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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-16-2015, 12:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 837
Posted By hd750Li
N62 engine in E65/E66 is much more reliable than...

N62 engine in E65/E66 is much more reliable than N63 engine in F01/F02. If you really want reliability, skip 2009-2012, go with N63TU in 2013+.

Price seems to be on par. Have someone check a few...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 06-28-2015, 05:28 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 391
Posted By hd750Li
The blower motor is mounted between the glove...

The blower motor is mounted between the glove compartment and the engine wall...on the passenger side. DIY procedure is similar to E65/E66.

See this video:

https://youtu.be/03TTCv2tP7I
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 06-19-2015, 06:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 447
Posted By hd750Li
Here you go. Not exactly silver on silver....but...

Here you go. Not exactly silver on silver....but you get the idea.

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showpost.php?p=5913909&postcount=1
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 06-14-2015, 07:29 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 634
Posted By hd750Li
Thanks. No laser light for US?

Thanks. No laser light for US?
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 06-10-2015, 07:28 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,190
Posted By hd750Li
Staring at the last side-by-side pic....the G12...

Staring at the last side-by-side pic....the G12 butt looks exactly the E65 bangle butt???:thumbdwn:

Compare with a 4-series:

http://i61.tinypic.com/ddztw8.png
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 05-29-2015, 04:42 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 5,293
Posted By hd750Li
Agreed. Don't touch that "G" spot right away....

Agreed. Don't touch that "G" spot right away. :)
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 05-26-2015, 10:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,350
Posted By hd750Li
Hell no....especially when mine is running below...

Hell no....especially when mine is running below water boiling temp. :)
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 05-26-2015, 04:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,350
Posted By hd750Li
Same here....2011 F02. Never had any issues. It...

Same here....2011 F02. Never had any issues. It runs so smooth... I'm even reluctant to take it in for CCP.

The only thing I did to the engine was to replace the 105C t-stat by 90C t-stat.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 05-10-2015, 11:30 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,399
Posted By hd750Li
Sincerely hope that BMW got its act together with...

Sincerely hope that BMW got its act together with the engine N63 this time.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-03-2015, 02:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 567
Posted By hd750Li
Two iPad monitors :)

Two iPad monitors :)
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-26-2015, 09:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 776
Posted By hd750Li
Don't bother with eBay for such an important...

Don't bother with eBay for such an important component as brake kit. Get it from a reliable vendor such as this one:

http://www.ecstuning.com/BMW-E66-750Li-N62_4.8L/Braking/Service_Kits/ES2781274/...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-19-2015, 05:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 471
Posted By hd750Li
About two years ago, I helped a friend fix a...

About two years ago, I helped a friend fix a blowout sparkplug on a 2008 545i. We used a Helicoil...don't remember how much it cost back then...less than 30 bucks at local auto store It took us about...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-04-2015, 07:40 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 381
Posted By hd750Li
Those numbers include all other maintenance items...

Those numbers include all other maintenance items such as brake, microfiber filters, inspection....You can go to the Menu and look at Car Data to see the next service item.

In other words, those...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-29-2015, 06:31 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 863
Posted By hd750Li
Agreed...the dealers are not the place to go to...

Agreed...the dealers are not the place to go to for these issues especially after the original warranty expired.

Just a caviar, E65-E66 is notorious with the engine heat issue. After a certain...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 03-06-2015, 08:09 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 310
Posted By hd750Li
OT! Angel

Anyone feel just mesmerized by her beauty and voice?

http://youtu.be/mhVWHDxdd-U
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-01-2015, 12:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 300
Posted By hd750Li
Do not touch that one. It's not meant to be...

Do not touch that one. It's not meant to be replaced.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 02-24-2015, 04:46 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,384
Posted By hd750Li
BMW got rid of Castrol. Shell is the new supplier...

BMW got rid of Castrol. Shell is the new supplier now.
...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 02-24-2015, 04:44 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,384
Posted By hd750Li
83212365946

83212365946
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 02-17-2015, 05:51 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 4,302
Posted By hd750Li
Here you go again with this topic.... if you want...

Here you go again with this topic.... if you want to do it then do it. If you don't then don't.

The battery registration erases all parameters in the IBS module. That's it. It's not rocket...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-14-2015, 12:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 261
Posted By hd750Li
My guess is your OEM rims are not staggered. The...

My guess is your OEM rims are not staggered. The width of the front and rear rims are the same.

You will need staggered rims to go with 275....the rear rim width is about 1in wider than the front...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-31-2015, 04:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 307
Posted By hd750Li
Wow....T-STAT 90c

ESC has it here for $100: http://www.ecstuning.com/BMW-E66-750Li-N62_4.8L/ES2807159/

Not sure who manufactures it.

About a year ago, there was a member here sold this on eBay for like $120......
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-19-2015, 06:56 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 316
Posted By hd750Li
At 115K.....I would change the coolant sensor...

At 115K.....I would change the coolant sensor down at the bottom hose.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-07-2015, 06:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,251
Posted By hd750Li
Good deal on AGM battery

Just helped a friend replace the battery and register it. For a limited time, you can buy a Bosch Platinum Series AGM Battery Group Size H8/L5/49 from PepBoys for $120.

The original price is $200...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-04-2014, 04:29 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 706
Posted By hd750Li
Hmm.....To be honest, from my experience, genuine...

Hmm.....To be honest, from my experience, genuine BMW part, especially the water pump with composite propeller, is inferior to others that have metal propeller. Your choice.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-03-2014, 07:43 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 706
Posted By hd750Li
You're probably right on the 745. The 750Li, the...

You're probably right on the 745. The 750Li, the fan doesn't need to be removed. All hoses can be clipped....saving time on draining. The belt looks complicated but if you're done it once....it's a...
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