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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 10-03-2016, 10:31 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,201
Posted By rambalu80
2016 F30 340i - Munich, 07/2015

2016 F30 340i - Munich, 07/2015
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 09-06-2016, 02:05 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,000
Posted By rambalu80
While I agree that all BMWs for teh US market...

While I agree that all BMWs for teh US market since 2007 have used individual sensors for direct measurement, I am not sure that US regulations prohibit the rotational method. Several VWs still use...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-09-2016, 06:31 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 753
Posted By rambalu80
I am not sure about the Chevy Cruze Diesel, but...

I am not sure about the Chevy Cruze Diesel, but to the best of my knowledge, Jaguar has taken multiple orders for their new 2017 F-Pace 2.0d and delivery dates have been pushed back 4 times and as...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-20-2016, 05:41 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,099
Posted By rambalu80
It is quite easy to get 6% off MSRP on a brand...

It is quite easy to get 6% off MSRP on a brand new 340i. The dealer is offering a used car with less than 6% off MSRP, which in my opinion is a piss poor deal for the buyer. Like others have...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-20-2016, 05:33 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,178
Posted By rambalu80
Assuming you mean Alpine White by White, this...

Assuming you mean Alpine White by White, this option will save you $550.
I went with the coral red/aluminum trim interior (jet black exterior), but this is a personal preference.
Cold weather...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-30-2016, 07:43 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 4,371
Posted By rambalu80
Sorry, for your situation. I had a coolant...

Sorry, for your situation.

I had a coolant pump failure on mine and had to wait 3 whole weeks. It appears that there are absolutely no parts available in the US and ever single part, no matter how...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-15-2016, 10:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 952
Posted By rambalu80
Owners manual does not clearly state what oil to...

Owners manual does not clearly state what oil to use. It lists the common viscosity ratings and then also states 0W-20 and 5W-20 are only suitable for particular models.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-15-2016, 08:37 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 671
Posted By rambalu80
Not true. From day one, wind noise in my 2016 was...

Not true. From day one, wind noise in my 2016 was very noticeable and it made this crazy whistling noise until I took it into the dealership after 5 months of ownership. It took them 5 days and 180...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-24-2016, 08:47 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,499
Posted By rambalu80
It is a myth that run flats cannot be repaired....

It is a myth that run flats cannot be repaired. I've had repairs done on run flats at least 3 times when I had my E90 328i. Take your car to Discount Tire and get it repaired for free.

Also based...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-17-2016, 12:41 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 5,897
Posted By rambalu80
I don't use it, but I don't mind it.

I don't use it, but I don't mind it.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-17-2016, 12:23 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,325
Posted By rambalu80
Were you able to locate the "use GPS for map...

Were you able to locate the "use GPS for map updates" option?
I have searched every iDrive menu I could get to and no luck.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-11-2016, 06:59 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,325
Posted By rambalu80
Until yesterday I've always used the wheel to...

Until yesterday I've always used the wheel to select a different region, although I could never get any other region but TX to update.

Where is the "use GPS for map updates" option?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-11-2016, 06:56 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,325
Posted By rambalu80
Below is a picture I took this morning. As you...

Below is a picture I took this morning. As you guys can see North America version is 2015-3+ and TX version is 2016-1.

Also notice the little gear wheel to the left of "BMW Group" faded and can no...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-11-2016, 04:51 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,325
Posted By rambalu80
I noticed this too and I believe it is only...

I noticed this too and I believe it is only updating the region that is selected in and when the car is in the selected region. For me, I live in TX and since taking delivery in September, I have had...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-03-2016, 09:12 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 5,622
Posted By rambalu80
My car was manufactured in July 2015 and it...

My car was manufactured in July 2015 and it updated the Texas region OTA within the first few weeks of delivery. I've tried setting it to update other regions with absolutely no luck and it hasn't...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-01-2016, 02:09 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 9,136
Posted By rambalu80
I have a July 2015 production, Munich build. From...

I have a July 2015 production, Munich build. From the list you have posted, all VIN's appear to be South Africa build (11th character is N). Are there any more affected VINs that you have not posted?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-29-2016, 08:24 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 929
Posted By rambalu80
I find this hard to believe, but wouldn't doubt...

I find this hard to believe, but wouldn't doubt it if it were any of the dealerships in Houston.

My experience with Austin was kinda like ask and you shall get. I didn't even have go down to...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-18-2016, 01:56 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 929
Posted By rambalu80
BMW of Austin

Chris Reilly at BMW of Austin. Very easy to deal with and no pressure whatsoever. I contacted 5 dealerships in Houston and stopped by 3 of them before I called Chris. He comes well recommended on...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-14-2016, 11:08 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,145
Posted By rambalu80
On my previous E90 328i, resetting CBS indicator...

On my previous E90 328i, resetting CBS indicator after an oil change would reset it to 17,000 - 19,000 miles or 2 years. As the vehicle was driven after the reset, the CBS indicator would adjust...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-11-2016, 11:14 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,574
Posted By rambalu80
OP, congrats and nice pics!:thumbup: I...

OP, congrats and nice pics!:thumbup:

I thought all all M-Sport cars got the shadow line trim, but yours doesn't? :dunno:
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-11-2016, 11:10 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,190
Posted By rambalu80
Partial misinformation in the post above. ...

Partial misinformation in the post above.

There is nothing other than rumors like the post above suggesting that the factory warranty is being reduced.

There is verified information that the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-11-2016, 07:18 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,041
Posted By rambalu80
A friend of mine picked up a 2015 F30 328i in...

A friend of mine picked up a 2015 F30 328i in late December 2015. The car was built in January 2015, had 900 miles on the odo and sat on the dealers lot for 10 months but he bought it because he got...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-22-2015, 11:58 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 931
Posted By rambalu80
Yes, that is correct.

Yes, that is correct.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-22-2015, 11:03 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,495
Posted By rambalu80
I don't lock my car when parked in the garage...

I don't lock my car when parked in the garage either. Coding to turn off when opening the door is the way to go!
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-09-2015, 12:01 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,798
Posted By rambalu80
I take a few years to mean less than 4....

I take a few years to mean less than 4. Regardless, I tend to disagree with the above comment based on having had my 2007 E90 328i with Terra leather for almost 9 years and with a 5 year old who used...
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