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Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 06-25-2015, 05:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,196
Posted By mjsbmw
My 2012 had Oyster. Looked great when clean but...

My 2012 had Oyster. Looked great when clean but jeans and leather jackets did cause color transfer to the seats. By the time the lease was up, the drivers seat was showing signs of wear from...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 04-07-2015, 05:26 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,277
Posted By mjsbmw
To the OP....did you get your money?

To the OP....did you get your money?
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 04-07-2015, 05:17 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,295
Posted By mjsbmw
I thought this is "Ask a Dealer" forum. Do...

I thought this is "Ask a Dealer" forum.

Do any of our forum sponsor dealers have knowledge of any changes? We are all speculating about the future based on the past.

I am just trying to...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 04-06-2015, 04:35 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,091
Posted By mjsbmw
Ard, It really depends where you live and...

Ard,

It really depends where you live and the quality of the roads, particularly in the winter with potholes, etc.

Hit a pothole at night (when visibility is poor) and you can end up with...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 04-06-2015, 03:46 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,528
Posted By mjsbmw
The March lease programs were excellent. ...

The March lease programs were excellent. April is pretty good although the in stock cash incentive program is no longer around.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-06-2015, 03:34 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,868
Posted By mjsbmw
I chose Mocha for my new 2015 535 after having...

I chose Mocha for my new 2015 535 after having some issues with Oyster in our 2012. After 33 months with Oyster, the color was failing and I could see the heating elements on the drivers seat. ...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 04-05-2015, 03:09 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,091
Posted By mjsbmw
I agree with your thinking about buying a quality...

I agree with your thinking about buying a quality product as T&W insurance (and for that matter extended warranties). It is all about paying claims.

For me, as long as my local BMW dealer...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 04-05-2015, 12:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,295
Posted By mjsbmw
Who knows what is really going on. The...

Who knows what is really going on.

The dealer was informed through its regional contact at BMW Financial that BMW was changing it policy regarding transferring MSDs to new leases. They thought...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 04-05-2015, 03:33 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,295
Posted By mjsbmw
BMW changing MSDs policy??

Just picked up a new 2015 535 and during the signing of papers, I was told that BMW is no longer making it easy to transfer MSDs to a new vehicle. Rather, they want you to lay out the MSDs $$$ for...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 04-05-2015, 03:14 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,091
Posted By mjsbmw
Most dealers are no longer pushing the BMW wheel...

Most dealers are no longer pushing the BMW wheel and tire insurance product since the cost has increased and coverage is less.

They have switched to 3rd party products.

Just picked up a...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 03-30-2015, 07:45 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 400
Posted By mjsbmw
Any last minute incentives for end of March

I will be picking up my 5 series on March 30th. Has BMW added any special incentives in addition to the 1500 in stock and .00129 money factor to the already nice March program? I live in NJ
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-29-2015, 10:12 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,905
Posted By mjsbmw
To the OP. Your MSDs will be returned assuming...

To the OP. Your MSDs will be returned assuming no damage to the car. It may take 4-6 weeks but you will see the money.

I would call once a week to see how the process is tracking. Sometimes...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-20-2015, 03:26 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 8,596
Posted By mjsbmw
When selecting my new 535xi, I had to turn down a...

When selecting my new 535xi, I had to turn down a number of 2015 Luxury Line in stock units because they had the (dis)comfort seats. Had them for one 3 year lease and found the standard seats...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-15-2015, 10:09 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 4,260
Posted By mjsbmw
About 4 months ago, I had a 2012 E350 4matic and...

About 4 months ago, I had a 2012 E350 4matic and a 2012 535xi, both under lease. Love both of them. Each have their advantages and it has been discussed at length elsewhere. Roll forward today...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-15-2015, 05:58 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 251
Posted By mjsbmw
Goodyear 245 45 18 runflats

Cross post.

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=831863
Forum: Wheels and Tires 03-12-2015, 03:48 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 254
Posted By mjsbmw
SOLD OEM Goodyear LS2 245 45 18 10/32 tread

SOLD

Two OEM Goodyear Eagle LS2 Runflats 245 45 18
10/32 tread depth
1000 miles take offs.

Excellent condition. No plugs, patches or bubbles.

TireRack price is $265 each plus shipping
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-12-2015, 12:42 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,812
Posted By mjsbmw
Setting an arbitrary monthly amount is not a good...

Setting an arbitrary monthly amount is not a good approach.

The best thing to do is to get 3 competitive quotes (one from a forum dealer).

do a side by side analysis with the following columns...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 03-09-2015, 04:58 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,279
Posted By mjsbmw
The rear view camera is a must when parking in...

The rear view camera is a must when parking in tight spaces in NYC.

I find it hard to believe that BMW does not make it standard equipment.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-17-2015, 04:23 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,710
Posted By mjsbmw
Not sure why you are a MB hater but you are...

Not sure why you are a MB hater but you are entitled to your opinion.

In 2014, I had both a 2012 535xi and a 2012 E350 4matic. I now have the 2012 535xi and a 2015 E350 4matic. I think my...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-15-2015, 05:35 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,189
Posted By mjsbmw
A few years ago there were some BMW dealers that...

A few years ago there were some BMW dealers that were selling the BMW wheel and tire insurance at very attractive prices. I just cannot find the old thread on this.

On the Mercedes Forum,...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-14-2015, 07:20 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,189
Posted By mjsbmw
BMW wheel & tire insurance at a discount??

I tried the search function but not finding any matches.

Are there any BMW dealers that sell the BMW wheel and tire insurance at a discount. My local dealer is quoting numbers close to $2K for a...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-09-2015, 05:57 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,137
Posted By mjsbmw
What are the mileage limits of the lease and what...

What are the mileage limits of the lease and what is your current mileage?
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 07-17-2014, 05:14 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,868
Posted By mjsbmw
I would have stopped auto pay a month or so...

I would have stopped auto pay a month or so before you planned the pull ahead trade. And then you would have had leverage. Unfortunately, given your situation you have no leverage.
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 04-20-2014, 07:36 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,306
Posted By mjsbmw
Vern, That seems like a great price. Have...

Vern,

That seems like a great price. Have you used them and did they charge only $85?

Mark
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 04-20-2014, 07:34 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,306
Posted By mjsbmw
Do not let the 3rd party inspection company near...

Do not let the 3rd party inspection company near your car. They are not on your side and will find something. They are paid to minimize loss to bmw financial.

Just turn it into the dealer....
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