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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-30-2014, 06:38 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,611
Posted By OrgBimmerDude
MOPAULY, I just had mine changed 4...

MOPAULY,

I just had mine changed 4 months ago. Oem on all my windows says plukington ( I think that's how you spell it) it's all made in Germany and that's what they replaced it as and it's...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-30-2014, 06:38 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,611
Posted By OrgBimmerDude
MOPAULY, I just had mine changed 4...

MOPAULY,

I just had mine changed 4 months ago. Oem on all my windows says plukington ( I think that's how you spell it) it's all made in Germany and that's what they replaced it as and it's...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-26-2012, 02:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 977
Posted By OrgBimmerDude
Also, just a thought, it could be your ASK unit...

Also, just a thought, it could be your ASK unit going bad or gone bad... Check that out as well... its not a serious issue, but annoying one for sure... GOOD LUCK
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-26-2012, 09:24 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,360
Posted By OrgBimmerDude
No harsh downshifts, everything is smooth as...

No harsh downshifts, everything is smooth as silk... Shifting is fine, just once in a while I get the hiccup, annoying, but at least its not and daily thing..
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-26-2012, 09:17 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,360
Posted By OrgBimmerDude
Hey, thanks for all the information......

Hey, thanks for all the information... Mechtronics and sleeve have been changed and at the same time, filter and pan and fluid have been changed at the dealer.. They actually recommended it to all be...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-24-2012, 03:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,360
Posted By OrgBimmerDude
Transmission Hiccup????

Hello Everyone,

Vehicle type is a 2004 745li bmw v-8 6 speed transmission. when the car is in 5th gear the car hiccups like it wants to up shift but then does not. it cause the car it jerk every 3...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-12-2012, 02:32 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 29,094
Posted By OrgBimmerDude
This is scary... I mean does BMW have anything in...

This is scary... I mean does BMW have anything in line to rectify the problem?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-27-2012, 05:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,788
Posted By OrgBimmerDude
Have you checked your spark plugs????

Have you checked your spark plugs????
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-23-2012, 11:00 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 590
Posted By OrgBimmerDude
I had the same issue... Turned out to be my A/C...

I had the same issue... Turned out to be my A/C compressor.... It was going bad and made a rattle sound on low RPM... Changed it out, and now its super quiet.... Hope this helps you...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-01-2011, 07:22 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,355
Posted By OrgBimmerDude
I agree with regards to high maintainance. But...

I agree with regards to high maintainance. But lets not blow it out of porportion. When buying a car with high miles, you are taking a huge risk, bottom line. So The last guy drove the car into the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-06-2011, 04:34 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,142
Posted By OrgBimmerDude
Do the conti dws. Ihave them and love them.

Do the conti dws. Ihave them and love them.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-25-2011, 07:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,208
Posted By OrgBimmerDude
Thanks for the venting session. But im going to...

Thanks for the venting session. But im going to disagree with you on this subject. I still believe that you had some idiots at some dealer deal with your car, which in return, messd up everything. My...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-25-2011, 07:05 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,202
Posted By OrgBimmerDude
Nice ride pat, congrats!

Nice ride pat, congrats!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-16-2011, 11:14 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 732
Posted By OrgBimmerDude
Check your A/C compressor. Mine did the same, I...

Check your A/C compressor. Mine did the same, I thought it was the engine, but it ended up being the A/C... Once I changed it, the noise went away... FYI...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-12-2011, 04:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,002
Posted By OrgBimmerDude
Yes, its like about 20 to 30 sec.... Then it does...

Yes, its like about 20 to 30 sec.... Then it does go away... Very weird. So it is then normal? Anyone know why this even happens? Thanks again for all your input....
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-12-2011, 02:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,002
Posted By OrgBimmerDude
Please let me know what you come up with... Thanks

Please let me know what you come up with... Thanks
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-12-2011, 01:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,002
Posted By OrgBimmerDude
Engine shakes upon start up???

I sometimes get this engine shake after start up. It even shakes when I'm slowly backing out of the drive way. I can make it shake in park if rev it to about 1500 rpm... Its a small shake but is...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-11-2011, 04:14 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 854
Posted By OrgBimmerDude
WOW! Sounds to me we have a dealer that just...

WOW! Sounds to me we have a dealer that just really doesn't want to work with the customer. I'd bit*& up a storm.... Don't give up until someone helps you...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-11-2011, 01:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,015
Posted By OrgBimmerDude
Ok, how many miles do you have on the car?

Ok, how many miles do you have on the car?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-11-2011, 11:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,015
Posted By OrgBimmerDude
Smagana, first off, bad move on adding that...

Smagana, first off, bad move on adding that garbage into your engine. Secondly, Don't know what a "vanished" is (sorry can't help you with that) and 3rd, if you changed your oil a month ago, how can...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-10-2011, 06:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 868
Posted By OrgBimmerDude
I have the same issue. Anyone know what it my be?

I have the same issue. Anyone know what it my be?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-08-2011, 10:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,136
Posted By OrgBimmerDude
Just throwing this out there.... sounds like a...

Just throwing this out there.... sounds like a battery issue! Maybe alternater, battery or both.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-08-2011, 10:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 651
Posted By OrgBimmerDude
Sorry to hear about your issue. Have you checked...

Sorry to hear about your issue. Have you checked your battery?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-08-2011, 06:31 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,417
Posted By OrgBimmerDude
youtube all german pipe.... u will save thousands.

youtube all german pipe.... u will save thousands.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-06-2011, 01:11 PM
Replies: 311
Views: 26,940
Posted By OrgBimmerDude
I have the 7 now for 2 years, and the only items...

I have the 7 now for 2 years, and the only items that I have had a problem that needed replacement was my A/C compressor, it was making a rattle noise. The mechtronic sleeve issue, and this weird...
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