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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-16-2014, 04:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 393
Posted By kjruben
+1 The mechatronic/valve body needs to be...

+1

The mechatronic/valve body needs to be prgrammed to your car.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-29-2014, 01:18 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,018
Posted By kjruben
The mechatronics are coded to the car, but you...

The mechatronics are coded to the car, but you can still install a used one as long as you programmed it to your car. The only thing with that is that not all INDY have the software to do that.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-21-2014, 01:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 358
Posted By kjruben
What are symptoms of the CCV going bad?

What are symptoms of the CCV going bad?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-16-2014, 04:29 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,282
Posted By kjruben
How much did you spend on the mechatronic and...

How much did you spend on the mechatronic and where did you get it from?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-19-2014, 02:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 361
Posted By kjruben
I'm the 2nd owner and so far there is no evidence...

I'm the 2nd owner and so far there is no evidence of the tranmission service ever being done, so I can only assume that it always had the EOM transmission fluid.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-19-2014, 01:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 361
Posted By kjruben
I was finally able to put back in the sealing...

I was finally able to put back in the sealing sleeve in the transmission. I must say that was the hardest part I found in changing out the mechatronic adapter and sealing sleeve. I filled her up with...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-13-2014, 10:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 361
Posted By kjruben
Thanks guys, I'm hoping that it was just low on...

Thanks guys, I'm hoping that it was just low on fluid. Once I can get the sleeve back in there and fill with fluid I'll see how she runs. I just don't have a good view of the sleeve opening when...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-12-2014, 01:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 361
Posted By kjruben
Transmission service help

Hello guys, my car started slipping and going into Transmission Failsafe mode, decided to service it and change out the famous mechatronic adapter and sleeve seal. I used the intructions I found here...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-06-2014, 01:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 263
Posted By kjruben
It's most likely your Mechatronic adapter. There...

It's most likely your Mechatronic adapter. There are several posts on here with information on this.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-28-2014, 01:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 507
Posted By kjruben
Hello, the mechatronic adapter and sleeve are 2...

Hello, the mechatronic adapter and sleeve are 2 separate parts. The mechatronic adapter is the square seal that's between the mechatronic and transmission body. The mechatronic sleeve is a round...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-12-2014, 05:42 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 439
Posted By kjruben
Changing out the filter w/regulator is fairly...

Changing out the filter w/regulator is fairly easy and it's good to change periodically. Have you checked the fuel pump and it's hoses? It could be that you are loosing pressure causing the long...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-29-2014, 06:10 PM
Replies: 212
Views: 17,578
Posted By kjruben
Sure...not a problem. I'm in Bonita so we're...

Sure...not a problem. I'm in Bonita so we're close by. Send me a pm and we can make arrangements. :thumbup:
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-29-2014, 01:19 PM
Replies: 212
Views: 17,578
Posted By kjruben
You'll be fine. I'm not good at soldering and I...

You'll be fine. I'm not good at soldering and I was able to do this. Love having the aux option.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-27-2013, 10:48 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,469
Posted By kjruben
+1 I too contemplated buying the MTEC3 but...

+1

I too contemplated buying the MTEC3 but felt that $200 for a set was too much. I went with the "7W Cree" bulbs and really can't complain. Of course they're probably not as bright as the MTEC's...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-27-2013, 10:43 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 584
Posted By kjruben
It could be that the thickness of the pad already...

It could be that the thickness of the pad already reached the pad sensor, so no matter how many times you reset it it won't stay. Just make sure to change the wear sensor when you do your brake job....
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-26-2013, 10:12 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 344
Posted By kjruben
My car is starting doing that and I was thinking...

My car is starting doing that and I was thinking it was probably the in-tank fuel pump. Does anyone know if they sell the hose without the pump?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-25-2013, 05:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 779
Posted By kjruben
In regards to your brake light, did you change...

In regards to your brake light, did you change your brake sensors? If you didn't that might be the reason why your brake light is on.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-13-2013, 12:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 901
Posted By kjruben
So which one is it, does it crank or does it not...

So which one is it, does it crank or does it not crank? Your subject title states no crank, but based on your statement it appears it cranks but no start. If it's the later, it could be your fuel...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-17-2013, 04:15 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,125
Posted By kjruben
I did, but the site only gives me the part# for...

I did, but the site only gives me the part# for the fuel pump. I'm not sure that it includes the hoses as well. It appears the repair kit listed above has the hoses as well as the pump.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-17-2013, 01:13 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,125
Posted By kjruben
Hi guys, I'm having similar issues with the long...

Hi guys, I'm having similar issues with the long starts when the car has sat for a while, and also hesitation as if I'm running out of gas the first few minutes after start. After the car is warm she...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-17-2013, 12:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 586
Posted By kjruben
What LED did you replace the AE with? I'm wanting...

What LED did you replace the AE with? I'm wanting to change out my AE bulbs but not looking to spend the $200 for MTEC's.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-15-2013, 01:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 834
Posted By kjruben
I sent you a PM.

I sent you a PM.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-04-2013, 01:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 853
Posted By kjruben
Thanks GC358 for coming back and letting us know...

Thanks GC358 for coming back and letting us know what fixed the problem. I'm sure this will come in handy to other members..
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-30-2013, 01:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 391
Posted By kjruben
+1. Before guessing the best bet would be to have...

+1. Before guessing the best bet would be to have the codes read. This will give you a better lead as to what is going wrong.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-30-2013, 01:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 797
Posted By kjruben
If your car is still covered under warranty then...

If your car is still covered under warranty then it might be worth the expense of the additional miles for AAA to tow. If not, then you're better off doing it yourself. It's a bit involved but not...
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