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Forum: F06 Gran Coupe (2013 - Current) 06-03-2013, 04:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 557
Posted By joshbw
Ok my mistake then. Thanks for the feedback guys...

Ok my mistake then. Thanks for the feedback guys love my new 650 GC!
Forum: F06 Gran Coupe (2013 - Current) 05-23-2013, 10:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 557
Posted By joshbw
Brakes

Anyone feel that the breaks on the 650 GC are undersized??? The car seems to slow down well but every time I need the car to come to a complete stop I feel like my brake pedal is depressed way more...
Forum: F06 Gran Coupe (2013 - Current) 04-30-2013, 11:38 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,978
Posted By joshbw
I just took down a 2013 last week. If I were you...

I just took down a 2013 last week. If I were you I would move because there are not many cars available. There are either a bunch that sticker at 110k or a bunch that sticker at 98k but that in...
Forum: F06 Gran Coupe (2013 - Current) 04-26-2013, 07:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,545
Posted By joshbw
My personal opinion is listen to the B&O first if...

My personal opinion is listen to the B&O first if you can. I heard it and to me there was no way it was worth its 4k price.
Forum: F06 Gran Coupe (2013 - Current) 04-20-2013, 08:43 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,027
Posted By joshbw
Well to put a end to this thread I found the...

Well to put a end to this thread I found the exact same car EXCEPT it's titanium silver instead of carbon black. I took the car because it was one of the last 2013 available optioned the way I...
Forum: F06 Gran Coupe (2013 - Current) 04-18-2013, 11:04 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,027
Posted By joshbw
Very good advice wine country and I thank you for...

Very good advice wine country and I thank you for it. Insurance totaled car this am, and I am working now with BMW to track down another one. Its a tough loss but thankfully its only the car that...
Forum: F06 Gran Coupe (2013 - Current) 04-14-2013, 05:57 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,027
Posted By joshbw
Thanks for the comments guys. Nobody got hurt...

Thanks for the comments guys. Nobody got hurt and walked away without a scratch and a car is a car. I hope it comes back to me but if it doesn't that's OK too. Do to the fact that its 100k+ car...
Forum: F06 Gran Coupe (2013 - Current) 04-13-2013, 07:23 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,027
Posted By joshbw
Unhappy Banged up brand new 650 gc

Hey guys I could use some information from any of you that have been threw this in the past. Long story short my 650 with 400 miles slid into a tree the other night in the rain. At first look the...
Forum: F06 Gran Coupe (2013 - Current) 03-17-2013, 04:14 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,786
Posted By joshbw
So I went with the tire and wheel for 1600 for...

So I went with the tire and wheel for 1600 for three years. The insurance guy at BMW showed me his price list and next month for NY NJ CT its going to 2900 with a 50.00 detectable per item claimed. ...
Forum: F06 Gran Coupe (2013 - Current) 03-15-2013, 11:22 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 657
Posted By joshbw
I have the adaptive drive on my 2011 550 and I am...

I have the adaptive drive on my 2011 550 and I am not sure that its really worth the money. You certainly never know that its doing anything and something tells me these cars will handle just fine...
Forum: F06 Gran Coupe (2013 - Current) 03-15-2013, 08:16 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,786
Posted By joshbw
Yeah I am in the North East so don't think she...

Yeah I am in the North East so don't think she can help me out. Anyone else from the NE getting quotes near 2k for wheel and tire? My dealer "says" its going up close to 3k starting in May but that...
Forum: F06 Gran Coupe (2013 - Current) 03-14-2013, 10:43 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,786
Posted By joshbw
Tire and Wheel insuracne

Hey guys picking up 650xi GC on Saturday and being quoted 1900 for tire and wheel for three years. I always have gotten the insurance in the past but I dont ever remember it costing this much. Am I...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-07-2011, 05:15 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 12,054
Posted By joshbw
The Michelin are soft in my opinion. Best tire I...

The Michelin are soft in my opinion. Best tire I ever owned for combination of handling and any kind of value what so ever has been the Potenza series. I have used them on two 550's and on 911 C2S,...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-07-2011, 05:10 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,193
Posted By joshbw
I use it once or twice a week... It always works...

I use it once or twice a week... It always works well for me, the only thing it does consistently is go further past the space then you would normally think too. I love it, because while I have been...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-20-2011, 07:03 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,522
Posted By joshbw
I drive in and around NYC alot and the roads...

I drive in and around NYC alot and the roads there can eat up lower profile tires. I decided to get the insurance and 2 weeks after picking up my car I got a nail in my rear tire. Went back to...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-24-2011, 06:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,760
Posted By joshbw
I had a vibration noise similar to that. It was...

I had a vibration noise similar to that. It was the seat belt "buckle" bouncing around on the side of the front seat. I swore it was coming from the back seat myself. Check it out maybe a easy...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-08-2011, 02:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,355
Posted By joshbw
mpg on the this F-10 550i not impresevie at all,...

mpg on the this F-10 550i not impresevie at all, however its not my biggest concern when looking at cars. I would agree with the 230-240 a tank estimate.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-04-2011, 10:45 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,868
Posted By joshbw
Thanks Tim maybe I will bring it in then.....

Thanks Tim maybe I will bring it in then.....
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-04-2011, 04:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,868
Posted By joshbw
Yeah this is happening after I push the button. ...

Yeah this is happening after I push the button. Like I said 95% of the time it works no problem but every now and again it almost closes and then just stops. Being that I cant really recreate the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-03-2011, 06:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,868
Posted By joshbw
Automatic trunk closing

Every now and again when I press the button on the trunk for auto close it will go down 95% and then stop. If I push gently on it, it will close. Anyone else expineceing this?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-03-2011, 06:21 PM
Replies: 275
Views: 37,366
Posted By joshbw
I do not have the dot on my post sept 550i m...

I do not have the dot on my post sept 550i m sport with everything except night vizzzz and the ski bag
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-29-2010, 12:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,257
Posted By joshbw
SPF 50 should help

SPF 50 should help
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-21-2010, 06:30 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,699
Posted By joshbw
The auto headlights on the F-10 are awful. I...

The auto headlights on the F-10 are awful. I brought it to the dealer they had no answers, they adjusted the sensitivity a bit but it really didn't help. I wish they would address it because if you...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-17-2010, 09:56 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,327
Posted By joshbw
Absolutely there is a fan that runs somewhere in...

Absolutely there is a fan that runs somewhere in the engine compartment after shut down from time to time. I hear it clear as day, my Porsche used to do this also.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-16-2010, 07:23 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,785
Posted By joshbw
Hey check this link out. These are really the...

Hey check this link out. These are really the only actual user photos I have found with this trim package. The pics are toward the top of the page....
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