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Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 02-04-2017, 10:50 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,132
Posted By aceman67
You cant compare the A6 (or even the A8 & A7 for...

You cant compare the A6 (or even the A8 & A7 for that matter) to the new G30 simply b/c they haven't been redesigned yet. All are due within the next 24 months.

A6 normally competes with the 5er...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 01-28-2017, 10:19 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,417
Posted By aceman67
I just got back from a nice test drive of the 540...

I just got back from a nice test drive of the 540 (my DD is a 550 as you can see from my sig). I initially had the same reaction with regards to the half analog/half digital dash. I switched the...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 01-26-2017, 04:50 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,207
Posted By aceman67
I dont like the E43...looks "soft"....M550 much...

I dont like the E43...looks "soft"....M550 much more "muscular" / aggressive IMO...me likey!
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 12-18-2016, 06:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,043
Posted By aceman67
18 Gallong gas tank????

I current drive a 550 with the 18.5 Gallon tank, appx 20K miles/year.

So much for range improvement - did they actually make the tank smaller?
Forum: 7 Series - G11 / G12 (2016 - current) 11-27-2016, 06:26 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,207
Posted By aceman67
I would have the calipers replaced with the black...

I would have the calipers replaced with the black ones - is there something here i'm missing? Or - have BMW remove the calipers and get them powdercoated black.

Aceman
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 10-23-2016, 03:05 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,732
Posted By aceman67
I have a 550 now that's ready to go next year. ...

I have a 550 now that's ready to go next year. As much as I want to like the E43, I just don't like the rounded shape of the new E vs. the lines on the current & new 5er.

Also - while the E's...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 08-22-2016, 07:42 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,269
Posted By aceman67
Well... I have a 2015 Stingray, coupe,...

Well...

I have a 2015 Stingray, coupe, 7-speed (manual), Z51 w/ mag ride and i have a 2012 550ix M-Sport. Both are great cars, but restating the obvious, very different.
I beg to differ w/ the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 04-25-2015, 09:40 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 7,555
Posted By aceman67
ttt

OP / anyone else on this thread - any input on the cause / fix for the noise?

Aceman
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 04-01-2015, 05:54 AM
Replies: 1,572
Views: 216,191
Posted By aceman67
Folks, I had the N63 work done appx 2 weeks...

Folks,

I had the N63 work done appx 2 weeks ago (they did everything except replace timing belt). Anyway, i got the dreaded Drivetrain Malfuncion, took it in, now they are telling me its the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 04-01-2015, 05:53 AM
Replies: 1,572
Views: 216,191
Posted By aceman67
Folks, I had the N63 work done appx 2 weeks...

Folks,

I had the N63 work done appx 2 weeks ago (they did everything except replace timing belt). Anyway, i got the dreaded Drivetrain Malfuncion, took it in, now they are telling me its the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-09-2015, 03:30 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,712
Posted By aceman67
Funny thing is as i was having my CCP work done...

Funny thing is as i was having my CCP work done on my 550, i was given a 2015 X3 which had a heating steering wheel.

Anyway - i remember saying to myself everytime i turned it on, "Damn - this...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-08-2015, 06:40 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,455
Posted By aceman67
Yes - I let her drive it (she's actually...

Yes -

I let her drive it (she's actually learning on it :)) and she loves the car. Its nice to see the she has the same car "bug" that her old man has, and we live in the burbs, so long as i'm...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-07-2015, 04:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,455
Posted By aceman67
OK, Carbon Fiber that my be what was messing...

OK,

Carbon Fiber that my be what was messing w/ my head. I could swear i've had the car on, door open, and the seat doesn't go automatically.
I will try the long press. My daughter is...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-07-2015, 03:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,455
Posted By aceman67
memory seat in 1 press or press and hold

Folks -

I searched (a little). Can someone tell me what the logic is w/ the car with regards to the memory seats.

Sometimes i press the button once, and the seat goes into position - i like...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-02-2015, 06:46 PM
Replies: 1,572
Views: 216,191
Posted By aceman67
So got a call from the dealer today, said I...

So got a call from the dealer today, said I needed a new battery - $ 421.00. My car is out of warranty - is that why they are saying i need to pay for a new battery?

And not for nothing, $...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-26-2015, 07:24 PM
Replies: 1,572
Views: 216,191
Posted By aceman67
Question - Are your cars loud at startup,...

Question -

Are your cars loud at startup, like a diesel? Is that "normal" or possibly an injector and/or timing chain issue? Did the startup noise decrease for any of you post repair?

thx
...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 01-20-2015, 06:06 PM
Replies: 1,572
Views: 216,191
Posted By aceman67
Have you guys who have had injectors changed...

Have you guys who have had injectors changed noticed any change in engine noise (or is your car still loud like a diesel)?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 01-18-2015, 04:44 PM
Replies: 1,572
Views: 216,191
Posted By aceman67
Question - What are the "symptoms" if any...

Question -

What are the "symptoms" if any that indicate maybe the car will need work (assuming its part of the campaign)??

Aceman
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 11-21-2014, 03:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 966
Posted By aceman67
19" Wheels - do they bubble like on the F10

OK,

Can some folks who have the 19" wheels in the northeast please advise if you they bubble easy? I have a F10 msport, 3 years, 12 tires, 6 rims...i was lucky to buy insurance.

The X3 (for my...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 11-08-2014, 04:46 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,148
Posted By aceman67
Hey north of 60...get it straight...that's a 550...

Hey north of 60...get it straight...that's a 550 and its mine :)

OP - search for aceman67 and you'll see some better pics of mudguards for a 2012 - they exist.

Aceman
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-25-2014, 09:00 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,956
Posted By aceman67
Well i have a 2012 550ix with 57000 miles on...

Well i have a 2012 550ix with 57000 miles on it....and i'm loooking at getting a 535D.

I test drove one, and up to 60-70mph, i don't feel much of a difference, the torque on the diesel is very...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-16-2014, 04:51 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,344
Posted By aceman67
I am shocked that someone could think the A6...

I am shocked that someone could think the A6 looks better than an F10. Take a loaded A6 (w/ Sline) and compare to a F10 with M-sport, i know beauty is in the eye of the beholder but damn i think...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 07-16-2014, 04:46 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,920
Posted By aceman67
why is real time traffic so freaking difficult for bmw?

I have a 2012 550, and the RTTI is so inaccurate it makes me sick. I make it a habbit of turning traffic info off then back on to clear what seems like older info when i first get in the car.
...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 06-12-2014, 07:51 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,476
Posted By aceman67
Not a real fan of Alpine White :)

Not a real fan of Alpine White :)
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 06-01-2014, 07:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,306
Posted By aceman67
BMW finally has surround view FRONT camera

Not sure if anyone noticed..but the LCI X3 now has surround view camerans on all 4 sides, and the gaps between the camera's appears to be gone.

I always wondered why BMW didn't do it in the front,...
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