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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-28-2015, 06:21 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,543
Posted By IRIE I
I'm a little late to this thread.......getting...

I'm a little late to this thread.......getting about 34 MPG overall with lead foot, Have had zero problems, about 38K miles. Love the car. Don't notice the narrow torque band, had a 535i loaner the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-30-2015, 02:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 774
Posted By IRIE I
That was a nice present you gave yourself. I...

That was a nice present you gave yourself. I found the difference between the OEM runflats(Dunlop) and the PSS to be huge. Everything is better...... handling, noise, longevity, durability and they...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-30-2015, 02:34 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,431
Posted By IRIE I
Don't worry be happy.

Don't worry be happy.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-14-2015, 12:51 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,029
Posted By IRIE I
As far as reliability is concerned, my 535D is at...

As far as reliability is concerned, my 535D is at about 30K miles and zero problems with the car as of yet. Bulletproof so far(knock on wood).
I'm average about 34 MPG driving in Sport most of the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-15-2014, 03:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,692
Posted By IRIE I
Thanks for posting this.This looks like a great...

Thanks for posting this.This looks like a great solution. I was playing around with my Iphone 6+ the other day trying to figure out how to get it into the console using my old 4s cradle. I think it...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-08-2014, 12:34 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,730
Posted By IRIE I
I can only speak form my own experience but I...

I can only speak form my own experience but I find my Michelin Pilot Super Sport non RFT to be quieter, smoother riding(less stiff sidewall), better handling and they don't tram-line like the OEM...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-08-2014, 12:18 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,315
Posted By IRIE I
Every tire set up is a compromise one way or...

Every tire set up is a compromise one way or another. My first priority for a winter set up was for dry handling since 90%+ of the time in the winter you are not driving around in snow. I went with...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-01-2014, 12:11 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,615
Posted By IRIE I
Congrats and I also welcome you to the "dark...

Congrats and I also welcome you to the "dark side"!
Car looks sweet in that color........
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-27-2014, 07:03 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,242
Posted By IRIE I
This is the first issue I have had with the car...

This is the first issue I have had with the car after 14K miles. Happened twice, just briefly, guess it's not my imagination. Makes sense that the problem is heat related, only happened when the car...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-28-2014, 05:27 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,744
Posted By IRIE I
Congratulations and welcome to the 535D club. Let...

Congratulations and welcome to the 535D club. Let me assure you that your test drive impressions were accurate. After about 11K miles, I still say WOW every time I drive the car. Not a single...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-26-2014, 01:37 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,343
Posted By IRIE I
With the miles I drive I think I'll easily pay...

With the miles I drive I think I'll easily pay for the $1500 incremental cost over a 535i within two years. I'll probably drive it 6-7 years until the next gen LCI at least.
As far as "feel"...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-26-2014, 07:18 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,343
Posted By IRIE I
Congratulations!! I now have 11,500 miles on my...

Congratulations!!
I now have 11,500 miles on my 535D. Love the car. Not a single reliability issue, this thing feels bulletproof. Still puts big a big smile on my face every time I get on it....
Forum: Wheels and Tires 04-23-2014, 12:11 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 289
Posted By IRIE I
bump

bump
Forum: Wheels and Tires 04-18-2014, 01:42 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 289
Posted By IRIE I
Almost new Staggered Dunlop Sport Maxxtire set

I have four almost new Dunlop SP Sport Maxx GT DSST for sale. Size is 245/40-19 front 275/35-19 rear. These are run flat tires. OEM staggered sport set up for 2014 F10. OEM, used only used during...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-24-2014, 12:40 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,302
Posted By IRIE I
To really beat a dead horse I'll suggest that the...

To really beat a dead horse I'll suggest that the OP drive a diesel also.
I've got 10K on mine, not a single issue, over 34 MPG, loving life with this car.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-26-2014, 05:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 598
Posted By IRIE I
Wow. Looks like it's time to do some manual...

Wow. Looks like it's time to do some manual calculations. Seems like my trip computer is a little optimistic. The ad says "your mileage may vary", but I've never seen close to 29 MPG. Is your driving...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-25-2014, 02:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 598
Posted By IRIE I
Congratulations on your purchase, I think you...

Congratulations on your purchase, I think you will be very happy with your new ride.
I recently decided to reset my trip computer to see what I'm getting for mileage these days.
7,500 miles on the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-20-2014, 02:53 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,526
Posted By IRIE I
After 7,200 miles I'm averaging 34 MPG at an...

After 7,200 miles I'm averaging 34 MPG at an average speed of 42 MPH. I did a highway trip of about 200 miles once and saw 39.6 MPG, but that was being real careful to not to be a lead foot. I think...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-19-2014, 08:18 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,376
Posted By IRIE I
Yes, using the OEM wheels, so a nice staggered...

Yes, using the OEM wheels, so a nice staggered sport look(and performance)while on winter tires.
The plan is to go with aftermarket wheels, Beyern Spartan, in the spring with summer tires and be...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-17-2014, 08:45 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,376
Posted By IRIE I
Just wanted to report that I too am running...

Just wanted to report that I too am running Blizzak...... LM-60s on a RWD and getting around just fine. We have been getting a ton of snow in Boston this year and no issues yet. I'm using the OEM 19"...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-18-2014, 02:00 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,160
Posted By IRIE I
same here, Dunlop Sport Maxx

same here, Dunlop Sport Maxx
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-18-2014, 01:03 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,507
Posted By IRIE I
Nice to hear a positive review for once. I just...

Nice to hear a positive review for once. I just wish the major car mag(C&D?) tested this same setup in their comparo, I bet it would have done better than 4th out of 4.
But it really doesn't matter...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-11-2014, 09:25 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,952
Posted By IRIE I
I guess every dealer is different. If you are...

I guess every dealer is different. If you are looking for a top notch dealer in MA, Wagner BMW exceeded every expectation I had. I went to them with a very skinny fixed amount over ED cost offer. I...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-09-2014, 10:17 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,785
Posted By IRIE I
Agreed. No expert here but based on my experience...

Agreed. No expert here but based on my experience since you are planning on doing a dedicated winter set up, pick up a set of Blizzak LM-60s in your OEM size since they have closeout pricing now at...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-02-2014, 02:03 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,492
Posted By IRIE I
Choices were limited in 2001 when you bought your...

Choices were limited in 2001 when you bought your 530i, but that was one beautiful car.....any color.
Happy to have the choices now though.
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