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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-19-2016, 09:35 AM
Replies: 379
Views: 25,194
Posted By paulmurphyhomes
I just bought a 2010 528i. It has the M-sport...

I just bought a 2010 528i. It has the M-sport option. It also has a M on the left side of the trunk lid. I am thinking about removing it then I sa antother 5 of the same vintage with an M in the...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 12-18-2016, 11:40 PM
Replies: 321
Views: 132,900
Posted By paulmurphyhomes
I just bought a 2010 528i with a M-Sport package....

I just bought a 2010 528i with a M-Sport package. On the trunk/boot there is a M. I figured it was going to be the first thing to remove. Then I saw a 550i with a M in the same location. Was this...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-31-2016, 12:50 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 279
Posted By paulmurphyhomes
Need QUOTES - Secondary Air Tubes and Valve Seals - E65

So, I was thinking my 7 would be good for another 50,000 miles. I recently had to replace the valve cover gaskets and I figured, I would do the center coolant tube with thoughts of 'What could go...
Forum: 6 Series DIY 10-15-2016, 10:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 8,550
Posted By paulmurphyhomes
I can see the All German tool cleaning the tube...

I can see the All German tool cleaning the tube but not the passages - at least not very well. Anyone have envy experience with one or both?
Forum: E60 M5 (2006 - 2010) 01-30-2016, 06:57 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,479
Posted By paulmurphyhomes
Did anyone ever respond to you?

Did anyone ever respond to you?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-22-2016, 08:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 819
Posted By paulmurphyhomes
Are you saying the solenoids or the connectors -...

Are you saying the solenoids or the connectors - Are they not the same part numbers?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-09-2016, 12:33 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 10,962
Posted By paulmurphyhomes
I've tried a few of the generic ones and they did...

I've tried a few of the generic ones and they did not work for me. For any SoCal people, I have the proper one if you need to use it. Easy with it and a pain if you don't.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-08-2016, 11:55 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 12,196
Posted By paulmurphyhomes
I just ordered one on eBay and we shall see if it...

I just ordered one on eBay and we shall see if it works. I have a 2004.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-08-2016, 11:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 550
Posted By paulmurphyhomes
Could be Valley Pan Gasket or the Engine Passage...

Could be Valley Pan Gasket or the Engine Passage Coolant Passage Cover. I am tracing a similar leak. Pressure tested the cooling system and found leak in back. Tomorrow I will track it down. I...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-08-2016, 11:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 720
Posted By paulmurphyhomes
I have a BMW tool if anyone needs to use it. I'm...

I have a BMW tool if anyone needs to use it. I'm in the Huntington Beach area. Made it very easy. :)
Forum: 7 Series DIY 08-12-2015, 03:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 14,816
Posted By paulmurphyhomes
Well, the tool worked flawlessly. I live in CA...

Well, the tool worked flawlessly. I live in CA and the tool was delivered in a day. :)

Also, if you do like I did and actually installed the belt one groove too far in, just install the tool in...
Forum: 7 Series DIY 08-08-2015, 10:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 14,816
Posted By paulmurphyhomes
REPLACING / INSTALLATION OF AC COMPRESSOR STRETCH...

REPLACING / INSTALLATION OF AC COMPRESSOR STRETCH BELT

I was just replacing my water pump (and serpintine belt, idler, tentioner, vacuum lines and hoses) and found that I had to remove the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-16-2013, 09:48 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 11,806
Posted By paulmurphyhomes
Does the motor mount have to come all the way out...

Does the motor mount have to come all the way out or should you just losen them enough to get the alt mount out... Maybe I'm answering my own question... I guess to properly seat the new seal, I...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-16-2013, 09:32 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 11,806
Posted By paulmurphyhomes
Thanks

I appreciate your efforts here. I am half way through... now for those rear bolts!! lol

This is one of those jobs that would be SO MUCH EASIER the second time! lol My brother sent me the gaskets...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-15-2013, 12:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 636
Posted By paulmurphyhomes
I've had problems too. I'm in HB if you want to...

I've had problems too. I'm in HB if you want to try to get together to figure something out.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-28-2013, 10:48 AM
Replies: 247
Views: 117,921
Posted By paulmurphyhomes
Does anyone know of a software download that...

Does anyone know of a software download that still works? Thanks! :)
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-25-2013, 11:13 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 18,774
Posted By paulmurphyhomes
Don't expect a '4' series to be a big seller in...

Don't expect a '4' series to be a big seller in Asia!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-25-2013, 10:11 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 12,010
Posted By paulmurphyhomes
Well, I have been spoiled with 88,000+ miles of...

Well, I have been spoiled with 88,000+ miles of worry free driving. Occasionally I had a blip in the tach for the last 6 months or so. Then this weekend the coolant low warning came on. I topped...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-14-2013, 01:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 10,705
Posted By paulmurphyhomes
Oh very nice. Thanks!

Oh very nice. Thanks!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-14-2013, 12:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 10,705
Posted By paulmurphyhomes
Did you do it yourself or did you take it to a...

Did you do it yourself or did you take it to a rebuilder?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-07-2008, 12:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,797
Posted By paulmurphyhomes
Buy a new car?

Buy a new car?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-07-2008, 12:20 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,852
Posted By paulmurphyhomes
Hey Andrew, Thanks for the PM... Now how do...

Hey Andrew,

Thanks for the PM... Now how do I convience them to replace it?

Paul,

They eventually replaced the dynamic drive controller and that fixed the problem.

Andrew
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-07-2008, 12:09 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,852
Posted By paulmurphyhomes
Sorry, I haven't found a cure. The real problem...

Sorry, I haven't found a cure. The real problem is that I sense the car's "nervousness" more and more. Rather sad. I now find myself driving my old M3 more often just because it feels more solid...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-20-2008, 05:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,559
Posted By paulmurphyhomes
New Link for Johnson Controls Homelink

Now this link is broken. New link:http://www.homelink.com/programming/programming.taf
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-09-2008, 11:14 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 52,052
Posted By paulmurphyhomes
Answer 1: I am assuming I tapped into a 'timed'...

Answer 1: I am assuming I tapped into a 'timed' source (Fuse No. 65) - like the interior lights and cigar lighters. I haven't tested to ensure that this source is 'timed' yet but if I wast to do the...
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