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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-29-2015, 06:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 192
Posted By DriftGirl
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=...

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=834407

May be of sum help....
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-26-2015, 08:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 388
Posted By DriftGirl
I will absolutely order one tonight. ...

I will absolutely order one tonight.

Hopefully this thread will get someone up n running enough to move their 4000lbs paperweight :p

Thanks again!!!!!!! :beerchug:
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-26-2015, 06:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 388
Posted By DriftGirl
Just pulled the IVM.... Its super easy to get to....

Just pulled the IVM.... Its super easy to get to.
Remove air box lid/filter
remove closing bracket (for the lid) theres a 10mm nut underneath
unscrew all the torx bits and unplug the unit top...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-26-2015, 04:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 388
Posted By DriftGirl
In case anyone else is needing to do this...... ...

In case anyone else is needing to do this......

http://i133.photobucket.com/albums/q49/DriftGirl/20150326_122604_zpso1ot9xqs.jpg

remove torx screw on vent
...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-26-2015, 04:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 388
Posted By DriftGirl
ohhhh..ok :( Ive been doing well, a lil busy...

ohhhh..ok :( Ive been doing well, a lil busy but "healthy" and thats all I can ask for :thumbup: How bout you?!? 7 treating you well??



ok...sucks but totally understandable. I'll pull the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-26-2015, 11:12 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 388
Posted By DriftGirl
EDIT: Re-connected the battery @ 12.5v , After a...

EDIT: Re-connected the battery @ 12.5v , After a few minutes of sitting there I thought about checking the harness on the valve. It was slightly warm to the touch ?? Ill just order another, since...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-26-2015, 10:16 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 388
Posted By DriftGirl
Thank you so much! Well, I guess that...

Thank you so much!

Well, I guess that explains why the heat didnt work that night :rofl: Car has sat (unplugged) with the battery charging for a day




Thank you...passenger pillar right?...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-25-2015, 12:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 388
Posted By DriftGirl
Car left me stranded :( any advice?

I guess this is my first real problem with the car...Probably because I only put about 2k miles a year on it. :rofl: Anywayz, I drove it about 60 miles. Parked for a few minutes and then it wouldnt...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-11-2014, 03:45 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,525
Posted By DriftGirl
No thanks, Looks like a cop car........with a...

No thanks, Looks like a cop car........with a nice interior
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-10-2014, 04:16 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,899
Posted By DriftGirl
You should ALWAYS buy FALKEN TIRES! ;) ...

You should ALWAYS buy FALKEN TIRES! ;)


That being said, wheels look nice, I would roll with the Asanti caps.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-25-2014, 05:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 536
Posted By DriftGirl
Nice.... welcome!!

Nice....

welcome!!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-25-2014, 05:00 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 386
Posted By DriftGirl
pretty old school...works just fine. Ive done it...

pretty old school...works just fine. Ive done it with several cars over the years.

the adhesive gets gooey when u pull it apart...imagine stepping on a piece of gum on a hot sidewalk.

re-heat...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-13-2014, 04:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 397
Posted By DriftGirl
thats pretty crazy.... Ive got a rear set of...

thats pretty crazy....

Ive got a rear set of OEM coils you can pick up really cheap if you need them.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-07-2014, 08:45 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 715
Posted By DriftGirl
LoL!! why wait for problems? registering it takes...

LoL!! why wait for problems? registering it takes 5 minutes tops!

you can drive it to get registered but from what ive researched, you want the battery to be at its best when registering it...not...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-05-2014, 02:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 725
Posted By DriftGirl
GEEZ! What a rip off!!

GEEZ! What a rip off!!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-04-2014, 03:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 725
Posted By DriftGirl
the fan on the amp goes first...then it doesnt...

the fan on the amp goes first...then it doesnt cool itself properly and burns up.


the top of the line Lexus suffers from the same thing with their Mark Levinson systems.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-03-2014, 02:31 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 9,850
Posted By DriftGirl
Exact same problem...any other "test" before...

Exact same problem...any other "test" before tossing out the Idrive button and getting a new one? :mad:

Do any of the typical software programs (INPA,etc) have the capability of diagnosing modules...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-03-2014, 02:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 725
Posted By DriftGirl
yes, fans are ALWAYS good on amps....especially...

yes, fans are ALWAYS good on amps....especially the poorly designed/mounted L7.

couldn't hurt ;)
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-03-2014, 01:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 725
Posted By DriftGirl
The work of a hood scholar...clever indeed...

The work of a hood scholar...clever indeed :confused:
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-02-2014, 04:09 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 9,850
Posted By DriftGirl
ha ha!! I DOOOO!!!! Just walked upstairs...

ha ha!! I DOOOO!!!!

Just walked upstairs from garage. It was plugged in already...unplugged it and reconnected but the idrive still isn't working :(
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-02-2014, 03:46 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 9,850
Posted By DriftGirl
mine just stopped working as well. :mad: I didn't...

mine just stopped working as well. :mad: I didn't know the control box was under the center console...

Im thinking (hope) that I simply didn't plug it back in (or unplugged it) while I recently...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-20-2014, 02:00 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,803
Posted By DriftGirl
Looks goooood!:thumbup:

Looks goooood!:thumbup:
Forum: 8 Series - E31 (1989 - 1999) 03-18-2014, 06:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,913
Posted By DriftGirl
one is probably cheaper to maintain...the other...

one is probably cheaper to maintain...the other is a v12 forged by the gods
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-18-2014, 06:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 818
Posted By DriftGirl
Thanks MGucci745 :thumbup: Still have...

Thanks MGucci745 :thumbup:



Still have this full gasket set available :p
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-04-2014, 03:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 818
Posted By DriftGirl
bump>>>

bump>>>
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