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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-25-2015, 08:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 378
Posted By AndDown
This usually happens when the ambient temperature...

This usually happens when the ambient temperature drops significantly resulting in a drop in tire pressure. Interesting that the OP has this alert as the summer temps should actually increase, not...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-11-2015, 06:29 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 808
Posted By AndDown
Ours is in the glove compartment in its special...

Ours is in the glove compartment in its special netting holder, where it's been since day one. BMWNA probably deleted this to make a few extra cents!
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-11-2015, 06:15 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,827
Posted By AndDown
Agreed...plenty of "smile-power" for a 4. I would...

Agreed...plenty of "smile-power" for a 4. I would stay away from the black exterior, however, unless you are committed to washing it every week. My wife's 328i is an Alpine White and I probably have...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-11-2015, 05:56 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,844
Posted By AndDown
Yes, they took that space for the DA option - one...

Yes, they took that space for the DA option - one of those can't have your cake and eat it too.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-06-2015, 09:17 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 552
Posted By AndDown
Are you getting a MY 2015 or 2016? The new...

Are you getting a MY 2015 or 2016? The new 2016's are being built starting 5/29/15 and it's possible there's a little lag time between when they stop building the 2015 and start the 2016...I might...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-06-2015, 08:59 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,747
Posted By AndDown
What a bummer - I was planning on upgrading to a...

What a bummer - I was planning on upgrading to a 4GC with DHP, but now it's not being offered? :thumbdwn: That was the only option I should have ordered with our current 328i. Not sure if I want...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-30-2015, 10:42 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,676
Posted By AndDown
Our pen came about a month ago, bought our car 2...

Our pen came about a month ago, bought our car 2 years ago. Also received the USB flash drive and a rendering of the F30 prototype. I use the USB to download my wife's and my iDrive settings and...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-23-2015, 09:11 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 3,482
Posted By AndDown
: popcorn:

: popcorn:
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-23-2015, 08:53 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 987
Posted By AndDown
1. Whistling sound may be coming from the front...

1. Whistling sound may be coming from the front windshield trim. The tech was able to finally locate the sound by temporarily taping the trim to the windshield - read his diagnosis and process of...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-22-2015, 05:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 546
Posted By AndDown
Blame it on the lawyers! Litigation liability for...

Blame it on the lawyers! Litigation liability for getting kids heads, hands, etc caught while the windows are rolling up automatically.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-19-2015, 03:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,679
Posted By AndDown
Still love driving my E46 as a daily, but I can't...

Still love driving my E46 as a daily, but I can't help breaking into a smile when I floor our F30 getting onto the freeway. My daughter's first bimmer was an E30 and I still have fond memories of...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-10-2015, 11:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 795
Posted By AndDown
Yes, mine was done under the 4 yr/50k mile...

Yes, mine was done under the 4 yr/50k mile warranty.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-10-2015, 07:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 795
Posted By AndDown
Similar experience with my driver's side...

Similar experience with my driver's side headlight lens housing. I noticed it while polishing my car and it definitely didn't have any stone hit marks. I suspect it was over-torqued or forced when...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-08-2015, 07:22 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 484
Posted By AndDown
Ahhh, yes if his friend's car was a 4 GC and not...

Ahhh, yes if his friend's car was a 4 GC and not a 3, but the OP didn't specify which.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-07-2015, 08:11 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 484
Posted By AndDown
It's also possible his was produced in South...

It's also possible his was produced in South Africa which adds another 3-4 weeks to the normal 7-8 weeks for a car produced in Germany. If I recall, my 2003 E46 produced in the South African plant...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-03-2015, 03:46 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 996
Posted By AndDown
Let me know if you want to sell it! :bigpimp:

Let me know if you want to sell it! :bigpimp:
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-03-2015, 03:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 541
Posted By AndDown
Have the service dept look at it again. Some...

Have the service dept look at it again. Some techs might be novices, things happen, etc. I had my dealer replace a headlamp cover (under warranty) and when I got home, noticed that the front fascia...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-30-2015, 08:53 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,165
Posted By AndDown
BMW also had their beginnings manufacturing...

BMW also had their beginnings manufacturing aircraft engines prior to and during WWI and also produced engines for the Luftwaffe during WWII, which is why their logo known as the "Roundel" is a...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-24-2015, 07:13 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,046
Posted By AndDown
It was a Saturday and there was no harbor...

It was a Saturday and there was no harbor activity, but I think the crane is used to off-load the containers from the ships for customs inspection.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-24-2015, 07:09 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,046
Posted By AndDown
Click on this YouTube link showing the...

Click on this YouTube link showing the loading/off-loading of Wallenius' Faust car carrier:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_bbPJhS0byw
:thumbup:
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-23-2015, 09:20 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,046
Posted By AndDown
Some pictures I took on a visit to the Port...

Some pictures I took on a visit to the Port Hueneme off-loading site. Cars had recently been off-loaded and were waiting to be cleared through customs before delivery to the Oxnard VDC:
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-05-2015, 08:04 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 961
Posted By AndDown
Our 2013 had an occasional "buzz" coming from...

Our 2013 had an occasional "buzz" coming from around the shifter area when new. I could get the buzz to stop by pushing on the plastic area around the shifter but have not had the buzz now for the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-04-2015, 12:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 276
Posted By AndDown
It's at the VPC/VDC (Vehicle Prep/Delivery...

It's at the VPC/VDC (Vehicle Prep/Delivery Center) getting finishing touches like putting on required warning decals, checking for blemishes, having minor body work done (hopefully not needed with...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-02-2015, 09:31 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,453
Posted By AndDown
That's great! Now just have to convince my wife...

That's great! Now just have to convince my wife we need to trade in our 2013 F30 for a 2016 F36!
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-02-2015, 08:48 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,453
Posted By AndDown
Interesting about the limit to 2014 and 2015...

Interesting about the limit to 2014 and 2015 models. Wonder if BMWNA will change that to 2015 and 2016 models for the UDE that's to be held in Los Angeles in August seeing that the 2016 models will...
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