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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-20-2017, 03:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 350
Posted By J.J.
I had a great purchase experience at Gainesville....

I had a great purchase experience at Gainesville. They're willing to go the extra mile, or so it seems. I've had no service experience there as of yet
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners & Enthusiasts 01-30-2017, 09:12 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 936
Posted By J.J.
It is a shame / tragedy the emission system keeps...

It is a shame / tragedy the emission system keeps this from being a long lasting fantastic vehicle. I hate hearing stories like these. Please continue to keep us updated about your problems and...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners & Enthusiasts 01-30-2017, 08:58 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,391
Posted By J.J.
If you don't mind the inquiry, at how many miles...

If you don't mind the inquiry, at how many miles did this problem begin?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 01-28-2017, 08:47 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,450
Posted By J.J.
I would agree with buying my child a Mazda. I...

I would agree with buying my child a Mazda. I just sold my 07' Mazda 3. I replaced tires and brakes. Never in the shop, never broke down. No hiccups. It was a great car and if Mazda produces a diesel...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 01-26-2017, 07:54 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,070
Posted By J.J.
If you were to return your leased vehicle, could...

If you were to return your leased vehicle, could one then track the car, negotiate the price including CPO and then repurchase?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 01-23-2017, 09:49 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,070
Posted By J.J.
2 yrs left on my lease and I will likely buy out...

2 yrs left on my lease and I will likely buy out at lease end as well. OP keep us posted on what you decide and how you negotiate lease end purchase with your dealer.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners & Enthusiasts 01-22-2017, 09:43 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,391
Posted By J.J.
As a 16' 535D owner, I'm afraid I cannot answer...

As a 16' 535D owner, I'm afraid I cannot answer your questions concerning problems and longevity, however I can reports that at 10K miles I've had no issues and remain in the warm honeymoon period...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-22-2016, 03:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 955
Posted By J.J.
Congratulations on a nice choice. I feel they...

Congratulations on a nice choice. I feel they should offer more diesel option here in the states. A 435d would be quite nice.
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners & Enthusiasts 12-18-2016, 07:16 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,130
Posted By J.J.
Love my d

Love my d
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 11-26-2016, 04:30 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 941
Posted By J.J.
I'm currently leasing a 535D at 10k miles/yr. I...

I'm currently leasing a 535D at 10k miles/yr. I commute 45 miles per day total. Get 550 miles to the tank and drive aggressively. Seems well worth it to drive the diesel. It has power right where you...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 10-27-2016, 12:32 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 9,880
Posted By J.J.
This thread has definitely gotten way off topic...

This thread has definitely gotten way off topic but I will say, as an emergency physician, there are a plethora of other conditions and circumstances that should concern and may at some time afflict...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 10-25-2016, 06:28 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 5,993
Posted By J.J.
I would definitely trade up for the EU 540d. I...

I would definitely trade up for the EU 540d. I bet that thing is a riot.
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 10-25-2016, 09:46 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 9,880
Posted By J.J.
I've been driving my diesel since Christmas....

I've been driving my diesel since Christmas. Never once have I seen black smoke or smelt any fumes. The only time it even sounds like a diesel is at startup and probably the first 2 seconds on the...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 10-23-2016, 06:08 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 9,880
Posted By J.J.
I hope they bring a D. I would consider buying my...

I hope they bring a D. I would consider buying my current lease if they were to discontinue the diesel. The diesel is BMWs little secret. Not yet clear on why others don't absolutely demand the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 09-20-2016, 05:17 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,116
Posted By J.J.
I have the 535D and really only use the comfort...

I have the 535D and really only use the comfort mode for interstate driving. I always drive in sport and most of the time while engaging the sport transmission. I've had too many problems with...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners & Enthusiasts 09-04-2016, 01:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,349
Posted By J.J.
Hmm, they offer nothing for the 2016 535D.

Hmm, they offer nothing for the 2016 535D.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 05-21-2016, 08:20 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,964
Posted By J.J.
As an owner of a 2016 535D, I can confirm that a...

As an owner of a 2016 535D, I can confirm that a slight delay is felt when accelerating from a dead stop. This delay occurs irrespective of transmission mode, auto hold or ACC activation. I've...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners & Enthusiasts 05-07-2016, 08:00 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,503
Posted By J.J.
I suppose this would work on a 16' 535d?

I suppose this would work on a 16' 535d?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 04-14-2016, 12:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 954
Posted By J.J.
My numbers are in agreement.

My numbers are in agreement.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-25-2016, 08:56 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 423
Posted By J.J.
Tire question. Lease related.

It seems BMW is pretty particular concerning tread depth upon lease return. What is the magic number of miles put on a set of OEM tires that would be acceptable at lease return. I realize this will...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-23-2016, 07:04 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,205
Posted By J.J.
How does one go about this? I would like to have...

How does one go about this? I would like to have some of the coding features installed. Is this something that has to be done in person?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-23-2016, 07:00 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,232
Posted By J.J.
I was initially drawn to the BMW 5 series by the...

I was initially drawn to the BMW 5 series by the E60. I was never able to afford one at the time. Every time I hear someone speak of the E60 the way you do, it makes me want to hunt one down.

I'm...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 03-14-2016, 09:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 339
Posted By J.J.
I used one on a previous car for 8 years without...

I used one on a previous car for 8 years without problem or complaint. Worked as advertised. I don't change my own oil anymore so...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners & Enthusiasts 02-05-2016, 06:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 815
Posted By J.J.
Can the JBD be used on the 535D as well? No...

Can the JBD be used on the 535D as well? No mention of this on the site.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 01-30-2016, 07:19 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,875
Posted By J.J.
I have to agree. I've been a 535d owner for a...

I have to agree. I've been a 535d owner for a little over 1 month and 1200 miles. I couldn't be more impressed. I do 70/30 highway / city and routinely get 600 miles to the tank. The d has plenty of...
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