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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-09-2014, 05:47 PM
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Posted By mychung000
Good Luck on a letter to BMW or to Goodyear. ...

Good Luck on a letter to BMW or to Goodyear. I've corresponded with them multiple times and even pointed them to this thread - nothing. BMW's last and final offer was to switch my rims/tires to 18...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-29-2014, 09:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,005
Posted By mychung000
DaIcecreaMan - yes, I'd do it again and it was...

DaIcecreaMan - yes, I'd do it again and it was not $3000, the discount was worth it to me.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-28-2014, 08:58 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,005
Posted By mychung000
After weighing warrantee versus costs, warrantee...

After weighing warrantee versus costs, warrantee won and took the hit with the Dinan Stage 1. I've driven it for about a week and not great but not bad also. The usual hesitation delay is gone and...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-22-2014, 09:53 AM
Replies: 1,747
Views: 221,916
Posted By mychung000
Unhappy Continuing Saga

My last post said I was at 16 RFT replacements. Add two more to 18 RFTs in a 535ixDrive with 47K miles! The scary thing was that I got these done at another dealer since I was near that dealership...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-11-2014, 12:19 PM
Replies: 1,747
Views: 221,916
Posted By mychung000
Yes, it is very sad that BMW doesn't do anything...

Yes, it is very sad that BMW doesn't do anything about it. But, since I did buy the warrantee, BMW is suffering the cost part and I am just wasting my valuable time :(. I am on tire number 16 and...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-09-2014, 01:43 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 253
Posted By mychung000
aFe Scorcher experience?

You'll see another post for the Dinan Stage 1 upgrade as I just saw this upgrade available for the F10 as well ... except BMW may claim void of warranty? In any case, has anyone tried this and what...
Forum: Bimmerfest East 2014 sponsored by Turner Motorsport 08-09-2014, 01:40 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 388
Posted By mychung000
Experience with Turner aFe Scorcher Programmer Upgrade for F10 535i?

You'll see another post for the Dinan Stage 1 upgrade as I just saw this upgrade available for the F10 as well ... except BMW may claim void of warranty? In any case, has anyone tried this and what...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-07-2014, 08:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,005
Posted By mychung000
Dinan Stage 1 - what is your experience?

The Dinan Stage 1 for the 535i xDrive has arrived. I am thinking about putting this on but would like to know if anyone out there has installed this yet and what do you think about it? Is it...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-05-2013, 07:08 AM
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Views: 221,916
Posted By mychung000
Goodyear doesn't seem to care about the issue...

Goodyear doesn't seem to care about the issue either. I think you may the same person that my dealer told me about with 13 tire replacements. I communicated with Goodyear besides BMW and Goodyear's...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-16-2013, 11:41 PM
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Views: 221,916
Posted By mychung000
Runflat 19" - I just noticed that there is an...

Runflat 19" - I just noticed that there is an alternative RFT. The car comes standard with the BMW / Goodyear EAGLE LS2 ROF (BMW) BW and in the BMW site it goes for around $362. The new tire on the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-02-2013, 01:07 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,768
Posted By mychung000
Getting near warrantee end

I've got 31,500 miles. Only issues have been with the 19" RFT :mad:, otherwise great machine :thumbup:!

Any opinions on the purchase of the additional warrantee package from the dealership?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-29-2013, 10:31 AM
Replies: 1,747
Views: 221,916
Posted By mychung000
Yes, mine are the 19" RFT. BMW USA's response so...

Yes, mine are the 19" RFT. BMW USA's response so far has been to replace the 19" with 18" BUT I would have to pay for the tires and installation. They would only pay for the wheels. I think that...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-29-2013, 05:44 AM
Replies: 1,747
Views: 221,916
Posted By mychung000
RFT Replacement 7 and 8!!!

Well, forgot to post, but I've just replaced my 7th and 8th Goodyear RFT! This time, it included two wheels as well. So the RFT saga continues forth with no other resolution but personal expense...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-29-2013, 05:29 AM
Replies: 1,747
Views: 221,916
Posted By mychung000
Goodyear RFT on OE

SSJ - You may want to have your dealer check again. I was told by the Goodyear rep that all of their tires, including the RFT are warrantied. All the dealer has to do is to call Goodyear, show them...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-02-2013, 09:34 PM
Replies: 1,747
Views: 221,916
Posted By mychung000
I've written letters to BMW Customer Service and...

I've written letters to BMW Customer Service and also to Goodyear. Goodyear's response was they'll cover the warrantee but refused to comment on what the long term fix for their defective tires or...
Forum: F10 M5 (2012 - Current) 03-24-2013, 06:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,215
Posted By mychung000
ok - Thanks for your help.

ok - Thanks for your help.
Forum: F10 M5 (2012 - Current) 03-24-2013, 09:10 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,215
Posted By mychung000
Interesting - here is link for the M5 brochure...

Interesting - here is link for the M5 brochure (just look at pages 36-37, bottom right corner) and the reference that you provided did not indicate RFT or not, just the tire size. (I believe I know...
Forum: F10 M5 (2012 - Current) 03-23-2013, 10:56 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,215
Posted By mychung000
Actually, according to the brochure it comes...

Actually, according to the brochure it comes standard with 19" Runflats on page 19) and 20" optional Runflats
Forum: F10 M5 (2012 - Current) 03-23-2013, 10:26 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,215
Posted By mychung000
Run Flat Tire Issues?

M5 Owners,

In the other F10 forum, most of the owners have 19" RFTs and have had bubble problems with them. :mad:! They also have 18" RFTs and similar but not as often bubble issues. The F10 M5...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-22-2013, 07:04 AM
Replies: 1,747
Views: 221,916
Posted By mychung000
You'll get opinions on both sides. BMW says stay...

You'll get opinions on both sides. BMW says stay with the RFT but many of switched to non-RFT and put spares in their trunk just in case. Who knows what the right answer is .... it'll be up to you...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-22-2013, 06:59 AM
Replies: 1,747
Views: 221,916
Posted By mychung000
Were these Michelin RFT? Was told by BMW that...

Were these Michelin RFT? Was told by BMW that only Goodyear has the 19" RFT All Season Tires. If not RFT, you still got bubbles?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-21-2013, 06:00 AM
Replies: 1,747
Views: 221,916
Posted By mychung000
Guys, I just got my 6th 19" Runflat replaced!...

Guys, I just got my 6th 19" Runflat replaced! :bawling: I've got the dealer dealing with BMW HQ about this. The PR person at the dealer said there is another guy that had 13 RFT replacements thus...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-04-2013, 09:01 PM
Replies: 1,747
Views: 221,916
Posted By mychung000
Just found this article on the internet that said...

Just found this article on the internet that said "... Many owners on the AutoGuide Forum Network complained that they were replacing their OEM run-flat tires within 20,000 miles. This prompted a...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-28-2013, 03:43 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,455
Posted By mychung000
Polish Roads vs NY

Suspect that there are potholes all over the placem but NY is infamous for NOT repairing them!:rofl:

The 18" should not have the same issue - lucky you.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-26-2013, 11:47 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,455
Posted By mychung000
Thumbs down On to my 5th replacement due to Bubbles

Today will mark my 5th replacement tire due to Bubbles on my 19" Goodyear Eagles Runflats. Car only has 24K miles on it!!!:dunno:

I read the other threads as well as on Tirerack. It appears to...
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