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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-05-2014, 08:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,038
Posted By jmfan
Glad your sense of humor didnít let the rental...

Glad your sense of humor didnít let the rental ruin your trip. Iíll bet the initial walk around to check for damage before you drove off in this beauty took hours. I can only hope the gas gauge was...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-14-2014, 07:14 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 951
Posted By jmfan
There is a software issue on some F10's giving...

There is a software issue on some F10's giving false rear brake service warnings. I experienced this last week and a trip to my dealer confirmed the rear brakes were still like new with no issues....
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-03-2014, 04:56 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,262
Posted By jmfan
Unfortunately I have had no choice but to park at...

Unfortunately I have had no choice but to park at the San Francisco airport. Last month I used Park SFO and do not recommend it. I worried the whole time I was away. It is a newer lot, but the down...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-19-2013, 01:44 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,701
Posted By jmfan
I started reading this forum years ago when I was...

I started reading this forum years ago when I was considering buying a 2011 535i. I ended up buying a 328i convertible which sadly resulted in a BMW buyback. I often wonder if I bought the first year...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-02-2013, 09:25 AM
Replies: 130
Views: 8,673
Posted By jmfan
Not exactly parked side by side but this photo...

Not exactly parked side by side but this photo shows the similar styling between the two cars.

http://2.bp.blogspot.com/-4gPF6NNkr7w/UWQyI6PXh6I/AAAAAAAAG7c/m9rJ_pUmeP8/s1600/Ghibli+vs+Q50.png
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-30-2013, 06:40 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,255
Posted By jmfan
Brake Dust

Same on my 2012. No brake dust problem at all.


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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-25-2013, 08:36 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 8,673
Posted By jmfan
Every article I have read about the Ghibli...

Every article I have read about the Ghibli mentions the relationship to Chrysler, which I am sure comes from corporate talking points. The very idea that Maserati seems to tout this as a way of...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-22-2013, 07:20 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,182
Posted By jmfan
Apple Phones aren't Compatible with BMW Office

To "kill" the mail app in the latest Apple IOS, double push the round home button. Slide your finger across the screen until you find the open mail app. Then swipe it up off the screen. This closes...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-21-2013, 10:35 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,182
Posted By jmfan
It is a pain in the neck, especially when you...

It is a pain in the neck, especially when you forget to do this before driving, but this procedure works for me as well.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-21-2013, 10:13 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,311
Posted By jmfan
I tried MOG for about 4 months after I got my car...

I tried MOG for about 4 months after I got my car in 2012. Great sound quality, easy to use, compatible with BMW apps and the large library made it very attractive. The reason I stopped using it was...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-21-2013, 02:51 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,694
Posted By jmfan
In my opinion, the factory default settings on...

In my opinion, the factory default settings on the HK stereo in my 2012 F10 were disappointing. I do not know if BMW has changed these settings in later models. Try doing a search for equalizer...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-28-2013, 09:03 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,955
Posted By jmfan
Arrived!

Nothing like the excitement of getting a new car. These threads help me relive mine every time I read them.


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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-27-2013, 08:15 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 693
Posted By jmfan
Glad to hear you got this resolved without too...

Glad to hear you got this resolved without too much trouble!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-26-2013, 08:54 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,824
Posted By jmfan
You may be right, but it could have to do with...

You may be right, but it could have to do with the fact that the traffic is so bad out here that you never get a chance to really use the higher performance engines.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-25-2013, 11:55 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 5,044
Posted By jmfan
Great review and excellent choice! I liked your...

Great review and excellent choice! I liked your honest impressions of the car and the luxury line looks very nice!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-23-2013, 07:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 693
Posted By jmfan
I really cannot answer this with certainty. I...

I really cannot answer this with certainty. I always thought the battery was covered by warranty until mine failed. The battery in these cars is not your typical Sears Diehard. I was told by my...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-23-2013, 06:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 693
Posted By jmfan
Interesting Air Conditioning Trait - can turn fan on with car powered down

Not sure if this is your problem, but a low battery that cannot maintain a proper charge will cause the car to do some really weird things. Just before my battery failed, the speakers in the right...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-19-2013, 11:07 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,342
Posted By jmfan
+1 on Plexus. Good stuff for cleaning plastic and...

+1 on Plexus. Good stuff for cleaning plastic and trim while leaving the surface dust free without any residue.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-19-2013, 12:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 327
Posted By jmfan
Default headliner color for 2014 Luxury Line?

This may be tough to answer here because I have not seen anyone with your combination on this forum yet. You may want to go to the "Ask a Dealer" section and see if one of the dealer sponsors can...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-19-2013, 11:53 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 3,613
Posted By jmfan
I have Dakota leather and I am happy with it. I...

I have Dakota leather and I am happy with it. I chose not to order the Nappa leather and do regret it at times. If I were to order a car today, I would definitely get the Nappa or Individual Merino...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-19-2013, 11:31 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 3,613
Posted By jmfan
I could be wrong, but the car you drove does not...

I could be wrong, but the car you drove does not appear to have the multi-contour seats. I believe this is a separate option for 2014 and not included in the M Sport pkg. It was included when I...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-16-2013, 01:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 730
Posted By jmfan
I am as careful as you can get and I still...

I am as careful as you can get and I still managed to lightly scuff my left front wheel on a curb 4 months after I got my car.

I live in the Napa Valley area and tried to contact a mobile wheel...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-14-2013, 11:41 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 10,244
Posted By jmfan
||| Alan's F10 2.0 - LCI 550 Content |||

Stunning! Very well done!


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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-13-2013, 04:46 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 6,182
Posted By jmfan
Iím with you, but waiting on the F83 M4...

Iím with you, but waiting on the F83 M4 convertible. Some of the photo renderings I have seen look really good. I sure hope BMW improves the interior a bit (better quality materials) to separate it...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-12-2013, 08:14 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 988
Posted By jmfan
I like the ivory but the lighter dash and...

I like the ivory but the lighter dash and steering wheel will not be on my next build. The black makes the ivory pop and look richer too my eyes.
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