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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-26-2015, 06:27 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,208
Posted By WaxComb
It's possible it was disabled because of the...

It's possible it was disabled because of the hacking issue posted by ADAC. Since your car didn't have the latest software they locked it out of their servers.
Forum: European Delivery 03-23-2015, 01:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 332
Posted By WaxComb
Thanks for finding that post. I'm not doing an...

Thanks for finding that post. I'm not doing an ED, but I'll be staying in Garmisch-Partenkirchen for a couple days in April and I do want to get some liquor to bring back home.

My original plan...
Forum: European Delivery 03-23-2015, 11:27 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 332
Posted By WaxComb
That's a lot of time in Fussen. I think it's only...

That's a lot of time in Fussen. I think it's only worth one day (that's including the castles). I'd probably spend an extra day in Munich or go to Rothenburg (yeah, I know it's not exactly close)...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-18-2015, 11:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 442
Posted By WaxComb
That's strange. Auto hold on my car does not...

That's strange. Auto hold on my car does not engage unless I specifically turn it on.

Do you have active cruise control? Could it be related to that?
Forum: European Delivery 03-17-2015, 03:02 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,853
Posted By WaxComb
I can confirm that T-Mobile is throttled but it's...

I can confirm that T-Mobile is throttled but it's still using LTE (4G) so it's slightly faster than traditional 2G (EDGE).
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-10-2015, 02:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 586
Posted By WaxComb
BMW is doing this already. Granted the apple...

BMW is doing this already. Granted the apple watch hasn't been released yet.

http://www.bmwblog.com/2015/03/10/first-car-app-for-the-apple-watch-is-the-bmw-i-remote-app/
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-09-2015, 12:14 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 988
Posted By WaxComb
The Silvercar A4 I believe you cannot buy as...

The Silvercar A4 I believe you cannot buy as configured from an Audi dealership. For example I think the A4 comes standard with dual zone climate control and the Silvercar A4 is single zone.
Forum: European Delivery 03-05-2015, 04:59 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,853
Posted By WaxComb
Before T-Mobile, I would buy Ortel Mobile SIM...

Before T-Mobile, I would buy Ortel Mobile SIM cards from a vending machine in FRA. It was 10 Euros.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-26-2015, 05:08 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 614
Posted By WaxComb
I stream music from my phone fine (2011).

I stream music from my phone fine (2011).
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-26-2015, 04:35 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 825
Posted By WaxComb
That doesn't look that bad. I curbed the...

That doesn't look that bad.

I curbed the wheels on my car probably 2 months after I got it. My detail guy took care of it.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-26-2015, 04:29 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,363
Posted By WaxComb
Regarding the seatbelt robot thing: I would just...

Regarding the seatbelt robot thing: I would just ignore it.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-26-2015, 01:28 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 6,246
Posted By WaxComb
I think the Regal is a great car. I spoke...

I think the Regal is a great car.

I spoke with the product manager a couple years ago at a networking event in Germany, and I guess they (GM corporate) informed him that his car (Opel Insignia)...
Forum: European Delivery 02-18-2015, 01:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 381
Posted By WaxComb
On the way from Stuttgart to Frankfurt you could...

On the way from Stuttgart to Frankfurt you could stop in Heidelberg (everybody stops there). There are other towns (Speyer, Weinheim) but Heidelberg is the most interesting. I use to live in...
Forum: European Delivery 01-26-2015, 04:37 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,283
Posted By WaxComb
A ticket would have a picture of the driver and...

A ticket would have a picture of the driver and the number plate.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-26-2015, 02:07 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 641
Posted By WaxComb
I like the 520d. I rented one (F11) from Sixt...

I like the 520d. I rented one (F11) from Sixt (Mannheim). It was so much better than the E Class or the A6 I've received in the past. The F11 convinced me so much that 6 months later I bought an F10...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-21-2015, 03:02 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 5,309
Posted By WaxComb
I didn't try to race him because it's stupid, but...

I didn't try to race him because it's stupid, but there is a good chance it could have been a 550i. Regarding sleepers, I'd probably get a MB E63 AMG Wagon and debadge that instead, but that's me.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-21-2015, 01:56 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 5,309
Posted By WaxComb
Last night I saw a 550i badged as a 528i. He...

Last night I saw a 550i badged as a 528i. He tried to race me.

n/m. I just listened to a couple vids (550i exhaust and 528i exhaust) and it was definitely a 528i. Maybe he changed his exhaust to...
Forum: European Delivery 01-18-2015, 01:33 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,870
Posted By WaxComb
That could have been one of them. :bigpimp: Sixt...

That could have been one of them. :bigpimp: Sixt always gives me an A6 diesel.
Forum: European Delivery 01-13-2015, 02:11 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 525
Posted By WaxComb
Maybe you could lease a car in France. Granted...

Maybe you could lease a car in France. Granted though a Renault or a CitroŽn (won't even consider a Peugeot) isn't as fun as a BMW.
Forum: European Delivery 01-13-2015, 02:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 497
Posted By WaxComb
FYI: Berlin to Frankfurt is about a 5 hour drive...

FYI: Berlin to Frankfurt is about a 5 hour drive driving at 150 mph when possible. So Berlin to NŁrburgring would be about 6 to 7 hours is my guess.

I liked staying at Rennhotel in Meuspath last...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 01-08-2015, 02:52 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 4,607
Posted By WaxComb
I had something similar happen to me in my old...

I had something similar happen to me in my old 335. I was driving around with DSC off (stupid) and when I made a left turn I wanted to be faster than the guy in the outer left turn lane (also...
Forum: European Delivery 01-08-2015, 01:56 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,880
Posted By WaxComb
As of November 2014, I've never needed a chip...

As of November 2014, I've never needed a chip card in Europe. The only time I had a problem was buying gas and the attendant and I had to figure out which way the card went into the machine because...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-07-2015, 02:02 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 601
Posted By WaxComb
Mostly Normal. Sometimes sport (clear canyon...

Mostly Normal. Sometimes sport (clear canyon road).

I tried comfort once, but it made me feel car sick.
Forum: European Delivery 01-02-2015, 10:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 366
Posted By WaxComb
I've done Frankfurt to Munich and back a few...

I've done Frankfurt to Munich and back a few times. Trains between those two are pretty frequent and there are two direct routes: one that goes via Nuremberg to the north and via Stuttgart to the...
Forum: European Delivery 12-23-2014, 02:06 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 788
Posted By WaxComb
I travel to Germany twice a year on a weekend...

I travel to Germany twice a year on a weekend trip (school thing), and the way I get around jet lag is to avoid caffeine the day of the flight, sleep on the plane (business or premium economy is the...
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