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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-06-2016, 11:28 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 412
Posted By IRIE I
I miss his posts. Yes, quite passionate and very...

I miss his posts. Yes, quite passionate and very helpful.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-06-2016, 10:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 317
Posted By IRIE I
I would say so. The 704 suspension is only...

I would say so. The 704 suspension is only available on rear wheel drive F10s. It was not available in 2011, only starting in 2013 on MSport RWD. The DHP on the 2011 Xdrive is the best set up for...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-14-2015, 04:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 924
Posted By IRIE I
Thanks guys, good to know that Idrive isn't that...

Thanks guys, good to know that Idrive isn't that accurate so I'll have them checked when I bring it in for my regular service next week and figure out what I'm going to do from there. I would just...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-14-2015, 12:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 924
Posted By IRIE I
It is a classy car but I guess I'm not a classy...

It is a classy car but I guess I'm not a classy guy, actually kind of selfish. Never really thought of the implications of having warranty brake work 2K miles early would have on you, my fellow...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-14-2015, 11:58 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 924
Posted By IRIE I
Pads and rotors replacement under warranty

I currently have 41K miles on my car and Idrive says I'm due for new pads up front in 7K miles and rears in 13K. Naturally I would like to have as much brake work done under warranty when I bring it...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-09-2015, 03:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 517
Posted By IRIE I
I'm sure that that narrower is better in snow but...

I'm sure that that narrower is better in snow but since 90% of the time I am driving in winter is not in deep snow, I run the staggered size with Blizzak LM60s. For me it's the optimum setup for the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-28-2015, 07:21 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,225
Posted By IRIE I
I'm a little late to this thread.......getting...

I'm a little late to this thread.......getting about 34 MPG overall with lead foot, Have had zero problems, about 38K miles. Love the car. Don't notice the narrow torque band, had a 535i loaner the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-30-2015, 03:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 993
Posted By IRIE I
That was a nice present you gave yourself. I...

That was a nice present you gave yourself. I found the difference between the OEM runflats(Dunlop) and the PSS to be huge. Everything is better...... handling, noise, longevity, durability and they...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-30-2015, 03:34 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,390
Posted By IRIE I
Don't worry be happy.

Don't worry be happy.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-14-2015, 01:51 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,233
Posted By IRIE I
As far as reliability is concerned, my 535D is at...

As far as reliability is concerned, my 535D is at about 30K miles and zero problems with the car as of yet. Bulletproof so far(knock on wood).
I'm average about 34 MPG driving in Sport most of the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-15-2014, 04:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,982
Posted By IRIE I
Thanks for posting this.This looks like a great...

Thanks for posting this.This looks like a great solution. I was playing around with my Iphone 6+ the other day trying to figure out how to get it into the console using my old 4s cradle. I think it...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-08-2014, 01:34 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,081
Posted By IRIE I
I can only speak form my own experience but I...

I can only speak form my own experience but I find my Michelin Pilot Super Sport non RFT to be quieter, smoother riding(less stiff sidewall), better handling and they don't tram-line like the OEM...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-08-2014, 01:18 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,584
Posted By IRIE I
Every tire set up is a compromise one way or...

Every tire set up is a compromise one way or another. My first priority for a winter set up was for dry handling since 90%+ of the time in the winter you are not driving around in snow. I went with...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-01-2014, 01:11 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,976
Posted By IRIE I
Congrats and I also welcome you to the "dark...

Congrats and I also welcome you to the "dark side"!
Car looks sweet in that color........
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-27-2014, 08:03 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,585
Posted By IRIE I
This is the first issue I have had with the car...

This is the first issue I have had with the car after 14K miles. Happened twice, just briefly, guess it's not my imagination. Makes sense that the problem is heat related, only happened when the car...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-28-2014, 06:27 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,199
Posted By IRIE I
Congratulations and welcome to the 535D club. Let...

Congratulations and welcome to the 535D club. Let me assure you that your test drive impressions were accurate. After about 11K miles, I still say WOW every time I drive the car. Not a single...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-26-2014, 02:37 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,527
Posted By IRIE I
With the miles I drive I think I'll easily pay...

With the miles I drive I think I'll easily pay for the $1500 incremental cost over a 535i within two years. I'll probably drive it 6-7 years until the next gen LCI at least.
As far as "feel"...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-26-2014, 08:18 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,527
Posted By IRIE I
Congratulations!! I now have 11,500 miles on my...

Congratulations!!
I now have 11,500 miles on my 535D. Love the car. Not a single reliability issue, this thing feels bulletproof. Still puts big a big smile on my face every time I get on it....
Forum: Wheels and Tires 04-23-2014, 01:11 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 310
Posted By IRIE I
bump

bump
Forum: Wheels and Tires 04-18-2014, 02:42 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 310
Posted By IRIE I
Almost new Staggered Dunlop Sport Maxxtire set

I have four almost new Dunlop SP Sport Maxx GT DSST for sale. Size is 245/40-19 front 275/35-19 rear. These are run flat tires. OEM staggered sport set up for 2014 F10. OEM, used only used during...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-24-2014, 01:40 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,364
Posted By IRIE I
To really beat a dead horse I'll suggest that the...

To really beat a dead horse I'll suggest that the OP drive a diesel also.
I've got 10K on mine, not a single issue, over 34 MPG, loving life with this car.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-26-2014, 06:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 689
Posted By IRIE I
Wow. Looks like it's time to do some manual...

Wow. Looks like it's time to do some manual calculations. Seems like my trip computer is a little optimistic. The ad says "your mileage may vary", but I've never seen close to 29 MPG. Is your driving...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-25-2014, 03:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 689
Posted By IRIE I
Congratulations on your purchase, I think you...

Congratulations on your purchase, I think you will be very happy with your new ride.
I recently decided to reset my trip computer to see what I'm getting for mileage these days.
7,500 miles on the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-20-2014, 03:53 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,902
Posted By IRIE I
After 7,200 miles I'm averaging 34 MPG at an...

After 7,200 miles I'm averaging 34 MPG at an average speed of 42 MPH. I did a highway trip of about 200 miles once and saw 39.6 MPG, but that was being real careful to not to be a lead foot. I think...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-19-2014, 09:18 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,666
Posted By IRIE I
Yes, using the OEM wheels, so a nice staggered...

Yes, using the OEM wheels, so a nice staggered sport look(and performance)while on winter tires.
The plan is to go with aftermarket wheels, Beyern Spartan, in the spring with summer tires and be...
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