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Forum: BMW i3 / i8 / ActiveE Yesterday, 12:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 129
Posted By AstroZ
i3 Range Extender Question

Hi everyone - I am a current 7series owner and am considering the Tesla S and i3 as possible future cars. The Tesla seems to be quite expensive for what you get, especially when optioned out, so I...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 01-18-2014, 03:56 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,303
Posted By AstroZ
I bought a 2009 CPO. Now I have clear coat...

I bought a 2009 CPO. Now I have clear coat peeling, but only on the driver side front fender, so I think it may have been in an accident without them telling me.

I also was sold a 750 with a...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 09-19-2013, 10:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 615
Posted By AstroZ
Does it fix itself when you start the car? The...

Does it fix itself when you start the car? The dealer told me this was a "feature" (really)
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 06-25-2013, 05:21 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,161
Posted By AstroZ
Just wanted to update everyone. My bluetooth...

Just wanted to update everyone. My bluetooth adapter came in the mail the other day and it works great. I can use the bluetooth adapter for audio from my phone and when a call comes in or I place...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 06-19-2013, 12:20 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,161
Posted By AstroZ
I just ordered one of these, but just a...

I just ordered one of these, but just a thought...

Bluetooth devices can only be connected to one thing at a time right? So if I am using this for bluetooth audio, I can't use the bluetooth phone...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-20-2013, 08:58 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,058
Posted By AstroZ
The interior looks very nice to me. I am "meh"...

The interior looks very nice to me. I am "meh" on the exterior.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 04-11-2013, 11:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 666
Posted By AstroZ
What did they say was the problem? Was it just a...

What did they say was the problem? Was it just a software fix?
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 04-01-2013, 09:52 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 816
Posted By AstroZ
For those adding every 1k miles, I would check...

For those adding every 1k miles, I would check for leaks. I was adding oil like this, but kept finding oil on the floor of my garage. Once the dealership checked it out I didn't have any more...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 04-01-2013, 09:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 894
Posted By AstroZ
For an '09 I have found it is best to use an AUX...

For an '09 I have found it is best to use an AUX cable and then a USB cable for power on the iPhone 5. There is some level of integration, but it is a bit flaky and easier to use the AUX.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 03-17-2013, 08:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 441
Posted By AstroZ
Anyone request BMW buyback a CPO?

I have a CPO 2009 BMW 750LI that I've had for less than a year. I've now had to take it in for service four times for a drivetrain malfunction (and less of an issue for the side cameras not...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 01-05-2013, 03:02 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 14,042
Posted By AstroZ
I had been having hesitation and what I felt were...

I had been having hesitation and what I felt were rough shift issues for a while, but the dealer said those were normal. I had a drivetrain malfunction error and brought it in and the diagnosis was...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 06-14-2012, 05:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,541
Posted By AstroZ
I have this same problem. Right camera.

I have this same problem. Right camera.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-12-2012, 08:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 867
Posted By AstroZ
Ok great - they didn't give it to me and the...

Ok great - they didn't give it to me and the dealership is far away so I can order one from Amazon easy enough. Thanks!
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-12-2012, 06:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 867
Posted By AstroZ
iPhone Integration Question

Hi everyone. I've owned a number of BMWs, and in the last month have purchased a 2012 528i (wife's) and just today a CPO 2009 750li (mine). We previously had 2006 models, so the integrated iPhone...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-12-2012, 02:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,335
Posted By AstroZ
I think it seems reasonable. I bought a similar...

I think it seems reasonable. I bought a similar 2009 CPO with 29k miles on it today and paid 55,700. I've been shopping a number of dealers for quite a while and that was the best I could do. If...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 03-31-2012, 10:37 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 12,783
Posted By AstroZ
Hey guys, I apologize but I am bit confused. I...

Hey guys, I apologize but I am bit confused. I thought this deal was over, but it looks like it can be signed prior to April 3rd? So I can get the $644/36 month deal? Any discount if I pay the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-28-2012, 04:12 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,589
Posted By AstroZ
I hate to ask stupid questions, but the white...

I hate to ask stupid questions, but the white part is what they wrapped? The reason I am asking is because I have only seen the matte finish in the past.

I have a 2006 750LI that has some rough...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-28-2012, 04:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,868
Posted By AstroZ
I have this problem. The car is out of warranty...

I have this problem. The car is out of warranty now, but when it was under warranty I brought it to the dealer about this and they said that was just the way it was for the E66 and there was nothing...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 01-28-2012, 04:06 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 12,783
Posted By AstroZ
I wish I would have seen this when it was...

I wish I would have seen this when it was available. If it opens back up again and a dealer can provide this then please PM me.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-27-2011, 05:21 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,612
Posted By AstroZ
This seems like a common problem for the...

This seems like a common problem for the 750/750li. I've had it quite a few times and each time I look up in the rear view to see who has hit me :bawling:

The transmission reset can help. I do...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-27-2011, 05:09 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 972
Posted By AstroZ
If you want a matte finish you could always do...

If you want a matte finish you could always do one of the vinyl wraps.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-27-2011, 05:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,010
Posted By AstroZ
I have used these guys:...

I have used these guys: http://www.phoenixbimmer.com/ to service my 2006 750LI and 2006 530i quite a few times. They seem honest and have always quoted me prices over the phone. They use genuine...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-16-2011, 01:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,020
Posted By AstroZ
Thank you so much!!! That was exactly the...

Thank you so much!!! That was exactly the problem. I did some searching after you pointed out it was the most system, and figured I would be buying one of the jumpers to do some testing.

I...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-16-2011, 11:26 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,020
Posted By AstroZ
iDrive Menus are blank

I have a 2006 750LI. Last night when I got in the car the iDrive system was frozen at the accept screen. I didn't have time to look at it last night, so I did a lot of searching this morning and...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-05-2010, 10:26 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,325
Posted By AstroZ
Can someone elaborate on what programming the...

Can someone elaborate on what programming the battery entails? I took my 2006 530i into the dealer yesterday and it needed a new battery. I ended up paying $400 for the battery and installation...
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