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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-21-2015, 08:25 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,079
Posted By Rick24C
I have a squeaky noise coming from my '15 M-sport...

I have a squeaky noise coming from my '15 M-sport 550. After some serious listening, it turned out be the metal M foot rest. If I tap it with my foot it will squeak. If I pressed hard on it going...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-11-2015, 04:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 279
Posted By Rick24C
Weinschela, Thank for the reply and...

Weinschela,

Thank for the reply and comments.

Below is my response.

3) BMW need to take an example from the Maserati Ghibli's page book which changes the exhaust notes when you change to...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-11-2015, 09:15 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 279
Posted By Rick24C
BMW Wish List

Below is my wish list (or complains about current F10) for the next 5 Series.

Please share your comments.

1)Make the car lighter (this wish may be granted based on the new G12 7 Series). The...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-21-2015, 03:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 524
Posted By Rick24C
Thank you all for the advice !!

Thank you all for the advice !!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-20-2015, 08:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 524
Posted By Rick24C
Sport Mode goes back to Comfort

Today I was driving my 2015 550XI in North Jersey and decided to put my car into Sport mode. The car would not go into sport mode; however, after several tries it finally went into sport only to...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-13-2014, 05:18 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,291
Posted By Rick24C
Yes, I am going to make an appointment. It sucks...

Yes, I am going to make an appointment. It sucks with only 2800 miles on the car. It seems when you take the car back to the dealer it never comes back the same. They are always tweaking the car...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-11-2014, 03:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,291
Posted By Rick24C
Slaymaster I reset my tranny and it worked...

Slaymaster

I reset my tranny and it worked for a day and then the clunking noise returned the next day. I guess I have to take the car back to the dealer.

Thanks for the help!


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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-06-2014, 08:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,291
Posted By Rick24C
Slaymaster - thanks for the advice. I will reset...

Slaymaster - thanks for the advice. I will reset the tranny in the morning and let you know.


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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-03-2014, 07:30 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,156
Posted By Rick24C
I have the same 2015 550i xDrive carbon black and...

I have the same 2015 550i xDrive carbon black and I have a leather dash


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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-01-2014, 09:30 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,291
Posted By Rick24C
WOW!!!! That is the same pothole that got me....

WOW!!!! That is the same pothole that got me. However, I was heading Garden State Parkway (south) using the same exit lane (RT 17 north). I guess NJ DOT owes us 2 tires! :-)

It is highly...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-30-2014, 07:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,291
Posted By Rick24C
Clunking noise when accelerating my 2015 550xi

Yes, unfortunately they are still using Goodyears. My car is a month old and had my front tire replaced already!

Based on your user id, I take it you are from NJ; so am I. I live in northern NJ...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-10-2014, 09:35 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,453
Posted By Rick24C
I never let my car go below a quarter tank. ...

I never let my car go below a quarter tank.
Obvious, mileage depends on engine size, driving condition, even air temp..


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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-10-2014, 09:23 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,473
Posted By Rick24C
Hi I just placed a post 2 days with the very...

Hi
I just placed a post 2 days with the very same question. I traded my 2011 550i w/ sport pkg for a 2015 550 xDrive M Sport and noticed a clunk in sport mode during moderate acceleration which I...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-09-2014, 07:35 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,291
Posted By Rick24C
Thank you for the advice.

Thank you for the advice.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-08-2014, 08:51 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,291
Posted By Rick24C
Clunking noise when accelerating my 2015 550xi

To All,
I picked up my 2015 550 xDrive M-sport last month and is my first all wheel drive vehicle. All of my previous BMWs were all rear wheel with sport pkg.
I have noticed that every once in a...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-08-2014, 08:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 767
Posted By Rick24C
If you are referring to 2015 550 then yes they...

If you are referring to 2015 550 then yes they are out. I picked up my 2015 on August 13.


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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-26-2014, 08:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 797
Posted By Rick24C
I just received my 2015 550; it tooked about 8...

I just received my 2015 550; it tooked about 8 weeks.


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Forum: BMW i3 and BMW i8 (2014 - Current) 07-09-2014, 07:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 644
Posted By Rick24C
Yes, the mall is about 7 miles away from BMWNA...

Yes, the mall is about 7 miles away from BMWNA (Woodcliff Lake, NJ). I also usually catch all of the zebras riding around the area.
Forum: BMW i3 and BMW i8 (2014 - Current) 07-08-2014, 07:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 644
Posted By Rick24C
i8 at the Garden State Plaza Mall (North NJ)

Look what I found at Garden State Plaza mall located in Paramus NJ (North Jersey). I do not know about you, but I would not park my i8 at the mall for kids to lean on and take pictures as if it was...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-11-2014, 01:56 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,261
Posted By Rick24C
No, it is not gas related; it is a defect. BMW...

No, it is not gas related; it is a defect. BMW has been selling cars in the US (their largest market) for decades and should know how to handle our gas. Other car marker know how to build engines...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-11-2014, 01:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,261
Posted By Rick24C
I am currently having the same issue with my '11...

I am currently having the same issue with my '11 550i. The dealer replaced my injectors 2 weeks ago for the second time and I still feel the vibration (more like a shimmy) when accelerating.
Now...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-09-2014, 08:02 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,441
Posted By Rick24C
I just responded on Jan 23 to this thread...

I just responded on Jan 23 to this thread regarding that I had all 8 injectors replaced on my 2011 550i and stated the car has been running with on problems. Well this past Friday, I found my car on...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-07-2014, 09:26 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,576
Posted By Rick24C
LOL, but true!!

LOL, but true!!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-06-2014, 08:14 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,576
Posted By Rick24C
I am hoping DOT will approve the Laser headlights...

I am hoping DOT will approve the Laser headlights by 2016; we are always behind the times. If they let those fake HID lights which blind the heck out of you then they should approve Lasers.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-01-2014, 11:45 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,576
Posted By Rick24C
I agree with everyone regarding LEDs; however,...

I agree with everyone regarding LEDs; however, BMW is working on laser headlights and will probably be available as an option on the new 2016 5 series.
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