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Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) Today, 04:33 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 859
Posted By TopDownInFL
I'm an 8-time BMW owner. Send it back and go buy...

I'm an 8-time BMW owner. Send it back and go buy another one somewhere else. Perhaps from the servicing dealer. I have patience for cars I've come to know and love. But one that was less than a day...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) Today, 04:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 123
Posted By TopDownInFL
Glad to help.

Glad to help.
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) Today, 03:28 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 489
Posted By TopDownInFL
BMW SA's deal with so many people that have...

BMW SA's deal with so many people that have attitudes because they "drive a BMW". I once watched a guy throw a fit and argue with the service manager because they didn't have a BMW loaner for his...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) Today, 03:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 123
Posted By TopDownInFL
It's called the boot. And you can use Forever...

It's called the boot. And you can use Forever Black to even out the coloring - here's an old post (http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showpost.php?p=5841400&postcount=13) of mine addressing this for an...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) Yesterday, 01:49 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 859
Posted By TopDownInFL
Personally, I'd try to give it back. You'd be...

Personally, I'd try to give it back. You'd be well within your reason. Not sure if they would, but they certainly wouldn't be surprised that you did.
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) Yesterday, 09:00 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 317
Posted By TopDownInFL
To address the fuel pump splashback issue, try...

To address the fuel pump splashback issue, try turning the nozzle 1/4 turn clockwise, which will require you, at a minimum, to hold the entire nozzle handle in place.
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) Yesterday, 08:56 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 117
Posted By TopDownInFL
Welcome to the 'fest! I've never hear of...

Welcome to the 'fest!


I've never hear of this. The security is all keyfob-based, so I'm not sure how one would steal it via the OBD-II port.
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 01-21-2015, 07:56 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 612
Posted By TopDownInFL
I've had 2 6er verts and 2 3er verts. Although...

I've had 2 6er verts and 2 3er verts. Although I'm in Florida, I can say the vert was more fun. I got a coupe because the noise *is* louder in the vert even with the top up and, at the time, I had...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 01-21-2015, 07:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 341
Posted By TopDownInFL
The seats. I uses 303 protectant on the dash (I...

The seats. I uses 303 protectant on the dash (I don't have the leather dash - but wish I did!). You could use the prestine clean on the dash (leather or not) to clean it, but I would definitely...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 01-21-2015, 07:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 489
Posted By TopDownInFL
Took mine in today for an issue with the...

Took mine in today for an issue with the suspension on the front driver's wheel (I posted about this a few weeks back - a "click click" noise when turning. I think it's the tie rods, but we'll see. ...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 01-21-2015, 07:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 440
Posted By TopDownInFL
Buddy - I went from a 545 to a 645 years back...

Buddy - I went from a 545 to a 645 years back and, while it's two completely different cars, I can I loved the move. The sportiness of the 6 I believe will outshine the noise you're currently not...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 01-20-2015, 04:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 515
Posted By TopDownInFL
Just killing me. ;-)

Just killing me. ;-)
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 01-20-2015, 03:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 515
Posted By TopDownInFL
Nupe - if I had the money, I'd buy your '08... I...

Nupe - if I had the money, I'd buy your '08... I miss mine. :(
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 01-20-2015, 03:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 341
Posted By TopDownInFL
The rejuvinator oil is fantastic. I do the...

The rejuvinator oil is fantastic. I do the prestine clean at least quarterly and the full two-step at least every 6 months.
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 01-20-2015, 07:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 341
Posted By TopDownInFL
I'm always a fan of Leatherique. Here is a...

I'm always a fan of Leatherique. Here is a review (http://www.detailedimage.com/Ask-a-Pro/leatherique-prestine-clean-product-review/) from one of the premiere detailers in the US - he mentioned in...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 01-20-2015, 07:29 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 489
Posted By TopDownInFL
Calling BMW isn't the answer. I can tell you...

Calling BMW isn't the answer. I can tell you from experience, those people are just facilitators who simply inform two people... and two people only: Your Service Director and the Area BMW Service...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 01-14-2015, 01:44 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 175
Posted By TopDownInFL
Heading to LA on 1/28

I may have an evening between the 28th and 29th to grab dinner if anyone's interested in actually meeting a 'Fest member and fellow 6er owner. :)
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 01-14-2015, 01:42 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,438
Posted By TopDownInFL
option 2 only makes sense if you a) love driving...

option 2 only makes sense if you a) love driving your car, b) aren't really "wanting" to get something different, and c) like the idea of lower payments.

Mine is a buy and even after hitting my...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 01-09-2015, 12:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 304
Posted By TopDownInFL
Bought it. Be sure to check out our sponsors and...

Bought it. Be sure to check out our sponsors and consider buying from them - they keep this forum free. :thumbup:
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-09-2015, 08:34 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,020
Posted By TopDownInFL
It's the alternator (at least it was for me...

It's the alternator (at least it was for me (http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showpost.php?p=3720118&postcount=1))
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-09-2015, 08:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 228
Posted By TopDownInFL
I believe your looking for the finishing plate. ...

I believe your looking for the finishing plate.

BMW part # 54217064089 - it's around $10.
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 01-09-2015, 08:21 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 304
Posted By TopDownInFL
I use the BMW cargo net in my trunk. And, yes,...

I use the BMW cargo net in my trunk. And, yes, there are hooks - two on the sides and two where the trunk opens.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-02-2015, 06:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 388
Posted By TopDownInFL
There are a number of posts in this forum on this...

There are a number of posts in this forum on this topic. Do a bit of searching and you'll find a list of problems.
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 01-01-2015, 05:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 641
Posted By TopDownInFL
I was told by BMW that they chose a cloth top on...

I was told by BMW that they chose a cloth top on the 6 verts because of customer feedback that the customer wanted people to visibly know it was a convertible (something that may get lost in a...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 01-01-2015, 05:06 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 606
Posted By TopDownInFL
I've had issues with fuel injectors on mine, and...

I've had issues with fuel injectors on mine, and the RFTs are... well, RFTs and will never last like non-RFTs.

As for the glass, having owned 2 6 convertibles before, it helps, but you really...
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