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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-30-2014, 06:22 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,023
Posted By LongtimeLoafer
My SA is Tom, but I have used them all. I...

My SA is Tom, but I have used them all. I usually get an appointment, always with a loaner, about one week out. Good luck!
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-29-2014, 04:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,023
Posted By LongtimeLoafer
I do not think that you can beat the BMW Gallery...

I do not think that you can beat the BMW Gallery in Norwell. I have never, ever had them provide anything short of excellence, and my wife and I are on our fifth car bought there.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-22-2014, 03:28 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,223
Posted By LongtimeLoafer
Good idea, thanks! I know that I'll replace the...

Good idea, thanks! I know that I'll replace the front orange reflectors with ones painted to match the Alpine White exterior. Oh, cocoa mats as well, of course! ;-)
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-22-2014, 01:57 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,223
Posted By LongtimeLoafer
Mine went into production last Monday. 435i,...

Mine went into production last Monday. 435i, pretty much every option. Alpine white, black interior M Sport. Can't wait!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-28-2013, 03:49 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,305
Posted By LongtimeLoafer
iPhone 5 Cradle?

Any information on when the cradle for iPhone 5 will be available in the US?

Thanks!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-27-2013, 07:29 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,298
Posted By LongtimeLoafer
I got it on my 550xi as well, and it does indeed...

I got it on my 550xi as well, and it does indeed look great!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-18-2013, 01:51 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 698
Posted By LongtimeLoafer
iPhone 5 Cradle US Availability

My local dealer's parts department is now saying not until 2014. What a shame!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-11-2013, 02:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 396
Posted By LongtimeLoafer
Good idea. I'll try it. Thanks!

Good idea. I'll try it. Thanks!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 06-10-2013, 03:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 396
Posted By LongtimeLoafer
2012 3 Series Convertible iPod Question

We have a 2012 3 Series convertible with a dealer-purchased "Y" cable for our iPod Classic. As is well known, there are unresolvable issues with the Classic, which periodically freezes and requires...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-24-2012, 07:17 AM
Replies: 1,534
Views: 88,139
Posted By LongtimeLoafer
Details please? Thanks, and Merry Christmas!

Details please?

Thanks, and Merry Christmas!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-19-2012, 11:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 963
Posted By LongtimeLoafer
I have exactly the same condition on my steering...

I have exactly the same condition on my steering wheel, and I too have not scratched it nor harmed it in any way.

My dealer, BMW Gallery in Norwell, MA is taking care of it, agreeing that it is...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-17-2012, 04:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,085
Posted By LongtimeLoafer
I have, although I have a 2012 550xi. I would do...

I have, although I have a 2012 550xi. I would do it again in a heartbeat. The car now seems to be on rails in turns.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-14-2012, 10:03 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,824
Posted By LongtimeLoafer
I hadn't thought of that. You're right - thanks....

I hadn't thought of that. You're right - thanks. I didn't know that the pedestrian detection will show up on the HUD (probably the way a red car does when a car driving much more slowly than you...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-13-2012, 04:38 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,824
Posted By LongtimeLoafer
Does the Active Cruise control not interfere with...

Does the Active Cruise control not interfere with the built in Radar Detector? This was the reason I dropped out the Active Cruise :([/QUOTE]

It does not appear to interfere with the radar, but I...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-13-2012, 03:02 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,824
Posted By LongtimeLoafer
Thanks for the nice comments! I'll try to...

Thanks for the nice comments! I'll try to respond to these as well as to the preceding poster's question.

I don't have any pictures to post, but there is really little to see that is out of the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-12-2012, 02:11 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,824
Posted By LongtimeLoafer
Wow! What a Car!

I have a 2012 550xi (February build) with every option excluding rear entertainment; this is our fourth BMW, but first 550. I drove it happily for a couple of months before a friend (a BMW...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-12-2012, 05:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 593
Posted By LongtimeLoafer
Try disconnecting your iPod and rebooting it...

Try disconnecting your iPod and rebooting it (switch the lock switch back and forth a number of times, then, with the switch in the unlocked position and the iPod held horizontally, hold down the...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-03-2009, 10:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 796
Posted By LongtimeLoafer
Thanks, Steve. (I am very much old enough to...

Thanks, Steve. (I am very much old enough to remember carbon paper!)

It sounds like a fun color -- can't wait for its arrival (late June). I never thought to ask before ordering the car........
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-03-2009, 09:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 796
Posted By LongtimeLoafer
Different Blacks

I am driving a 2008 535xi which is sapphire black. I have on order a 2010 535xi which is carbon black. Can someone please describe the difference between the two blacks? Thanks.
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