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Forum: General BMW 08-27-2006, 10:01 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 415
Posted By kd2789mo
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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-06-2006, 07:03 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,198
Posted By kd2789mo
Check in the trunk (right side) behind the panel...

Check in the trunk (right side) behind the panel where the fuses are. Be certain the Battery Transport Switch is in the "ON" position, as it should always be, other than for transport/storage.
Forum: General BMW 04-22-2006, 09:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 580
Posted By kd2789mo
Undecided, but leaning towards a MCB (ducking) ...

Undecided, but leaning towards a MCB (ducking)
I've never owned one and want to find out for myself.
When I read from the loyal MCBers...they're worse than us...rave and rave.
So, I may go that...
Forum: General BMW 04-22-2006, 06:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 580
Posted By kd2789mo
Thanks Everyone!

Just wanted to say thanks to everyone here. I'm putting my car up for sale, and will be moving on.
This is a First Class group of people, and I appreciate all the expertise and wisdom I've...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-09-2006, 09:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 950
Posted By kd2789mo
Just tried it for you. Sitting inside the car,...

Just tried it for you. Sitting inside the car, locked and armed using the remote, pressed the dash trunk release button....nothing....sorry:(
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-08-2006, 04:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,225
Posted By kd2789mo
I have a copy which was faxed to me from BMW....

I have a copy which was faxed to me from BMW. It's too lengthy to post, but if you would like a copy, PM me with a fax number, and I'll send it your way. There are 40+ different options programmable...
Forum: General Automotive Forum 03-30-2006, 07:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 524
Posted By kd2789mo
Porsche 4dr Sedan in 2009

http://images.forbes.com/media/lifestyle/2006/03/14/0314vow_420x252.jpg
Front engine/RWD
http://www.forbes.com/vehicles/2006/03/14/porsche-panamera-sedan-cx_dl_0315vow_ls.html
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-24-2006, 05:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,428
Posted By kd2789mo
Same here....23-24 in auto, 20-21 in sport, and...

Same here....23-24 in auto, 20-21 in sport, and 18-19 in manual.
Indicating the car is smarter than me when it comes to shifting!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-24-2006, 01:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,428
Posted By kd2789mo
Have you had a chance to try it in the Sport...

Have you had a chance to try it in the Sport mode? When I first got the car, I tried it a couple of times, then, about 6 months later, I began using Sport almost exclusively. It's amazing how the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-24-2006, 06:21 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,428
Posted By kd2789mo
Nice Car :thumbup: Best of Luck with it. ...

Nice Car :thumbup:
Best of Luck with it.
BTW, the L comes before the I....745Li :)
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-19-2006, 12:39 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,407
Posted By kd2789mo
ajf, There is a member here who has been all...

ajf, There is a member here who has been all through this, and probably knows more about it than anyone else. His user name is chowan24. Either search and read his posts on the subject, or send...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-14-2006, 10:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,242
Posted By kd2789mo
My 04 used to have a fairly rough idle, for about...

My 04 used to have a fairly rough idle, for about the first 60 seconds on a cold start.
It would be in the morning when it dropped to under 50 in the garage, and I did hear some front area,...
Forum: General BMW 03-12-2006, 07:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 527
Posted By kd2789mo
Clorox Bleach....20to1 should suffice, or...

Clorox Bleach....20to1 should suffice, or increase the strength as needed.
Apply...rub in with brush....20 minutes....rinse.
Be sure anything downstream of rinse is not alive...grass, plants, etc.
Forum: General BMW 03-10-2006, 09:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 487
Posted By kd2789mo
Its voice recognition is pretty good. With two...

Its voice recognition is pretty good. With two people in the car, one can speak the command, "dial number," and the other speak the number to be dialed, the system transitions well between voices....
Forum: General BMW 03-10-2006, 09:38 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 487
Posted By kd2789mo
No need, B, as the others said, just say "help"...

No need, B, as the others said, just say "help" or "options" and the voice system will tell you what the commands are.
Why bother memorizing the voice commands to change the passenger side blower...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-09-2006, 07:26 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,856
Posted By kd2789mo
Search is your friend, Kevin. The BTUM is...

Search is your friend, Kevin.
The BTUM is $295.00 at any BMW dealer, and has been discussed here since 2/5/06.
It is compatible with several different phones, it does update the phone book, simply...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-08-2006, 11:25 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 37,399
Posted By kd2789mo
XZLR8, No change. The voice commands already...

XZLR8,
No change. The voice commands already in iDrive remain, and still function.
The BTUM does not recognize any voice dial commands from your Razr.
It will recognize your Razr's phone-book,...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-06-2006, 03:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,577
Posted By kd2789mo
And, perhaps the EU BMW dealers don't mind...

And, perhaps the EU BMW dealers don't mind re-programming ECU's for consumer installed retro's :p

Seriously again, I sent a copy of it to my BMW dealership and asked if they would install it, and...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-06-2006, 12:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,577
Posted By kd2789mo
"We...can't guarantee immediate compatibility...

"We...can't guarantee immediate compatibility with North American models as your truck's computer may have to be reprogrammed to recognize it. This can be done by any licensed BMW outlet..."

What...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-06-2006, 12:23 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,158
Posted By kd2789mo
perhaps some sort of airbag warning? I don't...

perhaps some sort of airbag warning?
I don't know the car, just a guess.
Forum: General BMW 03-05-2006, 09:03 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,179
Posted By kd2789mo
IMO, the keyfob-S/S button is more of a security,...

IMO, the keyfob-S/S button is more of a security, theft-deterrence design than anything else.
The fob communicates a random encrypted code, each time the engine is stopped, which it must retrieve...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-04-2006, 10:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,029
Posted By kd2789mo
We changed the Fan Output Speed to be increased...

We changed the Fan Output Speed to be increased by 20%.
My wife likes a strong breeze, so with the increase set, both sides can remain on automatic, and she has a stronger fan speed.
I made it key...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-04-2006, 07:55 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 37,399
Posted By kd2789mo
Sorry, I mis-worded the post. I had meant to...

Sorry, I mis-worded the post. I had meant to imply, the March '05 production date of e65/66 changed to the 750, which included the OEM bluetooth ULF.

You'll love the BTUM, I use it with 2...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-03-2006, 02:05 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 37,399
Posted By kd2789mo
A 2005 is a 750, which comes OEM with bluetooth...

A 2005 is a 750, which comes OEM with bluetooth ULF.
The BTUM will work with any BMW which has CPT9000 integration. There are a few models, other than 2002-2004 e65/66 with CPT9000 integration, and...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-02-2006, 01:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,029
Posted By kd2789mo
bdecout, In all fairness, it's a bit more...

bdecout,
In all fairness, it's a bit more extensive than a couple of minutes, and a few clicks.
The key-fob can be read-out via a reader attached to the service writers desktop, but to make...
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