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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-05-2012, 12:47 PM
Replies: 419
Views: 43,839
Posted By RyanS
My 2011 535xi is at the dealership now. When I...

My 2011 535xi is at the dealership now. When I called for an update the service advisor said the tech told him that the reason for the idle surging was the K&N drop-in air filter was letting in too...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-13-2011, 10:32 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,018
Posted By RyanS
Thanks!

Thanks!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-13-2011, 10:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,018
Posted By RyanS
I didn't realize they were. This is our 2nd BMW...

I didn't realize they were. This is our 2nd BMW and they never replaced them on the 1st one so I figured they weren't covered under the free maintenance. I wonder if the parts guy knows that or just...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-13-2011, 10:04 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,018
Posted By RyanS
Wipers

I tried replacing the wipers on my wife's 2011 535xi with some Bosch blades that the Bosch website said would fit the car. They did not. Next I ordered from Amazon some PIAA units that Amazon said...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-21-2011, 11:18 AM
Replies: 1,747
Views: 222,561
Posted By RyanS
Same crappy Goodyear LS2 RFT. We're moving to...

Same crappy Goodyear LS2 RFT. We're moving to south TX in a few months so those will be getting replaced with some Michelin PS2 Super Sports.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-21-2011, 11:02 AM
Replies: 1,747
Views: 222,561
Posted By RyanS
Got the first bubble @ ~3,000 miles, from a...

Got the first bubble @ ~3,000 miles, from a pothole. Had to have it towed 50 miles to the dealership. Got the tire and wheel insurance, but still annoying!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-13-2011, 04:04 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,694
Posted By RyanS
With almost 3,00 miles mine still says that...

With almost 3,00 miles mine still says that service is due in 15,000 miles at start-up. Does this mean it is still stuck in transport mode?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-25-2011, 06:47 PM
Replies: 438
Views: 58,865
Posted By RyanS
Yes! No issues.

Yes! No issues.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-21-2011, 10:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,203
Posted By RyanS
In the console storage area there is a switch...

In the console storage area there is a switch that locks the trunk. If you want to lock the truck you slide the switch over and take the valet key from the key fob and lock the console storage area...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-21-2011, 10:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,203
Posted By RyanS
I tried to get my wife to get a M3 sedan, but she...

I tried to get my wife to get a M3 sedan, but she wanted the bigger 5 series so we got a 535xi. I'm much more concerned with the performance of a car whereas my wife wants it to look nice inside and...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-18-2011, 10:23 PM
Replies: 438
Views: 58,865
Posted By RyanS
I haven't driven it enough to notice a MPG...

I haven't driven it enough to notice a MPG difference. I'd have to guess that it would initially go down a little until you got accustomed to the new feel. Since you'll be use to pushing the pedal...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-16-2011, 02:50 PM
Replies: 438
Views: 58,865
Posted By RyanS
I installed a Sprint Booster today and it helped...

I installed a Sprint Booster today and it helped this issue tremendously! It didn't take the lag away 100%, but I'd say about 80% of it is gone. The throttle is more responsive at all times and will...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-15-2011, 06:12 PM
Replies: 438
Views: 58,865
Posted By RyanS
I know you said you picked it up in May, but what...

I know you said you picked it up in May, but what is your build date? I was told all cars built after 02/11 have already had the update applied.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-12-2011, 09:32 PM
Replies: 438
Views: 58,865
Posted By RyanS
I was told today when I picked up my car that...

I was told today when I picked up my car that since my car was built after 02/11 it has already had the update applied to it...and that all BMW's do this because of the electronic throttle system...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-12-2011, 07:16 AM
Replies: 438
Views: 58,865
Posted By RyanS
Called BMWNA and they suggested I take it to...

Called BMWNA and they suggested I take it to another dealer. I'll do it, but I am not expecting much, other than a waste of my time.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-11-2011, 08:09 PM
Replies: 438
Views: 58,865
Posted By RyanS
I agree, but it will be a cold day in hell before...

I agree, but it will be a cold day in hell before BMW admits that!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-11-2011, 06:49 PM
Replies: 438
Views: 58,865
Posted By RyanS
Will do, thanks!

Will do, thanks!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-11-2011, 01:27 PM
Replies: 438
Views: 58,865
Posted By RyanS
So I took mine (535xi built 05/11) in today and...

So I took mine (535xi built 05/11) in today and the shop foreman said that it drove like every new BMW that he'd driven. The SIB won't work either because mine was built after the date on the SIB....
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-04-2011, 09:19 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,439
Posted By RyanS
Agreed!

Agreed!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-03-2011, 05:05 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,891
Posted By RyanS
Mine is a May build and has the hesitation :dunno:

Mine is a May build and has the hesitation :dunno:
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-03-2011, 01:37 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,891
Posted By RyanS
Thanks! I am getting this done as soon as they...

Thanks! I am getting this done as soon as they call me and tell me they have a loaner available.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-03-2011, 01:08 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,442
Posted By RyanS
I never said there was more than one kind. I was...

I never said there was more than one kind. I was just replying to the question of whether the recently built cars still had the problem tires. Mine was built in May so BMW is still putting the LS2's...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-03-2011, 01:05 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,442
Posted By RyanS
05/11

05/11
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-02-2011, 08:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,018
Posted By RyanS
Paid $1200 for 5 years through BMW (535xi M-Sport)

Paid $1200 for 5 years through BMW (535xi M-Sport)
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-02-2011, 08:20 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,442
Posted By RyanS
Just picked up a xi M-Sport and it has the...

Just picked up a xi M-Sport and it has the Goodyear LS2 tires.
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