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Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) Yesterday, 08:08 PM
Replies: 771
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Posted By wjhughes420384
bmw just changed their supplier of oil from...

bmw just changed their supplier of oil from Castrol to shell, curious that it is at the same time as the CCP and the reduction in mileage between oil changes.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) Yesterday, 08:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 412
Posted By wjhughes420384
if your sunglasses are polarized they will mess...

if your sunglasses are polarized they will mess with the HUD. get sunglasses that are not polarized and you will be fine.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-20-2015, 10:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 725
Posted By wjhughes420384
go to the hardware store, buy a role of duct...

go to the hardware store, buy a role of duct tape, put your left hand on the top of the trunk lid and gently exert a downward force on the lid. once the lid is in an appropriate position, liberally...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-20-2015, 08:52 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,642
Posted By wjhughes420384
agree on the locking system, my wife got a...

agree on the locking system, my wife got a cadilac as a loaner and it locked as she walked away
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-17-2015, 09:15 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 765
Posted By wjhughes420384
oh wait! you forgot the Bavaria! I had a 74...

oh wait! you forgot the Bavaria! I had a 74 Bavaria then they came out with the Bavaria 3.0 they were great cars for their time. My wife and I survived a 50mph head on collision with no airbags in...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-17-2015, 09:04 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 765
Posted By wjhughes420384
I had my E38 for 13 yrs and 356k miles. I hated...

I had my E38 for 13 yrs and 356k miles. I hated giving it up
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-15-2015, 06:07 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 13,739
Posted By wjhughes420384
The battery is the problem with a lot of these...

The battery is the problem with a lot of these glitches. because the cooling system runs so long after shutting down it tears up the battery. that is why they now want to change the battery every 10k...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-15-2015, 05:54 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,054
Posted By wjhughes420384
not my cup of tea

not my cup of tea
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-12-2015, 04:42 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 3,861
Posted By wjhughes420384
I don't look good in heels, I guess i'll wait til...

I don't look good in heels, I guess i'll wait til sept
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-11-2015, 08:53 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 3,861
Posted By wjhughes420384
if you don't want to use your invite, I would be...

if you don't want to use your invite, I would be glad to go as your stand in, and will give you a detailed report
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-08-2015, 07:25 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,064
Posted By wjhughes420384
if its burning oil won't that mess up the cats?

if its burning oil won't that mess up the cats?
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-08-2015, 09:18 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 756
Posted By wjhughes420384
That continental kit would certainly make you...

That continental kit would certainly make you stand out and get noticed,
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-08-2015, 09:16 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,064
Posted By wjhughes420384
I am going somewhere around 4k, on my first set...

I am going somewhere around 4k, on my first set of turbos it seemed higher, not sure if they changed the design, but it is infrequent enough that I don't really pay attention, although I do keep a...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-08-2015, 09:13 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,200
Posted By wjhughes420384
go with 12 cylinders, its just sexier

go with 12 cylinders, its just sexier
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-07-2015, 07:10 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,064
Posted By wjhughes420384
interesting that your oil consumption is so high...

interesting that your oil consumption is so high when you drive so hard. do you do a lot of short trips? when I track my car I am running in excess of 5000 rpm all the time and my oil consumption...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-07-2015, 10:04 AM
Replies: 771
Views: 44,141
Posted By wjhughes420384
need more info on the carbon buildup extended...

need more info on the carbon buildup extended warranty, I just paid $5k to have it done!
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-07-2015, 10:01 AM
Replies: 771
Views: 44,141
Posted By wjhughes420384
after they refilled the car and ran it they...

after they refilled the car and ran it they checked the oil for metal. They sent someone out to clean up my garage, and detailed my car. they have been very apologetic, and they said that the...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-07-2015, 09:56 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 2,720
Posted By wjhughes420384
This is an emotional issue among folks here, I...

This is an emotional issue among folks here, I love my V1
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-03-2015, 07:37 AM
Replies: 771
Views: 44,141
Posted By wjhughes420384
have they scoped it for carbon buildup yet?

have they scoped it for carbon buildup yet?
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-01-2015, 05:38 PM
Replies: 771
Views: 44,141
Posted By wjhughes420384
since the CCP it has been in the shop more than...

since the CCP it has been in the shop more than not. the dealer sent a clean up guy, I picked it up today, they said I shut it down fast enough that there weren't even any codes for low oil pressure....
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-01-2015, 05:19 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,017
Posted By wjhughes420384
my 740il went to 356,000 miles before I stupidly...

my 740il went to 356,000 miles before I stupidly traded it in. just because an older simpler version of your car was good, doesn't mean the new one with 100 processors and leading edge tech will be
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 04-30-2015, 10:01 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,948
Posted By wjhughes420384
if the n55 is direct injection you have the same...

if the n55 is direct injection you have the same problem
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 04-30-2015, 09:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 358
Posted By wjhughes420384
used drilled and slotted rotors?? usually you do...

used drilled and slotted rotors?? usually you do one or the other, drilled, or slotted doing both just seem like overkill.
I always heard that slotted is better than drilled
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 04-30-2015, 09:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 642
Posted By wjhughes420384
dump the 20's they will go flat with the first...

dump the 20's they will go flat with the first pot hole get non flats get all the warranties you can. get the 13.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 04-30-2015, 07:48 PM
Replies: 771
Views: 44,141
Posted By wjhughes420384
holy ****! I started my car on sunday, luckily my...

holy ****! I started my car on sunday, luckily my wife was nearby and started screaming! I shut it down quick. They flat bedded my car to the dealer and sent a cleanup crew to my house.
oil line...
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