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Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 12-20-2014, 09:22 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,263
Posted By wjhughes420384
$2500 a year! Wow!

$2500 a year! Wow!
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 12-18-2014, 03:21 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,425
Posted By wjhughes420384
the first time I tracked the car, I did not drive...

the first time I tracked the car, I did not drive around after getting off the track to cool down the turbos. Both of them went, sprayed oil all over the place and had to replace the injectors and...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 12-18-2014, 03:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 385
Posted By wjhughes420384
couple years ago I made a trip where I think I...

couple years ago I made a trip where I think I hit the top and bottom. in Amsterdam I paid in excess of $9 a gallon, then went to Kuwait and paid 29 Cents a gallon! I think it is taxes on the fuel...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 12-17-2014, 09:57 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,425
Posted By wjhughes420384
you just have to "drive it like it was built"...

you just have to "drive it like it was built" once in a while. I have 105k miles on mine, ok I had to replace the turbos once before I learned to cool them down after racing the car, but IF you use...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 12-15-2014, 08:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 318
Posted By wjhughes420384
I heard this a long time ago, and used it on my...

I heard this a long time ago, and used it on my car. I could swear it did something, but the ZF transmission manual says you can only reset the tranny with the dealer tool. This could be a hack, or...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 12-14-2014, 10:31 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 826
Posted By wjhughes420384
that's alright, under "new math" its just...

that's alright, under "new math" its just important that you tried!
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 12-14-2014, 08:57 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,344
Posted By wjhughes420384
I should send in my video of my 7 hanging with...

I should send in my video of my 7 hanging with the Ferrari on the track!
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 12-14-2014, 06:23 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,344
Posted By wjhughes420384
E38s were panned also, I had a 97 and put 350K on...

E38s were panned also, I had a 97 and put 350K on it before trading and it was purring like a kitten
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 12-14-2014, 06:21 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 542
Posted By wjhughes420384
buy the ebay tires then find out how big a...

buy the ebay tires then find out how big a pothole it takes to blow those tires!
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 12-14-2014, 06:18 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 826
Posted By wjhughes420384
you can get your wheels refurbished rather...

you can get your wheels refurbished rather cheaply am afraid to say this, but I have 19's and have never gotten a flat hitting a pothole.( I know I have doomed my self now)
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 12-14-2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 542
Posted By wjhughes420384
if you have that many potholes to contend with...

if you have that many potholes to contend with you might want to go back to 19's, you have a lot more sidewall to absorb the shock
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 12-11-2014, 08:42 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,623
Posted By wjhughes420384
for me, drivetrain fault was just the first...

for me, drivetrain fault was just the first fault. I ended up with 35 faults being stored. after you drive your car hard, you need to cool down your turbos, relax at about 40-50 mph for several miles...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 12-10-2014, 10:14 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 6,329
Posted By wjhughes420384
me not understand lease, me BUY car, if salesman...

me not understand lease, me BUY car, if salesman doesn't give good price hit with club until price you like appears!
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 12-10-2014, 10:10 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 5,765
Posted By wjhughes420384
all cars at this level are iffy. you are...

all cars at this level are iffy. you are stretching technology. if you are afraid of getting the emerging tech, go by a ford Taurus, it has great ratings. you buy this car for when it is running, be...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 12-10-2014, 10:06 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 732
Posted By wjhughes420384
I thought they went for 100k miles

I thought they went for 100k miles
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 12-10-2014, 10:02 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,623
Posted By wjhughes420384
just read something about these batteries, if you...

just read something about these batteries, if you ever have let them significantly discharge, (possible as little as 60%) your battery may need replacing. This may be at the core of a lot of our...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 12-10-2014, 09:56 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,344
Posted By wjhughes420384
UNGAINLY HANDLING!! ARE YOU KIDDING???? here I...

UNGAINLY HANDLING!! ARE YOU KIDDING????
here I am running down a porshe GT3 in my ungainly handling car'
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XUNb6rPhmG0
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 12-10-2014, 09:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,400
Posted By wjhughes420384
bmw is heading the way of audi. 1 design...

bmw is heading the way of audi. 1 design different sizes. its a shame, your flagship should stand out, not hard to tell from you cheapest model from 100ft away
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 12-10-2014, 09:16 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,623
Posted By wjhughes420384
I think I know the source of all my faults! mon...

I think I know the source of all my faults! mon when I went to start the car(it was very cold) the battery warned me of a low charge. 5 yr old battery, when I had the drivetrain fault (alone with 34...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 12-06-2014, 08:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 279
Posted By wjhughes420384
assuming you bought the same size snow tires, the...

assuming you bought the same size snow tires, the ride height should not change, Snow tires are not going to have the same dry road grip as your summers, so they will feel less connected to the road.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 12-06-2014, 10:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 476
Posted By wjhughes420384
highway driving is "easy miles" just put the...

highway driving is "easy miles" just put the cruise control on and go to sleep, rpms stay within a narrow band, engine only gets warm. I'm talking about hard acceleration and high rpms repeatedly...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 12-05-2014, 09:56 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 999
Posted By wjhughes420384
Yeah, I do love Michelin's, I just go nuts when...

Yeah, I do love Michelin's, I just go nuts when someone spend in excess of $100k for a car and then worries about the cost of the tires. If you are worried about a few hundred dollars on a $100k car,...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 12-05-2014, 09:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 864
Posted By wjhughes420384
after you check the size, let me know the...

after you check the size, let me know the shipping costs, I need a set of rims for racing
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 12-05-2014, 09:46 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 961
Posted By wjhughes420384
remember guys, this is the OIL temp, not the...

remember guys, this is the OIL temp, not the water, if you notice, you have heat before the oil temp gets hot. the point is to give you an indicator if the engine is about to get damaged.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 12-05-2014, 09:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 476
Posted By wjhughes420384
I am beginning to think you need to drive these...

I am beginning to think you need to drive these cars real hard. (everyone here knows I race my 7) I have 104k on my 09, the only time I had to replace my injectors was when my turbos went and blew...
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