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Forum: Car Navigation, Audio & Electronics sponsored by BimmerTech 10-20-2013, 05:44 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 628
Posted By northernlights
BMW office app calendar not working on ios 7 and 5s

Have ios 7.0.2 and a new iPhone 5s. Cannot get the connects app calendar function to work even with various permissions turned on. all I want to do is see my calendar on my2013 with updated software...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-14-2013, 01:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 677
Posted By northernlights
Comfort access. Is there a dominant or master key?

Two keys with different profiles. Is there a dominant or master key and the other key is the slave key? The scenario is myself and my wife both have our keys and we both approach the car at the same...
Forum: European Delivery 09-13-2013, 07:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 397
Posted By northernlights
Redelivery Race: A tale of 3 items

Okay funny conclusion to my latest ED. Left for Rome on July 1st, had two connections in which only one item never made it to the final destination, FCO, my son's booster seat (which he doesn't use...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-11-2013, 09:31 AM
Replies: 172
Views: 9,725
Posted By northernlights
BMW parts in my car come from China, Turkey, UK, etc.

Cold day in hell




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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 09-11-2013, 09:29 AM
Replies: 172
Views: 9,725
Posted By northernlights
BMW parts in my car come from China, Turkey, UK, etc.

Error




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Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 09-11-2013, 08:47 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,071
Posted By northernlights
Cashier's Check NOT as good as cash anymore

Likely black market money??

BUT as a friend says if the money is good the money is good.


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Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 09-11-2013, 08:46 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,071
Posted By northernlights
Cashier's Check NOT as good as cash anymore

I am referring to private sales which of course automatically is a wary interaction in which two parties don't totally trust each other. But they need to trust one another ENOUGH to complete the...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 09-10-2013, 02:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,071
Posted By northernlights
Cashier's Check NOT as good as cash anymore

Nobody feels comfortable exchanging over 50,000 in cash. Cashiers checks are better for that.


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Forum: European Delivery 09-10-2013, 01:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 753
Posted By northernlights
Anybody else booked on the Fidelio July 29th 2013 ?

Got word that my car was released to trucking yesterday. Should have here in az in next couple of days.


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Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 09-09-2013, 08:38 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,071
Posted By northernlights
Sometimes people don't like the idea of wiring....

Sometimes people don't like the idea of wiring. They want the convenience of having the check in hand and not complete the transaction until they drive the car they are attempting to buy and maybe...
Forum: European Delivery 09-09-2013, 08:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 753
Posted By northernlights
Just the day of the liner release it said...

Just the day of the liner release it said released to the VPC.
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 09-09-2013, 03:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,071
Posted By northernlights
Cashier's Check NOT as good as cash anymore

Okay all you banking professionals (I know there must be a few on this board:D), what is the DEAL with cashier's checks these days. I understand there has been fraud/counterfeiting regarding these...
Forum: European Delivery 09-09-2013, 03:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 753
Posted By northernlights
Mines been off the boat and cleared customs and...

Mines been off the boat and cleared customs and was at the VPC by the end August. Stuck there ever since.
Forum: European Delivery 09-07-2013, 05:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 753
Posted By northernlights
Anybody else booked on the Fidelio July 29th 2013 ?

Anybody get their car yet? Mines stuck at the Vpc.


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Forum: European Delivery 09-07-2013, 05:52 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,709
Posted By northernlights
Pulled over by German police

Correct. Thank you. Anybody know? Not just limited to driving but any PUBLIC space.


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Forum: European Delivery 09-07-2013, 02:21 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,709
Posted By northernlights
Pulled over by German police

How about just walking around in public. Can they ask for ID without probable cause?


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Forum: European Delivery 09-06-2013, 08:41 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,709
Posted By northernlights
Curious, Can the police in germany ask for...

Curious, Can the police in germany ask for identification papers without any "probable cause" either being pulled over or just walking around?
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 09-06-2013, 06:32 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,657
Posted By northernlights
Finally on a boat, heading to wrong coast

My car is still stuck at the Vpc even if its on the "right" coast.


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Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 09-04-2013, 07:47 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,657
Posted By northernlights
Mine was on the same boat as yours. Its sitting...

Mine was on the same boat as yours. Its sitting in the VPC awaiting a "work order" to be completed. Depending on what needs to be done it could be a day or weeks to release for shipping. Sounds like...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 09-03-2013, 05:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 795
Posted By northernlights
What's the "deal" with dealer trades?

Besides a dealer losing a sale are there costs that either dealer absorbs or gains for moving a car from one dealership to another?


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Forum: European Delivery 08-31-2013, 06:40 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,583
Posted By northernlights
AND if you decide you want to use an ipod adapter...

AND if you decide you want to use an ipod adapter to listen to music, the stock oem adapter goes into the same slot as the USB. SO you cannot listen to music AND navigate at the same time in this...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 08-30-2013, 08:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 701
Posted By northernlights
Test drive stories

So I went straight to the VW dealer to test drive a Tiguan as a third car for the family. On the test drive the car broke down on the freeway. The whole family got out and then it started to rain....
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 08-30-2013, 09:55 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 685
Posted By northernlights
Conveyance of Title and Payment

This works well if the bank has a local branch. But in my case that's not possible.


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Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 08-30-2013, 09:53 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 314
Posted By northernlights
How do you transfer this title?

Along those lines. How do you really know for sure if the cashiers check is good? If my bank calls their bank and their bank"verifies" a check was issues at their branch for that amount, good...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 08-30-2013, 07:49 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 685
Posted By northernlights
Conveyance of Title and Payment

My insurance agent says this kind of fraud isn't covered under my auto or umbrella policy.


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