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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-01-2015, 04:57 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 154
Posted By TechFreak
There are 'no' springs to lift the Trunk...

There are 'no' springs to lift the Trunk lid....it's all hydraulic.....check your fluid levels in the trunk.

Read this :
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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-01-2015, 04:49 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 236
Posted By TechFreak
Did you re-register the repalcement Battery to...

Did you re-register the repalcement Battery to the car ? .....if not the car will still think the old one is still fitted and give the same problems.

DIY for Battery Registration : ...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-29-2015, 07:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 267
Posted By TechFreak
Don't think there's any other way ....i assume...

Don't think there's any other way ....i assume this is the thread you found :

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=750825
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-24-2015, 07:51 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 611
Posted By TechFreak
You've obviously not owned enough high end...

You've obviously not owned enough high end premium cars ....:rofl:
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-24-2015, 05:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 329
Posted By TechFreak
With me being located in the UK my mechanic said...

With me being located in the UK my mechanic said the solenoids were almost impossible to get hold of here.....

He ended up flushing out and servicing the mechatronics module and changing the 2...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-23-2015, 11:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 329
Posted By TechFreak
It's your mechatronics adapters seals that need...

It's your mechatronics adapters seals that need replaced. :thumbup:

Very common problem on here now.....as our cars get older.

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=839630

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-27-2015, 09:38 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 584
Posted By TechFreak
Just replace your mechatronic adapter...

Just replace your mechatronic adapter seals....and get a transmission specialist to service the mechatronics module ......it's your cheapest solution : :thumbup:
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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-24-2015, 02:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 360
Posted By TechFreak
Short answer ...Yes ...its plug and play i added...

Short answer ...Yes ...its plug and play i added one no problem to mine.

Reception is a bit flaky so needs retuned sometimes when you stop.

I also removed the 'can't view while driving screen'...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-22-2015, 01:22 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 314
Posted By TechFreak
Turn the ignition ON but do not start engine. ...

Turn the ignition ON but do not start engine.

Turn ON PDC via the button next to the steering column.

Get out of the car and press your ear next to each of the PDC Sensors in the bumper.

The...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-20-2015, 08:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 404
Posted By TechFreak
See Page 48 onwards in the doc below : :thumbup: ...

See Page 48 onwards in the doc below : :thumbup:

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=350596&d=1353774640
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-19-2015, 11:29 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 292
Posted By TechFreak
Hasn't your 750 got Comfort Access ? That's...

Hasn't your 750 got Comfort Access ?

That's what the chrome on the door handles is for ...it's a touch sensor.

If you just want the handles am sure you can buy them on Ebay.

Here's the DIY...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-18-2015, 04:33 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 281
Posted By TechFreak
Here's the DIY : :) ...

Here's the DIY : :)

http://www.bimmerforums.com/forum/showthread.php?2083968-E65-DSC-SZL-Steering-Angle-Sensor-FIX-I-hope
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-18-2015, 04:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 453
Posted By TechFreak
I'd say you have a faulty ASK unit. (the single...

I'd say you have a faulty ASK unit. (the single CD player in the dash)

It controls ALL Audio in the car from every other module.

A very common problem in our cars.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-17-2015, 04:32 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 426
Posted By TechFreak
A lot of members on here (including myself) have...

A lot of members on here (including myself) have MTEC V3's....i have the originals's when they 1st came out and are still going but have read that a few members on here have been having issue's with...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-17-2015, 03:08 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 453
Posted By TechFreak
Not sure i quite inderstand ....but this doc...

Not sure i quite inderstand ....but this doc might help : :thumbup:

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=350114&d=1353378027

Only the sub woofers under the seats and...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-16-2015, 02:37 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 388
Posted By TechFreak
Here's a photo of it in my DIY....:thumbup: ...

Here's a photo of it in my DIY....:thumbup:

While your there you may as well do some preventative maintenance. :)

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=793781
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-14-2015, 11:58 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,623
Posted By TechFreak
You either need to get the dealer to register it...

You either need to get the dealer to register it or do it with a laptop, cable & software....then follow this :

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=644567
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-14-2015, 11:43 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 514
Posted By TechFreak
Here you go...quite a lot was modded : :thumbup: ...

Here you go...quite a lot was modded : :thumbup:


Engine/Gearbox

The B7 uses a supercharged V8-engine based on BMWs 4,4 litre unit, found in the 545i and the 745i for example. In standard...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-13-2015, 02:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 253
Posted By TechFreak
Try these guys for a replacement unit ...have...

Try these guys for a replacement unit ...have used them before ...great service : :thumbup:

http://www.fabdirect.com/
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-13-2015, 10:09 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 234
Posted By TechFreak
Same fault i had....your Mechatronic Adapter Seal...

Same fault i had....your Mechatronic Adapter Seal is broken. :thumbup:

See my two posts in this thread here ...post 5 & 9 :

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=839630

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-13-2015, 01:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 314
Posted By TechFreak
I'd do & replace the parts detailed in my post in...

I'd do & replace the parts detailed in my post in the link below or you will have to do the job twice if changing the pan/filter & (expensive) tranny fluid doesn't clear your fault.
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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-13-2015, 01:15 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 190
Posted By TechFreak
Check your vehicle by entering your VIN no. here...

Check your vehicle by entering your VIN no. here : :thumbup:

https://vinrcl.safercar.gov/vin/
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-13-2015, 01:13 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 405
Posted By TechFreak
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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-12-2015, 03:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 314
Posted By TechFreak
Yep ...this : :thumbup: ...

Yep ...this : :thumbup:

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=839630
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-12-2015, 08:21 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,211
Posted By TechFreak
Mechatronic Adapter Seal is broken..appears to be...

Mechatronic Adapter Seal is broken..appears to be a very common fault now on these forums as our vehicles get older....see my posts in this thread :
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