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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-30-2013, 05:27 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,110
Posted By SoCal550i
Really??? I have 11/2010 build and have had zero...

Really??? I have 11/2010 build and have had zero issues.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-20-2012, 09:59 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 4,405
Posted By SoCal550i
Another waste of time response/defense. Get over...

Another waste of time response/defense. Get over it... Your happy, good for you but your responses make you less and less credible.
:tsk:
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-18-2012, 10:47 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 8,244
Posted By SoCal550i
I have the stage two and will order the...

I have the stage two and will order the suspension upgrade tomorrow so I can get it installed next week. In 18 months (or less) I am on to my next car so I can't see getting anything else done. I am...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-15-2012, 10:14 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 8,237
Posted By SoCal550i
I'll take the car above it in the truck! Yes, I...

I'll take the car above it in the truck! Yes, I do have an Imperial Blue 550i with the D2 but it's not the same...
Forum: Dealer Feedback / Vehicle Problems 08-15-2012, 06:13 PM
Replies: 192
Views: 41,588
Posted By SoCal550i
Ignore this Yogi guy. Complete st--ge. Greg, you...

Ignore this Yogi guy. Complete st--ge. Greg, you have a great reputation. I wish that I had known of you before I purchased my 550i from another local dealer. Going for a M5 or 991 in about 18...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-09-2012, 02:40 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,584
Posted By SoCal550i
I have 35% all around (except windshield) and I...

I have 35% all around (except windshield) and I have been right next to the CHP and LAPD on numerous occasions and never been pulled over for tint. If they pull you over it will be for something...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-18-2012, 06:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,687
Posted By SoCal550i
I have the shades and just tinted my car. I leave...

I have the shades and just tinted my car. I leave the rear side passenger shades down now that I have the tint. I prefer the rear shade to the tint and leave it up.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-07-2012, 09:42 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 796
Posted By SoCal550i
I went to Sunshield yesterday afternoon and was...

I went to Sunshield yesterday afternoon and was in and out within an hour. Great price. I got 35%. Not as dark as I was expecting. Since it was so cheap I might have them change it to 20% if I feel...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-25-2012, 07:30 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 6,966
Posted By SoCal550i
Good grief...

Good grief...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-22-2012, 02:40 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,025
Posted By SoCal550i
I had a 997 prior to my 550i Msport and there is...

I had a 997 prior to my 550i Msport and there is no way this car untuned is as fast as a 997. With my Dinan Stage 2 it is comparable. The new 991 S is considerably faster. At least the ones I have...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-13-2012, 06:27 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 4,298
Posted By SoCal550i
Overall I would say 8/10. Coming from a 997 P car...

Overall I would say 8/10. Coming from a 997 P car I would never be satisfied and I knew this going in. I was caught between models... The new 991, m5 and CLS AMG 63 were not out so I compromised. ...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-02-2012, 09:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 685
Posted By SoCal550i
Definitely won't have the Auto Gallery do it....

Definitely won't have the Auto Gallery do it. I'll check the guy out on Yelp. Thanks!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-02-2012, 09:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 685
Posted By SoCal550i
Thanks! I wil call him.

Thanks! I wil call him.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-01-2012, 04:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 685
Posted By SoCal550i
I hear you about the wind and making things...

I hear you about the wind and making things difficult. I find it amazing I can't find anybody out where I live as there a a lot of P, F cars and other exotics. I might ask the Autogallery if they...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-01-2012, 04:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 685
Posted By SoCal550i
Thanks. I saw this one when I did my searches. ...

Thanks. I saw this one when I did my searches. I'll call him but he is basde on the other side of town and I am not sure my project would justify his travel.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-01-2012, 10:11 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 685
Posted By SoCal550i
LA Area Detailers?

I am looking for recommendations for a good detailer that serves the west end of the San Fernando Valley (Calabassas/Woodland Hills). I have an Imperial Blue 550i and I am getting tired of dealing...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-26-2011, 08:53 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,490
Posted By SoCal550i
I went back and forth on whether to get the Dinan...

I went back and forth on whether to get the Dinan flash at a dealer or indepenndent shop. The guy at the independent shop told me BMW could not tell if the car had been flashed. I was a little...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-24-2011, 01:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,166
Posted By SoCal550i
Happened to me too last week. What really scared...

Happened to me too last week. What really scared me is that I am sure the car was off before I left it. Came back an hour later and it was locked with the engine running.

Today I had a situation...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-19-2011, 03:16 PM
Replies: 264
Views: 31,602
Posted By SoCal550i
FWIW I just tried 0-60 using the dynomaster app...

FWIW I just tried 0-60 using the dynomaster app for the Android. Unfortunately got stuck behind a trash truck when accelerating on to the freeway. On the way back home I tried it on a fairly wide...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-19-2011, 09:02 AM
Replies: 264
Views: 31,602
Posted By SoCal550i
I got the stage 2 upgrade last week from Center...

I got the stage 2 upgrade last week from Center BMW. They are new to Dinan and it took two trips and almost 3 hours to do what should only take an hour. They gave me an extra 5% off (wow $25) and...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-04-2011, 11:06 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 9,024
Posted By SoCal550i
This is total BS... I travel to Tokyo frequently...

This is total BS... I travel to Tokyo frequently and I can tell you that there are many more Lexus' on the road there than German cars. I just returned to the States yesterday after spending 3 weeks...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-03-2011, 10:03 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 9,024
Posted By SoCal550i
I don't have the numbers to back it up but the...

I don't have the numbers to back it up but the last couple of years I have seen much more of the LSs. Actually quite startling the numbers I see in Ginza and other high end areas around Tokyo. My...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-02-2011, 08:39 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 9,024
Posted By SoCal550i
Wrong about Toyota/Lexus. They have been...

Wrong about Toyota/Lexus. They have been separate for the last 3 or 4 years. They use the Lexus branding in Japan and have separate dealerships. I was at a Lexus dealership in Tokyo two days ago.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-02-2011, 02:30 AM
Replies: 208
Views: 9,024
Posted By SoCal550i
I am in Tokyo right now and took a picture of one...

I am in Tokyo right now and took a picture of one yesterday. It's on on my US cell phone and can't get it off of the phone until I return to the States in a couple of days. I will post the pic...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-01-2011, 07:09 AM
Replies: 208
Views: 9,024
Posted By SoCal550i
Another rehashed/useless thread..... Why????

Another rehashed/useless thread.....

Why????
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