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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-17-2015, 06:27 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 2,798
Posted By Quacker
I was thinking. What if you De'd it all! Then...

I was thinking. What if you De'd it all! Then what would people think?

https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/4722284/De-itall.jpg
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-09-2015, 02:07 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,892
Posted By Quacker
I dry mine at 75mph. Works great.

I dry mine at 75mph. Works great.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-06-2015, 05:02 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 5,617
Posted By Quacker
Nice - very nice! I didn't know there was an OEM...

Nice - very nice! I didn't know there was an OEM black 535i badge available. Is there (and is it glossy)?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-04-2015, 05:05 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,863
Posted By Quacker
This is going to be a costly repair. I believe...

This is going to be a costly repair. I believe that you should indeed file a police report and visit the parking lot, at least to see if there is a video available.

As for the mentality... It has...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-02-2015, 08:45 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 423
Posted By Quacker
I have some vinyl here and I will try it in the...

I have some vinyl here and I will try it in the next day or two (without removing the console) and let you know what happens.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-02-2015, 08:25 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 423
Posted By Quacker
Lemme backtrack a bit. I forgot about those steep...

Lemme backtrack a bit. I forgot about those steep concave curves on the console. 'Not sure about those.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-02-2015, 08:04 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 423
Posted By Quacker
A smooth black shiny surface would approximate...

A smooth black shiny surface would approximate the "piano black" trim and that would likely look very nice, but the vinyl will not cover any underlying texture. On the other hand, it may not...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-02-2015, 07:52 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 423
Posted By Quacker
It may sound irrational, but vinyl does conform...

It may sound irrational, but vinyl does conform to convex shapes. It's done all the time on exterior wraps. The stuff has a remarkable self-stick quality. I found this out when I did my side markers....
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-30-2014, 04:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 569
Posted By Quacker
What's that going to be - on the fly dialable...

What's that going to be - on the fly dialable colors for the F10?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-30-2014, 03:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 423
Posted By Quacker
+1 Glossy black vinyl (similar to piano black)...

+1 Glossy black vinyl (similar to piano black) might be really nice - and reversible. There are a few DIY's on getting the trim off to be found on this forum. If you do it, please take pictures and...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-27-2014, 04:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 529
Posted By Quacker
Au contraire mon ami. Novus #2 is perfect for...

Au contraire mon ami. Novus #2 is perfect for this sort of thing. There are several forum members, including myself that have had excellent results.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-27-2014, 04:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 527
Posted By Quacker
I think the battery capacity is around 90...

I think the battery capacity is around 90 amp/hours. If you have a 1A trickle charger, you can expect to take at least 90 hours to charge from dead.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-27-2014, 12:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 527
Posted By Quacker
It may indeed be time for a new battery. However,...

It may indeed be time for a new battery. However, your trickle charger is unlikely to top off a dead battery overnight. The battery capacity is simply too large. I would suggest that you fully charge...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-27-2014, 12:08 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 2,107
Posted By Quacker
TFOM says to refuel promptly below 30 miles range...

TFOM says to refuel promptly below 30 miles range or engine damage may occur.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-27-2014, 10:50 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 529
Posted By Quacker
Novus polish #2 will do an excellent job of...

Novus polish #2 will do an excellent job of removing swirls. Unless they are extensive, you won't need a rotary buffer.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-23-2014, 12:27 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,524
Posted By Quacker
Many years ago, I heard that excessive idling was...

Many years ago, I heard that excessive idling was bad, but had not heard much about this recently. However, a search did turn this up, and there may be something to it:

"Engine idling does have a...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-22-2014, 06:42 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,524
Posted By Quacker
Jersey_Marine added to my ignore list. Ah - I...

Jersey_Marine added to my ignore list. Ah - I feel much better now!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-20-2014, 07:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 311
Posted By Quacker
On occasion, I get those too. If you ignore them,...

On occasion, I get those too. If you ignore them, they will fade away and smooth out by themselves. Most likely an oil based leather dressing will speed the process up, but it doesn't take long...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-18-2014, 02:18 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,529
Posted By Quacker
I've rarely been as happy as the day I let my...

I've rarely been as happy as the day I let my subscription lapse. I'm still glad - glad I tell you!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-17-2014, 09:37 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,763
Posted By Quacker
That's what I took it for. You mean it's not?

That's what I took it for. You mean it's not?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-17-2014, 09:22 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 5,209
Posted By Quacker
Mine works for a just a few seconds after power...

Mine works for a just a few seconds after power down. You might try it.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-17-2014, 09:18 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 966
Posted By Quacker
So they took them out so they could sell them...

So they took them out so they could sell them back to us?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-17-2014, 09:08 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,763
Posted By Quacker
[QUOTE=Kamdog;8774218]Lol, I guess it is hard to...

[QUOTE=Kamdog;8774218]Lol, I guess it is hard to convey the upper class "clenched jaw" regional accent in a post. ;)


By all means - keep trying.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-16-2014, 08:47 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,763
Posted By Quacker
...And this from a guy that has ED.? I'm sure you...

...And this from a guy that has ED.? I'm sure you meant E.D., right?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-16-2014, 07:43 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 555
Posted By Quacker
Car came with shadowline window trim. Side...

Car came with shadowline window trim. Side markers were DIY with gloss vinyl wrap.
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