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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-13-2014, 06:18 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,014
Posted By Rick24C
Yes, I am going to make an appointment. It sucks...

Yes, I am going to make an appointment. It sucks with only 2800 miles on the car. It seems when you take the car back to the dealer it never comes back the same. They are always tweaking the car...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-11-2014, 04:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,014
Posted By Rick24C
Slaymaster I reset my tranny and it worked...

Slaymaster

I reset my tranny and it worked for a day and then the clunking noise returned the next day. I guess I have to take the car back to the dealer.

Thanks for the help!


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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-06-2014, 09:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,014
Posted By Rick24C
Slaymaster - thanks for the advice. I will reset...

Slaymaster - thanks for the advice. I will reset the tranny in the morning and let you know.


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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-03-2014, 08:30 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,415
Posted By Rick24C
I have the same 2015 550i xDrive carbon black and...

I have the same 2015 550i xDrive carbon black and I have a leather dash


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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-01-2014, 10:30 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,014
Posted By Rick24C
WOW!!!! That is the same pothole that got me....

WOW!!!! That is the same pothole that got me. However, I was heading Garden State Parkway (south) using the same exit lane (RT 17 north). I guess NJ DOT owes us 2 tires! :-)

It is highly...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-30-2014, 08:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,014
Posted By Rick24C
Clunking noise when accelerating my 2015 550xi

Yes, unfortunately they are still using Goodyears. My car is a month old and had my front tire replaced already!

Based on your user id, I take it you are from NJ; so am I. I live in northern NJ...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-10-2014, 10:35 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,196
Posted By Rick24C
I never let my car go below a quarter tank. ...

I never let my car go below a quarter tank.
Obvious, mileage depends on engine size, driving condition, even air temp..


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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-10-2014, 10:23 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,103
Posted By Rick24C
Hi I just placed a post 2 days with the very...

Hi
I just placed a post 2 days with the very same question. I traded my 2011 550i w/ sport pkg for a 2015 550 xDrive M Sport and noticed a clunk in sport mode during moderate acceleration which I...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-09-2014, 08:35 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,014
Posted By Rick24C
Thank you for the advice.

Thank you for the advice.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-08-2014, 09:51 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,014
Posted By Rick24C
Clunking noise when accelerating my 2015 550xi

To All,
I picked up my 2015 550 xDrive M-sport last month and is my first all wheel drive vehicle. All of my previous BMWs were all rear wheel with sport pkg.
I have noticed that every once in a...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-08-2014, 09:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 703
Posted By Rick24C
If you are referring to 2015 550 then yes they...

If you are referring to 2015 550 then yes they are out. I picked up my 2015 on August 13.


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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-26-2014, 09:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 539
Posted By Rick24C
I just received my 2015 550; it tooked about 8...

I just received my 2015 550; it tooked about 8 weeks.


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Forum: BMW i3 / i8 / ActiveE 07-09-2014, 08:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 561
Posted By Rick24C
Yes, the mall is about 7 miles away from BMWNA...

Yes, the mall is about 7 miles away from BMWNA (Woodcliff Lake, NJ). I also usually catch all of the zebras riding around the area.
Forum: BMW i3 / i8 / ActiveE 07-08-2014, 08:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 561
Posted By Rick24C
i8 at the Garden State Plaza Mall (North NJ)

Look what I found at Garden State Plaza mall located in Paramus NJ (North Jersey). I do not know about you, but I would not park my i8 at the mall for kids to lean on and take pictures as if it was...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-11-2014, 02:56 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 944
Posted By Rick24C
No, it is not gas related; it is a defect. BMW...

No, it is not gas related; it is a defect. BMW has been selling cars in the US (their largest market) for decades and should know how to handle our gas. Other car marker know how to build engines...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-11-2014, 02:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 944
Posted By Rick24C
I am currently having the same issue with my '11...

I am currently having the same issue with my '11 550i. The dealer replaced my injectors 2 weeks ago for the second time and I still feel the vibration (more like a shimmy) when accelerating.
Now...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-09-2014, 09:02 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,022
Posted By Rick24C
I just responded on Jan 23 to this thread...

I just responded on Jan 23 to this thread regarding that I had all 8 injectors replaced on my 2011 550i and stated the car has been running with on problems. Well this past Friday, I found my car on...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-07-2014, 10:26 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,284
Posted By Rick24C
LOL, but true!!

LOL, but true!!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-06-2014, 09:14 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,284
Posted By Rick24C
I am hoping DOT will approve the Laser headlights...

I am hoping DOT will approve the Laser headlights by 2016; we are always behind the times. If they let those fake HID lights which blind the heck out of you then they should approve Lasers.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-02-2014, 12:45 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,284
Posted By Rick24C
I agree with everyone regarding LEDs; however,...

I agree with everyone regarding LEDs; however, BMW is working on laser headlights and will probably be available as an option on the new 2016 5 series.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-23-2014, 12:10 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,022
Posted By Rick24C
Hey JT I had all 8 of injectors replaced a...

Hey JT

I had all 8 of injectors replaced a year and a half ago in my '11 550i with no more problems. Every once in awhile, I will get a rough idle; however, I believe it has more to due with the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-12-2013, 04:43 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 7,378
Posted By Rick24C
Thank you VERY much A B Able truck!

Thank you VERY much A B Able truck!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-22-2013, 04:35 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,022
Posted By Rick24C
The injectors issue seems to be affecting 550s. ...

The injectors issue seems to be affecting 550s. I have an early F10 550 (Build date 6/2010) and thought I was paying the price for being an early adopter. I was surprise to see MY 2012 having the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-22-2013, 01:16 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,022
Posted By Rick24C
I had the same issue last year with 23k mile. My...

I had the same issue last year with 23k mile. My Service Center replaced all 8 injectors. So far, so good with 33k miles.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-09-2013, 03:36 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,459
Posted By Rick24C
Thank you all for the replies and tips.

Thank you all for the replies and tips.
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