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Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) Yesterday, 02:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 189
Posted By jwanes
Survey: #1 - Your year and model #. 09 750i...

Survey:

#1 - Your year and model #. 09 750i
#2 - How long have you owned the car? 18 months
#3 - Was you battery replaced? How many times? 2X. Once with teh previous owner
#4 - What was the...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 04-03-2014, 09:59 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 998
Posted By jwanes
Glad to see most of the repair was covered under...

Glad to see most of the repair was covered under warranty. What was the oil consumption rate with your car? Also, other than oil consumption, were there other drivability issues with it? error...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 03-27-2014, 04:18 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,623
Posted By jwanes
My car consumes 1L/1000Km with no leak, no smoke...

My car consumes 1L/1000Km with no leak, no smoke and I have not noticed any loss of power or any other driveability issue.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 03-21-2014, 06:35 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 772
Posted By jwanes
I think BMW will say that the oil consumption is...

I think BMW will say that the oil consumption is normal especially when the car has 92000 miles on it. My car has 55000 miles and consumes 1L/1000Km (600 miles) and has been the same since I bought...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-16-2014, 06:07 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 710
Posted By jwanes
This happened to me a few weeks back. The light...

This happened to me a few weeks back. The light stayed on for a day and went away by itself. No codes stored just like yours
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 03-08-2014, 11:54 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 4,160
Posted By jwanes
Did you get the carbon cleaned also or the...

Did you get the carbon cleaned also or the injectors were the main problem? Good to hear it's all sorted out for you.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 02-28-2014, 05:39 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 4,160
Posted By jwanes
Which dealership did you try this time? Let's...

Which dealership did you try this time? Let's hope they can finally fix your car. Looks like the first dealership made things worse.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 02-26-2014, 06:20 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 4,160
Posted By jwanes
How much are they charging you for the injectors...

How much are they charging you for the injectors and spark plugs? Where are you getting the work done? I know you had been quoted $5800 for the injectors, did you get a better price? I will need...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 02-25-2014, 12:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 468
Posted By jwanes
Same here. roughly 1L/1000Km(625miles) ever...

Same here. roughly 1L/1000Km(625miles) ever since I bought the car 15000Km ago. It has close to 87000km (55000miles) on it now. No leaks, no smoke.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 02-23-2014, 07:53 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 4,160
Posted By jwanes
It's amazing how some dealers won't hesitate to...

It's amazing how some dealers won't hesitate to give you a ridiculous estimate and turn you completely off the brand when alternatives do exist. Do they think that people are just going to accept...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 02-23-2014, 09:17 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 4,160
Posted By jwanes
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=...

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=709218

Check post 32 in the link. Carbon build up was cleaned by a solution injected into the intake on an N63 engine for a few hundred dollars. ...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 02-22-2014, 08:06 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 4,160
Posted By jwanes
I did a search on the 5 forum and there were a...

I did a search on the 5 forum and there were a couple posts where the carbon build up was cleaned for $250-500. I am not sure what that involves but it's worth pursuing.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-22-2014, 07:46 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,757
Posted By jwanes
What did the $250 service involve to clean the...

What did the $250 service involve to clean the carbon build up?
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 02-21-2014, 10:29 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 4,160
Posted By jwanes
Which dealer was that? I guess they are going to...

Which dealer was that? I guess they are going to tear the engine apart and clean it? I would definitely get a second opinion. Please report back as things develop.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 02-21-2014, 06:33 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,056
Posted By jwanes
We didn't find out whether BMW recalled the...

We didn't find out whether BMW recalled the engine proactively or it exhibited some problems that led to them wanting the engine replaced.

OP can you elaborate whether you experienced issues with...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 02-18-2014, 01:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 425
Posted By jwanes
I think it was Beamlord from Germany.

I think it was Beamlord from Germany.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 02-03-2014, 11:05 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 807
Posted By jwanes
yes see post #11

yes see post #11
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 02-01-2014, 01:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 472
Posted By jwanes
Any issues with the 09?

Any issues with the 09?
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 01-31-2014, 08:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 472
Posted By jwanes
Are you upgrading your 09? I guess if they did...

Are you upgrading your 09? I guess if they did change all those parts at least those should not give you trouble. You still have over a year of the original warranty and maintenance plan. Why do...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 01-29-2014, 05:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 513
Posted By jwanes
Here is a copy of the bulletin. I have the same...

Here is a copy of the bulletin. I have the same oil consumption (1liter/1000-1100Km) although the car runs very smooth and no other issues. The dealer is monitoring the consumption and yes...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 01-25-2014, 01:19 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,786
Posted By jwanes
I purchased my 09 in Oct of 2012 with 71000Km, so...

I purchased my 09 in Oct of 2012 with 71000Km, so I have owned it now for 15 months. I have put about 14000Km on the car. over the last 15 months I have had few issues with it. One drivetrain...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 01-24-2014, 07:03 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,125
Posted By jwanes
The same thing happens to me with the oil change...

The same thing happens to me with the oil change due date. Shortly after it is reset it gets wiped out. The dealer says it is a common issue. So I just ignore it and keep paper records of the oil...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 01-20-2014, 09:19 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 552
Posted By jwanes
Is this or any other maintenance schedule written...

Is this or any other maintenance schedule written somewhere. It is not in the manual. does anyone have a list of service items and their timings? Are we not supposed to follow the schedule listed...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 01-20-2014, 07:17 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 552
Posted By jwanes
What is the mileage on your car and where are you...

What is the mileage on your car and where are you getting them changed?
Forum: 7 Series - F01 (2009 - current) 01-19-2014, 08:17 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 552
Posted By jwanes
When do the spark plugs need to be changed? ...

When do the spark plugs need to be changed? Aren't they good for 100K miles?
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