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Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 02-21-2013, 04:36 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,149
Posted By repstein
Same thing happened with one of my 2011 750s. ...

Same thing happened with one of my 2011 750s. The car came in with the oyster instead of oyster and black. The dealer screwed up. Car was loaded. They didn't care. They just ordered a new one...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 01-23-2013, 12:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,447
Posted By repstein
Yep, I should have mentioned that I suspect it...

Yep, I should have mentioned that I suspect it was related to the rear climate control.

You hear it mostly when you brake, correct?

Randy
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 01-22-2013, 08:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,447
Posted By repstein
Nope. I gave up. Every time I bring it to the...

Nope. I gave up. Every time I bring it to the dealer, they claim they don't hear it. The lease is up in October, so it won't be my problem after that.

Randy
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 03-19-2012, 12:46 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,744
Posted By repstein
Lane departure warning hasn't been very useful...

Lane departure warning hasn't been very useful for me, however, blind spot detection has been a lifesaver quite a few times. I'm glad I purchased this package.

Randy
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 01-07-2012, 10:24 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 62,228
Posted By repstein
This has nothing to do with a navigation DVD, nor...

This has nothing to do with a navigation DVD, nor would it work with any older BMW that uses navigation systems with DVDs anyhow since it requires the latest incarnation of iDrive (CIC).

You order...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 12-25-2011, 06:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,095
Posted By repstein
Bluetooth update for those with a Combox controller/Option 6VC

http://www.bmw.com/update

Readme: http://www.bmw.com/_common/shared/owners/bluetooth/pdf/Readme_UPD01004_ENG.pdf

Randy
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 12-22-2011, 10:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,488
Posted By repstein
Keep in mind that if you use DVD in Motion,...

Keep in mind that if you use DVD in Motion, having the 6-changer comes in handy for loading it up with DVDs to watch from the front as well. ;)

(Yes, I'm too lazy to keep changing DVDs in the...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 12-01-2011, 09:51 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,447
Posted By repstein
Noise related to air conditioning/braking and other issues

Hello all,

I have a 2011 750Li (Oct 2010 build). For some time, a few times a week, I notice what sounds like a belt rubbing when I brake. The sound gets louder the harder I brake, yet goes away...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 06-06-2011, 05:58 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,280
Posted By repstein
So they've located *1* tire in the Ft. Lauderdale...

So they've located *1* tire in the Ft. Lauderdale location. This is the last one. Sorry SoFla folks, hope you don't run into a problem. This one is MINE!!!! ;)

Thanks everyone. Seriously...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 06-06-2011, 04:45 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,280
Posted By repstein
I have the insurance policy on the wheels/tires,...

I have the insurance policy on the wheels/tires, so I suspect it would be a lot easier to have an authorized dealer take care of this instead of buying a tire from somewhere else (if I can even find...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 06-05-2011, 05:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,280
Posted By repstein
BMW service departments are not allowed to plug...

BMW service departments are not allowed to plug tires. Against policy.

Either way, this is just crap.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 06-05-2011, 04:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,280
Posted By repstein
As I said in the original post, Braman checked...

As I said in the original post, Braman checked with Jupiter and Miami. They are out of stock and back-ordered until mid-July.

I contacted Lauderdale BMW Pembroke Pines (where I purchased the...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 06-04-2011, 03:57 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,280
Posted By repstein
20" Goodyear runflats out of stock?

So I went to one of my local dealers today because I have a nail in my right-rear tire of a 2011 750Li.

30 minutes later they come out to tell me that the tire isn't in stock in any of their...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-22-2011, 12:02 PM
Replies: 322
Views: 73,621
Posted By repstein
I'm not sure what "off the train" means, but...

I'm not sure what "off the train" means, but every car that comes into a dealership has normal prep.

In my case, I had three cars on BMW assist all at once, and the password was still what the CA...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-07-2011, 02:54 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 7,568
Posted By repstein
Did you put a DVD in the rear DVD player? ...

Did you put a DVD in the rear DVD player?

The multi-disc changer can only play a single disc at a time. That said, there are 3 different DVD players in the car -- the center console, the 6-disc...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-05-2011, 09:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,096
Posted By repstein
Next time I have time I'll do it again and write...

Next time I have time I'll do it again and write down the procedure. Sorry, I did it once and didn't remember. I do 2 (front and rear) all the time.

Randy
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-05-2011, 09:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,096
Posted By repstein
Yes. You can. I've actually had 3 different...

Yes. You can. I've actually had 3 different DVDs being played at once.

Front single disc DVD in dash for the front player, rear left side for example playing the rear single-disc DVD and the...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-05-2011, 09:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,687
Posted By repstein
Most kids movies in Blu ray are available in...

Most kids movies in Blu ray are available in Combo-packs (Blu Ray/DVD/Digital Copy). Tell her to buy those. :) Lowest price is on Amazon typically. Get Amazon prime and you'll have free 2-day...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 04-28-2011, 11:45 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 62,228
Posted By repstein
Worked for me on the first attempt. No problems...

Worked for me on the first attempt. No problems at all.

You can play from the single disc or from the multi-disc changer if you have one.

Basically, it's the same as when you are parked,...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 12-23-2010, 01:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,213
Posted By repstein
I believe it is an option on Euro/Asia spec'd...

I believe it is an option on Euro/Asia spec'd vehicles though. Sigh.

Why not offer it in the US as an option? I don't really get that.

Randy
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 12-23-2010, 12:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,213
Posted By repstein
Ski bag. Fridge is not an option, unfortunately....

Ski bag. Fridge is not an option, unfortunately.

Randy
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 12-21-2010, 09:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,369
Posted By repstein
Yes, I believe it would be just fine. :) ...

Yes, I believe it would be just fine. :)

BTW, I know many adults that text like that.

Randy
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 12-21-2010, 09:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,369
Posted By repstein
Yes, I believe it would be just fine. :) ...

Yes, I believe it would be just fine. :)

BTW, I know many adults that text like that.

Randy
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-18-2010, 02:34 PM
Replies: 322
Views: 73,621
Posted By repstein
The dealer, when they set up your car initially,...

The dealer, when they set up your car initially, set the password. They wrote the password on a piece of paper related to the theft/recovery portion of your paperwork. You can call your dealer and...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 12-17-2010, 06:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,369
Posted By repstein
Blackberry/Office integration

Just an update to a previous discussion.

I just received my Blackberry 9780 today and it does work with the car's Office functionality. I'm able to get my emails and text messages up on the...
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