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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) Yesterday, 07:42 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 246
Posted By Rick in Yuma
If you do a little searching they'll be more on...

If you do a little searching they'll be more on the subject. This is right in the do it yourself section. (DIY)


http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=672443&highlight=amp


This...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-22-2016, 08:51 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,931
Posted By Rick in Yuma
I don't think you're going to find any more...

I don't think you're going to find any more detailed instructions than what you'll find in this post below.

It's pretty straightforward if you know how to get to the fuses behind your glove box.
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Forum: Australia 07-21-2016, 08:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 240
Posted By Rick in Yuma
I suggest you ask your question, over on this...

I suggest you ask your question, over on this area of the site. You will get a better response. Good luck with your problem.

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/forumdisplay.php?f=65
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-21-2016, 08:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 257
Posted By Rick in Yuma
I hate to be the bearer of bad news. I think some...

I hate to be the bearer of bad news. I think some of the 760 owners will back me up on this. If he bought the car from used car lot and do not have the service history on it. You could be expecting...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-18-2016, 08:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 420
Posted By Rick in Yuma
Yes you explained it correctly. I posted the...

Yes you explained it correctly. I posted the other one because sometimes the hydraulics do not operate correctly. Does your car have any hydraulics at all? Some of the models did not have them. It...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-18-2016, 07:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 420
Posted By Rick in Yuma
Read this thread. ...

Read this thread.

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=335826

See if it helps. The link continues on the last thread to another link. Read that link also.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-18-2016, 06:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 245
Posted By Rick in Yuma
Welcome to 760 ownership. Don't worry about...

Welcome to 760 ownership. Don't worry about getting into the front of the car. Comes apart just like your 740 did. Provided you're talking about an E 66 model. There's a cover at the top of the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-16-2016, 07:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 262
Posted By Rick in Yuma
Yes springs too. They loose strength after years...

Yes springs too. They loose strength after years of rebounding. Jump behind the wheel of the V12 760li. All the bells and whistles. You'll love it. I do mine.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-16-2016, 11:29 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 262
Posted By Rick in Yuma
Sounds like you want to get the car back up to...

Sounds like you want to get the car back up to new again. Hit www.realoem.com check the rear suspension components and replace anything that has rubber in it. You can do an inspection on your car...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-16-2016, 08:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 262
Posted By Rick in Yuma
Look at the front shocks. If it has a wire going...

Look at the front shocks. If it has a wire going in at the top of the mount. You have them. Or pull out the spare tire. Big round grey disc is the compressor for the system if equipped.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-10-2016, 08:05 PM
Replies: 3,404
Views: 876,903
Posted By Rick in Yuma
BirtyDastard, Welcome to 760 ownership. I think...

BirtyDastard,
Welcome to 760 ownership. I think you're going to enjoy the car immensely. I sure do. How many miles/kilometers on the car currently. If you have any issues this is a great forum to be...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-09-2016, 05:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 393
Posted By Rick in Yuma
Try the question in the coding section. I have no...

Try the question in the coding section. I have no clue on coding. A lot of us don't. Plus it's the weekend not everybody's reading this now.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-09-2016, 05:22 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,980
Posted By Rick in Yuma
Your welcome how long have you owned the car?...

Your welcome how long have you owned the car? Make sure you read through things here you'll learn a lot, if you haven't had it that long. Many problems,but we all love the E66.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-09-2016, 04:27 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,980
Posted By Rick in Yuma
Yep they do. Wasn't trying to be funny I just...

Yep they do. Wasn't trying to be funny I just was trying to guide you, that sometimes people don't notice the dates on things. Your question was specifically directed to WU99WU.

The cost to do...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-09-2016, 04:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 638
Posted By Rick in Yuma
I figured someone would answer him with more...

I figured someone would answer him with more knowledge than myself on this. Thank God I haven't had mine hit yet.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-09-2016, 12:27 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,980
Posted By Rick in Yuma
Not sure if you're going to get an answer, the...

Not sure if you're going to get an answer, the last time WU99WU posted to this site was in 2010. The post you're referring is from 2008.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-08-2016, 10:23 PM
Replies: 759
Views: 69,212
Posted By Rick in Yuma
Heinrich, Yes for everyone sake, please post...

Heinrich,
Yes for everyone sake, please post parts cross references from Audi to BMW. Many of us have dealt with German parts descriptions at some point or another dealing with BMW. Also Google...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-08-2016, 06:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 638
Posted By Rick in Yuma
I'll start this out by saying I have not done one...

I'll start this out by saying I have not done one on the BMW. However it should not be any different than any other vehicle. Should bolt directly to the hinges. Most likely you'll need to pull the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-08-2016, 02:34 PM
Replies: 759
Views: 69,212
Posted By Rick in Yuma
Heinrich, Thank you so much for the...

Heinrich,

Thank you so much for the clarification I'm sure it will help others also.

When you inspected the Audi pumps. Are there other parts internally that may swap over to the Bosch BMW...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-08-2016, 01:53 PM
Replies: 759
Views: 69,212
Posted By Rick in Yuma
Heinrich. Did you cut the material yourself or...

Heinrich. Did you cut the material yourself or did Conti send you preformed ones. Are you using the term "stock"the same as OEM. In the states that term "stock" is sometimes referred to as OEM. If...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-06-2016, 08:40 AM
Replies: 759
Views: 69,212
Posted By Rick in Yuma
Here is Contitech's page on the diaphragm...

Here is Contitech's page on the diaphragm subject. If you look through the site you'll see engineering diagrams for different diaphragm applications. Heinrich G If you will see if they can ship to...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-05-2016, 02:17 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 920
Posted By Rick in Yuma
No you do not need to reregister the battery if...

No you do not need to reregister the battery if you remove the negative cable from the car. I've done it plenty of times. Battery information is retained in memory. Only needs to be done if a new...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-04-2016, 02:47 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 920
Posted By Rick in Yuma
Did you try the battery reset. Disconnect the...

Did you try the battery reset. Disconnect the negative cable in the trunk for about 15 minutes and reconnect, see if the system resets.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-03-2016, 06:56 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 5,055
Posted By Rick in Yuma
Hi all, I picked one up on Amazon two weeks ago...

Hi all, I picked one up on Amazon two weeks ago before I saw this thread. I bought it for its charging capacity. Seems to charge the cell phone pretty rapidly. However it doesn't show it picked up...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-03-2016, 04:31 PM
Replies: 759
Views: 69,212
Posted By Rick in Yuma
Several posts have different specs. The new specs...

Several posts have different specs. The new specs from MWS are 55 to 60 inch pounds on the cap, and 88 on the body. Were in Arizona are you? PM me if you need help.
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