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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-20-2014, 07:44 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 616
Posted By Rogue2258
I am checking pricing right now with my online...

I am checking pricing right now with my online dealer TheBMWPartStore for the filter and the fluid. They are usually very competitive. I am also going to call my SA, and ask him what he would charge...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 10-19-2014, 06:29 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 771
Posted By Rogue2258
Our downtown dealer calls the service a high...

Our downtown dealer calls the service a high pressure fuel system cleaning. We have had it done on our N55 and N63. It is worth every penny. Throttle response is drastically improved. Fuel mileage...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 10-18-2014, 05:03 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 244
Posted By Rogue2258
There is a transmission filter that will set you...

There is a transmission filter that will set you back $198 if you buy online. Add 30% to that price at the dealer.

FYI. The F&I manager in Dallas told me it was $20k for a new transmission when...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 10-18-2014, 04:27 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 244
Posted By Rogue2258
Tim thank you very mich for the DIY video. I have...

Tim thank you very mich for the DIY video. I have one of the older GT's in our group so a fluid change is on my to do list. My understanding of what "lifetime fluid" means to BMW has been modified...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 10-17-2014, 06:59 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 992
Posted By Rogue2258
The best "mod" that we installed was a set of...

The best "mod" that we installed was a set of Bridgestone 960 A/S's. The ride quality was exponentially improved, and the wear to this point has been outstanding. We have had Goodyear LS2's and Conti...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 10-15-2014, 04:36 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 765
Posted By Rogue2258
When is the last time anyone else did 1,000 miles...

When is the last time anyone else did 1,000 miles in one day? Jad must have been on the 1st leg of The Cannonball Run;). Seriously I would need MC seats to make that trip. Safe travels gents.
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 10-12-2014, 02:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 407
Posted By Rogue2258
If you plan on keeping your GT to the 75,000 mile...

If you plan on keeping your GT to the 75,000 mile range then you should make sure it has an extended warranty that covers injectors and hoses. The N55 inline 6 cyl engine you have is relatively...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-09-2014, 06:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 256
Posted By Rogue2258
C-clamp. Piece of cake. Remember to put the clip...

C-clamp. Piece of cake. Remember to put the clip on after you put the caliper over the rotor. If not you will have a fight on your hands;). Reset the vehicle check for front and rear brake. Good to...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 10-09-2014, 02:13 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 675
Posted By Rogue2258
+1

+1
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 10-08-2014, 07:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 275
Posted By Rogue2258
Every time I go in for a repair there is $1,000...

Every time I go in for a repair there is $1,000 to $3,000 in repairs my SA would like me to perform as recommended by the technician. We take our GT back and analyze the "threat level". It is...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-08-2014, 07:30 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 945
Posted By Rogue2258
The K&N will also cause additional issues with...

The K&N will also cause additional issues with the intake getting clogged up. There is a higher frequency of intake cleanings required when using the K& N in our direct injection engines. We already...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-07-2014, 12:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 390
Posted By Rogue2258
Seems like impressive gains for an aftermarket...

Seems like impressive gains for an aftermarket chip. Some of these plug and power up products are "snake oil". It is quite inexpensive for 50+ horsepower gains. I would ask that you keep us up to...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 10-06-2014, 06:54 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 197
Posted By Rogue2258
Remeber...what your throttle should feel like.????

Gentlemen if you have not had your fuel system cleaned in the last 15 months or so then I would recommend you call your SA, and retrieve your GT from your local service department. This is on average...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-05-2014, 07:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,081
Posted By Rogue2258
LS2's....seriously. Everyone knows the technology...

LS2's....seriously. Everyone knows the technology has much to be desired. The LS2's are to blame for half of BMW owner's going with non run flats. Conit SSR3's lasted us 12,000 miles and rode like a...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 10-05-2014, 06:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 442
Posted By Rogue2258
Sunday morning be the hero and grab the Tesla....

Sunday morning be the hero and grab the Tesla. Then go get kolachies, scones, or whatever makes your house happy for breakfast on a Sunday morning....bacon and such for mine;). Drive that Tesla like...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 10-01-2014, 09:31 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 442
Posted By Rogue2258
You were very active in past years on the forum...

You were very active in past years on the forum adding wheels etc. I look forward to you posting your thoughts on your Tesla ie features, fit and finish, and just the general feeling you have owning...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 10-01-2014, 04:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 401
Posted By Rogue2258
Hope the injectors fix your issue. We are...

Hope the injectors fix your issue. We are scheduled for a cleaning tomorrow. Walnut blasting is an option if your issue persists.
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 09-30-2014, 08:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 401
Posted By Rogue2258
It would be nice for them to tell you which...

It would be nice for them to tell you which injectors actually threw a code. It will be random if I were to guess. They won't be able to say each injector threw a code. You can end up going back and...
Forum: 5 Series DIY 09-28-2014, 05:09 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 177
Posted By Rogue2258
F07 550i GT brake pad and rotor-sorry no pics

Guys I looked and looked for someone to have completed and explain a F10 or F07 brake job to no avail. Sorry I did not catalogue the process with pictures.

Get your wheels blocked and place your...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 09-26-2014, 08:21 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 676
Posted By Rogue2258
Here an additional item not covered under...

Here an additional item not covered under platinum extended warranty...door handle. We are having an issue with the thumb button locking feature and my local SA researched it. He found that the inner...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-19-2014, 09:28 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 536
Posted By Rogue2258
We have 960AS' on our 550 GT and our 535i, and I...

We have 960AS' on our 550 GT and our 535i, and I have not noticed any such sound. There was such a drastic improvement in ride quality and durability with the 960AS's that it is possible I am blind...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 09-09-2014, 08:19 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 389
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: 17
Views: 765
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: 620
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: 484
Posted By Rogue2258
Rear or front ?

Rear or front ?
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