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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 09:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 174
Posted By A B Able Truck
Look here - ...

Look here -

http://www.xoutpost.com/attachments/x5-e70-forum/38373d1260590845-battery-gripes-sib-61-13-05.pdf

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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 07:02 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 614
Posted By A B Able Truck
i work on commercial fleet accounts - so the...

i work on commercial fleet accounts - so the "legal" rules are a little different. But, over the years, I have worked at a few indys & dealerships. On a general public repair, the verbal...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 04:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,386
Posted By A B Able Truck
Recalls by VIN - ...

Recalls by VIN -

http://www.bmwusa.com/standard/content/owner/safetyrecalls_new.aspx?mobileoverride=true

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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 02:07 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 614
Posted By A B Able Truck
The only person that will make money on the deal...

The only person that will make money on the deal would be the lawyer. Most Repair Warranties will have a provision - "Not Responsible for Consequential Damages"
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) Yesterday, 09:48 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 614
Posted By A B Able Truck
As to the part you high lighted; The fix they...

As to the part you high lighted;
The fix they came up with was drilling a "new hole" near the original and fabricating a bracket to hold the injector in place
Hardware breaks all the time - bolts,...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-24-2014, 04:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 244
Posted By A B Able Truck
Some additional benefits :eek: ...

Some additional benefits :eek:

http://www.nicoclub.com/archives/kn-vs-oem-filter.html

http://blog.fcpeuro.com/2014/06/02/cold-air-intake-good-intentions-with-little-results/

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-24-2014, 03:05 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,236
Posted By A B Able Truck
They are in San Diego California - Their new tool...

They are in San Diego California - Their new tool sells around the world and makes the job on average $2500 > $3000 - Contact them & they may tell you of a shop in your area that has purchased the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-24-2014, 01:14 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,236
Posted By A B Able Truck
Contact AGA - All German Auto (760) 738-4626 -...

Contact AGA - All German Auto (760) 738-4626 - ask them for a shop name/phone number that purchased their valve stem seal tool in your area
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-24-2014, 08:29 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 154
Posted By A B Able Truck
They moved it to the middle of the passenger side...

They moved it to the middle of the passenger side hose;
...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-23-2014, 09:53 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,236
Posted By A B Able Truck
Wahington state - in the...

Wahington state - in the northeast???????????????????????????????????????????????
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-22-2014, 10:10 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 11,789
Posted By A B Able Truck
Spends more time on my trailer/lift these days....

Spends more time on my trailer/lift these days. Passed smog/registration this month :) & 2 more payments then it's mine :) - soon I may fall in love with it again and dump more money/time into it.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-22-2014, 09:51 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 11,789
Posted By A B Able Truck
How's the Corvette running?

How's the Corvette running?
Forum: 6 Series DIY 12-22-2014, 05:30 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 7,255
Posted By A B Able Truck
Have you used this tool on BMW vehicles? ...

Have you used this tool on BMW vehicles?
https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=uGJCtWKkaTE

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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 12-22-2014, 05:20 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 11,789
Posted By A B Able Truck
Thanks for the info - The update parts on my...

Thanks for the info - The update parts on my N62TU were;
INA tensioner #11 28 7 549 589 Gates belt #K040338

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Forum: 6 Series DIY 12-22-2014, 10:25 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 100
Posted By A B Able Truck
Try this; ...

Try this;

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=450213

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Forum: 6 Series DIY 12-22-2014, 10:23 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 7,255
Posted By A B Able Truck
I know this is an old thread and you 6er's may...

I know this is an old thread and you 6er's may already have this info someplace, but while searching I ran across this thread & thought I'd share.
These are the parts I used on my N62TU to upgrade...
Forum: Do-It-Yourself H.Q. 12-22-2014, 10:11 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 23,228
Posted By A B Able Truck
A few tips; - The bolt on post 1 (photo 11) can...

A few tips;
- The bolt on post 1 (photo 11) can be removed easier if you align the damper pulley timing pin notch with the head of that bolt (all other bolts removed)
- Before reassembling...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-22-2014, 07:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 179
Posted By A B Able Truck
It means the bulb works

It means the bulb works
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 12-21-2014, 10:19 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 902
Posted By A B Able Truck
Maybe your oil level sensor is defective & you...

Maybe your oil level sensor is defective & you are actually overfilled. This would cause the vibrations & misfires you state. It will also damage the engine. Have them do a drain & fill - see how...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-21-2014, 09:17 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,236
Posted By A B Able Truck
Depending how much oil is in your crankcase - you...

Depending how much oil is in your crankcase - you can damage the engine when overfilled & it may be your smoke issue. You need to drop the level to the full mark on your dipstick (if applicable) or...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-20-2014, 03:06 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,236
Posted By A B Able Truck
I think there's another TSB on this but here's...

I think there's another TSB on this but here's one;

http://www.1addicts.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=730166&d=1343854861

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-20-2014, 08:27 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,578
Posted By A B Able Truck
Before you go further - recheck oil level & did...

Before you go further - recheck oil level & did you follow the "while it's running fill proceedure"
It's better to have a little more then less (work out the air pockets).
I know they say "fill...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-19-2014, 06:28 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 538
Posted By A B Able Truck
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=...

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=814198


Engine Oil Consumption
Technical Service SI B11 03 13

MODEL: All

Information
All engines normally consume a certain amount of...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-19-2014, 09:59 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,578
Posted By A B Able Truck
You need these as well (The CTSC); 482101 ...

You need these as well (The CTSC);

482101

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-18-2014, 10:42 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,236
Posted By A B Able Truck
You never answered the question - what panels...

You never answered the question - what panels does the dealer want to replace? $600 will not get you valve stem seals or even valve cover gaskets. if you're going thru the expense of valve cover...
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