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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-21-2012, 05:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 926
Posted By Gasfan
Motor week says Lexus copies BMW

Motorweek reviewed the LS460. Ive always thought the Lexus styling morphed from a loaf of bread into a copy of the 750. Now Motorweek commented that the interior look is also similar (pc for...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-21-2012, 05:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 555
Posted By Gasfan
Yes. Thats what I described in the original...

Yes. Thats what I described in the original post. Thats how it works for me. I would like it to open all the doors and will ask next time I take it in to have the change made to open all the doors.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-21-2012, 07:00 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,441
Posted By Gasfan
45K in repairs......so far!!!!. that hardly...

45K in repairs......so far!!!!. that hardly seems like a car thats worth it.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-21-2012, 06:56 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 438
Posted By Gasfan
I dont have that problem. THe car remember...

I dont have that problem. THe car remember exactly that last configuration and returns to it at each start
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-21-2012, 06:52 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 555
Posted By Gasfan
ok. Thanks. Thats good to know I dont have a...

ok. Thanks. Thats good to know I dont have a failure. Next time I have it serviced Ill ask the indie to make that change.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-20-2012, 01:31 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,542
Posted By Gasfan
I read the article. There was no mention of a...

I read the article. There was no mention of a recall. It describe the failure of the Park transmission to lock the wheels
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-20-2012, 01:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 555
Posted By Gasfan
Comfort Access on Passenger side

My Comfort Access works fine for me and on any door or trunk (unlocks with key still in pocket).

How is it supposed to work for passengers. When Ive opened and standing at the driver door, the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-19-2012, 06:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 505
Posted By Gasfan
I was surprised to see the gov mileage estimates...

I was surprised to see the gov mileage estimates got worse. Im surprised BMW didnt make an effort to improve the MPG.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-18-2012, 08:22 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,911
Posted By Gasfan
When I Googled for help on problems on my car,...

When I Googled for help on problems on my car, even before joining, a lot of the hits came back to Bimmerfest and a lot of those were AceFX posts. My impression was that he was a super star and a...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-17-2012, 02:37 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,911
Posted By Gasfan
what happened to Driftgirl?

what happened to Driftgirl?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-16-2012, 07:03 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,033
Posted By Gasfan
just a stab. There is a link in the DIY section...

just a stab. There is a link in the DIY section with a bunch of secret actions to do things such as reset the driving style for the transmission. It involved more then holding down the accelerator...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-16-2012, 05:39 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 348
Posted By Gasfan
have you checked the door covering? Sometimes it...

have you checked the door covering? Sometimes it comes loose or lifts off the metal door on the inside of the door next to the window and catches the screen which causes it to detrack. It starts...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-16-2012, 05:26 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 720
Posted By Gasfan
thats a good point. I bet thats what happened. ...

thats a good point. I bet thats what happened. The autolock goes off at 10mph
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-14-2012, 05:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,332
Posted By Gasfan
Thats a lot of patience to sand all that detail. ...

Thats a lot of patience to sand all that detail.
Did you notice any delamination on the plastic.
On mine I see what looks like a thin plastic coating peeling off in certain areas.
Also like it was...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 10-14-2012, 05:24 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,235
Posted By Gasfan
thats a great deal. Im tempted to buy them just...

thats a great deal. Im tempted to buy them just cuz of the bargain!
Everyone can always use a spare set of wheels and tires right!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-14-2012, 05:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 902
Posted By Gasfan
I should have said I got it from Ebay also.

I should have said I got it from Ebay also.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-14-2012, 05:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 902
Posted By Gasfan
I had the same experience. I just recently...

I had the same experience. I just recently purchased the DVD and inserted into the reader in the trunk. Work just fine. It restarted a few times at first but I think that is becuase it was...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-14-2012, 05:16 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,000
Posted By Gasfan
I would think it would be no different then any...

I would think it would be no different then any other 2 wheel drive car. Are front or back drive preferred in the snow? So your equally at risk I would think? The X drive would be the safest way...
Forum: New Member Introductions 10-14-2012, 05:11 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 277
Posted By Gasfan
new to forum

Hello: Id like to join the forum to help me understand my 750 better and do some of the work myself.
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