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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-24-2015, 10:47 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 526
Posted By fl_cyclist
I've had multiple HPFPs replaced in my old 335 no...

I've had multiple HPFPs replaced in my old 335 no issue with gas smell ever. Not sure what my fuel tank level was but I don't think that should be an issue. Someone was sloppy
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-09-2015, 08:40 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,673
Posted By fl_cyclist
These decisions really are personal ones. Do you...

These decisions really are personal ones. Do you use Nav a lot? I don't need it 90% of my driving. Do you want the added cost? In my case I rather put the money toward the MSport package. But...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-09-2015, 05:33 AM
Replies: 150
Views: 3,368
Posted By fl_cyclist
Actually I like it the way it is as I have a...

Actually I like it the way it is as I have a convertible and will frequently turn off the air when I drop the top. When I get in with the top up I like the fact the AC turns on to my normal setting...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-13-2015, 10:10 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,333
Posted By fl_cyclist
Get the convertible and you will have no issues...

Get the convertible and you will have no issues with the view, especially in FL
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-13-2015, 10:02 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,772
Posted By fl_cyclist
Wind deflector is now included

Wind deflector is now included
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-11-2015, 08:42 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 683
Posted By fl_cyclist
I think 19" look better but as has been said they...

I think 19" look better but as has been said they are a pain to keep the rims in good shape due to so little rubber. I just handed back a 2013 Z4 with 19s and the rims were thrashed you just get no...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-23-2015, 08:46 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,183
Posted By fl_cyclist
I was in the same position but with the...

I was in the same position but with the convertible. I have always driven the I6 including a the 335i, X3 35i and Z4 35i. I test road both and preferred the 435 in the test drive but was not sure...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-21-2015, 10:31 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,022
Posted By fl_cyclist
Pretty odd unless the CA screwed up. When I did...

Pretty odd unless the CA screwed up. When I did mine everything had to come together prior to going into finance and signing the papers. So they checked the lease status, inspected the car, gave me...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-13-2015, 08:24 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 660
Posted By fl_cyclist
My nav in my Z4 would continually get lost when I...

My nav in my Z4 would continually get lost when I went around a traffic circle it would have me heading on a wrong street/direction eventually I would be in the Atlantic ocean. Eventually it was able...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-09-2015, 06:37 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 3,652
Posted By fl_cyclist
Baby seat in the M4 will be tight. I have a 428...

Baby seat in the M4 will be tight. I have a 428 F33 and my daughter has a 3.5m old. So rear facing seat in the back presents some challenges. The seat needs to be level for younger ones and that will...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-02-2015, 04:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 319
Posted By fl_cyclist
F33 side window tint question

Did a search but can't find the answer.

Just got my F33 MSport and it looks like the rear side windows come tinted, while the front sides and rear window are clear. I am looking to tint and was...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-27-2015, 07:09 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 647
Posted By fl_cyclist
I just did mine and every time I do it, it is a...

I just did mine and every time I do it, it is a chore and takes patience.

1. Hold the buttons on the mirror as BMW says to reset them wait until the light shows the button is cleared
2. Take your...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-18-2015, 06:13 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,255
Posted By fl_cyclist
I just switched from a Z4 35i to a 428i. Sound...

I just switched from a Z4 35i to a 428i. Sound wise I can't say the 428i sounds better better especially when backing off the the throttle. Acceleration off the line is much slower than the Z4 or the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-26-2015, 03:50 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 5,330
Posted By fl_cyclist
If you think you will use Nav a lot the 2015 unit...

If you think you will use Nav a lot the 2015 unit looks to be very nice. If you don't use Nav much and want to save money this is a place to do so. I did not order Nav on my F33. I have Nav on my...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-13-2015, 04:53 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 675
Posted By fl_cyclist
It's all timing and dealer allocation. I put in...

It's all timing and dealer allocation. I put in my order for my F33 on 1/20 with my dealer. They were able to swap a general allocation the next day and it went into production on 1/21 and finished...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-28-2015, 04:41 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 945
Posted By fl_cyclist
I would give them time up to a point. I had a new...

I would give them time up to a point. I had a new 335i that was in the shop for the most of it's initial 4mos. Changing HPFP, Fuel injectors etc. The SA and service guys are geared to keep working...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-27-2015, 11:58 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 903
Posted By fl_cyclist
I've gotten $1000 - $1500 on each lease I have...

I've gotten $1000 - $1500 on each lease I have done. Not sure if that is good, bad or average. Between that and the pull ahead it has made me stick with leasing from BMW when I have thought about...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-27-2015, 10:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 903
Posted By fl_cyclist
If you are with BMWFS then if you are over annual...

If you are with BMWFS then if you are over annual mileage (prorated) you will need to pay if you do a pull ahead. I have not done a purchase at end of lease but I expect the lease rate and residual...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-27-2015, 09:47 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 4,803
Posted By fl_cyclist
Frankly why don't they just create a phone app...

Frankly why don't they just create a phone app that can download info (encrypted of course) and use nfc or bluetooth to manage the locks and start the car in passive mode? You can get this now for...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-27-2015, 06:45 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,774
Posted By fl_cyclist
Don't have my 4 yet but in my Z4 if you have the...

Don't have my 4 yet but in my Z4 if you have the gear select moved to sport and use the paddles it stays in manual mode until you switch out of sport (not to be confused with the sport switch...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-22-2015, 08:25 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 891
Posted By fl_cyclist
Did get a chance to look at a M235i Coupe, nice...

Did get a chance to look at a M235i Coupe, nice fast little car. Ragtops don't work for me though
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-22-2015, 04:46 AM
Replies: 171
Views: 8,078
Posted By fl_cyclist
I had the option of a black/red 2015 428i vert or...

I had the option of a black/red 2015 428i vert or ordering. In general my preference was not to do the red, my wife looked at it and said 'never'. It is really personal preference.

Most dealers...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-21-2015, 09:46 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 891
Posted By fl_cyclist
So I found a 428i vert and did a test drive....

So I found a 428i vert and did a test drive. Clearly it does not move off the line like a 35 nor would I expect that considering the weight and engine. However, it was not an issue for me and once...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-20-2015, 06:21 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 891
Posted By fl_cyclist
My handling concerns were in relationship to the...

My handling concerns were in relationship to the X3 rather than the Z4 I don't expect that to match. Our X3 is a base 28i and the steering is a bit loose feeling and there is some body roll. I have...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-20-2015, 04:19 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 891
Posted By fl_cyclist
I'm coming from a Z4 35i so I have had my fun...

I'm coming from a Z4 35i so I have had my fun sport car for a few years and am looking at getting something a bit bigger but staying with a convertible. My wife would prefer less power = less...
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