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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-24-2015, 12:31 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,641
Posted By HugH
That's the source of rattle in our new 535i. It...

That's the source of rattle in our new 535i. It only happens whenever we drive on some of our worst roads. Come to think about it, most of the roads in Arlington TX are terrible. They made my wife...
Forum: General BMW Questions 08-24-2015, 12:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,103
Posted By HugH
Last manual tranny car I ever bought was a Datsun...

Last manual tranny car I ever bought was a Datsun 280ZX with a MSRP of around $13,000 and I got rid of it after 2 yrs. Of all the many cars I owned with a manual transmission, this one had the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-22-2015, 11:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 459
Posted By HugH
What happens when you retire. No date concept and...

What happens when you retire. No date concept and who cares :dunno:;)
Forum: General BMW Questions 08-22-2015, 11:31 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,103
Posted By HugH
Yeah, I heard manual window winders are also...

Yeah, I heard manual window winders are also making a comeback :)
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-22-2015, 11:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 459
Posted By HugH
I had this same problem back in 2007 with a new...

I had this same problem back in 2007 with a new Lexus GS350. After e few thousand miles the transmission started shifting roughly. The dealer simply disconnected the battery for about 30 minutes....
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-20-2015, 05:22 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 1,974
Posted By HugH
I've been happily using Serengeti non-polarized...

I've been happily using Serengeti non-polarized Drivers lenses for quite some time. They work great in conjunction with HUD. They also sell similar non-polarized lenses for pilots.

They will not...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-17-2015, 01:21 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,218
Posted By HugH
Ay, ay, ay.......

Ay, ay, ay.......
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-17-2015, 01:14 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 863
Posted By HugH
From what I have seen with mine, it seems it...

From what I have seen with mine, it seems it works similar to electric windows. If one happens to interrupt the opening or closing, next time it may open or close erratically and it will require a...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-17-2015, 11:50 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 863
Posted By HugH
If it's not opening all the way, simply do a...

If it's not opening all the way, simply do a reset by opening the trunk with the inside switch near the left foot rest.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-11-2015, 09:25 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 3,593
Posted By HugH
Just like the Volvo 144 I had in '74. Considered...

Just like the Volvo 144 I had in '74. Considered a luxury car in many parts of Europe. Not here!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-08-2015, 07:14 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 3,593
Posted By HugH
You guys are apparently not old enough to...

You guys are apparently not old enough to remember BMW's were NOT luxury cars and most came with 4cyl, disk brakes in the front only, no automatic transmission, vinyl seats, no a/c, etc.

Back in...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-07-2015, 07:36 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,343
Posted By HugH
Thanks for your input.We'll try it out!

Thanks for your input.We'll try it out!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-06-2015, 04:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 652
Posted By HugH
Not as long as the upgrades are for your MY car....

Not as long as the upgrades are for your MY car. That is part of the service from what I was told by my then AS.

When you go for svs they usually give you a computer printout. BMW will pick-up the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-06-2015, 04:07 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,343
Posted By HugH
Fine, but have you used Audi's system? Volvo also...

Fine, but have you used Audi's system? Volvo also has a similar system and I saw where they might be able to mitigate an accident when making a left turn on their new SUV, something I haven't seen...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-06-2015, 03:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 652
Posted By HugH
No, I didn't have to pay for it. The computer...

No, I didn't have to pay for it. The computer showed my car had map updates and a software update. It was all performed at no cost to me.

BMW is great about things like that.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-06-2015, 03:23 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,343
Posted By HugH
Mark, Come on, all systems utilized require...

Mark,

Come on, all systems utilized require common sense!!!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-06-2015, 02:58 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 3,593
Posted By HugH
Mark, You can't blame MB for that. Those are...

Mark,
You can't blame MB for that. Those are usually local decisions.

Like you, I order whatever car I want, every three years!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-06-2015, 11:57 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 3,593
Posted By HugH
Even MB come with "fake leather" seats...

Even MB come with "fake leather" seats nowadays:rofl:
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-06-2015, 11:51 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 3,593
Posted By HugH
Emotion? For a car? I have emotion for people and...

Emotion? For a car? I have emotion for people and places. As far as cars go, I get a new one every three years, usually whichever has the best lease rates.

In 2007 I had a Lexus GS350 followed by...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-06-2015, 11:23 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 301
Posted By HugH
I do not recommend extended warranties unless you...

I do not recommend extended warranties unless you know you will be keeping the car instead of selling or trading it before you can use the warranty. At that point, whatever you pay will be lost to...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-06-2015, 11:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 519
Posted By HugH
I went through this with my 2013 328i. You can...

I went through this with my 2013 328i. You can order either the skinny key or the key fob or both. I had to order the whole thing.

The key fob will be pre-program for your car VIN once you order...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-06-2015, 11:00 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,343
Posted By HugH
Yes it does. Electric trunk closing is a factory...

Yes it does. Electric trunk closing is a factory option. At least on my 2015 535i.

Never thought it would be useful until I saw it on my son's 2013 Lexus. It's one of those things that you won't...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-06-2015, 10:37 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,267
Posted By HugH
Discount Tire won't do it if the manufacturer is...

Discount Tire won't do it if the manufacturer is against patching tires. Same thing with Costco. Some manufacturers such as Pirelli do not want any liability involved in recommending the fixing of...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-06-2015, 10:24 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 652
Posted By HugH
On my 2013 328i the map updates were installed by...

On my 2013 328i the map updates were installed by the dealer when I visited for m first oil change. At that time they also installed the latest car software.

I expect the same thing will happen...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-06-2015, 10:15 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,343
Posted By HugH
Well, I don't use eco pro, much less Auto Stop....

Well, I don't use eco pro, much less Auto Stop. Almost caused my wife to have an accident, but I digress.

Number 5 I really like. Not just opening with a kick but closing the trunk with a kick as...
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