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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-24-2011, 04:58 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,979
Posted By jwrtiger
I leave the mat in the car all the time. The box...

I leave the mat in the car all the time. The box is also left in the car most of the time unless I need the space the box takes up. I sometimes carry some video equipment for different shoots and I...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-24-2011, 08:39 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,979
Posted By jwrtiger
Even though mine fell apart and I ended up...

Even though mine fell apart and I ended up bolting it together I really like it. With the non-skid surface I can drop items into it and it doesn't move while driving from place to place. I don't...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-22-2011, 02:32 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,979
Posted By jwrtiger
If this is the box with the Velcro strips I left...

If this is the box with the Velcro strips I left mine also setup. The adhesive on the back of the Velcro deteriorated after about a month and would no longer hold the box together. I ended up...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-21-2011, 09:35 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,019
Posted By jwrtiger
When I got the pictures and looked at picture...

When I got the pictures and looked at picture 2399, just for a second I thought hey there is a tire well!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-21-2011, 09:32 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,019
Posted By jwrtiger
enigma, Thanks I appreciate your comments. ...

enigma,

Thanks I appreciate your comments. Yuo this is my first car accident and honest I do drive all over the state. I guess if everything goes well I should have it back a week from...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-20-2011, 09:37 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,019
Posted By jwrtiger
As promised here are some pictures showing the...

As promised here are some pictures showing the repair. The body shop (Home Motors in Santa Maria Ca.) has been calling me about once a week which is nice with updates and these are pictures they...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-08-2011, 09:10 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,979
Posted By jwrtiger
Good point, I just leave mine always assembled. ...

Good point, I just leave mine always assembled. I know at our hardware store they have relatively large metal snaps and a fastening tool. Maybe that might be a good way to go and still allow it to...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-07-2011, 05:00 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,979
Posted By jwrtiger
I was the guy rear-ended a couple of weeks ago...

I was the guy rear-ended a couple of weeks ago and my box is at the body shop so no pictures. May go over tomorrow and get a couple and also take one of the box. Yea my Velcro strips with the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-03-2011, 09:36 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,019
Posted By jwrtiger
Mr. Magic I remember you too and the pictures you...

Mr. Magic I remember you too and the pictures you posted when you got your vehicle. That sure was a rough wait for the Rhea Leader. Now I have another rough wait!

I went down a few days ago and...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-28-2011, 10:02 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,019
Posted By jwrtiger
Yes that is a feature, I forget what BMW calls it...

Yes that is a feature, I forget what BMW calls it but it is an electronic system that triggers the headrest to minimize whiplash.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-28-2011, 09:37 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,019
Posted By jwrtiger
Here are the pictures I promised. Pic1 shows...

Here are the pictures I promised. Pic1 shows prettier much where he hit me. You can see in Pic2 the headrest released during impact and I have had a very slight neck pain for a couple of days but...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-27-2011, 02:05 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,019
Posted By jwrtiger
The body shop that my car went to is supposed to...

The body shop that my car went to is supposed to be one of the best in our area. It is recommended by my BMW dealer and also my insurance company. A friend scraped the hind-quarter panel of his...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-25-2011, 09:51 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,019
Posted By jwrtiger
I will try and get a picture when they estimate...

I will try and get a picture when they estimate my car for damages.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-25-2011, 07:49 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,019
Posted By jwrtiger
Rear-ended on a Friday!

Yesterday I got rear-ended and it kind of ruined my Friday. I was on one of the four lane streets in my town and I was approaching an intersection with no stoplights but only stops signs for the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-26-2011, 10:44 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,695
Posted By jwrtiger
My light switch is in the “O” position also and I...

My light switch is in the “O” position also and I used the IDrive: Settings > Lights> and then checked the DRL box. Again only the four LED corona rings light up bright white. You are probably...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-26-2011, 10:08 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,695
Posted By jwrtiger
That’s interesting. I do not have the auto...

That’s interesting. I do not have the auto headlight system on and I just went into the IDrive and checked the box to turn on the DRL and only the four corona rings come on. I have the Xenon...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-25-2011, 06:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 968
Posted By jwrtiger
I have a F10 528i and experienced the rough idle...

I have a F10 528i and experienced the rough idle but it went away. As laser mentioned there are topics about this on the board.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-25-2011, 06:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,368
Posted By jwrtiger
No claying here… the car still looks like new...

No claying here… the car still looks like new and it is 10 months old.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-25-2011, 06:47 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,695
Posted By jwrtiger
I also leave them on and I like the bright-white...

I also leave them on and I like the bright-white color LEDs of the corona ring. I agree that many people on the road and the sidewalk do a double take at them.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-20-2011, 11:11 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,980
Posted By jwrtiger
I also have the 528i with the 17-inch tires. I...

I also have the 528i with the 17-inch tires. I had the same feeling as shredace and was not too excited about the look of the wheels but like shredace I also got use to them and like them now. I...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-07-2011, 11:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,118
Posted By jwrtiger
That one and the one on the remote and I think...

That one and the one on the remote and I think there is a button or two in the back if you have the power trunk.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-05-2011, 11:40 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,983
Posted By jwrtiger
Congratulation on your new car. I have been...

Congratulation on your new car. I have been enjoying my 528i and I know you will be enjoying yours.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-31-2011, 03:48 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,856
Posted By jwrtiger
Yea, I noticed that too and the data sheet for...

Yea, I noticed that too and the data sheet for the U.S. does say 240 hp. I think I did read somewhere that in some other countries that the engine puts out 258 and even 270 something horse power but...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-31-2011, 10:27 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,856
Posted By jwrtiger
It sounds like the reviewer's car has the same...

It sounds like the reviewer's car has the same color combination of my car. I test drove both the 528i and 535i and for me there is definitely a difference in the engine performance department. ...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-25-2011, 09:49 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,182
Posted By jwrtiger
Not a dumb question I thought they were low beam...

Not a dumb question I thought they were low beam headlights…. ouch. They are turn lights and I know they work on the auto headlight mode. When you turn left or right the appropriate light...
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