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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-22-2014, 01:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 772
Posted By Dallas550
I'm on my phone now, but you can look at my...

I'm on my phone now, but you can look at my thread "when to get bmw NA involved in service process" to get an idea of what could go wrong.

In my case it was a laundry list of issues, most...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-16-2014, 01:43 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,968
Posted By Dallas550
I've been going through the same process,...

I've been going through the same process, anything grab your attention? I actually test drove an S6, it was powerful and fun to drive, but the creature comforts that I'm used to weren't there. I've...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-16-2014, 01:16 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,968
Posted By Dallas550
Well, you were spot on. I insisted I meet the...

Well, you were spot on. I insisted I meet the regional tech and they went ahead and had him look at it without contacting me. At that point I was beyond pissed, and expressed my frustration to the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-11-2014, 05:15 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,968
Posted By Dallas550
Latest update is BMW is sending a regional tech...

Latest update is BMW is sending a regional tech in to look at the car Tuesday morning. Haven't heard a word from my case manager, only found out through my SA. Should be interesting to see what he...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-02-2014, 01:48 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,968
Posted By Dallas550
Well, that was quick. Coming home from the...

Well, that was quick. Coming home from the office and the EXACT same thing started happening again. This time thankfully the dash didn't light up, but it was the same thing that was happening...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-01-2014, 02:32 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,968
Posted By Dallas550
I wish! :D No, it's the amount it would...

I wish! :D

No, it's the amount it would have cost out of warranty. As if I would ever agree to having the dealership do this service out of warranty, still a little eye opening.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-01-2014, 02:13 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,968
Posted By Dallas550
Lol, perfect. I forgot to post that if you...

Lol, perfect.

I forgot to post that if you need the ext of my BMW NA rep, let me know. She hasn't been able to accomplish much, but she does return phone calls.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-01-2014, 01:43 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,968
Posted By Dallas550
Finally got my car back today and received the...

Finally got my car back today and received the invoice with a wonderfully placed stamp saying "BMW Ultimate Service saved you $10,903.65." :yikes:

Anyways, hopefully BMW NA makes the last part of...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-30-2014, 11:25 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,968
Posted By Dallas550
I was just frustrated when I wrote that post, I'm...

I was just frustrated when I wrote that post, I'm still not pleased. Yeah, I know what the release is for, just not happy with the whole process. I would have preferred to spend much less time on...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-29-2014, 08:37 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,968
Posted By Dallas550
Well, got a late phone call from BMW NA saying...

Well, got a late phone call from BMW NA saying they will provide an allowance. Apparently this case manager had to plead with the regional manager to approve something. Absolutely ridiculous. I...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-27-2014, 02:06 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,968
Posted By Dallas550
Agreed! I'll throw my payment budget into the...

Agreed! I'll throw my payment budget into the pool, as this car (if I ever get it back) is going on cars.com asap.


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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-26-2014, 03:54 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,968
Posted By Dallas550
Just to give an update to this - my BMW NA case...

Just to give an update to this - my BMW NA case manager called and said all requests were denied. She said she would talk to the regional manager on Monday and get something figured out. Not too...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-11-2014, 02:17 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,968
Posted By Dallas550
Well I finally heard back from the Service...

Well I finally heard back from the Service Manager after contacting BMW NA. Said I will at least get an allowance back for my troubles. The BMW NA customer relations rep got me in contact with a...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-10-2014, 12:39 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,968
Posted By Dallas550
Well I left a voicemail for the Service Manager...

Well I left a voicemail for the Service Manager expressing my frustration with the current situation. This car only has 33k miles on it, so it baffles me that it would have this many engine related...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-09-2014, 06:01 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,968
Posted By Dallas550
Still under warranty thankfully until January. ...

Still under warranty thankfully until January. It has approx 33k miles. I was quite surprised myself when he mentioned what the problem was.

The interesting thing was the SA was already...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-09-2014, 03:36 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,968
Posted By Dallas550
Through BMW NA? I know this dealership won't do...

Through BMW NA? I know this dealership won't do anything because I never buy cars from them.

I mean maybe I'm being overly dramatic, but I feel like something should be done if they have the...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-09-2014, 02:36 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,968
Posted By Dallas550
I was wanting to do another ED this fall for the...

I was wanting to do another ED this fall for the 2015, but since I usually sell private party, I needed this one in good shape ASAP.

I really liked this car and was even considering keeping it...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-09-2014, 02:21 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,968
Posted By Dallas550
Well, I just got a call saying they think they've...

Well, I just got a call saying they think they've figured it out. Something to do with the valves and it's going to take 2-3 weeks to repair. So I'll end up not having my car for a month. Seems a...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-08-2014, 08:04 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,968
Posted By Dallas550
When to get BMW NA involved in service process?

I've got a 2011 550 that has largely been trouble free until some issues last spring. I had some shaking occurring, so I took it into the dealership. They had it for approx a week if I recall...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-07-2014, 08:31 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 783
Posted By Dallas550
I've read similar things, and that's one reason...

I've read similar things, and that's one reason why I'm switching cars out this fall. The next 550 I get will probably be a keeper for awhile. I know they can do a lot of things to the I6 setup,...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-06-2014, 08:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 783
Posted By Dallas550
Well if this cycle holds true to the past, the...

Well if this cycle holds true to the past, the F10 had an early switchover in spring/summer of 2010. That included ordering guides, early orders, etc. I've heard summer of 2016 is when the next...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-06-2014, 08:44 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,125
Posted By Dallas550
Thoughts on this possible F10 550i purchase...

Where? From my purchase price, I've lost about $15k in almost 4 years (euro delivery). From msrp it's about 60% of it's original value. Hardly dropping like a rock, in my opinion, but this is...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-06-2014, 12:42 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 17,207
Posted By Dallas550
Well, the BYO 2015 is finally updated, I was...

Well, the BYO 2015 is finally updated, I was hoping that the stitching patterns from the black dakota wouldn't carry over to the black nappa. Would've preferred a solid look without the contrast...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-02-2014, 08:37 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,383
Posted By Dallas550
Does you car have the full M-Sport package? It...

Does you car have the full M-Sport package? It looks like you have the old sport package wheels, but front M-Sport bumper. Is that just another set of wheels and you have 351s also?

Congrats on...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-27-2014, 02:31 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 5,752
Posted By Dallas550
Yeah, I'm just comparing colors. I was wanting...

Yeah, I'm just comparing colors. I was wanting to do Amaro before the addition of the leather dash, but I'm wondering if it would be a better idea to do black nappa to blend.

If I had the black...
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