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Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 10-05-2013, 03:57 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,296
Posted By abbjax
Burger Tune N63 Stage 1

Thanks for the responses. I see in a different post mr-Karim is going to report back on some test run numbers on the pedal box so looking forward to those.


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Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 10-04-2013, 04:40 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,296
Posted By abbjax
Burger Tune N63 Stage 1

Thanks- I did a search but didn't see any real life #'s for the 7 Series. I didn't think dealerships would install mods like this - I expect it probably varies between dealerships.


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Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 10-03-2013, 09:30 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,296
Posted By abbjax
Burger Tune N63 Stage 1

I'm contemplating doing this mod on my 2011 F01 M Sport. For those that have purchased did you guys install it yourself or have someone do it for you?
Also is there a big difference in acceleration...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 10-01-2013, 07:12 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,198
Posted By abbjax
H8 Xenon Halogen Headlight Bulbs

From pictures I saw the Mtec v2 do not appear to yellow when the headlights are on unlike the H8 Mtecs and Nokya. Heat and error codes seem to be a concern from what I've read.
I'm relatively...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 10-01-2013, 03:45 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,198
Posted By abbjax
H8 Xenon Halogen Headlight Bulbs

Figured it out - thx :)


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Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 10-01-2013, 10:36 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,198
Posted By abbjax
H8 Xenon Halogen Headlight Bulbs

I have no flickering in the bulbs but don't want to dish out $230 for Mtec V2 if the still look yellow once the headlights are on. Anyone that's currently using MTec V2 I would appreciate your...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 10-01-2013, 04:59 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,198
Posted By abbjax
H8 Xenon Halogen Headlight Bulbs

I'm using those too but they turn yellow when the headlights are on. I like them as day lights but curious if the Mtec v2 turn yellow when the headlights turn on.


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Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 09-30-2013, 07:24 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,198
Posted By abbjax
H8 Xenon Halogen Headlight Bulbs

I'm using Mtec H8 Cosmos Blue and I'm pretty happy with them during the day. I feel they are better/whiter than the Mtec Super White I purchased and brighter/less yellow than the Nokya Arctic White....
Forum: General BMW 09-22-2013, 06:07 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 356
Posted By abbjax
Does farmers report the claim to CarFax?

I had an insurance claim in 2009 (water in the trunk/fried some modules) and never showed on Carfax. My BMW Salesman told me a police report is required for it to be on a report. You could also ask...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 09-08-2013, 05:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 875
Posted By abbjax
scratched door leather

Id try some black shoe polish on it - shame about that I would be upset too


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Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 08-12-2013, 04:48 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 903
Posted By abbjax
Maintenance warrantee cancel?

Extended maintenance on a 7 Series is less than $2500. It's on BMW website under Maintenance if I remember correctly. I was offered a Tire package apprx $1500. I think to CPO the car it's apprx 4k?...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 08-07-2013, 07:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 672
Posted By abbjax
Air Filter - DIY

There are 2 filters located under the engine cover on the rear left and right. The plastic engine cover is removed by pulling it off. Start from the back and it pulls off- I believe there are 6...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 08-04-2013, 03:02 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,198
Posted By abbjax
H8 Xenon Halogen Headlight Bulbs

Thx for the responses. I'm going to try the Mtec H8.


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Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 08-04-2013, 11:14 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,198
Posted By abbjax
H8 Xenon Halogen Headlight Bulbs

Thx- I've been searching the forum/internet but can't seem to find anything that specifically states that the H8 bright white look good with a F01 or F02. There are lots of choices on EBay - just...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 08-04-2013, 07:50 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,198
Posted By abbjax
H8 Xenon Halogen Headlight Bulbs

Hello- I've searched through posts regarding changing the yellow looking angel eyes to white. Ive read about Mtecs, etc but still confused. I see H8 35w super white bulbs 5000k and 6000k listed...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 07-19-2013, 07:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 409
Posted By abbjax
Distortion from Premium Stereo

I think something was loose as the noise appears to have gone after taking it in today. Nothing was replaced but connections were checked. Fingers crossed that it doesn't come back...


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Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 07-15-2013, 09:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 409
Posted By abbjax
Distortion from Premium Stereo

Thanks for the responses - it happens on MP3 and Sirius. It happens at various volumes and is a static/buzz noise when someone is talking/singing not on instrumentals. I will take it in and have it...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 07-14-2013, 07:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 409
Posted By abbjax
Distortion from Premium Stereo

Hi- I have a 2011 750i M Sport with Prem Stereo. I seem to be getting a distortion/ crackling noise from the front speakers on some songs. Ive adjusted the equalizer but no change. Anyone else had...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 07-13-2013, 02:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 579
Posted By abbjax
Anyone install the M Sport Steering Wheel trim?

Here is the item number on EBay for the M Steering Decal:

271178323048


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Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 07-09-2013, 06:00 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 909
Posted By abbjax
Low Key Fob Battery Question...

I just went by the dealer for this tonight. Battery replaced and works fine w/comfort access. No reprogramming required. If the battery dies pull the metal key part out and use that to unlock the...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 07-06-2013, 09:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 337
Posted By abbjax
exhaust ticket, how should i go about this??

Here's what i did for tickets in the past. Set a court date - change it last minute. Cop won't show up for next date and charges dismissed. That's what I did back in the day - hope this will work. ...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-06-2013, 08:55 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 903
Posted By abbjax
335is Coupe VS 535i M Sport

5 series is bigger and so if you need the extra space then that would probably be a positive. If its just you most of the time then the 3 will be lighter, faster. I just switched from a 550 to 750...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 09-21-2011, 11:45 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,311
Posted By abbjax
Thanks for the responses- this helps

Thanks for the responses- this helps
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 09-19-2011, 07:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,311
Posted By abbjax
Hidden dealer rebate info?

Is there a hidden dealer rebate of 10K being offered on 2011 new 7 series? Are there any other incentives I should know about? Looking for some guidance regarding purchasing a new 2011 750 LI. ...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 09-30-2009, 06:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 470
Posted By abbjax
I guess no one else had this issue? I figured...

I guess no one else had this issue? I figured this would be an easy question to answer but guess not! Looks like i'm goiing to shell out the $195 plus labor at the dealership to fix this...
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