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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-10-2014, 07:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 275
Posted By RED99HT
jjsc6 I get what you are saying. My 0-100 is...

jjsc6 I get what you are saying. My 0-100 is based off clocking the vid with my Iphone stop watch. I probably did it twenty something times. That's how I got my #'s. The M5 according to C/D does...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-10-2014, 07:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 275
Posted By RED99HT
LOL! I know! this car is phenomenal! Yes, that...

LOL! I know! this car is phenomenal! Yes, that is correct mpg's If you also notice I have almost 10k miles already after 4 months. Im in sales and do a lot of Hwy driving. My other secret is...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-10-2014, 06:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 275
Posted By RED99HT
LCI '14 550 0-100 run w/vid

It seems that there is no car mag or auto reviewer that has tested the LCI 550i. So I decided to run a couple of 0-60 and 0-100 runs to see what this car is capable of. I posted a 0-60 run a couple...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-09-2014, 01:44 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,948
Posted By RED99HT
Toyota just announced they are recalling 6.76...

Toyota just announced they are recalling 6.76 million cars to fix software issues that would cause the vehicles to stop or shutdown. They just got done recalling 1.7 million Prius in Feb. a brand...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-26-2014, 01:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 457
Posted By RED99HT
summer tires. The launch control is definitely...

summer tires. The launch control is definitely not aggressive. 1st 1/2 second actually feels slow and then its like a sling shot. with good traction you should see low 4's but not going to...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-25-2014, 07:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 457
Posted By RED99HT
2014 550i 0-60 Video

I got a chance to run a couple of 0-60 times on my bone stock '14 550i. I used launch control to get the best time. When I took off traction control and tried power braking the tires would just...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-21-2014, 05:19 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 646
Posted By RED99HT
I found a pump today at a Shell gas station near...

I found a pump today at a Shell gas station near my home that was non-ethanol. the pump was off to the side of the station on its own and labeled recreational use only. You have to go into the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-20-2014, 02:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 646
Posted By RED99HT
averaged 30.5 MPG w/550i, Non-ethanol 93

I am on the road this week for work and I made a trip from Raleigh NC to Wilmington NC on Tuesday evening. Its about a 130 mile straight shot down I 40. I averaged 25.9 mpg on hwy on the way down. ...
Forum: General BMW 02-19-2014, 01:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 232
Posted By RED99HT
Great info! Thx!

Great info! Thx!
Forum: General BMW 02-18-2014, 08:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 232
Posted By RED99HT
Finally, Non Ethanol 93!

I pulled into a Shell gas station in Wilmington NC this evening and all 93 octane pumps had no ethanol! I hope this spreads my way to Charlotte if it hasnt already. I heard that there is a new bill...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-12-2014, 05:29 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,683
Posted By RED99HT
Good luck to the buyers opting for a 1st run...

Good luck to the buyers opting for a 1st run producion TT V6 from GM... I guess we'll find out how they hold up in a couple of years or sooner. This goes for any new production engine. it takes a...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-30-2014, 06:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 815
Posted By RED99HT
I have the same issue. 2500 miles on Odo and...

I have the same issue. 2500 miles on Odo and still showing 10,000 miles to service
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-15-2014, 10:25 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 252
Posted By RED99HT
going from 19" to 20" wheels, any regrets?

obviously I know you would not regret the looks because 20's look better than 19's

any regrets in regards to ride quality and noise level going up to 20's? more bent rims?

Im looking at...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-11-2014, 07:12 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 7,326
Posted By RED99HT
I picked up an LCI 550 in Dec. Here is what I...

I picked up an LCI 550 in Dec. Here is what I think

1. Entering address manually is a waste of time. Not that it doesnt work its just Voice Act is faster
2. Voice activation is incredibly...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-03-2014, 05:36 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,906
Posted By RED99HT
Yup, Some of the biggest POS's ever on on that...

Yup, Some of the biggest POS's ever on on that list. PT Cruiser? Herman Munster mobile
2002 For Thunderbird? That car lasted about a yr. What the hell is a Chrysler Cirrus?

BTW, The 08 CTS...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-01-2014, 05:03 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,906
Posted By RED99HT
I'm sure the Caddy drives great from all the...

I'm sure the Caddy drives great from all the reviews I read. But I didnt take the time to drive the new CTS. Why? All I needed to do was sit in it. Interior felt cheap for a $60+ K car. The...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-30-2013, 03:56 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,471
Posted By RED99HT
you'll love the Mocha. Its definetly a rich...

you'll love the Mocha. Its definetly a rich brown color. I suggest you tint your windows and that will transform the color to a darker brown tone. thats what I did
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-27-2013, 05:33 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,587
Posted By RED99HT
I agree, I never buy extended warranties either. ...

I agree, I never buy extended warranties either. My '08 came with CPO 100k warranty at purchase. But for $2500 thats easily 1 repair and cheap insurance just in case.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-27-2013, 05:28 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,587
Posted By RED99HT
Thanks for all the nice comments! Yes, I...

Thanks for all the nice comments!

Yes, I checked out your write up and it definitely helped me make my decision! Both are awesome products.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-26-2013, 08:03 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,587
Posted By RED99HT
My New '14 550i White/Mocha (pics)...

Hello All, I'm new to the F10 world and this is my 2nd BMW. I came out of an 08 550i with 141,000 miles on her. I loved that car and it was extremely reliable. There was not one rattle or squeak...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-23-2013, 07:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 486
Posted By RED99HT
Beatiful Car! Congrats! I picked up the same...

Beatiful Car! Congrats! I picked up the same car in white/mocha. I'm working on getting pics up soon.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-22-2013, 06:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 611
Posted By RED99HT
I just had Xpel ultimate professionally ...

I just had Xpel ultimate professionally installed on my '14 550 on Thursday. Had the whole hood done for protection + to avoid a line across the hood. Also front quarter panels, bumper, mirrors,...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-11-2013, 07:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 543
Posted By RED99HT
Thx Joder. Invoice is $70185 So I will shoot...

Thx Joder. Invoice is $70185 So I will shoot for $70685. I didnt know about the $1500 options credit. Thx!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-11-2013, 06:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 543
Posted By RED99HT
2014 550i pricing Need Advice please

I am looking for advice on pricing on a 2014 550i I am going to look at tomorrow. its the exact color combination White w/mocha nappa and Aluminum hex trim and options I am looking for. MSRP is...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 10-03-2012, 07:56 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,680
Posted By RED99HT
I don't think the sport button has anything to do...

I don't think the sport button has anything to do with the shocks. I believe it has to do with transmission shift points (holds gears longer), the aggressiveness of shifts, and throttle response.
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