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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-24-2017, 07:47 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 711
Posted By samadkins29
Not sure I am following you? The BMW blades are...

Not sure I am following you? The BMW blades are only special in the way they clip onto the wiper arms. Not a lot of third party companies supply the wiper sets with that specific connector style. So...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-24-2017, 06:44 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 711
Posted By samadkins29
I dont know why anyone would bother with refills....

I dont know why anyone would bother with refills. The full assemblies are what $40 for the set?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-23-2017, 01:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 305
Posted By samadkins29
1) This is exactly why you never ever do any...

1) This is exactly why you never ever do any third party warranty.
2) No piece of evidence you find online is going to legally sway your warranty company.

*Now here is what I would do. Write an...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-23-2017, 10:20 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 655
Posted By samadkins29
Ill be honest and say if it does its not a huge...

Ill be honest and say if it does its not a huge difference. I can't say as to the HP gain. Car feels very clean when accelerating. I bought for the intention of saving gas through a cleaner burn.
...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-23-2017, 09:15 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 655
Posted By samadkins29
While I cant say is if coils are required, I did...

While I cant say is if coils are required, I did opt to upgrade to BavAutos performance ignition coils when I did my spark plugs. If I am going to waste 2 hours of my time might as well. Total parts...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-22-2017, 05:22 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 711
Posted By samadkins29
Ive found that most places dont carry them. Not...

Ive found that most places dont carry them. Not that I was looking for BMW OEM, its just that they dont carry the blades that have the proper BMW connector. I buy all the parts online now anyways...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-22-2017, 05:16 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 228
Posted By samadkins29
I cant say for sure since I know the 520d lights...

I cant say for sure since I know the 520d lights are slightly different, but if it does use the same LED angel eyes, then you are out of luck. We dont really have alternative options at this time for...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-22-2017, 01:12 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 234
Posted By samadkins29
Its not wrong, but if you need additional info:...

Its not wrong, but if you need additional info: https://www.budnik.com/helpful-tire-info/

While it may list a few different size tires, you need to take the tires weight ratio and speed rating...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-21-2017, 06:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 358
Posted By samadkins29
Yes they will fit. Front Tires 245/40/19 Rear...

Yes they will fit. Front Tires 245/40/19 Rear Tires 275/35/19
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-21-2017, 02:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 567
Posted By samadkins29
The shop I'm going to is recommending the...

The shop I'm going to is recommending the Continentals, however they did say the Michelin's are an excellent tire and that I can't go wrong either way. Since they don't supply tires, I have to buy...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-21-2017, 11:37 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 532
Posted By samadkins29
ZDH Dynamic Handling Package 223 Electronic...

ZDH Dynamic Handling Package

223 Electronic Damping Control

229 Active Roll Stabilization

2VA Adaptive Drive

(2011 550I codes, not sure what year you have)
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-21-2017, 10:55 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 532
Posted By samadkins29
http://dalframe.com/page5.html

http://dalframe.com/page5.html
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-21-2017, 10:50 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 532
Posted By samadkins29
I would look for a local suspension and alignment...

I would look for a local suspension and alignment specialist shop. No need to take it to BMW. The reason I say this is BMW wont put extra effort in and neither will any random garage (unless you have...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-21-2017, 09:32 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 567
Posted By samadkins29
Talking Another Tire Thread

Yes yes I know that the search is my friend, however, I am looking for feedback from anyone in regards to 3 specific tires. 3 of my rims are bent and I plan to get them repaired, Im going to take the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-21-2017, 09:24 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 556
Posted By samadkins29
Wait so the turbos are water cooled?!? The more...

Wait so the turbos are water cooled?!? The more you know. Ive really never seen a water cooled turbo before, but I guess technology does advance. Sorry for pointing you in the wrong direction n8s!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-20-2017, 12:25 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 487
Posted By samadkins29
Well not to derail your question too much I would...

Well not to derail your question too much I would start with converting your CD's to digital format. I have about 1.5TB's of music now digitally stored. I found the easiest solution it to keep a...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-20-2017, 11:26 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 487
Posted By samadkins29
Do you have a USB in the center console? can play...

Do you have a USB in the center console? can play music off of that and eliminate the whole CD process.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-20-2017, 09:44 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 556
Posted By samadkins29
Your turbos are cooled with oil. Also green...

Your turbos are cooled with oil. Also green coolant wont hurt your car.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-19-2017, 06:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 248
Posted By samadkins29
http://mechanics.stackexchange.com/questions/6708/...

http://mechanics.stackexchange.com/questions/6708/what-brake-components-need-to-be-lubricated
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-19-2017, 06:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 248
Posted By samadkins29
Did you grease the pads when installing?

Did you grease the pads when installing?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-19-2017, 06:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 636
Posted By samadkins29
No gonna lie, that video made me crack up. Looks...

No gonna lie, that video made me crack up. Looks like a solution has been posted. I wish I could figure out the opposite on my trunk. The comfort access open/close on it is soooo slow....
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-19-2017, 01:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 427
Posted By samadkins29
I just bought the same color combo. While I was...

I just bought the same color combo. While I was hesitant to not have white on black, you get use to the tan very quickly. Ive received compliments on ti as well.

I dont think that car has the M...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-18-2017, 05:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 332
Posted By samadkins29
That sounds too low to crank.

That sounds too low to crank.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-18-2017, 04:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 392
Posted By samadkins29
elementwheels.com even if you dont buy from them,...

elementwheels.com even if you dont buy from them, when you put in you car info it will give you max size, offset range, and bolt pattern. You can fit 20" on f10's, you may get some rubbing, and they...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 02-18-2017, 12:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 298
Posted By samadkins29
Hmm, are you sure its sand getting stuck? The...

Hmm, are you sure its sand getting stuck? The reason I ask is a failing window regulator can cause those symptoms as well. I have a hard time believing that if you clean your car daily, you still get...
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