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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 09-18-2016, 07:08 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 533
Posted By dommm
I hope it works for you. gl

I hope it works for you. gl
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 09-18-2016, 06:51 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 533
Posted By dommm
I don't know if it will work for you but I got a...

I don't know if it will work for you but I got a quote from Costco for my tires including installation & my dealer matched it.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-06-2016, 04:37 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 109,015
Posted By dommm
Shell helix ultra 5w-30

SHELL HELIX ULTRA 5W-30 is what is used at my local BMW dealer & it is LL-01 rated. Check the link below.
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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 09-06-2016, 05:56 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 545
Posted By dommm
I have learned my lesson with the ashtray. Thanks...

I have learned my lesson with the ashtray. Thanks for the tip.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 09-05-2016, 07:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 545
Posted By dommm
My next 2 projects with the help of youtube...

My next 2 projects with the help of youtube videos are changing out the cabin air filters & replacing the rear brake pads & rotors. sorry
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 09-05-2016, 03:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 554
Posted By dommm
Thanks for the video link. There are other...

Thanks for the video link. There are other youtube videos that are more relevant to my model. The video did not touch on my question on different prices for the same item. I'm just wondering if there...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 09-05-2016, 06:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 554
Posted By dommm
Rear brake rotors?

When the time comes I am thinking of a DIY of my rear brake pads & rotors. I have been doing some preliminary price shopping & there is a large difference in prices between Genuine BMW rotors & other...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 09-05-2016, 05:12 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,233
Posted By dommm
Thanks. I did a google as you suggested & found...

Thanks. I did a google as you suggested & found the article in the link below.

http://www.bmw.com/com/en/insights/technology/technology_guide/articles/mm_xdrive.html
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 09-04-2016, 02:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 545
Posted By dommm
Update

Followed youtube directions on removing console panel & then removed the ashtray from the panel & fiddled with ashtray to finally get the ashtray lid to open. thanks
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 09-04-2016, 06:37 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,233
Posted By dommm
Stupid question but here goes. Can you...

Stupid question but here goes.

Can you explain what xDrive is? I drive a 2011 550ix so does that mean I have x drive? thanks
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 09-03-2016, 07:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 545
Posted By dommm
Your a genius.....thanks

Your a genius.....thanks
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 09-03-2016, 05:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 545
Posted By dommm
While I wouldn't bet my life on it, I guessing it...

While I wouldn't bet my life on it, I guessing it is not a coin problem but can't say for sure. Any idea how I might take the console apart? thanks
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 09-03-2016, 03:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 545
Posted By dommm
Ashtray won't open, please help

The ashtray on my center console will not pop open, the spring seems to be OK but the lid will not release open. Can anyone give me any ideas on how to make the ashtray door spring open? Thanks

I...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 08-23-2016, 09:41 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,861
Posted By dommm
Thanks for getting back to us DIY'ers with your...

Thanks for getting back to us DIY'ers with your experience. On my previous 2008 BMW 750, there was a screw/bolt in the center of the oil filter canister that you could remove & let the oil drain from...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 08-21-2016, 02:37 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,184
Posted By dommm
That sucks for sure. I was also considering the...

That sucks for sure. I was also considering the Michelin Pilot Sport A/S 3+ & the Continental ExtremeContact DWS 06 but in the end went with the Pirelli P Zero All Season Plus.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 08-19-2016, 06:40 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,184
Posted By dommm
That's a big relief because I just put new...

That's a big relief because I just put new Pirrelli's on.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 08-19-2016, 06:36 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,184
Posted By dommm
OK that makes sense. I think I'm going to go with...

OK that makes sense. I think I'm going to go with the Slime product because I like the fact you do not have to remove the valve core with it.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 08-19-2016, 05:54 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,184
Posted By dommm
WOW your making me nervous. What 19" tires...

WOW your making me nervous.

What 19" tires are you referring to? The Pirrelli PZero A/S Plus or the Goodyear eagle LS2 runflats.
I did a site search on both 19" tire & Pirrelli & came up empty....
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 08-19-2016, 02:59 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,184
Posted By dommm
After doing some more research I found a kit that...

After doing some more research I found a kit that does not require the removal of the valve & does not hurt the TPMS.
...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 08-19-2016, 02:49 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,184
Posted By dommm
I couldn't come close to that. I put on Pirrelli...

I couldn't come close to that. I put on Pirrelli PZero A/S Plus (non RFT) & my BMW dealer price matched Costco for $1200 CAD installed & balance & tax. My dealer suggested I install Goodyear eagle...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 08-19-2016, 11:00 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,184
Posted By dommm
After reading the instructions, one concern I...

After reading the instructions, one concern I have with the conticomfortkit is the fact that you must remove the valve before attaching the pump/slime. There is a warning in the instructions that...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 08-19-2016, 10:15 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,184
Posted By dommm
I hear ya, I could not believe the price...

I hear ya, I could not believe the price difference between RF & non RF tires. I just did a chat with tirerack & the only downside with the contcomfortkit is sometimes it will ruin the TPMS.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 08-18-2016, 05:06 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,184
Posted By dommm
Thanks

Thanks
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 08-18-2016, 05:05 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,184
Posted By dommm
WOW, talk about a coincidence & bad luck all in...

WOW, talk about a coincidence & bad luck all in one. Thanks for your suggestion though. Just curious what make of tire you had issue with?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 08-18-2016, 07:53 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,046
Posted By dommm
Hi BMW technician, I went to your web page & did...

Hi BMW technician, I went to your web page & did a search using the search tool, I entered "cabin air filter" in the search box & it did not give me any results. I am confused on where to find the...
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