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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) Today, 10:53 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 855
Posted By Chuck W.
Never tire of hearing about any F10, gas or...

Never tire of hearing about any F10, gas or diesel. If they had diesels in 2012 I would have looked very hard at them. :thumbup: 40 MPG is great.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) Yesterday, 06:21 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 855
Posted By Chuck W.
Very good! We just completed a Los Angeles to...

Very good! We just completed a Los Angeles to Idaho trip to white water raft the middle fork of the Salmon River. 2,000+ miles, 30+ hours in the car. All fun stuff. I set the ACC at 110 MPH for...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-05-2015, 07:01 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 160
Posted By Chuck W.
Issue with the Seat Heat Distribution

On a recent road trip with my wife I found an issue with the passenger side seat heater. Due to a bad back I set the heat distribution to full back rest. The driver's side would preform correctly...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-19-2015, 04:43 PM
Replies: 528
Views: 45,570
Posted By Chuck W.
After having the dealer do a software update I...

After having the dealer do a software update I lost all of the prior coding. After a few exchanges with Rich (Octopump) we got the car coded remotely this morning. Anyone that is on the fence about...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 06-16-2015, 06:03 PM
Replies: 851
Views: 113,778
Posted By Chuck W.
Well Shawn.... I'll jump on this bandwagon too. ...

Well Shawn.... I'll jump on this bandwagon too. 2012 535. Thanks (again(.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-16-2015, 07:02 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 695
Posted By Chuck W.
PM sent. Looks like they are sold.

PM sent. Looks like they are sold.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-15-2015, 09:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 695
Posted By Chuck W.
OK, the light just came on over my head. You are...

OK, the light just came on over my head. You are absolutely correct. A quarter turn counter clockwise some pulling and the black portion separated from the pipe. I had no idea.... ends up I was...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-15-2015, 09:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 695
Posted By Chuck W.
Haaaaa.... yes, you are indeed confused.

Haaaaa.... yes, you are indeed confused.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-15-2015, 04:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 695
Posted By Chuck W.
Hummmm..... I have a pair of OEM black exhaust...

Hummmm..... I have a pair of OEM black exhaust tips I cut off my 2012 535I M-Sport when I put on Quad tips. I removed them when the car had under 10,000 miles on it and they are in new condition. ...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-14-2015, 06:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 682
Posted By Chuck W.
I have often said that the dual pipes is one of...

I have often said that the dual pipes is one of my favorite mods. It just looks so much better. Alex was the trailblazer on this mod. My wife is getting a M235I and I will be adding dual pipes to...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-09-2015, 07:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 682
Posted By Chuck W.
Class..... pure class.

Class..... pure class.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-08-2015, 07:59 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,987
Posted By Chuck W.
Great photos,,,,, and well said. Although I think...

Great photos,,,,, and well said. Although I think a Porsche 911 would fit the mold better. The kids may complain about the room in the rear seat. :rofl: Enjoy.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-06-2015, 08:21 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,145
Posted By Chuck W.
No offense taken. Hell, many of the options we...

No offense taken. Hell, many of the options we (I) paid for are unnecessary. But, I enjoy them. At the end of the day that is what it is all about.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-06-2015, 07:55 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,145
Posted By Chuck W.
That is the key answer. Whatever make you happy....

That is the key answer. Whatever make you happy. It's your car.



No me. I enjoy making modification that make me happy. I have been pretty light on the F10. My Porsches get a lot more...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-01-2015, 07:40 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 818
Posted By Chuck W.
Yes, I tinted the front windshield with 50% tint....

Yes, I tinted the front windshield with 50% tint. We use the BMW primarily as a highway/travel car. It is, IMHO, perfect for this and we optioned it with this in mind. The only thing I noticed on...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-30-2015, 08:34 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 818
Posted By Chuck W.
IMHO, you're good. I did the same on my AW 535I...

IMHO, you're good. I did the same on my AW 535I MS. 15% Rear Windows, 35% Front Windows & 50% Windshield. I like the look and it does it job.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-28-2015, 07:37 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 528
Posted By Chuck W.
In other post I have read, this is normal. ...

In other post I have read, this is normal. Others have complained about the gearing of the manual transmission and the high highway RPMs.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-22-2015, 02:33 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 871
Posted By Chuck W.
Agreed.... IMHO, the 5 series is so much more of...

Agreed.... IMHO, the 5 series is so much more of a car than the 4 series and expectantly the 3 series.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-16-2015, 07:27 AM
Replies: 254
Views: 27,563
Posted By Chuck W.
Here is one.... ...

Here is one....

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Carbon-Fiber-BMW-F10-M5-Style-Rear-Trunk-Spoiler-Boot-Wing-520d-/321680246280?hash=item4ae5a30608
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-12-2015, 08:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 645
Posted By Chuck W.
I painted my calipers blue using G2. I didn't...

I painted my calipers blue using G2. I didn't care for the look so I repainted them in black with G2.

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=631748&highlight=blue+to+black
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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-08-2015, 08:09 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,785
Posted By Chuck W.
I am a fan of BlackVue camera. Between my kids...

I am a fan of BlackVue camera. Between my kids and me we have seven of them. None of them are 2 channel though.

Our own Octupump is a vendor of dash cams.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-07-2015, 08:23 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,685
Posted By Chuck W.
Odd. My nappa leather seats are three and a half...

Odd. My nappa leather seats are three and a half years old and look like new.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-05-2015, 05:52 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,463
Posted By Chuck W.
Way too close. Another fraction of a second and...

Way too close. Another fraction of a second and that would have been a life altering collision. IMHO, dash cams are a must. I have once in all four of my cars. Octopump is a vender of dash cams...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-16-2015, 11:00 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,905
Posted By Chuck W.
There was a posting awhile back by an F10 owner...

There was a posting awhile back by an F10 owner with run flat tires that had a catastrophic blow out in the middle of no where while on a road trip. It took them two days to have a tire shipped in. ...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-14-2015, 08:20 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 489
Posted By Chuck W.
After 3 years and 25,000 miles I got the same...

After 3 years and 25,000 miles I got the same warning. I posted the following video for an easy DIY replacement....

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eGcXjm-y1U0
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