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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-07-2014, 09:49 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 758
Posted By Crmgr
Had the same problem with my 2014 after a door...

Had the same problem with my 2014 after a door had to be repainted and the had to remove the mirror and handles. I just took a credit card and carefully pushed the pad back out. No problems.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-07-2014, 09:48 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 758
Posted By Crmgr
Had the same problem with my 2014 after a door...

Had the same problem with my 2014 after a door had to be repainted and the had to remove the mirror and handles. I just took a credit card and carefully pushed the pad back out. No problems.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-27-2014, 12:06 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 794
Posted By Crmgr
BMW upgraded the batteries in the 2011's in late...

BMW upgraded the batteries in the 2011's in late 2013 or early 2014. I had the second level battery warning message come up back in January during that Polar Vortex spell of cold weather. My dealer...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-03-2014, 09:24 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 726
Posted By Crmgr
Got 30,000 on my first set ( 245-40-19 ) with a...

Got 30,000 on my first set ( 245-40-19 ) with a combination highway/city driving. Still had tread left, but bought a new set going into winter. No bubbles or other problems after close to 45,000...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-12-2014, 12:56 PM
Replies: 1,744
Views: 217,671
Posted By Crmgr
That is unbelievable. I thought the supply...

That is unbelievable. I thought the supply problem was fixed, since Tire Rack has had them in stock for the last couple of years. Did see now estimated availability is December! Gave them a call...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-27-2014, 02:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 735
Posted By Crmgr
No, that's how it works. You can drive it all...

No, that's how it works. You can drive it all day as long as you don't turn it off. There is however, a large message on the screen with a picture of a key to remind you it's not present, so it...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-22-2014, 10:19 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,618
Posted By Crmgr
I'm confused. If your car in under warranty you...

I'm confused. If your car in under warranty you should get a free loaner with no strings attached. I've never heard of a dealer putting a hold on a CC for a loaner. I mean, even if you were out of...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 08-07-2014, 08:39 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 4,126
Posted By Crmgr
You signed a contract and the car is yours. When...

You signed a contract and the car is yours. When a deal hits our funding and the dealer makes an error, we'll shortfund the deal. Just means the dealer will eat the error. May mean he just makes...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-01-2014, 02:37 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,793
Posted By Crmgr
Might want to show it to a Dent Wizard type shop....

Might want to show it to a Dent Wizard type shop. The crease might present a problem, but I've seen them do some pretty fantastic work. Just went through painting two of my doors on my new F10. My...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-21-2014, 09:12 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 664
Posted By Crmgr
Sorry to say, but that's pretty normal. I'm on...

Sorry to say, but that's pretty normal. I'm on my third 535 and all have had the same problem. My current is four months old and I can see them starting to form. Like you said however, they are...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-09-2014, 08:59 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 419
Posted By Crmgr
Happens all the time. Smokers are so use to the...

Happens all the time. Smokers are so use to the smell that they think all they have to do is open a window and no one will notice. I was in a loaner the other day and even thought they pulled the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-03-2014, 08:33 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,085
Posted By Crmgr
That does suck. Looks like you were parked...

That does suck. Looks like you were parked downtown. Some people just can't stand others having nice things. I was talking to my insurance agent the other day because I had some paint damage in a...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-30-2014, 01:22 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,636
Posted By Crmgr
Feel your pain. Went shopping Tuesday and parked...

Feel your pain. Went shopping Tuesday and parked way out in left field. A storm rolled through with 50 MPH winds and blew a shopping cart clear across the lot scrapping the side of my passenger...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-30-2014, 01:01 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,047
Posted By Crmgr
I think it's fraud if your dealer's Parts...

I think it's fraud if your dealer's Parts Department told you they were ordering BMW OEM glass and they outsourced it for the same price. You should also have been given the option if the OEM glass...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-21-2014, 10:52 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 5,729
Posted By Crmgr
Plus 1. Credit score is only the first cut to...

Plus 1. Credit score is only the first cut to place you in one the lender's credit tiers. You can have a 700 plus score with a BestBuy card for $1,000.00 and a $500.00 secured credit card. Big...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-14-2014, 12:36 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,053
Posted By Crmgr
I bought a couple of pair of non-polarized...

I bought a couple of pair of non-polarized American Optical Pilot sunglasses right off their site. You can also get them from amazon and other retailers. They sell both polarized and non-polarized....
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-09-2014, 10:30 AM
Replies: 253
Views: 29,307
Posted By Crmgr
I find the knuckle works pretty good by hitting...

I find the knuckle works pretty good by hitting the end of the button to the side of the graphic. Just realized how stupid that sounds. Why can't BMW design a graphic that doesn't wear out?
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 05-06-2014, 10:03 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,160
Posted By Crmgr
I just turned in my 2011 535XI M-Sport for...

I just turned in my 2011 535XI M-Sport for another lease. My residual was $37K. Dealer paid BMW Financial $32K and had it listed on his lot as a CPR for $40K. Usually better off buying it back from...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-02-2014, 03:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 423
Posted By Crmgr
My new 2014 535XI M-Sport with DHP seems a little...

My new 2014 535XI M-Sport with DHP seems a little softer than my 2011 with the same option. Comfort seems softer than my old normal, not as jarring, especially over small potholes and freeway...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-02-2014, 02:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 423
Posted By Crmgr
My new 2014 535XI M-Sport with DHP seems a little...

My new 2014 535XI M-Sport with DHP seems a little softer than my 2011 with the same option. Comfort seems softer than my old normal, not as jarring, especially over small potholes and freeway...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 04-23-2014, 08:27 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,137
Posted By Crmgr
My dealer told me the pull ahead program was good...

My dealer told me the pull ahead program was good as long as ordered by 3/31/14 and delivery taken by April 30th? If what you're saying is true, I lucked out because my car came in early and I took...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 04-03-2014, 12:07 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,378
Posted By Crmgr
He's selling you the car for below invoice plus a...

He's selling you the car for below invoice plus a $1K college "bonus". That's a good deal on the surface, but what he's really telling you is he has to make it up on the money factor. It's pretty...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-02-2014, 09:35 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,086
Posted By Crmgr
Seriously? That would be the kiss of death for...

Seriously? That would be the kiss of death for his dealership if caught. No franchised dealer would risk not only their reputation, but business to make a few extra dollars on a car sale. Now...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-01-2014, 07:56 AM
Replies: 1,744
Views: 217,671
Posted By Crmgr
The RE960AS RFT does not come in a 245-40-19....

The RE960AS RFT does not come in a 245-40-19. I've been waiting for Bridgestone to add our size with no luck. Best match is a 245-45-19. Not sure why you're having a problem if that's the size,...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-31-2014, 12:26 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,782
Posted By Crmgr
Why take the chance of getting stopped? One or...

Why take the chance of getting stopped? One or two glasses of wine and an excuse to stop you for not having a front plate can cost you a heavy fine or worse. I ran three years without a front plate...
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