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Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 11-21-2012, 09:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,987
Posted By M3Woody
Rescheduled

Hi Richard,

The appointment had to be rescheduled due to some conflicting appointments. I will let you know the outcome once we get it in again.

Hope you have a Great Thanksgiving with family...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 11-11-2012, 06:53 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,330
Posted By M3Woody
Unhappy Declining BMW Quality

I have not read the CR issue though I have seen the comments Richard and others have posted here. My title is based solely on my experience with BMW's since my first in 1983, a 320i.

The last...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 11-11-2012, 06:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,987
Posted By M3Woody
Dealer Appointment

Hi Richard,

I will just wait and see how the dealer appointment goes on Thursday. Not looking forward to the 2nd visit for the same issues. I'll post the results here once I get the X3 back. ...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 11-09-2012, 08:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,987
Posted By M3Woody
Unhappy Spongy Brakes

Just curious if anyone else has any problem with the brakes on their 2012 X3 28. The brakes on my wife's have always felt soft and lack the feel of a BMW brake system I am used to now after a variety...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 04-17-2012, 02:13 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,872
Posted By M3Woody
Add ours to the list!

We have a 2012 X3 28i with the convenience option that we picked up via the Performance Center Delivery program in February. A couple of times now my wife has come back in before she left for work...
Forum: General BMW 03-01-2012, 08:33 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,942
Posted By M3Woody
Thumbs up Great Experience with VOB

We just took delivery of my wife's 2012 X3 utilizing the Performance Delivery Center option but the vehicle was purchased at VOB BMW and they were Great to deal with. They beat every other dealers...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-01-2012, 08:28 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,980
Posted By M3Woody
Well Actually.....

I don't like the vehicle based NAV systems and here is a perfect example of why: First and foremost I feel that having a 8" multifunction screen in the dash out of the drivers direct line of sight...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-29-2012, 07:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 6,284
Posted By M3Woody
15K no problem

I began using synthetic lubricants (not just engine oil) in a DeTomaso Pantera in 1974. I regularly did oil analysis to monitor the condition of the oil in that car as well as the other cars I owned...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-29-2012, 07:07 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,980
Posted By M3Woody
Agree.... Again

Once Again Bren and I are on the same page! I've never had a car with it and honestly can't imagine why it would be needed.

IMNSHO Part of the problem here in the USA is anyone with a pulse and...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-28-2012, 08:35 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,980
Posted By M3Woody
Angry PArt of a package

Bren is correct. It is available as part of a package under code: EXOA (Exemption of accountability) or you could just focus on actually DRIVING and not expect the vehicle to handle all your...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 02-26-2012, 06:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,846
Posted By M3Woody
After our searh,,,,

The X3 won us over based on several points with the Bumper to Bumper service being just one. We had the Bumper/Bumper service on her 04 325Ci and it was a very nice program.:thumbup:

We did not...
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 02-15-2012, 09:39 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,711
Posted By M3Woody
Finally.......

We have arrived in Greenville, SC to begin our PCD ecperience and take delivery of my wife's new X3. She has been under so much pressure at work that I don't think she had time to even give her new...
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 01-31-2012, 07:23 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 878
Posted By M3Woody
Wrong Forum for your question. This is for folks...

Wrong Forum for your question. This is for folks who are picking up their new vehicles using the Performance Center Delivery program.

I think you will get more responses to this type of question...
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 01-31-2012, 07:14 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,146
Posted By M3Woody
Us Too!

We pick up my wifes X 2.8 on the 16th as well. Look forward to meeting you there!:D
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-19-2012, 08:46 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,164
Posted By M3Woody
Depends on your state.....

And if they have a reciprocal agreement with the state where you make the purchase. If they have that agreement you may be required to pay the sales tax for your state when you purchase the car and...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-19-2012, 08:39 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,164
Posted By M3Woody
Thumbs up VOB BMW Best price I got from anyone and no...

VOB BMW

Best price I got from anyone and no extra fees, charges, add-ons etc. I originally spoke with David Strassman the manager and he passed the sale to a CA.
Forum: General BMW 01-18-2012, 09:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,391
Posted By M3Woody
If you re-read my post......

I said the same thing most of you are saying! I'll address all the post after mine here rather than individually. My opinions are based on my experiences driving a variety of cars on a variety of...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-18-2012, 10:04 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,164
Posted By M3Woody
Thumbs up We ordered my wife's new X3 from a dealer in...

We ordered my wife's new X3 from a dealer in Maryland at about $500.00 over cost from various websites. I concern myself more with what my out of pocket cost is and they were about $1100.00 less...
Forum: General BMW 01-18-2012, 09:45 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,391
Posted By M3Woody
Unhappy $$$$$$ MONEY $$$$$$$ Seems the Motorsport...

$$$$$$ MONEY $$$$$$$

Seems the Motorsport concept from the early days has given way to the quest for more profits by watering down the performance of early "M" cars like the E30 M3 (the Real M3)...
Forum: General BMW 01-17-2012, 08:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,940
Posted By M3Woody
Your CA should have the latest and most accurate...

Your CA should have the latest and most accurate updates for the actual status of your build. The BMWUSA website and the 800 number are both inaccurate in my experience and worse they don't even...
Forum: General BMW 01-09-2012, 11:18 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,230
Posted By M3Woody
To Identify.....

IF you want to identify the exact model of the car you can visit:

www.realoem.com

There is a field after "Serial Number" where you can put in the last 7 digits of the VIN

Then click on...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-06-2012, 04:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,694
Posted By M3Woody
Ours is Done....?

The 800 number info says it was transfered to the point of entry today. For us that means it is through production and awaiting our PCD delivery on February 16th. Of course if you do the BMWUSA...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 01-06-2012, 04:16 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,800
Posted By M3Woody
Thumbs up We Did......

Sort of.

We spoke with Costco about purchasing through them. At the time (November 2011) they told us the closest BMW dealer was in Rockville, MD. I called and spoke with the dealer and he said...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 01-04-2012, 10:33 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,625
Posted By M3Woody
Thumbs up Welcome & Congrats!

Andi,

:thumbup:Congratulations on your new (to You) BMW and Welcome to the Bimmerfest Forums. I see you have already weathered some uncalled for condescending comments. Rest assured they are out...
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 01-04-2012, 10:12 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,731
Posted By M3Woody
Hope you post your experience here for those of...

Hope you post your experience here for those of us still waiting!

Our PCD date is 2/16 and my wife is getting anxious and excited at the same time. Excited to get her new X3 and anxious that...
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