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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-05-2014, 08:58 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,439
Posted By pharding
ACC with Stop and Go is uber awesome. It is much...

ACC with Stop and Go is uber awesome. It is much better on my 2014 550i than my 2011 550i. I highly recommend it.
Forum: European Delivery 09-29-2014, 06:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 579
Posted By pharding
The residual vlue for lease purposes is based...

The residual vlue for lease purposes is based upon US MSRP for the car and options. Not Euro Delivery MSRP.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-26-2014, 08:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,382
Posted By pharding
I have narrowed the issue down. On my 550i I can...

I have narrowed the issue down. On my 550i I can go from USB connection for audio to Bluetooth for audIo and vice versa seamlessly. On the X3 I can't do that. I can go from Bluetooth audio to USB...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-24-2014, 08:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,382
Posted By pharding
On Friday I am taking the X3 in for a software...

On Friday I am taking the X3 in for a software upgrade.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 09-23-2014, 05:48 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,382
Posted By pharding
iPhone 6+ and 2014 X3 have Issues

My new new iPhone 6+ and wifey's 2014 X3 do not play well together. Bluetooth music connection does not work. Bluetooth telephone connection does work. USB music connection does work.

On my 2014...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-23-2014, 05:42 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,466
Posted By pharding
iPhone 6+ and 2014 550i

They play nice together and everything works as it should for the telephone and music, both using Bluetooth and the USB cable.

Now wifey's 2014 X3 is another story altogether. Bluetooth telephone...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-14-2014, 09:16 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,185
Posted By pharding
The cradles arrive very slowly. I would allow 8...

The cradles arrive very slowly. I would allow 8 to 12 months. I just use the Apple USB cable to connect my iPhone.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-12-2014, 06:17 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 998
Posted By pharding
I have driven RWD 5ers in Chicago for the last 15...

I have driven RWD 5ers in Chicago for the last 15 years. All that it takes is winter tires and I have had no issues.
Forum: European Delivery 09-01-2014, 01:40 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 930
Posted By pharding
You should talk to Josh Douglas at Elmhurst BMW...

You should talk to Josh Douglas at Elmhurst BMW in suburban Chicago and do PCD. Josh will give you the great deal that you are looking for. Mention my name and he will cut right to the chase.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-31-2014, 06:29 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,396
Posted By pharding
The creaking is likely the doors seals and can be...

The creaking is likely the doors seals and can be easily fixed.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-04-2014, 04:33 PM
Replies: 14
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Views: 1,052
Posted By pharding
That would be crazy expensive. It would be...

That would be crazy expensive. It would be cheaper to trade in your car.


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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-04-2014, 04:28 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,740
Posted By pharding
That would be difficult to fix in steel. With...

That would be difficult to fix in steel. With aluminum it would be impossible. Aluminum BMW body panels are great for weight reduction and next to impossible to repair when damaged. The only option...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-23-2014, 03:09 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,455
Posted By pharding
My 19s are fine.

My 19s are fine.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-11-2014, 06:12 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 691
Posted By pharding
On my 2011 BMW 550i with 19"in 3 years I went...

On my 2011 BMW 550i with 19"in 3 years I went through 4 tires in 36 months and 1 bent rim after I stupidly elected not to get the insurance here in Chicago. Our streets suck with pot holes. The worst...
Forum: BMW News Articles and Announcements 07-05-2014, 12:01 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 4,363
Posted By pharding
It sounds like a Navistar problem to me.

It sounds like a Navistar problem to me.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-03-2014, 03:55 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,261
Posted By pharding
New cars always ride better than a 2 year old car...

New cars always ride better than a 2 year old car will ride.
Forum: BMW News Articles and Announcements 07-02-2014, 05:16 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,423
Posted By pharding
I would never buy a BMW produced in Mexico.

I would never buy a BMW produced in Mexico.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 06-21-2014, 03:57 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 844
Posted By pharding
I saw the 4 Gran Coupe last Wednesday at Elmhurst...

I saw the 4 Gran Coupe last Wednesday at Elmhurst BMW. It is awesome. Very, very beautiful. The back seat works quite well in terms of access and space.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 06-20-2014, 12:43 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,082
Posted By pharding
It is very elegant and has better handling than...

It is very elegant and has better handling than the 3 er.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 06-18-2014, 06:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 939
Posted By pharding
The car is low to the ground to begin with.

The car is low to the ground to begin with.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 06-17-2014, 07:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 939
Posted By pharding
2015 4 Series Gran Coupe First Impressions: Uber Spectacular

Elmhurst BMW just got in a 2015 435i Gran Coupe today and I had a chance to experience the car first hand. I was scouting it out for my son in LA. The car is incredibly beautiful and incredibly well...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 06-16-2014, 06:20 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 573
Posted By pharding
It is still down for the 4 Series Gran Coupe.

It is still down for the 4 Series Gran Coupe.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-15-2014, 02:23 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,458
Posted By pharding
I have Dunlop SP Winter Sport 3D Performance...

I have Dunlop SP Winter Sport 3D Performance Winter / Snow tires. They are awesome. In the US they are sold by BMW dealerships and Tire Rack.
Forum: BMW i3 / i8 / ActiveE 06-14-2014, 06:15 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,152
Posted By pharding
I test drove the i3 at Elmhurst BMW and I was...

I test drove the i3 at Elmhurst BMW and I was really impressed. If this were available last year when we bought our 2014 X3, I would bought the i3 for my wife in a heartbeat. It is incredibly amazing...
Forum: European Delivery 06-13-2014, 07:00 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 652
Posted By pharding
You can extend your lease and get extra miles for...

You can extend your lease and get extra miles for month by month.
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