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Forum: Dealer Feedback / Vehicle Problems Today, 09:20 AM
Replies: 7
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Posted By Orient330iNYC
ok, now your postings in threads about morristown...

ok, now your postings in threads about morristown bmw make sense...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) Today, 08:53 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,250
Posted By Orient330iNYC
dont think thats still available for the F30-- no...

dont think thats still available for the F30-- no more slot in the dash regardless of CA/no CA. there is no listing for a plastic passive transponder key in the catalog anymore either.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) Today, 06:36 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,250
Posted By Orient330iNYC
the metal portion of the key has no electronics....

the metal portion of the key has no electronics. just a metal blade and the plastic handle.
Forum: Dealer Feedback / Vehicle Problems Yesterday, 03:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 224
Posted By Orient330iNYC
what do you keep referring to in your posts about...

what do you keep referring to in your posts about past bad behavior? are you referring to the instance where someone ordered a car and forgot an option but the car had already gone into production?...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) Yesterday, 06:49 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 452
Posted By Orient330iNYC
not sure why they do it, but if it says...

not sure why they do it, but if it says performance it means summer.

their all season tire offerings are typically grand touring class tires (same tires specc'ed on, say, an altima) like the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) Yesterday, 06:47 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 452
Posted By Orient330iNYC
18X8 all around with 225/45/18 all seasons

18X8 all around
with 225/45/18 all seasons
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) Yesterday, 06:37 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 452
Posted By Orient330iNYC
this is not correct. mixed performance tires...

this is not correct.

mixed performance tires are summer only. the mixed refers to the staggered sizes.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) Yesterday, 06:36 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 452
Posted By Orient330iNYC
the all season tires are not staggered bmw...

the all season tires are not staggered

bmw has bundled the 400 and 442M rims with the M sport package or the brakes.
no technical reason for the former, the latter is to clear the larger calipers.
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 07-29-2014, 02:47 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 939
Posted By Orient330iNYC
technically top tier is not 675+ thats the...

technically top tier is not 675+
thats the cutoff for sales support rates (the rates for the specials on bmwusa), which is pass/fail

for tiered rates (which may or may not be better than the...
Forum: Dealer Feedback / Vehicle Problems 07-29-2014, 10:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 224
Posted By Orient330iNYC
mike wendroff - Morristown BMW

Just helped to facilitate a lease for a close friend of mine through Mike.
Great experience!
We typically have both gotten our cars from another north jersey dealer but decided that this time...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-28-2014, 03:34 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 679
Posted By Orient330iNYC
simple translation: your order doesnt exist as...

simple translation: your order doesnt exist as far as bmwna is concerned.
the dealer does not have any allocation to build your car and has not been able to trade with another dealer to get you an...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 07-28-2014, 03:20 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 560
Posted By Orient330iNYC
what kind of oil did they use at the independant...

what kind of oil did they use at the independant mechanic that you brought it to?
in order to go 15K between changes, it needs to be synthetic oil of the correct grade. what kind and weight of oil...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-16-2014, 06:32 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 995
Posted By Orient330iNYC
i havent looked at the ETK, but in the past, the...

i havent looked at the ETK, but in the past, the front suspension of the Xdrives was VERY different, down to the control arms. the rear used different shock mounts at the very least

bmw...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-14-2014, 10:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 995
Posted By Orient330iNYC
you are correct. i updated my post.

you are correct. i updated my post.
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 07-14-2014, 09:44 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,415
Posted By Orient330iNYC
I was in a similar situation. i dont believe you...

I was in a similar situation. i dont believe you can get a refund. in my case, my ca said that i had to turn in the car before the payment was due or else the payment would have to be made and i...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-14-2014, 03:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 995
Posted By Orient330iNYC
X-Drive cars retain the same ride height,...

X-Drive cars retain the same ride height, regardless of line or package. DHP adds the adaptive shocks but does not lower the car.

there are basically three ride heights

from highest to lowest:...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-14-2014, 09:08 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,082
Posted By Orient330iNYC
all of my oakleys with polarized lenses...

all of my oakleys with polarized lenses (nanowires, half-x, carbon blade, radar path, c wire, etc) fade out the display. i ended up swapping out the lenses on my julliets to non polarized lenses.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-14-2014, 09:07 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,082
Posted By Orient330iNYC
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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-14-2014, 04:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 329
Posted By Orient330iNYC
it will filter worse (let more dirt into the...

it will filter worse (let more dirt into the engine), theres no free lunch, if its flowing more air, its filtering less dirt.

OEM filters best.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-13-2014, 05:46 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 887
Posted By Orient330iNYC
i would get my rims checked for bends first.hit...

i would get my rims checked for bends first.hit any potholes?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-12-2014, 06:39 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 470
Posted By Orient330iNYC
it doesnt wear the clutch disk and such if its...

it doesnt wear the clutch disk and such if its all the way in. it puts more wear on the throwout bearing, but imho its minor. you'll probably wear out the clutch plates before the throwout bearing
...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-11-2014, 04:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 357
Posted By Orient330iNYC
comfort mode has delayed throttle response for,...

comfort mode has delayed throttle response for, well, comfort.

eco-pro further delays throttle response to save gas.
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 07-11-2014, 01:47 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 690
Posted By Orient330iNYC
NY is the same for tax. we pay only on the lease...

NY is the same for tax. we pay only on the lease payment and CCR, but we pay it up front when the car is registered.
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 07-11-2014, 01:40 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 690
Posted By Orient330iNYC
they're shifty about it. they have one line for...

they're shifty about it. they have one line for "registration fee" and another for "dmv fee" or messenger fee
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 07-11-2014, 11:54 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 690
Posted By Orient330iNYC
DMV fee is profit. NYS registration for a 3750lb...

DMV fee is profit. NYS registration for a 3750lb car is about $90.
the DMV fee is their charge to get the NYS registration (person to go to the DMV)
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