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Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 02-07-2017, 03:31 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,592
Posted By soledoc
so you're saying there is a separate Sport seat...

so you're saying there is a separate Sport seat different from the Standard seat which is different from the multi countour seat? I'm confused. I assume the M sport gets a sport seat which is an...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 02-06-2017, 08:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,126
Posted By soledoc
Great thread. I've had a 2009 328i sedan MT, 2012...

Great thread. I've had a 2009 328i sedan MT, 2012 328i sedan MT amd currently a 2015 428i coupe MT. My wife has a 2016 528i sedan. I am 48 and we have a 14 yr old son and a dog (for which I use the...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 02-06-2017, 09:28 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,592
Posted By soledoc
so is the non multi contour seat a decent seat? I...

so is the non multi contour seat a decent seat? I always get the upgraded seats when I get the M sport package that usually gets you the upgraded seat.
In looking at the builder online before you...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 02-06-2017, 08:27 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,592
Posted By soledoc
but for some reason I tried to build a 540 with...

but for some reason I tried to build a 540 with night blue leather and it removed the luxury seating package?!:dunno:
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 02-06-2017, 08:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,020
Posted By soledoc
I always buy blue cars. I currently have an...

I always buy blue cars. I currently have an estoril blue 428i coupe. I'm leaning towards the new 5 series and it would definitely be in mediterranean blue. I think it would look good in the night...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 02-02-2017, 06:58 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,551
Posted By soledoc
mediterranean blue exterior and night blue dakota...

mediterranean blue exterior and night blue dakota leather interior would be my choice for sure.
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 01-22-2017, 02:00 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 767
Posted By soledoc
Canadian site has a night blue leather interior....

Canadian site has a night blue leather interior. I hope we get that. That's almost worth it for me to get a car with a blue interior.
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 01-16-2017, 03:57 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,234
Posted By soledoc
will the DCT be available on the M550?

will the DCT be available on the M550?
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 12-27-2016, 03:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,469
Posted By soledoc
I just saw the 30 JAHRE M3 at the Indianapolis...

I just saw the 30 JAHRE M3 at the Indianapolis Auto show. I am a huge fan of blue cars, recaro seats and this car fits the bill. $80K plus...yikes. pretty amazing car to say the least. plus with...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-26-2016, 01:18 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,156
Posted By soledoc
all good adivce. I'm doing some exercising and...

all good adivce. I'm doing some exercising and stretching and ride my bike when I can. I have made the decision to get a DCT car for my next BMW whatever it is. I still may get a MT Porsche Cayman...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-17-2016, 11:02 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,156
Posted By soledoc
I agree. The DCT is intriguing but not available...

I agree. The DCT is intriguing but not available on all models. I think I'll inquire. I'm curious about the new 5 series but certainly love the looks and lines of the 4series. I get at least two...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-14-2016, 07:17 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,156
Posted By soledoc
I think I'll probably have to hold on to this car...

I think I'll probably have to hold on to this car until the lease is up in Feb 2018 unless you guys think it would be possible to talk to the dealer and see if I could get out early (one year?). I...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-13-2016, 02:00 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,156
Posted By soledoc
I appreciate your insight here. I hope I don't...

I appreciate your insight here. I hope I don't end up with a knee replacement but the technology now is so good if I need it down the line I'm fine with that and it WILL be the left knee. At this...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-12-2016, 06:38 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,156
Posted By soledoc
Thanks for the advice. I'm not overweight and...

Thanks for the advice. I'm not overweight and play tennis. I will do a topical NSAID, PT and maybe shoot an X-ray in my office. (I do feet- I'm a DPM) and see how it goes in a month or two. If no...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-12-2016, 03:56 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,156
Posted By soledoc
my 2015 428 manual transmission and left knee pain

So I'm starting to notice pain in my left knee at the front over the patella. I have driven manual transmission for most of my life and I'm 48. I hate to admit it but I wonder if it's time to give...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 11-18-2016, 02:13 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,464
Posted By soledoc
Well said about the entire package. I agree with...

Well said about the entire package. I agree with that completely. I would not necessarily want an M4 just for the speed.
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 11-12-2016, 03:58 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,464
Posted By soledoc
So you have made pretty similar jumps in BMW...

So you have made pretty similar jumps in BMW levels as me. I have had two 328i sport packages and currently a 428 m sport (all three in manual transmissions). As you know I've done 2 of them with...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 10-20-2016, 07:34 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,122
Posted By soledoc
I have an Estroil Blue 428 coupe with tinted...

I have an Estroil Blue 428 coupe with tinted windows and beige interior with aluminum trim and 6 sp manual. I get compliments, looks, thumbs up nearly every day. I am serious. I love blue cars and...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 09-19-2016, 08:57 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,965
Posted By soledoc
this is why I have a spare car...'07 530xi in...

this is why I have a spare car...'07 530xi in addition to my daily driver 428i coupe. Love my wagons and will always have one. I must say that MB wagon is sweet looking.
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-12-2016, 12:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 261
Posted By soledoc
thanks for the tip to the european site. I'll...

thanks for the tip to the european site. I'll check that out but I'm not too comfortable taking the roof apart and messing with the wiring.
Forum: European Delivery 07-11-2016, 04:27 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 5,883
Posted By soledoc
Maybe we need a follow up to our European...

Maybe we need a follow up to our European Delivery cars...e.g. where are we in 6 months, 1 year, 2 years. Then you could follow that up with what you plan to do for your next ED.

I for one will...
Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 07-11-2016, 04:15 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 261
Posted By soledoc
530xi wagon rear window unlocking

So in my 2007 530xi station wagon about 5 seconds after I start the car the rear window part unlociks. It's not the bottom part only the 1/2 part that opens the window. I get out, shut it again and...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 04-20-2016, 06:46 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,579
Posted By soledoc
My son is 13 and 5'8" and loves to sit in the...

My son is 13 and 5'8" and loves to sit in the back of my 428. As I suspected the 428 may be a bit bigger inside than the 6 series coupe
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 04-19-2016, 07:31 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,579
Posted By soledoc
that's what I have...estoril blue 428i coupe,...

that's what I have...estoril blue 428i coupe, manual transmission, M sport package...love the car and color and I get tons of compliments. I guess I'm not sure why I would move up to a 6...I'm 47...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 04-18-2016, 12:05 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,579
Posted By soledoc
Surprise me in what way? I will sit in one but...

Surprise me in what way? I will sit in one but they don't always have a 6 series coupe sitting around
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