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Forum: European Delivery 08-01-2015, 06:09 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,968
Posted By MSgtMel
My money for local fast food was on the AB...

My money for local fast food was on the AB broetchen mit Lox or in town a Bratwurst with extra strong mustard on a broetchen and a Bitburger (St Pauli in Bayern).
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-01-2015, 11:54 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,017
Posted By MSgtMel
Is this part of the scrollable features for this...

Is this part of the scrollable features for this area or a permanent display?
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 08-01-2015, 11:51 AM
Replies: 1,692
Views: 228,384
Posted By MSgtMel
Shawn, Hopefully this is the correct thread...

Shawn,

Hopefully this is the correct thread for this request. I'm in need of; coding software, installation instructions and any tips, pitfalls of same. Have done so before with e-sys but find...
Forum: European Delivery 08-01-2015, 09:23 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,968
Posted By MSgtMel
You guys forgot just one thing about getting food...

You guys forgot just one thing about getting food at McD's in the EU, that can also come with BEER or WINE!
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 07-30-2015, 12:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,188
Posted By MSgtMel
Yes, changing the parts was not a problem. But...

Yes, changing the parts was not a problem. But how did you reset the airbag error after having to disconnect and remove it to change the parts? Stealership wants $125+tax to check and reset!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-29-2015, 10:34 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,017
Posted By MSgtMel
Me thinks BMW associated too closely with Apple...

Me thinks BMW associated too closely with Apple at their "Genius Bar"(TM) :rofl::rofl::rofl:
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-27-2015, 11:50 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,445
Posted By MSgtMel
Saw one at my local dealer a couple of weeks. If...

Saw one at my local dealer a couple of weeks. If you like dark colors it's ok. As dark as it was my preference would be to get one of the blacks. After all, if it needs to be washed every couple...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-27-2015, 11:40 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 6,976
Posted By MSgtMel
Yes, LEDs do run cooler for a given lumen output...

Yes, LEDs do run cooler for a given lumen output than any other form of illumination. However, todays high output LEDs do get quite warm and need large heatsinks and even larger ones for super...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-27-2015, 10:23 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 6,976
Posted By MSgtMel
Sorry, I don't have any firm answers on that. ...

Sorry, I don't have any firm answers on that. You will have to take one of the units apart and see if what they have is a standard bulb that has a replacement made for it (i.e. a lot of work and...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-26-2015, 07:39 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 6,976
Posted By MSgtMel
First, my bad for not checking sales of the cheap...

First, my bad for not checking sales of the cheap projectors to see if they still had the old bulb as in the first pages of the thread. I see there are now many LED projectors available.

Second,...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-26-2015, 07:15 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 6,976
Posted By MSgtMel
Projectors from BMW

BMW is now carrying these projectors with four different images. The MSRP is $150 for a pair.

Can be found by loging into BMWusa.com going to vehicle accesories, exterior, lamps and lenses.

I...
Forum: Mobile Electronics and Lighting 07-26-2015, 06:28 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 134
Posted By MSgtMel
FS: iPhone 4 adapter

FS: iPhone 4 snapin adapter NIB/open but unused. $100 incl. ins. mailing
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-20-2015, 03:18 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 908
Posted By MSgtMel
Interesting statements... While living in...

Interesting statements... While living in Germany for a total of 9 years between 1974 and 1986, it was illegal to use both fog and high beams at the same time. I highly doubt that this has ever...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-20-2015, 02:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 495
Posted By MSgtMel
Going by your pictures your looking at a...

Going by your pictures your looking at a replacement and I would guess that will be more than $2K when done. I had a minor scrape of an ultra high curb with mine and they removed it for repair and...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-12-2015, 06:08 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 488
Posted By MSgtMel
You know, after all the supposed SW fixes that...

You know, after all the supposed SW fixes that BMW has done for/to this system I'm beginning to think what it really needs is a bigger processor. That is the current CPU is too slow to properly go...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-02-2015, 09:18 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 974
Posted By MSgtMel
Yeah, definitely too many OPERATORS (doesn't...

Yeah, definitely too many OPERATORS (doesn't matter what make of vehicle) and not enough DRIVERS on the road.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-27-2015, 04:32 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 325
Posted By MSgtMel
Yes, definitely sounds like at least one valve...

Yes, definitely sounds like at least one valve operating close to max tolerance gap and since it quiets on warm up is indication that it comes into tolerance at temp. Suggest you do as said above...
Forum: BMW i3 and BMW i8 (2014 - Current) 06-14-2015, 06:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,602
Posted By MSgtMel
IMHO the Abu Dhabi beats the TM by just a smidge....

IMHO the Abu Dhabi beats the TM by just a smidge. The best looking is the AC Schnitzer followed by the standard issue and then the lime green. Although since I don't like green I wouldn't even get...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-14-2015, 06:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 416
Posted By MSgtMel
1. The roundel is the same whether an "M" car or...

1. The roundel is the same whether an "M" car or M sport or standard = All are BMWs.
2. Better no badging than misleading badging.

+1 for madhotm3
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-24-2015, 02:32 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,737
Posted By MSgtMel
+1 From what I've seen of the driving in the...

+1

From what I've seen of the driving in the former Eatern block, to me the only way to go would be in a T84 for a taxi. Wonder how much that would be per Km?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-23-2015, 08:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 654
Posted By MSgtMel
A great tool that I've found that is good at...

A great tool that I've found that is good at getting various things into and out of tight places is what is 'alligator forceps'. Search on Amazon, quite reasonably priced as well. You might not...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-21-2015, 07:33 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,737
Posted By MSgtMel
Another use for the rear shade w/wo tint that...

Another use for the rear shade w/wo tint that doesn't get a lot of air time is putting it up (powered) when some idjit coming from behind either has misaligned headlights or is purposely be an AH...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-18-2015, 04:15 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,553
Posted By MSgtMel
If I wanted that much ugly chrome I'd buy a...

If I wanted that much ugly chrome I'd buy a Cadillac and if that were the case I sure as F*** wouldn't be lurking in these forums.:p
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-16-2015, 06:01 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,553
Posted By MSgtMel
Granted your pic of the G30 is a different car...

Granted your pic of the G30 is a different car but it confirmed to me the line similarities that are coming i.e. the straight hood line where it meets the bumper just above the headlights. The F10...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-05-2015, 01:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 426
Posted By MSgtMel
To me that sounded like the mechanical wastegagte...

To me that sounded like the mechanical wastegagte (too much boost for some reason) for the turbo, especially when it did it again under higher revs without adding that much speed. Take it to someone...
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