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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-12-2013, 04:58 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 5,941
Posted By rsbolin@me.com
Texas has a law on its books, the Deceptive Trade...

Texas has a law on its books, the Deceptive Trade Practice Act. I consulted legal counsel about my issue and they receommended a thorough review of the DTPA and notifying the dealer with a certified...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-15-2013, 07:21 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 5,941
Posted By rsbolin@me.com
This sounds very familiar. I purchased a 2004...

This sounds very familiar. I purchased a 2004 760i from Texas Truck Source in Houston in late October 2012. Within 25 miles of driving the care I had similar issues. You can read my post about...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-13-2013, 10:38 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,136
Posted By rsbolin@me.com
What is the quick to replace without removing the...

What is the quick to replace without removing the entire bumper?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-21-2013, 05:19 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,163
Posted By rsbolin@me.com
Which Satellite radio receiver, and how much?

Which Satellite radio receiver, and how much?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-15-2013, 04:55 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 661
Posted By rsbolin@me.com
Both of HPFP around the 86,500 mile mark. 2004...

Both of HPFP around the 86,500 mile mark. 2004 760i.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-02-2013, 03:57 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,638
Posted By rsbolin@me.com
$2,500 EA for the HPFP's and that is with the BMW...

$2,500 EA for the HPFP's and that is with the BMW CCA discount. BMW advises replacing both HPFP at the same time. I looked for more than a month trying to find some place to buy for less than the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-20-2013, 10:10 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,886
Posted By rsbolin@me.com
I just had both HPFPs replaced on my 2004 760i...

I just had both HPFPs replaced on my 2004 760i along with the fuel pump with regulator at the tank and both fuel filters up front. The HPFPs are about $2,500 each. My indy advised having BMW dealer...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-20-2013, 10:04 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 646
Posted By rsbolin@me.com
I would like one of those stickers. Let all of...

I would like one of those stickers. Let all of us know how to get one.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-20-2013, 09:30 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 688
Posted By rsbolin@me.com
Adaptive headlight assembly on eBay is running...

Adaptive headlight assembly on eBay is running about $1,300.

http://www.ebay.com/itm/350572202745?ssPageName=STRK:MEWAX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1423.l2649.

I have not had any success finding one for...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-20-2013, 05:24 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 688
Posted By rsbolin@me.com
I am also looking for the same. A right front...

I am also looking for the same. A right front adaptive headlight assembly for a 2004 760i.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-16-2013, 09:37 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 5,941
Posted By rsbolin@me.com
I have been in touch with an attorney in Houston....

I have been in touch with an attorney in Houston.

There are a number of causes if action that you can have against them under the Texas Deceptive Trade Practices Act (DTPA) among other...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-15-2013, 06:54 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,336
Posted By rsbolin@me.com
Looking to add bluetooth capability to my 2004...

Looking to add bluetooth capability to my 2004 E65 760i. Dealer tells me that I do not have any options for using/pairing my iPhone5 in this car. Anyone have recommendation?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-12-2013, 10:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,088
Posted By rsbolin@me.com
Start with the fuel filters in the front of the...

Start with the fuel filters in the front of the car. There is one on each side. Work your way backwards to the gas tank. This car has a fuel pump with regulator at the tank. IT also has two high...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-12-2013, 10:42 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 5,941
Posted By rsbolin@me.com
Both HPFP replaced, fuel pump with regulator at...

Both HPFP replaced, fuel pump with regulator at the tank, both up front fuel filters, alternator bracket was leaking, and a safety terminal had to be replaced. Dealer, Texastrucksource,...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-12-2013, 10:29 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 5,941
Posted By rsbolin@me.com
Both HPFP had to be replaced as well as the fuel...

Both HPFP had to be replaced as well as the fuel pump with regulator and both fuel filters located up front. Dealer will not respond so legal is next course.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-30-2013, 12:30 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,497
Posted By rsbolin@me.com
I have a 2004 760i. Both high pressure fuel...

I have a 2004 760i. Both high pressure fuel pumps have had to be replaced. $2,500 each for the HPFP's. My symptoms were idle surge, stalling, hard starts. Century BMW tested and replaced HPFP on...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-26-2013, 08:08 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 5,941
Posted By rsbolin@me.com
Latest update on this situation. Century BMW...

Latest update on this situation. Century BMW replaced the high pressure fuel pump on bank 1. Test drove the car after the service. At highway speed stalled several times. Returned to the service...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-13-2013, 08:00 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 482
Posted By rsbolin@me.com
Looks good. For me it would depend upon the...

Looks good. For me it would depend upon the pricing. The kidney grill in mesh might look good and if sold in a package could be a nice combination.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-07-2013, 10:18 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,679
Posted By rsbolin@me.com
I do not know if I have a problem that warrants...

I do not know if I have a problem that warrants this investment but I did look at the AGA web site from the other threads related to leaking. Looks like the v12 requires a different pipe but AGA...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-04-2013, 12:34 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 5,941
Posted By rsbolin@me.com
I am not paying for anything else on this...

I am not paying for anything else on this service. I have paid out of pocket to have the two front fuel filters replaced, the fuel pump with regulator in the fuel tank, a thermostat, blake fluid...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-02-2013, 09:08 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 5,941
Posted By rsbolin@me.com
Still working with the dealer in Houston to get...

Still working with the dealer in Houston to get this resolved. In the mean time, the car sits in the Century BMW on a lift in an inoperable mode.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-01-2013, 08:15 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,731
Posted By rsbolin@me.com
Adaptive Assembly runs about $1,538 retail. ...

Adaptive Assembly runs about $1,538 retail. Check eBay for new with part number, 63-21-7-164-722. I have seen a new assembly listed for $1,300. Local dealer quotes $2,051 for parts ($1,538.71) and...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-29-2012, 05:46 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 5,941
Posted By rsbolin@me.com
Dealer in Houston says they will provide $1,500...

Dealer in Houston says they will provide $1,500 towards repairs. I have requested $1,920.00 to cover the replacement of the safety terminal and the alternator bracket.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-27-2012, 08:44 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,145
Posted By rsbolin@me.com
I am on my third 7 series. I have owned a 735,...

I am on my third 7 series. I have owned a 735, 750iL, and now a 760i. The 735 and the 750iL were reliable cars that I should have never sold. I have put around two hundred miles on my current 2004...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-27-2012, 07:34 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 5,941
Posted By rsbolin@me.com
Both new760Liowner cmpcpro make good points. To...

Both new760Liowner cmpcpro make good points. To cmpcpro I say to you that I have pointed out to the dealer they represented the vehicle as serviced and tested. As you would expect them to say, they...
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