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Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 02-13-2011, 11:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,150
Posted By fueledbymetal
I should at least get an allocation since I'm #1...

I should at least get an allocation since I'm #1 on my dealer's list and yesterday he said "We do have your car on Order Bank. As soon as production starts on the
model, you are in." So far he...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 02-13-2011, 03:13 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,150
Posted By fueledbymetal
A combination of timing (when I contacted them...

A combination of timing (when I contacted them weeks ago I was the first person willing to put down a deposit) and I've purchased new cars from them twice before.
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 02-12-2011, 03:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,150
Posted By fueledbymetal
ED pricing has not been released, which is why my...

ED pricing has not been released, which is why my deal was based on $1k over ED invoice (with the understanding that actual ED invoice would later be revealed).

So it would actually be a better...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 02-12-2011, 09:10 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,150
Posted By fueledbymetal
Is dealer profit the same for $1k over ED invoise as $1k over US invoice?

I have a deposit down for an agreed upon $1k over ED invoice on a 1M. Since it now seems all 1M's are coming out of dealer allocation, would they get the same profit selling to me at $1k over US...
Forum: European Delivery 01-24-2011, 11:05 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 884
Posted By fueledbymetal
Awesome, thanks!

Awesome, thanks!
Forum: European Delivery 01-19-2011, 01:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 884
Posted By fueledbymetal
Thanks - I checked the link and found the...

Thanks - I checked the link and found the following:
"If you are interested in renting quality Mountain Bike(s) or Road Bike(s) send us AN EMAIL with the title: Inquiry For Mountain (or Road) Bike...
Forum: European Delivery 01-19-2011, 05:18 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 884
Posted By fueledbymetal
Yep - I'm intersted in renting a quality human...

Yep - I'm intersted in renting a quality human powered bicycle. I updated the thread title.
Forum: European Delivery 01-18-2011, 10:46 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 884
Posted By fueledbymetal
Any good Bicycle rentals and/or riding in Munich?

I have a deposit down on a 1 Series M Coupe for ED and would like to get at least one or two 50-70 mile rides in while there. Can anybody recommend a bike rental shop with good road bikes and some...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 11-13-2009, 07:41 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,398
Posted By fueledbymetal
How are BMW's with more than 100k miles treated as trades?

I'd like to keep my 545i until ~2013 to trade in for a a next gen 3-series, but I'll likely have 105-110k miles by then. Do BMW dealers typically give a fair trade in value for high mileage BMW's...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-10-2009, 09:28 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,827
Posted By fueledbymetal
Front Tire Wear on 545i w/ Sport Package?

I have about 25k miles on the front tires of my 545i with the sport package. The inside tread is almost bald while the rest of the tires still have a decent amount tread left above the wear...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-04-2009, 05:05 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,464
Posted By fueledbymetal
For what it's worth my radiator was replaced for...

For what it's worth my radiator was replaced for a crack about a week after buying the car (bought as CPO in May '08) and the expansion tank cracked about 2 months ago. The radiator crack was...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-04-2009, 04:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,883
Posted By fueledbymetal
I brought my car in recently for this problem. ...

I brought my car in recently for this problem. The service rep said there was a TSB for the particular error code my car had, but they couldn't find the cause and just reset it. About 30 miles from...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-10-2009, 02:53 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 389
Posted By fueledbymetal
Consumer Assistance to Recycle and Save Act of 2009 for 545?

Does anybody knwo if the 545 fuel economy qualifies it for the Consumer Assistance to Recycle and Save Act of 2009?
http://www.cars.gov/
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-27-2009, 10:32 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,986
Posted By fueledbymetal
Thanks!

Thanks!
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 01-26-2009, 05:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,986
Posted By fueledbymetal
Was Logic 7 standard for 2007 335i coupes?

I was doing a search on CPO 2007 335 coupes on bmwusa and out of about 50 coupes within 500 miles not a single one had the Logic 7 sound lisetd as an option - was it standard for 07?
:dunno:
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-03-2008, 09:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,838
Posted By fueledbymetal
Anybody know the answer to this one? :dunno:

Anybody know the answer to this one?

:dunno:
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 11-03-2008, 09:40 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 23,789
Posted By fueledbymetal
I don't have nav and this just happened to me. :(...

I don't have nav and this just happened to me. :(

Any fixes for this yet?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 07-07-2008, 06:12 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 512
Posted By fueledbymetal
Cheapest way I know of is to have the Aux input...

Cheapest way I know of is to have the Aux input installed. The part is ~$75 plus about 1 hour labor.
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 06-02-2008, 04:28 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,618
Posted By fueledbymetal
I used a Saris Bones trunk rack for the first...

I used a Saris Bones trunk rack for the first time this weekend and it worked great. I'd rather have a hitch, but the only one I could find in the states required drilling the trunk floor pan. Roof...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-28-2008, 11:21 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 888
Posted By fueledbymetal
Does anybody have any idea on how tough this hitch would be to install?

I'm interested in a trailer hitch for carrying a bike rack. I found this one:

http://www.etrailer.com/pc-H~11498.htm?vehicleid=20057248

...and was wondering if anybody has either used it or...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-27-2008, 05:20 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,516
Posted By fueledbymetal
2005 545i's are coming off lease now, so there...

2005 545i's are coming off lease now, so there are some good deals out there on them. Performance wise, the 545i has less horsepower (obviously) but is rated at 18/26 mpg vs 16/22 mpg for the '06...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 05-25-2008, 02:54 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,575
Posted By fueledbymetal
The pleasure of driving the 5-seres has...

The pleasure of driving the 5-seres has outweighed my want for a trailer hitch, so I'm just going to suck it up and use a trunk rack when I need to carry my bikes :D


On the X3 I believe it had...
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-24-2008, 04:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 775
Posted By fueledbymetal
So $550 is the installed price for the ipod...

So $550 is the installed price for the ipod adapter? Therefore $450 installed for the aux jack?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-24-2008, 07:49 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 775
Posted By fueledbymetal
Thanks! One last question...is there an...

Thanks! One last question...is there an auxiliary jack for the stereo so that I can hook up an mp3 player?
Forum: E60 (2004 - 2010) 05-24-2008, 03:00 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 775
Posted By fueledbymetal
I'm joining the 5 series club!

I wasn't a huge fan of the 5 sereis styling when I first saw it in magazines, but after reading a few articles I saw a pciture that made the design "click" for me. Ever since then I've thought it...
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