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Forum: E60 M5 (2006 - 2010) 01-30-2016, 05:57 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,279
Posted By paulmurphyhomes
Did anyone ever respond to you?

Did anyone ever respond to you?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-22-2016, 07:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 740
Posted By paulmurphyhomes
Are you saying the solenoids or the connectors -...

Are you saying the solenoids or the connectors - Are they not the same part numbers?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-08-2016, 11:33 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 9,455
Posted By paulmurphyhomes
I've tried a few of the generic ones and they did...

I've tried a few of the generic ones and they did not work for me. For any SoCal people, I have the proper one if you need to use it. Easy with it and a pain if you don't.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-08-2016, 10:55 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 10,748
Posted By paulmurphyhomes
I just ordered one on eBay and we shall see if it...

I just ordered one on eBay and we shall see if it works. I have a 2004.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-08-2016, 10:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 512
Posted By paulmurphyhomes
Could be Valley Pan Gasket or the Engine Passage...

Could be Valley Pan Gasket or the Engine Passage Coolant Passage Cover. I am tracing a similar leak. Pressure tested the cooling system and found leak in back. Tomorrow I will track it down. I...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-08-2016, 10:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 590
Posted By paulmurphyhomes
I have a BMW tool if anyone needs to use it. I'm...

I have a BMW tool if anyone needs to use it. I'm in the Huntington Beach area. Made it very easy. :)
Forum: 7 Series DIY 08-12-2015, 02:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 13,020
Posted By paulmurphyhomes
Well, the tool worked flawlessly. I live in CA...

Well, the tool worked flawlessly. I live in CA and the tool was delivered in a day. :)

Also, if you do like I did and actually installed the belt one groove too far in, just install the tool in...
Forum: 7 Series DIY 08-08-2015, 09:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 13,020
Posted By paulmurphyhomes
REPLACING / INSTALLATION OF AC COMPRESSOR STRETCH...

REPLACING / INSTALLATION OF AC COMPRESSOR STRETCH BELT

I was just replacing my water pump (and serpintine belt, idler, tentioner, vacuum lines and hoses) and found that I had to remove the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-16-2013, 08:48 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 10,805
Posted By paulmurphyhomes
Does the motor mount have to come all the way out...

Does the motor mount have to come all the way out or should you just losen them enough to get the alt mount out... Maybe I'm answering my own question... I guess to properly seat the new seal, I...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-16-2013, 08:32 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 10,805
Posted By paulmurphyhomes
Thanks

I appreciate your efforts here. I am half way through... now for those rear bolts!! lol

This is one of those jobs that would be SO MUCH EASIER the second time! lol My brother sent me the gaskets...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-14-2013, 11:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 610
Posted By paulmurphyhomes
I've had problems too. I'm in HB if you want to...

I've had problems too. I'm in HB if you want to try to get together to figure something out.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-28-2013, 09:48 AM
Replies: 246
Views: 111,856
Posted By paulmurphyhomes
Does anyone know of a software download that...

Does anyone know of a software download that still works? Thanks! :)
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-25-2013, 10:13 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 17,839
Posted By paulmurphyhomes
Don't expect a '4' series to be a big seller in...

Don't expect a '4' series to be a big seller in Asia!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-25-2013, 09:11 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 9,823
Posted By paulmurphyhomes
Well, I have been spoiled with 88,000+ miles of...

Well, I have been spoiled with 88,000+ miles of worry free driving. Occasionally I had a blip in the tach for the last 6 months or so. Then this weekend the coolant low warning came on. I topped...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-14-2013, 12:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 9,160
Posted By paulmurphyhomes
Oh very nice. Thanks!

Oh very nice. Thanks!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-14-2013, 11:17 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 9,160
Posted By paulmurphyhomes
Did you do it yourself or did you take it to a...

Did you do it yourself or did you take it to a rebuilder?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-07-2008, 11:43 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,691
Posted By paulmurphyhomes
Buy a new car?

Buy a new car?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-07-2008, 11:20 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,770
Posted By paulmurphyhomes
Hey Andrew, Thanks for the PM... Now how do...

Hey Andrew,

Thanks for the PM... Now how do I convience them to replace it?

Paul,

They eventually replaced the dynamic drive controller and that fixed the problem.

Andrew
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-07-2008, 11:09 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,770
Posted By paulmurphyhomes
Sorry, I haven't found a cure. The real problem...

Sorry, I haven't found a cure. The real problem is that I sense the car's "nervousness" more and more. Rather sad. I now find myself driving my old M3 more often just because it feels more solid...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-20-2008, 04:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,516
Posted By paulmurphyhomes
New Link for Johnson Controls Homelink

Now this link is broken. New link:http://www.homelink.com/programming/programming.taf
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-09-2008, 10:14 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 50,923
Posted By paulmurphyhomes
Answer 1: I am assuming I tapped into a 'timed'...

Answer 1: I am assuming I tapped into a 'timed' source (Fuse No. 65) - like the interior lights and cigar lighters. I haven't tested to ensure that this source is 'timed' yet but if I wast to do the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-09-2008, 02:58 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 50,923
Posted By paulmurphyhomes
Today's Update

Okay, I have another revision...

http://www.huntington-beach-realestate.com/e65-ipod.asp

Hopefully the final installation will be done tomorrow... If I'm not done by tomorrow, I'll reduce the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-09-2008, 09:02 AM
Replies: 199
Views: 50,923
Posted By paulmurphyhomes
Installation Guide

Here's what I have so far:

http://www.huntington-beach-realestate.com/e65-ipod.asp

Guide to insall ipod in early e65/e66
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-09-2008, 12:50 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,501
Posted By paulmurphyhomes
DICE Install Early e65/e66

Due to the number of private messages... Here is a write up on the installation DYI for the DICE RDS universal unit.

<a href=http://www.huntington-beach-realestate.com/e65-ipod.asp>...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-07-2008, 04:59 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 50,923
Posted By paulmurphyhomes
Steve, If your 02 is anything like my 04,...

Steve,

If your 02 is anything like my 04, I don't think you will need to open up the dash... I took my dash apart only to find out that there was no tuner behind the dash!

You need to tie...
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