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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) Today, 07:16 AM
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Posted By bmw325
At first, I kind of wished i'd gotten the top...

At first, I kind of wished i'd gotten the top view cameras, but whenever I drive a car with them I find myself using the rear camera more. I'm able to parallel park my F10 in some pretty tight spots...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) Today, 07:13 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,230
Posted By bmw325
I think the BMW has finally put the era of...

I think the BMW has finally put the era of problmeatic HPFPs behind them. You really don't hear of many failing anymore. I had 1 go bad on my 2011 e92 335 (n55 engine), but haven't heard of many...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) Today, 06:20 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,229
Posted By bmw325
Ha- I actually find myself wanting a gti more...

Ha- I actually find myself wanting a gti more than most current BMW offerings as well. But the lease deals always suck me back in. A Carmax warrantied gti for 20k would be perfect. Also waiting for...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) Yesterday, 08:03 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 333
Posted By bmw325
Car back from dealer with new software version

Have a 2014 528, and the car recently went in for its annual service. I had complained about various audio issues when conntecte to my iphone so they ended up updating the software on the entire car...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) Yesterday, 07:36 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 733
Posted By bmw325
1. Speed limit indicator Yes 2. park assist ...

1. Speed limit indicator
Yes
2. park assist
No (need the sensors which you don't have)
3. Lane change warning
Not sure but probably since you already have LDW
4. Enhanced Bluetooth telephone...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) Yesterday, 06:35 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 3,638
Posted By bmw325
Only other thing is that it reduces the AC output...

Only other thing is that it reduces the AC output if engaged. Don't think that adds much to the fuel Econ however..
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) Yesterday, 06:27 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 733
Posted By bmw325
Coding by Bimmer America

I'd encourage you to learn how to DIY. It's not too hard and fun to be able to try out different settings. Find one if tokenmasters how to videos on YouTube - they'll give you a good sense for what's...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) Yesterday, 05:50 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 661
Posted By bmw325
Closest you can get is port installation where...

Closest you can get is port installation where the vpc will install it prior to sending to dealer.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) Yesterday, 04:57 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 651
Posted By bmw325
Help with Building 535 msport

Ha - the funny thing about these type of threads is that before long you have recommendations to get every single option on a "minimal" build.

I do personally regret not getting ACC but the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) Yesterday, 04:53 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 651
Posted By bmw325
Meh- I've had HK before and it's certainly better...

Meh- I've had HK before and it's certainly better but the stocj system is decent and better than in past bmws. But If you are leasing and thinking you might upgrade the speakers later it's cheaper...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-18-2015, 07:16 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 651
Posted By bmw325
+1 I'd get those before adding HK audio

+1

I'd get those before adding HK audio
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-14-2015, 11:39 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,198
Posted By bmw325
Interesting. My brother got a crv after test...

Interesting. My brother got a crv after test driving the cx5. He preferred the Mazda but got a better deal on the Honda. I don't think either offer great performance. Mazda needs to expand their...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-14-2015, 05:59 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,198
Posted By bmw325
NY Autoshow impressions

I've been very impressed with Mazda recent interiors as well. Definitely better than any CLA or even cadillac. They've taken the best of all worlds approach to their infotainment by copying what...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 04-13-2015, 02:02 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 582
Posted By bmw325
Sorry - missed that you've got a manual!

Sorry - missed that you've got a manual!
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 04-13-2015, 01:42 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 582
Posted By bmw325
Correct - the transmission shift points also...

Correct - the transmission shift points also change when drivetrain is selected - same as when you move the shift lever to "DS" mode
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-13-2015, 12:03 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,198
Posted By bmw325
Interesting - I hadn't realized the continental...

Interesting - I hadn't realized the continental is fwd. That's very odd in that size and price range.

Funny - I'm considering a golf or Mazda 3 as my next car. It's only worth buying or leasing a...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-11-2015, 09:35 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 837
Posted By bmw325
THe 328 seems a bit like the odd man out in that...

THe 328 seems a bit like the odd man out in that group...I'd sort of expect it to come out of that comparison looking good unless you really value the extra room in some of those other FWD based...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 04-11-2015, 09:03 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 4,602
Posted By bmw325
Would also like the downlink. Thanks!

Would also like the downlink. Thanks!
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 04-11-2015, 06:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 618
Posted By bmw325
Great! Thanks

Great! Thanks
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 04-11-2015, 06:47 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 582
Posted By bmw325
Got "configure sports mode" working on a 2014 F10

You only need to change macro_fds to popup_and_configure if u have cic. No need to mess with icm
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 04-11-2015, 06:05 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 582
Posted By bmw325
It will adjust the transmission, steering and...

It will adjust the transmission, steering and throttle. But that should already happen when you select sport mode. This menu allows you to configure sport mode to only change the steering (chassis)...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-10-2015, 03:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 507
Posted By bmw325
Right, pretty much every v8 bmw has made has a...

Right, pretty much every v8 bmw has made has a stigma due to all of the issues
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-09-2015, 01:53 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,133
Posted By bmw325
Not my cup of tea, but I wouldn't put it in the...

Not my cup of tea, but I wouldn't put it in the same category as the Aztek. More quirky/weird than ugly. Even the 5GT looks much uglier to me than the i3.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-09-2015, 01:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 507
Posted By bmw325
I haven't delved too much into this topic, but it...

I haven't delved too much into this topic, but it seems that the primary cause for the various failures experienced by N63 owners was excess heat. Apparently, BMW moved the position of the turbos in...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 04-09-2015, 12:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 618
Posted By bmw325
Thanks! Think I need #3 in this diagram:...

Thanks!

Think I need #3 in this diagram: http://www.realoem.com/bmw/showparts.do?model=KA81&mospid=51263&btnr=61_2378&hg=61&fg=35&lang=en

Any idea if the whole door panel has to come off or if...
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