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Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 07-26-2014, 05:32 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,735
Posted By MisterScott
Beautiful car. I love the color and the rims...

Beautiful car. I love the color and the rims look great. Congrats and enjoy her.
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 07-26-2014, 05:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 710
Posted By MisterScott
We are the people our parents warned us about. ...

We are the people our parents warned us about. Linked In is quite useful. I wish I could delete my Facebook page but I do keep track of some high school and college buds there.
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 07-13-2014, 06:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 806
Posted By MisterScott
I live out east of Dallas in the country and I...

I live out east of Dallas in the country and I ran the PGB Tollway from 30 near Lake Ray Hubbard to E35N to run my oldest to a baseball tourney. I was near 100 mph the entire away with the Valentine...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 07-10-2014, 07:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 806
Posted By MisterScott
Had these put on. Drive very nice. I am happy...

Had these put on. Drive very nice. I am happy so far.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-28-2014, 05:37 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 622
Posted By MisterScott
So, the Michelin Latitude Tour HP's were a month...

So, the Michelin Latitude Tour HP's were a month out and the X5 had no tread on the rear, pretty much. So I ordered the Michelin Latitude Diamaris BMW from Tire Rack. They have transformed the...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 06-24-2014, 08:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 777
Posted By MisterScott
I too am interested here because as I indicated...

I too am interested here because as I indicated on the other thread I am thinking of selling because of some of the issues. From my research on the V8 are injectors, carbon buildup, high pressure...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 06-24-2014, 05:37 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,201
Posted By MisterScott
Unfortunately I too am contemplating getting rid...

Unfortunately I too am contemplating getting rid of mine. It is running rough now at start up and my warranty has expired. I have been reading a lot on the V8 issues - wish I had prior to...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-22-2014, 04:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 622
Posted By MisterScott
I agree. The issue is we have the third row...

I agree. The issue is we have the third row seats, a must for us, and the stowage tray does not exist. I assume there is no other option to stow it - rather you need to get the bag and carry it...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-21-2014, 04:51 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 622
Posted By MisterScott
If I go with the non-RFT tires, is the a...

If I go with the non-RFT tires, is the a small-spare option that will fit in the compartment? Where to buy? My wife's car and she runs from Dallas to OKC quite a bit. We have triple A.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-19-2014, 08:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 622
Posted By MisterScott
Ard, thanks. Are you saying that the Latitudes...

Ard, thanks. Are you saying that the Latitudes are or are not good below freezing? I do not swap on winter tires. Our winters in Dallas are not that bad. Thanks all.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-19-2014, 05:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 622
Posted By MisterScott
X5 M-SPort Tires Question

My 2012 X5 with M-Sport came with 275/40 ZR20 PZero front and 315/35 ZR20's in the Pzero rear. Tire Rack does not list the PZero as OEM sizes for some reason. What are people replacing their OEM's...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 06-19-2014, 05:31 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 757
Posted By MisterScott
To me this is weird, there is so much tread left...

To me this is weird, there is so much tread left on the center. Camber may be off dramatically and it was riding on the edge or very under inflated for a while. Really weird wear pattern for 49k. ...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 06-19-2014, 05:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,313
Posted By MisterScott
Rogueshot, do you or has anyone else experience a...

Rogueshot, do you or has anyone else experience a shudder at speed on throttle tip in? The issue I have at speed is back and I am out of warranty.
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 06-17-2014, 08:48 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 386
Posted By MisterScott
Should I get and extended warranty

I have never been a big fans of them but I feel the need here. I plan on having my car for a while. Thoughts on getting one, BMW or 3rd party, duration?
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 06-10-2014, 06:42 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 806
Posted By MisterScott
New Tires

Recommendations and pros and cons. Just went through the thread a little below and looks like Pirelli has some RFT and non-RFT options. 550GT. I am overall satisfied with the OEM ride but happy to...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 05-07-2014, 07:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,070
Posted By MisterScott
Looks great. I have to ask what it is like to...

Looks great. I have to ask what it is like to drive around Moscow. Friends and colleagues have described the traffic as legendary and judging from all the dash cam photos we see here in the US, it...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 04-29-2014, 04:01 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 732
Posted By MisterScott
Ha! I do not have cameras in the mirror. I just...

Ha! I do not have cameras in the mirror. I just went out to the garage and looked and then looked at my wives X5 and low and behold, I do not have the cameras. Well, I am disappointed. I thought...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 04-29-2014, 03:57 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 496
Posted By MisterScott
Yes, yes, I know about the central unlock...

Yes, yes, I know about the central unlock button.....:p

I just love BMW, they need to be just a little bit different. As a former owner of many BMW motorcycles, I can confirm that this is...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 04-29-2014, 03:52 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 732
Posted By MisterScott
Was the all around view option not an option on...

Was the all around view option not an option on 2010 models? One of my co-workers just bought a used 2011 (I have a 2010) and when he shifts into reverse he can hit the camera button on the center...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 04-22-2014, 01:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,313
Posted By MisterScott
This turned out to be the issue with mine around...

This turned out to be the issue with mine around 37K. I have a 2010. I coincidently just added a jug of Techron cleaner that I had on the shelf in the garage yesterday before I saw this thread...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 04-20-2014, 04:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 496
Posted By MisterScott
Locks, Park and Door Handles

All, is there any way to disable the double pump on the door handles? Also, when I put it into park is there any way to have all the doors unlock? I think based on my investigation that the answer...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 02-26-2014, 05:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 721
Posted By MisterScott
The dealer will likely do this as well.

The dealer will likely do this as well.
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 02-26-2014, 05:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 721
Posted By MisterScott
Yes. At first they told me it was front tires...

Yes. At first they told me it was front tires cupping and for 1200 bucks they would replace them. I said ah, no. So I went up and ride with the tech and he immediately noticed what I was talking...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 02-20-2014, 04:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 721
Posted By MisterScott
Dropping her off this Friday to have the issue...

Dropping her off this Friday to have the issue looked at. Sure hope I don't get a "cannot replicate".
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 02-11-2014, 04:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 721
Posted By MisterScott
Vibration when accelerating

Think I may have an issue. While on a 300 mile mostly highway trip I notice that the car markedly was vibrating when I accelerated at speed. Not the road surface as I tried it on a couple of...
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