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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-08-2017, 02:37 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,032
Posted By markandersonus
never heard about this feature. been using the...

never heard about this feature. been using the BMW iOS app. Is here a way to send to car from a desktop PC?
Forum: Great Lakes Region - IL, IN, MI, MN, OH, and WI 02-08-2017, 05:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 563
Posted By markandersonus
Thanks for tip

Thanks for tip
Forum: Great Lakes Region - IL, IN, MI, MN, OH, and WI 02-07-2017, 01:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 563
Posted By markandersonus
Insurance in Chicago

Hi All

Living in Skokie, IL (just north of Chicago)

Been with State Farm for a while ('cos my ex-wife knew agent)

just got rid of my e65 and got 3 year old F10. They jacked my premium up...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-05-2017, 04:32 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 232
Posted By markandersonus
Instant off fuse

Hi All

recently installed thinkware F770 dash cam which has a parking mode. I currently have the ACC wire hooked up to the headlight fuse, so it goes into parking mode after 20 mins. Anyone know...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 12-24-2016, 04:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 532
Posted By markandersonus
Extending CPO Elite to 6 years

Just bought a 2014 535xi with 14K miles so it sucks I "qualify" for the BMW CPO "Elite" and only get 5 years/75K this is a joke to begin with

the only option I'm offered to get 6 years/100K is to...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 12-17-2016, 02:37 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,282
Posted By markandersonus
What's a good 3rd party warranty company and what...

What's a good 3rd party warranty company and what do they cost?
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 12-15-2016, 02:46 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,282
Posted By markandersonus
Did it with my last one and it was easy to do...

Did it with my last one and it was easy to do finance thru dealer. Got 2.9%
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 12-14-2016, 05:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,282
Posted By markandersonus
Thanks!

Thanks!
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 12-14-2016, 04:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,282
Posted By markandersonus
Upcoming CPO deals

Hi All

In the market for a 2013/2014 X6 (Chicago, but no way, never Perillos)

Anyone know if there are likely to be any CPO finance deals coming up in next 3-4 months?

TIA

Mark
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-05-2016, 08:17 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 7,494
Posted By markandersonus
can you explain how to do a smoke/vaccuum test

can you explain how to do a smoke/vaccuum test
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-03-2016, 03:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 417
Posted By markandersonus
Just ordered them

Just ordered them
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-03-2016, 03:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 417
Posted By markandersonus
thanks for reply yes the light is def. om. I...

thanks for reply

yes the light is def. om. I cleared all codes. drove for 20-30 miles. came back on

what is "dsc"?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-03-2016, 02:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 417
Posted By markandersonus
thanks for reply, but why would a PDC sensor...

thanks for reply, but why would a PDC sensor cause check engine? nothing to do with emissions.

I probably had all of these replaced while under 4-year and CPO. they fail every year
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-03-2016, 01:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 417
Posted By markandersonus
which of these is causing check engine light

Hi All

Have 2004 745i 105K miles

I cleared all my codes drove around for about 30 mins and got check engine light

plugged in by bavarian technic cable and got all attached codes. I have no...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-23-2015, 07:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,015
Posted By markandersonus
did you ever resolve this? I have same issue

did you ever resolve this? I have same issue
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 09-16-2014, 11:14 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 10,886
Posted By markandersonus
it's actually one that plugs into sun roof motor...

it's actually one that plugs into sun roof motor (#13 in this diagram: http://www.realoem.com/bmw/diagrams/t/v/192.png). Will have to try a few others in the area. Problemis most of them are dead...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 09-16-2014, 06:21 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 10,886
Posted By markandersonus
Think I must have got a wire that is always hot....

Think I must have got a wire that is always hot. Strange thing is Sunday and all day yesterday, whenever I went to the car, the Passport Max was off, but the DirectWire display was still powered on....
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-15-2014, 02:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 751
Posted By markandersonus
So, I replaced the VCG on bank 2. Figured it...

So, I replaced the VCG on bank 2. Figured it needed to be done in next year or two. No oil on plugs BTW. Also replaced spark plugs. following day, failed to start again. Being an intermittent fault,...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 09-15-2014, 08:57 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 10,886
Posted By markandersonus
That's what I did on my 2004 e65. Use Red wire to...

That's what I did on my 2004 e65. Use Red wire to sun roof motor for hot and screw of sun roof motor for power. Just trying to determine how long it stays on after car is locked
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-09-2014, 09:18 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 60,136
Posted By markandersonus
So it doesn't need coding?

So it doesn't need coding?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-09-2014, 08:32 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 60,136
Posted By markandersonus
Does this need coding after change or is it a...

Does this need coding after change or is it a simple swap?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-08-2014, 03:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 751
Posted By markandersonus
Thanks will check that. That said, the last...

Thanks will check that.

That said, the last errors seem to point o electrical issues:

Signal or value below threshold
Short circuit or signal interruption
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-08-2014, 01:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 751
Posted By markandersonus
Thanks Are there any fuel-pump specific...

Thanks

Are there any fuel-pump specific fault code?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-08-2014, 01:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 518
Posted By markandersonus
Thanks

Thanks
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-08-2014, 09:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 751
Posted By markandersonus
Intermittent Failure to Start

Hi All

Been having an issue with my 11/2004 745i failing to start (77K miles: had it almost 7 years: from 28K miles). I hear a click and that's it. I can get out, lock and unlock and try again...
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