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Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 10-21-2015, 02:53 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 457
Posted By JM88
Thumbs up Tint Windows before Cold Weather - Review for NY Tint Shop

I recently had the pleasure of meeting a few of the last true Gentlemen in this world... and they tinted my windows! If you are looking for a Tint Shop who guarantees quality work and appreciates...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 09-27-2015, 06:13 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 763
Posted By JM88
Hi Kira, and welcome to the "2" forums ;) ...

Hi Kira,

and welcome to the "2" forums ;)

I'll do my best here but I would recommend the very first thing you do is take your new ride to your favorite BMW Dealer. Have the oil changed, the...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 09-21-2015, 05:15 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,524
Posted By JM88
Exclamation One thing... if you do have a moon roof, it's...

One thing... if you do have a moon roof, it's advisable to fully open and close it once a month. You are dealing with rubber seals, electric motor and micro switches. They all need to be "exercised"...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 09-20-2015, 05:16 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,524
Posted By JM88
Thumbs up Agreed, just ordered my 2016 minus the moon roof....

Agreed, just ordered my 2016 minus the moon roof.






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Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 09-19-2015, 06:41 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 962
Posted By JM88
Bump

Bump
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 09-19-2015, 06:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,715
Posted By JM88
Speaking purely objectively, with no bias toward...

Speaking purely objectively, with no bias toward either model. The 228i is cheaper (in this instance) and more fun to drive.



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Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 09-19-2015, 06:37 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,151
Posted By JM88
Night and Day... M235i hands down. That's all I...

Night and Day... M235i hands down. That's all I have to say... about that.

FG


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Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 09-17-2015, 04:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,024
Posted By JM88
Since we're on that topic... Reading BMW in...

Since we're on that topic...

Reading BMW in Pennsylvania has a few used M235i XDrives... Low Mileage



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Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 09-09-2015, 12:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,110
Posted By JM88
. Good choice, diesel will last you and...

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Good choice, diesel will last you and won't drink gas... Congrats on the new Ride :)
Hopefully our online discussion saved you from unnecessary aggravation.


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Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 09-08-2015, 08:58 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 962
Posted By JM88
Thumbs up Seeking Service Advisor or Genius Position - Assistance ?

I have been a long time BMW enthusiast and follow the models, progressions, service bulletins,
recalls and the general sentiment of the enthusiast community.

I've personally owned: X5, M3, 335i,...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 09-08-2015, 07:34 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 514
Posted By JM88
Smile You can see in real time if ship has left port...

You can see in real time if ship has left port (and last known GPS position) by using marinetraffic.com

MIGNON is currently moored in Port at Southampton England (as of 1 minute ago)
ENDURANCE is...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 09-08-2015, 06:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 514
Posted By JM88
Lightbulb Current (AS of Today) Shipping Information

Serial Number V371999 is last serial number currently aboard ENDURANCE bound for Baltimore, MD.

Serial Number V372011 is last serial number currently aboard MIGNON bound for Port Hueneme, CA.
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Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 09-07-2015, 05:48 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,933
Posted By JM88
I just looked, doesn't appear to be available for...

I just looked, doesn't appear to be available for the 228i.
436M - Orbit Grey


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Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 09-07-2015, 05:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,707
Posted By JM88
The logical bet is a faulty sensor or some form...

The logical bet is a faulty sensor or some form of electrical switch. Unhook the battery until the AM, then plug her in and straight to the dealer. Unless you can find a fuse or relay you can pull to...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 09-07-2015, 03:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,366
Posted By JM88
I use bmwvin.com but it doesn't show factory. ...

I use bmwvin.com but it doesn't show factory.



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Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 09-07-2015, 08:40 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,933
Posted By JM88
Orbit Grey can now be ordered for the 2016, my...

Orbit Grey can now be ordered for the 2016, my car has them.
Good looking car, Congrats ! Only downside on living West Coast, extra shipping time.
My 2016 was just "Born" and awaiting a Ship.


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Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 09-04-2015, 08:05 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,110
Posted By JM88
Negative reviews from 2008 ? Dealer Rater,...

Negative reviews from 2008 ?
Dealer Rater, yelp, Google and cars.com show it as a 5 star Dealer.
Service Depts always get complaints, especially on used older cars out of warranty.

I'd buy my...
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 09-04-2015, 06:37 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,110
Posted By JM88
Exclamation Have an idea... Take the 2012 x6 to your local...

Have an idea... Take the 2012 x6 to your local BMW dealer for pre-purchase inspection.

TJ - Currently at Jaguar of Tampa has been in cars a VERY long time. He is a stand up person.

The above...
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 09-04-2015, 04:05 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,110
Posted By JM88
Thumbs down You don't buy the 4.4 for fuel economy... She...

You don't buy the 4.4 for fuel economy... She will use quite a bit of gas.

Dealership has poor reviews on Google and Yelp, which is not a good sign.
BBB rating = F, which is not a good sign....
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 09-03-2015, 08:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,698
Posted By JM88
Wink Hey Mac, Long time, no see.. I...

Hey Mac,

Long time, no see.. I grabbed an M235i Xdrive and enjoy the car immensely. My X6 (when I sold it) was running strong and true. You might want to consider a NJ Dealer for...
Forum: X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014) 09-03-2015, 08:49 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 953
Posted By JM88
I had a 2013, it has been my experience that a...

I had a 2013, it has been my experience that a proper break in always helps. I take my time, let the engine work itself in and after having 2 X6's no issues. I wouldn't be afraid of the car. If you...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 09-03-2015, 06:40 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,129
Posted By JM88
The roof of an automobile and it's pillars are a...

The roof of an automobile and it's pillars are a structural part of your car. Some people (like myself) will even delete the moon roof to increase body rigidity. BMW likely reinforces the convertible...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 08-29-2015, 03:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,189
Posted By JM88
Here ya go, link to story: ...

Here ya go, link to story:

http://www.msn.com/en-us/autos/research/top-cars-in-our-tests/ar-BBm911p




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Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 08-29-2015, 12:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,189
Posted By JM88
Talking Consumer Reports Evaluation = BMW M235i # 3 !

Not entirely sure how consumer reports did this testing but I'm happy to own # 3 !

Tesla Model S P85D 100
Tesla Model S (85 kWh) 99
BMW M235i 98
Mercedes-Benz S550 (AWD) 96
Porsche 911 Carrera...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 08-29-2015, 08:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 637
Posted By JM88
Portland and Salem are both Lithia Auto Group....

Portland and Salem are both Lithia Auto Group. Kuni is independent of them... FYI
Folks in Salem would likely be more laid back IMO.
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