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Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 03-28-2014, 12:50 PM
Replies: 148
Views: 18,824
Posted By light1
What is a PUMA case and is it covered under...

What is a PUMA case and is it covered under extended maintenance? I hear noise from my oil pump as well..whining noise
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 03-25-2014, 07:43 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 738
Posted By light1
Awesome 3 series cars! I have a few boys...

Awesome 3 series cars!

I have a few boys myself and was thinking of keeping my 2011 335xi for them, but for now I am gonna get rid of it, wait 5-6 years unit they can drive.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 03-25-2014, 07:42 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 738
Posted By light1
What were your symptoms prior to replacing the...

What were your symptoms prior to replacing the LPFP and injectors? My car shakes badly, they keep saying it's the tires, and it's not, because sometimes it does it and sometimes it doesn't, it's...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 03-17-2014, 02:16 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,162
Posted By light1
no you can buy 09 as long as it has some type of...

no you can buy 09 as long as it has some type of Warranty, and is not salvaged. I have an 09 with warranty from BMW till 2018 or 85K miles..not worried.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 01-21-2014, 11:10 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,256
Posted By light1
yeah if it's a lease, don't worry about it.

yeah if it's a lease, don't worry about it.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 01-21-2014, 10:38 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,256
Posted By light1
The seat should pop right off, at least for my 3...

The seat should pop right off, at least for my 3 series that's how it is, it's 3 pieces, leather, cushion/foam, and hard plastic bezel that holds the pieces together using hog rings. But I am not...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 01-21-2014, 07:31 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,256
Posted By light1
They have to take the car apart to fix the seat?...

They have to take the car apart to fix the seat? doesn't the seat come off easily? if not then let it be, I wouldn't have it opened up.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 01-20-2014, 09:02 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 547
Posted By light1
RRT said the only use OEM.

RRT said the only use OEM.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 01-20-2014, 07:27 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 547
Posted By light1
RRT is replacing mine now, I will let you know...

RRT is replacing mine now, I will let you know what type they used, my car has 42K miles and they recommended replacement.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 01-17-2014, 07:48 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 475
Posted By light1
mine squealed too occasionally, honestly it went...

mine squealed too occasionally, honestly it went away after I drove it more...that's a cause.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 01-17-2014, 07:23 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 475
Posted By light1
Definitely get the warranty, there's no guarantee...

Definitely get the warranty, there's no guarantee a major part won't fail at 16K, really. But i would not get the maintenance. Get the longest and highest mileage warranty, the latter being more...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 01-16-2014, 08:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 518
Posted By light1
OK, so I took the car to BMW of Alexandria where...

OK, so I took the car to BMW of Alexandria where i got my warranty, informed them of 5 issues, guess what they come back with? Car is perfect, you are imagining stuff, I was not impressed but didn't...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 01-13-2014, 08:50 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,256
Posted By light1
not being picky, that's right in ur face,...

not being picky, that's right in ur face, annoying as hell. If it's their fault, they should fix it.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 12-31-2013, 08:43 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 820
Posted By light1
I got mechanics 5 yr 60K miles for about...

I got mechanics 5 yr 60K miles for about $4300..more than BMW covers, everything except wear and tear
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 11-16-2013, 10:21 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,202
Posted By light1
dropped car off yesterday, first time use of the...

dropped car off yesterday, first time use of the mechanic's warranty from bMW, 5yr 60K miles..100 deductible..let's see what they come back with.

1. OIl burning smell
2. Car shaking (injectors...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 11-13-2013, 08:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 518
Posted By light1
burning oil smell

All,
Lately I have been noticing the smell of motor oil burning. I don't feel it while driving, but definitely at traffic lights/stopped.

Thoughts on this?
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 10-25-2013, 07:38 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,718
Posted By light1
I personally don't care, if it doesn't warn me,...

I personally don't care, if it doesn't warn me, oh well, and if the engine blows, that's what warranty is for!
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 10-25-2013, 07:36 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,718
Posted By light1
Or...if he has long fingers, he can just dip them...

Or...if he has long fingers, he can just dip them in? Our fingers have markets LOL, LOW, M, High
Forum: Wheels and Tires 10-23-2013, 06:14 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,937
Posted By light1
bump. do you still have these? i saw these on...

bump. do you still have these? i saw these on eBay, did you have luck?
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 10-22-2013, 10:24 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,025
Posted By light1
When I say living, I don't mean a CS degree and...

When I say living, I don't mean a CS degree and several certs, I mean like actually breaking applications on these devices, different type of penetrations and different attack vectors and surfaces.
...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 10-22-2013, 08:40 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,025
Posted By light1
^ what do you do for a living? LIke if you...

^ what do you do for a living?

LIke if you jailbreak your phone, you enable SSH, and if you don't change the default password, anyone at a coffee shop can login to your phone. IF you do not...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 10-22-2013, 08:14 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,025
Posted By light1
only if you know what you are doing, else you are...

only if you know what you are doing, else you are exposing yourself to major risks.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 10-22-2013, 07:29 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,025
Posted By light1
Being a techie, both phones have positives and...

Being a techie, both phones have positives and negatives. The IOS is very simple to use, but can not be customized easily as the Android. The IOS comes secure out of the box, Android is still...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 10-09-2013, 10:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 320
Posted By light1
aaah ok :)

aaah ok :)
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 10-09-2013, 08:18 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 320
Posted By light1
Even the picture shows the right one missing...

Even the picture shows the right one missing text, very odd.
this may be normal!
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