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Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) Yesterday, 09:25 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 339
Posted By light1
Glad you are safe man, it's ridiculous this type...

Glad you are safe man, it's ridiculous this type of crap happens on 100K+ cars.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 01-23-2015, 08:06 AM
Replies: 198
Views: 9,940
Posted By light1
Yep, mine was 13th/14th, they said there was a...

Yep, mine was 13th/14th, they said there was a wait on the chain, talking to the parts guy. They "pushed" a few of us ahead, not sure why/how/when, but I am not complaining. I actually want my car...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 01-23-2015, 07:30 AM
Replies: 198
Views: 9,940
Posted By light1
My SA called, my 09 needs pretty much everything...

My SA called, my 09 needs pretty much everything on the recall, including Timing Chain. YAY or NAY?

I will have the car back next week they say, it's already apart and all the items are in the...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 01-16-2015, 09:14 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 308
Posted By light1
just replaced pads and rotors @ nearly 50K,...

just replaced pads and rotors @ nearly 50K, $1900, OEM.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 01-16-2015, 07:51 AM
Replies: 198
Views: 9,940
Posted By light1
well you do get a 2 year warranty, and I have an...

well you do get a 2 year warranty, and I have an extended 5 year warranty, I just want the damn shaking to stop, like forever, my car would shake at a stop light, it was really embarrassing, I am...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 01-16-2015, 07:50 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 859
Posted By light1
SAme here, pretty BS, we dont' feel the road, the...

SAme here, pretty BS, we dont' feel the road, the shop foreman told me that he doesn't feel it, it maybe the road, I finally looked at him and said "I understand you can't say you feel it due to...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 01-16-2015, 07:37 AM
Replies: 198
Views: 9,940
Posted By light1
Why do you guys not want the chain to fail? I...

Why do you guys not want the chain to fail? I would want them to go inside and update everything, including the Chain, no?
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 01-14-2015, 12:54 PM
Replies: 198
Views: 9,940
Posted By light1
Can you expand on this? So i started having this...

Can you expand on this? So i started having this last week, I have a 2009, engine light came on and DriveTrain malf****ion, very lower power, at one point I was going about 1 MPH..until I restarted....
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 01-13-2015, 03:01 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 859
Posted By light1
2.5%? That's like one brake job...and I bet...

2.5%?

That's like one brake job...and I bet you it's only on new BMWs.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 01-13-2015, 02:56 PM
Replies: 198
Views: 9,940
Posted By light1
sent mine in, let's see what happens, production...

sent mine in, let's see what happens, production date 02/2009. I have had some very odd shaking..
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 09-08-2014, 08:35 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,591
Posted By light1
keep us posted, sorry to hear about this mess. ...

keep us posted, sorry to hear about this mess. It's another headache i am sure most of us would like to avoid. Look @ the bright side, you may get 1 year newer car.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 08-15-2014, 09:11 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,626
Posted By light1
I was in warranty, but BMW ignored me and didn't...

I was in warranty, but BMW ignored me and didn't acknowledge it, I had the issues the last month of my warranty.


BMW7xaudi, so you car is fine now after all 8 injectors being replaced? No...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 08-14-2014, 08:09 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,626
Posted By light1
so after 2 weeks of troubleshooting, the local...

so after 2 weeks of troubleshooting, the local shop narrowed it down to injector(s) or a thorttle, the shaking while accelerating, but, it's not bad enough for warranty to fix it. So I have 2...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 08-06-2014, 09:04 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,626
Posted By light1
I have the same issue, my car is in the shop and...

I have the same issue, my car is in the shop and one of the injectors seems to be BAD!!! BMW really needs to get their act together on this crap, they are not cheap, and it seems you have to replace...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 06-24-2014, 07:33 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 848
Posted By light1
Total BS, they are expecting me to spend $1500...

Total BS, they are expecting me to spend $1500 (138/injector + 5 hours labor) for something that should be covered under warranty? I do have an extended warranty, but how do you tell if injectors...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 06-20-2014, 09:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 699
Posted By light1
Loving the NRFT, so much smoother. I haven't...

Loving the NRFT, so much smoother. I haven't gone over 100 MPH to realize the sound...as for shaking, I took it to BMW of Alexandria, the second time, the shop foreman rode with me for about 20...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 06-18-2014, 01:42 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 945
Posted By light1
RRT in VA did my spark plugs, no issues so far,...

RRT in VA did my spark plugs, no issues so far, althougH I do have to check MPG...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-27-2014, 07:20 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 310
Posted By light1
for anyone else that is interested... ...

for anyone else that is interested...

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=732786
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-22-2014, 07:45 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 310
Posted By light1
Rattling - DIY Open door frame

The locks on door shake a lot, it's annoying, is there a DIY to open the door panel and fix this?
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-22-2014, 07:45 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 552
Posted By light1
@ 110MPH this car feels like i am going 60.

@ 110MPH this car feels like i am going 60.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-22-2014, 07:43 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 699
Posted By light1
I got Michelin Pilot AS/3, from Costco...walking...

I got Michelin Pilot AS/3, from Costco...walking distance to my house and the fact that they can keep balancing them and give you crazy warranty. Ride feels much better, still some shaking but now I...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-21-2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 699
Posted By light1
Non rft

just switched, waiting to pick up car...hope all goes well, can't wait to feel the difference.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 03-28-2014, 01:50 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 22,672
Posted By light1
What is a PUMA case and is it covered under...

What is a PUMA case and is it covered under extended maintenance? I hear noise from my oil pump as well..whining noise
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 03-25-2014, 08:43 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 980
Posted By light1
Awesome 3 series cars! I have a few boys...

Awesome 3 series cars!

I have a few boys myself and was thinking of keeping my 2011 335xi for them, but for now I am gonna get rid of it, wait 5-6 years unit they can drive.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 03-25-2014, 08:42 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 980
Posted By light1
What were your symptoms prior to replacing the...

What were your symptoms prior to replacing the LPFP and injectors? My car shakes badly, they keep saying it's the tires, and it's not, because sometimes it does it and sometimes it doesn't, it's...
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