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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-04-2016, 08:54 AM
Replies: 41
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Posted By sunny5280
I can't speak to California but in Colorado sales...

I can't speak to California but in Colorado sales tax would be assessed on the difference between the purchase price minus the trade in allowance (i.e. the difference). The specific savings depends...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-03-2016, 11:56 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,734
Posted By sunny5280
If you're receiving a number of offers all within...

If you're receiving a number of offers all within the same range as one another then you're price is too high.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-03-2016, 08:53 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,465
Posted By sunny5280
Sadly sometimes it is (though not a government...

Sadly sometimes it is (though not a government enforced penalty)
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-03-2016, 07:47 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,465
Posted By sunny5280
Then they shouldn't have a license. As I said I'm...

Then they shouldn't have a license. As I said I'm not against the technology. However I dislike the fact it makes it easier to be irresponsible.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-03-2016, 06:56 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,465
Posted By sunny5280
I would rather we return to educating our drivers...

I would rather we return to educating our drivers about the importance of safe driving instead of making it easier to avoid paying attention to driving.

I'm not against technology which helps...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-01-2016, 05:46 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,465
Posted By sunny5280
Couldn't have said it better myself.

Couldn't have said it better myself.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-28-2016, 02:29 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,126
Posted By sunny5280
Again quality is ambiguous. Is a $167 BFGoodrich...

Again quality is ambiguous. Is a $167 BFGoodrich g-Force Sport COMP-2 the same quality as the Pirelli Cinturato P7 Run Flat referenced in the E-Bay sale? You bet it is and it meets the quality...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-28-2016, 01:54 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,126
Posted By sunny5280
IMO the term quality is ambiguous. I could argue...

IMO the term quality is ambiguous. I could argue the same brand / model tire with different speed ratings is the same quality.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-28-2016, 01:25 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,126
Posted By sunny5280
Ah...thanks. So there is some language in there...

Ah...thanks. So there is some language in there that outlines acceptable tires (which doesn't surprise me). However what you've posted doesn't speak to speed rating so he should be OK with installing...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-28-2016, 11:35 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,126
Posted By sunny5280
Does the lease specify tread depth?

Does the lease specify tread depth?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-28-2016, 10:55 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,126
Posted By sunny5280
Does the lease specifically call out what is an...

Does the lease specifically call out what is an acceptable tread depth?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-28-2016, 10:54 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,126
Posted By sunny5280
Since the lease appears to be silent as to what...

Since the lease appears to be silent as to what is un/acceptable I don't see why not.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-28-2016, 10:15 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,126
Posted By sunny5280
What were the reasons given for charging you for...

What were the reasons given for charging you for tires?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-28-2016, 09:26 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,126
Posted By sunny5280
Then the V rated tires are acceptable.

Then the V rated tires are acceptable.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-28-2016, 08:10 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,126
Posted By sunny5280
My advice to you is to consult your lease...

My advice to you is to consult your lease agreement and follow the terms. If it is silent on speed rating than V rated tires are acceptable.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-27-2016, 12:18 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,759
Posted By sunny5280
No, it is not. Having owned and driven both in...

No, it is not. Having owned and driven both in snow I can say that, even with snow tires, RWD is not as good as AWD with all seasons for forward movement. It's better than RWD with A/S but it's not...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-27-2016, 09:32 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,759
Posted By sunny5280
That's what we've heard and it sounds plausible....

That's what we've heard and it sounds plausible. However I think it's a result with little practicality as to achieve the necessary difference one is likely to have to abuse the car in order to see...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-26-2016, 09:27 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 998
Posted By sunny5280
Is there anything preventing the inspection of...

Is there anything preventing the inspection of the pads as one used to do in the good old days?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-25-2016, 05:56 PM
Replies: 286
Views: 11,019
Posted By sunny5280
And I can say the BMW dealer experience isn't any...

And I can say the BMW dealer experience isn't any better than other manufacturers. I can't comment on your specific experiences at other manufacturers dealerships but the one's I've been to have been...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-25-2016, 03:03 PM
Replies: 286
Views: 11,019
Posted By sunny5280
Not trying to be argumentative but these are not...

Not trying to be argumentative but these are not the exclusive domain of BMW. The Subaru dealer I've had my Outback serviced at offers all of these things. The Kia dealer where my friend purchased...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-25-2016, 02:43 PM
Replies: 286
Views: 11,019
Posted By sunny5280
I'm with you on other manufacturers having great...

I'm with you on other manufacturers having great dealer experiences. My friend, who bought a Kia Optima last year, experienced both in the same day: One dealer was the stereotypical dealer who was...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-25-2016, 02:37 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,244
Posted By sunny5280
I believe there's two types of programming: ...

I believe there's two types of programming:

That which is necessary to operate the vehicle
That which is necessary to gain entry to the vehicle


It's been my experience the programming...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-25-2016, 02:20 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,759
Posted By sunny5280
Why is that?

Why is that?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-25-2016, 12:17 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,759
Posted By sunny5280
Perhaps I'm missing something but if it was not...

Perhaps I'm missing something but if it was not your intent to suggest the BMW system was better than I'm not sure why you would mention the differences between them.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-25-2016, 10:08 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,759
Posted By sunny5280
As an owner of several Subaru Outbacks and...

As an owner of several Subaru Outbacks and several X-Drive BMWs I can say without hesitation that they are, for all intents and purposes, equal when it comes to winter driving. Perhaps on some...
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