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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-21-2015, 12:24 AM
Replies: 171
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Posted By jgrgnt
Sounds like a good decision. Better to wait and...

Sounds like a good decision. Better to wait and get exactly what you want.

Plus, we're about halfway through the model year. Time to start thinking about those '16s.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-19-2015, 08:48 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 5,842
Posted By jgrgnt
Doh! Sorry, I forgot that you were ordering a...

Doh! Sorry, I forgot that you were ordering a 'vert.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-19-2015, 07:43 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 5,842
Posted By jgrgnt
:D ...

:D

https://dl.dropbox.com/s/bhfjclv5syjq0zz/4GC_dream.png

Sorry, couldn't resist.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-19-2015, 07:31 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 5,842
Posted By jgrgnt
It seems like Carbon Black and Oyster would be...

It seems like Carbon Black and Oyster would be the factory combination closest to what you originally settled on.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-17-2015, 09:25 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 742
Posted By jgrgnt
Here are the 19" Orbit Gray 442Ms on Carbon...

Here are the 19" Orbit Gray 442Ms on Carbon Black.

https://dl.dropbox.com/s/m8tatx4f4k96yjj/4GC_blue02.JPG
https://dl.dropbox.com/s/5n5ebrwq5a45k4t/4GC_blue03.JPG...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-16-2015, 08:57 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,530
Posted By jgrgnt
Reminds me of when I was a teenager. The local...

Reminds me of when I was a teenager. The local Toyota dealer had so many wheel "take-offs" that they started advertising them in the weekly paper. I scored a set of four 15" alloy wheels for just...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-16-2015, 08:50 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,530
Posted By jgrgnt
I appreciate the compliments. Dark colors are...

I appreciate the compliments. Dark colors are definitely tough to keep clean, and Carbon Black is no exception.

But when it's clean, oh man... :D
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-16-2015, 08:28 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,530
Posted By jgrgnt
No problem, I sent you a PM. :) It's a lease.

No problem, I sent you a PM. :)

It's a lease.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-11-2015, 01:02 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 870
Posted By jgrgnt
iPhone 6 Plus, AT&T, latest iOS, NBT in a 2015....

iPhone 6 Plus, AT&T, latest iOS, NBT in a 2015. Text messages come through fine. Technic's instructions worked for me.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-11-2015, 12:51 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,335
Posted By jgrgnt
As of today, there are still no instructions for...

As of today, there are still no instructions for the F36, so I think it's wise to wait for a bit longer. The installation process for the doors and center channel is straightforward enough, but the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-27-2015, 07:38 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 5,842
Posted By jgrgnt
I browsed through some pics on Google images of...

I browsed through some pics on Google images of Tanzanite Blue. It's stunning. It reminds me of what Carbon Black looks like in intense light, except more blue. I would be all over that. I think...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-26-2015, 07:08 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,856
Posted By jgrgnt
Shipping blocks or defective DHP. Maybe it's...

Shipping blocks or defective DHP. Maybe it's "stuck" in its stiffest setting? :dunno:

Comfort mode is downright cushy by BMW standards.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-25-2015, 06:04 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,388
Posted By jgrgnt
I replaced the rear door speakers this afternoon....

I replaced the rear door speakers this afternoon.

Observations for the F36 (Gran Coupe):


Disassembly of the rear doors is identical to the fronts. Two screws are hidden behind the trim. ...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-24-2015, 10:02 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,388
Posted By jgrgnt
I did the front doors and the center array today....

I did the front doors and the center array today. Tomorrow, I will tackle the rear doors.

My installation observations so far:


First, damn this car has a lot of speakers! (I knew this going...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-24-2015, 08:36 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,530
Posted By jgrgnt
Here's the extra power socket under the dash. ...

Here's the extra power socket under the dash.

(I moved the black plug from the console socket to here.)

https://dl.dropbox.com/s/hykh7cj5gw4ji13/4GC_intUnderSocket.jpg?dl=0
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-24-2015, 08:30 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,530
Posted By jgrgnt
Thanks! Actually, your pics helped me when I was...

Thanks! Actually, your pics helped me when I was deciding on color, so thanks for posting those a while back. Ivory is sharp, and makes a great combination with Carbon Black. I noticed some...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-23-2015, 11:29 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,388
Posted By jgrgnt
Boxes arrived. :D I'm going to tackle my...

Boxes arrived. :D

I'm going to tackle my Stage 1 install in the morning. As there is currently no installation video for the F36, I'll post my findings here.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-23-2015, 02:40 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 614
Posted By jgrgnt
I didn't drive the RC350, but I spent a couple of...

I didn't drive the RC350, but I spent a couple of days in an IS loaner. The performance and the chassis dynamics were impressive. However...

The infotainment system (which is identical in the IS...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 01-23-2015, 02:30 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 2,961
Posted By jgrgnt
I think you made the right decision. :) If I...

I think you made the right decision. :)

If I had a choice...stick all the way.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-23-2015, 02:11 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 433
Posted By jgrgnt
Great choices! You're gonna love Carbon Black....

Great choices! You're gonna love Carbon Black. :)

https://dl.dropbox.com/s/6wcgmyzx0al5axj/4GC_blue01.JPG
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-23-2015, 02:06 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,006
Posted By jgrgnt
Congrats! That is a sharp-looking combo.

Congrats! That is a sharp-looking combo.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-23-2015, 02:04 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 882
Posted By jgrgnt
Your build looks pretty good. Here's my advice: ...

Your build looks pretty good. Here's my advice:

- Coral Red: I'm biased, so I think it's awesome. If not Coral Red, would you be skipping leather entirely?

- 28i/35i: The 4 cylinder is more...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-19-2015, 11:21 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 5,842
Posted By jgrgnt
Wow, that's too bad about your E93. The seats do...

Wow, that's too bad about your E93. The seats do appear to have held up well. Did you notice any fading?

Sport seats = :thumbup:
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-19-2015, 11:17 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 5,842
Posted By jgrgnt
D610. I color-adjusted to get it closer to what...

D610. I color-adjusted to get it closer to what I perceive the color to be in real life. It's not a bright red.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-17-2015, 07:08 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 5,842
Posted By jgrgnt
Azurite would be stunning!

Azurite would be stunning!
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