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Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 06-24-2014, 06:33 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 533
Posted By light1
Total BS, they are expecting me to spend $1500...

Total BS, they are expecting me to spend $1500 (138/injector + 5 hours labor) for something that should be covered under warranty? I do have an extended warranty, but how do you tell if injectors...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 06-20-2014, 08:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 435
Posted By light1
Loving the NRFT, so much smoother. I haven't...

Loving the NRFT, so much smoother. I haven't gone over 100 MPH to realize the sound...as for shaking, I took it to BMW of Alexandria, the second time, the shop foreman rode with me for about 20...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 06-18-2014, 12:42 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 495
Posted By light1
RRT in VA did my spark plugs, no issues so far,...

RRT in VA did my spark plugs, no issues so far, althougH I do have to check MPG...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-27-2014, 06:20 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 249
Posted By light1
for anyone else that is interested... ...

for anyone else that is interested...

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=732786
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-22-2014, 06:45 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 249
Posted By light1
Rattling - DIY Open door frame

The locks on door shake a lot, it's annoying, is there a DIY to open the door panel and fix this?
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-22-2014, 06:45 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 467
Posted By light1
@ 110MPH this car feels like i am going 60.

@ 110MPH this car feels like i am going 60.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-22-2014, 06:43 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 435
Posted By light1
I got Michelin Pilot AS/3, from Costco...walking...

I got Michelin Pilot AS/3, from Costco...walking distance to my house and the fact that they can keep balancing them and give you crazy warranty. Ride feels much better, still some shaking but now I...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-21-2014, 11:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 435
Posted By light1
Non rft

just switched, waiting to pick up car...hope all goes well, can't wait to feel the difference.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 03-28-2014, 12:50 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 20,502
Posted By light1
What is a PUMA case and is it covered under...

What is a PUMA case and is it covered under extended maintenance? I hear noise from my oil pump as well..whining noise
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 03-25-2014, 07:43 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 894
Posted By light1
Awesome 3 series cars! I have a few boys...

Awesome 3 series cars!

I have a few boys myself and was thinking of keeping my 2011 335xi for them, but for now I am gonna get rid of it, wait 5-6 years unit they can drive.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 03-25-2014, 07:42 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 894
Posted By light1
What were your symptoms prior to replacing the...

What were your symptoms prior to replacing the LPFP and injectors? My car shakes badly, they keep saying it's the tires, and it's not, because sometimes it does it and sometimes it doesn't, it's...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 03-17-2014, 02:16 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,324
Posted By light1
no you can buy 09 as long as it has some type of...

no you can buy 09 as long as it has some type of Warranty, and is not salvaged. I have an 09 with warranty from BMW till 2018 or 85K miles..not worried.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 01-21-2014, 11:10 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,311
Posted By light1
yeah if it's a lease, don't worry about it.

yeah if it's a lease, don't worry about it.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 01-21-2014, 10:38 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,311
Posted By light1
The seat should pop right off, at least for my 3...

The seat should pop right off, at least for my 3 series that's how it is, it's 3 pieces, leather, cushion/foam, and hard plastic bezel that holds the pieces together using hog rings. But I am not...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 01-21-2014, 07:31 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,311
Posted By light1
They have to take the car apart to fix the seat?...

They have to take the car apart to fix the seat? doesn't the seat come off easily? if not then let it be, I wouldn't have it opened up.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 01-20-2014, 09:02 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 629
Posted By light1
RRT said the only use OEM.

RRT said the only use OEM.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 01-20-2014, 07:27 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 629
Posted By light1
RRT is replacing mine now, I will let you know...

RRT is replacing mine now, I will let you know what type they used, my car has 42K miles and they recommended replacement.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 01-17-2014, 07:48 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 506
Posted By light1
mine squealed too occasionally, honestly it went...

mine squealed too occasionally, honestly it went away after I drove it more...that's a cause.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 01-17-2014, 07:23 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 506
Posted By light1
Definitely get the warranty, there's no guarantee...

Definitely get the warranty, there's no guarantee a major part won't fail at 16K, really. But i would not get the maintenance. Get the longest and highest mileage warranty, the latter being more...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 01-16-2014, 08:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 588
Posted By light1
OK, so I took the car to BMW of Alexandria where...

OK, so I took the car to BMW of Alexandria where i got my warranty, informed them of 5 issues, guess what they come back with? Car is perfect, you are imagining stuff, I was not impressed but didn't...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 01-13-2014, 08:50 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,311
Posted By light1
not being picky, that's right in ur face,...

not being picky, that's right in ur face, annoying as hell. If it's their fault, they should fix it.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 12-31-2013, 08:43 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 949
Posted By light1
I got mechanics 5 yr 60K miles for about...

I got mechanics 5 yr 60K miles for about $4300..more than BMW covers, everything except wear and tear
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 11-16-2013, 10:21 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,373
Posted By light1
dropped car off yesterday, first time use of the...

dropped car off yesterday, first time use of the mechanic's warranty from bMW, 5yr 60K miles..100 deductible..let's see what they come back with.

1. OIl burning smell
2. Car shaking (injectors...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 11-13-2013, 08:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 588
Posted By light1
burning oil smell

All,
Lately I have been noticing the smell of motor oil burning. I don't feel it while driving, but definitely at traffic lights/stopped.

Thoughts on this?
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 10-25-2013, 07:38 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,924
Posted By light1
I personally don't care, if it doesn't warn me,...

I personally don't care, if it doesn't warn me, oh well, and if the engine blows, that's what warranty is for!
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