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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-07-2012, 06:53 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 14,731
Posted By bakmigm
Hmmm. I have premium sound in both my old e60 and...

Hmmm. I have premium sound in both my old e60 and now f10. I think e60 has more solid if not equal bass than f10. F10 probably has deeper bass, but less thump. But its probably not a fair comparison...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-25-2012, 09:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,073
Posted By bakmigm
Quixx Scratch Remover

Often times, I use Quixx Scratch Remover to remove light scratches. It works and everything looks back to normal... until I carefully inspect the area under different lighting conditions. The...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-02-2012, 06:22 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,910
Posted By bakmigm
How do you hold your steering wheel

The steering wheel in our cars has that 2 bulge at 10 and 2 o'clock. I've always wondered how they are meant to be used. Do you hold that area to give you a better/larger grip? Or do you hold it...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-01-2012, 08:55 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 6,775
Posted By bakmigm
Yes. I've grown to love this feature. Sometimes...

Yes. I've grown to love this feature. Sometimes when it doesnt turn off, e.g if interior is still hot, it makes me realize how much gas I'm wasting. The only time it bothers me is when the stop...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-24-2012, 03:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,018
Posted By bakmigm
Thanks for the replies guys. I'm gonna try the...

Thanks for the replies guys. I'm gonna try the mobile guy since it's more convenient for me.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-24-2012, 01:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,018
Posted By bakmigm
Curb rash repair - Bay Area

:( The car is only a little over 2 months old. Made a right turn too sharp and scratched my right rear wheel. Any recommendations on repair shop in SF Bay Area? Preferably in South Bay.

Found...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-22-2012, 03:45 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,071
Posted By bakmigm
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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-21-2012, 06:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,210
Posted By bakmigm
@DreamCar: I use this wash mitt:...

@DreamCar:
I use this wash mitt: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B000RXKR6M/ref=oh_details_o02_s00_i02
This MF for drying: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B000BC976K/ref=oh_details_o01_s00_i00...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-21-2012, 10:16 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,210
Posted By bakmigm
@DreamCar, No it didn't scratch the car, but...

@DreamCar,

No it didn't scratch the car, but the first time I applied the wash mitt to my car, it was pretty nerve wracking. I had been reading a lot from this forum and decided to give ONR a...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-21-2012, 12:04 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,210
Posted By bakmigm
Funny how 2 of you guys switched to white from...

Funny how 2 of you guys switched to white from black..:) seems quite a contrast. I wanted a space gray at the beginning, but there was no car in stock with the packages i wanted, and i didn't want to...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-19-2012, 10:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,210
Posted By bakmigm
Just washed my car today

Just want to share with you guys pics of my car.. I washed it with Optimum No Rinse and applied Meguair's Quik Wax afterwards. This was the second time I washed it with ONR. The first time was pretty...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-02-2012, 10:14 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 4,516
Posted By bakmigm
it's the name of my favorite noodle joint from...

it's the name of my favorite noodle joint from where i come from..
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-06-2012, 09:56 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 591
Posted By bakmigm
Thanks for the reply. So if I understand this...

Thanks for the reply. So if I understand this correctly, above the 80% point, the battery is not recharged with or without the engine running while the car is stopped. But below 80%, if the engine is...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-05-2012, 07:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 591
Posted By bakmigm
Efficient Dynamic questions

From what I've gathered, seems like Auto Start/Stop has either been a standard feature or optional in European BMWs for several years.

1. How long has this been available in Europe? Can anyone...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-27-2012, 10:39 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,756
Posted By bakmigm
Yes I still have a hard time gauging the...

Yes I still have a hard time gauging the perimeters of this car, especially the front. That's why I use the PDC everytime I park the car. Yours should have a PDC too, right? It should give you a good...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-27-2012, 10:35 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 9,445
Posted By bakmigm
I just got my car last week. It has Sport Package...

I just got my car last week. It has Sport Package so it comes with 19" wheels with Michelin Primacy RFT. I declined the insurance... knock on wood... no problem so far. Actually, the ride is super...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-27-2012, 10:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,128
Posted By bakmigm
@AlBoston: Frankly, I'd prefer to have...

@AlBoston: Frankly, I'd prefer to have traditional (sport) shocks and springs. It's actually a hassle now to remember to change the DDC setting to Sport everytime I start the car. That's one more...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-27-2012, 10:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,756
Posted By bakmigm
@kc1953: Yup.. South Bay. Your car is very...

@kc1953: Yup.. South Bay. Your car is very similarly equipped as mine, which is probably why they come with the same tires? I wonder what determines what tires you get...

I have no complaints with...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-27-2012, 08:29 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,756
Posted By bakmigm
Michelin Primacy RFT

Before I purchased my 535, I test drove one equipped with Dunlop RFT. The car had a sport package on it, so I assume that's what I'd get on my car. However, mine comes with Michelin Primacy RFT....
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-27-2012, 08:20 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 37,552
Posted By bakmigm
When the engine shuts off during auto start/stop,...

When the engine shuts off during auto start/stop, you can wiggle your steering wheel to restart the engine.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-27-2012, 08:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,128
Posted By bakmigm
Suspension with and without sport package

Just got my 2012 F10 535 last week:D

My first BMW was the first generation e46 with no sport package. The ride was too soft with a lot of body roll. Since then, I've had e39 540, e60 530 and now...
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