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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-06-2016, 02:19 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 863
Posted By schnell525
6.2K...when they start opening up plus paint...

6.2K...when they start opening up plus paint blending....hood, front passenger, rear passenger. plus wheel repair and replacement of tire. damage can permanently make that tire unbalanceable. Good...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-06-2016, 02:15 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,914
Posted By schnell525
You might find a soft-shelled case that you can...

You might find a soft-shelled case that you can have at easy access. You keep the pistol in a kydex holster, for example in a soft exterior pouch and have it on your passenger seat or glove box...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-06-2016, 02:08 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,731
Posted By schnell525
BMW does not care. They will not buy your car...

BMW does not care. They will not buy your car back. They wouldn't buy back long-term customers that had purchased multiple cars from them. Despite problems, which came out in further technical...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-06-2016, 02:14 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,099
Posted By schnell525
Droopy Butt vs. Bangle Butt.....da droop it is,...

Droopy Butt vs. Bangle Butt.....da droop it is, Ja!

But as usual, which company is going offer the best lease numbers, and what car will have the reliability?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-01-2016, 02:05 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,260
Posted By schnell525
It's far better than any dealer advertisement...

It's far better than any dealer advertisement cheese ball plastic frame.:thumbup:
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-26-2015, 01:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 475
Posted By schnell525
Agree, the cost for seats, parts, and labor would...

Agree, the cost for seats, parts, and labor would be ridiculous. If you really think the seats will help, haggle to trade in the car for another. Work with some of the forum sponsors. If you...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 12-04-2015, 02:49 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 603
Posted By schnell525
I would not purchase an N63 engined car without...

I would not purchase an N63 engined car without an included BMW supported extended warranty that is exclusionary. They warranty contract must list what is covered and what is not covered. I would...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 11-09-2015, 04:53 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 559
Posted By schnell525
I would say never. The only movement is on a...

I would say never. The only movement is on a test drive, or backing up and moving to wash the car. And that occurs with a truck with a tank of detergent and a pressure washer. The flat pot removal...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-10-2015, 02:40 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 6,436
Posted By schnell525
It's amazing Sophisto keeps blaming the North...

It's amazing Sophisto keeps blaming the North American market for the 550's total shortcomings. If the engine cannot handle the day to day driving of normal and even spirited cycles of driving,...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-02-2015, 12:57 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,127
Posted By schnell525
E350 4matic class cars with the AMG package 18"...

E350 4matic class cars with the AMG package 18" 40 or 45 series still can ride stiff over bumps but can be overall comfortable. Handling is nimble and turn in can be sharp. It rides better than a...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-10-2015, 02:23 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 340
Posted By schnell525
That's the type of problem that can cause injury...

That's the type of problem that can cause injury to you or another problem. Lemon it.

BMW should be smart enough about this since they troll the forums as do the dealers.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-10-2015, 01:39 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 770
Posted By schnell525
Darn, sounds like out of the frying pan and into...

Darn, sounds like out of the frying pan and into the fire. They aren't going to give you any deals. It's used, so you're going to have to battle out the CPO warranty. I would never own any of...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-03-2015, 01:30 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 16,446
Posted By schnell525
Sorry but LOL.:rofl: Sure BMW will stand be...

Sorry but LOL.:rofl: Sure BMW will stand be behind you, but you might not like the feeling afterwards.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-29-2015, 02:43 AM
Replies: 118
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Views: 6,369
Posted By schnell525
I always run trunk-liners in my trunk. Very few...

I always run trunk-liners in my trunk. Very few trunk liners would be able to hold 5 gallons of water. Certainly BMW's OEM would not be able to. It's in the manual about water/fluid leaks. To the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-29-2015, 02:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 690
Posted By schnell525
I would say it's negligible. I put 18" snow's on...

I would say it's negligible. I put 18" snow's on vs. riding through with 19" 40 series IIRC.

The biggest things is not driving into snow that's too deep--goes with any car. If you high-center...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-28-2015, 10:26 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,343
Posted By schnell525
Einszett (1Z) Leather Cleaner/Protectant...

Einszett (1Z) Leather Cleaner/Protectant (Lederpflege) does an excellent 1 step job of cleaning and conditioning and leaving a pleasant scent. It is not greasy or shiny.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-26-2015, 05:07 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,123
Posted By schnell525
I can understand unloading a used BMW on a car...

I can understand unloading a used BMW on a car lot or lease return with used tires, but not with a car you're going to driving every day.

It's bad enough that new RFT tires for these cars have...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 08-20-2015, 02:52 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,634
Posted By schnell525
A good Euro Delivery service is positive--however...

A good Euro Delivery service is positive--however this is a process that's been designed to be a positive experience and it's someone's job to make it so.

You'll find the true level of performance...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-18-2015, 04:16 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,677
Posted By schnell525
Torkild, I'm glad to hear that you've had...

Torkild,

I'm glad to hear that you've had some good success in eliminating noises.... Noises and creaks are incredibly annoying--especially when it comes with a rather expensive car. Best of...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 08-16-2015, 03:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 905
Posted By schnell525
Prepared to be keel-hauled by pirates. You're...

Prepared to be keel-hauled by pirates. You're going to lose some bucks. It might not be too bad since it's a 3 series. If it was a 5, you'd really lose your shorts.
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 08-06-2015, 03:45 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,154
Posted By schnell525
One thing to keep in mind, the companies do...

One thing to keep in mind, the companies do monitor fan sites...whether it's BMW like this one or Lexus, or Audi. The dealers and dealer staff too check out sites for their own interest, as well as...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-30-2015, 09:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 944
Posted By schnell525
The F10 is the wrong car to roll the dice on...

The F10 is the wrong car to roll the dice on given its complexities. I would not have one out of warranty. Even in warranty, BMW & its dealers have issues fixing them. That'll be on your dime...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-29-2015, 02:24 AM
Replies: 1,459
Views: 155,998
Posted By schnell525
Have people considering the 550 even read this...

Have people considering the 550 even read this thread?

These problems aren't a joke. Out of warranty these costs could cost you a significant part of the cost of a new lease, with a new car...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-19-2015, 02:09 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,677
Posted By schnell525
A couple things you can try: use a pressure...

A couple things you can try:

use a pressure washer and give each tire well a good washing. that may remove some grit that's built up. i found it helpful with mine after my long winters.

use...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-30-2015, 06:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 635
Posted By schnell525
Wasn't this part of the service bulletin/campaign...

Wasn't this part of the service bulletin/campaign for the N63 was to move to 5W-40? Given how hot this engine gets I always thought 5W-30 was thin.
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