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Forum: Ask-A-Dealer Today, 12:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 532
Posted By schnell525
BMW approved tires are supposed to have a Star on...

BMW approved tires are supposed to have a Star on the sidewall.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) Today, 12:43 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 948
Posted By schnell525
don't smoke in it, or eat in it. keep the...

don't smoke in it, or eat in it. keep the interior clean and the leather treated and it smells fine. get winter mats that have high of enough lip around the perimeter to prevent water from leaking...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) Today, 12:40 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 398
Posted By schnell525
Being far enough from the great lakes, you might...

Being far enough from the great lakes, you might get some streamers but you're not in the lake effect counties like Lake and Ashtabula and a bit south of them. Personally I think xdrive is helpful...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-30-2014, 10:34 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 948
Posted By schnell525
Just treat the leather and keep the junk out of...

Just treat the leather and keep the junk out of the car. It should smell fine without other stuff, unless the filtration system/filter has gotten moldy.

Forget it if you smoke in the car. It's...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 09-28-2014, 12:12 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,079
Posted By schnell525
I would find another dealer--that's sketchy.

I would find another dealer--that's sketchy.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-28-2014, 12:06 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,162
Posted By schnell525
Glad to know BMW has your back.........:thumbdwn:

Glad to know BMW has your back.........:thumbdwn:
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-20-2014, 12:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 370
Posted By schnell525
From what I remember it could activate anytime...

From what I remember it could activate anytime from 3x to 6x of windshield washing when headlight washing was on. You can always pull the stalk and wash on your own. A lot of times it seemed to...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-19-2014, 11:40 PM
Replies: 354
Views: 11,750
Posted By schnell525
Congrats KA on your choice! I hope it works out...

Congrats KA on your choice! I hope it works out for you.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-15-2014, 03:01 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 911
Posted By schnell525
I would absolutely never buy one of those cars.

I would absolutely never buy one of those cars.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 09-15-2014, 01:56 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,209
Posted By schnell525
Wow...crazy story. I hope you end up on the good...

Wow...crazy story. I hope you end up on the good end of the stick here.

When I got my 550 in 2012, the dealer set up the BMW Connect and there was something for me to do when I was home.

I...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-13-2014, 02:00 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 911
Posted By schnell525
Yes, it's common knowledge what BMW USA, (among...

Yes, it's common knowledge what BMW USA, (among other mtgs) will buy back a car, go through and fix what they think is wrong, and put them back via the auction market. If a car doesn't have a lemon...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-10-2014, 01:24 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 951
Posted By schnell525
Congrats on your new ride!

Congrats on your new ride!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-10-2014, 01:23 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 2,879
Posted By schnell525
It's one thing to have enthusiasm for one's car. ...

It's one thing to have enthusiasm for one's car. It's fun--what the heck. It's fun to play with your car on some back roads rowing the gearbox yourself, even with an automatic.

However there's a...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 09-09-2014, 09:46 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,036
Posted By schnell525
Good luck! Don't let a service manager...

Good luck!

Don't let a service manager destroy a long-term relationship with a customer because he won't get out of his chair.

Slow replies, whether it being from the dealer owner, general...
Forum: Dealer Feedback / Vehicle Problems 09-06-2014, 12:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 349
Posted By schnell525
You should always check the car before you leave...

You should always check the car before you leave the dealer if you can. Don't worry about irritating staff. My brother had a car were the tech forgot to put the oil cap back on.

I've seen some...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 09-05-2014, 10:51 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 973
Posted By schnell525
FYI, anyone can get invoice on Audi these days....

FYI, anyone can get invoice on Audi these days. The only reason to go with particular sales rep is if and only if he or she can get you x% below invoice.
My 2 cents. bayoucity

The goal is to get...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-04-2014, 12:17 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,343
Posted By schnell525
i have the carbon-build up on the exhausts. it's...

i have the carbon-build up on the exhausts. it's a sign too that your car's not burning its fuel as well as it should. however with ever DFI engine, you'll probably see this. when the tips are...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 09-03-2014, 11:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,245
Posted By schnell525
I'm looking at the market value of the car just...

I'm looking at the market value of the car just the same as the dealers and used care managers look at a car if a customer takes delivery. They take advantage of a few grand worth incentives, and...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-31-2014, 01:58 AM
Replies: 354
Views: 11,750
Posted By schnell525
oh and remember KA, there are very few on this...

oh and remember KA, there are very few on this forum that can actually vouch for having enough E class W212s to the F10 (actual ownership).

The F10 has some good quality craftsmanship. Same can...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-30-2014, 11:37 PM
Replies: 354
Views: 11,750
Posted By schnell525
Get at new 911. Figure out the numbers and go. ...

Get at new 911. Figure out the numbers and go. Maserati's deprivation is huge. Porsche experience is worth it....and if you pick out a good dealer you should be good to go. It's worth going to...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 08-30-2014, 11:32 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,245
Posted By schnell525
This is not a demo car--as they may call it. It...

This is not a demo car--as they may call it. It is a used car. It has an "auction" value.

If you bought it new, drove it for 2k, and came in for an evaluation, what do you think they'd give you?...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-30-2014, 10:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 455
Posted By schnell525
I've heard this clunking noise in the front end,...

I've heard this clunking noise in the front end, especially the right front with adaptive suspension.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-30-2014, 10:45 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,256
Posted By schnell525
RWD 5 series, especially a 550 is impaired...

RWD 5 series, especially a 550 is impaired compared to an 550ix. If you get snow, or have any question about snow...get xdrive. RWD 550 will not perform, with the best of snow tires like an AWD...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 08-30-2014, 10:28 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 5,677
Posted By schnell525
I really don't see on a lease scenario where...

I really don't see on a lease scenario where there's that great of a savings to take a demo or loaner car. You don't know the history. You don't know how the car has been treated. IMO the discount...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-29-2014, 11:43 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 737
Posted By schnell525
nice! congrats on your new ride!

nice! congrats on your new ride!
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