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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-18-2016, 02:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 731
Posted By st_o_p
I disconnected the battery when I was...

I disconnected the battery when I was retrofitting steering wheel couple years ago. Didn't have any problems. Disconnected multiple times, but don't believe any single time for more than 30 min. Some...
Forum: Off-Topic 06-29-2016, 01:42 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 811
Posted By st_o_p
Yeah, cause the imperial system is :rofl: ...

Yeah, cause the imperial system is :rofl:

The US is just too self-important to switch. One of the things I really dislike here (yes, I'm originally from Europe). And yes - it's not a major pain,...
Forum: Off-Topic 06-28-2016, 02:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 234
Posted By st_o_p
Because self-driving cars are coming, like it or...

Because self-driving cars are coming, like it or not. If they don't adapt early they will eventually go the way of Kodak. It's good to see a business driving change instead of waiting to be put out...
Forum: Off-Topic 06-28-2016, 02:52 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,000
Posted By st_o_p
Shame she didn't sue them for $10MM. For...

Shame she didn't sue them for $10MM. For Microsuck the $10,000 they had to pay are probably money well spent
Forum: Off-Topic 06-27-2016, 01:59 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 738
Posted By st_o_p
I've been using Skype to phone to call Europe for...

I've been using Skype to phone to call Europe for many years. Works just fine - though I don't do it from my cell phone. I used to do it from a PC, then actually bought a Philips Skype phone just for...
Forum: Off-Topic 06-27-2016, 01:55 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,000
Posted By st_o_p
I was forced to go to 10 (my computer disk died)....

I was forced to go to 10 (my computer disk died). I really didn't want to. Can live with all of the minor gripes (normal after upgrade) - except for the Microsoft spyware and the forced updates. I...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 06-08-2016, 01:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 520
Posted By st_o_p
Have no idea what that means (doesn't have the...

Have no idea what that means (doesn't have the connector).
I did replace the "standard" steering wheel on my '14 F10 with M-Sport wheel and the horn works fine. Don't remember connector for the horn
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 05-26-2016, 03:01 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 4,999
Posted By st_o_p
Dude, don't know where you're getting this. A...

Dude, don't know where you're getting this. A number of people have them coded - myself included. Didn't code myself so can't tell you the exact values. But - you can see it's working, just like the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 05-25-2016, 02:02 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 4,999
Posted By st_o_p
Can't pick one - but I agree with most listed so...

Can't pick one - but I agree with most listed so far:
- HUD
- comfort access (keyless entry + power trunc)
- top camera (from whatever package it is)
- also the front collision warning/auto-stop...
Forum: Off-Topic 05-23-2016, 01:59 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 737
Posted By st_o_p
Yes - this is a great movie. It was part of the...

Yes - this is a great movie. It was part of the best period of Luc Besson - he did those 3 kind of in a row and I love all 3 of them: Nikita, Leon (The Professional) and The Fifth Element....
Forum: Off-Topic 05-03-2016, 03:19 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,093
Posted By st_o_p
Hate to be so picky but where the Honest Trailer...

Hate to be so picky but where the Honest Trailer was too little, this one is too much. I lasted about 2-3 min into it, I'm not going to watch 17 min scene-by-scene analysis by a guy with a geeky...
Forum: BMW News 04-21-2016, 06:01 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 498
Posted By st_o_p
BMW and Daimler reportedly end talks with Apple over rumored car project

BMW and Daimler reportedly end talks with Apple over rumored car project

http://www.theverge.com/2016/4/20/11472858/apple-bmw-daimler-project-titan-negotiations-over



:thumbup: Makes me...
Forum: Off-Topic 04-18-2016, 03:12 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,093
Posted By st_o_p
That trailer was kind of disappointing - there...

That trailer was kind of disappointing - there was so much more to pick on in that movie...
Forum: Off-Topic 04-12-2016, 03:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 754
Posted By st_o_p
Unlikely. Like others said - it's a Star Wars...

Unlikely.
Like others said - it's a Star Wars so I'll see it. Whether I'll buy the DVD afterwards - depends on the movie
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 04-06-2016, 01:51 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 930
Posted By st_o_p
Yeah, that's BS. I'm in no way auto-mechanic or...

Yeah, that's BS.
I'm in no way auto-mechanic or super-knowledgeable - but I did replace the steering wheel myself on my F10 - and I disconnected the battery multiple times in the process. No issues...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 04-06-2016, 01:42 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 799
Posted By st_o_p
I also love my LED lights, never had issue with...

I also love my LED lights, never had issue with them. I wouldn't know if the low beams are too low (although that should be adjustable) - because I have the automatic high beams always on - and I...
Forum: General Automotive Forum 04-05-2016, 02:50 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,939
Posted By st_o_p
What an irrelevant statement. Like saying that...

What an irrelevant statement. Like saying that because motorboats can't fly it's ridiculous to think about airplanes...

You should read a bit more on electric cars. They are dramatically better...
Forum: G30 (2017 - ) 04-04-2016, 02:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,241
Posted By st_o_p
"From what we can tell, the cabin of the 5 Series...

"From what we can tell, the cabin of the 5 Series will more closely resemble the sporty 3 Series than the luxurious 7 Series."

Makes me happy that I have the F10 which is so close to the F01 that...
Forum: General Automotive Forum 04-04-2016, 02:20 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,939
Posted By st_o_p
Yeah, all the news outlets kind of killed...

Yeah, all the news outlets kind of killed themselves to make the point that if you pre-order now you won't get your car until 2019. Really - nothing else to criticize?

I'm honestly less interested...
Forum: General Automotive Forum 04-01-2016, 01:23 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,939
Posted By st_o_p
I'm surprised nobody here is discussing it. ...

I'm surprised nobody here is discussing it.

It is a revolutionary car. I generally like the design, but am not crazy about the single screen and nothing else on the inside.

Wonder if some of...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-30-2016, 02:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 648
Posted By st_o_p
mediocre headlight performance :rofl: Check...

mediocre headlight performance :rofl:

Check this https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4diFKBFMpbs

My F10 has the most impressive headlights I've seen on a car (yes LED package). But even on my...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-22-2016, 03:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 838
Posted By st_o_p
It's not very hot, but it's fine with me. Not...

It's not very hot, but it's fine with me. Not sure I'd want it hotter. And it gets warm fast enough - I have no complaints. I rarely use it - but when I do, it's great
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-21-2016, 03:44 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,282
Posted By st_o_p
Well, if they burn your car - alarm wouldn't help...

Well, if they burn your car - alarm wouldn't help much. Broken window maybe just about the only time when alarm would make sense - here we don't get many of those. Don't remember when was the last...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-15-2016, 03:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 732
Posted By st_o_p
I believe LED lighting package came out with the...

I believe LED lighting package came out with the LCI in 2014 model year. It's an option though, standard is Xenon. I don't think you get LED anything with the Xenon.
Forum: Off-Topic 03-09-2016, 02:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 323
Posted By st_o_p
I personally don't like the Harmony ones (though...

I personally don't like the Harmony ones (though I know they are popular).

I'm a big fan of Universal Remote (that's a company name) -...
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