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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-02-2014, 07:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 200
Posted By starryeyed
Yes, the knob turns and clicks, but nothing...

Yes, the knob turns and clicks, but nothing happens on the screen. Yes, this is true on every screen. I can move between screens, so there is right-left functionality to the knob.

Thanks for...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-02-2014, 06:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 200
Posted By starryeyed
HELP! iDrive dial stopped scrolling!

The iDrive dial on my 2012 535xi GT M-Sport stopped scrolling today. I can move horizontally between screens, but can't scroll up and down.

Is this common? Fortunately the car is still under...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-06-2014, 05:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 490
Posted By starryeyed
That lever less tire machine is pretty cool. ...

That lever less tire machine is pretty cool.

I ordered new tires today. I have come close to hydroplaning on a poorly-drained road, one that I drive on all the time. Not worth the risk.

And...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-06-2014, 03:34 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 490
Posted By starryeyed
I didn't buy a BMW MSport with Dynamic Handling...

I didn't buy a BMW MSport with Dynamic Handling to go 55 mph behind a Prius....and then slow down to 45 mph when it starts to sprinkle.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-06-2014, 10:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 490
Posted By starryeyed
Good point! I'm in the Northeast, just rained...

Good point! I'm in the Northeast, just rained all day yesterday.

My spouse thinks it's a no-brainer to replace the tires now, especially given the way I drive.

PS - That's a gorgeous car mness!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-06-2014, 09:09 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 490
Posted By starryeyed
Need help-when to replace tires?

I have a 2012 535xi GT with MSport, and all season tires. The All Season are fine for me because I'm too busy to conduct a swap twice a year.

My front tires have 3/32's of tread and my rear's...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 06-28-2012, 08:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,522
Posted By starryeyed
:lmao: Ha-ha-ha-ha!! :lmao:

:lmao: Ha-ha-ha-ha!! :lmao:
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 06-28-2012, 08:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,119
Posted By starryeyed
Beautiful car! Thanks for the pictures. What...

Beautiful car! Thanks for the pictures. What did you do with the BMW Apps? I have no idea what it's for?
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 06-28-2012, 08:35 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 11,293
Posted By starryeyed
What about the gauges and ambience lighting, like...

What about the gauges and ambience lighting, like under the wood trim? They are orange, so how do the orange and LED look together?
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 06-26-2012, 02:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,040
Posted By starryeyed
Coding the mirrors to fold simply when you're in...

Coding the mirrors to fold simply when you're in park does not sound like a good idea. What if you are parked, sitting in the car, waiting for whatever, and some dubious individual approaches your...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 06-24-2012, 07:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,396
Posted By starryeyed
My spouse is 6'4" and between lowering,...

My spouse is 6'4" and between lowering, reclining, and moving back, there is plenty of legroom.

Sorry to hear you are uncomfortable, but what the heck are you doing in the passenger seat??!
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 06-21-2012, 08:12 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,583
Posted By starryeyed
Beautiful car! Thanks for the pictures!!...

Beautiful car! Thanks for the pictures!! :thumbup:
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 06-19-2012, 07:57 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 8,021
Posted By starryeyed
Wow mason! Your car is gorgeous! I'd make a PIA...

Wow mason! Your car is gorgeous! I'd make a PIA of myself and get it fixed!
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 06-19-2012, 07:53 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 8,021
Posted By starryeyed
Hi spack24. Thanks for posting about your...

Hi spack24. Thanks for posting about your experience. Sorry to hear you have a love-hate relationship, rather than love-love!

I know how you feel - when I hear a rattle, it drives me insane, and...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 06-17-2012, 07:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,289
Posted By starryeyed
Sweet! Thanks for the pictures! The window...

Sweet! Thanks for the pictures! The window tinting looks great!

Can't get over how well the Recaro seat matches! Ha-ha! A seat protector (A MUST!) and a kick/scuff protector on the rear of the...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 06-15-2012, 07:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,260
Posted By starryeyed
Totally worth the wait! Wow, what a difference! ...

Totally worth the wait! Wow, what a difference! How's the ride quality?

My vote - get the BMW caps.
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 06-15-2012, 06:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,045
Posted By starryeyed
BEAUTIFUL!! :thumbup: Looks so luxurious! ...

BEAUTIFUL!! :thumbup:

Looks so luxurious! How do you like it?
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 06-14-2012, 01:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,143
Posted By starryeyed
I find the blind sport detection mostly useless,...

I find the blind sport detection mostly useless, but that's just me. It's not sensitive enough. I drive in traffic, as many people do, and the steering wheel vibrates when you have sufficient room...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 06-14-2012, 07:58 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 911
Posted By starryeyed
JD Power Survey?

Did you get a survey request from JD Power?

How do they use this info?
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 06-14-2012, 07:55 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,880
Posted By starryeyed
Congratulations!!! Thanks for posting pictures! ...

Congratulations!!! Thanks for posting pictures! The Space Gray/Black looks great!

Don't let the manual scare you - just explore the car. And ask us! Did you see how parts of the manual are...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 06-13-2012, 08:09 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,402
Posted By starryeyed
Sounds like a hassle EDYTHE. Can the...

Sounds like a hassle EDYTHE. Can the sister-dealership send one over? Doesn't sound right that you should have to make the drive......

If not, will you go with a sedan? If so, 5-series or...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 06-13-2012, 06:55 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,045
Posted By starryeyed
You may have to try REALLY hard. I don't know...

You may have to try REALLY hard. I don't know how many times I've looked and I'm suddenly going 90! You just don't feel it. ;)
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 06-12-2012, 08:40 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,143
Posted By starryeyed
Congratulations mwdfdolan! Sounds like a SWEET...

Congratulations mwdfdolan! Sounds like a SWEET build.

If you use high beams ever, please consider adding Automatic High Beams. It's not much money for a VERY convenient feature. The car's...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 06-12-2012, 08:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,676
Posted By starryeyed
At first I thought what Mr Olsen was saying made...

At first I thought what Mr Olsen was saying made sense - that it would be helpful to have parking sensors on when pulling into the garage - but dmunz makes an excellent point. It would stink to have...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 06-12-2012, 08:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,045
Posted By starryeyed
Congratulations shinandy! Can't wait to see more...

Congratulations shinandy! Can't wait to see more pictures! Please show us your interior! Enjoy the new car and don't get caught speeding!
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