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Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 12-08-2014, 06:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 362
Posted By MisterScott
I purchased Blendmount unit for my Valentine 1...

I purchased Blendmount unit for my Valentine 1 and went to the local car toys and had it installed. Looks great and works perfect. I get a lot of comments on it. Have one in my F-150 as well.
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 10-16-2014, 05:30 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,781
Posted By MisterScott
All the comments in this thread are spot on. I am...

All the comments in this thread are spot on. I am a motor enthusiast as most folks are here. However our vehicles are depreciating assets. The leasing game makes a lot of sense. I did it once and it...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 10-16-2014, 05:25 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,781
Posted By MisterScott
Daders your comments are always spot on. I am in...

Daders your comments are always spot on. I am in the process of getting a 2014 Lexus GS F Sport. It is a great car in every respect except the motive power. It is a sheep in wolfs cloths. But it had...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 10-09-2014, 09:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 445
Posted By MisterScott
Thanks for the posts folks. I am going to get...

Thanks for the posts folks. I am going to get her fixed and assess my situation. I love the car but I do not love the uncertainty. I love fun and unique cars but I am approaching the point where...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 10-08-2014, 03:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 445
Posted By MisterScott
Anyone have an opinion here? Anyone? Bueller. ...

Anyone have an opinion here? Anyone? Bueller. Bueller.
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 10-07-2014, 09:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 445
Posted By MisterScott
Check Engine Light, Reduced Power

So I was in Houston on business and decided to drive instead of take my Corporate jet (Southwest). My car started stumbling and the dash light up with engine issue and reduced power. I limped to...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 07-26-2014, 06:32 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,986
Posted By MisterScott
Beautiful car. I love the color and the rims...

Beautiful car. I love the color and the rims look great. Congrats and enjoy her.
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 07-26-2014, 06:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 775
Posted By MisterScott
We are the people our parents warned us about. ...

We are the people our parents warned us about. Linked In is quite useful. I wish I could delete my Facebook page but I do keep track of some high school and college buds there.
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 07-13-2014, 07:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 903
Posted By MisterScott
I live out east of Dallas in the country and I...

I live out east of Dallas in the country and I ran the PGB Tollway from 30 near Lake Ray Hubbard to E35N to run my oldest to a baseball tourney. I was near 100 mph the entire away with the Valentine...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 07-10-2014, 08:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 903
Posted By MisterScott
Had these put on. Drive very nice. I am happy...

Had these put on. Drive very nice. I am happy so far.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-28-2014, 06:37 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 725
Posted By MisterScott
So, the Michelin Latitude Tour HP's were a month...

So, the Michelin Latitude Tour HP's were a month out and the X5 had no tread on the rear, pretty much. So I ordered the Michelin Latitude Diamaris BMW from Tire Rack. They have transformed the...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 06-24-2014, 09:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 913
Posted By MisterScott
I too am interested here because as I indicated...

I too am interested here because as I indicated on the other thread I am thinking of selling because of some of the issues. From my research on the V8 are injectors, carbon buildup, high pressure...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 06-24-2014, 06:37 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,781
Posted By MisterScott
Unfortunately I too am contemplating getting rid...

Unfortunately I too am contemplating getting rid of mine. It is running rough now at start up and my warranty has expired. I have been reading a lot on the V8 issues - wish I had prior to...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-22-2014, 05:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 725
Posted By MisterScott
I agree. The issue is we have the third row...

I agree. The issue is we have the third row seats, a must for us, and the stowage tray does not exist. I assume there is no other option to stow it - rather you need to get the bag and carry it...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-21-2014, 05:51 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 725
Posted By MisterScott
If I go with the non-RFT tires, is the a...

If I go with the non-RFT tires, is the a small-spare option that will fit in the compartment? Where to buy? My wife's car and she runs from Dallas to OKC quite a bit. We have triple A.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-19-2014, 09:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 725
Posted By MisterScott
Ard, thanks. Are you saying that the Latitudes...

Ard, thanks. Are you saying that the Latitudes are or are not good below freezing? I do not swap on winter tires. Our winters in Dallas are not that bad. Thanks all.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-19-2014, 06:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 725
Posted By MisterScott
X5 M-SPort Tires Question

My 2012 X5 with M-Sport came with 275/40 ZR20 PZero front and 315/35 ZR20's in the Pzero rear. Tire Rack does not list the PZero as OEM sizes for some reason. What are people replacing their OEM's...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 06-19-2014, 06:31 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 841
Posted By MisterScott
To me this is weird, there is so much tread left...

To me this is weird, there is so much tread left on the center. Camber may be off dramatically and it was riding on the edge or very under inflated for a while. Really weird wear pattern for 49k. ...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 06-19-2014, 06:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,652
Posted By MisterScott
Rogueshot, do you or has anyone else experience a...

Rogueshot, do you or has anyone else experience a shudder at speed on throttle tip in? The issue I have at speed is back and I am out of warranty.
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 06-17-2014, 09:48 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 455
Posted By MisterScott
Should I get and extended warranty

I have never been a big fans of them but I feel the need here. I plan on having my car for a while. Thoughts on getting one, BMW or 3rd party, duration?
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 06-10-2014, 07:42 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 903
Posted By MisterScott
New Tires

Recommendations and pros and cons. Just went through the thread a little below and looks like Pirelli has some RFT and non-RFT options. 550GT. I am overall satisfied with the OEM ride but happy to...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 05-07-2014, 08:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,483
Posted By MisterScott
Looks great. I have to ask what it is like to...

Looks great. I have to ask what it is like to drive around Moscow. Friends and colleagues have described the traffic as legendary and judging from all the dash cam photos we see here in the US, it...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 04-29-2014, 05:01 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 817
Posted By MisterScott
Ha! I do not have cameras in the mirror. I just...

Ha! I do not have cameras in the mirror. I just went out to the garage and looked and then looked at my wives X5 and low and behold, I do not have the cameras. Well, I am disappointed. I thought...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 04-29-2014, 04:57 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 549
Posted By MisterScott
Yes, yes, I know about the central unlock...

Yes, yes, I know about the central unlock button.....:p

I just love BMW, they need to be just a little bit different. As a former owner of many BMW motorcycles, I can confirm that this is...
Forum: F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current) 04-29-2014, 04:52 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 817
Posted By MisterScott
Was the all around view option not an option on...

Was the all around view option not an option on 2010 models? One of my co-workers just bought a used 2011 (I have a 2010) and when he shifts into reverse he can hit the camera button on the center...
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