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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-07-2017, 06:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 262
Posted By gks314
You can download (at least for iOS) an app called...

You can download (at least for iOS) an app called BMW Driver's Guide. You will need to enter your VIN to download the appropriate manuals. Before I had my personal VIN, I searched online dealers...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-01-2017, 02:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 428
Posted By gks314
See if this is it ...

See if this is it

https://youtu.be/9vL6AXAWQG0
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 02-28-2017, 03:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 569
Posted By gks314
Break-in after PCD

(I posted in the F30 forum since this doesn't specifically apply to PCD)

I'll be taking the long way home (this is putting it mildly) from SC back to Dallas at the end of March.
I'll be spending...
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 02-28-2017, 03:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 835
Posted By gks314
Thanks Miata! I'm glad you were able to notice...

Thanks Miata!
I'm glad you were able to notice the mixup and were able to correct it.
I think, in summary, that the best way to confirm is through BMW Genius.
When are you picking yours up?
It...
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 02-23-2017, 07:54 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,317
Posted By gks314
I'm leaving 3/29/17 for a 3/30/17 delivery. I'm...

I'm leaving 3/29/17 for a 3/30/17 delivery. I'm happy to take it if you need me to.
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 02-01-2017, 10:59 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,025
Posted By gks314
Gotcha. I'm picking up a PCD car late March...

Gotcha. I'm picking up a PCD car late March (3/30) so I've been reading old threads on the issue. I ordered (paid deposit) on Jan 11, so it looks like I was inadvertently cutting it close.
Surely...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 02-01-2017, 10:43 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,025
Posted By gks314
But the advantage of applying on 3/1 (instead of...

But the advantage of applying on 3/1 (instead of 3/18 in this example) is that the car gets built (presumably) 17 days earlier making the June 4th delivery (again, using this example) less likely to...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-31-2017, 04:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 841
Posted By gks314
Awesome news! I'm no expert, as this is my first...

Awesome news! I'm no expert, as this is my first BMW, but at this point I don't think the Track My BMW is going to be of much help anymore.
I'm sure you've seen this, but if not, it's an excellent...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 01-31-2017, 03:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 841
Posted By gks314
When I login it does show me the timeline...

When I login it does show me the timeline (production ends, for example). Is this the tracking you are after?
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 01-20-2017, 03:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 835
Posted By gks314
So I got the email today (Jan 20) confirming the...

So I got the email today (Jan 20) confirming the March 30 Performance Center delivery date.
I had placed the order (paid my deposit) at the dealer on Jan 11. I think the PCD actually had the 3/30...
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 01-18-2017, 07:08 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 835
Posted By gks314
Perfect! I'll wait to hear from my CA or PCD for...

Perfect! I'll wait to hear from my CA or PCD for a few more days. If I haven't heard by then, I'll call.
Thanks for the great info.
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 01-18-2017, 06:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 835
Posted By gks314
Absolutely will. But I'm kinda interested in...

Absolutely will. But I'm kinda interested in seeing it for myself (online, I guess) or hearing it from a third party (maybe BMW genius). I'm sure it will all be fine, but I really like to...
Forum: Performance Center Delivery 01-18-2017, 06:16 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 835
Posted By gks314
How to confirm that car is set for PCD?

My first BMW just ordered, I'm curious about how to confirm that the car will be sent not to my dealer, but to SC.
The order is in the very early stages, though I do have a production number.
...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 01-05-2017, 04:27 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,735
Posted By gks314
Dang it. But I had to wait to be sure MY...

Dang it. But I had to wait to be sure MY year-end was going to be OK, too. :)

Kamdog:
Great point. I'll take into consideration the loaner program. This is another reason why in an ideal world...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 01-04-2017, 09:08 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,735
Posted By gks314
That's exactly what I'm looking for. I want it...

That's exactly what I'm looking for. I want it to be a mutually beneficial relationship.
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 01-02-2017, 08:16 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,735
Posted By gks314
Td: thank you so much for the kind words, but it...

Td: thank you so much for the kind words, but it seems like a Dallas dealership make a lot of sense.

David: Great advice, and and I'm going to heed it.

I'll post a followup.

Thanks again.
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 01-02-2017, 07:22 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,735
Posted By gks314
For sure, i do NOT want to waste anyone's time,...

For sure, i do NOT want to waste anyone's time, and I would (will) absolutely give the local CA every opportunity to make the sale. Frankly, I'd value a relationship (this will be the first of many...
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 01-02-2017, 07:13 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,735
Posted By gks314
That one will need to wait. But it WILL happen.

That one will need to wait. But it WILL happen.
Forum: Ask-A-BMW-Dealer 01-02-2017, 03:10 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,735
Posted By gks314
How to begin?

I'm in the market to finally lease my first BMW.
It will almost certainly need to be ordered (nothing special, just a well-optioned 330i) and I have configured it on the BMWUSA website.

Should...
Forum: European Delivery 12-17-2016, 09:10 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,076
Posted By gks314
Was it hard (or nerve-wracking) driving into...

Was it hard (or nerve-wracking) driving into (and, especially, in) Paris?
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-18-2016, 06:27 PM
Replies: 182
Views: 9,028
Posted By gks314
To the OP, I honestly do not want to sound...

To the OP,
I honestly do not want to sound condescending (understanding that a disclaimer like that will likely result in sounding condescending), but if my 15 yo (whom I am currently teaching to...
Forum: European Delivery 11-14-2012, 08:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,779
Posted By gks314
Wow! We are planning a similar route, and a...

Wow! We are planning a similar route, and a similar timeframe, but for 2014 probably.

Tentative (very) itinerary includes:
Munich
Salzburg
Innsbruck
Como
Genoa
Aix
Drop off in Nice
Forum: European Delivery 09-26-2012, 07:24 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,133
Posted By gks314
Do you know if it's possible to get all-seasons...

Do you know if it's possible to get all-seasons on an ED F30?
Forum: European Delivery 09-20-2012, 09:18 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,780
Posted By gks314
Great post and pics! And beautiful car! I'm...

Great post and pics! And beautiful car!

I'm planning a Nice drop-off, too, next year. Would you recommend dropping off the car before we tour the city for a couple of days? You mentioned that...
Forum: European Delivery 08-03-2012, 07:59 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 6,956
Posted By gks314
I notice you're from Dallas; me too. If you...

I notice you're from Dallas; me too. If you don't mind my asking, which dealership did you use?
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