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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-18-2014, 07:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 229
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: 28
Views: 899
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: 3,810
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: 3,810
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: 229
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: 639
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: 639
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: 639
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: 639
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: 639
Posted By pal joey
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-08-2014, 03:47 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 639
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: 639
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: 1,744
Views: 217,982
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: 1,088
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: 1,744
Views: 217,982
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: 714
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: 1,744
Views: 217,982
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: 1,744
Views: 217,982
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...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-08-2014, 05:07 AM
Replies: 1,744
Views: 217,982
Posted By pal joey
first i saw of that tire. there are very few...

first i saw of that tire.
there are very few reviews written about it .
reviews i did read are not positive.

still it is finally an alternative to the ls2 which is so bad it cant be that hard...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-03-2014, 11:22 AM
Replies: 1,744
Views: 217,982
Posted By pal joey
some thoughts on the good year ls2. i dont know...

some thoughts on the good year ls2.
i dont know if this question has been raised here in the past.

the 245 40 19 tires only affect a small mumber of bmw cars, xdrive with m sport package.
it...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-20-2014, 03:38 AM
Replies: 1,744
Views: 217,982
Posted By pal joey
one suggestion,go to costco switch out to...

one suggestion,go to costco switch out to traditional tires and purchase roadside hazard insurance with them.
carry a small air compressor in trunk , $20. in sears, along with a can of tire...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-17-2014, 07:33 AM
Replies: 1,744
Views: 217,982
Posted By pal joey
2 weeks ago i called good year. i posted here on...

2 weeks ago i called good year. i posted here on page 61.
good year informed me changes were first made to run flat ls2 roadside hazard warranty in november 2012.
i had known changes were made i...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-06-2014, 01:32 PM
Replies: 1,744
Views: 217,982
Posted By pal joey
back in november 2012 good year made changes to...

back in november 2012 good year made changes to the tire warranty. i thought it only affected drivers who purchased new after that cutoff date. it didnt, it also affected drivers who purchased new...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-03-2014, 08:29 AM
Replies: 251
Views: 26,562
Posted By pal joey
they also claim that the battery warning light is...

they also claim that the battery warning light is more sentitive in these cars then some others.
this is the answer they gave when i asked them why my wife,and son both drive acura's and neither...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-03-2014, 04:22 AM
Replies: 251
Views: 26,562
Posted By pal joey
i posted here a couple of weeks ago about my...

i posted here a couple of weeks ago about my battery. il now update.
brief history. my car was 2 years old this past holloween. this is its 3rd winter.
no problems to about a month ago ,then...
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