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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-14-2014, 07:15 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,713
Posted By pal joey
4k miles,i m assuming this is your first winter....

4k miles,i m assuming this is your first winter. its more a cold weather problem.
i made it into my 3 winter . it was replaced january of this year.
car was 27 months old, and only had 7,900...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-14-2014, 04:14 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,713
Posted By pal joey
has anyone ignored these dash light warnings and...

has anyone ignored these dash light warnings and not had a problem ?

about a year ago bmw replaced my then only 2 year old battery.
the service advisor informed me that the system is over...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-04-2014, 04:05 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 927
Posted By pal joey
"sa said it might be stuck due to coffee or...

"sa said it might be stuck due to coffee or liquid."

i have heard this more then enough to know that this is a bmw recurring theme. somehow, someway, they often feel the need to attempt to shift...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-01-2014, 05:22 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 927
Posted By pal joey
another bmw peculiarity........... BMW...

another bmw peculiarity...........

BMW Powertrain Warranty
Unlike some car manufacturers, BMW does not offer a separate powertrain warranty. Repairs needed to the components of the powertrain,...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-30-2014, 06:55 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 3,427
Posted By pal joey
bmw clearly gives motivation to those considering...

bmw clearly gives motivation to those considering or who prefer the lease.
im not seeing the motivation for the buyer, who has to sell or trade, and might have concerns about resale value.
there...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-30-2014, 05:37 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 3,427
Posted By pal joey
ive nevered leased, and this is my first bmw. ...

ive nevered leased, and this is my first bmw.
so im on the outside looking in, and i have a number of questions .

why would bmw rig the game to maximize leases, and as a result reduce sales?...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-26-2014, 06:53 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 3,427
Posted By pal joey
good luck with the audi. they make some good cars.

good luck with the audi. they make some good cars.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-18-2014, 07:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 248
Posted By pal joey
you are correct sir. i contacted slime directly....

you are correct sir. i contacted slime directly. they claim the 40022 inflator is 180 watts.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-18-2014, 05:51 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,713
Posted By pal joey
they put so much into these cars the battery cant...

they put so much into these cars the battery cant support it.
bmw suggests you drive around in circles a couple of times a week, or plug it in.
to me neither is acceptable, nor should it be to...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-18-2014, 05:44 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 4,285
Posted By pal joey
in between the 3 and the 5 is the 4. like...

in between the 3 and the 5 is the 4.
like goldiocks said... this is just right.
im going in tommorow for a test drive.
we shall see.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-18-2014, 05:40 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 4,285
Posted By pal joey
its not only too big, its also too heavy. it...

its not only too big, its also too heavy. it excels on the open road. its a big fat highway cruiser.
like some others bmw sacrificed performance for luxury. they sell a lot so this must be what...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-14-2014, 08:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 248
Posted By pal joey
fuse question

i have been using a slime tire inflator #70005. the manufacturer only stated it needs a 15 amp fuse ,12 volt system. the unit draws 180 watts. my 2012 535 auxilliary receptacle only states 12...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-09-2014, 05:47 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 673
Posted By pal joey
pics of wheel that was replaced

pics of wheel that was replaced
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-08-2014, 06:46 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 673
Posted By pal joey
thanks jagu. thats looks just like what i have...

thanks jagu.
thats looks just like what i have now. maybe after 3 years i just didnt remember.

i never suspected any after market wheel.
i just thought if there were enough failures it wouldnt...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-08-2014, 06:15 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 673
Posted By pal joey
i have some concerns, but not many because ive...

i have some concerns, but not many because ive already had this car for 3 years and it will soon be replaced.

i only posted to see if there was a manufacturing flaw with original wheel,or was it...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-08-2014, 04:09 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 673
Posted By pal joey
thanks for the instructions

thanks for the instructions
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-08-2014, 04:08 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 673
Posted By pal joey
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-08-2014, 03:47 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 673
Posted By pal joey
how do i post them? i took 2 pics. i have...

how do i post them?

i took 2 pics. i have them on my iphone and in my email.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-08-2014, 10:08 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 673
Posted By pal joey
m sport steering wheel

i have a 2012 535 . maybe 12,000 miles.

the wheel had fading or discoloring, on upper section of the wheel,
that gave the appearance of premature wear.

service department authorized,and then...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-20-2014, 06:21 PM
Replies: 1,747
Views: 221,342
Posted By pal joey
more then likely you just need air. i would...

more then likely you just need air.
i would check all four for pressure .
also do a visual inspection for possible sidewall bubbles, or nail or screw in tire thread.
if tire is damaged contact bmw...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-18-2014, 07:46 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,125
Posted By pal joey
nice choice...enjoy...and dont look back. im...

nice choice...enjoy...and dont look back.
im looking foward to moving on myself....someday soon.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-13-2014, 05:27 AM
Replies: 1,747
Views: 221,342
Posted By pal joey
avoid the dealership... and deal directly with...

avoid the dealership... and deal directly with good year.
inform them you want out of these problematic tires,and request a credit based on existing thread wear,that you can then use towards 4 new...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-19-2014, 08:04 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 729
Posted By pal joey
if they wont drive on the highway at 60 mph,what...

if they wont drive on the highway at 60 mph,what would they do for you if and when you bring it back if it worsens as advised.
if they cant duplicate it, they cant fix, and if they wont drive on the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-11-2014, 02:36 PM
Replies: 1,747
Views: 221,342
Posted By pal joey
im with you. i just switched tires a few days...

im with you.
i just switched tires a few days ago. waiting for the slime kit to arrive from amazon.

if you didnt get roadside hazard on your new tires look into getting it.
mine was $31. per...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-08-2014, 01:41 PM
Replies: 1,747
Views: 221,342
Posted By pal joey
went into good year company owned store today. ...

went into good year company owned store today.
some of their stores are privately owned.
had bubbles in 2 front tires,less then 9,000 miles on car.

tire guy informs me they are on national back...
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