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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 06-18-2014, 03:23 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,002
Posted By Elk
Please tell us you are not serious. The...

Please tell us you are not serious.

The only difference is the position of the mix door determining the ratio of the cold/warm air which gets sent to the cabin. The car otherwise absolutely does...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 06-18-2014, 03:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 544
Posted By Elk
Do NOT look at her car. Ever.

Do NOT look at her car. Ever.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 06-18-2014, 03:14 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,221
Posted By Elk
Any bets on how long it will before someone...

Any bets on how long it will before someone brings up Hitler, Nazis and/or fascism?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 06-16-2014, 07:53 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,002
Posted By Elk
Why even bother to adjust the passenger side? ...

Why even bother to adjust the passenger side?

Why not just adjust the driver's side and let the car do its job? It will keep the side of the car which you are occupying at the temperature you...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 06-08-2014, 02:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,181
Posted By Elk
I like the tray. I will never use a cupholder so...

I like the tray. I will never use a cupholder so the tray keeps the space from being entirely wasted.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 04-30-2014, 02:44 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,117
Posted By Elk
A TPMS system is also mandated by the European...

A TPMS system is also mandated by the European Union since 2012, not just in the U.S. The nannies are everywhere. Unfortunately, they have a point as many consumers are idiots and do not monitor...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 04-30-2014, 02:30 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,357
Posted By Elk
A related motorcycle quirk: occasionally when the...

A related motorcycle quirk: occasionally when the sun is at the right angle a parabolic cross-sectional curve of a windshield can focus the sun to melt underlying plastic, such as part of the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-16-2014, 05:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 645
Posted By Elk
Yes. Steering wheels should not be drawing blood.

Yes. Steering wheels should not be drawing blood.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-16-2014, 04:59 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 5,399
Posted By Elk
As I noted previously, this is a very interesting...

As I noted previously, this is a very interesting bit of information.

I also understand your frustration with attempting to get the best satellite hardware available offered by BMW and being...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-16-2014, 11:50 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 5,399
Posted By Elk
I understand and acknowledged his post. I go on...

I understand and acknowledged his post. I go on to add to the discussion by noting the sound remains dreadful even with the better system.

That is, it matters little which BMW option you choose. ...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-16-2014, 11:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 407
Posted By Elk
There is an off-putting change in engine braking...

There is an off-putting change in engine braking as the AT downshifts while braking, particularly at slower speeds. While normal, it is annoying.

This may be what you are experiencing.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-16-2014, 11:33 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,146
Posted By Elk
No. It is a weak acid. It comes in a metal can. ...

No. It is a weak acid. It comes in a metal can.

Also, keep in mind that acid is stored in glass or plastic (like a battery).
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-16-2014, 11:11 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 645
Posted By Elk
What is a "micro-cut?" The stitching is...

What is a "micro-cut?"

The stitching is literally damaging your soft, desk jockey paws?

We need pics of both the wheel and the "micro-cuts."
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-16-2014, 11:07 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 5,399
Posted By Elk
Interestingly, the classical stations and the...

Interestingly, the classical stations and the salsa station receives a higher bit rate than the other music channels. They sound appreciably better.

The reason is that classical listeners are...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-16-2014, 11:03 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 5,399
Posted By Elk
Welcome, yuri-m, and thank you for your very...

Welcome, yuri-m, and thank you for your very interesting first post.

Unfortunately, as I am certain you know, the sound of satellite radio remains dreadful even if one possesses the best possible...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-14-2014, 07:58 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 944
Posted By Elk
As expected. At least it is no big deal.

As expected.

At least it is no big deal.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-13-2014, 06:21 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,296
Posted By Elk
Sorry, but the manual answers your question. ...

Sorry, but the manual answers your question.

Your address must be stored as "Home" as a destination.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-13-2014, 06:14 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 944
Posted By Elk
It depends on what you mean by jarring feedback. ...

It depends on what you mean by jarring feedback.

A bent wheel and a thrown weight will cause steering wheel vibration, but this is rhythmic and steady at a given speed. It is not what I would...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-13-2014, 06:03 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,662
Posted By Elk
Facts got in the way for iansanderson. Facts...

Facts got in the way for iansanderson. Facts also killed his ludicrous "stress on the sidewall from rapid acceleration" fantasy.

I will never understand making things up when you have no...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-11-2014, 09:39 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,662
Posted By Elk
But he wrote it on the Internet. It must be...

But he wrote it on the Internet. It must be true. :)

Seriously, thanks for interjecting a solid does of reality.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-11-2014, 06:32 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 510
Posted By Elk
And a modern turbo.

And a modern turbo.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-11-2014, 06:29 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,662
Posted By Elk
As already described, the knife was stabbed in...

As already described, the knife was stabbed in and repeatedly moved in and out. This is also why each is a bit different.

It is a clear comprehensive claim for your auto insurance carrier.
...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-10-2014, 07:53 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,296
Posted By Elk
The address needs be stored specifically as the...

The address needs be stored specifically as the home address. Check your manual.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-10-2014, 07:45 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,662
Posted By Elk
Slashed; not a defect.

Slashed; not a defect.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-10-2014, 03:17 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,821
Posted By Elk
:thumbup: Nor I. The F30 is a great...

:thumbup:

Nor I.

The F30 is a great winter beater/commuter, but toy machines are a great deal more fun.
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