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Forum: BMW i3 and BMW i8 (2014 - Current) 07-14-2015, 07:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 835
Posted By jerrykur
I don't buy the results. Why have a car that is...

I don't buy the results. Why have a car that is mechanically different if the only way to tell it is an EV is check the badge on the back. That just invites comparisons on why is this EV 10K more...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-11-2014, 07:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 632
Posted By jerrykur
335 dead battery and red steering wheel lock icon

Hi,

We are having a power drain issue with the 2007 335. The battery was drained and when I charged it we are now getting a red steering wheel lock error on the dash. I assume this is just...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-01-2013, 06:28 PM
Replies: 228
Views: 13,182
Posted By jerrykur
I was a little concerned about getting a 328 with...

I was a little concerned about getting a 328 with only a 4 cylinder engine when I first got my 2103 328 sport. But after 10,000 miles I really like the car. We have 4 - 3 series BMWs 2007 335,...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 09-30-2013, 09:53 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,602
Posted By jerrykur
See this thread. ...

See this thread.

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=673696&highlight=

Essentially you need to reach about an inch back from under the front edge of the bottom of the glove box...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-20-2013, 10:13 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,899
Posted By jerrykur
You might want to test drive and price a 335. ...

You might want to test drive and price a 335. They come standard with the Xenons and since we have both, there is a difference. The 328 is nice, but does not have the "kick in the butt"...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-20-2013, 09:22 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 430
Posted By jerrykur
Front Obstacle detection acts strange

Hi,

I have a 2013 F30 and the front obstacle detection seems rather insensitive and works different when I am in forward versus reverse. For example, If I pull into a parking spot that has a...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-26-2013, 11:55 AM
Replies: 157
Views: 6,502
Posted By jerrykur
My oldest daughter started with a 2002 325 back...

My oldest daughter started with a 2002 325 back in 2006. She enjoyed the heck out the car and now has a 2009 328 which feels much bigger. My other daughter started with Mitsubishi Eclipse...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-14-2013, 01:13 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,580
Posted By jerrykur
I suggest you have someone else drive the car and...

I suggest you have someone else drive the car and spend some time pinpointing the source of the noise. Then you can focus on coming up with the specific solution.

I did this with my car and...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-14-2013, 01:03 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 6,673
Posted By jerrykur
I hope they new cars are better than my Lexuses. ...

I hope they new cars are better than my Lexuses. My GS430 had the nav system die (Mark Levinson sorted and took out the nav), transmission go out, and problems with the steering gear. We leased it...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-14-2013, 07:53 AM
Replies: 144
Views: 6,673
Posted By jerrykur
It looks like BMW is about average. The...

It looks like BMW is about average. The difference from the "industry standard" is probably within the margin of error. So the BMWs are about as reliable as anything else. The big thing polls like...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 02-10-2013, 07:06 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 5,356
Posted By jerrykur
How are you guys getting such cheap rates at...

How are you guys getting such cheap rates at young ages. My wife an I are in our 50s and we pay much higher rates with no claims. What company are you guys with? We are with State Farm.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-10-2013, 01:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 862
Posted By jerrykur
What? These cars are not original designs? ...

What? These cars are not original designs?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PwWomOEOFmk
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-10-2013, 12:57 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 910
Posted By jerrykur
That is a good thread. It mentions red light...

That is a good thread. It mentions red light cameras as a factor. They don't have many of those in the East Bay where I do most of my driving. I suspect the people that say giving you a red light...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-10-2013, 08:45 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 910
Posted By jerrykur
Must be a soCal thing. I gotten one parking...

Must be a soCal thing. I gotten one parking ticket for no license plate in 20 Yeats here in the bay area. In. Berkeley, of course. On a new car they give you an option of having the front license...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-10-2013, 06:37 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 910
Posted By jerrykur
I would do black, but the keep the front plate in...

I would do black, but the keep the front plate in the trunk.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-07-2013, 09:17 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,977
Posted By jerrykur
Great. I will thank my wife. She was patient...

Great. I will thank my wife. She was patient enough to drive over and over a rough patch of road while I crawled around under the dash.:)

BTW, what does this say about BMW QA that these nuts are...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-06-2013, 05:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,977
Posted By jerrykur
I will try to get a picture, but in the meantime...

I will try to get a picture, but in the meantime run you hand underneath the glove box. There is a panel and about 1-2 inches from the front and on the sides are the nuts sitting in a well.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-05-2013, 08:36 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 11,953
Posted By jerrykur
But, I bet your paying less than my $3300/mo for...

But, I bet your paying less than my $3300/mo for your health insurance.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-04-2013, 09:30 AM
Replies: 368
Views: 27,487
Posted By jerrykur
Why would anyone in Manhattan even want a car,...

Why would anyone in Manhattan even want a car, let alone a nice car. Garaging the car would probably run close to the payments, and no need for speed when you lucky to do 40 mph.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-04-2013, 09:21 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,090
Posted By jerrykur
Regarding oil analysis, I have used Blackstone...

Regarding oil analysis, I have used Blackstone Labs in the past. This was on airplane engines, and they seemed to do a good job.

FWIW, Oil analysis can diagnosis a number of issues from failing...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-03-2013, 03:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,070
Posted By jerrykur
I am very happy with my Nav unit. I love it's...

I am very happy with my Nav unit. I love it's integration with the HUD. It does a great job and the traffic seems very accurate. My only complaint is that the traffic does not have different...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-03-2013, 02:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,006
Posted By jerrykur
Hmm.. I guess I won't rush down to get this...

Hmm.. I guess I won't rush down to get this recall done. Software.....
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-03-2013, 12:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 747
Posted By jerrykur
I will be looking at the 4 series coupe in 2014...

I will be looking at the 4 series coupe in 2014 when the lease expires on our 2011 335. But, I am bit concerned because it will be the 1st year where they will still be working out the kinks in the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-03-2013, 12:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,006
Posted By jerrykur
Thanks imtjm. I typed in my VIN and got the same...

Thanks imtjm. I typed in my VIN and got the same message. I am surprised that don't have some information on the nature of the recall.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-03-2013, 08:38 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,057
Posted By jerrykur
Ok. My car was on the dealer's lot and was...

Ok. My car was on the dealer's lot and was marked as Anthrocite so I guess that explains the grayish silver trim on the dash. I thought that option only referred to the trim pieces by the shifter....
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