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Old 09-27-2010, 12:08 PM
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Brake booster and vacuum pump...

Guys, I have been hunting for the booster and pump. Some peeps do have the pump ( $333.95 ) in stock, but nothing for booster.
Anyone knows where to get them ? This bad girl has been sitting in the garage about 3 weeks now. Pretty can't be sitting in there like that...lol

Needed them desperately...Trying to avoid the Stealer. $2000+ is what they want.
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Old 01-04-2011, 07:33 PM
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Hey, I am stuck here, wondering if you found a solution.
I change the brake booster, but now it seems that the vacum pump is broken, cant find any reference to vacum pump on any of the parts stores, what else is it know as
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Old 01-04-2011, 09:19 PM
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did u guys do the recall?
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Old 01-05-2011, 01:49 AM
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I just did my recall a couple days ago The dealer does the complete recall an changes the brake booster, servo, master cylinder.
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Old 01-05-2011, 06:56 AM
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Yeah, that's all been done awhile ago.
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and already broken again T_Clealy how do you drive your beautiful 7 you have to handle this baby with care
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Old 01-05-2011, 11:52 AM
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and already broken again T_Clealy how do you drive your beautiful 7 you have to handle this baby with care
Hey, what do you have on your light, are they MTec ? They seem to be very bright. And the fog lights as well.
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Hey, what do you have on your light, are they MTec ? They seem to be very bright. And the fog lights as well.
Plain old stock angel eyes and fog just had them replaced can send you picture of the costs i prefer stock over aftermarket
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Old 01-05-2011, 01:59 PM
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Hey, what do you have on your light, are they MTec ? They seem to be very bright. And the fog lights as well.
Plain old stock angel eyes and fog just had them replaced can send you picture of the costs i prefer stock over aftermarket of course installed by THE dealer
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Old 06-09-2012, 07:43 PM
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Break Boost recall

2002 BMW 7 SERIES Recall ID from NHTSA: 10V446000
Auto Recall Date: 10/01/2010
Vehicle Component: SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:POWER ASSIST:VACUUM
Estimated Vehicles Affected: 198352
2002 BMW 7 SERIES Defect Summary:
BMW IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2004-2010 5-SERIES, 6-SERIES, AND MODEL YEAR 2002-2008 7-SERIES VEHICLES. A CHECK VALVE OF THE BRAKE VACUUM PUMP MAY LEAK A SMALL AMOUNT OF LUBRICATING OIL. OVER TIME THIS COULD RESULT IN CONTAMINATION OF THE BRAKE BOOSTER.
Defect Consequence:
POWER ASSIST BRAKING PERFORMANCE COULD BE ADVERSELY AFFECTED. IN EXTREME CASES THERE COULD BE A COMPLETE LOSS OF POWER ASSIST BRAKING. AN UNEXPECTED REDUCTION OR LOSS IN POWER BRAKING ASSIST MAY INCREASE THE RISK OF A CRASH.
Remedy:
BMW WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND DEALERS WILL REPAIR THE VEHICLES FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL BEGAN ON NOVEMBER 24, 2010. OWNERS MAY CONTACT BMW AT 1-800-525-7417.
Notes: BMW OF NORTH AMERICA, LLC,
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recall recall recall
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Old 06-11-2012, 09:18 PM
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Booster souls also carry a 2 yr replacement warranty. Service record above states 10/1/10? Has it been two years.
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