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Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 07-22-2016, 08:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 231
Posted By wjhughes420384
Will these rims fit

ok, I got an offer to buy some rims from a 2006 M5, it looks like they are same bolt pattern, diameter and width, but they are different offsets. 2006 m5 says offset is 12 -20 mm, 2009 750li offset...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 07-16-2016, 07:11 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 481
Posted By wjhughes420384
tempting, need to prioritize with big brake kit,...

tempting, need to prioritize with big brake kit, and more horsepower. definitely want more horsepower before I go back to Watkins glen
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 07-16-2016, 06:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 481
Posted By wjhughes420384
Can't hear, but you do feel it when it runs out...

Can't hear, but you do feel it when it runs out of juice (but that is too late) I find that I like to shift just before 6 grand

how much did it cost you to do the paddle shifters? DIY?
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 07-16-2016, 05:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 481
Posted By wjhughes420384
yeah, paddle shifters weren't avail in 09. the...

yeah, paddle shifters weren't avail in 09. the real annoying part is I can't get the gear indicator on my heads up display, and the computer doesn't always let me downshift. I have to look down to...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 07-15-2016, 07:27 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,259
Posted By wjhughes420384
drive it like it was built!

drive it like it was built!
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 07-15-2016, 07:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 481
Posted By wjhughes420384
here ya go ! ...

here ya go !
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=id_TKqzLC-E
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 07-14-2016, 08:14 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 19,829
Posted By wjhughes420384
I have the contis DWS on my wife's Jag, and the...

I have the contis DWS on my wife's Jag, and the DW's on my 750li, both are very quiet, the DWS is a softer ride, I like them very much.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 07-14-2016, 08:09 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,161
Posted By wjhughes420384
obviously he is lying about being in San Diego!...

obviously he is lying about being in San Diego! Rain drops are outlawed there!
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 07-14-2016, 08:04 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,816
Posted By wjhughes420384
you are my hero!

you are my hero!
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 07-14-2016, 07:40 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,259
Posted By wjhughes420384
Congrats, nice looking car, welcome to the club! ...

Congrats, nice looking car, welcome to the club!

I have had my 09 since new, 139K miles so far, dealer thinks my car runs so well because I drive it hard, and track it several times a yr. I have...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 07-14-2016, 07:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 481
Posted By wjhughes420384
750 at Watkins Glen

Just finished a couple of days of racing at Watkins Glen, God is this a fast track, lots of long sweeping turns, managed to come out of the Esses at 120mph!
Had problems with my go pro, this is the...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 07-10-2016, 05:15 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 649
Posted By wjhughes420384
geeze, what does that engine cost?

geeze, what does that engine cost?
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 07-08-2016, 08:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 472
Posted By wjhughes420384
let us know the end result, this appears to be a...

let us know the end result, this appears to be a new problem.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 07-08-2016, 08:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 601
Posted By wjhughes420384
my brakes last the shortest, apparently I drive...

my brakes last the shortest, apparently I drive the hardest. When I was running stock breaks I notice I replaced them often. A track event would destroy a brand-new set of brakes. I once tried going...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 07-03-2016, 08:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,294
Posted By wjhughes420384
I have often had a rattling noise from the...

I have often had a rattling noise from the passenger side to find out it is the seat belt connector banging around. if it gets in a weird position it can make a lot of noise.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 07-03-2016, 07:49 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,044
Posted By wjhughes420384
for a car that can be 7 yrs old, I just wonder if...

for a car that can be 7 yrs old, I just wonder if anyone has ever calculated the cost of all the part in the car now. Worth max $20k, cost of parts prob $200k?
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 07-03-2016, 07:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 480
Posted By wjhughes420384
I have started changing my tranny fluid every yr...

I have started changing my tranny fluid every yr (~35k miles), I have been changing my wife's jag every yr and we are up to 150k. At 110k I had to change my valve body. I am changing it every yr now...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 07-02-2016, 07:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 457
Posted By wjhughes420384
actually when a drivetrain malfunction appears,...

actually when a drivetrain malfunction appears, it runs at a reduced power level.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 07-02-2016, 07:38 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 806
Posted By wjhughes420384
I would check with your SA

I would check with your SA
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 07-02-2016, 06:56 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 806
Posted By wjhughes420384
sticking to the short trips issue, BMW now says...

sticking to the short trips issue, BMW now says to change the battery at every oil change,
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 07-01-2016, 07:33 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,372
Posted By wjhughes420384
better brakes are more important that the RWS (I...

better brakes are more important that the RWS (I wont say that on the F01/F02 forum though!)
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 07-01-2016, 07:06 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,185
Posted By wjhughes420384
my rear shade sticks from time to time, I think I...

my rear shade sticks from time to time, I think I need to lube the top track. when I push the lever arm a little it will go down
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 07-01-2016, 06:55 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 806
Posted By wjhughes420384
Check toptiergas.com for good gas. my son...

Check toptiergas.com for good gas.

my son used to drive 4 miles to work, one of the side effects of not getting the engine hot is moisture build up in the top of the heads. it looked like he had...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 07-01-2016, 06:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 326
Posted By wjhughes420384
I would hope they would buff anything before they...

I would hope they would buff anything before they put the 3m on
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 07-01-2016, 06:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 700
Posted By wjhughes420384
I used mtec 4700's worked well

I used mtec 4700's worked well
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