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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-12-2011, 05:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,629
Posted By shortcut3d
Sport/Sport+ (No DHP)

I searched and found plenty of explanations of Comfort/Normal/Sport/Sport+ for F10's with DHP.

What is actually adjusted in the chasis in Sport/Sport+ for F10's that do not have DHP?

Is it...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-07-2011, 03:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 977
Posted By shortcut3d
My bigger issue with the volume is that it seems...

My bigger issue with the volume is that it seems to reset itself or lower.

I often find myself increasing the volume several times a day and the navigation volume almost every trip that I use...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-07-2011, 03:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,779
Posted By shortcut3d
The leather has worn fine since Sept. I've had...

The leather has worn fine since Sept. I've had to clean it a couple times due to new dark wash jeans rub off. But it clean fine with Lexol wipes that I keep in the trunk in floor compartment.
...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-03-2010, 06:12 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,616
Posted By shortcut3d
I'm doing better in the 535i with 8spd auto than...

I'm doing better in the 535i with 8spd auto than in my 335i with 6MT. Likely because I drive stick more aggressive. With that said, I'm getting about 400 miles per full tank. The estimate is based...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-15-2010, 02:20 PM
Replies: 322
Views: 72,700
Posted By shortcut3d
So far, lights and horn are working through the...

So far, lights and horn are working through the app on my F10. But I can't seem to get door lock confirmation or the location features to work. Google maps also does not work.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-31-2010, 09:11 AM
Replies: 322
Views: 72,700
Posted By shortcut3d
Hi All, The app stopped working for me. Well...

Hi All,

The app stopped working for me. Well the app works but no longer communicates with the car. I can send the command(data transmitted), but always get the car did not respond error.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-25-2010, 05:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,375
Posted By shortcut3d
Nice car. Very similar to mine. Good luck with...

Nice car. Very similar to mine. Good luck with this one. You'll love the car. I've come to find its very much a BMW, but even more refined than the previous generation.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-25-2010, 02:09 PM
Replies: 322
Views: 72,700
Posted By shortcut3d
Sorry.... I spoke to soon. It fails after send. ...

Sorry.... I spoke to soon. It fails after send. However, I got the same response when sending through Google Maps the first half a dozen times. My car is in a parking garage with no signal for BMW...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-25-2010, 12:36 PM
Replies: 322
Views: 72,700
Posted By shortcut3d
Nice! I got the BMW Remote App to work. I get...

Nice! I got the BMW Remote App to work. I get horn, headlights, lock/unlock, and send to car from Google Maps. Of all the features, the send to car from Google Maps will be used the most...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-07-2010, 02:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,548
Posted By shortcut3d
The new navigation now has a grey shaded 2D...

The new navigation now has a grey shaded 2D display that shows traffic Google Maps style instead of the old arrows. This view is available under the map settings. You get yellow and orange...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-07-2010, 02:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,548
Posted By shortcut3d
Sending addresses via Google Maps is a plus that...

Sending addresses via Google Maps is a plus that over comes the lack of touch screen input. I just wish Google enabled this feature on the iPad.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-29-2010, 03:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 6,888
Posted By shortcut3d
Really bad start. I wonder if they put the fuel...

Really bad start. I wonder if they put the fuel cap on correctly :rofl:
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-29-2010, 09:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,946
Posted By shortcut3d
The front suspension changed dramatically and the...

The front suspension changed dramatically and the rear was improved in the F10. Therefore, the engineers need to look at the wheel setup again for balanced handling. Typically, offset is used to...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-27-2010, 03:20 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,777
Posted By shortcut3d
I would probably say the new 6 should be the best...

I would probably say the new 6 should be the best of both worlds. A 4-door sedan could never compare to a roadster. Although, I'm still inspired by the F10.

Where do you guys find the place and...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-27-2010, 02:16 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,777
Posted By shortcut3d
I'm going from a 335i 6MT and should really...

I'm going from a 335i 6MT and should really notice the changes in the F10 535i. Right??? Well, of course its much larger. I have not found the steering flawed. Obviously, I have not pushed the car...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-24-2010, 06:15 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 9,038
Posted By shortcut3d
Premium HiFi may actually be standard on the...

Premium HiFi may actually be standard on the 550i, like navigation. It's definitely not standard on the 535i, but a very good option to have.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-23-2010, 09:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,733
Posted By shortcut3d
Your Lexol process is exactly right. I used it...

Your Lexol process is exactly right. I used it on my first car with leather interior to restore and followed it ever since. However, I do it about twice a year, not 6 to 8 times. I garage park...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-23-2010, 08:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,733
Posted By shortcut3d
Is the BMW application easier than Lexol's two...

Is the BMW application easier than Lexol's two stage and water application?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-23-2010, 08:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,733
Posted By shortcut3d
I've been a Lexol user for years as well. ...

I've been a Lexol user for years as well.

Anyone with experience with the BMW cleaner / conditioner that was mentioned in the tag attached to the multi-contour seat?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-23-2010, 07:22 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 9,221
Posted By shortcut3d
There are a lot of factors that go into the...

There are a lot of factors that go into the decision to buy tire insurance. Most importantly are your road conditions and driving habits. If your roads are well paved on your common routes then you...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-23-2010, 07:09 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,733
Posted By shortcut3d
Oyster / Black OR Venetian Beige Leather Care

How are people keeping their Oyster / Black or Venetian Beige leather clean? I had a frost (nearly identical to Oyster / Black) interior many years ago on a Nissan 350Z and never had a problem....
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-22-2010, 01:31 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,920
Posted By shortcut3d
I'm enjoying the 535i multi-contour seats. These...

I'm enjoying the 535i multi-contour seats. These seats are simply amazing and far better than what I already thought was a great seat in the 335i mult-contour seat.

My question is what is the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-22-2010, 11:15 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,449
Posted By shortcut3d
I previously had Black Sapphire and went with...

I previously had Black Sapphire and went with Graphite Gray. Black Sapphire looks great as long as its clean, but next to Jet Black it looks dull / dirty even when clean. Maintenance on Black...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-22-2010, 10:50 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,891
Posted By shortcut3d
FWIW, I never had an issue with my 335i RFT,...

FWIW, I never had an issue with my 335i RFT, except a nail in their 3rd year. The result was a very slow leak, which I ended up return the car on lease as is. :angel: No charge on lease return. I...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-21-2010, 03:27 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 7,411
Posted By shortcut3d
I got down to $729/mo but essentially doubled the...

I got down to $729/mo but essentially doubled the minimum "drive-off" amount. Sport Package, Premium 2, Comfort Access Package, Sport Auto Transmission.
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