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Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 07-17-2015, 02:49 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 734
Posted By vwtobmw
Ya moved to TO in 1996 from the Langelier and...

Ya moved to TO in 1996 from the Langelier and Beaubien area.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 07-17-2015, 01:11 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 734
Posted By vwtobmw
That 5 is sweet !!!! You in Montreal I see. ...

That 5 is sweet !!!! You in Montreal I see. Dead giveaway with the house in the back. East end I take it?
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 07-16-2015, 11:55 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 340
Posted By vwtobmw
Wow MCChuk. Can't believe the dealer wouldn't...

Wow MCChuk. Can't believe the dealer wouldn't fix it without a code. It's obviously way off!
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 07-16-2015, 10:03 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 340
Posted By vwtobmw
I know there was a silent recall or SB at one...

I know there was a silent recall or SB at one point for the hydraulic pump. Worth looking into with your dealer. I know someone that had that issue on a 550GT which may have the same pump as the 7.
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 07-14-2015, 05:32 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 278
Posted By vwtobmw
Automobile mag article on 2016 7

Nothing new here but thought I would share

http://www.automobilemag.com/features/news/1508-23-things-you-should-know-about-the-2016-bmw-7-series/?eml=1185371&sp_rid=10142132352

"As agile as a...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 07-13-2015, 03:31 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 611
Posted By vwtobmw
High temp BBQ paint. Have seen others do it...

High temp BBQ paint. Have seen others do it before.
Forum: Que, Ont, NB, NS, Nfld, PEI 07-05-2015, 07:59 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 10,505
Posted By vwtobmw
I would go to a meet

I would go to a meet
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 07-01-2015, 06:31 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,200
Posted By vwtobmw
The BMWs in Canada don't have physical tpms...

The BMWs in Canada don't have physical tpms sensors, it uses the abs system and measure rolling resistance to determine if a tire is low.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 06-30-2015, 07:31 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 463
Posted By vwtobmw
The Associated Press Published Tuesday, June...

The Associated Press
Published Tuesday, June 30, 2015 7:18AM EDT
DETROIT -- Consumer Reports magazine says its annual auto survey shows that some newer Audi, BMW and Subaru vehicles can burn too...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 06-30-2015, 06:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 463
Posted By vwtobmw
Interesting read in excessive oil consumption

http://www.ctvnews.ca/business/survey-finds-some-newer-model-cars-burn-excessive-oil-1.2446933
Forum: Que, Ont, NB, NS, Nfld, PEI 06-29-2015, 10:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 242
Posted By vwtobmw
Not in any rush so don't really care. I would...

Not in any rush so don't really care. I would rather store them in my garage than give them away for next to nothing to some low balling dbag from Kijiji
Forum: Que, Ont, NB, NS, Nfld, PEI 06-29-2015, 06:05 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 224
Posted By vwtobmw
Not unusual. We get screwed. If you are...

Not unusual. We get screwed. If you are getting paid in U.S. Dollars and living in Canada is great but otherwise not so good.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 06-28-2015, 07:30 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,260
Posted By vwtobmw
Yikes. That doesn't look good!! Could have been...

Yikes. That doesn't look good!! Could have been caused during the process but if they property road tested the car they should have smelled something.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 06-28-2015, 11:02 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,260
Posted By vwtobmw
Wow. 17.3L is really bad!! Which dealer is this?

Wow. 17.3L is really bad!! Which dealer is this?
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 06-27-2015, 06:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 663
Posted By vwtobmw
I have hired a driver a few times when I go out...

I have hired a driver a few times when I go out and know we will be drinking a lot. My Li was nice. Now with a shirt WB I must say I miss the legroom. When the time comes and the bugs are worked...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 06-27-2015, 08:19 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,460
Posted By vwtobmw
Yup. Pretty much lol I didn't realize it was...

Yup. Pretty much lol I didn't realize it was that bad until I was chatting with my dad outside next to my car... My default was litres/100km so I switched the units to mpg... Showed 14.7mpg He had...
Forum: The Detail Department 06-27-2015, 08:14 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 688
Posted By vwtobmw
I have a carbon black 750 and it looks great...

I have a carbon black 750 and it looks great however you need to realize that it is very blue depending on the lighting.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 06-27-2015, 07:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 399
Posted By vwtobmw
Hit the SOS button in the car and it will connect...

Hit the SOS button in the car and it will connect you to BMW Assist. They can set it up.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 06-27-2015, 07:57 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,460
Posted By vwtobmw
That's why I went from a 535 to a 750. Love big...

That's why I went from a 535 to a 750. Love big cars and that V8 is just amazing. Love the effortless power and torque, smooth delivery, but the fuel consumption stinks.... But really can't make...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 06-27-2015, 07:53 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 879
Posted By vwtobmw
That almost 20k off so that's pretty good. You...

That almost 20k off so that's pretty good. You may be able to squeeze out a bit more. If it's a demo and you aren't being charged the freight and pdi, that is an additional savings.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 06-27-2015, 07:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 400
Posted By vwtobmw
I have bought lease protection before. Years ago...

I have bought lease protection before. Years ago on a Volvo XC90 they waived the fact that I had a huge debt on the rear, chipped and cracked windshield and quite a few small dings dents and...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 06-27-2015, 07:49 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 400
Posted By vwtobmw
I think 30,000 on the run flats is pushing it...

I think 30,000 on the run flats is pushing it however at the rate these tires fail, I would bet on the fact that after 30,000 miles you have had replaced each of the tires at least once. If you...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 06-26-2015, 11:25 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,460
Posted By vwtobmw
The 2013 550 has the N63 where the 2013 750 has...

The 2013 550 has the N63 where the 2013 750 has the N63 TU which is what you would want. Minimal issues.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 06-23-2015, 06:51 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,509
Posted By vwtobmw
Go for the 2013 at a minimum. Big upgrade over...

Go for the 2013 at a minimum. Big upgrade over 2012 with engine and tranny. With the Benz, the Nav interface stinks versus the I drive. Not sure why people on this forum feel a Benz is a more...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 06-23-2015, 02:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 700
Posted By vwtobmw
Cool. Despite people on forums saying that...

Cool. Despite people on forums saying that these cars are so cheap and depreciate fast (true!) it's still hard to find one.

Enjoy the car and careful for those Montreal potholes. I'm going to...
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