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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-16-2014, 10:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 650
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So the seal failed ? This is the first reported...

So the seal failed ? This is the first reported case I have heard of aga pipe failing. I just had this repair done with the aga pipe I wonder if this pipe holds up?

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-16-2014, 06:24 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 650
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Why is the pipe so black ? Sent from...

Why is the pipe so black ?

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-05-2014, 07:56 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 364
Posted By johndade
If its not your valley pan or weep hole I would...

If its not your valley pan or weep hole I would get them done anyway. Since last winter I chased coolant leaks first it was hose from reservoir to cylinder heads then expansion tank then finally weep...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-02-2014, 08:17 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 364
Posted By johndade
825 for labor 145 of that is for parts like...

825 for labor 145 of that is for parts like valley pan intake gaskets. I had to buy pipe from aga for 600. He gets the other parts at discount.

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-01-2014, 09:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 364
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Weep hole leak

Well at 148k on the clock the weep hole leak finally got to me. But with a BMW tech doing work on side and aga coolant pipe getting it done this weekend. Last weekend it was struts control arms and...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-30-2014, 03:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 278
Posted By johndade
Coolant pipe or any coolant leak for that matter...

Coolant pipe or any coolant leak for that matter and I would also get suspension checked.

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-28-2014, 01:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 215
Posted By johndade
This might not help you but I would report this...

This might not help you but I would report this to the nhsa because its a safety concern.

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-26-2014, 11:40 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 650
Posted By johndade
I believe its recommended to change valley pan...

I believe its recommended to change valley pan when doing weep hole.

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-15-2014, 04:43 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,404
Posted By johndade
Safetite sucks had mine done with them ended up...

Safetite sucks had mine done with them ended up in arguments and they didn't fix issue in the end.

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-10-2014, 07:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 354
Posted By johndade
How much more is it to do the guides mean green ?...

How much more is it to do the guides mean green ?

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-09-2014, 08:23 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 140
Posted By johndade
Camshaft sensors

Where do you guys recommend getting camshaft position sensors? Did you go BMW brand only or OEM or does? Any insight would be appreciated.

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-08-2014, 07:41 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 22,007
Posted By johndade
I have the driver seat mat sensor light that's...

I have the driver seat mat sensor light that's been on but isn't covered under the recall.

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-30-2014, 08:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 412
Posted By johndade
You can get OEM ones from fcp euro for cheaper. I...

You can get OEM ones from fcp euro for cheaper. I think I'm going to buy some front assembly soon.

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-28-2014, 10:03 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 184
Posted By johndade
Ignition coils

Does BMW still use the brembi coils? For all of you who have changed your coils where did you get them from and were there any problems if they weren't from BMW directly? Thank you in advance.
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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-25-2014, 06:08 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,404
Posted By johndade
Ppg is OEM I had mine replaced by safelite it...

Ppg is OEM I had mine replaced by safelite it doesn't have the BMW logo but does say ppg.

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-24-2014, 04:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 283
Posted By johndade
I just read it it says it was a universal. ...

I just read it it says it was a universal.

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-23-2014, 09:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 283
Posted By johndade
Someone on here had it done in Cali that was...

Someone on here had it done in Cali that was aftermarket and had no problem.

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-16-2014, 07:11 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,057
Posted By johndade
I'm at 146 still original water pipe,alternator,...

I'm at 146 still original water pipe,alternator, and struts that are making sounds now but what do you expect for any strut to go til.

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-10-2014, 07:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 295
Posted By johndade
Struts from fcp euro

Has anyone bought the struts from fcp euro? I was wondering why there price was so much cheaper then everyone else's. They say they are the Sachs brand which I think is OEM. Any insight on that is...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-08-2014, 08:14 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 549
Posted By johndade
Also check fluid in hydrollic reservoir. ...

Also check fluid in hydrollic reservoir.

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-06-2014, 07:37 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 267
Posted By johndade
The waiting is normal I think all of them have...

The waiting is normal I think all of them have that

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-04-2014, 11:06 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 319
Posted By johndade
I quit going to dealer when they wanted 440 for...

I quit going to dealer when they wanted 440 for ccv. 900 that you got quoted is absolutely ridiculous.

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-04-2014, 11:02 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 319
Posted By johndade
I been chasing the same problem as you. I have...

I been chasing the same problem as you. I have done ccv, fuel filter, valve cover gaskets, belts, belt tensioner. It only does it when stopped at idle or park. Strange thing is it will fluctuate idle...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-26-2014, 06:28 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 23,208
Posted By johndade
24k dollars? For new ecu? Sent from...

24k dollars? For new ecu?

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-24-2014, 07:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 343
Posted By johndade
What kind and where did you get the bulbs from ? ...

What kind and where did you get the bulbs from ?

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