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Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 06-29-2016, 03:31 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 11,940
Posted By kjmurphy
I was quoted $2500 and said no. Contacting BMW...

I was quoted $2500 and said no. Contacting BMW was useless. Traded the car in a couple of weeks ago. Adios BMW!
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 05-03-2016, 06:26 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 11,940
Posted By kjmurphy
UPDATE: Called BMW Customer Service last week...

UPDATE: Called BMW Customer Service last week and explained the situation. The rep told me I should take it to the dealer to have the problem diagnosed and then call back. Went to BMW of San...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 04-14-2016, 05:18 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 11,940
Posted By kjmurphy
Well, my wife joined the Sun Shade Failure Club...

Well, my wife joined the Sun Shade Failure Club this evening. She called and said she heard a crunching noise and now it is simply hanging down at the back of the opening. Not sure how BMW will...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 02-28-2016, 06:05 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,184
Posted By kjmurphy
Thanks man. I'm going to check the wiring next...

Thanks man. I'm going to check the wiring next weekend and call my local repair guy if that doesn't cure it. Keepin' my fingers crossed.
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 02-27-2016, 08:34 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,184
Posted By kjmurphy
Great write up and I used it today to change out...

Great write up and I used it today to change out the filters. Unfortunately, I now have an error code for the passenger safety restraint Argh! My wife told me I would probably screw something up,...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 02-13-2016, 04:22 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 593
Posted By kjmurphy
What looks to be a longer wheelbase, the use of...

What looks to be a longer wheelbase, the use of carbon fiber in the frame, and the curb weight lead me to believe that the next GT will be built on a 7 Series SWB. That is great news!
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 01-08-2016, 03:53 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,002
Posted By kjmurphy
Lastly, this is just me, but call it the 7GT...

Lastly, this is just me, but call it the 7GT :thumbup: that would make it *uber cool* hahaha[/QUOTE]

Will the next gen be built on the SWB 7-series CLAR? I say we keep it 5GT. Once you put the 7...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 12-18-2015, 03:35 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,393
Posted By kjmurphy
Rear seat headroom is significantly compromised...

Rear seat headroom is significantly compromised in both the GLE and X6. I'll stick with my GT.
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 05-31-2015, 03:09 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 924
Posted By kjmurphy
My wife brought her GT in for the VANOS service 2...

My wife brought her GT in for the VANOS service 2 weeks ago and was told that BMW was replacing one of the rear air springs. Parts just came in and service appointment scheduled.
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 01-01-2015, 10:36 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 738
Posted By kjmurphy
Absolutely no issues to date. Hope you have the...

Absolutely no issues to date. Hope you have the same experience.
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 01-01-2015, 07:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 738
Posted By kjmurphy
No issues with TPMS.

No issues with TPMS.
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 01-01-2015, 04:59 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 738
Posted By kjmurphy
Regardless of which one you choose, you will not...

Regardless of which one you choose, you will not regret selecting the 535GT. My wife drives a 2011 535GT and we have put nearly 70K miles on it. There just isn't a better interstate cruiser on the...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 12-16-2014, 02:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,042
Posted By kjmurphy
It was 3M.

It was 3M.
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 12-15-2014, 05:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,042
Posted By kjmurphy
I had the front bumper, 24" on the hood and front...

I had the front bumper, 24" on the hood and front fenders, headlights, A pillars, side mirrors and leading edge of the roof (6") on my wife's GT when we lived in Colorado. They use a lot of sand...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 05-27-2014, 09:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,321
Posted By kjmurphy
In all honesty, I find the GT to be much better...

In all honesty, I find the GT to be much better looking than the Wraith. I hope BMW continues to offer the GT in the US for years to come, but fear slow sales will seal its fate.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 01-11-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 1,607
Views: 114,220
Posted By kjmurphy
Got it. I'll give that a try before throwing in...

Got it. I'll give that a try before throwing in the towel.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 01-11-2014, 02:00 PM
Replies: 1,607
Views: 114,220
Posted By kjmurphy
I did not have any issues during the RAR...

I did not have any issues during the RAR extraction and the pkgdb and config.nfm files are the only files in the root of the drive. Total size is 29.5GB.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 01-11-2014, 01:51 PM
Replies: 1,607
Views: 114,220
Posted By kjmurphy
Shawn, the format is FAT32 and I am using the...

Shawn, the format is FAT32 and I am using the single 32GB version. Kevin
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 01-11-2014, 11:24 AM
Replies: 1,607
Views: 114,220
Posted By kjmurphy
After several tries I was able to get the car to...

After several tries I was able to get the car to at least acknowledge the thumb drive. Almost immediately after acknowledging the thumb drive a message flashed up and gave an error message which...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 01-11-2014, 11:07 AM
Replies: 1,607
Views: 114,220
Posted By kjmurphy
Has anyone in the Dover, DE area that has...

Has anyone in the Dover, DE area that has performed this update? I have hit a wall and can't figure out why I am unable to update. Would appreciate any help you can provide.
Kevin
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 01-04-2014, 05:55 PM
Replies: 1,607
Views: 114,220
Posted By kjmurphy
Shawn, Can you please send me the nav...

Shawn,
Can you please send me the nav update info for my 2011 535 GT, build date 02/11? Thanks in advance.
Kevin
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 09-22-2013, 04:40 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,693
Posted By kjmurphy
I've got the 3M clear bra on my wife's GT. Bra...

I've got the 3M clear bra on my wife's GT. Bra covers front bumper, leading 18" of hood and fenders, headlights, mirror caps, A-pillars and leading 6 inches of roof. Pkg was $600 at Ace Automotive...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 07-11-2013, 03:58 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,724
Posted By kjmurphy
I just changes mine out at 36K. Fronts still had...

I just changes mine out at 36K. Fronts still had some more life on them, but decided to replace all 4 at the same time.
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 07-01-2013, 05:29 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 592
Posted By kjmurphy
It's happened a couple of times. Seems to happen...

It's happened a couple of times. Seems to happen solely with my wife's key and not mine. ended up calling Sirius and they talked me through the restore.
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 02-13-2013, 03:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,661
Posted By kjmurphy
Just under 29K miles and the computer says I am...

Just under 29K miles and the computer says I am getting 24.6 mpg. Pretty good for such a large car. BTW- it is a 535 xDrive.
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