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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 12-01-2019, 05:04 AM
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Some pictures

Some pictures
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 11-28-2019, 10:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 351
Posted By starlights
Excellent 3rd party retractable rear sun shade (non powered)

I recently ordered and received a retractable sunshade from eBay. I was a bit skeptical however the fit and finish of this sunshade is awesome. Install took less than 5 mins. Just sharing so if...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 11-25-2019, 06:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 600
Posted By starlights
You are very welcome! Glad someone was able to...

You are very welcome! Glad someone was able to take advantage of this. :thumbup:
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 11-23-2019, 05:32 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,320
Posted By starlights
Restoring your coding back to as-is is a very...

Restoring your coding back to as-is is a very simple issue to resolve. Just get yourself a copy of BimmerCode and a suitable dongle. When Bimmercode connects to your car it takes a backup of your "as...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 11-08-2019, 04:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 600
Posted By starlights
Continental DWS06 245/40ZR19 98Y $160 on Amazon US

Continental Extreme Contact DWS06 All-Season Radial Tire - 245/40ZR19 98Y is available on Amazon for $160. I would have bought this in a heartbeat if I didn't get new tires from Costco last month.
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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 10-06-2019, 02:13 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,091
Posted By starlights
Yeah - that works but I was asking specifically...

Yeah - that works but I was asking specifically about the Navigation screen colors. While my gauge changed to orange the navigation always stayed bright - It has an independent option as in the post...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 10-06-2019, 02:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,091
Posted By starlights
Thanks - I found it as well and came here to post...

Thanks - I found it as well and came here to post it but you had beat me to it. This works and there is an option for Day/Night/Automatic. Appreciate your post!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 10-06-2019, 08:22 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,091
Posted By starlights
Interesting - I am sure I haven't see any such...

Interesting - I am sure I haven't see any such setting on my iDrive menu. I have seen the option to dim iDrive manually though. Any chance you could post a phone picture of the menu where this...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 10-05-2019, 06:34 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 922
Posted By starlights
Not sure if this applies to your situation, but...

Not sure if this applies to your situation, but my car does have reply option however it remains grayed out when the car is in motion. Can only reply from the iDrive when the car is stopped. I am...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 10-05-2019, 06:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,091
Posted By starlights
Navigation "Night Mode" possible?

Is it possible to set the Navigation screen to switch to darker colors (night mode) when the headlights come on? Just came back from a long drive and the bright Navigation screen at night was a bit...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 10-02-2019, 09:43 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 32,693
Posted By starlights
a) It was started in 2013 b) As gas prices rise...

a) It was started in 2013
b) As gas prices rise everyone wants to explore ways to save money
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 10-01-2019, 04:00 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 32,693
Posted By starlights
Florida driving is different from LA or DC rush...

Florida driving is different from LA or DC rush hour traffic. Here, even if you want to, there is no where to go in a hurry with the average bumper to bumper traffic speed of about 15-20 miles per...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 09-30-2019, 06:17 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 32,693
Posted By starlights
I am a habitual coaster and costing is where I...

I am a habitual coaster and costing is where I see the maximum impact especially because the transmission disengages and the car rolls on as if in neutral. After having used eco pro almost every day...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 09-28-2019, 03:44 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,564
Posted By starlights
I see - so in effect its not really 5 years (or...

I see - so in effect its not really 5 years (or whatever time) or the mileage listed but the balance of each (whichever is reached sooner), because one would only get the aftermarket warranty close...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 09-28-2019, 12:42 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,564
Posted By starlights
So the x years start from the time when the...

So the x years start from the time when the warranty is purchased, or vehicle in-service date or when the current (original or CPO) expires?
Similarly the mileage noted is odometer mileage from from...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 09-28-2019, 05:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 410
Posted By starlights
I ve thought about tinting but not very keen on...

I ve thought about tinting but not very keen on it. I already have the rear side window shades and I like them.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 09-27-2019, 09:44 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 410
Posted By starlights
Looking for F10 Rear Sunshade (Manual Type) - Any suggestions?

I am looking for the manual clip on type F10 Sunshade for the rear windscreen. This part has been discontinued so not available from dealers. Does anyone have any suggestions where could I look for...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 09-25-2019, 02:04 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 32,693
Posted By starlights
As you cannot get anywhere in a hurry during rush...

As you cannot get anywhere in a hurry during rush hour in DMV area (DC MD VA) traffic, I usually drive in Eco Pro mode, (mostly combined with ACC to reduce traffic stress). I average between 22-24...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 09-25-2019, 01:46 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 12,576
Posted By starlights
Duplicate post - deleted

Duplicate post - deleted
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 09-25-2019, 01:46 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 12,576
Posted By starlights
Cant say these are my favorites but I discovered...

Cant say these are my favorites but I discovered these two features quite a bit later into F10 ownership.

1. The white dot on the fuel-distance remaining line in instrument cluster when a...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 09-21-2019, 05:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 487
Posted By starlights
You are trying to get him in trouble, aren't you?...

You are trying to get him in trouble, aren't you? :D
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 09-19-2019, 05:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 413
Posted By starlights
I can't recall where I heard or read but the...

I can't recall where I heard or read but the warranty duration on Demo vehicles is very different than the customer leased or owned cars. I believe its shorter but I could be wrong. Perhaps this is...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 09-15-2019, 10:35 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 572
Posted By starlights
Thanks all. We aren't expecting any...

Thanks all.

We aren't expecting any inclement weather but just the season change to Fall in the NE, however given that the PSS are at 4/32 and only good for summer, I may as well change them while...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 09-13-2019, 05:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 888
Posted By starlights
https://www.bmwblog.com/2013/09/29/bmw-recall-2012...

https://www.bmwblog.com/2013/09/29/bmw-recall-2012-14-models-n20-n26-engine/

https://bmwtechnician.com/2016/08/07/n20-timing-chain-issue/
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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 09-13-2019, 05:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 572
Posted By starlights
You are right - I dont plan to. I drive about...

You are right - I dont plan to. I drive about 1-1.5K miles per month so by Oct I should still be around 3.5/32 but already looking at options. Narrowed down to DWS06 or AS3+. AS3+ is looking more...
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