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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-27-2011, 03:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,078
Posted By joekahng
the KBB trade in value was around $9500.00 ...

the KBB trade in value was around $9500.00
lexus, bmw dealer offered me $6000.
benz dealer wouldnt buy it. they had a policy for not taking in trades that had over 100k miles.
i was lucky...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-27-2011, 11:00 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,078
Posted By joekahng
bye bye to my 2003 745i

for the past 3 years, i had my ups and downs with my 2003 745i.
got the car at a great price....
drove it with no mechanical problems....
but the little electrical problems and warning signs drove...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-31-2010, 01:00 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 20,806
Posted By joekahng
so how did u guys fix it? change sensor? how...

so how did u guys fix it? change sensor? how much?
Forum: Cars - Private Party 10-20-2010, 05:11 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 826
Posted By joekahng
For Sale: 2003 745i Silver. $13500.00 in Los Angeles.

http://losangeles.craigslist.org/wst/cto/2013300105.html

let me know if you are interested. i have some more photos and carfax.

also, for any inquiries, please email me at joekahng@gmail.com
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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-09-2010, 04:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,884
Posted By joekahng
I didn't know the new factory bulbs comes with...

I didn't know the new factory bulbs comes with the whole housing! that makes me feel bit better paying $29 per bulb. I had my indie install the bulbs n, recheck my check engine sign, and just check...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-07-2010, 11:03 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,884
Posted By joekahng
Angel Eye bulb (just ranting)

my factory ones blew so i opt to get ones from ebay (about $40 for pair) and it was okay but i personally like the facotry look, but hey, so what... it works, im fine.

about 1 month into it, i get...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-26-2010, 03:25 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,386
Posted By joekahng
not even overnight express?? its fedex ground?

not even overnight express?? its fedex ground?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-24-2010, 02:28 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 52,010
Posted By joekahng
any software updates lately? any new software...

any software updates lately? any new software updates on 02~03 models have triggered failure in certain control modules.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-22-2010, 04:52 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,345
Posted By joekahng
i use to go there during my yamaha R1 and other...

i use to go there during my yamaha R1 and other rice rocket days. mind u, ive been riding for 18+ yrs, i dont do stupid tricks on the streets, but when i did go over there, i would take my...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-22-2010, 02:44 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 5,119
Posted By joekahng
no i have not actually. TY for making me...

no i have not actually. TY for making me worry....
fyi, i think i have the highest miles so far.....
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-22-2010, 09:17 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 5,119
Posted By joekahng
i think i got most of you beat. i have a 2003...

i think i got most of you beat. i have a 2003 745i with 152K miles and counting. i also have an aftermarket insurance until 190K, which i never had to use yet. for the past 40K miles, i did tge...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-20-2010, 07:39 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,180
Posted By joekahng
first, this sucks. second, when u get it fixed,...

first, this sucks. second, when u get it fixed, u should try to tell your insurance to REPLACE all parts if they can. carfax will show as repaird and it will def drive the value down. when it says...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-18-2010, 02:33 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,291
Posted By joekahng
??? i was actually curious to know.... :dunno:

??? i was actually curious to know.... :dunno:
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-18-2010, 12:03 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,291
Posted By joekahng
sunnyj, u seem to know something that we dont. ...

sunnyj, u seem to know something that we dont. or at least dont think this is a correct fix. why dont you enlighten us? instead of saying its a band aid fix or we should report back. i think it...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-17-2010, 11:34 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,291
Posted By joekahng
my indy quoted me $160 for this, but i never...

my indy quoted me $160 for this, but i never needed it. he had the program on his laptop
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-17-2010, 11:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,467
Posted By joekahng
let me try to answer every one: -i'd like to...

let me try to answer every one:
-i'd like to keep the identity of my indy private (his request, if u read on, u'll get why) PM me and ill give u his contact info.
-this whole install took about 24...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-17-2010, 06:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,467
Posted By joekahng
Update on my 2 to 1 transmission slam fix

my car's tranny was slamming from 2 to 1, and my front control arms or bushing was jacked so it would rattle over small bumps. so here is what my indy did:

-new bmw factory control arms ($165...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-17-2010, 03:18 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,291
Posted By joekahng
guibo change cost for me

for me the bmw oem guibo joint is $160.00 plus tax. and $100.00 labor.

fyi, my indy says "if the slamming is occasional, like it comes and goes, then most likely it will be fixed with software...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-16-2010, 04:21 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,291
Posted By joekahng
FYI: for those having 2 to 1 gear slams, software update or guibo?

hello all,

like many of us here, i have been having the 2 to 1 gear down shift slam. i originally thought the software will be the easy fix, rather than the guibo joint.
my weekend indy guy,...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-25-2010, 03:15 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,237
Posted By joekahng
crapola man, cant you get the parts and have...

crapola man,
cant you get the parts and have some indy do it for you?
i found a local bmw specialist on craigslist and hes got mad skills. i would say he is about 1/4~1/3 of the price of the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-24-2010, 10:11 AM
Replies: 169
Views: 59,675
Posted By joekahng
new tint job, free new wheels and tires, got rid...

new tint job, free new wheels and tires, got rid fo your ex's gift with a profit, ur car is in a new hip movie and BAM! u got paid $2k!!!
man, i feel so satisfied right now i wanna smoke a...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-23-2010, 05:52 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,964
Posted By joekahng
if i find some nice 20s i will let you know. ...

if i find some nice 20s i will let you know. what you got on yours right now?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-23-2010, 11:35 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,964
Posted By joekahng
i wouldnt say "rain" makes potholes.... i think...

i wouldnt say "rain" makes potholes.... i think rain breaks down debris in the existing potholes much quicker, and make it deeper and bigger, especially when goes from "pouring rain to 80+ degrees...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-23-2010, 10:05 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,006
Posted By joekahng
How do you do this? if you know how, please...

How do you do this? if you know how, please enlighten us...

mine does this too, not too bad but just thinking fo wd40 would be a nightmare. (the smell)
I would think lithium grease would be the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-22-2010, 12:34 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,964
Posted By joekahng
thinking of doing the same..... ditching my...

thinking of doing the same..... ditching my 22's....
i bet Austin is 10x better than Los Angeles.

recently we had some rain and you would not believe the size of some potholes in LA, ridiculous...
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