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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-16-2014, 05:07 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 254
Posted By PeterC4
I have had two and am scheduled for one as well. ...

I have had two and am scheduled for one as well. I did not notice anything different in my updates.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-09-2014, 04:52 PM
Replies: 414
Views: 12,663
Posted By PeterC4
Saw the cars at the Detoit Auto Show. There is...

Saw the cars at the Detoit Auto Show. There is little doubt these are beautiful cars with some serious mechanical and electronic features. Would have to drive it to see if I could be convinced to...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-08-2014, 09:23 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,741
Posted By PeterC4
I'm just wondering what happens when you watch...

I'm just wondering what happens when you watch the tach. I am assuming it is as you describe, you step on the gas and the tach does not really respond for second or two. No point in doing it, now...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-08-2014, 07:46 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,741
Posted By PeterC4
Out of interest, did you ever try to push the...

Out of interest, did you ever try to push the pedal aggressively with the brake on, (in a safe place of course) and determine if the car throttles back the fuel delivery?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-08-2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,741
Posted By PeterC4
This is the kind of thing that is plainly a...

This is the kind of thing that is plainly a problem. If my car did that, I would have the same reaction you did. BMW has to know that these problems are manufacturing related.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-08-2014, 05:24 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,741
Posted By PeterC4
That does sound downright dangerous...if it is...

That does sound downright dangerous...if it is two seconds and pretty much nothing happens you would think that's a programming flaw...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-08-2014, 02:37 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,741
Posted By PeterC4
No doubt this could be a colourful thread. I...

No doubt this could be a colourful thread. I can't speak for the 2011's but I have a 2012 that has gone through a few software updates and has a BMS Stage 1 tune. Honestly, I can't exactly remember...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-23-2014, 06:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 804
Posted By PeterC4
It's been -20C here in Toronto. After starting...

It's been -20C here in Toronto. After starting its fine. Takes a minute or so to warm up.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-23-2014, 06:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 771
Posted By PeterC4
:rofl: These stories are priceless. At least no...

:rofl: These stories are priceless. At least no one was hurt.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-15-2014, 06:58 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 35,277
Posted By PeterC4
Read it incorrectly first time. Mine is similar...

Read it incorrectly first time. Mine is similar where you need to turn down low end frequencies and raise high end frequencies and de-emphasize at about 2k. I don't raise the high end as much. But...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-15-2014, 06:46 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,321
Posted By PeterC4
Coding Step by Step

Before you get ahead of yourself there is a very good coding step by step PDF guide in the sticky part of the coding forum, with screen shots. I was no coder before and after reading that PDF...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-27-2013, 07:12 PM
Replies: 170
Views: 6,945
Posted By PeterC4
This drives me nuts too. But it really isn't the...

This drives me nuts too. But it really isn't the Navi per say, its the map organization and in a vary big City such as mine, what constitutes "Toronto" or the "Greater Toronto Area", is really a...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-18-2013, 07:48 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,689
Posted By PeterC4
You will get lots of replies from people who have...

You will get lots of replies from people who have some issues - its the nature of a forum like this. Overall, I think they are good cars. The most pervasive issue, in my view, is that the run-flats...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-06-2013, 09:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 485
Posted By PeterC4
There was a time when most Porsche 911s were...

There was a time when most Porsche 911s were manual shifting. Now I think the majority are PDK with paddle shifters. Having driven a manual transmission in my earlier years including my 911 Carrera...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-24-2013, 08:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 942
Posted By PeterC4
Here's an alternative <a...

Here's an alternative


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Forum: General Automotive Forum 11-21-2013, 10:21 PM
Replies: 233
Views: 8,097
Posted By PeterC4
I think BMW interiors are decent. But when I...

I think BMW interiors are decent. But when I take a close look at my F10 I see a lot of synthetic material and that is not different from other cars with high-end trim levels whether they are...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-20-2013, 08:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 592
Posted By PeterC4
<a...

<a href="http://s94.photobucket.com/user/PeterC4/media/BMW_5Series_Sedan_2014_0002jpgfa41efb1-2365-4854-9ae3-f78ea5b0d9daLarge_zpsfd86afde.jpg.html" target="_blank"><img...
Forum: General Automotive Forum 11-19-2013, 08:09 PM
Replies: 233
Views: 8,097
Posted By PeterC4
It may be the F10 is different in Canada, the...

It may be the F10 is different in Canada, the bottom half of the doors in my F10 are black plastic, or maybe hard vinyl, not sure. The inlay behind the door handle is black plastic too. I believe...
Forum: General Automotive Forum 11-18-2013, 09:17 PM
Replies: 233
Views: 8,097
Posted By PeterC4
So for fun, go into your F10 tomorrow, stop and...

So for fun, go into your F10 tomorrow, stop and take a look at all the plastic and vinyl. Look at the door and the black plastic plate behind the door handle, the plastic portion of the door that is...
Forum: General Automotive Forum 11-18-2013, 08:43 PM
Replies: 233
Views: 8,097
Posted By PeterC4
You know, you might be right there. It could be...

You know, you might be right there. It could be a sort of back lash, an underdog zeal if you will. It could be. I will acknowledge that. As to the 1 series and the 5 series or the 7 series? I...
Forum: General Automotive Forum 11-18-2013, 08:12 PM
Replies: 233
Views: 8,097
Posted By PeterC4
This is one of my favourite quotes. Just keep...

This is one of my favourite quotes. Just keep re-reading it. I have some Bolero Therm O Ware I can sell you. For you....$15,000 per place set. MBTex vinyl.
Forum: General Automotive Forum 11-18-2013, 08:00 PM
Replies: 233
Views: 8,097
Posted By PeterC4
[QUOTE=K-A;7964979]Conditioned to love? You make...

[QUOTE=K-A;7964979]Conditioned to love? You make it sound as if BMW is offering nil and we're buying it for the badge and nothing else.
/QUOTE]

No, that's not what my view is, but I am willing...
Forum: General Automotive Forum 11-18-2013, 07:47 PM
Replies: 233
Views: 8,097
Posted By PeterC4
Dude, save yourself the brain damage. Vinyl is a...

Dude, save yourself the brain damage. Vinyl is a durable synthetic material. Leather shows wear over time. Vinyl is ....VINYL.
Forum: General Automotive Forum 11-18-2013, 07:33 PM
Replies: 233
Views: 8,097
Posted By PeterC4
Amazing Grace. No BMW eh? I have had many...

Amazing Grace. No BMW eh? I have had many German cars and I will admit it is time to consider a change. Style we love? or conditioned to love? The Cadillac will spank the 535 and likely the 550...
Forum: General Automotive Forum 11-18-2013, 09:27 AM
Replies: 233
Views: 8,097
Posted By PeterC4
I like this bling. It is a little different with...

I like this bling. It is a little different with nice co-ordination. I sat in the car for a while. The controls feel nice and not cheap at all.
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