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Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 08-19-2014, 02:03 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,380
Posted By The BoatMan
Had them in our 2012 550GT. They were to put it...

Had them in our 2012 550GT. They were to put it bluntly completely and utterly useless. Made a lot of noise to make you believe they were doing something to mitigate the heat but alas false hope.
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Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 08-03-2014, 06:14 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,602
Posted By The BoatMan
I followed the link and read the entire thread...

I followed the link and read the entire thread but last update was there is no update available.

"No update available ---

Ok, just had car serviced and asked them to check puma for update. I...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 08-03-2014, 08:51 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,602
Posted By The BoatMan
Our X5 has the 4-zone climate control. Issue for...

Our X5 has the 4-zone climate control. Issue for us is not with temperature but with volume as others have mentioned.

If the rear climate is off the AC works great in the front. If the AC is...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 07-29-2014, 10:59 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,482
Posted By The BoatMan
Our 50i was the second purchase from Tom Terrill....

Our 50i was the second purchase from Tom Terrill. He's willing to work with you on pricing. He's very good in responding and communicating. In June we got 1500 over invoice, base MF, no mark up on...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 07-08-2014, 05:46 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 984
Posted By The BoatMan
You can also do a 30 month lease. The residual...

You can also do a 30 month lease. The residual is almost always an exact split between the 24/36 month rates. Do 12k a year and then mileage adjustment to 15k. It works out the same and you never...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 07-01-2014, 05:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 983
Posted By The BoatMan
+1 Had running boards on our 2009 xX35D. Never...

+1 Had running boards on our 2009 xX35D. Never want them again. Fine without them on our X5 M Sport.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 06-23-2014, 04:42 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,353
Posted By The BoatMan
Edmunds gave me invoice to the penny on our 2014...

Edmunds gave me invoice to the penny on our 2014 X5 50i.

Invoice including maco/training was .9248% of MSRP for me.

Our dealer emailed us the vir with wholesale/msrp anyway which Im sure most...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 06-19-2014, 04:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,162
Posted By The BoatMan
size of those wheels/tires, oh my.

size of those wheels/tires, oh my.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 06-18-2014, 09:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 526
Posted By The BoatMan
Nicely done. For some reason I thought you were...

Nicely done. For some reason I thought you were going with the 20's. I guess its luck of the draw what they throw on. Our 550 Msport delivered last month had the Michelins.

All subjective but...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 06-18-2014, 09:34 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 900
Posted By The BoatMan
I have a 50i M Sport Carbon Black - Mocha Design...

I have a 50i M Sport Carbon Black - Mocha Design Package with the hex trim.

First time ever going with aluminum. I don't regret the decision. I think it looks great. Only a month old but no...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 06-15-2014, 01:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 869
Posted By The BoatMan
Edmunds had accurate invoice pricing down to the...

Edmunds had accurate invoice pricing down to the penny on our X5. Edmunds also has car forums. Get to the leasing forum for the vehicle you want and ask for the current mf/residual/incentives.
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Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 06-14-2014, 08:28 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 347
Posted By The BoatMan
Emergency Transmission Release Procedure?

Anyone know the procedure for the 2014 X5 50?

Found the parking release procedure in the manual but similar to other years nothing regarding getting it into neutral.

Is this similar to other...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 06-10-2014, 02:05 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,029
Posted By The BoatMan
MACK77- Our 50i has the base 19inch M Sport...

MACK77-

Our 50i has the base 19inch M Sport wheels. Delivered with the Michelin Latitude Tour HP tires.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 06-09-2014, 05:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,029
Posted By The BoatMan
Let me clarify. Trying to convey that I don't...

Let me clarify. Trying to convey that I don't have a problem with the run flats and even though I purchased the spare option thinking I would swap out to non run flats, for the time being I'm...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 06-08-2014, 05:45 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,202
Posted By The BoatMan
+1 First time ordering DHP. 50 with DHP is...

+1

First time ordering DHP. 50 with DHP is amazing. This truck is a beast...speed, exhaust note is unreal. It's faster and handles better than our 550gt.

And it has the torque vectoring...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 06-08-2014, 05:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,029
Posted By The BoatMan
Interesting, we have an X5 50i M Sport with DHP...

Interesting, we have an X5 50i M Sport with DHP and the standard 19" wheels. Picked up a couple weeks ago.

This thing feels like a boat compared to our 550gt. We got the spare option also in...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 06-07-2014, 06:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 579
Posted By The BoatMan
Possible things have changed but not sure the...

Possible things have changed but not sure the price of the extended maintenance goes up if you purchase later. I don't see the point buying in advance, never know what you may decide to do.
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Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 06-03-2014, 01:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,267
Posted By The BoatMan
You have mad negotiation skills. I should have...

You have mad negotiation skills. I should have hired you to work my deal. I've never gotten better than 500 over invoice even on a BMW not in demand.

Looks great, we picked up our X5 M Sport in...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 06-03-2014, 01:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 691
Posted By The BoatMan
I don't see acq fee listed in your deal. So 925...

I don't see acq fee listed in your deal. So 925 because by the rest of your details their probably marking that up the 200. that would add another 26 a month. Need your msrp as well to calculate....
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 05-31-2014, 05:54 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 8,947
Posted By The BoatMan
:thumbup:

:thumbup:
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 05-31-2014, 05:48 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,437
Posted By The BoatMan
Edmunds gives me correct invoice with options...

Edmunds gives me correct invoice with options down to the penny. Add in my regions maco/training and my invoice calculation matches the dealers again down to the penny.
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 05-31-2014, 05:40 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 586
Posted By The BoatMan
CarMax for a free, quick, fairly accurate value...

CarMax for a free, quick, fairly accurate value of your car. Good starting point.

In NJ 1k-1500k over invoice on 2014 X5 is easily doable by emailing dealers. Not sure about your neck of the...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 05-30-2014, 05:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,120
Posted By The BoatMan
You'd be better off choosing your preferred...

You'd be better off choosing your preferred colors and not worrying about ventilated seats.

Have them on our 550GT and the only thing they do is make a s@@t load of noise. I don't even bother to...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 05-25-2014, 06:11 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 629
Posted By The BoatMan
I got lucky with my 2012 550GT as this guy's...

I got lucky with my 2012 550GT as this guy's friend set up the audio settings a few years ago. Every vehicle is different but a starting point.
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Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 05-22-2014, 10:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 736
Posted By The BoatMan
Picking up tomorrow, less then a month from order to delivery

Thanks for everyone's help. Placed order on April 28th and is already at dealer ready for pickup tomorrow May 22nd.

Only real indecision was with the wheels. Decided against the 20 inch wheels...
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