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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-01-2012, 04:04 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,562
Posted By Was Auch immer
Maps are updated and I am now a happy...

Maps are updated and I am now a happy camper.:thumbup: Thanks to all who contributed. The Key was generated out of Poland within 6 hours and although the USB process is documented I went the CD...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-26-2012, 08:30 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,562
Posted By Was Auch immer
I am in hot pursuit of Stealth.Pilots process....

I am in hot pursuit of Stealth.Pilots process. Will let you know how it goes. BMW is making me feel stupid after listening to the F'd up explanation from the local service guy. I don't like being...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-15-2012, 08:19 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,562
Posted By Was Auch immer
NAV System Update - Outrageous pricing ?

I have a 2011 F10 550i with hard disc based nab system. Recently I received notification from BMW that an update was available for $199. Pricy, I thought, but it is a BMW and although the nav system...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-23-2011, 08:54 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,304
Posted By Was Auch immer
Its the difference between guys that go to...

Its the difference between guys that go to titty-bars and guys that date. Limited horsepower = 'The thrill is gone'
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-19-2011, 08:02 PM
Replies: 322
Views: 73,593
Posted By Was Auch immer
Unfortunately, I found that if you upgrade to iOS...

Unfortunately, I found that if you upgrade to iOS 5 the BMW remote app is not available. I see it in my MacBook but cannot get it onto the phone since iCloud is enabled.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-08-2011, 03:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,579
Posted By Was Auch immer
When you do it please post pics. I'm looking at...

When you do it please post pics. I'm looking at it too, more to keep the LIDAR reflectivity down.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-03-2011, 11:24 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,229
Posted By Was Auch immer
Not in mine. March 2011 build. I installed BMW ...

Not in mine. March 2011 build. I installed BMW

Install the UK BMW app and use google maps from your iPhone to the car. Much better solution. Search for BMW app and you'll find a long thread about...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-03-2011, 11:05 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,945
Posted By Was Auch immer
Absolutely :thumbup: I'm stunned at the...

Absolutely :thumbup: I'm stunned at the sanctimonious :confused:one-size-fits-all holier than thou, what if blabbering....and please dont come back at me with another what-if admonition. Actually......
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-03-2011, 10:47 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 8,910
Posted By Was Auch immer
I have the same experience. The 'prepare to turn'...

I have the same experience. The 'prepare to turn' instruction comes on and I am on the lookout. As I watch the distance to the turn count down at about 200 feet the voice command comes on 'Turn...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-02-2011, 01:08 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 8,910
Posted By Was Auch immer
Have the car now for one month and had some small...

Have the car now for one month and had some small but 'dynamic traffic conditions' attributed variations to my typical routes. Took it in stride until....


Going from downtown Dallas to McKinney,...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-02-2011, 12:58 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 54,760
Posted By Was Auch immer
Glad it is working and the writeup is very well...

Glad it is working and the writeup is very well done, pic is worth a thousand words.

Two thoughts
1. Current draw from the 9500i will cause a voltage drop in the wire itself and at every...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-02-2011, 12:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 929
Posted By Was Auch immer
Ground control to major Tom

Ground control to major Tom
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-02-2011, 11:29 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,945
Posted By Was Auch immer
+1. I have the 9500ci laser shifter. At one time...

+1. I have the 9500ci laser shifter. At one time the Z4 was great but LI is definitely top of the line. If I do Dinan i'll get one.

By the way. Going from 45 to 80mph in a 550i is a very short...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-01-2011, 10:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,122
Posted By Was Auch immer
+1 The next commercial will show the 550i...

+1 The next commercial will show the 550i pulling the tranker like a glider
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-01-2011, 10:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,176
Posted By Was Auch immer
Not sure if you're only interested in performance...

Not sure if you're only interested in performance upgrades but I highly recommend a clear bra and radar/lidar setup. You will need it for sure as 90mph in the F10 feels like 45.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-30-2011, 11:13 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 16,780
Posted By Was Auch immer
Touche :rofl: Since when did we all get so...

Touche :rofl: Since when did we all get so sensitive :bawling:
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-30-2011, 10:58 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 9,366
Posted By Was Auch immer
I paid $1250 for 5 years coverage on my 351 19"...

I paid $1250 for 5 years coverage on my 351 19" wheels and Michelin Pilotsport tires. Contract is thru BMW with Safe-guard.

Stipulation in the contract - Registered owner must present this copy...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-29-2011, 09:53 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 16,780
Posted By Was Auch immer
+10, as in F10 is not for you. The F10 means as...

+10, as in F10 is not for you. The F10 means as much to you as 'Change' does to Obama. :rofl:
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-25-2011, 01:06 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,803
Posted By Was Auch immer
Unique look on the road lets all know that this...

Unique look on the road lets all know that this is a BMW and extra attention should be paid to avoid damage to the vehicle :-)
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-25-2011, 01:02 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,490
Posted By Was Auch immer
I agree, PDC is incredibly useful. I would like...

I agree, PDC is incredibly useful. I would like to see BMW add an option to turn it on automatically if the vehicle has experienced a turn of 20 degrees or so in the last 50 feet. Most all park...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-24-2011, 08:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,156
Posted By Was Auch immer
Batman, you're right - I didn't want to hear...

Batman, you're right - I didn't want to hear it.:cry: Guess I should have listened to the installer as he wanted to install the shifters in exactly the same location as was shown in the thread you...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-24-2011, 01:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,156
Posted By Was Auch immer
9500ci Install

9500ci installed in 550i M-sport and thought i'd share. The install took about 4.5 hours (no, I did not install myself).

Pictures here:...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-24-2011, 10:05 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 7,628
Posted By Was Auch immer
Cool Yes, but..... ...

Yes, but.....

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=493817
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-22-2011, 04:41 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 7,144
Posted By Was Auch immer
Interesting quandry - for BMW. Maybe i'll get the...

Interesting quandry - for BMW. Maybe i'll get the full black panel with the repaint replacement
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-22-2011, 12:01 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 7,144
Posted By Was Auch immer
Smile Sweet! A collectors item in the first month of...

Sweet! A collectors item in the first month of ownership.

Under the Roundel under the bonnet is the following sticker:

http://www.flickr.com/photos/wasauchimmer/5643383597
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