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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 04-22-2007, 03:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,193
Posted By KenU
Help! Window goes up; then 1/2 down - stops

This is a good one..

Just shut the car off; hit the window button to bring it up. It goes up, then goes down half-way and stays there. It won't stay in the up position. Tried this a few times with...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-13-2007, 07:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 971
Posted By KenU
I did receive a call at my office today from a...

I did receive a call at my office today from a BMW NA rep as you stated. Unfortunately, I was in a meeting all day and left a voice-mail for the gentleman this evening.

I am impressed that you...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-11-2007, 02:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 971
Posted By KenU
Update the EMS on a brand new car? (approx. 3k...

Update the EMS on a brand new car? (approx. 3k mi.) One would think they would've figured this out a model or 2 ago since this seems to be a common complaint.

Anyway, I mostly use Exxon Super 99%...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-11-2007, 11:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 971
Posted By KenU
Yes/Yes And thanks for your response. I will...

Yes/Yes

And thanks for your response. I will search the threads as you suggested, but if this is something intermittently normal throughout ownership of this car, I'm not going to be a happy...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-11-2007, 09:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 971
Posted By KenU
'07 750i Engine Light: ON!

Started it up this morning (cold) - very rough idle, almost like a chugging, pretty bad. Engine light flickering on and off. Waited several minutes, started it again, this time all's well but engine...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-10-2006, 11:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,392
Posted By KenU
'07 750i - Set Independent Heater Question

I read the manual and am confused...

I know the car can cool itself while parked using the Independent Ventilation/Set Time mode in Settings in hot weather.

Is there any way to HEAT the car up...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-31-2006, 02:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,342
Posted By KenU
XZLR8 is correct; only by 3rd button. I did try...

XZLR8 is correct; only by 3rd button. I did try to look in Settings (iDrive) and couldn't find anything to program this feature.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-31-2006, 02:45 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,239
Posted By KenU
I am curious. Do you sometimes feel a...

I am curious. Do you sometimes feel a "pronounced" downshift to 1st gear when about come to stop?

Congrats and drive it in good health!!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-30-2006, 04:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,342
Posted By KenU
That's a very good question. I'm still at the...

That's a very good question. I'm still at the bottom end of the learning curve with the various electronics in this car. However, I do recall reading the manual where it describes, including a...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-29-2006, 06:18 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,239
Posted By KenU
Ok, Ok. I'm not real savvy with posting pictures...

Ok, Ok. I'm not real savvy with posting pictures on these forums, so someone pls. walk me through this process. I did read here at the bottom "manage attachments", but not familiar at all with how to...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-29-2006, 03:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,342
Posted By KenU
Yes, I am very, very happy. I have an '07 Black...

Yes, I am very, very happy. I have an '07 Black Sapphire/black Sport and The 20" wheels MAKE the car, no question about it!

M5/750i Sport: 2 very different cars in many ways, IMO. Appearance and...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-29-2006, 02:53 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,239
Posted By KenU
OOPS! My bad..Totally forgot about that one,...

OOPS!

My bad..Totally forgot about that one, Snowtruck.

Here are all the options I was too lazy to list in my first post:

Convenience Pkge
Luxury Seating Pkge
Premium Sound
Sport Pkge
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-28-2006, 11:08 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,239
Posted By KenU
Oh, tell me about it..I am OCB when it comes to...

Oh, tell me about it..I am OCB when it comes to perfectly clean wheels and I can only imagine what a PITA this will be with THESE wheels.

They DO look outrageous when clean, though.

Gonna try...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-28-2006, 10:37 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,239
Posted By KenU
Yes, I do. Thanks Is there also an...

Yes, I do. Thanks

Is there also an adjustment to bring up the side bolsters of the seat part (side of each thigh by where your fanny sits?)
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-28-2006, 10:20 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,239
Posted By KenU
XZLR8 and gbelton: Thanks, I'll give it try....

XZLR8 and gbelton:

Thanks, I'll give it try. I saw that particular button and thought it only dealt with the lower back, as in inflating and deflating for lower back support - pushing in and out....
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-28-2006, 07:57 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,239
Posted By KenU
The wheels are 149's. New for the 750 Sport...

The wheels are 149's. New for the 750 Sport option in 2007, but I believe last year's 760 wheels.

I'm not quite sure how you "play around with side bolsters". Looked in the manual but couldn't...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-28-2006, 05:02 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,239
Posted By KenU
Thanks again for the good wishes, guys. I'll...

Thanks again for the good wishes, guys.

I'll try and post some pictures when this Nor'easter takes the high road outta here and I can get her all nice and pretty again. I will say this: the 20"...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-27-2006, 11:30 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,239
Posted By KenU
Thanks! Is this warranty something I can...

Thanks!

Is this warranty something I can buy outside of my dealership? That's their price - $800
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-27-2006, 10:52 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,239
Posted By KenU
1st Post..Just got my '07 750i Sport

Hey Guys/Gals,

I have been reading all your posts and, I must say, everybody is extremely well-informed here and I like this site much better than the Roadfly forum.

In any event, I wanted say...
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