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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-13-2015, 10:10 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,053
Posted By fl_cyclist
Get the convertible and you will have no issues...

Get the convertible and you will have no issues with the view, especially in FL
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-13-2015, 10:02 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,023
Posted By fl_cyclist
Wind deflector is now included

Wind deflector is now included
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-11-2015, 08:42 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 564
Posted By fl_cyclist
I think 19" look better but as has been said they...

I think 19" look better but as has been said they are a pain to keep the rims in good shape due to so little rubber. I just handed back a 2013 Z4 with 19s and the rims were thrashed you just get no...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-23-2015, 08:46 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,903
Posted By fl_cyclist
I was in the same position but with the...

I was in the same position but with the convertible. I have always driven the I6 including a the 335i, X3 35i and Z4 35i. I test road both and preferred the 435 in the test drive but was not sure...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-21-2015, 10:31 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,886
Posted By fl_cyclist
Pretty odd unless the CA screwed up. When I did...

Pretty odd unless the CA screwed up. When I did mine everything had to come together prior to going into finance and signing the papers. So they checked the lease status, inspected the car, gave me...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-13-2015, 08:24 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 631
Posted By fl_cyclist
My nav in my Z4 would continually get lost when I...

My nav in my Z4 would continually get lost when I went around a traffic circle it would have me heading on a wrong street/direction eventually I would be in the Atlantic ocean. Eventually it was able...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-09-2015, 06:37 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 3,354
Posted By fl_cyclist
Baby seat in the M4 will be tight. I have a 428...

Baby seat in the M4 will be tight. I have a 428 F33 and my daughter has a 3.5m old. So rear facing seat in the back presents some challenges. The seat needs to be level for younger ones and that will...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-02-2015, 04:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 287
Posted By fl_cyclist
F33 side window tint question

Did a search but can't find the answer.

Just got my F33 MSport and it looks like the rear side windows come tinted, while the front sides and rear window are clear. I am looking to tint and was...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-27-2015, 07:09 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 521
Posted By fl_cyclist
I just did mine and every time I do it, it is a...

I just did mine and every time I do it, it is a chore and takes patience.

1. Hold the buttons on the mirror as BMW says to reset them wait until the light shows the button is cleared
2. Take your...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-18-2015, 06:13 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,784
Posted By fl_cyclist
I just switched from a Z4 35i to a 428i. Sound...

I just switched from a Z4 35i to a 428i. Sound wise I can't say the 428i sounds better better especially when backing off the the throttle. Acceleration off the line is much slower than the Z4 or the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-26-2015, 03:50 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 4,879
Posted By fl_cyclist
If you think you will use Nav a lot the 2015 unit...

If you think you will use Nav a lot the 2015 unit looks to be very nice. If you don't use Nav much and want to save money this is a place to do so. I did not order Nav on my F33. I have Nav on my...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-13-2015, 04:53 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 621
Posted By fl_cyclist
It's all timing and dealer allocation. I put in...

It's all timing and dealer allocation. I put in my order for my F33 on 1/20 with my dealer. They were able to swap a general allocation the next day and it went into production on 1/21 and finished...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-28-2015, 04:41 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 861
Posted By fl_cyclist
I would give them time up to a point. I had a new...

I would give them time up to a point. I had a new 335i that was in the shop for the most of it's initial 4mos. Changing HPFP, Fuel injectors etc. The SA and service guys are geared to keep working...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-27-2015, 11:58 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 827
Posted By fl_cyclist
I've gotten $1000 - $1500 on each lease I have...

I've gotten $1000 - $1500 on each lease I have done. Not sure if that is good, bad or average. Between that and the pull ahead it has made me stick with leasing from BMW when I have thought about...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-27-2015, 10:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 827
Posted By fl_cyclist
If you are with BMWFS then if you are over annual...

If you are with BMWFS then if you are over annual mileage (prorated) you will need to pay if you do a pull ahead. I have not done a purchase at end of lease but I expect the lease rate and residual...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-27-2015, 09:47 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 4,200
Posted By fl_cyclist
Frankly why don't they just create a phone app...

Frankly why don't they just create a phone app that can download info (encrypted of course) and use nfc or bluetooth to manage the locks and start the car in passive mode? You can get this now for...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-27-2015, 06:45 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,396
Posted By fl_cyclist
Don't have my 4 yet but in my Z4 if you have the...

Don't have my 4 yet but in my Z4 if you have the gear select moved to sport and use the paddles it stays in manual mode until you switch out of sport (not to be confused with the sport switch...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-22-2015, 08:25 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 772
Posted By fl_cyclist
Did get a chance to look at a M235i Coupe, nice...

Did get a chance to look at a M235i Coupe, nice fast little car. Ragtops don't work for me though
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-22-2015, 04:46 AM
Replies: 171
Views: 7,160
Posted By fl_cyclist
I had the option of a black/red 2015 428i vert or...

I had the option of a black/red 2015 428i vert or ordering. In general my preference was not to do the red, my wife looked at it and said 'never'. It is really personal preference.

Most dealers...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-21-2015, 09:46 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 772
Posted By fl_cyclist
So I found a 428i vert and did a test drive....

So I found a 428i vert and did a test drive. Clearly it does not move off the line like a 35 nor would I expect that considering the weight and engine. However, it was not an issue for me and once...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-20-2015, 06:21 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 772
Posted By fl_cyclist
My handling concerns were in relationship to the...

My handling concerns were in relationship to the X3 rather than the Z4 I don't expect that to match. Our X3 is a base 28i and the steering is a bit loose feeling and there is some body roll. I have...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-20-2015, 04:19 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 772
Posted By fl_cyclist
I'm coming from a Z4 35i so I have had my fun...

I'm coming from a Z4 35i so I have had my fun sport car for a few years and am looking at getting something a bit bigger but staying with a convertible. My wife would prefer less power = less...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-20-2015, 03:26 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 772
Posted By fl_cyclist
428i Convertible ?

I was looking to get into a 435i Convertible but the prices just were not in my ballpark. Plan to ordered a 2015 428i M-Sport Convertible instead. Any input, I drove the 435i and I have driven 428i...
Forum: E89 Z4 (2009 - current) 10-10-2013, 08:28 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 895
Posted By fl_cyclist
They have always done so for me. I am on my 4th...

They have always done so for me. I am on my 4th lease. It is one of the benefits of staying with BMW plus the additional $1000 they usually give you for loyalty. Your dealer should just contact BMW...
Forum: E89 Z4 (2009 - current) 07-03-2013, 10:32 AM
Replies: 123
Views: 21,346
Posted By fl_cyclist
There are 4 in my building, 3 e89s (including...

There are 4 in my building, 3 e89s (including mine) and 1 Z4M. Not so rare down here in S. Fl. May have to do with styling, I know I was never a fan of the e85 look but like the redesigned e89.
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