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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-14-2009, 08:14 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 6,949
Posted By 02330iSP
Does anyone have recent experience with...

Does anyone have recent experience with requesting this from their dealer? I called my dealer today after reading this and the scheduling guy asked when I got a letter telling me to come in. I told...
Forum: General BMW 10-26-2007, 09:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 863
Posted By 02330iSP
We have bought 4 Bimmers from Sears and 1 CPO...

We have bought 4 Bimmers from Sears and 1 CPO from Motorwerks and we've gotten good service from them both. I think they're both pretty honest and try to do a good job.

When our cars are out of...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 10-08-2007, 08:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 661
Posted By 02330iSP
BMW Power: My 335i is on the same ship. I was...

BMW Power: My 335i is on the same ship. I was looking at the sailwx site last week and became a little concerned when the last update showing for the Emden was from 9/28. Then, from 10/6 on, it's...
Forum: General BMW 10-07-2007, 08:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 661
Posted By 02330iSP
Go to http://forum.e46fanatics.com/ and register,...

Go to http://forum.e46fanatics.com/ and register, then go to the forum listing and choose Regional Forums, then USA and then Great Lakes.
Forum: General BMW 10-06-2007, 09:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 661
Posted By 02330iSP
I'm also an MN owner and a member of BMWCCA. ...

I'm also an MN owner and a member of BMWCCA. I've done a couple of events with the Northstar chapter up at Brainerd (BIR). Well worth it.

I'll echo the others that e46fanatics.com has more local...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 09-19-2007, 08:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,960
Posted By 02330iSP
Exclamation Gary, I just placed my order for the M3 DSST with...

Gary, I just placed my order for the M3 DSST with the Sport Edition E2 wheels. I printed my order completion page but haven't yet gotten my order number.

However, I stupidly :rolleyes: didn't...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 09-17-2007, 08:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,960
Posted By 02330iSP
Question Gary: Winter setup advice for '08 335i?

Gary, I've had good luck with the Dunlop Winter Sport M3s that I bought from you guys for my last 3-series and for my wife's 5-er. I've just placed an order with my dealer for an '08 335i Sport...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 07-25-2007, 03:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 675
Posted By 02330iSP
Official word from BMW

:thumbdwn:

I decided to ask the source, so I sent this message to BMW's Customer Service:

"Do you have an official policy regarding dealerships providing loaner cars during warranty work? My...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 07-24-2007, 07:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 675
Posted By 02330iSP
Hey, Irv, how far is Barrington from Minneapolis?...

Hey, Irv, how far is Barrington from Minneapolis? :)

Seriously, though, I am curious about BMW's policy on loaner cars for service. One of the reasons I've been hesitant to do a deal anywhere...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 07-23-2007, 07:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 675
Posted By 02330iSP
True story from Minneapolis, just this Saturday. ...

True story from Minneapolis, just this Saturday. I went in to look at an '07 335 because they actually had one with a stick--almost impossible to find. He let me drive it, I liked it, we sat down...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-10-2007, 04:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 676
Posted By 02330iSP
Update--dealer pricing confirmed

A quick update: I heard back from the dealer this morning and my understanding above is correct--it's $1800 + $500, for a total of $2300.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-09-2007, 08:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 676
Posted By 02330iSP
Philippe--good point on the financing--I'm hoping...

Philippe--good point on the financing--I'm hoping they have that program running in August. If they do, I'd be all over it.

I don't think I'll get any benefit on the tires, though--with only 19K...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-09-2007, 04:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 676
Posted By 02330iSP
Question CPO vs. 2OP - Cost Comparison?

My understanding is that the 2OP warranty is almost identical to the CPO warranty (only difference I've seen is that CPO is for 6yrs/100K miles, whereas 2OP is 2yrs/50K miles from the expiration of...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-01-2007, 07:37 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,217
Posted By 02330iSP
Thanks for the offer! :) I think the problem is...

Thanks for the offer! :) I think the problem is the integrated MSN receiver. Not only is it built into the cord, it's also fairly large, plus it needs to have a decent location for receiving info...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-01-2007, 07:10 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,217
Posted By 02330iSP
Pictures and more info

Sorry it took me a couple of days to get pictures. The 680 has the MSN traffic receiver built into the power cord. The MSN traffic works great--people on the Nuvi board say the MSN traffic is much...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 04-29-2007, 07:56 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,217
Posted By 02330iSP
I have a Nuvi 680, and what I did is buy a mount...

I have a Nuvi 680, and what I did is buy a mount from Pro-Fit that goes to the right of the head unit. I then got the BMW accessory that turns your glovebox flashlight connector into a 12V...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 03-21-2007, 07:51 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,545
Posted By 02330iSP
I've never been a fan of gold-type colors, but...

I've never been a fan of gold-type colors, but that Platinum Bronze looks hot!

Thanks for the pics.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-16-2007, 08:35 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,878
Posted By 02330iSP
Thanks for the update, B12--hope it works out for...

Thanks for the update, B12--hope it works out for you.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-14-2007, 07:18 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,878
Posted By 02330iSP
Red face D'oh! Sorry. :eeps:

D'oh! Sorry. :eeps:
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-13-2007, 08:28 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,878
Posted By 02330iSP
Keep us posted, please. I'm in Minnesota, USA...

Keep us posted, please. I'm in Minnesota, USA and it got down to around -20F this winter (actual temperature, not windchill), which is around -29C, and my car shifted perfectly the whole winter (its...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-07-2007, 08:21 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,878
Posted By 02330iSP
Clean, what did you have before? Were you an...

Clean, what did you have before? Were you an automatic owner looking for a next-generation auto tranny, or did you drive a stick? I see that you reference auto mode in the present tense ("is"),...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-07-2007, 08:17 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,878
Posted By 02330iSP
Well, you're about 9 months ahead of me...and...

Well, you're about 9 months ahead of me...and somehow, you drive even less. Mine was leased in Aug '04 and I'm at ~18.5K miles right now.

I'm planning on talking to my dealer to see if they'll...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-06-2007, 08:34 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,878
Posted By 02330iSP
LMC, that's exactly where I am--I love the car,...

LMC, that's exactly where I am--I love the car, but I'm nervous about durability, repair costs and resale value. I'm thinking about extending the warranty and keeping it for at least 6 years total...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-06-2007, 08:32 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,878
Posted By 02330iSP
I don't know about the neutral back into gear...

I don't know about the neutral back into gear shift, but I know that the computer prevents you from making a money shift--if you're at too high an RPM for a downshift, it will ignore your shift...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 03-05-2007, 07:39 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,878
Posted By 02330iSP
My wife planned on driving it (on the rare...

My wife planned on driving it (on the rare occasions when we have to swap cars--think once or twice a year) in auto mode; she now drives it exclusively in manual mode. It's not hard and she actually...
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