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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-29-2014, 03:04 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,217
Posted By Bimmer3oi
i don't have a problem with BMW switching to...

i don't have a problem with BMW switching to run-flats and not providing a spare, but i do have a problem with them not providing a space for one to store a spare (even if only a temp donut) if one...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-19-2014, 11:49 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,184
Posted By Bimmer3oi
i do have BMW Assist and Nav...but like i said,...

i do have BMW Assist and Nav...but like i said, with the iPhone 5S i'm having a hard time getting i-net radio to stream via BT....the music stored on the phone (MP3s) seems to override the i-net...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-18-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,184
Posted By Bimmer3oi
at least with my iPhone 3GS i was able to get BT...

at least with my iPhone 3GS i was able to get BT to stream i-net radio via the TuneIn app, but it would pause/skip/stop periodically...now that i have a 5S, i can't get streaming radio to work,...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 12-19-2013, 09:18 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 638
Posted By Bimmer3oi
wow, you REALLY like BMW don't you? :yumyum:

wow, you REALLY like BMW don't you? :yumyum:
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 12-17-2013, 11:31 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 4,302
Posted By Bimmer3oi
i got added to my dealer's mailing list...more...

i got added to my dealer's mailing list...more spam, yeah!!! :flipoff:
Forum: European Delivery 12-11-2013, 12:11 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,896
Posted By Bimmer3oi
during my ED in August i used the ATM card tied...

during my ED in August i used the ATM card tied to my Capital One High Yield Checking account...with this account, CapOne never charges an ATM fee (regardless of what ATM you use) and will...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 12-04-2013, 11:09 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,035
Posted By Bimmer3oi
i was referring to threads/posts like this: ...

i was referring to threads/posts like this:

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=593500
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 12-04-2013, 09:57 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,035
Posted By Bimmer3oi
not only do you need to remove the triangle, you...

not only do you need to remove the triangle, you also need to remove the simple plastic mounting brackets for the triangle if you want to keep them, as apparently even those are being removed by US...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 10-26-2013, 12:19 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,184
Posted By Bimmer3oi
at least i know i'm not alone with this issue,...

at least i know i'm not alone with this issue, and BMW is aware of it....i will be upgrading from the 3GS to the 5S shortly, and was hoping i wouldn't have the problem with the 5S
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 10-22-2013, 06:16 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,877
Posted By Bimmer3oi
Re: F30 M-Sport - Front License Plate Placement

Nice to see it works with PDC...thanks for posting the pics
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 10-21-2013, 07:07 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,877
Posted By Bimmer3oi
Re: F30 M-Sport - Front License Plate Placement

I'd really be interested in the pic...funny how all the manufacturers of these tow hook mounts readily state they don't work with PDC...but it's great news if they could be adjusted so that they do...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 10-21-2013, 12:03 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,877
Posted By Bimmer3oi
dang, i considered one of those :eek: ...

dang, i considered one of those :eek:

apparently the tow hook mounts interfere with the parking sensors (PDC) on M-Sports

i may just use double-sided tape like how the ED plates were attached
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 10-21-2013, 07:46 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,877
Posted By Bimmer3oi
F30 M-Sport - Front License Plate Placement

i live in Texas, so i went ahead and put the front plate on...i used plastic zip ties to attach the plate to the area i show below (pic is not of my actual car)....will this cause any serious issues...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 10-14-2013, 08:58 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,725
Posted By Bimmer3oi
should this feature work with a 3GS running...

should this feature work with a 3GS running 6.1?...because i'm not getting any text or e-mails to show :thumbdwn:

i do have Enhanced BT

Edit: answering my own question, apparently the 3GS...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 10-07-2013, 07:31 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,184
Posted By Bimmer3oi
Re: F30 Bluetooth audio issue

what software version do you have?...for Multimedia i have MN-002.17.007, for Phone it's TN-002.017.007

I downloaded the latest version on BMW's site, but got an error message when I tried to...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 10-06-2013, 07:47 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,184
Posted By Bimmer3oi
Re: F30 Bluetooth audio issue

yes, I have the Nav package (ZTP: Technology Package) ...i just had the car redelivered a few days ago after an ED in August, so haven't spent a lot of time playing with car yet, but the crappy BT...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 10-06-2013, 07:25 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,184
Posted By Bimmer3oi
Re: F30 Bluetooth audio issue

any solution to this?...I'm having the same problem with my '14 335i and an iPhone 3GS...when I stream music via BT it will play fine for a few seconds and sometimes even for up to a minute or two,...
Forum: European Delivery 10-05-2013, 09:31 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,547
Posted By Bimmer3oi
Re: How are EU maps loaded in recent deliveries?

got my car back a couple of days ago, unfortunately the memory stick was gone :(

so remember to take it with you after drop off if you want to keep it :cool:
Forum: European Delivery 10-05-2013, 09:15 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,505
Posted By Bimmer3oi
Re: Munich Hotels

Check out Hotel Uhland... Not a big 5-star, but nice, and great location...also has free parking... Stayed there in August for my ED and it worked out great
...
Forum: European Delivery 10-02-2013, 07:10 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,970
Posted By Bimmer3oi
Re: When do I start my insurance on a ED?

this is what my insurance guy told me today as I was driving to the dealership to take redelivery of my ED purchase...i had forgotten to call him until then :p
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 10-01-2013, 02:13 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,434
Posted By Bimmer3oi
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 10-01-2013, 01:37 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,434
Posted By Bimmer3oi
Is Dealer Still Allowed to Recode Auto Start/Stop?

My dealer contacts me telling me my 2014 335i has arrived at the dealership. I had mentioned to him before that during my ED I had noticed that the A.S.S. was always active by default after a...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-28-2013, 09:03 AM
Replies: 377
Views: 57,630
Posted By Bimmer3oi
Re: Major recall for 2012-14 F30 BMW 3 Series with N20/N26 for dangerous loss of bra

I'm not an engineer, so does anyone who is more technically educated believe that just adding the o-ring or whatever, can completely solve this braking issue?...or is this more of a...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-27-2013, 08:11 PM
Replies: 377
Views: 57,630
Posted By Bimmer3oi
Re: Major recall for 2012-14 F30 BMW 3 Series with N20/N26 for dangerous loss of bra

kinda funny, if this were another brand having these issues, all the BMW apologists would be screaming about poor quality control and risk to their personal safety, and calling for the brand's public...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-19-2013, 03:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 345
Posted By Bimmer3oi
i also must have picked up on a slow day, except...

i also must have picked up on a slow day, except it was a Friday....we got to the Welt around 1:00 for a 4:00 pick up, and there were never more than 2-3 other groups of people picking up cars during...
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