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Forum: Off-Topic Today, 01:36 PM
Replies: 25
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Posted By st_o_p
The municipality will love you. On camera and...

The municipality will love you. On camera and with steep fine you'll be sponsoring the local roads maintenance :D



I know you guys think home pc when someone says "computer", but it's really...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-14-2015, 01:55 PM
Replies: 221
Views: 8,346
Posted By st_o_p
+1 My F10 experience is limited to post-LCI...

+1
My F10 experience is limited to post-LCI Xdrive (meaning hydraulic steering) - and I love the car, performance-wise and all around. I have a feeling a lot of people here have pre-LCI or...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-12-2015, 03:13 PM
Replies: 221
Views: 8,346
Posted By st_o_p
Heh, I didn't own E39 but I did own E46. It was...

Heh, I didn't own E39 but I did own E46. It was an awesome car - but the F10 is in a whole different league better. From what I read on this thread some E39 owners feel the same.
I did drive E60 but...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-11-2015, 02:20 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,898
Posted By st_o_p
Sorry :) this was not intended as a DYI. I don't...

Sorry :) this was not intended as a DYI. I don't feel I'm qualified to do one - I mostly wanted to share some of my experience after going in with zero knowledge. Feel free to ask questions.

BTW...
Forum: Off-Topic 05-07-2015, 02:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 420
Posted By st_o_p
I find the thought of a battery backup appealing...

I find the thought of a battery backup appealing - provided it has sufficient capacity and low/no maintenance. Don't think we're there yet - but it's good things are moving in that direction. Here...
Forum: Off-Topic 05-06-2015, 02:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 420
Posted By st_o_p
Yeah, what they missed in that last statement is...

Yeah, what they missed in that last statement is that the generator can be purchased for $3700 however the installation is close to $10,000 on top of that. Ask me how I know :mad:
Forum: Off-Topic 05-01-2015, 02:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 310
Posted By st_o_p
When they reach orbit, I'll get interested....

When they reach orbit, I'll get interested. Suborbital is lame :dunno:
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-27-2015, 03:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 286
Posted By st_o_p
On US specs cars it works. I had originally...

On US specs cars it works.

I had originally the standard steering wheel, no paddles and I don't have the sports transmission. I installed M-sport steering wheel which came with paddle shifts (I...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-24-2015, 02:53 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,898
Posted By st_o_p
Yeah, I ended up having to buy the sports airbag...

Yeah, I ended up having to buy the sports airbag from the dealer. There was no other choice at the time, but everything else was working so I just spend the extra money and got it done. It was a lot...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-23-2015, 02:29 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 917
Posted By st_o_p
It's not really a surprise. The DMCA (the law the...

It's not really a surprise. The DMCA (the law the article mentions) that they want to modify to cover cars is an abomination passed when the MAFIAA (also known as MPAA and RIAA) greased Washington...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-20-2015, 02:52 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,097
Posted By st_o_p
I went through this - the whole experience here...

I went through this - the whole experience here http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=779823
Forum: European Delivery 04-14-2015, 08:35 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 419
Posted By st_o_p
Warranty/free maintenance start date

So I did ED last year (very happy about it BTW), and I did extensive reading on the subject at the time. However - apparently I missed an important point:

When you do European delivery, the 4 year...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 04-11-2015, 11:22 AM
Replies: 268
Views: 21,440
Posted By st_o_p
Hey, can I get the link too? Thx Edit:...

Hey, can I get the link too?
Thx

Edit: Nevermind, I found it. For everybody looking for this - google it, there are posts on all kinds of auto-forums with this, most seem to have the links...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-07-2015, 03:07 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,227
Posted By st_o_p
The euro-mirrors are sooooo much better than the...

The euro-mirrors are sooooo much better than the US version - it's beyond me why we're getting the cr@py ones. Apart from the outer part being tilted, the Euro ones also don't have the thick black...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-27-2015, 03:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 774
Posted By st_o_p
I think it depends very much on your driving...

I think it depends very much on your driving style. My '14 535 is not great city drive - but has eye-popping mileage on long trip highway drives. And even city is about the same as my old E46 325 -...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-27-2015, 02:11 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,386
Posted By st_o_p
IMO calisto is one of the best colors on the F10....

IMO calisto is one of the best colors on the F10. It does look different depending on the light - in certain light it can have a greenish tint, and in certain light looks almost brown - but generally...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-25-2015, 02:13 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 6,665
Posted By st_o_p
It kills me when people complain about the F10...

It kills me when people complain about the F10 interior - I think it's fantastic. But then I have ceramic controls etc, so can't really speak about other configurations. All I can say - if you car's...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-24-2015, 03:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 795
Posted By st_o_p
I don't know what the seam is since I haven't...

I don't know what the seam is since I haven't noticed it on my '14
But I'm going to guess it has nothing to do with year model and is just happenstance on individual vehicles - it happened to have...
Forum: Off-Topic 03-16-2015, 02:21 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 748
Posted By st_o_p
I don't get LinkedIn spam. My profile there is...

I don't get LinkedIn spam.
My profile there is for job hunting, and I do get a lot of requests - but they are all from recruiters, and expected. Haven't seen anything that isn't. Ironically, I'm not...
Forum: Off-Topic 03-10-2015, 03:42 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 557
Posted By st_o_p
I have Verizon FIOS - have for a few years - and...

I have Verizon FIOS - have for a few years - and have mixed feelings about it.

The picture quality is good, and the service is reliable - haven't really had outages, I can see as much.

They...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-26-2015, 02:29 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 5,678
Posted By st_o_p
I got the ones from the OP (because of this...

I got the ones from the OP (because of this thread actually). They look awesome!!
And so far everyone that has seen them said they look cool, 0 votes for pretentious.
Thanks OP for posing this...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-25-2015, 03:34 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,019
Posted By st_o_p
I saw that in a news story today. And also the...

I saw that in a news story today. And also the winner in the Luxury Car category was Chevy Impala. Since when is Chevvy luxury??
I haven't seen either the Buick or the Chevy - but I had to :rofl:...
Forum: Off-Topic 02-20-2015, 12:50 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 951
Posted By st_o_p
Yeah - what the hell, it's a public parking spot....

Yeah - what the hell, it's a public parking spot.
Maybe a tradition in Boston - I never lived there, and first time I hear about it - but how the #$!% is the other guy supposed to know about it?...
Forum: Off-Topic 02-20-2015, 12:36 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 554
Posted By st_o_p
Didn't read the article, but - I hope not....

Didn't read the article, but -

I hope not. Tesla is something I can buy in the future and I really don't want dumbed down "my way or the highway" Apple product.

As for charging stations - Tesla...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-18-2015, 02:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 444
Posted By st_o_p
Is there an easy way to copy all settings...

Is there an easy way to copy all settings associated with one key to a different key?
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