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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-24-2015, 09:45 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 481
Posted By Crmgr
I had Carbon Black on my 2011 and now Jet Black...

I had Carbon Black on my 2011 and now Jet Black on my 2014. Honestly, never had a problem with CB or JB. Qualifier is you need to stick to a laser or brushless wash if not washing by hand. No more...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-04-2015, 08:43 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,358
Posted By Crmgr
Potholes are bad this year regardless of whether...

Potholes are bad this year regardless of whether you drive with low profile regular or run-flats. Heck, doesn't even make any difference if you drive with standard size non-run-flat tires. ...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-05-2015, 10:09 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,105
Posted By Crmgr
I used BMW all weather rubber mats for winter in...

I used BMW all weather rubber mats for winter in the past and they were OK. Rubber mats however, don't cover some areas to prevent salt from staining the carpet. This year for my 2014 535XI M-Sport...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-02-2015, 11:30 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 789
Posted By Crmgr
Kick is hit or miss. Left to right sweep always...

Kick is hit or miss. Left to right sweep always works for me.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-06-2015, 08:09 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,954
Posted By Crmgr
Bummer. I had a shopping cart skim my two...

Bummer. I had a shopping cart skim my two passenger doors last spring. Jet Black lease only two months old. Had experience with the dealer's paint shop on my last 535 M-Sport and they did an...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 12-11-2014, 09:40 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,324
Posted By Crmgr
BMW Financial sets the residual and in most cases...

BMW Financial sets the residual and in most cases it's an inflated number in order to get you into the car at a lower payment. Reason it would cost you more to buy at lease end than it would to...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-26-2014, 07:29 AM
Replies: 1,782
Views: 234,665
Posted By Crmgr
You're aware that the Excellence is a summer only...

You're aware that the Excellence is a summer only tire, right? That being said, it's hard to compare with the LS2 because an all-season is a compromise trying to be a one tire for all seasons and...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-07-2014, 08:49 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 870
Posted By Crmgr
Had the same problem with my 2014 after a door...

Had the same problem with my 2014 after a door had to be repainted and the had to remove the mirror and handles. I just took a credit card and carefully pushed the pad back out. No problems.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-07-2014, 08:48 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 870
Posted By Crmgr
Had the same problem with my 2014 after a door...

Had the same problem with my 2014 after a door had to be repainted and the had to remove the mirror and handles. I just took a credit card and carefully pushed the pad back out. No problems.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-27-2014, 11:06 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,136
Posted By Crmgr
BMW upgraded the batteries in the 2011's in late...

BMW upgraded the batteries in the 2011's in late 2013 or early 2014. I had the second level battery warning message come up back in January during that Polar Vortex spell of cold weather. My dealer...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-03-2014, 08:24 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 868
Posted By Crmgr
Got 30,000 on my first set ( 245-40-19 ) with a...

Got 30,000 on my first set ( 245-40-19 ) with a combination highway/city driving. Still had tread left, but bought a new set going into winter. No bubbles or other problems after close to 45,000...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-12-2014, 11:56 AM
Replies: 1,782
Views: 234,665
Posted By Crmgr
That is unbelievable. I thought the supply...

That is unbelievable. I thought the supply problem was fixed, since Tire Rack has had them in stock for the last couple of years. Did see now estimated availability is December! Gave them a call...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-27-2014, 01:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 833
Posted By Crmgr
No, that's how it works. You can drive it all...

No, that's how it works. You can drive it all day as long as you don't turn it off. There is however, a large message on the screen with a picture of a key to remind you it's not present, so it...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-22-2014, 09:19 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,782
Posted By Crmgr
I'm confused. If your car in under warranty you...

I'm confused. If your car in under warranty you should get a free loaner with no strings attached. I've never heard of a dealer putting a hold on a CC for a loaner. I mean, even if you were out of...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 08-07-2014, 07:39 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 4,582
Posted By Crmgr
You signed a contract and the car is yours. When...

You signed a contract and the car is yours. When a deal hits our funding and the dealer makes an error, we'll shortfund the deal. Just means the dealer will eat the error. May mean he just makes...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-01-2014, 01:37 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,024
Posted By Crmgr
Might want to show it to a Dent Wizard type shop....

Might want to show it to a Dent Wizard type shop. The crease might present a problem, but I've seen them do some pretty fantastic work. Just went through painting two of my doors on my new F10. My...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-21-2014, 08:12 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 713
Posted By Crmgr
Sorry to say, but that's pretty normal. I'm on...

Sorry to say, but that's pretty normal. I'm on my third 535 and all have had the same problem. My current is four months old and I can see them starting to form. Like you said however, they are...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-09-2014, 07:59 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 446
Posted By Crmgr
Happens all the time. Smokers are so use to the...

Happens all the time. Smokers are so use to the smell that they think all they have to do is open a window and no one will notice. I was in a loaner the other day and even thought they pulled the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-03-2014, 07:33 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,183
Posted By Crmgr
That does suck. Looks like you were parked...

That does suck. Looks like you were parked downtown. Some people just can't stand others having nice things. I was talking to my insurance agent the other day because I had some paint damage in a...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-30-2014, 12:22 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,686
Posted By Crmgr
Feel your pain. Went shopping Tuesday and parked...

Feel your pain. Went shopping Tuesday and parked way out in left field. A storm rolled through with 50 MPH winds and blew a shopping cart clear across the lot scrapping the side of my passenger...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-30-2014, 12:01 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,225
Posted By Crmgr
I think it's fraud if your dealer's Parts...

I think it's fraud if your dealer's Parts Department told you they were ordering BMW OEM glass and they outsourced it for the same price. You should also have been given the option if the OEM glass...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-21-2014, 09:52 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 6,127
Posted By Crmgr
Plus 1. Credit score is only the first cut to...

Plus 1. Credit score is only the first cut to place you in one the lender's credit tiers. You can have a 700 plus score with a BestBuy card for $1,000.00 and a $500.00 secured credit card. Big...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-14-2014, 11:36 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,738
Posted By Crmgr
I bought a couple of pair of non-polarized...

I bought a couple of pair of non-polarized American Optical Pilot sunglasses right off their site. You can also get them from amazon and other retailers. They sell both polarized and non-polarized....
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-09-2014, 09:30 AM
Replies: 254
Views: 32,812
Posted By Crmgr
I find the knuckle works pretty good by hitting...

I find the knuckle works pretty good by hitting the end of the button to the side of the graphic. Just realized how stupid that sounds. Why can't BMW design a graphic that doesn't wear out?
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 05-06-2014, 09:03 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,216
Posted By Crmgr
I just turned in my 2011 535XI M-Sport for...

I just turned in my 2011 535XI M-Sport for another lease. My residual was $37K. Dealer paid BMW Financial $32K and had it listed on his lot as a CPR for $40K. Usually better off buying it back from...
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