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Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 08-11-2015, 08:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 501
Posted By Jerry 745Li
My buddy with a 335 M-sport claims if he puts it...

My buddy with a 335 M-sport claims if he puts it in Sport+ and manual shift mode it will not shift automatically. Next time I'm in his car we will confirm. But I would suspect it needs to be dummy...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 08-07-2015, 03:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 501
Posted By Jerry 745Li
The car will still shift automatically if you...

The car will still shift automatically if you slap the shifter to the left. It will just wind each gear to redline before the shift.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 08-05-2015, 08:39 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 608
Posted By Jerry 745Li
No problems with traction control on dry pavement...

No problems with traction control on dry pavement but have not had any rain to test them yet. The run-flats had terrible wet traction. The DWS06 looks available in 245 45 19 ->...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 08-04-2015, 03:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 608
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Ditched the run-flats, very happy

On my way up to Connecticut last weekend I cracked a rim. Bought an air pump at Sears and stopped every hour to fill the tire since the crack was letting air out. (I didn't know I had a crack at...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 07-23-2015, 08:15 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,377
Posted By Jerry 745Li
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Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 07-23-2015, 08:06 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,377
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Here's one Rich did for me nobody mentions and...

Here's one Rich did for me nobody mentions and that is to increase the fan speed of the cooled seats in the high setting. With that mod the seats blow more cool air in the highest setting. He can...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 07-14-2015, 08:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 444
Posted By Jerry 745Li
How about 275 40's ? they would be the same...

How about 275 40's ? they would be the same height but 1 inch wider. Not sure I could go that wide in the front.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 07-09-2015, 04:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 444
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Replace 245 45 with 255 45 on the same rim?

I'll be needing new tires soon and am one of the few 7 owners that has the same rims in the front and rear, not staggered. Current tire size is the stock run-flats at 245 45. I'm going to replace...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 06-24-2015, 09:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 740
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Will be fixed soon

I can no longer open my trunk via the keyfob after the CCP. This is a known issue that will be corrected with a July software update. I am already scheduled for this and will be given a loaner for...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-16-2015, 09:27 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,420
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Daniels did my CCP and I just emailed Joe, my SA,...

Daniels did my CCP and I just emailed Joe, my SA, to see what he says about the fuel pump replacement. Been happy with that dealer which is why I drive 45 minutes to them as opposed to 20 minutes to...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 06-09-2015, 05:00 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 448
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Hybrid battery needs diagnostic

It appears from your pictures there is an issue with the 130V hybrid battery in the trunk. Unfortunately, only BMW can diagnose this for you. Even worse, when I last checked, the cost of the...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 06-01-2015, 08:58 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 614
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Just did mine this weekend. Exactly like F02...

Just did mine this weekend. Exactly like F02 described above but you MUST get the polarity correct. The yellow with red stripe BMW wire is positive and goes to the MTEC red wire. If you don't use...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 05-12-2015, 12:02 PM
Replies: 825
Views: 55,833
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Think you nailed the bug. Happened after I...

Think you nailed the bug. Happened after I changed to "Unlock All Doors" but both my keys don't operate the trunk. I'll try the lights later.

Jerry
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 05-12-2015, 10:56 AM
Replies: 825
Views: 55,833
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Problems after CCP

Have 2 problems after CCP that may not be related but started after I got the car back:

1. The trunk button on both remotes no longer opens the trunk (Yes I checked that it is not locked with the...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 04-30-2015, 12:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 719
Posted By Jerry 745Li
I'll believe it when I see it and it better get...

I'll believe it when I see it and it better get to 60 faster than the S8, which does it in 3.5 seconds.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 04-30-2015, 12:28 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,029
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Schedule it for the CCP anyway. Jer

Schedule it for the CCP anyway.

Jer
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 04-29-2015, 05:45 PM
Replies: 825
Views: 55,833
Posted By Jerry 745Li
I can understand your point of view. I chose to...

I can understand your point of view. I chose to take my car to a dealer that is 45 minutes away as opposed to the two that are 15 minutes away because the 2 closest to me are in an area near...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 04-28-2015, 06:55 PM
Replies: 825
Views: 55,833
Posted By Jerry 745Li
The car was diagnosed a month ago and rescheduled...

The car was diagnosed a month ago and rescheduled for the week I brought it in.
It was dropped off at 7AM on Monday and picked up at 5PM Friday.
I can scan the entire receipt if interested. I...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 04-28-2015, 06:50 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,629
Posted By Jerry 745Li
GPS Doesn;t work on phone

Anyone with an iPhone 5 want to confirm that when using the GPS on the phone while connected to the mount that it can't locate you. I think the magnet may interfere with the GPS. I use the WAZE app...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 04-27-2015, 02:13 PM
Replies: 825
Views: 55,833
Posted By Jerry 745Li
My Experience was positive

My car went in on Monday, April 20th and was returned to me Friday, April 24th. I was given an X5 loaner. During the CCP they replaced the following:

- Timing chains
- About 50 other items...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 04-27-2015, 08:04 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,629
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Used it in my loaner X5 while the 7 was in for...

Used it in my loaner X5 while the 7 was in for the CCP. The X5 CD is below the AC controls so I like that the 7's CD player is above so the phone is in an ideal position. Very happy with the phone...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 04-25-2015, 07:25 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,029
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Here is some good reading material: ...

Here is some good reading material:
http://www.kneb.net/bmw/F01-02/02_N63%20Engine.pdf
http://www.kneb.net/bmw/F01-02/N63TU%20Engine.pdf
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 04-25-2015, 07:06 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,029
Posted By Jerry 745Li
N63 is in the Active Hybrid, Not N63TU

So I picked up my car on Friday after having the CCP performed and asked to speak with the technician regarding the documentation that seems to show a TU engine installed in the 2010 to 2012 Active...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 04-22-2015, 12:58 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 340
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Album Art with Pandora over Bluetooth

Do pre-LCI models have the ability to display album art via Bluetooth from Pandora? My last two loaners could do this. My car can not. It will only display the album art if I connect it to the USB...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 04-22-2015, 11:11 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,629
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Ordered mine Monday, arrives today.

Ordered mine Monday, arrives today.
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