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Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 02-01-2016, 09:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 795
Posted By DBLAZE
The new oil is full synthetic and costs about $10...

The new oil is full synthetic and costs about $10 per quart. They use it in all the BMW's now, so I don't think it's cheap and I'll trust it until I find a reason not to... I will definitely call...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 01-31-2016, 06:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 795
Posted By DBLAZE
Wrong again! Damn, you guys just don't think...

Wrong again! Damn, you guys just don't think anybody can get a good deal these days do you? :confused:

I get my oil changed at BMW of Mt. Laurel which is a real BMW dealer that is also a Dinan...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 01-28-2016, 01:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 795
Posted By DBLAZE
Nope! They are not a shady dealer like most...

Nope! They are not a shady dealer like most Northern NJ BMW dealerships I had experience with in the past... I just got the oil change and everything else was golden... No other issues to pay for. ...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 01-27-2016, 05:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 795
Posted By DBLAZE
To my amazement, my local dealer (BMW of Mt....

To my amazement, my local dealer (BMW of Mt. Laurel, NJ) who is also a Dinan dealer only charges $99.99 USD for my complete V8 oil changes. Just got it done yesterday. The oil and filter alone is...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-26-2016, 09:05 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 283
Posted By DBLAZE
There are electronics in the box to the left. Not...

There are electronics in the box to the left. Not sure about the one on the right...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 01-23-2016, 02:47 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,206
Posted By DBLAZE
It's at about 2ft here in NJ too and its still...

It's at about 2ft here in NJ too and its still coming down pretty hard... I agree to stay in at all costs!
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 01-22-2016, 01:16 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,887
Posted By DBLAZE
Just did this two weeks ago thanks to this DIY......

Just did this two weeks ago thanks to this DIY... It was pretty easy. Took about 15 mins or so...
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 01-14-2016, 10:15 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 538
Posted By DBLAZE
Just in case anyone else needs this.... The new...

Just in case anyone else needs this.... The new spot in South Jersey for window tinting is Dope Tinting. They also do vinyl wraps. They use 3M and SunTek tint film of various shades and degrees. ...
Forum: Bimmerfest East 2016 01-09-2016, 09:39 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,619
Posted By DBLAZE
I will definitely go this year! I can't wait for...

I will definitely go this year! I can't wait for this. If all goes well, I may bring two bimmers there :thumbup:
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-08-2016, 01:16 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,738
Posted By DBLAZE
I think this will work in the 750... If so, then...

I think this will work in the 750... If so, then I'm definitely interested in one of these kits. Do you have any more available? Thanks.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 10-12-2015, 07:35 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,086
Posted By DBLAZE
Interesting info on using high strength glue...

Interesting info on using high strength glue instead of welding. Thanks for this info!
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 10-09-2015, 09:20 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,086
Posted By DBLAZE
The frame is damaged. Notice how the trunk lid...

The frame is damaged. Notice how the trunk lid is closed but its still sticking up on the impact side. The rear trunk cross member frame assembly is probably toast and the rear quarter panel is...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 10-07-2015, 10:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 618
Posted By DBLAZE
This happened to my E63 years ago when I first...

This happened to my E63 years ago when I first purchased it. The dealer quoted me around $2k+ as well, so I ended up removing the entire shade assembly and tinting the roof very dark using 2x shades...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 10-07-2015, 08:51 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,441
Posted By DBLAZE
No, these are the correct Nokya Bulbs... NOKYA...

No, these are the correct Nokya Bulbs... NOKYA NOK7423 Pro Halogen Arctic White H8 35 Watt 7000K Light Bulb
http://www.amazon.com/NOKYA-NOK7423-Halogen-Arctic-White/dp/B007PS4VBO
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 09-19-2015, 11:56 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,328
Posted By DBLAZE
Cool Story! thanks for sharing.

Cool Story! thanks for sharing.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 07-07-2015, 08:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 883
Posted By DBLAZE
Just a quick update in case this happens to...

Just a quick update in case this happens to anyone else...

Got the car back from the dealership today. Since the car is still under warranty there was no cost to me, but they replaced both front...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 06-21-2015, 12:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 883
Posted By DBLAZE
Subwoofer Stopped Working

I have the regular OEM F01 2012 750 X sound system in my car. I was driving along yesterday while listening to some music when all of a sudden the bass disappeared. The subs didn't sound like they...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 01-10-2013, 06:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 6,618
Posted By DBLAZE
It was a rather small shop but it wasn't really...

It was a rather small shop but it wasn't really like a warehouse. They had a storefront and a shop area with lifts and tire machines and a storage area.

You said that you ordered 8-10 sets from...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-05-2013, 11:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 933
Posted By DBLAZE
I just replaced my Expansion Tank last weekend......

I just replaced my Expansion Tank last weekend... It only took me about 20 minutes from start to finish and I didn't need any tools whatsoever. The top and bottom portions of the tank split when the...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-05-2013, 10:21 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,329
Posted By DBLAZE
One more piece of information... I just replaced...

One more piece of information... I just replaced my thermostat because I had the same emmissions warning. When you actually read the code with a code-reader, it will tell you if its the Thermostat...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-05-2013, 10:08 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,595
Posted By DBLAZE
I use Shell V-Power, BP-Ultimate, and Exxon...

I use Shell V-Power, BP-Ultimate, and Exxon Premium all at 93-octane...

Please do not use low quality no-name brand store fuels in your BMW just to save a couple bucks per fill-up. That means no...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-05-2013, 10:02 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,158
Posted By DBLAZE
My local Dinan dealer told me that with the tune...

My local Dinan dealer told me that with the tune and limiter removed they can reach 181MPH flat out...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-15-2012, 09:49 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 8,160
Posted By DBLAZE
Just remove the host and the sensor connector...

Just remove the host and the sensor connector first, then the last bolt is super easy to get to... Be sure you have something ready to catch all of the coolant that will come out when you remove the...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-15-2012, 09:46 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,986
Posted By DBLAZE
My two local dealerships always have different...

My two local dealerships always have different pricing on the same part numbers... I always check both (and Tischer BMW) before ordering parts... It shouldn't be this way, but it is. Pretty sad.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-08-2012, 10:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,486
Posted By DBLAZE
Just got this Increased Emissions error on the...

Just got this Increased Emissions error on the car this morning and about 2 hours, one thermostat plus a gallon of coolant later all is well... It turned out to be a bad thermostat. Be sure to get...
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