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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-24-2014, 04:44 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 921
Posted By DASchell
Hope all goes well. I will say that I am insured...

Hope all goes well. I will say that I am insured by USAA and have been for the last 20 years plus. In my opinion they are one of the best. That said your take needs to be "I want my car back in the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-16-2013, 05:00 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,929
Posted By DASchell
We all can feel your pain brother.The up side is...

We all can feel your pain brother.The up side is you are getting all of the little issues taken care of. My 07 750i sport was having door lock issues and a couple of other things. I took a leap of...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-06-2013, 10:36 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 437
Posted By DASchell
I have been thinking of pursuing this.... ...

I have been thinking of pursuing this....
Intriqued by moving from 360HP to 480 HP.

I do love the line of my 07 750i and although some serious scratch still has to be less than what an F0 engine...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-03-2013, 10:10 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 8,799
Posted By DASchell
Schpenxel Bandit, Can one of you measure the...

Schpenxel Bandit,

Can one of you measure the "bonded seal on the coolant pipe. I am thinking that I might be able to come up with an aerospace replacement seal that would work. I manage a machine...
Forum: General Automotive Forum 10-13-2013, 10:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,177
Posted By DASchell
I bought a Hyundai Sonata new in 2002. Brakes, a...

I bought a Hyundai Sonata new in 2002. Brakes, a battery, one tune up, maintenance as dictated drove it for 125,000 miles. Paid 20k sold it last year for 3k. Up until then I was a Chevy guy. For...
Forum: General Automotive Forum 10-11-2013, 02:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,177
Posted By DASchell
AND.....Both Hyundai and KIA beat out Chevrolet....

AND.....Both Hyundai and KIA beat out Chevrolet. What the heck is happening
Forum: General Automotive Forum 10-11-2013, 02:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,177
Posted By DASchell
At least BMW beat out Cisco, (who is laying off...

At least BMW beat out Cisco, (who is laying off BTW). LOL
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-27-2013, 10:26 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 505
Posted By DASchell
I have had my 07' 750i for about a year and a...

I have had my 07' 750i for about a year and a half. Bought it with 55k miles on it. I did have tranny serviced, (fluid, mechtronic sleeve seal, guibo, and new pan and filter) done right after...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-22-2013, 10:22 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 660
Posted By DASchell
Why would you want to do that. Non AGM battery in...

Why would you want to do that. Non AGM battery in the trunk sealed up with you spare wheel/tire etc.?? I know they have a vent but still as a guy who worked in the past as a process engineer for a...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-30-2013, 11:33 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 363
Posted By DASchell
That is what my wife said. LOL:rofl: The worse...

That is what my wife said. LOL:rofl: The worse part was not so much the ticket but the hour or so of "I told you so".:bawling:
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-29-2013, 03:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 363
Posted By DASchell
Car problems on the 500 mile trek from the East Bay to San Diego...

only real problem with the 7 is the thing rides way to smooth and upon looking at the speedo when passing the CHP setting on the shoulder realized I was doing 92 mph. At least he was cool and only...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-11-2013, 04:42 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,695
Posted By DASchell
OP.. Trunk close with rear foot sensor. ...

OP..

Trunk close with rear foot sensor.



IS that even an option?? I do not see it mentioned in my manual
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-11-2013, 04:30 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,320
Posted By DASchell
The reason for me buying the 750 was because of...

The reason for me buying the 750 was because of taking some road trips from Northern Cali to Southern Cali and to Southwest Nevada. Last two trips were in my wifes car a 03 Sonata LX. Not the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-21-2013, 04:24 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 266
Posted By DASchell
I am in Concord. I was using Auto-Risen but I...

I am in Concord. I was using Auto-Risen but I would stay clear as when they did my transmission service and called me to come pick it up driving away I heard a tick-tick for every revolution of the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-20-2013, 03:59 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,369
Posted By DASchell
Looks like my wife drove it. "Honey, the...

Looks like my wife drove it. "Honey, the red-light oil can looking thingee came on 100 miles or so ago. So I drove it home REAL FAST so you could take a look at it.:D:D:D
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-18-2013, 11:37 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 596
Posted By DASchell
I had the Roll away and the door's locking...

I had the Roll away and the door's locking Recalls done 2 months ago and have had no issues. My 07 750i has not had any mods done to it so keep that in mind.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-03-2013, 11:58 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 822
Posted By DASchell
Originally Posted by JUBMW Before you know it...

Originally Posted by JUBMW
Before you know it he will have guys driving from Cali ....


I see he is selling a 645 that he has maintained. Hmmmm maybe the wife and I should take a roadtrip from...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-31-2013, 01:31 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 882
Posted By DASchell
Had both recalls done on mine Rollaway and door...

Had both recalls done on mine Rollaway and door lock. Only issue is drivers side rear does not soft close now but it was clicking multiple times before it would latch prior to taking it in so it may...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-09-2013, 05:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 601
Posted By DASchell
I think you should go for it. Mainly because then...

I think you should go for it. Mainly because then I can see how they look as I have been thinking of doing it on my Blk 750i with the 149s.
Forum: General BMW 04-26-2013, 05:12 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,137
Posted By DASchell
.."Wife is hellbent on a SUV. Not sure why I'll...

.."Wife is hellbent on a SUV. Not sure why I'll need it. "....

Your not sure why you need it because she has not told you about the children you and her are intending to have...YET....

GRIN...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-26-2013, 04:54 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 4,150
Posted By DASchell
Here is an idea. ... 1. Pull interior door...

Here is an idea. ...
1. Pull interior door panel.
2. Remove side view mirror.
3. Drive a 06-07 under the removed mirror.
4. Repeat No.s 1 & 2 above.
4. Affix your mirror to No 3 above.
5....
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-25-2013, 06:23 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,245
Posted By DASchell
I Think they are all "PURDY". But then I am...

I Think they are all "PURDY".

But then I am blind in one eye and can't see out of the other.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-04-2013, 09:43 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,213
Posted By DASchell
I have the Pilot Sport A/S Plus on my 07 with the...

I have the Pilot Sport A/S Plus on my 07 with the 20" sport wheels. I really like them. I went to them because of driving from Bay area to see the kids in San Diego and wanted something with an all...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-13-2013, 06:21 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,643
Posted By DASchell
especially today is nice 72 outside at 6pm and no...

especially today is nice 72 outside at 6pm and no salt on the road to f up the 7. GRIN
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-13-2013, 04:05 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,643
Posted By DASchell
bmwoem1 quote: "Although I can't move to...

bmwoem1 quote:

"Although I can't move to Indiana, I can always give advice to lead you in the right direction"

My Advice,
Who wants to move to Indiana anyway....Now moving West to ....say...
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