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Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 01-31-2015, 06:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 544
Posted By grizbo
Congratulations! You did the right thing in...

Congratulations! You did the right thing in ordering as you like it instead of buying off the lot with compromises--and living in Germany, ED is a no brainer. Great build sheet, you'll get hooked on...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-25-2015, 12:34 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 7,665
Posted By grizbo
Nice and congrats! I'm startin to get the...

Nice and congrats! I'm startin to get the itch--better stay away from these boards.
Forum: F10 M5 (2012 - Current) 11-17-2014, 10:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 833
Posted By grizbo
I've never driven a 6 but have sat in several at...

I've never driven a 6 but have sat in several at dealerships. The seat seems to sit lower in relation to the floorboard meaning your legs are in more of a straight out position; the 5 has a taller...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-09-2014, 02:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,223
Posted By grizbo
When you say 7/100 are we actually getting 7 more...

When you say 7/100 are we actually getting 7 more years or is it just an extension of the factory 4/50 meaning we're only buying 3/50? If the latter, these things should be advertised and sold as...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-09-2014, 02:42 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,371
Posted By grizbo
They are noisy when you first turn them cause...

They are noisy when you first turn them cause they're on the highest setting. I always turn it down to the middle setting and it's not as detectable.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-11-2014, 10:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,032
Posted By grizbo
At the top of this page click on "site sponsors"...

At the top of this page click on "site sponsors" and you'll see the names of several. Then email one of those folks after you've configured your car and they'll guide you through the process. A very...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-11-2014, 01:13 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,410
Posted By grizbo
I've not thought of mine in a long time until...

I've not thought of mine in a long time until seeing this thread--so yea, definately an option you won't miss if ya don't have it. Save $600 an buy some cool sporting equipment you've wanted!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-11-2014, 01:08 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,108
Posted By grizbo
Obviously we're all stumped here too. Do post if...

Obviously we're all stumped here too. Do post if you ever get it resolved---not good if the dealer can't figure it out!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-11-2014, 01:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,032
Posted By grizbo
Anand--you can do all of your deal via the...

Anand--you can do all of your deal via the internet (unless you have a trade-in) using one of the board sponsors, guaranteed to get the best price. The part I hate most is sitting in a dealership...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-01-2014, 06:06 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,554
Posted By grizbo
Insurance is bait & switch---they suck us in with...

Insurance is bait & switch---they suck us in with low rates and then bump up the premiums in a couple years. The key is no loyalty to one company and the willingness to shop around every few years.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-30-2014, 05:57 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,536
Posted By grizbo
To the OP, I suppose you're well aware of the...

To the OP, I suppose you're well aware of the higher operating costs of a diesel that probably won't equalize out (compared to gas) in a 3 year lease. As an example, January's Roundel did a 328i vs...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-17-2014, 06:39 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,347
Posted By grizbo
This is exactly why I've never bought a used...

This is exactly why I've never bought a used car---ya just never know!
Forum: F12 / F13 M6 & F06 M6 Gran Coupe (2012 - current) 01-12-2014, 06:13 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 884
Posted By grizbo
Appreciate the nice video! I really do like those...

Appreciate the nice video! I really do like those frozen colors though they're an expensive upgrade. But what's a few more grand in a $130k car anyway?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-11-2014, 09:20 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,874
Posted By grizbo
My 550xi is $960/yr thru AmFam with multipolicy...

My 550xi is $960/yr thru AmFam with multipolicy discount and $1000 deductible; I live 70 miles S of StL. Haven't shopped around because our agent is my wife's good friend. Just shows, friendship can...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-27-2013, 12:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 551
Posted By grizbo
Just sent ya a pm --selling my 550ix.

Just sent ya a pm --selling my 550ix.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-22-2013, 07:32 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,613
Posted By grizbo
I've let all of my subscriptions expire for...

I've let all of my subscriptions expire for exactly the reasons you've described, bmwlvr60. I'm tired of the yearly "game", sound quality sucks, and there are better options for free (Spotify). I...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-23-2012, 05:39 AM
Replies: 1,607
Views: 94,760
Posted By grizbo
Just curious---is this contraband info that...

Just curious---is this contraband info that requires sending dozens of PM's rather than just posting all the info here once and being done with it?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-05-2012, 07:02 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,440
Posted By grizbo
I used Irv Robinson from Motor Werks--a board...

I used Irv Robinson from Motor Werks--a board sponsor--for my Feb 12 ED. The price he gave me was actually better than what I had calculated from BMWconfig so I was happy. I've seen some negs about...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 08-05-2012, 06:48 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,654
Posted By grizbo
Here's another thread for ya... ...

Here's another thread for ya...

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=631306&highlight=
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-28-2012, 06:58 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,475
Posted By grizbo
I decided NOT to get the tire insurance because...

I decided NOT to get the tire insurance because the LS2 tires are covered by Goodyear for the first year on any road hazard damage. If I decide to keep the car longer and get a bubble that'll be a...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 07-05-2012, 08:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,202
Posted By grizbo
I've also noticed some buckling on mine. BTW...

I've also noticed some buckling on mine. BTW Passport BMW shipped it to my door for $90.55 shipping included. Part# 51-47-2-154-481. List price is $141--what a joke!
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 06-13-2012, 04:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,376
Posted By grizbo
Also you can't snap an iphone into the cradle...

Also you can't snap an iphone into the cradle while it's in a case. That was a dealbreaker for me---didn't wanna take the Otterbox off and on constantly. And that case has saved my phone on several...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-31-2012, 05:37 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,403
Posted By grizbo
That's a beauty! Post what options you have when...

That's a beauty! Post what options you have when there's time. White is a great color on this car.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 05-29-2012, 05:27 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,235
Posted By grizbo
Not true! You can still see it but just not as...

Not true! You can still see it but just not as bright as without.
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 05-23-2012, 01:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 708
Posted By grizbo
Have it on my 911tt and it's never been...

Have it on my 911tt and it's never been accurate--so I end up checking the tire pressure weekly out of paranoia! Even resetting the system doesn't help.
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