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Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 10-12-2012, 07:26 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,023
Posted By BricksBMW
Seat

After months we have truly given up. I pressed, banged, called BMW NA, no solution. I know now never to get a BMW w/o the sports seats. I'm on my 3rd but first without the sport seats.

I will say...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 04-15-2012, 12:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,023
Posted By BricksBMW
SHop Foreman at service says seat is fine. I can...

SHop Foreman at service says seat is fine. I can tell you the drivers seat is different than the passenger seat in the way it feels. The dealer is working on a fix. I would like to get the sport...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 04-13-2012, 06:14 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,023
Posted By BricksBMW
135i CV Seat Issue

Just got a 135i CV Saphire Black with TerraCotta. Issue is the car is for my wife it has no sport seats and the seat is pressing so hard int he lumbar area it is almost undrivable. I know the lumbar...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 03-16-2012, 02:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,333
Posted By BricksBMW
My 1 is on a ship

How do I find the ship name and track it?
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 02-14-2012, 08:34 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,442
Posted By BricksBMW
2012 135 Convert

Just wondering what the experiences with the DCT 7 speed transmission have been. My wife is getting this car and there isnt a car in the area to drive with the DCT. Has there been any issues? Is it...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 09-02-2011, 08:20 AM
Replies: 1,711
Views: 208,080
Posted By BricksBMW
For one your dealer is horrible.... My...

For one your dealer is horrible....

My dealer hasnt charged or threatened to charge fro 3 replaced tires that they dealt with Goodyear and I was totally removed from any issues.

Your warranty...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-06-2011, 12:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,080
Posted By BricksBMW
Me Too

Thought I would have to go to the dealer. On my way out to reset my roof now!!!!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-11-2011, 08:48 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 897
Posted By BricksBMW
Radar Detector

Has anyone installed an Escort 9500ci? If so wherre have you put the 2 interior units? Also anyone have any real world experience with the unit?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-27-2011, 11:56 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,383
Posted By BricksBMW
Tires and Rims

PM sent


Brick
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-01-2011, 08:26 AM
Replies: 1,711
Views: 208,080
Posted By BricksBMW
I also have had a bubbled GY 19". Based on my...

I also have had a bubbled GY 19". Based on my previous experience with diff low profile tires run flat and non is the GY is an inferior product with a sidewall that cant live up to that of it's...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-28-2011, 01:03 PM
Replies: 1,711
Views: 208,080
Posted By BricksBMW
I have had many cars with low profile tires. My...

I have had many cars with low profile tires. My last BMW had Bridgestones and I had flats but never a bubbled side wall. The tires drove horrible do to there extremely stiff sidewalls, but they...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-23-2011, 09:13 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,497
Posted By BricksBMW
Did you try the Goodyear dealer in Stamford Hank...

Did you try the Goodyear dealer in Stamford Hank Mays? or Town Fair in Stamford on High Ridge Rd? I have heard both had the tires in the past.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-05-2011, 09:18 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,944
Posted By BricksBMW
Congratulations. I just crossed 700 miles after...

Congratulations. I just crossed 700 miles after a week and a half. You don't feel miles going by in the ride we picked. Enjoy your wheels and keep the epic posts coming.

Sent from my Droid...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-01-2011, 09:09 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,157
Posted By BricksBMW
I got my 550xi for Invoice plus $200 and got the...

I got my 550xi for Invoice plus $200 and got the $1000 back on top of that. The $1,000 was for deliveries before the end of Feb though. Not sure it is still available.


Brick
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-25-2011, 07:13 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,467
Posted By BricksBMW
I will double check the build date. It might have...

I will double check the build date. It might have been December. Lugers could work here, usually only go to the island to visit dad but would make an exception for some Msport fun!!!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-25-2011, 06:49 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,467
Posted By BricksBMW
Thanks, the steering wheel is not completely...

Thanks, the steering wheel is not completely level so after only 70 miles I'm trying to decide if it is the crown of the roads I'm adjusting for or it is a small tweek in alignment.

BTW nicwe...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-25-2011, 06:41 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,467
Posted By BricksBMW
I got One!!!!!

Well after asking many questions and trolling this board tirelessly I picked up a 550xi. I negotiated with BMW NA to get assistance after my experience with an '08 335xi. The dealer gave me a price...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-18-2011, 09:25 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 744
Posted By BricksBMW
Pricing???

I went to NADA and got the pricing for a 550ix. The MSRP matched the BMW web site and the dealer build sheet. Is the invoice price from NADA true? If so the dealer offered me the vehicle at $800 over...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-14-2011, 12:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,298
Posted By BricksBMW
Transmission

Ok so I am almost ready to pull the trigger on a 550ix. I want M sport prf2 split seats. My question is what is the real world difference between the Sport trans vs the Std trans? We'll worry about...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-08-2011, 06:21 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,770
Posted By BricksBMW
Allignment

I called my friend @ Greenwich BMW service. The allignment could definately get knocked out of wack and a "normal" allignment costs $250. The fact that the new 5 has the DHP the cost is more. I would...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-13-2011, 01:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 818
Posted By BricksBMW
SP with or without DH/ARS

Has anyone driven a car with the sport package without the dynamic handling and ARS? If so what are your impressions? Just wondering if avoiding these features will change the driving and ownership...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-13-2011, 06:41 AM
Replies: 686
Views: 86,327
Posted By BricksBMW
Based on my experience with BMW and the HPFP...

Based on my experience with BMW and the HPFP issue on my 335xi BMW will do nothing but continue to put bandaids on the issue. They dont seem to care to rectify the issue. Continue to put paqrts on...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-05-2011, 09:08 AM
Replies: 686
Views: 86,327
Posted By BricksBMW
I've been watching this thread since I am...

I've been watching this thread since I am interested in the 550xi. My 335xi is back in for the 3rd time this month for the std. fuel delivery issues. I'm not totally convinced BMW is making a product...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-03-2011, 01:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,107
Posted By BricksBMW
Purchase prices

I am interested in a 550xi and am wondering what type if any discounts to msrp people are paying for their new rides. any info would be great.

Brick
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-22-2010, 11:26 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 940
Posted By BricksBMW
I had the long start issue that took at least 2...

I had the long start issue that took at least 2 fixes. I had 2 fuel pumps, and multiple injectors, coils and plugs over a recent one month span. Not sure of the NY lemon law but my vehicle is a lease...
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