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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) Yesterday, 06:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 165
Posted By samadkins29
Yes, its accessed through the wheel well. Should...

Yes, its accessed through the wheel well. Should not need to remove the tire.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6VgvUFJf1oE
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-25-2017, 04:50 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 603
Posted By samadkins29
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EIa6_C1B6UQ ...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EIa6_C1B6UQ

Here is one he just released a week ago. Points towards slotted rotors being good on the track. But they really need to be up to temp before the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-25-2017, 04:02 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 603
Posted By samadkins29
I could write a long post, but ima let my guy...

I could write a long post, but ima let my guy over at EngineeringExplained take this one:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=78wbht355R8

Its really worth the 5 minute watch.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-25-2017, 03:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 603
Posted By samadkins29
Drilled rotors do pretty much nothing for you. So...

Drilled rotors do pretty much nothing for you. So I can't see how you could say the performance is better. I put Stop Tech cross drilled on my 745li and they warped in only a few months. Went back to...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-25-2017, 03:06 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 19,838
Posted By samadkins29
bavauto

bavauto
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-25-2017, 02:11 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 19,838
Posted By samadkins29
To be honest, it's really hard to measure. The...

To be honest, it's really hard to measure. The car accelerates really smoothly. I get standard MPG. It's a negligible difference.

That being said, they look awesome and don't cost much more than a...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-25-2017, 01:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 255
Posted By samadkins29
When you talk about upgrading, are you talking...

When you talk about upgrading, are you talking about the bulbs or the entire fog light assembly?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-24-2017, 03:01 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 186
Posted By samadkins29
Check the fuse?

Check the fuse?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-24-2017, 02:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 307
Posted By samadkins29
Like Art said. Toggle the BC button on the turn...

Like Art said. Toggle the BC button on the turn indicator stalk.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-22-2017, 05:15 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 603
Posted By samadkins29
BAVAUTO.com has a set. That being said, I...

BAVAUTO.com has a set.

That being said, I would do your research before switching. Drilled rotors are pretty much useless (in terms of any performance gain), but they do look kool. Slotted, will...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-22-2017, 07:12 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 6,535
Posted By samadkins29
I think ya answered you own question if I am...

I think ya answered you own question if I am reading this correctly. If you we moving at all its going to register as 1mph. If you have it set to open at 1mph, then I dont think they would close. If...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-21-2017, 06:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 187
Posted By samadkins29
Just dont red line it. Or avoid driving it this...

Just dont red line it. Or avoid driving it this weekend if possible.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-21-2017, 04:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 618
Posted By samadkins29
TPMS is the tire pressure monitor system. He is...

TPMS is the tire pressure monitor system. He is saying that all for wheels have the TPMS installed. Essentially you can monitor your tire pressure correctly from the IDrive without throwing a code....
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-21-2017, 10:26 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 618
Posted By samadkins29
Having the wheels looked at most likely wont be...

Having the wheels looked at most likely wont be free and repairing can cost $50-$150 for each wheel. I suggest you check out elementwheels.com - they have a huge selection and will mount/balance for...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-21-2017, 06:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 215
Posted By samadkins29
Thats not correct at all. Registration gives you...

Thats not correct at all. Registration gives you the option to change the battery capacity during the procedure.

@op yes you can install a larger battery(both capacity and dimensions). When I...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-21-2017, 05:56 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 7,863
Posted By samadkins29
They can and do. Everything you listed I changed...

They can and do. Everything you listed I changed in the last 6 months. (Apart from the brakes). This forums has DIY for most everything.


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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-20-2017, 04:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 330
Posted By samadkins29
Yup, BMWs love to rattle.

Yup, BMWs love to rattle.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-19-2017, 07:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 490
Posted By samadkins29
Whats the need for jumpstarting it at all? (if ya...

Whats the need for jumpstarting it at all? (if ya dont mind me asking). I am pretty sure the car will shut everything down if it gets in danger of the battery getting too low. If its for long term...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-19-2017, 05:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 391
Posted By samadkins29
Did you just change it? I guess what I meant was,...

Did you just change it? I guess what I meant was, a bad oil sensor could cause it. Mine just happened to be from the cage inside the oil filter cap came loose. I don't think thats what happened to...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-19-2017, 04:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 391
Posted By samadkins29
I would check the oil filter gasket and see if...

I would check the oil filter gasket and see if you can get a full scan done. I had this happen once when the oil filter cap was not properly reinstalled. While you didnt go in for an oil change, that...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-19-2017, 04:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 286
Posted By samadkins29
You paid a company and this is what they gave you...

You paid a company and this is what they gave you back? You cant just stick any old stereo stuff in there.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-19-2017, 04:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 204
Posted By samadkins29
realoem.com should give you all the BMW part...

realoem.com should give you all the BMW part numbers. Might be able to do a search then using that info. Also you are posting the F10 section(2011+).
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-19-2017, 08:39 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 473
Posted By samadkins29
https://5series.net/wp-content/uploads/2013/08/200...

https://5series.net/wp-content/uploads/2013/08/2004-Honda-Accord-BMW-7-Series.jpg
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-19-2017, 08:35 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 340
Posted By samadkins29
http://www.ebay.com/itm/BMW-F10-520D-10-2009-2013-...

http://www.ebay.com/itm/BMW-F10-520D-10-2009-2013-ICM-CONTROL-UNIT-MODULE-ECU-SENSOR-6799576-01-/282361045542?epid=563340130&hash=item41be07a226:g:XVQAAOSwr~lYndS1

Might be worth the price to try...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-19-2017, 08:34 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 340
Posted By samadkins29
VIN will not be over written. I am not sure on...

VIN will not be over written. I am not sure on the mileage. Is the car under warranty?

You should be able to code in a used module, but BMW dealerships most likely wont do this. Find yourself a...
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