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Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 09-09-2019, 06:26 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 352
Posted By garrett4g
This is why you have oil consumption: Class...

This is why you have oil consumption:
Class action lawsuit! If your dealer isn't telling you this maybe look for a new dealer?

https://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1299643
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 01-31-2019, 04:17 PM
Replies: 148
Views: 14,860
Posted By garrett4g
Got the car back 2 weeks ago but haven't had time...

Got the car back 2 weeks ago but haven't had time to update.
All work was performed as outlined above. She seems to be running normally. I am just curious to see if these new seals actually work!...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 01-07-2019, 08:50 AM
Replies: 148
Views: 14,860
Posted By garrett4g
Car Getting "Fixed"

Well, results are back from the oil consumption test. She burns oil. I estimate she burned about 1.5 - 1.75 quarts during my 1,000 mile oil consumption test. BMW is going to try to fix the engine as...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 12-06-2018, 08:42 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,287
Posted By garrett4g
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Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 11-21-2018, 11:41 AM
Replies: 148
Views: 14,860
Posted By garrett4g
What is your total replacement cost and what are...

What is your total replacement cost and what are you responsible for?
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 11-16-2018, 10:26 AM
Replies: 148
Views: 14,860
Posted By garrett4g
I received a loaner for this. I think it has a...

I received a loaner for this. I think it has a lot to do with what dealer you go to and how cheap they are.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 11-16-2018, 09:02 AM
Replies: 148
Views: 14,860
Posted By garrett4g
Dropped my car off at BMW for its Oil Consumption...

Dropped my car off at BMW for its Oil Consumption Test. They basically checked everything out, verified no leaks, verified no smoke blowing out of tail pipes, changed my battery, and flashed my car...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 10-30-2018, 02:21 PM
Replies: 148
Views: 14,860
Posted By garrett4g
So they quoted your engine replacement at +/-...

So they quoted your engine replacement at +/- $10,333? I was wondering what these would come in at. I have 105,000 miles so I think I'm either 70% or 80% responsible. With my 2010 750i was worth...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 07-18-2018, 06:13 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,124
Posted By garrett4g
This is a good start but the settlement terms are...

This is a good start but the settlement terms are ridiculous!
With 102,000 Miles I will have to pay 75% of the replacement cost. Since BMW service is so cheap (ha) I'm sure they will only value the...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 09-05-2017, 08:07 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,052
Posted By garrett4g
This is such a hustle. The one thing a BMW...

This is such a hustle. The one thing a BMW really needs they are now taking away. I tired to google this and it is not even searchable. This was obviously a "quiet" change for a reason.
I have...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 08-21-2017, 09:15 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,839
Posted By garrett4g
I had those tires on my 550i. Completely crap. I...

I had those tires on my 550i. Completely crap. I think I got about 11,000 on the rear tires.
After that I have been running Michelin Pilot sport A/S 3 or Toyo Proxes 4 Plus. On the 550 and the...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 08-14-2017, 02:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 287
Posted By garrett4g
You mention its a CPO, which stands for,...

You mention its a CPO, which stands for, certified pre owned, right?
If so, who cares, just take it in and get a loaner.
When I was under warranty I took it in for everything because that is...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 08-08-2017, 04:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 434
Posted By garrett4g
+1 Neither. Get a 2013 or newer 750i it has...

+1
Neither.
Get a 2013 or newer 750i it has the newer version of the engine.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 08-04-2017, 03:29 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,608
Posted By garrett4g
PS, I have had my engine pulled twice under...

PS, I have had my engine pulled twice under warranty.
Once for Valve Guide Seals and Once for a new transmission.
She still runs like a beauty so I wouldn't worry too much.
2010 750i
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 08-04-2017, 03:27 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,608
Posted By garrett4g
Do you think he will get every one of those 1841...

Do you think he will get every one of those 1841 screws back in the right place?
What happens when they finish the job and there is 1 screw left? lol
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 07-06-2017, 09:53 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,871
Posted By garrett4g
Contact BMW North America. (Corporate) They have...

Contact BMW North America. (Corporate) They have helped me before. Be nice and they will be nice to you.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 06-22-2017, 09:09 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 816
Posted By garrett4g
Nothing like dealer prices! What was the cost...

Nothing like dealer prices!
What was the cost on the first line? Spark Plug and Coil?
I doubt any of those other items contributed to the "Malfunction" But if you had a leak hopefully its fixed :)
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 06-14-2017, 08:55 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 816
Posted By garrett4g
If you have the V8 its likely your fuel...

If you have the V8 its likely your fuel injectors. Common problem.
What year / model do you have?
Note, the warranty on some injectors was extended to something like 7 years / 100,000 miles.
I...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 06-12-2017, 11:59 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 500
Posted By garrett4g
Yes, identical thing happened to me. By the way,...

Yes, identical thing happened to me. By the way, just pull over turn off engine and turn back on; the car comes of out "limp" mode and you can actually drive it home.

Either bad battery or bad...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 04-12-2017, 10:43 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 650
Posted By garrett4g
Valve Stem Seals Turbo Lines leak HVAC Fan...

Valve Stem Seals
Turbo Lines leak
HVAC Fan noise (black mesh filter falling apart)
Battery
Drivers Side B Pillar
Interior Door handles melting (sticky residue on inside on handle) ...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 11-11-2016, 12:56 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,598
Posted By garrett4g
2010 750i 80,000 Under warranty: 5/13...

2010 750i
80,000

Under warranty:
5/13 Vacuum pump leaking
7/13 Injectors, coils
12/13 B Pillar and door seals
2/14 Injectors, oil pressure switch,
1/15 CCP ordered + Replaced Vanos...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 11-02-2016, 10:14 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,452
Posted By garrett4g
Change battery in your key. Sounds crazy, but...

Change battery in your key. Sounds crazy, but worked for me.
Obviously, this isn't going to work for a bad sensor or door handle but I can personally verify that a low / bad battery in your key can...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 07-12-2016, 05:34 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 39,715
Posted By garrett4g
+1 Another $100,000 car with a ridiculous...

+1
Another $100,000 car with a ridiculous problem that shouldn't exist.
2010 750i
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 07-12-2016, 05:29 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,921
Posted By garrett4g
Known problem. I actually have it on my 2010...

Known problem. I actually have it on my 2010 750i.
I'm out of warranty and CPO warranty so have no way to fix.
Yes, its lame and pathetic. BMW should fix.
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 04-05-2016, 05:48 PM
Replies: 5,404
Views: 441,616
Posted By garrett4g
Please

Hello!
If its no trouble, I would love to get the link to this.
Thank you!
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