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Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 08-17-2014, 06:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 364
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Keep in mind that the injector and oil issues are...

Keep in mind that the injector and oil issues are with all 7's from 2009, not just the AH7
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 08-15-2014, 04:04 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,002
Posted By Jerry 745Li
I'm just curious as to why many members are...

I'm just curious as to why many members are experiencing this problem after warranty. I had all 8 of mine replaced and the problem presented itself at 21K miles. Were people just ignoring the...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 08-14-2014, 09:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 364
Posted By Jerry 745Li
There aren't too many owners of the AH7 here on...

There aren't too many owners of the AH7 here on the boards. But as a 2012 AH7 owner I can chime in.

1st, 51K for a 2 year old car with a sticker of about 100K shows you how deeply they...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 08-10-2014, 09:25 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 326
Posted By Jerry 745Li
See here: http://www.wheelcollision.com/ I took...

See here: http://www.wheelcollision.com/
I took my car there just a few weeks ago for 2 bent rims. Problem solved. They will repair cracked rims as well. This place has been written up in Car and...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 08-10-2014, 09:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 373
Posted By Jerry 745Li
There is a TSB for this problem

Article

Reference Number(s): SI B64 01 13,*Date of Issue:* October, 2013 BMW:F01; F02; F04; F06; F07; F10; F12; F13 GROUP:Heating and Air Conditioning Superceded Bulletin(s): SI B64 01 13,*Date...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-15-2014, 01:02 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,404
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Take it to a real glass specialist

Had mine replaced several years ago and my insurance company wanted me to use Safelite. I insisted on original equipment and ended up having a local glass shop do the install. Came out perfect. ...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-11-2014, 12:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 225
Posted By Jerry 745Li
There are BMW specific readers and general ODBII...

There are BMW specific readers and general ODBII readers. I picked up a general reader because I have other non BMW cars I wanted to be able to read the codes from.

The BMW specific code reader...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 07-11-2014, 11:53 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 134
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Errors P0491 and P0444

Had started getting the P0491 error occasionally a few months ago then started getting the P0444 code as well. Read the codes with my ODB reader and found the P0444 was a problem with the purge...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 06-27-2014, 12:01 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 953
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Alas I have NO RWS.

Alas I have NO RWS.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-17-2014, 11:38 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,057
Posted By Jerry 745Li
List of repaired problems with my E66 over the...

List of repaired problems with my E66 over the years:

Coolant Pipe (yes, it will happen to you :-) )
Water Pump
Fuel Pump
Mechatronics Sleeve
Battery
Alternator Bracket Gasket
Valve Cover...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 06-14-2014, 10:43 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 935
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Don't Get the MTEC Angel Eye LEDs

After a month of using the MTEC Angel Eye LEDs I just can't recommend them to anyone unless you will be satisfied with constant errors. The product itself is well made and provides the best LEDs...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 06-13-2014, 08:05 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 338
Posted By Jerry 745Li
I don't think that they are the same size so it...

I don't think that they are the same size so it would not be a simple swap.

Jerry
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 06-13-2014, 08:03 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 421
Posted By Jerry 745Li
As far as I know the pressure and temperature can...

As far as I know the pressure and temperature can be coded to display. I bought my cable and have the software so I'm going to pay a member here to code it for me remotely.

Jerry
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-05-2014, 08:20 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,218
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Take it from a guy who has a 2003 and a 2012; the...

Take it from a guy who has a 2003 and a 2012; the 2003 is a better built car. My 2012 has the horse power and technology, but it simply does not ride as nice as the E66. The F01/02 feels cheaper....
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-03-2014, 11:24 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,057
Posted By Jerry 745Li
She made it. 200K miles!

Well it took a little longer to get there since I've been driving my 2012 more so lately. The poor 745 has been demoted to rainy day driving and a soon to be licensed 17 year old so life will get...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-21-2014, 12:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 487
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Car throws error at 120 MPH

I have been babying my 2012 ActiveHybrid for the last month and a half since I picked her up. I drive my older E66 occasionally to keep the miles low on the 2012. The other day, at about 7PM, I'm...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-20-2014, 05:38 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,196
Posted By Jerry 745Li
I am getting warnings about bulb malfunctions...

I am getting warnings about bulb malfunctions more than I would like. Fox example, everyday on the way to work I pass under a bridge that causes the headlights to turn on and I always get the bulb...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-20-2014, 05:36 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,196
Posted By Jerry 745Li
I tried to take pictures with an iPhone and they...

I tried to take pictures with an iPhone and they came out terrible. I am no photographer but I believe in order to capture the look one needs to increase shutter speed, otherwise it just looks like...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-15-2014, 01:33 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,196
Posted By Jerry 745Li
First upgrade I just completed on my 7 was the...

First upgrade I just completed on my 7 was the MTECs. I can't say enough good things about the quality, fit and finish of the product. Installation was a breeze. You will get an occasional error. ...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-06-2014, 09:16 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 565
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Well I see you bought it

I wanted to post my thoughts on the ActiveHybrid 7 after owning my 2012 for about a month and racking up 1000 miles. Where to begin...

OK, let's start off with the good. The ActiveHybrid 7 is a...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-06-2014, 08:20 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 2,705
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Not too bad so far, but I need to take her in for...

Not too bad so far, but I need to take her in for service. Problems I need resolved:

Rough idle occasionally. (4 of the 8 fuel injectors were already replaced prior to purchase but I assume the...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-04-2014, 07:20 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 185
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Occasional Audio Cutout

I'm having an issue with an occasional audio cutout. It doesn't matter what the source; thumb drive, internal hard drive, cd, or radio. I tried to isolate the problem, thinking maybe it was related...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 04-24-2014, 05:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 308
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Thanks for the info. I just started doing some...

Thanks for the info. I just started doing some research and looks like need to pickup a cable and learn how to code this car.

Jerry
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 04-24-2014, 01:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 308
Posted By Jerry 745Li
Where is the hard drive and updating maps

Anyone know where the hard drive is located in the vehicle and is it easily accessible? I can hear it when I upload music from a thumb drive but can't quite get the location. Sounds like its near...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 04-24-2014, 04:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 424
Posted By Jerry 745Li
I have a 2012 as well as the 2003, I'll update my...

I have a 2012 as well as the 2003, I'll update my info. Obviously only working with the 2012 for messaging. Magically it started working last night. New emails would show up, text messages as...
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