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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-10-2014, 08:06 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 317
Posted By gomichaelkgo
There was a guy on here that lost all his coolant...

There was a guy on here that lost all his coolant once.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-09-2014, 01:39 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 488
Posted By gomichaelkgo
Insurance is best suited for stuff that would be...

Insurance is best suited for stuff that would be financially devastating - loss of a home, car crash, surgery, death of the wage earner in the family. Insurance doesn't save most people money. That's...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-07-2014, 02:05 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 846
Posted By gomichaelkgo
None of the features in the new 3.0 version work...

None of the features in the new 3.0 version work for me. What about for anyone else?
Edit: it's because the 3.0 version is for non USA. I have no idea why there needs to be country specific versions...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-28-2014, 08:44 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 717
Posted By gomichaelkgo
No problem. Let me just PLONG turn around PLONG...

No problem. Let me just PLONG turn around PLONG this PLONG corner so we can PLONG get to a quiet street.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-28-2014, 08:38 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 737
Posted By gomichaelkgo
Nope. I bought this car in January. The first...

Nope. I bought this car in January. The first warning I got was on August when the temperature was 74F outside. About 30 degrees warmer than when I took delivery, and couldn't have been much warmer...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-28-2014, 07:59 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 737
Posted By gomichaelkgo
On Saturday, August 23, I got a warning that all...

On Saturday, August 23, I got a warning that all four tires were flat at once. I checked the pressure, which was normal on all four tires. Could there be a software glitch with some cars?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-27-2014, 12:24 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,047
Posted By gomichaelkgo
28-30 mpg on the way to work, 20-25 on the way...

28-30 mpg on the way to work, 20-25 on the way back (traffic) :-/
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-26-2014, 08:25 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 717
Posted By gomichaelkgo
I've had some loaner cars with terrible sounding...

I've had some loaner cars with terrible sounding pedals. Thankfully, my car isn't bad.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-04-2014, 07:39 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 737
Posted By gomichaelkgo
Hopefully it was down to upgrade service. The...

Hopefully it was down to upgrade service. The traffic info is better than it was with the CIC, but it is by no means as real-time as the web site of the department of transportation in my area.
...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-03-2014, 08:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 658
Posted By gomichaelkgo
It doesn't suck as much when you have the 8AT and...

It doesn't suck as much when you have the 8AT and active cruise control. You can just relax and let the car take you with the flow of traffic.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 06-17-2014, 10:36 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,766
Posted By gomichaelkgo
I was behind one of these in traffic the other...

I was behind one of these in traffic the other day. It was quite fugly from the back. It had a quite ill-defined profile from the rear. The tail lights were too high and made it look like a...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 05-13-2014, 10:49 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,379
Posted By gomichaelkgo
The most dis-satisfying part of my purchase was...

The most dis-satisfying part of my purchase was that my 15 year old, 150k miles E39 had fewer squeaks and rattles than the two F30s I've owned.

F30 #1 (Signed an NDA as to why I don't have it any...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 05-08-2014, 07:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,272
Posted By gomichaelkgo
Uh oh, Beats Electronics is in talks to be...

Uh oh, Beats Electronics is in talks to be acquired by Apple, and they don't yet support BMW integration.
Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics sponsored by BimmerTech 05-08-2014, 05:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,550
Posted By gomichaelkgo
Uh Oh, Beats is in talks to be purchased by...

Uh Oh, Beats is in talks to be purchased by Apple.

The shuttering MOG service (which was AWESOME) is certainly doomed now.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-18-2014, 10:20 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 7,002
Posted By gomichaelkgo
Wow, that is a lot more involved than I would...

Wow, that is a lot more involved than I would have guessed.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-07-2014, 03:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,227
Posted By gomichaelkgo
The blackberry music gateway is the only...

The blackberry music gateway is the only Bluetooth device i've ever been satisfied with. It allows music to play over the E90X speakers, but doesn't interfere with the built in bluetooth telephone...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-07-2014, 03:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 654
Posted By gomichaelkgo
We had a Mini Cooper do this. Root cause was the...

We had a Mini Cooper do this. Root cause was the micro switch inside the latch mechanism internal to the driver door. We replaced it DIY.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 12-28-2013, 11:47 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 867
Posted By gomichaelkgo
Instead of a beater iPod, I got a friends old...

Instead of a beater iPod, I got a friends old iphone. I jail broke it with a lock screen bypass app. I leave it in there all the time with airplane mode on and wifi on.

I also have a freedompop...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 12-11-2013, 08:50 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,272
Posted By gomichaelkgo
MOG is about to rebrand itself as Beats! Music. I...

MOG is about to rebrand itself as Beats! Music. I really hope we don't lose the idrive integration, as it is my favorite as well.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 12-06-2013, 03:11 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,533
Posted By gomichaelkgo
My 2013 335 (Germany Build) has had the following...

My 2013 335 (Germany Build) has had the following repairs this year:
Seat trim (rattle issue)
Console trim (rattle issue)
Driver door handle (proximity lock broken)
Exhaust shield (rattle issue)...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 11-17-2013, 08:09 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,413
Posted By gomichaelkgo
It's definitely a sound emanating from the engine...

It's definitely a sound emanating from the engine bay. And, it doesn't sound like plastic parts chattering. It's metallic. The phone video probably doesn't do a good job establishing directionality,...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 11-16-2013, 06:27 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,413
Posted By gomichaelkgo
Another update -- After the whole engine was...

Another update --

After the whole engine was replaced, I still get the weird noise intermittently. Here it is yesterday.
http://youtu.be/RKbCW2oybYw
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 11-13-2013, 08:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 685
Posted By gomichaelkgo
I suppose you are right about no sport suspension...

I suppose you are right about no sport suspension on the xDrive. I looked up the VIN and it has only the sport steering wheel and sport seats. Nothing special about the suspension. It sure is harsh...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 11-13-2013, 02:19 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,143
Posted By gomichaelkgo
Didn't Ronald Reagan once crack a joke about...

Didn't Ronald Reagan once crack a joke about someone in Russia not being able to make their dentist appointment six months in the future because that is when they were picking up their car?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 11-13-2013, 02:01 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 497
Posted By gomichaelkgo
With the solid tone, you still have a few inches....

With the solid tone, you still have a few inches. I back into my garage until I get the solid tone and I can fit my legs behind the car.
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