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Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 11-17-2012, 04:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,695
Posted By reescher
Anyone in NoVA/DC Metro up on coding F10s yet? I...

Anyone in NoVA/DC Metro up on coding F10s yet? I can contribute to your beer collection in return...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-17-2012, 04:45 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,721
Posted By reescher
ALpine300zhp: Slightly off topic and rising from...

ALpine300zhp: Slightly off topic and rising from the dead: How do you like South Fla? How is better worse compared to NoVA? PM me please if you'd like. Like your ride, I cruise a 2013 535 xi to and...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-08-2011, 09:34 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 828
Posted By reescher
Mine too

My vehicle has this issue too. Almost like it's revving too low at 60mph to tackle a slight hill. I've been in/out with this issue (and it feels like it sputtering before kickdown/downshift) sputters...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-02-2011, 07:35 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,805
Posted By reescher
K&N Filter Affects MAF?

Does moving to a K&N filter impact the car's MAF sensor? Will it void my CPO warranty?

Thx
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-25-2011, 08:52 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,295
Posted By reescher
Same tires, same noise

I've got the Michelin Pilot Sport A/S tires too, staggered on a 750li sport pkg. Prob about 12-15,000m on them now and they've gotten noisy too. It's a reciprocating "thrumming" sound that increases...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 05-04-2011, 10:25 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,836
Posted By reescher
And the endless Cheerios I find hiding in the...

And the endless Cheerios I find hiding in the seat crevices and seat belt anchor dimples. :)
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-02-2011, 07:16 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 37,190
Posted By reescher
I just inquired at FFX BMW and they have the the...

I just inquired at FFX BMW and they have the the iphone4 cradle. $150 for the thing. Makes an investment in a Dremel more worthwhile. It can't hammer a nail, but it can cut.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-15-2011, 11:31 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 437
Posted By reescher
Fairfax BMW SA?

Anyone know where Lee Nguyen went? I just called FFX BMW for service and they said he's no longer there. His vm msg says this line is not monitored.

He's a fantastic SA, I hope he's doing well...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-11-2011, 07:39 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 7,687
Posted By reescher
I miss the button. I see it's back in the F01.

I miss the button. I see it's back in the F01.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-09-2011, 07:10 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,580
Posted By reescher
I agree hotrod (and others) that the distance...

I agree hotrod (and others) that the distance traveled is more important, especially on the fly-by-wire controls the 7 series employs. There's more to this than just a pedal with a wire pull on the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-09-2011, 07:01 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 459
Posted By reescher
Just means the options to move up or down the...

Just means the options to move up or down the column are available. When you're in D, the FF down option should not be displayed.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-08-2011, 02:06 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,580
Posted By reescher
There is something attributable to the angle,...

There is something attributable to the angle, effort and engine response when I drive. If I'm low-footing the gas pedal, the car seems to chug, not really sure of what I want to do, and responds like...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-07-2011, 11:23 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,580
Posted By reescher
I think you're right slick44 - I'm giving it more...

I think you're right slick44 - I'm giving it more in terms of angle of approach (vector?) on the top than just toeing it. hotrod - these things are always in my head!!! Then I spend every driving...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-07-2011, 08:29 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,580
Posted By reescher
Gas Pedal Push Angle

Tried searching, but didn't see anything from the first 3 page results...

Has anyone noticed that their 750 accelerates/responds differently if you push the gas pedal from the top of the pedal...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-15-2010, 09:21 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,297
Posted By reescher
Had the same low-speed fan-related noise issue....

Had the same low-speed fan-related noise issue. Replaced under CPO. Don't know location tho.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-15-2010, 09:20 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,095
Posted By reescher
Love mine too. Especially at 6am today with 20F...

Love mine too. Especially at 6am today with 20F on the temp. the darn shifter buttons are like ice cubes tho.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-13-2010, 11:39 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,859
Posted By reescher
So to keep another recall thread going... ...

So to keep another recall thread going...

Got the car back Saturday. It had the clamps and the vacuum hoses replaced. So not much of an issue there. They replaced the guibo/propellershaft under...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-09-2010, 06:56 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,859
Posted By reescher
Nice to get her back all clean. However it's 20F...

Nice to get her back all clean. However it's 20F here, I don't see a car wash happening for me tomorrow. Dealers around these parts typically cut the wash bay just under the freezing point... at...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-07-2010, 12:35 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,859
Posted By reescher
brakes have grown software??? wow. firefox...

brakes have grown software??? wow. firefox spellcheck for me there. "Brakes have grown softer" would be the correct phrase.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-07-2010, 12:35 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,859
Posted By reescher
THanks ndabunka. I'm planning on getting the...

THanks ndabunka. I'm planning on getting the control arms/bushings replaced in mid-2011. Will be interesting to see if they note this in their review of the car. i'm interested in the brakes too as...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-07-2010, 11:41 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,859
Posted By reescher
This Friday

Going in for the recall this Friday. Getting a few other things done as well:

- bal/rotate
- alignment
- guibo check
- wipes
- headlight throw (vertical) adjustment - is this applicable to...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-16-2010, 11:06 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,905
Posted By reescher
Interesting topic. IMHO, It's about your income,...

Interesting topic. IMHO, It's about your income, your current "life stage", future plans, wealth and passion for driving a car like the 7er. Income is not equal to wealth, and sure, as mentioned...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-27-2010, 08:20 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,196
Posted By reescher
We forgot to mention all of the Ferrari 458's...

We forgot to mention all of the Ferrari 458's being recalled.... for engine fires!!

http://log.autogespot.com/07-2010/458brand/2.jpg

Recals: Not just Fords, Hondas and Yotas amymore
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-07-2010, 09:02 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,658
Posted By reescher
Same here. Had an 07 e60 sport. Great handling....

Same here. Had an 07 e60 sport. Great handling. The idrive phonebook was lightyears better on account of the select-by-letter feature of the interface. I'm not surprised that a patch/software fix...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-29-2010, 07:10 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,303
Posted By reescher
Have them check the grounding strap.

Have them check the grounding strap.
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