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Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 10-05-2012, 07:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,158
Posted By becool
Audio question

7ers,

I currently own a 06 750 and have logic7. I'm big on audio quality and I am very happy with my current stock logic7 system. If any of you had an older 7 with logic7, how does it compare with...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-05-2012, 04:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 914
Posted By becool
Drive control drive moderately is the message

Drive control drive moderately is the message
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-04-2012, 12:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 914
Posted By becool
Does anyone have an answer or suggestion?

Does anyone have an answer or suggestion?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-03-2012, 05:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 914
Posted By becool
Drive control message

7ers
Before some you get pissed or angry at me thinking that I didn't search the forums for this problem, I did and couldn't find anything that helped me. I got this problem drive control drive...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-15-2012, 08:09 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 893
Posted By becool
I always watch out for traffic behind before...

I always watch out for traffic behind before slowing down a mile ahead or else your right I would make people go nuts. So just to confirm that engine braking does not stress out my drivetrain....
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-14-2012, 09:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 893
Posted By becool
Engine braking bad for your car?

Dear 7ers,

It may seem like a ridiculous thread to some of you but let me explain what I'm experiencing these days. I have 06 750li with Pirelli pzerro 245 front and 275 rear width tires on...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-02-2011, 08:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 629
Posted By becool
I definately dont pound on my speakers, Im...

I definately dont pound on my speakers, Im listening mostly from low to medium volumes, I do use the spatializer and trust me It took me couple a months to play with those settings to finally get...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-01-2011, 08:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 629
Posted By becool
Sound quality degradation

7ers,

Recently I drove a Loaner 2011 X5 xdrive5.0i and that suv had logic7 sound system as well. Until I heard the sound system in the x5 i thought my car had one of the best sounding systems out...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-01-2011, 08:23 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,317
Posted By becool
7ers, I have an 06 750, Today when my...

7ers,

I have an 06 750,
Today when my petite wife sat on the passenger side seat the above mentioned air bag and seat belt signs came on. By now my car is out of warranty and unfortunately dont...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-17-2010, 03:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 672
Posted By becool
Is my transmission about to go out?

7ers,

Today coming home, for the first time I experienced a transmission problem with my 06 750li. After coming to complete stop at a stop sign I accelerated and the experience was as if the car...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-02-2009, 04:24 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,224
Posted By becool
How do I prevent my 7 from being driven?

I know it may seem silly to some of you, but I love my car so much that i cant stand anyone in my family besides me driving it and I simply cant say that you cant drive the 7 while im gone. I am...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-21-2009, 09:49 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,247
Posted By becool
Most of you have no windnoise at speeds above...

Most of you have no windnoise at speeds above 80mph? Really? Absolutely none? I guess I have to test drive another 7 to make sure for myself because my interior is quiet upto about 80mph and then...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-20-2009, 09:09 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,247
Posted By becool
How quiet is your 7?

I have a 06 750li, after multiple trips to the dealership about windnoise problems I had my windshield replaced under warranty. Now the car is quieter, but still not very quiet. Correct me if im...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-03-2009, 08:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,054
Posted By becool
What's your car's RPM at idle?

7ers,
Like most of the 750 owners I too had issues with rough idle on cold start up. I went to the dealer to get it fixed and they didnt really fix it as it still idles rough when cold for about 20...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-19-2009, 06:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,442
Posted By becool
Windnoise is killing me - Part 2

If you read my first part, I have a problem with windnoise coming from somewhere top of my windshield, its very obvious windnoise at speeds above 60mph and there is no way someone cannot not hear it....
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-11-2009, 07:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,559
Posted By becool
Alright so today in the suburbs of chicago it was...

Alright so today in the suburbs of chicago it was kinda windy. I would say wind was blowing at speeds of about 10 to 20 mph. While driving my 7 at 45 mph, guess what my car had plenty of wind...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-09-2009, 05:24 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,559
Posted By becool
:confused: I think you mean lift pads here. If...

:confused: I think you mean lift pads here. If so, guess what that post was by me. And no that did not fix the problem, it is my windshield and i know im not crazy.:eek:
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-09-2009, 05:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 15,643
Posted By becool
I took mine to dealer for this problem, after...

I took mine to dealer for this problem, after they did "something" it has improved but not completely fixed. However they raised my IDLE by 50 RPM and now my car idles at about 550 rpm rather than...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-09-2009, 09:43 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,559
Posted By becool
You have no idea. I know im picky but im driving...

You have no idea. I know im picky but im driving a 7 so quiet ride is'nt too much to ask for is it?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-08-2009, 09:14 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,559
Posted By becool
Finally some hope. You have no idea how relieved...

Finally some hope. You have no idea how relieved I am to read your message. I hope this will help others like us out there. I have an appointment with the dealer coming up so i will keep everyone...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-06-2009, 01:00 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,559
Posted By becool
I understand the sunroof problem but in my case...

I understand the sunroof problem but in my case its not the culprit because no matter if my visor is open or closed the noise levels are the same. They actually fixed my sunroof problem because it...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-06-2009, 09:37 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,559
Posted By becool
Wind noise is killing me!

Hello 7ers,
If you have looked at my previous posts i'm the same person who keeps reporting windnoise issues. Well I took my car in for the third time to a different dealer this time and a bmw tech...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-26-2009, 07:38 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 7,784
Posted By becool
Even though many of us might secretly be already...

Even though many of us might secretly be already wishing about owning a F01, we might be in a denial mode because some of us cant afford one YET. I mean I just bought my 06 750li 3 months ago so im...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-17-2009, 10:23 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,180
Posted By becool
It makes no difference whether my visor is closed...

It makes no difference whether my visor is closed or open, the noise levels remain the same which is to say at 70mph i hear windnoise. Even after spending that $183 i posted above didnt fix the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-14-2009, 09:13 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,180
Posted By becool
Harjot, When you say your car "was" quiet, you...

Harjot,
When you say your car "was" quiet, you mean it isnt quiet anymore? Thanks for the BMWNA recommendation however do you think i should try another dealer before contacting them, like the the...
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