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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-22-2011, 07:30 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,487
Posted By smhoer
I believe running your car unoccupied is against...

I believe running your car unoccupied is against the law in EU countries (at least it is in Germany) so I doubt they designed that ability to install a remote system without causing serious...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-16-2011, 12:00 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,894
Posted By smhoer
Mine shows up under Office > Messages and...

Mine shows up under Office > Messages and ConnectedDrive > BMW Assist > Messages
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-22-2011, 07:06 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,622
Posted By smhoer
In europe you can use a BMW website to send trips...

In europe you can use a BMW website to send trips with waypoints to the car. It is disabled on the US maps. It can only be done manually by setting up multiple destinations. Not sure why BMW does...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-31-2011, 06:36 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 7,814
Posted By smhoer
I believe it is illegal in the European Union to...

I believe it is illegal in the European Union to have a car running without being in it.
Forum: Dealer Feedback / Vehicle Problems 02-13-2011, 01:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,996
Posted By smhoer
If the order paperwork you signed has the right...

If the order paperwork you signed has the right config then go after them if they will not make it right. Trim can be ordered and replaced. Post their name.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-10-2011, 01:49 PM
Replies: 1,625
Views: 192,161
Posted By smhoer
Same problems with the Dunlop RFTs. Just none...

Same problems with the Dunlop RFTs. Just none available.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-07-2011, 05:54 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,932
Posted By smhoer
I have the same setup

I have the same setup
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-05-2011, 05:55 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,525
Posted By smhoer
I change/add music and playlists frequently so...

I change/add music and playlists frequently so managing a USB stick would be too much of a pain. As for playing all songs I have multiple genres. Do not want Green Day followed by Vivaldi followed...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-04-2011, 10:29 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,525
Posted By smhoer
I agree on the shuffle. I keep my Ipod...

I agree on the shuffle. I keep my Ipod permanently connected and the issue is a pain. To fix I have to disconnect the Ipod and reconnect. Same issue with both my Ipods and Nano.

I am hoping...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-04-2011, 07:46 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,525
Posted By smhoer
album art problems

Has anyone noticed that sometime the album art display gets mixed up and shows the wrong artwork for the song that is playing? Happens daily and most often happens when I have the nav system guiding...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-23-2011, 10:38 AM
Replies: 148
Views: 32,357
Posted By smhoer
I have gotten to the point where I rarely listen...

I have gotten to the point where I rarely listen to a manually generated playlist but just select a genius playlist. I have over 4000 songs so it is almost like using Pandora. I was very...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-23-2011, 10:04 AM
Replies: 148
Views: 32,357
Posted By smhoer
I am talking about the automatically generated...

I am talking about the automatically generated playlists under the "Genius Mix" selection in the left hand menus. It is different than the Create Genius Playlist process. The automatically...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-22-2011, 02:47 PM
Replies: 148
Views: 32,357
Posted By smhoer
I am not really interested in 6NR except for the...

I am not really interested in 6NR except for the Ipod out function. I use the Genius Automatic Playlists more than anything else and miss this functionality in my car. I wish you could use Itunes...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-20-2011, 08:31 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 912
Posted By smhoer
My dealer said they had not seen a F10 with...

My dealer said they had not seen a F10 with dunlops. Just GY and Micheline.
Forum: Dealer Feedback / Vehicle Problems 01-19-2011, 02:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,262
Posted By smhoer
Can't find a stowaway spare that will fit the F10...

Can't find a stowaway spare that will fit the F10 with its new large calipers.
Forum: Dealer Feedback / Vehicle Problems 01-19-2011, 07:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,262
Posted By smhoer
Tire shortage

Sorry for the double post (in the F10 section) but thought this would be of interest to a wider audience.

I have a 3 week old 550i w/sport. Friday evening I picked up a sheet metal bolt in my...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-19-2011, 07:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 912
Posted By smhoer
Update: Friday evening I picked up a sheet metal...

Update: Friday evening I picked up a sheet metal bolt in my right rear tire. I called around first thing Sat and no one carries the stock tire including TireRack. I called BMW parts and they did...
Forum: Dealer Feedback / Vehicle Problems 01-15-2011, 12:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,418
Posted By smhoer
Did you post in the right forum? This looks like...

Did you post in the right forum? This looks like it should be its own thread.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-15-2011, 12:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 820
Posted By smhoer
Both

Both
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-15-2011, 06:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 912
Posted By smhoer
No Original Equip Dunlops in US?

I acquired a bolt in my right rear tire last night but did not lose air pressure. The bolt is in there tight. Unfortunately it is very close to the sidewall so it cannot be patched. Called BMW and...
Forum: Dealer Feedback / Vehicle Problems 01-10-2011, 06:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,418
Posted By smhoer
I have always used them for service (since 1982)...

I have always used them for service (since 1982) but never could buy from them. I believe the key was coming in prepared with what deals are available via board members and that PCD delivery makes it...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-10-2011, 06:24 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,645
Posted By smhoer
I took a quick glance at the lease rates for Jan....

I took a quick glance at the lease rates for Jan. It looks like the MF reductions offset the holiday cash. Run the numbers and I will bet the pmts are withing a couple $$ of each other. I just ran...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-03-2011, 05:50 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,857
Posted By smhoer
I picked up my 550 with IAS last week. Now that...

I picked up my 550 with IAS last week. Now that I have lived with it a for a few days I do not think I would get a larger BMW without it. It is as nimble as my e93 with. The 550s I test drove...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-03-2011, 05:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,047
Posted By smhoer
Great ride and steering feels precise. However,...

Great ride and steering feels precise. However, it requires more correction at highway speeds. It doesn't track like my previous BMWs at 60+MPH. It does not wander but seems to require more minute...
Forum: Dealer Feedback / Vehicle Problems 01-01-2011, 07:43 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,418
Posted By smhoer
Leith BMW in Raleigh: Great Experience

As an new member of the AARP target audience I have owned over 30 cars over the years. My new car buying experiences have varied greatly from good to very bad. One of the largest BMW dealers in the...
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