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Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 05-19-2017, 12:37 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,254
Posted By gjohnsen
Open your boot. Remove the plastic lid on the...

Open your boot. Remove the plastic lid on the right side of the luggage compartment - just pull it off. Inside you will see a diagram that shows where the different fuses are located . In the diagram...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 05-18-2017, 10:11 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,254
Posted By gjohnsen
NO, this is not normal. The accelleration should...

NO, this is not normal. The accelleration should be smooth all the way. Pull out fuse number 178 in the boot, if it then runs without lurching - the transfer case is to blame.

It is just for short...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 05-11-2017, 09:35 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,254
Posted By gjohnsen
You can pull a fuse to check if the transfer case...

You can pull a fuse to check if the transfer case is defective. In my 2015 640D Xdrive the transfer case gave up at only 20.000 miles. Same thing happened with my BMW F01..

In my car it was the...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 04-01-2017, 03:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 436
Posted By gjohnsen
The differense between the front and rear wheels...

The differense between the front and rear wheels on a staggered original BMW 20" set is 0.35cm...That is 0.5%..I believe the tollerance for the xdrive is 1% which equals 0.7cm....
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 03-09-2017, 12:56 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 379
Posted By gjohnsen
Do I brake too little? Warped rotors....

6 month or so I had heavy steering wheel vibration during braking. I got rid of this by hard braking from 60 mph to 20mph - 8-10 times in a row..With a little time between to let the brakes cool of.....
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 01-20-2017, 02:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,108
Posted By gjohnsen
I guess the G12 is on the right and the G30 on...

I guess the G12 is on the right and the G30 on the left...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 12-29-2016, 01:15 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 14,761
Posted By gjohnsen
I guess its your transfer case if the car...

I guess its your transfer case if the car shudders under accelleration. This is a common issue for Xdrives and is very very expensive to replace..
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 11-18-2016, 11:35 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,485
Posted By gjohnsen
It looks like a Naci F01...In my country you...

It looks like a Naci F01...In my country you would get your ass kicked for driving that nationalistic looking car...(probably also in the rest of europe)...

No hate but no respect either..
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 11-10-2016, 08:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 731
Posted By gjohnsen
Thank you. Very useful information..:thumbup:

Thank you. Very useful information..:thumbup:
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 11-10-2016, 02:12 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 731
Posted By gjohnsen
I got 30k miles on the odometer, and the computer...

I got 30k miles on the odometer, and the computer shows 55k miles until replacement. After measuring the brake pads and rotor I guess i have i have to change them at +- 50K miles...

So it seems...
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 11-08-2016, 05:51 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,278
Posted By gjohnsen
Do we agree upoon that a "Flat RFT" is the same...

Do we agree upoon that a "Flat RFT" is the same as a zero pressure tire?
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 11-08-2016, 05:20 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,278
Posted By gjohnsen
A little bit further down on the same link. This...

A little bit further down on the same link. This is also BMW policy in Europe;

Tire Rack will not repair any run-flat tires that have been driven in a severely underinflated or zero pressure...
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 11-08-2016, 04:51 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,278
Posted By gjohnsen
If used underinflated or at zero pressure it...

If used underinflated or at zero pressure it shall allways be replaced..

Here is a little more info regarding repair and replacement of Run Flats...
...
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 11-08-2016, 02:48 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,278
Posted By gjohnsen
I honestly cant tell the difference betweeen 19"...

I honestly cant tell the difference betweeen 19" Continental non RFT and 20" Pirelli RFT on my 2013 F01. On my wifes 2016- 3 series, i think the Nokian 17" snow tires are harder than the 19" Pirelli...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 10-25-2016, 03:12 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,198
Posted By gjohnsen
Be carefull so that the front and rear wheels...

Be carefull so that the front and rear wheels have the same rolling radius since you have the Xdrive. I believe BMW allows max 1% difference. Larger than that, you may damage your transfer case...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 10-24-2016, 07:08 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,946
Posted By gjohnsen
1. Yes, Dynamic Drive can be ordered with the 7MP...

1. Yes, Dynamic Drive can be ordered with the 7MP Option. It seems to be a standalone option except for the 760 where it is standard.

2. Because its part of the 7mp option/ M-sport option in North...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 10-24-2016, 02:30 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,946
Posted By gjohnsen
I think I have solved the Puzzle regarding the...

I think I have solved the Puzzle regarding the 7mp option. It equals the European 337 M -SPORT PACKAGE. The 7mp code seems to be non exsistent in Europe.

This is from a 2014 ordering guide for the...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 10-23-2016, 12:25 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,946
Posted By gjohnsen
I believe there is a lot of goodies that this...

I believe there is a lot of goodies that this package consist of. After looking trough the parts list on realoem.com there was only the exhaust and rear silencer that related directly to the option...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 10-22-2016, 12:11 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,946
Posted By gjohnsen
This is a rear silencer; ...

This is a rear silencer;

http://www.realoem.com/bmw/en/showparts?id=YA83-USA-08-2013-F01N-BMW-750i&diagId=18_0810
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 10-22-2016, 09:26 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,946
Posted By gjohnsen
No, You dont get my Vin. But here ist the option...

No, You dont get my Vin. But here ist the option list;

1CA SELECTION COP RELEVANT VEHICLES
1CB CO2 CONTENT
2NW M LT/ALLOY WHEELS V-SPOKE 302M/MT
2PA LOCKING WHEEL BOLTS
229 DYNAMIC DRIVE...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 10-22-2016, 02:22 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,946
Posted By gjohnsen
No, I dont have the 7MP option. It looks like its...

No, I dont have the 7MP option. It looks like its a very seldom option. I have the full M-sport package tho. Nothing in my VIN list that will help you pinning down what the 7mp option consists of....
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 10-22-2016, 12:49 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,946
Posted By gjohnsen
Yes I have the Sport+. The only information I...

Yes I have the Sport+. The only information I found on the Web regarding 7MP is from a 6 series.

19" Double Spoke Alloy Wheels - Style 288
245/40 R19 front, 275/35 R 19 rear performance runflat...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 10-21-2016, 11:18 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,946
Posted By gjohnsen
I have Xdrive in combination with Dynamic Drive....

I have Xdrive in combination with Dynamic Drive. Im not sure what you mean by "Performance Package"..?
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 10-21-2016, 11:20 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,946
Posted By gjohnsen
Quote; "Also does Active Roll Stabilization...

Quote;

"Also does Active Roll Stabilization come with the 7MP PERFORMANCE PACKAGE?"

In my car it is a standalone option. "229 - Dynamic Drive"
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 10-20-2016, 11:45 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,946
Posted By gjohnsen
After looking trough parts drawings, it seems...

After looking trough parts drawings, it seems like all Facelift models have the self levelling air suspension as standard equipment. For the pre Facelift it was not even an option except for the F02...
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