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Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 01-01-2015, 11:36 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 449
Posted By kjmurphy
Absolutely no issues to date. Hope you have the...

Absolutely no issues to date. Hope you have the same experience.
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 01-01-2015, 08:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 449
Posted By kjmurphy
No issues with TPMS.

No issues with TPMS.
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 01-01-2015, 05:59 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 449
Posted By kjmurphy
Regardless of which one you choose, you will not...

Regardless of which one you choose, you will not regret selecting the 535GT. My wife drives a 2011 535GT and we have put nearly 70K miles on it. There just isn't a better interstate cruiser on the...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 12-16-2014, 03:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 655
Posted By kjmurphy
It was 3M.

It was 3M.
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 12-15-2014, 06:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 655
Posted By kjmurphy
I had the front bumper, 24" on the hood and front...

I had the front bumper, 24" on the hood and front fenders, headlights, A pillars, side mirrors and leading edge of the roof (6") on my wife's GT when we lived in Colorado. They use a lot of sand...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 05-27-2014, 10:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,020
Posted By kjmurphy
In all honesty, I find the GT to be much better...

In all honesty, I find the GT to be much better looking than the Wraith. I hope BMW continues to offer the GT in the US for years to come, but fear slow sales will seal its fate.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-11-2014, 03:07 PM
Replies: 1,607
Views: 94,868
Posted By kjmurphy
Got it. I'll give that a try before throwing in...

Got it. I'll give that a try before throwing in the towel.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-11-2014, 03:00 PM
Replies: 1,607
Views: 94,868
Posted By kjmurphy
I did not have any issues during the RAR...

I did not have any issues during the RAR extraction and the pkgdb and config.nfm files are the only files in the root of the drive. Total size is 29.5GB.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-11-2014, 02:51 PM
Replies: 1,607
Views: 94,868
Posted By kjmurphy
Shawn, the format is FAT32 and I am using the...

Shawn, the format is FAT32 and I am using the single 32GB version. Kevin
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-11-2014, 12:24 PM
Replies: 1,607
Views: 94,868
Posted By kjmurphy
After several tries I was able to get the car to...

After several tries I was able to get the car to at least acknowledge the thumb drive. Almost immediately after acknowledging the thumb drive a message flashed up and gave an error message which...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-11-2014, 12:07 PM
Replies: 1,607
Views: 94,868
Posted By kjmurphy
Has anyone in the Dover, DE area that has...

Has anyone in the Dover, DE area that has performed this update? I have hit a wall and can't figure out why I am unable to update. Would appreciate any help you can provide.
Kevin
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-04-2014, 06:55 PM
Replies: 1,607
Views: 94,868
Posted By kjmurphy
Shawn, Can you please send me the nav...

Shawn,
Can you please send me the nav update info for my 2011 535 GT, build date 02/11? Thanks in advance.
Kevin
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 09-22-2013, 05:40 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,287
Posted By kjmurphy
I've got the 3M clear bra on my wife's GT. Bra...

I've got the 3M clear bra on my wife's GT. Bra covers front bumper, leading 18" of hood and fenders, headlights, mirror caps, A-pillars and leading 6 inches of roof. Pkg was $600 at Ace Automotive...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 07-11-2013, 04:58 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,182
Posted By kjmurphy
I just changes mine out at 36K. Fronts still had...

I just changes mine out at 36K. Fronts still had some more life on them, but decided to replace all 4 at the same time.
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 07-01-2013, 06:29 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 452
Posted By kjmurphy
It's happened a couple of times. Seems to happen...

It's happened a couple of times. Seems to happen solely with my wife's key and not mine. ended up calling Sirius and they talked me through the restore.
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 02-13-2013, 04:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,335
Posted By kjmurphy
Just under 29K miles and the computer says I am...

Just under 29K miles and the computer says I am getting 24.6 mpg. Pretty good for such a large car. BTW- it is a 535 xDrive.
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 02-13-2013, 11:10 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,772
Posted By kjmurphy
5 GT makes sense. The 3 GT probably will not...

5 GT makes sense. The 3 GT probably will not sell well simply because the 3-series wagon is a much more practical option if you need the extra cargo capacity. Look how poorly the Infiniti EX35...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 12-29-2012, 07:32 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,676
Posted By kjmurphy
Update - 26.5K and still no issues with uneven...

Update - 26.5K and still no issues with uneven wear or bubbles on the sidewall. Can probably make 30K before replacing.
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 11-23-2012, 07:51 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,290
Posted By kjmurphy
Yes, the oyster interior is difficult to keep...

Yes, the oyster interior is difficult to keep clean and if I had it to do all over again I would have gone with black (exterior is graphite). Denim presents a greater challenge than dirt in my...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 03-03-2012, 08:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,676
Posted By kjmurphy
I have the 19" wheel and tire package and after...

I have the 19" wheel and tire package and after 9k miles I have no issues with the RFTs. Hope this helps.

Kevin
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 02-23-2012, 08:50 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,378
Posted By kjmurphy
My wife purchased a 535GT in November and we have...

My wife purchased a 535GT in November and we have been extremely happy with every aspect of the car. We thought about the 550GT, but realized that we didn't need the extra power and found the mpg...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 02-19-2012, 07:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,836
Posted By kjmurphy
I want the 550 look

I looked at both the 550 GT and 535 GT before going with the 535. Very happy with my choice so far. Now I would like to make my 535 look more like the 550. Does anyone know if it is possible to...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 01-31-2012, 04:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,296
Posted By kjmurphy
Love the look of the matte finish and wish I was...

Love the look of the matte finish and wish I was able to find one at the time of my purchase. It's a shame that the area around the shifter is not finished in matte as well.
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 11-25-2011, 07:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,580
Posted By kjmurphy
Thanks. I've been in the Air Force for 19 years...

Thanks. I've been in the Air Force for 19 years and it has been a privilige and an honor to serve this great country.
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 11-24-2011, 07:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,580
Posted By kjmurphy
Here are a couple of pics of my new GT. The...

Here are a couple of pics of my new GT. The background for the first one is the Chapel on the Air Force Academy. The second is from one of the scenic overlooks on the base.

Kevin
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