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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-07-2015, 11:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 263
Posted By vkperigord
Thanks! I will try that.

Thanks! I will try that.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-07-2015, 09:07 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 263
Posted By vkperigord
Bluetooth issue

Every now and then when I'm on my iPhone 6 while in the car and using the Bluetooth feature, every so often the car would drop the connection to the phone mid-call. I have to then go to the phone...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-07-2015, 09:00 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 259
Posted By vkperigord
Speaker Crackle Noise

Anyone ever notice their speakers giving a crackle noise when the music is turned up high with a lot of bass?

I've got the upgraded speaker system, so I believe this should not be an issue...
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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-27-2012, 06:26 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 6,568
Posted By vkperigord
I wash my own! I would have to wait for an...

I wash my own!

I would have to wait for an hour for someone to wash it, so I might as well take the hour and wash it myself.

In the winter, I may have someone else wash it for me though.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-26-2012, 07:40 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,392
Posted By vkperigord
I know you can turn it off. HOwever, the...

I know you can turn it off. HOwever, the annoying this is that you have to turn it off each time you restart the car. It would be better if you can permanently disable that feature. That's what I...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-26-2012, 07:39 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,392
Posted By vkperigord
Well that was a figure of speech. I should have...

Well that was a figure of speech. I should have said "I've heard LOTS of complaints about it", especially when the feature was first introduced last year when the 2012 models were released.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-26-2012, 06:59 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,392
Posted By vkperigord
Because noone likes it! Thought they would at...

Because noone likes it! Thought they would at least improve it so the car doesn't shut off when you pull up to a stop sign for 2 seconds.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-26-2012, 06:36 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,392
Posted By vkperigord
Auto Start/Stop

I have a 2012 5 series with the auto start/stop feature. It's the one feature of the car I hate most. I'm wondering if BMW made any changes to this feature for 2013. Can you disable it...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-02-2012, 06:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,363
Posted By vkperigord
What's new for 2013?

Anybody have any I sight or links to any articles and pictures regarding what's new for the 5 series for 2013?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-28-2012, 08:48 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 9,089
Posted By vkperigord
I hear you buddy...and I agree...Eco pro is...

I hear you buddy...and I agree...Eco pro is probably best used on a long trip using cruise control.....and I still detest the auto start stop feature
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-19-2012, 04:30 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 9,089
Posted By vkperigord
Well I manually calculated the miles per gallon I...

Well I manually calculated the miles per gallon I got during an average week of mixed highway and stop/go driving in Eco Pro mode the whole time and did the same thing while in comfort mode the whole...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-03-2012, 07:55 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 25,663
Posted By vkperigord
yup...manual says to keep it under 4500 rpm for...

yup...manual says to keep it under 4500 rpm for the first 1200 miles
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-02-2012, 01:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,134
Posted By vkperigord
I have the anthracite headliner and I don't have...

I have the anthracite headliner and I don't have a problem with it. I also have the dark wood trim. I was worried it would look off when I ordered it, but once I saw it, it wasn't an issue. I've...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-02-2012, 01:29 PM
Replies: 16
Dot
Views: 1,267
Posted By vkperigord
I'm guessing you meant 2011....but perhaps they...

I'm guessing you meant 2011....but perhaps they are immune...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-02-2012, 01:22 PM
Replies: 16
Dot
Views: 1,267
Posted By vkperigord
It's not a bad dot....if u ever use navigation...

It's not a bad dot....if u ever use navigation and have your fuel range showing, you will get the dot it seems.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-01-2012, 08:56 PM
Replies: 16
Dot
Views: 1,267
Posted By vkperigord
That looks like the additional miles per tank he...

That looks like the additional miles per tank he was able to get by using econo pro driving mode...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-29-2012, 08:33 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 995
Posted By vkperigord
ias???

ias???
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-29-2012, 08:26 AM
Replies: 16
Dot
Views: 1,267
Posted By vkperigord
ohhh, ok...I'm going to test this out...

ohhh, ok...I'm going to test this out today....I'll see if the dot appears even if I don't engage cruise control...Thanks!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-28-2012, 11:10 AM
Replies: 16
Dot
Views: 1,267
Posted By vkperigord
Dot

Whenever I engage cruise control, a dot usually appears on the bar on the dashboard that shows the amount of miles you can go with the current tank of fuel. Anyone have any idea what the dot means?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-06-2012, 09:47 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 833
Posted By vkperigord
It's normal!

It's normal!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-05-2012, 07:27 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,073
Posted By vkperigord
I didn't know that either. I thought heated...

I didn't know that either. I thought heated washer fluid caused windshield cracks.....that's the problem Buick had when they had that feature a few years back.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-04-2012, 10:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 667
Posted By vkperigord
why would you want to change it??? Take it to a...

why would you want to change it??? Take it to a dealership and let them do it for free. It's covered by your warranty!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-04-2012, 10:50 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 9,609
Posted By vkperigord
If you watch Suze Orman....you'll know leasing is...

If you watch Suze Orman....you'll know leasing is a terrible financial decision.

It's a personal decision though. I bought my 535 and I'm glad I did. I don't have to worry about miles. I just...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-04-2012, 10:42 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,599
Posted By vkperigord
If you're going slow enough (maybe under 10mph)...

If you're going slow enough (maybe under 10mph) and you press "P" the car will violently STOP and go into Park. However, if you're going much faster than that, a control message will appear in the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-03-2012, 09:56 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 568
Posted By vkperigord
Window Streak Marks

I've noticed that whenever I roll my windows up a streak mark is left down the center of the window. It's rather annoying especially if I just got the windows cleaned. Has anyone else experienced...
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