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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-24-2015, 06:41 PM
Replies: 3
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Posted By AndDown
Had a similar scrap under the bumper - pretty bad...

Had a similar scrap under the bumper - pretty bad curb rash. It was not noticeable unless one looked under the bumper. Local body shop did a fantastic blend in repair for about $250. They said the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-25-2015, 08:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 402
Posted By AndDown
This usually happens when the ambient temperature...

This usually happens when the ambient temperature drops significantly resulting in a drop in tire pressure. Interesting that the OP has this alert as the summer temps should actually increase, not...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-11-2015, 06:29 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,420
Posted By AndDown
Ours is in the glove compartment in its special...

Ours is in the glove compartment in its special netting holder, where it's been since day one. BMWNA probably deleted this to make a few extra cents!
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-11-2015, 06:15 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,913
Posted By AndDown
Agreed...plenty of "smile-power" for a 4. I would...

Agreed...plenty of "smile-power" for a 4. I would stay away from the black exterior, however, unless you are committed to washing it every week. My wife's 328i is an Alpine White and I probably have...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-11-2015, 05:56 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,972
Posted By AndDown
Yes, they took that space for the DA option - one...

Yes, they took that space for the DA option - one of those can't have your cake and eat it too.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-06-2015, 09:17 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 604
Posted By AndDown
Are you getting a MY 2015 or 2016? The new...

Are you getting a MY 2015 or 2016? The new 2016's are being built starting 5/29/15 and it's possible there's a little lag time between when they stop building the 2015 and start the 2016...I might...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-06-2015, 08:59 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,874
Posted By AndDown
What a bummer - I was planning on upgrading to a...

What a bummer - I was planning on upgrading to a 4GC with DHP, but now it's not being offered? :thumbdwn: That was the only option I should have ordered with our current 328i. Not sure if I want...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-30-2015, 10:42 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,292
Posted By AndDown
Our pen came about a month ago, bought our car 2...

Our pen came about a month ago, bought our car 2 years ago. Also received the USB flash drive and a rendering of the F30 prototype. I use the USB to download my wife's and my iDrive settings and...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-23-2015, 09:11 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 3,658
Posted By AndDown
: popcorn:

: popcorn:
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-23-2015, 08:53 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,091
Posted By AndDown
1. Whistling sound may be coming from the front...

1. Whistling sound may be coming from the front windshield trim. The tech was able to finally locate the sound by temporarily taping the trim to the windshield - read his diagnosis and process of...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-22-2015, 05:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 573
Posted By AndDown
Blame it on the lawyers! Litigation liability for...

Blame it on the lawyers! Litigation liability for getting kids heads, hands, etc caught while the windows are rolling up automatically.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-19-2015, 03:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,760
Posted By AndDown
Still love driving my E46 as a daily, but I can't...

Still love driving my E46 as a daily, but I can't help breaking into a smile when I floor our F30 getting onto the freeway. My daughter's first bimmer was an E30 and I still have fond memories of...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-10-2015, 11:00 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,156
Posted By AndDown
Yes, mine was done under the 4 yr/50k mile...

Yes, mine was done under the 4 yr/50k mile warranty.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-10-2015, 07:36 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,156
Posted By AndDown
Similar experience with my driver's side...

Similar experience with my driver's side headlight lens housing. I noticed it while polishing my car and it definitely didn't have any stone hit marks. I suspect it was over-torqued or forced when...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-08-2015, 07:22 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 506
Posted By AndDown
Ahhh, yes if his friend's car was a 4 GC and not...

Ahhh, yes if his friend's car was a 4 GC and not a 3, but the OP didn't specify which.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-07-2015, 08:11 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 506
Posted By AndDown
It's also possible his was produced in South...

It's also possible his was produced in South Africa which adds another 3-4 weeks to the normal 7-8 weeks for a car produced in Germany. If I recall, my 2003 E46 produced in the South African plant...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-03-2015, 03:46 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,054
Posted By AndDown
Let me know if you want to sell it! :bigpimp:

Let me know if you want to sell it! :bigpimp:
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-03-2015, 03:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 596
Posted By AndDown
Have the service dept look at it again. Some...

Have the service dept look at it again. Some techs might be novices, things happen, etc. I had my dealer replace a headlamp cover (under warranty) and when I got home, noticed that the front fascia...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-30-2015, 08:53 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,234
Posted By AndDown
BMW also had their beginnings manufacturing...

BMW also had their beginnings manufacturing aircraft engines prior to and during WWI and also produced engines for the Luftwaffe during WWII, which is why their logo known as the "Roundel" is a...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-24-2015, 07:13 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,132
Posted By AndDown
It was a Saturday and there was no harbor...

It was a Saturday and there was no harbor activity, but I think the crane is used to off-load the containers from the ships for customs inspection.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-24-2015, 07:09 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,132
Posted By AndDown
Click on this YouTube link showing the...

Click on this YouTube link showing the loading/off-loading of Wallenius' Faust car carrier:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_bbPJhS0byw
:thumbup:
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-23-2015, 09:20 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,132
Posted By AndDown
Some pictures I took on a visit to the Port...

Some pictures I took on a visit to the Port Hueneme off-loading site. Cars had recently been off-loaded and were waiting to be cleared through customs before delivery to the Oxnard VDC:
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-05-2015, 08:04 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,006
Posted By AndDown
Our 2013 had an occasional "buzz" coming from...

Our 2013 had an occasional "buzz" coming from around the shifter area when new. I could get the buzz to stop by pushing on the plastic area around the shifter but have not had the buzz now for the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-04-2015, 12:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 281
Posted By AndDown
It's at the VPC/VDC (Vehicle Prep/Delivery...

It's at the VPC/VDC (Vehicle Prep/Delivery Center) getting finishing touches like putting on required warning decals, checking for blemishes, having minor body work done (hopefully not needed with...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-02-2015, 09:31 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,523
Posted By AndDown
That's great! Now just have to convince my wife...

That's great! Now just have to convince my wife we need to trade in our 2013 F30 for a 2016 F36!
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