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Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-25-2015, 10:32 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,260
Posted By Wolfman64
Hand controls and the huge key appear to be...

Hand controls and the huge key appear to be pretty gimmicky/annoying.

I am more interested in active driver assistance tools (like actively keeping the car in the lane or auto passing or auto...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-18-2015, 06:05 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,709
Posted By Wolfman64
I assume that it can probably charge wireless via...

I assume that it can probably charge wireless via the induction pad in the car, along with your smartphone but I have to admit while cool to look at, a key that needs constant charging would be...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-16-2015, 11:02 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,260
Posted By Wolfman64
It would be surprising if the G11 beats the S550...

It would be surprising if the G11 beats the S550 in the interior department.
MB's dynamic seats, massage functions and headrest are 3 steps up from our 7.

Also, I am sure that BMW is showing an...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-16-2015, 10:47 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,709
Posted By Wolfman64
Our lease is up in August and just received a VM...

Our lease is up in August and just received a VM from the dealer to get us into the G11 or if wanted into a '15 model and a very low cost.
When I called he told me that the new 7 will be already...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-07-2015, 07:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 521
Posted By Wolfman64
I have had the same setup for about a year (using...

I have had the same setup for about a year (using the Blackvue 550 version).
Really nice setup except that the rear camera is only 720p with a lesser sensor/lens than the front.

Couple things;...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 03-23-2015, 10:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 536
Posted By Wolfman64
BMW told me that it was the active headrest...

BMW told me that it was the active headrest module that disconnected the battery.

Overall I am happy about these safety features but am concerned of how easily the car can be disabled (in case...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 03-19-2015, 07:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 536
Posted By Wolfman64
Wife got rear ended - car wouldn't start

She was standing at the traffic light and another BMW 5 series bumped into her. This appeared to by a minor accident from what I able to see rear bumper lightly deformed, no visible metal damage....
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 03-10-2015, 10:17 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,036
Posted By Wolfman64
The NA engine is super reliable; it just starts...

The NA engine is super reliable; it just starts to be broken in at 70k miles ;)

I have used all 4 lowering methods on MB's. You take your pick:
1. Use a couple of washers to adjust the ride...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 03-09-2015, 07:04 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,036
Posted By Wolfman64
You will love the your new S! Airmatic issues...

You will love the your new S! Airmatic issues were primarily on the old W220 model; this one will serve you well. Also if you want to lower the car, this can be done for as little as a...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 03-06-2015, 01:36 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,552
Posted By Wolfman64
IMO, the best looking OEM wheels are the 312 21"...

IMO, the best looking OEM wheels are the 312 21" wheels in ferric gray.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 03-05-2015, 07:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 329
Posted By Wolfman64
Surprised that BMW doesn't have that. MB has...

Surprised that BMW doesn't have that.
MB has that with a button on their AMG GTs and the S-class coupe as well (no button there, flap opens when switching to sport mode).

Gotta love the exhaust...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 03-02-2015, 10:56 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,104
Posted By Wolfman64
Best looking Bentley yet! But the cars...

Best looking Bentley yet!
But the cars proportions look somewhat "off", especially the top & side view. Too stubby? Or maybe the wheels are too large. Can't put my finger on it...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 02-26-2015, 06:44 PM
Replies: 773
Views: 44,812
Posted By Wolfman64
All matter of taste in the end. I really like the...

All matter of taste in the end. I really like the look of the F02 especially on H&R springs, but WOW never came to mind. In fact, the only sedan with that effect for me was when the RR Phantom was...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 02-26-2015, 06:40 PM
Replies: 773
Views: 44,812
Posted By Wolfman64
I think the AMG GTS will be the ticket. In stock...

I think the AMG GTS will be the ticket. In stock form as fast as the SLS and easily tunable for more power. Better drive dynamics and lower price... I think it's a gorgeous looking car.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 02-23-2015, 09:55 PM
Replies: 773
Views: 44,812
Posted By Wolfman64
N63 Customer Care - RESULTS

I am confused. Are you saying that all MB V8 engines are potentially having issues due to some Bosch part? Disregarding that there no widespread engine issues with MB V8's.

I did just read up on...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 02-23-2015, 06:24 PM
Replies: 773
Views: 44,812
Posted By Wolfman64
I am active on MBworld as I have two Mercedes...

I am active on MBworld as I have two Mercedes along with the 750.
MB forum members are a good dedicated bunch of people (just like here) that have high expectations of service and the quality of...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 02-19-2015, 05:22 PM
Replies: 773
Views: 44,812
Posted By Wolfman64
I had the same battery issues as you, freezing in...

I had the same battery issues as you, freezing in Minnesota.
The software update will make sure that the heater blower will run even if the battery is low.
Also got the 105ah battery and the...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 02-17-2015, 07:10 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,178
Posted By Wolfman64
Don't think there is a single cop in the country...

Don't think there is a single cop in the country anymore that still uses X band...

Enjoy and drive safe ;)
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 02-17-2015, 07:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 947
Posted By Wolfman64
I should try movies via USB. Do you get full...

I should try movies via USB. Do you get full screen view like a DVD?
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 02-17-2015, 06:59 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,408
Posted By Wolfman64
Tesla is offering lease discounts if you get a...

Tesla is offering lease discounts if you get a car before the end of Q1. Still pricier than a BMW but less than before. They are definitely starting to run after prospective customers.

Drove a...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 02-16-2015, 07:01 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,408
Posted By Wolfman64
If you had to give up your 750 what would you get

Current S-class is without peers at the moment and engines/drive trains are rock solid.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 02-16-2015, 06:58 PM
Replies: 773
Views: 44,812
Posted By Wolfman64
2 days for me. Injectors were done 6 months ago;...

2 days for me. Injectors were done 6 months ago; 1 day job...
Car is better than before, not the engine, just the battery.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 02-14-2015, 10:17 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 947
Posted By Wolfman64
iPhone 6plus adapter for 750

I think the time for cradles is over. Too many form factors and even with iPhones things have changed with the Lightning connector (lack of analog audio).
All cradles are made by Peikert and afaik...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 02-12-2015, 09:43 PM
Replies: 773
Views: 44,812
Posted By Wolfman64
N63 Customer Care - RESULTS

Good for you! $10k is a great outcome!
Everyone owning the car or having it sit in the shop for over 10 days should look for some money from BMW...

Calling it a CCP is really disguising how...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 02-11-2015, 05:56 PM
Replies: 773
Views: 44,812
Posted By Wolfman64
N63 Customer Care - RESULTS

Don't get comfy. Have them do the software update, battery and check what parts need ordering; this is same day service and then pickup your car and drop it back off when the parts are in.

It's...
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