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Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 03-26-2016, 06:06 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 992
Posted By rogueshot
others have the same or similar issues. search...

others have the same or similar issues. search terms stutter, hesitation. Look under the F10 forum as well.

My 550GT did this mainly from a stop. definite stutter/hesitation and it certainly was...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-21-2016, 10:54 AM
Replies: 1,516
Views: 183,960
Posted By rogueshot
how long was it running "great" with no...

how long was it running "great" with no noticeable oil consumption?? I had the valve stem seals replaced as well (engine out of car) and it did little to nothing to slow down the oil consumption over...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-21-2016, 10:52 AM
Replies: 1,516
Views: 183,960
Posted By rogueshot
He needs to have them check the ignition coils....

He needs to have them check the ignition coils. The coils apparenytly start to fail which causes one or more cylinders to misfire which triggeres the DTM.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-17-2016, 06:22 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 6,857
Posted By rogueshot
I have been reading this thread with great...

I have been reading this thread with great interest. I have a 550 that is now out of warranty. I have complained about excessive oil useage from 4k miles up to present 40k+. The dealer finally...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 11-03-2015, 03:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,851
Posted By rogueshot
It is pretty clear that the media reports of this...

It is pretty clear that the media reports of this TSB are wrong/messed up. But that still does not explain a TSB number that does not match up to the N63 CCP.....How is it that no one has been able...
Forum: BMW i3 and BMW i8 (2014 - Current) 10-29-2015, 11:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,081
Posted By rogueshot
cool but it does with fanny pack to carry that...

cool but it does with fanny pack to carry that big thing around???
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 10-29-2015, 06:53 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,851
Posted By rogueshot
What is strange is that the TSB # referenced in...

What is strange is that the TSB # referenced in the article above does not match up with the TSB we all know is affectionately referred to as the "N63 CCP"....

Another new source cites the motor...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 10-27-2015, 11:56 AM
Replies: 1,516
Views: 183,960
Posted By rogueshot
BMW released Bulletin "B001314" or the "N63...

BMW released Bulletin "B001314" or the "N63 Customer Care Package " - models affected by the recall included:

F01 and F02 (7 Series Sedan) produced from 3/2009 to 6/2012
F04 (Active...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 10-27-2015, 11:55 AM
Replies: 1,516
Views: 183,960
Posted By rogueshot
the service interval would be shortened to nearly...

the service interval would be shortened to nearly half, with a 12 month/10,000 mile (16,000 km) check-up instead of the long-life treatment the BMW had been maintaining up to that point, requiring a...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 10-27-2015, 11:52 AM
Replies: 1,516
Views: 183,960
Posted By rogueshot
ATL: here is a good thread with a ton of...

ATL:

here is a good thread with a ton of info -

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=817273
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 10-14-2015, 07:17 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,087
Posted By rogueshot
Have you had the CCP done yet?

Have you had the CCP done yet?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 10-06-2015, 02:34 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 7,127
Posted By rogueshot
^ yeah but they will never post officially or...

^ yeah but they will never post officially or un-officially.....
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 10-06-2015, 11:49 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 7,127
Posted By rogueshot
every N63 motor installed from early 2009 (F01,...

every N63 motor installed from early 2009 (F01, F02, F07) til middle 2013 (E70) (and possibly in the X6 til middle 2014)....in the US alone this has to be 100-150,000 units....and then add another 27...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 10-03-2015, 04:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 518
Posted By rogueshot
nice stable Joe,,,but c'mon the 550 GT is way...

nice stable Joe,,,but c'mon the 550 GT is way faster than 289 mustang....

Is the AC a 289 or 427?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 10-02-2015, 12:28 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 7,127
Posted By rogueshot
^ yes sorry by "this model" I meant the...

^ yes sorry by "this model" I meant the GT....
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 10-02-2015, 11:18 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 7,127
Posted By rogueshot
overpriced CPOs aside, the value of this model...

overpriced CPOs aside, the value of this model fell long before the N63 problems due to it being a poor seller/low demand.....my car is a prime example - sticker price of $80k+, it was built Feb...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 10-02-2015, 06:49 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,411
Posted By rogueshot
wait! they put it back....whew....:rofl::rofl: ...

wait! they put it back....whew....:rofl::rofl:

but seriously did you get an '11 or a '12?

and out of curiosity what 16yr old wants a big 'ol GT??
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 10-02-2015, 06:33 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,411
Posted By rogueshot
Someone must have stolen my "i"....

Someone must have stolen my "i"....
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 09-30-2015, 02:20 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,411
Posted By rogueshot
I think you took proof a little too...

I think you took proof a little too seriously......might have been even funnier if you had put today's paper in the picture.....ya know "proof of life" like in TV/movies.....

we just want to see a...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 09-30-2015, 02:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 582
Posted By rogueshot
You are kidding right? two spares?? the spare...

You are kidding right? two spares?? the spare tire in modern cars is never the same width and/or aspect ratio as the main tires (which are often different front to rear) - except maybe some SUVs with...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 09-30-2015, 01:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,379
Posted By rogueshot
Note that while many folks have not had any...

Note that while many folks have not had any issues with the old 90amp battery for several years, the updated software on the car done as part of the CCP changes the power management settings and I...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 09-30-2015, 01:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,379
Posted By rogueshot
SI B61 30 14 General Electrical Systems January...

SI B61 30 14
General Electrical Systems January 2015
Technical Service
This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B61 30 14 dated December 2014.

SUBJECT
BMW Maintenance Program: 12-Volt...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 09-30-2015, 07:43 AM
Replies: 1,516
Views: 183,960
Posted By rogueshot
^I agree that folks should not necessarily be...

^I agree that folks should not necessarily be scared off by other people's experiences, but it is certainly helpful to have more information so you can make a more informed choice.

Glad to hear...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 09-30-2015, 07:32 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 7,127
Posted By rogueshot
So....you drive your 550 like grandma and...

So....you drive your 550 like grandma and dunderhi flogs his like a cheap stripper...neither of you has any issues....and what exactly are we supposed to conclude from this?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 09-30-2015, 07:20 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 7,127
Posted By rogueshot
I do not dispute that BMW is trying to fix the...

I do not dispute that BMW is trying to fix the n63 problems, but clearly there are still issues with this motor - plenty of cars have post-CCP issues, the battery issue and excessive oil consumption....
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