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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-14-2014, 04:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 849
Posted By slip10
Finally had time to try this today and it worked....

Finally had time to try this today and it worked. Update is done. The only difference was I used a 64gb drive as I had one on hand. Seems the size of the drive makes no difference. Thanks for the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-10-2014, 01:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 849
Posted By slip10
Received the following from BMW today: Dear...

Received the following from BMW today:

Dear Customer,

We recently shipped to you the BMW - North American Map USB Premium 2015 Version 1A which you ordered from B3 Corp/BMW GPS Map Updates. We...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-04-2014, 02:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 849
Posted By slip10
Received the following from my service tech at...

Received the following from my service tech at BMW today (at least I know it's not me!!):

BMW is currently looking into an issue with the 2015 nav map update (USB stick not recognized). No info...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-02-2014, 01:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 849
Posted By slip10
Talked with service tech today. They hadn't...

Talked with service tech today. They hadn't heard of this problem. First step is to order a new USB Nav Update. Sometimes even the easy isn't easy...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-30-2014, 09:45 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,285
Posted By slip10
Very nice. I have the same color combo on my 13...

Very nice. I have the same color combo on my 13 F30. Love it and get many compliments (plus I can find it parked in a sea of silver, white and black!). Thinking hard about going with the GC for my...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-30-2014, 08:58 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 849
Posted By slip10
Thanks for the reply. I purchased it direct from...

Thanks for the reply. I purchased it direct from BMW with the 40% off deal they had last week. The USB continues a folder - pkgdb, and a file config.nfm. The directions say to just plug it in to...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-29-2014, 02:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 849
Posted By slip10
Nav Map Update Not Recognized

I purchased the BMW On Board Navigation System Update for my 2013 F30. The instructions state to plug the USB into the glove box connection and then the screen will prompt for action. Well plugging...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-02-2014, 06:22 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,024
Posted By slip10
Totally agree. Love my EB II. Gets lots of...

Totally agree. Love my EB II. Gets lots of compliments. And, as stated above, I can find it isn't he parking lot surrounded by the silvers and blacks!
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-28-2014, 04:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 261
Posted By slip10
Good idea. Will do that.

Good idea. Will do that.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-27-2014, 12:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 261
Posted By slip10
Electrical / Battery Question

Have a few quirks on my 08 Z4 3si. Every once in a while when putting the top down, the radio goes off for about 10 seconds then comes back on. Also, sometimes the passenger door won't unlock with...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 10-24-2014, 05:30 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 454
Posted By slip10
Ok, I'll be the weird exception here. I violated...

Ok, I'll be the weird exception here. I violated everybody's advice and bought my 2008 z4 from a Chrysler dealer 700 miles away. It was the exact options and color combo I wanted, it was end of...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-17-2014, 09:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 424
Posted By slip10
Ok. I am now in the official ditch the run flat...

Ok. I am now in the official ditch the run flat club. It's like having a brand new car. No more thuds over the smallest bump. Tramlining (and fighting the steering wheel) is gone. I have a new...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-16-2014, 05:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 424
Posted By slip10
Another night to wait... Had some other work...

Another night to wait... Had some other work done on the car too and dealer wanted to keep it overnight to make sure the problem was solved on a cold start. At least I have a new 5 series to play...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-14-2014, 04:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 424
Posted By slip10
Now you guys are just making me anticipate...

Now you guys are just making me anticipate Thursday even more. I'll report back after.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-13-2014, 02:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 424
Posted By slip10
Ditching the RFT

Finally made my decision to ditch the run flats and go with the Conti DWS (and Slime with 12v compressor). I get them installed Thursday. I hope you guys are right about the improved ride!!...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 10-05-2014, 06:32 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,110
Posted By slip10
Loving my Estoril Blue almost 2 years later!! ...

Loving my Estoril Blue almost 2 years later!! Still turns heads and gets lots of compliments. I also have black leather with the blue trim. No regrets. Can't wait to get my next one in Estoril...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 09-25-2014, 08:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 882
Posted By slip10
Thanks!

Thanks!
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 09-11-2014, 06:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 367
Posted By slip10
Took it in today and they did the coolant flush...

Took it in today and they did the coolant flush along with a recharge of the A/C. I had a video of the problem so they could clearly see it. They weren't either would address the issue so they...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 09-09-2014, 03:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 367
Posted By slip10
Exactly the ideas I'm looking for. It's due for...

Exactly the ideas I'm looking for. It's due for a coolant flush anyway... :-)
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 09-08-2014, 07:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 367
Posted By slip10
Fluctuating Revs

With the cooler weather, my fluctuating revs issue on cold start is back. When I start the vehicle with the a/c on, the revs will fluctuate up and down about 200 RPM for about 15-30 seconds and then...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 09-06-2014, 04:34 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 882
Posted By slip10
Thanks guys!

Thanks guys!
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 09-03-2014, 07:33 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 423
Posted By slip10
Thank you!!! Even I can understand this. I...

Thank you!!! Even I can understand this. I really appreciate the translation and advice. :)
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 09-02-2014, 08:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 423
Posted By slip10
They do have different speed rating but are both...

They do have different speed rating but are both listed as Grand Touring All Season. I attached the Compare from TireRack. Thanks again for the help.
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 09-02-2014, 07:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 423
Posted By slip10
New Pirelli P7 model?

Been trying to decide on replacement tires for my 2013 F30 x drive M Sport. I think I've settled on staying with the Pirelli Cinturato P7 which are on the car now. I do want to stay run flat.
...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 09-02-2014, 08:40 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 882
Posted By slip10
Thanks! I love it when I can combine two of my...

Thanks! I love it when I can combine two of my favorite things - photos and the Z!!:)
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