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Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 09-09-2014, 08:19 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 227
Posted By Rogue2258
Daders did you get your new mic installed? If so...

Daders did you get your new mic installed? If so has your audio out improved? My aunt has a new M37, and she comes thru clearly each time we speak while she is traveling.
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 09-09-2014, 08:14 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 353
Posted By Rogue2258
20 way sports seats should give you the seating...

20 way sports seats should give you the seating position you are looking for. Seat covers are just not something that is not on our list of "do's" more a "don't do". Enjoy the thoughtfulness and...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 09-09-2014, 07:38 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 400
Posted By Rogue2258
Just keep an eye on your hoses where they meet...

Just keep an eye on your hoses where they meet metal pipe or junctions. The BMW coolant will make a white crust that allows you to clearly see the leaks. Lots of heat in a small area produced when...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 08-31-2014, 02:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 322
Posted By Rogue2258
Rear or front ?

Rear or front ?
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 08-31-2014, 01:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 400
Posted By Rogue2258
Buy a ten pack of BMW screw clamps.....they are...

Buy a ten pack of BMW screw clamps.....they are extremely well made and easy to use. The repair actually calls for replacing three entire lines that have metal and rubber hose. The leaks form where...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 08-29-2014, 07:20 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,077
Posted By Rogue2258
Also carbon build will rear it's ugly head...

Also carbon build will rear it's ugly head requiring intake cleanings. Just things you need to know.
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 08-29-2014, 07:15 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,077
Posted By Rogue2258
The white wheels bring out the blue paint job...

The white wheels bring out the blue paint job nicely. The white shoes do pop a bit, but much improved as the dark wheels just washed out the appearance IMO. Next time you have your 550 on jack stands...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 08-23-2014, 07:50 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,158
Posted By Rogue2258
Let me apologize. I was bitten by a diamond back...

Let me apologize. I was bitten by a diamond back rattler last weekend and my medications do not mix seamlessly with my vodka cranberry.
Warm regards for whatever statement I eluded to. No harm...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 08-23-2014, 05:43 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,158
Posted By Rogue2258
I am 99% sure you could save $1,000 a year not...

I am 99% sure you could save $1,000 a year not owning a GT..but the button downed feel in the corners and the cruising around like you would in a Rolls Royce brings me back to the conclusion that...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 08-23-2014, 03:42 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,696
Posted By Rogue2258
I usually just tell my wife that" I'm about to...

I usually just tell my wife that" I'm about to hit it" and she allows me to do my thing;). Disapproving looks are almost constant when married to a red head. The N63 in the 550 has long legs my...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 08-23-2014, 10:56 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 661
Posted By Rogue2258
Daders could you explain in grade school level...

Daders could you explain in grade school level terms what device an OBD connector would plug into. I have heard mention of a few different code readers, but I have also seen the large computer style...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 08-23-2014, 06:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 661
Posted By Rogue2258
Thanks Jad. I assume the battery would function...

Thanks Jad. I assume the battery would function fine, but our dealers create just enough mystery to make you doubt your own intellect. One dealer here quoted us $500 to put a new battery in when we...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-22-2014, 03:27 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 926
Posted By Rogue2258
You have to do some leg work. You cannot let the...

You have to do some leg work. You cannot let the stealer ship take $10k from you. Go to an Indy mechanic and have him drain the lines and the fuel tank. Pull your car from you dealer before you give...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-22-2014, 03:05 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,775
Posted By Rogue2258
We received a letter and brought our 535 in to...

We received a letter and brought our 535 in to our downtown dealer. They inspected the engine and said that they did not see any leakes and that it was not necessary to do the campaign. I accepted...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 08-22-2014, 02:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 319
Posted By Rogue2258
If I am not mistaken that is an option that can...

If I am not mistaken that is an option that can be selected via coding. There are numerous threads that rave about coding with references to guys that can do it remotely for you.


Sent from...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 08-22-2014, 07:04 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 661
Posted By Rogue2258
So registering the battery requires going to a...

So registering the battery requires going to a repair shop with the proper diagnostic tool correct.? My question in regards to battery replacement is are we able to throw a new battery in and go? The...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 08-22-2014, 06:50 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 442
Posted By Rogue2258
I don't man...I think your new ride looks much...

I don't man...I think your new ride looks much better than the 1st. It is lesson learned on the mods. The insurance company won't give you any credit for after market mods. That cinnamon interior...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 08-22-2014, 06:42 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 516
Posted By Rogue2258
Daders if I remember correctly you have very low...

Daders if I remember correctly you have very low mileage. If that is the case I would not think that you are having issues with crank or timing related sensors being that the actual mileage has not...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 08-06-2014, 12:31 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,696
Posted By Rogue2258
The ugly comments that were lauded almost...

The ugly comments that were lauded almost universally just don't hold weight at this point. I see the lines of our GT incorporated across the new car model lines across the spectrum. Imitation is the...
Forum: 5 Series DIY 08-06-2014, 12:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,166
Posted By Rogue2258
Awesome. We all know what it is like when trying...

Awesome. We all know what it is like when trying to perform a repair...there is always a challenge, a missing tool, wrong part etc. Wonderful news we are all happy for you:)! Thanks for you added...
Forum: 5 Series DIY 08-05-2014, 04:04 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,166
Posted By Rogue2258
You will need to remove the airline from the...

You will need to remove the airline from the damaged air bag. There is a quick disconnect fitting that you should be able to press and release the airline. You will see a small brass colored fitting...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 07-09-2014, 05:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 924
Posted By Rogue2258
Home run on finding and posting the above...

Home run on finding and posting the above Daders.! The terminology of walnut blasting is clarified when you see the photos before and after.
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 07-03-2014, 05:57 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 802
Posted By Rogue2258
I am grateful that Jad has pacified his...

I am grateful that Jad has pacified his conservative nature with the gift of the tech heavy i3. He would have been sorely missed if he sold his GT. I think Jad has a more opulent side. He tries to...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 07-03-2014, 05:22 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 805
Posted By Rogue2258
If you want to save yourself $600-$700 you need...

If you want to save yourself $600-$700 you need to order the air bag from one of the online guys I use Sean at TheBMWPartStore. The repair is easy to do yourself if you have someone to help. I have a...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 06-23-2014, 03:26 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,304
Posted By Rogue2258
Allow me to elaborate on jad's comments as to...

Allow me to elaborate on jad's comments as to total weight. Our driver side rear air bag exploded returning from vacation 18 months ago. Our GT was fully loaded inside. We do not have a roof or...
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