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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-21-2016, 12:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,112
Posted By mws
read a couple of posts above. There's a selection...

read a couple of posts above. There's a selection you make called "Hand Control". In there you can switch the mode. If you could see that it's in "Production mode", I think you are already in the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-16-2015, 11:47 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 610
Posted By mws
you 528 was modified for handling, no fair :) ...

you 528 was modified for handling, no fair :)

how much did your 528 weigh? Maybe 3400 lbs? 3600? And it had a light little straight 6 in front. Not much challenge for your steering.

I have...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-15-2015, 07:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 610
Posted By mws
what about the road feel do you find lacking? for...

what about the road feel do you find lacking? for a 4800 Lb luxo-boat I find I can corner the twisties at the exact same speed as I could with a 600hp TT 300ZX I built up with coilovers and 16-way...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-15-2015, 11:22 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 610
Posted By mws
760Li used car values

my 760Li is now worth spit, Mine has 180K on it. This one, only 130K. (on craigslist selling for $8500)

http://sfbay.craigslist.org/eby/cto/5359705537.html

A few years ago, I bought mine for...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-07-2015, 05:04 PM
Replies: 656
Views: 53,352
Posted By mws
I think I may have fixed my intermittent error...

I think I may have fixed my intermittent error code issue and also, re-learned a valuable lesson.

after my last post, I went out to the barn, and proceeded to loosen the top on the passenger side...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-04-2015, 08:29 PM
Replies: 656
Views: 53,352
Posted By mws
BTW: any one want to buy an ENTIRE 760Li parts...

BTW: any one want to buy an ENTIRE 760Li parts car for less than a couple of pumps from BMW? and he just replaced his pumps 1200 miles ago!

Admin: this is not me trying to sell something, it is...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-04-2015, 08:28 PM
Replies: 656
Views: 53,352
Posted By mws
if you are getting no fuel-related codes then...

if you are getting no fuel-related codes then don't let your mechanic rake you over the coals with two new pumps.

Here's something I simply have not had time to address, but since I replaced my...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-14-2015, 08:16 PM
Replies: 656
Views: 53,352
Posted By mws
start with page 2 of this thread

start with page 2 of this thread
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-14-2015, 08:05 AM
Replies: 656
Views: 53,352
Posted By mws
After doing all this work, did you remove the...

After doing all this work, did you remove the plastic fuel tubes and get the gas out of them? Have you opened all the junctions at the solenoids to ensure theres' no more gas? If there is, it will...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-25-2015, 10:11 AM
Replies: 656
Views: 53,352
Posted By mws
did you empty out all the gas in your vent lines?...

did you empty out all the gas in your vent lines?

If it's still there it would take quite some time to finally all get sucked into your intake and digested.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-22-2015, 04:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 252
Posted By mws
Thanks. I am on that forum and have posted there...

Thanks. I am on that forum and have posted there as well, but not seen any responses from him, so I did PM him. Appreciate the help.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 08-21-2015, 10:23 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 252
Posted By mws
M5-M6 owners: anyone have the VT2-650 supercharger in the San Jose, CA. area?

I'm in the Morgan Hill area of the San Francisco Bay Area, but could come up to Fremont or South San Francisco, if someone is able to give me a ride in their car so I can decide for sure if I want to...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-16-2015, 05:38 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,414
Posted By mws
I have H&Rs as well. Love them. I have adjusted...

I have H&Rs as well. Love them. I have adjusted the rear camber (it is adjustable for camber) and you can move the 3 mounting screws for the struts towards the engine, and get some negative camber...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-02-2015, 02:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 473
Posted By mws
After this was posted, nothing was actually...

After this was posted, nothing was actually fixed. Next morning it was idling horribly and had misfire errors and 2738, 272C, 2730, errors like that. They have to do with a lean mixture.

once I...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-30-2015, 11:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 473
Posted By mws
hmmm, I may have figured it out. I cleared a...

hmmm, I may have figured it out.
I cleared a bunch of 02 adaptation errors I had (don't do it while the car is running, they apparently do not just clear the errors, they clear the adapted learning...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-30-2015, 05:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 473
Posted By mws
BMW techs, INPA 02 analog reading question

short version of story, I was forced to replace my N73 V12 motor recently, due to a misfire on an exhaust valve on #10. The exhaust was sucking in during idle and did not pass the paper test
...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-08-2015, 12:16 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,414
Posted By mws
He He, looks like a fun project. My car was just...

He He, looks like a fun project. My car was just gone for more than 2 months, while my mechanic carefully figured out the real reason why I had a misfire on an exhaust valve. Meanwhile, I had bought...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-01-2015, 08:27 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,448
Posted By mws
yes. I have a 6 and have been using it with my...

yes. I have a 6 and have been using it with my 760Li and BTUM since the 6 came out . did you try un-pairing the previous phone?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-17-2015, 10:44 PM
Replies: 656
Views: 53,352
Posted By mws
RC engineering has been around for years, we used...

RC engineering has been around for years, we used them on Pontiac Fieros and Z32 300ZXs with mixed results. Sometimes an injector is simply past it's service life. Sometimes, it can be cleaned and...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-10-2015, 10:49 PM
Replies: 656
Views: 53,352
Posted By mws
Guys, if you like videos, Just search on youtube...

Guys, if you like videos, Just search on youtube for slkttop, and then search my videos for the word HPFP. I not only explain-- but show-- pretty much everything. The only problem is, i made the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-04-2015, 08:19 AM
Replies: 656
Views: 53,352
Posted By mws
I bought two used diesel pumps form European...

I bought two used diesel pumps form European eBay. Germany has the best prices. Each pump has one diaphragm. I used the two diaphragms from those two pumps. Each one is in two layers. But they...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-26-2015, 10:49 PM
Replies: 656
Views: 53,352
Posted By mws
well then, they must have been paying attention...

well then, they must have been paying attention to pages 15-19 of this thread, from my conversations with Performance Diesel in Canada. I already posted the entire range of Audi/VW pump part numbers...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-23-2015, 10:15 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 9,819
Posted By mws
I never updated this. All this crap leveled...

I never updated this. All this crap leveled itself out once I loosened the front uprights on the struts again and just made extra sure the fronts uprights were 1] seated down onto the notch on the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-23-2015, 10:12 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 9,819
Posted By mws
These seemed like a good idea, until it became...

These seemed like a good idea, until it became obvious the car will take care of itself for the most par,t and can be reprogrammed for a new rear ride height if you really want that extra 1/2" or...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-22-2015, 02:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,448
Posted By mws
yes --well, "Back", meaning "the underside" of...

yes
--well, "Back", meaning "the underside" of the unit.
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