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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-26-2016, 01:49 PM
Replies: 1,864
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Posted By dommm
Makes sense. I have Y speed rated on atm. Would...

Makes sense. I have Y speed rated on atm. Would it be much of a change if I went with H rated?

It seems that those are the 2 most common ratings available.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-26-2016, 09:16 AM
Replies: 1,864
Views: 295,289
Posted By dommm
Speed rating?

Is it necessary to by speed rated tires (ie: H or V) for my 2011 550ix? thanks
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-19-2016, 08:41 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,286
Posted By dommm
I googled them but they come up as run flats?

I googled them but they come up as run flats?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-19-2016, 07:20 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,286
Posted By dommm
My 3 wishes are to buy tires that are quiet &...

My 3 wishes are to buy tires that are quiet & have a less hard feel when hitting bumps & are as easy as possible on the pocket book. Thanks
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-18-2016, 06:41 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,286
Posted By dommm
Would this tire be considered a hard side wall? ...

Would this tire be considered a hard side wall?
Thanks

CONTINENTAL
EXTREMECONTACT DWS 06
Ultra High Performance All-Season
Size: 245/40ZR19 98Y XL
Sidewall Style: Blackwall
UTQG: 560 AA A
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-18-2016, 05:26 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,286
Posted By dommm
Thanks again. I did start to read the sticky run...

Thanks again. I did start to read the sticky run flat thread & also did a search within the thread but I did not find the answer to my question. The thread is many pages (75) long & I got lazy lol.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-18-2016, 05:21 PM
Replies: 1,864
Views: 295,289
Posted By dommm
Thanks for your reply. Thought so but wanted to...

Thanks for your reply. Thought so but wanted to be sure before ordering.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-18-2016, 04:49 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,286
Posted By dommm
Thought so but wanted to make sure, thanks for...

Thought so but wanted to make sure, thanks for your reply.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-18-2016, 04:17 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,286
Posted By dommm
Run Flats to regular tires?

This is a dumb question but here goes.

My car currently has run flats & I am thinking of going to the regular (non run flat) tire. Will the same size non run flat tire fit on the rims that my run...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-17-2016, 03:58 PM
Replies: 1,864
Views: 295,289
Posted By dommm
RF to non RF?

Dumb question but here goes. Will the same size non RF tires fit on the same rims that my current RF's are on? Thanks
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 06-12-2016, 04:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 432
Posted By dommm
I'll bet you can guess I have never changed...

I'll bet you can guess I have never changed rotors before & didn't get far in school!! Had to google right spelling
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-12-2016, 05:43 AM
Replies: 130
Views: 54,269
Posted By dommm
OK, thanks for the info.

OK, thanks for the info.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 06-12-2016, 05:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 432
Posted By dommm
Fantastic, thanks for that!

Fantastic, thanks for that!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 06-11-2016, 12:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 432
Posted By dommm
Torque specs?

I am thinking of giving a DIY try for my brake pads & maybe rotters & would like to know the torque specs for the relevant nuts/screws. Would anyone be able to point me in the right direction,...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 06-11-2016, 10:27 AM
Replies: 130
Views: 54,269
Posted By dommm
I could be wrong here, but I don't think it is a...

I could be wrong here, but I don't think it is a good idea to widen the gap of that end washer.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 04-19-2016, 07:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 611
Posted By dommm
I think the OP was referring to jack stands that...

I think the OP was referring to jack stands that the car would rest on once the car has been raised with a manual jack. The link below shows what I believe the OP is asking where he should rest the ...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-25-2016, 09:05 AM
Replies: 194
Views: 11,812
Posted By dommm
OK, still above my pay scale & since I don't fit...

OK, still above my pay scale & since I don't fit into the "extremely not stock" group I'm sticking with Ethanol free gas whenever I can.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-25-2016, 08:49 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,377
Posted By dommm
LOL, good pickup, I guess I won't be holding my...

LOL, good pickup, I guess I won't be holding my breath waiting for a reply.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-25-2016, 08:45 AM
Replies: 194
Views: 11,812
Posted By dommm
I'm not sure I understand what you are trying to...

I'm not sure I understand what you are trying to say but I drive a 550ix turbo & I will drive out of my way to fill up with none Ethanol gas.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-25-2016, 07:33 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,377
Posted By dommm
I am interested thanks.

I am interested thanks.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-24-2016, 03:35 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,356
Posted By dommm
I know this is an old thread but I have proven...

I know this is an old thread but I have proven that my above quote "It is my understanding (I can be wrong) that all gasoline sold at regular car gas stations in the USA has ethanol in it" is now...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-24-2016, 03:26 PM
Replies: 194
Views: 11,812
Posted By dommm
I know this is an old thread but for all that are...

I know this is an old thread but for all that are interested I just found a regular gas station in Delray Beach FL that sells ethanol free 90 octane gas. The link below is a google map of the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-21-2016, 09:27 AM
Replies: 1,516
Views: 181,670
Posted By dommm
I'm not 100% sure what you are asking but I drive...

I'm not 100% sure what you are asking but I drive a 2011 550ix with 65k on it & my dealer called a month or 2 ago & asked if I wanted to bring my car in for the CCP & I said as long as it is running...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-10-2016, 06:49 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 13,864
Posted By dommm
I have used Mobil 0w40 on both my present 2011...

I have used Mobil 0w40 on both my present 2011 550ix & my past 2008 750 & the 550ix drinks oil. BMW says it is normal because in these cars it is normal but that doesn't make it right. I don't like...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-08-2016, 05:42 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 13,864
Posted By dommm
Yes BMW has decided to talk to their customers...

Yes BMW has decided to talk to their customers like we are fools. They are also now telling owners of 550ix 2011 cars that it is normal that we need to replace the battery at every oil change. I am...
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