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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-16-2014, 07:13 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 414
Posted By neve1064
When my evaporator went bad it smelled awful in...

When my evaporator went bad it smelled awful in the cabin.

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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-16-2014, 09:23 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,012
Posted By neve1064
Agreed. My E93 turned four last week. The 4 is...

Agreed. My E93 turned four last week. The 4 is nice but not enough of a difference to make a change. I'll be keeping my N/A smooth N52k E93 for quite a while.

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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-10-2014, 05:29 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 421
Posted By neve1064
I'm glad you started this post. My e93 has been...

I'm glad you started this post. My e93 has been creaking on the drivers side door for a year. I told my SA but he looked at me like I was nuts. Apparently, I'm not.

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Forum: Dealer Feedback / Vehicle Problems 08-07-2014, 12:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 417
Posted By neve1064
Today is my lucky day. I was told the car was...

Today is my lucky day. I was told the car was ready. As I thanked the SA, they couldn't get the door to unlock. This happened over a year ago intermittently. I took it to another dealership and told...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-05-2014, 01:40 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 8,253
Posted By neve1064
48k miles on my '11 328 vert. A strange smell...

48k miles on my '11 328 vert. A strange smell appeared in the cabin. Apparently this is a tell tale sign of the evaporator gone bad I was told. 2 weeks later the AC compressor needed replacing. ...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 08-05-2014, 01:36 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 15,573
Posted By neve1064
2011 E93 has 48k miles. Ignition coil, warped...

2011 E93 has 48k miles. Ignition coil, warped rotor, left rear wheel bearing, evaporator, ac valves and ac compressor, and door look actuator all replaced under warranty. Fingers crossed no large...
Forum: Dealer Feedback / Vehicle Problems 08-03-2014, 05:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 417
Posted By neve1064
Braman West Palm Beach service dept.

I have two BMWs. Both I bought new. One was an ED, which I purchased through an infamous and notorious board sponsor. The experience was wrought with stress due to a careless, "here's another...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 07-15-2014, 06:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 393
Posted By neve1064
Do dealers keep record of who purchased tire and rim insurance?

I used the insurance once for a run-flat tire replacement just a few months after I took delivery. Now, almost at the end of the warranty period, I'd like to get the rims fixed but I can't find the...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-10-2014, 11:12 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 211
Posted By neve1064
It was the evaporator this time. Hopefully this...

It was the evaporator this time. Hopefully this will be the last major repair for a while.

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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-06-2014, 08:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 211
Posted By neve1064
E93 328i convertible 2011 A/C broken - twice in 2 months

How coincidental 25 days away from the original warranty expiring, the A/C breaks again. Back to the dealership I go. Makes one think twice about purchasing an extended warranty but I won't.
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Forum: European Delivery 06-20-2014, 06:52 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 781
Posted By neve1064
We weren't amazed by Innsbruck. I'd say pass on...

We weren't amazed by Innsbruck. I'd say pass on it.

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Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 06-19-2014, 08:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 831
Posted By neve1064
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Byte me.

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Forum: European Delivery 06-19-2014, 03:59 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 7,017
Posted By neve1064
Leipzig is a great city. So much to see. It's...

Leipzig is a great city. So much to see. It's cultural significance can't be overlooked. We saw great outdoor concerts in the town center. It's a clean city with amazing museums.
We liked it...
Forum: European Delivery 06-14-2014, 07:39 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 576
Posted By neve1064
I was able to get Chase to finance my Z4 6 months...

I was able to get Chase to finance my Z4 6 months after it was in the states, as a new car loan. So, I used BMWFS to get it over here and then refinanced as new. Yeah, it probably cost a few dollars...
Forum: European Delivery 06-13-2014, 12:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 388
Posted By neve1064
Paris can be crazy but we arrived after midnight,...

Paris can be crazy but we arrived after midnight, when it's far better for newbies. The next day we hit the town and didn't manage a scratch including during heavy rush hour traffic. It takes a...
Forum: E89 Z4 (2009 - current) 06-10-2014, 05:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 524
Posted By neve1064
Lol, that is kinda funny. What I meant is, the...

Lol, that is kinda funny. What I meant is, the only way I have been able to not feel like my head is being pushed forward is to sit at a 90 degree angle. And that's not fun, especially for long...
Forum: E89 Z4 (2009 - current) 06-10-2014, 05:09 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 524
Posted By neve1064
E89 2013 35is: I abhor the head rest

There, I said it. 21k miles later I simply detest the angle of these seats' head rests. Who in the heck made this decision? Reclining makes the problem even more obvious. Just looking at the seat you...
Forum: European Delivery 06-06-2014, 11:26 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 921
Posted By neve1064
We returned yesterday driving our second time...

We returned yesterday driving our second time through Europe for 18 days. First time ED we drove 1592 miles visiting 6 countries and 18 major cities. This time around 2500 miles visiting around10. ...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-17-2014, 02:21 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 168
Posted By neve1064
Best resources for E93 rear light assembly

I cracked my drivers side rear light assembly as I transferred my belongs from the dealerships loaner to my cars' trunk. Is this a DIY thing or should I pay the other guy to do it? If so, where can I...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-16-2014, 04:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 328
Posted By neve1064
You were right. The coil was bad. They fixed it...

You were right. The coil was bad. They fixed it before I could ask them to replace all of them and the plugs, too.

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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-14-2014, 09:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 328
Posted By neve1064
2011 328i vert (E93) all of a sudden very rough idling

Drove to work. No problems. Came out, it was raining, ran to car and got in. Started car and immediately idled very rough. No abnormal lights came up on the dash. I let it run for a minute and then...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-14-2014, 05:36 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 12,253
Posted By neve1064
Amber is listed as yellow and orange-ish on...

Amber is listed as yellow and orange-ish on Wikipedia. So, I bought the fluid from the BMW dealership. The tech double checked the correct part number. Perhaps, I saw it wrong.

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Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 05-12-2014, 08:36 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 12,253
Posted By neve1064
Had the A/T Fluid changed and filter but did not...

Had the A/T Fluid changed and filter but did not flush, only drained. As I have posted, my car has 45k on the odometer. Am I glad I changed this fluid. It was dark brown. The new replacement fluid...
Forum: The Travel Forum 05-09-2014, 08:08 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 494
Posted By neve1064
OK thank you! Where is the best place to purchase...

OK thank you! Where is the best place to purchase or rent a SIM card that works in Europe?

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Forum: The Travel Forum 05-09-2014, 07:53 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 494
Posted By neve1064
Will iPad mini with a GSM card work in Europe for GPS guidance?

We want an iPad that will work in Germany, Italy, France and Switzerland. We need it to check emails and get GPS driving directions. Will an iPad mini with a GSM card work? It's supposedly...
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