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Forum: European Delivery 05-22-2014, 10:28 AM
Replies: 15
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Posted By neurom
I'd offer $1,500 and be done with it, build a...

I'd offer $1,500 and be done with it, build a relationship with the dealer, what difference will $500 make, and with all the aggravation, is it worth your time to nickel and dime it so much?
Forum: F10 M5 (2012 - Current) 05-16-2014, 06:18 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 6,873
Posted By neurom
Although the biturbo helps, there is definitely a...

Although the biturbo helps, there is definitely a lag you won't find on naturally aspirated engines, not a 2 sec lag though. You should try it for yourself and see if it bothers you. The result of...
Forum: F10 M5 (2012 - Current) 05-14-2014, 08:26 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 6,873
Posted By neurom
We have double standards, if the press validates...

We have double standards, if the press validates our decisions to purchase M5's then we hail them as being right on the money, but dare to shed any negative light on our proud $100k purchase and we...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 05-13-2014, 02:59 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,517
Posted By neurom
Alex Dytko at BMW of Peabody is your best bet,...

Alex Dytko at BMW of Peabody is your best bet, closest board sponsor you have and a straightshooter. Bought 2 BMW's from him with no issues.
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 05-12-2014, 12:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 513
Posted By neurom
Should not be the case if I make 3 payments.

Should not be the case if I make 3 payments.
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 05-12-2014, 11:57 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,411
Posted By neurom
Do you know about multiple security deposits? If...

Do you know about multiple security deposits? If not, it is a no brainer to do this instead of cap cost reduction, which I think is a big mistake on a lease.

With your sales price, assuming you...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 05-12-2014, 10:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 513
Posted By neurom
$1,250 option credit charged back if loan paid early?

I am getting a 3 series in a couple of weeks. As part of the deal I agreed to finance through BMWFS, so the dealer can get their commission and I get the deal I want. The $1,250 option allowance is...
Forum: F10 M5 (2012 - Current) 05-11-2014, 07:34 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,306
Posted By neurom
As a follow up, did phenomenally well with RWD...

As a follow up, did phenomenally well with RWD and 19" rims with winter tires during this terrible New England winter. However I am getting a daily driver soon to keep down the abuse it gets.
Forum: F10 M5 (2012 - Current) 05-11-2014, 07:31 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,306
Posted By neurom
Sorry, have not been around for a while and just...

Sorry, have not been around for a while and just saw your post, but that was very likely my car. Did you end up buying it? I had the wheel protection plan (which you should have inherited) and 3M. ...
Forum: F10 M5 (2012 - Current) 05-10-2014, 11:23 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,096
Posted By neurom
I got an M5 Euro delivery last year, got really...

I got an M5 Euro delivery last year, got really boring quickly and 4 months later traded it for a 911; is a comfortable powerful straigthline shooter and has lost a lot of the soul of prior M5's. If...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 04-29-2014, 07:26 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 308
Posted By neurom
USAA on a two car purchase question

I am planning on purchasing/leasing two vehicles in the next few months and I am an USAA member. Two questions I have:

1-Can I apply the $2,000 credit for each of the cars, or is there some limit...
Forum: F10 M5 (2012 - Current) 12-04-2013, 07:11 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,306
Posted By neurom
I can't say I agree because I would be calling...

I can't say I agree because I would be calling myself old, calling you old too, and I don't want to do that to either one of us (I am 44). I know what you mean though, but what I am alluding too is...
Forum: F10 M5 (2012 - Current) 12-03-2013, 03:16 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,306
Posted By neurom
Traded my M5 for a 911

After doing ED for a 2013 M5, ended up trading it for a '13 Carrera S. Found the car to be very luxurious and comfortable, very beautiful and powerful, a respectable performer, but at the end felt...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 11-17-2013, 07:30 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 409
Posted By neurom
Gary: Will 225/60 R17 tires on 17 x 7.5 (MSW) fit a GT

I recently bought an MSW 17 x 7.5 with 225/60 R17 Michelin X-ice for a 2011 X3, tires are brand new and now I am thinking whether they would fit into a new GT if I trade the X3 for it. I think it is...
Forum: European Delivery 08-15-2013, 11:08 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 544
Posted By neurom
Good for you, maybe I can drive your car while I...

Good for you, maybe I can drive your car while I wait for mine? Do you feel my pain?

It is getting its "Finishing Touches", so I hope no more than one more week.
Forum: European Delivery 08-15-2013, 03:24 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 544
Posted By neurom
TSO, I am near Providence, have not heard from...

TSO, I am near Providence, have not heard from dealer, but mine had a scratch to fix. Did yours need any repairs? I was not expecting anything for another week particularly due to the need for...
Forum: European Delivery 08-12-2013, 09:55 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 835
Posted By neurom
30-45 mins

30-45 mins
Forum: European Delivery 08-10-2013, 03:49 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,483
Posted By neurom
Oh, I misread, with that amount of time I would...

Oh, I misread, with that amount of time I would do RT Munich, is the only thing that makes sense IMO.
Forum: European Delivery 08-08-2013, 12:59 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,483
Posted By neurom
Don't you have about 10-11 days? My 2011 trip was...

Don't you have about 10-11 days? My 2011 trip was 11 nights, so we did (approx):

One night Meersburg (2-3 hours west of Munich on the north part of Lake Konstanz
2-3 nights Colmar (Alsace)
Two...
Forum: European Delivery 08-06-2013, 02:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 478
Posted By neurom
+1 for Peabody (MA), Alex Dytko is a board...

+1 for Peabody (MA), Alex Dytko is a board sponsor. Further down in Warwick, RI I also did an ED with Jack McDevitt at BMW of Warwick. Both were very good.
Forum: European Delivery 08-05-2013, 09:02 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,483
Posted By neurom
Its a matter of choice, I'd choose Amsterdam in a...

Its a matter of choice, I'd choose Amsterdam in a second over Vienna, and I have spend more than a day on each. How can you make a conclusion about a city like Amsterdam after spending just one day...
Forum: European Delivery 08-01-2013, 07:00 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 631
Posted By neurom
This is an edited cut an paste from a previous...

This is an edited cut an paste from a previous post about my 7/8 dropoff in Nice, so you don't make the same mistakes I made which cost me about an hour delay:

"Finally, the dropoff in Nice is...
Forum: European Delivery 07-31-2013, 04:06 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 631
Posted By neurom
+1 So much to do in Provence and around Nice...

+1

So much to do in Provence and around Nice itself, Banyuls indeed does not make sense.
Forum: European Delivery 07-31-2013, 04:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 992
Posted By neurom
I had a 7 series car I financed several years...

I had a 7 series car I financed several years back with ED. I hit a curb and gave the front a good scrape when I returned in Munich, came back without a scratch. I have a small scratch on an M5 I...
Forum: European Delivery 07-30-2013, 10:52 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,379
Posted By neurom
Stayed in Tremezzo last month, but at the Hotel...

Stayed in Tremezzo last month, but at the Hotel La Perla. Can't say about personal experience with The Grand Hotel which has a better location and great ferry access, but La Perla is better rated in...
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