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Forum: European Delivery Today, 12:48 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,226
Posted By drklion
Things to do before and after drop off: Keep...

Things to do before and after drop off:

Keep less then a 1/4 tank of gas
Take the First Aid Kit out
Take the triangle out
Take your front plate
Take your USB drive that was installed for your...
Forum: F12 / F13 M6 & F06 M6 Gran Coupe (2012 - current) Yesterday, 01:02 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 74
Posted By drklion
2015 M6 GC w/Perf Pack Top Speed

Just an FYI: Picked up a 15 M6 GC with the performance pack and ceramic brakes from the Welt Center on a ED. Last day with over 3000km driven I pushed it on the Autobahn and the limiter kicked in...
Forum: F12 / F13 M6 & F06 M6 Gran Coupe (2012 - current) 09-27-2014, 12:49 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,246
Posted By drklion
2015 M6 w/ ceramic brakes

Just picked up my M6 GC from the Welt Center. I drove the vehicle for about 500km when I heard the squeak and to top it off the front brakes also rattle while driving over bumps. I could not do...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 01-03-2014, 05:09 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,449
Posted By drklion
Ionized - I did not take your post as an assault...

Ionized - I did not take your post as an assault on my driving skills. Your post basically said that this issue with the braking system is addressed in the manual. It is not It may seam that way...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 01-02-2014, 04:38 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,449
Posted By drklion
This is not addressed

This issue is not address. That action is when the vehicle has gone through deep water or the brakes have been submerged. Anyone with some knowledge of driving knows this procedure. I have been...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 01-02-2014, 03:29 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,449
Posted By drklion
Just an Update

I believe this was the 3rd or fourth time the X1 went in for the brake issues. I had BMW send down a rep and I gave him a video of the problem. I also mentioned that steering column has had a...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 01-02-2014, 03:18 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,933
Posted By drklion
BMWConfig Is Needed

Please update BMWConfig, it is our only looking glass into BMW unless we start doing our own math. With that said everyone will always have something different and if that is not a problem then try...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 01-27-2013, 05:29 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,449
Posted By drklion
Agree about the right brakes gripping but the...

Agree about the right brakes gripping but the vehicle had a strange reaction while braking. The front left dipped and the front right lifted giving the vehicle a heavy pull to the right. It seems...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 01-25-2013, 10:36 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,622
Posted By drklion
Sport package pushes limiter to 155

I have had three 7s in the past 6 years. All with the sport package and all limited to 155. This latest one has the M package and picked it up through ED. I had the car humming over 150 with room...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 01-25-2013, 10:18 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 404
Posted By drklion
SOS Issue

Anyone have an SOS issue? I picked my 750Li from ED in November and noticed that the SOS Malfunction light came on but took it as no communication cause I was in Germany. I picked up my car a...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 01-25-2013, 10:05 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,449
Posted By drklion
Try with caution!!!!

By any chance if anyone has an X1 2013 Xdrive 35i and finds themselves driving in heavy rain and without applying the brakes for a period of time (most likely highway) then try applying the brakes...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 01-25-2013, 09:56 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,449
Posted By drklion
1. Wheels straight, was on highway with no curve...

1. Wheels straight, was on highway with no curve at the time. It was a brake failure grip.
2. I tested it in the range of 50 to 70.
3. Will try it but feel it might be a build up of water as the...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 01-25-2013, 08:41 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,449
Posted By drklion
2013 X1 Brake issue (X Drive 35i)

I was driving on the highway last week in some heavy rain. The vehicle in front of me stopped short and so I applied on the brakes but have you ever ridden a bike and only used your front brake? ...
Forum: European Delivery 11-23-2012, 05:32 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,228
Posted By drklion
Pictures should appear now, they were in private...

Pictures should appear now, they were in private status
Forum: European Delivery 11-21-2012, 05:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,228
Posted By drklion
My 5th ED: 2013 750Li

We took delivery of our 5th ED vehicle this past week. We flew in the night before and took the Lufthansa bus into town. Call me nostalgic, I like taking a comfortable bus into town as I watch the...
Forum: European Delivery 11-21-2012, 04:56 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,579
Posted By drklion
2013 7 w/ USB for MAPS on ED

Picked up our 7 last week and yes BMW provided a USB stick (BMW logo) for the maps in Europe. It occupied the USB slot in the middle console. The USB drive is over 30GB but the maps take about 23GB...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 10-22-2012, 05:56 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,253
Posted By drklion
Thank you for the replies. The BMWUSA...

Thank you for the replies.

The BMWUSA website confirms that M Sport pack is free. If one clicks on it it adds it to the list as you are building the car and then underneath it credits it.
...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 10-20-2012, 05:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,253
Posted By drklion
2013 750Li: No Digital Display - Free M Sport Pack?

I have a 750Li on order for delivery in November. Does anybody have info on a report that the digital display (Speedometer/Tachometer) will not be installed on the US version until 2013. Also is...
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 10-20-2012, 01:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,193
Posted By drklion
M Sport

Ordered a 750li 2013 with the M Sport pack. Can someone confirm to me that it is now a free option? Also I hear that the digital display (speedometer/Tachometer) will not be installed for US...
Forum: F10 M5 (2012 - Current) 05-24-2012, 07:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,258
Posted By drklion
I am in the same situation. Please let me also...

I am in the same situation. Please let me also know what the residuals are going to be and how do we calculate the wholesale price.

Thanks!
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 03-18-2012, 11:52 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,948
Posted By drklion
2013 750: When can we expect production?

I have been trying to find out when are the 2013 750's going to be sold so I can plan a trip for a ED this year.

Some have said before August and some say after. If you have some information...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 02-07-2012, 11:25 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,665
Posted By drklion
FS: Michelin Primacy HP Run Flats 245/40R19 (2) 275/35R19 (1)

FOR SALE

Used tires from 550i - driven about 15,000 miles

245/40R19 (2) approx. 7/32" tread (front)
275/35R19 (1) approx. 5/32" tread (rear)

$250 for all three + shipping
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 02-05-2012, 10:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,337
Posted By drklion
Redid the numbers and the monthly payment makes...

Redid the numbers and the monthly payment makes better sense. I corrected the money factor, I had it low. Works out just fine now. Thx!!!!
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 02-03-2012, 06:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,337
Posted By drklion
Is the residual correct? I am getting a very low...

Is the residual correct? I am getting a very low lease payment with the 62%.

Thanks for the info.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 01-28-2012, 11:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,337
Posted By drklion
Talking Money Factor and ED Wholesale price request

I am looking for the Money Factor and European Delivery wholesale pricing on the 750iL. If anyone has them please email me.

Thank you
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