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Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 10-24-2016, 06:30 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,438
Posted By light1
Engines are now 5K from BMW with another 3-4K in...

Engines are now 5K from BMW with another 3-4K in labor costs, most jobs cost more than that so they are replacing engines, which is great.
Timing Chain, valve seal fix, etc.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 08-09-2016, 08:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 716
Posted By light1
I hear a popping sound every time I turn..taking...

I hear a popping sound every time I turn..taking it in today.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 07-26-2016, 12:21 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,371
Posted By light1
why not sell it, take the cash and buy a new one?...

why not sell it, take the cash and buy a new one? Win lose 5K, not a big deal in the long run?
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 07-12-2016, 01:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 954
Posted By light1
my carpet is black on a beige/white...

my carpet is black on a beige/white interior..helps with dirt
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 07-11-2016, 12:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 954
Posted By light1
you can find new 2015's? 2017 is about to be...

you can find new 2015's? 2017 is about to be released...I really doubt you'll find new 2015.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 07-10-2016, 08:58 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,138
Posted By light1
Correct

Correct
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 07-10-2016, 08:57 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 798
Posted By light1
I have both ,Ody and x5, the third row in the x5...

I have both ,Ody and x5, the third row in the x5 is for Kids 5 and under. The handling of the x5 is OK, not compared to any of the BMWs i have had and have...but mine does' have the sports...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 07-10-2016, 08:37 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,314
Posted By light1
Update after 1.5 years: 1. CCP complete in Feb...

Update after 1.5 years:
1. CCP complete in Feb 2015 including timing chain
2. Transmission replaced in March, again in April
3. Injectors replaced again in April (3 of them)
4. Carbon clean up...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 05-04-2016, 07:33 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 896
Posted By light1
New Owner - 2016 X5

Hello,
Just picked up a 2016 X5 white 3.5 Xdrive with HUD, 3rd row, HK, and the base 19" wheels. It's missing a few things and waned to ask.

1. I found I can add the running boards myself.
2....
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 01-11-2016, 06:26 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 687
Posted By light1
it'll fix it self...i had that happen, I think...

it'll fix it self...i had that happen, I think you have to turn your wheel all the way to the right, then left, or in reverse, and it'll reset..
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 12-08-2015, 05:46 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,535
Posted By light1
I am with you, the 740's seem to be solid, even...

I am with you, the 740's seem to be solid, even the 750's but as you said, why risk it with these HOT problematic engines?
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 12-07-2015, 05:59 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,535
Posted By light1
Only trans, rest was CCP/BMW/Dealer pay, I paid...

Only trans, rest was CCP/BMW/Dealer pay, I paid about 3k for carbon clean up out of 8500.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 12-07-2015, 06:49 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,535
Posted By light1
Any luck with the drive shaft? mine is about...

Any luck with the drive shaft?

mine is about 55K + counting
FULL CCP
2 transmissions
replaced another 3 injectors
Carbon Cleanup
They just replaced the Coils and spark plugs

it still...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 06-17-2015, 05:54 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 13,645
Posted By light1
I did plasti-dip, i didn't take it apart, but...

I did plasti-dip, i didn't take it apart, but plasti-dip comes off after a while.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 05-21-2015, 05:54 AM
Replies: 965
Views: 96,704
Posted By light1
They quoted me 7700, but my extended warranty did...

They quoted me 7700, but my extended warranty did not cover it, some do, most don't. Since my mileage is under 50K but i am out of warranty, they are asking for $3200, that includes the 5 hour labor...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 05-12-2015, 01:23 PM
Replies: 965
Views: 96,704
Posted By light1
pics? I may buy it! get rid of my 09.

pics? I may buy it! get rid of my 09.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 05-11-2015, 05:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 822
Posted By light1
Looks awesome!

Looks awesome!
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 05-07-2015, 12:16 PM
Replies: 965
Views: 96,704
Posted By light1
I'll let you know on what they say, I have a...

I'll let you know on what they say, I have a pretty good warranty, but this request is to allow BMW to open it to "check" for the buildup, so it's not guaranteed build-up.

I just don't get it, I...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 05-07-2015, 07:40 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,008
Posted By light1
Exactly, just like the N63, after driving it. ...

Exactly, just like the N63, after driving it. :mad:
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 05-07-2015, 07:33 AM
Replies: 965
Views: 96,704
Posted By light1
So took my car back after CCP (full), 2...

So took my car back after CCP (full), 2 transmission replacement, and 3 more injectors within the last 1500 miles. My SA (good guy) says they are invoking extended warranty for Carbon build up as...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 05-04-2015, 12:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 766
Posted By light1
Taking mine back in, probably 3rd tranny in 8...

Taking mine back in, probably 3rd tranny in 8 weeks.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 04-06-2015, 10:26 AM
Replies: 965
Views: 96,704
Posted By light1
My car feels worst, 3 injectors replaced after...

My car feels worst, 3 injectors replaced after the initial CCP and timing chain, and the second transmission in 4 weeks. I have a 2009, the car shook less with old injectors, not sure WTH is up. ...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 04-01-2015, 09:53 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,973
Posted By light1
That's horrible, the car was probably in the shop...

That's horrible, the car was probably in the shop longer than you have driven it. Mine just has rough idle now, else it seems OK. OK, by what standards? I don't know, I don't have anything to...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 03-31-2015, 06:28 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,973
Posted By light1
3 more injectors replaced, car feels much better,...

3 more injectors replaced, car feels much better, but could still feel some shaking when Idle.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 03-29-2015, 03:34 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,998
Posted By light1
I paid about 1800 for all 4 brakes and rotors @...

I paid about 1800 for all 4 brakes and rotors @ 48K, should have only done front pads, rotors, and only rear pads. This was an outside shop, not BMw.
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