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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-15-2016, 03:41 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,011
Posted By johnfinger
Looks very similar but didn't lose my windshield....

Looks very similar but didn't lose my windshield. Who did your repairs... BMW or third party??
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-14-2016, 11:23 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,011
Posted By johnfinger
GEICO is sending me to Abra...anyone have any...

GEICO is sending me to Abra...anyone have any experience with them?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-14-2016, 09:08 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,011
Posted By johnfinger
Yep, jumped out of ditch ant t-boned front...

Yep, jumped out of ditch ant t-boned front fender. Then, slammed along side.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-14-2016, 05:45 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,011
Posted By johnfinger
F10 versus Deer

Second 5- series...second interaction with deer that decide to kill themselves and take my car with them. Not sure what deer have against BMWs but next car may have to be an Audi.
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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 05-31-2014, 04:56 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,886
Posted By johnfinger
Take it to Safelight...the do a wonderful job for...

Take it to Safelight...the do a wonderful job for $550 versus $1400 at the dealer here, and use German glass.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-15-2014, 04:40 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,213
Posted By johnfinger
All can say is that is night an day difference...

All can say is that is night an day difference versus the Memphis dealer....many of us now make the 3 hour drive to the Nashville dealer where they actually treat you like a customer.
:thumbdwn:
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-06-2014, 04:01 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,359
Posted By johnfinger
Acceleration Hesitation

I'm about there, too. BMW touts performance in their sedans yet we have to put up with this emabarrassing situation. They need to get it addressed ,before more of us move to the better, faster cars...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-01-2014, 12:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 667
Posted By johnfinger
Snap-in Phone Adapter iPhone 5s

Getting ready to order one of these for my 2013 535i M-sport, but noticed the display pic shows phone out of case. Must you remove the Otter cover from your phone in order for it to fit into the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 12-26-2013, 02:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 498
Posted By johnfinger
Power Outlets

Just installed radar detector (non hardwire) and would like for power outlet to shut down when I turn ignition off so I don't have to turn the unit on/off every time I get into the car. Is there any...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 09-21-2013, 05:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,331
Posted By johnfinger
i-Drive Update

We're all aware of the latest software update for iPhones (iOS 7.0) that is provided to iPhone users FREE. Why doesn't BMW do the same for us owners whenever they upgrade the iDrive software (as...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-05-2013, 05:04 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,008
Posted By johnfinger
I agree with Mark K on the PSS's....swapped off...

I agree with Mark K on the PSS's....swapped off RFTs when car had 1000 miles and couldn't believe the difference in road grip and overall handling.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 06-15-2013, 04:45 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,194
Posted By johnfinger
Replace......them all! RFTs totally suck and you...

Replace......them all! RFTs totally suck and you will not be sorry once you notice the difference in ride and handling with a quality non-RFT, such as Michelin PSS.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 06-02-2013, 11:07 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 669
Posted By johnfinger
Touch-up Paint

I own a 2013 535i M-Sport and need to know how you go about ordering touch up paint for the black portion of the side mirrors. The car is Titanium Silver but the extension piece for the mirrors is...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-17-2013, 05:24 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,020
Posted By johnfinger
BMW Office

Thanks. In short....email doesn't work, only text? Quite alright...not like that's one of the reasons I bought a BMW to DRIVE...not play on email. :)
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-16-2013, 05:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,020
Posted By johnfinger
BMW Office

I have a 2013 535i M-Sport. Have read thru the owners manual pertaining to Office many times but cannot get my iPhone to post email in Office...nothing other than basic Bluetooth call feature (so...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 01-26-2013, 04:22 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,867
Posted By johnfinger
Well, went ahead and ordered Michelin PSS from...

Well, went ahead and ordered Michelin PSS from Tire Rack yesterday...should be delivered next week. Any special instructions I need to give the crew at Gateway tire about mounting them...other than...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 01-26-2013, 04:15 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,629
Posted By johnfinger
This is an exact dup of my car...you'll be so...

This is an exact dup of my car...you'll be so glad you went with the M-Sport features! I love the Titanium Silver.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 01-19-2013, 05:37 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,867
Posted By johnfinger
Replacing RFs

I know there's been a lot of discussion on this but I can't take it anymore after 5000 miles. Have narrowed down to Continental Extreme DW or Michelin PSS. Which is best? (This ought to start some...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 01-06-2013, 04:59 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,218
Posted By johnfinger
Pardon the dumb question, but....LCI?? What is...

Pardon the dumb question, but....LCI?? What is this acronym?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 12-09-2012, 05:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,095
Posted By johnfinger
Replace RFs?

Absolutely hate the OE Dunlop RFs....feel like your driving on rocks feeling every little bump in the road. Would you recommend replacing with another supreme RF such as the Michelin, or a good...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 12-01-2012, 05:08 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,799
Posted By johnfinger
How did you reprogram the switch? Or, must a...

How did you reprogram the switch? Or, must a dealer do this?? Thanks.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 11-17-2012, 05:00 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,706
Posted By johnfinger
Clay Bar

How often should you do a clay treatment on your exterior...is it possible to overdo it? I took delivery of my 2013 535 M-Sport 8 weeks ago and with us heading into winter thought about claying and...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 10-28-2012, 07:00 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,383
Posted By johnfinger
May be a game but this was told to me by both of...

May be a game but this was told to me by both of my "local" dealers....
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 10-27-2012, 06:33 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,383
Posted By johnfinger
Typical game is they will never offer nor allow...

Typical game is they will never offer nor allow you the use of a loaner if you didn't buy the car from the dealership doing the maintenance. I traveled 200 miles to buy my car due to the asinine...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 10-21-2012, 05:43 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 17,840
Posted By johnfinger
Programming Sport Mode

On my 2013 M-sport, once you select sport mode, the i-drive screen shows in red what is affected. This is no option to do anything further...after searching all over the i-drive for about an hour...
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