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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) Today, 11:47 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,587
Posted By Weaselboy
Same here... says something about system...

Same here... says something about system maintenance.

I mean how the hell are our cars supposed to get built if we can't call the 800# three times a day! :mad::)
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) Today, 10:03 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,587
Posted By Weaselboy
I have ordered five BMWs and never once was the...

I have ordered five BMWs and never once was the VIN assigned or available until the car entered production. I have never once read on here of anybody getting a VIN before then.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) Yesterday, 09:14 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 615
Posted By Weaselboy
The BMW press release here...

The BMW press release here (https://www.press.bmwgroup.com/usa/pressDetail.html?title=the-new-bmw-3-series-sedan-and-sports-wagon&outputChannelId=9&id=T0216443EN_US) says it is over the LTE cellular...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) Yesterday, 09:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 507
Posted By Weaselboy
Nice build and that's some good news for sure....

Nice build and that's some good news for sure. Waiting on my week 29 build 340i still. You have given me hope mine may start early also.
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 06-29-2015, 07:32 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 564
Posted By Weaselboy
Just multiply MSRP by .93 and it will get you...

Just multiply MSRP by .93 and it will get you within a couple hundred dollars of invoice.
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 06-27-2015, 10:13 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 564
Posted By Weaselboy
No they are not. BMW got on the employees who...

No they are not. BMW got on the employees who were providing that information, so they can no longer provide it.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-27-2015, 10:12 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 478
Posted By Weaselboy
Yes... good suggestion. My guess is the MF will...

Yes... good suggestion. My guess is the MF will be the same .00128 it is now and the residuals will drop two or three points from the 2015 models.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-27-2015, 10:10 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 478
Posted By Weaselboy
Not true. They can order now and you just use...

Not true. They can order now and you just use whatever the lease numbers are when they come out.

The lease numbers should be available in the next week or so.

What I did is go ahead and...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-27-2015, 07:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 478
Posted By Weaselboy
You can order a car now. I ordered a 340i on June...

You can order a car now. I ordered a 340i on June 4.

Just make sure they give you a production number the day you order so you know they are not stringing you along waiting for future production...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-26-2015, 11:44 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 675
Posted By Weaselboy
Yeah I have seen some posts in the coding forum...

Yeah I have seen some posts in the coding forum about people enabling it.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-26-2015, 07:39 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 675
Posted By Weaselboy
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-dvPZ3H1Vm4 ...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-dvPZ3H1Vm4

There is a good video here that demonstrates what msej449 explained so well. This is only outside the US though. All you get is auto high beam and the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-24-2015, 07:48 AM
Replies: 302
Views: 21,202
Posted By Weaselboy
I think your broker is correct. The ordering...

I think your broker is correct. The ordering guide lists the available colors with ZMP and platinum silver is not among them.

I think that photo is platinum silver though. Maybe this is a USA...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-24-2015, 07:41 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,600
Posted By Weaselboy
In normal driving on a curvy road, I can't tell...

In normal driving on a curvy road, I can't tell that the effort changes (with sport mode off), but once you get to very low speeds and sharp turns into say a parking space it really does feel like...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-24-2015, 07:35 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,600
Posted By Weaselboy
With sport mode off, a VSS car does not have...

With sport mode off, a VSS car does not have heavier steering that a non-VSS car. I have driven both back to back and can confirm.

The unanswered question still is if you get DHP without VSS,...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-23-2015, 12:09 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,600
Posted By Weaselboy
To me it does not feel like the effort changes,...

To me it does not feel like the effort changes, only the ratio.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-23-2015, 08:04 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,600
Posted By Weaselboy
But VSS was always included when you ordered DHP....

But VSS was always included when you ordered DHP. With that no longer being the case, I don't see how we know yet if the increased effort in sport mode is part of VSS or part of DHP that one will get...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-23-2015, 07:56 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,600
Posted By Weaselboy
Do we know if this is the case for 2016 MY? I...

Do we know if this is the case for 2016 MY? I don't see it called out in the ordering guide either way.
Forum: General BMW 06-23-2015, 07:54 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 516
Posted By Weaselboy
This Edmunds TCO numbers include all kinds of...

This Edmunds TCO numbers include all kinds of costs you will also have with a lease such as fuel and insurance. If you just use their maintenance estimates alone of around $2,000 per year for the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-23-2015, 07:46 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,600
Posted By Weaselboy
I have DHP with VSS (2VL) on my 2014 335i and...

I have DHP with VSS (2VL) on my 2014 335i and when you activate sport mode there is a definite increase in steering effort (reduced boost).

I read the same thing you did and was surprised this is...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-23-2015, 07:41 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,587
Posted By Weaselboy
Good news! I have had a production...

Good news!



I have had a production number for a couple weeks and the site still won't even accept the number. Others have reported the same thing. I think the site is broken.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-17-2015, 11:49 AM
Replies: 302
Views: 21,202
Posted By Weaselboy
Interesting find Bruce. The 5/21 version of...

Interesting find Bruce.

The 5/21 version of the ordering guide does not show that and now the 6/3 version does.

Here are screen caps of the same page from the two versions.

I wonder what...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-16-2015, 07:56 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,587
Posted By Weaselboy
You won't have a VIN until one is assigned after...

You won't have a VIN until one is assigned after production starts.
Forum: Site Feedback / Questions / Suggestions 06-16-2015, 07:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 282
Posted By Weaselboy
Seems much better this morning Tim. Edit:...

Seems much better this morning Tim.

Edit: Well it seemed better the first couple threads, then slowed down again. I have a fast connection and no issues on other forums, so I don't think it is...
Forum: Site Feedback / Questions / Suggestions 06-15-2015, 06:49 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 282
Posted By Weaselboy
It has been very slow for me lately also.

It has been very slow for me lately also.
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 06-13-2015, 01:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,061
Posted By Weaselboy
I'm sorry, I have no idea. I have never touched...

I'm sorry, I have no idea. I have never touched Sensatec or read much about it.
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