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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-22-2014, 07:04 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,649
Posted By daikyu
Took the car to the dealer and they replaced the...

Took the car to the dealer and they replaced the tips and mufflers under warranty. No hassle, no charge. If your car is under warranty and your exhaust tips are rusting take it to the dealer.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-27-2014, 06:44 AM
Replies: 1,388
Views: 73,824
Posted By daikyu
I would like details on the 2014 maps. Shawn can...

I would like details on the 2014 maps. Shawn can you PM me please?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-13-2014, 07:15 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,649
Posted By daikyu
I have a 2012 550xi and my tips are rusting also....

I have a 2012 550xi and my tips are rusting also. The car goes in for yearly maintenance and inspection in May and I will inquire about having the tips replaced.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-02-2013, 05:18 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,275
Posted By daikyu
I have a pair of polarized Maui Jim's that are my...

I have a pair of polarized Maui Jim's that are my primary sunglasses. I can not use them with the HUD. I keep a pair of non polarized glasses in the car to use when I am driving.

I have never...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-15-2013, 06:18 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 4,721
Posted By daikyu
I hit the governor limited 130 on the autobahn. ...

I hit the governor limited 130 on the autobahn. It was strange to keep pressing the gas and not haveing the car accelerate at that speed. I had around 30 minutes driving on the autobahn at 100 that...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-07-2013, 06:19 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,417
Posted By daikyu
2003 Dodge Durango with 126K miles.

2003 Dodge Durango with 126K miles.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-19-2012, 08:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 651
Posted By daikyu
Iphone Apps

I have had my 550xi for about 5 months after my ED. I travel quite a bit for work so I only have 2500mi on the vehicle and have not had a lot of time to play around with the car.

Which Iphone...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-19-2012, 08:14 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,086
Posted By daikyu
$1500 for my installation which was the entire...

$1500 for my installation which was the entire front end: Hood, bumper, quarterpanels, headlamps, side mirrors, door handle wells, and trunk loading protector.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-02-2012, 05:07 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,313
Posted By daikyu
The 510HP Jag engine is the new standard for...

The 510HP Jag engine is the new standard for them. I got the first model year XF 2009 and the engines were smaller.

The XJ is a much bigger vehicle than the XF. Like going from a 5 to a 7 series.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-02-2012, 04:55 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,313
Posted By daikyu
I have a Jaguar XF Supercharged rated at 420HP,...

I have a Jaguar XF Supercharged rated at 420HP, and a 550xi rated at 400HP.

My butt dyno says the XF feels quicker. I think it is the always on power from the supercharger. I wish the 550...
Forum: European Delivery 08-25-2012, 09:06 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,769
Posted By daikyu
We rented from Hertz and left our rental at the...

We rented from Hertz and left our rental at the Welt and BMW returned it for us. Cost us 1 more day but I originally thought we would pick up and then my wife would follow me to a Hertz dealer to...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-18-2012, 05:28 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,547
Posted By daikyu
Did you use the auto seat position movement mode....

Did you use the auto seat position movement mode. Sorry, I don't know what it is called. The seats move around a bit while you are driving so that you don't get as fatigued being in the same...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-27-2012, 06:17 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,832
Posted By daikyu
The Jaguar as a 110HP advantage over the 550. ...

The Jaguar as a 110HP advantage over the 550. The supercharger give a smoother power band than the turbos on the 550.

I have both. My 2009 Jaguar is only 420HP but it has more low end response...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-26-2012, 09:17 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,832
Posted By daikyu
This is the exact reason we went with our 550ix. ...

This is the exact reason we went with our 550ix. We have a 2009 Jaguar XF Supercharged and love the car. However the Jaguar is rear wheel drive with 20" wheels so it is terrible in the snow, even...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-21-2012, 04:37 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,573
Posted By daikyu
Whitby, You and I both. I have a 2009 XF...

Whitby,

You and I both. I have a 2009 XF Supercharged. We couldn't bear to part with it so we traded in something else on our 2012 550Xi. Our Jag has had it's share of gremlins, I believe the...
Forum: The Travel Forum 06-15-2012, 09:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,038
Posted By daikyu
www.seatguru.com This will tell you what...

www.seatguru.com

This will tell you what seat has what type of power. Many airlines now offer an AC plug that you can plug your laptop into. Some use a strage plug design where you will need an...
Forum: European Delivery 06-09-2012, 10:13 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,399
Posted By daikyu
This view alone is worth the trip to Florence. ...

This view alone is worth the trip to Florence. Breathtaking in person.
Forum: European Delivery 06-07-2012, 05:19 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,271
Posted By daikyu
My vehicle arrived at the dealer from the...

My vehicle arrived at the dealer from the Tombarra over a week ago. They could not have it ready by last Saturday and I am out of town this week so I will be picking up tomorrow.
Forum: European Delivery 05-26-2012, 07:12 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,052
Posted By daikyu
You can see the highlights of florence in 1 day. ...

You can see the highlights of florence in 1 day. Maybe 2 full or 3 full days there will be enough. Maybe cut Florence by a day and add a day to Venice.

Salzburg and Berchtesgarden are a good...
Forum: European Delivery 05-26-2012, 07:07 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,023
Posted By daikyu
Neuschwanstein has plenty of outdoor parking. I...

Neuschwanstein has plenty of outdoor parking. I did not notice any indoor parking at all. There is a charge to park, I don't remember how much and the parking lot will be jam packed. Good luck...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-24-2012, 07:56 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,080
Posted By daikyu
Leaving your iphone in the sun is pretty much...

Leaving your iphone in the sun is pretty much guaranteed to overheat the device.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-24-2012, 04:55 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,080
Posted By daikyu
It shouldn't there is a cooling fan built into...

It shouldn't there is a cooling fan built into the cradle. Check to make sure the fan is functioning.
Forum: European Delivery 05-13-2012, 08:26 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,138
Posted By daikyu
You are mistaken. We picked our car up Saturday...

You are mistaken. We picked our car up Saturday April 14th 2012 at 11AM. There was plenty of food and by the time we were done taking delivery they had changed over from the breakfast to the lunch...
Forum: European Delivery 05-11-2012, 07:31 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 650
Posted By daikyu
It seems to me that you are not giving your self...

It seems to me that you are not giving your self enough time in some of these cities. A full day is usually needed to see the interesting places in a small city. Some days you are spending a half...
Forum: European Delivery 05-10-2012, 07:26 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,501
Posted By daikyu
Still worth the trip. Be toured both Neu and...

Still worth the trip. Be toured both Neu and Hohen while we were there. Sure you don't get the full majesty of Neu but the castle is still pretty darn impressive. Really it is a palace not so much...
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