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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-16-2017, 06:26 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,036
Posted By kef207
Sorry, I think I gave you some bum info. I...

Sorry, I think I gave you some bum info. I tried this on my wife's '14 F15 and it is completely different. I don't get the annoying auto launch either, but no apps check box. Frankly, the whole...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-16-2017, 06:08 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,036
Posted By kef207
I have a '17, so the newer version of iDrive, ...

I have a '17, so the newer version of iDrive, but it should be similar on your '16. Look for your phone in the iDrive menus and look for the apps check box.

This should work for you if you can...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-16-2017, 05:46 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,036
Posted By kef207
Try this: From the main iDrive menu: My...

Try this:

From the main iDrive menu:

My vehicle
IDrive Settings
Mobile Devices
Select your phone
Uncheck "Apps"
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-13-2017, 06:17 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 630
Posted By kef207
+1 Although generally the steering on my '17...

+1

Although generally the steering on my '17 440 is tight and responsive, I experience this same subtle wandering at highway speeds. I figure it is the crappy stock 18" AS Continental RFTs. Tire...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-03-2017, 02:30 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 3,353
Posted By kef207
+1 Pointless to argue which is better. ...

+1

Pointless to argue which is better.

I've had both, enjoyed both. Drove both in big snow, no issues either way. I went with xdrive and AS tires because storing and swapping tires twice a...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-30-2017, 07:29 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 3,254
Posted By kef207
I have a new 440ix, really great car, I can't...

I have a new 440ix, really great car, I can't find anything to complain about (ok, a few minor asthetic things), loads of fun to drive. Lots of power and torque, awesome exhaust note. My take, the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-30-2017, 05:22 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 873
Posted By kef207
On F32 I used fuse 161 for the constant power and...

On F32 I used fuse 161 for the constant power and 143 for switched accessories. I used a multisafer rather than Power Magic Pro but same concept.

In order for parking mode to work with the BV650,...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-27-2017, 08:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 420
Posted By kef207
+10 Sent from my iPad using Bimmerfest...

+10


Sent from my iPad using Bimmerfest mobile app (http://r.tapatalk.com/byo?rid=92836)
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-22-2017, 08:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 538
Posted By kef207
I have a new F32 '17 440ix, about a month old,...

I have a new F32 '17 440ix, about a month old, 1800 miles. As you mention, the car is smooth with a great note. I have not experienced any on-off cycling as you describe. Occasionally while...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-12-2017, 08:39 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,165
Posted By kef207
Different strokes for different folks. I'm...

Different strokes for different folks. I'm looking out the window at all the cars in the parking lot lined up with their front plates center mounted and they are all ugly. Even the Tacoma with the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-10-2017, 07:46 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,165
Posted By kef207
If you give in and mount the plate to avoid the...

If you give in and mount the plate to avoid the hassle, why add more hassle to your life? If you still have the original bracket, drill the holes and put it out there. No car wash hassles, no...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-28-2017, 09:02 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,447
Posted By kef207
The OP was asking for real-life experience on...

The OP was asking for real-life experience on mileage for the 340/440. It seems his mileage is lower than advertised and he is trying to understand whether his experience is unique or typical. If...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-28-2017, 07:59 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,447
Posted By kef207
Thank you for clarifying that highway mileage ,...

Thank you for clarifying that highway mileage , on average, is higher than city mileage. I am sure that will come as a surprise to most.

Your point is the primary determinant of efficiency is the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-28-2017, 05:20 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,447
Posted By kef207
[QUOTE=M34Lnch;10010670]Luckstr, there is a lot...

[QUOTE=M34Lnch;10010670]Luckstr, there is a lot of blah blah in this thread, especially about which gas you use. The single biggest determinant to your city gas mileage is average speed. This is...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-25-2017, 05:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 601
Posted By kef207
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https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20170325/8dcc0656eda56dab1799db10b6b4fda9.jpg

I picked up my new F32 on Thursday - Melbourne red, black dakota with red stitching, cold weather, LED lighting,...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-19-2017, 10:17 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 405
Posted By kef207
Search for "F30-Kinda have launch control..I...

Search for "F30-Kinda have launch control..I think" on the forum. There is an extended discussion on this topic.

The easiest way to check is to search the on board owners manual for launch...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-15-2017, 05:11 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 430
Posted By kef207
Warranty or maintenance? Our '14 F15d is...

Warranty or maintenance?

Our '14 F15d is approaching 70k miles and other than oil/DEF and a new set of rubber, has not needed anything else (rap on wood/head). Hopefully our experience is typical...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-10-2017, 10:24 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,057
Posted By kef207
Hey Dave, I know exactly how you are...

Hey Dave,

I know exactly how you are feeling, I've been there.

I think you are wise not to pull the lemon law card just yet. That should be your last resort.

What is tough in these...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-09-2017, 09:41 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 935
Posted By kef207
If you have the 8 speed sport auto, you have...

If you have the 8 speed sport auto, you have launch control. One way to check is to look in the on-board owners manual and search for launch control. If it is listed in the onboard owners manual...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-09-2017, 05:48 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,057
Posted By kef207
JJ, Very useful thread and good advice. ...

JJ,

Very useful thread and good advice. Wish I had found this when I was going through my pain!

To clarify, I did not invoke NJ's lemon law for either car, but both cars clearly met the...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-09-2017, 05:07 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,057
Posted By kef207
I have had two lemon BMWs. The first was an '08...

I have had two lemon BMWs. The first was an '08 E60 which was finally fixed when BMW recalled the fuel pump. The second was a '14 F15 which went in the shop on day five of ownership and was there...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-07-2017, 06:50 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 7,458
Posted By kef207
Agree the double door pull is idiotic compared to...

Agree the double door pull is idiotic compared to past when you first either had to:

a) reach over and pull up the manual lock, or,

b) push the unlock button for auto door locks,

before you...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-07-2017, 08:09 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,475
Posted By kef207
I had exactly the problem you described - pulsing...

I had exactly the problem you described - pulsing in the steering column and floor boards at a very specific road speed 62 - 64 mph in my case. After two front end alignments, thrust rods and a...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-06-2017, 07:22 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,732
Posted By kef207
Several reasons: - It protects jobs of...

Several reasons:

- It protects jobs of professional gas pumpers
- The average citizen of Paradise is too stupid to shut off the pump when the tank is full and will pollute the environment. ...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-06-2017, 07:08 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,732
Posted By kef207
Hey Yo! Jersey is the Garden of Eden State. When...

Hey Yo! Jersey is the Garden of Eden State. When you live in Paradise you shouldn't have to pump your own gas :rofl:
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