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Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 04-05-2016, 11:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 402
Posted By mbworldz
Got it thanks. BTW, do you know anything...

Got it thanks.

BTW, do you know anything about wastegate rattle? My car has that strange sound. Don't know what to do. Some people say just drive the car till it dies. But that sound is...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 04-05-2016, 11:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 402
Posted By mbworldz
Thanks for the reply. I didn't know the battery...

Thanks for the reply. I didn't know the battery needs to be registered. I thought just replace a new one simple as that.

I should be able to get into the hidden menu.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 04-05-2016, 09:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 402
Posted By mbworldz
Battery Error

I got this message recently. Not sure if its the battery or alternator (lets hope not, i know is costly).

Every time when I stop the engine. Press the start/stop button, as usual the interior...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 03-28-2016, 10:47 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,928
Posted By mbworldz
I have a question since you open up the engine...

I have a question since you open up the engine bay area. My 2011 740i has wastegate rattle noise and it is so annoying. Car runs fine but just the rattling sound is getting louder.
Do you know...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 03-14-2016, 10:10 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 297
Posted By mbworldz
Wastegate rattle

Does anyone has the wastegate rattle problem. I recently got that on my 2011 740i. Very annoying. Car runs great except that stupid rattle sound. Its getting louder. My car has no warranty. ...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 02-21-2016, 12:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 411
Posted By mbworldz
Thanks for the info

Thanks for the info
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 02-20-2016, 02:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 411
Posted By mbworldz
Engine Oil

I found this in my Garage, just wonder if I can use it for my 2011 BMW 740i ?
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 10-02-2015, 04:43 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 873
Posted By mbworldz
Unfortunately yes. But hope it won't give me...

Unfortunately yes. But hope it won't give me trouble driving the car but just the rattling noise. I found this on youtube. Will shop around with different places and see if there will be an easy...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 10-02-2015, 02:26 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 873
Posted By mbworldz
Today I stopped by the mechanic and ask them...

Today I stopped by the mechanic and ask them about the overheating issue. They said the reason why the oil temperature level still remain in normal position is because the car is not getting that...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 09-30-2015, 08:09 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 873
Posted By mbworldz
Yes I will ask them when I have a chance...

Yes I will ask them when I have a chance tomorrow. He said water pump malfunction is extremely popular on all BMW. Doesn't matter what model. Most likely eventually it will happen once depending...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 09-30-2015, 03:58 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 873
Posted By mbworldz
haha Ya, hope nothing will happen next. And...

haha Ya, hope nothing will happen next.
And I also mentioned about the noise from the engine bay area, some rattling noise.
They said that sound is from the turbo. But I should be ok for...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 09-30-2015, 03:52 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 873
Posted By mbworldz
Finally got it fixed. The water pump gone bad...

Finally got it fixed. The water pump gone bad and thermostat. Cost me $1100 parts and labor. Dealer quote me $1500 Plus.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 09-28-2015, 07:43 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 873
Posted By mbworldz
I have no clue. I will stop by the shop and...

I have no clue. I will stop by the shop and find out what happen today, will report back.
Yesterday I was driving for 30 mins, all in a sudden. Engine overheated warning came up on dash, then...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 09-28-2015, 12:26 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 873
Posted By mbworldz
Yes once i drop off my daughter at school. Will...

Yes once i drop off my daughter at school. Will go straight to the mechanic

QUOTE=Individual750LI;9309368]Still have to checked to make sure, what if you have a leak somewhere or worse a water...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 09-27-2015, 10:13 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 873
Posted By mbworldz
Oh ya, I got confused. I thought the one on the...

Oh ya, I got confused. I thought the one on the right is water temp.
But the funny thing is mostly if the coolant is low, I will get a warning message. When I got home, I open up and check the...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 09-27-2015, 04:37 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 873
Posted By mbworldz
Yes, I am going to do that first thing in the...

Yes, I am going to do that first thing in the morning
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 09-27-2015, 03:12 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 873
Posted By mbworldz
engine overheated

Just right now when I head out to pick up lunch, all in a sudden the car lost power and it saids engine overheated. But the temperature shows ok. What could it be wrong?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-17-2015, 01:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,083
Posted By mbworldz
I got the same problem with my 2011 740i....

I got the same problem with my 2011 740i. Yesterday I replaced all 4 new tires. After they mounted all 4 tires, I reset the sensor. It shows all green and it saids activated. After 7 minutes of...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 06-16-2015, 04:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 758
Posted By mbworldz
I recently bought the BlackVUE dash cam and I...

I recently bought the BlackVUE dash cam and I like it a lot. Here is a test video. I had it hard wire to my Porsche 996 so it records live videos even though the car is parked. I also bought one...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 06-14-2015, 09:27 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 12,500
Posted By mbworldz
Absolutely beautiful. Recently I found this on...

Absolutely beautiful. Recently I found this on ebay also from this site ...
Forum: F06 Gran Coupe (2013 - Current) 04-26-2015, 07:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 813
Posted By mbworldz
Looking to buy a certified pre-owned 640i GP

I have seen some of the 640i GP has the digital gauge on the dash but mostly they are all analog. Is that an option for the 2013 640i ?
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 04-26-2015, 07:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 539
Posted By mbworldz
Just want to update the status. Took it to my...

Just want to update the status. Took it to my friend's shop in Pasadena.
He found out one of the fuse from the glove compartment is gone. Replace it and all working well.

If in the future,...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 04-24-2015, 07:34 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 539
Posted By mbworldz
I did. The only way to get access to the driver...

I did. The only way to get access to the driver side door (while it is locked) is to use the spare key from my remote to open it from outside.

I just can't open the passenger side. Today I...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 04-23-2015, 07:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 539
Posted By mbworldz
door will not unlock

Today all in a sudden my driver side and passenger side door won't unlock. I tried open from the inside, both sides door won't open. The only doors I can open is both rear. Tried the central...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 03-18-2015, 02:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 584
Posted By mbworldz
Purchasing another BMW

Need to return the 2011 740i soon in couple months, still owe a balloon payments. Does anyone know any nice easy going sales person in South California. My car has like 78000 freeway miles. If...
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