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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-24-2015, 01:03 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,315
Posted By ND40oz
This isn't possible, you register your car with...

This isn't possible, you register your car with US VRO and they issue the German plates. You're not issued plates like a regular German registration and the plates are known on the back end to be US...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-24-2015, 12:42 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 741
Posted By ND40oz
After my wife's old Jetta I swore off Mexican...

After my wife's old Jetta I swore off Mexican made VW's, I'm sure they're getting a lot of things right, but there's no way I'm ever buying one out of the Puebla plant again.



The ZF8HP is...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-24-2015, 12:28 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 741
Posted By ND40oz
The claim was it includes more standard...

The claim was it includes more standard equipment, like the pano roof and the storage pack and it would be a higher tuned version the 320d EfficienctDynamics version since it's basically euro6...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-19-2015, 02:41 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,177
Posted By ND40oz
How many child seats are you trying to fit across...

How many child seats are you trying to fit across the F31? I've been using a Diono Rainier in mine, nice and narrow. For a backless booster, they have the Solana, but I've never used it or they have...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-18-2015, 03:55 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 13,379
Posted By ND40oz
Yeah and when rev'd the top end doesn't sound at...

Yeah and when rev'd the top end doesn't sound at all like it, unless the B58 just sounds dramatically different then the N55.

Usually take a few months for the M Performance exhaust to be released...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-17-2015, 04:20 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,607
Posted By ND40oz
I found I got better pricing using the ACNA...

I found I got better pricing using the ACNA discount over the Audi ED program. Used the Costco program as well and got some accessories thrown in for free with it since ACNA already beat their...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-15-2015, 01:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 513
Posted By ND40oz
Realoem's pic makes it look like you can get to...

Realoem's pic makes it look like you can get to it from the top of the fuel tank, whether or not there is supposed to be an access panel for it is something I can't tell. May need to drop the tank to...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-12-2015, 01:15 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 788
Posted By ND40oz
Audi's wifi hotspot has worked pretty well for...

Audi's wifi hotspot has worked pretty well for me, done a couple thousand miles across the US and my kiddo has been able to stream youtube videos during most of the major interstates, surprisingly...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-11-2015, 01:54 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 788
Posted By ND40oz
There's no charge for the map updates, it doesn't...

There's no charge for the map updates, it doesn't say anything about hotspot services being free. With Audi you get the first 6 months free and then you're on the hook. If BMW is giving away hotspot...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-11-2015, 01:09 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 788
Posted By ND40oz
T-Mobile sim with Audi is $10 a month for their...

T-Mobile sim with Audi is $10 a month for their 3G+/HSPA speeds, they switched to AT&T for LTE and IIRC the price is now $15 a month. I imagine BMW will have a similar deal with a carrier.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-02-2015, 12:24 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,400
Posted By ND40oz
Yeah, I should have mentioned the domestics, good...

Yeah, I should have mentioned the domestics, good call.



We can list companies currently offering supercharged engine options, I'm sure I'm missing some:

Fiat Chrysler
Ford
Geely
General...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-01-2015, 01:01 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 8,170
Posted By ND40oz
Make sure you get that AMSTO form to your dealer...

Make sure you get that AMSTO form to your dealer if you haven't already, that held up my delivery for 2 weeks.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-01-2015, 12:40 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,400
Posted By ND40oz
I'd call it pretty mainstream when Audi uses them...

I'd call it pretty mainstream when Audi uses them in the S4, S5, A6, A7, A8, Q5 and Q7. Porsche uses them in the Cayenne and Panamera, VW uses them in the Touareg, Landrover uses it in the LR4, Range...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-01-2015, 08:43 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,400
Posted By ND40oz
Audi (3.0 TFSI) and Jaguar/Land Rover (AJ126 and...

Audi (3.0 TFSI) and Jaguar/Land Rover (AJ126 and AJ133) both use superchargers extensively throughout their product lines.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-26-2015, 01:07 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,618
Posted By ND40oz
Claim it on your insurance, you pay your...

Claim it on your insurance, you pay your deductible to get your car fixed and he doesn't pay a deductible at all since he wasn't at fault.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 06-24-2015, 06:17 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 849
Posted By ND40oz
The only time I do it is on mountain descents,...

The only time I do it is on mountain descents, the auto doesn't seem to like to engine brake without a little prodding.
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 06-22-2015, 01:19 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 2,703
Posted By ND40oz
So it sounds like if you have the drivers...

So it sounds like if you have the drivers assistance plus package, you already have a camera capable of doing HBA, is that correct? I'd be interested in retrofitting as well if this is the case.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-11-2015, 11:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 415
Posted By ND40oz
If you're only keeping it 2 years, then the used...

If you're only keeping it 2 years, then the used 328i won't have as much of a depreciation hit as a new 2er. Is it a CPO or are you just going to run with the original warranty and sell it when the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-04-2015, 10:08 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 8,170
Posted By ND40oz
Welt pickup or at the dealer?

Welt pickup or at the dealer?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-30-2015, 01:09 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 953
Posted By ND40oz
This may not be an issue for you, but the kmph...

This may not be an issue for you, but the kmph markings on the speedometer are pretty small, if you're just doing the mph conversion in your head then it probably won't matter. I find it much easier...
Forum: European Delivery 05-26-2015, 02:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 639
Posted By ND40oz
Perfect car for driving the family around Europe,...

Perfect car for driving the family around Europe, especially with the cheap diesel here in Germany.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-26-2015, 03:26 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 755
Posted By ND40oz
I don't remember it being any different in the...

I don't remember it being any different in the city. I know the speed limit signs show up in the lower left next to your speed and they're full color, red sign with white numbers.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-26-2015, 01:30 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 755
Posted By ND40oz
That's what my HUD looks like. You only get the...

That's what my HUD looks like. You only get the colored road view on the right when you're using nav with junction view though. Otherwise it's a little white arrow point the direction of the road....
Forum: European Delivery 05-26-2015, 01:19 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,395
Posted By ND40oz
I've had Geico and now have AIG, AIG was...

I've had Geico and now have AIG, AIG was considerably cheaper this time around then Geico.



The good thing is there's practically no drive through restaurants, so you shouldn't have to worry...
Forum: European Delivery 05-20-2015, 01:12 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,790
Posted By ND40oz
Another thing I've found is the throttled LTE...

Another thing I've found is the throttled LTE connection is fine for facetime audio calls. My wife and I both have iPhones and just use that to call each other rather then trying to worry if we're...
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