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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) Yesterday, 01:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 227
Posted By st_o_p
Not to kill your enthusiasm, but if you're going...

Not to kill your enthusiasm, but if you're going to use words like "real-world" you should measure actual fuel consumption - i.e. fill the tank before you start, then do it again after you arrive and...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-27-2015, 02:25 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,562
Posted By st_o_p
1.5 inch to be exact. I may be wrong, and I'm...

1.5 inch to be exact.
I may be wrong, and I'm too lazy to go looking for specs right now but when I was shopping I was looking for that and I remember the width difference was 1.5" The length was a...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-23-2015, 01:33 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,562
Posted By st_o_p
That's why the F10 has front end collision...

That's why the F10 has front end collision detection / emergency automatic stop. You're covered
:p
Seriously though - this is one of my favorite features.

On the backseat room - yeah, I find it...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-21-2015, 03:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 738
Posted By st_o_p
Despite all the run-flat bashing, I didn't notice...

Despite all the run-flat bashing, I didn't notice any issues since I got the F10 (over a year now). The ride is smooth and comfortable. I do drive in Comfort mode most of the time since I am too lazy...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-20-2015, 02:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 479
Posted By st_o_p
Over $1K I had some minor damage on my front...

Over $1K

I had some minor damage on my front bumper last year and checked with a BMW body shop. They said the only way to repair it right is to take the bumper off - and it would be expensive....
Forum: Off-Topic 07-20-2015, 02:13 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 882
Posted By st_o_p
Still don't think it's a valid point. If you...

Still don't think it's a valid point.
If you manage to be (one of the only two?) co-founder of the next Google - then sure you should make billions from the hard work of the thousands of engineers...
Forum: Off-Topic 07-17-2015, 02:45 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 882
Posted By st_o_p
:rofl: You do realize Google posted those gains...

:rofl: You do realize Google posted those gains because of the hard work of thousands of their engineers right?
Yes you do have to work to make money
Forum: Off-Topic 07-09-2015, 01:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 491
Posted By st_o_p
I did just that on my Linux box - it's awesome...

I did just that on my Linux box - it's awesome :thumbup:
Forum: Off-Topic 07-08-2015, 01:40 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 491
Posted By st_o_p
Yeah, Flash used to have an auto-updater that...

Yeah, Flash used to have an auto-updater that worked. I set it up to remind me and every now and again it will show a popup saying there is an update and then when I click it would install. Now when...
Forum: Off-Topic 06-29-2015, 01:55 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,031
Posted By st_o_p
Funny. I was forced to use MacOS and it was like...

Funny. I was forced to use MacOS and it was like pulling teeth. It doesn't even have a file explorer - just some crippled excuse for it. After all Windows and Linux distros I always assumed that's...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-22-2015, 11:42 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,631
Posted By st_o_p
Do you have specifics to back that statement or...

Do you have specifics to back that statement or are you just pulling statements out of your behind? :dunno:

I have yet to see a Toyota with more advanced electronics than my F10.
And the current...
Forum: Off-Topic 06-22-2015, 11:18 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 963
Posted By st_o_p
SEP IRA is good option if you can swing it. ...

SEP IRA is good option if you can swing it.

Apart from that - yes you can put money in Roth IRA. Google "back door roth ira".
It's beyond me why some people are penalized when it comes to saving...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-17-2015, 02:28 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,858
Posted By st_o_p
Yeah, I found the polarized sunglass problem too....

Yeah, I found the polarized sunglass problem too. So now I keep in the car a pair of sunglasses that are not polarized - to use while driving
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-16-2015, 02:27 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 769
Posted By st_o_p
Thanks, guys :thumbup:

Thanks, guys :thumbup:
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-15-2015, 02:43 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 769
Posted By st_o_p
Speaking of that - how do I adjust the volume of...

Speaking of that - how do I adjust the volume of the Nav voice?

It seems at some point I turned it down without realizing and it's been exteremely quiet since - I almost cannot hear the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-15-2015, 02:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 738
Posted By st_o_p
I'm not crazy about the exterior of the new 7....

I'm not crazy about the exterior of the new 7. The interior on the other hand looks great - except for that nav screen sticking out like a sore thumb. BMW seems adamant about putting that cr@py popup...
Forum: Off-Topic 06-10-2015, 02:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 307
Posted By st_o_p
http://bit.ly/1L3HONu http://bit.ly/1HTTof1 ...

http://bit.ly/1L3HONu
http://bit.ly/1HTTof1

Didn't realize the forum cr@ps out on long URLs - kind of very dumb behavior
Forum: Off-Topic 06-09-2015, 02:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 307
Posted By st_o_p
Funny that you need to post a rant about...

Funny that you need to post a rant about something like this.

Anyway - the AI will have us extinct soon:
http://waitbutwhy.com/2015/01/artificial-intelligenc*******lution-1.html...
Forum: Off-Topic 06-08-2015, 01:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 441
Posted By st_o_p
Last night's episode was pretty f-#$%-ed up I...

Last night's episode was pretty f-#$%-ed up
I know a lot of people were greatly outraged many times before but I've read the books so I knew what was coming. Now that the show is overtaking the...
Forum: Off-Topic 06-08-2015, 01:39 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 784
Posted By st_o_p
I'm undecided whether I will upgrade my Windows 7...

I'm undecided whether I will upgrade my Windows 7 machine. I will upgrade the Windows 8 I have - but I almost never use it anyway. In any case - won't do anything until at least 3 months after the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-05-2015, 02:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 561
Posted By st_o_p
The airbag I purchased came with the wires

The airbag I purchased came with the wires
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-04-2015, 01:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 561
Posted By st_o_p
Yes, I did purchase a new airbag - no choice, you...

Yes, I did purchase a new airbag - no choice, you have to. Not sure what you mean by connecting wires - the airbag is separate from the steeting wheel and it has a wire coming out of it. After you...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-03-2015, 03:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 692
Posted By st_o_p
I was invited to the NJ and LI ones. I almost...

I was invited to the NJ and LI ones. I almost went to the NJ one - but had more important things to do. Curious though
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-03-2015, 03:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 561
Posted By st_o_p
I don't remember specifics from my retrofit - but...

I don't remember specifics from my retrofit - but have a look at your current steering wheel, and then connect all wires on the new one exactly the same
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-28-2015, 03:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 724
Posted By st_o_p
Why would you want to do that? :dunno:

Why would you want to do that? :dunno:
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