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Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 06-19-2014, 07:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 820
Posted By luvdabass
Rant - Miles driven by dealer (service appt)

I have a question:

Is it normal for the dealer to put miles on your car, every time you bring it in for service?
I don't think it is necessary.
It is a brand new car.
1st appt was oil change /...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 02-14-2014, 02:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 662
Posted By luvdabass
I like them better. More stable on the road. I...

I like them better. More stable on the road. I forget that I am running snow tires.
Excellent traction too. Was driving through some 2ft snow in the x1. Snow coming over the hood...
Forum: European Delivery 01-27-2014, 05:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 537
Posted By luvdabass
I went with Alex Dytko in Peabody. 2013 AH3...

I went with Alex Dytko in Peabody. 2013 AH3 Msport.
It went very smoothly, and he was great to work with.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 11-28-2013, 07:56 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,296
Posted By luvdabass
Snareman, Your car is beautiful. Best looking...

Snareman, Your car is beautiful. Best looking white BMW I have seen. ^^^
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 11-28-2013, 07:33 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 4,562
Posted By luvdabass
Last week I put identical sized tires and rims on...

Last week I put identical sized tires and rims on my AH3 M sport, and my wife's X1.
225-45-18. Michelin x-ice 3.
So far, they are the best handling snow tire I have ever used. Dry pavement...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-08-2013, 03:54 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 4,562
Posted By luvdabass
Also, you can click on the description and see...

Also, you can click on the description and see how the wheel is made. Gravity cast is the cheapest. Then low-pressure cast, then high pressure cast, then forged.
Cast wheels start at about $75 each,...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-08-2013, 03:51 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 4,562
Posted By luvdabass
http://www.tirerack.com/snow/WinterWheels.jsp?snow...

http://www.tirerack.com/snow/WinterWheels.jsp?snowSortCode=20243&sortSize=18&winterType=AB&RHP=N&beanNumber=10&Qty=4&startIndex=0&frontWidth=&frontRatio=&frontDiameter=&frontSortCode=&rearWidth=&rearR...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-08-2013, 03:48 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 4,562
Posted By luvdabass
18x8 rims. 225/45/18 tires Go to tire...

18x8 rims.
225/45/18 tires

Go to tire rack, click on winter wheel and tire sets.
Select the tires that you want, then it will advance you to the wheel page.
Pick one that you like, and buy...
Forum: General BMW 09-08-2013, 03:24 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 975
Posted By luvdabass
Video from DDgator is not working for me...

Video from DDgator is not working for me...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-08-2013, 09:08 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 4,562
Posted By luvdabass
I have a AH3 with 19's. I bought 18" rims (17...

I have a AH3 with 19's.
I bought 18" rims (17 would not clear brakes).
Avant Garde 310 and X-ice 3. The michelin tires are supposed to be better than the blizzaks, and they have a tread life...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 09-07-2013, 09:47 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,651
Posted By luvdabass
That sucks man. ED was amazing, but this wait...

That sucks man.
ED was amazing, but this wait is annoying when it drags on and on and on, and when you know you were supposed to have your car a month ago.
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 09-07-2013, 09:46 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,651
Posted By luvdabass
I have not personally talked to BMWNA yet. My CA...

I have not personally talked to BMWNA yet. My CA is working on it, and he has been great to deal with through all of this.

They are supposed to pick up the extra payment (2 total, 1 for ED, and 1...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 09-05-2013, 09:09 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,651
Posted By luvdabass
The car was released from customs 8/26. It is now...

The car was released from customs 8/26. It is now on a truck in near Texas. It is supposed to arrive in SC over the weekend. Then it will be another 3 days before it gets on a truck, and heads up the...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 09-04-2013, 04:55 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,651
Posted By luvdabass
So the car cleared through customs and was...

So the car cleared through customs and was released last Monday. It could have gotten on a truck Tuesday, and been to my dealer by Thursday.
Its still sitting in California.
CA said he would check...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 08-27-2013, 04:34 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,651
Posted By luvdabass
Customs can take 10 days. Then 3 days (at least)...

Customs can take 10 days. Then 3 days (at least) to truck it from California to Boston to the dealer. Then dealer has to go through it, blah blah. Then some time after that...
So, I am guessing...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 08-26-2013, 06:58 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,651
Posted By luvdabass
It arrived in California over the weekend. Now...

It arrived in California over the weekend.
Now I wait for customs, and then trucking it across the states...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 08-26-2013, 06:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 662
Posted By luvdabass
Just bought Michelin xice 3

I just bought two sets (8 tires) from tire rack.
One set for my ah3 and one for the wife's x1.

Looking forward to testing these out in the snow!
I'm hoping they will perform as well as, or...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 08-07-2013, 03:24 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 408
Posted By luvdabass
ah3 m sport, with staggered 19"

I have a 2013 AH3 m sport, RWD, and I got the 19" performance wheels with it.

I am looking for winter rims and tires, in 18" size. Do I need a staggered setup, or can I run the same size rim on...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 08-02-2013, 05:58 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,651
Posted By luvdabass
Where would I get all this info? The "mybmw"...

Where would I get all this info?
The "mybmw" section of BMWUSA site only states that the car is on the boat.

My CA is the one that updated me with the info.
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 08-02-2013, 01:44 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,651
Posted By luvdabass
Nope. PO is correct. It states Jersey City, NJ,...

Nope. PO is correct. It states Jersey City, NJ, and has all the dealer info on there as well.
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 08-01-2013, 08:28 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,651
Posted By luvdabass
Finally on a boat, heading to wrong coast

So I did ED recently, and dropped off on the 13th of July.
Lady assured me the car would be on a boat within a week, and no longer than 10 days, heading to my dealer on the east coast.

Its been...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-24-2013, 08:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 426
Posted By luvdabass
Looks nice!

Looks nice!
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 07-24-2013, 10:29 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 369
Posted By luvdabass
X1 deal - help asap please

What would be a reasonable deal on an x1 xdrive 28i with an msrp of $38500 - 40,000?

I am looking at US delivery. I came up with invoice of 34000, or 34,925 with destination on bmw config.
...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 07-23-2013, 06:55 PM
Replies: 202
Views: 16,842
Posted By luvdabass
I just ran a lease for a 740i on bmwconfig. ...

I just ran a lease for a 740i on bmwconfig.

MSRP is about 75500.
M sport
Carbon black
Cold weather.


5000 build out cash
1500 loyalty
Forum: European Delivery 07-21-2013, 02:59 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 434
Posted By luvdabass
MY 1st ever ED- AH3

So we embarked on our first trip ever to Europe, to pick up my very first BMW.
Day 1:Thursday July 4th.
Left Buffalo on July 4th in the afternoon,US air flight was late, then late again,then late...
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