Welcome to Bimmerfest -- The #1 Online Community for BMW related information! Please enjoy the discussion forums below and share your experiences with the 200,000 current, new and past BMW owners. The forums are broken out by car model and into other special interest sections such as BMW European Delivery and a special forum to voice your questions to the many BMW dealers on the site to assist our members!

Please follow the links below to help get you started!

Go Back   Bimmerfest - BMW Forums > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 307
Search took 0.48 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: aceman67
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 12-18-2016, 06:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 961
Posted By aceman67
18 Gallong gas tank????

I current drive a 550 with the 18.5 Gallon tank, appx 20K miles/year.

So much for range improvement - did they actually make the tank smaller?
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 11-27-2016, 06:26 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,122
Posted By aceman67
I would have the calipers replaced with the black...

I would have the calipers replaced with the black ones - is there something here i'm missing? Or - have BMW remove the calipers and get them powdercoated black.

Aceman
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 10-23-2016, 03:05 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,232
Posted By aceman67
I have a 550 now that's ready to go next year. ...

I have a 550 now that's ready to go next year. As much as I want to like the E43, I just don't like the rounded shape of the new E vs. the lines on the current & new 5er.

Also - while the E's...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 08-22-2016, 07:42 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,239
Posted By aceman67
Well... I have a 2015 Stingray, coupe,...

Well...

I have a 2015 Stingray, coupe, 7-speed (manual), Z51 w/ mag ride and i have a 2012 550ix M-Sport. Both are great cars, but restating the obvious, very different.
I beg to differ w/ the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 04-25-2015, 09:40 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 7,448
Posted By aceman67
ttt

OP / anyone else on this thread - any input on the cause / fix for the noise?

Aceman
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 04-01-2015, 05:54 AM
Replies: 1,561
Views: 207,163
Posted By aceman67
Folks, I had the N63 work done appx 2 weeks...

Folks,

I had the N63 work done appx 2 weeks ago (they did everything except replace timing belt). Anyway, i got the dreaded Drivetrain Malfuncion, took it in, now they are telling me its the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 04-01-2015, 05:53 AM
Replies: 1,561
Views: 207,163
Posted By aceman67
Folks, I had the N63 work done appx 2 weeks...

Folks,

I had the N63 work done appx 2 weeks ago (they did everything except replace timing belt). Anyway, i got the dreaded Drivetrain Malfuncion, took it in, now they are telling me its the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-09-2015, 03:30 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,676
Posted By aceman67
Funny thing is as i was having my CCP work done...

Funny thing is as i was having my CCP work done on my 550, i was given a 2015 X3 which had a heating steering wheel.

Anyway - i remember saying to myself everytime i turned it on, "Damn - this...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-08-2015, 06:40 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,440
Posted By aceman67
Yes - I let her drive it (she's actually...

Yes -

I let her drive it (she's actually learning on it :)) and she loves the car. Its nice to see the she has the same car "bug" that her old man has, and we live in the burbs, so long as i'm...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-07-2015, 04:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,440
Posted By aceman67
OK, Carbon Fiber that my be what was messing...

OK,

Carbon Fiber that my be what was messing w/ my head. I could swear i've had the car on, door open, and the seat doesn't go automatically.
I will try the long press. My daughter is...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-07-2015, 03:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,440
Posted By aceman67
memory seat in 1 press or press and hold

Folks -

I searched (a little). Can someone tell me what the logic is w/ the car with regards to the memory seats.

Sometimes i press the button once, and the seat goes into position - i like...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-02-2015, 06:46 PM
Replies: 1,561
Views: 207,163
Posted By aceman67
So got a call from the dealer today, said I...

So got a call from the dealer today, said I needed a new battery - $ 421.00. My car is out of warranty - is that why they are saying i need to pay for a new battery?

And not for nothing, $...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-26-2015, 07:24 PM
Replies: 1,561
Views: 207,163
Posted By aceman67
Question - Are your cars loud at startup,...

Question -

Are your cars loud at startup, like a diesel? Is that "normal" or possibly an injector and/or timing chain issue? Did the startup noise decrease for any of you post repair?

thx
...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 01-20-2015, 06:06 PM
Replies: 1,561
Views: 207,163
Posted By aceman67
Have you guys who have had injectors changed...

Have you guys who have had injectors changed noticed any change in engine noise (or is your car still loud like a diesel)?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 01-18-2015, 04:44 PM
Replies: 1,561
Views: 207,163
Posted By aceman67
Question - What are the "symptoms" if any...

Question -

What are the "symptoms" if any that indicate maybe the car will need work (assuming its part of the campaign)??

Aceman
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 11-21-2014, 03:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 945
Posted By aceman67
19" Wheels - do they bubble like on the F10

OK,

Can some folks who have the 19" wheels in the northeast please advise if you they bubble easy? I have a F10 msport, 3 years, 12 tires, 6 rims...i was lucky to buy insurance.

The X3 (for my...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 11-08-2014, 04:46 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,141
Posted By aceman67
Hey north of 60...get it straight...that's a 550...

Hey north of 60...get it straight...that's a 550 and its mine :)

OP - search for aceman67 and you'll see some better pics of mudguards for a 2012 - they exist.

Aceman
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-25-2014, 09:00 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,924
Posted By aceman67
Well i have a 2012 550ix with 57000 miles on...

Well i have a 2012 550ix with 57000 miles on it....and i'm loooking at getting a 535D.

I test drove one, and up to 60-70mph, i don't feel much of a difference, the torque on the diesel is very...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-16-2014, 04:51 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,321
Posted By aceman67
I am shocked that someone could think the A6...

I am shocked that someone could think the A6 looks better than an F10. Take a loaded A6 (w/ Sline) and compare to a F10 with M-sport, i know beauty is in the eye of the beholder but damn i think...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-16-2014, 04:46 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,886
Posted By aceman67
why is real time traffic so freaking difficult for bmw?

I have a 2012 550, and the RTTI is so inaccurate it makes me sick. I make it a habbit of turning traffic info off then back on to clear what seems like older info when i first get in the car.
...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 06-12-2014, 07:51 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,458
Posted By aceman67
Not a real fan of Alpine White :)

Not a real fan of Alpine White :)
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 06-01-2014, 07:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,288
Posted By aceman67
BMW finally has surround view FRONT camera

Not sure if anyone noticed..but the LCI X3 now has surround view camerans on all 4 sides, and the gaps between the camera's appears to be gone.

I always wondered why BMW didn't do it in the front,...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 04-24-2014, 08:05 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,686
Posted By aceman67
I agree with the OP - the button location is...

I agree with the OP - the button location is terrible IMO. There are many times when i drop the kids off at school, and want to open the trunk, that at 6FT i am hunching over or opening the damn...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 04-23-2014, 06:50 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,415
Posted By aceman67
I really don't know what their logic is, but how...

I really don't know what their logic is, but how difficult would it be to just have

"You have reached your destination" press "Stop Navigation" or "Enter another Destination to continue" or...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 04-21-2014, 03:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,415
Posted By aceman67
They've only known about this for 3+...

They've only known about this for 3+ years...don't hold your breath on a fix anytime soon!
Showing results 1 to 25 of 307

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 02:58 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
© 2001-2015 performanceIX, Inc. All Rights Reserved .: guidelines .:. privacy .:. terms