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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) Yesterday, 05:20 AM
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Views: 305
Posted By kssod
I bought the OEM 17" set with the Dunlop 3D RFT...

I bought the OEM 17" set with the Dunlop 3D RFT snows last year after the first year with the LS2 in Cleveland. Amazing in the wet slush and snow on my 12 535 Xdrive. The ride is better than the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-09-2014, 04:47 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,557
Posted By kssod
Remember for snow function trumps form and look....

Remember for snow function trumps form and look. For my 12 535 X-drive M sport
I went with the BMW 17" wheel and tire (Dunlop 3D DSST) and they were absolutely phenomenal in the snow and slush. The...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-05-2014, 06:29 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 405
Posted By kssod
Next 5 series release?

What is the model life cycle for the 5 series? Is the next generation planned for 2016?

I have a phenomenally good 2012 535 Xdrive M sport with all the extras that I bought CPO that has 40k...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-03-2014, 07:56 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,338
Posted By kssod
+1

+1
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-03-2014, 06:04 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 430
Posted By kssod
Service past due

Started my 535 this AM and Service past due pops up in the display.
Display notes last service 01/2000.

In Vehicle status same thing but, oil brakes etc all are not do for at least 1 year.
...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-03-2014, 05:05 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 742
Posted By kssod
My big negative with a lease is that the money...

My big negative with a lease is that the money factor interest is calculated on the (cap-residual) plus the cap cost. So in essense one is paying interest on 150% of the car cost assuming an approx...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-16-2014, 08:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 415
Posted By kssod
You are correct, it also says in the manual that...

You are correct, it also says in the manual that the lights shut off when the door is opened, thus pathway lighting doesn't really apply to the headlighTS

My pathway light is set to 40 secs.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-15-2014, 05:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 415
Posted By kssod
2012 F10 Lighting questions

As it is getting darker a bit earlier I had a couple of lighting questions.

1) Is there a setting to delay the headlights from shutting off after the car is turned off (2pushes) and the driver's...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-29-2014, 07:59 AM
Replies: 1,510
Views: 84,065
Posted By kssod
Sounds like a great idea to upgrade. Shawn...

Sounds like a great idea to upgrade.
Shawn please add me to your list, I'd appreciate your assistance.

One caveat, I am a Mac guy, will this work?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-08-2014, 09:25 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 478
Posted By kssod
Best driving experience and education my son...

Best driving experience and education my son ever had. The staff is awesome, facilities top notch, and program educational, fun and informative.
Highly recommend.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-23-2014, 04:31 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 241
Posted By kssod
2012 535 X Drive: 2 qustions

1) My radio steering wheel scroll button has begun to default to what ever band I last played upon start up. The radio i-drive is set to presets, and contains both FM, AM and Sirrius. Upon start ...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-16-2014, 12:15 PM
Replies: 1,744
Views: 214,814
Posted By kssod
I would contact the local BMW corporate...

I would contact the local BMW corporate representative and complain about the dealership not being responsible, and file a complaint against the dealership.
They know that there is a problem with...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-28-2014, 04:33 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 647
Posted By kssod
Future 5 series

Historically, the best time to buy is the end of the year. My 2012 will have close to 40k miles by December, and will still be covered under the original service and CPO warranty. These factors...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-27-2014, 07:22 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,395
Posted By kssod
It is very handy to designate one of the...

It is very handy to designate one of the programmable buttons to take you directly to messages.

A little envelope shows up on the screen when a new message comes in, I simply press the designated...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-27-2014, 07:16 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 734
Posted By kssod
Very nice! Did the dealer install the black...

Very nice!

Did the dealer install the black grill or did you do it your self?


2012 535 drive space grey over cinnamon, cold weather,premium, premium sound, tech, sport trans, HUD
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-08-2014, 01:01 PM
Replies: 1,744
Views: 214,814
Posted By kssod
DriveGuard

Looks like a serenity plus rft
Available in our size.


Bridgestone Americas Inc. has launched a line of tires designed to combine run-flat capability with the smooth ride of a conventional tire....
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-08-2014, 12:56 PM
Replies: 1,744
Views: 214,814
Posted By kssod
Received the new tirerack catalog a few weeks...

Received the new tirerack catalog a few weeks ago. Bridgestone has a new grand touring all season run flat coming out. Bridgestone DriveGuard.
No indication as to what sizes are planned, but might...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-24-2014, 04:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 474
Posted By kssod
CTEK battery tender. works great on my...

CTEK battery tender.

works great on my corvette all winter
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 03-23-2014, 07:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 512
Posted By kssod
Detailer Domain

Detailer Domain
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-17-2014, 04:50 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 11,106
Posted By kssod
IMO, a CPO 650/640 xdrive GC, or new S7 would be...

IMO, a CPO 650/640 xdrive GC, or new S7 would be a better way to spend 85k
Every time I think exotic, exclusive, etc, I ask myself would I take it on a road trip on a sunday? Would AAA or roadside...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-12-2014, 06:40 AM
Replies: 204
Views: 9,166
Posted By kssod
Essentially for the price of 4 19" LS2 you can...

Essentially for the price of 4 19" LS2 you can get a dedicated 17" BMW snow wheel package. The LS2 would not be good for 3 winters if ran on the car full time. This way you have the best of both. ...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-10-2014, 04:58 AM
Replies: 204
Views: 9,166
Posted By kssod
Last year stock 19" LS2 RFT on my 2012 535...

Last year stock 19" LS2 RFT on my 2012 535 X-drive M sport. This year 17" Dunlop 3D DSST winter package. Unbelievable difference in all facets of Cleveland winter driving. The most significant is...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-19-2013, 04:56 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,445
Posted By kssod
Try a CPO F10, a great value. Last year my 2012...

Try a CPO F10, a great value. Last year my 2012 F10 M sport stickered for 69k and I bought it for 54.5k with 11k miles.
I compared the GS350 AWD to the F10 extensively. Little things in the GS...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-16-2013, 05:22 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,196
Posted By kssod
I went with the BMW 17" set up with the Dunlop...

I went with the BMW 17" set up with the Dunlop 3D. Slightly louder than the LS2 (expected), great snow grip so far in Cleveland. Just came back from a trip to Columbus, relatively dry roads, drove...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-09-2013, 05:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 716
Posted By kssod
You can also disable the DSC so that you can get...

You can also disable the DSC so that you can get a bit of wheel spin.
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