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Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 11-22-2011, 10:47 PM
Replies: 227
Views: 41,238
Posted By trevdean
Doug 999 presume you are comparing current m3...

Doug 999 presume you are comparing current m3 versus 335? In that current matchup the differences are obvious. Not so sure about the 2013 upcoming 3series. Heard the msport package more than just...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 11-22-2011, 10:23 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 314
Posted By trevdean
Final e92 m3 order timing

My current lease expires 10/12 on the 550 xi. Ready to roll on the last run of the current m3 coupe. It must be a lease and therefore either a car on lot, traditional order or ED. Considering all...
Forum: European Delivery 11-22-2011, 10:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 735
Posted By trevdean
All thanks for input. Truth be told if the buy...

All thanks for input. Truth be told if the buy price on my 550 were right I'd probably keep it. I was an early adopter and the monthly is real high as I got a 2 year 20k lease (which BTW I will be...
Forum: European Delivery 11-22-2011, 01:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 735
Posted By trevdean
Thanks Josh, looks like i might have two in my...

Thanks Josh, looks like i might have two in my driveway for a bit...anyone know when the M3 ceases production? I know this isn't the right forum for the question but figured I'd ask.
Forum: European Delivery 11-21-2011, 11:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 735
Posted By trevdean
ED plans - timing questions

I am likely going to order a 2012 M3 coupe before they cease production, I have been told that's summer of 12. My 550xi lease is up on 10/31/12. Would like to have as little overlap as possible and...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-03-2011, 09:52 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,510
Posted By trevdean
Excellent - love the white. Congrats, here's to...

Excellent - love the white. Congrats, here's to sunny days for a while so you can keep 'er clean.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-03-2011, 09:39 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,670
Posted By trevdean
Guys I think I know the answer here but is there...

Guys I think I know the answer here but is there a winter/snow tire that will fit on my existing M-Sport rims? I would like to avoid buying an entire new set of wheels along with the tires...partly...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-03-2011, 09:27 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,642
Posted By trevdean
Waiting - So fired up for you. I'm 10.5 months...

Waiting - So fired up for you. I'm 10.5 months into my 550 XI M-sport and every day getting into it is a bit of joy.

I was dumb and got into a 2-year lease with high miles that I won't be able to...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-03-2011, 09:20 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,722
Posted By trevdean
Late to the thread here, for what it's worth -...

Late to the thread here, for what it's worth - 2011 550Xi, live in Colorado. Did not get cold weather package. Did get M-sport, convenience, pp2. Soft close doors not a big deal but man, the power...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-04-2011, 07:30 PM
Replies: 1,744
Views: 214,907
Posted By trevdean
Just got both fronts replaced. Normal potholes, I...

Just got both fronts replaced. Normal potholes, I had one on order and hit another during the week I was waiting. CA tells me that since purchase was more than 90 days ago I can't get the BMW wheel...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-05-2011, 11:53 AM
Replies: 1,744
Views: 214,907
Posted By trevdean
19 inch, m sport wheel.

19 inch, m sport wheel.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-05-2011, 11:09 AM
Replies: 1,744
Views: 214,907
Posted By trevdean
Angry Argh! No insurance, thought it was a waste of...

Argh! No insurance, thought it was a waste of money. Never had run flats before. What a bummer. 3500 miles. Can u replace one tire only without jeopardizing performance?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-05-2011, 10:59 AM
Replies: 1,744
Views: 214,907
Posted By trevdean
**Consolidated RFT Failures/Issues Thread**

Guys I was dismayed to find a bubble or protrusion in the sidewall of my RFT this morning. The sensor is not on in the vehicle and I cannot notice any performance degradation, but it is certainly...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-28-2011, 10:01 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,255
Posted By trevdean
My commute is 42 miles each way, do it about 3...

My commute is 42 miles each way, do it about 3 times a week in my 550. I am averaging 18.5 mpg. I drive in sport and normal mode depending upon traffic conditions. Not tracking how much i am spending...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-18-2010, 07:56 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,406
Posted By trevdean
Great post, thanks much. I also have the sophisto...

Great post, thanks much. I also have the sophisto grey 550xi. I can't wait to drive it every day... Since it is my first bimmer I can't comment that much on the differences with previous models...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-17-2010, 09:14 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,810
Posted By trevdean
19.5 at 80/20 highway/city. At 5300 feet of...

19.5 at 80/20 highway/city. At 5300 feet of elevation, btw. I can live with that! :thumbup:
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-07-2010, 04:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,151
Posted By trevdean
Best headlights I have ever had on any vehicle,...

Best headlights I have ever had on any vehicle, ever. We have a 2006 Lexus LX 470 with non-xenons and the difference is remarkable. I think I can categorically say I'll never buy a non-Xenon vehicle...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-04-2010, 06:24 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 8,786
Posted By trevdean
Congrats X5 '08. You will love the car, no...

Congrats X5 '08. You will love the car, no regrets. The handling, etc., are awesome and coming from the X5 you'll feel connected due to the lower profile, and be able to throw it around. I don't...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-04-2010, 04:10 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 8,786
Posted By trevdean
Good call on the "mein auto." Not sure mine has...

Good call on the "mein auto." Not sure mine has auto high beams, was that part of the pp2 option? Still discovering things :yikes:

Waiting for the first snow here, should be soon, then we'll see...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 11-04-2010, 03:15 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 8,786
Posted By trevdean
550XI - Impressions from First-Time BMW Owner

Thought the board might be interested in a first-time BMW owner's impression of the new 550XI, I've had it for about a week.

First, the car: 550XI, M-Sport package, comfort access, PP2,...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-22-2010, 06:31 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,442
Posted By trevdean
My 550XI was supposedly arriving yesterday/today....

My 550XI was supposedly arriving yesterday/today. My CA informed me last night that it's not here yet due to an issue at "the port." I'm in the Western US. So, the wait continues....agree that...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-15-2010, 08:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 986
Posted By trevdean
Talked to my ca tonight, he said there aren't any...

Talked to my ca tonight, he said there aren't any issues that he has heard of from Jersey and that he expects the vehicle to be here within 5 days or so. Note, this is a 550xi, perhaps the delays...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-15-2010, 11:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 986
Posted By trevdean
FYI, my car is now at the preparation center...

FYI, my car is now at the preparation center according to BMWUSA. I am waiting to hear whether it will be on schedule or whether some of the "repairs" that others have discussed on the forum will...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-12-2010, 08:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 986
Posted By trevdean
It's called Port Hueneme, close to Oxnard, north...

It's called Port Hueneme, close to Oxnard, north of LA, if that helps.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-12-2010, 08:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 986
Posted By trevdean
Unhappy Waiting in Western US?

Anyone out there waiting for the boat to land in s.cal with their Bimmer on it? My CA said it was supposed to arrive on 10/14 if it is on time. I presume there are others out there anticipating. He...
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