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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-24-2014, 05:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 668
Posted By nesterk
Press and hold the "HUD" button for 10 (or more?...

Press and hold the "HUD" button for 10 (or more? don't remember) seconds - it will go to the "test" mode and show different screens on each press.
Something like these:...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-24-2014, 04:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 381
Posted By nesterk
only one con - it's not an M5 :)

only one con - it's not an M5 :)
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-18-2014, 09:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 611
Posted By nesterk
I was at the BMW drive event - and drove M3, M4,...

I was at the BMW drive event - and drove M3, M4, M5, M6, M6 GC about 10-15 minutes each.

I'd say compared to my 550 there is no noise difference with the M5. (Except some wind noise, tire noise...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-04-2014, 11:55 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 255
Posted By nesterk
Selling tires - the price?

I am planning to sell my original set of Goodyear Runflats. Used one season, 7/32 tread left.
What might be the price?
To make it more complicated - I am in Canada, so basically I can sell it only...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-11-2014, 02:20 PM
Replies: 1,534
Views: 88,264
Posted By nesterk
Hi Shawn, Please PM me as well.

Hi Shawn,
Please PM me as well.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-11-2014, 01:33 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,070
Posted By nesterk
HUD is the must. No HUD - basically you don't...

HUD is the must. No HUD - basically you don't have half of the car.
M-Sport is purely cosmetic.
Dynamic Handling is the must as well - without it you have only one setting - Camry. (I've driven a...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-08-2014, 10:55 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,252
Posted By nesterk
From the stop 550 will be faster than M5 (because...

From the stop 550 will be faster than M5 (because of 4 wheel traction), but the rest except the snow... I my opinion M5 is it totally different league than 550.
About snow - last winter here in...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-05-2014, 09:47 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 608
Posted By nesterk
What's the purpose of doing that?

What's the purpose of doing that?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-27-2014, 10:34 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 15,744
Posted By nesterk
Not to discuss the track list :), but imho for...

Not to discuss the track list :), but imho for the bass response you'd need to play something with more bass.
My favorite is http://www.amazon.com/Aegis-Theatre-Tragedy/dp/B00000A6JV
The first...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-27-2014, 06:16 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,841
Posted By nesterk
If there is a question - that means 550. I...

If there is a question - that means 550.

I have only one regret - not going with M5 :)
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-08-2014, 05:28 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,787
Posted By nesterk
I was lucky to attend BMW M Power Tour in Toronto...

I was lucky to attend BMW M Power Tour in Toronto - and I drove M3, M4, M5, M6. Not much time in each car (like 6 circles in total), but got some taste of it.
So what I can say.. 550 is not even...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-05-2014, 06:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 544
Posted By nesterk
200K - forget. Yes, it runs great, but the day...

200K - forget.
Yes, it runs great, but the day extended warranty ends - git rid of it immediately, no matter how you love it.

Just got my 3 year old with 35K (miles) back from service - the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-31-2014, 09:45 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,377
Posted By nesterk
Don't see any problems.. I have light interior...

Don't see any problems..
I have light interior and dark exterior.

Yes, car gets a little dirty - in the new house, new neighborhood and all renovations (still not finished) I havn't had any time...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-11-2014, 10:19 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,062
Posted By nesterk
At first, LS is more like 7-series, not 5. ...

At first, LS is more like 7-series, not 5.

Surely I don't statistical data on both cars - but I'd say that normally (if you don't get a lemon) they would be more or less the same. Before I'd say...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-19-2014, 10:57 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,096
Posted By nesterk
That's normal. I have a few examples like that...

That's normal. I have a few examples like that too.

BMW Navigation is not supposed to get you from A to B in shortest and fastest way, it is more with "the journey more important than the...
Forum: F10 M5 (2012 - Current) 03-25-2014, 07:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,179
Posted By nesterk
Put some weight to the trunk :p I have RWD...

Put some weight to the trunk :p

I have RWD Lexus GS430 - and this winter I got stuck just on my driveway. Could not move. Period. Tires - Michelin Pilot Winter Sport. (Not the best for the deep...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-24-2014, 10:58 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,675
Posted By nesterk
Yes, just seen one today at dealership. ...

Yes, just seen one today at dealership.
Stunning.
I wasn't a fun of red interior, but sakhir orange is beautiful.
Car itself is a piece of art - would buy it in breeze. Only one problem - this...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-09-2014, 12:21 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,352
Posted By nesterk
Congratulations! BTW, what are the prices...

Congratulations!

BTW, what are the prices for M-series - are they negotiable? In US and Canada?
Or they expect stricktly MSRP and that's it?

For new models (M4) I assume it will be MSRP only...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-30-2013, 01:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 712
Posted By nesterk
Then don't bother - lease whatever color and then...

Then don't bother - lease whatever color and then just dump it.
It will not be that bad during your 3 years.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-27-2013, 10:49 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,014
Posted By nesterk
No, legally you are not allowed. The same as for...

No, legally you are not allowed. The same as for many-many other things - e.g. driving 61 in zone 60 ;)
So the solution is the same - don't tense the situation - let them do the update, the re-code...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-19-2013, 06:24 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,327
Posted By nesterk
I do, in addditional to current 550. My setup...

I do, in addditional to current 550.
My setup for Canada: for summer - M4, wife's/winter car - 550, winter/travel - X5.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-21-2013, 12:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 579
Posted By nesterk
Yes, the same. Looks like it's normal.

Yes, the same.
Looks like it's normal.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-21-2013, 07:03 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,004
Posted By nesterk
To me without all those bells and whistles car...

To me without all those bells and whistles car loses half (better half) of it's use.
I'd include EVERYTHING what is "functional" (ok, except cold weather package in your situation :)), except...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-20-2013, 09:29 AM
Replies: 150
Views: 5,535
Posted By nesterk
"general population" need commuting from point A...

"general population" need commuting from point A to point B - and Toyota Corolla does that for 1/4 of price. Or, if you really need some nice gadgets and seat ventilation (and nicer look, too) - Kia...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-20-2013, 09:05 AM
Replies: 150
Views: 5,535
Posted By nesterk
That's because other car builders (in same...

That's because other car builders (in same category - Merc, Audi) doing better job of WORSENING their cars...
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