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Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 07-20-2014, 07:31 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 365
Posted By bruno787
its just a sliding cover for a small compartment....

its just a sliding cover for a small compartment. buttons on the side are for rear seat controls including lumbar. the single button on the left side is a "reset" button for the standard seat...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 07-12-2014, 08:51 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 663
Posted By bruno787
even WORSE.....total bill is US$ 12,750.00 and...

even WORSE.....total bill is US$ 12,750.00 and BMW Philippines asked me to pay US$ 2,300.00 as owner's participation. BMW is really terrible when it comes to servicing here, my car is being fixed...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 07-12-2014, 04:30 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 663
Posted By bruno787
way back 2012, they had my car for 2 months for...

way back 2012, they had my car for 2 months for twin turbo replacement, now 2014 they had it for 3 months for tranny replacement.

WORSE: my car is arriving tomorrow with a "faulty engine...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 07-10-2014, 04:50 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 663
Posted By bruno787
honestly, I have already forgotten that I still...

honestly, I have already forgotten that I still own it, and would have preferred to have sold it and kept the $$$ in the bank. just made me realize I dont need the car.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 07-10-2014, 02:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 663
Posted By bruno787
had to have the car back, didnt get a good deal...

had to have the car back, didnt get a good deal for a trade on all brands i wanted. so gonna use it for now.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 07-10-2014, 06:01 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 663
Posted By bruno787
after 3 months in the shop, my 7 is home and dealer damaged my rim :(

after 3 months with BMW, my 7 will be home soon (hopefully this weekend) after having a brandnew transmission installed :) car will be delivered via flatbed 200 miles away from me.

repair took so...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 06-17-2014, 01:47 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 751
Posted By bruno787
correction: the 7 series requires 245/40r20...

correction: the 7 series requires 245/40r20 Front and 275/35r20 Rear. The sizes you listed are for a 5 and 6 series.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 06-10-2014, 02:42 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,721
Posted By bruno787
You have a point, maybe im just comparing my...

You have a point, maybe im just comparing my experience with Mercedes here where they warrantied my Engine repair at 5 years old due to a manufacturing defect. No questions asked. My disappointment...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 06-10-2014, 06:54 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,721
Posted By bruno787
I have agreed to pay 15% parts participation for...

I have agreed to pay 15% parts participation for a new tranny since Bmw wont budge for a 100% warranty :( Car hopefully gets fixed first week July :) Bmw will however give me a 2 year warranty on...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 06-09-2014, 10:00 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,224
Posted By bruno787
right side means........passenger side (USA)....

right side means........passenger side (USA). sorry cant send pics now as my car is undergoing repairs until early July. near the passenger side wiper you can see a small air duct opening, that is...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 06-09-2014, 02:31 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,224
Posted By bruno787
you must access the blower motor from the engine...

you must access the blower motor from the engine bay, but involves removing the top computer box cover on the right side near the wiper area. do not remove electrical sockets to prevent any computer...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 06-09-2014, 06:11 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,224
Posted By bruno787
I had this "whining--droning" sound happen 2x,...

I had this "whining--droning" sound happen 2x, culprit was a small leaf that fell via the air intake vents near the wiper on the right side. even a small leaf (the size of a corn kernel) can cause...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 06-01-2014, 01:34 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,721
Posted By bruno787
You cannot buy extended warranty here. Mercedes...

You cannot buy extended warranty here. Mercedes and Bmw have the shortest with only 2 years.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 06-01-2014, 07:20 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 523
Posted By bruno787
im dumping the 7 after its fixed, thats why i...

im dumping the 7 after its fixed, thats why i dont need the warranty, nor will i pay for parts. something is really wrong with Bmw Philippines......they are known for poor sales and aftersales...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 06-01-2014, 07:01 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 523
Posted By bruno787
I drive a 1.3Liter Nissan Sentra or 1.5Liter...

I drive a 1.3Liter Nissan Sentra or 1.5Liter carburated Toyota Tamaraw FX occasionally :) both have No Airbags, No ABS and manual wind windows and steel wheels.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 06-01-2014, 06:58 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,721
Posted By bruno787
Update....Bmw dealership called a few days back...

Update....Bmw dealership called a few days back saying BMW Philippines is going to pay 50% and BMW Germany another 50% for the replacement parts and as agreed I should pay for labor cost. No...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 06-01-2014, 06:47 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 523
Posted By bruno787
hahaha....im 100% sure mine isnt cannibalized,...

hahaha....im 100% sure mine isnt cannibalized, its just a piece of %$#%@#$%@ bmw :( Its sitting dead now for almost 2 months at the dealership 200 miles away from home and ived already gotten used...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-27-2014, 05:33 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,721
Posted By bruno787
Im not buying another BMW (at this point), this...

Im not buying another BMW (at this point), this being my first and last. BMW has the lowest labor and parts rates (on luxury brands in the Philippines) but has the worse service.

Dealer talked to...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-26-2014, 02:18 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,721
Posted By bruno787
If the car had more mileage than 11,500miles then...

If the car had more mileage than 11,500miles then i'd be willing to pay the 15% share, even more. I believe that the tranny failure is 100% attributable to a manufacturing defect by Bmw, so they...
Forum: F06 Gran Coupe (2013 - Current) 05-26-2014, 07:20 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,456
Posted By bruno787
try backreading the forum, mercedes check engine...

try backreading the forum, mercedes check engine light = drivetrain malfunction with Bmw :) i dont think moving to a bimmer would be any different or even worse?
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-26-2014, 07:05 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,721
Posted By bruno787
Update: Bmw Germany will shoulder 50% of parts...

Update: Bmw Germany will shoulder 50% of parts cost, Bmw Philippines will cover 35%, and I will have to pay for the remaining 15% which is approximately $2,000 plus cost of labor which is around...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-24-2014, 06:35 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,574
Posted By bruno787
mine only has 19,00kms and repair cost is now...

mine only has 19,00kms and repair cost is now approaching $20,000 total over the past 4 years of ownership since new
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-21-2014, 09:06 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,721
Posted By bruno787
You cannot buy extended warranty for any vehicle...

You cannot buy extended warranty for any vehicle here. Its only available to manufacturers/vehicle importers and not sold on the retail insurance market.

Here, BMW and Benz only have two (2) year...
Forum: F06 Gran Coupe (2013 - Current) 05-21-2014, 08:56 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 614
Posted By bruno787
does the 6GC have stepless door stops? and self levelling suspension?

does the 6GC have stepless door stops (ala 7 series)? or is it like any ordinary car?

also does it have self levelling suspension?
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-21-2014, 05:31 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,721
Posted By bruno787
talked to the dealer earlier, said the tranny...

talked to the dealer earlier, said the tranny fluid was burnt and had metal particles in it. bmw corporate initially said no warranty for me, but later agreed to send two engineers to inspect my car...
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