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Forum: F06 Gran Coupe (2013 - Current) Yesterday, 03:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 427
Posted By mg650
Congratulations on the new ride! Car looks sweet.

Congratulations on the new ride! Car looks sweet.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) Yesterday, 10:19 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 361
Posted By mg650
2013 550 xdrive 29,000 miles no powertrain...

2013 550 xdrive 29,000 miles no powertrain issues. At 14,000 miles on this oil change and have only had to add 3/4 quart and its at the full line. Drive it hard in and out of nyc. Only issues...
Forum: F06 Gran Coupe (2013 - Current) 02-27-2015, 02:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 180
Posted By mg650
Allright - sounds like a unanimous decision. ...

Allright - sounds like a unanimous decision. Lease it is - really appreciate everyone's suggestions. I agree the lease is cheap insurance against what could (will) be huge depreciation.

The...
Forum: F06 Gran Coupe (2013 - Current) 02-27-2015, 11:25 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 180
Posted By mg650
Lease v buy for 650GC

Would like a quick survey of what others have done with this particular car. I am fine with either direction from a cash outlay perspective but trying to decide if I want the residual risk for...
Forum: General BMW 02-26-2015, 01:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 156
Posted By mg650
Current cars have Valentine One which has become...

Current cars have Valentine One which has become completely obsolete. New car coming shortly and will get belltronics Stir built in and antilaser priority laser jamming. I will miss the...
Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 02-25-2015, 01:21 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,534
Posted By mg650
Are most of you guys DIY'ing the in between...

Are most of you guys DIY'ing the in between changes?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-23-2015, 08:07 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 366
Posted By mg650
Ive had this question about running staggered on...

Ive had this question about running staggered on AWD. If I understand correctly it works but wheel circumference must be within 5%. Is this accurate?
Forum: F06 Gran Coupe (2013 - Current) 02-23-2015, 07:55 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 436
Posted By mg650
you can say that again. I hit a pothole on FDR...

you can say that again. I hit a pothole on FDR drive this morning in the 550 and was surprised I didnt knock loose a filling. Surprisingly the tire (Goodyear LS2 ) held up and didnt even bubble...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-22-2015, 01:42 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,059
Posted By mg650
Current bmw offer is 519 a month on this car. Is...

Current bmw offer is 519 a month on this car. Is for a 55000 msrp car. You get 10k miles but put down 3 grand. Youqr deal feels pretty similar to this when you factor everything in.

Few...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-22-2015, 01:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 177
Posted By mg650
Do you have active roll stabilization? This...

Do you have active roll stabilization? This happened to me once in a car (650 vert) that had this feature and it was malfunctioning. The amount of roll increased tremendously.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-22-2015, 06:19 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 519
Posted By mg650
I always interpreted that as combo of adding port...

I always interpreted that as combo of adding port installed features and loading it onto trucks to final destination.
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 02-21-2015, 03:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 829
Posted By mg650
Just went with the Michelin Pilot Super Sport...

Just went with the Michelin Pilot Super Sport PS2's off tire rack. Order to delivery was very quick althogh they're definitely not the cheaper option.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-21-2015, 02:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 190
Posted By mg650
Working fine on my end in USA. Was able to log...

Working fine on my end in USA. Was able to log in and see existing cars and status of my newbuild.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-21-2015, 02:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 236
Posted By mg650
It seems like an OK deal. I am always so...

It seems like an OK deal. I am always so skeptical of loaner and rental cars though because I think they tend to be used and abused. However you are covered by warranty and are leasing so you're...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 02-20-2015, 06:45 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 533
Posted By mg650
This is true to a point. But there is still a...

This is true to a point. But there is still a market for these things and dealers can over or under price it. I may like this car 45k worth but if the market for it is 39 i am going to be really...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-20-2015, 06:34 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 278
Posted By mg650
Leave it floored....and congrats on the new ride.

Leave it floored....and congrats on the new ride.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-19-2015, 11:55 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,042
Posted By mg650
They should give you the 8%. I was offered...

They should give you the 8%. I was offered same deal to be grandfathered on any new incentives that come along on my 650 (on the boat now).

I wouldnt be so fussed over a car wash though.
Forum: F06 Gran Coupe (2013 - Current) 02-19-2015, 08:25 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 436
Posted By mg650
Recognizing you went non-RFT - did you stick with...

Recognizing you went non-RFT - did you stick with the standard tire size? Seeing a few posts from others where they upsied the sidewalls slightly. Based on your reaction it seems that may not be...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 02-15-2015, 12:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 898
Posted By mg650
charger's great if there are periods where you ...

charger's great if there are periods where you dont use the car for weeks or months although less so for a daily driver. Still nice to have around.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 02-14-2015, 09:03 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,472
Posted By mg650
Congrats on a great deal and an awesome car! The...

Congrats on a great deal and an awesome car! The bmw leather is very durable. Ours has gotten massively messy but always cleans up line new. All weather mats are critical. we've used black...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 02-14-2015, 06:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 533
Posted By mg650
For what its worth- in april paid 45 for a 2011...

For what its worth- in april paid 45 for a 2011 m3 convertible. 6sp manual but no competition package. 30k miles and original msrp of 81. Clearly not apples to apples but a data point nonetheless. ...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 02-14-2015, 05:54 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,340
Posted By mg650
always interesting to think about this stuff. ...

always interesting to think about this stuff.
A) do you wanna get out of the car you have now/will you be happier in something different?
B). If a is yes, then best advice here is let the money do...
Forum: F06 Gran Coupe (2013 - Current) 02-14-2015, 05:25 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 436
Posted By mg650
Thanks all for the advice here. Will...

Thanks all for the advice here. Will definitely do some combo of these recommendations. Seems ridiculous on one hand to go through these machinations for 1 inch in wheel diameter but the car...
Forum: F06 Gran Coupe (2013 - Current) 02-14-2015, 05:39 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 436
Posted By mg650
Great advice- thanks much. One more question-...

Great advice- thanks much. One more question- with the non run-flats do you guys have a "mobility-kit" or have you found a spare option (i guess the 3rd option is hoping for the best)? The...
Forum: F06 Gran Coupe (2013 - Current) 02-13-2015, 01:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 436
Posted By mg650
Very helpful. Does your wheel and tire...

Very helpful. Does your wheel and tire insurance cover both sets of tires, or just the 20's?

Every auto mag review i have read suggests the 20's are a rough ride - but I really haven't had...
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