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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-17-2015, 11:43 AM
Replies: 3,193
Views: 835,012
Posted By Mels7
Thanks for the replies. Tire is a nitto actually...

Thanks for the replies. Tire is a nitto actually and I had no experience with them or the lionhart that originally came with the wheel package. You know.....with me and this car as many others have...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-17-2015, 12:08 AM
Replies: 3,193
Views: 835,012
Posted By Mels7
"Rebirth"

Decided to take this pic tonight after first drive of the 7 since August. Completed major valve stem seal job. Then afterwards it took me a little bit to get the valve covers situated. Also...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-25-2015, 10:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 476
Posted By Mels7
Thx for the reply dvanlare. I'll triple check it...

Thx for the reply dvanlare. I'll triple check it but certain it was connected. Float inside could be stuck? I'll definitely have to check that out. Maybe disconnect then reconnect the sensor?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-25-2015, 09:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 476
Posted By Mels7
Fluid loss in steering or hydraulic system message....how to reset?

So after a buddy and I tackled the valve stem seals on my ride and I finally finished fighting the valve covers to put them back on I'm getting the fluid loss in steering or hydraulic system message....
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-06-2015, 10:19 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 25,067
Posted By Mels7
I installed the stint in mid July. I drive a ton...

I installed the stint in mid July. I drive a ton so not sure at this point but have put easily over 3k miles on my car since the repair. No leaks to this point. As I stated the hardest part for me...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-18-2014, 10:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 663
Posted By Mels7
Anyone else take a shot? Looks like my car took...

Anyone else take a shot? Looks like my car took a crap on the pavement!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-17-2014, 07:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 663
Posted By Mels7
Is this a symptom of valve stem seals?

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Thanks for the reply A B Able Truck. Here's a pic of my dilemma. Also got the p0491 secondary air bank 1 code this am heading in to work.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-16-2014, 05:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 663
Posted By Mels7
Is this a symptom of valve stem seals?

Hi and thanks for viewing. I went outside to my car today and instead of going anywhere on my lunch hour just hung out and listened to Sirius radio. The car idled for about 20 minutes or so while I...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-04-2014, 04:24 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 25,067
Posted By Mels7
Yeah Gotta say I drive my car a TON and the...

Yeah
Gotta say I drive my car a TON and the stint has worked for me. I've put a lot of miles on my car since I installed the stint and to this point no issues with leaks or anything. Biggest...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-24-2014, 10:00 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 25,067
Posted By Mels7
Just a quick update...... One week and not a...

Just a quick update......

One week and not a single leak. This product could be a great cure for our weep hole leaks in our vehicles.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-18-2014, 05:56 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 25,067
Posted By Mels7
Bimmerfix Stint

FYI for anyone interested in this product. I just completed the repair too and put approximately 100 miles on the car just driving around this afternoon with no leaks to this point. Jeff the seller...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-18-2014, 05:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 336
Posted By Mels7
Adanri Reference this thread...

Adanri
Reference this thread http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=737208. Also search weep hole leak in the forums as there is plenty of info on the topic. I was about to post myself...
Forum: New Member Introductions 12-03-2012, 11:03 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 277
Posted By Mels7
Proud Owner of E66

Hey All,
New to this board after belonging to another popular bimmer site for a while. Just purchased an 03 745li which I believe the proper color is khalahari beige but don't shoot me if that's...
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