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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-16-2015, 07:07 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,639
Posted By jbailey895
yeah, as an aside, Geico quoted my '15 428i GC...

yeah, as an aside, Geico quoted my '15 428i GC $219 higher per 6 mo. premium than my '13 328i. Same engine, tranny, 4 drs, etc. grrr.
Forum: The Detail Department 07-13-2015, 08:18 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 474
Posted By jbailey895
Thanks for the info. I tried using some Windex...

Thanks for the info. I tried using some Windex with Vinegar this morning, it did seem to help dissolve what I believe are probably calcium deposits; I'm going to wait for the sun to come out better...
Forum: The Detail Department 07-12-2015, 05:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 474
Posted By jbailey895
BSM with Water spots on hood: Vinegar safe?

1 month old 428 GC, BSM, it rained right before I went on a week's vacation, so it dried hard and dirty in my garage.

Two bucket wash today, dried with spritz of ONR, and there are several water...
Forum: The Detail Department 07-12-2015, 04:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 662
Posted By jbailey895
Interesting, are you suggesting using the reverse...

Interesting, are you suggesting using the reverse osmosis to fill the sprayer, then just misting the car? A 1 gal. sprayer seems like it would take forever to get the car clean, unless there's a...
Forum: The Detail Department 07-03-2015, 09:23 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 662
Posted By jbailey895
Thanks guys, My major concern is avoiding...

Thanks guys,
My major concern is avoiding swirls/streaks, we have very hard water with high calcium deposits, so my car always seems to get watermarks quickly. That, plus the residual drips from...
Forum: The Detail Department 07-01-2015, 05:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 662
Posted By jbailey895
Leaf blower, Metro Vac or just MF's?

Owning my first black car in years, I'm surprised how difficult it is to dry without water spots. I'm in So Cal, so its usually warm, and even if if put it in the garage after a wash, it dries...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 06-23-2015, 11:14 AM
Replies: 353
Views: 41,480
Posted By jbailey895
I'll check, I had a local boardmember help me,...

I'll check, I had a local boardmember help me, and he didn't have the latest updates for it.
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 06-23-2015, 11:00 AM
Replies: 353
Views: 41,480
Posted By jbailey895
Sorry if this Q is already answered (long...

Sorry if this Q is already answered (long thread), but I have a 2015 428 GC with tech pack but no enhanced BT, tried changing 6NH to 6NS, but couldn't get it to go. I'm trying to get office...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-23-2015, 10:45 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,209
Posted By jbailey895
If I connect my Samsung S5 by USB cable, will I...

If I connect my Samsung S5 by USB cable, will I get office functionality? I didn't see this point addressed before. . .
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-15-2015, 03:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 669
Posted By jbailey895
I can connect with BT as well, but it doesn't do...

I can connect with BT as well, but it doesn't do text or email, can you guys read EM and texts without enhanced BT?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-15-2015, 03:42 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,209
Posted By jbailey895
I can't read text or email on my F36, and I have...

I can't read text or email on my F36, and I have the tech pack, I think I need enhanced BT, which can be coded. . .
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-14-2015, 09:06 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,209
Posted By jbailey895
How many use Coding for BT functions?

I bought my new '15 428 GC with tech pack, but didn't realize it doesnt' have enhanced BT. I want to be able to read text and email, and I've started looking into the coding option. Anybody have...
Forum: The Detail Department 06-12-2015, 09:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 646
Posted By jbailey895
I just put two coats on last night/this morning,...

I just put two coats on last night/this morning, its foggy/drizzling, bu I'll shoot some pics later or tomorrow. Its easy to apply, and gives a great hardness and shine. Not sure if I'll even put a...
Forum: The Detail Department 06-10-2015, 04:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 646
Posted By jbailey895
Anyone Use Rejex?

Years ago, I stumbled across Rejex, a paint sealant used in place of or in addition to wax. I've been putting it on my car for years, but haven't seen it mentioned much lately. Does anyone else...
Forum: California 06-10-2015, 11:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 849
Posted By jbailey895
I'd also like some coding performed, has anyone...

I'd also like some coding performed, has anyone ever verified whether it voids the warranty? I already have a tech pack on my '15 428 CG, but I'd like to be able to read text and emails. I've heard...
Forum: The Detail Department 06-10-2015, 08:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 665
Posted By jbailey895
Thanks Nupe, your car looks great. I know...

Thanks Nupe, your car looks great. I know getting it sealed correctly early on is important, may I ask how much you paid for the opti-coat? I leased my car, but its soo much easier to keep...
Forum: The Detail Department 06-10-2015, 06:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 665
Posted By jbailey895
Black Sapphire Metallic 428 GC new from Dealer

Hey guys:
Great forum, so much to read here I feel like I'm flunking high school chemistry all over again. Last Saturday I drove my new BSM 428 GC home from LA (I'm in San Diego).

My rudimentary...
Forum: The Detail Department 06-09-2015, 11:27 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,816
Posted By jbailey895
Is this commonly acknowledged? I just bought a...

Is this commonly acknowledged? I just bought a new BSM 428 GC, and I've been using my 3000 psi Honda pressure washer on all my other cars (BMW, Porsche, corvette) and never had any "apparent" damage...
Forum: The Detail Department 06-09-2015, 11:27 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,816
Posted By jbailey895
*sorry double post

*sorry double post
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-09-2015, 10:46 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 669
Posted By jbailey895
wow, that is a bargain, thanks for the info, it...

wow, that is a bargain, thanks for the info, it works with android as well, not just iOS, I presume?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-09-2015, 10:38 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 669
Posted By jbailey895
Ok, thanks. Its a lease, so I don't want to...

Ok, thanks. Its a lease, so I don't want to spend too much $ or void any warranty, do you think its worth it?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-09-2015, 10:07 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 669
Posted By jbailey895
Text and Email with Tech Pack?

Just got my 2015 428 GC with tech package, but I think I needed the advanced BT to access texts and email? Is this a simple coding tweak, or am I SOL?

Cheers,
Joel
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 06-08-2015, 04:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,173
Posted By jbailey895
I just got ivory leather in my 428GC, I love how...

I just got ivory leather in my 428GC, I love how light and open it makes the car feel (and not as hot). As others have stated, the Dakota "leather" has a ton of synthetics that generally protect,...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-06-2015, 09:40 PM
Replies: 614
Views: 32,890
Posted By jbailey895
sorry, double-post.

sorry, double-post.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-06-2015, 09:40 PM
Replies: 614
Views: 32,890
Posted By jbailey895
Drove the 428 home today with a smile on my face,...

Drove the 428 home today with a smile on my face, smooth torque curve and efficient, yet still fun, motor.

Yet another Pitch for Greg Poland at Pacific BMW, he rocks. No BS, just an honest,...
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