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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) Yesterday, 11:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 486
Posted By SergeyM
Which dealer BTW? I am in NJ and my dealer (BMW...

Which dealer BTW? I am in NJ and my dealer (BMW of Morristown) is talking new tires for my wife's car too. I checked the older paperwork and according to the dealer after the first service at 6.5K...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-31-2016, 09:17 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 5,079
Posted By SergeyM
Have to correct myself. It was the end of 2014,...

Have to correct myself. It was the end of 2014, not the end of the last year. Forgot we are in 2016 already.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-31-2016, 09:00 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 5,079
Posted By SergeyM
1. For both leases all fees and taxes were...

1. For both leases all fees and taxes were included in monthly payment. BMW lease actually happened. Closer to the end of the last year. Accord is just an offer at the moment, but according to the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-31-2016, 08:29 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 5,079
Posted By SergeyM
Here are some real life numbers. 2016...

Here are some real life numbers.

2016 Accord Sedan Touring. MSRP - $35K. 39 month lease with all fees and taxes included in monthly payments - $400 per month. Monthly maintenance - $15. Total -...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-28-2016, 12:52 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,164
Posted By SergeyM
Love this one and most of the time it is you, the...

Love this one and most of the time it is you, the buyer, who pays the bill one way or another.


The only exceptions are pull-aheads and the dealer buying the car. They may not care about the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-27-2016, 09:27 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,164
Posted By SergeyM
Sorry, did not notice the tire I suggested was...

Sorry, did not notice the tire I suggested was V-rated. It looked like a summer tire and those are usually W or Y rated.
Tire rack has 255/40R18 95W for $173.

Another option would be to replace...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-27-2016, 08:18 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,164
Posted By SergeyM
Took me 5 seconds to find this one ...

Took me 5 seconds to find this one
http://www.ebay.com/itm/Pirelli-Cinturato-P7-Run-Flat-RSC-255-40-R18-255-40-18-Used-Tire-8-5-8-75-32-/321988834632?hash=item4af807b548:g:y98AAOSwsB9WAtjA&vxp=mtr
...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-26-2016, 03:00 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,997
Posted By SergeyM
Took wife's car for a scheduled service to her...

Took wife's car for a scheduled service to her dealer last week. Was promised to receive the paperwork through e-mail. Got the e-mail yesterday. They mentioned that the car needs a wheel alignment...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-30-2015, 11:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 556
Posted By SergeyM
A wishful thinking... I am yet to see any...

A wishful thinking... I am yet to see any wheel/tire insurance to cover anything less that "wheel/tire not holding air".
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-23-2015, 11:44 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 4,012
Posted By SergeyM
Wife has GEICO. Pays $531 for 6 month in NJ. I've...

Wife has GEICO. Pays $531 for 6 month in NJ. I've just run a quote for replacing her 2015 328xDrive with 2016 340, got $684.30. Noticed that they have only 340 on the list, no xDrive.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-14-2015, 09:55 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,343
Posted By SergeyM
Sorry, cannot agree with you. I went through...

Sorry, cannot agree with you.
I went through several NYC winters on summer tires in my E39 540, E60 545 and 550. Yes, you should stay home if there is snow on the ground but if you have to, e.g...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-18-2015, 09:37 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 845
Posted By SergeyM
I am sure someone will take your lease over for...

I am sure someone will take your lease over for $550/month and transfer fees paid by you. Will cost you roughly $83 * 30 (months remaining) + $500 (+tax) = $3,000. Costly, but cheaper than trading...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 09-20-2015, 10:59 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,177
Posted By SergeyM
I love when a salesperson wants to negotiate the...

I love when a salesperson wants to negotiate the lease in monthly payment terms. For me it means they cannot add fees, special charges, etc.
The rule of thumb for a good deal for a non-high demand...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 09-17-2015, 08:30 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 672
Posted By SergeyM
I am thinking about getting a spare, probably...

I am thinking about getting a spare, probably just a matching wheel and tire, for my wife's 328. Just wondering if the BMW road side assistance will put the spare on if she gets a flat. As we all...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 09-15-2015, 10:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 722
Posted By SergeyM
Service will be free for sure but you may not be...

Service will be free for sure but you may not be able to get a loaner if you ever need one.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 09-11-2015, 03:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 329
Posted By SergeyM
Avoid talking to their sales people. Just do...

Avoid talking to their sales people. Just do everything online. Base unlimited (until sold) package is $59.95. If you deal is good buyers will find you.
Once again as soon as you got yourself a...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 09-11-2015, 02:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 329
Posted By SergeyM
Swapalease is probably the cheapest and the most...

Swapalease is probably the cheapest and the most popular. Just use them to connect with a buyer then work with BMWFS on the transfer.
Be aware that people on such sites expect bargains and price...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 09-07-2015, 01:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,023
Posted By SergeyM
Agree. Buying wheels/tires insurance usually...

Agree. Buying wheels/tires insurance usually makes sense, wear and tear protection does not.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-26-2015, 01:39 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,462
Posted By SergeyM
Unless you are a mechanic and your father is a...

Unless you are a mechanic and your father is a mechanic and your brother is a mechanic and your four uncles are mechanics don't buy a used BMW, lease a new one.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-26-2015, 12:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 675
Posted By SergeyM
$100K/$300K/$50K liability, $1,000 deductible on...

$100K/$300K/$50K liability, $1,000 deductible on comprehensive and collision.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 07-26-2015, 11:00 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 689
Posted By SergeyM
It seems to be a very good deal. Ignore all the...

It seems to be a very good deal. Ignore all the MF and other interim numbers. Monthly payment is the only number that counts. You monthly payment is low. You OOP is low. All in all payment is just a...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-11-2015, 09:50 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,046
Posted By SergeyM
Your all-in-all monthly payment is $611. Seems to...

Your all-in-all monthly payment is $611. Seems to be a little high to me. Since you are buying the car from a NY dealer you cannot do MSDs but you can and should run this deal by lease brokers...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-30-2015, 09:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 572
Posted By SergeyM
You should be around $500-$515 per month with all...

You should be around $500-$515 per month with all fees and taxes included into monthly payments. No money down and no drive off costs except for the first month payment.
As I suggested already to...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-26-2015, 06:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 686
Posted By SergeyM
Curb rash is within acceptable wear for BMW...

Curb rash is within acceptable wear for BMW leases. Do not worry about curb rash at all. Only structural damages and bent wheels count.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 05-20-2015, 09:54 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,092
Posted By SergeyM
BMW of Morristown. Salesperson Michelle. They had...

BMW of Morristown. Salesperson Michelle. They had a very well equipped 335 xDrive with DHP (MSRP $59,9K) but wife decided that that 328 is plenty fast for her. That 335 is probably sold by now but...
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