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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-19-2015, 08:45 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,014
Posted By 530CE
I like the clarifications from others because I...

I like the clarifications from others because I didn't realize that the lower dash and console were also covered in the Merino Leather. I've not seen the Nutmeg in person but the pictures look so...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-18-2015, 01:45 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,014
Posted By 530CE
I did not. Friday morning my wife and I starting...

I did not. Friday morning my wife and I starting talking about it and I decided I really didn't want to talk myself into the E400 so I called my friends at MB and they agreed that I'm just a hard...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-18-2015, 01:30 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 585
Posted By 530CE
In Texas we pay that tax on leased cars every...

In Texas we pay that tax on leased cars every year.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-18-2015, 01:28 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,014
Posted By 530CE
Well yesterday morning I had convinced myself I...

Well yesterday morning I had convinced myself I was just going to buy my 2012 out of the lease and keep it. I made a call to my last remaining contact at the new dealership and we proceeded to put...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-16-2015, 11:12 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,014
Posted By 530CE
Actually I've heard that the dealer in Austin is...

Actually I've heard that the dealer in Austin is excellent so that could become an option.

I'm told that the original owners here in San Antonio were lawyers who wrote a contract that pretty much...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-16-2015, 08:43 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,014
Posted By 530CE
Thanks for all the feedback. You all just helped...

Thanks for all the feedback. You all just helped me confirm the direction I was already leaning and that's to just keep mine for a few more years even if it does cost a few dollars in repairs down...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-12-2015, 01:48 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,014
Posted By 530CE
Has anyone tried an E400?

I've been a BMW guy for that last 23 years and I absolutely love them. My current 535 has been one of my all time favorites but the lease ends in May. All along I figured I'd order a new one, White...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-15-2014, 12:24 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,610
Posted By 530CE
I need to order my next one in a couple of months...

I need to order my next one in a couple of months and I had just about settled on Dark Graphite with Nutmeg interior and then I saw all of these in Alpine White and I start all over again. I guess...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-15-2014, 12:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 624
Posted By 530CE
I'm about to order my 10th BMW in a couple of...

I'm about to order my 10th BMW in a couple of months and it will be another F10- 535. I tried two Lexus and never again and one Infiniti and NEVER, EVER again on that one. I have several friends in...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-25-2014, 11:07 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,673
Posted By 530CE
I will need special order anyway to get the...

I will need special order anyway to get the Nutmeg and a few other goodies I want. This will be my 10th BMW and most of them were ordered because I always want something that is on the Priority 1...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-24-2014, 01:34 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,673
Posted By 530CE
[QUOTE=ManiZ;8422125]LOL, that is entirely...

[QUOTE=ManiZ;8422125]LOL, that is entirely untrue. Toyota (or anyone else for that matter) moved away from single-stage coatings decades ago (early '80s). Your Lexus had a clearcoat;

Believe it...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-24-2014, 10:16 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,673
Posted By 530CE
Gorgeous car! What color is that interior? It...

Gorgeous car! What color is that interior? It looks like Mocha. I need to order a new one about March and I'm trying to decide between Carbon Black or Jet Black with Nutmeg interior.

I had a...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 10-08-2013, 11:24 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 728
Posted By 530CE
My wifes 2007 has had this same problem since...

My wifes 2007 has had this same problem since new but on the Driver's side. The key memory is turned off so it's not that but it could be tied to the seat memory buttons. The mirror stays in the...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 10-03-2013, 10:45 AM
Replies: 574
Views: 65,583
Posted By 530CE
The X3 now has 49,000. No wonder the battery in...

The X3 now has 49,000. No wonder the battery in the keys are getting a little weak. Still trouble free. I drove it yesterday and I still am amazed at how great it drives.:)
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-30-2013, 11:40 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 371
Posted By 530CE
Sunroof Burning Smell

My wifes 2007 X3 has been a pleasure to own and drive since new. It now has about 49,000 on it and most people think its brand new when they see it or ride in it. Weve never used the sunroof much...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-27-2013, 02:17 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,378
Posted By 530CE
I think I'd start drinking Coffee instead of...

I think I'd start drinking Coffee instead of Bloody Mary's in the morning. Or.............learn to like upside down....
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-31-2013, 02:09 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 4,045
Posted By 530CE
Im going to get old working on this...

Im going to get old working on this listwait I already am old. Darn it!!!! Turn back the clock!

54 Plymouth
51 Chevy
52 Plymouth
55 Mercury
60 Dodge Dart
63 Plymouth Fury Black/Black...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-05-2013, 07:17 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,374
Posted By 530CE
So if I understand this correctly plain old Sport...

So if I understand this correctly plain old Sport Package as was offered up until the 2013 model year was strictly cosmetic and came with standard suspension and to get SPORT suspension you now have...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-04-2013, 10:52 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,374
Posted By 530CE
Ok I looked up the springs and struts and I see...

Ok I looked up the springs and struts and I see that those are indeed different on and M-Sport vs. a standard vehicle but does that mean there is no difference in the suspension on a Non-Sport vs....
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-04-2013, 09:21 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,374
Posted By 530CE
Im interested in this one as well. Mine is a...

Im interested in this one as well. Mine is a 2012 535 with the standard Sport Package. Last week mine was in the shop and the loaner was a 2013 535 M-Sport and that car was the absolute tightest,...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-21-2013, 10:35 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,927
Posted By 530CE
2012 535. One year old on 05/17/13 and it turned...

2012 535. One year old on 05/17/13 and it turned 14,000 yesterday.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-13-2013, 10:05 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,094
Posted By 530CE
I found Gliptone conditioner on Amazon. Are you...

I found Gliptone conditioner on Amazon. Are you using the cleaner and the conditioner or just the conditioner?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-10-2013, 04:12 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,094
Posted By 530CE
We just spent a couple of days doing wineries...

We just spent a couple of days doing wineries (and one beyond wonderful bourbon distillery) in the Texas Hill Country around here and since some have unpaved driveways we drove my wife's X3. I still...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-09-2013, 04:17 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,969
Posted By 530CE
Smile I thought it might be just me but I'm hearing the...

I thought it might be just me but I'm hearing the same things I love about mine from the rest of you. When I first drove the F10 in June of 2010 I thought it might be too big and heavy but the lines...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-15-2013, 01:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,784
Posted By 530CE
I did the factory performance upgrade on my 2011...

I did the factory performance upgrade on my 2011 335 M-Sport and the difference was absolutely AWSOME! My neighbor is a gear head and Corvette guy and he drove it before and after and he...
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