rings, do a leakdown test to see how...

worn piston rings, do a leakdown test to see how much the cylinders are loosing. Compression test may help too. It may be carbon buildup on valves also not allowing them to seat properly and seal as...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 12-27-2015, 08:16 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,483
Posted By csmeance
x-drive makes a huge weight penalty and power...

x-drive makes a huge weight penalty and power loss at upper speeds so your comparison is a bit tilted! RWD F01/02 will be pretty close performance wise with G-bodies.

The sportier, aggressive...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-27-2015, 08:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 569
Posted By csmeance
^agree

^agree
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-27-2015, 07:54 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 560
Posted By csmeance
it looks like a lip that is mounted on the...

it looks like a lip that is mounted on the existing bumper rather than a complete replacement. You'll probably have to cut the bottom half of your bumper off and have a shop get the new one attached...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-27-2015, 07:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 483
Posted By csmeance
Power module is under the air filters by the...

Power module is under the air filters by the windshield

Valve cover leak isn't that big of a deal for the trans and is unrelated

Adding lucas stop fix is not good for any of the clutch packs or...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-27-2015, 07:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 874
Posted By csmeance
until a rear strut goes, trans goes, valley pan...

until a rear strut goes, trans goes, valley pan leak, and the list goes on!
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