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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-29-2014, 10:38 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,293
Posted By jpmf10
The cost of the equipment really can not be...

The cost of the equipment really can not be justified for something that happens every 4 years or less. If we were taxed at NY rates, we could afford it, but we have a large highway system and would...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-29-2014, 07:42 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,293
Posted By jpmf10
Atlanta SnoJam2014

I was in the long lines of traffic yesterday. A normal 1/2 hour drive took 2.5 hours. I was in my 528 x-drive. I drove slowly (there was little other option), and did see many minor accidents and...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-18-2013, 06:12 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 891
Posted By jpmf10
The duck button

Too Funny, Rorschach would be happy. :D
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-21-2013, 07:05 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,359
Posted By jpmf10
Pistol location

I normally keep a Kimber EMP or a Taurus slim in the left of the wheel cubby hole, but if I need to secure it, I have a small gun safe with a fingerprint reader in the trunk that slides down into the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-06-2013, 11:55 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 592
Posted By jpmf10
They should turn on when you open the door or...

They should turn on when you open the door or when the car is on. After the car is off, they take 10 to 15 min to turn back off. You may want to get in the car, shut the door and wait for 15 min. ...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-06-2012, 09:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,006
Posted By jpmf10
I have been using mine for just under a year. ...

I have been using mine for just under a year. Both near my home and my work there are people competing for the Darwin awards and walk in the street in dark clothing at night. I have had the warning...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-23-2012, 07:38 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,154
Posted By jpmf10
ACC and Night Vision

ACC - Active Cruise Control works well, but you can not just turn it on and keep it on. With entrance/exit ramps and tight turns in the road you may need to disable it and re-enable it. Also, you...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-01-2012, 08:00 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,108
Posted By jpmf10
You can also try Office>Contacts>Home Home...

You can also try Office>Contacts>Home Home shoule be the first enty in the list and is not one 'named 'home' in you phone. This is a special NAV address. The No address saved means it can not see...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-01-2012, 06:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,108
Posted By jpmf10
The command is "Home Address" and the nav will...

The command is "Home Address" and the nav will prompt as "Start Guidance" or "Add As Destination". If you don't have a home address stored then -
To enter the home address: Go to...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-01-2012, 05:54 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 769
Posted By jpmf10
First, you should get a rubber mat with a lip....

First, you should get a rubber mat with a lip. There are electronics under the trunk that can and will die if liquids drip under the carpet. The second thing I got that really works well is a...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-26-2012, 08:24 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,443
Posted By jpmf10
I have the rubber liner, and I also keep a...

I have the rubber liner, and I also keep a plastic milk crate and a plastic tub that fits in the crate. My wife has me pick up either take-out soup or fresh seafood fairly often. For either one I...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-26-2012, 08:06 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,443
Posted By jpmf10
A friend had a bottle of clorox in his van and...

A friend had a bottle of clorox in his van and the bottle leaked and destroyed the capet. He sent a letter and pictures to Clorox and they paid the bill to have the carpet replaced. You may want to...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-22-2012, 04:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,257
Posted By jpmf10
I had thought that it was caused by the...

I had thought that it was caused by the turbulence of the air that the truck was pushing to the side. Weather radar can pick up that kind of air movement also and is used to pick up microbursts. ...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-16-2012, 06:42 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,533
Posted By jpmf10
Khaleese For many reasons from the "Game of...

Khaleese
For many reasons from the "Game of Thrones"
She is hot
She can take the heat
Takes control when allowed - Active Cruise, Collision Avoidance.
Nags when she notices problems - blind spot...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-15-2012, 05:47 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 509
Posted By jpmf10
From page 144 of the online manual: It...

From page 144 of the online manual:

It remains switched on for 30 minutes.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-10-2012, 11:12 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,344
Posted By jpmf10
I read some where that BMW does not like touch...

I read some where that BMW does not like touch screens. The thought is that it is distracting, and that the iDrive controller is easier to use whith having to take ones eyes off the road. I can see...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-10-2012, 06:21 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,842
Posted By jpmf10
You can configure iTunes to set the bit rate you...

You can configure iTunes to set the bit rate you want and the ipod will support the following:

"AAC (16 to 320 Kbps), Protected AAC (from iTunes Store), MP3 (16 to 320 Kbps), MP3 VBR, Audible...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-06-2012, 09:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,558
Posted By jpmf10
That would be Wal-Mart.... Target does not sell...

That would be Wal-Mart.... Target does not sell ammo.:cry:
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-03-2012, 07:00 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 8,268
Posted By jpmf10
For most people who use the car for a daily...

For most people who use the car for a daily driver, I wonder if you consider the 'status symbol' to be the 550 symbol vs the 535 symbol vs the 528 symbol? Here in Atlanta (recently listed as the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-02-2012, 06:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,035
Posted By jpmf10
I love my 528xi. I could have easily gotten a...

I love my 528xi. I could have easily gotten a 535 or a 550 if that is what I wanted, but I did get what I wanted. A car with great power, great distance from gas station to gas station, hud, night...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-02-2012, 06:28 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,980
Posted By jpmf10
You can set up a free account at a photo sharing...

You can set up a free account at a photo sharing site like flikr.com. There will be a share button that will let you copy the html code to add the picture to your post. Just copy the html and...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-01-2012, 09:40 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 7,137
Posted By jpmf10
The power tailgate is not needed and has nothing...

The power tailgate is not needed and has nothing to do with the happy feet opening...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-29-2012, 05:10 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,211
Posted By jpmf10
The left screen is the trip computer and you can...

The left screen is the trip computer and you can reset it at will, or if you have it set to automatically reset it will reset after the car is stopped for about 4 hours. The right screen is the ...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-28-2012, 12:48 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,130
Posted By jpmf10
If you use iTunes and in Edit > Preference >...

If you use iTunes and in Edit > Preference > Advanced you opt to have iTunes keep the music organized. This will prepend the track number so that they will be in album order.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-28-2012, 09:33 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,211
Posted By jpmf10
I did wonder why the motif was blue and not pink....

I did wonder why the motif was blue and not pink. :D
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