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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-26-2014, 08:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 369
Posted By wilk187
pics!

pics!
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 02-17-2014, 04:07 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,079
Posted By wilk187
dreyer & reinbold on the northside? I always...

dreyer & reinbold on the northside? I always gave them the "do not wash" becuase they jacked up a rim on my e38 years ago (although they paid for a new one). Tom is by far the best service manager...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-28-2014, 03:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 299
Posted By wilk187
wrapped carbon fiber? yes....not a big fan of the...

wrapped carbon fiber? yes....not a big fan of the flat...good luck tho :thumbup:
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-22-2014, 04:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 306
Posted By wilk187
MNEPIT :) just kidding..hahah

MNEPIT :) just kidding..hahah
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-31-2013, 03:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 429
Posted By wilk187
The shared platform doesn't necessary have any...

The shared platform doesn't necessary have any correlation between the drivetrain. they will share a platform aka frame primarily. Most manufacturers already share frames universally at this point.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-07-2013, 05:08 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,015
Posted By wilk187
Great mileage for an 07'...looks like your hood...

Great mileage for an 07'...looks like your hood needs fitted tho (gap in the Y-direction on the drivers side)..could just be the angle.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-23-2013, 07:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 725
Posted By wilk187
The majority of work on the 7 series any...

The majority of work on the 7 series any reputable mechanic can do, not just a BMW service tech. Anything involving modules or coding the car is another story....i had only changed oil on a car when...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 10-23-2013, 07:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 706
Posted By wilk187
reading is fundamental...the post in the link is...

reading is fundamental...the post in the link is for a right hand drive vehicle...the theory is the same though. you can modify the vent, but then you potentially end up with a bunch of heat going...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 10-22-2013, 06:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 706
Posted By wilk187
as of a couple years ago, there was not an...

as of a couple years ago, there was not an aftermarket screen that will fit without modifying the a/c vent behind the radio..i had a double din-touchscreen in my e38, but i took it out after about 3...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-16-2013, 06:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 442
Posted By wilk187
thanks, but i'm replacing a rear..process is a...

thanks, but i'm replacing a rear..process is a tad different.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-13-2013, 09:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 442
Posted By wilk187
bump...i've replaced hubs on my e38 and it was...

bump...i've replaced hubs on my e38 and it was pretty straight forward...Any writeups or tips?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-17-2013, 06:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 412
Posted By wilk187
wonder what the effect on the gearbox is???

wonder what the effect on the gearbox is???
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 09-08-2013, 02:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 505
Posted By wilk187
couldn't find it in a quick search, but try...

couldn't find it in a quick search, but try maximillion. Look around and you'll find it. they have every part on diagram, just like the dealer uses.
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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-22-2013, 06:08 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 709
Posted By wilk187
i'm assuming you're not going to school in iowa?...

i'm assuming you're not going to school in iowa? wtf are you gonna do with that thing in the winter? your 7 is pretty good in iowa winters..ask me how i know? :)
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-19-2013, 04:21 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 223
Posted By wilk187
Style 128 Rim help!!!

Guys, does anyone have a style 128 (just 1) for sale? i know there are a couple of full sets in classisfieds, but i recently cracked one and need a replacment. Wheelsandcaps is on backorder and i'm...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-18-2013, 04:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 451
Posted By wilk187
what plug you use is not nearly as critical as...

what plug you use is not nearly as critical as making sure you have the correct tools. the two plugs that are nearest the firewall are a bitch to get out unless you have the hands of a 6 year-old...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-18-2013, 04:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 474
Posted By wilk187
who gets "stuck" with a 7-series?? it's a...

who gets "stuck" with a 7-series?? it's a blessing :)
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-15-2013, 06:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 474
Posted By wilk187
tough to tell just by the number of miles if you...

tough to tell just by the number of miles if you need rotors or not...you can have them measured to find out, or just swap them out if/when you need front pads..you can also just reset the...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 08-11-2013, 05:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 274
Posted By wilk187
what is your next ride?

what is your next ride?
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-24-2013, 08:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,160
Posted By wilk187
That is a good question...your car is a 98' so...

That is a good question...your car is a 98' so i'm assuming you need new struts anyway! I'm really not sure if you can keep the stock springs and cut the cable only..i put Bilstein struts on mine and...
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-21-2013, 10:20 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,160
Posted By wilk187
even if you have SLS you can lower your 7...you...

even if you have SLS you can lower your 7...you just put in the struts and disconnect the EDC connections on the strut tower...i literally just cut the cable after i put new struts/springs on my...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-20-2013, 10:06 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 533
Posted By wilk187
i would probably need some samples of the 7series...

i would probably need some samples of the 7series specifically before i spent 300$ on it. the corvette looks good, but the other look pretty cheap.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-19-2013, 06:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 260
Posted By wilk187
upgrade or replacement? because nothing beats...

upgrade or replacement? because nothing beats ebay! :)
Forum: 7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001) 07-18-2013, 07:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,160
Posted By wilk187
if your power steering reservior calls for...

if your power steering reservior calls for "pentosin" on the lid (may have spelled it wrong...it's been awhile) and you have a button above the front cupholders that says "SLS" then you have self...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-17-2013, 03:16 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,757
Posted By wilk187
looks great!!!!!

looks great!!!!!
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