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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-25-2013, 10:49 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,560
Posted By Cdgiles
Ha, I've got to support my substantial position...

Ha, I've got to support my substantial position in AAPL.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-25-2013, 10:32 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,560
Posted By Cdgiles
Can anyone tell me what dance, girations, and...

Can anyone tell me what dance, girations, and prayers I have to say to get my BMW Remote application to work? I can never log in. I guess I need it now since the send feature for google maps is...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-16-2013, 09:41 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 265
Posted By Cdgiles
Paint code for rear diffuser on a 2012 Jet Black 550i

I have a Jet Black 2012 550i and the rear diffuser is a grayish color. I am swapping my diffuser for an F10 2013 M5 rear diffuser that I need painted. Does anyone know what the paint code is for...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-12-2013, 03:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 616
Posted By Cdgiles
OEM F10 550i exhaust & and OEM F10 M5 diffuser

Does anyone know if I can swap out my 2012 F10 OEM 550i rear diffuser and keep the original 550i exhaust?

I am going to try and swap my OEM 550i exhaust for an F10 M5 echaust, but the shop would...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-01-2013, 07:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,189
Posted By Cdgiles
For those that are curious: F10 550i HRE FF01 wheels

To each their own. That's the beauty of free will.


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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-01-2013, 04:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,189
Posted By Cdgiles
For those that are curious: F10 550i HRE FF01 wheels

HRE makes wheels for HRE and Dinan puts their center cap in them. :)


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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-01-2013, 04:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,189
Posted By Cdgiles
I work with HG Motorsports in San Diego. Great,...

I work with HG Motorsports in San Diego. Great, great guys. I am lucky, they drove my tires to HRE (also a San Diego based company) and HRE mounted and balanced them at their facility. That being...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-01-2013, 04:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,189
Posted By Cdgiles
Thanks, Dunderhi and Bigdeep1. There's always...

Thanks, Dunderhi and Bigdeep1. There's always that balance between overdone, just right, and people's personal taste.

Tmandoug1, so far I have found the Dinan suspension to be tighter and exhibit...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-31-2013, 10:39 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,189
Posted By Cdgiles
For those that are curious: F10 550i HRE FF01 wheels

A few pics of new HRE FF01 wheels in black.

Front Michelin PSS 245/35ZR20

Rear Michelin PSS 285/30ZR20

Dinan springs
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-10-2012, 08:32 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 6,105
Posted By Cdgiles
I was able to replace them myself a couple of...

I was able to replace them myself a couple of weeks ago in about 20 mins. You can tug harder than you think.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-01-2012, 09:01 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,184
Posted By Cdgiles
Well either way, some great mods. I love what...

Well either way, some great mods. I love what the OP did!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-01-2012, 03:47 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,184
Posted By Cdgiles
Thanks for the write up. A couple of questions...

Thanks for the write up. A couple of questions for you and/or other members. Does anyone know if this exhaust set-up is likely to pass California emissions/smog tests? How does this higher volume...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-24-2012, 04:45 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,750
Posted By Cdgiles
Lo and behold my iPhone 5 with the standard white...

Lo and behold my iPhone 5 with the standard white cable displays the album art. Will the phone still connect via Bluetooth? Thanks for the assist
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-24-2012, 02:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 780
Posted By Cdgiles
I guess their Friday is so black they went dark.

I guess their Friday is so black they went dark.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-24-2012, 02:03 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,750
Posted By Cdgiles
Wait! I am using an old Y cable, too. Should I...

Wait! I am using an old Y cable, too. Should I just use the white iPod USB cable and nothing else?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-24-2012, 09:51 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 780
Posted By Cdgiles
Has anyone had any luck with the Dinan site?

Has anyone had any luck with the Dinan site?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-23-2012, 11:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 973
Posted By Cdgiles
Unsprung weight, my friend. I am worried about...

Unsprung weight, my friend. I am worried about unsprung weight. 10 lbs per corner of unsprung weight reduction can have a marked impact (positively) on performance and suspension. The car's heavy,...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-23-2012, 08:21 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,750
Posted By Cdgiles
I've never seen the album art. Why might that...

I've never seen the album art. Why might that be? Thanks.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-23-2012, 04:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 780
Posted By Cdgiles
I haven't been able to get Otto work for more...

I haven't been able to get Otto work for more than 24 hours.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-22-2012, 08:50 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,784
Posted By Cdgiles
Do you know if I can get 285/30s under the...

Do you know if I can get 285/30s under the fenders without fender mods? For some reason Dinan is advocating 265/30-R20s on all four corners. To keep the weight down?

Do you know how wide I can...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-22-2012, 07:19 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,784
Posted By Cdgiles
In all honesty, avoiding the stagger, will get...

In all honesty, avoiding the stagger, will get the wheels from Dinan and they have either staggered 19s or 20s on all four corners. The Michelin PSS warranty is 30,000 miles without stagger and...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-22-2012, 05:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 973
Posted By Cdgiles
Standard M wheels are so heavy... I'm...

Standard M wheels are so heavy... I'm considering black on black, too, but may go titanium or gunmetal.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-22-2012, 11:07 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,784
Posted By Cdgiles
Continuation of wheels, tires, unsprung weight, and rotational intertia

This may be more than others seek, or certainly delve into, but I was curious how a change to 20" Dinan BBS wheel would affect my 2012 BMW 550i from a quantitative perspective. As a point of...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-20-2012, 01:11 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,784
Posted By Cdgiles
BBS wheel/tire cost comparison

Dinan just started promoting BBS wheels as part of their performance packages for the F10 550i. I have attached a cost-benefit analysis of going with staggered R19s v four R20s with Michelin Pilot...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-10-2012, 02:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,550
Posted By Cdgiles
More info!! Share. How does this work?

More info!! Share. How does this work?
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