Welcome to Bimmerfest -- The #1 Online Community for BMW related information! Please enjoy the discussion forums below and share your experiences with the 200,000 current, new and past BMW owners. The forums are broken out by car model and into other special interest sections such as BMW European Delivery and a special forum to voice your questions to the many BMW dealers on the site to assist our members!

Please follow the links below to help get you started!

Go Back   Bimmerfest - BMW Forums > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 24 of 24
Search took 0.43 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: Johnny Big
Forum: 7 Series DIY 07-09-2014, 11:53 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 984
Posted By Johnny Big
Did you get anywhere with the B7... how much...

Did you get anywhere with the B7... how much damage was there.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-18-2011, 02:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,047
Posted By Johnny Big
This is a common problem with this cars. There is...

This is a common problem with this cars. There is a lot of info on the DIY section, start with the CCVs which is pretty easy then go to the Valve seals which is too expensive. Also there is info on...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-06-2011, 04:43 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,951
Posted By Johnny Big
My bad beamlord, i meant 07..

My bad beamlord, i meant 07..
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-06-2011, 04:35 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,308
Posted By Johnny Big
Cant get away with that in my area. Looks great...

Cant get away with that in my area. Looks great though.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-06-2011, 03:54 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,951
Posted By Johnny Big
Looks amazing for an 02. The model has a...

Looks amazing for an 02. The model has a beautiful body too!...
Forum: 7 Series DIY 08-03-2011, 12:54 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 5,022
Posted By Johnny Big
Thanks man, pretty insightful i will order the...

Thanks man, pretty insightful i will order the parts and try to tackle this. Maybe it will eliminate the smoke issue.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-02-2011, 02:12 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,140
Posted By Johnny Big
valve seals,

Hey csmeans, i happen to have the smoke issue when the car is in idle for a few minutes and was wondering how you do the seals via air pressure. I've been reluctant because no one seems to be willing...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-10-2011, 12:42 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,660
Posted By Johnny Big
Hey Braddah1000rr, did Jiffy Lube require you to...

Hey Braddah1000rr, did Jiffy Lube require you to bring any parts with you to do the flush, and what is a sprintbooster. Did they (Jiffy) do that too?.. I have the same problem and contemplating...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-13-2011, 01:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,020
Posted By Johnny Big
Do you have any white smoke/ blue puffs from your...

Do you have any white smoke/ blue puffs from your exhaust when you accelerate from idle coz they say this is from worn out valve seals which are farely cheap but a nightmare to put in. Might wanna...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-13-2011, 01:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,833
Posted By Johnny Big
Hey Baijern motor w, does the leak to the plugs...

Hey Baijern motor w, does the leak to the plugs cause the white smoke when accelerating from idle and can you post a DIY. Thanks
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-08-2011, 05:29 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 5,707
Posted By Johnny Big
Was shopping for Li but landed an i and i love...

Was shopping for Li but landed an i and i love it. I am never a passenger in my i.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-08-2011, 05:20 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,571
Posted By Johnny Big
did you just do the booster recall taken care of.

did you just do the booster recall taken care of.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-18-2011, 12:45 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,449
Posted By Johnny Big
Congrats man, no need to change anything unless...

Congrats man, no need to change anything unless you have extra cash to spend. The ride is expensive as it is.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-18-2011, 11:16 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,408
Posted By Johnny Big
coolant leak

I have a 02 745i with the same problem. A warning message {low coolant} would show every other oil change. When i check the coolant level it sure is low and all i do is top off. I have not seen any...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-18-2011, 10:08 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,408
Posted By Johnny Big
coolant leak

I have a 02 745i with the same problem. A warning message {low coolant} would show every other oil change. When i check the coolant level it sure is low and all i do is top off. I have not seen any...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-18-2011, 07:55 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,032
Posted By Johnny Big
Hey Imfamous039, i was just wondering how the gas...

Hey Imfamous039, i was just wondering how the gas consumption was during your 17hr trip both ways and how fast were you driving.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-30-2010, 09:15 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 17,186
Posted By Johnny Big
Hi everyone, my 02 745i is having the same...

Hi everyone, my 02 745i is having the same problem with smoking. Anyone has a link to where i should get the valve stem seals? i truly appreciate.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-23-2010, 10:39 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 46,096
Posted By Johnny Big
Hallo Everyone, i am new to the site and a first...

Hallo Everyone, i am new to the site and a first time proud owner of a 2002 745i. The check engine light came on and BMW said thermostat was faulty and secondary air flow was too low bank 1 present....
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-23-2010, 10:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 927
Posted By Johnny Big
This hunk is too valuable to eat in, i have two...

This hunk is too valuable to eat in, i have two kids who sit in the rear and the only thing they can bring in my car is a spill proof cup period!. Good suggestion to use the space a cell phone...
Forum: New Member Introductions 06-23-2010, 09:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,234
Posted By Johnny Big
Thanks, i will try the other forum.

Thanks, i will try the other forum.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-23-2010, 09:43 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,622
Posted By Johnny Big
I bought the extended warranty through Carchex...

I bought the extended warranty through Carchex for 3 years or 45000 miles. I realized they will not cover anything emissions related which seems to be a problem with the 745s. The only thing is that...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-23-2010, 02:00 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,622
Posted By Johnny Big
Hallo 02 745 LI, I just bought extended warranty...

Hallo 02 745 LI, I just bought extended warranty on my 02 745i with 92000m for about $ 3500, and its not bumper to bumper. I still have 2 weeks to cancel it. do you think you could provide me with...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-23-2010, 01:39 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 50,879
Posted By Johnny Big
You are right. Mine had the same problem and BMW...

You are right. Mine had the same problem and BMW by passed the voice control unit for $300 and now the radio and navigation works. It would have costed $2000 if the whole thing was replaced and i...
Forum: New Member Introductions 06-23-2010, 01:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,234
Posted By Johnny Big
02 745i Check Engine light.

Hallo Everyone, i am new to the site and a first time proud owner of a 2002 745i. The check engine light came on and BMW said thermostat was faulty and secondary air flow was too low bank 1 present....
Showing results 1 to 24 of 24

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 09:15 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
© 2001-2011 performanceIX, Inc. All Rights Reserved .: guidelines .:. privacy .:. terms