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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-08-2015, 07:59 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,873
Posted By Chuck W.
Great photos,,,,, and well said. Although I think...

Great photos,,,,, and well said. Although I think a Porsche 911 would fit the mold better. The kids may complain about the room in the rear seat. :rofl: Enjoy.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-06-2015, 08:21 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,079
Posted By Chuck W.
No offense taken. Hell, many of the options we...

No offense taken. Hell, many of the options we (I) paid for are unnecessary. But, I enjoy them. At the end of the day that is what it is all about.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-06-2015, 07:55 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,079
Posted By Chuck W.
That is the key answer. Whatever make you happy....

That is the key answer. Whatever make you happy. It's your car.



No me. I enjoy making modification that make me happy. I have been pretty light on the F10. My Porsches get a lot more...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-01-2015, 07:40 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 771
Posted By Chuck W.
Yes, I tinted the front windshield with 50% tint....

Yes, I tinted the front windshield with 50% tint. We use the BMW primarily as a highway/travel car. It is, IMHO, perfect for this and we optioned it with this in mind. The only thing I noticed on...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-30-2015, 08:34 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 771
Posted By Chuck W.
IMHO, you're good. I did the same on my AW 535I...

IMHO, you're good. I did the same on my AW 535I MS. 15% Rear Windows, 35% Front Windows & 50% Windshield. I like the look and it does it job.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-28-2015, 07:37 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 485
Posted By Chuck W.
In other post I have read, this is normal. ...

In other post I have read, this is normal. Others have complained about the gearing of the manual transmission and the high highway RPMs.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-22-2015, 02:33 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 839
Posted By Chuck W.
Agreed.... IMHO, the 5 series is so much more of...

Agreed.... IMHO, the 5 series is so much more of a car than the 4 series and expectantly the 3 series.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-16-2015, 07:27 AM
Replies: 254
Views: 26,719
Posted By Chuck W.
Here is one.... ...

Here is one....

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Carbon-Fiber-BMW-F10-M5-Style-Rear-Trunk-Spoiler-Boot-Wing-520d-/321680246280?hash=item4ae5a30608
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-12-2015, 08:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 593
Posted By Chuck W.
I painted my calipers blue using G2. I didn't...

I painted my calipers blue using G2. I didn't care for the look so I repainted them in black with G2.

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=631748&highlight=blue+to+black
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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-08-2015, 08:09 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,197
Posted By Chuck W.
I am a fan of BlackVue camera. Between my kids...

I am a fan of BlackVue camera. Between my kids and me we have seven of them. None of them are 2 channel though.

Our own Octupump is a vendor of dash cams.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-07-2015, 08:23 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,512
Posted By Chuck W.
Odd. My nappa leather seats are three and a half...

Odd. My nappa leather seats are three and a half years old and look like new.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-05-2015, 05:52 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,358
Posted By Chuck W.
Way too close. Another fraction of a second and...

Way too close. Another fraction of a second and that would have been a life altering collision. IMHO, dash cams are a must. I have once in all four of my cars. Octopump is a vender of dash cams...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-16-2015, 11:00 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,725
Posted By Chuck W.
There was a posting awhile back by an F10 owner...

There was a posting awhile back by an F10 owner with run flat tires that had a catastrophic blow out in the middle of no where while on a road trip. It took them two days to have a tire shipped in. ...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-14-2015, 08:20 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 419
Posted By Chuck W.
After 3 years and 25,000 miles I got the same...

After 3 years and 25,000 miles I got the same warning. I posted the following video for an easy DIY replacement....

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eGcXjm-y1U0
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-12-2015, 08:38 AM
Replies: 254
Views: 26,719
Posted By Chuck W.
The spoiler you want is this one that they have...

The spoiler you want is this one that they have listed in gray;
...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-10-2015, 08:39 PM
Replies: 254
Views: 26,719
Posted By Chuck W.
I bought an eBay M5 spoiler from bmwchop168 in...

I bought an eBay M5 spoiler from bmwchop168 in Alpine White. It is a spot on perfect color match. If one did not know they would think it came with the car from the factor.
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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-15-2015, 07:50 AM
Replies: 7
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Views: 686
Posted By Chuck W.
Yap..... certain sacrifices have to be made for...

Yap..... certain sacrifices have to be made for the kind of performance that the engine produces. (Yes... that was sarcasm).
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-15-2015, 07:38 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 477
Posted By Chuck W.
"Remote Battery Discharge" Warning & Fix

My wife's remote's battery was low and she got the "Remote Battery Discharge" warning when starting the F10. I did some web searching and found that the remote takes a 3 volt model 2450 battery. ...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-13-2015, 04:47 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,021
Posted By Chuck W.
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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-07-2015, 07:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 286
Posted By Chuck W.
All four of my cars have BlackVue cameras and two...

All four of my cars have BlackVue cameras and two of my kids have them. IMHO, this day in age these are a must. Too much road rage and insurance scams out there.

And, our very own Octopump is...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-29-2015, 08:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 991
Posted By Chuck W.
Try meguiars scratch xm first. Great stuff. ...

Try meguiars scratch xm first. Great stuff.

http://www.meguiars.com/content/global/product/2760_lg.jpg
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-24-2015, 07:51 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 3,346
Posted By Chuck W.
Funnest response in a long time. :thumbup:

Funnest response in a long time. :thumbup:
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-22-2015, 07:50 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 859
Posted By Chuck W.
Get some PB Blaster. Soak the nut for a day or...

Get some PB Blaster. Soak the nut for a day or two then try it. I agree.... you don't want to snap that off.
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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-21-2015, 08:15 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 859
Posted By Chuck W.
I hard wired mine and ran the wires out of the...

I hard wired mine and ran the wires out of the bottom right air scoop. The wires push up into the scoop when not in use. You will need to add some length to reach though. The charging nuts come off...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-09-2015, 03:34 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,457
Posted By Chuck W.
I have 5% Rear, 35% Front & 50% Windshield on my...

I have 5% Rear, 35% Front & 50% Windshield on my AW F10 with black interior. No issues with visibility, however it is just a matter of time until I get cited. It's been 3 years and 26,000 miles...
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