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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-05-2013, 07:37 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 260
Posted By GMan745Li
E66 - Rack & Pinion Replacement

Do anyone have the steps to replace the rack and pinion on a E66?

Do you have to drop the subframe or raise the engine?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-01-2012, 10:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,039
Posted By GMan745Li
04 745li Tranny Drain Plug stripped

2004 745Li...transmission pan found leaking. Purchased new pan and fluid. Ready to perform the change.

Got ready to remove the fill plug and found it had been previously stripped out...:mad:...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-16-2012, 09:06 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 388
Posted By GMan745Li
2004 745Li - Under Passenger Seat

Car: 2004 745Li
SRS and Airbag lights are on.

2 modules under passenger seat (passenger side seat satellite sensor):
What are the parts numbers?

It appear there is a battery mounted right...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-19-2012, 03:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,034
Posted By GMan745Li
All clear, faulty O2 sensor.

All clear, faulty O2 sensor.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-19-2012, 06:43 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,034
Posted By GMan745Li
Got the Check Engine Light to go out but I am...

Got the Check Engine Light to go out but I am still getting the P0134 code now, What could cause the Check Engine Light to not be lit but I still get a code P0134 logged?
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-18-2012, 07:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,034
Posted By GMan745Li
0bd codes p0135 & p0134

I have a 1997 528i throwing codes P0135 & P0134.
1) I have replaced the 02 sensor on Bank 1 - Sensor 1 and received the same code. I have moved that new 02 sensor to another location and did not...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-29-2012, 04:26 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 16,659
Posted By GMan745Li
How do you replace the air pump hoses...

How do you replace the air pump hoses (11727508270) on a 2004 745li?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-09-2010, 07:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,300
Posted By GMan745Li
This part of the fix was for these issues: Car...

This part of the fix was for these issues:
Car starts fine, no hesitation, no ruff idle. Car stalls while idling in and out of gear. Can hear a rush of air from the passenger side of engine when it...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-09-2010, 07:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,300
Posted By GMan745Li
This part of my post was due to the battery cable...

This part of my post was due to the battery cable being loose. The bolt that tighten the cable clamp was broken, I put a pipe band clamp on it to hold it until the new cable is installed. (the only...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-07-2010, 10:08 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,282
Posted By GMan745Li
M. Wong, not sure the purpose of your post but if...

M. Wong, not sure the purpose of your post but if you could reframe from associating this type of language in my post. Thank you.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-07-2010, 09:52 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,497
Posted By GMan745Li
DAY 5 and all is still running well.

DAY 5 and all is still running well.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-04-2010, 02:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,497
Posted By GMan745Li
Day 2 and she is still running smooth and easy....

Day 2 and she is still running smooth and easy. Idle is vibration free, cranking on first push of START/STOP button. Code free. Dealer took off some hours of trouble shooting and gave me a 5%...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-03-2010, 03:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,497
Posted By GMan745Li
I had only replaced that sensor on 5/6/10,...

I had only replaced that sensor on 5/6/10, apparently it was bad. They credited me for the part when they replaced it. Engine is running a lot smoother and that V8 power is back.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-03-2010, 01:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,300
Posted By GMan745Li
Cause: Crankshaft position sensor defective, fuel...

Cause: Crankshaft position sensor defective, fuel pump defective causing it to short out SBS relay.
Fix: Performed short test, interrograted fault memory, replaced fuel pump, replaced SBSR and...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-03-2010, 01:48 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,282
Posted By GMan745Li
Problem SOLVED: Engine Wiring Harness was not the...

Problem SOLVED: Engine Wiring Harness was not the cause.
Problem - No Start, cuts off at idle:
Cause: Crankshaft position sensor defective, fuel pump defective causing it to short out SBS relay....
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-03-2010, 01:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,497
Posted By GMan745Li
Problem SOLVED: Engine Wiring Harness was not the...

Problem SOLVED: Engine Wiring Harness was not the cause.
Problem - No Start, cuts off at idle:
Caused by Crankshaft position sensor defective, fuel pump defective causing it to short out SBS...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-02-2010, 02:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,497
Posted By GMan745Li
I have seen the engine wiring harness for about...

I have seen the engine wiring harness for about $700 but the dealer is asking $2104 to replace, remember there is programming that go with that.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-31-2010, 06:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,282
Posted By GMan745Li
Thanks Keif, I agree with CCV DIY, the parts are...

Thanks Keif, I agree with CCV DIY, the parts are about $40 and the dealer quoted $314 for the job. I will call him tomorrow to cancel that part of the repair and order CCV.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-31-2010, 04:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,497
Posted By GMan745Li
2004 745Li - Engine wiring harness replacement

Has anyone come across a condition where your "Engine Wiring Harness" has to be replaced?
Took the car to the dealer for some starting issues, they found a failed fuel pump, but also stated the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-31-2010, 03:50 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,282
Posted By GMan745Li
AAOO750 - check your battery cables to make sure...

AAOO750 - check your battery cables to make sure they are tight - that was one of my issues.
Check your nav CD, read before it may not be turning off and drawing the battery down.
I took my CD...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-31-2010, 03:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,282
Posted By GMan745Li
Took it to the dealer who finally took time to...

Took it to the dealer who finally took time to listen to me and he was able to hear the pressure release sound when it stalled out. Currently it is at the dealer facing a $3400 repair.
They found:...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-27-2010, 09:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,282
Posted By GMan745Li
04 745Li - Stalling while idle

Car starts fine, no hesitation, no ruff idle. Car stalls while idling in and out of gear. Can hear a rush of air from the passenger side of engine when it stalls. Sounds like pressure escaping from...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-27-2010, 04:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,300
Posted By GMan745Li
Problem Solved: Took it to the dealer - found the...

Problem Solved: Took it to the dealer - found the bolt that holds the positive battery cable had broken causing it to lose contact. Thanks for everyone's help
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-19-2010, 04:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,300
Posted By GMan745Li
No car software updates. Will have to check into...

No car software updates. Will have to check into the DME realignment. Thanks
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-19-2010, 03:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,300
Posted By GMan745Li
Question '04 745Li START/STOP button

Car dash lights flash and chims sound, at times hear a click but the engine fail to start. Have spent up to 30 minutes pressing the START/STOP button before the engine will start. I have read a...
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