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Forum: E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010) 04-15-2015, 07:02 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 348
Posted By innovativeit
When tires have been driven while underinflated,...

When tires have been driven while underinflated, the inner and outer grooves will wear faster than the middle of the tire so under-inflation may have been the only problem for those tires.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-12-2015, 01:02 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,255
Posted By innovativeit
The cars that I've seen locally in inventory have...

The cars that I've seen locally in inventory have not been ordered with black wheels. I have seen a few customer ordered cars with black wheels.
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 04-09-2015, 05:11 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 960
Posted By innovativeit
As a Bears fan, I'd like to see Briggs wearing...

As a Bears fan, I'd like to see Briggs wearing green and gold this year.
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 04-08-2015, 04:31 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 960
Posted By innovativeit
My Sales Manager and I spent several weeks going...

My Sales Manager and I spent several weeks going around and around with BMWNA. In the end my options were Silverstone Metallic week 13, Tanzanite Blue week 16 ($1900), Sahkir Orange week 26. Custom...
Forum: European Delivery 04-08-2015, 12:36 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,895
Posted By innovativeit
Great looking car! I tried to order my M3 SO...

Great looking car! I tried to order my M3 SO with Silverstone but missed the cutoff by a couple of days. I was offered SO for week 26 so I settled for Silverstone/Silverstone week 13. Your...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-06-2015, 05:37 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 568
Posted By innovativeit
+1 Thank you for the memories!

+1 Thank you for the memories!
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 04-03-2015, 03:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 707
Posted By innovativeit
You should ask your Sales Manager to check with...

You should ask your Sales Manager to check with his regional rep. I wanted a Sakhir Orange M3 and was told it would be available for Week 26 but I ended up with Silverstone Week 13.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-27-2015, 10:12 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 461
Posted By innovativeit
For my last step, I pressed the button in the car...

For my last step, I pressed the button in the car three times holding it for approximately two or three seconds each time. For me, it started working on the 3rd press.
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 03-19-2015, 05:44 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 811
Posted By innovativeit
I originally ordered a Mineral Gray M3 with a...

I originally ordered a Mineral Gray M3 with a production week of 2/23/2015 (week 9); however, I tried to change it to Sakhir Orange on 2/9/2015. BMW suspended SO due to paint adherence problems that...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-18-2015, 03:54 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,057
Posted By innovativeit
Yes, I've had the same problem all day long while...

Yes, I've had the same problem all day long while out running errands.
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 03-17-2015, 05:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 742
Posted By innovativeit
I know the feeling. I had to have the windshield...

I know the feeling. I had to have the windshield on our M4 replaced after just 300 miles due to a rock thrown up by a truck. My worst incident was when a truck threw off a tire retread that did $11K...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 03-15-2015, 05:48 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 416
Posted By innovativeit
Good looking car! Enjoy learning its nuances and...

Good looking car! Enjoy learning its nuances and driving it.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-15-2015, 05:45 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,524
Posted By innovativeit
It may be the nature of the business but I do not...

It may be the nature of the business but I do not have to like spending hundreds of dollars and days of travel to make presentations and prepare detailed proposals only to find out later that the...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-14-2015, 11:03 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,524
Posted By innovativeit
You're absolutely right. The CA in Houston was...

You're absolutely right. The CA in Houston was able to give a customer in which he/she had made virtually no investment of time and who was "out of market" a better deal. It happens all of the time.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-14-2015, 09:42 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,524
Posted By innovativeit
It's one thing to compete and lose on price with...

It's one thing to compete and lose on price with products that perform similar functions but are from different manufacturers; however, this is identical to the folks that go into Best Buy and use...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F36 (2012 - current) 03-14-2015, 06:43 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,524
Posted By innovativeit
I have no idea what your experience in learning...

I have no idea what your experience in learning about BMWs entailed; however, after thinking about your comments for the last 30 minutes, I'll take the unpopular position of trying to understand how...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 03-05-2015, 10:24 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 919
Posted By innovativeit
Congratulations on your fine, new car. I'm...

Congratulations on your fine, new car. I'm looking forward to your Mineral White pictures.
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-04-2015, 10:37 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,723
Posted By innovativeit
Occhi, If you believe that there were...

Occhi,

If you believe that there were excess miles driven on your car, you should certainly bring that to the attention of your SA. I just don't think it was due to "joy riding". As for the nail...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - current) 03-04-2015, 06:06 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,723
Posted By innovativeit
You sound fairly upset. There isn't sufficient...

You sound fairly upset. There isn't sufficient information upon which to offer a full opinion; however, I do have a few comments.


$20 probably buys 6 gallons of premium gas so it should have...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 03-03-2015, 06:54 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 928
Posted By innovativeit
Yes, it's amazing how well it looks after it's...

Yes, it's amazing how well it looks after it's completed. As a side note, my step-daughter's Honda got caught in a hail storm and they used paintless dent repair on 40 or 50 "dings". The car looked...
Forum: F80/F82/F83 M3 and M4 (2015 - Current) 03-02-2015, 07:16 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 928
Posted By innovativeit
Yes, I get just as irritated. I park away from...

Yes, I get just as irritated. I park away from other cars and still come out and find a ding. Plus, it costs me $75 for each one with paintless dent repair.
Forum: European Delivery 02-26-2015, 03:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 907
Posted By innovativeit
Joemg, beautiful car! Is that Tanzanite Blue or...

Joemg, beautiful car! Is that Tanzanite Blue or a different color? Thank you.
Forum: Dealer Feedback / Vehicle Problems 02-23-2015, 06:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 868
Posted By innovativeit
I don't represent a dealer; however, the Service...

I don't represent a dealer; however, the Service Manager at my local BMW store has always been readily available to step into conversations related to customer issues/questions.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-22-2015, 05:50 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 532
Posted By innovativeit
On the cars we have, if I add another destination...

On the cars we have, if I add another destination without ending the previous navigation, the Navigation asks me whether it should replace the previous destination or add the new one as a waypoint. I...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-17-2015, 01:02 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 963
Posted By innovativeit
Since the 45 in 245/45X19 is a percentage and not...

Since the 45 in 245/45X19 is a percentage and not a height, the difference in sidewall height between the 40 and 45 aspect tires would be approximately 12 mm (1/2") instead of 5 mm.
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