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Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 12-17-2012, 12:19 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,527
Posted By CT7er
If you are planning to keep the shallow 20" RFTs...

If you are planning to keep the shallow 20" RFTs on the vehicle, then DEFINITELY, I repeat, DEFINITELY get the tire/wheel insurance from some carrier (BMW or otherwise). I am at the end of my 3 year...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-26-2011, 07:10 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,897
Posted By CT7er
Thank you, hornhospital, for your common sense...

Thank you, hornhospital, for your common sense reply. I am planning to have an independent look at it right away.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-13-2011, 12:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,897
Posted By CT7er
1995 318is -- Oil leak

My wife's 1995 318is has recently developed a small oil leak (the first engine-related issue it has had). The car has only 59,000 miles and is otherwise in almost perfect condition (garage kept). ...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 04-22-2010, 07:09 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,611
Posted By CT7er
F02 HUD windshield chip

Does anyone have an opinion on how best to deal with a stone chip in the HUD windshield? The chip is about 1/2" in diameter and (at least for now) shows no signs of worsening. My insurance company...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 04-04-2010, 11:18 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,891
Posted By CT7er
Yes, this appears to be a correct assessment. ...

Yes, this appears to be a correct assessment. When in Sport or Sport+, shifting down increases the whine. I doubt any reprogramming will rectify this "problem" characteristic. One would think,...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 12-14-2009, 06:58 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,872
Posted By CT7er
I've had much the same experience. I use NORMAL...

I've had much the same experience. I use NORMAL mode most of the time, although I think I prefer SPORT (with its quicker repsonse) for both city driving and winding roads. As do you, I use COMPORT...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 12-09-2009, 10:56 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,465
Posted By CT7er
I think it is just too late in the season to get...

I think it is just too late in the season to get them now. As it was, mine had to be special ordered back in October -- with payment in full up front. It seems they don't want any excess stock on...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 12-09-2009, 06:45 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,465
Posted By CT7er
I have recently purchased this set-up through my...

I have recently purchased this set-up through my dealer. The Part No. is 36-11-0-439-638 245/50R. The list price for 4 tires/wheels is around $3,500. I paid $3,000. Incidentally, the dealer is...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 12-09-2009, 06:37 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 6,197
Posted By CT7er
Nearly perfect -- more enjoyable than any other...

Nearly perfect -- more enjoyable than any other BMW I have owned. I would (and will) purchase it again.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 12-06-2009, 07:51 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,465
Posted By CT7er
Since I recently purchased my F02 with the...

Since I recently purchased my F02 with the Individual package (from factory w/ 20" performance tires/rims), I opted to get the separate 18" tire/rim winter package from BMW described here and in...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 12-03-2009, 05:09 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,027
Posted By CT7er
I presume your question is whether all...

I presume your question is whether all doors/trunk can be reset to unlock when the driver side door is opened. From my experience with a MY2010 F02 for less than a week, I must regretfully conclude...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 11-25-2009, 05:07 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,208
Posted By CT7er
I'm told by my CA that the 11/09 lease rates are...

I'm told by my CA that the 11/09 lease rates are not changed on account of the credit being applied. We'll see.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 11-24-2009, 05:08 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 23,095
Posted By CT7er
Same deal with my delivery -- the car will reach...

Same deal with my delivery -- the car will reach the dealer Friday, so I can't take delivery until Saturday. I can't wait to see that Citrin Black paint. I expect you're feeling the same.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 11-23-2009, 06:32 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,208
Posted By CT7er
It makes sense that it would not make any...

It makes sense that it would not make any difference as to when the car was ordered as the car isn't subject to the lease until delivery. Well, I guess I'll investigate further with the dealership...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 11-23-2009, 04:04 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,208
Posted By CT7er
Thank you for confirming. I am concerned because...

Thank you for confirming. I am concerned because my CA told me just today that the credit did not apply to my car, MY2010 F02, which arrived at the NY port today. I guess I'll have to ask him to...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 11-23-2009, 03:50 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,208
Posted By CT7er
MY2010 F01/F02 Holiday Finance Credit?

Can anyone confirm that the BMW NA Holiday Finance Credit applies to the MY2010 F01/F02's, assuming that the deal is closed by the January 4, 2010 cut-off? If so, how much is the credit, $1,500 or...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 11-23-2009, 02:11 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 23,095
Posted By CT7er
Actually, mine came in on the Hoegh Trove (not a...

Actually, mine came in on the Hoegh Trove (not a W&W ship, which is more common). The ship left Bremerhaven on 11/13 and arrived NY in the evening on 11/22. I understand they are using all...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 11-22-2009, 10:56 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 23,095
Posted By CT7er
My car is also due in today in New York...

My car is also due in today in New York (actually, the port of Bayonne, NJ). It will go to the VPC on Monday and then hopefully can be at my dealer by Wednesday. Otherwise, with the holiday...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 11-16-2009, 09:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,872
Posted By CT7er
My deal on MY2010 F02 was $1,600 over invoice (w/...

My deal on MY2010 F02 was $1,600 over invoice (w/ wholesale price on options), or about $7,200+ below sticker on an Individual package almost fully loaded.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 10-23-2009, 09:01 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 23,095
Posted By CT7er
I understand that the car would normally not be...

I understand that the car would normally not be held at the port of exit for more than a week.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 10-22-2009, 05:41 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,471
Posted By CT7er
Yes, I believe the luxury package (with heated...

Yes, I believe the luxury package (with heated steering wheel) and the wood inlay wheel are technically separate options. However, ordering the wood inlay wheel will cancel out the heated wheel...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 10-21-2009, 05:36 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,471
Posted By CT7er
To each his (or her) own, as they say. FYI --...

To each his (or her) own, as they say. FYI -- Here are some photos of F02 Individual package from the '09 Paris Auto Show featuring the wood inlay steering wheel (in walnut honey brown against...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 10-20-2009, 04:29 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 18,727
Posted By CT7er
Very common with a new BMW V-8. Not a problem.

Very common with a new BMW V-8. Not a problem.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 10-20-2009, 04:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,471
Posted By CT7er
And anyway, what is the attraction to having the...

And anyway, what is the attraction to having the piano black inlay set off on a black steering wheel?
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 10-20-2009, 04:02 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,471
Posted By CT7er
That is correct; however, you will not have the...

That is correct; however, you will not have the heated steering wheel with the wood inlay. It's either one way or the other.
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