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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-12-2014, 02:28 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,525
Posted By Sphinx15
Beautiful! Although I'm biased, I pick up my...

Beautiful! Although I'm biased, I pick up my 435GC with that same color combo next week :thumbup: I can't wait to see her in person, the pictures never do this car justice, it is simply more stunning...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-21-2012, 06:51 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,040
Posted By Sphinx15
Funny - I have the same thing happen on my 2012...

Funny - I have the same thing happen on my 2012 BSM, both sides of the car and different locations. The strangest one most recently was on the passenger side rear door. It's the wife's car, infant...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-06-2012, 03:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,038
Posted By Sphinx15
Thanks all for the replies and Ard for chiming...

Thanks all for the replies and Ard for chiming in. I've contacted two other body shops and my wife will be getting estimates this week with part lists.

jashearer, PM incoming, sorry you are going...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-06-2012, 11:32 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,038
Posted By Sphinx15
Update - I talked to the dealer and got the body...

Update - I talked to the dealer and got the body shop they outsource to. I also talked to WagonWorks, and they told me that Gieco's policy is to come do the damage assessment first, then they come...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-06-2012, 11:05 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,038
Posted By Sphinx15
Thanks UncleJ, our 4 month old son was in the car...

Thanks UncleJ, our 4 month old son was in the car at the time of the accident. He actually slept through the whole thing and I think these things tend to rattle the nerves more than anything.

...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-06-2012, 10:04 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,038
Posted By Sphinx15
Thumbs down 2012 X5 Rear-ended, searched, a few remaining questions - Paging ARD

I've done some research and read some great posts by Ard and some others on what to do, but before I start this process I want to make sure I've got my game plan in place. My wife was rear-ended...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-01-2012, 06:26 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 15,914
Posted By Sphinx15
+1

+1
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-01-2012, 04:39 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,636
Posted By Sphinx15
FWIW I've experimented and found that I can get...

FWIW I've experimented and found that I can get 26 mpg highway in my 3.5i if I'm REALLY trying to squeeze as much as possible out of it. Around town/city I'm seeing 16 or so and I would say under...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-30-2012, 07:04 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,092
Posted By Sphinx15
My little guy is just a month old and we're using...

My little guy is just a month old and we're using the Britax B Safe in our 2012. I'm surprised and how much room those rear-facing infant seats take up but I can sit comfortably in front of it on the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 04-25-2012, 07:07 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,674
Posted By Sphinx15
I did refuse delivery and had my dealer reorder...

I did refuse delivery and had my dealer reorder our X5 - moonroof had a pretty good scratch and there was some slight delivery damage to the rear bumper. I probably wouldn't have refused it if it was...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 12-08-2011, 12:56 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 11,904
Posted By Sphinx15
This - we have the third row, we have 1 time...

This - we have the third row, we have 1 time crammed 7 full adults in the car, and I really mean crammed. I would think for Kids the third row is fine, think <5'/100#. You don't lose any space with...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 08-31-2011, 12:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,067
Posted By Sphinx15
Bump - interested to know this as well...

Bump - interested to know this as well...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-24-2011, 07:19 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,190
Posted By Sphinx15
Jipuri - let me take a look when I get out of the...

Jipuri - let me take a look when I get out of the office, all the paperwork is at the house. The dealership threw in the floor mats for us due to the hassle, I told them I wanted them to throw in...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 05-23-2011, 10:28 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,190
Posted By Sphinx15
Thanks for bumping this, forgot to update -...

Thanks for bumping this, forgot to update - picked her up two weekends ago, after about a 3 week wait for the new order. Not to bad from order-to-delivery. We're thrilled, and have had no problems...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-26-2011, 05:58 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,190
Posted By Sphinx15
Nope - no changes, aside from the damage she was...

Nope - no changes, aside from the damage she was beautiful, exactly what we wanted. I did check to see if the wife wanted a different color than BSM but the last 3 cars have been blue and the only...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-25-2011, 06:34 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,190
Posted By Sphinx15
Sorry, sorry, SAV! :thumbup: It's replacing an...

Sorry, sorry, SAV! :thumbup: It's replacing an Explorer and I guess old habits die hard because that thing is nothing short of a truck.

Not totaled, the sunroof was scratched up pretty deep...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-24-2011, 05:56 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,190
Posted By Sphinx15
Well after 5 weeks of impatiently waiting we...

Well after 5 weeks of impatiently waiting we finally went for delivery this past weekend only to find the truck damaged, not very significant at all, but unfortunately not repairable, and I'm pretty...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-22-2011, 01:57 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,258
Posted By Sphinx15
I got offered 1.9% for 36 months on my 2012,...

I got offered 1.9% for 36 months on my 2012, originally offered 2.9% but adjusted when I told them I could do better through my credit union.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-21-2011, 04:39 PM
Replies: 326
Views: 31,703
Posted By Sphinx15
Just got the call...picking her up on saturday,...

Just got the call...picking her up on saturday, pretty pumped about it

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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 04-04-2011, 07:28 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,643
Posted By Sphinx15
Checking in for this thread - also interested in...

Checking in for this thread - also interested in coding options for folding mirrors, windows, and some other coding options. Did some searching and only found that it can be done, not any info on how...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-11-2011, 04:30 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,190
Posted By Sphinx15
Yes - we were able to do $3K or so under MSRP. ...

Yes - we were able to do $3K or so under MSRP. Financing is different, for 2012's I think we were quoted 2.9% for up to 36 months and then it goes up from there.




Pictures coming - I found...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-10-2011, 08:21 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,190
Posted By Sphinx15
There is still a premium sound package, that...

There is still a premium sound package, that package is now $1,500 and it's bundled with Satellite Radio. Premium hi-fi was still a $1,200 stand alone option. I'm not sure of what changes, if any,...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-10-2011, 07:46 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,190
Posted By Sphinx15
Thanks - and to clarify 35i Premium, this is my...

Thanks - and to clarify 35i Premium, this is my "wife's car", she wasn't a fan of the extra noise of the d, I loved the torque but in the end we went with what she liked.
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 03-10-2011, 07:13 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,190
Posted By Sphinx15
New to the club - just ordered my first BMW

I've been a BMW fan since my first experience behind a wheel of a 2001 540i sport 6mt when I began working at a BMW dealership while in college. Since then I've constantly had a pulse on the used...
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