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Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 12-21-2016, 10:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,124
Posted By bdb
The Luxury seats were also something I would not...

The Luxury seats were also something I would not have ordered, but damn are they nice.
I think better than the Sport Seats. And the ventilation is pretty useless right now in winter, but it's fun....
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 12-21-2016, 09:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,124
Posted By bdb
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Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 12-19-2016, 08:47 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,124
Posted By bdb
No snow/ice on the way back, and given that it's...

No snow/ice on the way back, and given that it's shod with 20" rims and Pirelli P-Zero tires, I imagine they aren't the optimal tire/wheel combo.
Drove a few blocks in Portland on slush/snow, and it...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 12-18-2016, 10:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,124
Posted By bdb
Thanks - Picked up a 2016 yesterday 35i, got a...

Thanks - Picked up a 2016 yesterday 35i, got a great deal from David @ BMW Portland, and I would agree, the X5 feels faster/stronger for some reason.

Loving it so far! loving it. Drive back from...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 12-12-2016, 03:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,124
Posted By bdb
X3 to X5

Who has made that jump? I'm debating currently - would be a 35i X5 and from a 35i X3

Don't have kids, its a car for the dog/bikes/going to the mountains. Any thoughts on performance difference...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 12-12-2016, 03:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,067
Posted By bdb
I got out of an X3 with swapalease and it had...

I got out of an X3 with swapalease and it had MSD's which I got from the new owner. so if the deal is good enough people can/do do it.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 12-07-2016, 10:16 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 737
Posted By bdb
My X3 was rear ended and looked like there was...

My X3 was rear ended and looked like there was even less damage than that and it was totaled out.

BMW don't like to replace certain parts of the car and that's what happened to mine. I was...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 09-13-2016, 11:16 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 991
Posted By bdb
For Bay Area dealers, I've had good experience...

For Bay Area dealers, I've had good experience with Bruce Marks at Sonnen in San Rafael.

Having said that I also bought 3 cars from Jon at SB
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 07-25-2016, 04:48 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,017
Posted By bdb
What options on the car? I could be...

What options on the car?

I could be interested in a lease takeover?

PM me?
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 05-13-2016, 10:51 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,056
Posted By bdb
I went through this with an X3, I got back all...

I went through this with an X3, I got back all the MSD's and even came out with another 2K I think from the insurance payout.
BMW got the money from the insurance, and I got back what was over the...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 08-21-2015, 09:04 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,643
Posted By bdb
Make the payment - I had my car totaled after 8...

Make the payment - I had my car totaled after 8 months, and I came out ahead with the deal - Feels weird to make it, and it might take a month or so
to sort out, but worth it.
Forum: General BMW Questions 05-15-2015, 08:46 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,328
Posted By bdb
I had it on my X3, and several times when going...

I had it on my X3, and several times when going for a coffee I managed to lock the car and leave it running.
Weird feeling really.

I also never really got to the point where I trusted it to lock...
Forum: Cars - Private Party 11-06-2014, 07:50 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 926
Posted By bdb
Sorry -it's gone - SwapaLease works pretty well.

Sorry -it's gone - SwapaLease works pretty well.
Forum: Cars - Private Party 10-30-2014, 11:22 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 926
Posted By bdb
Added some photos. And as far as the MSD's...

Added some photos.

And as far as the MSD's I'm negotiable on getting all of that back if anyone is interested.
Forum: Cars - Private Party 10-09-2014, 07:43 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 926
Posted By bdb
This thread might explain that. ...

This thread might explain that.

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=775238&highlight=
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - 2017) 10-09-2014, 07:43 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,403
Posted By bdb
I should update this I guess. I ended up...

I should update this I guess.

I ended up getting a pretty good payout from Geico on the value of the car, which left me with extra cash to go into the new car.
All is well that ends well
Forum: Cars - Private Party 10-08-2014, 11:07 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 926
Posted By bdb
Residual is $32,276.25 My payment is actually...

Residual is $32,276.25
My payment is actually 597.31
The payment is 549.25 + tax.
In CA that's $48.06

Current Lease Payoff Quote is

Total Lease Payoff $47,306.07
Forum: Cars - Private Party 10-07-2014, 09:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 926
Posted By bdb
Lease Takeover - 2014 X3 35i

Looking for someone to take over my Lease on the X3.
It's a 2014 and I've had it 4 Months - been garaged the entire time and is immaculate inside and out.


Carbon Black
Black Nevada Leather...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - 2017) 06-02-2014, 08:36 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,403
Posted By bdb
The deals are leaning me towards a 2014. I...

The deals are leaning me towards a 2014.

I like value for money :) you know in a BMW..
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 06-01-2014, 07:50 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,075
Posted By bdb
this was an informative thread thanks! My X3...

this was an informative thread thanks!

My X3 just got hit last week, and I'm being told it will be written off. this is only 7 months old.

I wonder how long Geico will pay for a rental car..
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - 2017) 05-31-2014, 09:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,403
Posted By bdb
X3 Totaled. :( Question..

It's a 2014, have had it about 7 months. Rear ended, and there is frame damage that BMW will not fix. It really didn't look that bad. But BMW don't sell the part of the frame that's damaged..
...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - 2017) 02-06-2014, 09:18 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 26,698
Posted By bdb
Super nice front changes.. Well done BMW

Super nice front changes.. Well done BMW
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - 2017) 10-13-2013, 11:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 704
Posted By bdb
Just picked up my 28i

Carbon Black
Sand Beige.
M-Sport
Premium Pack
Heated Seats.

Pretty Stripped down, but visually I liked the M-Sport pack, so that won out over most other options. Happy with the deal I got....
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 08-07-2013, 10:54 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 5,202
Posted By bdb
Am I correct in my calculation that with 54% v...

Am I correct in my calculation that with 54% v 60% residual on an x3 v 335 that the price difference will be $100 or so in favour of the 335?
Forum: European Delivery 12-23-2010, 09:18 AM
Replies: 137
Views: 10,693
Posted By bdb
Got the Grills last night - managed to install...

Got the Grills last night - managed to install them very easily given that I was pretty drunk when I did it.

Will take a photo over the holiday break. Excellent Value for money Modification.
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