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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-15-2017, 10:26 AM
Replies: 123
Views: 29,436
Posted By SergeyM
I hate when magazine writers talk pricing. ...

I hate when magazine writers talk pricing.
They keep saying that $60K is too much for a well equipped BMW 340 forgetting that 70% of these cars in US (at least) are leased and the fact that $60K...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-09-2016, 09:58 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 517
Posted By SergeyM
Thanks everyone. I've spoken with the body...

Thanks everyone.
I've spoken with the body shop this morning and they want me to bring the car in for a review. I doubt they will find anything but will do it next week.
Next step is probably my...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-08-2016, 03:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 517
Posted By SergeyM
Body shop repair issues. Please help.

We took our 2015 328 to the Paul Miller collision center in Wayne (supposedly a BMW certified shop, not sure if it is related to Paul Miller BMW) for what appeared to be some minor rear bumper...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-05-2016, 08:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 407
Posted By SergeyM
They cannot and this is the beauty of leasing.

They cannot and this is the beauty of leasing.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-13-2016, 09:05 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,247
Posted By SergeyM
Are Drive Guards going to work for the lease...

Are Drive Guards going to work for the lease return? I heard that only tires with a star on a sidewall are acceptable.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-05-2016, 09:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 880
Posted By SergeyM
You should never keep a BMW after its warranty...

You should never keep a BMW after its warranty expires. It is like driving without a liability insurance or driving drunk. These are things you should never do. Get 2017 (I am sure they aren't any...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 10-03-2016, 08:31 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,149
Posted By SergeyM
Africa.

Africa.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 09-23-2016, 02:35 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,211
Posted By SergeyM
Police report does not specify who's fault it...

Police report does not specify who's fault it was. It just states that car1 was rear ended by car2. Car1 being our car. According to the insurance agent from GEICO (our insurance company) in NJ it is...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 09-23-2016, 08:40 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,211
Posted By SergeyM
I've got a very similar estimate from our local...

I've got a very similar estimate from our local BMW certified shop - $1,840. Interesting, but the moment the guy who hit our car learned about the cost, he stopped answering our calls.
I checked...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 09-12-2016, 03:05 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,576
Posted By SergeyM
May I suggest a 320. With all the options you...

May I suggest a 320. With all the options you mentioned plus the MSport steering wheel and suspension and you are still at $45K.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 09-03-2016, 11:34 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,589
Posted By SergeyM
Run.

Run.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-31-2016, 08:43 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,211
Posted By SergeyM
Spoke to Paul Miller body shop. Taking the car...

Spoke to Paul Miller body shop. Taking the car there for an estimate today. Thanks for all your help.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-30-2016, 03:04 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,211
Posted By SergeyM
BTW, do I call his insurance or ours? Do we need...

BTW, do I call his insurance or ours? Do we need to involve our insurance at all? Will his insurance pay for a rental car? We may not need any rental, I am just curious?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-30-2016, 12:03 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,211
Posted By SergeyM
Are your suggesting spot painting the bumper?...

Are your suggesting spot painting the bumper? Will BMWFS accept such repair?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-30-2016, 11:56 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,211
Posted By SergeyM
My wife did report it to police and there will be...

My wife did report it to police and there will be a police report ready next week. but even the police officer believes that it may be better to not involve insurance companies. If I am not mistaken...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-30-2016, 10:32 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,211
Posted By SergeyM
Do we need a new bumper and where to fix it?

My wife's car has been rear-ended today and the guilty party asked her not to report the issue to his insurance company, make the repairs needed and he will pay for the repairs himself.
The damage...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-19-2016, 02:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 690
Posted By SergeyM
Voted 320. A BMW has to come with a sport package...

Voted 320. A BMW has to come with a sport package for me. As already mentioned the real life lease should be around 1% of the MSRP with all fees and taxes included into the monthly payment. I assume...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 08-17-2016, 10:25 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,271
Posted By SergeyM
It would really help if one of the site sponsors...

It would really help if one of the site sponsors checks the car repair/service history. It may prove that the seller was aware of the issue before selling the car.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-15-2016, 11:59 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,162
Posted By SergeyM
Our 328 is 22 months old, has 20K miles on it and...

Our 328 is 22 months old, has 20K miles on it and was in the shop three times for scheduled oil changes and small things here and there. I expect two more visits before the lease runs out. Not bad,...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-14-2016, 09:46 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,162
Posted By SergeyM
The way you had the 330 xDrive equipped makes it...

The way you had the 330 xDrive equipped makes it lose to many cars. The base steering is extremely unpleasant, so are the base seats and base xDrive suspension is too soft.
I usually compare a...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-10-2016, 11:10 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 766
Posted By SergeyM
If you are willing to go with tirerack.com (a...

If you are willing to go with tirerack.com (a budget solution) they will give you the matching wheels and sizes for you exact model. Probably even 17 wheels will work if you do not have the sport...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-08-2016, 12:57 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,431
Posted By SergeyM
How about: 2106 BMW 328i RWD MSRP -...

How about:
2106 BMW 328i RWD

MSRP - $50,000
Sale Price - $45,000
MV and Doc fees - $800
Adjusted Cap Cost - $45,800
Residual - $33,000
MF (7 MSD) - .00089
Term - 36 months
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-07-2016, 08:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 885
Posted By SergeyM
I went through several NJ winters with summer...

I went through several NJ winters with summer tires on a RWD car. The rule is simple - summer tires should never touch snow. When roads are dry summer tires are OK, but you have to let them warm up...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-07-2016, 07:52 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,431
Posted By SergeyM
2016 328i RWD, M-Sport, Leather, CWP, Navi,...

2016 328i RWD, M-Sport, Leather, CWP, Navi, Premium, Driver assist should be doable for around $450 (with 7 MSDs down) with all fees and taxes included in the monthly payment.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-04-2016, 09:38 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,554
Posted By SergeyM
Was Q50 the Red Sport model? RS should be at...

Was Q50 the Red Sport model? RS should be at least as powerful as 340.
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