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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-07-2013, 10:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 492
Posted By bossku69
I added some fuel cleaner and 2 gallons of gas...

I added some fuel cleaner and 2 gallons of gas (correct ratio of course) but I'm afraid to keep it running since its so rough.

I read online that someone said its probably air and to just...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-06-2013, 07:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 492
Posted By bossku69
Angry Cylinder Misfire: 1,2,3,4,5 & 8... P0300+

Last Friday I went to meet with a friend for breakfast and was in a bit of a hurry, plus low on gas. When I left, it showed I had about 18 miles to empty and only about 4 miles from my house, so I...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-28-2012, 12:51 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,189
Posted By bossku69
Not sure how far Ft Myers is from you, but they...

Not sure how far Ft Myers is from you, but they have one listed there on their website:...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-27-2012, 11:34 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,189
Posted By bossku69
They replaced the pan/filter with a brand new one...

They replaced the pan/filter with a brand new one and did 2 full cycles of fluid then added more after that.

The guy checked out the sleeve and said it appeared it was in good shape as that's one...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-27-2012, 10:38 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,189
Posted By bossku69
I've tried this a few times, as well had the shop...

I've tried this a few times, as well had the shop completely reset the computer in the event it was in some type of "safe mode" but that hasn't done anything.

Shifts good now with the flex disc...
Forum: New Member Introductions 12-27-2012, 10:01 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 148
Posted By bossku69
oops

Sorry sorry, made a post in the wrong area.

Happy New Year!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-27-2012, 09:57 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,189
Posted By bossku69
Angry I've HAD IT!!! Transmission & Dealer Problems

Background: I bought this car used in 2009. It's an '06 e66 and now has just over 70k miles as of today. When I bought it, it had about a month left of warranty left, so took it to the dealership...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-20-2012, 12:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 552
Posted By bossku69
They were way to big, would have definitely...

They were way to big, would have definitely rubbed. I found a set of 235/50's that I'm going to see how they fit. Only about 1/2" difference on the width, but for $60 for a pair I can't beat it until...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-19-2012, 08:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 552
Posted By bossku69
Sorry, I had the wrong size, they are...

Sorry, I had the wrong size, they are 255/50r19's.

Brand is Michelin Latitude's and they have less than 200 miles. I found someone selling them because they upgraded to 20" wheels and sold the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-19-2012, 07:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 552
Posted By bossku69
Tire help: 255/50r19's on front instead of 245/45?

Due to the poor alignment I got at Tire Mart here, the inside of my tires are almost at nill while the outside still has more than 6/32" left.

Anyway, I found a deal on 255/40's for the front but...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-28-2012, 07:25 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,096
Posted By bossku69
Yeah, just more stress to deal with with this car...

Yeah, just more stress to deal with with this car :mad:

I'm going to try and see if I can sneak it in while getting some recall repairs done :angel:
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-28-2012, 07:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,012
Posted By bossku69
Not sure if this helps, but BMW does have a...

Not sure if this helps, but BMW does have a recall on some transmission issues: http://www.motortrend.com/cars/2006/bmw/7_series/recalls/
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-28-2012, 05:54 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,096
Posted By bossku69
First problem is this guy is sort of a friend of...

First problem is this guy is sort of a friend of mine and I paid him cash so no receipt or proof of work. I didn't know there would be this type of risk or would have taken it somewhere else or not...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-28-2012, 04:38 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,096
Posted By bossku69
That's exactly what I was thinking. Man, what a...

That's exactly what I was thinking. Man, what a rough day this is!

Any ideas on how to fix this? Bowls of rich placed throughout the car? Haha, works on a phone to dissolve moister right ;)
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-28-2012, 04:28 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,096
Posted By bossku69
Angry Windows Tinted - Now Nothing Works!

I know the actual window tint doesn't have anything to do with the issues, but right after leaving the shop the radio was cutting out... very odd. Next I noticed it went off completely and got an...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-02-2012, 08:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 744
Posted By bossku69
Any suggestion on what tape/adhesive to use to...

Any suggestion on what tape/adhesive to use to reattach the "750Li" numbers? I bought this tape from PepBoys but is was to large and the numbers stick up to far and it's obvious with the white tape ...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-13-2012, 12:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 937
Posted By bossku69
Mine does the same thing in an '06 750Li. Dealer...

Mine does the same thing in an '06 750Li. Dealer said they can not locate the leak but could be through a small crack or clamp. They will need to run a flush test to find it which will cost me $$$....
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-12-2012, 05:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,122
Posted By bossku69
I can tell you from experience, make sure to deal...

I can tell you from experience, make sure to deal with your insurance company, then they deal with the other driver.

Someone hit my brand new Infiniti years ago. I went through my insurance...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-12-2012, 04:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 744
Posted By bossku69
Question Replacing number badge on trunk

My dealer destroyed the back of my trunk when I took it in a while back. There was some clear coat coming off and they must of wet sanded and polished the trunk... anyway, looked like **** and I...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-23-2012, 10:41 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,240
Posted By bossku69
thanks for the helpful tip :doh:

thanks for the helpful tip :doh:
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-22-2012, 12:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,240
Posted By bossku69
you wouldnt happen to have a number for him or...

you wouldnt happen to have a number for him or email would you? tried to send him an IM but haven't been able to get ahold of him
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-18-2012, 09:09 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,240
Posted By bossku69
As far as I know, there was no other keys ever...

As far as I know, there was no other keys ever ordered for this car. I gave them the VIN and said it won't be a problem. The good news is they can deactivate the stolen fob but I'd like to still...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-17-2012, 10:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,240
Posted By bossku69
Angry Stolen Key Fob

I can not express how angry I am that some low life will steal my key, but those people are out there... losers who want to brag to people they have a BMW by showing them a key fob :thumbdwn:
...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-17-2011, 01:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,893
Posted By bossku69
Ive called a few times so far with no luck. Both...

Ive called a few times so far with no luck. Both women who answered the phone were very ignorant in regards to helping me out. I told them about a possible warranty on the part and before I could...
Forum: Cars - Private Party 04-26-2010, 10:42 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 670
Posted By bossku69
Thumbs up FS: 2006 BMW 750Li e66 in PA Loaded for $36k

I am selling my 2006 BMW 7 Series 750Li. Currently has just over 47,000 miles, no accidents, no damage or repairs, clean CARFAX and in great condition. The car has been garage kept and well...
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