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Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 04-11-2014, 06:57 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,157
Posted By jlkaufman
Just our of curiosity, what is the going rate to...

Just our of curiosity, what is the going rate to get coding done? Thanks,
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 02-16-2014, 07:19 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,467
Posted By jlkaufman
Smile Sorry - meant inversely proportiona.

Sorry - meant inversely proportiona.
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 02-15-2014, 08:16 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,132
Posted By jlkaufman
I drove a loaner that had the new touchpad and...

I drove a loaner that had the new touchpad and just did not like how it looked in the car. My '14 has the same system (I believe), just without the larger knob which enables touchpad input. I found...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 02-15-2014, 07:52 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,467
Posted By jlkaufman
I have a '14 650xi (manufactured in March 2013)...

I have a '14 650xi (manufactured in March 2013) with about 15k miles. One time while driving on Rt 95 I stomped the pedal to get around someone and suddenly felt the car shudder and immediately got...
Forum: F06 Gran Coupe (2013 - Current) 08-15-2013, 08:03 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,205
Posted By jlkaufman
The film does prevent the headlamps from...

The film does prevent the headlamps from yellowing. And yes, I do own the car.
Forum: F06 Gran Coupe (2013 - Current) 08-15-2013, 08:02 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,205
Posted By jlkaufman
I was told thatr removing the XPEL film is as...

I was told thatr removing the XPEL film is as simple as pulling it off and then using a water-thinned alcohol solution to remove any residual glue and will not harm the paint. Basiclly it is the...
Forum: F06 Gran Coupe (2013 - Current) 08-14-2013, 07:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,205
Posted By jlkaufman
I ended-up putting 70% on my front windshield...

I ended-up putting 70% on my front windshield because my installer told me that 3M recalled the 90% film due to issues with the glue. I can't tell you if 70% will be dark enough for the effect you...
Forum: F06 Gran Coupe (2013 - Current) 08-12-2013, 08:01 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,205
Posted By jlkaufman
I went and did 70% on the front windshield and...

I went and did 70% on the front windshield and 50% everywhere else and am glad I did. The HUD is still completely readable in both the day and night and the car does not get nearly as warm when left...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 04-11-2013, 07:02 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,385
Posted By jlkaufman
I just received a MY14 650 GC w/Executive Package...

I just received a MY14 650 GC w/Executive Package and did NOT have a soft close trunk. I asked my CA to follow-up as I expected it to have one but have not received an answer yet.
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 04-11-2013, 06:54 PM
Replies: 162
Views: 4,934
Posted By jlkaufman
Yes I do. :)

Yes I do. :)
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 04-09-2013, 06:49 PM
Replies: 162
Views: 4,934
Posted By jlkaufman
Hate to be the bearer of bad news but I took...

Hate to be the bearer of bad news but I took possession of my brand new, MY14, 650xi with Executive Package last evening and it did NOT have a soft close trunk. I had to do the ole 'grab and slam"...
Forum: F06 Gran Coupe (2013 - Current) 03-26-2013, 06:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,032
Posted By jlkaufman
That is a lousy price. When I originally ordered...

That is a lousy price. When I originally ordered a MY13 my cost with those options plus cold weather package and driver assistance package was about $94K. If you are a member of Costco you can get...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 03-23-2013, 05:36 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,304
Posted By jlkaufman
AVB-AMG, thanks for the update regarding the EPA...

AVB-AMG, thanks for the update regarding the EPA approval. I was able to confirm that California approved the MY14 6-series for sale on 3/22. Hopefully that means the EPA has finished its work as...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 03-22-2013, 08:42 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,304
Posted By jlkaufman
I originally ordered a MY13 in mid-January. ...

I originally ordered a MY13 in mid-January. However, while awaiting arrival of my car I was reading the forums, as well as other sites, and realized BMW had updated the iDrive system and the new one...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 03-21-2013, 06:42 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,304
Posted By jlkaufman
I ordered a MY14 650xi GC in mid-February. Right...

I ordered a MY14 650xi GC in mid-February. Right now it is on a ship heading for Spain before arriving in the US about 4/1. However, I was told by my SA that until the EPA approves the MY14 cars it...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 03-15-2013, 07:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 994
Posted By jlkaufman
Did anyone tint their front window and also have...

Did anyone tint their front window and also have a HUD? I'm wondering if the films interfere with, or reduce the visibility of the HUD. Thanks.
Forum: F06 Gran Coupe (2013 - Current) 03-15-2013, 07:36 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,088
Posted By jlkaufman
My dealer is quoting me $1749 for 5 years of tire...

My dealer is quoting me $1749 for 5 years of tire and rim insurance.
Forum: 6 Series 03-15-2013, 12:19 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 230
Posted By jlkaufman
3M Crystalline Window Tint Film and HUD

I am awaiting delivery of my MY15 650xi GC and am thinking of tinting the windows with 3M crystalline film to help protect the interior and reduce the heating in the summer. I'm thinking 90% on the...
Forum: F06 Gran Coupe (2013 - Current) 03-15-2013, 12:05 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,205
Posted By jlkaufman
3M Crystalline Window Tint Film and HUD

I am awaiting delivery of my MY15 650xi GC and am thinking of tinting the windows with 3M crystalline film to help protect the interior and reduce the heating in the summer. I'm thinking 90% on the...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 02-20-2013, 06:21 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,157
Posted By jlkaufman
Thanks.

Thanks.
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 02-20-2013, 03:55 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,157
Posted By jlkaufman
Does anyone know any references that explain how...

Does anyone know any references that explain how to do this yourself or know anyone near Baltimore, MD that does this? Also, is the the same between the coupe and gran coupe? Thanks.
Forum: F06 Gran Coupe (2013 - Current) 02-13-2013, 08:01 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,393
Posted By jlkaufman
The executive package is available for 14s. I...

The executive package is available for 14s. I was told that BMW was making the packages consistent between the GC and coupe 14. For example, the driver assitance package is gone and the HUD is only...
Forum: F06 Gran Coupe (2013 - Current) 02-12-2013, 04:45 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,726
Posted By jlkaufman
Unsure.

Unsure.
Forum: F06 Gran Coupe (2013 - Current) 02-11-2013, 09:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,726
Posted By jlkaufman
My dealer confirmed that the 640xi GC will be...

My dealer confirmed that the 640xi GC will be available in 14.
Forum: F06 Gran Coupe (2013 - Current) 02-11-2013, 09:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,393
Posted By jlkaufman
I just re-ordered my 650xi GC to get the new...

I just re-ordered my 650xi GC to get the new iDrive system, It will be produced in early March making it a 2014. Based on numerous conversations with my sales person and emails between the 6-series...
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