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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-22-2015, 06:20 PM
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Posted By Slaymaster
Totally normal.

Totally normal.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-22-2015, 06:00 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 512
Posted By Slaymaster
Try to reset the transmission. Push start but...

Try to reset the transmission. Push start but do not put your foot on the brake. Once all lights lite up, press the accelerator to the floor and hold for 60 seconds. Then let off the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-20-2015, 04:29 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 822
Posted By Slaymaster
Actually you can read about my experiences on...

Actually you can read about my experiences on another thread. Search 100,000 under F10.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-20-2015, 04:27 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 822
Posted By Slaymaster
Actually 121k, thank you! ;-)

Actually 121k, thank you! ;-)
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-20-2015, 04:23 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 822
Posted By Slaymaster
I'm currently at 120k miles on mine.

I'm currently at 120k miles on mine.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-20-2015, 01:13 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 822
Posted By Slaymaster
considering buying a used 2011 528i v6

There are 0 issues with the 2011 528. No pulling to the right. The 2011 6 is the most solid engine they've had in 4 years.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-09-2015, 07:25 PM
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Views: 195
Posted By Slaymaster
I have the 2011 528 and just had the radiator and...

I have the 2011 528 and just had the radiator and expansion tank replaced. I never saw any stick in the expansion tank, only the yellow indicator.

No stick.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-07-2015, 05:46 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 726
Posted By Slaymaster
I think it looked cool when I first added them to...

I think it looked cool when I first added them to my car when I was 18, in 1979. Hell, I made them myself since they weren't an aftermarket product being manufactured at the time. Of matter of...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-07-2015, 04:51 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,423
Posted By Slaymaster
Actually my 20011 528 is the last of the straight...

Actually my 20011 528 is the last of the straight 6 naturally aspirated BMW engines and why I ordered her. I'm not sure what I'll do when I finally retire her since all BMW engines are now turbo. ...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-31-2015, 05:37 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,423
Posted By Slaymaster
I purchased mine brand new and make sure all...

I purchased mine brand new and make sure all maintenance is up to date with 7500mi oil changes. I sure don't baby her but I sure don't drive her like I stole it.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-30-2015, 08:03 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,423
Posted By Slaymaster
Today I hit 120,000 miles. My most recent work...

Today I hit 120,000 miles. My most recent work was a new radiator, expansion tank, air filter, oil change. Still runs hard and looks new. Mechanically solid.

I'll check in again at 130,000...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-30-2015, 07:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 561
Posted By Slaymaster
Actually the way to reset the tranny is Hit...

Actually the way to reset the tranny is

Hit the start button without starting the engine.

Press gas peddle to the floor and hold for 1 minute.

Release gas pedal.

Now start the car and...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-08-2014, 05:53 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,080
Posted By Slaymaster
Your friend should pony up the $600 it will cost...

Your friend should pony up the $600 it will cost to refurbish the rims. A good lesson for him and the next time he should spend $600 for an escort service.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-08-2014, 05:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 322
Posted By Slaymaster
I had a fuse blown and while at the dealership I...

I had a fuse blown and while at the dealership I asked them to check why the lighter socket was out. They replaced it on the spot but watching them replace the fuse and having problems getting at it...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-10-2014, 06:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 937
Posted By Slaymaster
If you drive on bent rims for a length of time,...

If you drive on bent rims for a length of time, they can cause your rotors to wear with a wobble.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-31-2014, 08:01 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,791
Posted By Slaymaster
Question. I just received my notice but all it...

Question. I just received my notice but all it said was they're extending the warranty on the issue for 10 years.

How are some of you having BMW making the correction?

Thanks in advance.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-20-2014, 08:10 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,805
Posted By Slaymaster
I inquired about a tranny service when I hit 100k...

I inquired about a tranny service when I hit 100k and I was told the new transmission on the F10 is a sealed unit and doesn't require any service what so ever.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-16-2014, 02:33 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,113
Posted By Slaymaster
My tranny was clunking. Something like the...

My tranny was clunking. Something like the tranny was between gears and the engine idle rose up then bang into gear. Also when going in reverse, then placing into drive from a stand still.

The...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-10-2014, 05:41 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,423
Posted By Slaymaster
I had a 2008 535 and went through 4 HPFPs,...

I had a 2008 535 and went through 4 HPFPs, injectors, waste gate, 1 turbo and in return BMW granted me a dealer assist and put me in my new F10.

Heck, I saw some of those folks at my dealership so...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-07-2014, 02:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 474
Posted By Slaymaster
Yes, you need a spare and you can purchase one...

Yes, you need a spare and you can purchase one for the F10. I have one and it fits fine in the trunk but does take space for a 3rd and 4th set of golf clubs.




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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-06-2014, 06:29 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,423
Posted By Slaymaster
Now at 110k and still solid. 4th set of tires...

Now at 110k and still solid. 4th set of tires are ordered and soon a rear brake job.


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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-06-2014, 06:15 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,113
Posted By Slaymaster
Clunking noise when accelerating my 2015 550xi

The clunking sound maybe the tranny in need of a reset. Here is how you do it, push the start button but don't press the brake. When the ignition lights lite up, press the gas peddle to the floor...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-06-2014, 05:54 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,551
Posted By Slaymaster
110k on mine with no issues other than the...

110k on mine with no issues other than the Radiator and normal maintenance.


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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-19-2014, 10:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,367
Posted By Slaymaster
I currently have 108k on my 2011 528 and noticed...

I currently have 108k on my 2011 528 and noticed the leak at 95k. Originally I thought it might be the result of a stone, but recently heard there could be design flaw with the seams. Since then I...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-20-2014, 03:30 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,423
Posted By Slaymaster
No, but when you buy a car cash, you don't have...

No, but when you buy a car cash, you don't have those worries of having too much fun with your BMW.


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