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Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 05-09-2017, 02:07 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,381
Posted By ChrisF01
Did it in my previous F-Gen 7 series, no need to...

Did it in my previous F-Gen 7 series, no need to do it in the current generation, just put it into sport mode, its much more throatier.
Forum: BMW i3 I01 (2014 - Current) 05-09-2017, 01:55 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,326
Posted By ChrisF01
Judging from Tesla's batteries, hopefully one...

Judging from Tesla's batteries, hopefully one wouldn't lose almost half of it's range.

I think once EVs have 200-250+ mile ranges, the resale value may stabilize a bit, but you have a genuine...
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 05-08-2017, 02:34 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,154
Posted By ChrisF01
Dealer replaced battery and upgraded iDrive,...

Dealer replaced battery and upgraded iDrive, feature did not appear so I asked about it.

They wanted $$$ to include it and would not do it for free. They also said it comes only on the new 5er,...
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 04-07-2017, 12:48 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,114
Posted By ChrisF01
This is why I like BMW, you can pretty much put...

This is why I like BMW, you can pretty much put any option on any car (for the most part). Like if I wanted a $80k 530i with nearly 30k in options, they'd build it for me :rofl:
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 04-07-2017, 12:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,616
Posted By ChrisF01
?? It doesn't affect the old 7s, they have enough...

?? It doesn't affect the old 7s, they have enough problems :p
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-28-2017, 02:44 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,127
Posted By ChrisF01
I had one on my '13 and wouldn't get another one....

I had one on my '13 and wouldn't get another one.

Pros:
A 3M bra actually does drastically reduce the amount of road rash, works as intended. My '13 was white and the front bumper would have had...
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 03-28-2017, 01:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,910
Posted By ChrisF01
I'm really happy with mine too, just glad I got a...

I'm really happy with mine too, just glad I got a '16, they neutered some of the free maintenance with 2017 like rotors, windshield wipers, etc which is stupid.

Enjoy your car, I certainly do,...
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 03-28-2017, 01:43 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,114
Posted By ChrisF01
I test drove the 740 before the 750 for the G11. ...

I test drove the 740 before the 750 for the G11. I've had a 740Li and this is my 2nd 750i.

In your case I'd recommend getting the 740, its no slouch at all, never does it feel slow. And frankly...
Forum: BMW i3 I01 (2014 - Current) 03-14-2017, 03:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 768
Posted By ChrisF01
Why I want one; I've driven a Fiat 500 and...

Why I want one;

I've driven a Fiat 500 and was amazed at how ridiculously easy it is to park in pretty much whatever space you want. Going to LA, or really anywhere parking is tight/parallel...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-14-2017, 03:30 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 4,986
Posted By ChrisF01
I completely agree with you, I think Runflats are...

I completely agree with you, I think Runflats are garbage. I dont buy that BMW designs/tests/engineers around RFTs because EVERY BMW I have swapped to go-flats and the ride has improved...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-14-2017, 03:23 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 998
Posted By ChrisF01
Bottom one!:thumbup:

Bottom one!:thumbup:
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 01-27-2017, 01:44 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,307
Posted By ChrisF01
I like they finally got rid of the twin pipes on...

I like they finally got rid of the twin pipes on the left side, in favor of pipes that are symmetrical. The OCD in me likes a lot:rofl:
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 01-27-2017, 12:40 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,647
Posted By ChrisF01
Its a gimmick, wouldn't lose a second of sleep if...

Its a gimmick, wouldn't lose a second of sleep if it broke.
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 01-27-2017, 12:23 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,450
Posted By ChrisF01
I think Gesture control is a gimmick, I turned...

I think Gesture control is a gimmick, I turned mine off, haven't thought to myself once, "Oh I should turn that back on".



I felt the same way you did, but you should test drive one if...
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 01-16-2017, 04:19 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,104
Posted By ChrisF01
I think the Display key is cool, but I really...

I think the Display key is cool, but I really wish it had a key ring attachment, oh well.
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 01-16-2017, 04:07 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,424
Posted By ChrisF01
Love the car, but glad I got the 20's, those...

Love the car, but glad I got the 20's, those wheels - be it only 1" smaller, look much smaller for some reason, they look like 18s.

Congrats none the less
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 09-19-2016, 01:35 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,603
Posted By ChrisF01
Got a G! Coding?

Just got a new 7 series, has anyone gotten theirs coded yet?
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 06-22-2016, 08:49 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,268
Posted By ChrisF01
Funny at the 7 reveal they mentioned they were...

Funny at the 7 reveal they mentioned they were going to make non-runcraps an option. Yet to see that one. Marketing scheisse
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 12-16-2015, 02:37 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,244
Posted By ChrisF01
Wrong, Honda Accord Sport 4cyl

Wrong, Honda Accord Sport 4cyl
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 12-16-2015, 10:20 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,026
Posted By ChrisF01
I love ARS, corners like the car is on rails. ...

I love ARS, corners like the car is on rails. Though I did come from a 7, so the handling was close to a barge haha
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - 2015) 12-16-2015, 10:16 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,244
Posted By ChrisF01
I would ditch the M badge. Let's be honest it's...

I would ditch the M badge. Let's be honest it's not a true M car.

M engine? No
M transmission? No
M steering wheel? No
M seats? No
M suspension? No

Up to you, but I'd take that badge off...
Forum: BMW News 10-28-2015, 12:42 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 5,265
Posted By ChrisF01
The only problem is those non-matte colors are...

The only problem is those non-matte colors are going to be expensive, for no real reason. These colors should be a part of the choices you can get your car in. Silver/White/Black/Greys are starting...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 10-13-2015, 09:49 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,984
Posted By ChrisF01
First 6!

Hello all, just wanted to say hi as I'm moving from having a 7 series to a 6 coupe, what a HUGE difference! Same engine, but boy it feels like a rocket, and sounds so much more aggressive than my...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 10-09-2015, 04:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,403
Posted By ChrisF01
Email was from BMW FS, said it was not...

Email was from BMW FS, said it was not transferable. Sounds like it's just a case by case pull-ahead not necessarily a program going on.

Only fine print is that the pull-ahead is not open to M...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 10-08-2015, 11:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,403
Posted By ChrisF01
Oh thanks for the clarification regarding the...

Oh thanks for the clarification regarding the code name, been calling it the G11 since it debuted.

Yea tentatively I'd like to turn in between Dec 1-7th to take advantage of the offer, if there...
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