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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) Today, 07:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 300
Posted By A B Able Truck
This is just a wild guess but try cleaning the...

This is just a wild guess but try cleaning the range selector while the pan is off. It collects metal particles. On a BMW I think it's called a potentiometer - this switch tells the controller which...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) Today, 05:43 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 307
Posted By A B Able Truck
They already are - every other week or so we get...

They already are - every other week or so we get the ad for $2500 valve stem seals in many models - There are many forums out there that are nothing more then self serving platforms to sell ones...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-18-2014, 07:07 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 162
Posted By A B Able Truck
This may help - page 11 ...

This may help - page 11

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=350110&d=1353377936

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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-18-2014, 06:52 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 534
Posted By A B Able Truck
napa # bk 700-1006 465134

napa # bk 700-1006
465134
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-18-2014, 06:10 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 534
Posted By A B Able Truck
Get one of these to test your cooling system for...

Get one of these to test your cooling system for compression gases

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-17-2014, 12:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 605
Posted By A B Able Truck
464990 bmw

464990

bmw
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 09-17-2014, 07:24 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 685
Posted By A B Able Truck
What's the contact info for J&B Superior Auto...

What's the contact info for J&B Superior Auto Repair - Is he still highly recommended?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-15-2014, 07:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 181
Posted By A B Able Truck
Engine Oil Consumption Technical Service SI...

Engine Oil Consumption
Technical Service SI B11 03 13

MODEL: All

Information
All engines normally consume a certain amount of engine oil. This is necessary in order to properly lubricate the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-15-2014, 07:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 256
Posted By A B Able Truck
Info; ...

Info;

http://www.xoutpost.com/attachments/x5-e53-forum/31277d1237537503-crankcase-ventilation-system-oil-separator-now-covered-under-cpo-sib-11-01-07.pdf

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-15-2014, 09:15 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 206
Posted By A B Able Truck
4F86 Ratio-monitoring Symptom Circuit-monitoring ...

4F86 Ratio-monitoring Symptom Circuit-monitoring
Torque converter clutch open (Type of shift 2 after 1, shift 1 after 1,4F shift 3 after 4)

4F80 Ratio-monitoring Symptom gear-monitoring
Torque...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-14-2014, 09:31 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 12,623
Posted By A B Able Truck
Try this; ...

Try this;

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=768146

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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-14-2014, 07:51 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 559
Posted By A B Able Truck
They changed the wording to "Long Term" - ...

They changed the wording to "Long Term" -

http://www.exx.se/techinfo/docs/sib_170107.pdf

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-12-2014, 09:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 597
Posted By A B Able Truck
Found an interesting write up with good pointers;...

Found an interesting write up with good pointers;

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=341641

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=502467&highlight=

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-12-2014, 07:10 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 425
Posted By A B Able Truck
It has a 2 part radiator; The radiator is made...

It has a 2 part radiator;
The radiator is made from aluminum and is divided into a high-temperature section and a low-temperature section by a partition wall (see coolant circuit diagram). The...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-08-2014, 10:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 228
Posted By A B Able Truck
I added a second manual to post #4

I added a second manual to post #4
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-08-2014, 09:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 345
Posted By A B Able Truck
Engine Oil Consumption Technical Service SI...

Engine Oil Consumption
Technical Service SI B11 03 13

MODEL: All

Information
All engines normally consume a certain amount of engine oil. This is necessary in order to properly lubricate the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-08-2014, 07:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 228
Posted By A B Able Truck
Or try this - ...

Or try this -

https://www.cubbyusercontent.com/pl/LR3%2bworkshop%2bmanual/_fea250a5711943a885e54ed37cc7a7ed#LR3%20workshop%20manual

Or this;
...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-08-2014, 07:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 228
Posted By A B Able Truck
Other helpful info; DIY info - ...

Other helpful info;

DIY info -
http://www.xoutpost.com/bmw-sav-forums/x5-e70-forum/85145-dreaded-n62-4-8i-coolant-leak-merry-christmas.html
...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-08-2014, 03:41 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 62,595
Posted By A B Able Truck
Engine Oil Consumption Technical Service SI...

Engine Oil Consumption
Technical Service SI B11 03 13

MODEL: All

Information
All engines normally consume a certain amount of engine oil. This is necessary in order to properly lubricate the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-07-2014, 07:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 254
Posted By A B Able Truck
Is this the pin connection you're looking for?...

Is this the pin connection you're looking for? (under vehicle above rear of trans. pan) -

http://www.thectsc.com/images/pdf/6_speed_sleeve_replacement.pdf

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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-05-2014, 03:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 523
Posted By A B Able Truck
I'm in the same boat - I will first double check...

I'm in the same boat - I will first double check my fluid level (trans. needs to be level with engine running) - here is some good info;
...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-03-2014, 08:59 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,006
Posted By A B Able Truck
You shouldn't have a strong vacuum - it should be...

You shouldn't have a strong vacuum - it should be very slight - unless your valvetronics aren't working, then it reverts to conventional throttle valve operation. But then if your CCVs are working...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-03-2014, 08:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 361
Posted By A B Able Truck
Rather then wasting time talking about your...

Rather then wasting time talking about your issues & guessing - take 15 minutes to check/change the CCV diaphragms and check/change the CCV hoses. See if it corrects the problem.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-03-2014, 06:20 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,006
Posted By A B Able Truck
A shop should give you a plan of attack and you...

A shop should give you a plan of attack and you need some preliminary info (Start with the least expensive) Is there oil in the intake? Are you loosing coolant, with no external leaks? etc.

You...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-30-2014, 01:17 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,006
Posted By A B Able Truck
+1 This should have been the first thing checked...

+1 This should have been the first thing checked and repaired
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