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Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-27-2013, 09:32 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,015
Posted By miamibeach
Auto Start issue with my new 2014 X3

I have a MY2014. It remembers the last setting. So no need to reprogram.

For previous model years Dealer told me that the reprogram needs to be scheduled in advance and takes one day to complete!...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-17-2013, 08:47 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 465
Posted By miamibeach
Deep sea blue pics

More pics to follow.


Sent from BimmerApp mobile app
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-17-2013, 08:47 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 465
Posted By miamibeach
Deep sea blue pics

Received last week. X3 28377089377090377091
Deep sea blue
Nevada chestnut
Satin trim
Premium
Lighting
M-sport
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 05-17-2013, 08:43 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,248
Posted By miamibeach
Pros and Cons of M Sport

I was on a budget with my vehicle. As a result I chose the $3000 m sport package over other options people find more useful such as navigation or heads up display.
Love the wheels, steering wheel,...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-20-2013, 01:14 PM
Replies: 546
Views: 47,236
Posted By miamibeach
Ordered last week X3 28. Deep sea blue. Nevada...

Ordered last week
X3 28. Deep sea blue. Nevada Chestnut. Premium. Lighting and of course m-sport.
Now the waiting game.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-30-2013, 01:48 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 735
Posted By miamibeach
Lease rates 2014 x3 28?

Im planning on ordering a 2014 x3 28 tomorrow.

What are the residuals and money factors that people are getting from the dealerships for orders?
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 03-03-2013, 07:49 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 250
Posted By miamibeach
End of Lease Options

I have a 2010 E90 328i with 26,000 miles. My lease term was 12,000 miles/year so I am way under.

Residual is $23,940. I looked at similar CPO models and the dealer prices are $26K-$30K.

Is a...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 11-29-2011, 10:47 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 856
Posted By miamibeach
NON OEM Runflats?

I am looking to replace the runflats. The car is a lease so I need other runflats.

My choices are:
1) OEM Bridgestones
2) Bridgestone Potenza II (I guess this is the new version?)
3)...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-18-2010, 08:29 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,532
Posted By miamibeach
2007 335i vs 2010 328i (my review)

After 3 years in my E90 335i I unfortunately had to say goodbye as my lease was expiring. I briefly contemplated purchasing the vehicle, but the thoughts of repairs after the warranty gave me pains...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-14-2009, 10:48 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,755
Posted By miamibeach
Go for Garmin. They have models that start at...

Go for Garmin. They have models that start at $125.

The top of the line models have traffic updates and other advanced features.

Last year i bought an old 200 series from Amazon for under $150...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 07-27-2009, 01:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,123
Posted By miamibeach
I'm in the process of replacing all my RFT tires....

I'm in the process of replacing all my RFT tires. Anyone know where I can get tire insurance for Florida?

The auto club no longer covers vehicles in Florida.
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 07-11-2009, 06:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 684
Posted By miamibeach
I took the chance and drove to the dealership at...

I took the chance and drove to the dealership at 35mph. No damage to the rim. Of course the service advisor tried to get me to purchase 4 new tires.

I just got the one from them at a nice price of...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 07-10-2009, 11:04 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 684
Posted By miamibeach
Just got flat tire. Should I drive on RFT?

So I got a flat tire this morning driving on the highway. Rear Right Bridgestone Runflat.

I heard a pop and the low pressure warning light is on.

I had about another 7 mile drive to work. The...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 07-10-2009, 10:33 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 8,927
Posted By miamibeach
I had those Michelins on my 96 Audi A4. They were...

I had those Michelins on my 96 Audi A4. They were awesome tires. Great in wet conditions. Relatively quiet (my previous set was a high mileage Hankook tire).

Great cornering and stability. I would...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-13-2008, 03:00 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,009
Posted By miamibeach
I think that after the 50,000 mile free...

I think that after the 50,000 mile free maintenance period the cost of ownership would be similar to Mercedes and Audi.

My previous Audi was a nightmare to maintain after the warranty ran out.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-13-2008, 02:50 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 5,033
Posted By miamibeach
i keep an extra set in the glove box now.

i keep an extra set in the glove box now.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-13-2008, 02:42 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,626
Posted By miamibeach
My car sits outside all day at work. I have 20%...

My car sits outside all day at work. I have 20% tints and always use a sun shade that help to keep it cool. But yes it does take some time for the AC to kick in.

On a recent trip from Miami to...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 06-11-2008, 09:51 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,123
Posted By miamibeach
Paragon purchased the Auto Club. They are the...

Paragon purchased the Auto Club. They are the same company. They said that they don't offer the tire and wheel insurance in florida (plus 4 other states) anymore.

Anybody else have any ideas?
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 06-01-2008, 08:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,123
Posted By miamibeach
Tire Insurance in Florida?

Almost a year ago I purchase the tire insurance through the Auto Club.

I called them this week to renew my policy and they said that they could no longer insure drivers in the state of Florida.
...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-26-2007, 07:48 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 5,033
Posted By miamibeach
Why do people steal valve stem covers?

Just noticed the other day that both of my driver side wheels are now missing the valve stem covers.

I'm glad I didn't invest in the fancy aftermarket one with the BMW logo.

When will people...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-26-2007, 11:00 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,079
Posted By miamibeach
Radar Detector. Laser Jammer. And some back up...

Radar Detector. Laser Jammer. And some back up funds for a good ticket lawyer. Enjoy life, but be careful in the process.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 09-26-2007, 05:01 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,210
Posted By miamibeach
This is a funny thread. The last time I...

This is a funny thread.

The last time I tried to race two bikes was last week. There were cruising along at about 90 mph as I cought up to them. They took off (FAST) when they saw the red and blue...
Forum: Motorsports, Racing & Track 08-08-2007, 01:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 803
Posted By miamibeach
Track racing in South Florida?

I did a search already but could not find the information.

I am sick and tired of not being able to drive my car the way it was designed to be handled.

I live in South Florida. My car is...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-23-2007, 08:01 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,793
Posted By miamibeach
My Nokia 6133 works fine. The only problem is...

My Nokia 6133 works fine. The only problem is that you do not get call display for call waiting. Address book works perfectly.

I tried an older model Nokia 6102 and it did not connect.

I got...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-13-2007, 01:33 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,737
Posted By miamibeach
The ride is not too harsh for city driving. Rims...

The ride is not too harsh for city driving. Rims are nicer looking. Seats are better. You will thank yourself if you take the car out of the weekend and really push it to the limits. I guess the...
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