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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-22-2016, 01:25 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,579
Posted By ebs0712
My 2014 F32 Wagon had the buzzing / rattle behind...

My 2014 F32 Wagon had the buzzing / rattle behind the steering column. This has been discussed in a few threads already. The fix for me was to remove the panel under the steering column and stuff...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-18-2016, 11:15 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,075
Posted By ebs0712
Thanks WILT for the technical description. Now...

Thanks WILT for the technical description. Now we have to try to defeat it. I'll try the tin foil idea ...........
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-14-2016, 04:09 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,075
Posted By ebs0712
My wife is 5' and needs a cushion as well. Does...

My wife is 5' and needs a cushion as well.
Does anyone know what activates or de-activates the switch? It doesn't seem to be weight because using a cushion wouldn't effect the weight.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-18-2016, 03:27 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,362
Posted By ebs0712
It makes no difference. You are buying the...

It makes no difference. You are buying the engineering and technology designed in Germany and it just happens to be assembled in Mexico. Most of the high precision assembly will be done with robots...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 05-31-2016, 03:17 PM
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Views: 116,990
Posted By ebs0712
While I was reviewing the most recent news...

While I was reviewing the most recent news article in Bimmerfest regarding the Front Air Bag Recall notice I saw the following Option 2c below.

BMW Recall Campaign No. 16V-071: Driver's...
Forum: European Delivery 04-03-2016, 11:11 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,410
Posted By ebs0712
2017 2 Series ED Delivery

Does anyone know the EARLIEST date a 2017 2 Series would be available for ED?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-25-2016, 03:48 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 998
Posted By ebs0712
Back to the basic question of storing popular...

Back to the basic question of storing popular address for the Nav System .......
I use the Keep It Simple Approach ......
I put them in the Nav System and "Start Guidance". Then they are available...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-25-2016, 03:40 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,889
Posted By ebs0712
Do you have "Custom Access Keyless Entry"? If...

Do you have "Custom Access Keyless Entry"? If you do it is not working properly because it will not let you lock you key inside the car; even the trunk.
I have been saved many times with the key...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-25-2016, 03:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 942
Posted By ebs0712
I had a similiar rattle under the steering column...

I had a similiar rattle under the steering column on my 2014 F31. My dealer first gave me the "I can't duplicate the noise" so it doesn't exist story, but I pushed and he packed some additional...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-08-2016, 03:57 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 6,089
Posted By ebs0712
2008 BMW 328xi Sedan (E90) - 6 speed

2008 BMW 328xi Sedan (E90) - 6 speed
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-08-2016, 03:54 PM
Replies: 374
Views: 30,753
Posted By ebs0712
This is another reason to use BMW's promotional 3...

This is another reason to use BMW's promotional 3 yr. leases! Good rates and maintenance then swap the car out for the new version!
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-17-2015, 02:17 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,371
Posted By ebs0712
I use BMW hard plastic all weather mat in my...

I use BMW hard plastic all weather mat in my wagon. We live in real snow country and these mats have been great and they hold a lot of water (melted snow).
I bought them from a BMW dealer on eBay...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-17-2015, 02:12 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 9,121
Posted By ebs0712
Love my F31 wagon. I had a an earlier BMW wagon...

Love my F31 wagon. I had a an earlier BMW wagon based on the E36. That was a great car too and I was able to order it with a stick!
Don't know why "people" consider a SUV more versatile. The...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-13-2015, 01:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,031
Posted By ebs0712
Jack up one side with the jack pad and put a jack...

Jack up one side with the jack pad and put a jack stand under it. Then jack the other side with the pad and place another jack stand and you are good to go!
Jack stands are safer then a single jack...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-13-2015, 01:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 365
Posted By ebs0712
There is a BMW Club Netherlands. I can't read...

There is a BMW Club Netherlands. I can't read dutch so I don't know if they have a classified like BMW CCA does.
You could also try an Ad in the local newspaper.
Good luck
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 09-05-2015, 10:43 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,420
Posted By ebs0712
This is an interesting request ...... My wife...

This is an interesting request ...... My wife and I are on #12. Sorry I don't have photos ..........
Year Model
1 1970 2002 which was purchased new and began my BMW adventures. It also brought...
Forum: European Delivery 07-25-2015, 03:17 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,289
Posted By ebs0712
Go for the 3 Series Wagon (F31)! It is basically...

Go for the 3 Series Wagon (F31)! It is basically the same size as the previous generation 5 Series Wagon.
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 04-04-2015, 02:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,901
Posted By ebs0712
Wink BMW does not make this easy. According to the...

BMW does not make this easy. According to the Ordering Guide (for both the 2 and 3 Series) this is what I found:
For the 328xi you can get get 2VF which is the "Adaptive M Suspension" as part of...
Forum: European Delivery 03-31-2015, 03:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,012
Posted By ebs0712
Your first day is nuts! You are going to take an...

Your first day is nuts! You are going to take an overnight flight, go directly to Welt, take the tour, get your new toy and then drive 8 hours. You are going to be one tired puppy! I would suggest...
Forum: European Delivery 03-31-2015, 03:23 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,440
Posted By ebs0712
I agree with Trinitony above. Take the flight...

I agree with Trinitony above. Take the flight the day before. That's what we did and it worked out great. You'll enjoy the shorter flight and you won't be suffering from jet lag and lack of sleep...
Forum: European Delivery 03-31-2015, 03:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,444
Posted By ebs0712
Post ED delivery @ Performance Center West?

I know that re-delivery is possible at the BMW Performance Center in Spartanburg.
Is it possible to take post ED delivery at the new Performance Center West near Palm Springs?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-26-2015, 02:42 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,892
Posted By ebs0712
I got my windshield replaced by a local auto...

I got my windshield replaced by a local auto glass company in SLC and they were able to get the windshield that was identical to the damaged one but without the BMW logo on it. It even had the same...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 03-19-2015, 09:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,901
Posted By ebs0712
I agree with you and that is why I asked hoping...

I agree with you and that is why I asked hoping to find an owner. In my area there are NO 2 Series to test drive. All are sold upon arrival via preorder. Thanks for your response anyhow!
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-18-2015, 02:11 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,619
Posted By ebs0712
I got BMW rubber mats for winter from a dealer...

I got BMW rubber mats for winter from a dealer using eBay as his storefront. The BMW rubber mats fit great and have survived their first winter well. Shop on eBay and you will probably get a better...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 03-18-2015, 11:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,901
Posted By ebs0712
Handling of 228i vs 228i xDrive

Can anyone comment on the handling of 228i vs 228i xDrive with the normal suspension option (i.e. no sports package or track package). In the 3 Series (F30) the xDrive is softer than the non-xDrive...
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