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Forum: European Delivery 01-26-2015, 08:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 382
Posted By pharding
I would drop Bern and add Zurich which is on your...

I would drop Bern and add Zurich which is on your way to Intelaken.
Forum: European Delivery 01-26-2015, 08:46 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 766
Posted By pharding
That is not enough time in Berlin. I would bag...

That is not enough time in Berlin. I would bag Amsterdam and allocate that time to Berlin. That is just an incredible amount of wonderful things to see and do in Berlin.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-25-2015, 07:12 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 369
Posted By pharding
My BMW dealership< Elmhurst BMW, has the Hunter...

My BMW dealership< Elmhurst BMW, has the Hunter Road Force. Is there any advantage in having it done there other than convenience?
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - current) 01-24-2015, 02:10 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,500
Posted By pharding
WRONG !!!!!! We have owned 7 BMW's. Presently...

WRONG !!!!!!
We have owned 7 BMW's. Presently we have a 2014 X3 and a 2014 550i. The workmanship of the X3 is inferior to German manufactured BMWs. Our X3 had an headliner that not installed...
Forum: European Delivery 01-24-2015, 01:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 265
Posted By pharding
It is my understanding that the X1 will be...

It is my understanding that the X1 will be produced in Germany. Not the US at this time. Typically US bound BMWs do not enter production until approximately 6 months after they are released in...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-23-2015, 06:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 369
Posted By pharding
What is the absolute best way to balance wheels?

What is the absolute best way to balance wheels? Where do you have it done?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-23-2015, 06:33 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 642
Posted By pharding
I have the B+O Sound System and the LED...

I have the B+O Sound System and the LED headlights.On my 2011 550i I had the HK system. If you are in to audio the B+O System sounds noticeably better and looks ultra cool. If you are into value HK...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-17-2015, 06:29 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,608
Posted By pharding
The vast majority of BMW owners are extremely...

The vast majority of BMW owners are extremely happy with the car and the company. In general if one is happy people tend to not to post. People by nature tend to be most vocal if they have a...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-17-2015, 07:25 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,608
Posted By pharding
Please don't feed this troll. This is a F10...

Please don't feed this troll. This is a F10 message board not a 7 series board. dbs60 posts ludicrous comments that unrelated to the F10.
Forum: European Delivery 01-17-2015, 07:08 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,597
Posted By pharding
If we did so here in the US, within the first 12...

If we did so here in the US, within the first 12 months half of the driving population would be either in heaven or the hospital. The German drivers on the Autobahn are generally very professional...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-15-2015, 05:45 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,608
Posted By pharding
Well that is certainly bizarre advice. Obviously...

Well that is certainly bizarre advice. Obviously the original poster has thought through a major purchase and is excited about his choice. Trolling dbs600 seeks introduce buyers remorse just to be...
Forum: European Delivery 01-10-2015, 08:42 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,715
Posted By pharding
That is definitely the best possible outcome. In...

That is definitely the best possible outcome. In 2004 on a BMW Euro Delivery some fool backed into my 545i in Cinque Terra Italy. The VPC fixed it in the US. It was flawless and indistinguishable...
Forum: European Delivery 01-09-2015, 06:03 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,715
Posted By pharding
Cheesy ad links in Bimmerfest Posts

Why are words underlined and slimy links inserted that take one to Amazon? this is disgusting. Look for underlined words and click on them they take you to Amazon products. Please complain.
Forum: European Delivery 01-09-2015, 05:55 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,715
Posted By pharding
BMWs are on occasion damaged in transit to the...

BMWs are on occasion damaged in transit to the VPC. They are routinely repaired at the VPC body shop and no one knows the difference. Your choices are insist on a replacement car from the dealer BMW....
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-04-2015, 08:13 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 936
Posted By pharding
I have one and I use it frequently. It is awesome...

I have one and I use it frequently. It is awesome and works well.
Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 01-01-2015, 09:51 AM
Replies: 253
Views: 20,926
Posted By pharding
I do not care for the corner creases at the front...

I do not care for the corner creases at the front and rear corners. The relationship of the front headlights and grille surround are clumsy in the opinion of this architect.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 01-01-2015, 09:45 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 446
Posted By pharding
Not true. The Life Cycle Impulse Upgrades were...

Not true. The Life Cycle Impulse Upgrades were substantial and introduced many, many refinements. I owned both so I am well informed.
Forum: European Delivery 01-01-2015, 09:31 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,178
Posted By pharding
You need your insurance at the time you take...

You need your insurance at the time you take re-delivery in the US.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-30-2014, 05:39 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,188
Posted By pharding
The version that was released to the dealer...

The version that was released to the dealer solves 95% of the problems with the 6 and 6+ but not all.
Forum: European Delivery 12-30-2014, 05:33 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,663
Posted By pharding
They will not be in your car when you pick it up....

They will not be in your car when you pick it up. The Germans are thorough and meticulous.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-28-2014, 05:14 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,492
Posted By pharding
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=...

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=780057
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-28-2014, 11:26 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,492
Posted By pharding
I suggest that OP drive current 2015 5ers. The...

I suggest that OP drive current 2015 5ers. The suspensions change from year to to year slightly. Even if you had to travel to do so it would be worth it. All suspensions change as the car is driven....
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-27-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,492
Posted By pharding
The ride of the F10 is influenced by the tires...

The ride of the F10 is influenced by the tires and wheels. I have have 2014 550i M-Sport with the 704 sport suspension and I am quite happy with it.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-27-2014, 02:02 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,017
Posted By pharding
6+ does not fit in the cup holder of the F10.

6+ does not fit in the cup holder of the F10.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 12-27-2014, 08:32 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 2,636
Posted By pharding
With global warming on average we get less and...

With global warming on average we get less and less snow. Winter wheels and tires on a RWD BMW work great.
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