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Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-02-2013, 08:22 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,119
Posted By wessew
Most do not have them as standard equipment. My...

Most do not have them as standard equipment. My experience, you would be well served to carefully review the options list and order it the way you want it if you intend to keep it for several years....
Forum: General BMW 11-20-2012, 04:11 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 712
Posted By wessew
Very Interesting! Of course, BMW repair costs...

Very Interesting! Of course, BMW repair costs for the first few years aside from tires are zero. I wonder how much variability there is at the model level.
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 11-20-2012, 03:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,148
Posted By wessew
Try Fields BMW--make sure you go to the Winter...

Try Fields BMW--make sure you go to the Winter Park store, not South Orlando. If you want to talk to a person, try Dillard Wright. I bought my 550 from him and he did a good job. Alternatively,...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-15-2012, 09:32 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,723
Posted By wessew
Well, I would not agree regarding Lexus. There...

Well, I would not agree regarding Lexus. There lineup of sporty cars including the GS are still at the top of the heap in terms of reliability despite being driven more aggressively. From a sample...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 10-09-2012, 09:06 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,629
Posted By wessew
I have a 2011 550i with HUD. I find it to be...

I have a 2011 550i with HUD. I find it to be extremely useful. I do not think I would buy another vehicle without it. Additional information is always potentially useful, but it is important to...
Forum: BMW Coding and Programming 08-28-2012, 06:00 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 908
Posted By wessew
The whole idea behind the HUD is to show the...

The whole idea behind the HUD is to show the speedometer plus other important items like Navigation and alerts so you do not need to take your eyes off the road. To my knowledge you have the option...
Forum: F06 Gran Coupe (2013 - Current) 08-24-2012, 10:14 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,810
Posted By wessew
Gran Coupe gets the new iDrive in the March, 2013...

Gran Coupe gets the new iDrive in the March, 2013 production lot.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-20-2012, 05:13 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,369
Posted By wessew
I wouldn't put any trust in their opinions. ...

I wouldn't put any trust in their opinions. However, this data is based on incidence of problems and it is compiled the same way across all car models. As long as they have adequate data, it should...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-19-2012, 08:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,369
Posted By wessew
They consider the vehicle to have below average...

They consider the vehicle to have below average reliability.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-06-2012, 08:38 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,722
Posted By wessew
BMW's are outstanding driver's cars. They also...

BMW's are outstanding driver's cars. They also rate only "average" on reliability whether it be new car or over the first few years. Where they really get expensive is when they move out of...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 06-20-2012, 12:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,297
Posted By wessew
User preferences are specific to the key. When...

User preferences are specific to the key. When both keys are in proxity there can be confusion since the door locks are controlled by comfort access also. It is a good question. It might be the key...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 05-16-2012, 07:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 695
Posted By wessew
Mine works by moving the "mouse" to the right. ...

Mine works by moving the "mouse" to the right. That places the emphasis on the screen instead of on the menus.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-22-2012, 04:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 818
Posted By wessew
Go the BMW USA. Configure your ideal 535 while...

Go the BMW USA. Configure your ideal 535 while and as you research all of the options. Compare your ideal 535 so configured to the one that is presented. Decide whether any of "missing" options...
Forum: F06 Gran Coupe (2013 - Current) 04-21-2012, 06:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,452
Posted By wessew
Well, if you want to go lighter I would go...

Well, if you want to go lighter I would go Moonstone Metallic. And if you wanted to go darker, I would consider Tanzanite Blue. My personal favorite would be Moonstone is you are at all concerned...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 04-15-2012, 01:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,149
Posted By wessew
I like it a lot too. Tremendous choice and...

I like it a lot too. Tremendous choice and variety in listening programming. Something for everyone. Now if you really don't want it, do not re-subscribe after year 1. You are only out $350 for...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-19-2012, 09:02 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,134
Posted By wessew
MB also does not have a HUD in the lineup. Until...

MB also does not have a HUD in the lineup. Until the F10 550i I had not driven a car with one. Now, I have trouble with the idea of buying a vehicle without one.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-18-2012, 08:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,928
Posted By wessew
I keep nothing in my cupholder. Sometimes it...

I keep nothing in my cupholder. Sometimes it sticks closed. Sometimes it refuses to open when closed. And sometimes when open it will not stay closed!? I will have it looked at at my next oil...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-18-2012, 07:40 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,541
Posted By wessew
Separating it out gives you the option to not pay...

Separating it out gives you the option to not pay for it if you do not want it. I agree that it should be ordered unless sound is unimportant to you. As for it not being included in vehicles on the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-30-2012, 06:23 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,822
Posted By wessew
Well todd92, we each have our preferences. So...

Well todd92, we each have our preferences. So far, the near universal perspective is that BMW has another winner on its hands. Most reviews I have seen have commented very favorably, in general, on...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 01-24-2012, 09:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 763
Posted By wessew
Check out the plate. It is an M3 rendering! And...

Check out the plate. It is an M3 rendering! And it does look like it will do the job.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-18-2012, 09:04 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 856
Posted By wessew
I have all three. They are expensive but useful....

I have all three. They are expensive but useful. Even one minor accident spread over 4 or so years would largely pay for the cost if they helped you to avoid it. In my case, I drive my car in and...
Forum: General BMW 12-13-2011, 07:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,320
Posted By wessew
I believe BMW farms out its roadside assistance...

I believe BMW farms out its roadside assistance to AAA! The coverage is probably similar but you might want to compare them. AAA has a premium service which covers more than their basic at a higher...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 12-07-2011, 03:17 PM
Replies: 150
Views: 11,396
Posted By wessew
Looks fine in pictures to me. Reviewers seem to...

Looks fine in pictures to me. Reviewers seem to like it. Waiting to see it in the flesh...
Forum: General BMW 12-06-2011, 05:26 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 16,655
Posted By wessew
A fully equipped 550i is $80K. So a $50K 328i is...

A fully equipped 550i is $80K. So a $50K 328i is right in line. 1) You don't have to buy one; 2) The market will decide; 3) You don't need every option in the book.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 12-01-2011, 06:54 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,684
Posted By wessew
Where and when is the online build your sedan?

Where and when is the online build your sedan?
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