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      05-12-2012, 09:18 AM   #25
A gas is not a solid

Drives: 2011 E90 xDrive M-Sport 6-MT
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Wheaton, IL

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Originally Posted by Sleeper View Post
Why exactly should BMW warranty your thick hands scratching the iDrive screen? Because it's prone to scratching?
I used a microfiber cloth that I use on my eyeglasses. My eyeglasses are even more resistant to scratches that the BMW navi screen.

If the anti-glare film on the screen is knowingly so sensitive to scratches, then my dealer should have had the courtesy to warn me, and a step better, design a screen that isn't so sensitive. I had two Acuras with navis before this car, with touch screens, that never had a scratch on them in seven years of ownership.

Same goes for the navi on my 2011 Q5, no issues.

Design a more robust product, or have the courtesy to alert owners not to touch their navigation screen if not.