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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-30-2015, 09:11 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 469
Posted By Quad745
DIY Magazine / Seat Back Pocket Fix for 760

Hello everyone, attached is a repair I did on my 760 seat pockets. This was based on another guide I found, although modified. Most importantly, this repair is a workaround if your hinge plastic was...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-23-2015, 12:56 PM
Replies: 78
Sticky: 760 hpfp diy
Views: 10,669
Posted By Quad745
Forgive me for asking this question so late into...

Forgive me for asking this question so late into the game, but after attempting to fix the driver's side pump I have hit a snag in my understanding.

With the engine running, should fuel be coming...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-23-2015, 10:03 AM
Replies: 78
Sticky: 760 hpfp diy
Views: 10,669
Posted By Quad745
Ok I snagged some of these washers and I am going...

Ok I snagged some of these washers and I am going to attempt soon. I had the center machined down to the same measured size as the original. Here goes nothing...! You can see the original broken...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-21-2015, 08:30 PM
Replies: 78
Sticky: 760 hpfp diy
Views: 10,669
Posted By Quad745
This might be ignorant but in reviewing the...

This might be ignorant but in reviewing the diagram for the fuel pump/ actuator assembly I cant see that the broken washer really does anything except serve as a spacer. Therefore, I think I am going...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-20-2015, 11:33 AM
Replies: 78
Sticky: 760 hpfp diy
Views: 10,669
Posted By Quad745
Well, driver"s side is alot more tricky. Not just...

Well, driver"s side is alot more tricky. Not just for the tubing and oil dipstick... but check out the fractured brass ring...

On first inspection this diaphragm looked perfect when seated in the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-15-2015, 02:01 PM
Replies: 78
Sticky: 760 hpfp diy
Views: 10,669
Posted By Quad745
Went ahead and replaced the passenger side - no...

Went ahead and replaced the passenger side - no more leak. However, time to move to the driver's side next. Driver's side is shooting out gasoline at idle with the return hose removed; hoping that...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-23-2015, 03:56 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 54,158
Posted By Quad745
Have to say a huge THANK YOU for this write up....

Have to say a huge THANK YOU for this write up. My steering wheel would telescope but not move up and down, and was quoted a huge bill from BMW for a fix. Read this write up, gave the bolt mentioned...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-18-2015, 02:06 PM
Replies: 78
Sticky: 760 hpfp diy
Views: 10,669
Posted By Quad745
Thank you so much. I understand now. So it seems...

Thank you so much. I understand now. So it seems that BMW used the pentagon screws because they didn't anticipate that part of the HPFP ever being "serviceable" and they effectively didn't want...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-18-2015, 01:12 PM
Replies: 78
Sticky: 760 hpfp diy
Views: 10,669
Posted By Quad745
Thank you so much for your help. Am I correct in...

Thank you so much for your help. Am I correct in saying the size of the torx bolts are T30? I am trying currently to figure out the size of the pentagon bolts. It would be a good resource to add to...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-18-2015, 12:58 PM
Replies: 78
Sticky: 760 hpfp diy
Views: 10,669
Posted By Quad745
Are you talking about the hose that you labeled...

Are you talking about the hose that you labeled "2" on your picture? Just to be clear - the hose that you are referring to is NOT represented on this diagram, right? (I am sort of losing my...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-18-2015, 12:26 PM
Replies: 78
Sticky: 760 hpfp diy
Views: 10,669
Posted By Quad745
Another question: if the diaphragm is the true...

Another question: if the diaphragm is the true problem, should I see fuel leakage around the top of the pressure attenuator (around where the attenuator, the piece with 3 torx screws attaches to the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-18-2015, 11:35 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 55,871
Posted By Quad745
I am really afraid about getting yelled at for...

I am really afraid about getting yelled at for asking this, but is there a guide for removing the L7 amp?
Would it be fine if I just kept the car parked and left it missing the amp while it was...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-18-2015, 11:14 AM
Replies: 130
Views: 54,158
Posted By Quad745
Can anyone recommend the exact type of lubricant...

Can anyone recommend the exact type of lubricant recommended for this procedure? Could someone maybe condense this into a 1,2,3 step tutorial? I am going to try it soon and I feel like I understand...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-18-2015, 10:35 AM
Replies: 78
Sticky: 760 hpfp diy
Views: 10,669
Posted By Quad745
Does anyone know the size of those star-shaped...

Does anyone know the size of those star-shaped (torx?) bolts? I was trying to look into what tool I would need to properly loosen those.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-14-2015, 11:48 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,211
Posted By Quad745
Anyone heard of a fix for this particular issue....

Anyone heard of a fix for this particular issue. I am having the same problem, almost exactly as described in the original post. Car sometimes stalls at idle, not really a problem when warmed up, as...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-23-2015, 10:50 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 10,837
Posted By Quad745
Hello friends, sorry to bump this after so long. ...

Hello friends, sorry to bump this after so long.
I am wondering if possibly anyone knows exactly which fuse goes specifically to the front cigarette lighter (since 31, 32 and 43 are all listed). My...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-23-2015, 10:18 AM
Replies: 3,404
Views: 877,371
Posted By Quad745
Hello again everyone, been gone for awhile. 745Li...

Hello again everyone, been gone for awhile. 745Li is gone and now have the 760Li. Loving it.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-29-2011, 04:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 291
Posted By Quad745
Oh ghetto? Because it's a black dude? ...

Oh ghetto? Because it's a black dude?

::waits for backpedal::

http://i.imgur.com/T5c6E.jpg
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-29-2011, 04:04 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 291
Posted By Quad745
Lol you're making yourself look like the clear...

Lol you're making yourself look like the clear idiot here.

http://i.imgur.com/MTBrF.jpg
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-28-2011, 08:30 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 816
Posted By Quad745
Did you just say Walmart?

Did you just say Walmart?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-25-2011, 05:12 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,534
Posted By Quad745
What year is it? It's sad that our 7s are getting...

What year is it? It's sad that our 7s are getting to the point that they will be totaled out rather than fixed pretty soon. My damage to the rear quarter panel, rear passenger door and back tail lamp...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-22-2011, 09:45 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,131
Posted By Quad745
They always give me the current MY 5 series. It's...

They always give me the current MY 5 series. It's funny though, my friend (with a 2006 5 series) always got a 3.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-21-2011, 09:16 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,003
Posted By Quad745
+1 Also, I can tell you that...

+1





Also, I can tell you that the more specific information you provide, the better we can help. If you give only generic information, you will only get generic answers. So tell us exactly...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-21-2011, 07:14 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,627
Posted By Quad745
1. Where did you get them, were they checked for...

1. Where did you get them, were they checked for bends?
2. Were they balanced? Are they staggered properly?
3. Are you aligned?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-13-2011, 08:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,173
Posted By Quad745
I have seriously seen mint 2003's go for just...

I have seriously seen mint 2003's go for just about 10K. I think perhaps some people have found them even lower. +1 on being careful...
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