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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-03-2014, 10:04 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 6,881
Posted By rsbolin@me.com
The SOS Fault was the BMW Assist Fault. The...

The SOS Fault was the BMW Assist Fault. The voice command activation from the steering wheel also was not working

Bottom line on the BMW Assist fault was that the telephone was not connecting. ...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-02-2014, 04:56 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 488
Posted By rsbolin@me.com
I am on my 7th BMW and I am still discovering the...

I am on my 7th BMW and I am still discovering the features of my current 760 even after reading the manual front to back several times. It does not surprise me that he is just making this discovery.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-02-2014, 04:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 413
Posted By rsbolin@me.com
Go with the Michelin tires. I will not put any...

Go with the Michelin tires. I will not put any other tire on my BMW's.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-02-2014, 04:42 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 6,881
Posted By rsbolin@me.com
Misfire on cylinder 6 and 12, and two bad coils. ...

Misfire on cylinder 6 and 12, and two bad coils. It was due for 100K service in 2,500 miles so I had all of the plugs, the two bad coils, and filters replaced. Had computer reset for the 100K...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-30-2014, 07:27 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 6,881
Posted By rsbolin@me.com
Nada from the dealer but I caused some pain. I...

Nada from the dealer but I caused some pain. I have the name of the attorney that has a speciality in this type of action.

I now have 92K miles on the car and I truly enjoy driving it. Something...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-30-2014, 11:55 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 6,881
Posted By rsbolin@me.com
Thank you for response. I do not exactly what...

Thank you for response. I do not exactly what they Century has done for diagnostics. I was told this morning that if it is the HPFPs they will be replaced under warranty. It is about $6K for that...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-30-2014, 10:15 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 6,881
Posted By rsbolin@me.com
I am back. Last Thursday the car started fine. ...

I am back. Last Thursday the car started fine. My son drove the car about 1/4 of mile and the check engine light came and the car had a very rough idle. I did not want to take a chance on running...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-15-2014, 07:57 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 748
Posted By rsbolin@me.com
I started getting the same message two weeks ago...

I started getting the same message two weeks ago when I reach about 35MPH to 40MPH. Reading this forum message trail I decided to spray the connector with WD-40. I hit the interstate yesterday and...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-12-2013, 04:58 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 6,881
Posted By rsbolin@me.com
Texas has a law on its books, the Deceptive Trade...

Texas has a law on its books, the Deceptive Trade Practice Act. I consulted legal counsel about my issue and they receommended a thorough review of the DTPA and notifying the dealer with a certified...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-15-2013, 07:21 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 6,881
Posted By rsbolin@me.com
This sounds very familiar. I purchased a 2004...

This sounds very familiar. I purchased a 2004 760i from Texas Truck Source in Houston in late October 2012. Within 25 miles of driving the care I had similar issues. You can read my post about...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-13-2013, 10:38 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,235
Posted By rsbolin@me.com
What is the quick to replace without removing the...

What is the quick to replace without removing the entire bumper?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-21-2013, 05:19 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,189
Posted By rsbolin@me.com
Which Satellite radio receiver, and how much?

Which Satellite radio receiver, and how much?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-15-2013, 04:55 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 734
Posted By rsbolin@me.com
Both of HPFP around the 86,500 mile mark. 2004...

Both of HPFP around the 86,500 mile mark. 2004 760i.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-02-2013, 03:57 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,965
Posted By rsbolin@me.com
$2,500 EA for the HPFP's and that is with the BMW...

$2,500 EA for the HPFP's and that is with the BMW CCA discount. BMW advises replacing both HPFP at the same time. I looked for more than a month trying to find some place to buy for less than the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-20-2013, 10:10 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,108
Posted By rsbolin@me.com
I just had both HPFPs replaced on my 2004 760i...

I just had both HPFPs replaced on my 2004 760i along with the fuel pump with regulator at the tank and both fuel filters up front. The HPFPs are about $2,500 each. My indy advised having BMW dealer...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-20-2013, 10:04 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 693
Posted By rsbolin@me.com
I would like one of those stickers. Let all of...

I would like one of those stickers. Let all of us know how to get one.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-20-2013, 09:30 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 721
Posted By rsbolin@me.com
Adaptive headlight assembly on eBay is running...

Adaptive headlight assembly on eBay is running about $1,300.

http://www.ebay.com/itm/350572202745?ssPageName=STRK:MEWAX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1423.l2649.

I have not had any success finding one for...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-20-2013, 05:24 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 721
Posted By rsbolin@me.com
I am also looking for the same. A right front...

I am also looking for the same. A right front adaptive headlight assembly for a 2004 760i.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-16-2013, 09:37 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 6,881
Posted By rsbolin@me.com
I have been in touch with an attorney in Houston....

I have been in touch with an attorney in Houston.

There are a number of causes if action that you can have against them under the Texas Deceptive Trade Practices Act (DTPA) among other...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-15-2013, 06:54 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,386
Posted By rsbolin@me.com
Looking to add bluetooth capability to my 2004...

Looking to add bluetooth capability to my 2004 E65 760i. Dealer tells me that I do not have any options for using/pairing my iPhone5 in this car. Anyone have recommendation?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-12-2013, 10:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,173
Posted By rsbolin@me.com
Start with the fuel filters in the front of the...

Start with the fuel filters in the front of the car. There is one on each side. Work your way backwards to the gas tank. This car has a fuel pump with regulator at the tank. IT also has two high...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-12-2013, 10:42 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 6,881
Posted By rsbolin@me.com
Both HPFP replaced, fuel pump with regulator at...

Both HPFP replaced, fuel pump with regulator at the tank, both up front fuel filters, alternator bracket was leaking, and a safety terminal had to be replaced. Dealer, Texastrucksource,...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-12-2013, 10:29 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 6,881
Posted By rsbolin@me.com
Both HPFP had to be replaced as well as the fuel...

Both HPFP had to be replaced as well as the fuel pump with regulator and both fuel filters located up front. Dealer will not respond so legal is next course.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-30-2013, 12:30 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,632
Posted By rsbolin@me.com
I have a 2004 760i. Both high pressure fuel...

I have a 2004 760i. Both high pressure fuel pumps have had to be replaced. $2,500 each for the HPFP's. My symptoms were idle surge, stalling, hard starts. Century BMW tested and replaced HPFP on...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-26-2013, 08:08 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 6,881
Posted By rsbolin@me.com
Latest update on this situation. Century BMW...

Latest update on this situation. Century BMW replaced the high pressure fuel pump on bank 1. Test drove the car after the service. At highway speed stalled several times. Returned to the service...
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