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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-14-2015, 03:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 599
Posted By tmehanna
Just to update everyone on the situation, another...

Just to update everyone on the situation, another 80 mile return trip today and everything is back to normal, including auto stop/start and that's even before either of the two chargers I ordered...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-13-2015, 06:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 599
Posted By tmehanna
Thanks for all the replies. The message I got was...

Thanks for all the replies. The message I got was RECHARGE and not REPLACE the battery. On the other hand, I wasn't aware the F10 was available with normal batteries as someone asked if I have an...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-13-2015, 07:55 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 599
Posted By tmehanna
Question To recon or to not recon the battery

Having driven my 5er less than 200 miles since last August, the "Please recharge battery" message started appearing last week, followed shortly but only once by the "increased discharge..." To cut a...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-09-2014, 01:23 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 9,674
Posted By tmehanna
Found this thread googling retrofit comfort seats...

Found this thread googling retrofit comfort seats on f10. I started getting acute backpain while driving longer than an hour in my F30 (standard seats w lumbar support) a couple of years ago which I...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-03-2014, 06:32 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,047
Posted By tmehanna
If US spec cars can read and display tire...

If US spec cars can read and display tire pressure in each wheel in real time, it is a TPMS with sensor and transponder equipped valve stems. If you only get a warning for pressure but not a psi...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-03-2014, 04:27 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,047
Posted By tmehanna
I fail to see why you would need to reset your...

I fail to see why you would need to reset your tire pressure through idrive then. I have never actually owned a car with a real TPMS but I have owned a few, BMW, Mercedes and VW with tire pressure...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-02-2014, 10:20 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 858
Posted By tmehanna
Congratulations and remember: Frequent...

Congratulations and remember: Frequent maintenance is easy maintenance. Never wait till dirt and grime build up and become difficult to remove. Wipe clean with a moist microfiber towel once a week or...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-01-2014, 01:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 839
Posted By tmehanna
You didn't, I also hate it when I find false...

You didn't, I also hate it when I find false information so I totally understand. Mea Culpa.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-01-2014, 07:24 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 839
Posted By tmehanna
I stand corrected then, my F30 had no cornering...

I stand corrected then, my F30 had no cornering lights, but my F10 does and uses the inner lights so I assumed F30's was the same.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-01-2014, 06:42 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 839
Posted By tmehanna
Inner lights are cornering lights if you have...

Inner lights are cornering lights if you have them (adaptive xenon lights option) otherwise enjoy the halo.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-01-2014, 06:39 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,047
Posted By tmehanna
Tire pressure loss indicator is NOT a Tire...

Tire pressure loss indicator is NOT a Tire pressure monitoring system. While the latter uses special sensor equipped valve stems, the earlier simply relies on ABS and traction control sensors to...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-01-2014, 01:10 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 858
Posted By tmehanna
Question 1: Color wise it looks fine, I have a...

Question 1: Color wise it looks fine, I have a problem with light colored plastics though, they look cheapish.

Question 2: No the leather will be fairly easy to keep clean, and dakota leather is...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 10-31-2014, 11:23 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,672
Posted By tmehanna
Then I am afraid it isn't likely you have DHP,...

Then I am afraid it isn't likely you have DHP, regardless of what you get in configure sports.

2TB is the sports automatic which gives you the sports+ mode

ZDH Dynamic Handling Package $1,000...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 10-31-2014, 08:31 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,672
Posted By tmehanna
Do the options show 2VL or 2TB?

Do the options show 2VL or 2TB?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 10-31-2014, 07:12 AM
Replies: 390
Views: 18,498
Posted By tmehanna
and another 1100 for the matching dash

and another 1100 for the matching dash
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 10-31-2014, 07:10 AM
Replies: 390
Views: 18,498
Posted By tmehanna
I don't like the cup holders cover either, or the...

I don't like the cup holders cover either, or the hard plastic around the center console , but let me tell you that the rest of the interior is on par with my F10 in terms of materials, and IMHO...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 10-30-2014, 07:53 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,672
Posted By tmehanna
No "DHP" will show up as it's a loose US term. It...

No "DHP" will show up as it's a loose US term. It will show up as option code 2VF Adaptive M suspension.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 10-30-2014, 05:46 PM
Replies: 390
Views: 18,498
Posted By tmehanna
To be honest, I have only driven one in AMG trim...

To be honest, I have only driven one in AMG trim with leather trimmed dash, reddish leather seats and piano black trim and I can tell you that the interior was absolutely exquisite and almost makes...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 10-30-2014, 03:42 PM
Replies: 390
Views: 18,498
Posted By tmehanna
I believe it only applies to issues that affect...

I believe it only applies to issues that affect the safety of the vehicle. Engine, transmission, brakes...etc. Doubt it covers squeaks and rattles.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 10-30-2014, 03:40 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,125
Posted By tmehanna
I had the low speed drag and jolts shifting in...

I had the low speed drag and jolts shifting in very slow traffic on my '12 335i with sports automatic transmission since new. However, I have the same sports automatic in my '13 528i F10 and it's...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 10-30-2014, 03:31 PM
Replies: 390
Views: 18,498
Posted By tmehanna
The base trims (at least in EU spec) are real...

The base trims (at least in EU spec) are real plastic. Aluminum effect plastic for the F30 and glossy black for the F10. While the F10's black plastic is nicely finished and acceptable, the aluminum...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 10-30-2014, 03:24 PM
Replies: 390
Views: 18,498
Posted By tmehanna
Being a golf mk7 owner myself (which has even...

Being a golf mk7 owner myself (which has even better materials, fit and finish than the mk6 which I have also previously owned) I can attest to the materials and build quality. It's fantastic value,...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 10-30-2014, 02:56 PM
Replies: 390
Views: 18,498
Posted By tmehanna
No you didn't. Honestly though, I believe your...

No you didn't. Honestly though, I believe your choice of interior colors helped accentuate your disappointment. The contrast between black and aluminum is too high, then you have the glossy black...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 10-30-2014, 02:39 PM
Replies: 390
Views: 18,498
Posted By tmehanna
I would say the w205 is in a different league...

I would say the w205 is in a different league compared to the w204, which I have owned by the way. If you recall, back in 2007 when the W204 was launched, all reviewers slammed mercedes for the cheap...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 10-30-2014, 02:33 PM
Replies: 390
Views: 18,498
Posted By tmehanna
Yes, I believe it was announced in January 2014.

Yes, I believe it was announced in January 2014.
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