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Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 09-20-2014, 07:43 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 762
Posted By patrnflyr
I think if you go into the advanced tab, it'll...

I think if you go into the advanced tab, it'll allow you to amend the title but only for a little while before it freezes the title
Forum: BMW i3 / i8 / ActiveE 02-23-2014, 07:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,160
Posted By patrnflyr
I was told they were going to produce 15,000...

I was told they were going to produce 15,000 units so my source must be way wrong. I talked to one of the people at our dealer and he said they weren't even going to become an "i" dealer. BMW was...
Forum: BMW i3 / i8 / ActiveE 02-17-2014, 07:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,160
Posted By patrnflyr
i8 purchase

I'm thinking of trading in my '11 Audi R8 Spyder in on an i8. Our local dealer said that it may be quite awhile before they trickle down to them. Where can I get the real scoop on how to order, how...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-07-2013, 05:19 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,754
Posted By patrnflyr
My other "fun" car is an Audi R8 so when I get...

My other "fun" car is an Audi R8 so when I get into my X5, it's just my daily driver and I never push it (Hence, the diesel instead of an M). Tires holding up well and are very quiet. I haven't...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-06-2013, 04:06 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,754
Posted By patrnflyr
I do and love them. They just feel better. I'm...

I do and love them. They just feel better. I'm not a techno guy, just went with the tire my son recommended and haven't looked back. They're great...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-03-2013, 07:33 PM
Replies: 212
Views: 15,360
Posted By patrnflyr
The NEW Escalade ESV when it comes out next year...

The NEW Escalade ESV when it comes out next year with fold flat seats and if it doesn't have them, then an LX570 or one of the new pickups that'll be coming out. I may be wrong but will NEVER own a...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-24-2013, 07:45 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,644
Posted By patrnflyr
My service manager said they're seeing a lot of...

My service manager said they're seeing a lot of those Walmart type plastic bags getting blown up onto exhaust manifold and gives that
off that type of smell. Just another thought
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-15-2013, 07:48 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,014
Posted By patrnflyr
Batteries in the key need replacing

Batteries in the key need replacing
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-17-2013, 07:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 571
Posted By patrnflyr
Maybe that's it. But we should have seen some...

Maybe that's it. But we should have seen some prototype spy photos if it was to happen.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 02-17-2013, 12:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 571
Posted By patrnflyr
X5l?

I've seen it mentioned a few times. Has anybody seen confirmation of this from BMW in the mags? The "L" in my 750 makes a heck of a difference. It sure would help me out with "toy hauling" if it...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-12-2013, 06:49 AM
Replies: 144
Views: 9,731
Posted By patrnflyr
I can remember back in the early 90's when my...

I can remember back in the early 90's when my Acura Legend coupe was one of the ultimate status symbols and drove like a luxury GT. it had options not even thought of by other manufacturers of the...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-11-2013, 03:27 AM
Replies: 144
Views: 9,731
Posted By patrnflyr
My wife drove one of the first IS-F's out there...

My wife drove one of the first IS-F's out there and loved it. Almost an M3 but then we had a granddaughter and we wanted a bigger chassis for her protection in case of an accident, hence the 7. I...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-10-2013, 04:36 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 9,731
Posted By patrnflyr
I've had ten BMW's over the years and even had a...

I've had ten BMW's over the years and even had a buy back and two M's. I've recently decided that my loaded out '11 X5D with 31,000 won't be with me after the 50,000 warranty is out. It's not that...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 01-04-2013, 10:04 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 681
Posted By patrnflyr
One other thing to think about that I didn't take...

One other thing to think about that I didn't take into consideration when buying my car. A HUD option will double the price of a replacement windshield and the insurance companies are starting to...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 08-29-2012, 04:10 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 6,879
Posted By patrnflyr
I think my color is called Imperial Blue...

I think my color is called Imperial Blue Metallic. Looks black in the evening. Looks darl purple under fluorescent etc. I'll try to post some better pics It's an Individual color
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-24-2012, 10:11 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 21,736
Posted By patrnflyr
We had this happen with our 7 and after many...

We had this happen with our 7 and after many times of the engine going into "drivetrain malfunction" and replacement of injectors, BMW stood behind their product and made it right. We got the line...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 07-07-2012, 07:04 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 16,184
Posted By patrnflyr
Here's a pic of our new car which we've had for...

Here's a pic of our new car which we've had for about a month. Trouble free and loaded up. Great car so far and I expect it to be so for quite awhile.

John
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-16-2012, 05:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,647
Posted By patrnflyr
I have an '11. It is probably the biggest...

I have an '11. It is probably the biggest disappointment I have with the car. As a matter of fact, it is the ONLY disappointment I have. The car is awesome otherwise....
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 05-26-2012, 07:38 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 16,184
Posted By patrnflyr
Read the note just above yours. Ours has been...

Read the note just above yours. Ours has been traced to fuel injectors going bad one at a time. They replaced one and then another would do it. Finally, we gave up and were going to go to a...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 03-16-2012, 09:29 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 16,184
Posted By patrnflyr
Final Update: We've settled on trading in our...

Final Update: We've settled on trading in our '10 for a'12 model with a few options we hadn't considered before. As stated previously, BMWNA went way above and beyond what I expected with a very...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 03-01-2012, 07:05 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 16,184
Posted By patrnflyr
Quick update: After talking on the phone today to...

Quick update: After talking on the phone today to their customer relations liaison lady in corporate, I've got to make a tough decision. She was extremely professional and courteous. They've offered...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 02-28-2012, 03:56 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 16,184
Posted By patrnflyr
After coming home from a long day in the OR, I...

After coming home from a long day in the OR, I started thinking this over and I knew BMW NA would step in and try to rectify this situation. They stand behind their cars like few others. Will have...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 02-28-2012, 10:25 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 16,184
Posted By patrnflyr
Update: I am happy to announce that after...

Update:

I am happy to announce that after seeing this forum, BMWoNA has contacted our dealership. They are currently working with them in conjunction with us to find a reasonable solution in this...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 02-26-2012, 07:26 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 16,184
Posted By patrnflyr
Well, ours has another injector gone bad. My...

Well, ours has another injector gone bad. My service manager wanted to replace all the injectors since this is the second time it's happened, but BMW NA said that they'll only cover the one injector...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 02-18-2012, 07:46 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 16,184
Posted By patrnflyr
Update for our car... They called late Friday...

Update for our car... They called late Friday night and said the fuel injectors will all have to be replaced. second time for this and fuel pump has also been replaced which didn't fix the problem...
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