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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) Today, 05:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 102
Posted By TechFreak
You could try resetting the fibre optic MOST Bus...

You could try resetting the fibre optic MOST Bus while the car is running.

Disconnect the fibre Loop in the Fuse Box behind the Glove Box for a minute then reconnect it and it'll reset every unit...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) Today, 05:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 139
Posted By TechFreak
Not in the Trunk ...the one in the...

Not in the Trunk ...the one in the 'dashboard'...next to the steering wheel ...:D

This is the Sound Controller for the door speakers.

Looks like this :
...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) Today, 06:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 139
Posted By TechFreak
In both cases above your problem is the ASK unit...

In both cases above your problem is the ASK unit which is the main sound controller in the car.... it's the single CD Player in the dash.

VERY common problem ...most folk just replace it....look...
Forum: 7 Series DIY 07-22-2014, 06:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 204
Posted By TechFreak
Superb. This definitely needs added to the DIY...

Superb. This definitely needs added to the DIY forum.

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-22-2014, 06:54 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,093
Posted By TechFreak
In 2002 'sport' was determined by the car having...

In 2002 'sport' was determined by the car having Dynamic Drive which was a 760 option back then.

From the 2005 facelift models Dynamic Drive was on Sport models only.... but on the 'pre' facelift...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-22-2014, 03:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 240
Posted By TechFreak
Buy an OBD2 Reader and read the error code from...

Buy an OBD2 Reader and read the error code from the car ...it'll be more precise as to the prob. :thumbup:
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-22-2014, 03:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 305
Posted By TechFreak
If your tie rods were knacked then it would have...

If your tie rods were knacked then it would have also caused excessive wear on the tyres.

Swap your front alloys/tyres over and see if it now pulls to the left.....if its the same then at least...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-22-2014, 03:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 274
Posted By TechFreak
First745Li is right ...i had to change mine as it...

First745Li is right ...i had to change mine as it was leaking a few years ago.

The expansion tank looks like its manufactured in two halves and has a super strong bonding that glues them together....
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-17-2014, 06:00 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 329
Posted By TechFreak
You need a cable and software to connect to the...

You need a cable and software to connect to the car but you need to know what your doing.

You could ask if there's other forum member's on here that are near where you live who would be kind...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-16-2014, 05:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 329
Posted By TechFreak
You need to clear the fault in the check control...

You need to clear the fault in the check control or the parking brake system will stay in its emergency state and only work as you've descibed above.

After you've done that you reinitialize the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-15-2014, 04:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 329
Posted By TechFreak
I don't think you need to remove any of the...

I don't think you need to remove any of the upholstery on the seat.....i think you just need to remove the plastic trim at the bottom to get access to the Torx screws.

Think you need to remove the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-12-2014, 05:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 323
Posted By TechFreak
If it only shakes when your foot is on the brake...

If it only shakes when your foot is on the brake in forward and reverse then it could be 'warped' brake disks.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-12-2014, 04:15 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 178
Posted By TechFreak
Not your answer as to whether the modules are the...

Not your answer as to whether the modules are the same but here's a thread about the programming :

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=634074
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-12-2014, 03:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 312
Posted By TechFreak
The fuel pressure regulator is part of the fuel...

The fuel pressure regulator is part of the fuel filter.....longish silver can shape.

The fuel filter is located on 'your' drivers side right under the drivers front seat.

You need to take some...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-12-2014, 08:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 312
Posted By TechFreak
To start with, if you not done it recently,...

To start with, if you not done it recently, change your battery and register it.....
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-12-2014, 04:20 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 561
Posted By TechFreak
'Active' seats that shifts your bum cheeks from...

'Active' seats that shifts your bum cheeks from side to side have never been an option in the rear of any E65/E66....it's only available for front seats only. :thumbup:
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-12-2014, 03:52 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 784
Posted By TechFreak
I know it sounds trivial but you could post the...

I know it sounds trivial but you could post the contents from both files on here to see if any forum member on here spots something you may have missed. :thumbup:
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-12-2014, 03:46 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 191
Posted By TechFreak
I got this one Bluetooth one that i can use with...

I got this one Bluetooth one that i can use with any of my android devices ...and it works on my other vehicles too...:thumbup:

Its $8.98 here :...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-04-2014, 02:37 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 489
Posted By TechFreak
Sorry all ....First745Li is correct ....you'll...

Sorry all ....First745Li is correct ....you'll need to use NCSExpert to programme the car to change the function of your keyfob if it doesn't work.

Mine was already done when i got the car. I have...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-03-2014, 05:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 489
Posted By TechFreak
You can also use the keyfob. If you press...

You can also use the keyfob.

If you press and hold the close button on the keyfob it'll also close all windows doors and moonroof.

If you press and hold the open button on the keyfob it'll open...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-01-2014, 03:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 319
Posted By TechFreak
Are you sure you haven't accidentally switched on...

Are you sure you haven't accidentally switched on the Trunk Lock Switch located inside the centre console between the front seats ?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-01-2014, 03:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,363
Posted By TechFreak
Grinding = replace window regulator....:)

Grinding = replace window regulator....:)
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-30-2014, 05:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,363
Posted By TechFreak
Have you tried just doing the Window...

Have you tried just doing the Window initialization ....the thread is in the DIY section.

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-27-2014, 04:05 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 784
Posted By TechFreak
Cool...just use WinRAR to extract the ISO file in...

Cool...just use WinRAR to extract the ISO file in the download.

There's other folders in the file but think you just need the 'daten' folder.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-27-2014, 03:55 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 784
Posted By TechFreak
Once you update the files in the programming tool...

Once you update the files in the programming tool just read and code it again.

Here's V41 files ..there are newer but these should do ......
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