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Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 07-01-2016, 08:30 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 823
Posted By hammadurb
Here is the before and after. Significant...

Here is the before and after. Significant difference, it's too much chrome and it clashes with the shadow line trim. I'm traveling right now but I hope to get the grille painted gloss black when I...
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 06-28-2016, 08:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 823
Posted By hammadurb
It's actually the whole grille that gets...

It's actually the whole grille that gets replaced. The middle section is still partially chrome so it looks like only the outside is replaced. I didn't actually plan on changing the grille right...
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 06-28-2016, 12:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 823
Posted By hammadurb
That's just BMW showcasing all of the M...

That's just BMW showcasing all of the M Performance parts.

Anyway, the grille came in and installation is a breeze. The clips on the top are actually exposed normally without having to take off...
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 06-28-2016, 12:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 783
Posted By hammadurb
I went from an F10 M5 to the 750i and it doesn't...

I went from an F10 M5 to the 750i and it doesn't seem bigger. I don't have the spare option and the trunk is actually a little smaller than the F10. I have the oem trunk mat from the F10 in the G12...
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 06-23-2016, 11:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 823
Posted By hammadurb
For me, the chrome grille clashes more with the...

For me, the chrome grille clashes more with the shadow line trim. See the picture below, it sold me on the grille.

http://i.imgur.com/F7wt6d0.jpg
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 06-23-2016, 11:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 428
Posted By hammadurb
Use the ConnectedDrive app or the BMW Remote app...

Use the ConnectedDrive app or the BMW Remote app to send location to the car.
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 06-23-2016, 08:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 823
Posted By hammadurb
BMW M Performance Grille Install

I was wiping down the car today and I couldn't stand to look at the chrome grille any longer. I decided to order the M Performance grille. I was hoping to wait for the full black one to come out but...
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 06-18-2016, 08:11 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 330
Posted By hammadurb
Had to previously turn off X band, K band when I...

Had to previously turn off X band, K band when I got the F02 and now the Laser for the G12. ACC is a lidar system so it will set off the warnings.
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 06-15-2016, 12:50 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,504
Posted By hammadurb
I went to Reeve's BMW here in Tampa and the parts...

I went to Reeve's BMW here in Tampa and the parts department guy spoke with the shop foreman and said it's not actually feasible without the 3DS option. I showed him the instructions and he asked...
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 06-15-2016, 07:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 729
Posted By hammadurb
I saw the How To Video and when I'm connected to...

I saw the How To Video and when I'm connected to the car's Bluetooth, I go to the AirPlay option but the B,W doesn't show up. I tired another app, AllCast and it doesn't work either.
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 06-13-2016, 08:16 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,746
Posted By hammadurb
BMW changed it to 3yr/36k from MY2017 and removed...

BMW changed it to 3yr/36k from MY2017 and removed brake pads and rotors, wipers, and clutches for manual transmission cars.
...
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 06-13-2016, 06:52 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 729
Posted By hammadurb
I was trying yesterday to get screen mirroring...

I was trying yesterday to get screen mirroring working from my iPhone and I couldn't get it to work at all. Are there any solutions?
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 06-13-2016, 06:49 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,504
Posted By hammadurb
Thanks for the info! I'm gonna go see my SA and...

Thanks for the info! I'm gonna go see my SA and see what they can do.

I got the all weather mats and they look good but they're not as functional as previous all weather mats. The new mats look...
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 06-13-2016, 06:41 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,746
Posted By hammadurb
2017 will also carry the new 3 year / 36k mile...

2017 will also carry the new 3 year / 36k mile maintenance and they will stop covering brake pads and rotors.
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 05-28-2016, 07:08 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,504
Posted By hammadurb
Thanks for the heads up! I am using the...

Thanks for the heads up! I am using the ConnectedDrive app and the remote app and it does have the Precondition option, which is a necessity here in Florida.

Also, I'm looking to get all weather...
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 05-28-2016, 06:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 819
Posted By hammadurb
Congrats fellow Tampa resident! My dad had...

Congrats fellow Tampa resident!

My dad had a 2014 S550 and when I drove it, the Start/Stop drove me nuts. Very happy BMW gives us the option to turn it off. Another little change I saw is that...
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 05-28-2016, 05:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,504
Posted By hammadurb
Get a display key

My M5 lease was coming to an end and I was scrambling to get a car and I couldn't find a car with all the options that I wanted but overall very happy with what I got. The 7er I got didn't have the...
Forum: F10 M5 (2012 - Current) 05-30-2015, 09:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,466
Posted By hammadurb
Good decision! With less than a year left...

Good decision!

With less than a year left on my lease I was thinking of what to move on to next. Current 6er is to me the best looking BMW out right now. Very hard to justify spending the extra...
Forum: F10 M5 (2012 - Current) 04-28-2015, 09:15 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 979
Posted By hammadurb
Unfortunately, M5's didn't get the full digital...

Unfortunately, M5's didn't get the full digital dash like in the current 6er and 7er. M5 dash is partially digital. Pics below of the dash from my dad's 650i GC and my M5. There is a company that...
Forum: F10 M5 (2012 - Current) 04-28-2015, 09:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,460
Posted By hammadurb
You want the black to match the grille. You...

You want the black to match the grille. You should also consider getting side markers which will complete the look. I wanted to do the same thing but I put it off and now with less than a year left...
Forum: F12 / F13 M6 and F06 M6 Gran Coupe (2012 - current) 04-25-2015, 07:35 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,961
Posted By hammadurb
You might have to get it checked at another...

You might have to get it checked at another dealership to verify everything and then proceed. You will have to get in contact with BMWNA to see what action can be taken.
Forum: F10 M5 (2012 - Current) 04-16-2015, 08:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,914
Posted By hammadurb
I'm bringing my car in for a detail tomorrow at...

I'm bringing my car in for a detail tomorrow at BMW and I'm going to see if I can get the SIB done if they can finish it by tomorrow. Fingers crossed, will update on the results.
Forum: F10 M5 (2012 - Current) 04-16-2015, 07:57 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,914
Posted By hammadurb
Saw on another site that there is a new program...

Saw on another site that there is a new program at BMW USA to fix the squeaky brakes. I did not get a chance to get this done but hoping to get it done next week.

"BMW USA have released "SIB 34...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 04-10-2015, 07:50 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 16,202
Posted By hammadurb
It seems that the USB port is too picky in...

It seems that the USB port is too picky in regards to cables. If you use a new genuine Apple cable it will work fine. Once the cable gets degraded, then you run into the same problem. My dad recently...
Forum: F10 M5 (2012 - Current) 04-09-2015, 08:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,573
Posted By hammadurb
Beautiful! Congrats! Love the all black look, are...

Beautiful! Congrats! Love the all black look, are you getting the car tinted?
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