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Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-09-2015, 01:56 PM
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Posted By ubermax
thanks X , it's amazing how some SAs think...

thanks X , it's amazing how some SAs think they're the same :mad:
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-09-2015, 10:58 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 241
Posted By ubermax
Excellent thanks Supercourse !!!

Excellent thanks Supercourse !!!
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-09-2015, 05:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 364
Posted By ubermax
Microfilter vs Fuel System Air Filter

The Service & Maintenance Manual refers to microfilter under Inspection I in the engine compartment & under Emission Control Maintenance it refers to Air Filter under Fuel System -

are these one...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-09-2015, 05:20 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 241
Posted By ubermax
Microfilter vs Fuel System Air Filter

The Service & Maintenance Manual refers to microfilter under Inspection I in the engine compartment & under Emission Control Maintenance it refers to Air Filter under Fuel System -

are these one...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-24-2014, 06:05 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,251
Posted By ubermax
I think I'm going to give the Audi Q5 a hard look...

I think I'm going to give the Audi Q5 a hard look - from what I can tell on line it's very comparable to the X3 with a price that's 3-5 grand less - downside is cash in full but the upside is I can...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-23-2014, 03:10 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,251
Posted By ubermax
All I'm saying is that you have to compare what...

All I'm saying is that you have to compare what Edmund's shows for the base price and the options you pick against what BMW shows when you do an online build through the BMWUSA website - the numbers...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-22-2014, 01:11 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,251
Posted By ubermax
When I used Edmund's recently I noticed that the...

When I used Edmund's recently I noticed that the starting price for MSRP was $400 lower than the BMWUSA online build and also didn't include certain options like mats in my case ; Edmund's...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-22-2014, 07:32 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,779
Posted By ubermax
For curiosity I just did an Audi Q5 build on-line...

For curiosity I just did an Audi Q5 build on-line - for the 35i X3 I just picked the cold weather package, nothing else and did the same for the Audi - MSRP was about $43,000 for the 3.0 engine ,...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-22-2014, 06:32 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,779
Posted By ubermax
Taking my Edmund's numbers and adjusting for the...

Taking my Edmund's numbers and adjusting for the $400 price increase and mats I get $49,624 MSRP and $45,699 Invoice - I wondered why the dealer balked at $45,500 before trade-in - now I know !!!...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-21-2014, 10:08 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,779
Posted By ubermax
Sounds fantastic 9.5% below MSRP , almost too...

Sounds fantastic 9.5% below MSRP , almost too good to be believable , was it a dealer demo with just a couple miles on it ??
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-20-2014, 05:26 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,779
Posted By ubermax
Another case of being too quick on the trigger ,...

Another case of being too quick on the trigger , my percents in my last post are with respect to MSRP .

It's all kind of mysterious though , I guess the difference between MSRP and Invoice is what...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-20-2014, 10:29 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,779
Posted By ubermax
My mistake , you're right , I was taking the...

My mistake , you're right , I was taking the Edmunds MSRP adding the $400 recent hike and adding mats but I didn't also adjust the Edmunds Invoice number , apples to oranges .

I'm at 8.3% below...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-20-2014, 09:43 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,779
Posted By ubermax
How do you know BMW invoice is 8% below MSRP ?...

How do you know BMW invoice is 8% below MSRP ? Edmonds has it at 9% for MSRP of 50K & by the way (8%off + 500) is the same as 7% off for the 50K ride I'm looking at .

I find KBB and Edmunds pretty...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-20-2014, 08:13 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,779
Posted By ubermax
Couple things , the email from BMWUSA promoting...

Couple things , the email from BMWUSA promoting the 1K credit doesn't say a thing about on the lot cars only & so I think it's designed to be a come on into the dealership .

Per Edmonds invoice...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-20-2014, 07:32 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,779
Posted By ubermax
Sorry for the delay in responding & thanks for...

Sorry for the delay in responding & thanks for the umlaut - this was a promotion through our local dealership in November & seemed to be similar to a FB like type thing , you logged onto their...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-18-2014, 10:45 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,779
Posted By ubermax
that could be , good point X !!!

that could be , good point X !!!
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-18-2014, 10:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 799
Posted By ubermax
Actually maybe it's only standard with the 35i ???

Actually maybe it's only standard with the 35i ???
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-18-2014, 10:32 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 799
Posted By ubermax
Well then I'm confused , if you go out to the...

Well then I'm confused , if you go out to the BMW-USA site and do a "build your own" there's a spot where you can click "standard features" and panoramic moonroof is right there under "Comfort and...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-18-2014, 10:26 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,779
Posted By ubermax
Our local dealership has that 1K incentive but...

Our local dealership has that 1K incentive but it's tied to a charitable cause - not a local cause but a BMW endorsed cause - and I don't believe it's only for in stock inventory .

Jt90 , I would...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-18-2014, 09:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 799
Posted By ubermax
It looks great , the shot in the shade looks like...

It looks great , the shot in the shade looks like it's not snow white ?? also , I thought the Moonroof was standard , no ????
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-18-2014, 09:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 556
Posted By ubermax
thanks everyone for the responses , HOP , I may...

thanks everyone for the responses , HOP , I may have picked Mocha originally also ?? but Saddle is the color I like with Space Grey and I don't want sport seats or the other little do-dads , will...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-17-2014, 02:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 556
Posted By ubermax
thanks for checking it out , I'll try again .

thanks for checking it out , I'll try again .
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-17-2014, 01:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 556
Posted By ubermax
Saddle Brown Without Xline

About a week ago I priced a 2015 X3 35i on the BMW-USA site and Saddle was only available in M or X line - today it's available without M or X - is this a BMW pre-Christmas marketing tactic ? -...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-14-2014, 06:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 886
Posted By ubermax
Thanks again everyone , I feel like I'm much...

Thanks again everyone , I feel like I'm much better prepared now !!!!
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 12-13-2014, 06:24 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 886
Posted By ubermax
thanks for the great tips , bluecow and Shadowfax...

thanks for the great tips , bluecow and Shadowfax , very helpful !!

Shadowfax , I've never leased but from what I understand the "cap cost" is the price that the lease terms , primarily monthly...
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