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Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) Yesterday, 10:13 PM
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Posted By daders
There is nothing called a comfort or comfortable...

There is nothing called a comfort or comfortable package for 2014 MY.

Please go to google and search: BMW VIN decoder This will allow you to look up exactly what options are on the vehicle. ...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) Yesterday, 09:42 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 586
Posted By daders
Ernest is in his soapbox...:tsk:...at least it's...

Ernest is in his soapbox...:tsk:...at least it's not aimed at my OT comments :angel:

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Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) Yesterday, 11:47 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 586
Posted By daders
He was probably trying to get his YouTube count...

He was probably trying to get his YouTube count hit up ;-p
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) Yesterday, 09:07 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 618
Posted By daders
That, my friend, is your friendly 450#/ft of...

That, my friend, is your friendly 450#/ft of torque working against the momentum of a 2+ ton object!
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) Yesterday, 09:03 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 6,510
Posted By daders
You could post it in the "I parked my GT next to...

You could post it in the "I parked my GT next to a little car" thread...make sure to include front rear and profile views. Ernest has many examples you can view there
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 01-29-2015, 10:48 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 6,510
Posted By daders
Btw, what is that orange machine by the GT?

Btw, what is that orange machine by the GT?
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 01-29-2015, 10:45 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 6,510
Posted By daders
It is actually better (if no wash is on the...

It is actually better (if no wash is on the horizon) to leave the car outside as the rise in temperature will allow the chemical reaction of the salt with metal to speed up.
Obviously this won't...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 01-28-2015, 09:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 312
Posted By daders
BMW switched to all electric in 2013 I...

BMW switched to all electric in 2013 I believe...ours is non X-drive and hydraulic. I do not care for electronic steering, it feels too resistant against turns with a spongy sort of feedback... Hard...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 01-28-2015, 10:11 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 6,510
Posted By daders
Lets see everybodys 5GT, pic thread!

Perhaps I could suggest a winter camp for your GT in the DFW area? It will be garage kept, rarely driven and returned polished ;-)

Update: today is shorts and tshirt weather.
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 01-27-2015, 02:25 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,669
Posted By daders
@jminock: There are far too many reasons to walk...

@jminock: There are far too many reasons to walk away from the N63 engine with too many owners on various Bimmer sites stating they have had many of these fixes performed and the symptoms return. I...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 01-26-2015, 10:25 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 6,510
Posted By daders
Stunning pworfolk, the GT looks right at home...

Stunning pworfolk, the GT looks right at home amongst the foliage. Welcome and hope you have many more happy motoring days!
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 01-24-2015, 02:37 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 618
Posted By daders
A pair of us have Hankooks on ours with no...

A pair of us have Hankooks on ours with no complaints. Search: "daders new tires" and you can find the thread.

As an update we have almost 7k miles on them and I can see definite wear on rear...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 01-23-2015, 08:56 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 586
Posted By daders
Well...this is simply unacceptable. :p As...

Well...this is simply unacceptable. :p As founder of this thread and elder statesman we cannot tolerate this lack of knowledge...your firm footing as one of the GT board of directors seems to be...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 01-23-2015, 04:07 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 586
Posted By daders
So are they simply not making the RWD available...

So are they simply not making the RWD available in the US or are they eliminating them from factory output (which I would be shocked if latter is true)?



I fear she now scoffs at N54s as being...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 01-23-2015, 03:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 234
Posted By daders
535GT examples: ...

535GT examples:
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?p=8666172
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=627569

550GT example:

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Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 01-23-2015, 02:18 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 586
Posted By daders
Bit of a catchall statement...but hits a little...

Bit of a catchall statement...but hits a little truer specifically to us.
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 01-23-2015, 01:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 233
Posted By daders
Jad's e-nirvana: a thin film with sensors that...

Jad's e-nirvana: a thin film with sensors that can be rolled/adhered to entire parking lot which IDs EVs and can charge wirelessly...For that matter you can just roll it on the highway and never...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 01-23-2015, 12:57 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 586
Posted By daders
Headline: BMWNA keeps removing incentive to...

Headline: BMWNA keeps removing incentive to become a 2 GT household...in the South
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 01-23-2015, 12:52 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,096
Posted By daders
Errr, just clean your car already rogue ;-)

Errr, just clean your car already rogue ;-)
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 01-22-2015, 06:36 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,669
Posted By daders
Glad to hear your good experience but I'm...

Glad to hear your good experience but I'm confused by the two different paragraphs...top says parts need to be changed regardless but bottom says need submission to ID parts that need to be...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 01-18-2015, 07:53 PM
Replies: 210
Views: 10,362
Posted By daders
Wow, sounds like our GT is the other embryo of a...

Wow, sounds like our GT is the other embryo of a fraternal twin with the similarity of 4 injectors and whistling noise you describe...and we're in the metroplex :yikes:

I'm considering holding...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 01-18-2015, 07:06 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,721
Posted By daders
+1 But if you run into issues they have some...

+1

But if you run into issues they have some serious gurus (Shawn Sheridan) in the coding forum along with a beginner's guide and cheat sheet for the F10.
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 01-17-2015, 06:11 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 407
Posted By daders
I would think its the actual suspension...

I would think its the actual suspension part...never heard anybody have a line problem (owned an E39 with same design for ~10 yrs). Hopefully this is true, it would be a pain to identify a leak from...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 01-09-2015, 09:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 353
Posted By daders
"Real" weather, right Fish? Did someone steal...

"Real" weather, right Fish? Did someone steal the rest of your car cover? Or is that the Canadian "redneck" version (aka white tank top aka wife beater)? Ever think someone could make a paragraph...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 01-09-2015, 02:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 477
Posted By daders
Plan on more maintenance visits than the vehicles...

Plan on more maintenance visits than the vehicles you have come from, but if you stay on top of recommended maintenance there is no reason not to expect 200k+ miles out of these engines.

Point in...
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