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Forum: G30 (2017 - ) 07-28-2016, 11:11 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,113
Posted By Crmgr
My M-Sport lease comes up in March 2017. Not...

My M-Sport lease comes up in March 2017. Not getting really excited so far and the color/interior options and wheels really don't do it for me. Maybe better once I see the combinations on an actual...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 06-16-2016, 10:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 673
Posted By Crmgr
Just had the condenser replaced due to a leak on...

Just had the condenser replaced due to a leak on my 2014 535XI M-Sport. Didn't notice any more drag on the engine and everything functioned as normal. I would take it back to the dealer.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 06-14-2016, 08:46 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 998
Posted By Crmgr
Dealer will most likely also want to replace the...

Dealer will most likely also want to replace the rotors, since BMW does not recommend turning. Agree, get it in now before you have warranty issues.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 06-07-2016, 10:58 AM
Replies: 453
Views: 31,081
Posted By Crmgr
Have a question on map accident notifications on...

Have a question on map accident notifications on my 2014 M-Sport. Just had the car in for service to replace the CID due to flickering and blacking out after sitting in the sun. The CID works...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 05-24-2016, 12:42 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,060
Posted By Crmgr
Driven over 70K miles on run flats and not one...

Driven over 70K miles on run flats and not one tire failure. I changed from LS-2's to Bridgestone Driveguard RF two months ago. Big difference. Better ride, absorbs minor potholes and highway tar...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 04-26-2016, 12:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 936
Posted By Crmgr
I always ask the what make and type of tire...

I always ask the what make and type of tire changer will be used on my wheels. Look for a Hunter touchless. You would be surprised on how many old changers are out in the field. Don't assume your...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 04-25-2016, 01:41 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,596
Posted By Crmgr
Two weeks ago, the service reminder on my 2014...

Two weeks ago, the service reminder on my 2014 M-Sport with 30K miles said I needed to bring it in for the "state inspection". While I was there I mentioned I was getting a vibration through the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 04-22-2016, 11:41 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,865
Posted By Crmgr
Just swapped out my LS2's for Bridgestone...

Just swapped out my LS2's for Bridgestone Driveguard RFT's last week. So far very happy with the change. The Driveguards are giving me a more controlled ride on the freeway and are not as jarring...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 04-18-2016, 09:42 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 12,669
Posted By Crmgr
It's Carbon Black. Had it on my 2011 and now...

It's Carbon Black. Had it on my 2011 and now have Jet Black. Really liked the Carbon Black, but it was not a true black. Same with Black Sapphire. Had that on my 2008. Bottom line is nothing...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 04-11-2016, 10:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 448
Posted By Crmgr
Just had my 2014 M-Sport in for service. Told my...

Just had my 2014 M-Sport in for service. Told my advisor that I was feeling a vibration when braking off the freeway. Car only has 31,000 miles. Tech said rotors were warped. Dealer said can't...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 04-08-2016, 09:32 AM
Replies: 1,864
Views: 299,122
Posted By Crmgr
Replacing my M-Sport Goodyear LS2's with...

Replacing my M-Sport Goodyear LS2's with Bridgestone Driveguards next week. My BMW dealer confirmed that these are approved replacement tires. I had asked him to check, since I didn't want to have...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-22-2016, 10:10 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 757
Posted By Crmgr
Just looked at the turnback video on tires. ...

Just looked at the turnback video on tires. Tires must be runflat if originally equipped with at least the same or higher rating and with minimum tread. Says nothing about them being BMW star...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-24-2016, 09:10 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 818
Posted By Crmgr
There is no BMW touch-up for wheels, at least any...

There is no BMW touch-up for wheels, at least any I could ever find. I went to aftermarket so I could touch-up small road chips. Curb rash is better left to professional wheel repair mobile shops. ...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 01-25-2016, 12:41 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,220
Posted By Crmgr
My 2008 535 was rear ended by a women in a...

My 2008 535 was rear ended by a women in a Durango while I was stopped during rush hour. Her insurance company paid close to $11,000.00 to repair the damage. It was never an issue for me at lease...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 01-20-2016, 01:23 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,895
Posted By Crmgr
If the scratch doesn't pass the finger nail test...

If the scratch doesn't pass the finger nail test take it to a body shop and just get it done. A shopping cart rubbed up against my brand new 535 M-Sport last year and put a nice scratch along both...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 01-06-2016, 08:44 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,552
Posted By Crmgr
Brrrr. Sorry, Cleveland is as far North as I care...

Brrrr. Sorry, Cleveland is as far North as I care to get. :)
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 01-06-2016, 07:59 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,552
Posted By Crmgr
Just to clarify. I began getting these messages...

Just to clarify. I began getting these messages off and on within a few months of ownership on both my new 2011 and new 2014 M-Sport. I eventually had the battery replaced on my 2011 after 2 years...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 01-05-2016, 01:34 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,552
Posted By Crmgr
Depends on the message. I ignore the " battery...

Depends on the message. I ignore the " battery discharging when stopped. Non-essential systems turned off ...". Two BMW shop foreman's have told me the same thing. BMW uses deep charge batteries....
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 12-30-2015, 10:56 AM
Replies: 194
Views: 12,021
Posted By Crmgr
Marathon ( not Speedway ) 93 Octane. Tried Shell...

Marathon ( not Speedway ) 93 Octane. Tried Shell Ultra and BP, but Marathon seems to give my M-Sport the best performance and mileage numbers.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 12-23-2015, 08:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 590
Posted By Crmgr
Just went through a similar issue. Hit a large...

Just went through a similar issue. Hit a large piece of plastic that suddenly appeared when I switched lanes on the freeway. The plastic didn't clear the bottom lip of the bumper and tore a 5 inch...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 11-13-2015, 10:11 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,018
Posted By Crmgr
I do a lot of highway driving and you will notice...

I do a lot of highway driving and you will notice a lag before they grab the first time you tap the pedal in wet weather Normal on both my 2011 and 2014 M-Sport from day one. Guessing it's a...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 11-13-2015, 09:54 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,495
Posted By Crmgr
I bought WeatherTech liners for my 2014 M-Sport...

I bought WeatherTech liners for my 2014 M-Sport last winter. Love them. Much better than the BMW rubber mats I had in my 2011. The liners look good have a soft feel to them. Thought they would be...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 11-03-2015, 09:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 705
Posted By Crmgr
Easiest way is just to take it in and get it...

Easiest way is just to take it in and get it tested. You could have a dead cell that doesn't cause you problems in warm whether, but will once you put a cold weather load on it. Batteries in 2011...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 09-30-2015, 09:37 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,231
Posted By Crmgr
My BMW dealer won't touch glass. Women...

My BMW dealer won't touch glass. Women rear-ended me a couple of years back and their body shop called in a glass guy to remove and then re-install the rear window. They told me not worth the risk...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 09-16-2015, 11:06 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,457
Posted By Crmgr
You shouldn't be surprised for wear and tear...

You shouldn't be surprised for wear and tear damage. BMWF sends you a letter prior to lease end explaining in detail what they consider wear and tear. They also include a wheel so you can determine...
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