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Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 04-29-2014, 11:54 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,306
Posted By katiesdad7
I was having a boatload of issues with...

I was having a boatload of issues with hesitation. At 47K the regional rep looked at the car and had the dealer replace all the injectors with an updated model. This was about a month ago. Seems...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 04-29-2014, 11:47 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 731
Posted By katiesdad7
I have the surround view and there are no cameras...

I have the surround view and there are no cameras looking in front. It say's 360 degree but you only get 270. The ones in the from fender are not used while parking. They are used when pulling out...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 03-28-2014, 08:07 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 7,076
Posted By katiesdad7
I love it....even with its issues

Mine is a 2011 with 50K on it. Had a hesitation problem with it since I got it at about 20k. Just got it back from the dealer after the regional rep looked at it. They replaced all the injectors...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 10-17-2013, 06:32 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,411
Posted By katiesdad7
My 550 still hesitates. I took the dealer's GM...

My 550 still hesitates. I took the dealer's GM for a ride and he will have the regional rep come and take a ride with me to see if this is something inherent in this vehicle or an actual problem. I...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 09-30-2013, 11:22 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,411
Posted By katiesdad7
I have to take my hat off to the dealer. They...

I have to take my hat off to the dealer. They have really tried to get to the bottom of the problem. I just hope they don't give me the "we can't duplicate" response. I feel that is a response...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 09-30-2013, 07:12 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,411
Posted By katiesdad7
My 2010 with about 36k on it is at the dealer...

My 2010 with about 36k on it is at the dealer now. It has been in about 4 times for hesitation at low speeds. It now stalls out intermittently at long red lights after idling rough first. They...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 09-10-2013, 03:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 718
Posted By katiesdad7
It was recommended by the BMW tech. I can see it...

It was recommended by the BMW tech. I can see it causing problems with the TPMS. I have found that most of the time its a leak due to a nail or something like that. In that case I can just inflate...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 09-10-2013, 11:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 718
Posted By katiesdad7
Got the new tires

Got the car back from the dealer yesterday with the new Michelin A/S 3. Car rides really smooth now and real quiet. I got a slime inflator kit from Amazon in case I get a flat or leak.

I...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 08-31-2013, 06:55 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,164
Posted By katiesdad7
The car is at the dealer now for a hesitation...

The car is at the dealer now for a hesitation problem and I told them to get the new tires and an alignment at the same time. They are matching tire racks prices so I'm going with them. I also...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 08-27-2013, 08:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 850
Posted By katiesdad7
I know there are no codes. So maybe its a...

I know there are no codes. So maybe its a mechanical issue. Just my guess. I'm taking it in tomorrow so hopefully it will be looked at soon after its there. I really don't drive it anymore...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 08-22-2013, 05:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 850
Posted By katiesdad7
They removed and cleaned the intakes already. ...

They removed and cleaned the intakes already. They even bore scoped the cylinders looking for carbon build up. SO I guess you are correct in that it is an issue. But mine were clean. They found a...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 08-22-2013, 05:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,164
Posted By katiesdad7
Thanks for the info. I'm waiting for my dealer...

Thanks for the info. I'm waiting for my dealer to get in contact with the regional tech. When they come to look at my car I will get new tires. So it may be another week or two.
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 08-20-2013, 07:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 850
Posted By katiesdad7
Hesitation / trans slipping

In a previous post I said that my 2011 550 GT had a hesitation problem. The dealer had the car a few times for almost 3 weeks total. I thought they fixed it the last time by replacing the injectors...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 08-18-2013, 08:22 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,164
Posted By katiesdad7
I spoke to the dealer the other day and they will...

I spoke to the dealer the other day and they will match the lowest price I get for the Pilot A/S 3.
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 08-14-2013, 07:24 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,164
Posted By katiesdad7
Looking at new tires

I'm looking at replacing the OE Dunlaps with the Michelin Pilot A/S. The tread wear is 500 which is much better than the OE tires.

My dealer will match Tire Racks price so I'll get them at the...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 08-07-2013, 05:38 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 7,879
Posted By katiesdad7
Got the car back today and it seems to be fixed. ...

Got the car back today and it seems to be fixed. A bunch of stuff was replaced including the fuel injectors (third time) oxygen sensors and they removed the transmission and found the rear seal...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 08-06-2013, 04:26 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 7,879
Posted By katiesdad7
I have an 2011 550 GT and a similar problem. It...

I have an 2011 550 GT and a similar problem. It has been at the dealers a few times and each time they replaced a bunch of parts. They have replaced the injectors 3 times. Duplicating the problem...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 07-09-2013, 05:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 977
Posted By katiesdad7
How long should the tires last?

I have a 2011 550I GT. This is my first BMW and simply love it. I purchased it used with about 15K on it. It had new tires on it when we got it. Now after about 23K the dealer say's it time to...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 06-04-2013, 08:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 643
Posted By katiesdad7
So far so good. I get a small amount of...

So far so good. I get a small amount of transmission stiffness but nothing I can't live with. As for the motor, it is all better.
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 05-27-2013, 12:00 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,191
Posted By katiesdad7
You need to call BMW. I have the same problem. ...

You need to call BMW. I have the same problem. THey said it would be corrected in 24 hours. That was 2 months ago. It still doesn't work for me but I only went to use it once. Maybe I'll call...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 05-21-2013, 02:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 643
Posted By katiesdad7
About 1/2 the time I use Mobil and the other 1/2...

About 1/2 the time I use Mobil and the other 1/2 Sunoco.
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 05-20-2013, 03:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 643
Posted By katiesdad7
Hesitation when cold.

Had the 550 in for brake service at 27k. Told the dealer there was a hesitation when it was cold. Nothing real bad. The dealer checked the computer, no codes. but was able to verify the concern. ...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 04-15-2013, 11:57 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,134
Posted By katiesdad7
I also live in Florida and yes they do work.

I also live in Florida and yes they do work.
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 04-04-2013, 06:41 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,300
Posted By katiesdad7
I have the iPhone 5 and when I plug it in with...

I have the iPhone 5 and when I plug it in with the cord to the usb port it can't connect. I can connect via bluetooth but I don't get all the features then.

Any suggestions?
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 04-04-2013, 06:20 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 935
Posted By katiesdad7
My guess is that they will make it a warranty...

My guess is that they will make it a warranty repair. To little miles on the car.
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