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Forum: European Delivery 11-29-2014, 12:14 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 596
Posted By pharding
"Zum Augustiner" Restaurant...

"Zum Augustiner"

Restaurant and beer hall

Neuhauserstr. 27 - 80331 Munich
Forum: European Delivery 11-27-2014, 07:32 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 438
Posted By pharding
Josh Douglas at Elmhurst BMW is superb. I have...

Josh Douglas at Elmhurst BMW is superb. I have done 3 Euro Deliveries with him and I purchased wifey's X3 from him. Elmhurst BMW has superb service department also. They are by far the finest BMW...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-05-2014, 09:58 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,874
Posted By pharding
ACC with Stop and Go is uber awesome. It is much...

ACC with Stop and Go is uber awesome. It is much better on my 2014 550i than my 2011 550i. I highly recommend it.
Forum: European Delivery 09-29-2014, 07:49 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,720
Posted By pharding
The residual vlue for lease purposes is based...

The residual vlue for lease purposes is based upon US MSRP for the car and options. Not Euro Delivery MSRP.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-26-2014, 09:39 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,436
Posted By pharding
I have narrowed the issue down. On my 550i I can...

I have narrowed the issue down. On my 550i I can go from USB connection for audio to Bluetooth for audIo and vice versa seamlessly. On the X3 I can't do that. I can go from Bluetooth audio to USB...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-24-2014, 09:57 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,436
Posted By pharding
On Friday I am taking the X3 in for a software...

On Friday I am taking the X3 in for a software upgrade.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-23-2014, 06:48 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,436
Posted By pharding
iPhone 6+ and 2014 X3 have Issues

My new new iPhone 6+ and wifey's 2014 X3 do not play well together. Bluetooth music connection does not work. Bluetooth telephone connection does work. USB music connection does work.

On my 2014...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-23-2014, 06:42 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,891
Posted By pharding
iPhone 6+ and 2014 550i

They play nice together and everything works as it should for the telephone and music, both using Bluetooth and the USB cable.

Now wifey's 2014 X3 is another story altogether. Bluetooth telephone...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-14-2014, 10:16 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,424
Posted By pharding
The cradles arrive very slowly. I would allow 8...

The cradles arrive very slowly. I would allow 8 to 12 months. I just use the Apple USB cable to connect my iPhone.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-12-2014, 07:17 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,070
Posted By pharding
I have driven RWD 5ers in Chicago for the last 15...

I have driven RWD 5ers in Chicago for the last 15 years. All that it takes is winter tires and I have had no issues.
Forum: European Delivery 09-01-2014, 02:40 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,069
Posted By pharding
You should talk to Josh Douglas at Elmhurst BMW...

You should talk to Josh Douglas at Elmhurst BMW in suburban Chicago and do PCD. Josh will give you the great deal that you are looking for. Mention my name and he will cut right to the chase.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-31-2014, 07:29 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,487
Posted By pharding
The creaking is likely the doors seals and can be...

The creaking is likely the doors seals and can be easily fixed.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-04-2014, 05:33 PM
Replies: 14
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Views: 1,083
Posted By pharding
That would be crazy expensive. It would be...

That would be crazy expensive. It would be cheaper to trade in your car.


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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-04-2014, 05:28 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,851
Posted By pharding
That would be difficult to fix in steel. With...

That would be difficult to fix in steel. With aluminum it would be impossible. Aluminum BMW body panels are great for weight reduction and next to impossible to repair when damaged. The only option...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-23-2014, 04:09 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,537
Posted By pharding
My 19s are fine.

My 19s are fine.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-11-2014, 07:12 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 732
Posted By pharding
On my 2011 BMW 550i with 19"in 3 years I went...

On my 2011 BMW 550i with 19"in 3 years I went through 4 tires in 36 months and 1 bent rim after I stupidly elected not to get the insurance here in Chicago. Our streets suck with pot holes. The worst...
Forum: BMW News Articles and Announcements 07-05-2014, 01:01 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 4,709
Posted By pharding
It sounds like a Navistar problem to me.

It sounds like a Navistar problem to me.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-03-2014, 04:55 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,414
Posted By pharding
New cars always ride better than a 2 year old car...

New cars always ride better than a 2 year old car will ride.
Forum: BMW News Articles and Announcements 07-02-2014, 06:16 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,610
Posted By pharding
I would never buy a BMW produced in Mexico.

I would never buy a BMW produced in Mexico.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-21-2014, 04:57 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 899
Posted By pharding
I saw the 4 Gran Coupe last Wednesday at Elmhurst...

I saw the 4 Gran Coupe last Wednesday at Elmhurst BMW. It is awesome. Very, very beautiful. The back seat works quite well in terms of access and space.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-20-2014, 01:43 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,146
Posted By pharding
It is very elegant and has better handling than...

It is very elegant and has better handling than the 3 er.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-18-2014, 07:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,023
Posted By pharding
The car is low to the ground to begin with.

The car is low to the ground to begin with.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-17-2014, 08:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,023
Posted By pharding
2015 4 Series Gran Coupe First Impressions: Uber Spectacular

Elmhurst BMW just got in a 2015 435i Gran Coupe today and I had a chance to experience the car first hand. I was scouting it out for my son in LA. The car is incredibly beautiful and incredibly well...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-16-2014, 07:20 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 589
Posted By pharding
It is still down for the 4 Series Gran Coupe.

It is still down for the 4 Series Gran Coupe.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-15-2014, 03:23 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,549
Posted By pharding
I have Dunlop SP Winter Sport 3D Performance...

I have Dunlop SP Winter Sport 3D Performance Winter / Snow tires. They are awesome. In the US they are sold by BMW dealerships and Tire Rack.
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