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Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - current) 10-16-2012, 02:06 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,044
Posted By rcoverston
We ended up doing it at the dealer on ours (2013...

We ended up doing it at the dealer on ours (2013 model). X6 is leased and although more expensive then the other options, wanted it covered under warranty and didn't want any lease return issues. ...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-16-2012, 03:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 987
Posted By rcoverston
I got my VIN from my CA, then found the link...

I got my VIN from my CA, then found the link below in another F10 thread, entered my VIN as Cargo ID, hit 'TRACK', and VIOLA! Hope it helps.
...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-15-2012, 06:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 987
Posted By rcoverston
My '13 550 changed status yesterday to shipped as...

My '13 550 changed status yesterday to shipped as well. Called my CA today and was told that it should be in California 9/4 then to the dealer for final prep and hopefully to me before mid-September...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-30-2012, 10:41 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 454
Posted By rcoverston
So Cal Lease Takeover Opportunity - 2011 535i Sport

http://www.swapalease.com/lease/details/default.aspx?salid=749922

Hi there. Wanted to throw this up here to hopefully find a taker. Will be posting more pictures shortly. Any questions, please...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 07-27-2012, 01:12 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,422
Posted By rcoverston
So Cal lease takeover opportunity - 2011 128i with M-Sport

See details on swapalease.com:

http://www.swapalease.com/lease/details/default.aspx?salid=748984

We need a bigger vehicle. Trying to decide if the dogs or the kids will ride in the trunk until...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-08-2011, 09:45 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,872
Posted By rcoverston
Mine also references SIB 12 09 11. In addition...

Mine also references SIB 12 09 11. In addition service doc says software updated to F010-11-09-504
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-08-2011, 12:53 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,872
Posted By rcoverston
Software update fixed my lag issues on my August...

Software update fixed my lag issues on my August 2010 build 535.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-05-2011, 08:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,012
Posted By rcoverston
My Lexus did the same. In my 535, I simply...

My Lexus did the same. In my 535, I simply select the 'activate handset' from my phone menu (2 button pushes on my Blackberry Bold) when I get out of the car and the BT connection ceases. Frankly,...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-13-2011, 06:31 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,129
Posted By rcoverston
Not yet. 11 months, 7500 miles

Not yet. 11 months, 7500 miles
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-03-2011, 02:27 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,815
Posted By rcoverston
+1. I do notice certain channels seem better...

+1. I do notice certain channels seem better than others, but not by much. XM in my Lexus did sound much better, but still no where near CD or high sample rate MP3's. Likely not going to renew...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-11-2011, 12:49 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 13,647
Posted By rcoverston
Had a BB Bold 9650 sometime ago, now have the BB...

Had a BB Bold 9650 sometime ago, now have the BB Curve 8530, both had the same level of poor quality before the mic replacement.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-11-2011, 10:23 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 13,647
Posted By rcoverston
Additional detail on my service paperwork (in...

Additional detail on my service paperwork (in addition to the 84-10-9-181-411 Hands Free Telephone number referenced) shows the microphone part number of 841042, replaced as per SIB 84 05 10 (if that...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-08-2011, 05:55 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 13,647
Posted By rcoverston
Got the mic replaced and have had 3 or 4 days to...

Got the mic replaced and have had 3 or 4 days to 'test' it. After talking to the many people who could barely hear me before, they confirm it is significantly better. So for me, this issue is...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-31-2011, 08:48 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,597
Posted By rcoverston
+1 same issue/behavior for me. I just assumed...

+1 same issue/behavior for me. I just assumed this is how the system was intended to work, but it never really made sense to me. Car is going in this weekend to get the handsfree microphones...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-22-2011, 03:43 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 13,647
Posted By rcoverston
Got a call from my dealer today saying the new...

Got a call from my dealer today saying the new microphones had arrived. Not sure when I will be able to get the car in but will advise once I do and can determine if this fixes the issue once and...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-07-2011, 12:59 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,299
Posted By rcoverston
Completely agree. Otherwise, best car I have...

Completely agree. Otherwise, best car I have ever owned!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-06-2011, 03:39 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,299
Posted By rcoverston
I wouldn't suggest ANYTHING played via FM...

I wouldn't suggest ANYTHING played via FM modulation.

I'm saying that I was disappointed with the sound quality of Sirius in the car. I listen to CD's, iPod, or HD radio because the Sat does...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-06-2011, 03:11 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,299
Posted By rcoverston
My 535i has the Sat option, but my wife's 2011...

My 535i has the Sat option, but my wife's 2011 128i had the satellite radio prep and we were able to easily add it around the $500 price.

FYI, I completely agree with the statement about the...
Forum: General BMW 02-21-2011, 08:47 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 9,129
Posted By rcoverston
535i Sport 43 Male 3rd (E63 M6 conv, wife...

535i Sport
43
Male
3rd (E63 M6 conv, wife has 128i)
9 (in the shop 2x already with <2200 miles) :cry:
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-16-2011, 04:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,452
Posted By rcoverston
Two different tire stores (in California) would...

Two different tire stores (in California) would have done the patch, but the screw I picked up was too close to the sidewall (but still in the tread). More toward the middle of the tread and could...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-28-2011, 05:49 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 13,647
Posted By rcoverston
I do not have the smartphone integration option. ...

I do not have the smartphone integration option. I have the Blackberry Curve 8530.
Outbound sound quality still good since December. Figure there may be something intermittent in the microphone...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-10-2011, 05:15 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,580
Posted By rcoverston
i know them as well. Thanks for the info! Glad...

i know them as well. Thanks for the info! Glad it isn't our dealer of choice.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-10-2011, 05:03 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,580
Posted By rcoverston
Which OC dealer did you use? Got my Dark...

Which OC dealer did you use? Got my Dark Graphite Metallic back from service (Sterling) and it had hazy marks down the entire side, looks like faint swirl marks :mad: But previous service on my...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-10-2011, 09:53 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 13,647
Posted By rcoverston
Sorry for the delay. As Murphy would have it,...

Sorry for the delay. As Murphy would have it, the sound is now perfect every time I use the phone, stating a few days before I took the car in. No more reverting from bad to good. And of course...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-29-2010, 08:50 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,586
Posted By rcoverston
To me it came down to determining if the extra...

To me it came down to determining if the extra horsepower was worth the extra $$ (and lower residual) for ME. I've had a Porsche 911 and M6 convertible and found that I was never able to drive them...
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