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Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 01-30-2016, 07:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 503
Posted By wjhughes420384
whether its the owners or the dealers, someone...

whether its the owners or the dealers, someone with experience doesn't want this car. Whatever the reason, you don't want what they don't!
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 01-30-2016, 07:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 503
Posted By wjhughes420384
Run!

Run!
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 01-28-2016, 09:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 448
Posted By wjhughes420384
my 2009 doesn't show psi, it was a coding hack to...

my 2009 doesn't show psi, it was a coding hack to get it to show, but you need the right tpms on the wheels, the early versions didn't send pressure.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 01-28-2016, 09:24 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,632
Posted By wjhughes420384
the last yr of a series always seems to be the...

the last yr of a series always seems to be the best of that series. The 2008 is considered the best of the bangle butts, I would bet that the 2015 will become the best of this F01/02 series. The E38...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 01-27-2016, 06:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 460
Posted By wjhughes420384
I have had trouble since day 1 with these, while...

I have had trouble since day 1 with these, while under warranty everything was replaced at one point or another. there is something more fundamentally wrong with the design. I don't think they can...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 01-27-2016, 11:38 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 460
Posted By wjhughes420384
my sideview mirrors stop working whenever the...

my sideview mirrors stop working whenever the temp gets above 50-60 degrees. sometimes they work up to around 70. right now they are working great to see around snow piles. but when spring comes...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 01-24-2016, 04:57 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,211
Posted By wjhughes420384
up here near the PA border we got 36, snow blower...

up here near the PA border we got 36, snow blower only has 18 inch bite, had to ram and back up, clearing driveway inches at a time. took all day yesterday and then repeat for last 6 inches today,...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 01-21-2016, 08:32 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 8,304
Posted By wjhughes420384
This is like back to the future, cars used this...

This is like back to the future, cars used this much oil when I was growing up in the 50's (That's 1950 for those who aren't old enough to remember)
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 01-19-2016, 07:15 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,083
Posted By wjhughes420384
I am talking about the people doing 50mph in the...

I am talking about the people doing 50mph in the middle or left lane with their 4 ways on. if someone has a problem they should be in the right lane or maybe even the shoulder if they can only do 20...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 01-18-2016, 10:31 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,083
Posted By wjhughes420384
1. people who stop on an entrance ramp! 2....

1. people who stop on an entrance ramp!
2. people driving on the highway with their 4-way flashers on because they think its safer!
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 01-09-2016, 07:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 441
Posted By wjhughes420384
I switched to EBC yellow stuff brake pads mainly...

I switched to EBC yellow stuff brake pads mainly for the track, but was so happy with them I use them all the time. much less dust tremendous braking power (and no fade with multiple stops from 130...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 01-09-2016, 07:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 488
Posted By wjhughes420384
I pay around $200 also. seems high, but I am too...

I pay around $200 also. seems high, but I am too lazy to change it myself
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 01-03-2016, 11:12 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 599
Posted By wjhughes420384
I have always used 80 ft lbs also, but mine are...

I have always used 80 ft lbs also, but mine are 19s, are 20s different?
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 12-30-2015, 06:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 915
Posted By wjhughes420384
I bought a set of quickjacks. its a hydraulic...

I bought a set of quickjacks. its a hydraulic lift that lifts from the sides and stores under the car when not needed.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 12-30-2015, 12:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 915
Posted By wjhughes420384
As I understand it, changing the fluid requires...

As I understand it, changing the fluid requires the BMW computer to tell you when it is full, so this would not be a DIY project,
Has anyone tried this themselves?
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 12-29-2015, 08:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 915
Posted By wjhughes420384
just got my tranny fluid changed for the second...

just got my tranny fluid changed for the second time in 1000 miles to dilute the fluid in the torque converter, They changed it when they changed the valve body. There was still a little bit of...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 12-29-2015, 08:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 915
Posted By wjhughes420384
OK I guess a few people need it in simple words....

OK I guess a few people need it in simple words. There isn't a lot of difference in the base stocks, and in fact most of the major manufacturers comingle their base stocks. When someone sets up a...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 12-28-2015, 08:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 915
Posted By wjhughes420384
got to toptiergas.com. only buy name brand gas,...

got to toptiergas.com. only buy name brand gas, discount gas is discount for a reason, its crap!
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 12-27-2015, 09:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 555
Posted By wjhughes420384
when I first read the title, I was thinking tire...

when I first read the title, I was thinking tire valve stem seals and really didn't get it LOL!

I had my engine de carboned at 110k, cost about 5k
is valve seals because of the oil change...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 12-24-2015, 10:16 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,292
Posted By wjhughes420384
ouch!!! good luck on that, keep us informed of...

ouch!!! good luck on that, keep us informed of how you make out
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 12-24-2015, 10:13 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 932
Posted By wjhughes420384
nice! and you got the M package, that makes all...

nice! and you got the M package, that makes all the difference in these cars. Not sure I would want to keep the white interior clean, Lots of passenger rules.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 12-21-2015, 09:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,606
Posted By wjhughes420384
you are my god, I want to do this, I had it on a...

you are my god, I want to do this, I had it on a loaner X5 and fell in love with it.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 12-20-2015, 09:04 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 401
Posted By wjhughes420384
wow, I would guess that octane booster would work

wow, I would guess that octane booster would work
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 12-20-2015, 09:03 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 312
Posted By wjhughes420384
it doesn't wear out, it clogs but yes using it...

it doesn't wear out, it clogs but yes using it more clogs it more
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 12-20-2015, 09:02 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,499
Posted By wjhughes420384
saw one at the dealer, it had the M package and...

saw one at the dealer, it had the M package and the hockey stick was blacked out, unfortunately the car was white, so the hockey stick stuck out like a sore thumb even worse!
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