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Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 03-25-2017, 11:07 AM
Replies: 4,417
Views: 238,784
Posted By Jerry 745Li
May I please have a link to download ISTA+? ...

May I please have a link to download ISTA+?

Thank you,
Jerry
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 03-20-2017, 07:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 249
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Stay Away

Stay away from the Hybrid and any F0x with a V8. See here for info on the hybrid battery problem --> http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=968814

Jerry
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 03-15-2017, 01:02 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,203
Posted By Jerry 745Li
If the Hybrid battery was depleted then the car...

If the Hybrid battery was depleted then the car is supposed to indicate that. The "Hybrid Malfunction "refers to some other problem with the hybrid system that you would have to determine by...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 03-13-2017, 06:59 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,203
Posted By Jerry 745Li
If you pulled the battery then you had to...

If you pulled the battery then you had to disconnect the coolant lines which means you will have to charge the AC system after reinstallation. Also, if you read the description of the battery in the...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 03-12-2017, 05:02 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,203
Posted By Jerry 745Li
The hybrid battery is around 100 volts so I don't...

The hybrid battery is around 100 volts so I don't think you can direct charge that. That battery is a part of a bigger unit which contains freon lines running from the air conditioner compressor to...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 03-12-2017, 02:31 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,203
Posted By Jerry 745Li
@Robin750: Can the original poster pull the DTC...

@Robin750: Can the original poster pull the DTC trouble codes from the hidden menu? That would provide a little more info as to what really is malfunctioning with the hybrid system.

Jerry
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 03-12-2017, 02:09 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,203
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Are there any more details in iDrive about the...

Are there any more details in iDrive about the Hybrid Malfunction? May not be battery related at all. But you mentioned the dealer said the hybrid battery needs replacing. Is there another dealer...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 03-12-2017, 12:05 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,203
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Save a copy of the Complete Hybrid technical...

Save a copy of the Complete Hybrid technical specs for the F04 attached to this thread. I was unable to copy and paste from the PDF so go to page 86 under section 6.3.2 and you may find that...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 03-12-2017, 06:32 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,203
Posted By Jerry 745Li
There is a proprt procedure

I had documentation that described the jumping procedure when the hybrid battery is dead. You would charge the battery or hook jumper cables to another vehicle, then do something to activate the...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 03-12-2017, 06:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 518
Posted By Jerry 745Li
BRAKE PAD MAINTENANCE SERVICES: BRAKE DISC...

BRAKE PAD MAINTENANCE SERVICES: BRAKE DISC RESURFACING
GUIDELINES
TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETIN
Reference Number(s): SI B34 10 16, Date of Issue: December 2016
BMW:
All; With Standard Brake...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 01-03-2017, 10:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 482
Posted By Jerry 745Li
The gas tank has two reservoirs. A sensor in...

The gas tank has two reservoirs. A sensor in each side calculates the total gas left. One of your sensors has failed. In the older E65/E66 this was easily replaced by removing the back seat...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 11-21-2016, 05:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 599
Posted By Jerry 745Li
I'd steer away from the hybrid

I have a 2012 Hybrid 7 which has been trouble free thus far but sadly I know it will let me down eventually. The 2013 models have a different hybrid system than the 10-12 models changing from the V8...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 11-10-2016, 04:58 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,135
Posted By Jerry 745Li
That's promising.

That's promising.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 11-09-2016, 11:26 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,135
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Who has the most miles?

Back when I was active on the e65/66 threads someone started a post asking who had the highest mileage as well as each member describing what problems they had. From that data we were able to...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 10-15-2016, 03:25 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,895
Posted By Jerry 745Li
TSB si b84 06 16

You would have to take it to the dealer if it falls under TSB si b84 06 16. The corrective action is 6 pages long. Here is a snippet

BMW ONLINE NON-FUNCTIONAL: CHECK ICC-ID IN ACCOUNT
TECHNICAL...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 10-11-2016, 02:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 798
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Yes it does, as long as the certification process...

Yes it does, as long as the certification process was completed by a dealer before the car went to auction. I confirmed this when looking a few years ago. Too bad I don't have 65K just lying...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 10-10-2016, 07:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 798
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Would love this Alpina

http://www.eimports4less.com/detail-2013-bmw-7_series-certified_alpina_b7_xdrive_lwb_awd_sedan-used-15130617.html
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 10-07-2016, 12:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 647
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Can you open an East Coast location please :-)

Can you open an East Coast location please :-)
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 10-07-2016, 12:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 564
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Which USB port? Glove box or center console? ...

Which USB port? Glove box or center console?
How is the USB formatted? FAT32, NTFS?
What do you have on the flash drive? .mp3?
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 10-02-2016, 07:43 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,683
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Actually, the 2010-2012 Active Hybrid 7 uses a...

Actually, the 2010-2012 Active Hybrid 7 uses a modified version of the N62 engine that brought the horsepower to 455 from 400 and added an 8 speed transmission that the non-hybrids did not get. The...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 09-29-2016, 06:23 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,641
Posted By Jerry 745Li
And once you learn how to code you can figure out...

And once you learn how to code you can figure out how to apply the map updates for free, which I've been doing for the past few years :-)
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 09-29-2016, 06:13 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,683
Posted By Jerry 745Li
The air conditioning uses the high voltage...

The air conditioning uses the high voltage system. It uses an electric compressor, not belt driven. The AC is piped to the high voltage battery to cool it. So I will assume if one fails so will...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 09-29-2016, 05:55 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,428
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Noise is normal, I hear the same as you. Timing...

Noise is normal, I hear the same as you. Timing chain would only be replaced as part of the CCP if it failed a test that checked for stretching. Mine was replaced. Put the last 7 of your VIN into...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 09-26-2016, 01:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 453
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Yep, Still living on the edge. 61K miles on my...

Yep, Still living on the edge. 61K miles on my 2012. Just had 2 coils go bad so I replaced all the plugs and coils. While my daughter is in college I've been driving her MDX to keep the miles down...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 09-18-2016, 05:01 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,922
Posted By Jerry 745Li
I didn't type my response clearly enough. Any...

I didn't type my response clearly enough. Any current Tesla owner can pay $20,000 for a battery upgrade to turn their P85 or P90 into a P100,

Jer
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