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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-05-2015, 08:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 425
Posted By pedro2u
I thought I read that the carriers won't enable...

I thought I read that the carriers won't enable the older phones that aren't 911 and GPS compatible. Do you know if this phone is capable? I know in my 02 when I bought it used, they wouldn't...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-04-2015, 12:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 263
Posted By pedro2u
That's the common staggered configuration size...

That's the common staggered configuration size for these cars. Wider in the back. But it's still 32/35 no matter what size. See the tire pressure chart from my owners manual attached. Yours should...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-04-2015, 11:50 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 263
Posted By pedro2u
You don't need to change tire pressure. You...

You don't need to change tire pressure. You should be running 32 in front 35 in the rear all the time. I assume you've got all season tires on? Your car won't even move in the snow with summer...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-31-2015, 02:51 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 573
Posted By pedro2u
I bought mine 3 years ago on ebay for $320...

I bought mine 3 years ago on ebay for $320 including shipping. Most of the ebay ads give the mileage from the donor vehicle and some kind of warranty. Mine's still going strong
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-31-2015, 09:54 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 323
Posted By pedro2u
never changed mine, but: ...

never changed mine, but:

http://www.fixya.com/cars/t13675823-camshaft_position_sensor_located_2004
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-29-2015, 02:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 299
Posted By pedro2u
I haven't done this on mine, but here's the...

I haven't done this on mine, but here's the instructions from TIS for the N62 :drive:
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-19-2015, 06:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 234
Posted By pedro2u
this one shows the cats ...

this one shows the cats

http://www.realoem.com/bmw/partgrp.do?model=GL63&mospid=47777&hg=18
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-19-2015, 09:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 234
Posted By pedro2u
here's a website with the exhaust diagram ...

here's a website with the exhaust diagram
...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-16-2015, 05:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 313
Posted By pedro2u
and here's some good reading to back up what...

and here's some good reading to back up what csmeance was concerned about. IT's not just about fit

http://parker-imports.net/tires-brakes/
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-16-2015, 04:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 313
Posted By pedro2u
also, as a Vermonter (I'm in NH) we need snow...

also, as a Vermonter (I'm in NH) we need snow tires for 4 or 6 months out of the year and it's a pain (and not cheap) to change over to your summer tires and back every 6 months with only one set of...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-16-2015, 11:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 313
Posted By pedro2u
here's a tire size calculator that will give you...

here's a tire size calculator that will give you a feel for the difference between those 2 tires. The 255/30's should be just slightly wider
...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-10-2015, 07:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 258
Posted By pedro2u
just saying, that's not what Wuffles was showing...

just saying, that's not what Wuffles was showing in his pictures when he asked for help identifying the part. I must have missed something.............
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-10-2015, 01:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 258
Posted By pedro2u
The actuator is shown on the left side of his...

The actuator is shown on the left side of his picture. I believe he asked about the part that goes in that empty hole to the left of the gas cap, not the actuator. But you make me want to go out...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-09-2015, 12:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 258
Posted By pedro2u
For my car, I found this in TIS. Cover Bowl?

For my car, I found this in TIS. Cover Bowl?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-09-2015, 09:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 258
Posted By pedro2u
I have a 745 but the part looks like mine. So I...

I have a 745 but the part looks like mine. So I just popped it out (it's pretty loose in the hole) and here's a few pictures of it. The hose on it is about 2" long and the other end is not...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-11-2014, 10:43 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 13,745
Posted By pedro2u
good luck, hide your wallet!

good luck, hide your wallet!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-11-2014, 09:15 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 13,745
Posted By pedro2u
For starters, you need to be able to put the...

For starters, you need to be able to put the window up and down to use this procedure. Sounds like if yours in not operating at all you've got bigger problems unfortunately :(
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-10-2014, 02:34 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 13,745
Posted By pedro2u
My front passenger window just got the "power...

My front passenger window just got the "power window not initialized" fault yesterday and was only going up and down in 3 inch intervals.

I followed the Tech-Freak post for initialization (I've...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-27-2014, 06:31 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,099
Posted By pedro2u
see the tip by Bondheli (#2 in the thread). Once...

see the tip by Bondheli (#2 in the thread). Once you see this, you'll have no issue

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=449238&highlight=ignitor

:drive:
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-17-2014, 07:36 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 173
Posted By pedro2u
It's almost always just the hood sensor up near...

It's almost always just the hood sensor up near the firewall. Easy 5 min fix. Part's about $20

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=537598&highlight=hood+sensor:drive:
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-06-2014, 03:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 580
Posted By pedro2u
you mean serpentine belt........ :dunno: I...

you mean serpentine belt........ :dunno: I believe our cars have a timing chain (2 of them)
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-28-2014, 09:13 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 711
Posted By pedro2u
Update: I struggled with this and couldn't...

Update: I struggled with this and couldn't figure out how to pull the display out of the dash because it would stick on the bezel/vent that sits in front of the display. So I never finished the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-11-2014, 07:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,326
Posted By pedro2u
This thread just saved me $400+. My passenger...

This thread just saved me $400+. My passenger side headlight burned out last year and I attempted to swap the ignitors to debug it. I could only get one of the ignitors back on so I took it to my...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-27-2014, 04:43 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,631
Posted By pedro2u
I run Blizzacks. They're great in snow

I run Blizzacks. They're great in snow
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-26-2014, 01:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 350
Posted By pedro2u
I have an 02 745i and purchased the BTUM 8000...

I have an 02 745i and purchased the BTUM 8000 module to add my phone. I have an iPhone 4S and it works fine. Does your car have this added? You made need the BTUM 9000 based on year. It installs...
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