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Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 05-18-2017, 08:24 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 722
Posted By Crmgr
Just turn it off with the button under the...

Just turn it off with the button under the start/stop. The indicator lights up amber, meaning the auto feature has been disabled. This will then be retained in memory and you won't have to push it...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 05-16-2017, 11:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 438
Posted By Crmgr
Backup Camera Issue

Just picked up my 540XI on Friday. Yesterday, I started to back out and noticed my camera was not working. No image. Just a black screen with the image of a car between a set of parking lines. ...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 05-15-2017, 11:43 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 856
Posted By Crmgr
Picked up my car on Friday. Went out to the car...

Picked up my car on Friday. Went out to the car today at work and heard the crackling of plastic. Temperature is 57 degrees and sunny. Annoying yes. Thinking the crackling may diminish after the...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 05-12-2017, 07:45 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,750
Posted By Crmgr
Dealer e-mailed me yesterday afternoon that my...

Dealer e-mailed me yesterday afternoon that my 540XI arrived. Picking it up today at 4:30.
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 05-09-2017, 12:54 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 518
Posted By Crmgr
Not the open and close lock feature. Was a stand...

Not the open and close lock feature. Was a stand alone option until BMW pulled it in early February on the US 530 and 540 models. There is another thread on the subject.
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 05-09-2017, 10:54 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 518
Posted By Crmgr
No, the power trunk lid. I wasn't in a hurry...

No, the power trunk lid. I wasn't in a hurry initially, since I like my 2014 M-Sport and the lease was not up until end of March. BMW agreed to build my 540XI with the option, so I said why not. ...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 05-09-2017, 08:38 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 518
Posted By Crmgr
Good luck on your carrier. My car was assigned...

Good luck on your carrier. My car was assigned to a carrier on the 3rd, BWW status said ETA at my dealer was Friday the 5th. Here it is Tuesday the 9th and still no car. I mean, it's only 400...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 05-04-2017, 08:10 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 5,095
Posted By Crmgr
Have to say I'm really disappointed in BMW on...

Have to say I'm really disappointed in BMW on this lease purchase. This is my 4th car and maybe the last. First I ordered my 540XI in January with the auto trunk option, only to be told it was...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 04-27-2017, 12:43 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,244
Posted By Crmgr
Mine will jump about $77.00 a half or to around...

Mine will jump about $77.00 a half or to around $517.00. Explanation was the new model has more electronics and more expensive to repair.
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 04-26-2017, 10:39 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 482
Posted By Crmgr
Comfort Access still has the under bumper auto...

Comfort Access still has the under bumper auto and under outside lip trunk open. We're taking about the two buttons inside the trunk lid. One auto closes the lid and the other auto closes and locks...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 04-26-2017, 10:21 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 482
Posted By Crmgr
Same here. I was one of the last to get in under...

Same here. I was one of the last to get in under the wire with my January 540XI order. Should hit port tomorrow. I'll wait and see until next week if my wait was worth it.
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 04-25-2017, 10:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 260
Posted By Crmgr
Same here. On the Tombarra. Glad you were able...

Same here. On the Tombarra. Glad you were able to get updates. Every website I tried gave the last update as 4/20. Also thinking first week of May at my local dealer.
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 04-21-2017, 01:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 353
Posted By Crmgr
If your dealer has given you the name of the ship...

If your dealer has given you the name of the ship and the ship was in port with your car, assume your car is on the ship. You can then just track the ship on https://www.vesselfinder.com I would...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 04-21-2017, 10:37 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 5,621
Posted By Crmgr
Not really a true statement. The part is...

Not really a true statement. The part is available. It's standard on the M550 and available on the 530/540 in other countries. BMW was saying the part is in short supply, so it was pulled from the...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 04-21-2017, 10:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 353
Posted By Crmgr
Mine went from complete to port in 4 days. On...

Mine went from complete to port in 4 days. On the ship in two and is currently in the Atlantic heading for the states. Your dealer can log into their BMW dealer site and send you a screen shot of...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 04-10-2017, 10:22 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 5,095
Posted By Crmgr
My production ended on the 6th. Status says...

My production ended on the 6th. Status says "production finished", so I'm not sure if mine is still at the factory or at Port. Will probably land at Baltimore.
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 04-05-2017, 10:53 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 488
Posted By Crmgr
Ordered my 540XI ( lease ) end of January. ...

Ordered my 540XI ( lease ) end of January. Loyalty Incentive of $2,000.00 came out beginning of February. Dealer ran my application through BMWF again, since I qualified. Production delayed ( BMW...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 04-04-2017, 09:48 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 5,621
Posted By Crmgr
Ordered on January 26th with the automatic trunk...

Ordered on January 26th with the automatic trunk lid. Delayed because of parts shortage. My guess is they allocated what they had to other countries where it was part of a package and not a stand...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 03-28-2017, 12:51 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 19,927
Posted By Crmgr
+1. Saw the commercial with Scott Eastwood (...

+1. Saw the commercial with Scott Eastwood ( Clint's son ) driving the new 5 Series with a digital instrument cluster. I said WTF!! It's a royal bait and switch on the part of BMW. Why run...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 03-14-2017, 09:50 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,084
Posted By Crmgr
Have the power tailgate on my order of January...

Have the power tailgate on my order of January 26th and got in under the wire before BMW pulled it from the US build list. They tell me my unit will be scheduled first second week of April. We'll...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 03-07-2017, 09:08 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,005
Posted By Crmgr
I'm in the minority, but I've never had a problem...

I'm in the minority, but I've never had a problem with the LS-2's on either my 2011 or 2014 M-Sport driving NE Ohio roads in the winter. Mileage and tread wear has been decent at over 30K. I do...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 03-01-2017, 10:16 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 794
Posted By Crmgr
Appears to be only on the non-USA bound M-Sports....

Appears to be only on the non-USA bound M-Sports. It's an auto delete on the order form for the US. Always been that way and may be a BMW thing so as not to confuse the models with the high...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 02-28-2017, 11:04 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,574
Posted By Crmgr
My sales manager told me that no Power Tailgate...

My sales manager told me that no Power Tailgate means you're only missing the two power buttons on the inside trunk lid, close and close/lock. You still have the foot under the bumper ( not sure if...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 02-28-2017, 09:06 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,574
Posted By Crmgr
Dealer told me that because of short supply only...

Dealer told me that because of short supply only the M550 will be getting that option in 2017. Those that ordered it as a P1 on the 530/540 and before the official BMW bulletin on it not being...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 02-21-2017, 09:30 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,332
Posted By Crmgr
My last M-Sport was also listed in dealer...

My last M-Sport was also listed in dealer inventory. I questioned it and the sales manager said that's how it had to be shown in their system. The car was marked pre-sold and the keys were locked...
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