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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) Today, 05:17 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 308
Posted By imtjm
well, well, you all should probably just take...

well, well, you all should probably just take this in private comms now.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) Today, 04:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 234
Posted By imtjm
if the dealership is going to fix it, then do it...

if the dealership is going to fix it, then do it now while the iron is hot. why wait? If you scratch or damage again, they would still only fix/repair the part that they were responsible for. You...
Forum: General BMW Questions Today, 04:52 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 77
Posted By imtjm
did you have the X5 checked out before you bought...

did you have the X5 checked out before you bought it? Just because it sat for a week wouldn't trigger a high temp warning. That normally is a function of a bad thermostat, water pump, temp sensor,...
Forum: General BMW Questions Today, 04:49 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 782
Posted By imtjm
they are ventilated, not cooled. Our sales...

they are ventilated, not cooled. Our sales person highlighted that point quite frequently, and even tried to dissuade getting it. You had a chance to test out the seats, didn't you? I simply don't...
Forum: General BMW Questions Today, 04:37 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 323
Posted By imtjm
It's difficult to understand what you are really...

It's difficult to understand what you are really talking about. There are two parts to this:

first part: the brake service warning, when reset indicates certain miles before you should get your...
Forum: General BMW Questions Today, 04:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 323
Posted By imtjm
um...no.

um...no.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-18-2019, 10:46 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 308
Posted By imtjm
well, they do mention they do not provide any...

well, they do mention they do not provide any warranty, though they double speak saying they have a fitment and quality guarantee, which also mentions that their products can have defects because...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-18-2019, 10:34 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 465
Posted By imtjm
yup, loaners are dealer specific convenience. ...

yup, loaners are dealer specific convenience. Some use rental car companies to provide loaners, others don't provide anything, etc.

at least Motorwerks BMW in Bloomington provides you free...
Forum: General BMW Questions 07-18-2019, 10:28 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 161
Posted By imtjm
the sky isn't actually blue, though.

the sky isn't actually blue, though.
Forum: General BMW Questions 07-17-2019, 02:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 161
Posted By imtjm
think he has a 520d

think he has a 520d
Forum: General BMW Questions 07-17-2019, 02:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 225
Posted By imtjm
i've updated my wife's 2013 328xi, so shouldn't...

i've updated my wife's 2013 328xi, so shouldn't be an issue.
Forum: General BMW Questions 07-17-2019, 02:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 206
Posted By imtjm
i would take the $23k, but first as for $25k. I...

i would take the $23k, but first as for $25k. I think $23k is a good deal for your car, presuming which X3 flavor you got. I would not want BMW or any car company to try and work out a persistent...
Forum: General BMW Questions 07-17-2019, 01:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 161
Posted By imtjm
yeah you are right...maybe something with the EWS.

yeah you are right...maybe something with the EWS.
Forum: General BMW Questions 07-17-2019, 01:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 225
Posted By imtjm
it's not supposed to be an issue, but try 64GB or...

it's not supposed to be an issue, but try 64GB or smaller.
Forum: General BMW Questions 07-17-2019, 01:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 215
Posted By imtjm
with some scrubbing and acetone you can remove...

with some scrubbing and acetone you can remove the polarization film ;o)

I am partial to Serengeti or Vuarnet, since they are two of the only sunglass companies still offering mineral optical...
Forum: General BMW Questions 07-17-2019, 12:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 215
Posted By imtjm
Darth Vader was such a trend setter:thumbup:

Darth Vader was such a trend setter:thumbup:
Forum: General BMW Questions 07-17-2019, 12:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 225
Posted By imtjm
make sure usb drive is also formatted FAT32. ...

make sure usb drive is also formatted FAT32. Supposedly exFAT works, too, but can't argue with going simple FAT32.
Forum: General BMW Questions 07-17-2019, 12:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 161
Posted By imtjm
you may have fried the IBS and/or the battery...

you may have fried the IBS and/or the battery distribution box and/or the FRM (footwell module). My guess would be bad IBS, as it is sensitive and if you sparked out when you were replacing the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-10-2019, 06:13 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 4,600
Posted By imtjm
sounds like you the perfect Subaru target...

sounds like you the perfect Subaru target audience.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-10-2019, 06:11 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 4,600
Posted By imtjm
hard to be philosophically opposed to car loans...

hard to be philosophically opposed to car loans during the whole 0%-1% era, or any financing rate substantially lower than the opportunity cost of using the cash for some investment.

I'm...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-08-2019, 10:53 AM
Replies: 155
Views: 11,221
Posted By imtjm
I'd like to know how the dealership tested the...

I'd like to know how the dealership tested the gas in the car to determine the "quality" of the gas, brand of gas, or actual octane of the gas. Whoever at the dealership said ONLY Shell and Chevron...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-08-2019, 10:09 AM
Replies: 155
Views: 11,221
Posted By imtjm
BMW does not mandate Top Tier or a specific gas...

BMW does not mandate Top Tier or a specific gas station brand. BMW may list a "recommended" brand oil or gas, but that is by no means a requirement which would invalidate warranties or make your car...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-08-2019, 09:55 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 4,600
Posted By imtjm
wow, such a long thread considering OP got rid of...

wow, such a long thread considering OP got rid of the car.

the sweet spot is 36mo, also because that is normally the cross over period where the car's fictitious depreciated value most equals the...
Forum: General BMW Questions 07-08-2019, 09:36 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 279
Posted By imtjm
"air filter from exhaust"? Do you mean the...

"air filter from exhaust"? Do you mean the engine air filter or the cabin air filter? My guess is the micro air filter (cabin air filter). Once replaced, follow instructions to Reset service light...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 06-27-2019, 01:00 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 226
Posted By imtjm
DME updates from hell

F22 DME updates seem to be coming fast and furious lately. In as much as the past couple of months, the dealerships have told me I've needed DME updates three times now (although I think the third...
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