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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-14-2014, 12:27 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 383
Posted By wog boy
Thanks for the info :thumbup: Ordered a...

Thanks for the info :thumbup:

Ordered a genuine vacuum pump mounting o'ring today from my local Dealer who is 950 km's away :(
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 07-13-2014, 09:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 620
Posted By wog boy
Thanks for the info :thumbup:

Thanks for the info :thumbup:
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 07-13-2014, 06:38 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 620
Posted By wog boy
Hi Coug, When you removed the old vacuum...

Hi Coug,

When you removed the old vacuum pump did it leak a fair amount of engine oil as you rotated the input shaft, mine started leaking so I removed it and could see traces of engine oil...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-12-2014, 11:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 383
Posted By wog boy
Vacuum Pump Chamber

So because my car thought I had nothing better to do these school holidays it started to leaking engine oil from the vacuum pump area. I have removed the vacuum pump and have found that it is only...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-12-2014, 11:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 294
Posted By wog boy
does it have the rear self levelling suspension...

does it have the rear self levelling suspension struts?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-11-2014, 08:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,662
Posted By wog boy
Above the left hand rear wheel in the arch

Above the left hand rear wheel in the arch
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-23-2014, 04:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 711
Posted By wog boy
Thanks mate. The edc rear strut actually is...

Thanks mate. The edc rear strut actually is selling for $1800USD each at the moment over there and a lot more here in Australia. The cars monitoring system does monitor the rear edc strut on the E66...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-22-2014, 04:41 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 711
Posted By wog boy
Delete-Remove EDC E66 Rear Strut Bellow CAN BUS trick?

Hi,

Over the last 12 months my 750Li rear suspension started to sag over say a week or so in the rear to the left, not much but enough for me to notice but obviously would level out on engine...
Forum: 7 Series DIY 01-11-2014, 01:14 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 905
Posted By wog boy
I had the leather trim peel away from the door...

I had the leather trim peel away from the door trim where the rear door shade tracks up and down and was causing similar things as it was catching the shade, I removed the door skin and super glued...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-08-2014, 11:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,067
Posted By wog boy
Yup I must of done the same also, I borrowed the...

Yup I must of done the same also, I borrowed the can tool again and reset it back to before and cleared the fault, thanks
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-07-2014, 04:01 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,067
Posted By wog boy
Hey did you end up fixing the fault?

Hey did you end up fixing the fault?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-02-2014, 05:39 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 223
Posted By wog boy
Look for a bad earth around the coil packs. If in...

Look for a bad earth around the coil packs. If in doubt run a temp additional earth to a strut tower and go from there.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-31-2013, 07:05 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,703
Posted By wog boy
Mine is doing the same, fully deflate when I am...

Mine is doing the same, fully deflate when I am travelling, originally the right hand rear but I would stop and let the car sit for up to 5 mins then I would start it and it would raise fine and I...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-31-2013, 05:36 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 9,332
Posted By wog boy
I replaced the PDC module myself in the carpark...

I replaced the PDC module myself in the carpark at BMW and it would not work until they connected up their scan tool and and updated all the modules, that exercise took around 1 hour while I was...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-11-2013, 10:19 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 9,332
Posted By wog boy
Yes I did sorry. Like I suspected the PDC module...

Yes I did sorry. Like I suspected the PDC module was at fault. Cost of module was AUD$700 and $75 to program module to cars VIN
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-19-2013, 06:53 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 573
Posted By wog boy
My green light was flashing and it turned out my...

My green light was flashing and it turned out my PDC module failed :tsk:
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-31-2013, 06:52 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,599
Posted By wog boy
Don't bother checking just replace your battery...

Don't bother checking just replace your battery and get it registered to your car, if your battery is OEM it will have the build month and year stamped on the negative terminal, my battery was 8...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-31-2013, 06:19 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,599
Posted By wog boy
My battery still started my engine but other...

My battery still started my engine but other electrical components started to suffer, anything other than 13 volts or below your battery has either dropped a cell or is not far off the fact.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-31-2013, 05:36 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,599
Posted By wog boy
Might pay to read the other comments again lol

Might pay to read the other comments again lol
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-18-2013, 06:37 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,599
Posted By wog boy
Classic symptom of a failing battery, mine did...

Classic symptom of a failing battery, mine did the exact same thing, it seems that when the engine is started the starter motor sucked the arse out of the battery and rest of the car high power...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-04-2013, 04:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 442
Posted By wog boy
Sounds like your battery terminals are loose

Sounds like your battery terminals are loose
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-21-2013, 04:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 507
Posted By wog boy
What are the fault lights that appear?

What are the fault lights that appear?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-21-2013, 04:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,662
Posted By wog boy
I found that error today in my car when I was...

I found that error today in my car when I was checking for active codes, I cleared mine successfully but although it was a logged fault my iDrive had never showed this fault as an error, where is the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-21-2013, 04:17 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 756
Posted By wog boy
I have the same fault active in my car, the...

I have the same fault active in my car, the steering angle sensor is at fault and need to be replaced, unfortunately the steering angle sensor is part of your cruise control switch, wiper switch assy...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-20-2013, 04:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 614
Posted By wog boy
These faults just appeared yesterday after...

These faults just appeared yesterday after parking my car and I went to move it about 4 hours later, I have currently got the steering angle sensor as an active fault in my car after a collision with...
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