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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-26-2015, 09:10 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,138
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Whatever the outcome, I give bmwguy2011 a gold...

Whatever the outcome, I give bmwguy2011 a gold star for honesty and bravery for risking the slings and arrows he could have endured by posting this. Please keep us up to date ;o)
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-25-2015, 04:17 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 864
Posted By Quacker
On the other hand... if you don't see a blue...

On the other hand... if you don't see a blue cloud behind you and there are no puddles below your parked car, then the rate of oil usage is not extreme and filling it can wait until Monday.
Forum: The Detail Department 04-25-2015, 09:41 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 216
Posted By Quacker
Klasse AIO Substitute?

Hi - My finish needs some serious cleaning. I see that Klasse is a chemical cleaner instead of an abrasive type. Exactly what I'm looking for. But I can't find it locally and I'm in the mood today!...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-08-2015, 06:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,189
Posted By Quacker
I bought a set from ebay that are oem, heated,...

I bought a set from ebay that are oem, heated, dimming, etc. I am very happy with the difference. It took me a few days to adjust to the wide angle on the driver's side, but I made the adaptation....
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-31-2015, 06:56 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 720
Posted By Quacker
I stand corrected. I thought they all had it.

I stand corrected. I thought they all had it.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-31-2015, 04:49 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 720
Posted By Quacker
Remember that the car has speed sensitive...

Remember that the car has speed sensitive steering. Under 40, it steers noticeably more for a given wheel input than it does as the speed increases. You get used to it in time, but if you are...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-30-2015, 06:16 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 274
Posted By Quacker
I had a similar failure on an X5. Cost $200 to...

I had a similar failure on an X5. Cost $200 to have the dealer replace it. Your price may vary, but it doesn't sound like a very large ticket.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-30-2015, 05:54 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,340
Posted By Quacker
I say - pull the trim off and have it...

I say - pull the trim off and have it professionally wrapped.

Imagine: http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/513AToayk-L._SL500_AA300_.jpg
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-28-2015, 07:23 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,442
Posted By Quacker
I've run a set of RE970 245/45/19 almost to the...

I've run a set of RE970 245/45/19 almost to the nub. No issues and as a bonus, the increased diameter makes a perfect correction to your deliberately inaccurate (thank you very little BMW) speedo....
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-23-2015, 02:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 507
Posted By Quacker
Really - if you are loosing antifreeze and don't...

Really - if you are loosing antifreeze and don't see a puddle, you have a problem that needs to be addressed without delay. Call your SA pronto.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-23-2015, 02:26 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,187
Posted By Quacker
Zaino Z-CS. Gotta love it. Great result and...

Zaino Z-CS. Gotta love it. Great result and durability with half the work - literally! Wipe on and you're done. Go drink a beer. ;)
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-16-2015, 01:09 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,065
Posted By Quacker
I'm very happy with my choices - but it's not a...

I'm very happy with my choices - but it's not a white vehicle. Black side markers and chrome left on the handles. Shadowline window trim is factory.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-09-2015, 10:44 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,644
Posted By Quacker
Funny - I never touch my park button. I just push...

Funny - I never touch my park button. I just push the start/stop button and it automatically goes onto park for me as the motor shuts down.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-08-2015, 08:09 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 888
Posted By Quacker
Tip: Don't let the dealer tell you that you have...

Tip: Don't let the dealer tell you that you have to drive the car a bit more and it will then smooth out - or that it's 'driving as designed.' If you hear this kind of thing, suggest you immediately...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-08-2015, 07:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 738
Posted By Quacker
I just use compressed air and follow with a dry...

I just use compressed air and follow with a dry Swiffer. I don't use a wet or damp towel because the compressed air leaves a bit of dust that a damp towel is either going to turn to mud, or is going...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-07-2015, 05:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 305
Posted By Quacker
I'm not sure it is available separately from the...

I'm not sure it is available separately from the marker light.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-07-2015, 09:13 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,122
Posted By Quacker
In my understanding BMW will bend over backwards...

In my understanding BMW will bend over backwards rather than let a car go all the way to a lemon. This means that they have great flexibility when it comes to accommodating you. You might call BMWNA...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-07-2015, 08:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 377
Posted By Quacker
If you have to nudge it to lock, it may be that...

If you have to nudge it to lock, it may be that the rubber bumpers are out of adjustment. Try adjusting them to land later and you may cure it.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-07-2015, 08:56 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,644
Posted By Quacker
There's a lot of dealers in your town...

There's a lot of dealers in your town...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-06-2015, 07:57 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 265
Posted By Quacker
I have no real clue, but I do have an idea....

I have no real clue, but I do have an idea. Assuming that the sensor is in the center of the seat, your gel cushion is lost likely spreading your weight out too much to be detected. Suggest that you...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-05-2015, 05:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 510
Posted By Quacker
I guess you will see how it goes with the new...

I guess you will see how it goes with the new battery, but it would not surprise me if you ended up having the same issue in very cold weather, after a period of time.

What is clear from my...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-05-2015, 02:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 510
Posted By Quacker
Do you keep your car in an unheated garage? ...

Do you keep your car in an unheated garage?
Does your car sit all day in an unheated place at low temperatures like around 10F (-12C) or similar?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-26-2015, 03:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 662
Posted By Quacker
All my issues were after the car was cold soaked...

All my issues were after the car was cold soaked all day at ~10F or less. Do you park in a garage both at home and work?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-26-2015, 02:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 962
Posted By Quacker
This should land you right in the middle of their...

This should land you right in the middle of their site:

http://www.zf.com/corporate/en_de/products/product_range/cars/finder.html#finder=27559
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-25-2015, 04:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 962
Posted By Quacker
I know I saw a video on the ZF website. There...

I know I saw a video on the ZF website. There was quite a bit to getting the oil level correct. dig around and you might find it.
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