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Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 07-01-2015, 05:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 556
Posted By csmeance
how many miles? Is the oil level low? How much...

how many miles? Is the oil level low? How much oil does it burn while driving?

Check the fuel pressure and make sure it's ok. I know my 760 is very picky with fuel and I must use 93 Octane and...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 06-30-2015, 03:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 318
Posted By csmeance
My 760 burned 1 quart after 7K miles with 105K on...

My 760 burned 1 quart after 7K miles with 105K on it. It's not 450HP but it's fairly close. Tigher tolerances and other tech advances shouldn't allow for 1 quart per 1000 miles. Think of all the oil...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-25-2015, 09:08 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 201
Posted By csmeance
BMW runs these cars way to hot. I would...

BMW runs these cars way to hot. I would personally switch out to the 80 or 90C thermostat you can buy off ebay to help it run cooler. Or you could just drill a hole in the thermostat to allow some...
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 06-23-2015, 06:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 458
Posted By csmeance
More than likely they are trying to sell the high...

More than likely they are trying to sell the high volume seller Li models before producing the slow selling short wheel base models. I believe this was also done with the introduction of the F02 and...
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 06-23-2015, 06:12 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 704
Posted By csmeance
many of the pre-production cars have small...

many of the pre-production cars have small variances that may or may not be on the actual production models. I would wait until we see actual photos of the G11 hitting the dealer with various...
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 06-23-2015, 06:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 437
Posted By csmeance
Many folks who use the 7-series for work will...

Many folks who use the 7-series for work will have drivers such a lawyers who need to travel to meet clients who are within a short distance.

Those who drive the 7-series for enjoyment wouldn't...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 06-23-2015, 05:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 389
Posted By csmeance
there was a guy with an E65 that put on 17's for...

there was a guy with an E65 that put on 17's for a much taller profile. The car looked meh but it got the job done.

I'd honestly recommend getting 18's so you don't have to worry about snow and...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 06-23-2015, 05:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 648
Posted By csmeance
Highly doubt it's the control arms. The...

Highly doubt it's the control arms.

The guibo joint is a shock absorber that is supposed to mask vibrations and shifts. They fail prematurely since the trans is shifting harsher and harsher....
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 06-23-2015, 05:32 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,269
Posted By csmeance
That's pretty much the base markup on a 7-series...

That's pretty much the base markup on a 7-series over invoice.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 06-23-2015, 05:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 391
Posted By csmeance
they will stick out really far on the F01/02 as...

they will stick out really far on the F01/02 as it has way different offsets than the E65/66
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 06-22-2015, 03:59 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 232
Posted By csmeance
get some of this Honda lubricant and put it...

get some of this Honda lubricant and put it anywhere you think there is a squeak including door seals. I use it on my sunroof seals, window channels, etc.
...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-22-2015, 03:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 308
Posted By csmeance
what do you mean by engine support bar?

what do you mean by engine support bar?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-21-2015, 08:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 407
Posted By csmeance
You'll probably wear the guibo joint out faster...

You'll probably wear the guibo joint out faster and as well will wear the trans fluid faster. I wouldn't be surprised if you get the "rear ended" feeling when going to 1st gear, faster than other...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-21-2015, 05:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 385
Posted By csmeance
connect a multimeter on the miliamps to the...

connect a multimeter on the miliamps to the battery in series with the rest of the car. So it should be Battery-> Meter -> rest of car (on the power side) DO NOT ATTEMPT TO START THE CAR!

Close...
Forum: Off-Topic 06-13-2015, 03:18 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 658
Posted By csmeance
Advisor should be overnighting that check to you...

Advisor should be overnighting that check to you via FedEx. If they aren't you should fire them. Give a chance for them to make it right.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 05-30-2015, 03:54 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 267
Posted By csmeance
Yes, you get everything if you buy #1. You can...

Yes, you get everything if you buy #1. You can buy #7, #8 and #9 separately, look for the part no on realoem.com
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-22-2015, 06:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 304
Posted By csmeance
You'll have to use some sort of device like an...

You'll have to use some sort of device like an MP3 player. You can pickup any sort of player very cheaply at any electronics store. Won't be the most user friendly but'll work. You can also buy a...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-21-2015, 03:21 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 967
Posted By csmeance
the remanuf. transmission will likely come from a...

the remanuf. transmission will likely come from a trans shop that specializes in rebuilding them. The new trans from BMW will def. be a better option but I don't think it is for the money. Let the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-06-2015, 10:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 453
Posted By csmeance
Conventional oil needs to be changed 1x a year...

Conventional oil needs to be changed 1x a year since it becomes acidic. I wouldn't be surprised if the acidic oil damaged the bearing
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-04-2015, 09:01 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,375
Posted By csmeance
this is a common issue with Direct Injection...

this is a common issue with Direct Injection Engines. I've heard good things about seafoam/deep creep.

Also a quick search on google got me this:...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-03-2015, 11:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 411
Posted By csmeance
sounds like a vacuum leak

sounds like a vacuum leak
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 05-02-2015, 08:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 478
Posted By csmeance
wheelsandcaps.com

wheelsandcaps.com
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-18-2015, 11:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 268
Posted By csmeance
install the alcantara headliner from a 760 from a...

install the alcantara headliner from a 760 from a salvage/junk yard :bigpimp:
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-15-2015, 02:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 778
Posted By csmeance
I'm glad they took care of a good chunk of the...

I'm glad they took care of a good chunk of the work :thumbup:

Like I said earlier, the flex disk only masks the issues. I'm surprised they covered it but either way it's a good thing!

The...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 04-10-2015, 02:14 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,577
Posted By csmeance
I would suggest the 3M Crystaliline 90% rather...

I would suggest the 3M Crystaliline 90% rather than the 70%. If you are in a car accident and the tint is seen, more often than not the insurance company can reject your claim bc tinting the whole...
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