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Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 05-04-2019, 05:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,307
Posted By frankkao14
I did muffler delete on my x6 50i. I have no...

I did muffler delete on my x6 50i. I have no regrets!
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 05-03-2019, 06:00 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 9,421
Posted By frankkao14
Just got a call from the dealership yesterday and...

Just got a call from the dealership yesterday and they told me my n63 engine is here!!!!!
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 05-03-2019, 05:59 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 903
Posted By frankkao14
The dealership placed an order on my n63 engine...

The dealership placed an order on my n63 engine (Bang Class Settlement) on 10/28/2018 and I just got a call from the dealer saying my engine is at the dealership waiting for me!!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 10-28-2018, 10:47 AM
Replies: 2,136
Views: 498,756
Posted By frankkao14
My issue is waiting 4-5 months for the new...

My issue is waiting 4-5 months for the new engine[/QUOTE]


Yeh I understand. I got my car back and with all the inspections and the dealer said it is safe to drive until the engine arrives. The...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 10-27-2018, 11:52 AM
Replies: 2,136
Views: 498,756
Posted By frankkao14
To be honest, I would rather pay 15% out of...

To be honest, I would rather pay 15% out of pocket for a new engine than $8000 repair job for valve stem seals.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 10-27-2018, 11:51 AM
Replies: 2,136
Views: 498,756
Posted By frankkao14
They confirmed it in writing stating new engine...

They confirmed it in writing stating new engine replacement with the current mileage. I will be paying 15% out of pocket
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 10-26-2018, 11:30 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 9,421
Posted By frankkao14
So your X6 smoking during idle? Wonder also if...

So your X6 smoking during idle?
Wonder also if how much oil need to be added in your case per 1000-miles

Hope not a ton out-of-pocket to get that new engine, GL[/QUOTE]



Yes smoking at...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 10-25-2018, 04:41 AM
Replies: 2,136
Views: 498,756
Posted By frankkao14
I know I'm in the wrong forum. I have a x6...

I know I'm in the wrong forum. I have a x6 50i with the n63 engine. I figured I can share some informations about the n63 settlement.

I dropped my car off couple days ago for the n63...
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 10-24-2018, 03:38 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 9,421
Posted By frankkao14
Dropped off my X6 at the dealer for the n63...

Dropped off my X6 at the dealer for the n63 settlement couple days ago. The dealer just called and told me I will be getting a new engine but I will have to wait until Feb. to get it.
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 10-03-2018, 01:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,134
Posted By frankkao14
This is the email I got from the N63 Settlement ...

This is the email I got from the N63 Settlement

"The Court granted final approval on September 10, 2018. If there are NO appeals filed, the Settlement Effective date will be October 10, 2018."
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 10-03-2018, 01:40 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 9,421
Posted By frankkao14
Just spoke to the dealer. I think they are aware...

Just spoke to the dealer. I think they are aware of this settlement. They will count the current mileage when you drop off the vehicle.

I did a oil consumption testing last year and I already...
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 10-03-2018, 01:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,622
Posted By frankkao14
Do you feel the shudder more when accelerating in...

Do you feel the shudder more when accelerating in lower RPMs around 40-50 mph? I have the same problem and its not the torque converter. One of my good friend is a BMW Tech at my local dealer and he...
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 08-10-2018, 12:49 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 57,500
Posted By frankkao14
One thing I know for a fact is that the n63...

One thing I know for a fact is that the n63 engine used to be $18K and BMW has been readjusting their pricing on the engine...a good friend of mine is a BMW technician working at the dealership near...
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 08-10-2018, 10:50 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 57,500
Posted By frankkao14
Yeh I got the letter from them already. Should I...

Yeh I got the letter from them already. Should I just fill it out and send it back to them?

Why do you think the dealership isn't going to replace your engine?
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 08-10-2018, 10:48 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 9,421
Posted By frankkao14
so what I should do now is fill out the paperwork...

so what I should do now is fill out the paperwork from BANG VS BMW class action lawsuit Settlement and send it back to them?

On the letter its says 60,000 miles to 70,000 miles you pay 15% of the...
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 08-09-2018, 06:37 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 9,421
Posted By frankkao14
https://topclassactions.com/lawsuit-settlements/la...

https://topclassactions.com/lawsuit-settlements/lawsuit-news/852566-bmw-oil-consumption-class-action-settlement/
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 08-09-2018, 06:20 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 57,500
Posted By frankkao14
Has anyone receive the BANG VS BMW class action...

Has anyone receive the BANG VS BMW class action lawsuit settlement letter for N63?
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 08-09-2018, 06:18 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 9,421
Posted By frankkao14
N63 BANG VS BMW class action lawsuit Settlement

N63 Owners,


Did any of you get the BANG VS BMW class action lawsuit Settlement letter??

I got the letter about two weeks ago and I contacted the dealership near me and they said they weren't...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - 2017) 08-17-2017, 02:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 896
Posted By frankkao14
I know you guys have the newer models but I have...

I know you guys have the newer models but I have a 2012 X6 50i (N63)

I actually just dropped off my car for this weird vibration!! I had a technician to ride in the car with me for a drive. He...
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 08-16-2017, 07:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 624
Posted By frankkao14
Can you mix tire brands between the front and the back?

Hello guys,

hopefully someone will be able to answer my question,

so currently I have Continental CSC5 Run flats for all 4 tires (275/40/r20 XL 106W & 315/35/r20 XL 110W) UTQG:280 AA A

My...
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 07-23-2017, 05:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 879
Posted By frankkao14
I don't know any shop that is why I asked you. ...

I don't know any shop that is why I asked you.

Do you know how much it will cost if you take it to Trinity?
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 07-20-2017, 08:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 879
Posted By frankkao14
H&R Lowering Springs! ...

H&R Lowering Springs!

https://www.turnermotorsport.com/p-1111-hr-sport-spring-set-e70-x5-e71-x6-without-self-leveling/

I see you are located in Savannah, is there a decent local car shop can...
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 07-16-2017, 05:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 547
Posted By frankkao14
Update! Finally got the turn signal bulbs out....

Update! Finally got the turn signal bulbs out. Had to pull so much harder than I expected. I twisted far enough just needed to pull a lot harder to get it out.

Thanks
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 07-15-2017, 07:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 547
Posted By frankkao14
Oh ok I see. I am twisting a little less than a...

Oh ok I see. I am twisting a little less than a quarter but I can't twist anymore....it feels like the socket is stuck or something....its really hard to turn
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-15-2017, 06:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,131
Posted By frankkao14
I had the same problem when I was on the highway...

I had the same problem when I was on the highway trying to pass and then the engine light came on and I couldnt go pass a certain speed. Felt like i was only driving with couple cylinders.

It...
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