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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-19-2011, 12:13 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 10,542
Posted By nikirox
Left front headlight replacement, fixes left turn...

Left front headlight replacement, fixes left turn signal malfunction when all the signals are fine. Expensive part, cheapest I've found was $750 on eBay, dealer retail is $1300. Real joke, BMW...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-14-2011, 01:32 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,364
Posted By nikirox
Good Luck !!!! Any updates, have much time to...

Good Luck !!!! Any updates, have much time to get her out of the city? I paid $2000 for 5 years of BMW Tire and Rim insurance, and initially thought I got swindled. 2 months later, I bubbled my...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-29-2011, 04:11 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 10,542
Posted By nikirox
And that fixed the problem or not? If not, what...

And that fixed the problem or not? If not, what did?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-29-2011, 02:32 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 10,542
Posted By nikirox
What do you mean, dealer quit?

What do you mean, dealer quit?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-29-2011, 02:22 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 17,919
Posted By nikirox
Weeks after alternator replaced, still no...

Weeks after alternator replaced, still no problems.

That did it.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-29-2011, 02:20 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 10,542
Posted By nikirox
Got the call. Front left headlight assembly was...

Got the call. Front left headlight assembly was replaced, and fixed the problem. $1300 part if not covered by warranty, I'm 3 months out of warranty but BMW picked up the cost because it was...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-29-2011, 11:41 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 10,542
Posted By nikirox
Dealer tried to fix it, replaced every bulb and...

Dealer tried to fix it, replaced every bulb and socket on the left side. Still getting error. They're trying again. Yes they are picking up the cost of this work.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-19-2011, 10:19 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 10,542
Posted By nikirox
I get the same thing, will be going back to the...

I get the same thing, will be going back to the dealer a 3rd time. It's not the bulb obviously. I have a 2007 Alpina B7.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-18-2011, 05:19 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 17,919
Posted By nikirox
Had alternator changed, everything good now,...

Had alternator changed, everything good now, drives better than ever.

Thanks everyone for your input.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-18-2011, 05:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,884
Posted By nikirox
Had alternator changed, everything good now,...

Had alternator changed, everything good now, drives better than ever.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-15-2011, 06:54 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 17,919
Posted By nikirox
Ok, they're down to $300 for the service. Cars...

Ok, they're down to $300 for the service. Cars ready, haven't picked up yet. Hopefully today.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-15-2011, 06:52 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,707
Posted By nikirox
I would imagine the conversation after a $14k...

I would imagine the conversation after a $14k claim comes in to go like this "the salesman was mistaken, the policy is to cover a 750 not a B7, we don't issue policies on B7's. Here's your money...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-15-2011, 03:46 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,707
Posted By nikirox
Henricks said he'd do it for $5k but he'd write...

Henricks said he'd do it for $5k but he'd write it up as a 750. Not sure if it would be renegged once a huge claim, like tranny came in.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-14-2011, 05:24 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 17,919
Posted By nikirox
After sending an email to the service manager,...

After sending an email to the service manager, they picked the car up on Monday and left a loaner at my front door. They called back and recommended a new alternator, considering the location of the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-09-2011, 06:29 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,707
Posted By nikirox
Check this out. http://myexoticcar.com/#section3...

Check this out. http://myexoticcar.com/#section3 there is an exclusionary policy in there and they'll quote you on the site: http://www.motorcarswarranty.com for a 5 year plan see quote below,...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-09-2011, 04:08 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,707
Posted By nikirox
I'm finding the same thing to be the case. When...

I'm finding the same thing to be the case. When you say lucky, did the company you got still cover repairs when you had an issue? Or did they pull a "sorry we shouldn't have issued this warranty,...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-08-2011, 11:17 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 17,919
Posted By nikirox
I'm starting to realize all the problems seem to...

I'm starting to realize all the problems seem to be relayed to electrical. Doesn't make me feel that much better, but hoping the dealer has pitty considering I only bought the car 10 weeks ago. As...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-07-2011, 12:20 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,707
Posted By nikirox
Any luck on a Warranty? Have the same issue...

Any luck on a Warranty? Have the same issue myself now.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-07-2011, 11:11 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 17,919
Posted By nikirox
Thanks for the insite. Sorry for jumping into...

Thanks for the insite. Sorry for jumping into the thread but thought issues related. Battery changed so far and going in on Monday again. Dealer offering Allstate warranty for $2500 2yr/36k anyone...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-06-2011, 06:45 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 17,919
Posted By nikirox
I bought the car only 2 months and 1 week ago...

I bought the car only 2 months and 1 week ago from the dealer. They've had no luck so far. Bringing it back Monday hoping the forum can help me steer them in the right direction.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-06-2011, 06:02 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 17,919
Posted By nikirox
I am drivable thanks, in fact codes often clear...

I am drivable thanks, in fact codes often clear on there own quickly. Only the Transmission malfunction requires a pull over and restart as it stays in D only see below. Dealer says it's an...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-06-2011, 04:57 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 17,919
Posted By nikirox
Check out all these codes: nightvision...

Check out all these codes: nightvision malfunction, Dynam inoperative inoperable, left turn signal malfunction, and I get Transmission malfunction too. This is a 2007 Aplina B7 that went out of...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-06-2011, 03:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,884
Posted By nikirox
291901 Picked up today still getting...

291901

Picked up today still getting malfunction, ant help?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-06-2011, 03:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,884
Posted By nikirox
291900

291900
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-01-2011, 07:47 PM
Replies: 2,884
Views: 696,390
Posted By nikirox
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