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Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) Today, 10:24 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,555
Posted By mrjoed2
+1. Especially if someone is buying (like me) vs...

+1. Especially if someone is buying (like me) vs leasing.

Also felt that about the 650. As nice as the I6 is, just felt if I'm going to do it,go all the way for the V8
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) Yesterday, 08:30 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,555
Posted By mrjoed2
Thanks.Agree 100% light color interiors are not...

Thanks.Agree 100% light color interiors are not for verts. I would have gone for black with a vert. Long discussions on the trunk issue resulted in the fact the gimmicky powered rearview camera takes...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) Yesterday, 01:49 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,555
Posted By mrjoed2
+1 on the power trunk. I have been a huge critic...

+1 on the power trunk. I have been a huge critic of this glaring omission. Will never understand why BMW dropped the ball on this. Do love the B & O system. Gorgeous even when off. Guy who does my...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) Yesterday, 05:41 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,555
Posted By mrjoed2
Disagree completely. The leather dash with...

Disagree completely. The leather dash with contrast stitching in the 650 is gorgeous. And if you simply buy the new "value priced" Sport Edition, it is included, along with ceramic controls, the Exec...
Forum: F06 Gran Coupe (2013 - Current) 08-16-2014, 10:00 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 496
Posted By mrjoed2
Actually that front license plate is from the...

Actually that front license plate is from the Euro delivery in Germany. It is mounted simply with double sided tape. They take it off and put in truck for you as a souvenir for US delivery . I don't...
Forum: F06 Gran Coupe (2013 - Current) 08-16-2014, 07:28 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 496
Posted By mrjoed2
No offense, but especially if you bought the car...

No offense, but especially if you bought the car & are not leasing, I would stay far away from those brush car washes - YOU WILL end up with micro scratches in the paint that are noticeable over...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 08-13-2014, 05:52 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 924
Posted By mrjoed2
You take it easy as well. Couldn't care less...

You take it easy as well. Couldn't care less where you choose to live either. I have not lived in CA, but have been their -no big deal to me at all.

You are obviously clueless to the massive...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 08-13-2014, 04:19 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 924
Posted By mrjoed2
I hear ya. Guess I should say so sad it's funny.

I hear ya. Guess I should say so sad it's funny.
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 08-13-2014, 01:59 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 924
Posted By mrjoed2
Florida year after year has some of the best...

Florida year after year has some of the best ranked beaches in the country - more than CA.Bull on the better women or schools. We have great golf ( not my thing) and great gun ranges. No thanks on...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 08-13-2014, 10:21 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 924
Posted By mrjoed2
Yup, I'll rush right to the "golden" state for...

Yup, I'll rush right to the "golden" state for gay pride week...............
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 08-13-2014, 05:01 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 924
Posted By mrjoed2
Bonz, That's how I felt about RI. Hated it,...

Bonz,

That's how I felt about RI. Hated it, by Nov was already like Siberia. And the thought of driving on those Iraq quality roads with my 20" wheels/tires is nightmare material.
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 08-13-2014, 04:58 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 924
Posted By mrjoed2
But less suckers willing to pay some of the...

But less suckers willing to pay some of the highest taxes in the country will only increase yours further. You couldn't pay me enough to move to that liberal, anti-gun state. And curious, what do you...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 08-12-2014, 05:19 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 924
Posted By mrjoed2
Another Florida advantage - annual car reg just...

Another Florida advantage - annual car reg just went down passed by legislature. My 6er will run approx $60 per year. This is from day 1, value does not matter, goes by weight class. Plus we have no...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 08-11-2014, 08:19 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 924
Posted By mrjoed2
Dale, Good luck whatever you do. I may move...

Dale,

Good luck whatever you do. I may move to the space coast area of FL to be closer to the water at some point, but love FL and have no plans to move out. No doubt the 6 is a spoiler....
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 08-11-2014, 05:22 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 924
Posted By mrjoed2
Hey Dale, How are you, how you liking the...

Hey Dale,

How are you, how you liking the car? As far as CA goes- no way, Thank You. Besides being taxed to death for everything, hope your not a gun owner, they will make you life miserable with...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 08-11-2014, 05:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 469
Posted By mrjoed2
Nothing against Lexol - I use it on my...

Nothing against Lexol - I use it on my 4Runner/Maxima leather, but have read should not be used on Nappa leather. Bottle itself says do not use on very soft leather, and I think Nappa qualifies. I...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 08-01-2014, 06:10 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 695
Posted By mrjoed2
My Uncle had a XJ sedan, had problems with the...

My Uncle had a XJ sedan, had problems with the power windows from the get-go. I remember reading Jags are famous for their problematic electrical systems. (Lucas I believe) My 2 cents is better off...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 08-01-2014, 02:26 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 695
Posted By mrjoed2
Nice write up Bonz. One other variable to...

Nice write up Bonz. One other variable to consider is Jaguar's not so stellar reliability history. Jag's are well know for having lot's of issues ( electrical one of the biggest) through the years....
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 07-24-2014, 05:24 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 916
Posted By mrjoed2
Big + 1 on that Shake. I had a manual tranny in...

Big + 1 on that Shake. I had a manual tranny in my Porsche 944 Turbo I sold last year and it's the last I will own. The current autos are just too good to be bothered shifting IMO.
Forum: General Automotive Forum 07-24-2014, 05:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,493
Posted By mrjoed2
I'm not interested in a 4 cyl no matter how much...

I'm not interested in a 4 cyl no matter how much power it puts out. They will have to pry my Twin turbo N63TU V8 from my hands.
Forum: F06 Gran Coupe (2013 - Current) 07-23-2014, 06:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 701
Posted By mrjoed2
Appreciate the info. Think I would opt for the...

Appreciate the info. Think I would opt for the dealer install. Just wondering if they would handle the coding easily. I know the 2015 have the touch controller, but they probably have not done many...
Forum: F06 Gran Coupe (2013 - Current) 07-22-2014, 03:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 701
Posted By mrjoed2
Thanks - have not pulled the trigger yet on the...

Thanks - have not pulled the trigger yet on the parts. Did read that F10 thread - one more question, did you have any issue with wiring up the new controller? I see alot of discussion about which...
Forum: F06 Gran Coupe (2013 - Current) 07-22-2014, 06:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 701
Posted By mrjoed2
DR1er, Sorry for the delayed response. Never...

DR1er,

Sorry for the delayed response. Never got notification of new posts to this thread. I remember now we spoke about the touch controller. There is a dealer on Bimmerfest (Pacific BMW) who...
Forum: BMW News Articles and Announcements 07-11-2014, 03:00 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,250
Posted By mrjoed2
Yeah would not surprise me if the Mexicans forgot...

Yeah would not surprise me if the Mexicans forgot the motor altogether !!
Forum: BMW News Articles and Announcements 07-09-2014, 10:01 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,250
Posted By mrjoed2
It has nothing to do with opening the plant- it...

It has nothing to do with opening the plant- it has to do with do we want to support a Gov't and country that is openly screwing us over. In all fairness - come on- are you comparing Mexico where...
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