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Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 05-27-2016, 08:22 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,592
Posted By Rogue2258
I was told my alternator was fine twice by my...

I was told my alternator was fine twice by my local dealer. They tested it. If you are having multiple error messages from drivetrain malfunction to glow plug errors then it is most likely a power...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 05-10-2016, 09:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 662
Posted By Rogue2258
Way too many guys and gals attempted to drive...

Way too many guys and gals attempted to drive thru high water in 3 series. I do not have to look at a diagram to see from whence the air flows, but man alive you know that BMW sedans are most...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 05-10-2016, 05:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 662
Posted By Rogue2258
Daders nice bounce. Thanks for putting a big...

Daders nice bounce. Thanks for putting a big smile on my face good buddy.
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 04-28-2016, 03:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 673
Posted By Rogue2258
I applaud your consistent dedication to your...

I applaud your consistent dedication to your passion for the GT. You are the "grandfather" of the modded GT as far as I can tell in these circles.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 03-30-2016, 04:40 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,341
Posted By Rogue2258
Don't forget the turbo coolant lines $1,200 & the...

Don't forget the turbo coolant lines $1,200 & the multitude of other coolant lines that can and will leak on the N63. We replaced 80% of our coolant lines (not including turbo mentioned above) $2,700...
Forum: X6 F16 (2015 - Current) 03-29-2016, 05:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 882
Posted By Rogue2258
My friend you English is perfect. In my 4 years...

My friend you English is perfect. In my 4 years on the forum the one constant I have found is that the guys with any DHP or other steering/handling package would always recommend purchasing the...
Forum: X6 F16 (2015 - Current) 03-29-2016, 05:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,004
Posted By Rogue2258
Our 550GT and 535i had and have the xenon. I find...

Our 550GT and 535i had and have the xenon. I find the night time clarity with our LED X6 at night is markedly better. I prefer the color of the xenon, but the LED's have a much more updated...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 03-29-2016, 05:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 776
Posted By Rogue2258
After running into issues as to the way our 550...

After running into issues as to the way our 550 GT ran pre-CCC we always let the RPM's come down to idle at start up. Mostly warm here in Houston. It's hard to justify a 3 minute idle for a 5 minute...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 03-29-2016, 03:24 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 945
Posted By Rogue2258
I would like to give BMW the benefit of the doubt...

I would like to give BMW the benefit of the doubt on this and say that the shuttering is "characteristic" to the N63 & 8spd pairing. In our experience the shuttering happened occasionally in a...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 03-16-2016, 07:07 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,185
Posted By Rogue2258
Hope you are getting some sleep. Tough duty the...

Hope you are getting some sleep. Tough duty the first 4 months in mu experience. When he gets 4 years of age try the Cybex QX2. It has a reclining 3 position head rest that keeps your babies head...
Forum: X6 F16 (2015 - Current) 03-10-2016, 08:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,067
Posted By Rogue2258
There must be a speaker Icon that you can select...

There must be a speaker Icon that you can select that puts a slash thru the small picture of a speaker, on the menu bar, on the left hand side. I will check it over the weekend.
Forum: X6 F16 (2015 - Current) 03-03-2016, 08:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 945
Posted By Rogue2258
JFREEZISM we have a 2010 550i GT. The GT is...

JFREEZISM we have a 2010 550i GT. The GT is similar to the X6 in regards to how it is perceived by BMW purists. The general public has a "love it" or "hate it" as it pertains to both vehicles. In my...
Forum: X6 F16 (2015 - Current) 03-02-2016, 08:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 945
Posted By Rogue2258
JFREEZISM the over riding question is why would...

JFREEZISM the over riding question is why would your dealer threaten you with customer pay.?? If there were what I may only assume from your post a steering issue that was not born of "customer...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 03-02-2016, 02:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 501
Posted By Rogue2258
Thanks for the jump start Daders. I ran into a...

Thanks for the jump start Daders. I ran into a few of the above threads. What is always most helpful is the different insight you and many of our other guys come through with as ya'll assess the...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 03-02-2016, 05:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 501
Posted By Rogue2258
Daders if I understood correctly the dealer that...

Daders if I understood correctly the dealer that if the X6 was not in transport mode he would have been responsible for the repairs. Warranty anyone. He said it cutoff. No mention of tearing it up...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 03-01-2016, 08:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 501
Posted By Rogue2258
Little help from our collective..

So I have a guy on the current model X6 forum that was told by his dealer that if his 2015 was not still in "transport mode", that he would have been responsible for some amount of payment to replace...
Forum: X6 F16 (2015 - Current) 03-01-2016, 08:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 945
Posted By Rogue2258
We need to dig into "transport mode" a bit more....

We need to dig into "transport mode" a bit more. Being that the dealer said you would have been responsible for repairs if not still in transport mode. I am dismayed....for a number of reasons...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 02-27-2016, 06:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 728
Posted By Rogue2258
Daders thanks for the props, but your demo videos...

Daders thanks for the props, but your demo videos have super imposed arrows. I have to step up my game drastically just to catch up. I have to tune up that DIY....no need to worry because I am sure I...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 02-23-2016, 05:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 607
Posted By Rogue2258
No codes and cranks right back up?? Maybe not...

No codes and cranks right back up?? Maybe not battery, but some type of power loss would cause a shut down. Power available immediately for start up?? We have been in the shop for 10 days for...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-23-2016, 04:52 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,661
Posted By Rogue2258
Can't explain it, but your center console will...

Can't explain it, but your center console will get cold. Most noticeable after driving for an extended period. A/C on cold..maybe max. Others will elaborate.
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 02-22-2016, 06:42 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,120
Posted By Rogue2258
If all you have been out of pocket is...

If all you have been out of pocket is fuel....,then rock on my friend ie re-wired rear deck lid harness, upper and lower oil pan gakets leaks, turbo coolant line leaks (all), both rear window...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 02-21-2016, 07:41 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,199
Posted By Rogue2258
Congratulations on the new baby boy. I hope you...

Congratulations on the new baby boy. I hope you both are able to get sleep soon. The X6 requires scaling upward to enter, and the 5 series demands you slide in. The GT is without a doubt the...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 02-20-2016, 02:45 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,120
Posted By Rogue2258
Looking at the long sleeve shirts...to put them...

Looking at the long sleeve shirts...to put them in a box because winter is over:). Had to turn the home A/C on in Houston as of yesterday.

As we are talking about noises from the rear, we had a...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 02-20-2016, 01:35 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,757
Posted By Rogue2258
Branni would you be kind enough to recall what...

Branni would you be kind enough to recall what was replaced for $2,000. It feels as though my SA is being told to replace the alternator, and he is not really buying what the shop foreman is telling...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 02-17-2016, 04:50 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,757
Posted By Rogue2258
:)! I am waiting for BMW to swallow their pride...

:)! I am waiting for BMW to swallow their pride and submit fully to America..create a suitable substitute for our Suburban. I hold out no hope for a BMW F-250 4x4 diesel, but an entertaining thought...
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