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Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-19-2013, 10:48 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,474
Posted By ewill858
That procedure sounds about right. Especially...

That procedure sounds about right. Especially the part about doing it with the heater on max. Hope your battery is strong though. . I had to jump my car after this procedure, but it had a weak...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-19-2013, 07:28 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,474
Posted By ewill858
Had the same problem on my E46, and later found I...

Had the same problem on my E46, and later found I needed to do a better job bleeding the air out of the system.

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Forum: European Delivery 11-09-2012, 10:20 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,386
Posted By ewill858
Congratulations!! I learned I'll be taking...

Congratulations!! I learned I'll be taking delivery some time next week. Hope you enjoy the trip up to (and back!) from Santa Barbara. Can't wait to do the same. :)
Forum: European Delivery 11-07-2012, 11:07 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,386
Posted By ewill858
Thanks for sharing your status, CiboM5. My...

Thanks for sharing your status, CiboM5. My fingers are crossed that I'm on the same truck as you headed to BMW of SB. Surprised that the trip is taking longer than a few hours! Congrats to all...
Forum: European Delivery 10-15-2012, 11:19 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,386
Posted By ewill858
Wow, thanks for the effort to make this and for...

Wow, thanks for the effort to make this and for sharing. Absolutely amazing to watch the locks in action! :thumbup:
Forum: European Delivery 10-15-2012, 03:56 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,386
Posted By ewill858
Thanks for the heads up! Here a screen grab in...

Thanks for the heads up! Here a screen grab in case you missed it. :)
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 10-12-2012, 02:12 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 8,327
Posted By ewill858
I'm considering this, too! Would love to hear...

I'm considering this, too! Would love to hear from others who have gone this route.
Forum: European Delivery 10-05-2012, 04:16 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,386
Posted By ewill858
I'm on the boat, too! Dropped off in Nice on...

I'm on the boat, too! Dropped off in Nice on 9/14. :)

As you know, tracking on this boat is very limited, but here are some links:

http://aprs.fi/#!call=i%2F372056000&timerange=3600

hmm. ....
Forum: European Delivery 10-05-2012, 04:15 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,703
Posted By ewill858
Fantastic! Excellent trip report, and some...

Fantastic! Excellent trip report, and some really great photography! Looking at your photos makes me want to go again. :) Congrats, and hope the wait for redelivery isn't too bad. I think we may...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 10-02-2012, 05:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,452
Posted By ewill858
F30 335i M Performance Power Kit

Came across this bit of info regarding the F30 335i M Performance Power Kit. I wonder what it will cost, and whether it might be available as a port-installed option for my ED redelivery in...
Forum: European Delivery 10-01-2012, 12:59 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,912
Posted By ewill858
Thanks for posting this, OP. I dropped off my...

Thanks for posting this, OP. I dropped off my car in Nice on 9/14, and according to my CA, am still not yet aboard a ship. I guess there's a good chance I'll be on the Integrity as well!
Forum: European Delivery 09-20-2012, 01:52 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,647
Posted By ewill858
While driving in the "old Nice" area looking for...

While driving in the "old Nice" area looking for parking was a bit challenging due to the traffic and very narrow roads, we also experienced some of the more scenic and enjoyable driving routes when...
Forum: European Delivery 09-19-2012, 09:09 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,647
Posted By ewill858
Congrats on your new car and trip as well, and...

Congrats on your new car and trip as well, and thanks for sharing the photo! Beautiful! Looking forward to reading more about your family's adventures through Europe! :thumbup:
Forum: European Delivery 09-18-2012, 08:12 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,647
Posted By ewill858
Thanks all for the encouraging words about the...

Thanks all for the encouraging words about the possibility getting the car back with damage fixed. I'm grateful that BMW really seems to go out of their way to take care of ED folks.

As for our...
Forum: European Delivery 09-17-2012, 03:36 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,647
Posted By ewill858
ED Trip Report (335i M-sport AW/CR) with two young kids

With much gratitude to the Bimmerfest community (and special thanks to Jon Shafer, who helped immeasurably to make my first ED experience go extremely smoothly), I'd like to share some photos and a...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-18-2012, 09:26 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 11,458
Posted By ewill858
Congrats Jon! The car looks stunning! Can't...

Congrats Jon! The car looks stunning! Can't wait to see more pics if you have a chance, and perhaps some of the interior as well? Have a safe trip!

Hypothetically speaking, if one were to be...
Forum: European Delivery 07-04-2012, 09:58 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,053
Posted By ewill858
Thanks for the tip! I'll work on finding the...

Thanks for the tip! I'll work on finding the addresses in the local languages before I depart.



Appreciate the good advice. Thanks all. :thumbup:
Forum: European Delivery 07-02-2012, 04:03 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,053
Posted By ewill858
To 323power, MB330, wa-m3ntal, and GermanRoots: ...

To 323power, MB330, wa-m3ntal, and GermanRoots:
Thanks very much for the useful advice! It's great to read that each of you had (or are having!) good experiences with the BMW nav. Your help is...
Forum: European Delivery 07-02-2012, 02:05 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,053
Posted By ewill858
Advice for entering European addresses into BMW nav?

I'm in the midst of planning my first ED to pick up an 335i M-sport in September. I'll have the Tech package (which includes nav) so will be mostly relying on the BMW nav to help me get around.
...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 06-06-2012, 08:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,245
Posted By ewill858
Wow! You must have been less than an inch away...

Wow! You must have been less than an inch away from hitting that truck behind you! Did the Park Assist tell you to stop reversing late, or were you watching the PDC and knew exactly how much space...
Forum: European Delivery 05-24-2012, 08:10 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,048
Posted By ewill858
Excellent suggestion! I really appreciate the...

Excellent suggestion! I really appreciate the map! :)
Forum: European Delivery 05-24-2012, 02:41 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,048
Posted By ewill858
Appreciate your thoughts on Estoril Blue! It...

Appreciate your thoughts on Estoril Blue! It certainly is an attractive color. I'm definitely leaning in that direction now, but just have to convince my wife of the same. :angel:



LOL! ...
Forum: European Delivery 05-24-2012, 02:11 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,048
Posted By ewill858
Thanks for the pointers regarding the rest areas...

Thanks for the pointers regarding the rest areas and Neusch! Congrats to you too! :thumbup:



Thanks so much for the great advice. And yes, our youngest is still in diapers. :cry: I'll have...
Forum: European Delivery 05-24-2012, 12:58 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,048
Posted By ewill858
Sounds like a great suggestion. Thanks! ...

Sounds like a great suggestion. Thanks! :beerchug:



Thanks for the hotel suggestions! Will definitely check them out. :thumbup:
Forum: European Delivery 05-24-2012, 11:48 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,048
Posted By ewill858
Really appreciate the advice regarding Cinque...

Really appreciate the advice regarding Cinque Terre. My daughter will love all the tunnels from CT to Nice. . that's a pleasant surprise. :) And thank you for the hotel recommendations!
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