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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) Yesterday, 01:02 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 9,349
Posted By mws
OK, so you have figured things out thus far, take...

OK, so you have figured things out thus far, take a step back and look at that diagram I sent, but mainly, look carefully at your car and where all those tubes go. There's solenoids and valves that...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-25-2014, 01:41 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 9,349
Posted By mws
Yes, so the thing that is probably left lying on...

Yes, so the thing that is probably left lying on the floor with this whole procedure is:


If your HPFP have failed in the past and filled the vent tubing with gasoline, you need to remove the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-25-2014, 12:58 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 9,349
Posted By mws
I meant that your replacement diaphragms might be...

I meant that your replacement diaphragms might be slowly leaking--- that is the only source of liquid gasoline near there that I know of.

Click on this document and check page 86, item 31...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-20-2014, 01:17 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 9,349
Posted By mws
Nope

pressurized fuel coming from there would tell me there's probably a leak. It's supposed to be for vapor only, from everything we have posted here on this thread.

Do you have INPA and DIS on a...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-10-2014, 08:36 AM
Replies: 217
Views: 9,349
Posted By mws
Nandro, you manufacture your own diaphragm?

Nandro, you manufacture your own diaphragm?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-08-2014, 04:53 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 9,349
Posted By mws
This forum does not load pictures for you. They...

This forum does not load pictures for you. They need to be posted on some picture hosting site and then you get the URL to each picture and put it in the sting you do. There's a picture URL icon tool...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-08-2014, 10:42 AM
Replies: 217
Views: 9,349
Posted By mws
Nandro is it true you used a diaphragm from the...

Nandro is it true you used a diaphragm from the Skoda? If so, how do you buy them?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-08-2014, 10:37 AM
Replies: 217
Views: 9,349
Posted By mws
BTW: if you get a material that is thinner than...

BTW: if you get a material that is thinner than our diaphragms you should still be able to use the current annulus ring to hold the new material down as long as you shim. McMaster Carr sells washers...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-08-2014, 10:31 AM
Replies: 217
Views: 9,349
Posted By mws
hmmm, I missed looking back and somehow,...

hmmm, I missed looking back and somehow, completely missed the entire EPDM thing. Just catching up on it now. I must say, it's encouraging. Cutting a sheet of rubber and trying to make my own...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-08-2014, 10:16 AM
Replies: 217
Views: 9,349
Posted By mws
Viton

I'm with you on this one. Viton with fiberglass reinforcement might be nice.

Have not looked up the properties of EPDM
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-08-2014, 10:14 AM
Replies: 217
Views: 9,349
Posted By mws
Pictures of EPDM diaphragms you made, please, and...

Pictures of EPDM diaphragms you made, please, and also, where do you source it? Mcmaster Carr?

what part number did you order?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-07-2014, 02:47 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 9,349
Posted By mws
the link was way back on page 2 btw: nr123...

the link was way back on page 2
btw: nr123 mentioned to me he bought one here and they have him a 10% discount, so it was more like $1800.

http://faulknerbmwpartssource.com/pa...=FUEL%20SUPPLY
...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-07-2014, 02:29 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 9,349
Posted By mws
Hey, I did it and I have some experience as a...

Hey, I did it and I have some experience as a professional mechanic. Live a learn, that's what the forum is for. Stay with actual OEM manufacturers and you'll be fine. Ebay has some deals, but you...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-07-2014, 01:45 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 9,349
Posted By mws
Duetsche parts?

please please PLEASE tell me you did not buy from DP aka Duetsche parts (spelling?). they are crooks and sell really low-quality crap for our cars on Ebay. How do I know? I bought a fan clutch that...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-07-2014, 01:38 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,278
Posted By mws
Fair enough. how do you like the power of the...

Fair enough. how do you like the power of the F01, vs the E65-E66?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-07-2014, 10:43 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,278
Posted By mws
can you define "rebuilt" ? what does that mean...

can you define "rebuilt" ? what does that mean to you?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-03-2014, 12:32 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 9,349
Posted By mws
Raymound, have you checked back and read the...

Raymound, have you checked back and read the previous posts in this thread? There's a dealer you can order from that sells them new for $1800 each, but I guess you have to contact them and make sure...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-22-2014, 08:04 AM
Replies: 217
Views: 9,349
Posted By mws
Sorry, I am not understanding the question. If...

Sorry, I am not understanding the question. If you can, get someone with really good English and have them help type the question for you. Or use google translate.

Is 290F the error code?

And...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-30-2014, 10:44 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 7,082
Posted By mws
yeowsa. not sure what tearing down into the...

yeowsa. not sure what tearing down into the injectors will prove? is this on their dime?

if you replaced with new HPFPs I would have a VERY hard time believing they went south. Not sure what's...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-24-2014, 01:12 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 14,808
Posted By mws
And I'm just sayin, I own BMWs because I like the...

And I'm just sayin, I own BMWs because I like the motors. I don't just like them, I love them.

Also. No one here is including the price to actually swap the Vette engine in. Good luck getting...
Forum: Parting Out 06-23-2014, 08:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 946
Posted By mws
Selling the bigger stuff, especially interior and...

Selling the bigger stuff, especially interior and exhaust, bumper, etc on craigslist locally, northern California Bay area.

http://sfbay.craigslist.org/sby/pts/4535843804.html
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-23-2014, 03:01 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 14,808
Posted By mws
Meh... I'm no stranger to swapping something into...

Meh... I'm no stranger to swapping something into a car that it was not intended for, but... I bought BMWs because I actually "like" the motors. Sometimes, when it comes to measuring HP numbers,...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-15-2014, 03:30 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,072
Posted By mws
Congrats!, I'm not too far behind you, my 2003...

Congrats!, I'm not too far behind you, my 2003 760li has 159k, and I am on original struts. My wife and I both love it. I did cheat a bit and replace the motor at 135k miles with a 50k mile motor to...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-14-2014, 11:01 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 14,808
Posted By mws
This has me thinking about another money pit car...

This has me thinking about another money pit car project. I do want to own an E63 M6 someday, but I'm not that happy about the absence of a sunroof.

Since the price of these cars used is now in...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-14-2014, 10:46 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 14,808
Posted By mws
Keep us posted, I really want to know what...

Keep us posted, I really want to know what happens. Can you please do 0-60mph testing on your car before you install it? And then after?

I did a ton of tests on my 760Li. If you are doing stage 2,...
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