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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-11-2014, 09:43 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 128
Posted By 10Go
Question Idrive Warnings

All,

Is there a site or does anyone have a list/pictures of all the idrive warnings? The owners manual doesn't list/show them.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-22-2013, 06:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 351
Posted By 10Go
Gentlemen, Thanks for your advice. The...

Gentlemen,

Thanks for your advice. The problem has been solved. I told the part back to the dealer and explained what happened. Long story short, I was given the wrong part. Lesson learned,...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-20-2013, 12:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 351
Posted By 10Go
It broke when I tried. When the sensor was placed...

It broke when I tried. When the sensor was placed on the pad connected to the piston, it broke. Im aware that it could only go on one of two ways. I'm asking to see a picture, not a sarcastic...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-20-2013, 09:39 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 351
Posted By 10Go
Front Brake Sensor

Does someone have a picture of how your FBS should look installed when doing a front brake DIY? its "L" shaped and I thought the wire would follow that way over the caliper. Well, it broke. Does it...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-02-2013, 08:59 AM
Replies: 311
Views: 25,571
Posted By 10Go
At Idle, windows down I can smell coolant. ...

At Idle, windows down I can smell coolant.

Also when driving in Sport mode, the car shifts from 1st to 2nd HARD. (Throws you forward when shifting from first to second) and down shifting isnt...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-14-2013, 07:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 438
Posted By 10Go
Thanks. If I were looking for that "weep...

Thanks.

If I were looking for that "weep hole" leak, where would I look?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-14-2013, 05:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 438
Posted By 10Go
Coolant Smell

While at idle or at a light I can smell coolant. I light smell. Its almost like something is hot. I have checked for leaks in the front around the main hose. The only thing I visibly see is dried...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-09-2013, 02:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,096
Posted By 10Go
•••Update••***8...

•••Update•••

On returning the 7 again for the mystery message the dealer says they have REALLY found the problem. The vehicle has a bad CAS module. A...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-09-2013, 01:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,096
Posted By 10Go
That's true what your saying and I've been...

That's true what your saying and I've been keeping an eye on what the dealership has been replacing. I swear I feel like its a game they are playing to make more money. For example, If i say the...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 01-28-2013, 12:11 PM
Replies: 0
E65/E66 Style 126
Views: 259
Posted By 10Go
Style 126

***Wanted***

Set of Chrome style 126.

Let me know.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-22-2013, 01:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 553
Posted By 10Go
I wanted to ask the question, so im glad you did....

I wanted to ask the question, so im glad you did. Mine seem to be on all the time aswell, be it cloudy or not. I was thinking the lights were on a timer with the clock or something. The reason i...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-21-2013, 02:49 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,096
Posted By 10Go
••Update•• Got...

••Update••

Got the car back from the dealer. They replaced the "Mechatronics sleeve". The car now shifts and seems to drive better.

We shall see. (Evil Stewie...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-14-2013, 11:15 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,096
Posted By 10Go
I have a favor to ask you guys... I'm trying...

I have a favor to ask you guys...

I'm trying to get to the bottom of my "The transmission automatically shifts into P when the car is switched off. Please contact your BMW center." message....
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-07-2013, 05:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 774
Posted By 10Go
Thanks for the helpful information. I hit 100k...

Thanks for the helpful information. I hit 100k today.:eek:
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-07-2013, 01:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 774
Posted By 10Go
Does anyone have a Check list for the 100K...

Does anyone have a Check list for the 100K maintenance? Also does anyone have a DIY on changing brake fluid??
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-07-2013, 01:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,096
Posted By 10Go
***Update*** The dealership replaced the...

***Update***
The dealership replaced the battery (again) and said it was bad. That was the cause of my tranny issue. And also per the BMW Tech, the reason I got the "The transmission automatically...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-09-2012, 03:53 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,096
Posted By 10Go
That's what madding. They replaced the battery...

That's what madding. They replaced the battery and today that message came up on the Idrive again. I can't say it's a money game. I have a warranty on it but having had complained about this for...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-09-2012, 03:09 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,096
Posted By 10Go
Idrive Message

Hello all.
So I got the car back from the dealer for my "recharge battery" message, radio that comes on at will and my transmission bumping and clunking along with this message in the idrive "The...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-01-2012, 06:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 600
Posted By 10Go
Battery,Transmission and Dubstep

Hello all.

My seven is/has been doing strange things. It’s been a year (clapping) AND the car has been incredible to drive. It’s started again with the bump and thump of the transmission when...
Forum: Dealer Feedback / Vehicle Problems 09-25-2012, 10:26 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 844
Posted By 10Go
Hard Shifts, Audio Cut and Service Miles

I’ve taken my 7 in for these issues. I get the car back today and BMW of Roseville CA says:
“The hard shifting was because my Trans fluid was low.” The car was sent to them for the same issue 3...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 09-24-2012, 10:29 AM
Replies: 1
E65/E66 Wanted
Views: 277
Posted By 10Go
Wanted

If anyone has a set of chrome 126 Style they want to sell or give away let me know. I'm also looking for a set of VVSCV3 as well.
Forum: Off-Topic 08-15-2012, 01:44 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,317
Posted By 10Go
Saw a Pontiac G8 GT. It look like a faux 04 5...

Saw a Pontiac G8 GT. It look like a faux 04 5 series. Man could this thing move. Could have been all the noise from that V8. The 7 is soo quite in comparison. It was okay though.
Forum: Off-Topic 08-15-2012, 08:43 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,317
Posted By 10Go
Good Eye! LOL:rofl:

Good Eye! LOL:rofl:
Forum: Off-Topic 08-14-2012, 01:11 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,317
Posted By 10Go
That's true. (cars age). Just takes tye fun out...

That's true. (cars age). Just takes tye fun out of those "on ramp" blasts. Vehicles are getting better bit with technology taking the fun and personality out of the new cars and the cost of...
Forum: Off-Topic 08-13-2012, 02:03 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,317
Posted By 10Go
Test Drove a z06, that thing seem to never run...

Test Drove a z06, that thing seem to never run out of breath! GTO's right now are at a good price.
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