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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-31-2014, 05:56 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,097
Posted By johnfinger
Take it to Safelight...the do a wonderful job for...

Take it to Safelight...the do a wonderful job for $550 versus $1400 at the dealer here, and use German glass.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-15-2014, 05:40 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 949
Posted By johnfinger
All can say is that is night an day difference...

All can say is that is night an day difference versus the Memphis dealer....many of us now make the 3 hour drive to the Nashville dealer where they actually treat you like a customer.
:thumbdwn:
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-06-2014, 05:01 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,282
Posted By johnfinger
Acceleration Hesitation

I'm about there, too. BMW touts performance in their sedans yet we have to put up with this emabarrassing situation. They need to get it addressed ,before more of us move to the better, faster cars...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-01-2014, 01:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 544
Posted By johnfinger
Snap-in Phone Adapter iPhone 5s

Getting ready to order one of these for my 2013 535i M-sport, but noticed the display pic shows phone out of case. Must you remove the Otter cover from your phone in order for it to fit into the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-26-2013, 03:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 344
Posted By johnfinger
Power Outlets

Just installed radar detector (non hardwire) and would like for power outlet to shut down when I turn ignition off so I don't have to turn the unit on/off every time I get into the car. Is there any...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-21-2013, 06:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 975
Posted By johnfinger
i-Drive Update

We're all aware of the latest software update for iPhones (iOS 7.0) that is provided to iPhone users FREE. Why doesn't BMW do the same for us owners whenever they upgrade the iDrive software (as...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-05-2013, 06:04 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,989
Posted By johnfinger
I agree with Mark K on the PSS's....swapped off...

I agree with Mark K on the PSS's....swapped off RFTs when car had 1000 miles and couldn't believe the difference in road grip and overall handling.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-15-2013, 05:45 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,810
Posted By johnfinger
Replace......them all! RFTs totally suck and you...

Replace......them all! RFTs totally suck and you will not be sorry once you notice the difference in ride and handling with a quality non-RFT, such as Michelin PSS.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-02-2013, 12:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 560
Posted By johnfinger
Touch-up Paint

I own a 2013 535i M-Sport and need to know how you go about ordering touch up paint for the black portion of the side mirrors. The car is Titanium Silver but the extension piece for the mirrors is...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-17-2013, 06:24 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 834
Posted By johnfinger
BMW Office

Thanks. In short....email doesn't work, only text? Quite alright...not like that's one of the reasons I bought a BMW to DRIVE...not play on email. :)
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-16-2013, 06:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 834
Posted By johnfinger
BMW Office

I have a 2013 535i M-Sport. Have read thru the owners manual pertaining to Office many times but cannot get my iPhone to post email in Office...nothing other than basic Bluetooth call feature (so...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-26-2013, 05:22 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,986
Posted By johnfinger
Well, went ahead and ordered Michelin PSS from...

Well, went ahead and ordered Michelin PSS from Tire Rack yesterday...should be delivered next week. Any special instructions I need to give the crew at Gateway tire about mounting them...other than...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-26-2013, 05:15 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,317
Posted By johnfinger
This is an exact dup of my car...you'll be so...

This is an exact dup of my car...you'll be so glad you went with the M-Sport features! I love the Titanium Silver.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-19-2013, 06:37 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,986
Posted By johnfinger
Replacing RFs

I know there's been a lot of discussion on this but I can't take it anymore after 5000 miles. Have narrowed down to Continental Extreme DW or Michelin PSS. Which is best? (This ought to start some...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-06-2013, 05:59 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 5,570
Posted By johnfinger
Pardon the dumb question, but....LCI?? What is...

Pardon the dumb question, but....LCI?? What is this acronym?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-09-2012, 06:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 923
Posted By johnfinger
Replace RFs?

Absolutely hate the OE Dunlop RFs....feel like your driving on rocks feeling every little bump in the road. Would you recommend replacing with another supreme RF such as the Michelin, or a good...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-01-2012, 06:08 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,643
Posted By johnfinger
How did you reprogram the switch? Or, must a...

How did you reprogram the switch? Or, must a dealer do this?? Thanks.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-17-2012, 06:00 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,321
Posted By johnfinger
Clay Bar

How often should you do a clay treatment on your exterior...is it possible to overdo it? I took delivery of my 2013 535 M-Sport 8 weeks ago and with us heading into winter thought about claying and...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-28-2012, 08:00 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,796
Posted By johnfinger
May be a game but this was told to me by both of...

May be a game but this was told to me by both of my "local" dealers....
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-27-2012, 07:33 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,796
Posted By johnfinger
Typical game is they will never offer nor allow...

Typical game is they will never offer nor allow you the use of a loaner if you didn't buy the car from the dealership doing the maintenance. I traveled 200 miles to buy my car due to the asinine...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-21-2012, 06:43 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 9,280
Posted By johnfinger
Programming Sport Mode

On my 2013 M-sport, once you select sport mode, the i-drive screen shows in red what is affected. This is no option to do anything further...after searching all over the i-drive for about an hour...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-20-2012, 06:33 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 9,280
Posted By johnfinger
Reprogram Sport mode?

I have a 2013 535i M-sport. How do you reprogram the Sport mode to only adjust the shocks and not the (higher) transmission shift points?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-07-2012, 08:00 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,912
Posted By johnfinger
Yep, live in Memphis but drove to Nashville to...

Yep, live in Memphis but drove to Nashville to buy my latest vehicle....go figure.

:tsk:
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-07-2012, 07:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,496
Posted By johnfinger
Yep, I was just told the same thing...

Yep, I was just told the same thing yesterday....cradles for iPhone 5 N/A for at least several months. Great concept!

Just picked my 2013 535i M sport last week...pics to foll:thumbup:ow!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-23-2012, 07:06 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 474
Posted By johnfinger
Question New i-Drive?

Is the new version available in the US yet? I have a '13 535i M-Sport on order so curious which version will be included with the auto. Thanks.
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