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Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 05-16-2017, 01:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 386
Posted By Robert A
If an option credit is a reduction in the selling...

If an option credit is a reduction in the selling price, then no, it's not taxable. If it shows up as a cash rebate, then it would be.
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 05-16-2017, 12:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 386
Posted By Robert A
Factory to consumer cash is the same as a down...

Factory to consumer cash is the same as a down payment = taxable. Also, lease acquisition fees are taxable. Basically, anything that constitutes vehicle rent, or that goes into the rent equation.
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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 05-14-2017, 11:20 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,914
Posted By Robert A
I happen to think that the ARTTI in my 2014 F10...

I happen to think that the ARTTI in my 2014 F10 uses a combination of predictive and measured traffic, and the measured is often thin and spotty. This often leads to false traffic readouts -- red...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 05-07-2017, 07:43 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 548
Posted By Robert A
Only 22k, and keep in mind I'm not even sure this...

Only 22k, and keep in mind I'm not even sure this happens often enough to matter. I"m simply curious to know if this progresses with time, and what to do about it.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 05-05-2017, 09:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 548
Posted By Robert A
Low Speed Hard Shifts

With 10 months left under warranty, I'm starting to notice an occasional hard take-up and low-speed shifts when accelerating from a standstill in my 535d. I nearly always drive in Sport and S, but...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 05-02-2017, 01:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 504
Posted By Robert A
Did you go off BMW recommendations (from...

Did you go off BMW recommendations (from doorplate), or use trial and error?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 05-02-2017, 08:59 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 504
Posted By Robert A
Tire pressure - Pilot Super Sports

I just put Pilot Super Sports on my F10. Dealer set pressures to 42 rear, 40 front (measured warm). Seems like a decent starting point for non-RFTs

I'm curious how others with non-RFTs have set...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 04-25-2017, 03:46 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,403
Posted By Robert A
I had Super Sports on my E60 and the ride was...

I had Super Sports on my E60 and the ride was improved. Even still, I wouldn't mind a firmer ride on my F10. The wear ratings are very close to my Bridgestones. I think I'll be fine.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 04-25-2017, 12:38 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,403
Posted By Robert A
I'm getting ready to order a set of Michelin...

I'm getting ready to order a set of Michelin Super Sports non-RTFs. I had a set on my E60 and was quite happy with them.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 04-24-2017, 04:08 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,403
Posted By Robert A
Do you have an emergency doughnut in your trunk?

Do you have an emergency doughnut in your trunk?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 04-24-2017, 03:49 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,403
Posted By Robert A
Jack? Why a jack?

Jack? Why a jack?
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 04-24-2017, 01:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 329
Posted By Robert A
Rudy, what kind of a flat did you have?

Rudy, what kind of a flat did you have?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 04-24-2017, 01:35 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,403
Posted By Robert A
Not yet. If I go with non-RFTs, I almost certain...

Not yet. If I go with non-RFTs, I almost certain get Michelin Super Sports. But I'm still on the fence about the mobility kit and am waiting for more input. Putting a spare in the trunk is simply...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 04-24-2017, 11:03 AM
Replies: 238
Views: 19,871
Posted By Robert A
You can't know that unless you also know value...

You can't know that unless you also know value when you go to sell it.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 04-24-2017, 10:49 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,403
Posted By Robert A
So has anyone had actual experience with a...

So has anyone had actual experience with a mobility kit, and did it get you mobile? I'm trying to make a tire decision today.

Thank you,
Robert
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 04-21-2017, 09:43 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,403
Posted By Robert A
Mine are quiet and the ride quality is okay. ...

Mine are quiet and the ride quality is okay. What did you replace them with?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 04-21-2017, 09:07 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,403
Posted By Robert A
If I stay with RFTs, does anyone have experience...

If I stay with RFTs, does anyone have experience with Pirelli P Zero vs. Bridgestone Turanza ER300?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 04-20-2017, 04:40 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,403
Posted By Robert A
How do you drive on a non-RFT with zero pressure?...

How do you drive on a non-RFT with zero pressure?

I'll admit that in decades of picking up screws and nails, I have never once been stranded by a flat -- until yesterday, were it not for the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-20-2017, 03:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 797
Posted By Robert A
BMW Mobility Kit - Cross-post

My F10 needs tires and I'm considering non-RFTs. I'm posting here because some of you have the Track Handling package and non-RFTs with your F3X's.

Can you share what you know about the BMW...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 04-20-2017, 11:24 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,403
Posted By Robert A
Tire Advice -- F10 (cross-post)

I need tires for a 2014 F10 M-Sport. I'm considering non-RFTs (possibly Michelin Super Sports, but open to suggestions), and need information on a mobility kit.

Tirerack sells one from...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 04-20-2017, 10:53 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 329
Posted By Robert A
Tire Advice -- F10

I've got a 2014 F10, M Sport with the 704 suspension. One of my Bridgestone RF's needs to be replaced and my other tires are 60-70% worn.

Advice requested:

1) I'm thinking of replacing the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-19-2017, 12:33 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 946
Posted By Robert A
I think the OP has a valid characteristic that is...

I think the OP has a valid characteristic that is specific to his engine that should be addressed. I've driven his setup and know what he's talking about. It's not a matter of not knowing how to...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-19-2017, 08:19 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 946
Posted By Robert A
It's not due to rev matching, it's a...

It's not due to rev matching, it's a characteristic of that specific engine. For some reason, the revs tend to hang at higher rpms when the throttle is released. I noticed this in a manual 330i I...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 04-17-2017, 02:52 PM
Replies: 238
Views: 19,871
Posted By Robert A
No, but the benefits obviously justified the...

No, but the benefits obviously justified the business case for offering it until now.
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 04-14-2017, 03:48 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 7,717
Posted By Robert A
It's the term, "reasonably reputable" that I...

It's the term, "reasonably reputable" that I zeroed in on. Not a good sign, but it always does come down to the people anyway.
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