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Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 08-24-2016, 08:12 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 711
Posted By Jerry 745Li
750 vs S550 MT Head2Head

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XyQ42lBkStU&list=PLA97180860447EE6A&index=1

They give it to the S.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 08-21-2016, 11:19 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 701
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Problem Solved!

So I lucked out and the problem was resolved by simply purchasing a new coil.

More details: BMW has changed parts suppliers for the coil moving away from Bosch and now using Eldor. The new part...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 08-19-2016, 04:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 701
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Back from vacation today. Swapped the coils and...

Back from vacation today. Swapped the coils and the problem follows the coil. Will pick up 2 new coils at the dealer tomorrow and report back.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 08-12-2016, 04:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 701
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Before I left for the shore today I thought I'd...

Before I left for the shore today I thought I'd see if the 7 still threw errors after 24 hours of rest. As you know with these cars sometimes the errors go away after a little down time. In my...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 08-11-2016, 02:35 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 701
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Thanks for the advice monsterrailroad. I plan on...

Thanks for the advice monsterrailroad. I plan on doing exactly what you said but it will have to wait a week because my vacation starts tomorrow. I pulled the codes using an ODB scanner. I'm just...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 08-10-2016, 06:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 701
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Anyone know what error code P07E8?

I knew it wouldn't be long before my 7 disappointed me like the last 7 I owned. Why I torture myself buying BMWs I'll never know. Anyway, car is in limp mode, misfiring on cylinder 1 and 5 as well...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 08-09-2016, 11:42 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 255
Posted By Jerry 745Li
All BMW Head Unit Identification

Thought I'd put a link to a document I found in my TSB subscription that details how to identify your head unit. This applies to all BMWs from the 90s to now. There really is no documentation area...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 06-28-2016, 11:11 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 870
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Need to warm that engine up!

Every TSB that references battery issues refers to customers taking short trips as a possible cause. I believe that you should, at a minimum, get the engine temperature up to normal operating temp...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 06-01-2016, 09:55 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 342
Posted By Jerry 745Li
No, different communications technologies. You...

No, different communications technologies. You code Fxx using Ethernet to ODB, the E6x uses an OBDII cable.

Jerry
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 06-01-2016, 09:51 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 598
Posted By Jerry 745Li
My spare FOB stopped working under warranty and...

My spare FOB stopped working under warranty and when I had called the dealer they said the replacement FOB had to come from Germany. Took about a week and a half to get it.

Jerry
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 05-24-2016, 11:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,496
Posted By Jerry 745Li
How many miles on the vehicle? Please, if you...

How many miles on the vehicle? Please, if you can, scan or type the dealer invoice info into this thread so others can see what work was completed along with parts replaced. I have 55K miles on...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 05-10-2016, 08:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 823
Posted By Jerry 745Li
The bumper is gouged. The white marks aren't...

The bumper is gouged. The white marks aren't surface scratches. I'm taking it to the body shop my dealer uses for a quote and based on that cost I'll decide if the insurance company should be...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 05-10-2016, 08:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 502
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Use this last 7 of a VIN I made up. It works. ...

Use this last 7 of a VIN I made up. It works. C197100. You can download the software, put it on a flash drive and try to update it from the port in the glove box. Again, may not work in your car....
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 05-07-2016, 07:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 719
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Now you have me wanting to go outside and see if...

Now you have me wanting to go outside and see if I have a cigarette lights port under my glove box. I can tell you on my e65 there is one in the passenger footwell and it works. I'll check my F04...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 05-07-2016, 07:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 823
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Look what a guy with a weed whacker did to my car

Should have learned my lesson. My e65's windshield was cracked by a flying stone from a landscaper cutting grass on commercial property many years ago. Unfortunately, sometimes there is nowhere to...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 04-23-2016, 06:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 463
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Do you have any of the manual

Is the whole owner's manual missing or just no results when searching by pictures. There is a TSB issued for this problem.

OWNER'S MANUAL IS NO LONGER ACCESSIBLE AFTER PROGRAMMING
TECHNICAL...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 04-13-2016, 12:08 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 263
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Welcome Lights on at approach

I noticed that my friend's 2015 3 series activates the welcome lights as he approaches the car with fob in pocket. Is this possible to program on a 2012 CIC Fxx?

Thanks,
Jerry
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 04-12-2016, 06:06 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,154
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Should have been a State Trooper

My very good friend is a State Trooper. Just made Captain. He's 45 and will retire in 2 years with a pension that is 75% of his highest salary earned. He's looking at making a 100K a year in...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 03-12-2016, 09:22 AM
Replies: 1,588
Views: 100,875
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Sorry to bug you Shawn but could I have a link to...

Sorry to bug you Shawn but could I have a link to NA 2016-2 premium. I searched torrent with no luck.

Thanks,
Jerry
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 03-11-2016, 06:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,136
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Unfortunately a lot of cool features aren't...

Unfortunately a lot of cool features aren't available on the CIC (2009-2012) models. I activated the sport gauges and they display, but no data so they read zero. Try coding the TPMS to display...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 03-11-2016, 06:17 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 778
Posted By Jerry 745Li
I had this problem before the CCP. The Injectors...

I had this problem before the CCP. The Injectors were the problem. I'd be doing around 60 and punch it, that would result in the error.
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 03-10-2016, 12:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 428
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Roll up windows without holding lock button?

Is it possible to code the windows to rollup without having to hold the lock button? Single lock button push and windows / sunroof rollup.

Thanks,
Jerry
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 03-09-2016, 05:57 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 9,481
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Ya, the 2011 AH7 had a sticker North of 100K, in...

Ya, the 2011 AH7 had a sticker North of 100K, in 2012 they removed the HUD, Comfort seats, headliner, leather dash and some other standard options that were in the 2011 to get the price down. My...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 03-09-2016, 04:35 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 9,481
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Looks like a standard option on AH7. Pulled from...

Looks like a standard option on AH7. Pulled from ESys:

crit val="26" nameEN="356_CLIMATE_COMFORT_GLASS" name="356_KLIMAVERGLASUNG"
crit val="27" nameEN="358_CLIMATE_COMFORT_WINDSCREEN"...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 03-01-2016, 07:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 679
Posted By Jerry 745Li
If you have coded your car or at least read some...

If you have coded your car or at least read some of the coding threads about headlight and wiper sensitivity you'd see that the US cars headlight sensor is set to Sensitive. There are 4 settings. I...
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