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Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - 2018) 10-27-2019, 10:56 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 385
Posted By pablo645
I am wondering if your engine falls under the BMW...

I am wondering if your engine falls under the BMW recall for the N63 issue. Did your SA evaluate that? It sounds like the same issues we all had with these motors and BMW just recently replaced mine....
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - 2018) 06-07-2019, 03:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 622
Posted By pablo645
That do not sound right. The test is not based on...

That do not sound right. The test is not based on whether or not some error was captured in the black box. The oil consumption test is a test to see if your motor is seeping oil between the valve...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - 2018) 05-21-2019, 04:11 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 11,782
Posted By pablo645
I spoke to my SA today and the car will be ready...

I spoke to my SA today and the car will be ready by tomorrow. Same thing he mentioned that since the motor was out and things taken apart to replace the turbo coolant lines since they run in the...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - 2018) 05-20-2019, 04:51 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 11,782
Posted By pablo645
Finally. I am waiting to pick mine up this week...

Finally. I am waiting to pick mine up this week as well. SA said it should be ready by end of the week so just in time for the long holiday weekend. Getting tired of the X3 I've been driving. Did...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - 2018) 05-12-2019, 05:46 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 11,782
Posted By pablo645
Mine too. Dropped it off a few days ago.

Mine too. Dropped it off a few days ago.
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - 2018) 05-02-2019, 06:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 584
Posted By pablo645
You should be able to get the service records...

You should be able to get the service records from the deanship, just provide the VIN. On the 2012, you want to make sure all the necessary recalls were done and no open recalls remaining. You know...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - 2018) 04-28-2019, 07:13 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 11,782
Posted By pablo645
My SA called me last week to let me know that...

My SA called me last week to let me know that mine should be next. They have been working through the backlog since November. It's been 7 months! And BMW wants me to buy the new 850? don't think so,...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - 2018) 03-19-2019, 05:20 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 11,782
Posted By pablo645
Not exactly sure but mine actually was smoking a...

Not exactly sure but mine actually was smoking a bit. They performed the inspection and oil leakage.
I am still waiting for the motor and work to be done. I have the paper work that they ordered the...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - 2018) 11-21-2018, 10:44 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 11,782
Posted By pablo645
Well, Engine is on order and will not be in until...

Well, Engine is on order and will not be in until around January! My guess is it will be around February before the replacement. I was told that the motor will be warrantied but my SA is confirming...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - 2018) 11-21-2018, 10:29 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,232
Posted By pablo645
Agree. The 8 looks really nice and must say I was...

Agree. The 8 looks really nice and must say I was about to leave the BMW lineup when they came out with this. However I do not like the fact the took away the uniqueness of the convertible top by...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - 2018) 10-13-2018, 11:28 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 11,782
Posted By pablo645
I'm still waiting for my appointment to do the...

I'm still waiting for my appointment to do the oil test. The dealer could not schedule until after October, 10. MY SA is setting things up so will see how it goes. After the "customer care" recall to...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - 2017) 10-13-2018, 11:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,507
Posted By pablo645
I am thinking you are a writer kingchorizo :D...

I am thinking you are a writer kingchorizo :D Your "article" is quite an interesting read and enjoyed reading it even though your pain is real. I too have the dreaded N63 issue and currently waiting...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - 2018) 07-26-2018, 10:55 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 11,782
Posted By pablo645
The oil consumption test is done for free once...

The oil consumption test is done for free once the settlement is complete. You will get a notice or follow up on the class action web page around September 10. After that, you can schedule your...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - 2018) 07-26-2018, 10:49 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 11,782
Posted By pablo645
I hear you but that goes to show you that there...

I hear you but that goes to show you that there is a problem. Unfortunately the word I am getting is that the dealers won't be able to any of the agreed to settlement work until the deal is...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - 2018) 07-22-2018, 08:18 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 679
Posted By pablo645
Welcome but I think that one of the first thing...

Welcome but I think that one of the first thing you need to do is to make sure the car is mechanically sound before looking at doing mods, sorry to say. Make sure there is no outstanding recall on...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - 2018) 07-22-2018, 08:13 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 13,065
Posted By pablo645
You may want to check this out. The lockup on...

You may want to check this out. The lockup on your motor maybe due to a faulty motor. You can by a new N63 for under $4K from BMW due to the recall.
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Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - 2018) 07-06-2018, 02:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 732
Posted By pablo645
Congrats on the new ride. Looks nice but I...

Congrats on the new ride. Looks nice but I noticed you have the 20" on her so be careful with the roads because the RFT are not cheap. Went through 2 already since the spring. Post some more pics of...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - 2018) 06-24-2018, 08:54 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,198
Posted By pablo645
I have a 2012 and not one issue even before they...

I have a 2012 and not one issue even before they did the recall on the motor. They did quite a few replacement and upgrades that I feel I have a new engine. I've owned the '04 and 08 and the only...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - 2018) 06-23-2018, 10:39 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,844
Posted By pablo645
I am on the fence on the new 8 series. With over...

I am on the fence on the new 8 series. With over 60K on my car I was hoping to push it over 100K before getting rid of her for something else. I will wait and see how the 8 really looks when I put my...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - 2018) 06-23-2018, 10:23 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 814
Posted By pablo645
As mentioned, the rear window being up while...

As mentioned, the rear window being up while driving does nothing for the front seat passengers but I do find that it helps my son while in the back seat. So he says :) Get the OEM wind deflector,...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - 2018) 06-23-2018, 10:18 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,349
Posted By pablo645
I am planning on checking with SA next week on...

I am planning on checking with SA next week on this recall. This is why having the forums are so important for us owners.
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - 2018) 05-13-2017, 01:50 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,599
Posted By pablo645
:thumbup: Looks really nice and I bet sounds...

:thumbup: Looks really nice and I bet sounds sweet too. I've guys wrap the lower bumper portion in the carbon fiber look that looks good as well.
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - 2018) 05-13-2017, 01:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,117
Posted By pablo645
I am sticking with my current 6 until all this...

I am sticking with my current 6 until all this shakes out That car in the second article looks like a GT model and if that is supposed to wear the 6 badge, than thumbs down from me :thumbdwn:
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - 2018) 05-06-2017, 12:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,291
Posted By pablo645
The 6 series is just a sexy car from the 2004...

The 6 series is just a sexy car from the 2004 bangle butt to the 2012 to present sleek lines. I still admire the 04-'10 series on the road.
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - 2018) 05-06-2017, 12:05 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 9,876
Posted By pablo645
Just to add my 2 cents. Never had an issue with...

Just to add my 2 cents. Never had an issue with mine even before the recall. Once they did the recall, the care felt brand new again. Just hit the 53K mark and no issues with it. I am CPO until 2018...
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