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Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 11-06-2013, 05:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 505
Posted By justmike
i have a generic thule rack; used it on my E66...

i have a generic thule rack; used it on my E66 also without any problems. Purchased it at REI and it has movable hooks on the bottom to adjust where it sits on the car. really works great, minimal...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 10-26-2013, 05:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 505
Posted By justmike
i have the OEM roof rack. It works very nicely...

i have the OEM roof rack. It works very nicely and much better than the E65 versions. i use it with a roof box with no issues at highway speeds. i can't imagine any issues with the length of box,...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 01-31-2013, 12:36 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 7,068
Posted By justmike
They have one on the showroom floor in...

They have one on the showroom floor in Minnetonka, MN. Sticker at about 170k IIRC.

didn't like the headrest stitches either.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 01-21-2013, 10:52 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,693
Posted By justmike
part numbers

these are the part numbers for the repair:

qty
4 41-21-7-198-335 roof rack bracket
7 51-13-7-217-789 clamp
5 51-13-7-184-575 clamp
4 51-13-7-232-420 clamp

?? ...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 01-01-2013, 05:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,693
Posted By justmike
Let me know if you want the service report for...

Let me know if you want the service report for part numbers. BTW, BMW paid for all the missing parts!

I just returned from an almost 2,000 mile trip over the holidays. The rack and box work...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 12-10-2012, 07:00 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 611
Posted By justmike
Snow!

Winter has arrived with over a foot of snow. I am allows amazed at how well Blizzack tires work. no troubles getting around, other than watching out for other drivers anyway.

Still don't see any...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 12-05-2012, 12:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,693
Posted By justmike
I have a 2012 with the roof rack. Just be...

I have a 2012 with the roof rack. Just be certain all the parts are installed at the factory to mount it. inside the little track doors are supposed to be a black mounting bracket that receives the...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 12-01-2012, 07:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,242
Posted By justmike
sorry i dont have any pictures. it really isn't...

sorry i dont have any pictures. it really isn't complicated, just connect to the under hood positive post and then use a convenient grounding location such as the strut mounting bolt.

i use a...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 11-27-2012, 07:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,242
Posted By justmike
Battery tenders also add significantly to the...

Battery tenders also add significantly to the life of a battery. These batteries are expensive and a hassle to replace.

I hard wire them into the charging lug under the hood and route the lead to...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 11-15-2012, 02:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,773
Posted By justmike
I have the BMW version, it works great. Rock...

I have the BMW version, it works great. Rock solid as you would expect. Just buy the correct one for your iPad
Forum: Wheels and Tires 11-13-2012, 07:03 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 281
Posted By justmike
7 series snow tires & wheels

fit 1988 to 2008 without rings. 17 inch with Blizzak LM22 235/55x17
used 2 seasons, good tread and no rim damage
Forum: Wheels and Tires 11-13-2012, 06:57 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 937
Posted By justmike
are you interested in E39 OEM M5 wheels? i have...

are you interested in E39 OEM M5 wheels? i have a set of staggered 18" wheels with some rim damage from improper tire installation. Wheels run true.
currently have tires mounted that are 5 years...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 09-10-2012, 03:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 823
Posted By justmike
I installed DWS on an E65. they seemed like...

I installed DWS on an E65. they seemed like great tires for the few thousand miles I put on them before trading to an F02. I should have made them part of the deal!
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 07-22-2012, 12:25 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 796
Posted By justmike
I purchased a 2012 Li in June. the dealer...

I purchased a 2012 Li in June. the dealer confirmed the 2011 rack is the same, i have the box in the garage. I think i paid about $275 for the rack and will reuse my box from the 2006 Li.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-14-2009, 02:08 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,841
Posted By justmike
i had a similar issue with my 06 Li driver's side...

i had a similar issue with my 06 Li driver's side rear door. Finally the door wouldn't stay closed at all, they had to replace all of the latch system. I ended up having to tie the door shut!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-09-2009, 12:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 662
Posted By justmike
it really is the same place. 2 databases with...

it really is the same place. 2 databases with different names for the same place. Probably happens lots now with all the newer zipcodes and area codes.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-09-2009, 09:09 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 662
Posted By justmike
navigation issue

I recently experienced a problem with my navigation system in a 2006 750Li. The symptoms where: no voice directions nor arrows in the tach display. It would calculate distance and arrival times so...
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