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Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-12-2015, 12:02 PM
Replies: 773
Views: 44,879
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Think you nailed the bug. Happened after I...

Think you nailed the bug. Happened after I changed to "Unlock All Doors" but both my keys don't operate the trunk. I'll try the lights later.

Jerry
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-12-2015, 10:56 AM
Replies: 773
Views: 44,879
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Problems after CCP

Have 2 problems after CCP that may not be related but started after I got the car back:

1. The trunk button on both remotes no longer opens the trunk (Yes I checked that it is not locked with the...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 04-30-2015, 12:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 603
Posted By Jerry 745Li
I'll believe it when I see it and it better get...

I'll believe it when I see it and it better get to 60 faster than the S8, which does it in 3.5 seconds.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 04-30-2015, 12:28 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 847
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Schedule it for the CCP anyway. Jer

Schedule it for the CCP anyway.

Jer
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 04-29-2015, 05:45 PM
Replies: 773
Views: 44,879
Posted By Jerry 745Li
I can understand your point of view. I chose to...

I can understand your point of view. I chose to take my car to a dealer that is 45 minutes away as opposed to the two that are 15 minutes away because the 2 closest to me are in an area near...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 04-28-2015, 06:55 PM
Replies: 773
Views: 44,879
Posted By Jerry 745Li
The car was diagnosed a month ago and rescheduled...

The car was diagnosed a month ago and rescheduled for the week I brought it in.
It was dropped off at 7AM on Monday and picked up at 5PM Friday.
I can scan the entire receipt if interested. I...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 04-28-2015, 06:50 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,316
Posted By Jerry 745Li
GPS Doesn;t work on phone

Anyone with an iPhone 5 want to confirm that when using the GPS on the phone while connected to the mount that it can't locate you. I think the magnet may interfere with the GPS. I use the WAZE app...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 04-27-2015, 02:13 PM
Replies: 773
Views: 44,879
Posted By Jerry 745Li
My Experience was positive

My car went in on Monday, April 20th and was returned to me Friday, April 24th. I was given an X5 loaner. During the CCP they replaced the following:

- Timing chains
- About 50 other items...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 04-27-2015, 08:04 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,316
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Used it in my loaner X5 while the 7 was in for...

Used it in my loaner X5 while the 7 was in for the CCP. The X5 CD is below the AC controls so I like that the 7's CD player is above so the phone is in an ideal position. Very happy with the phone...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 04-25-2015, 07:25 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 847
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Here is some good reading material: ...

Here is some good reading material:
http://www.kneb.net/bmw/F01-02/02_N63%20Engine.pdf
http://www.kneb.net/bmw/F01-02/N63TU%20Engine.pdf
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 04-25-2015, 07:06 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 847
Posted By Jerry 745Li
N63 is in the Active Hybrid, Not N63TU

So I picked up my car on Friday after having the CCP performed and asked to speak with the technician regarding the documentation that seems to show a TU engine installed in the 2010 to 2012 Active...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 04-22-2015, 12:58 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 265
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Album Art with Pandora over Bluetooth

Do pre-LCI models have the ability to display album art via Bluetooth from Pandora? My last two loaners could do this. My car can not. It will only display the album art if I connect it to the USB...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 04-22-2015, 11:11 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,316
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Ordered mine Monday, arrives today.

Ordered mine Monday, arrives today.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 04-15-2015, 09:52 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 548
Posted By Jerry 745Li
The problem with coding it is that you will also...

The problem with coding it is that you will also lose the automatic NAV display switching to night mode so you would need to manually switch it.

Jerry
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 04-09-2015, 09:22 AM
Replies: 773
Views: 44,879
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Not in writing but I was told that the parts and...

Not in writing but I was told that the parts and labor are covered for 2 years by my SA. I'll see if I can get it in writing when I take it in for the CCP.

Jerry
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 04-08-2015, 11:33 AM
Replies: 773
Views: 44,879
Posted By Jerry 745Li
BMW Dealers are not contacting owners about this...

BMW Dealers are not contacting owners about this CCP. If and only if you bring your car in for service will you be notified. This is a cost savings measure. If you are out of warranty you may...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 04-08-2015, 11:04 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 847
Posted By Jerry 745Li
In my opinion the most reliable 7 to get would be...

In my opinion the most reliable 7 to get would be the 740. The 6 cylinder turbo is a pretty solid engine. It still moves the big 7 to 60 in a reasonable time and has gas mileage similar to the...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 04-07-2015, 02:34 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 847
Posted By Jerry 745Li
I said 8 Speed in my first post :)

I said 8 Speed in my first post :)
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 04-07-2015, 02:19 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 847
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Well according to this link the N63B44O1 engine...

Well according to this link the N63B44O1 engine was indeed used in the AH7s --> http://www.bmwarchive.org/m-code/n63b44o1.html
But it still doesn't make sense to me. I thought the N63TU was only...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 04-07-2015, 01:53 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 847
Posted By Jerry 745Li
BMW indicates the Hybrid battery should last the...

BMW indicates the Hybrid battery should last the vehicle serviceable life in the iDrive manual, whatever that really means is left for interpretation. I read that an hybrid battery should last 8...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 04-07-2015, 01:41 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 847
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Something isn't right with the VIN checker or...

Something isn't right with the VIN checker or BMW's classification of this engine. But if I run my VIN in the decoder it indicates I have the N63B44O1 engine as well. If that was the case my...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 04-07-2015, 01:16 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 847
Posted By Jerry 745Li
If you search the forums you will find some...

If you search the forums you will find some detailed posts about the AH7. Unfortunately BMW sold such low numbers of them you won't find many members that own one. The N63 TU is not in a 2010. In...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 04-07-2015, 04:21 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 548
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Does your cup holder have an insert with 4 spring...

Does your cup holder have an insert with 4 spring loaded tabs per cup. When I purchased mine those spring loaded tabs were broken off. The dealer put in a new insert under warranty. The tabs help...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 04-04-2015, 04:40 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,762
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Put it in Sport+ mode and see if that Turbo lag...

Put it in Sport+ mode and see if that Turbo lag dissipates.

Jer
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 04-01-2015, 08:04 AM
Replies: 773
Views: 44,879
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Timing chain test failed. Rescheduled for April...

Timing chain test failed. Rescheduled for April 20th. Said they'd give me a 5 loaner at that time. I will ask about the $50 gift when I pick up my car tomorrow. No mention of anything else needed...
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