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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-12-2014, 06:10 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 19,492
Posted By kssod
Was at the dealer having my snows put on and...

Was at the dealer having my snows put on and looked around bit at some 2015 F10s. If the Nappa is the smooth flat finished leather seats on the M-Sports, I don't care for the appearance. I prefer...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-02-2014, 09:52 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 653
Posted By kssod
IF I can get new at the same cost then no...

IF I can get new at the same cost then no additional out of pocket for tires, brakes etc. the CPO is covered under the original service contract until 50k miles but my service indicator does not...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-02-2014, 07:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 653
Posted By kssod
keep or buy a new one

I own a 2012 535 xdrive M sport with all the options. Original sticker 69k, bought CPO 2 yrs ago with 11k miles and now 41k. There is nothing that I do not like about the car. It is a rare combo...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-25-2014, 04:27 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 627
Posted By kssod
Tirerack is excellent. Have bought a winter...

Tirerack is excellent. Have bought a winter package for both my Jetta ,and MDX. Went with the BMW package, dealer had a set that was on a car that never sold and matched price
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-22-2014, 06:20 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 627
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, 05:47 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,763
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, 07:29 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 451
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, 08:56 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,724
Posted By kssod
+1

+1
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-03-2014, 07:04 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 468
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, 06:05 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 811
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, 09:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 447
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, 06:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 447
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, 08:59 AM
Replies: 1,518
Views: 85,928
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, 10:25 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 504
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, 05:31 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 247
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, 01:15 PM
Replies: 1,744
Views: 217,908
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, 05:33 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 660
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, 08:22 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,808
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, 08:16 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 754
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, 02:01 PM
Replies: 1,744
Views: 217,908
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, 01:56 PM
Replies: 1,744
Views: 217,908
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, 05:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 479
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, 08:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 524
Posted By kssod
Detailer Domain

Detailer Domain
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-17-2014, 05:50 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 11,454
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, 07:40 AM
Replies: 204
Views: 9,424
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. ...
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