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Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 07-24-2014, 11:16 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,090
Posted By specialist23
me too! considering a lexus gs350 f sport...

me too!

considering a lexus gs350 f sport but the mpg on their 6 speed awd system is a bit disappointing.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 06-06-2013, 12:04 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,476
Posted By specialist23
i decided against them and went with the Nitto's....

i decided against them and went with the Nitto's.

http://www.discounttire.com/dtcs/tires/nitto/product/submitZipCode.do?typ=Passenger%2FPerformance&tmn=Motivo&postalCodeSelected=55124

i would...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-18-2013, 09:16 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 6,880
Posted By specialist23
We ended up going with a set of nitto motivo's. ...

We ended up going with a set of nitto motivo's. We were going to get the Toyo Proxes ST II as we had the ST I on a different suv and really liked them. Unfortunately the tire shop that we went...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-12-2012, 10:42 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 562
Posted By specialist23
They were on the 18" "M sport" rims on the 2010...

They were on the 18" "M sport" rims on the 2010 535. I've heard that if we didn't like them then, it's going to be even worse on a larger/heavier vehicle with larger rims.

They are about $100...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-12-2012, 08:10 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 562
Posted By specialist23
Nitto Motivo Tires

Has anyone tried them?

http://www.discounttire.com/dtcs/tires/nitto/product/byName.do;jsessionid=u61-FuOfjTnR6ngdfvo8Yg__.dtc105?r=MNMINT%7Cpc%7C55124&tmn=Motivo&typ=Passenger%2FPerformance

We...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-03-2012, 01:53 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,682
Posted By specialist23
That is very interesting and thank you for...

That is very interesting and thank you for letting me know. I was advised that with AD, when the sport light is off, it will act the same as a NON AD vehicle. I was told this by the dealership.
...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 10-02-2012, 09:38 AM
Replies: 172
Views: 17,943
Posted By specialist23
Would you mind looking mine up as well? Please?

Would you mind looking mine up as well? Please?
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 10-02-2012, 09:02 AM
Replies: 172
Views: 17,943
Posted By specialist23
Would someone mind telling me the MF and residual...

Would someone mind telling me the MF and residual for a 2013 x5? 36month lease, 15k/year.

Thanks!
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 10-01-2012, 10:30 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,682
Posted By specialist23
Did you feel that the 35i M-Sport was "too...

Did you feel that the 35i M-Sport was "too stiff"? Having had it for our first weekend, I do like the overall handling. We did go over a speed bump that was a bit rough but wasn't too bad.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 09-28-2012, 08:10 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,682
Posted By specialist23
Got some updates. 1. gjohnsen is somewhat...

Got some updates.

1. gjohnsen is somewhat correct in that it is NOT the M suspension as I was told. It's the M package but has the sports suspension. This is going off the window sticker. The...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 09-27-2012, 01:29 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,682
Posted By specialist23
Yeah I agree with you 100%, but at the same time...

Yeah I agree with you 100%, but at the same time it wasn't the sales person who told me this and so I didn't want him to deal with it. Furthermore, they did cut about $1500 off our "final"...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 09-27-2012, 01:26 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,682
Posted By specialist23
that is very true, but I'm getting a little sick...

that is very true, but I'm getting a little sick of debating about it and so we're just going to be keeping the one that we got.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 09-27-2012, 01:25 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,682
Posted By specialist23
no, we got the 3.5 M package.

no, we got the 3.5 M package.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 09-27-2012, 10:36 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,682
Posted By specialist23
Thanks for all the input guys. I think that at...

Thanks for all the input guys. I think that at this point I want to get AD, but is it worth the hassle of ordering it and the extra $50/month. If it was just the $50, then I would probably just get...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 09-27-2012, 08:16 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,682
Posted By specialist23
BMW Crew: Adaptive Drive

Quick question about adaptive drive for those that have driven it. We test drove an x5 before we ordered our vehicle and was advised by the sales manager that our vehicle would have it. We go to pick...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 09-24-2012, 09:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,216
Posted By specialist23
I don't know if I'm reading this correctly but I...

I don't know if I'm reading this correctly but I believe you will have to determine what the dealer will give you for your current vehicle. From there, you take the $30k minus that amount and that...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 09-24-2012, 09:01 AM
Replies: 172
Views: 17,943
Posted By specialist23
Thanks again for all of the help, much...

Thanks again for all of the help, much appreciated.

Still wondering if I should hold out though. The one thing that would be lost is the $500 app discount as from my understanding that ends at...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 09-23-2012, 06:03 PM
Replies: 172
Views: 17,943
Posted By specialist23
Sorry, "ordered" as in there was a vehicle...

Sorry, "ordered" as in there was a vehicle already being built with pretty much all the specs we wanted.

I believe the vehicle should be read for delivery this week. if you were in my shoes,...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 09-23-2012, 06:05 AM
Replies: 172
Views: 17,943
Posted By specialist23
Just ordered/leased a 13 x5. Would you suggest...

Just ordered/leased a 13 x5. Would you suggest delaying delivery into Oct? Do you think the deals will be that much better?
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 09-13-2012, 08:41 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 863
Posted By specialist23
i was told that it's about $1500 over invoice....

i was told that it's about $1500 over invoice. perhaps i can get it to around $500 over invoice, but just wanted to see what others are getting it for.

another dealer offered me $2k down, $1060...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 09-13-2012, 07:13 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 863
Posted By specialist23
2013 X5 Lease Advise

Please delete.

Thanks!
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-25-2011, 03:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 652
Posted By specialist23
i think that he's referring to having fresh air...

i think that he's referring to having fresh air come in via vents vs turning on the climate system. a lot of other vehicles do this but i don't think these do.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-22-2011, 10:39 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 647
Posted By specialist23
1. i don't think so. there's a few little...

1. i don't think so. there's a few little things i wish that bmw did and that is one of them. the other is that i wish the drivers seat would move back when you stop the car and open the door. ...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 04-19-2011, 11:49 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,849
Posted By specialist23
yikes! our 07 335i could get those mpg's but...

yikes! our 07 335i could get those mpg's but more at around 60-65 mph. congrats to you for getting them at 77mph and with a 5 series. although we have x-drive now and so i know that eats up a lot...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 01-26-2011, 07:48 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,382
Posted By specialist23
also on the subject of "leg heat", anyone else...

also on the subject of "leg heat", anyone else notice that the seat warmers get way too hot around your butt/legs? even with the settings all the way to the back, the butt/legs still gets much...
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