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Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 01-28-2012, 01:46 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,381
Posted By Bluerum
Wow poor guy has an idiotic post and everyone...

Wow poor guy has an idiotic post and everyone makes him out to be a jerk and a douche...
Now he has to get a new name and acct on the board.
I think it was poor judgement And then he bullies the...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 01-25-2012, 03:33 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,058
Posted By Bluerum
Wow, wonder if it was the all wheel on the 7 or u...

Wow, wonder if it was the all wheel on the 7 or u had rear wheel? Thx fr heads up, better check my old receipts to see if it was a/s.
What do u use for a/s then?
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 01-24-2012, 09:41 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,058
Posted By Bluerum
Pilot sport a/s plus. If I recall from memory ...

Pilot sport a/s plus. If I recall from memory ...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 01-24-2012, 03:26 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,058
Posted By Bluerum
Thinking of trying the michelins as I loved them...

Thinking of trying the michelins as I loved them on my old Audi.
But for spare what is the best option. I commute so want either a small spare, full spare on cheap rim, or is the inflator kit hit or...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 01-16-2012, 03:17 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,000
Posted By Bluerum
Read through some f the posts here. Absolutely...

Read through some f the posts here. Absolutely worst stereo I have heard in a luxury car. Infinity, lexus, cheaper Audi have stereos that sound infintely better.
Take a reference cd to dealer and...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 01-13-2012, 02:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,772
Posted By Bluerum
X6 is hot! drove one for a week. Almost got one...

X6 is hot! drove one for a week. Almost got one but all X6/X5 out of stock in Dec. Novelty car - poor rear visibility and bad blind spots but GREAT ride. blows away the Range Rover Sport on...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 01-13-2012, 02:51 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,772
Posted By Bluerum
550 is 25k less about? ... perhaps $250 a month...

550 is 25k less about? ... perhaps $250 a month less on lease? same engine and similar features same interior. of course not the marquee model. The new 5 shape is nice like a baby 7.
on my lease...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 01-12-2012, 02:53 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,772
Posted By Bluerum
We a bimmerphile first. But just came out of an...

We a bimmerphile first. But just came out of an a8 as awd was not on 7series back then. I commute. Still tough call as a8 interior blows it away. But 7 had better drive and monster motor. Panamera...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-14-2011, 05:00 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,714
Posted By Bluerum
Hi bmw7xauxi, If u r really used the tech,...

Hi bmw7xauxi,
If u r really used the tech, interior and ergonomics of the audi u will be disappointed with the Bimmer. That aside, it's a great drive. I almost got the new a8 but wanted a change and...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 04-27-2011, 01:00 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 15,239
Posted By Bluerum
I gather u had a leftover bmw cable from previous...

I gather u had a leftover bmw cable from previous car? As one was not provided to me I just assumed any old apple iPod cable would work and it did.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 04-26-2011, 02:38 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,774
Posted By Bluerum
Speaking of hotspots. I noticed the 09 X5 would...

Speaking of hotspots. I noticed the 09 X5 would also get a hotspot even though I had it on auto 70 to cool. The 05 x5 did Not. My 2011 7'er has a hot spot so I keep it at 66. Must be cheap coating on...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 04-25-2011, 05:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,774
Posted By Bluerum
Very subtle indeed. Fan is loud on 3 bars but...

Very subtle indeed. Fan is loud on 3 bars but still barely a flow.
Btw, my 3 bars stay on... Cars is a Nov 2010 build.
A poor ventilated seat implementation. But love the drive!


After 2...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 04-24-2011, 08:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,902
Posted By Bluerum
Have no clue on the Internet capability - ...

Have no clue on the Internet capability -

The mobile office does Not work on cars pre April 2011 build date for sure, for iPhones at least. It supposedly does work with Blackberrys.

The newer...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 04-24-2011, 08:02 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 15,239
Posted By Bluerum
Hi, Check the manufacturer date on your car....

Hi,
Check the manufacturer date on your car. pre September 2010 and u wont have the the Apple cable only integration and likely the album art. Do u need both the USB and headphone jack type cable...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 03-18-2011, 11:25 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,580
Posted By Bluerum
No rim rash or slightly bent. As long as rims...

No rim rash or slightly bent. As long as rims hold seal or air then not covered
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 03-17-2011, 04:59 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,580
Posted By Bluerum
Agree with LeslieRC. wheel and tire ins. a must...

Agree with LeslieRC. wheel and tire ins. a must - northeast/snowbelt at least. cost me $1220 - hope I was not ripped off...

extended warranty a waste up front - u can always buy later I...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 03-17-2011, 04:54 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 7,196
Posted By Bluerum
hmm was actually curious about DS. 1. if u r...

hmm was actually curious about DS.

1. if u r in comfort or normal - then just the tranny shift points change - matching sports mode?

2. if already in Sports mode - does nothing?

3. if in...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 03-14-2011, 05:08 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 15,239
Posted By Bluerum
Mine works. November build. Sep onwards had...

Mine works. November build. Sep onwards had combox and apple only cable required for iPod. Maybe that's it?
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 03-11-2011, 08:50 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,283
Posted By Bluerum
1. u need to get the date of actual assembly...

1. u need to get the date of actual assembly based on the VIN. September 2010 onwards yes for Combox.
2. No u cannot upgrade to apple apps. that is only March assembly onwards (not to confuse with...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 03-09-2011, 05:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,096
Posted By Bluerum
What do u mean by media? U meant smartphone...

What do u mean by media? U meant smartphone integration right? I use a 32gb iPod. The media server is of no use to me. But u can use USB sticks, fat 32 formatted. 32gb safe, 64gb depends....

If u...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 03-05-2011, 10:28 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,838
Posted By Bluerum
Sorry Gassy, Should have clarified - speakers...

Sorry Gassy,
Should have clarified - speakers by themselves are not the answer, amps will be the key coupled with speakers.
I have no info or experience to make judgement or form opinion on BSW...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 03-05-2011, 07:44 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,838
Posted By Bluerum
Ok, so al I needs is upgrades amp and speakers....

Ok, so al I needs is upgrades amp and speakers. The BSW stuff is not the answer. At least I know have another project to do ;)
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 03-05-2011, 05:29 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,838
Posted By Bluerum
Took me about 10 days to fall in love with my 750...

Took me about 10 days to fall in love with my 750 after purchase. Had some serious buyers remorse every time I had thought about the A8 and Panamera. Never even considered the S class. I think the...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 02-28-2011, 08:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 7,760
Posted By Bluerum
Cheatham, Any closer to a decision? My 750 gets...

Cheatham,
Any closer to a decision? My 750 gets 14mpg combined btw
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 02-27-2011, 06:18 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 7,760
Posted By Bluerum
Cheatham, Get your like for like optioned and...

Cheatham,
Get your like for like optioned and final price. Then ask yourself if you want to spend an extra 200+ per month or so for .6 seconds faster, worse mileage, a bit higher insurance and...
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