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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-20-2015, 09:39 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,186
Posted By GerWil
Instead of disabling, if your car is under...

Instead of disabling, if your car is under warranty it would seem simpler to just get it fixed.
Forum: European Delivery 04-17-2015, 11:16 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 184
Posted By GerWil
2016 3 Series

In case anyone is interested I contacted the ED Department about possibility of late August 2016 3 Series delivery and was told they should be available. I am now anxiously waiting for the issuance...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 04-16-2015, 01:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 543
Posted By GerWil
I have a 2014 28i Xdrive Sport Line, and electric...

I have a 2014 28i Xdrive Sport Line, and electric steering assist (Servotronic) was a $250.00 option that I chose. I just looked at the 2015 Standard equipment and now it is standard. You should...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-16-2015, 12:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 555
Posted By GerWil
It was the European style with the separate wide...

It was the European style with the separate wide angle section. Not approved in U.S.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-11-2015, 05:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 555
Posted By GerWil
The photo shows the driver mirror housing on a...

The photo shows the driver mirror housing on a 2013 335i, The mirror was stolen in a hotel parking lot in Riga, Latvia. We had it replaced by a BMW dealer with the European Type, but when the car...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 01-15-2015, 09:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 787
Posted By GerWil
Thanks Jon

Thanks Jon
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 01-15-2015, 09:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 787
Posted By GerWil
Your delivery date was close to my September 15th...

Your delivery date was close to my September 15th delivery on a 2013 335i Xdrive; mine is under a 36 month lease. The 2016 335 will have a different engine and from what I have seen, a minor face...
Forum: Ask-A-Dealer 01-12-2015, 12:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 787
Posted By GerWil
2016 3 series

Does anyone know the likelihood of 2016 3 series being available for ED by September 1?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-24-2014, 09:36 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,198
Posted By GerWil
The replies I have seen to this are not serious. ...

The replies I have seen to this are not serious. There are many faults with the way the navigator chooses it routing. I always compare the Navigator routing to Google maps and when there is a...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 01-16-2014, 09:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,348
Posted By GerWil
I live in Vermont. If you plan to drive to...

I live in Vermont. If you plan to drive to Vermont in the winter and use it before the roads are cleared you need snow tires. I presently have the pirelli run flats which may be the only ones...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 01-16-2014, 12:42 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 642
Posted By GerWil
For anyone with auto high beams, I brought my car...

For anyone with auto high beams, I brought my car in today and there is a BMW service bulletin on adjusting the sensitivity. Hopefully, my problem has been corrected.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 01-13-2014, 05:55 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 642
Posted By GerWil
Automatic High Beam Adjustment

The auto high beams on my 2014 X1 are not sensitive enough. I often have to manually lower them when oncoming vehicles are almost on me and also receive flash signals from oncoming cars. At times...
Forum: European Delivery 07-22-2013, 12:13 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 976
Posted By GerWil
Tipping varies by country, but in Germany, a good...

Tipping varies by country, but in Germany, a good dinner is worth a 10% tip and the custom is to give it directly to the waiter and not leave it on the table. In restaurants where the waiter carries...
Forum: European Delivery 07-06-2013, 10:58 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,473
Posted By GerWil
I did not see your damage post when I wrote my...

I did not see your damage post when I wrote my first response. Did you find out about the damage only because you were doing a lot of asking or would it have been disclosed otherwise?
Forum: European Delivery 07-06-2013, 10:48 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,473
Posted By GerWil
Ky_soldier - You and I are in the same boat...

Ky_soldier - You and I are in the same boat (actually); I believe the "Mignon" and the references by some about the 6-8 delivery estimate is irrelevant to your situation and to a slightly lesser...
Forum: European Delivery 06-28-2013, 07:49 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,417
Posted By GerWil
Congratulations!!! Your dealer got it right. ...

Congratulations!!! Your dealer got it right. Mine is still waiting for the carrier.
Forum: European Delivery 06-26-2013, 08:31 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,417
Posted By GerWil
I was told by my dealer this morning that the car...

I was told by my dealer this morning that the car has been assigned to a carrier so I am hoping it arrives before July 4th.
Forum: European Delivery 06-26-2013, 08:29 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,417
Posted By GerWil
Wow!! That is an amazingly fast delivery time; a...

Wow!! That is an amazingly fast delivery time; a week from ship to dealer.
Forum: European Delivery 06-25-2013, 05:27 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,417
Posted By GerWil
Good News, and thanks for the update. I always...

Good News, and thanks for the update. I always thought the BMW ED Department was a good status source, but so far they have not responded to my emails. I plan to telephone in the morning and then...
Forum: European Delivery 06-24-2013, 10:08 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,417
Posted By GerWil
Just curious about your timeline from your ship...

Just curious about your timeline from your ship arrival to VDC; or if not known the total time to Dealer (variable because of repairs etc))
Forum: European Delivery 06-24-2013, 09:47 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,417
Posted By GerWil
I emailed the ED Department earlier today and...

I emailed the ED Department earlier today and waiting for response (perhaps they are waiting for update later today)
Forum: European Delivery 06-20-2013, 06:10 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,417
Posted By GerWil
The Mignon, with my car arrived yesterday morning...

The Mignon, with my car arrived yesterday morning and I attached the cargo details from last night. There is a stong possibility, based on my previous experience and also some recent posting that...
Forum: European Delivery 06-19-2013, 09:04 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 837
Posted By GerWil
I returned a few weeks ago from driving in...

I returned a few weeks ago from driving in nortern Italy and found that the navigationin the car was not up to date in that some newer roads show as being in space. I have noticed this before since...
Forum: European Delivery 06-18-2013, 07:56 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,417
Posted By GerWil
I was afraid it might be wishful thinking. As to...

I was afraid it might be wishful thinking. As to the 1, it never was entered on the W&W details report for a prior ED last fall.
Forum: European Delivery 06-17-2013, 08:44 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,417
Posted By GerWil
If our cars have been pre cleared, we should know...

If our cars have been pre cleared, we should know soon after the ship arrives, by how quickly they get released and arrive at the VPC.
See that you picked up an X1 on 5/14, one day after me.
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