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Forum: The Detail Department 07-27-2015, 11:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 534
Posted By nupe009
I have opti-coat on my car and wheels. I've...

I have opti-coat on my car and wheels. I've never seen BMW front wheels stay as clean as they do with opti-coat. I also use optimum no rinse wash with the two bucket method. I have several MF...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 07-23-2015, 11:55 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 282
Posted By nupe009
Bmw apps shouldn't cut out Bluetooth. Maybe you...

Bmw apps shouldn't cut out Bluetooth. Maybe you need to download an update to the software. It works for me.
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 07-18-2015, 06:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 366
Posted By nupe009
I posted earlier this year about the 2014 650i...

I posted earlier this year about the 2014 650i exhaust note sounding soft. It was different from the 2012 sound. My car sounds decent in sport mode. I've been wanting to have a friend drive it so I...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 07-18-2015, 06:37 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 278
Posted By nupe009
I don't have that problem but my wife always...

I don't have that problem but my wife always complains about the belt auto tightening as the car hits 5 mph. I'm not sure it's too tight or if she doesn't like the feeling of being strapped down....
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 07-13-2015, 07:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 430
Posted By nupe009
My guess is 2018. I think BMW usually does a...

My guess is 2018. I think BMW usually does a refresh every 7 years
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 07-12-2015, 06:00 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 599
Posted By nupe009
No but it has a butt massager that slowly lifts...

No but it has a butt massager that slowly lifts one cheek then alternates to the other. I wish it massaged my back. My back starts to hurt after long drives. With a 22 position seat I would think...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 07-11-2015, 09:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 599
Posted By nupe009
Cool feature for long drives

I was driving to Atlanta last weekend and a message popped up indicating that I had been driving for a long time and that I may want to take a break. The message gave me the option to see nearby...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 07-10-2015, 05:54 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,685
Posted By nupe009
I would think you need a SUV based on some of...

I would think you need a SUV based on some of those requirements or buy the car you want and get a cheap SUV. I bought a used Ford Explorer years ago to carry my MTn bike make runs to Home Depot and...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 07-05-2015, 09:29 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,049
Posted By nupe009
Dealers don't have to take care of cosmetic...

Dealers don't have to take care of cosmetic issues but you can ask and they may take care of the scratches. Since it is a 2012 you should make sure that it had the N63 engine updates completed. ...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 07-02-2015, 06:57 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 935
Posted By nupe009
Congrats she is beautiful

Congrats she is beautiful
Forum: The Detail Department 07-02-2015, 12:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 644
Posted By nupe009
Make sure you use the two bucket method of...

Make sure you use the two bucket method of washing and it may also help to buy grit guards for your buckets. A good drying towel such as the dry me crazy towel or dry me a river towel.
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 07-01-2015, 04:54 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,160
Posted By nupe009
I would never want to race a Vette. The drivers...

I would never want to race a Vette. The drivers can't control them. This corvette compilation video shows examples http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=V1Y1j7myUBQ
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 06-25-2015, 09:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 561
Posted By nupe009
Most people recommend RaggTopp. Search the...

Most people recommend RaggTopp. Search the detail forum and you will find posts about it.
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 06-24-2015, 08:58 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 296
Posted By nupe009
I saw that happen on my wife's x5 last week. She...

I saw that happen on my wife's x5 last week. She looked it up online and found others with the problem. She said that some people said it was a problem with the hazard switch.
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 06-24-2015, 08:54 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 747
Posted By nupe009
I would see some 6 figure and up cars when...

I would see some 6 figure and up cars when visiting military bases abroad. I guess the high level guys could afford them or the cars belonged to govt contractors.
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 06-24-2015, 05:53 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 668
Posted By nupe009
I've been wondering the same thing.

I've been wondering the same thing.
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 06-24-2015, 05:50 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 747
Posted By nupe009
Maybe it was owned by a guy in the military that...

Maybe it was owned by a guy in the military that was stationed in Germany. I know that some of the guys have their cars shipped to Germany while they are there
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 06-20-2015, 04:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 648
Posted By nupe009
I've heard great things about a product called...

I've heard great things about a product called RaggTopp . I've never used it myself but most people say it's a great product.
Forum: The Detail Department 06-18-2015, 10:28 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 675
Posted By nupe009
Yes Carbon Black is like the color of my old 650i...

Yes Carbon Black is like the color of my old 650i Which was Monaco Blue. It's still a dark car so it has to be treated like you would treat a black car. In some photos the car looks blue but in my...
Forum: The Detail Department 06-18-2015, 06:58 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 675
Posted By nupe009
I like silver over black. I wish that I could...

I like silver over black. I wish that I could have found a silver 650i. Silver shows the lines of the car better and doesn't show dirt and scratches as easily as black. I don't care for a beige...
Forum: The Detail Department 06-16-2015, 11:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 536
Posted By nupe009
Paint Protection Film + Coating

Deleting because my post came up twice
Forum: The Detail Department 06-16-2015, 09:41 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 536
Posted By nupe009
I have both. They server different purposes. ...

I have both. They server different purposes. Opti-coat doesn't protect against rock chips or road debris that may damage areas that prone to impact (front hood, mirrors, front bumper etc. ). ...
Forum: The Detail Department 06-14-2015, 03:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 678
Posted By nupe009
What to buy for DIY detailing?

I use Optimum No Rinse wash, two buckets with grit guards, several microfiber cloths and a weave towel called Dry Me A River. The towels were purchased from theragcompany.com. There are lots of...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 06-14-2015, 03:02 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,859
Posted By nupe009
I agree that wheel theft still happens all over...

I agree that wheel theft still happens all over the country. I used to always have wheel locks on wheels when I was young but have never had them on my BMWs. I'm definitely thinking about getting...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 06-14-2015, 02:59 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,859
Posted By nupe009
I was incorrect when I initially states that the...

I was incorrect when I initially states that the headlights were removed. My friend took day pictures and showed me that they were spray painted. She sent the additional pictures after I told her I...
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