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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-27-2014, 03:15 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 1,861
Posted By st_o_p
OP - since you asked for owners opinions - I...

OP - since you asked for owners opinions - I never test drove 550 but I don't feel I'm missing anything with my 535. It has plenty of power for my taste, I floor it - it flies. Most of the time I...
Forum: Off-Topic 08-21-2014, 01:45 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,020
Posted By st_o_p
Funny how this whole thread turned into...

Funny how this whole thread turned into cost-of-college-education, when the original article was about the cost of raising a child excluding college :dunno:

I take the fifth on the wifes and sense...
Forum: Off-Topic 08-19-2014, 03:24 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,020
Posted By st_o_p
Ha - private school! The cost of day care for 3-4...

Ha - private school! The cost of day care for 3-4 year olds is around $2K/month around us. My nieghbor's son costs that much - and he has 2 kids. I'm scared of the moment I have to get my kid there....
Forum: Off-Topic 08-18-2014, 02:09 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,020
Posted By st_o_p
Average cost of raising a child hits $245,000 (and $455,000 for NE)

Congratulations to those of us that have kids. You can go 2 for $900,000

http://finance.yahoo.com/news/average-cost-raising-child-hits-123100179.html
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-15-2014, 01:41 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,030
Posted By st_o_p
I agree 100% I made the mistake of not ordering...

I agree 100%
I made the mistake of not ordering sports steering wheel and was pi$$ed when I saw the standard one in person. It was costly and somewhat painful but I finally have the Msport steering...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-14-2014, 01:25 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,030
Posted By st_o_p
So it seems pretty much no changes for the 2015...

So it seems pretty much no changes for the 2015 F10. As a 2014 F10 owner I guess that makes me happy :D
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-06-2014, 02:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 627
Posted By st_o_p
On a related note - do you have problems with MP3...

On a related note - do you have problems with MP3 sorting?
I copied some albums to the car internal memory. They have track number, but when I was playing one of them the tracks were not sorted in...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-06-2014, 01:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 705
Posted By st_o_p
Hmm, maybe it's suspension or the 19" - I have...

Hmm, maybe it's suspension or the 19" - I have 2014 535xi - with DHP and 18" stock tires - the ride is VERY comfortable
Forum: Off-Topic 08-05-2014, 03:37 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,467
Posted By st_o_p
Great pic. Straight answer to the OP: are you...

Great pic. Straight answer to the OP: are you concerned about Ebola? If not - good, otherwise STFU.
Keep up the attitude guys :thumbup:
The final authority has spoken, dissenting opinions not...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-04-2014, 01:58 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,500
Posted By st_o_p
Thanks. I'm talking to octopump about coding some...

Thanks. I'm talking to octopump about coding some other things I think he'll be able to do this too - but it's always nice to have backup options
Forum: Off-Topic 08-03-2014, 06:15 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,467
Posted By st_o_p
Ok, I was wrong about the number deaths. I'm...

Ok, I was wrong about the number deaths. I'm fairly certain I saw a number like 950 in a news article I was reading on Friday but cannot find it now.

Regardless of the number - that doesn't change...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-03-2014, 05:54 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,500
Posted By st_o_p
So if you get base parts - yes the new wheel is a...

So if you get base parts - yes the new wheel is a shell and you need to assemble everything inside it. Or you can get a new wheel already assembled with all necessary parts - from someone (or eBay)....
Forum: Off-Topic 08-02-2014, 12:14 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,467
Posted By st_o_p
Sure - quote Al-Jazeera for reliable scientific...

Sure - quote Al-Jazeera for reliable scientific information.

How about WHO instead:
EVD outbreaks have a case fatality rate of up to 90%.
http://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs103/en/
...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-02-2014, 11:05 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,500
Posted By st_o_p
Ok so this is finally complete - I have Msport...

Ok so this is finally complete - I have Msport steering wheel and everything is working (heat, vibration/lane departure, all buttons).

I will post here some things I learned from the long and...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-02-2014, 10:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 388
Posted By st_o_p
So the preset list is great and exactly what I...

So the preset list is great and exactly what I was looking for.
But now I have another problem - I cannot rename radio stations.
The user guide says that should be possible - go to FM, select a...
Forum: Off-Topic 08-01-2014, 08:35 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,467
Posted By st_o_p
So basically your brother is downplaying a deadly...

So basically your brother is downplaying a deadly epidemic cause he feels like biking in that particular part of the world exactly when there's outbreak?
You know what's the scary part? It's that...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-29-2014, 03:17 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,981
Posted By st_o_p
Like others said - yes you can special order. I...

Like others said - yes you can special order. I got it :thumbup:
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-29-2014, 03:02 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 870
Posted By st_o_p
I did get a warning one time - I was approaching...

I did get a warning one time - I was approaching car stopped in front of me too fast. It was nice getting the warning although if I didn't have my foot on the brake already and on the way to pressing...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-28-2014, 02:51 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 870
Posted By st_o_p
The other way around for me. I find the lane...

The other way around for me. I find the lane departure warning great, and the blind spot detection pretty useless (as I never notice it)

Cameras are great, and the stop & go is great too :thumbup:
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-28-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 388
Posted By st_o_p
I guess I should keep it in presets mode then. I...

I guess I should keep it in presets mode then. I didn't even know there is presets mode. Hopefully it's one presets for both FM and Sirius - otherwise you still can't switch between the two from the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-28-2014, 02:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 431
Posted By st_o_p
It is extremely cheap mount off of eBay. It has...

It is extremely cheap mount off of eBay. It has nothing to do with the mirror, it glues to the glass of the windshield. I placed it on top and to the right of the mirror - which is much superior...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-27-2014, 12:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 431
Posted By st_o_p
Escort Passport 9500ix

Is it me or is the screen of that thing at an angle towards the passenger??

I got a mount that glues to the windshield, and it actually works nice though it did turn the detector slightly towards...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-27-2014, 12:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 388
Posted By st_o_p
Steering wheel multimedia buttons

Couple questions - if anybody knows the answer.

The steering wheel Mode button seems to toggle between radio and in-memory music - same as the Mode button on the dash. However the dash has...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-25-2014, 02:12 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 2,763
Posted By st_o_p
You are right and I was wrong. The leather is...

You are right and I was wrong. The leather is standard on the 535. At $1500 it is pretty pricey for just CA, trunc and sat radio. But it IS nice
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-24-2014, 03:10 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 2,763
Posted By st_o_p
I disagree - the CA is awesome. You just forget...

I disagree - the CA is awesome. You just forget that you have a key. You walk to the car, put your hand in the handle and it unlocks. That's how things should work in a perfect world. The power trunc...
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