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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-07-2014, 10:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 324
Posted By SuperSnoop
Did it start this morning? Do all the...

Did it start this morning? Do all the electronics in the car power up? Why did you replace and/or register your battery; what problem were you solving?

The no-crank issue is usually a bad IVM.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-07-2014, 10:10 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 230
Posted By SuperSnoop
But that doesn't sound like an IVM issue to me. ...

But that doesn't sound like an IVM issue to me. That sounds like a Mechatronic issue.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-05-2014, 06:50 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,696
Posted By SuperSnoop
The crank-no-start issue is almost always the...

The crank-no-start issue is almost always the SBSR module which is located in the B-pillar. It's an airbag module that shuts off the fuel pump in an accident. When it goes bad, it prevents the fuel...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-07-2014, 10:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 326
Posted By SuperSnoop
I got pulled over today, too, but only got a...

I got pulled over today, too, but only got a warning. 53 in a 40. I'm not sure if it was because he was a sheriff in city limits, or because I share my last name with one of the founding families in...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-05-2014, 08:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 272
Posted By SuperSnoop
Getting at all the screws was difficult. You'll...

Getting at all the screws was difficult. You'll want to swing the L7 out of the way in order to get at all of them.


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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-05-2014, 04:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 272
Posted By SuperSnoop
I don't recall writing the vin to the DVD changer...

I don't recall writing the vin to the DVD changer when I replaced mine.


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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-04-2014, 10:16 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 284
Posted By SuperSnoop
That looks exactly like mine when I bought it. I...

That looks exactly like mine when I bought it. I wrote up how to replace just the LCD panel. You should be able to purchase a used cluster for around $100 and remove the LCD. You can't replace the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-03-2014, 10:44 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 421
Posted By SuperSnoop
+1 Why are you looking for it? Sent...

+1

Why are you looking for it?


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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-25-2014, 12:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 304
Posted By SuperSnoop
Valve stem seals can fail anywhere from 50k to...

Valve stem seals can fail anywhere from 50k to 150k miles. Test it to see if it exhibits the systems.

I recommend an annual maintenance and repair budget of $2,000 for that car. Valve stem seals...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-23-2014, 07:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 752
Posted By SuperSnoop
If it cranks, replace the SBSR. If it doesn't...

If it cranks, replace the SBSR. If it doesn't crank, then replace the IVM.


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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-23-2014, 07:15 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 996
Posted By SuperSnoop
Don't trust INPA. Change the SBSR. Sent...

Don't trust INPA. Change the SBSR.


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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-22-2014, 09:04 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 752
Posted By SuperSnoop
A crank-no-start problem is usually the SBSR...

A crank-no-start problem is usually the SBSR module. I don't know if it throws codes.


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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-20-2014, 08:15 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 409
Posted By SuperSnoop
Is the wood trim different, too? I thought the...

Is the wood trim different, too? I thought the facelift version has rounded corners, while the pre-facelift is square.


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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-19-2014, 08:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 830
Posted By SuperSnoop
I posted it here, too. ...

I posted it here, too. http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=752390

Let me know if you want to take it for a drive. I've got one guy coming to look at it next week, but not too much...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-19-2014, 09:16 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 807
Posted By SuperSnoop
The only differences in the transmission would be...

The only differences in the transmission would be to handle the additional power in the B7. Have you figured out where to code the rear end gear ratio?


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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-16-2014, 08:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 470
Posted By SuperSnoop
No it wasn't. The little yellow car was...

No it wasn't. The little yellow car was illuminated. When you reset it, you did exactly what you expected. You found the problem. It's the rear brakes.


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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-15-2014, 07:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 807
Posted By SuperSnoop
The B7 uses the same transmission as the 760; a...

The B7 uses the same transmission as the 760; a GA6HP26Z.


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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-15-2014, 04:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 502
Posted By SuperSnoop
I'm running 35 psi in my DW's. I'd expect the...

I'm running 35 psi in my DW's. I'd expect the DWS to be the same. What does the label on the driver's door jab say?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-14-2014, 12:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 289
Posted By SuperSnoop
No. When audio manufacturers talk about...

No.

When audio manufacturers talk about optical input, the mean TOSLINK. The MOST bus in our cars is a proprietary technology.


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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-14-2014, 06:23 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 200
Posted By SuperSnoop
They just issues a recall on the seat occupancy...

They just issues a recall on the seat occupancy sensor. Take it in for that and see if it goes away. They should at least diagnose the problem if it's something else.


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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-12-2014, 03:34 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 813
Posted By SuperSnoop
I'd say it's as reliable, but parts and labor are...

I'd say it's as reliable, but parts and labor are more expensive. Can you afford the budget I suggested? I think the car is worth it, and I love mine, but you need to purchase with the right...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-12-2014, 02:21 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 813
Posted By SuperSnoop
No, that's not a safe assumption. The 745 is...

No, that's not a safe assumption. The 745 is known to have issues with the secondary air system. Both the 745 and 750 have issues with valve stem seals. The 745, 750, and 760 can have issues with the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-12-2014, 05:47 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 813
Posted By SuperSnoop
Electrical problems are almost always a failing...

Electrical problems are almost always a failing battery. The right battery is expensive and actually needs to be registered to the car by the dealer or someone with the right software. If the car has...
Forum: Cars - Private Party 02-11-2014, 09:03 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 465
Posted By SuperSnoop
2007 BMW 760Li - V-12 with every option

<span style="text-decoration: line-through;">$19,200</span> SOLD!

Seriously, this has every option that was available in 2007. It's a high-mileage car that clocked 100,000 miles in it's first...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-11-2014, 09:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 356
Posted By SuperSnoop
It depends how much functionality you want out of...

It depends how much functionality you want out of your extra key. There are three parts to a key; the blade which can unlock the doors, the remote which can unlock, lock, open the trunk and set off...
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