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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-05-2014, 12:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 432
Posted By thecandidate
112k and counting! That's the most work that I...

112k and counting! That's the most work that I have ever had done on the car! so you know when I saw the list and was talking to the SA I was saying to myself "yep just helps making me transition to...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-05-2014, 08:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 432
Posted By thecandidate
Repairs and Parts # (Litany of Issues)

Greetings Fellas!

My car has been at the dealer for the past week and a half. The check light came on and they found a litany of issues which were are covered under the warranty.

Leaking...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-11-2014, 01:03 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 734
Posted By thecandidate
Honestly I would take the 10k and put it towards...

Honestly I would take the 10k and put it towards something else ... Mine has topped over 100k and I am in the market currently for a 6 series to push around to help me offset driving my 7 every day...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 01-01-2014, 12:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 476
Posted By thecandidate
New Year Mods

Happy New year everyone!!!!


I am interested in reading what you all are looking to do with your cars this year. I am looking to get some new feet for my ride :thumbup: ... I am thinking hard...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-21-2013, 04:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 575
Posted By thecandidate
Looks good: good luck with the ride and the...

Looks good: good luck with the ride and the warranty as mine has come in handy!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-20-2013, 11:17 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 525
Posted By thecandidate
oh ok got you!

oh ok got you!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-20-2013, 11:14 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 525
Posted By thecandidate
As a fellow North Carolinian I hate to hear that...

As a fellow North Carolinian I hate to hear that bro! Did you end up getting it fixed? I haven't used any of the indy's in the area so far. Currently my car is still under warranty so I have been...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-19-2013, 12:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 442
Posted By thecandidate
Oh OK no problem those are on the ones on my 750...

Oh OK no problem those are on the ones on my 750 ... Good luck with the parts!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-19-2013, 12:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,944
Posted By thecandidate
Might wan to take it in and get it checked out....

Might wan to take it in and get it checked out. Had an issue about 2 years with low coolant light, come to find out one of the tubes carrying the fluid was going bad. Had it replaced and never had...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-19-2013, 12:30 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 666
Posted By thecandidate
What's the back up in the event you are not able...

What's the back up in the event you are not able to find one? Also which color you looking at? My wife just "settled :D" on the Mercedes Benz G55 AMG, I tried to talk her into the x6 :) and keeping...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-19-2013, 12:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 442
Posted By thecandidate
Had mine done at the dealer and the part # was...

Had mine done at the dealer and the part # was 12-12-2-158-252
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-18-2013, 07:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 641
Posted By thecandidate
I would agree with Nygel it is your call: I am...

I would agree with Nygel it is your call: I am running about 111k on mine right now with the original battery, alternator etc ....
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-07-2013, 08:25 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,180
Posted By thecandidate
very nice!

very nice!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-05-2013, 09:50 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 175
Posted By thecandidate
Car in for Seat Motor Issues and Transmission Leak

Guys,


I will keep you all up to speed on the repairs; both are covered under the warranty but I will send the part #'s as soon as I get the receipt tomorrow:

Transmission pan was leaking (my...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-27-2013, 07:36 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 603
Posted By thecandidate
Welcome!!!

Welcome!!!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-24-2013, 07:42 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,587
Posted By thecandidate
Question Other People Looking at You While Driving

So a couple of colleagues (one has a G500 and the other a Lotus) and I were discussing over lunch today the "lookers" in other cars. Anyone ever notice when you pass folk in your cars that people are...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-24-2013, 07:35 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,243
Posted By thecandidate
Oh yea here in NC on I85 and I40 I have topped...

Oh yea here in NC on I85 and I40 I have topped 120 more than once when there is nothing but open road. At night though after lecturing at the University I usually cruise in the right lane going about...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-24-2013, 07:59 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,182
Posted By thecandidate
looks good!

looks good!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-24-2013, 07:57 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,897
Posted By thecandidate
Looks good I have some scuffs on mine right now!...

Looks good I have some scuffs on mine right now! I need to get mine done ...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-24-2013, 07:54 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,293
Posted By thecandidate
The records from the dealer checked out as if...

The records from the dealer checked out as if everything was ok? You are only a month out, have you taken it back to them, if so did they provide you with any insight? Sounds like you got some real...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-24-2013, 07:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 494
Posted By thecandidate
I almost spilled my coffee laughing so hard...

I almost spilled my coffee laughing so hard looking at those pics! Awful
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-14-2013, 06:47 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,333
Posted By thecandidate
A few years back my wife and I took the 750 from...

A few years back my wife and I took the 750 from NC to Canada with no problems at all. Very relaxing drive and gas was not bad either. :)
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-13-2013, 02:55 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,452
Posted By thecandidate
Yep mine are not on either so it is possible to...

Yep mine are not on either so it is possible to have them off
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-13-2013, 02:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 699
Posted By thecandidate
So far only the dealer has touched my car but it...

So far only the dealer has touched my car but it is still under warranty though
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-11-2013, 11:26 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 611
Posted By thecandidate
I hear you man I could not believe the dealer hit...

I hear you man I could not believe the dealer hit him with that type of price for Spark Plugs ....
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